12 hrs ago
Day of Sun Celebrated in Peru
A national meeting took place in Lima, Peru on April 11 to celebrate the birth anniversary of President Kim Il Sung.
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16 hrs ago
Pope leads Good Friday services
Thousands of Christians gathered at one of Rome's most famous landmarks Friday night as Pope Francis led the Catholic ceremony known as the Stations of the Cross at the Colosseum.
17 hrs ago
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Fake Morning-After Pills Found In Peru May Hint At Bigger Problem
A survey of emergency contraceptives in Lima, Peru, turned up worrying results: More than a quarter were either counterfeit or defective.
21 hrs ago
12 UNESCO sites most Americans will never see
Sure, plenty of people visit the UNESCO World Heritage sites of London, Paris, Rome, the Taj Mahal, Yosemite, but far fewer U.S. travelers seek out equally fascinating cities, monuments and attractions in widely overlooked parts of the world? For World Heritage Day , here are a few spots that you should consider - if only to go somewhere in the ... (more)
Thu Apr 17, 2014
The Star Online
Get moving! Septuagenarian goes the extra mile to encourage people to exercise
Datuk Sieh Kok Chi is actively involved in Move Malaysia, a programme that aims to motivate Malaysians to be physically active.
The Wichita Eagle
Peru volcano prompts evacuation of 4,000
In this April 20, 2006, file photo, a group of Alpacas run while the Ubinas Volcano, background, 760 kilometers southeast of the capital of Lima, Peru, spews acid-laden ash and vapors.
Josie, 80, travelling to Peru to champion education
An 80-year-old woman who gave birth to four, adopted 11 and fostered 69 children is sharing her child development skills with education officials in South America.
17th-century coins unearthed in Carbonear
Archaeology students from Memorial University in St. John's excavate at the site of an early 18th-century planter settlement at Crockers' Cove.- Images are copyrighted to Dr Peter Pope, Dept.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
BIG Cola meets BIG Buddhism: 'AJE isn't your typical capitalist company'
AJE's CMO and Zen Buddhist master Jorge Lopez Doriga tells BeverageDaily.com that AJE 'isn't your typical capitalist company', although flag brand BIG Cola is the fourth best-selling soft drink worldwide.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Miguel Chevalier Transforms a Former Church Into a Colorful Pixelated ...
Artist Miguel Chevalier transformed the entire floor of the former Sacred Heart of Casablanca Church into a mesmerizing pixelated Magic Carpet .
Unsafe abortion kills nearly 50,000 a year, "intolerable" toll-NGO
Activists dressed in red lie on the ground demanding women's rights, gender equality and the right to abortion, during a protest in front of the Congress in Lima, Peru.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Mario Testino, one of the world's most well-known and influential photographers and a native of Lima, Peru, has been named President of the Board of World Monuments Fund Peru , the organization's first office in South America, by Bonnie Burnham, President of World Monuments Fund .
The New Zealand Herald
Tuesday, April 22
1529 - Treaty of Saragossa defines interests of Spain and Portugal in the Pacific; Spain gives up claim to the East Indies.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
Chile fire kills at least 12 people
LIMA, Peru--A fire that started Saturday swept through parts of the historic Chilean port city of Valparaiso, leaving at least 12 dead, hundreds of homes destroyed and forcing the evacuation of thousands of people.
Captial Cities exclusive: What you don't know about 'Safe and Sound' the song
For what is one of the hottest songs on the radio today, " Safe and Sound ", from the group Capital Cities, has made quite an impact in the music world, and one of the biggest reasons why is the combination of beat, melody and the most memorable trumpet line we've ever heard.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
The Charlotte Observer
Peru state a violent 'mini-dictatorship'
In this April 7, 2014 photo, police stand guard outside the auditorium in Chimbote, Peru.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Combine Solicitation - Internet Service Provided, Embassy in Lima, Peru
Digital bandwidth must be at 18Mbps. The Contractor shall furnish managerial, administrative, and direct labor personnel to accomplish all work as required in the contract.
Focus on Poverty: Cash for sound climate plans
Last week, SciDev.Net reported on the latest study by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change .
New Location and Theme for 3rd LatAm Mine Water Conference
For the third consecutive year, Fleming Gulf Conferences will be hosting the LatAm Mine Water Conference, offering participants comprehensive networking opportunities and key industry insights from regional experts.