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Mar 01, 2019
Earthquake of magnitude 7.0 strikes southeastern Peru, says US Geological SurveyAn earthquake with a magnitude of 7.0 struck southeastern Peru on Friday, the US Geological Survey said.
Feb 22, 2019
7.5 magnitude earthquake strikes hit Peru-Ecuador border region, says US Geological SurveyThe quake’s epicentre was in a sparsely populated area 224 kilometres (140 miles) east-southeast of Ambato, Ecuador, at a depth of 132 kilometres. The USGS’s initial reading assessed the quake, which occurred at 5:17 am local time (1017 GMT), at magnitude 7.7.
Aug 24, 2018
Powerful 7.1-magnitude earthquake hits Peru-Brazil border; no initial reports of casualties, say officialsThe US Geological Survey said the quake hit at a depth of 609 kilometres on Peru's eastern frontier with Brazil.
Apr 11, 2018
Donald Trump to become first US president to skip South American summit, will stay back to 'oversee response to Syria'President Donald Trump plans to send Vice-President Mike Pence to an upcoming summit in South America the president has decided to skip
Feb 22, 2018
Forty-four killed after bus plunges into Ocona river in Peru's Arequipa region; authorities investigating cause of accidentAt least 44 people were killed and 24 others injured when a bus skidded off the road and plunged into a river in Peru's Arequipa region, authorities said.
Jan 20, 2018
Pope Francis to visit flood-hit northern Peru region today, will return to Rome on SundayThe trip to Trujillo comes one day before Pope Francis is scheduled to depart back to Rome after a week-long trip to Chile and Peru
Jan 15, 2018
Peru earthquake: Two dead, 65 injured after 7.3-magnitude rocks South American nation, tsunami threat ruled outA 7.3 magnitude earthquake shook southern Peru on Sunday, killing at least two people and injuring 65 others
Jan 07, 2018
Dakar Rally 2018: CS Santosh placed 13th after first stage; teammate Joaquim Rodrigues out due to 'unfortunate' crashIndia's C S Santosh was placed at a creditable 13th among the bikers at the end of the first stage of the gruelling Dakar Rally while his Hero Motorsports Rally teammate Joaquim Rodrigues met with a spectacular crash to end his race
Jan 04, 2018
Peru bus accident: Death toll rises to 51; six survive after vehicle plunges off 'Devil's curve'Over 50 people have been killed in Peru on Tuesday after the bus they were riding collided with a truck along a precarious stretch known as the 'Devil's Curve' and was thrown off a seaside cliff
Jan 03, 2018
36 killed after bus collides with truck in Peru, falls off cliff; vehicle was travelling across precarious 'Devil's Curve'At least 36 people were killed in Peru after their bus collided with a truck along a precarious stretch known as the "devil's curve" and was thrown off a seaside cliff.