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#Peru

# peru - This month November 2022

Two firefighters killed in Peru as plane hits airport fire truck
# Lima
# Lima

Two firefighters killed in Peru as plane hits airport fire truck

Nov 19th 2022, 11:05 AM 13,967 Views 0 Comments

Footage taken by witnesses and broadcast by Peruvian television channels showed the plane.

# peru - This year 2022

Australia beat Peru after sudden death penalties to secure place at World Cup finals
# To The Wire
From The42
# To The Wire

Australia beat Peru after sudden death penalties to secure place at World Cup finals

Jun 13th 2022, 10:26 PM 7,317 Views 10 Comments

The playoff between the Asian and South American qualifiers had been goalless after 120 minutes.

36-million-year-old whale fossil unveiled after being found in Peruvian desert
# Basilosaurus
# Basilosaurus

36-million-year-old whale fossil unveiled after being found in Peruvian desert

Mar 18th 2022, 9:09 AM 28,608 Views 13 Comments

The basilosaurus was found at the end of 2021 in the Ocucaje Desert.

Seven people dead as tourist plane crashes near Peru's Nazca lines
# Peru
# Peru

Seven people dead as tourist plane crashes near Peru's Nazca lines

Feb 4th 2022, 10:42 PM 25,409 Views 1 Comment

The plane came down shortly after takeoff from the small airport of Maria Reiche in Nazca around noon.

Scenes as Peru stun goal-shy Colombia, Venezuelan Rondon's treble sinks Bolivia
# World Cup Qualifiers
From The42
# World Cup Qualifiers

Scenes as Peru stun goal-shy Colombia, Venezuelan Rondon's treble sinks Bolivia

Jan 29th 2022, 12:32 AM 4,521 Views 1 Comment

Edison Flores gave Peru a smash-and-grab victory after David Ospina’s gaffe cost the hosts.

21 beaches polluted by oil spill in Peru linked to Tonga eruption
# Environmental Emergency
# Environmental Emergency

21 beaches polluted by oil spill in Peru linked to Tonga eruption

Jan 21st 2022, 8:40 AM 10,096 Views 3 Comments

The Peruvian government has formed a committee to deal with the crisis.

# peru - Last year 2021

7.5-magnitude earthquake hits Peru
# Peru
# Peru

7.5-magnitude earthquake hits Peru

Nov 28th 2021, 4:00 PM 20,846 Views 4 Comments

The deep quake affected almost half of the country, including coastal and Andean regions, and the capital Lima.

10-man Brazil continue Copa America defence after booking semi-final spot
# Wrap
From The42
# Wrap

10-man Brazil continue Copa America defence after booking semi-final spot

Jul 3rd 2021, 9:34 AM 8,054 Views 3 Comments

The reigning champions will face Peru who defeated Paraguay on penalties.

# peru - All time

Manuel Merino resigns as Peru president after just five days in power
# Peru
# Peru

Manuel Merino resigns as Peru president after just five days in power

Nov 16th 2020, 7:31 AM 21,157 Views 4 Comments

Thousands have taken to the streets in days of protests against Merino.

Peru president faces calls to resign after three protesters killed
# Lima
# Lima

Peru president faces calls to resign after three protesters killed

Nov 15th 2020, 9:40 AM 13,916 Views 3 Comments

Seven ministers of Peru’s cabinet resigned last night.

At least 13 dead in crush at nightclub in Peru after police raid over Covid-19 violations
# Stampede
# Stampede

At least 13 dead in crush at nightclub in Peru after police raid over Covid-19 violations

Aug 23rd 2020, 4:54 PM 30,599 Views 10 Comments

Six people, including three police officers, were injured.

Nine killed in Peru prison protest against overcrowded conditions during pandemic
# Lima
# Lima

Nine killed in Peru prison protest against overcrowded conditions during pandemic

Apr 28th 2020, 8:00 PM 13,162 Views 4 Comments

Officials said the nine inmates were shot during clashes with authorities.

Peru restrictions: Men and women given alternative days to go outside in bid to slow virus spread
# Gender Divide
# Gender Divide

Peru restrictions: Men and women given alternative days to go outside in bid to slow virus spread

Apr 3rd 2020, 8:29 AM 26,054 Views 25 Comments

Meanwhile, security forces in the Philippines have been told to “shoot dead” anyone causing trouble in lockdown areas.

'We're just so grateful': 100 Irish citizens land back in Dublin after repatriation flight from Peru
# Coming Home
# Coming Home

'We're just so grateful': 100 Irish citizens land back in Dublin after repatriation flight from Peru

Updated Mar 30th 2020, 7:48 PM 104,421 Views 88 Comments

Breandán from Co Cork said that it was a “surreal” experience having a Peruvian escort to the airport to catch the flight home.

