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  1. Anti-mining Politician Freed from Jail in Peru Slams GovernmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Voice of America

    Peru's presidential candidate Gregorio Santos speaks next to candidate Keiko Fujimori at a presidential debate in Lima, April 3, 2016. Santos accuses the government of locking him up for two years in order to keep him from power.


  2. Ex- presidential candidate accused of graft releasedRead the original story

    Wednesday | Buenos Aires Herald

    The National Criminal Chamber of Peru has ordered the release of former presidential candidate and suspended governor of the Cajamarca region Gregorio Santos, who has spent over two years in prison awaiting trial while being investigated for corruption charges, according to his lawyer, Fernando Ugaz. The lawyer told local media that "Santos can leave today free" after the court overturned the decision issued on July 13 by Judge Zaida Prez, who had extendedthe preventive imprisonment of Santos for a second time until February 23, 2017.


  3. Eight Peruvian regional fibre networks to be operational by June 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | TeleGeography CommsUpdate

    Peru will have a total of eight regional fibre-optic backbone networks operational by mid-2017, TeleSemana writes, citing Jose Gallardo Ku, the head of the Ministry of Transport and Communications . The networks in Lambayeque - being rolled out by Movistar - Ayacucho, Huancavelica and Apurimac are expected to be completed by the end of the year, whilst systems in Cusco , Piura, Tumbes and Cajamarca are set to go live between January and June 2017.


  4. Peru: Vigilantes take the law into their own handsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Al Jazeera

    First, the the young man is forced to do 30 push-ups while being whipped on his back. When he finally gets up, exhausted, he is asked again to confess.


  5. Price Check: Duluth Coffee Company's Peru Cajamarca NorteRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2016 | Perfect Duluth Day

    ... devices, grinders and coffee brewed by the cup to order. Peru Cajamarca Norte is a full-city roast grown in Cajamarca, Peru. There is some oil on the surface of the bean, whereas light roasts have no oil and dark roasts are oily. Other ...


  6. Outbreak of Vibrio parahaemolyticus Sequence Type 120, Peru, 2009Read the original story

    Jun 16, 2016 | Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

    In 2009, an outbreak of Vibrio parahaemolyticus occurred in Piura, Cajamarca, Lambayeque, and Lima, Peru. Whole-genome sequencing of clinical and environmental samples from the outbreak revealed a new V. parahaemolyticus clone.


  7. Mine superpower status awaits Peru if new leader can woo farmersRead the original story

    Jun 10, 2016 | Cortez Journal News

    Arriving late to the mining boom helped Peru defy a global freeze on project spending as prices plunged.


  8. Peru's deadly gold mining conflicts test leadersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2016 | Yahoo!

    Both candidates running for president of Peru have vowed to create jobs and wealth. In a land of gold and copper, that means tackling deadly disputes over mining.


  9. Forgotten through time, ancient Kuelap in Peru an ethereal escapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2016 | The Globe and Mail

    Part cloud forest and part tropics, Kuelap is like a new world for a lover of unusual and distinctive places The taxi climbs endless switchbacks until we're level with the clouds. Then, after a two-kilometre walk to a breathless elevation of 3,000 metres, I'm a speck against the ancient and dramatic 20-metre-high stone walls of Kuelap, dubbed the Machu Picchu of the North.


  10. Recount confirms Fujimori's majority in Peru congressRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2016 | Buenos Aires Herald

    The final tally of votes in last April's general elections in Peru confirmed that the Popular Force party of presidential candidate Keiko Fujimori will have a majority in Congress with 73 legislators out of a total of 130 for the period 2016-2021. The National Office of Electoral Processes published the final count from the 77,307 ballots boxes, after contested cases had been resolved since the elections last April 10th which sees two presidential candidates headed to a runoff next month.


  11. Been to Trujillo, Chiclayo, Lambayeque, Cajamarca, or Chachapoyas, Peru?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | Ask MetaFilter

    I'm considering a trip to northern Peru this summer. I would love to hear from people who have been to Trujillo, Chiclayo, Lambayeque or Cajamarca recently, as well as from anyone who has been to Chachapoyas or to the site of Kuelap.


