Argentina: News

12 Jan 2023


Brazil: Bolsonaro supporters' 'mega protest' fizzles as authorities bolster security

To avoid another Sunday-like riot in Brazil, authorities bolstered security as social media flyers calling for a "mega-protest to retake power" in two dozen cities surfaced.

11 Jan 2023

Golden Globe Awards

Know everything about Golden Globe-winning 'Argentina, 1985' that defeated 'RRR'

Argentina, 1985 directed by Santiago Mitre won the Golden Globe Award for Best Non-English film on Wednesday after defeating SS Rajamouli's RRR, among others.

23 Dec 2022

Merry Christmas

Christmas: Here's how Argentines celebrate this special day

With Argentina being the center of attention after the FIFA World Cup win, you might want to know how they celebrate Christmas there.

19 Dec 2022

Travel And Tourism

5 unique places in Argentina you must visit

Argentina is a fascinating place with a diverse geography that encompasses destinations for every type of traveler.

19 Dec 2022


5 interesting facts about Argentina you should know

Argentina on Sunday won its third FIFA World Cup title by defeating France.

19 Dec 2022

France Football Team

Riots erupt across France post-FIFA World Cup loss; 100+ arrested

As France lost the 2022 FIFA World Cup final to Argentina on Sunday, distraught fans descended onto the streets across the country.

02 Nov 2022

Puerto Rico

#FairytaleLoveStory: Miss Argentina 2020 marries Miss Puerto Rico 2020

Two beauty queens, Mariana Varela and Fabiola Valentín, who have represented Argentina and Puerto Rico, respectively, in beauty pageants have made the headlines by announcing that they have tied the knot.

Decades after Bt cotton, GM mustard trials get GEAC nod

The Genetic Engineering Appraisal Committee (GEAC) has recommended the environmental release of the indigenously developed genetically modified (GM) mustard hybrid DMH-11 to the Ministry of Environment.

29 Sep 2022

Travel And Tourism

Argentina on your itinerary? Check out these 5 unique accommodations

The eighth largest country in the world, Argentina is famed for its spectacular landscapes, vibrant culture, and globally-renowned landmarks.

02 Sep 2022


Gun jams as man tries to assassinate Argentina's vice president

Argentina's Vice President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner had a close shave with death when a man standing among her supporters outside her home tried to shoot her at point-blank range as she approached to greet them on Thursday evening.

16 Jul 2022


#NewsBytesExplainer: Like Sri Lanka, these countries too facing economic setback

An economic crisis is brewing in many nations, including the neighboring countries of India.

4 July 2022


5 must-read books by best-selling author Danielle Steel

American writer Danielle Steel is one of the most renowned authors of all time.

25 June 2022


5 Western dance styles for those who love dancing

Art forms like music and dance have a different language that appeals to all and communicates despite all spoken language barriers.

06 Jun 2022


Same sex wedding destinations across the globe

A wedding is supposed to be a gay affair, no pun intended!

24 Mar 2022


5 famous lighthouses in the world

Lighthouses are usually set up at harbor and bay entrances and have served as crucial landmarks for hundreds of years for ships.

29 Jul 2021

Indian Hockey Team

Dominant India beat Argentina 3-1 to seal quarterfinal berth

The Indian men's hockey team stormed into the quarterfinals of the Olympic Games with a comprehensive 3-1 victory over defending Argentina, scoring two goals in the final two minutes of its penultimate pool match on Thursday.

28 Jul 2021

Indian Hockey Team

Rejuvenated India eyes win against Argentina to seal QF berth

A resurgent Indian men's hockey team would look to seal a quarterfinal berth but defending champions Argentina won't be an easy challenge to overcome when the two sides clash in their penultimate pool match of the Olympics on Thursday.

11 Jul 2021


Lionel Messi wins his first international trophy: Key stats

Lionel Messi lifted his first international trophy of his career as Argentina won Copa America after defeating Brazil 1-0 on Saturday.

14 Jun 2021


Diego Maradona's death: His doctor, six others to be questioned

In a major development, Diego Maradona's personal physician and six others accused of 'neglecting' the football legend in his final days, will be questioned by Argentine prosecutors from Monday.

31 May 2021


Copa America 2021: After Colombia, Argentina removed as host

The 2021 edition of Copa America is without a host nation less than two weeks before it kicks off.

