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#Chile

# chile - Monday 14 December, 2020

Thousands of people gather in Chile to witness solar eclipse
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Thousands of people gather in Chile to witness solar eclipse

Dec 14th 2020, 10:00 PM 10,257 Views 0 Comments

During the brief period of darkness, only the lights of mobile phones were visible.

# chile - Monday 26 October, 2020

Chileans vote overwhelmingly to replace their constitution
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Chileans vote overwhelmingly to replace their constitution

Oct 26th 2020, 2:50 PM 32,682 Views 11 Comments

The vote came a year to the day after more than one million people thronged downtown Santiago amidst a wave of social unrest.

# chile - Wednesday 4 March, 2020

IRFU opts against hosting Olympic 7s qualifying competition in Ireland
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# 7s

IRFU opts against hosting Olympic 7s qualifying competition in Ireland

Mar 4th 2020, 3:39 PM 9,159 Views 11 Comments

The union had concerns over the costs of bringing the crucial repechage onto home soil.

# chile - Tuesday 10 December, 2019

Chilean military plane 'disappears' with 38 passengers on board
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Chilean military plane 'disappears' with 38 passengers on board

Dec 10th 2019, 7:19 AM 18,863 Views 9 Comments

The C-130 Hercules carried 17 crew members and 21 passengers.

# chile - Saturday 23 November, 2019

13-year-old boy killed as fifth week of violence begins in Chile
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13-year-old boy killed as fifth week of violence begins in Chile

Nov 23rd 2019, 12:17 PM 6,320 Views 3 Comments

23 people have now been killed during weeks of unrest in the country.

# chile - Friday 1 November, 2019

Greta Thunberg travels halfway around the world 'the wrong way' after summit location is moved
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Greta Thunberg travels halfway around the world 'the wrong way' after summit location is moved

Nov 1st 2019, 10:58 PM 102,393 Views 227 Comments

COP25 was meant to take place in Chile but is now due to be held in Spain.

# chile - Saturday 26 October, 2019

One million Chileans take to streets to demand resignation of president Sebastian Pinera
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One million Chileans take to streets to demand resignation of president Sebastian Pinera

Oct 26th 2019, 7:37 AM 7,720 Views 11 Comments

It was the seventh day in a week of protests that has seen 19 people killed.

# chile - Friday 25 October, 2019

Explainer: How did protests over metro fares in Chile lead to days of violent fatal clashes?
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Explainer: How did protests over metro fares in Chile lead to days of violent fatal clashes?

Oct 25th 2019, 6:05 AM 6,775 Views 8 Comments

Yesterday, a four-year-old child was killed during the latest round of protests.

# chile - Monday 21 October, 2019

Chile orders new curfew as unrest death toll hits 11
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Chile orders new curfew as unrest death toll hits 11

Oct 21st 2019, 10:16 PM 8,345 Views 5 Comments

The unrest started after protests against a public transport price hike escalated.

Chile extends state of emergency as unrest death toll hits seven
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Chile extends state of emergency as unrest death toll hits seven

Oct 21st 2019, 8:02 AM 11,279 Views 10 Comments

The unrest started after protests against a public transport price hike escalated.

# chile - Sunday 20 October, 2019

Violence in Chile sparked by metro fare hike has left three dead
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Violence in Chile sparked by metro fare hike has left three dead

Oct 20th 2019, 11:10 AM 16,878 Views 14 Comments

Protests are angry at the increasing cost of living in Chile.

# chile - Sunday 7 July, 2019

South American bosses hit back at 'unacceptable' Messi comments
# Argument
# Argument

South American bosses hit back at 'unacceptable' Messi comments

Jul 7th 2019, 7:36 PM 9,829 Views 8 Comments

CONMEBOL released a statement in response to claims made by the Argentine superstar.

Messi slams 'corruption' in South American football after being sent off in Copa America
# Unfair
# Unfair

Messi slams 'corruption' in South American football after being sent off in Copa America

Jul 7th 2019, 11:00 AM 11,271 Views 42 Comments

Lionel Messi was vocal after being sent off in Argentina’s win over Chile.

# chile - Saturday 6 July, 2019

Messi bizarrely sent off as Argentina beat Chile to Copa America third place
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# Argy Bargy

Messi bizarrely sent off as Argentina beat Chile to Copa America third place

Jul 6th 2019, 10:34 PM 17,547 Views 11 Comments

The game finished 2-1.

# chile - Thursday 4 July, 2019

Copa America holders Chile crash out in semi-final upset
# Rout
# Rout

Copa America holders Chile crash out in semi-final upset

Jul 4th 2019, 8:02 AM 9,962 Views 3 Comments

Two first-half goals and a late third from Paolo Guerrero guided Peru to the tournament finale.

