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All Catholic bishops in Chile resign over sex scandal
Santiago, May 19 : In an unprecedented move in the modern history of the Catholic church every bishop in Chile has offered his resignation to Pope Francis, in a case involving sex abuse scandal, media reported.

Chile not to be among hosts for 2019 Dakar Rally
Santiago, May 14 : Chile will not be among the hosts in the 2019 edition of the Dakar Rally due to a policy of fiscal austerity, although the country hopes to return to the motorsports competition in 2020, Chilean Sports Minister Pauline Kantor has said.

Chile to meet Romania in friendly
Santiago, May 11 : Chile and Romania will meet in an international friendly this month as both seek competition after failing to qualify for the FIFA World Cup in Russia.

Transfer of US Embassy to Jerusalem violates international law
Santiago, May 10 : Palestinian National Authority President Mahmoud Abbas said on Wednesday in Chile that US President Donald Trump's decision to move Washington's embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem violates international law.

Indian diplomat pays homage to Chliean poets
Santiago [Chile], May 9 : Indian poet-diplomat Abhay K. recently visited Chile to attend the International Poetry Festival of Santiago (2-5 May 2018).

Altiplano Reports Rapid Progress At The Historic Farellon Copper-Gold ...
EDMONTON: Altiplano Minerals Ltd. (TSX-V:APN) (OTCQB:ALTPF) (FWB:9AJ1) ("APN" or the "Company") is pleased to report progress in its exploration of the historic Farellon Copper-Gold Mine ("Farellon") near La Serena, Chile, including a shift toward identification of new mineralized vein material.

Occupy Universities in Chile demands end to gender violence
Santiago, May 9 : The occupation of about a dozen Chilean universities by female students demanding an end to harassment, machismo and sexist education has entered its fourth week.

Copa Libertadores: Cruzeiro crushes Universidad de Chile
Sao Paulo (Brazil), April 27 : Brazilian football club Cruzeiro put up a fierce fight for the Copa Libertadores round of 16 as they drubbed Universidad de Chile 7-0, which saw two of their players expelled.

Diaz, Castillo put Pumas in striking distance of Mexican tourney ...
Mexico City, April 23 : Goals by Chileans Marcelo Diaz and Nicolas Castillo helped the UNAM Pumas beat Santos Laguna 2-1 over the weekend and stay within striking distance of making the Mexican league Clausura tournament playoffs.

The USD 20 Billion Lithium Story no one Knows About
LONDON: There's a new Lithium Juggernaut. It's not Chile, Bolivia or Argentina. Nor is it China or Australia. Take a close look towards Canada.

Bayern's Vidal to undergo knee surgery, miss some matches
Berlin, April 17 : Chile midfielder Arturo Vidal is due to undergo surgery for a knee injury, preventing him from participating in Bayern Munich's upcoming matches, the Bundesliga club have announced.

Bayern Munich's Vidal to undergo knee surgery
Munich, April 16 : Chile midfielder Arturo Vidal is due to undergo surgery for a knee injury, preventing him from participating in Bayern Munich's upcoming matches, the German football champions announced on Monday.

Magnitude 6.2 earthquake rattles Chile
Santiago [Chile], Apr 10 : An earthquake of the magnitude 6.2 on the Richter scale has struck off Chile's central region.

Sikorsky Celebrates 30 Years of Black Hawk Helicopter Operations in ...
SANTIAGO, Chile: 2018 marks 30 years of operations for the Black Hawk helicopter in Latin America, since the Colombian Air Force took delivery of its first five UH-60A aircraft in 1988. Designed and manufactured by Sikorsky, now a Lockheed Martin company (NYSE: LMT), the twin engine medium-lift ...

HondaJet Receives Argentinian And Panamanian Type Certifications
SANTIAGO, Chile: Honda Aircraft Company announced today that the HondaJet has received type certifications from Argentina's Administracion Nacional de Aviacion Civil (ANAC) and Panama's Autoridad Aeronautica Civil (AAC).

