Egypt Air begins weekly direct flights from 3 Spanish cities to Luxor

Tue, 22 Mar 2022 - 10:48 GMT

Egypt Air began direct flights from several Spanish cities to Luxor on Monday as part of the Civil Aviation Ministry’s plan to promote flights into the country.

Violence erupts again in Santiago after soccer fan run over by police

Fri, 31 Jan 2020 - 04:50 GMT

Protesters attacked more than 20 police stations through the night and early morning.

Chile to restrict tourists and non-locals on Easter Island

Mon, 30 Jul 2018 - 04:07 GMT

Easter Island is known for its unique Moai monumental statues carved by the Rapa Nui people, believed to have arrived on the remote landmass in the southeastern Pacific Ocean in around the 12th century.

Billionaire former president Pinera wins Chile election

Mon, 18 Dec 2017 - 10:06 GMT

Billionaire Sebastian Pinera will return to power as Chile's president next year, according to virtually complete results from a runoff election held Sunday.

Chile court clears way to ease abortion ban

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 - 07:40 GMT

Chile's Constitutional Court Monday approved a measure to ease the country's strict abortion ban by decriminalizing the procedure in certain cases.

Chile rejects iron mine to protect penguins

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 - 06:10 GMT

Chile on Monday rejected plans for a $2.5 billion iron-mining project in order to protect thousands of endangered penguins.

Quake shakes Chilean capital Santiago, no damage seen

Wed, 02 Aug 2017 - 08:25 GMT

An earthquake shook buildings and woke residents in the Chilean capital Santiago in the early hours of Wednesday