Post Tagged with: "Caretas magazine"

Peru’s IPYS Calls for Further Investigation of Journalist’s Death

Peru’s IPYS Calls for Further Investigation of Journalist’s Death

Peru’s Institute for Press and Society, IPYS, called on the government to investigate the murder of a journalist over the weekend, and not write it off so quickly as the result of a botched robbery. In an interview with Ideeleradio, IPYS President Alvarez Rodrich said that it is too early […]

Caretas Journalist Killed in Possible Robbery

A 22-year-old journalist with Peru’s leading Caretas magazine was gunned down in the southern town of Cañete, the magazine reported this week. Fernando Raymondi, who was studying journalism at Lima’s San Martin de Porres University, was killed in his father’s dry goods store in Cañete on Sunday night. Initial police reports […]

Enrique Zileri, Caretas Magazine Publisher, Dies at 83

Enrique Zileri, Caretas Magazine Publisher, Dies at 83

Enrique Zileri, publisher and long-time editor of Peru’s leading news magazine Caretas, passed away early Monday.  A well-known defender of press freedom and a tireless investigator of corruption, he was 83 years old. Zileri led Caretas, which was co-founded by his mother Doris Gibson with Francisco Igartua in 1950, over several decades.  The […]

by · August 26, 2014 · 0 comments · Media
Journalist Group Calls for Interior Minister Urresti to Resign

Journalist Group Calls for Interior Minister Urresti to Resign

Peruvian press and human rights organizations are calling for the resignation of the new Interior Minister after it was revealed he is being investigated for allegedly taking part in the killing of a journalist almost 30 years ago. The Lima-based Press and Society Institute, or IPYS, said in a statement that Interior Minister […]