Argentina


Woman escapes after being held captive for 22 years by boyfriend

2019-06-14 14:43

A 57-year-old man has been arrested for kidnapping his girlfriend and holding her captive for 22 years.

Argentina's women protest for legal abortion, against violence

2019-06-04 08:10

Thousands of Argentine protesters flooded the streets of Buenos Aires in a show of force for the abortion rights movement, and to denounce violence against women.

Argentine 11-year-old's C-section sparks new abortion debate

2019-02-28 13:06

A cesarean section carried out on an 11-year-old girl raped by her grandmother's husband has reopened the debate about abortion in Argentina, where rules on pregnancy terminations are strict.

Mom-of-three cheats death as balconies collapse in Argentinian resort

2019-01-04 16:08

CCTV footage captured the amazing moment a woman escaped death by a hair's breadth when three balconies collapsed and crashed down around her where she was walking on the pavement at a popular seaside resort in Mar Del Plata, Argentina.

Trump cancels meeting with Putin as he heads to G-20 summit

2018-11-29 22:49

President Donald Trump cancelled a planned meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin as he headed to the Group of 20 Nations summit in Argentina.

WATCH: Argentine submarine found a year after disappearing

2018-11-18 12:06

Family members were distraught as the Argentine Navy submarine that went missing a year ago was found in a massive search for the vessel and its 44-member crew.

Former transport minister jailed over deadly train crash in Argentina

2018-10-11 16:20

A former transport minister has been jailed for almost six years in Argentina for his role in a 2012 train crash that killed 51 people, court officials said.

Inflation and economic crisis: Argentines have had enough

2018-09-06 10:30

In a desperate bid to steady the ship, President Mauricio Macri agreed a $50bn loan with the International Monetary Fund in June, but the outlook has continued to deteriorate.

Nissan begins production of new Frontier bakkie

2018-07-31 12:26

Nissan has delivered on its promise to Argentina by announcing the start of production of its Frontier bakkie in Cordoba, Argentina.

Missing Argentinean resurfaces after 15 years – in different country!

2018-06-18 16:26

An Argentinean man reported missing 15 years ago when he was just a teenager, has been found in Peru and appears to have lost his memory.

 

WATCH: Argentina's women protest for legal abortion, against violence

2019-06-04 14:32

Thousands of Argentine protesters flood the streets of Buenos Aires in a show of force for the abortion rights movement and to denounce violence against women.

Turtle poos huge amounts of plastic

2019-05-16 09:52

If anything would make you reconsider your plastic use, it should be this.

Fossil of prehistoric deer found in Argentina

2019-01-08 12:04

The well-preserved fossil of a prehistoric deer has been discovered just to the north of Buenos Aires, the La Matanza University has revealed.

Trade angst revival rattles emerging-market optimists

2018-12-08 12:30

Emerging-market stocks retreated as the arrest of Huawei’s chief financial officer and mixed messages from the Trump administration rekindled concern over a US-China trade war.

WATCH: Top World news videos you can't miss

2018-11-19 08:01

Trump reacts to CIA report on Khashoggi killing | Countdown to Brexit: 131 days until Britain leaves the EU. Top World news videos today. WATCH.

WATCH: Argentina minister says country without means to rescue submarine

2018-11-17 22:08

The Argentine government has acknowledged that it lacked the proper technology to rescue the submarine found deep in the Atlantic that disappeared a year ago with 44 crew members aboard

Argentina gets $57 billion as IMF doubles down on record bailout

2018-09-27 06:30

The International Monetary Fund doubled down on Argentina, expanding a record-breaking bailout for a country that has slid into recession as it struggles to stem a currency rout.

WATCH: Argentina’s handless barber refuses to be held back

2018-08-06 16:16

Although Gabriel Heredia was born without forearms, that hasn’t stopped him from following his dreams.

Emerging market sell-off is only going to get worse - survey

2018-07-13 07:40

With the Federal Reserve still boosting interest rates and President Donald Trump still raising tariff threats, the bottom for emerging markets remains some way away, market players say.

Woman chained to bed for 20 years because dad discovered new boyfriend

2018-06-15 15:35

An Argentinian woman was found naked and chained to a bed after being held captive by her dad and brother for 20 years.

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