Chile: News

05 Feb 2024

Heatwave

Wildfires scorch central Chile, over 110 dead so far

At least 112 people have died so far in the devastating wildfires in Chile.

20 Jan 2024

Joe Biden

Biden bats for 'independent Palestine' during call with Netanyahu

United States (US) President Joe Biden spoke with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Friday (local time) about potential solutions for establishing an independent Palestinian state.

01 Nov 2023

Travel And Tourism

Lonely Planet announces top 2024 travel destinations: India placed second

India is at the second position in Lonely Planet's hotlist of top countries to visit in 2024.

26 May 2023

Environment

Fashion waste crisis: Chile's Atacama Desert overwhelmed by unused garments

The world of fast fashion is on a high with the entrance of newer clothing brands, fashion events, and more.

25 May 2023

Shopping

These souvenirs from Chile are perfect to bring back home

Souvenirs are a great way to stay hooked on to your vacation, even when you are miles away and years apart.

30 Mar 2023

Bird Flu

Chile reports first case of bird flu in human

A 53-year-old man in Chile has been diagnosed with bird flu, the country's first case, the Health Ministry reported on Wednesday. The man was suffering from severe influenza symptoms but was in stable condition.

03 Jul 2021

Brazil

Copa America: Brazil beat Chile, will face Peru in semi-finals

Brazil defeated Chile in their quarter-final clash at the Copa America in Rio on Friday.

04 Dec 2019

Brazil

Copa America 2020: Title-holders Brazil to start proceedings against Venezuela

The draw for the next edition of Copa America was officially held in Cartagena, Colombia, on Tuesday, as the 12 participating teams were divided into respective groups, besides the fixtures being finalized as well.

16 Aug 2019

Solar System

Astronomers just found the biggest black hole ever

Just a few months after capturing the real photograph of a black hole's event horizon, aka the point of no return, astronomers have got another big black hole-associated discovery.

05 Aug 2019

India

Five countries to explore, if you want to travel solo

Whether your friends are too busy to join you or you want to cut your social life for a while to seek inner peace, solo travel is never a bad idea.

01 Dec 2018

Narendra Modi

#G20Summit: Modi meets Chilean President, discusses ways to deepen partnership

Prime Minister Narendra Modi yesterday met Chilean President Sebastian Pinera on the sidelines of the G20 summit in Buenos Aires and discussed ways to enhance cooperation in several areas of mutual interests.

22 Sep 2018

Independence Day

Watch: Adorable puppies steal the show at Chilean military parade

A troop of golden retriever puppies, who will grow up to serve as police dogs, captured the crowd's attention at the Chilean military parade.

27 Jul 2018

Physics

Einstein's general theory of relativity passes the blackhole test

Despite being over a 100 years old, Albert Einstein's general theory of relativity has passed yet another test with flying colors.

05 Mar 2018

Entertainment

Oscar'18: 'A Fantastic Woman' wins for Best Foreign Language Film

Chile's "A Fantastic Woman" took home the Oscar for Best Foreign Language film trumping front-runner "The Square" from Sweden.

28 Feb 2017

World

3 dead, several missing after Chile floods

At least 3 people are dead and 19 others are missing after torrential rains sparked large scale flooding near Chile's capital, Santiago.