Americas

Peru’s president says impeachment motion against him “part of political game”

LIMA, Dec 5 (NNN-Xinhua) — Peruvian President Pedro Castillo said that an impeachment motion approved by the opposition-led Congress “is…

Viking Polaris: Woman passenger killed after ‘rogue wave’ hits cruise ship

The Viking Polaris seen anchored in Ushuaia, southern Argentina  BUENOS AIRES, Dec 5 (NNN-AGENCIES) — One passenger was killed and…

EU must act over distortions from US climate plan – Von Der Leyen

BRUSSELS, Dec 5 (NNN-AGENCIES) — The EU must address “distortions” created by a $430bn US plan to incentivise climate-friendly technologies, the…

Landslide in Colombia leaves three dead, 20 trapped

 BOGOTÁ, Dec 5 (NNN-AGENCIES) — A landslide engulfed a road Sunday in Colombia, killing three people and leaving some 20…

Cuba rejects inclusion in US religious freedom black list

HAVANA, Dec 5 (NNN-PRENSA LATINA) — Manifold voices in Cuba on Sunday strongly rejected Cuba´s inclusion in a punitive US…

Peace talks in Colombia

BOGOTA, Dec 5 (NNN-PRENSA LATINA) — The resumption of talks between the Colombian government and the rebel National Liberation Army…

US shooting: Mass power outage in North Carolina investigated as “criminal occurrence”; caused by targetted gunfire

RALEIGH (North Carolina, US), Dec 5 (NNN-XINHUA/AGENCIES) — Tens of thousands were left without power in North Carolina after two…

Peru: Nearly 7 million voters return to polls to elect governors in 9 regions

LIMA, Dec 5 (NNN-ANDINA) — A total of 6,892,945 voters are eligible to vote Sunday, Dec, in the election of…

Bird flu in Peru: Over 1,500 dead birds buried to safeguard health of population

LIMA, Dec 5 (NNN-ANDINA) — Avian Influenza A virus subtype H5N1 (A/H5N1), commonly known as avian influenza (bird flu), continues…

OPEC+ agrees to keep output levels unchanged

 VIENNA, Dec 5 (NNN-AGENCIES) — Major oil-producing countries led by Saudi Arabia and Russia agreed to maintain their current output…