Newcastle legend Nobby Solano arrested, denies breaking lockdown to party
# Set Up
From The42
# Set Up

Newcastle legend Nobby Solano arrested, denies breaking lockdown to party

Mar 27th 2020, 5:58 PM 9,793 Views 2 Comments

The Peruvian says he was having lunch with his family at a friend’s home.

Peru gives go-ahead for Irish citizens stranded in Peru to be flown home
# Simon Coveney
# Simon Coveney

Peru gives go-ahead for Irish citizens stranded in Peru to be flown home

Mar 27th 2020, 9:17 AM 21,416 Views 22 Comments

Tánaiste Simon Coveney and Peruvian Foreign Minister

'This eclipses the shutdowns following 9/11': The battle to get 2,000 Irish citizens home
# Stranded Abroad
# Stranded Abroad

'This eclipses the shutdowns following 9/11': The battle to get 2,000 Irish citizens home

Updated Mar 25th 2020, 9:36 PM 56,168 Views 41 Comments

The majority of stranded Irish citizens are in Australia or New Zealand, the Department of Foreign Affairs said.

Coveney confirms charter flight to repatriate Irish citizens stuck in Peru being arranged
# Lockdown
# Lockdown

Coveney confirms charter flight to repatriate Irish citizens stuck in Peru being arranged

Mar 22nd 2020, 2:13 PM 28,057 Views 25 Comments

There are currently 135 Irish citizens in Peru.

Simon Coveney reassures Irish citizens stuck in Peru amid reports that 'all airports to close tonight'
# Lockdown
# Lockdown

Simon Coveney reassures Irish citizens stuck in Peru amid reports that 'all airports to close tonight'

Updated Mar 21st 2020, 9:43 PM 85,984 Views 62 Comments

It was hoped that a flight would be organised to get Irish people out of Peru before the lockdown escalates further.

Irish citizen stranded in Peru: 'We'll figure out how to get the money for flights home'
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Irish citizen stranded in Peru: 'We'll figure out how to get the money for flights home'

Mar 20th 2020, 2:24 PM 24,049 Views 8 Comments

The Irish government is gauging interest from the estimated 100 Irish people on who want to fly home this weekend.

Stranded in Peru: Irish citizens struggling to get home are offered London flights costing €3,000
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Stranded in Peru: Irish citizens struggling to get home are offered London flights costing €3,000

Mar 19th 2020, 3:37 PM 36,133 Views 35 Comments

It’s thought that there are at least 30 Irish tourists stranded in Peru after a sudden 15-day lockdown was announced.

Guardiola and Klopp lead nominees for Fifa coach awards
# Top Bosses
From The42
# Top Bosses

Guardiola and Klopp lead nominees for Fifa coach awards

Jul 31st 2019, 3:01 PM 2,838 Views 19 Comments

Jill Ellis and Phil Neville are among the contenders for the Women’s accolade.

'Messi played the referee against PSG' - Silva
# Claim
From The42
# Claim

'Messi played the referee against PSG' - Silva

Jul 9th 2019, 8:49 AM 6,965 Views 0 Comments

The Brazilian believes the Barcelona man has previously profited from poor calls at club level.

'I need to grow up' - Jesus apologises for reaction to Copa America final red card
# Dismissal
From The42
# Dismissal

'I need to grow up' - Jesus apologises for reaction to Copa America final red card

Jul 8th 2019, 10:48 AM 9,293 Views 6 Comments

The Brazil forward lashed out at the VAR cabin, before being pictured in tears in the tunnel.

Messi needs to have more respect, Brazil coach insists
# Selecao
From The42
# Selecao

Messi needs to have more respect, Brazil coach insists

Jul 8th 2019, 8:10 AM 4,557 Views 1 Comment

Tite was unhappy with the Barcelona playmaker after his ‘corruption’ comments.

Copa America holders Chile crash out in semi-final upset
# Rout
From The42
# Rout

Copa America holders Chile crash out in semi-final upset

Jul 4th 2019, 8:02 AM 9,993 Views 3 Comments

Two first-half goals and a late third from Paolo Guerrero guided Peru to the tournament finale.

Three disallowed goals not responsible for shock Copa America exit, says Uruguay manager
# No Excuses
From The42
# No Excuses

Three disallowed goals not responsible for shock Copa America exit, says Uruguay manager

Jun 30th 2019, 10:10 AM 6,277 Views 3 Comments

Luis Suarez’s penalty shoot-out miss proved costly for the Celeste, who saw three goals ruled out during the 90 minutes.

