PUBLISHED ON APR 12, 2021 04:08 AM IST
Available data shows Chinese vaccines lag behind others including Pfizer and Moderna in terms of efficacy, but require less stringent temperature controls during storage.
PTI | , New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON MAR 19, 2021 10:34 PM IST
During a telephonic conversation between President Ram Nath Kovind and Sebastian Piñera Echnique, the President of the Republic of Chile, the two countries resolved to maintain the momentum in bilateral relationship.
PTI | , Santiago
PUBLISHED ON FEB 07, 2021 07:20 AM IST
A video circulated widely on social media showed an officer shooting toward the feet of the man, who was carrying and sometimes waving what appeared to be two blunt machetes used in his performance.
Santiago | By Reuters | Posted by Shivani Kumar
UPDATED ON DEC 23, 2020 07:01 AM IST
Chile’s armed forces said at least 36 people had been infected at its Bernardo O’Higgins base, including 26 army personnel and 10 civilian contractors conducting maintenance at the base.
Last solar eclipse of 2020: Netizens share pictures and videos of the occurrence. They are mesmerising
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Sanya Budhiraja
UPDATED ON DEC 15, 2020 02:45 AM IST
Last solar eclipse of 2020: Though the last solar eclipse (called Surya Grahan in Hindi) was not visible in India this Monday, you can take a look at the spellbinding phenomenon through pictures and videos shared by netizens.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com| Edited by: Harshit Sabarwal
UPDATED ON DEC 14, 2020 12:16 PM IST
A solar eclipse occurs when the Moon comes between the Sun and the Earth, blocking out the Sun’s rays and casting a shadow on parts of Earth. It occurs twice a year but can go up to five times in very rare scenarios.
Santiago | By Associated Press | Posted by Karan Manral
UPDATED ON OCT 26, 2020 09:12 AM IST
The country’s Electoral Service said about 78% ballots of the 7.3 million votes counted favoured drawing up a new constitution, while just under 22% were opposed. The current constitution was ‘imposed’ by General Augusto Pinochet four decades ago.
SANTIAGO | By Reuters | Posted by: Amrita Kohli
PUBLISHED ON OCT 23, 2020 12:06 AM IST
The Loa water frogs, a tiny and beguiling dark-spotted amphibian also known as Telmatobius dankoi, mated between Oct. 11 and 12.
Buenos Aires | By Reuters | Posted by Jahnavi Gupta
UPDATED ON OCT 20, 2020 11:35 PM IST
Climate change and human activity are harming Antarctica and threatening wildlife from humpback whales to microscopic algae, more than 280 scientists and conservation experts say in urging protections for the icy region.
Remains of Jurassic sea predators resembling killer whales unearthed in the world’s driest desert in Chile
By Reuters | Posted by: Sanya Budhiraja
PUBLISHED ON SEP 25, 2020 04:37 PM IST
Scientists found jaw, tooth and limb fragments of the creatures “ecologically similar” to killer whales at two sites in the Loa river basin near the mining city of Calama.
SANTIAGO | By Reuters | Posted by: Amrita Kohli
PUBLISHED ON SEP 24, 2020 01:45 PM IST
As months of coronavirus lockdowns have stilled the urban commotion, cougars feel emboldened to forage for food in the suburbs after years of drought, scientists have speculated.
Santiago | By Reuters | Posted by: Sanya Budhiraja
PUBLISHED ON SEP 15, 2020 01:32 PM IST
Buin Zoo, on the outskirts of the capital Santiago, is ordinarily one of the city’s top attractions but it is struggling to stay afloat as visitors have dwindled to zero.
Washington | By Reuters| Posted by Susmita Pakrasi
UPDATED ON SEP 12, 2020 10:13 AM IST
Research published this week revealed an unexpected discrepancy between observations of dark matter concentrations in three massive clusters of galaxies encompassing trillions of stars and theoretical computer simulations of how dark matter should be distributed.
Chile | By Reuters | Posted by: Srimoyee Chowdhury
PUBLISHED ON AUG 19, 2020 11:47 AM IST
The man, who wears a shiny batman suit complete with a coronavirus-ready sanitary facemask, delivers a few dozen plates of hot food to homeless people.
