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Santiago Maldonado: Body found in search for Argentine activist

Wednesday, October 18th 2017, 22:25
related countries: Chile Chile

Argentina's political parties suspend election campaigning as experts work to identify the body.
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South American trio in 2030 World Cup bid

Wednesday, October 4th 2017, 19:19
related countries: Paraguay Paraguay, United States United States

Argentina, Uruguay and Paraguay announce plans to make a joint bid to host the 2030 World Cup.
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Gentle touch

Saturday, September 9th 2017, 23:27

The Scarpati family is renown in Argentina for its "doma india", a gentle way of taming wild horses.
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Two-pilot glider team sets altitude record

Wednesday, September 6th 2017, 13:37

The unique Perlan 2 glider reaches over 54,000ft in the skies above Argentina.
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'Narco-pigeon' shot by Argentina police

Saturday, September 2nd 2017, 14:12
related places: Santa Rosa

The bird was carrying sedative pills, marijuana and a USB stick into a Santa Rosa jail.
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Pope Francis 'consulted psychoanalyst' in 1970s

Friday, September 1st 2017, 16:47

The sessions took place when he was the leader of the Jesuit order in Argentina, a new book reveals.
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Argentine tango comes to Toronto

Monday, August 28th 2017, 21:30

Toronto's dance community holds an open air "milonga" to bring the Argentine tango to the city's streets.
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Venezuela crisis: Latin Americans condemn Trump over 'military response'

Saturday, August 12th 2017, 19:45

Argentina says diplomacy is the only solution after Trump says he is considering military action.
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Lionel Messi ties the knot

Saturday, July 1st 2017, 14:09

Why football's biggest stars were in Argentina.
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Argentina hosts Lionel Messi's 'wedding of the century'

Saturday, July 1st 2017, 0:28

The football star has married Antonela Roccuzzo in what is being called the "wedding of the century".
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Remains of Menem Jr exhumed amid murder claims in Argentina

Thursday, June 22nd 2017, 1:18

The son of ex-President Menem died in a helicopter crash, but his family believes he was murdered.
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Crowd cheers Argentina ex-leader Cristina Fernández

Wednesday, June 21st 2017, 15:54

The former Argentine president launched a new political party ahead of legislative elections.
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Argentine footballer gives opponent the needle

Thursday, June 15th 2017, 0:10

A player from a lower-division club brags about hurting strikers from a top team during a cup match.
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I want to find my grandchild before I die

Tuesday, June 13th 2017, 23:15
related places: Mayo

How the Mothers of the Plaza de Mayo challenged Argentina's military rulers.
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Hebe de Bonafini: Head of Argentina Mothers of Plaza de Mayo group indicted

Tuesday, May 16th 2017, 17:43
related places: Mayo

The Mothers of Plaza de Mayo was set up by mums looking for children who vanished in the dictatorship.
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Footballer Ezequiel Lavezzi apologises over 'racist' photo

Monday, May 15th 2017, 10:17
related countries: China China

Official photos for a Chinese team show Argentine Ezequiel Lavezzi making a slant-eyed pose.
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Argentine climber rescued off Mt Logan after quake and avalanche

Friday, May 5th 2017, 8:50
related countries: Canada Canada

Natalia Martínez had been trapped by heavy snow and high winds on Canada's Mt Logan, her team say.
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Argentine climber stranded on Canada's highest peak

Thursday, May 4th 2017, 15:26
related countries: Canada Canada

Bad weather hampers the rescue of an Argentine climber stuck after earthquakes and avalanches.
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Argentina Plaza de Mayo: Rights group turns 40

Monday, May 1st 2017, 4:32
related places: Mayo

Group members have been fighting for justice for victims of Argentina's 1976-83 military regime.
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Diego Maradona sues over a video game

Friday, March 31st 2017, 10:36

The former Argentine international says he's suing Pro Evolution Soccer publishers Konami.
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Two killed in Argentina rock concert crush

Sunday, March 12th 2017, 20:56

The large open-air concert by popular performer Indio Solari and his band drew a huge crowd of fans.
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Argentina weekend football matches postponed amid strike

Saturday, March 4th 2017, 20:23

Clubs have not paid their players for months, in one of Argentine football's most serious crises.
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Meet the costume-making devils of north-west Argentina

Tuesday, February 28th 2017, 11:00
related places: Cerro Blanco

Every year hundreds of people dance down Cerro Blanco hill in Argentina dressed as the Devil.
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Driverless Roborace car crashes at speed in Buenos Aires

Monday, February 20th 2017, 12:15
related places: Buenos Aires

A landmark race involving two driverless cars sees one of them crash and the other avoid running over an animal.
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Falkland Islands war cemetery vandalised

Wednesday, January 25th 2017, 11:01

Police investigate damage to an Argentine memorial cemetery where 237 soldiers are buried.
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Lionel Messi statue vandalised in Buenos Aires

Tuesday, January 10th 2017, 14:30
related places: Buenos Aires

A statue of Argentine football star Lionel Messi, unveiled last June, is cut in half in Buenos Aires.
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Argentina: Uproar as new year message omits disputed Falklands

Monday, January 2nd 2017, 17:24
related countries: Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas) Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)

Uproar in Argentina as new year's message by a ministry excludes the Falkland Islands from a map.
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Argentina: Protesters stone President Macri's car

Wednesday, December 28th 2016, 17:28

Stone-throwing protesters attack President Mauricio Macri's car in southern Argentina.
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Argentina ex-leader Cristina Fernandez charged in corruption case

Tuesday, December 27th 2016, 22:49
related places: Fernandez

Former Argentine President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner is charged over corruption allegations.
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Tevez's home broken into during wedding

Tuesday, December 27th 2016, 16:56

Burglars enter the home of Argentine footballer Carlos Tevez while he is away getting married.
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500 years later

Saturday, December 24th 2016, 0:38
related countries: Spain Spain

Argentina's Sephardic Jews ponder Spain's offer of dual citizenship, 524 years after their ancestors were kicked out.
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Catching up

Wednesday, December 21st 2016, 0:42

"We don't want to accept that we're doing badly at anything," says Argentina's education minister.
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Venezuela Mercosur: Battle of rooms at Latin American summit

Thursday, December 15th 2016, 16:16
related countries: United States United States, Venezuela Venezuela

Venezuela's foreign minister tries to gate-crash a summit in Argentina but the hosts switch rooms.
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Sexual harassment: Cat-callers face fines in Buenos Aires

Thursday, December 8th 2016, 16:27
related places: Buenos Aires

A new law aims to stamp out cat-calling and other sexual harassment in the Argentine capital.
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Davis Cup: Argentina beat Croatia after Juan Martin del Potro & Federico Delbonis win

Sunday, November 27th 2016, 20:49
related countries: Croatia Croatia

Argentina beat Croatia to win the Davis Cup for the first time after wins for Juan Martin del Potro and Federico Delbonis.
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Inspector's 'ride' on bonnet of moving car in Buenos Aires

Saturday, November 19th 2016, 4:40
related places: Buenos Aires

CCTV footage from Argentina shows traffic inspector Lucas Santillan on the bonnet of a moving car which drove off when he tried to stop it.
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