  12. 'Precious Metals Mining in Peru to 2020' is now available at Fast Market ResearchRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2016 |

    Peru has deposits of gold, silver, iron ore, coal, copper, zinc, lead, molybdenum and tin. The mining industry is important to the country's economy, having contributed 9.3% towards the country's gross domestic product in 2015.


  13. Secret sacrifice chamber found beneath 1,200-year-old temple:...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2016 | Daily Mail

    Secret sacrifice chamber found beneath 1,200-year-old temple: Contorted skeletons of women believed to have been offered to pre-Incan gods in bloodthirsty rituals are unearthed in Peru It is believed they were sacrificed and rituals at the time included decapitation and drinking of the victim's blood Buried beneath the remains of an ancient temple in the Pucala district of Peru, archaeologists have made a grisly discovery that yields among the first clues to 1,200-year-old sacrificial rituals. The bodies of six women, believed to have been ritually killed in a secret compound on the site of the temple, were found alongside the remains of a llama and ceramics.


  14. Archaeologists find remains of women sacrificed 1,000 years ago in PeruRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2016 | Jerusalem Post

    A team of Peruvian archaeologists have discovered the remains of at least six women who were believed to have been sacrificed some 1,000 years ago at an ancient ceremonial site in Peru's north. The remains were discovered during excavations at a temple in Lambayeque, some 750 kilometers north of Lima.


  15. #LASCWeds Talk: Mining Conflicts in Cajamarca (Peru), by Lynda SullivanRead the original story

    Jan 20, 2016 |

    In the northern highlands of Peru, in a region known as Cajamarca, indigenous-campesino communities are struggling to protect their land and their water supply from destruction. A multinational mining corporation, backed up by the World Bank, wants to turn the mountain lakes, the source of water for tens of thousands of subsistence farmers, into immense open pits.


  16. Peruvian woman caught cheating on her husband with her own nephew...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2016 | Daily Mail

    Peruvian woman caught cheating on her husband with her own nephew is whipped in public by village elder as punishment The woman is being whipped by a village elder, having been caught cheating on her husband with her own nephew. Punished: The woman is brought out in front of the village in the Cajamarca region in the northern Andes, Peru A video of the public punishment shows the woman, bending over as one of the female leaders of the community lifts up her skirt and hits her backside with a stick.


  17. Video shows bulls charging into crowds of people as part of a festival in PeruRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2016 | Daily Mail

    Slovenian-born Melania Trump speaks out to DEFEND husband Donald's immigration policies as she poses up in their penthouse It's NOT an H bomb: White House says evidence disproves North Korea's claim to have made ultimate weapon No passport, no flight: Driver's licenses from five states will no longer be valid to board a domestic flight EXCLUSIVE: Amy Winehouse's mother suspected the singer had Tourette's and reveals her tragic final days - she cut her face, stubbed cigarettes out on her cheek, lost teeth and bones stuck out of her knees More than half of Americans are just $500 away from a personal financial disaster and can't handle an unexpected emergency bill How to spot a black hole from your back garden: Researchers say astronomical phenomena CAN be seen using visible light EXCLUSIVE: 'I'm living day to day' - boyfriend's grief over sorority girl shot dead 'by Marine' after rap ... (more)


  18. 8 injured at running of the bulls event in PeruRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2016 |

    At least eight people were injured during an annual running of the bulls event that went awry in Huancavelica in Peru's Cusco province on Saturday. The event, where bulls are released into an open field, is part of a four-day religious festival held between December 30 and January 2. The bullfighting industry organises about 540 bullfights a year in Peru, mostly in the departments of Cajamarca, Lima, and Ancash.


  19. Bulls launch frenzied attack on screaming spectators after escaping during annual runRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2016 |

    A terrifying video has captured the moment a herd of rogue bulls gored a crowd of screaming spectators at a festival in Peru.


  20. Mark St. John Wright Buys 118,182 Shares of Inca One Gold Corp (IO) StockRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2015 |

    Inca One Gold Corp insider Mark St. John Wright acquired 118,182 shares of Inca One Gold Corp stock in a transaction on Wednesday, December 23rd. The stock was acquired at an average price of C$0.11 per share, with a total value of C$13,000.02.