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(IPS) - Thirty-four years after Argentina’s return to democracy, more than 500 cases involving human rights abuses committed...

Could a New Currency Be the Solution to Argentina’s Never-Ending Inflation Problem?

Since its founding in 1935, inflation has averaged 55 percent per year. Since its issuance by the BCRA,...

Argentina prepares to fight Zika with sterile mosquitoes by radiation

After its success in controlling a devastating fruit fly with nuclear technology, Argentina is gearing up to fight...

Day of Fury in Buenos Aires as Leftists, Kirchnerists Riot & Loot Argentina’s Capital

On Monday, December 18, Buenos Aires experienced a literal street battle. President Mauricio Macri’s administration came to an agreement...

Agony in Argentina

The relatives of the missing crew have taken the news about the alleged submarine explosion with shock, some...

Argentine Submarine Goes Missing for Two Days, Major Search Op Underway

The San Juan submarine, which had left the southern city of Ushuaia for Mar del Plata in Argentina...

Argentinians Just Got The iPhone X, But It’s Cheaper To Go And Get In Miami

It is no secret that most of the prices in Argentina are high. The goods produced in the...

Argentina’s Former President Cristina Kirchner Close to Having Assets Seized in Corruption Probe

Former President of Argentina Cristina Fernández de Kirchner is facing new legal complications as she continues to campaign...

Iconic “Buenos Aires Herald” closes after 140 years

The Buenos Aires Herald, a storied English-language newspaper lauded for its coverage of Argentina's 1976-1983 military dictatorship, will...

Argentina And Chile First In LatAm To Install Sidewalk Traffic Lights

Q24N - A number of cities around the globe are installing traffic lights in pavements to prevent accidents...

Buenos Aires, the “Smartest” City in Latin America

The Modernization, Innovation, and Technology minister Andy Freire, celebrated the acknowledgement of Buenos Aires as “the smartest city”...

China Drives Nuclear Expansion in Argentina, but with Strings Attached

Q24N (IPS) - Two new nuclear power plants, to cost US$14 billion dollars, will give a new impetus...

Argentina: 128-Year-Old Man Claims He’s Hitler

Q JOURNAL - An allegedly 128-year-old man in Salta, Argentina has announced he is in fact former Nazi...

Men Who Commit Femicide Lose Rights Over Their Children in Argentina

BUENOS AIRES (IPS) - In January 2008, Rosana Galliano was shot to death in Exaltación de la Cruz,...

Almost Half of Argentina’s Children Live in Poverty

(Q24N) Almost half of Argentina's children live in poverty, a rate that has risen by 17 percent after...

Argentine mothers still seek justice for missing children

(Q24N) As Argentina reverses a decision to release torturers from its era of dictatorship from prison, mothers of...

In Argentina, the Supreme Court spurs national outrage with leniency for a ‘Dirty War’ criminal

(Q24N) The streets of Argentina’s cities went white on May 10 as tens of thousands donned the iconic...

Argentina Closes Deals with US on Tourism, Lemon Imports and Declassified Documents

(Q24N) The impact of the meeting between Argentina President Mauricio Macri and United States President Donald Trump this week...

Poverty in Argentina Surged to 32.9% in the Last Year

Q24N (Prensa Latina) In the last year, poverty surged to 32.9 % in Argentina, affecting 1.5 million more...

Argentina Officials Raid Uber Offices

(Q24N) Uber’s offices across Buenos Aires faced heavy raids last week, a measure taken in response to pressure...

Argentinean Court Orders Nationwide Block of Uber, Denies Request to Jail Executives

(Q24N) A Buenos Aires judge has ordered a nationwide block of Uber. Internet providers are to block Uber throughout Argentina...

Soup Kitchens in Argentina due to Social Emergency

Q24N - Buenos Aires, Jan 24 (Prensa Latina) Argentinean organization ''Barrios de Pie'' (Neighborhoods on their Feet) will...

Uber’s Food Delivery Service to Debut in Argentina in 2017

(Q24N) General Manager of Uber Argentina Mariano Otero said that the company plans to penetrate the food delivery...

300 Evacuated in Buenos Aires, Argentina Due to Heavy Rains

Buenos Aires, Argentina (Q24N) Heavy rains in the last hours has lead to more than 300 people being...

Argentina and U.S. to Share Tax Information

Q24N - Argentina nd the United States signed a tax information exchange agreement on Friday that seeks to...

Argentina, Paraguay Smugglers Use Drug Routes for Contraband Soybeans

Q24N NEWS (Insightcrime.org) Paraguay is exporting more soybeans than it produces in a tell-tale sign of a booming...

Argentina’s Foreign Ministry Deplores Military Exercises in Falkland Islands (Malvinas)

(Q24N) Argentina's Foreign Ministry deplored the military exercises announced by the British Government in the Falkland Islands (Malvinas...

Human Trafficking of Chinese Citizens Is Big Business in Argentina

(Q24N) A new report sheds light on the phenomenon of human trafficking involving Chinese citizens in Argentina, highlighting...

In Argentina, UBER Drivers Could Face 10 Days in Jail

(Q24N) The Buenos Aires Public Ministry conducted 13 raids Thursday in the offices and homes of Uber managers...

Unemployment Hits Over One Million Argentines

(Prensa Latina) In tone with the recession affecting today the Argentinean economy, unemployment rose to 9.3 percent in...

Argentina President Linked to More Companies in Panama

Q24N (Prensa Latina) Argentine President Mauricio Macri, his father, Franco, and other relatives are not only directors of...

Argentinians Pay Twice the Price of Transport Services

Q24N (Prensa Latina) Argentinian citizens are now expressing their disagreement with the decision of raising the transport taxes...

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