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'The rapist is you!' Global anthem against sexual violence is making its way to India

The Indian chapter of it — 'A Rapist in Your Way Intervention India Chapter In Solidarity', — is scheduled to take place on December 7.

07 Dec 2019 12:01 PM

Biggest demonstrations yet rock protest-stricken Chile

Santiago governor Karla Rubilar said almost a million people marched in the capital — more than five percent of the country's population.

26 Oct 2019 1:11 PM

Death toll in anti-govt protests rises to 10 in Chile

This is first time since Chile's return to democracy in 1990 that government has declared a state of emergency for public disorders.

21 Oct 2019 11:25 AM

Chile's President rolls back subway fare hike amid violent protests by students

Santiago Metro director Louis De Granges said 'there is still no clarity' on when subway service would return to normal.

20 Oct 2019 3:17 PM

5 officers injured in blast at police station: Chile

'Five officers were injured, including the commissioner,' Xinhua reported while quoting General Jorge Avila.

26 Jul 2019 11:02 AM


Unborn baby dies while Venezuelan mother waits for visa to cross Chile

Peru last month clamped down on immigration, requiring migrants have passports and visas in order to stay in the country.

14 Jul 2019 11:01 AM

Chile plunged into darkness by solar eclipse

Rare combination of solar eclipse and clear skies plunges Chile into darkness.

03 Jul 2019 12:04 PM

Watch! Total eclipse causes Chile descend into darkness

A solar eclipse occurs when the moon passes between the Earth and the sun, plunging the planet into darkness.

03 Jul 2019 10:42 AM

Total solar eclipse today across 11,000 km stretch over South Pacific, Chile, Argentina

The total eclipse will begin there at 4:38 pm and last about 2½ minutes.

02 Jul 2019 1:40 PM

Astronomical tourism in Chile aided by solar eclipse frenzy

Solar eclipse frenzy to fuel astronomical tourism in Chile in coming months.

08 Jun 2019 1:11 PM


Chilean island sets an environmental precedent

Robinson Crusoe Island sets an example for the world by conserving its unique wildlife and ecosystem.

26 Feb 2019 3:53 PM

Chile drives electric vehicle rollout in Latin America

Chile’s plan to face down its capital Santiago’s smog problem includes the rollout of electric scooters, cars and taxis.

10 Dec 2018 12:39 PM

Google to invest USD 140 million to expand data centre in Chile

The expansion, announced by Google and Chilean officials, represents the company’s second stage of growth for the data centre in Quilicura.

13 Sep 2018 8:13 AM

Pope Francis admits he made ‘grave errors’ in Chile church sex abuse scandal

Pope Francis blamed lack of “truthful and balanced information” for misjudging the case of Bishop Juan Barros and Rev Fernando Karadima.

12 Apr 2018 2:44 PM

Sugar tax on soft drinks may up alcohol consumption: study

Increasing the price of sugar sweetened beverages has the potential to both increase and decrease the purchase of alcohol.

24 Jan 2018 4:15 PM


In a first, Pope Francis gets couple married aboard papal plane

Francis formally joined in matrimony 41-year-old Carlos Ciuffardi and Paula Podest, 39, who have 2 children and are both flight attendants.

19 Jan 2018 1:33 PM

Pope seeks to turn tide of Chilean church bruised by scandal

In Chile, Pope plans sessions with migrants, members of Chile's Mapuche indigenous group and victims of the 1973-1990 military dictatorship.

15 Jan 2018 1:37 PM

Revolutionary birth control method for men goes to trial

And before anyone gets too apprehensive, no, it doesn't need to be rubbed all over your junk.

20 Dec 2017 1:53 PM

Chemical found around star deals blow to search for aliens

Such chemistry is an important step toward the origins of life.

03 Oct 2017 5:08 PM

Heartwarming footage of disabled lamb walking for the first time with make your heart melt

The little lamb was abandoned in a field in Chile just days after being born, but was nursed back to health by rescuers.

23 Sep 2017 4:54 PM