Supermarket explosion kills 1 in Argentina

Emergency services say an explosion at a supermarket has killed at least one person and injured five others in Argentina.

Xi seeks energy deals in Venezuela

Chinese President Xi Jinping arrived Sunday in Venezuela, the third leg of a Latin American tour aimed at bolstering trade with the region and sealing energy deals.

China`s Xi hails `new horizons` in ties with Argentina

Relations between Argentina and China are poised to reach unprecedented "new horizons," Chinese President Xi Jinping told lawmakers in Buenos Aires during a summit visit Saturday.

China`s Xi hails `new horizons` in ties with Argentina

Relations between Argentina and China are poised to reach unprecedented "new horizons," visiting Chinese President Xi Jinping on Saturday said, addressing lawmakers in Buenos Aires during his summit visit here.

Floods force thousands to evacuate in Argentina

Flooding from days of torrential rains has forced the evacuation of some 3,000 families in Argentina.

Hundreds of Argentine kids separated from parents after sex abuse

The sexual abuse of nearly 300 girls and boys in just one year in a single Argentine province led authorities to separate them from their parents, authorities said.

Argentina vice president summoned to court in graft probe

A federal judge in Argentina on Friday ordered Vice President Amado Boudou to appear in court to answer corruption charges, judicial sources said.

Argentina: at least 8 dead in car crash

At least eight people have been killed in a car crash in Argentina.

Scientists probe meteor link to Argentina explosion

Scientists said Tuesday that a meteor crashing to earth could explain reports of an explosion in the Argentine countryside some 350 kilometers (250 miles) northwest of Buenos Aires.

Pope`s Harley Davidson smashes expectations at Paris auction

A Harley-Davidson motorbike sold at auction on Thursday for almost 20 times its estimated value - because its previous owner was the pope.

Israel denies killing Buenos Aires bombers

Israeli officials denied claims by a former envoy that Israel had killed most of those behind bombings at its embassy and Jewish charity offices in Argentina in the 1990s, media said.

Israel killed majority of those behind Argentina blasts: Ex-envoy

Israel has killed most of those behind the deadly attacks on its embassy and a Jewish charities building in Argentina in the 1990s, a former Israeli envoy said.

US boy, 9, is youngest to reach Aconcagua summit

A 9-year-old boy from Southern California has become the youngest person in recorded history to reach the summit of Argentina`s Aconcagua mountain, which at 6,962 meters is the tallest peak in the Western and Southern hemispheres.

Rape victim, 14, denied abortion by Argentina judge

Lawyers for a 14-year old Argentine rape victim said last day they were appealing a court decision denying the girl an abortion.

Policemen arrested in Argentina for alleged role in looting

Nine law-enforcement officers were arrested Saturday in the northern Argentine province of Tucuman for their alleged role in looting that occurred amid a police strike, judicial officials said.

Seven dead in Argentina looting amid police strike

Seven people died overnight in looting in northern Argentina sparked by a police strike, authorities said on Tuesday.

Churches vandalised in Argentina

The assailants caused material damage and tried to set fire to the Methodist Church of Buenos Aires.

Driver charged over Buenos Aires train crash

The driver of a train that crashed in Buenos Aires injuring almost 100 people has been charged, after video footage showed him apparently dozing off at the wheel.

Argentine commuter train slams into station, 99 injured

An Argentinean passenger train on Saturday crashed into a Buenos Aires station leaving at least 99 people injured.

Jail chief quits after 13 escape Argentine prison

Argentina replaced prisons chief and offered reward worth USD 89,000 for help capturing 11 dangerous inmates who tunneled their way out of a maximum-security prison in a Buenos Aires` suburb.