Tsunami could affect the Chilean coast after eruption on the island of Tonga

Tsunami could affect the Chilean coast after eruption on the island of Tonga

The National Emergency Office (Onemi) from Chile warned this Saturday about the possibility that a “minor tsunami” could hit Easter Island and part of the mainland coast after the eruption of a volcano in Tonga. “As a precaution, LEAVE THE BEACH AREA, due to a minor tsunami,” was the emergency message from Onemi that the … Read more

Chile warns of possible “minor tsunami” on Easter Island after eruption in Tonga

Chile warns of possible “minor tsunami” on Easter Island after eruption in Tonga

The National Emergency Office (Onemi) of Chile warned this Saturday about the possibility of a “minor tsunami” reaching Easter Island after the one caused by the eruption of a volcano in Tonga. “Remember! Due to the State of Precaution for the Juan Fernández Archipelago, San Félix, Easter and Chilean Antarctic Islands due to a volcano … Read more

Fire in Chile wiped out 100 houses and 400 homeless

Fire in Chile wiped out 100 houses and 400 homeless

The presidential delegate of the Tarapacá region, Miguel Ángel Quezada, confirmed that a fire in Chile destroyed 100 houses leaving around 400 people homeless. The fire started on Monday, January 10, and affected the irregular Laguna Verde camp located in the city of Iquique, in northern Chile. Miguel Ángel Quezada, lamented the loss of citizens’ … Read more

VIDEO. Fire in Chile consumes more than one hundred wooden and cardboard houses

VIDEO.  Fire in Chile consumes more than one hundred wooden and cardboard houses

Santiago de Chile.-About 400 people were left homeless this Monday, after a fire that devastated more than 100 wooden and cardboard houses located in the irregular settlement of Laguna Verde located in the city of Iquique, north of Chili. Miguel Ángel Quezada, presidential delegate for the Tarapacá region, confirmed the incident and pointed out that … Read more

Athlete died after fainting in the middle of the Ironman Chile triathlon competition

Athlete died after fainting in the middle of the Ironman Chile triathlon competition

Photo: Hugo Avila / Imago7 A 38-year-old man passed away on Sunday, January 10, while he was participating in the Ironman 70.3 swimming test in Pucón, in Chile, a triathlon competition that was resumed this year after two editions suspended by the pandemic and the social outbreak. The organization explained in a statement that the … Read more

Chile launches plan to search for victims of illegal adoption in the Pinochet era

Chile launches plan to search for victims of illegal adoption in the Pinochet era

The government of chili launched on Monday a pilot plan to streamline the llocating the hundreds of victims of illegal adoptions committed during the dictatorship of Augusto Pinochet (1973-1990) who are abroad and in national territory to promote reunion with their families. “We are making progress in collaborating with those people whose children were adopted … Read more

Chile becomes the first country in Latin America to administer the fourth dose of vaccine against covid-19

Chile becomes the first country in Latin America to administer the fourth dose of vaccine against covid-19

Immunosuppressed people are the first to receive the second booster dose, although vaccination will be extended from February 7. Photo: Alberto Valdes / EFE Chile became the first country in Latin America to administer the fourth dose against covid-19, and in turn, it is the second in the world, after Israel also administered a fourth … Read more

Chile becomes the first country in Latin America to apply the fourth dose against COVID-19 and the second in the world after Israel

Chile becomes the first country in Latin America to apply the fourth dose against COVID-19 and the second in the world after Israel

As of this Monday, immunocompromised people over 12 years of age will be able to receive the fourth dose of the vaccine against covid-19 in Chile. And in February all people over 55 who received the third dose of the vaccine six months ago will be able to access it. In this way Chile becomes … Read more

Bad news for Chile: Arturo Vidal will miss almost the remainder of the Qualifiers due to the harsh punishment imposed by FIFA

Bad news for Chile: Arturo Vidal will miss almost the remainder of the Qualifiers due to the harsh punishment imposed by FIFA

Photo: Marcelo Hernandez / Getty Images In the last presentation of the Chilean National Team for the World Cup Qualifiers heading to Qatar 2022, Arturo Vidal was sent off due to a kick in the face to defender Félix Torres of Ecuador. Now the sanction from FIFA has arrived and he will miss three of … Read more

Tons of new and unused clothing is dumped in the garbage dump in the Atacama desert, Chile

Tons of new and unused clothing is dumped in the garbage dump in the Atacama desert, Chile

Chile.- Images of tons of clothes in a garbage can from Atacama, Chile. Millions of garments still new and unwornThey even have labels in the garbage dump for illegal clothing in Atacama. Chile faces a colossal problem due to clandestine garment dump where there are tons of “low cost” and “fast fashion” clothes. Read more: … Read more

Chile begins to apply the fourth dose of anticovid vaccine with immunosuppressed patients on Monday

Chile begins to apply the fourth dose of anticovid vaccine with immunosuppressed patients on Monday

Chile announced this Thursday the application of a fourth dose of the coronavirus vaccine from next Monday to immunocompromised people, to continue on February 7 with those over 55, announced President Sebastián Piñera. The president made the announcement when the highest number of daily coronavirus cases in the last six months: 3,134 infected and 30 … Read more

Marcelo Ebrard meets with the elected president of Chile; they cut the thread of Kings

Marcelo Ebrard meets with the elected president of Chile;  they cut the thread of Kings

The Chancellor of Mexico, Marcelo Ebrard, met with him President-elect of Chile, Gabriel Boric and they both enjoyed the traditional rosca de reyes, a bread that is usually eaten on January 6. It was through his Twitter account that Ebrards published a photo where se watches him sharing bread with BoricThey both smile and Boric … Read more