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Justice Caguioa assails SC ruling on De Lima.

Why did the majority of Supreme Court justices treat detained Sen. Leila de Lima differently from two plunder suspects—former President and currently Pampanga Rep. Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo and former Sen. Ramon Bong' Revilla Jr.? The post Justice Caguioa assails SC ruling on De Lima appeared first on Inquirer News.

- Philippine Daily Inquirer - PH

India rise to 105th spot in FIFA rankings; Peru, Spain in top 10.

Zurich, Oct 16 The Indian football team rose two spots to 105th position in the FIFA rankings released on Monday. Peru entered the top 10 spot for the first time while Spain climbed three places to enter the segment. India produced a dominating performance to thump Macau 4-1 in their fourth qualification match for the AFC ...

- Yahoo! News - US

Almenara Hospital: Cusco Doctor Gave Birth to Quadruplets.

The young mother, who had a high-risk pregnancy, was taken to Guillermo Almenara's Hospital where she gave birth to her four children.  The children were born with an average weight of 850 grams each and will remain in the Intensive Care Unit. José Calderón and Milagros Arriles are the doctors from Cusco who went through ...

- Peruthisweek - PE

Peruvian pastry chefs earn world record for giant chocolate bar.

Peruvian pastry chefs make the world's largest dark chocolate bar with nuts. The 7-by-3-metre confection has more than 900 kilograms of cocoa, and cost $97,000 to produce.

- ABC News - AU

Polis berdepan tindakan periksa warga asing tanpa imigresen.

KUALA LUMPUR, 16 Okt — Lima anggota Polis Diraja Malaysia yang didapati menjalankan pemeriksaan ke atas warga asing tanpa kebenaran di sekitar daerah Dang Wangi di sini, akan dikenakan tindakan tatatertib. Pengarah Jabatan Integriti dan...

- The Malay Mail - MY

Remaja ditahan ragut, tikam dada lima kali.

BUKIT MERTAJAM, 16 Okt — Seorang lelaki mengalami kecederaan parah selepas ditikam seorang remaja yang menyamun mangsa dalam kejadian di sebuah medan selera, di Jalan Alma, di sini, malam tadi. Ketua Polis Daerah Seberang Perai Tengah...

- The Malay Mail - MY

World Cup Intercontinental Playoff Dates Confirmed.

The news All Whites fans have been waiting to hear has finally arrived. New Zealand will face Peru in the Intercontinental Playoff and FIFA has confirmed the home leg will be staged at Westpac Stadium in Wellington on Saturday 11 November with kick-off ...

- Scoop NZ - NZ

De Lima calls on public to support the woman behind Pinoy Ako Blog.

Detained senator Leila de Lima on Sunday defended Jover Laurio, the woman behind Pinoy Ako Blog, which has been critical about the Duterte administration.

- GMA News - PH

Lima bulan kahwin, isteri tikam suami ketika bertengkar.

MUAR, 15 Okt — Seorang lelaki ditikam isterinya yang baru lima bulan dikahwininya ketika bertengkar di rumah mereka semalam. Dada Mohd Firdaus Md Salleh, 28, ditikam menggunakan pisau di ruang tamu rumah mereka sekitar jam 2 petang semalam,...

- The Malay Mail - MY

De Lima: Court had little choice but to acquit Army officer in Burgos case.

Senator Leila de Lima on Saturday said the local court could not be blamed for the dismissal of charges against a military officer accused in the disappearance of Jonas Burgos case.

- GMA News - PH

De Lima: Duterte a coward, ‘nasobrahan sa fentanyl’.

Senator Leila De Lima on Saturday called President Rodrigo Duterte a coward for not facing the accusations leveled against him, particularly the controversy surrounding his bank accounts.

- GMA News - PH

SC justices hit De Lima for ‘cavalier disregard of law’ in ‘premature’ plea

Supreme Court justices who upheld the warrant of arrest against Senator Leila de Lima on drug-related charges said she violated the rule against forum shopping and the procedure of the law when she prematurely contested her arrest before the high tribunal.

- GMA News - PH

Dr Hilmi: Hanya lima minit, tekan dada bawa maut

GEORGE TOWN, 14 OKT — Permainan menekan dada adalah berbahaya dan boleh menyebabkan kematian otak, kata Timbalan Menteri Kesihatan, Datuk Seri Dr Hilmi Yahaya. Beliau mengingatkan agar pelajar tidak menjadikan permainan berkenaan sebagai...

