Buenos Aires: News

30 Sep 2023


India, Argentina sign 'Social Security Agreement' for workers

India and Argentina inked a "Social Security Agreement (SSA)" on Friday to safeguard the legal rights of professionals employed in each other's nations, The Hindu reported.

02 Sep 2023


Actor Silvina Luna (43) dies: What went wrong post-cosmetic surgery

Argentine actor, presenter, and reality star Silvina Luna breathed her last on Thursday in Buenos Aires.

28 Jul 2023


Missing crypto millionaire's body found chopped up in suitcase

The dismembered remains of a missing cryptocurrency millionaire and Instagram influencer based in Argentina were recently discovered in the town of Ingeniero Budge, a province of Buenos Aires, the New York Post reported.

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.

27 Nov 2020


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.

05 Apr 2019


New 'consent condom' needs two people to unpack it

In the wake of the #MeToo movement, apparently everyone is talking about the importance of consent, and rightly so.

02 Dec 2018


I will never accept violence: Macron says after Paris protests

French President Emmanuel Macron yesterday denounced protesters against him as chaos seekers, as the growing demonstrations first triggered by planned fuel price hikes turned violent.

02 Dec 2018


In 2022, India will host its first G20 summit

On Saturday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced that India would host the G20 summit in 2022, a year that will mark India's 75th year of Independence.

30 Nov 2018


Yoga is India's gift to world for health, peace: Modi

Yoga is India's gift to the world for health and peace, PM Narendra Modi said yesterday, as he highlighted the benefits of the ancient Indian practice for overall well-being.

51-member refugee team to be a part of Tokyo Olympics

In the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, we will be witnessing a team consisting of refugees.

07 Sep 2018

Hong Kong

Delhi Metro, second-most unaffordable service in the world: CSE

Environment think-tank Center for Science and Environment (CSE) clarified its study on falling ridership of the Delhi Metro wasn't only about trip cost but the total journey cost incurred by commuters, who because of poor integration of different systems, end up paying a lot.

05 Sep 2018

Mexico City

Study: Delhi Metro is the world's second most unaffordable system

A comparative study by the Centre for Science and Environment (CSE) has revealed that the Delhi Metro is the second most unaffordable metro system in the world in terms of percentages of income spent.

26 Jun 2018


Cost-of-living for expatriates more expensive in Mumbai than Melbourne, Frankfurt

Cost of living for expatriates in Mumbai is the highest in the country, and more expensive than its global peers like Melbourne and Frankfurt, said a survey.

09 Apr 2018


Richest 1% will own 64% of world's wealth by 2030

According to a report by the House of Commons library, the richest 1% of the world will own 64% of the world's total wealth by 2030.

22 Mar 2018


Bengaluru among 10 metros drying up fastest, severe crisis looming

That Bengaluru is facing water crisis is nothing new. But what's startling is that it is fast approaching 'Day Zero,' when taps start running dry.

India says WTO is raking up controversial new issues

India accused WTO of raking up new issues like e-commerce and investment facilitation, despite opposition from large majority of members.

23 Aug 2016


Argentina's obsession with Freudian psychoanalysis

Argentina has the highest number of psychoanalysts per capita in the entire world.