Archive for April, 2010

Radio La Voz de Bagua awarded a 2010 Freedom of Expression Award

Index on Censorship, a UK-based organization that promotes freedom of expression, has presented Peruvian community radio station La Voz de Bagua one of its 2010 Freedom of Expression Awards, the Knight Center for Journalism in the Americas reported. Index on Censorship said the award, which is sponsored by The Guardian […]

Machu Picchu reopens to first wave of tourists since closure in late January

Machu Picchu reopens to first wave of tourists since closure in late January

Peru’s famous Inca citadel Machu Picchu reopened to tourists on Thursday after closing in late January due to flooding and mudslides that washed away large portions of the rail line leading to the UNESCO World Heritage Site. According to daily La República, Edgar Miranda, the mayor of Aguas Calientes – […]

Peruvian Times complaint to Agencia Andina

UPDATE to original post: Agencia Andina has added links on its posts back to our original stories. Peruvian Times appreciates the corrective action. Lima, March 31, 2010 Laura Vásquez English Website Editor Andina Agencia Peruana de Noticias Dear Ms. Vásquez, Once again Agencia Andina’s English Website has blatantly plagiarized a […]