At least two workers have been killed, and another injured, after a tunnel caved in at a gold and silver mine, in southern Peru.
At least four people have been killed, following a fire at a movie theatre, in a mall in the Peruvian capital, Lima.
At least 23 people have been killed, and a further 30 injured, after their bus crashed over a ravine, into a river, in Peru.
At least three people have been killed, and a further six wounded, following an attack, by suspected leftist rebels, in Peru, on the eve of the country’s presidential elections.
According to local reports, at least eight or nine of the people killed in an explosion in Istanbul, Turkey were German citizens, while the blast was reportedly carried out by a Syrian suicide bomber.
An earthquake, measuring magnitude 7.1, has struck in eastern Peru, close to the country’s border with Brazil.
At least two people, both protesters, have been killed, and a further eight police officers injured, following protests, against a controversial copper project, in Peru.
An earthquake, measuring magnitude 5.8, has struck off the coast of Peru, according to the US Geological Survey.
A dump truck, which had been carrying dozens of schoolchildren, crashed off a cliff in the Andes mountains in Peru, killing at least 17 people, mostly children, and injuring 54 others.
Clashes between protesters and police in Peru, following demonstrations against a controversial copper mining project, have resulted in the death of one protester, and left two others injured.