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Chileans went to the polls on Sunday to choose a new president from nine candidates, with Socialist Michelle Bachelet and her reform platform favoured to win.
Last Updated: Saturday, January 05, 2013, 10:13
President Sebastian Pinera was flying to the scene in Chile`s remote southern Araucania region with his Interior minister, who called it a terrorist act that will be severely punished.
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Chilean riot police have fired tear gas and used water cannons to disperse violent protesters on the fringe of an otherwise peaceful student demonstration in the capital Santiago.
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All 33 miners trapped underground in Chile sent a note saying they are alive.
Last Updated: Saturday, March 13, 2010, 09:03
Chilean President Sebastian Pinera has said property worth USD 30 billion damaged in the 8.8-magnitude quake in the country last month, Xinhua reported.
Last Updated: Thursday, March 11, 2010, 13:51
Conservative billionaire Sebastian Pinera takes office as Chile`s new president on Thursday, tasked with rebuilding the country after one of the worst earthquakes ever recorded killed hundreds of people less than two weeks ago.
Last Updated: Monday, January 18, 2010, 09:41
Billionaire Sebastian Pinera won Chile`s presidency Sunday in the country`s first democratic election of a right-wing ruler in 52 years, and vowed to make Chile "the best country in the world."
Last Updated: Monday, December 14, 2009, 10:01
Right-wing billionaire Sebastian Pinera beat three leftists in Sunday`s Presidential Election but failed to obtain a majority, setting up a runoff.
Last Updated: Sunday, December 13, 2009, 16:05
Poll opened on Sunday in Chilean general elections that are likely to propel to the presidency a conservative billionaire who is challenging the centre-left coalition`s 20-year rule.
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