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  1. Viewpoint:Read the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Monadnock Ledger-Transcript

    Several years ago, during the commemoration of the quincentennial of Columbus's discovery of the New World, I was walking down a street in Cuzco, Peru.


  2. Phi Kappa Phi honor society bestows award on second MTSU scholarRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Lebanon Democrat

    ... research project in one of the most endangered environments in the world," Hulsey said. Hulsey also studied in Cuzco, Peru, this past spring semester. He currently is in Peru again to begin an internship with an environmental nongovernmental ...


  3. Peru waters down environmental laws to boost miningRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 20 |

    Dozens of international groups, the United Nations and Peru's own citizen ombudsman are objecting to a new law that weakens environmental protections in the Andean nation even as it prepares to host international climate talks this year.


  4. Antonio Banderas Takes Part in Peruvian Religious FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 20 | Hispanically Speaking

    Spanish actor Antonio Banderas has been visiting the Peruvian city of Cuzco this week, from where he went to take part in a famous religious festival of region and on Friday was expected to walk the Inca Trail to the citadel of Machu Picchu.


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    Sunday Jul 20 | Connecticut Post

    Dozens of international groups, the United Nations, and even Peru's own citizen ombudsman are objecting to a new law that weakens environmental protections in the Andean nation even as it prepares to host international climate-control talks this year.


  6. Laurentian Bank analyst: Panoro an 'attractive takeover candidate'Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 17 | The Northern Miner

    This week Panoro Minerals completed a $5.8 million equity financing of 13.8 million shares at 42 underwritten by Laurentian Bank Securities and National Bank Financial Inc. that will further exploration work at its flagship Cotabambas copper-gold-silver-molybdenum project in Peru, about 50 km southwest of the city of Cuzco in the 300-km-long ... (more)


  7. Handy-craft taken to a new level: The 100-foot long rope bridge...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | Daily Mail

    Handy-craft taken to a new level: The 100-foot long Peruvian rope that has been rebuilt every year for five centuries As far as team-building exercises go, this one's pretty special - a thousand villagers join forces in a 500-year-old annual tradition to make a precarious rope bridge which will serve as a vital link for their isolated community ... (more)


  8. Machu Picchu is getting an airport. Will it ruin the ruins?Read the original story

    Sunday Jul 6 | The Toronto Star

    "We are letting anyone who feels like it install themselves in the Sacred Valley and set up their business, without any thought to preserving the culture or natural environment.


  9. Diabetic and raring to goRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 5 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    Teenager Eshaan Shevate is the youngest member of an international team of trekkers.


  10. Hoard of Incan calculators unearthed: 25 quipus reveal...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 30 | Daily Mail

    Was MH370's cockpit tampered with? Australian investigators discover evidence of mysterious power outage during early part of the flight Employers with religious objections CAN refuse to pay for contraception on Obamacare after Supreme Court ruling in favor of Christian craft shop Hobby Lobby Who runs the world? BeyoncA tops Forbes most ... (more)


  11. New Motorcycle Tour Exploring Peru Now Offered by Yampu ToursRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 29 | PRWeb

    Yampu Tours announced a brand new excursion that takes adventurous travelers exploring throughout Peru, all while enjoying the views from a motorcycle.


  12. Edmonton couple set to shift gears with a cycling tour of South AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 29 | Edmonton Journal

    ... race. Roz and Jeff Tonner discuss their upcoming 10-month South American cycling tour that will take them from Cuzco, Peru down the spine of the continent to Ushuaia, Argentina, the most southerly city in the world. (Video by Shaughn Butts/Edmonton ...


  13. ESU student takes a two-mile-high adventureRead the original story

    Jun 22, 2014 | Pocono Record

    The East Stroudsburg University junior majors in English, minors in theater, and for good measure, he's added international studies as another minor.


  14. Inca roads on World Heritage listRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2014 | The Japan Times

    The U.N. cultural agency UNESCO on Saturday granted its coveted World Heritage status to the vast and ancient Inca road system, which spans six countries in South America.


  15. Local acts Orquesta Monte Calvo and Orquestra Pacifico Tropical deliver cumbia rhythms...Read the original story

    Jun 19, 2014 | The Oregonian

    ... for something frothy, funky and just a bit sweet. In both instances, it might also be as potent as the sun over Cuzco, Peru, at midday on Inti Raymi, the Inca festival of the sun. Two local acts, Orquesta Monte Calvo and Orquestra Pacifico Tropical, ...


  16. Troops Kill 3 Guerrillas in Southern PeruRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2014 | Hispanically Speaking

    Three guerrillas were killed in a clash with army troops in the southeastern region of Cuzco, the Peruvian armed forces Joint Command said Tuesday.


  17. Peru Blows Up Gold Mine Machinery in Push to Legalize OperationsRead the original story

    Jun 12, 2014 | Bloomberg

    Crisologo Quispe says he halted operations at his gold mine in the Peruvian jungle in April after police used dynamite to blow up $350,000 loaders at a nearby site.


  18. Peru's Inca Citadel Of Machu Picchu - Place Most World Travelers Want To SeeRead the original story

    Jun 10, 2014 | Malaysian National News Agency

    A travel Web site has selected the Inca citadel of Machu Picchu in southeastern Peru as the destination that world travelers most want to see, Foreign Trade and Tourism Minister Magali Silva said.


  19. Lynden event will honor fiber artist Mary Ann DrakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2014 | Bellingham Herald

    I received a call from Bellingham resident George Drake, who wanted me to know about a special event honoring his wife, Mary Ann Drake, beginning Thursday, June 12, and running through Saturday, June 14, at the Jansen Art Center in Lynden.


  20. Researchers Uncover New Stretch of Inca Road to Machu PicchuRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2014 | Hispanically Speaking

    Researchers at the National Archaeological Park of Machu Picchu in southeastern Peru have discovered a previously unknown stretch of the Inca Road leading to the fortress, and whichc could ease access to that tourist destination, the Cuzco cultural authority said.