Argentina

Masturbation or Self-Gratification? Penetrating the Air France Controversy - Live and Let's Fly

Speculation continues over what really happened onboard Air France 228, from Paris to Buenos, on October 29th. <i>Live and Let’s Fly</i> will never be a …

Air France

Woman left with bullet lodged in nose after being shot while eating ice cream

Police have launched an investigation after a woman was shot through the nose while eating an ice cream.<p>Nadia Mariscal was enjoying a treat with her …

Crime

Tens of thousands rally in the streets for Latin America's biggest pride

Latin America’s largest pride parade has taken place for a 26th year in a row.<p>The LGBT pride event in Buenos Aires attracted more than 100,000 …

LGBTQ

Rescue efforts in 'critical phase' as crew of missing Argentine submarine to run out of oxygen soon

The Navy previously confirmed that undersea noises suspected of being a distress signal were in fact natural ocean sounds.<p>Concerns over the safety of …

Buenos Aires

A Big New Hedge Fund Is Starting With Cash From Soros Sons

Santiago Jariton, a former money manager at George Soros’s family office, is planning to start a hedge fund focused on stock bets in Latin America …

Business

How U.S. presidents shaped the Thanksgiving holiday: A short history

As President Trump prepares to spend his first Thanksgiving in office at Mar-a-Lago, his private club in West Palm Beach, Fla., we take a look at how past presidents have shaped and celebrated the traditional American holiday now marked as a day for eating turkey and giving thanks.<p>According to the …

News (U.S.)

MUTEK adds San Francisco to their global expansion

2017 has been an incredible year for MUTEK global expansions. Buenos Aires relaunched in September with a new team and new vision after several years …

Buenos Aires

50 executives arrested for corruption at Venezuela oil company - Xinhua

CARACAS, Nov. 20 (Xinhua) -- At least 50 executives from Venezuela's national oil company PDVSA have been arrested for alleged corruption, …

News (China)

World of Photos

Robert Mugabe

Maradona to reunite with Lineker on stage at World Cup draw

ZURICH (AP) — Diego Maradona will be reunited on stage with World Cup rival Gary Lineker at the draw in Moscow next week.<p>FIFA says Maradona will represent Argentina in the State Kremlin Palace, where all eight World Cup-winning nations will send a playing great to assist in the draw.<p>Maradona …

Soccer

MUTEK confirms dates for US debut in San Francisco

The global music festival MUTEK has confirmed its US debut. Having hinted at the new festival with a number of graffiti teasers around the city, …

Music

Diynamic's The 11th edition of "Four To The Floor" is here

Diynamic Music‘s very own various artist series, which is always comprised of four dancefloor-oriented tracks that have one special quality in …

Music

Argentina’s navy detects possible distress signal from missing sub

Argentina’s navy on Monday detected what could be a distress signal from a missing submarine — and said its skipper reported a battery system …

South America

Satellite calls did not come from missing submarine, says Argentine navy

BUENOS AIRES (REUTERS, NYTIMES) - Satellite calls detected over the weekend during a search-and rescue-operation for a missing Argentine submarine …

Buenos Aires

November Internationals 2017: Italy vs. Argentina, 5 things we learned

Argentina picked up their first win this autumn as they finished the stronger of the two sides and beat Italy 31-15. Here is what we learned from the …

Rugby Union

Fill Up on Broadway: Here's the Thanksgiving Week Performance Schedule

Whether you're heading to Jersey to visit family, taking your first family trip to the Big Apple, or enjoying a Brooklyn staycation, there's a good …

South America

Jewish Justice Joins Argentina’s Supreme Court In Landmark Appointment

(JTA) — Carlos Rosenkrantz, a Buenos Aires attorney and law professor, as well as a former presidential adviser, will be the first Jewish justice on …

Jewish Culture

The Fifa trial reminiscent of a Hollywood drama

<b>The ongoing trial of three former South American football officials has been overshadowed by suicide, claims of witness intimidation and now, potentially, murder.</b><p>Brazilian Jose Maria Marin, Peruvian Manuel Burga and Paraguayan Juan Angel Napout were three of the most powerful executives in the …

FIFA

Before their budget got whacked, Visit Florida execs ran up hefty travel bills

Gov. Rick Scott’s tourism chiefs at Visit Florida spent a lot of public money taking trips to exotic places to promote the state as a top worldwide …

Business

Copa Libertadores final: Argentina's Lanus v Brazil's Gremio

SAO PAULO (AP) — It's Argentina vs. Brazil in the final of the Copa Libertadores, but with clubs of very different dimensions.<p>Lanus will be playing its first Libertadores final, a giant step for the modest club from the Buenos Aires suburbs.<p>Gremio is from Brazil's deep south, obsessed with the Copa …

Soccer

At Upcoming WTO Meet, India and Other Developing Countries to Try and Keep Focus on Doha Agenda

Developed countries want to include new issues like e-commerce, investment facilitation and government procurement in the discussion.<p><b>New Delhi:</b> …

India

The Ultimate Travel Bucket List – 100 Things To Do Before You Die

<b>The world is full of wonder and if you’re anything like us, you want to go out and explore it. We’ve chosen ultimate travel bucket list – 100</b> …

List-Worthy

These Children Want Their Fathers To Be Punished For Their Crimes

Under a brutal dictatorship in Argentina, thousands of people were killed, and babies snatched from their mother’s arms. Children of the perpetrators are now coming together to speak out against their fathers — forming a substitute family after being banished from their own.<p>BUENOS AIRES — On the …

World News

DIARY-Emerging Markets Economic Events to Jan 10

Nov 20 (Reuters) -<p>For other diaries, please see:<p>Top Economic Events<p>Government Debt Auctions<p>Political and General News Events<p>Index of All Diaries<p>Guide to Economic Indicators ----------------------------------------------------------- This Diary is filed daily. ** Indicates new events …

Buenos Aires

400 former Chinese nationals now stateless in Argentina

Officials with the Chinese embassy in Argentina are said to be in contact with lawyers in Argentina about the possibility of assisting around 400 …

News (China)

Brazil win in Europe for first time

While Scotland, Fiji and Georgia narrowly came up short of pulling off famous results on Saturday, leaving the top end of the rankings largely …

Rugby Union

In Mass for the poor, Pope says everyone is a 'beggar,' calls indifference a 'great sin'

ROME – Pope Francis told a St. Peter’s Basilica full of marginalized, poor, homeless and needy people that when it comes to God’s love, everyone is a …

Christianity

Spain's top prosecutor Maza dies in Argentina

Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy confirmed his passing on Twitter.<p>The head of Spain's federal prosecutorial office had been in the position for …

Mariano Rajoy

The World Is Losing the Battle Against Child Labour

“While the general numbers for child labour dwindled from 162 million to 152 million since 2013, in rural areas the number grew: from 98 to 108 …

Geography

For litigation lawyer Bree Knoester, running feels like a privilege

Bree Knoester of Adviceline Injury Lawyers deals daily with people who have lost their physical abilities and miss the life they used to have. …

Buenos Aires