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# santiago - Monday 21 October, 2019

Chile orders new curfew as unrest death toll hits 11

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

# santiago - Sunday 20 October, 2019

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

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

# santiago - Sunday 18 January, 2015

From The Daily Edge Foo Fighters prove they are the soundest band ever to Chilean crowd Best Of Them

Foo Fighters prove they are the soundest band ever to Chilean crowd

These guys. These bloody guys.

# santiago - Friday 26 December, 2014

Would you drink milk from a donkey? These lads sell it on the streets

For a quarter century or more, Ricardo Alegria and his brother Marco have led donkeys through the streets of Chile’s capital, milking them on the spot for customers.

# santiago - Wednesday 15 October, 2014

"God knows" - Irish priest found guilty of sexually abusing toddler in Chile

John O’Reilly began abusing the girl when she was five.

# santiago - Tuesday 29 July, 2014

Irishman reported missing in France

Vincent Walsh flew to France 12 days ago to walk El Camino de Santiago.

# santiago - Thursday 25 July, 2013

Driver of Spanish train faces police probe

At least 80 people have died in the horrifying high-speed train crash.

# santiago - Sunday 27 January, 2013

Failure on debt deal would have 'catastrophic effect on Ireland' - Tánaiste

Tánaiste Eamon Gilmore will address world leaders – including Angela Merkel – in Chile today as hopes for a deal on Ireland’s bank debt took a blow last night and the opposition criticised the government’s lack of openness.

# santiago - Friday 5 October, 2012

President to meet political leaders and Irish community in Chile

President Michael D Higgins has a busy schedule on the day two of his South American trip.

# santiago - Thursday 4 October, 2012

Pictures: Day one of Michael D Higgins in Chile El Presidente This post contains images

Pictures: Day one of Michael D Higgins in Chile

The President met with his Chilean counterpart on a busy day of public engagements.

Higgins to meet Chilean president on first full day of South America trip

After arriving in Chile yesterday morning, President Higgins kicks off his two weeks trip to South American with a day of public engagements in Santiago.

# santiago - Friday 26 August, 2011

Teenager shot dead in Chile protests

A 14-year-old boy has been killed after sustaining gunshot wounds during a mass protest against Chile’s president in the country’s capital.