Peru

 
Fast forward to modern arts destination Lima
Fast forward to modern arts destination Lima
Few people visit Peru for contemporary culture. Most tourists head straight to Cusco and Machu Picchu, with just a stop-off in the capital, Lima....
Peru hostages rescued after 25 years
Peru hostages rescued after 25 years
A Peruvian military operation has secured the release of more than a dozen people who were kidnapped by the Shining Path rebel group up to 25 years...
The meat and potatoes of Peru's 'exotic' dishes
The meat and potatoes of Peru's 'exotic' dishes
There are roughly 4 000 edible varieties of potatoes, or papa, most of them originating in the Andes, according to the International Potato...
Republicans focusing attention on the Hispanic vote
Republicans focusing attention on the Hispanic vote
Republicans are trying to thrash out a strategy to win more votes from the demographically critical and diverse group of US Hispanics -- without...
Fusion par excellence
Fusion par excellence
Most Peruvian cuisine is centred on the native aji chilli pepper.
Peru laps up gastro boom
Peru laps up gastro boom
The idea of going out for a Peruvian may not have caught on much yet. But the South American nation is enjoying a gastronomic boom that is putting...
'New' indigenous tribe discovered in the Amazon
'New' indigenous tribe discovered in the Amazon
An indigenous tribe with about 200 members who have had no contact with the outside world has been located in Brazil's Amazon near the Peruvian...
Peruvian doctors amputate wrong leg, then right one
Peruvian doctors amputate wrong leg, then right one
Peruvian doctors amputated the healthy leg of an 86-year-old man, then amputated the other leg when they realised their mistake.
Court to review Fujimori's 25-year sentence
Court to review Fujimori's 25-year sentence
Peru's Supreme Court on Monday begins a three-day review of former president Alberto Fujimori's 25-year prison sentence for human rights violations....
Gang 'killed victims to extract their fat'
Gang 'killed victims to extract their fat'
Peruvian police have arrested a gang which allegedly killed scores of peasants, drained their bodies of fat and sold the liquid abroad as an...
Fujimori's wife blasts Lima ruling as 'witch trial'
Fujimori's wife blasts Lima ruling as 'witch trial'
The Japanese wife of Peru's former president Alberto Fujimori accused a Lima court on Wednesday of conducting a medieval-style "witch trial" after...

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