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#Peru

# peru - Wednesday 20 March, 2013

Disney invests in Peru to prevent deforestation
# Disney
# Disney

Disney invests in Peru to prevent deforestation

Mar 20th 2013, 7:34 PM 8,224 Views 14 Comments

The Walt Disney Company has bought $3.5 million in carbon credits to prevent the destruction of a jungle in the country’s Amazon as part of a project that started in 2009.

# peru - Saturday 2 March, 2013

# peru - Wednesday 2 January, 2013

27 juvenile inmates escape from Peruvian jail
# Peru
# Peru

27 juvenile inmates escape from Peruvian jail

Jan 2nd 2013, 7:46 AM 5,569 Views 6 Comments

The inmates, who broke out in two groups, took advantage of distractions over the New Year period to make a run for it.

# peru - Friday 24 August, 2012

Mancini: Aguero will not play for Argentina despite call up
# Club V Country
From The42
# Club V Country

Mancini: Aguero will not play for Argentina despite call up

Aug 24th 2012, 2:59 PM 605 Views 0 Comments

City boss expressed surprise that his injured forward was expected to show up for international duty.

# peru - Wednesday 15 August, 2012

Here's all you need to know about tonight's international action
# Preview
From The42
# Preview

Here's all you need to know about tonight's international action

Aug 15th 2012, 8:00 AM 734 Views 0 Comments

The Irish team’s group rivals, Germany, are in action, as they take on Argentina.

# peru - Sunday 10 June, 2012

All 14 passengers found dead after Peru helicopter crash
# Crash
# Crash

All 14 passengers found dead after Peru helicopter crash

Jun 10th 2012, 2:43 PM 2,535 Views 1 Comment

A Czech, a Swede, a Dutch citizen and eight South Koreans were among the victims.

# peru - Friday 8 June, 2012

Search for 14 people aboard lost helicopter in Peru
# Rescue
# Rescue

Search for 14 people aboard lost helicopter in Peru

Jun 8th 2012, 9:13 AM 1,465 Views 0 Comments

The helicopter is believed to have come down in the mountains, with three Europeans among its passengers.

# peru - Sunday 3 June, 2012

Nobel Prize winning writer to speak at free event in Dublin
# Mario Vargas Llosa
# Mario Vargas Llosa

Nobel Prize winning writer to speak at free event in Dublin

Jun 3rd 2012, 7:45 AM 2,187 Views 1 Comment

Mario Vargas Llosa has been an important figure in world literature since the 1960s – and will speak to students and some lucky members of the public at Spanish institute in Dublin.

# peru - Saturday 19 May, 2012

How one man left home without a penny – and travelled 40,000km
# On A Shoestring
# On A Shoestring

How one man left home without a penny – and travelled 40,000km

May 19th 2012, 10:30 AM 9,264 Views 47 Comments

Michael Wigge left Berlin with nothing. Eleven countries later, he was in Antarctica. Here’s how he did it.

# peru - Saturday 21 April, 2012

Mass deaths of dolphins off Peru remains a 'mystery'
# Mass Deaths
# Mass Deaths

Mass deaths of dolphins off Peru remains a 'mystery'

Apr 21st 2012, 5:31 PM 6,401 Views 23 Comments

Officials in Peru have not yet been able to pinpoint why hundred of dolphins and porpoises have been washing up dead on the counrty’s coastline.

# peru - Wednesday 15 February, 2012

A quarter of the world's children do not have enough to eat - report
# Save The Children
# Save The Children

A quarter of the world's children do not have enough to eat - report

Feb 15th 2012, 3:14 PM 1,774 Views 26 Comments

A major survey carried out by the charity Save the Children has highlighted the problem of child malnutrition.

# peru - Wednesday 8 February, 2012

Get up, Stand up: Irish paddle surfers off to Peru for world championships
# Making Waves
From The42
# Making Waves

Get up, Stand up: Irish paddle surfers off to Peru for world championships

Feb 8th 2012, 1:16 PM 1,074 Views 0 Comments

A group of six are set to compete in the very first international competition of its kind in Lima later this month.

# peru - Monday 30 January, 2012

'Parasitic twin' with eyes and hair found in toddler's stomach
# Parasitic Twin
# Parasitic Twin

'Parasitic twin' with eyes and hair found in toddler's stomach

Jan 30th 2012, 8:40 PM 12,386 Views 18 Comments

Doctors discovered the medical oddity in a three-year-old boy in Chiclayo, Peru.

