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Buenos Aires celebrates as thousands pack the streets to party after Argentina

Buenos Aires celebrates as thousands pack the streets to party after Argentina … Thousands of people took to the streets of Buenos Aires on Wednesday night to celebrate Argentina's World Cup semi-final victory over the Netherlands. Fans gathered clad in shirts and hats bearing the sky blue and white colors of their flag to … […]

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A hundred thousand souls

A hundred thousand souls Fighters from the al-Qaeda-linked Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) marching in Raqqa, Syria. By James Neilson For the Herald. Life was never easy for minorities in the Muslim world, which now includes tracts of Europe, enclaves in the US … Read more on Buenos Aires Herald

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Peron statue in Argentina's Buenos Aires still in limbo

Peron statue in Argentina's Buenos Aires still in limbo The plans are not new, to the contrary, the Argentine Congress passed a motion in 1986 which stipulated that a Peron monument be built by an Argentine sculptor, paid for by donations from the Argentine public, and erected in the capital, Buenos Aires. Read more on […]

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Buenos Aires gets behind Olympic Day!

Buenos Aires gets behind Olympic Day! The celebrations were kicked off earlier this month in Buenos Aires' Palermo Woods with bike tours, walks and roller-skating around the lake on the programme. Kids at the event were invited to take fun snaps and apply them to a huge “2018” billboard as … Read more on Olympic

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Scioli signs decree for Buenos Aires municipal police forces

Scioli signs decree for Buenos Aires municipal police forces The governor of Buenos Aires province, Daniel Scioli, today signed a decree instructing Security minister Alejandro Granados to create a Local Security Superintendency, which will clear the way for municipal police forces in the region after a fierce … Read more on Buenos Aires Herald

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Economis Roubini warns VF should not be allowed to 'block' country's

Economis Roubini warns VF should not be allowed to 'block' country's … the also ex economic adviser for the White House during the Bill Clinton administration wonders to point out a second reason that could prompt even more "dangerous" consequences for Buenos Aires. “Second, if the holdouts are paid in full, the majority … Read […]

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Randazzo receives new Sarmiento train stock

Randazzo receives new Sarmiento train stock Interior and Transport Minister Florencio Randazzo headed today the reception of eight new train formations at the Buenos Aires port, aimed to replace old carriages on the suburban Sarmiento line. Accompanied by the Secretary of the Presidency, Oscar … Read more on Buenos Aires Herald

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Macri says Boudou must appear in Congress

Macri says Boudou must appear in Congress Buenos Aires City Mayor Mauricio Macri urged Vice-President Amado Boudou to appear in Congress and face a possible impeachment over his indictment in the Ciccone corruption case while saying his own indictment over illegal wiretapping is “a very … Read more on Buenos Aires Herald

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'Scientists agree transgenic crops are safe'

'Scientists agree transgenic crops are safe' As he gets ready to speak at the Maizar 2014 congress in Buenos Aires this afternoon, Lynas talked to the Herald and explained his change of heart. He claims organic agriculture “would be a disaster” for the environment and said it will take decades to … Read more on […]

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CFK announces aid for flood victims

CFK announces aid for flood victims President Cristina Fernández Kirchner announced that special aid will be extended to those affected by the floodings in the northeast of the country, in Corrientes, Misiones, Chaco and Formosa provinces. “We would like to announce benefits for specific … Read more on Buenos Aires Herald

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Profession: Owner of Back in BA hostel

Profession: Owner of Back in BA hostel Although he had a new job lined up for his return to the UK following a six-month round-the-world trip, nine years ago education consultant turned hostel owner Matt Ward fell in love twice: first with Buenos Aires and second, with the woman who is now … Read more […]

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'Boudou, Macri treated unequally by media and opposition leaders'

'Boudou, Macri treated unequally by media and opposition leaders' Cabinet Chief Jorge Capitanich said that the judicial situation of the Vicepresident Amado Boudou is the same as that of BA City Mayor Mauricio Macri, both of them are indicted in criminal cases but he said that the media and opposition leaders give … Read more on […]

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Buenos Aires mayor empathizes with 3 Israeli teens

Buenos Aires mayor empathizes with 3 Israeli teens JERUSALEM (WJC) — Buenos Aires Mayor Mauricio Macri spoke of his cordial feelings toward Jews and the Jewish state during a meeting with the World Jewish Congress-Israel and the Israel Council on Foreign Relations (ICFR) in Jerusalem. Macri, who is … Read more on San Diego Jewish World

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Tapping into the Buenos Aires Tango Scene

Tapping into the Buenos Aires Tango Scene As the hometown of tango and proud host of the upcoming Festival de Tango, Buenos Aires is the world's number one hub to discover the revered art. We speak to Milena Braun, an accomplished tango dancer, and tell you how to experience the iconic scene … Read more on […]

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Russian President Putin to visit Argentina in July

Russian President Putin to visit Argentina in July Russian president Vladímir Putin today announced he will visit Buenos Aires in July as part of a broader Latin American trip that will also take him to the Maracaná stadium, in Brazil, on July 13 to watch the Wolrd Cup finale. Putin will meet with his … […]

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