Editorial

UPDATE: Peruvian Times Reader’s appeal to Google News / Mission Accomplished!

A big thank you is in order to the faithful readers of Andean Air Mail & PERUVIAN TIMES. Thanks in large measure to your efforts, our articles are once again being indexed by Google News. “[email protected] Great news! This message is to confirm that we’ve reviewed and added your site […]

by · September 6, 2011 · 1 comment · Editorial
A little Peruvian girl with a damaged heart gets help

A little Peruvian girl with a damaged heart gets help

UPDATE: EsSalud, the national health care network of Peru, has reportedly made a last-minute decision to assume the remaining cost for 5-year-old Valeria Vásquez‘s heart transplant. According to an email newsletter sent out by her school, Jean Piaget, Valeria is being flown tonight with her father, Diego, aboard a charter […]

El Comercio gets huge cache of Wikileaked cables about Peru

El Comercio gets huge cache of Wikileaked cables about Peru

Peru’s leading daily newspaper, El Comercio, announced in its Sunday edition that it has received more than 4,000 U.S. State Department diplomatic cables from Wikileaks. The newspaper revealed two of the cables on Sunday.   The first covers a conversation in 2006 just after the presidential elections, when APRA Congressman and […]

Van der Sloot: Peruvian justice, public passion and the media’s responsibility

By Rick Vecchio Peruvian Times Editor The absence of one word left a gaping hole in our story yesterday about Joran Van der Sloot’s interrogation by Peruvian police — and we weren’t alone. The word was “allegedly,” a somewhat technical, cumbersome term. Who really ever utters “allegedly” in everyday conversation?  […]