Latin America

Chile moves to legalise gay marriage

Proposed legislation also allows gay couples to adopt children and denotes marriage as union between two people.

Chile's Bachelet sends gay marriage bill to congress

Latin America

Chile court legalises abortion in exceptional cases

A 6-4 ruling upholds bill making the practice legal in cases of rape, non-viable fetus and threat to mother's life.

Chile court lifts complete ban on abortion

Latin America

Venezuela crisis tops US Vice President Pence's agenda in Chile

US Vice President Mike Pence is in Chile as part of his tour of Latin American countries to promote harsher regional measures against Venezuela.

Latin America

US aims to bolster ties with Latin America allies with VP tour

Tensions remain high between the US and Venezuela on the eve of US Vice President Mike Pence's tour of South America.

Latin America

Chile: A new haven for Caribbean and South American migrants?

As the US and parts of Europe close their borders to migrants and refugees, one of the world's more isolated countries has opened its doors.

Latin America

Chile moves to ease strict abortion laws

President Bachelet vows to sign law allowing abortion in rape cases, or if the mother's or fetus' life is in danger.

Chile moves to ease strict abortion laws

Latin America

Chile's penguin colonies disappear as global temperature rises

Penguin colonies in parts of South America are starting to disappear as global temperatures rise and extreme weather destroys habitats. Chile's Magellan region is the most affected. Al Jazeera’s Lucia Newman reports from Isla Magdalena, Chile.

Sport

Germany beat Chile to win football's Confederations Cup

World champions survive Chile onslaught to win their first Confederations Cup trophy ahead of the Russia 2018 World Cup.

Germany beat Chile to win football's Confederations Cup

Sport

Chile beat Portugal to reach Confederations Cup final

Bravo saves three penalty kicks after goalless normal and extra time to take his side to the final.

Chile beat Portugal to reach Confederations Cup final

Latin America

Chile protesters call for free higher education

Clashes have erupted in Chile's capital Santiago between police and protesters calling on President Michelle Bachelet to fulfill her promises of improvements to the educational system and more reforms.

Talk to Al Jazeera

Beyond meat: The end of food as we know it?

We travel to Chile to meet a group of young scientists determined to develop smart plant-based food to save the planet.

Latin America

Earthquake strikes off coast of Chile

Magnitude 7.1 temblor off Valparaiso did not cause any serious damage.

Earthquake strikes off coast of Valparaiso

Reporter's Notebook

On board the Rainbow Warrior

Lucia Newman is on board Greenpeace's ship to observe their latest campaign, 'Save the Seas At the End of the World'.

Reporter's Notebook

Chile salmon: Too delicious to be true?

The Chilean salmon industry has become synonymous with massive use of toxic chemicals used in overcrowded fish farms that destroy the ocean's eco-system.

Chile salmon: Too delicious to be true?

Latin America

Save the seas: Greenpeace campaigns to protect Chilean marine life

Greenpeace has staged a flash demonstration on the southernmost tip of South America. It's part of a new campaign to protect the seas off Chile. Salmon farming and mining are damaging the delicate environment.