# peru - Tuesday 10 January, 2012

Irishman dies on adventure trip in Peru
# RIP
# RIP

Irishman dies on adventure trip in Peru

Jan 10th 2012, 8:43 AM 3,998 Views 1 Comment

Peter Buckley was participating in a mototaxi junket when his vehicle came off a muddy road and fell into a 500 foot abyss.

# peru - Monday 5 December, 2011

State of Emergency declared in Peru after mining protests
# Peru
# Peru

State of Emergency declared in Peru after mining protests

Dec 5th 2011, 8:05 AM 1,443 Views 2 Comments

A 60-day state of emergency has been declared in four provinces of Cajamarca state, following violent protests against a gold-and-copper mining project which is part-owned by a US company.

# peru - Wednesday 5 October, 2011

Peru: Police rescue almost 300 women forced into sexual slavery
# Human Trafficking
# Human Trafficking

Peru: Police rescue almost 300 women forced into sexual slavery

Oct 5th 2011, 12:15 PM 949 Views 1 Comment

The Peruvian authorities have rescued almost 300 women they believe are the victims of human trafficking – the youngest girl discovered by police is just 13 years old.

# peru - Friday 30 September, 2011

Clontarf Energy secures exploration licences in Peru
# Oil
# Oil

Clontarf Energy secures exploration licences in Peru

Sep 30th 2011, 4:08 PM 377 Views 2 Comments

Clontarf Energy has confirmed that it won two licences for hydrocarbon exploration onshore Peru.

# peru - Thursday 1 September, 2011

YouTube top 10: because Franck doesn't want to go to Eastlands
# Manchester City
From The42
# Manchester City

YouTube top 10: because Franck doesn't want to go to Eastlands

Sep 1st 2011, 1:55 PM 451 Views 1 Comment

With a shot-putter running the 100m, French cyclist Thomas Voeckler racing a horse and the San Diego Chargers launching a wine, this week’s list is a tribute to sporting incongruity.

# peru - Saturday 13 August, 2011

The week in photos
# Week In Photos
From The Daily Edge
# Week In Photos

The week in photos

Aug 13th 2011, 11:02 AM 2,438 Views 7 Comments

This is the week that was, in pictures

# peru - Wednesday 27 July, 2011

Ireland down two places in FIFA world rankings
# Demotion
From The42
# Demotion

Ireland down two places in FIFA world rankings

Jul 27th 2011, 11:34 AM 220 Views 1 Comment

The side’s lack of action this month has counted against them.

# peru - Sunday 17 July, 2011

Copa América: Uruguay, Peru stun favourites
# Copa Shocks
From The42
# Copa Shocks

Copa América: Uruguay, Peru stun favourites

Jul 17th 2011, 11:54 AM 873 Views 0 Comments

Argentina and Colombia are beaten at the quarter-final stage of the tournament.

# peru - Saturday 16 July, 2011

Juego Bonito: Previewing the Copa America quarter-finals…
# Last Eight
From The42
# Last Eight

Juego Bonito: Previewing the Copa America quarter-finals…

Jul 16th 2011, 10:00 AM 326 Views 0 Comments

Will Messi show up the Uruguayans? Can Sanchez keep feeding his growing reputation? Will Brazil’s defence fail them? It’s quarter-finals time.

# peru - Saturday 9 July, 2011

Juego Bonito: Sanchez the star as Chile seek to secure quarter-final spot
# Justifying The Hype
From The42
# Justifying The Hype

Juego Bonito: Sanchez the star as Chile seek to secure quarter-final spot

Jul 9th 2011, 1:37 PM 147 Views 0 Comments

Alexis Sanchez added to his reputation with the equalising goal for Chile in their Copa America clash against Uruguay on Friday night.

# peru - Friday 3 June, 2011

The week in photos
# Week In Photos
# Week In Photos

The week in photos

Jun 3rd 2011, 7:16 PM 719 Views 0 Comments

This is the week that was, in pictures…

# peru - Friday 25 February, 2011

New tombs found in Peruvian Andes
# Peru
# Peru

New tombs found in Peruvian Andes

Feb 25th 2011, 3:22 PM 1,521 Views 0 Comments

Find described as the most important discovery Peru has had in recent years.

# peru - Friday 13 August, 2010

4 killed in vampire bat attacks
# Peru
# Peru

4 killed in vampire bat attacks

Aug 13th 2010, 3:28 PM 334 Views 0 Comments

Peruvian village attacked by colony of rabid bats.

# peru - Tuesday 10 August, 2010

British man walks length of the Amazon
# Amazon Rainforest
From The Daily Edge
# Amazon Rainforest

British man walks length of the Amazon

Aug 10th 2010, 7:50 AM 450 Views 0 Comments

Ed Stafford has walked for a record breaking 859 days along the entire length of the Amazon River.