# chile - Wednesday 3 July, 2019

PHOTOS: Thousands turn out to watch rare total solar eclipse in South America
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PHOTOS: Thousands turn out to watch rare total solar eclipse in South America

Jul 3rd 2019, 7:41 AM 10,136 Views 10 Comments

Solar eclipses happen when the Sun, Moon and Earth line up, allowing the Moon to cast its shadow on Earth.

# chile - Saturday 29 June, 2019

Alexis Sanchez sends Chile through on penalties against Colombia
# Copa America
# Copa America

Alexis Sanchez sends Chile through on penalties against Colombia

Jun 29th 2019, 9:12 AM 12,167 Views 8 Comments

The defending champions will face either Uruguay or Peru in a semi-final in midweek.

# chile - Tuesday 25 June, 2019

Cavani header snatches Copa America group top spot for Uruguay as Chile to face Colombia
# Match Winner
# Match Winner

Cavani header snatches Copa America group top spot for Uruguay as Chile to face Colombia

Jun 25th 2019, 9:10 AM 2,445 Views 3 Comments

An 82nd-minute header from Edinson Cavani saw Uruguay earn a clash with Peru.

# chile - Saturday 22 June, 2019

Alexis Sanchez isn't loved at Man United like he is with Chile, says national team boss
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# Feeling Unloved

Alexis Sanchez isn't loved at Man United like he is with Chile, says national team boss

Jun 22nd 2019, 12:38 PM 6,060 Views 14 Comments

Reinaldo Rueda has suggested that the 30-year-old doesn’t have the same relationships at Old Trafford.

Sanchez scores winner as Copa America holders Chile progress to quarter-finals
# Copa America
# Copa America

Sanchez scores winner as Copa America holders Chile progress to quarter-finals

Jun 22nd 2019, 9:56 AM 7,307 Views 4 Comments

Chile overcame Ecuador at the Copa America to move into the quarter-finals from Group C.

# chile - Tuesday 18 June, 2019

'For six weeks I felt worse than I ever have before' - Sanchez relieved to find form for Chile
# Escape
# Escape

'For six weeks I felt worse than I ever have before' - Sanchez relieved to find form for Chile

Jun 18th 2019, 2:41 PM 7,511 Views 8 Comments

The Manchester United attacker bounced back to have a hand in two goals as his side strolled to victory over Japan in Sao Paulo.

# chile - Sunday 16 June, 2019

USA star sets World Cup goal-scoring record to secure passage to last 16
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# History Maker

USA star sets World Cup goal-scoring record to secure passage to last 16

Jun 16th 2019, 7:52 PM 8,331 Views 1 Comment

Carli Lloyd became the first player to score in six consecutive women’s World Cup matches in comprehensive win over Chile.

# chile - Sunday 28 April, 2019

A footprint found in Chile is 'oldest' in Americas, scientists say
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A footprint found in Chile is 'oldest' in Americas, scientists say

Apr 28th 2019, 12:58 PM 32,183 Views 27 Comments

The scientists say the footprint dates from at least 15,600 years ago.

# chile - Friday 15 February, 2019

Quartet of South American nations make joint bid to host 2030 World Cup
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# Centenary

Quartet of South American nations make joint bid to host 2030 World Cup

Feb 15th 2019, 1:20 PM 5,857 Views 13 Comments

A potential bid by Ireland and Britain would face opposition from Argentina, Chile, Paraguay and Uruguay.

# chile - Monday 10 December, 2018

Irish-born priest may be deported from Chile after serving sentence for sexually abusing girl
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Irish-born priest may be deported from Chile after serving sentence for sexually abusing girl

Dec 10th 2018, 10:09 PM 35,889 Views 0 Comments

John O’Reilly was convicted of sexually abusing a young girl while he was a chaplain at a prestigious school.

# chile - Saturday 13 October, 2018

Pope Francis defrocks two Chilean bishops for sex abuse of minors
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Pope Francis defrocks two Chilean bishops for sex abuse of minors

Oct 13th 2018, 2:47 PM 13,968 Views 51 Comments

Defrocking means the offender is forbidden from exercising any clerical duties at all, even in private.

# chile - Sunday 23 September, 2018

‘We were about to hike up a volcano in Chile… I got an email saying Ulster Rugby want you over’
# Dream Ticket
# Dream Ticket

‘We were about to hike up a volcano in Chile… I got an email saying Ulster Rugby want you over’

Sep 23rd 2018, 10:00 AM 33,996 Views 8 Comments

Neil Walsh recalls the unlikely series of events that led to an incredible opportunity.

