""The concept of closing the doors to immigrants is repugnant to the concept of America.""
Governor of New York
""Russia I think could initiate hostilities sooner than we expect.""
General Sir Nick Carter
Chief of the General Staff, British Army
""These are useful skills in life, because you never know what you can expect.""
Student, Yevpatoria School
""There are still too many people who are left out of that recovery and acceleration of growth.""
IMF Managing Director
"Give up attempts to solve the existing problems by force."
Russian Foreign Minister
""Inequality is not inevitable, it's not like the weather. It's a policy choice.""
Oxfam’s head of policy on inequality.
""It's unbecoming for a cardinal to ski badly.""
Pope John Paul II
""The sheer scale of the challenges our world faces makes concerted, collaborative and integrated action more essential than ever.""
Professor Klaus Schwab
Founder and Executive Chairman, World Economic Forum
Angry students and parents have descended on a high school in Peru’s capital Lima and attacked the headmaster, accusing him of misappropriating
Peru’s losing presidential candidate, Keiko Fujimori has conceded defeat to left-winger Ollanta Humala.
And almost immediately the financial
Peru’s left-winger Ollanta Humala has claimed victory in the country’s presidential election.
With virtually all of the votes counted official
Supporters of Peru’s left wing presidential candidate are confident their man has won despite partial results showing the lead is a matter of a less
The right-wing daughter of a jailed former president faces a left-wing former army commander in a presidential run-off that has polarised
Left-wing candidate Ollanta Humala is unsettling financial markets as polls indicate he could win Peru’s presidential election.
The final round is
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Could a lost tribe still be untouched by civilisation in the 21st century?
Yes, say authorities in Peru who have released footage of what is
A huge mudslide destroyed at least 50 homes in southeastern Peru, with residents forced to flee their beds in the middle of the night.
In Peru, police have arrested a leader of the ‘Shining Path‘ terrorist group.
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Hundreds of students have clashed with police near Cusco airport in southeastern Peru.
Two decades of conflict in Peru left some 15,000 people missing. Today great efforts are being made to help the families left behind. The remains of
Vampire bats infected with rabies have attacked more than 500 people in Peru’s Amazon, sparking an outbreak of the disease that has killed four
The fossil of a giant whale with teeth twice as long as those of a Tyrannosauraus Rex has been unveiled by scientists in Peru.
The team from the
Landslides caused by heavy rains have engulfed two towns in northeastern Peru, killing at least 28 people.
Rescue workers say another 25 people
Rescue helicopters have ferried the last of about 3,700 tourists to safety after floods and mudslides destroyed road and rail links near the Inca