Despite woes, Argentines united in World Cup run

Soccer has once again emerged as the patriotic touchstone that unites Argentines as they teeter on the precipice, this time threatened by a debt crisis, soaring inflation and the scandal-plagued end to a 12-year political dynasty that has polarized the nation.

Jul 11, 2014, 10:27 AM IST

Brazil opens Carnival arena to rival Argentines for World Cup

Brazil`s biggest city is throwing open the doors of its main Carnival arena to hordes of rival fans this weekend, as more than 70,000 Argentines arrive for a World Cup match on Tuesday.

Jun 28, 2014, 03:49 AM IST

Argentines, Cubans create therapeutic vaccine for lung cancer

A team of Argentine and Cuban scientists has developed the first therapeutic vaccine for treating lung cancer.

Jun 01, 2013, 14:09 PM IST

Argentines stage huge anti-government protests

Hundreds of thousands of Argentines took to the streets in different parts of the country to protest President Cristina Fernandez`s policies.

Nov 10, 2012, 11:32 AM IST

Argentines burn trains, angry over delayed commute

Police say the mobs also attacked ticket booths, train conductors and officers who tried to restore order. Huge plumes of smoke went up from at least three trains along the Sarmiento line.

May 02, 2011, 23:47 PM IST