Disgraced Ex-President Kuczynski Banned From Leaving Peru

Disgraced former Peruvian President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski, who resigned last week in the face...

Ancient Mummies in Peru ‘Not Human, Possibly Alien’: Scientists

"They look like humans, but they are not. Its anatomical structure is different," the...

Peru’s new impeachment effort is must-see entertainment

The new effort to impeach President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski offers a high-stakes spectacle of...

At least 48 dead when bus plunges onto rocky beach in Peru

LIMA, Peru — At least 48 people died when a bus tumbled down a...

Miss Peru Pageant Protests Gender Violence to International Applause, but not all Peruvians Are Clapping

When contestants in this year's Miss Peru contest exposed the alarming numbers related to...

Every Ten Minutes One Girl Dies From Sexual Crime in Peru, Beauty Queens Reveal

Instead of talking about their body measurements, Miss Peru 2018 participants on October 29...

Radio Program in Peru Takes Aim at Human Trafficking

Peru's Interior Ministry has aired its first trilingual radio program to help better inform...

Peru Fines Uber for Failure to Disclose Information to Consumers

(Q24N) Peru’s National Institute for the Defense of Competition and Intellectual Property Protection, Indecopi,...

Face of the woman who ruled Peru 1,700 Years ago revealed

The face of the Lady of Cao, considered to be a queen who ruled...

‘Mummified Humanoid’ Found in Peru Raises ‘Alien’ Claims

(Q24N) Several self-proclaimed paranormal researchers allege they have discovered proof of aliens near the...

Ecuador’s Unannounced Border Wall Angers Peruvian Officials

(Q24N) Peru is urging Ecuador to “immediately” halt the construction of a wall being...

Peru Deploys Army To Stop Cocaine Production

(Q24N) The Peruvian government wants to replace coca farms with alternative forms of agriculture,...

Peru Seizes US$30 Million in Counterfeit Dollars, Biggest Ever

Q24N NEWS - A recent operation by police in Peru led to the largest...

I Didn’t Want To Rape Her, Just Fondle The Girl

(Q24N) LIMA - In Peru, police have man in custody on suspicion of sexually...

Peru Deploys 50,000 Troops to Safeguard Elections

Q24N (Prensa Latina) The Peruvian Armed Forces began the deployment of 50,000 men to...

Peru Eradicates Record Amount of Coca in 2015

Q24N - Anti-drug authorities in Peru eradicated a record amount of coca in 2015,...

Peruvian Navy and National Police Fight Illegal Mining in Amazon Region

(QCOSTARICA SOUTH AMERICA NEWS) The fight against illegal mining in Peru’s Amazon region has...

Peru Forgers Cashing in on Venezuela’s Dollar Demand

LATIN AMERICAN NEWS  - Police in Peru have reported that seizures of counterfeit dollars...

Peru: National Police uses Twitter to build bridges with public

LIMA, Peru – The Peruvian National Police (PNP) is using the Twitter account @Policía...

Peru: Human-trafficking groups target women

There were 1,548 reported cases of human trafficking in Peru, 84% involving minors, between...

On the Trail of the Cocaine ‘Backpackers’ in Peru

A recent report on cocaine "backpackers" in Peru reveals the workings of a low-tech...

4 Reasons Why Peru Became World’s Top Cocaine Producer

In 2013, the UN confirmed Peru had overtaken Colombia as the world's number one...

Takanakuy: Peru’s Fist Fighting Christmas Tradition

Every December 25th, it's not Santa Claus people in Peru are looking forward to....

New Law Aims to Facilitate Immigration in Peru

A draft law for immigrants oriented to making it easier for foreign citizens to...

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Roger Waters In Costa Rica November 24

George Roger Waters, singer, songwriter, bassist, composer and co-founder of the progressive rock band Pink Floyd will be in concert in Costa Rica on...

May 8 To Be A Holiday For The Public Sector

The government decreed May 8 a day off for all public sector employees, with the exception of essential services, such as hospitals, police, and...

3D Printed Robo-toads Being Used To Study Sex Lives of Amphibians in Costa Rica

A research project at the University of Windsor (Canada) is using 3D printed lookalikes to discover why a species of toad in Costa Rica...

Millicom launches Tigo One OTT service in Costa Rica

Tigo Costa Rica (Millicom) has announced the launch of its Tigo One TV platform combining linear pay-TV and over-the-top (OTT) services. The new offering...

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A protest over social security changes in Nicaragua has led to clashes between opponents of the measure and government backers. Hundreds of activists, elderly people...

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Anne Hathaway’s Leaked Personal Pictures Go Viral

American actress Anne Hathaway is the latest celebrity to fall victim to the hackers, who shamelessly filtered the intimate photos of the actress with...

American Tourist Dies In Isla del Coco Shark Attack

The National Coast Guard Service of the Ministry of Public Security (Servicio Nacional de Guardacostas, del Ministerio de Seguridad Pública) confirmed the death of...

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QCOSTARICA - Normally, tourists travel abroad to visit famous landmarks, culture or do fun things. Also there is a group of tourists who travel...

Female Tiger Shark Attacked American Tourist Who Died in Isla del Coco

The survivor of the shark attack in the Isla del Coco on Thursday, the 26-year-old diving guide identified by his last name Jimenez, said...

How Will Hurricane Irma Affect Costa Rica?

As Hurricane Irma makes its way through the Caribbean and Floridians ready for Irma's potential landfall, how will it affect Costa Rica? Although Hurricane Irma...

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Senseless Deaths: Mother And Infant Struck While Trying To Cross Autopista General Cañas

QCOSTARICA - A short distance away was the pedestrian overpass, a young mother of 18 years of age, carrying her 6 month old baby...

Slight Decrease in Migration From Nicaragua To Costa Rica

QCOSTARICA - The number of Nicaraguans entering Costa Rica in 2014 fell slightly compared to 2013. Nicaragua's Immigration Service -  the Dirección General de Migración...

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Photo credit:  Costaricavacation4me.com By Carter Maddox Driving in Costa Rica is reasonably safe. Do realize, however that most Costa Ricans are "first generation drivers" meaning they ...

Airline Apologizes For Bumping 10-year-old Boy From Flight to Costa Rica

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Nicaragua Assesses Anti-Drug Agreement with Russia

(QNICARAGUA) Russian collaboration with Nicargua in the anti-drug struggle is a priority to our country, said today Deputy Jacinto Suarez, head of the Nicaraguan...