Besancon | By Associated Press | Posted by Prashasti Singh
PUBLISHED ON JUL 25, 2020 07:41 AM IST
The prosecutor in Besancon, where the missing Narumi Kurosaki had been studying, said the extradition of the suspect by Chile was a “new start” for the investigation even though Zepeda refused to answer questions of the investigating judge.
Chile | By Reuters | Posted By: Trisha Sengupta
UPDATED ON JUL 04, 2020 10:13 AM IST
The sailors spotted the struggling dog about a mile offshore from the bridge of their ship and sent out a Zodiac raft to pull the pooch from the cold waters of Talcahuano Bay to safety.
Santiago | By Reuters | Posted by Anubha Rohatgi
UPDATED ON JUN 13, 2020 11:47 AM IST
The small mammal would have lived in southern Patagonia during the late Cretaceous era, alongside dinosaurs, crocodiles, turtles and birds, according to an article published in the bulletin of the Natural History Museum of Chile.
Hindustan Times, Rio de Janeiro | By HT Correspondent and Agencies
PUBLISHED ON JUN 06, 2020 03:31 AM IST
Brazil reported a new 24-hour record death toll, bringing the total number killed to more than 34,000. That is behind only the US, with more than 110,000 deaths, and Britain, with over 40,200.
Washington | By Reuters | Posted by: Prashasti Singh
PUBLISHED ON MAY 13, 2020 05:55 AM IST
The IMF’s executive board discussed Chile’s request during an informal session on Tuesday, and Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva would endorse the step when the board meets to take a formal decision in coming weeks.
Santiago | By Associated Press
UPDATED ON DEC 13, 2019 06:56 AM IST
An international team of searchers continued the hunt, while officials on shore said they would use DNA analysis to identify the crash victims.
Santiago | By Reuters
UPDATED ON DEC 10, 2019 08:38 AM IST
A state of alert was declared after communication with plane was lost, and a search and rescue team was activated.
Buenos Aires | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON NOV 01, 2019 12:31 PM IST
The striker was handed a three-month suspension for comments he made after the game, in which he accused CONMEBOL, the governing body of South American football, of corruption.
Washington | By Reuters
PUBLISHED ON OCT 31, 2019 02:44 PM IST
The White House said afterwards the United States still expects to sign an initial trade agreement with China next month, but no alternate location had yet been set for Xi and Trump to meet.
London | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON SEP 10, 2019 09:05 PM IST
Giovani Lo Celso suffered the damage during Argentina’s 0-0 friendly draw against Chile in Los Angeles last week.
Los Angeles | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON SEP 06, 2019 02:26 PM IST
The game was the latest instalment of an increasingly bitter rivalry between the two sides who met in both the 2015 and 2016 Copa America finals, won by Chile on each occasion.
Varpalota (Hungary) | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON AUG 12, 2019 05:56 PM IST
Aishwarya, who won the first round in Dubai and was placed third (Portugal), fifth (Spain) and fourth (Hungary) in the subsequent outings, finished with a tally of 65 points, just four ahead of Portugal’s Rita Vieira in the final overall standings for women.
New Delhi | By Sandip Sikdar
UPDATED ON JUL 29, 2019 04:46 PM IST
The team heard news of the tragedy and rallied around the 19-year-old Lalremsiami. Chief coach Sjoerd Marijne told her she could return immediately to her family if she wanted.
Santiago | By Reuters
UPDATED ON JUL 14, 2019 09:46 AM IST
Peru last month clamped down on immigration, requiring migrants have passports and visas in order to stay in the country. The new rules have pushed some migrants south to Chile.
Leeds | By Asian News International
UPDATED ON JUL 08, 2019 04:24 PM IST
Messi was handed his first red-card in 14 years and the decision did not go well with the striker as he bashed CONMEBOL, saying the whole tournament was set up for Brazil’s win.
New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON JUL 07, 2019 03:52 AM IST
Four teams made their Women’s World Cup debut in 2019: Chile, Scotland, South Africa, and Jamaica--the first Caribbean team ever to qualify.