Thursday, Sep 29, 2022



Abimael Guzman, founder of Peruvian rebel group Shining Path, dies at 86

September 12, 2021 12:18 am

After Guzman was captured by police at a spacious safe house in Lima in 1992 and sentenced to life imprisonment, the Shining Path largely collapsed as a military threat, although remnants remain to this day.

Food Review: Worth a Trip

April 30, 2016 1:38 am

The chicken, marinated with ají mirasol chili pepper and then grilled, was succulent, and the gochujang, which is a spicy and pungent paste formed from chilli and soybean, added an unexpected kick.

Two 7.6 magnitude quakes jolt Peru, neighbours; no casualties or damage reported

November 25, 2015 12:08 pm

A pair of major 7.6-magnitude earthquakes jolted eastern Peru. The first quake struck at 5:45 pm.

Now 'right moment' for carbon tax: IMF chief

October 08, 2015 8:32 am

"It is just the right moment to introduce carbon taxes," Lagarde said at the annual meetings of the International Monetary Fund and World Bank in Lima, Peru.

A modest victory

December 23, 2014 12:04 am

Lima Call for Climate Action will stand countries in good stead in Paris.

Mostly cloudy

December 18, 2014 12:19 am

Lima failure was foretold. A robust climate change regime must be based on equity

Lima stand still

December 16, 2014 12:07 am

The disagreements conformed largely to the rich versus poor nation faultline in climate diplomacy.

After dressing down, countries finally get to work

December 13, 2014 6:12 am

COP president tells participants they have not come just to enjoy the city, must ‘take decisions’

Express at COP 20: Talks in gridlock, meet head says let's not leave Lima empty handed

December 12, 2014 11:01 am

The head of the Lima round of negotiations lashed out at the delegations saying they had not come only to enjoy the city.

Express in Lima: Little progress on achieving pre-2020 targets

December 12, 2014 10:47 am

Science is clear on what needs to be done and the negotiations do not seem to reflect that' — Tasneem Essop of WWF