In the south of Chile, a rural school is bringing the classroom to students, deploying vans to help teach pupils who might not otherwise have access to education during the coronavirus lockdown.
Skeletal remains have reportedly come to the surface after strong winds and increased rainfall lashed an area in Chile.
The South American country, Chile, hosted Tourism Week at its country pavilion at Expo 2020, showcasing a host of highlights of the country as an eclectic destination for global travellers.
Chile at the Expo 2020 Dubai celebrated the country’s National Day and stated that negotiations on a Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement (CEPA) with the UAE, initiated at the start of the expo to strengthen bilateral trade relations,
Chilean President Gabriel Boric in a televised national address announced on Thursday plans to nationalise the lithium industry in a bid to boost the country’s economy and protect the environment. Lithium is the key mineral for the batteries that will run the electric vehicles (EVs), the future of global automotive industry, and therefore it becomes a key element in future economic development and rivalries because the countries that have deposits of lithium will call the shots.
Protests in Iraq, Lebanon, Hong Kong and Kashmir. There is a particular trend and a pattern. The message is loud and clear — citizens are tired, angry and fed up of the government and with the government’s gimmicks (“J-K restrictions have to be reviewed: SC”, Oct.25, Gulf Today).
The incident occurred around 6am when the woman was heading to her workplace before being approached by an unknown person of Venezuelan origin.
The US Geological Survey said the tremor had a preliminary magnitude of 6.4. Its epicentre was 27.6 kilometers (17 miles) southwest of the town of Porcito and struck at a depth of 14 kilometres (nearly nine miles).
The quake in the South Shetland Islands had a magnitude of 6.9 with a depth of 9.6 kilometres, according to the US Geological Survey, while the earthquake in Chile had a magnitude of 5.8.