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Sport24.co.za | Top seed Wawrinka advances at Miami.

Top seed Stan Wawrinka got his Miami Open title bid off to a solid start by beating Argentina's Horacio Zeballos in straight sets.

- News24.com - ZA

Argentina updates anti-terror laws.

UN committee chief backs Argentina's proposed revamp for anti-terror law.

- Arutz Sheva - IL

6 idyllic homes for horse lovers.

Chama, New Mexico. This 38-acre private ranch at the end of a winding drive offers views of Canones Canyon and the San Juan Mountains' Cumbres Pass. The three-bedroom home features exposed-beam ceilings, a great room with a floor-to-ceiling fireplace, and a master bedroom with a kiva, a spa bathroom, and a sitting area. ...

- The Week - US

Argentina closer to energy self sufficiency: US$ 2.3bn investment in Vaca Muerta shale fields.

Argentina's Tecpetrol, part of the Techint Group, said on Thursday it would invest US$2.3 billion in the Vaca Muerta shale fields through 2019, the largest announcement in the formation in years. Tecpetrol said in a statement the investment was made possibly due to measures from President Mauricio Macri's government, ...

- MercoPress - FK

Argentine Firm Plans $2.3B Investment In Vaca Muerta Shale.

Argentine exploration and production firm Tecpetrol has plans to invest $2.3 billion on gas exploration in the massive Vaca Muerta shale formation. As part of the plan, Tecpetrol, which is the fifth largest energy company in the country, will drill 150 wells over the next three years in the Fortin de Piedra block. ...

- OilPrice.com - US

Argentina says Enirgi, Orocobre to invest $880m in lithium.

Miners Enirgi Group Corporation and Orocobre will expand their production of lithium in Argentina with investments of $720-million and $160-million, respectively, Argentina's government said on Thursday. Argentina is the world's No. 3 producer of lithium, a hotly demanded material used in car batteries and mobile ...

- Mining Weekly - ZA

How to restore glory days of Scottish football? Learn from Iceland.

Lining up at Argentina 1978. As the Scottish national football team gears up for its World Cup qualifier against Slovenia on Sunday March 26, it's in a familiar funk. Scotland stands fifth of six after four games, six points behind table-topping England, aka the Auld Enemy. Come up short against second-placed Slovenia and ...

- The Conversation - UK

Caught selling P300 worth of shabu, man killed in front of school.

A suspected illegal drug pusher was killed in a shootout with the police in Rosario town in Cavite on late Friday, police said Saturday. The post Caught selling P300 worth of shabu, man killed in front of school appeared first on Inquirer News.

- Philippine Daily Inquirer - PH

UN committee chief backs Argentina's proposed revamp for anti-terror law.

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina , Argentina's proposed update of its 10-year-old anti-terrorism law received the support of a United Nations committee leader after earlier gaining the backing of the Jewish community. Jean-Paul Laborde, who heads the Executive Directorate of the U.N. Security Council's Counterterrorism Committee, ...

- JTA - US

Seasons' Dance With Anima Musicae Chamber Orchestra, Ă“buda, 26 March.

Programme: Antonio Vivaldi: The Four Seasons Astor Piazzola: Four Seasons of Buenos Aires Tango compositions of Bardi, Melfi, PĂ©rez and Rodrigez

- The Budapest Sun - HU

Peru seizes 1.5 tons of cocaine bearing Lionel Messi's likeness.

Police in Peru seized 3,000 pounds of cocaine bearing the name and likeness of Argentina soccer star Lionel Messi.

- UPI - US

Falklands should be left to develop and establish links with other regional countries

UK ambassador in Argentina Mark Kent reiterated Falkland Islands sovereignty was not in the bilateral agenda, although the two countries can cooperate in other areas of mutual interest, letting the Islanders to develop and establish links with other South American countries.

- MercoPress - FK

Cristina Fernandez will stand trial on charges of financial mismanagement

A judge in Argentina has ruled that the former president, Cristina Fernandez should stand trial on charges of financial mismanagement. Fernandez is accused of fraudulently administering state funds in 2015. The former economy minister, Axel Kiciloff, and the former head of the central bank have also been charged.

