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VIDEO: Argentina bus and trains collide

Wednesday, September 14th 2011, 2:41
related places: Buenos Aires

At least 11 people have been killed and more than 200 injured when a train crashed into a bus at a rail crossing in the Argentine capital, Buenos Aires.
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Argentina bus and trains collide

Tuesday, September 13th 2011, 23:56
related places: Buenos Aires

A bus and two trains collide in the Argentine capital, Buenos Aires, killing at least 11 people and injuring dozens, some seriously, police say.
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Menem cleared of arms smuggling

Tuesday, September 13th 2011, 21:41
related countries: Croatia Croatia, Ecuador Ecuador

Former Argentine President Carlos Menem is formally cleared of involvement in illegal arms sales to Croatia and Ecuador in the 1990s.
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Injured Sheridan out of World Cup

Tuesday, September 13th 2011, 19:42

England prop Andrew Sheridan is ruled out of the Rugby World Cup after injuring his shoulder in the opening match against Argentina.
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Argentina hunts for missing girl

Tuesday, September 13th 2011, 10:46

Argentine police search for a teenager missing for six days, amid continuing fallout from the disappearance and murder of an 11-year-old girl last month.
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Lawes cited over Ledesma clash

Monday, September 12th 2011, 3:20
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

England lock Courtney Lawes is cited for allegedly striking Argentina's Mario Ledesma with his knee during Saturday's World Cup match.
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England scrape nervy win over Argentina

Saturday, September 10th 2011, 10:30
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Ben Youngs' late try spares England from an opening World Cup defeat as they beat Argentina 13-9 in Dunedin.
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Live text - England v Argentina

Saturday, September 10th 2011, 7:28
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Jonny Wilkinson misses five penalties as England scrape a 13-9 win over Argentina in their opening Pool B game at the World Cup, with Ben Youngs scoring the only try.
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Rodin's Thinker cast vandalised

Friday, September 9th 2011, 11:51
related places: Buenos Aires

A cast of Auguste Rodin's famous The Thinker sculpture is vandalised in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
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England select Armitage on wing

Thursday, September 8th 2011, 6:03
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Delon Armitage will start on the left wing in England's opening Rugby World Cup match against Argentina in Dunedin on Saturday after Mark Cueto is ruled out, while Jonny Wilkinson starts at fly-half.
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Messi 'too costly' for Dhaka fans

Tuesday, September 6th 2011, 14:24
related countries: Bangladesh Bangladesh, Nigeria Nigeria
related places: Dhaka

Bangladesh's footballing body says it had to charge $100 a ticket for a match between Argentina and Nigeria as the costs of staging it were very high.
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VIDEO: Tennis cramp: Nadal slips under desk

Monday, September 5th 2011, 10:42

Rafael Nadal slipped under the desk at his news conference after suffering cramp in both legs following his third round win over Argentina's David Nalbandian.
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Moody ruled out of England opener

Monday, September 5th 2011, 6:13
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Captain Lewis Moody is out of England's opening Rugby World Cup match against Argentina after failing to recover from a knee injury.
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Nadal beats Nalbandian at US Open

Sunday, September 4th 2011, 18:23
related countries: United States United States

Defending US Open champion Rafael Nadal seals his place in the fourth round by defeating Argentine David Nalbandian in straight sets.
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US Open live - Murray v Lopez

Sunday, September 4th 2011, 14:56
related countries: United States United States
related places: Nadal

Britain's Andy Murray takes on 25th seed Feliciano Lopez of Spain for a place in the last 16 of the US Open.
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Argentina wins friendly in India

Friday, September 2nd 2011, 21:11
related countries: India India, Venezuela Venezuela
related places: Calcutta

India has hosted its first-ever international football friendly with Argentina beating Venezuela one-nil in the eastern city of Calcutta.
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In pictures

Tuesday, August 30th 2011, 12:02

Top tango on show as couples compete in Argentina
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Scientists identify origin of lager in Argentina

Tuesday, August 23rd 2011, 10:38

Scientists isolate the yeast species that led to the discovery of lager from the wilds of Argentina.
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Wales 28-13 Argentina

