Argentina

Argentina Fury Over Antarctic Renamed Queen Elizabeth Land

The Huffington Post UK | Charlie Lindlar | Posted 22.12.2012 | UK

Argentina have lodged a complaint over the renaming of some British Antarctic Territory as "Queen Elizabeth Land" in honour of the Queen's Diamond Jub...

2015 Rugby World Cup Draw

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.12.2012 | UK Sport

England will have to get past Australia and Wales if they are to have any chance of winning the 2015 Rugby World Cup. The hosts avoided being drawn...

The Vultures vs Argentina: The Debt Case of the Century

Nick Dearden | Posted 26.01.2013 | UK
Nick Dearden

If Argentina decides to carry out its promise not to repay vulture funds, it will come under huge international pressure and economic destabilisation. If we believe that the state's first duty to its citizens' welfare rather than international markets, we must support Argentina in spite of the propaganda.

British Academic Jailed For Drug Smuggling In 'Honeytrap Sting'

The Huffington Post UK | Ted Thornhill | Posted 22.11.2012 | UK

An Oxford-educated academic has been jailed for almost five years after being caught with two kilograms of cocaine at an Argentinian airport in a hone...

Argie Bargie

The Huffington Post UK | Charlie Lindlar | Posted 10.11.2012 | UK

Tens thousands of Argentinians took to the streets on Friday in frustration at the state of the country under President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner...

WATCH: Linesman Requests Picture With Messi

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.10.2012 | UK Sport

Lionel Messi couldn't help but look baffled when linesman Nicolas Yegros requested a picture with the world player of the year during Argentina's Worl...

British Ambassador's Twitter Own Goal

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.10.2012 | UK

Britain's ambassador to Chile has apologised after comments he made on Twitter mocked Argentinian soldier's bravery, questioned their sexuality and hi...

Isabel Sarli, Former Soft Porn Actress's Career In Pictures

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 16.12.2012 | UK

Meet Argentina's Ambassador For Pop Culture (NSFW PICTURES) SEE ALSO: Lingerie Française Exhibition: 100 Years Of French Lingerie (PICTURES)...

Meet Argentina's Ambassador For Pop Culture (NSFW PICTURES)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 16.10.2012 | UK Politics

A former soft-porn actress who was the first to perform full-frontal nudity on Argentinian screens has been appointed the nation's ambassador for pop ...

Breast Cancer in My 20s: The Big Scary 'C' Word

Laura Price | Posted 10.12.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Laura Price

Call me naïve, but at no point did it even occur to me that they might be doing these tests because they thought I had cancer. On Friday 22 June, I skipped out of work and to my appointment. "Did you bring anyone with you today?" the nurse asked. And that was the moment I knew.

'She Just Wants To Ruffle A Few Feathers'

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 08.10.2012 | UK

Argentinian President, Cristina Kirchner, has been accused of deliberately stoking international tensions over the Falkland Islands in an attempt to m...

'Less Than A Third' Of Falkland Islanders Consider Themselves British

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 14.09.2012 | UK

A national census has shown less than a third of the inhabitants of the Falkland Islands consider themselves British, with almost two thirds of the is...

Why Are British Ships Banned From Buenos Aires?

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 03.08.2012 | UK

Lawmakers in Buenos Aires have passed legislation that prohibits vessels sailing under the British flag from “mooring, loading or carrying out logis...

No Politics But Plenty Of Goals

The Huffington Post UK | Luke McGee | Posted 31.07.2012 | UK Sport

After poor attendances and empty seats at some of the early events, how reassuring for the Olympic organisers to see a nearly full house at one of Oly...

Argentina's President In Olympic Snub

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 25.07.2012 | UK

Argentina's president, Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner, will not attend any event at the London 2012 Olympics, a move interpreted as a "diplomatic snub...

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...