- The Malay Mail - MY

Leonen: SC ruling on De Lima arrest ‘deeply disturbing, unsettling’

The Supreme Court's ruling upholding the warrant of arrest against Senator Leila de Lima on drug-related charges is "deeply disturbing," Justice Marvic Leonen said in his dissenting opinion released on Friday.

- GMA News - PH

Peru vs. New Zealand: Confirmed Duel will be Played at the National Stadium

A lot was said about the location where the match would take place since Green Day's concert was scheduled at the same place. The controversy is over. It was announced that the Green Day concert in Lima has changed its venue, so the National Stadium will host the historic duel between Peru and New Zealand The post Peru vs. ...

- Peruthisweek - PE

Saturday Morning Coffee with Mr. Living in Peru

Dear friends, We have compiled some of the best images and video's published in the last couple of weeks to ensure Peru's participation in the 2018 World Cup in Russia. I hope you'll enjoy them as much as I did and if you have some, that we don't have here, please add them to the The post Saturday Morning Coffee with Mr. ...

- Peruthisweek - PE

De Lima's arraignment deferred anew

Muntinlupa Regional Trial Court Branch 205 Judge Amelia Fabros-Corpuz on Friday moved the arraignment of detained Sen. Leila de Lima and her coaccused, Jad Dera, to Nov. 24, five months after its initial schedule in June, following her motions of reconsideration on one of her illegal drug trade charges. The post De Lima's ...

- Philippine Daily Inquirer - PH

Uber will Stop Using Google Maps in Peru

Uber will start its own mapping of roads and highways in Peru. The system will be implemented before the end of the year. We had already seen some interesting technology advances during the year. The first one related to medical radiation, and the other one when Nasa used territory in Peru to test growing vegetables ...

- Peruthisweek - PE

New Miami auxiliary is first Peruvian-born US bishop

Vatican City, Oct 12, 2017 / 03:32 am .- On Thursday, Pope Francis named Fr. Enrique Delgado, who has a background in economics, as an auxiliary bishop for the Archdiocese of Miami, making him the first Peruvian bishop in the United States. Previously holding the position of pastor of Miami's Saint Katherine Drexel Parish ...

- Catholic News Agency - US

The Empowerement of Peruvian Women

Yesterday the world celebrated the international day of the girl child. Today, Fernando Calle reflects on the role of females in modern Peruvian society. I grew up in a middle-upper class home in Lima, Peru. Both my parents worked and shared responsibilities. So I came of age witnessing teamwork in action, my father running ...

- Peruthisweek - PE

Uruguayans Celebrate Peru's Chance to Qualify for World Cup Russia 2018

Through the loudspeakers of the stadium, it was informed that Peru achieved the fifth position by tying with Colombia and Uruguayan fans showed a lot of enthusiasm.  After tying their match against Colombia, the Peruvian team is in the fifth position of the table which means they still have one last chance to qualify for ...

- Peruthisweek - PE

Peru's Cabinet Seeks New Legislative Powers on Economy From Congress

The government of Peru's President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski said Thursday that it will request special powers to legislate economic policies from the opposition-ruled Congress, after growth slowed sharply during his first year in office. During a presentation in Congress, Prime Minister Mercedes Araoz said her cabinet wants to ...

- Voice of America - US

De Lima's arraignment on 'weakest' case deferred anew to Nov. 24

The Muntinlupa Regional Trial Court Branch 205 has reset again the arraignment of Senator Leila de Lima to resolve pending motions filed in court. The post De Lima's arraignment on 'weakest' case deferred anew to Nov. 24 appeared first on Inquirer News.

- Philippine Daily Inquirer - PH

Peru and Colombia players deny any agreement during Tuesday night's qualifier

Peru's Renato Tapia admitted discussing World Cup qualification with Colombia captain Radamel Falcao during their match on Tuesday night but denied making a pact. Falcao, who plays his club football for French Ligue 1 side Monaco, was seen in discussion with Peruvian players with his hand covering his mouth towards the end ...

- MercoPress - FK

The Best National Cocktails will be at Mistura 2017

Bars from Lima, Huacho, Huánuco, Cusco, and Lunahuaná will offer their best cocktails based on pisco and some other remarkable drinks at this year's food festival Mistura 2017. Visitors will also find refreshing and healthy drinks prepared with indigenous and ancestral products. Will there be something more delicious than ...

