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Argentina to fly in rabbis to certify kosher meat (source — 21/05/2020 23:15:27

Argentina, which has enforced one of the world's toughest travel bans against the coronavirus, plans to help charter a private flight to bring in rabbis from Israel to certify meat at the country's pa...

Brazil Is The New Epicentre Of The Global Coronavirus Pandemic (source — 21/05/2020 10:04:47

Brazil’s novel coronavirus outbreak surged to cataclysmic levels on Tuesday afternoon when the country recorded 1,179 deaths from Covid-19 ― a record daily high for a nation that now has more th...

Covid-19: Argentina’s ambassador to Ireland buried in Co Mayo (source — 15/05/2020 17:39:54

The mass of Laura Bernal held in Foxford after she died suddenly of virus aged 64

Coronavirus live news: China marks one month with no Covid-19 deaths as Brazil cases top 200,000 (source — 15/05/2020 07:17:32

Trump says he could cut China ties; Mexico sees record increase in cases; EU insists vaccine must be available to all countries. Follow the latest updatesTrump suggests he could ‘cut off whole relatio...

WHO warns virus may be here to stay as toll nears 300,000 (source — 14/05/2020 08:27:48

GENEVA: The coronavirus may never go away and populations will have to learn to live with it just as they have HIV, the World Health Organization has warned, as the global death toll from the disease ...

Ex-PSG star Lavezzi and model girlfriend Natalia Borges in sex tape blackmail plot as hackers ‘threaten to post videos’ (source — 13/05/2020 15:10:35

FORMER Argentina and Paris Saint-Germain star Ezequiel Lavezzi has taken legal action – after being caught up in a sex tape blackmail plot. The striker, who also played for Napoli, retired last ...

Lionel Messi donates £440k to help fight coronavirus in Argentina as cases rise in Barcelona star’s home country (source — 12/05/2020 12:20:20

LIONEL MESSI has donated £440,000 to help the battle against coronavirus in Argentina. The 32-year-old’s home country has now been struck by 6,278 cases, suffering 314 fatalities to date. ⚠️ Rea...

Barcelona forward Lionel Messi makes €500,000 coronavirus donation in Argentina (source — 12/05/2020 08:25:32

Barcelona forward Lionel Messi has made a €500,000 donation to help the fight against coronavirus in Argentina.

‘You can’t recover from death’: Argentina’s Covid-19 response has been the opposite of Brazil’s (source — 10/05/2020 12:00:21

Argentina closed swiftly, while Brazil downplayed the crisis. The difference is reflected in their pandemic figuresWhen Alberto Fernández took office as Argentina’s president in December, his inaugura...

Diego Maradona autographs shirt to help poor district of Buenos Aires (source — 09/05/2020 18:48:12

Diego Maradona is helping in the fight against coronavirus in his home city by autographing a replica of the Argentina jersey he wore in the country's 1986 World Cup final triumph to raise money for a...

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