Suarez miss decisive as Peru knock Uruguay out of Copa America in shoot-out
# Montevideo Nasty
From The42
# Montevideo Nasty

Suarez miss decisive as Peru knock Uruguay out of Copa America in shoot-out

Jun 29th 2019, 10:41 PM 9,932 Views 16 Comments

Although Uruguay dominated the quarter-final, they were undone on spot-kicks following a goalless draw and three disallowed goals.

'Take my word of honour': Brazil manager denies using drone to spy on Peru at Copa America
# Spygate
From The42
# Spygate

'Take my word of honour': Brazil manager denies using drone to spy on Peru at Copa America

Jun 22nd 2019, 10:24 AM 2,930 Views 0 Comments

Amid accusations of spying, Tite has denied that he used a drone to watch his opponent’s training.

Ex-Peru president kills himself after attempted police arrest
# Alan Garcia
# Alan Garcia

Ex-Peru president kills himself after attempted police arrest

Apr 17th 2019, 5:09 PM 29,635 Views 11 Comments

The attempted arrest took place at 6.30 am at Alan García’s home.

Fossil of prehistoric four-legged whale discovered in Peru
# LAND TO OCEAN
# LAND TO OCEAN

Fossil of prehistoric four-legged whale discovered in Peru

Apr 5th 2019, 8:12 AM 22,214 Views 28 Comments

Scientists say the creature measured about 13 feet in length and could likely walk and swim.

My first Christmas... away from home (and 3,400 metres up in the Andes)
# First Christmas
# First Christmas

My first Christmas... away from home (and 3,400 metres up in the Andes)

Nov 29th 2018, 5:14 PM 1,762 Views 3 Comments

Trudi McDonald from Cavan recalls her first December 25 away from the family. A long, long way away.

Venezuelans rush to Peru to beat passport deadline as mass exodus continues
# Crisis
# Crisis

Venezuelans rush to Peru to beat passport deadline as mass exodus continues

Aug 24th 2018, 8:30 PM 24,507 Views 42 Comments

Local churches have been handing out food to the weary and hungry migrants as they wait.

Peru striker Guerrero cleared to play (for now) despite positive test for 'cocaine'
# Limbo
From The42
# Limbo

Peru striker Guerrero cleared to play (for now) despite positive test for 'cocaine'

Jul 17th 2018, 3:29 PM 3,607 Views 3 Comments

The CAS decision to ban Guerrero for 14 months, put on hold for the World Cup, could be reimposed in the coming weeks.

Striker who had drugs ban lifted fires Peru to World Cup victory and sends Socceroos packing
# A Long Time Coming
From The42
# A Long Time Coming

Striker who had drugs ban lifted fires Peru to World Cup victory and sends Socceroos packing

Jun 26th 2018, 5:45 PM 6,798 Views 2 Comments

Captain Paolo Guerrero set up the first and scored the second against Australia at Fisht Stadium.

Irish missionary set to return to Peru despite being shot by armed gang
# Gerard Desmond
# Gerard Desmond

Irish missionary set to return to Peru despite being shot by armed gang

Jun 4th 2018, 8:29 AM 13,068 Views 13 Comments

Fr Desmond was attacked by an armed gang after he withdrew money to pay builders working on the primary school.

Peru captain grabs two goals just days after World Cup ban for drug use is overturned
# Brace
From The42
# Brace

Peru captain grabs two goals just days after World Cup ban for drug use is overturned

Jun 3rd 2018, 9:49 PM 7,645 Views 4 Comments

Paolo Guerrero was cleared to play at the World Cup after his long legal battle against a 14-month drugs suspension.

Irish priest shot in the feet after being followed on way back from bank in Peru
# Lima
# Lima

Irish priest shot in the feet after being followed on way back from bank in Peru

Apr 30th 2018, 12:48 PM 23,798 Views 21 Comments

He was followed home by three armed men who beat him and shot him before taking money.

Peru police hunt for men wanted in connection with lynching of Canadian man suspected of killing elderly shaman
# Shaman
# Shaman

Peru police hunt for men wanted in connection with lynching of Canadian man suspected of killing elderly shaman

Apr 24th 2018, 10:45 PM 20,926 Views 21 Comments

Grisly footage of the man’s death at the hands of a mob has been widely circulated on social media.

River searched for 16 missing people after Peruvian bridge collapses into valley
# Machu Picchu
# Machu Picchu

River searched for 16 missing people after Peruvian bridge collapses into valley

Jan 3rd 2018, 5:42 PM 12,595 Views 1 Comment

At least 30 people were on the bridge when it collapsed during torrential rains yesterday.

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