Showing posts with label Peru. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Peru. Show all posts

Sunday, January 14, 2018

Strong 7.1 earthquake jolts Peru, more than a dozen missing ( local time: 04:18)

Strong 7.1 earthquake jolts Peru
A strong magnitude 7.1 earthquake struck the coast of southern Peru on Sunday morning, leaving two dead, 17 missing and several dozen injured, while causing homes and roads to collapse.

Wednesday, January 03, 2018

48 killed in Peru bus accident

Peru bus accident
The death toll from a bus that plummeted off a steep cliff near Peru's capital Lima on Tuesday has climbed to 48, police said.

Monday, March 20, 2017

Peru hit by drinking water shortage

Carrying bottles, buckets and other containers, thousands of residents of Lima are in the streets in search for drinking water, as restrictions or cuts have affected Peru's capital for the fifth straight day.

Saturday, March 18, 2017

Devastating floods kill scores in Peru. Rains followed a period of severe drought

The death toll from heavy rains in Peru has risen to 67 people, with thousands more forced from their homes since the beginning of year.

Saturday, January 28, 2017

Pluies torrentielles au Pérou: onze morts, importants dégâts

Des inondations et des glissements de terrain causés par des pluies torrentielles ont fait onze morts au Pérou, et des dizaines de milliers de personnes sont sinistrées, ont annoncé vendredi les autorités.

Tuesday, October 18, 2016

10,000 Endangered Frogs Die In Peru at Lake Titicaca

Peru is investigating what killed some 10,000 Titicaca water frogs, a critically endangered species affectionately known as the "scrotum frog," in a river that is feared to be polluted, authorities said Monday.

Tuesday, August 16, 2016

5.2-magnitude earthquake : 9 killed in southern Peru

At least nine people have died and an undetermined amount of people have been injured after a 5.2-magnitude earthquake hit Peru's south Andean region of Areguipa Sunday evening, the country's Civil Defense Institute said Monday.

Thursday, July 21, 2016

Severe winter chill grips Peru. The low temperatures have been linked to the recent prolonged El Niño event.

A state of emergency has been declared in the southern Peruvian Andes where bitterly cold weather has killed thousands of animals, devastating the largely indigenous families that raise them.

Friday, April 29, 2016

Pérou: un nouveau géoglyphe découvert dans le désert de Nazca

Un nouveau géoglyphe, ces mystérieux dessins géants tracés sur le sol qui font la gloire de la civilisation nazca, a été découvert dans le sud du Pérou, a indiqué jeudi le ministère de la Culture à l'AFP.

Sunday, April 17, 2016

Dozens dead after powerful earthquake hits Ecuador coast. A state of emergency was declared (Depth 10 km, local time: 18:58)

A powerful, 7.8-magnitude earthquake shook Ecuador's central coast on Saturday, killing at least 28 people and spreading panic hundreds of kilometres away as it collapsed homes and buckled a major overpass.

Sunday, March 06, 2016

Monday, February 29, 2016

Friday, February 05, 2016

MarGeo Eco news (March 2016)

An organization comprising Peruvian Amazon communities plans to file a complaint against state-owned oil company Petroperu over a crude spill caused by a pipeline leak, the group's president told EFE Thursday.......Peru Indians to file complaint against state oil company over pipeline spill
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Monday, January 25, 2016

Líneas de Nazca: NASA y Perú firman acuerdo

La agencia espacial de Estados Unidos (NASA, por sus siglas en inglés), el ministerio de Cultura del Perú y la Fundación para la Investigación y Gestión de Sitios Culturales firmaron un memorando de entendimiento que permitirá proteger y resguardar las milenarias líneas de Nazca.

Thursday, September 17, 2015

Tsunami alert as Chile hit by powerful earthquake 8.3-magnitude

A powerful earthquake has hit central Chile, causing buildings to sway in the capital Santiago, officials say.
The 8.3-magnitude tremor was centred off the coast, about 144 miles (232km) north-west of the capital.

Saturday, May 23, 2015

Tía María: Ejecutivo decretó el Estado de emergencia por 60 días en Islay

El Poder Ejecutivo decretó este viernes el Estado de emergencia por 60 días en todos los distritos de la provincia de Islay, a fin de restablecer el orden público luego que hoy falleciera una persona en los enfrentamientos entre la Policía Nacional y los antimineros en Cocachacra.

Monday, December 15, 2014

Θετική η Κομισιόν από τη συμφωνία στη Λίμα (ΜΕ ΤΟ ΒΛΕΜΜΑ ΣΤΟ ΠΑΡΙΣΙ ΤΟ 2015)

«Ένα βήμα μπροστά» προς τη σύναψη παγκόσμιου συμφώνου στη διάσκεψη του Παρισιού εκτίμησε ότι έγινε μετά τη διάσκεψη του ΟΗΕ στη Λίμα η Ευρωπαϊκή Επιτροπή.

Η διάσκεψη του Παρισιού είναι προγραμματισμένη για τα τέλος του 2015.

UN chief hails deal on climate change in Lima

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki- moon on Sunday hailed the outcome of the climate conference in Lima, Peru, praising delegates for setting the groundwork for a more conclusive agreement to be reached in 2015.

Monday, December 08, 2014

L'Amérique Latine s'engage à reboiser près de 20 millions d'hectares

Sept pays d'Amérique latine se sont engagés dimanche à reboiser près de 20 millions d'hectares de terres dégradées d'ici 2020, dans le cadre de la conférence de l'ONU sur le climat qui se tient actuellement à Lima.

Tuesday, December 02, 2014

The annual UN global climate change talks started in the Peruvian capital of Lima

Thousands of representatives from nearly 200 nations gathered at the Peruvian Army Headquarters for the two-week-long negotiations formally known as the COP20, or the 20th session of the Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC).

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