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News Chile » Culture: In southern Chile, a strong devotion to land and water

News channel or source: http://www.startribune.com/in-southern-chile-a-strong-devotion-to-land-and-water/474230993/
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

The first thing I have to tell you about Chile is that it’s long. Really, really long. One of the longest countries in the world, in fact. Because of that, it’s much like the United States in that it’s difficult to find one defining culture ...

News Chile » Culture: Chile celebrates Chinese New Year

News channel or source: https://www.efe.com/efe/english/life/chile-celebrates-chinese-new-year/50000263-3526685
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

Mayor Felipe Alessandri attended the celebration along with the Chinese ambassador to Chile, Xu Bu, and the president of the China-Chile Cultural and Arts Center, Juan Carlos Ramirez.

News Chile » Culture: Chilean Students Learn La. Culture Through Thibodaux School

News channel or source: https://www.usnews.com/news/best-states/louisiana/articles/2018-02-04/chilean-students-learn-la-culture-through-thibodaux-school
Publication date: Saturday 03 February 2018

THIBODAUX, La. (AP) — Six teenage students from Chile have been learning about Louisiana culture and cuisine through a new student exchange partnership between eLearning in Thibodaux and Sebastian School in Chillan, Chile. This month, which is the ...

News Chile » Culture: Chilean students visit languages centre in University of Hyderabad

News channel or source: http://www.deccanchronicle.com/nation/current-affairs/160218/chilean-students-visit-languages-centre-in-university-of-hyderabad.html
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

students of CSFL got a chance to practice the language with the native speakers and know more about Chilean society and culture and vice versa. The educational trip was a follow-up to the recent visit of Mr Ranjeeva Ranjan, who teaches Spanish at CSFL in ...

News Chile » Culture: The Boutique Producers Reinventing Chile’s Wine Scene

News channel or source: https://www.winemag.com/2018/02/08/chiles-boutique-wineries/
Publication date: hursday 08 February 2018

These are the boutique brands and the people behind them that have changed Chile’s wine culture over the past two decades. From left to right: Viña Aquitania 2015 Lazuli Cabernet Sauvignon; Antiyal 2014 Kuyen; Casa Marín 2011 Lo Abarca Hills Vineyard ...

News Chile » Culture: Chile commandeers a sweeping war on obesity

News channel or source: http://www.bendbulletin.com/nation/5987852-151/chile-commandeers-a-sweeping-war-on-obesity
Publication date: Wednesday 07 February 2018

SANTIAGO, Chile — They killed Tony the Tiger ... Nutrition experts say the measures are the world’s most ambitious attempt to remake a country’s food culture and could be a model for how to turn the tide on a global obesity epidemic that researchers ...

News Chile » Culture: Chilean mother who fears daughter was driven to suicide demands law change

News channel or source: https://www.theguardian.com/global-development/2018/feb/07/chile-mother-fears-daughter-driven-to-suicide-demands-law-change-antonia-garros-hermosilla
Publication date: uesday 06 February 2018

The Chilean police and judiciary ruled that the death was an unassisted ... However, in a country where the prevailing macho culture means a blind eye is often turned to violence against women, and where reports of abuse are often met with indifference ...

News Chile » Culture: Pope was informed of Chilean abuse victims’ complaints, AP reveals

News channel or source: http://www.catholicculture.org/news/headlines/index.cfm?storyid=35330
Publication date: onday 05 February 2018

The Associated Press has revealed that Pope Francis was informed in 2015 about complaints against Chilean Bishop Juan Barros. During his January visit to Chile, the Pontiff told reports that he had not received complaints about Bishop Barros. But AP has ...

News Chile » Culture: A Chilean who grew up Fijian

News channel or source: http://www.fijitimes.com/story.aspx?id=434565
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

I reckon just about every continent, every culture, every religion is represented here. I was always aware of my Chilean heritage but it didn't come up all that often except when one of dad's South American mates came over (or when Saree was telling me to ...