Buenos Aires

Messi evacuated by helicopter after crowds swarm World Cup winners

Millions of people took to the streets of Buenos Aires Tuesday to celebrate Argentina’s World Cup title, disrupting a planned…

1 year ago

World Cup winners Argentina arrive back in Buenos Aires

BUENOS AIRES – The airplane transporting World Cup winners Argentina and their captain Lionel Messi back from Qatar arrived at…

1 year ago

Argentina records first mpox death

BUENOS AIRES – Argentina registered its first death from mpox, the disease formerly known as monkeypox, when a patient died…

1 year ago

Tel Aviv ranked world’s priciest city for first time

by AFP LONDON – Tel Aviv is the world’s most expensive city to live in as soaring inflation has pushed…

2 years ago

Maradona is dead, long live Maradona! World honors ‘Golden Kid’

by AFP BUENOS AIRES – The world will on Thursday mark the one-year anniversary of the death of Diego Maradona,…

2 years ago

Infections spike in heart of Buenos Aires, worrying authorities

By AFP One of Buenos Aires' poorest and most densely populated neighborhoods has shown a spike in the number of…

4 years ago

Maradona undergoes successful knee surgery

By AFP BUENOS AIRES • Former Argentina World Cup-winning captain Diego Maradona (picture) underwent a successful knee operation at a clinic…

5 years ago

Buenos Aires tango star wins fight to bring back cobblestones

Now, a showdown between a preservationist tango singer and a paving-bent govt has Argentines arguing over the costs and benefits…

5 years ago

Saudi’s daily output reaches record as Trump presses for cheaper oil

By BLOOMBERG LONDON • Saudi Arabia is pumping more crude than at any time since its first barrel was extracted…

5 years ago

BoJ’s Kuroda keeps mum on possible easing steps

By BLOOMBERG BUENOS AIRES • Bank of Japan (BoJ) governor Haruhiko Kuroda (picture) stuck to the bank’s playbook on Saturday, declining…

6 years ago