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Peru’s leftist party shows deft agility in policy reversals
Posted by Colin Post on Sep 8, 2016 Leave a comment

Peru’s leftist party shows deft agility in policy reversals

Peru’s leftist party, Broad Front, demonstrates its ability to adapt and be unpredictable at a time when Peruvian sport needs a role model to look up to. Two policy reversals  Full Article »

Peru President Kuczynski, Cabinet flex muscles to electro beats
Posted by Jack Dylan Cole on Aug 5, 2016 Leave a comment

Peru President Kuczynski, Cabinet flex muscles to electro beats

President Pedro Pedro Kuczynski drew the ire of opposition legislators when he and his Cabinet started their first weekly meeting with a vigorous workout. Before tucking into the serious affairs  Full Article »

Peru: lion cub born at Lima zoo for first time in 20 years
Posted by Jack Dylan Cole on Jul 21, 2016 Leave a comment

Peru: lion cub born at Lima zoo for first time in 20 years

A lion cub was born at the Park of Legends zoo in Lima on June 29 for the first time in over 20 years. The zoo located in San Miguel  Full Article »

Peru woman to request pardon for assaulting police
Posted by Colin Post on May 12, 2016 1 comment

Peru woman to request pardon for assaulting police

Silvana Buscaglia will seek a presidential pardon for assaulting a police officer outside the Lima airport. Buscaglia’s arrest became national news when a video of the 48-year-old tai-chi instructor’s arrest  Full Article »

Jailed candidate to participate in Peru’s presidential debates
Posted by Colin Post on Apr 3, 2016 Leave a comment

Jailed candidate to participate in Peru’s presidential debates

Cajamarca governor and presidential candidate Gregorio Santos will receive a special furlough from prison to participate in Peru’s debates on Sunday night. Tonight’s event will mark the first time in  Full Article »

Electoral body accuses Peru’s state daily of publishing vulgar logo
Posted by Colin Post on Mar 2, 2016 Leave a comment

Electoral body accuses Peru’s state daily of publishing vulgar logo

Peru’s electoral supervisory, ONPE, has accused state newspaper El Peruano of intentionally publishing a vulgar rendition of its official logo. El Peruano published a supplementary edition on Wednesday listing the  Full Article »

Former dictator’s son runs for president of Peru
Posted by Colin Post on Nov 28, 2015 2 comments

Former dictator’s son runs for president of Peru

Javier Velasco, son of former President Juan Velasco Alvarado, looks to return his father’s socialist policies to Peru. While the 1970s military dictatorship which oversaw the national deficit as a  Full Article »

Skateboarding dog sets record in Lima, Peru
Posted by Colin Post on Nov 12, 2015 Leave a comment

Skateboarding dog sets record in Lima, Peru

A bulldog broke the Guinness World Record for the “longest human tunnel traveled through by a skateboarding dog” today in Lima. Otto, the bulldog owned by Lima residents Robert Rickards  Full Article »

Sarah Jessica Parker visits Peru on promo tour
Posted by Colin Post on Oct 6, 2015 Leave a comment

Sarah Jessica Parker visits Peru on promo tour

Actress and model Sarah Jessica Parker spent two days in Lima on a promotional tour for the Ripley department store chain. The Chilean department store and financial services company, Ripley, contracted the  Full Article »

Mario Vargas Llosa forces retraction from New York Times
Posted by Colin Post on Aug 25, 2015 Leave a comment

Mario Vargas Llosa forces retraction from New York Times

The New York Times has retracted disputed facts published in a review of author Mario Vargas Llosa’s “Notes on the Death of Culture.” Book critic Joshua Cohen called Vargas Llosa  Full Article »