31 Dec 2020

Pope Francis

Bill legalizing abortion passed in Pope's native Argentina

Argentina on Wednesday became the largest nation in Latin America to legalize elective abortion, a triumph for a feminist movement that overcame a last-minute appeal by Pope Francis to his compatriots.

23 Dec 2020


Messi scores 644th goal for Barcelona, breaks Pele's all-time record

Argentine legend Lionel Messi has broken Pele's all-time record for goals scored with a single club by netting his 644th career goal for Barcelona.

28 Nov 2020


Maradona's 'Hand of God' jersey could be available for sale

According to an American sports memorabilia expert, the iconic 'Hand of God' jersey worn by football legend Diego Maradona during Argentina's win over England at the 1986 World Cup quarter-final could be available for sale at $2 million.

27 Nov 2020

Diego Maradona

Argentina bid an emotional final farewell to Diego Maradona

Over a thousand people gathered on the outskirts of Buenos Aires, bidding a final farewell to football legend Diego Maradona, before he was buried.

26 Nov 2020

FIFA World Cup

Diego Maradona dies aged 60: His career records and stats

One of the greatest football players of all time, Diego Maradona breathed his last on Wednesday. He was 60.

25 Nov 2020

FIFA World Cup

Football legend Diego Maradona dies aged 60

Football legend Diego Maradona has passed away at the age of 60.

18 Nov 2020


FIFA World Cup Qualifiers (CONMEBOL): List of records broken

Matchday four of the South American FIFA World Cup Qualifiers saw heavyweights Brazil overcome Uruguay 2-0 to maintain their 100% start to the campaign.

14 Nov 2020


FIFA World Cup Qualifiers (CONMEBOL): Here are the records broken

Matchday three of the South American FIFA World Cup Qualifiers saw heavyweights Brazil overcome Venezuela 1-0 to maintain their 100% start to the campaign.

14 Oct 2020


Neymar moves second behind Pele in Brazil's all-time scorers list

Brazil's Neymar moved behind Pele in the nation's all-time leading scorer list.

09 Oct 2020


World Cup Qualifiers: Messi and Suarez equal Ronaldo's record

Lionel Messi scored for Argentina to hand his side a 1-0 victory against Ecuador in the World Cup Qualifiers.

26 Sep 2020


Argentinian MP resigns after kissing girlfriend's breasts during parliamentary session

An Argentinian MP has been forced to resign after he was seen kissing his partner's breasts during an online parliamentary session.

24 Jun 2020

Real Madrid

Happy Birthday Lionel Messi: A look at his amazing stats

Argentine superstar Lionel Messi stands among the greatest players in the history of football.

09 May 2020

Real Madrid

Lionel Messi vs Cristiano Ronaldo: Here's the statistical comparison

Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo have dominated the numbers in football for the last 15 years.

04 Dec 2019


Copa America 2020: Title-holders Brazil to start proceedings against Venezuela

The draw for the next edition of Copa America was officially held in Cartagena, Colombia, on Tuesday, as the 12 participating teams were divided into respective groups, besides the fixtures being finalized as well.

02 Dec 2019

Real Madrid

Ranking the all-time greatest footballers from Argentina

When it comes to a great footballing nations, there are ample countries that come to one's mind.

19 Nov 2019

FIFA World Cup

Looking at some of the unknown records by Lionel Messi

Argentine superstar Lionel Messi is one of the GOATs of modern-day football.

16 Nov 2019

Saudi Arabia

Argentina edge past Brazil 1-0, thanks to Lionel Messi

Argentina put up a competitive show as they managed to tame arch-rivals, Brazil, 1-0 during a friendly tie at the King Saud University Stadium in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, on Friday.

03 Nov 2019

Wayne Rooney

Five unique types of kicks in football

Football is one of the most followed sports globally.

01 Nov 2019


Lionel Messi to resume international career for Argentina this month

Argentine superstar Lionel Messi is all set to resume his international duties after being included in the squad for their upcoming friendlies against Brazil and Uruguay.

01 Oct 2019

FIFA World Cup

Ranking Lionel Messi's career-defining moments to date

Argentine superstar Lionel Messi is considered one of the modern GOATs of football.

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