- Peruthisweek - PE

Peru and New Zealand will Ask to Modify Dates for Their Match

Both countries have agreed to apply in Zurich for a change in the schedule to play on 11th and 15th of November. Peru's last chance to qualify for the World Cup 2018 after tying with Colombia last Tuesday is scheduled for November 6; that is the day scheduled for the first match between Peru and The post Peru and New ...

- Peruthisweek - PE

Cusco: Possible Inca Archaeological Remains

The finding occurred at the border of the provinces of Calca and La Convención, in the Cusco region. They found remains formed by platforms, passages, walls, and even a stone dwelling. Cusco does not stop to amaze us and the world! A possible Inca citadel was discovered by neighbors of the sector of Sacramento, in The post ...

- Peruthisweek - PE

New Book by the Writer Dan Brown Arrives this Thursday to Peru

The best-selling book by the famous author will now be available in Peru at all bookstores. After being the number one author for his novel “The Da Vinci Code”, Dan Brown publishes “Origin” under the seal of Editorial Planeta. The new novel has already had its international launch in more than 50 ...

- Peruthisweek - PE

New Miami auxiliary is first Peruvian-born US bishop

Vatican City, Oct 12, 2017 / 03:32 am .- On Thursday Pope Francis named Fr. Enrique Delgado, who has a background in economics, as an auxiliary bishop for the Archdiocese of Miami, making him the first Peruvian bishop in the United States. Previously holding the position as pastor of the Miami's Saint Katherine Drexel ...

- Catholic News Agency - US

Bas elektrik di Putrajaya beroperasi tahun depan

PUTRAJAYA, 12 Okt — Putrajaya dijangka memiliki lima bas elektrik yang akan memulakan operasi di tiga laluan menjelang suku kedua tahun depan dalam fasa pertama. Pengarah urusan Green Energy Transportation Solution Global Bhd, Datuk Che...

- The Malay Mail - MY

Peruvian president calls for domestically manufactured naval platforms

Peruvian President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski on 8 October called for state-run shipyard Servicios Industriales de la Marina to continue manufacturing vessels for the Peruvian Navy . He specifically said construction of a second Makassar-class landing platform

- Jane’s - US

British parliamentarians visit Peru to promote trade, cooperation and security

A group of British Parliamentarians visited Peru during September. The group, comprised of six members of both the House of Lords and the House of Commons, travelled to Latin America to look specifically at parliamentary and bilateral relations between the UK and Peru. The groups´ members were drawn from a range of ...

- MercoPress - FK

Peru Ties Colombia 1-1 and will Play Against New Zealand to Go to Russia 2018

The Peru vs Colombia match was loaded with pressure and anxiety. James Rodríguez scored a goal for Colombia and Paolo Guerrero tied with a great free-kick goal.  Yesterday was a big day for the Peruvian team, there were so many emotions going on in the stadium as well as in different places around the country. The post ...

- Peruthisweek - PE

International Fund will Contribute to Settle Historical Debt with Native Communities

The Trust Fund on Land Tenure and Forests will contribute to promoting the collective rights of native communities over land. The project implemented by the SPDA in Peru allowed naming three native communities as owners. This work will continue on a larger scale in the next two years. The lack of legal certainty of the The ...

- Peruthisweek - PE

Plans for Eco-Touristic Development in Six Amarakaeri Communities have been Approved

More than one million soles will be destined to develop circuits of rural tourism in the reserve Amarakaeri. Eco-tourism is one of the best offers Peru has for visitors. A number of natural attractions it can provide people looking for natural views and ambiance are impressive. Some years have passed since eco-tourism ...

- Peruthisweek - PE

Gamarra Produced More than One Million Soccer Shirts for the Match against Colombia

In the first ten days of October, more than one million Peruvian soccer jerseys were produced. Garments sold during October could be more than 5 million. Fashion in Peru is a very important topic. Thanks to the great expectation of the Peru-Colombia match, during the first ten days of October, more than one million Peruvian ...

- Peruthisweek - PE

De Lima’s prosecution a warning to critics of Duterte’s drug war --HRW

The prosecution of Senator Leila De Lima showed that critics demanding accountability for the victims of President Rodrigo Duterte's drug war may trigger "vicious official reprisals", the advocacy watchdog group Human Rights Watch said on Wednesday.

- GMA News - PH

Ica in Two Days: Trip to Paracas, Islas Ballestas, and Huacachina

Looking for a safe, fun and dynamic way to visit the South of Lima's main attractions? Buckle in and get on the Lynn train as she describes in detail how to do Ica in only one weekend. This was originally published on the blog John has a new contract We Peru Hop this past weekend.  The premise The post Ica in Two Days: ...

