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De Lima: Lack of 'bona fide' PHL probe on slays justifies ICC rap vs. Duterte.

Senator Leila de Lima on Saturday said the lack of a 'bona fide' national probe on the drug-related killings under the current administration justifies the filing of a case with the International Criminal Court against President Rodrigo Duterte and other government officials.

- GMA News - PH

Peruvian hotel among the greatest in the world .

Atemporal Boutique Hotel has been chosen as one of the best new hotels in the world on Conde Nast's 2017 Hot List. Have you been there? Check out the full list.

- Peruthisweek - PE

Film from Trujillo shown on French screens .

Marinera performances, delicious dishes from the north of Peru and an encouraging story are ready to conquer the French public. Check out the trailer!

- Peruthisweek - PE

My Journey Through Our Public Transport System.

A unique perspective of Lima life from a Peruvian-born, American citizen who returned to his country after 25 years.

- Peruthisweek - PE

Secret jail shows 'bottomless pit of impunity' under Duterte—De Lima.

The discovery of a secret cell' in a Manila police station only mirrors the complete breakdown of the rule of law in the country,' Senator Leila de Lima said in a statement on Friday. The post Secret jail shows 'bottomless pit of impunity' under Duterte—De Lima appeared first on Inquirer News.

- Philippine Daily Inquirer - PH

De Lima reacts to 'secret' police cell: Like Duterte, cops treat the poor as animals.

The 'animal and inhuman” treatment given by policemen to alleged drug suspects found hidden in a secret cell in Manila is inspired by President Rodrigo Duterte's lack of respect for the rule of law, Senator Leila de Lima said Friday.

- GMA News - PH

Peru launches first of new multi-purpose LPDs.

The first of the Peruvian Navy's two new landing platform dock ships, BAP Pisco , was launched from the Servicios Industriales de la Marina shipyard in Callao, Peru, on 25 April 2017. Pisco is expected to be fully operational by the end of 2018,

- Jane’s - US

Brazilian market welcomes Peruvian blueberries.

Peru will gain market access to the biggest country in South America.

- Peruthisweek - PE

Peru Mucho Gusto: The Best of Peru's gastronomy.

The food festival is taking place in Tacna during Labor Day holidays. Are you going?

- Peruthisweek - PE

Peruvian chef takes Londoners on a food tour.

The owner of one of the most popular Peruvian-inspired restaurants in the UK decided to showcase the best of Peru's food. Spread the voice!

- Peruthisweek - PE

Frugal Traveler: In Lima, Peru, History and Culture Run Deep.

The Peruvian capital is a truly an international city, with a wealth of sights, tastes and activities that connect the present with its ancient past.

- New York Times - US

Votorantim zinc smelter workers in Peru plan strike

Workers at Brazilian group Votorantim's Cajamarquilla zinc smelter, in Peru, plan to start an indefinite strike on May 6, demanding a bigger share of profits and better working conditions, a union leader said on Thursday. The union of 350 workers plans its first strike in 16 years, saying the company has not shared profits ...

- Mining Weekly - ZA

This International Infrastructure Deal Could Change Global Copper

Drama continues in the global copper sector this week. With key LatAm producer Southern Copper seeing workers end a strike at the Toquepala mine in Peru — but Freeport McMoRan announcing it may suspend expansion plans at its Grasberg, Indonesia mega-mine over regulatory uncertainty. And elsewhere in the world, one ...

- - US

New train route from Lima to Huancayo

Trips from Lima to Huancayo expects to attract more tourists to Junin. Get ready to hop on the train!

- Peruthisweek - PE

LIF: Winter look trends 2017

Not sure what to wear this winter? Lima Fashion Week designers have released the top must-have fashion trends for this season.

- Peruthisweek - PE

The world's best coffee comes from Puno-Peru

Peruvian grower presents his high- quality coffee at a U.S fair and wins. Congratulations!

- Peruthisweek - PE

Peruvian flavors to invade Malaysia

Peruvian ingredients are ready to conquer the Asians palates. How will this happen?

- Peruthisweek - PE

Germany helps Peruvian marine areas

The Government of Germany donated 10 million euros to aid a conservation project in Peru.

- Peruthisweek - PE

Pemuda PAS mahu ketatkan syariah di lima negeri

ALOR SETAR, 27 April — PAS bercadang meminda enakmen syariah ke arah meningkatkan lagi hukuman di lima negeri yang bakal dimenanginya. Hasrat itu disuarakan oleh ketua Pemudanya Nik Mohamad Abduh Nik Abdul Aziz di muktamar dewan itu jika...