China Wants in on the Clean, Copious, and Chilean Energy Boom
PALM BEACH, Florida: With a GDP growth rate of 6.9pc last year - its fastest in seven years - China is now inches behind the U.S. as the world's largest economy. One particular area in which China has set eyes on to exert its dominance is the electric vehicle market, now accounting for nearly half ...

Urban Air Quality in Chinese and South American Cities Drastically ...
GENEVA and BARCELONA, Spain, March 26: New International Gas Union report highlights case studies of four cities - Beijing, Shanghaiand Urumqi in China, and Santiago, Chile - benefiting from dramatic improvements in air quality thanks to natural gas switch

Chile head coach promises attractive, disciplined football going ...
Santiago, March 23 : Chile's new head coach promised on Friday that his side will play an attractive yet disciplined brand of football during his tenure, which will kick off on Saturday with a friendly versus World Cup-bound Sweden in Stockholm.

6-inch skeleton found in Chile not of alien: Study
New York, March 23 : Ruling out the possibility of the extra-terrestrial origin of a mysterious six-inch skeleton discovered in Chile, scientists have found that it was of a female, likely a foetus, who had a rare, bone-ageing disorder.

Brazil target women's Copa America title
Brasilia, March 21 : The Brazilian women's national football team say they are confident looking ahead at the Copa America tournament in Chile in April. They hope to hoist the trophy for the seventh time.

Universidad beat Vasco in Copa Libertadores tie
Rio de Janeiro, March 14 : A late goal from former Chile under-20 midfielder Angelo Araos handed Universidad de Chile a 1-0 victory over Brazil's Vasco da Gama in their Copa Libertadores group match here.

Pacific Alliance to accelerate entry of associate states
Bogota, March 7 : The presidents of Pacific Alliance countries Colombia, Chile, Mexico and Peru have announced their plan to allow four other nations to join the bloc as associate states.

Tennis: Fognini beats Jarry in Brazil Open final
Sao Paulo, March 5 : Italy's tennis player Fabio Fognini rallied to beat Chile's Nicolas Jarry 1-6, 6-1, 6-4 on Sunday in the Brazil Open final here.

Fognini, Jarry advance to Brasil Open final
Sao Paulo, March 4 : Italy's Fabio Fognini and Chile's Nicolas Jarry advanced to the final of the Brasil Open with wins over Uruguay's Pablo Cuevas and Argentina's Horacio Zeballos, respectively.

Chile coach Rueda names three teenagers for international friendlies
Santiago, March 3 : Chile football team coach Reinaldo Rueda has included three teenagers in his squad for international friendlies against Sweden and Denmark this month.

Jarry enters Brasil Open semis
Sao Paulo, March 3 : Chilean Nicolas Jarry came from a set behind to defeat top-seed Albert Ramos-Vinolas of Spain and book a place in the Brasil Open semi-finals here.

Brazil, Argentina in Group B of women's Copa America
Santiago, March 2 : Brazil along with Argentina will be part of Group B in the women's Copa America football tournament in Chile following the draw ceremony here.

The Natural Algae Astaxanthin Association Welcomes Atacama Bio ...
SPRING, Texas: The Natural Algae Astaxanthin Association (NAXA) announced today that Chile-based Atacama Bio is its newest executive member. Atacama Bio has been producing natural astaxanthin derived from Haematococcus pluvialis since 2003 in the Atacama Desert in Chile on its 250-acre facility ...

'Confederations fatigue cost Chile chance to go to World Cup'
Santiago (Chile), Feb 28 : Chile's national coach Reinaldo Rueda has said the squad failed to qualify for the World Cup under predecessor Juan Antonio Pizzi because the starters were worn out from the Confederations Cup.

Alexis Sanchez breaks Manchester United shirt sales record
London, Feb 9 : Manchester United has announced that Chilean forward Alexis Sanchez set a new record of shirt sales after joining the English Premier League (EPL) club during the winter transfer window.