- Peruthisweek - PE

No End to Duterte's Abusive Prosecution of 'Drug War' Critic

Expand Philippine Senator Leila de Lima, who is detained on drug charges, looks at a flower given by her supporter upon arrival at a local court to face an obstruction of justice complaint in Quezon city, metro Manila, Philippines March 13, 2017. © 2017 Reuters The Philippine Supreme Court on Tuesday dashed hopes it would ...

- Human Rights Watch - US

De Lima hoped SC justices 'feel pain of innocent person in jail'

The Supreme Court decision junking detained Senator Leila de Lima's appeal to recall her arrest warrant only legitimizes the Duterte administration's “oppression and political persecution,” De Lima said on Wednesday. After the SC judges votes 9-6 against nullifying her arrest, De Lima said she hoped that the ...

- Philippine Daily Inquirer - PH

Lionel Messi hat-trick sends Argentina through to the World Cup 2018

Argentina are going to the World Cup in Russia next year thanks to a superb Lionel Messi hat-trick, as the Albiceleste defeated Ecuador 3-1. Elsewhere, Peru pipped Chile to fifth in the South American qualifying group.

- Deutsche Welle - DE

Senate minority decries SC ruling on De Lima petition

The Senate minority bloc on Tuesday lamented the Supreme Court decision dismissing Sen. Leila de Lima's petition to transfer her drug case to the Office of the Ombudsman but expressed hope that the justices would give the case a thorough second look and render a just ruling. The post Senate minority decries SC ruling on De ...

- Philippine Daily Inquirer - PH

Supreme Court rejects De Lima petition to quash drug charges

Voting 9-6 on Tuesday, the Supreme Court justices rejected Sen. Leila de Lima's petition to quash her indictment for drug trafficking, ruling that the fiercest critic of President Rodrigo Duterte's brutal war on drugs prematurely sought their intervention to void the arrest warrant issued against her by the Muntinlupa City ...

- Philippine Daily Inquirer - PH

Fernando de Szyszlo: The Outstanding Peruvian Artist Dies at the Age of 92

The Peruvian painter and sculptor who in life accumulated international fame died this last Monday at his home in San Isidro. His wife Liliana Yábar de Szyszlo died the next day. “They were perfect, last Thursday I had lunch here, they were perfectly fine,” said one of the artist's friends who arrived at the ...

- Peruthisweek - PE

Look at this Emotive Video for the Peruvian Team Done with the Style of the Movie 300'

Innovative and creative ways to support their team, let's just say Peruvian fans are very excited about this Tuesday's match. “It's not just soccer, it's the dream of a whole country,” the video posted on Facebook is a sensation. Peru will play tonight, Tuesday, against Colombia the most important game of the ...

- Peruthisweek - PE

Watch Peru VS Colombia on 3 Giant Screens in Plaza de Armas

What is probably the most important soccer match played by the Peruvian team in the last 10 years will be available for everyone at 3 giant screens in Plaza de Armas. It is an important match, we all know it very well and we will be there to cheer for Peru! Only hours before the The post Watch Peru VS Colombia on 3 Giant ...

- Peruthisweek - PE

Her Royal Highness, the Princess Royal, Princess Anne Visited Peru for the Third Time

For a third visit, 10 years after her last one in 2007, Her Royal Highness visited Peru. The visit highlighted the importance of relations between the UK and Peru in areas such as sports, food, health and scientific research. As Head of the International Olympic Committee delegation in Great Britain, Her Royal Highness ...

- Peruthisweek - PE

How the Supreme Court justices voted on De Lima's arrest

Senator Leila de Lima has failed to convince the Supreme Court to nullify her arrest for one of the three drug-related cases filed against her over the proliferation of illegal drugs at the New Bilibid Prison during her term as Justice secretary. This was how the justices voted in her case.

- GMA News - PH

De Lima to Duterte: 'Akala mala-Pepeng Agimat pero panic mode pala'

The latest drop in President Rodrigo Duterte's satisfaction rating proved he is not invincible and had even sent him into a "panic mode," according to Senator Leila de Lima.

- GMA News - PH

Minority senators to supporters: Continue fighting for De Lima

The fight continues despite the saddening decision of the Supreme Court on Tuesday dismissing Senator Leila De Lima's petition to recall the arrest warrant and drug-related charges hurled against her. The post Minority senators to supporters: Continue fighting for De Lima appeared first on Inquirer News.

- Philippine Daily Inquirer - PH

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