Seeking to take India`s ties with resource-rich Latin American countries to a higher plane, Vice President Hamid Ansari arrived in Peru on Sunday.
Peruvian archeologists Thursday announced to have discovered an undisturbed pre-Incan tomb containing two wrapped corpses and dating to the year 1000 AD, media reported.
Vice President Hamid Ansari will pay an official visit to Peru, Cuba and the UK from Friday.
At least 51 people were killed when a truck fell off a cliff in southeastern Peru, local officials said, updating a previous toll count.
A bus has plunged off a cliff into a river southeast of the Peruvian capital of Lima, killing 50 people, including 13 children.
At least 49 people were killed when a truck careened off a cliff in the southeastern Peru province of La Convencion, the local mayor said on Saturday.
Argentina beat Peru 2-1 with all goals scored in the first half of their match Friday in Buenos Aires, as part of the South American qualifiers.
Peru declared a 60-day state of emergency in various areas on Friday, two days after a powerful magnitude 7.0 earthquake struck off the country`s southern coast.
A magnitude-6.9 earthquake brought down buildings in the southern region of Peru`s Arequipa province Wednesday, authorities said. No casualty has been reported.
Actor Colin Firth will give voice for Paddington Bear, a fictional character in a new film based on the English author Michael Bond`s book.
Lima: Peru Justice Minister Eduardo Figallo ruled out ex-president Alberto Fujimori`s bid to have his prison term switched to house arrest.
Figallo said yesterday that the request was "baseless" because there was no constitutional provision for tweaking the sentence.
Archaeologists in Peru are turning to drones to speed up sluggish survey work and protect sites from squatters, builders and miners.
Peru`s high-altitude communities, such as Carabaya, are struggling through a harsh winter season that has seen several deaths due to respiratory ailments.
A Peruvian judge has ordered that two young women from Britain and Ireland be remanded in custody pending trial on drug trafficking charges.
A tribe of Indians that lives in voluntary isolation in Peru`s southeastern Amazon has made a tense attempt at contact.
The number two leader of Peru`s Shining Path is believed to have been killed with two other guerrillas in a battle with government forces, President Ollanta Humala said.
The US Geological Survey says a strong earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 6.2 has struck off the coast of northern Peru.
The Huachipa Zoological Park in Lima plans to put Peru`s first white tiger born in captivity on exhibit next week, said veterinarian Catalina Hermoza.
A new small, black-coloured bird species, with an unusual voice, has been discovered in the remote Andes Mountains of central Peru.
The bodies of more than 100 accused Shining Path rebels slain during a 1986 prison uprising have been exhumed in and around Lima since mid-July.
Day in Pics: 31st January
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