Argentina

Giant Green Fireball Over Buenos Aires Looks Like An Alien Invasion

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 03.08.2015 | UK Tech

Is there anything more terrifying than looking up into the night sky and seeing a giant green fireball streaking across the sky? While it might hav...

Why So Quiet? No Internet in Venezuela?

Sophie Bauer | Posted 10.06.2015 | UK Politics
Sophie Bauer

The other day I received a message from a friend clearly appalled by my poor Facebook presence since moving to Uruguay. 'Why so quiet, what no internet in Venezuela?', it read. Marvellous.

Equine-Assisted Learning for the Office - Lessons from Argentina

Kismet Johnson | Posted 12.05.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Kismet Johnson

On the day of my visit, the employees were set to work on leadership skills. Over the course of the day, they took part in a series of exercises which called for gradually increasing levels of physical interaction with the horses.

British Ambassador Summoned Over Criminal Charges Against Falklands Oil Companies

PA/Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 09.04.2015 | UK Politics

Argentina summoned the British ambassador to the foreign office in Buenos Aires on Thursday to inform London that criminal charges had been filed agai...

Israel Should Kidnap Obama And Put Him On Trial Like A Nazi War Criminal Says This Ukip Candidate

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 31.03.2015 | UK Politics

A former Ukip candidate has suggested Israel should kidnap US President Barack Obama and put him on trial in the style of a Nazi war criminal. Hen...

Britain Responds To Argentina By Deploying A Couple Of These

PA/Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 24.03.2015 | UK

A brace of Chinook helicopters are to be deployed to the Falkland Islands to deter an increasingly belligerent government in Buenos Aires. Speaking in...

Secret Nazi Lair Discovered Deep In Argentine Jungle

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 24.03.2015 | UK

Archaeologists in Argentina believe they have stumbled upon the ruins of a secret jungle lair built for Nazi leaders of the Third Reich in case they n...

A Voyage of Endurance: Destination Antarctica

Jonathan Thompson | Posted 12.05.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Jonathan Thompson

ailing the Endurance down the curving arm of the Antarctic Peninsula, Shackleton planned to disembark with six handpicked men and attempt a death-defying 1,800 mile trek across the Great White Continent on foot: through the South Pole and straight out the other side until they hit the frozen coast again.

France Mourns The Emotional Boxer, The Shy Swimmer And The Legendary Sailor

The Huffington Post UK | Louise Ridley | Posted 10.03.2015 | UK

The sports world is in mourning today after two helicopters carrying French star athletes filming a survival reality show crashed into each other in a...

London 2012 Olympians Among Dead In Argentina Chopper Crash

The Huffington Post UK/AP | Posted 10.03.2015 | UK

Two helicopters carrying French sports stars filming a survival reality show crashed into each other in a remote part of Argentina, killing 10 people,...

What Is This Ball Of Fire?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.01.2015 | UK Tech

A bystander has caught video of a mysterious floating fireball that appears to hang over the sky in Argentina. With no explanation available many are ...

'Evita': Femininity, Branding, and Soft Power

April Xiaoyi Xu | Posted 20.03.2015 | UK Universities & Education
April Xiaoyi Xu

Almost a century ago, a dark and skinny girl of illegitimate birth dreamed about becoming an actress in her country's capital, Buenos Aires. Her name was María Eva Duarte (later "Eva Perón"). Not only did Eva Perón realize this childhood dream by achieving nationwide fame as a successful actress in her early youth, she also dramatically turned into a major player on the world's stage as the First Lady of Argentina.

Argentina's President Just Adopted A Jew To Stop Him Turning Into A Werewolf

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 30.12.2014 | UK

The president of Argentina, Cristina Kirchner, has adopted a Jewish grandson in order to prevent him becoming a werewolf. Tenía razón. Me trajero...

This Little Town In Argentina Is Light Years Ahead By Banning Beauty Pageants

The Huffington Post Uk | Rachel Moss | Posted 22.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Just days after the Miss World competition announced it will no longer run a swimsuit round, a town in Argentina has banned beauty pageants all togeth...

Seven Destination Travel Blogs to Follow in 2015

Tom McLoughlin | Posted 07.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Tom McLoughlin

For those perennial travelers, always looking for the best tips and suggestions for their next holiday trip, the following selection of travel blogs are of invaluable assistance. Each is filled with great experiences, photos and background on the destination they cover.

Did Top Gear Team Plan Fiery Ending To Argentina Special?

Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 07.12.2014 | UK

Fresh reports about the BBC's controversial Top Gear Argentina special have claimed the production crew wanted to burn the presenter's sports cars for...

Diplomats in Robes

Gates Cambridge Scholars | Posted 03.01.2015 | UK Universities & Education
Gates Cambridge Scholars

New York federal courts have rattled nerves around the globe with recent decisions that impact far beyond US borders. Last month, an Eastern District jury verdict found a Jordanian bank responsible for terrorist financing.

Top Gear Number Plate Row Just Shifted Gear

AP/Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.10.2014 | UK

Argentina's ambassador to Britain on Tuesday demanded an apology from the BBC over an ill-fated trip by car show "Top Gear" to the South American coun...

Now Top Gear Could Face Wrath Of Argentina's War Veterans

The Huffington Post UK | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 10.10.2014 | UK

Already under-fire Top Gear could be about to face its most fearsome adversary yet over the Falklands row - a group of very angry war veterans. In ...

This New Top Gear Number Plate Discovery Is Going To Be Tough For Clarkson To Explain...

The Huffington Post UK | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 09.10.2014 | UK

As if Jeremy Clarkson wasn't in enough trouble already, now the Top Gear presenter is at the centre of a fresh Falklands row after a second set of num...

Argentinians 'Conspired To Arrest Jeremy Clarkson's Top Gear Crew'

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 07.10.2014 | UK

Jeremy Clarkson has claimed Argentinian officials tried to arrest members of Top Gear’s film crew amid allegations they deliberately stoked tensions...

Jeremy Clarkson 'Drove Through Argentina With A Falklands War Number Plate'

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 02.10.2014 | UK

Jeremy Clarkson has stirred controversy in Argentina by driving through the country in a Porsche with a number plate interpreted to reference the 1982...

Failed Armed Robbery Attempt Caught On Camera

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 18.09.2014 | UK Tech

Mike Graziano was on a bicycle tour of a 'rough' part of Buenos Aires, Argentina when out of the blue a man with a motorbike pulls out in front of him...

Why I Love Travelling Solo... And You Should Too

Chloe Gunning | Posted 31.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Chloe Gunning

I love going on holiday with friends. If I'm going to lie on a beach and eat and drink myself into oblivion for a week, there's no better company. But when it comes to travelling and really seeing the world, I think solo is the way to go.

Carlos Tevez's Father Kidnapped

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.07.2014 | UK Sport

The father of Juventus footballer Carlos Tevez has been kidnapped in Argentina and held to ransom, according to reports in South America. The incid...