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Argentina

Argentina, officially the Argentine Republic, is the second largest country in South America, constituted as a federation of 23 provinces and an autonomous city, Buenos Aires. It is the eighth-largest country in the world by land area and the largest among Spanish-speaking nations, though Mexico, Colombia and Spain are more populous.

Headlines Around the Web

Repsol: settle down

Nov 28, 2013 - Financial Times

Food prices fall as record crop forecast

Nov 27, 2013 - Financial Times

Repsol likely to accept $5bn YPF offering

Nov 27, 2013 - Financial Times

Argentina to prosecute UK Falklands firms

Nov 08, 2013 - Independent

Shale oil boom fuel Argentina's dreams

Oct 04, 2013 - France24

Articles About Argentina

Covert Affairs Piper Perabo
'Covert Affairs' Season 5 Finale Recap: Episode 16 ‘Gold Soundz' Aired On Dec. 18, 2014, Annie, Ryan, Auggie And Belenko Survive All The Action And Danger [WATCH VIDEO]

By IBTimes AU

Ryan also asked Annie to get married and Auggie wants to travel the world with Tasha. (Dec 19)

MORE TOPICS: GOLD

Gareth Bale (L) of Spain's Real Madrid celebrates after scoring a goal against Mexico's Cruz Azul during their semi-final soccer match in FIFA Club World Cup at Marrakech stadium December 16, 2014.
Real Madrid FC Might Play Auckland City FC In The Final Of The 2014 FIFA Club World Cup

By IBTimes AU

Preview of the 2014 FIFA Club World Cup Finals (Dec 17)

MORE TOPICS: REAL MADRID, GERMANY, MOROCCO

Raja Casablanca and Auckland City FC's players fight for the ball during their FIFA Club World Cup soccer match at Grand Stadium in Agadir December 11, 2013. Raja Casablanca, representing host nation Morocco, needed a stoppage-time goal from Abdelila
Auckland City FC Make The Semi-Finals Of The 2014 FIFA Club World Cup

By IBTimes AU

Trans-tasmanian teams do well at the 2014 FIFA Club World Cup (Dec 17)

MORE TOPICS: REAL MADRID, MOROCCO, UEFA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE

Driver Jamie Whincup from Team Australia holds up his helmet ahead of practice for the Race of Champions (ROC) at the Rajamangala National Stadium in Bangkok December 16, 2012. The Race of Champions runs from December 14 to 16.
Jamie Whincup Loses To David Coulthard By 17 Hundredths Of A Second

By IBTimes AU

David Coulthard, not racing for two years, surprises everybody by winning the Race of the Champions. (Dec 15)

MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA

Defence attorneys in the Pirate Bay copyright trial hold a T-shirt reading 'The Battle has Begun' following the closing arguments at city court in Stockholm March 3, 2009. Pirate Bay co-founders Peter Sunde, Gottfrid Svartholm, Fredrik Neij and
The Pirate Bay News: Hackers Hack Swedish Government Emails In Retaliation Over Confiscation Of TPB Servers

By IBTimes AU

Email accounts of Swedish government were hacked after The Pirate Bay raid. (Dec 15)

MORE TOPICS: ISRAEL, TWITTER, INDIA, MEXICO

Spanish tennis player Rafael Nadal talks to journalists as he leaves the hospital after appendicitis surgery in Barcelona November 5, 2014. REUTERS/Gustau Nacarino
Rafael Nadal Confirms Participation In Buenos Aires In February

By IBTimes AU

Rafael Nadal will return to Buenos Aires for the 2015 Argentina Open. (Dec 15)

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Members of the Australian hockey team celebrate a goal scored by Robert Hammond (2nd L) against Argentina during their Men's Field Hockey World Cup match at the Warsteiner Hockey Park stadium in Moenchengladbach September 9, 2006.
Australian Champion Men’s Field Hockey Team Struggle At The Champions Trophy

By IBTimes AU

Coached by Graham Reid and captained by Mark Knowles have won two major honours already this year. Having started the 2014 Men's Hockey Champions Trophy as favourites they are now staring at the possibility of a first round exit. (Dec 10)

MORE TOPICS: GOLD, PAKISTAN, AUSTRALIA, INDIA, COMMONWEALTH GAMES

Port Botany
Invasive Red Fire Ants Detected in Sydney

By IBTimes AU

The invasion of red imported fire ants in NSW port has been contained, but further investigation is being done to find out how and when did they came to Sydney. (Dec 10)

MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA

WBC/WBA welterweight champion Floyd Mayweather Jr. (R) of the U.S. complains that Marcos Maidana of Argentina bit him as referee Kenny Bayless examines his glove during their title fight at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada September 13, 201
Mayweather Wins Lawsuit vs New Orleans Wine Bar, But Damage Is Only A Measly $2,250

By IBTimes AU

Floyd Mayweather won on Monday a lawsuit he filed against a New Orleans wine bar called The Wine Bistro, which profited by placing his name on a poster for the Super Bowl Takeover event on Feb 1, 2013. Also on the same poster was DJ Drama who would star the next day. (Dec 09)

MORE TOPICS: TIGER WOODS, COURT, LAWSUIT, SUPER BOWL