Argentina

LOOK: Drunken German Football Fans Celebrate Woman Parking Her Car

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 19.07.2012 | UK Comedy

This video may have been shot two years ago during the World Cup, but only now has it emerged online - and it's a cracker... even though it happens to...

Smugglers Don't Always Get the Hollywood Ending

Nick Brewer | Posted 15.09.2012 | UK Entertainment
Nick Brewer

I was sentenced to 10 years in one of South America's hardest Maxi Prisons: Devoto in Buenos Aires - a place where gangs would quite happily slit your throat for a phone card. How did I end up in that hell hole? I was caught with 200 kilos of pure cocaine....part of a 1000 kilo consignment I was waiting for; which luckily never arrived - as I would never have gotten out of prison.

Buerk: Argentina's 'Birdbrain' President Guilty Of 'Breathtaking Hypocrisy' Over Falklands

Posted 05.07.2012 | UK Politics

Veteran BBC journalist Michael Buerk has launched a stinging attack on Argentina, accusing the South American country of "breathtaking hypocrisy" and ...

Argentina's 'Breathtaking Hypocrisy'

Michael Buerk | Posted 03.09.2012 | UK Politics
Michael Buerk

Thirty years after the end of the Falklands War, Argentina's president, Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner, has launched a diplomatic campaign to gain control of the islands of such breathtaking hypocrisy she makes Jimmy Carr look like Martin Bell. At the UN, in the breaks of the latest G20 summit, every time she opens her mouth it seems, she's been accusing Britain of naked colonialism, demanding we hand the islands, and the 3000 British citizens who live there, over to her. Colonialism - that's rich, coming from a country of European immigrants whose national policy has been to wipe out all trace of the people they snatched it from.

'Important Progress': G20 Summit Sees Movement On Eurozone Crisis

PA | Posted 20.06.2012 | UK Politics

Prime Minister David Cameron yesterday hailed "important progress" at the G20 summit in Mexico towards a solution to the crisis in the eurozone. Ca...

Prime Minister Snubs Argentina President Over Falklands Letter

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.06.2012 | UK Politics

David Cameron has refused to accept a letter from the Argentinian president over the country's claim to the Falkland Islands. The prime minister sp...

David Cameron Makes Argentina Trade Jibe At G20

PA | Posted 18.06.2012 | UK

David Cameron took at a swipe at Argentina for undermining attempts to restore global growth through protectionist measures on trade. Relations bet...

Falklanders Show How Loss Of British Servicemen Was Not In Vain

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.06.2012 | UK

Thirty years after Britian liberated the Falkland Islands from Argentinian occupation, the islanders are keen not to solely be defined by the events o...

Argentina's President Demands Falklands Negotiation

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.08.2012 | UK

Argentina's president Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner challenged the British sovereignty of the Falkland Islands on Thursday evening calling it an "aff...

Falklands Flag Flown Above 10 Downing Street

PA | Posted 14.06.2012 | UK Politics

The Falklands flag was flying above 10 Downing Street today to mark the 30th anniversary of the liberation of the islands. Number 10 said the gestu...

Minister Won't Meet With Argentina During Falklands Visit

PA | Posted 08.06.2012 | UK Politics

Foreign Office Minister Jeremy Browne has turned down an invitation to attend talks in Argentina when he visits the Falklands next week. The Foreig...

Argentina Behaving In A 'Domineering' Way, Says Foreign Office Minister

PA/The Huffington Post | Posted 07.06.2012 | UK Politics

A Foreign Office minister has accused Argentina of "domineering" behaviour ahead of an official visit to mark the 30th anniversary of the liberation o...

Argentina Plans To Sue British Oil Companies

Sky News | Posted 05.06.2012 | UK

Argentina has escalated its diplomatic battle with Britain over the Falkland Islands by taking steps to sue five UK oil exploration companies....

WATCH: Tourist Captures Iceberg Flipping Over

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.06.2012 | UK

Stunned tourists in Argentina watched in amazement as they captured the rare moment an iceberg flipped over on itself, after a chunk of the glacier br...

Cameron Pays Tribute To Falklands Fallen

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.05.2012 | UK Politics

David Cameron paid a personal tribute to the soldiers, sailors and airmen who gave their lives to liberate the Falkland Islands. Making his first v...

Falklands War Memorial Unveiled 30 Years After Island Landings

PA | Posted 19.07.2012 | UK

A new national memorial to the 255 British soldiers, sailors and airmen killed during the Falklands War was officially unveiled today in the presence ...

Argentine Ambassador Goes Nuclear About UK's Claim To Falklands Islands

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 18.05.2012 | UK Politics

The UK has been deploying "weapons of mass destruction" in the South Atlantic and has no right to the "colonial enclave" of the Falklands, according t...

The Shame of the G20

Raheem Kassam | Posted 15.05.2012 | UK Politics
Raheem Kassam

Argentina's continued position around the G20 table is bringing the whole institution into disrepute.

Tales From the Middle of Nowhere (Vol. 2): Where Someone Wants to Adopt Me

Noel Gallagher | Posted 09.07.2012 | UK Entertainment
Noel Gallagher

Yes comrades... so... Buenos Aires? F***ing great show. It always is in that place. It never disappoints. Big crowd, about 10,000!! Just like the old days (man)!!

Tales From the Middle of Nowhere (Vol. 2): Latin American Adventures

Noel Gallagher | Posted 08.07.2012 | UK Entertainment
Noel Gallagher

So... Rio? F**k me! What an unbelievable night. A truly special gig. Not because of anything I did I hasten to add - I played AND sang like sh*t!! But them kids man!?!? It was just a privilege to have been there never mind on the stage AND I got in for free. (I know the bass player innit?)

I Loved the Cheap Public Transport, Says British Student Who Did a Semester in Argentina

Vesela Gladicheva | Posted 06.07.2012 | UK Universities & Education
Vesela Gladicheva

The football enthusiast would instantly shout out Maradona and Messi. The movie lover would point to Evita. The wine specialist would endorse the Mendoza wine. What would you associate Argentina with?

Falkland Olympics Advert Condemned By Company That Made It

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.05.2012 | UK

An Argentine television advert that sparked controversy by showing an Olympic hopeful training on a Falklands war memorial has been condemned by the a...

Hague Dismisses Argentina Olympic Advert As A 'Stunt'

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.05.2012 | UK Politics

An Argentinian television advert showing an Olympic hopeful training on a British war memorial in the Falklands has been branded a "stunt" by William ...

'Insensitive And Disrespectful' Argentine Olympic Advert Stirs Falklands Row

PA | Posted 04.05.2012 | UK

The Government has accused Argentina of being insensitive and disrespectful after it broadcast a television advert showing an Olympic hopeful training...

Back to the Future: Argentina Doesn't Believe the Falkland Islands Deserve Democracy

Philip White | Posted 03.07.2012 | UK Politics
Philip White

On 2 April, 1982, Argentina invaded The Falkland Islands, believing it had a historical right to re-claim the British protectorate, against the will of its pro-British citizens.