Argentina

Ten Swimmers Injured By Swarm Of Carnivorous Piranha-Like Fish

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK

Ten people have been injured after they were attacked by a school of piranha-like fish as they cooled off in an Argentinian river. The attack was ...

This Is The Man Argentina Have Appointed To Prize Back The Falklands

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

Argentina has taken the unprecedented step of appointing a secretary for the Malvinas, a role designed to assert pressure on the British and internati...

Argentina Rejects British Protest Over Threats To Imprison Oil Companies Working Near To Falkland Islands

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK

Yet another incident is threatening to push Britain’s already strained relationship with Argentina further into antipathy with the rejection of a co...

The Petra Trail - Highlights of Argentina

Petra Shepherd | Posted 30.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Petra Shepherd

Smug travellers will regale you with tales of how they got off the beaten track and how they avoided the major sites and discovered a part of a city or country other tourists never got to see. I on the other hand hardly think its worth flying to the other side of the world and not seeing the major attractions, they are after all "must sees and must dos" for a reason.

Argentina Threatens To Imprison Oil Executives On Falklands

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.11.2013 | UK

Argentina has threatened fines, confiscations, and prison sentences for oil executives who operate from the Falkland Islands, claiming new exploration...

WATCH: Tennis On Ice?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.11.2013 | UK Sport

First it was Kate Upton getting all sporty - kind of - in the Antarctic, now it's the turn of the greatest two tennis players in the world to head int...

Justin Bieber Says 'Sorry' To Argentina After Kicking National Flag Off Stage

Posted 14.11.2013 | UK

Justin Bieber has asked fans to forgive him after he caused upset in Argentina by apparently not showing respect for their national flag. The Baby ...

England Can Thrive on New Underdog Status

Isaac Leigh | Posted 17.12.2013 | UK Sport
Isaac Leigh

The news that England will not be among the top seeds for the 2014 World Cup in Brazil is a blessing in disguise... No more excuses, no more confusion. England are not one of the top seeds because they are not one of the top sides. If humility and diligence reign, Hodgson's men could do themselves proud.

Uruguay 3-2 Argentina: Luis Suárez Accused Of Diving (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 16.10.2013 | UK Sport

Luis Suárez was again accused of diving on Tuesday night after he won Uruguay a soft penalty during their 3-2 win over Argentina. Argentina defend...

WATCH: Brain Surgery For Argentine President

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.10.2013 | UK

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Colombia: Back in the Big Time?

Kevin Blundell | Posted 09.11.2013 | UK Sport
Kevin Blundell

As Colombia look set to qualify for the FIFA World Cup for the first time since France hosted the competition in 1998, the current crop of players bring back memories of their greatest team to date.

Argentina Envoy Alicia Castro Denies 'Dumb' PM Insult

Posted 21.08.2013 | UK

Argentina's ambassador to the UK has denied insulting David Cameron in a fresh spat between the countries over the sovereignty of the Falkland Islands...

Argentina's Ambassador Calls David Cameron 'Dumb' And 'Completely Useless'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.08.2013 | UK Politics

David Cameron has been denounced as "dumb" and "completely useless" by Argentina's ambassador to London. On Tuesday Alicia Castro told a meeting at...

UK Lodges Formal Complaint With Spain Over Gibraltar Delays

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.10.2013 | UK

The Foreign Office is lodging a formal complaint with Spain over the latest "unacceptable" delays at the border with Gibraltar. The Royal Gibraltar...

Spain To Go To UN Over Gibraltar Row

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.08.2013 | UK

Spain will seek to take its dispute with the UK over Gibraltar to the UN - with the support of Argentina. Spanish foreign minister Jose Garcia-Mar...

LOOK: Huge Fire Rages In Buenos Aires

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.08.2013 | UK

A huge fire is raging in a nature reserve in the Argentine capital Buenos Aires. Fireman are working to put out the flames at the ecological reserv...

Licence To Kill

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 17.07.2013 | UK

Britain has supplied £12bn of arms to some of the world's most brutal dictatorships and human rights abusers, including Iran, Saudi Arabia, Zimbabwe,...

Mehdi's Morning Memo: Arms For Dictators

Huffington Post | Mehdi Hasan | Posted 17.07.2013 | UK Politics

The five things you need to know on Wednesday 17 July 2013... 1) ARMS FOR DICTATORS From the Independent's splash: "The Government has issued...

Polo: It's Not Just for the Posh, and It's a Chukka to Play

Jody Thompson | Posted 24.07.2013 | UK Sport
Jody Thompson

Even though I was useless, the adrenalin rush (when Tallulah eventually did break into a canter) was incomparable. Seriously, imagine mastering a sport where it's not *just* your skill, but it's coupled with persuading a wayward quadruped into taking part too. And it's REALLY FAST. Magic.

Brutal Former Argentine Dictator Dies In Prison, Aged 87

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 17.05.2013 | UK

A brutal army commander, who rose to be Argentine president during the period known as the “Dirty War”, has died in prison, aged 87. Jorge Rafael ...

Argentina's ‘Atlantis' Reemerges After 25 Years Under Water (PICTURES)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 12.05.2013 | UK

An abandoned village which spent 25 years submerged under water is re-emerging as an unlikely tourist destination. Inhabitants of lakeside spa res...

EndoftheLine in Argentina

Tomas Olesen | Posted 08.07.2013 | UK
Tomas Olesen

Last year, East London-based graffiti company EndoftheLine, took a trip to Buenos Aires and painted it beautiful shades of blue. Memories of trees that rain, incredible barbecues and welcoming people shine through this video of their time there.

Football Players Assaulted In Showers By Fans After Cup Exit

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.04.2013 | UK Sport

Losing a Cup match often leads to grumbling from the stands and players can expect some verbal abuse or 'banter' as it's often referred to these days....

Ding Dong Thatcher's Gone - Should I Celebrate?

Rima Amin | Posted 17.06.2013 | UK Politics
Rima Amin

I understand why people are angry by the woman who favoured functional inequalities and believed it to be a necessity for a dynamic economy as she cared little for those consequently suffering.

Argentina's Ambassador To Miss Falklands-Themed Thatcher Funeral

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 16.04.2013 | UK Politics

Alicia Castro, the Argentine ambassador to London, has decided to turn down an invitation to Margaret Thatcher's funeral, which will have a strong Fal...