- The Malay Mail - MY

More than 1.3 million grapple with flooding, landslides in South America

Source: UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs Country: Colombia, Ecuador, Peru In the first quarter of 2017, sea temperature changes brought on by El Niño have unleashed heavy rainfall on Colombia, Ecuador, and particularly Peru, where more than 1,200,000 people are affected. OCHA ROLAC produces this ...

- ReliefWeb - INT

De Lima slams 'obnoxious' SolGen for threatening Sabio with disbarment case

Senator Leila de Lima on Wednesday slammed Solicitor General Jose Calida for threatening lawyer Jude Sabio with a disbarment case.

- GMA News - PH

Senate minority plans to ask court to allow De Lima vote on death penalty bill

The Senate opposition bloc is planning to ask the court to allow detained Senator Leila de Lima to cast her vote if and when the death penalty bill is scheduled in the plenary, Minority Leader Franklin Drilon said Wednesday.

- GMA News - PH

Is Fujimori out?

Fujimori might qualify for house arrest and this has created a controversy amongst the Peruvian population. What is your opinion?

- Peruthisweek - PE

Peru and Green Energy

The increased development of renewable energies for a bright green future in Peru calls to us now more than ever.

- Peruthisweek - PE

Free things to do in Lima

Free walking tours, open air cinemas, food festivals and more! Find out what is going on in San Isidro, Miraflores, Barranco, and Surco.

- Peruthisweek - PE

Peru: New top copper producer

Peru is undertaking a massive US$5 billion project that puts Peru as the new nation of copper.

- Peruthisweek - PE

Peru's Superfoods at Belgian fair

Peruvian committee travels to Brussels to attend international fair and present Peru's seafood products.

- Peruthisweek - PE

Pengarah yayasan Islam direman, pecah amanah RM223,000

PUTRAJAYA, 26 April ― Seorang pengarah kanan Yayasan Pembangunan Ekonomi Islam Malaysia direman lima hari bermula hari ini bagi membantu siasatan kes pecah amanah. Majistret Nik Isfahanie Tasnim Wan Ab Rahman membenarkan suspek...

- The Malay Mail - MY

Lepas bedah, lima peluru masih pada badan

ALOR SETAR, 26 April ― Luluh hati seorang bapa mengenangkan peluru penabur yang berada dalam jasad anaknya belum dapat dikeluarkan sepenuhnya. Demikian luahan Bakar Saad, 45, apabila mengetahui lima butir peluru gagal dikeluarkan selepas...

- The Malay Mail - MY

Amazon natives in Peru take over oil field in land use dispute

LIMA - About 600 natives of Peru's Amazon region took control of a non-producing oil field operated by Canada's Pacific Exploration & Production Corp and demanded payment for use of the land, a representative of the protesters said on Tuesday.

- Reuters - US

Surprise El Niño causes devastation but offers lessons for ecologists

How Peruvian coastal deserts respond to rains will aid future disaster response.

- Nature - UK

They lost everything in Peru's floods. Now they're asking for Bibles.

Lima, Peru, Apr 25, 2017 / 06:04 am .- Archbishop José Antonio Eguren of Piura and Tumbes, Peru visited the inhabitants of one of the areas most affected by the recent floods in northern Peru, who asked him to help them get some Bibles. According to the Archdiocese of Piura, a group of victims from the Pedregal Chico ...

- Catholic News Agency - US

De Lima chides LP solons for rejecting impeach bid vs. Duterte

Senator Leila de Lima on Tuesday chided Liberal Party congressmen for deciding not to support the impeachment complaint filed against President Rodrigo Duterte in the House of Representatives. 

- GMA News - PH

De Lima has 'serious reservations' about LP decision on impeachment

Sen. Leila de Lima has serious reservations' on the decision of Liberal Party lawmakers not to support the impeachment bid against President Rodrigo Duterte. In a statement issued on Tuesday, De Lima, who is also an LP member, said: I hope that my partymates will uphold the oath each one of us took before The post De Lima ...

- Philippine Daily Inquirer - PH

De Lima on ICC case: Duterte must be held accountable for 'horrific crimes'

Senator Leila de Lima on Tuesday welcomed the filing of a criminal complaint against President Rodrigo Duterte at the International Criminal Court.

