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    Facing arrest, Peru ex-president Garcia kills self

    Agence France-Presse . Lima | Updated at 01:52am on April 18, 2019

    Peru’s former president Alan Garcia died in hospital on Wednesday after shooting himself in the head at his home as police were about to arrest...

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    20 killed as Peru bus catches fire

    Reuters . Lima | Updated at 12:00am on April 02, 2019

    At least 20 people were killed and eight injured when the double-decker bus they were traveling in caught on fire in the Peruvian capital Lima...

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    15 killed, 34 injured in Peru wall collapses

    Reuters . Lima | Updated at 11:09am on January 28, 2019

    At least fifteen people were killed at a wedding in Peru on Sunday after a wall at the hotel where the celebration was held collapsed...

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    Superstitions putting a spell on players

    Agence France-Presse . Moscow | Updated at 11:45pm on June 21, 2018

    Some players believe World Cup success is earned through exercise, diet and endless practice drills -- others are convinced it’s a matter of wearing lucky...

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    France vow to up the ante as rivals flounder

    Agence France-Presse . Yekaterinburg | Updated at 12:05am on June 21, 2018

    With their title rivals failing to fire, France have vowed to ramp up the intensity and put their stamp on the World Cup with victory...

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    Denmark edge past Peru

    Reuters. Saransk | Updated at 12:18am on June 17, 2018

    Yussuf Poulsen redeemed himself by scoring the solitary goal against Peru after giving away a first-half penalty as Denmark picked up a crucial victory in...

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    ‘France ready to outgun any opponent’

    Reuters . Madrid | Updated at 12:05am on June 13, 2018

    France forward Antoine Griezmann says his country have the firepower to achieve their dream of winning the World Cup in Russia....

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    Gareca changes Peru’s fortunes

    Reuters . Schruns | Updated at 12:05am on June 09, 2018

    It was the late Real Madrid great Alfredo Di Stefano who once said ‘we played better than ever and lost as usual’ and it is...

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    At least 44 die in Peru after bus plunges into ravine

    Reuters | Updated at 10:24am on February 22, 2018

    At least 44 people died in Peru on Wednesday when a bus hurtled some 100 metres into a ravine in the mountainous south in the...

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    Magnitude 7.1 earthquake hits 124 km near Puquio of Peru

    reu | Updated at 03:39pm on January 14, 2018

    Reuters An earthquake with a magnitude of 7.3 struck about 124 km southwest of Puquio, Peru, on Sunday, the US Geological Survey said.