The daughter of the jailed former president of Alberto Fujimori was met by her husband and a crowd of cheering supporters.
Hundreds of protesters marched in Lima on Sunday (November 3) to call for an end to bullfighting as the country's most high-profile bullfighting event, the Feria Taurina del Senor de los Milagros, begins
Catholics brought their cats, dogs, turtles and birds, among other animals, to receive blessings.
Authorities are trying to persuade farmers to switch to harvesting cacao from coca, which is used to make cocaine. Peru is a major cacao exporter, but also the world's second largest producer of cocaine.
Juan Diego Flórez is proving that music can be a life changer for the poorest and most disadvantaged kids.
Archaeologists in northern Peru have unearthed an ancient mural from the lost Caral civilisation that is believed to be about 3,800 years old, officials reported.
Tour guide and professional diver Julio Cesar Castro joined forces with other volunteers to rescue a humpback whale on Monday (July 29) which was trapped in a fishing net near El Nuro beach off the Peruvian coast.
A massive fire swept through a neighborhood in the Callo district of Lima, Peru in the early hours of Thursday (July 25) morning destroying some 200 homes according to a local fire official.
The country boasts the largest number of potato varieties in the world – more than 3,500.
Mothers in a prison in Peru's capital Lima celebrated Mother's Day on Friday with a fashion show of items designed and created by female inmates.
The blaze started in the Peruvian capital's commercial zone.
"This morning a dramatic accident took place: the president took the decision to shoot a bullet (in the head)," his lawyer, Erasmo Reyna, told journalists outside the hospital.
The vehicle never stood a chance, as the aptly named Bolt jogged ahead of it at a leisurely pace.
Authorities said at least 20 people were killed when a fire broke out on a bus on the northern outskirts of Peru's capital Lima on Sunday.
The South American nation has declared war on the illegal mining that has devastated large areas of the Amazon region.
Preparing for the Dakar Rally or the ultimate marathon for petrolheads through the world’s most unforgiving terrain.
A police officer drove around Lima in Peru on a motorcycle dressed as Santa Claus
Churches combine for campaign to save Peruvian rainforest
Researchers have discovered twenty wooden, human-like sculptures along with an intricate adobe wall in northern Peru, according to government officials.
Peru's ex-president Alberto Fujimori is taken to hospital after court orders him back to jail
Dozens of pets got a special blessing at Lima's Saint Francis Monastery on Sunday during a special mass for four-legged friends and other pets.
A soccer stadium in Peru was the site of pitched battle on Monday (September 10), but not between two sports teams.
Latin American states join efforts to help fleeing Venezuelans
Venezuelan migrants fleeing their nations economic and humanitarian crisis will need a passport to enter the country. Previously, Venezuelans were able to enter Peru with only their national ID cards
WATCH: The mural was made by the ancient Caral people, a civilisation which stretches back 5,000 years.
Judges implicated in scandal as demonstrators take to the streets of Lima