3 days ago
Harper met with President Ollanta Humala and told reporters that "responsible development" is vital to creating jobs and economic growth in Peru.
22 days ago
The Peruvian diplomat, Rafael Roncagliolo, also called on the Union of South American Nations, of which his country is acting president, to issue a statement urging Maduro to exercise tolerance.
24 days ago
Police in Peru say the body of a Chilean man accused in the ritual killing of a 3-day-old boy in his homeland has been found hanging from a rope in an abandoned house.
86 days ago
Hand's mother said in Facebook postings Tuesday that the family had received phone calls from the U.S. Embassy and the Peruvian government saying the couple had been spotted in a remote village.
87 days ago
Relatives of a young California couple missing in Peru for more than a month have received unconfirmed reports the two young travelers may be in the Amazon jungle.
88 days ago
Archaeologists studying a small site at Peru's main sports center have dug up eight skeletons dating from at least 700 years ago and three others twice that old.
95 days ago
Authorities in Peru's southern mountains have returned to their families the remains of 26 people killed in fighting between the army and Shining Path rebels in the 1980s.
105 days ago
Video broadcast on Peruvian television showed muddy torrents tearing apart dirt streets.
107 days ago
The ministry oversees Peru's fishing industry and its ocean institute IMARPE examined the sea lion corpses, which were found on Bodegones beach in the northern state of Lambayeque beginning Jan. 13.
110 days ago
Phumpiu said Peru also is boosting the number of its inspectors, from 60 to 260 to begin with, along the 1,860-mile (3,000-kilometer) coastline and increasing fines for unauthorized catches.
137 days ago
Peruvian authorities say the heavy-lift chopper crashed Monday after taking off from the provincial capital of Pucallpa.It was owned by Columbia Helicopters of Portland, Oregon.
152 days ago
In a story that moved Dec. 9 and 23 about earthquake readiness in Lima, Peru, The Associated Press incorrectly listed the year and the magnitude of a quake that killed about 70,000 people.
153 days ago
"People are building with adobe just as they did in the 17th century," said Carlos Zavala, director of Lima's Japanese-Peruvian Center for Seismic Investigation and Disaster Mitigation.
156 days ago
Officials say the accident happened Tuesday in Cuzco province as Peruvian guides took three rafts down the rain-swollen Vilcanota River carrying tourists.
165 days ago
According to Fernandez, the Peruvian government is attempting to regulate and formalize the illegal mining in Madre de Dios, partly to recover tax revenue that is lost to the black market.
165 days ago
Guides then tell Peru's history through the tombs of presidents, prelates, poets, potentates and war heroes.
170 days ago
Two sea lions have been released into the bay off Peru's capital after being nursed back to health by environmental activists.
170 days ago
The Peruvian government wants the International Court of Justice to set a border that would give Peru sovereignty over a far larger part of the Pacific Ocean than it currently controls.
173 days ago
UN court hears Peru-Chile sea border dispute
178 days ago
It was the golden age of radio and World War II still raged when Maruja Venegas began broadcasting a show for Peru's children.