Saturday, August 20th 2011, 15:19

Wales end their World Cup warm-ups with a hard-fought win over Argentina at the Millennium Stadium.
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Live - Rugby World Cup warm-ups

Saturday, August 20th 2011, 13:01
related countries: Ireland Ireland, Italy Italy, United Kingdom United Kingdom

Wales beat Argentina 28-13 at the Millennium Stadium in their final World Cup warm-up before Scotland and Ireland welcome Italy and France respectively.
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Trio return to strengthen Wales

Tuesday, August 16th 2011, 11:36
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Adam Jones, Lee Byrne and Leigh Halfpenny are three of nine Wales changes for Saturday's final World Cup warm-up with Argentina.
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Aguero like Romario, says Mancini

Tuesday, August 16th 2011, 8:27
related countries: Botswana Botswana

Manchester City boss Roberto Mancini describes Sergio Aguero as a "photocopy" of Brazilian legend Romario after the Argentine's superb debut against Swansea.
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Argentine president wins primary

Monday, August 15th 2011, 12:52

Argentine President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner wins the country's first national primary election.
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Argentine oil explosion kills one

Wednesday, August 10th 2011, 13:55

An explosion at an oil refinery near the Argentine city of Bahia Blanca kills one worker and injures another, police say.
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Argentinian boy, 7, signs with Real Madrid

Tuesday, August 9th 2011, 9:33
related countries: Spain Spain

Spanish football club Real Madrid sign a seven-year-old Argentine boy after seeing him in try-outs, a club spokesman says.
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Sabella named as Argentina coach

Friday, July 29th 2011, 5:56

Alejandro Sabella is the new head coach of Argentina, replacing Sergio Batista.
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Man City complete Aguero signing

Thursday, July 28th 2011, 18:01

Sergio Aguero has completed his transfer to Manchester City after signing a five-year contract with the club.
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VIDEO: Huge mural in honour of Eva Peron

Wednesday, July 27th 2011, 16:28
related places: Buenos Aires

On the 59th anniversary of her death, a mural of the former first lady Eva Peron has been unveiled in Buenos Aires.
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Sportsday Live - breaking sports news

Tuesday, July 26th 2011, 7:00

Fifa threatens Caribbean officials with life bans unless they explain their part in a meeting with ex-presidential candidate Mohamed Bin Hammam, Crusaders withdraw from Super League, plus the latest football transfers.
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Iran bomb probe offer 'positive'

Monday, July 18th 2011, 8:45
related countries: Iran Iran
related places: Buenos Aires

Argentina says Iran's reported offer to help investigations into the 1994 bombing of a Jewish centre in Buenos Aires that killed 85 people is "positive".
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Iran 'to co-operate' over bombing

Saturday, July 16th 2011, 23:28
related countries: Iran Iran

Officials in Iran say they will help Argentina investigate the 1994 bombing of a Jewish community centre, which Argentina has blamed on Iran.
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Argentine ex-army officers jailed

Thursday, July 14th 2011, 22:29

An Argentine court sentences two ex-military officers to life for murder and torture at a notorious prison run by the country's former dictatorship.
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VIDEO: Arrests as Argentina mourns Cabral

Wednesday, July 13th 2011, 6:54
related countries: Guatemala Guatemala

Police in Guatemala have arrested two men over the killing of prominent Argentine singer Facundo Cabral.
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Two arrested over Cabral killing

Tuesday, July 12th 2011, 21:11
related countries: Guatemala Guatemala

Police in Guatemala arrest two men in connection with the killing of Argentine singer Facundo Cabral on Saturday.
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Cabral body returned to Argentina

Tuesday, July 12th 2011, 15:10
related countries: Guatemala Guatemala

The body of singer Facundo Cabral is returned to Argentina from Guatemala where he was shot dead in an attack apparently targeting his concert promoter.
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Maradona injured in car accident

Tuesday, July 12th 2011, 8:56
related places: Buenos Aires

Diego Maradona suffers minor injuries in a car crash on the outskirts of Buenos Aires.
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