Articles about Buenos Aires

Argentina bid an emotional final farewell to Diego Maradona

27 Nov 2020

Sports
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.

New 'consent condom' needs two people to unpack it

05 Apr 2019

World
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.

Three Indian cities cheapest to live in, globally: Survey

20 Mar 2019

World
Three Indian cities cheapest to live in, globally: Survey

The Economist Intelligence Unit has released its annual 'Worldwide Cost of Living Survey' for 2019.

March 1 deadline extended, US to delay China tariff-increase: Trump

25 Feb 2019

World
March 1 deadline extended, US to delay China tariff-increase: Trump

US President Donald Trump yesterday announced the extension of the March 1 deadline for increasing tariff on import of Chinese products, saying there had been "significant progress" made in negotiations with a visiting trade delegation from the far-east nation.

ISSF Shooting World Cup: Who is gold medalist Saurabh Chaudhary?

24 Feb 2019

Sports
ISSF Shooting World Cup: Who is gold medalist Saurabh Chaudhary?

India's teenage sensation Saurabh Chaudhary continued his fine form in shooting to clinch the men's 10m air pistol gold at the ISSF World Cup, being held in New Delhi.

US-China trade negotiations could extend March 1 deadline: Trump

16 Feb 2019

World
US-China trade negotiations could extend March 1 deadline: Trump

Asserting that the trade negotiations with China were going "extremely well", US President Donald Trump yesterday said he would soon be meeting his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping and indicated the possibility of extending the trade deal deadline with Beijing beyond March 1.

New Yorkers didn't wear pants for subway ride. But why?

14 Jan 2019

World
New Yorkers didn't wear pants for subway ride. But why?

Many subway commuters in New York saw a lot more than they imagined of fellow passengers on Sunday.

White House trade advisor vows 'tough' talks with China

14 Dec 2018

World
White House trade advisor vows 'tough' talks with China

United States President Donald Trump's trade negotiators will hold "tough" talks with China, a senior White House advisor said yesterday while cautioning against watching day-to-day reports on the negotiations.

Copa Libertadores finale: River Plate beat Boca Juniors

10 Dec 2018

Sports
Copa Libertadores finale: River Plate beat Boca Juniors

River Plate notched an outstanding victory in Madrid to seal the Copa Libertadores trophy after beating arch-rivals Boca Juniors in the finale.

Trump hopes to meet Kim Jong-un in January or February

02 Dec 2018

World
Trump hopes to meet Kim Jong-un in January or February

US President Donald Trump said yesterday he hoped to organize a second summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un in early 2019, perhaps as soon as January or February.

I will never accept violence: Macron says after Paris protests

02 Dec 2018

World
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.

In 2022, India will host its first G20 summit

02 Dec 2018

World
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.

#G20Summit: Modi meets Chilean President, discusses ways to deepen partnership

01 Dec 2018

World
#G20Summit: Modi meets Chilean President, discusses ways to deepen partnership

Prime Minister Narendra Modi yesterday met Chilean President Sebastian Pinera on the sidelines of the G20 summit in Buenos Aires and discussed ways to enhance cooperation in several areas of mutual interests.

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

30 Nov 2018

World
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.

Copa Libertadores: Final shifted to Santiago Bernabeu after massive riot

30 Nov 2018

Sports
Copa Libertadores: Final shifted to Santiago Bernabeu after massive riot

The Copa Libertadores final, which was to be a historical encounter between River Plate and Boca Juniors, was mired in violence when River Plate fans decided to attack the Boca Juniors bus outside their stadium.

#G20Summit: PM Modi to discuss Pakistan-terror, could meet Trump

30 Nov 2018

World
#G20Summit: PM Modi to discuss Pakistan-terror, could meet Trump

At the sidelines of the G20 summit in Argentina's capital Buenos Aires, Prime Minister Narendra Modi met Saudi Arabia Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman (MbS) on Friday.

#RussiaProbe: Trump's ex-lawyer Cohen pleads guilty to lying to Congress

29 Nov 2018

World
#RussiaProbe: Trump's ex-lawyer Cohen pleads guilty to lying to Congress

US President Donald Trump's ex-lawyer, Michael Cohen, has pleaded guilty to "deliberately" lying to Congress about a Russian project by Trump Organization, which has been a focus of Special Counsel Mueller's Trump-Russia probe.