- GMA News - PH

Saturday Morning Green Juice with the Editor

Your regular Saturday Morning Coffee with Mr. Living in Peru will be back shortly!

- Peruthisweek - PE

Lima Food Week

The best restaurants in Lima feature special offers for two weeks. Come along and celebrate Peruvian food.

- Peruthisweek - PE

Peru to host International Cocoa Symposium

Peru is one of the biggest cacao producers in the world and now it is taking part in research projects to enhance its production.

- Peruthisweek - PE

Peruvian grapes exports grow

Peru is booming in grapes exports and is expected to grow more. Which countries are the biggest buyers?

- Peruthisweek - PE

PPK meets Swiss Federal President

The Peruvian head of state met his Swiss counterpart in the Governmental Palace to create liaisons and sign agreements.

- Peruthisweek - PE

Are Peruvians passionate readers?

After the International Book Day was celebrated, a study focuses on Peruvian's reading habits. What did they find out?

- Peruthisweek - PE

Premier League statistics

BalzanKaljevic 23 ; Da Silva Souza 8; Piciollo 7; Effiong 6; Nafti 5, Micallef 5 ; Fenech 3; Serrano 2; Agius, Arab, Bruno, Anderson. Own goal: Lima .Red cards: Serrano ; Da Silva Souza ; Effiong ; Grima ; Anderson ; Janjusevic ; Arab ; R. Fenech ; Bruno . BirkirkaraPlut 11 , Dimitrov 10; Temile 5, Alba 5 ; Malan 4, ...

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Treasure trove of bronze and copper reveals incredible speed of flash Inca invasion

Around 1450 CE, the Incas attacked so fast that many of the Colla people of the hill fort of Ayawiri in Peru didn't have time to take their valuables with them as they abandoned their homes. Putting a number on how quickly people abandoned settlements hundreds of years ago is tricky using methods like radiocarbon dating, ...

- Yahoo! News - US

Lima service recalls victims of fatal hostage crisis 20 years ago

A 20th anniversary remembrance service was held in Lima Sunday for those caught up in the four-month hostage crisis at the Japanese ambassador's residence in 1996. Leading the service 20 years and a day after the crisis ended was Cardinal Juan Luis Cipriani, who was then an archbishop mediating on behalf of the Peruvian ...

- The Japan Times - JP

De Lima urges gov't to 'strongly condemn' China's harassment of Pinoy fishermen 

Senator Leila de Lima on Monday said the government should 'strongly condemn” China's harassment of Filipino fishermen in Union Bank.

- GMA News - PH

Morales explains Ombudsman jurisdiction over De Lima drug cases

Ombudsman Conchita Carpio Morales on Monday said the anti-corruption office has jurisdiction over the drug trade charges filed against Senator Leila De Lima if the allegations were committed in her capacity as a public official. The post Morales explains Ombudsman jurisdiction over De Lima drug cases appeared first on ...

- Philippine Daily Inquirer - PH

Peru evaluates expelling two foreigners for 'inciting' anti-mine protests

LIMA - Peruvian police are evaluating the possible expulsion of two foreigners for "inciting" rural communities to protest against the Hudbay Minerals mining company, which owns a copper mine in the nation, the country's interior ministry said on Sunday.

- Reuters - US

Philippines: De Lima lauds cops for revealing cash-for-kills arrangement

A JAILED critic of Philippine leader Rodrigo Duterte on Saturday praised police who alleged in a Reuters report that officers received cash for executing drug suspects, and said an international criminal case should be filed against the president for crimes against humanity. The post Philippines: De Lima lauds cops for ...

- Asian Correspondent - HK

De Lima lauds 'brave' cops for speaking up on killings

Detained Sen. Leila de Lima on Saturday renamed the so-called Davao Death Squad to the Presidential Death Squad' even as she predicted the end of the vigilante group after policemen have been coming forward to reveal its activities. The post De Lima lauds 'brave' cops for speaking up on killings appeared first on Inquirer ...

- Philippine Daily Inquirer - PH

De Lima: 'Truth' on killings will soon come out

Detained Senator Leila de Lima on Saturday said that it is now just a matter of time before the truth' in connection with the spate of killings in the country comes out amid reports from local and international media. The post De Lima: 'Truth' on killings will soon come out appeared first on Inquirer News.

- Philippine Daily Inquirer - PH