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Robots in Peru help discover ancient underground galleries

Using small robots equipped with cameras, archaeologists discover three underground galleries, ceramics and burial sites from the Chavin culture in Peru.

published on : 22nd August 2018

Peru's president offers resignation on eve of impeachment vote

Peru's President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski offered to resign on Wednesday after vote-buying allegations ensnared his centre-right government on the eve of an impeachment vote.

published on : 22nd March 2018

Protestors voice outrage over Peruvian President Kuczynski's pardon of Fujimori 

Thousands of protestors in Lima marched against President Kuczynski's pardon of Alberto Fujimori for his crimes. 

published on : 29th December 2017

Thousands of endangered river turtles released into Amazon wild

Thousands of endangered Taricaya turtles have been released in Peru's Amazon region as part of efforts to conserve the majestic species on the verge of extinction.

published on : 19th October 2017

Colombia eyes World Cup spot in crucial Peru qualifier

Colombia's soccer team is focused on a crucial World Cup qualifier against Peru

published on : 10th October 2017

Animals rescued from illegal trade in Peru  

Nearly 100 animals, including 40 puppies, are rescued by Peruvian police from an illegal animal trade in capital city Lima that had the creatures kept in appalling conditions. 

published on : 8th October 2016