China hopes for trade war solution at G20 Xi-Trump talks

23 Nov 2018

World
China hopes for trade war solution at G20 Xi-Trump talks

China today said it hopes US President Donald Trump and Chinese leader Xi Jinping can find a solution to the trade war when they meet at the G20 summit next week.

Cope Libertadores final: Superclasico scheduled, when history meets football

10 Nov 2018

Sports
Cope Libertadores final: Superclasico scheduled, when history meets football

The final of one of the most prestigious competitions in the world, Copa Libertadores is here, and for football fans, it just does not get better.

IMF board approves increased loan package worth $56bn for Argentina

28 Oct 2018

World
IMF board approves increased loan package worth $56bn for Argentina

The International Monetary Fund executive board on Friday approved an increased loan package for Argentina worth $56 billion to help stabilize the crisis-battered country's economy and currency.

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

10 Oct 2018

Sports
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.

#YouthOlympics: Mizo weightlifting sensation claims India's first gold

09 Oct 2018

Sports
#YouthOlympics: Mizo weightlifting sensation claims India's first gold

Weightlifter Jeremy Lalrinnunga scripted history by winning India's maiden gold medal at the Youth Olympics, being held in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

#YouthOlympics2018: Thangjam Tababi Devi clinches India's first judo medal

08 Oct 2018

Sports
#YouthOlympics2018: Thangjam Tababi Devi clinches India's first judo medal

Thangjam Tababi Devi became India's first judo medalist at the Olympic level, claiming a silver at the ongoing Youth Games in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

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

07 Sep 2018

Delhi
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.

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

05 Sep 2018

India
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.

The most fierce derbies in the world of football

30 Jul 2018

Sports
The most fierce derbies in the world of football

Football derbies are the most intense fixtures in a calendar year, with every fan looking forward to witnessing an epic encounter.

Infamous controversies of Argentine legend Diego Maradona

28 Jun 2018

Sports
Infamous controversies of Argentine legend Diego Maradona

One of the greatest footballers of all time, the life of Diego Maradona has been governed by two things- football and controversies.

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

26 Jun 2018

India
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.

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

09 Apr 2018

Business
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.

Bengaluru among 10 metros drying up fastest, severe crisis looming

22 Mar 2018

Bengaluru
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.

Pope to mothers: 'Feel free to breastfeed in Sistine Chapel'

09 Jan 2018

World
Pope to mothers: 'Feel free to breastfeed in Sistine Chapel'

Pope Francis is renowned for propagating a modern way of thinking that often goes against the traditions of the Roman Catholic Church.

Footballer Erik Lamela's season ends early after hip injury

31 Mar 2017

Sports
Footballer Erik Lamela's season ends early after hip injury

Tottenham's Argentine mid-fielder Erik Lamela confirmed that he will be out of the remaining season due to a hip injury. He has not played since October last year.

India says WTO is raking up controversial new issues

26 Feb 2017

India
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.

Deutsche Bank fined for money laundering

31 Jan 2017

Business
Deutsche Bank fined for money laundering

Deutsche Bank has been fined by regulators in the UK and US over a money laundering scam in Russia. The total fine amount is $630 million.

Trump discontinues numerous real estate projects

06 Jan 2017

Business
Trump discontinues numerous real estate projects

According to reports, US President-elect Donald Trump has cut ties with realty projects in several countries including India.

Trump's Organization inks deal for real estate project in Kolkata

19 Nov 2016

Business
Trump's Organization inks deal for real estate project in Kolkata

Donald Trump's Trump Organization has partnered with Indian realty firm Unimark Group to launch a residential project in Kolkata.

Tim Wiswell: Deutsche Bank's toppled poster boy

05 Oct 2016

Business
Tim Wiswell: Deutsche Bank's toppled poster boy

Tim Wiswell, the man who steered Deutsche Bank's equities desk, is in the midst of judicial scrutiny over allegations of violating anti-money laundering laws.

Tokyo 2020: Gold, Silver and Bronze medals from e-waste?

27 Aug 2016

Sports
Tokyo 2020: Gold, Silver and Bronze medals from e-waste?

After the spectacular Tokyo 2020 teaser, Japan wants to use the Olympics for making a sustainability statement.

Argentina's obsession with Freudian psychoanalysis

23 Aug 2016

World
Argentina's obsession with Freudian psychoanalysis

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