# chile - Friday 21 September, 2018

Pope accepts resignations of two more Chilean bishops over child sexual abuse scandal
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Pope accepts resignations of two more Chilean bishops over child sexual abuse scandal

Sep 21st 2018, 5:41 PM 9,438 Views 41 Comments

An entire Chilean delegation of 34 bishops tendered their resignation to the pope in May. He has now accepted seven of them.

# chile - Friday 31 August, 2018

Number of sex abuse cases against the Chilean clergy has tripled to 119
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Number of sex abuse cases against the Chilean clergy has tripled to 119

Aug 31st 2018, 10:48 PM 9,953 Views 27 Comments

A total of 167 bishops, priests and lay members of the church are now under investigation for sexual crimes committed since 1960.

# chile - Monday 23 July, 2018

Bishops and priests among 158 Catholic church members identified in Chilean abuse investigation
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Bishops and priests among 158 Catholic church members identified in Chilean abuse investigation

Jul 23rd 2018, 8:50 PM 17,312 Views 30 Comments

The cases relate to incidents dating back as far as 1960.

# chile - Monday 16 July, 2018

Sanchez left behind for Man United's US tour due to 'personal administrative issue'
# Pre-Season
# Pre-Season

Sanchez left behind for Man United's US tour due to 'personal administrative issue'

Jul 16th 2018, 6:10 PM 13,112 Views 13 Comments

The Chilean didn’t fly out to Los Angeles with the rest of the squad yesterday, but the club is hopeful he makes the trip in the coming days.

# chile - Thursday 28 June, 2018

Two more bishops resign in Chile over child sex abuse scandal
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Two more bishops resign in Chile over child sex abuse scandal

Jun 28th 2018, 7:49 PM 8,913 Views 79 Comments

Several senior members of Chile’s Catholic Church are accused by victims of ignoring and covering up child abuse by paedophile priest Fernando Karadima.

# chile - Monday 4 June, 2018

West Ham boss robbed at gunpoint during Chile visit
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# Incident

West Ham boss robbed at gunpoint during Chile visit

Jun 4th 2018, 5:57 PM 7,871 Views 6 Comments

Manuel Pellegrini was back in his homeland during the summer break and found himself targeted by a gang.

# chile - Thursday 22 March, 2018

Researchers solve the mystery of 'alien' skeleton found 15 years ago
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Researchers solve the mystery of 'alien' skeleton found 15 years ago

Mar 22nd 2018, 10:00 PM 33,092 Views 27 Comments

It belonged to an infant girl with a handful of rare gene mutations.

# chile - Wednesday 21 March, 2018

Sanchez 'expected something better' from himself after move to Man United
# Honesty
# Honesty

Sanchez 'expected something better' from himself after move to Man United

Mar 21st 2018, 6:42 PM 8,457 Views 22 Comments

The Chilean has scored just one Premier League goal and has been struggling for form at Old Trafford.

# chile - Sunday 18 February, 2018

Pope revives lapsed sex abuse commission following criticism over Chilean bishop
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Pope revives lapsed sex abuse commission following criticism over Chilean bishop

Feb 18th 2018, 3:56 PM 10,268 Views 44 Comments

Pope Francis came under criticism in Chile for defending Bishop Juan Barros.

# chile - Wednesday 7 February, 2018

Vatican's sex-crimes expert to interview Chilean abuse victim in person
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Vatican's sex-crimes expert to interview Chilean abuse victim in person

Feb 7th 2018, 10:05 PM 10,028 Views 18 Comments

Archbishop Charles Scicluna called Juan Carlos Cruz yesterday “on behalf of the pope” to arrange a face-to-face interview.

# chile - Friday 19 January, 2018

Pope Francis enrages Chile sex abuse victims as he accuses them of slander
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Pope Francis enrages Chile sex abuse victims as he accuses them of slander

Jan 19th 2018, 1:39 PM 30,983 Views 106 Comments

He said that until he sees proof of the sex abuse scandals in Chile, the accusations are “all calumny”.

# chile - Tuesday 14 November, 2017

Here are 10 stars that won’t be at the World Cup in Russia next summer
# Absent
# Absent

Here are 10 stars that won’t be at the World Cup in Russia next summer

Nov 14th 2017, 5:42 PM 9,612 Views 9 Comments

It just won’t be the same without them.

# chile - Tuesday 7 November, 2017

England warned over paper planes in latest Fifa clamp-down
# And Take Your Money
# And Take Your Money

England warned over paper planes in latest Fifa clamp-down

Nov 7th 2017, 6:22 PM 6,329 Views 6 Comments

FIFA has punished five nations in Central and South America following homophobic chants in recent World Cup qualifiers.

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