Peru president dissolves parliament, calls fresh elections
Peru's president dissolved parliament and called for fresh elections Monday, prompting a vote by lawmakers to suspend him, deepening a long-running institutional crisis.
Abram strikes late as Peru down Brazil
Peru grabbed a slice of revenge for their loss to Brazil in the Copa America final on Tuesday, defeating the five-time World Cup winners 1-0 in a friendly in Los Angeles.
Peru president urges elections to end 'institutional crisis'
Peru's President Martin Vizcarra on Sunday offered to cut short his term and hold elections to end what he called an institutional crisis.
Peru's Gareca says the time is right to face Brazil
It's a good time to be playing Brazil, according to Peru coach Ricardo Gareca as he prepares his side to take on the hosts in the Copa America final. Peru are surprise finalists in a competition in which they last reached the title decider in 1975, not least because they were thrashed by Brazil 5-0…
Strong 8.0-magnitude earthquake jolts Peru
A powerful 8.0-earthquake toppled houses, blocked roads and knocked out power in parts of Peru on Sunday, killing one person and injuring at least 26 others as the shockwave extended into neighbouring Ecuador.
Peru ex-president Alan Garcia dies after shooting himself
Peru ex-president Alan Garcia dies after shooting himself.
‘Millions of Nigerians may miss homes by 2050’
Hundreds of millions of people in developing countries, including Nigeria, will lose their homes against their will in the next 30 years. A ground-breaking study by Prindex, a joint initiative of the Global Land Alliance and Overseas Development Institute (ODI), asked adults across 33 countries whether they fear losing the right to use their homes…
At least 20 dead in Peru bus fire
At least 20 people were killed and about 10 injured Sunday night in a bus fire at an illegal transport terminal in the Peruvian capital, emergency services said.
Google Map shows couple road to divorce
Google Map is known a web mapping services developed by the tech giant Google to give direction to its users. It also shows the panoramic views of streets and real-time traffic condition. But in the case of a Peruvian man, he divorced his wife after Google Map showed his wife publicly displaying affection for another…