A state of alert was declared after communication with plane was lost, and a search and rescue team was activated.
10 Dec 2019 9:04 AM
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
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
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
'Five officers were injured, including the commissioner,' Xinhua reported while quoting General Jorge Avila.
26 Jul 2019 11:02 AM
The deposit was set to rank among the world’s biggest untapped copper and gold mines.
15 Jul 2019 9:48 AM
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
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
Officials in Santiago said the ban would remain in effect until they are convinced that the outbreak has been brought under control.
28 Jun 2017 5:49 PM
On Saturday, a white cloth was draped over a new structure near the mausoleum for Cuban independence leader Jose Marti.
04 Dec 2016 4:58 PM
Some people run into the street during an earthquake, but Rene Lagos would rather be indoors — preferably on the top floor of a skyscraper.
06 Jan 2016 2:52 AM
Important airports like Iquique and Antofagasta were among those closed.
21 Dec 2015 2:34 PM
US environmentalist and businessman Douglas Tompkins, the founder of outdoor clothing and equipment company The North Face, died on Tuesday during a kayaking trip in Chile, local health officials sai
10 Dec 2015 6:17 AM
There were reports on social media of electricity cuts in the area
07 Nov 2015 2:30 PM
Chile’s government has acknowledged that Nobel laureate Pablo Neruda might have been killed after the 1973 coup that brought General Augusto Pinochet to power.
07 Nov 2015 12:47 AM