Chile

Chile heads to presidential vote run-off in December

Conservative Sebastian Pinera will face socialist Alejandro Guiller after neither candidate wins 50 percent of the vote.

Sebastian Pinera to face Alejandro Guillier in run-off

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 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

Opinion

Remembering Operation Condor

With the US' encouragement, the alliance in South America would go on to torture and murder many civilians.

Belen Fernandez

by Belen Fernandez

Belen Fernandez

Latin America

Clashes as Chile's Bachelet seeks to regain popularity

President looks to get reform agenda back on track in annual address to Congress as protesters and police clash outside.

Chile

Chile's President Bachelet asks ministers to resign

In surprise announcement, President Michelle Bachelet says she will reshuffle her entire cabinet in the next few days.

Chile's President Bachelet asks ministers to resign

The Listening Post

The Clinic: Shaking up Chilean journalism

A satirical magazine is filling the vacuum left by the shortcomings of the country's mainstream press.