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17th-century coins unearthed in Carbonear
Archaeology students from Memorial University in St. John's excavate at the site of an early 18th-century planter settlement at Crockers' Cove.- Images are copyrighted to Dr Peter Pope, Dept.
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Wed Apr 16, 2014
BIG Cola meets BIG Buddhism: 'AJE isn't your typical capitalist company'
AJE's CMO and Zen Buddhist master Jorge Lopez Doriga tells BeverageDaily.com that AJE 'isn't your typical capitalist company', although flag brand BIG Cola is the fourth best-selling soft drink worldwide.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Miguel Chevalier Transforms a Former Church Into a Colorful Pixelated ...
Artist Miguel Chevalier transformed the entire floor of the former Sacred Heart of Casablanca Church into a mesmerizing pixelated Magic Carpet .
Unsafe abortion kills nearly 50,000 a year, "intolerable" toll-NGO
Activists dressed in red lie on the ground demanding women's rights, gender equality and the right to abortion, during a protest in front of the Congress in Lima, Peru.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Mario Testino, one of the world's most well-known and influential photographers and a native of Lima, Peru, has been named President of the Board of World Monuments Fund Peru , the organization's first office in South America, by Bonnie Burnham, President of World Monuments Fund .
The New Zealand Herald
Tuesday, April 22
1529 - Treaty of Saragossa defines interests of Spain and Portugal in the Pacific; Spain gives up claim to the East Indies.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
Chile fire kills at least 12 people
LIMA, Peru--A fire that started Saturday swept through parts of the historic Chilean port city of Valparaiso, leaving at least 12 dead, hundreds of homes destroyed and forcing the evacuation of thousands of people.
Captial Cities exclusive: What you don't know about 'Safe and Sound' the song
For what is one of the hottest songs on the radio today, " Safe and Sound ", from the group Capital Cities, has made quite an impact in the music world, and one of the biggest reasons why is the combination of beat, melody and the most memorable trumpet line we've ever heard.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
The Charlotte Observer
Peru state a violent 'mini-dictatorship'
In this April 7, 2014 photo, police stand guard outside the auditorium in Chimbote, Peru.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Combine Solicitation - Internet Service Provided, Embassy in Lima, Peru
Digital bandwidth must be at 18Mbps. The Contractor shall furnish managerial, administrative, and direct labor personnel to accomplish all work as required in the contract.
Focus on Poverty: Cash for sound climate plans
Last week, SciDev.Net reported on the latest study by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change .
New Location and Theme for 3rd LatAm Mine Water Conference
For the third consecutive year, Fleming Gulf Conferences will be hosting the LatAm Mine Water Conference, offering participants comprehensive networking opportunities and key industry insights from regional experts.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Seven innovators from Peru receive $100,000 seed grants from Grand Challenges Canada
Grand Challenges Canada, funded by the Government of Canada, today announced $100,000 seed grants to enable seven innovators from Peru to pursue promising bold ideas to help address pressing health issues in Peru.
Sat Apr 05, 2014
Reporter's Notebook: W.Va. Insulted Again, Spring Break in Peru, Going to Dogs
Editor's note: Reporters are constantly surveying their surroundings, and in doing so often turn up many tidbits of news that don't make it into the daily newspaper.
Best Travel Ads This Week: Walking a Line Between Emotion and Manipulation
British Airways is in the habit of surprising real people with heartfelt ads: a brand with a heart or emotional manipulation? This week's roundup of travel ads use strong visuals to manipulate viewers into feeling a certain way, whether it's being lured by the temptations of Vegas or instilling guilt in those that live far from home.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
The La Grande Observer
Couple shaken by scheme in Peru
A Baker City couple, who have traveled the world and thought they'd figured out how to keep themselves safe, are still shaken by a scheme they narrowly escaped when they landed at the Lima, Peru, airport in January.
Mistura 2014: Details and Theme Announced
It was announced that Mistura 2014, the premier gastronomic fair of Latin America, will be held from September 5th to 14th in the Costa Verde of Magdalena del Mar in Lima, Peru , the same location as last year.
Wall Street Journal
Chinalco Receives Authorization to Partially Restart Peru Copper Mine
LIMA, Peru-Chinese-owned mining company Minera Chinalco SA said Friday that it has received authorization from the government to partially restart operations at its Toromocho copper mine in central Peru, which were halted last week due to environmental contamination.