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Saturday 23 September 2023 Dublin: 12°C

# Chile

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‘We were about to hike up a volcano in Chile… I got an email saying Ulster Rugby want you over’
Neil Walsh recalls the unlikely series of events that led to an incredible opportunity.
Pope accepts resignations of two more Chilean bishops over child sexual abuse scandal
An entire Chilean delegation of 34 bishops tendered their resignation to the pope in May. He has now accepted seven of them.
Number of sex abuse cases against the Chilean clergy has tripled to 119
A total of 167 bishops, priests and lay members of the church are now under investigation for sexual crimes committed since 1960.
Bishops and priests among 158 Catholic church members identified in Chilean abuse investigation
The cases relate to incidents dating back as far as 1960.
Sanchez left behind for Man United's US tour due to 'personal administrative issue'
The Chilean didn’t fly out to Los Angeles with the rest of the squad yesterday, but the club is hopeful he makes the trip in the coming days.
Two more bishops resign in Chile over child sex abuse scandal
Several senior members of Chile’s Catholic Church are accused by victims of ignoring and covering up child abuse by paedophile priest Fernando Karadima.
West Ham boss robbed at gunpoint during Chile visit
Manuel Pellegrini was back in his homeland during the summer break and found himself targeted by a gang.
Researchers solve the mystery of 'alien' skeleton found 15 years ago
It belonged to an infant girl with a handful of rare gene mutations.
Sanchez 'expected something better' from himself after move to Man United
The Chilean has scored just one Premier League goal and has been struggling for form at Old Trafford.
Pope revives lapsed sex abuse commission following criticism over Chilean bishop
Pope Francis came under criticism in Chile for defending Bishop Juan Barros.
Vatican's sex-crimes expert to interview Chilean abuse victim in person
Archbishop Charles Scicluna called Juan Carlos Cruz yesterday “on behalf of the pope” to arrange a face-to-face interview.
Pope Francis enrages Chile sex abuse victims as he accuses them of slander
He said that until he sees proof of the sex abuse scandals in Chile, the accusations are “all calumny”.
Here are 10 stars that won’t be at the World Cup in Russia next summer
It just won’t be the same without them.
England warned over paper planes in latest Fifa clamp-down
FIFA has punished five nations in Central and South America following homophobic chants in recent World Cup qualifiers.
Irish gangs' cocaine supply decimated as notorious Chilean gangster 'El Rico' arrested
The arrest will have far reaching consequences for Irish drug gangs.
Chilean FA will not report Peru and Colombia for alleged World Cup 'pact'
The last five minutes in Lima saw Radamel Falcao hold veiled talks with Colombia’s rivals during their 1-1 draw.
Vidal so soon? Bayern star to quit international football after Chile's World Cup failure
The 30-year-old says his “soul is crushed” after Chile fell short.
Alexis Sanchez won't be at the World Cup after Arsenal team-mate's bizarre blunder
Colombia’s David Ospina parried an indirect set-piece into his own net, which earned a point for Peru.
Record-breaking Sanchez stars but Chile are held to draw against Germany
The Gunners striker tops his country’s goal-scoring charts after tonight’s strike.
'The Russian Rubberbandits' and a frosty atmosphere in Chile - it's comments of the week
Plus, the three certainties in life — death, taxes and Arjen Robben cutting in on his left foot.
An Irishman in Chile: 'This Christmas I will create my own memories and start my own traditions'
1,481 kilometres away from home, it’s time to make a silent toast to home and all the other travellers out there, writes Brendan Farrell.
Chile dodge severe thunderstorms to book Copa America final date with Argentina
Early goals see the defending champions through to the final.
Holders Chile make big statement by putting 7 past Mexico in Copa America quarter-final
Hoffenheim’s Eduardo Vargas netted four times.
Watch: Lucky escape for driver as massive wave flips car
The severe weather is said to be connected to the intensity of the El Niño phenomenon.
There's a new destination for Irish people looking to work abroad for a year
A new agreement opens up opportunities in South America.
Five years and a film later, there is no Hollywood ending for the rescued Chilean miners
‘We have felt abandoned from the start’.
Five dead and more than 1 million evacuated from homes in Chile earthquake
Buildings were reported to have swayed as far away as Buenos Aires.
See ya Australia and au revoir France, Ireland has a new favourite winemaker
We have all the figures for what local drinkers were sipping last year.
Chile to deport paedophile Irish priest convicted of abusing young girl
The priest repeatedly molested the girl from the time she was five.
Chile player banned after Cavani arse tickle
Gonzalo Jara’s Cope America appears to be over as a result of his recent actions.
Doctors find 92-year-old woman has been bearing a mummified fetus for 50 years
The incredibly rare phenomenon is known as “lithopedion”.
'DIY abortion tutorials' shock Chile amid debate on easing ban
Warning: Some people may find the contents of this report distressing.
Chile volcano erupts for first time in decades
The volcano has not erupted in 43 years.
Would you drink milk from a donkey? These lads sell it on the streets
For a quarter century or more, Ricardo Alegria and his brother Marco have led donkeys through the streets of Chile’s capital, milking them on the spot for customers.
Radio station apologises after sex act performed on DJ live on air
"God knows" - Irish priest found guilty of sexually abusing toddler in Chile
John O’Reilly began abusing the girl when she was five.
Bike theft could be a thing of the past...
… thanks to an ingenious locking system that uses the bicycle’s frame as part of the lock.
This dog may have gotten in the way of a Google Street View car...
The images were captured and uploaded onto Google Street View in Chile.
This dog may have gotten in the way of a Google Street View car...
The images were captured and uploaded onto Google Street View in Chile.