Argentina real-time news

Marcos Rojo lifts lid on chat with Ole Gunnar Solskjaer over Man Utd future (source — 05/08/2020 12:43:39

The defender returned to Argentina to join his former club in January, but only managed to notch up one appearance before the coronavirus crisis wreaked havoc on football schedules

Argentina strikes deal with major creditors (source — 04/08/2020 17:50:36

Argentina has struck a deal with its major creditors to restructure roughly $65 billion in sovereign debt, a hopeful sign for a country that now faces a brutal coronavirus-related recession on top of ...

Coronavirus live news: Brazil confirms nearly 70,000 new cases, a daily record (source — 30/07/2020 00:57:58

American deaths pass grim milestone; French authorities report 1,392 new cases; Hong Kong outbreak ‘overwhelming’ medical systemGermany’s Covid-19 fears grow over ‘reckless’ partygoersObey rules to av...

Why are millennials and Gen Z turning to Instagram as a news source? (source — 27/07/2020 08:00:45

Young people are getting information about protests, police actions and stay-at-home orders from their social media feeds – but the trend isn’t harmlessFor many young people, clicking on to Instagram ...

British birds' long-distance feats and longevity are revealed (source — 25/07/2020 10:00:49

Data comes from rings on birds, with more than a million fitted during 2019Flying around the world may have become an unappealing prospect or a distant dream for most people during the coronavirus cri...

Angry residents in Argentina attacked healthy nurse over fears he would infect them with COVID-19 (source — 20/07/2020 22:33:26

Daniel Porro was one of several workers from an Argentina clinic who were infected with COVID-19 in June. Despite him now being healthy, a crowd feared he would spread the virus and beat him.

Paraguay violence flares as smugglers battle coronavirus border closure (source — 20/07/2020 12:30:15

Marine killed in shootout with suspected smugglersMilitary allegedly responds by torturing 35 civiliansViolence has escalated along the triple border between Paraguay, Argentina and Brazil, as smuggle...

Covid-19 restrictions are shattering Argentina's short-lived political truce (source — 14/07/2020 12:00:46

Deep-seated rivalries resurfacing amid months of lockdowns Coronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageUntil recently, Argentina’s protracted coronavirus lockdown was marked by an unus...

Covid-19 is no excuse for sovereign creditors to move the goalposts on debt (source — 13/07/2020 08:00:02

Vulture funds want to change Argentina’s debt structure. We need to stop them from setting a dangerous precedent In the wake of Covid-19, there is an urgent need for sovereign debt restructuring, incl...

Could UK become an emerging market? (source — 10/07/2020 11:41:38

Brexit and the coronavirus pandemic are reshaping the UK economy. Could it end up looking more like Turkey, Mexico and Argentina than France, Germany and the United States?

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