- MercoPress - FK

Associated Press: Ukraine ex-finance minister to oversee Puerto Rico crisis

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico - A federal control board overseeing Puerto Rico's finances amid a dire economic crisis announced March 23 that it appointed Ukraine's former finance minister as its executive director. The post Associated Press: Ukraine ex-finance minister to oversee Puerto Rico crisis appeared first on KyivPost.

- Kyiv Post - UA

Argentine Ex-President Faces Trial in $3.5 Billion Fraud Case

It is the first time a trial has been ordered for Cristina Fernández de Kirchner, who has faced many accusations of wrongdoing since she left office in 2015.

- International NY Times - US

Brazil on brink, Messi revives Argentina

Paulinho grabbed a hat-trick in Brazil's 4-1 drubbing of Uruguay.

- Daily Nation - KE

Brazil on brink of qualification, Messi revives Argentina

Selecao defeat Uruguay 4-1 to take lead to seven points The post Brazil on brink of qualification, Messi revives Argentina appeared first on The Express Tribune.

- The Express Tribune - PK

Union Leader: Argentina's Tecpetrol To Invest $2.3B In Vaca Muerta

Tecpetrol will invest $2.3 billion in the Vaca Muerta shale fields through 2019, Guillermo Pereyra, a union leader and senator says.

- Rigzone.com - US

Messi penalty lifts Argentina into qualifying berths

Lionel Messi converted a penalty as Argentina laboured to a 1-0 win over Chile in a World Cup qualifier on Thursday that put them back in the automatic qualifying spots for next year's finals in Russia.

- BDNews24 - BD

Argentina ex-leader Cristina Fernandez to go on trial

The former president is facing charges of financial mismanagement during her time in office.

- BBC - UK

Ukraine ex finance minister to oversee Puerto Rico crisis

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico " A federal control board that oversees Puerto Rico's finances has appointed Ukraine's former finance minister as its executive director.The board said Thursday that Natalie Jaresko is a U.S. citizen who...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

Judges orders trial for Argentina ex-president

A judge Thursday ordered Argentina's former president Cristina Kirchner to stand trial on charges of financial mismanagement.

- The Daily Star - LB

Argentina's Fernandez to face trial in state fraud case

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina — A judge in Argentina has ordered former President Cristina Fernandez to face trial in a case where she is accused...

- Townhall.com - US

Argentina's Fernandez to face trial in state fraud case

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina " A judge in Argentina has ordered former President Cristina Fernandez to face trial in a case where she is accused of defrauding the state as part of her government's handling of the dollar futures market.Federal...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

Argentina's Fernandez to face trial in state fraud case

A judge in Argentina has ordered former President Cristina Fernandez to face trial in a case where she is accused of defrauding the state as part of her government's handling of the dollar futures market.

- FOX News - US

Macri administration reiterates defense of Malvinas sovereignty before Congress

Argentina's chief of staff Marcos Peña defended the current administration's policy towards the Falklands/Malvinas question arguing that dialogue is the path, not speeches with no content or results, and pledged "we will stand by Argentine sovereignty of the Malvinas Islands".

- MercoPress - FK

Argentina must beat Chile to keep their hopes alive

Argentina head into tomorrow's World Cup qualifier against Chile in Buenos Aires with their hopes of reaching the finals in Russia next year in doubt. Four games without a win – including consecutive losses to Paraguay and Brazil – have left Edgardo Bauza's side out of the top four automatic qualifying places. In ...

- timesofmalta.com - MT

Massive teachers protest in Buenos Aires challenging austerity measures

Tens of thousands of Argentine teachers marched in the capital Buenos Aires on Wednesday as part of a nationwide strike challenging the administration of President Mauricio Macri. Unions for private and public school teachers are demanding a pay increase of 35% to compensate for Argentina's high inflation in consumer ...

- MercoPress - FK

Brazilean adulterated meat situation "no obstacle for EU/Mercosur trade talks"

The adulterated meat situation in Brazil is no obstacle for the current trade negotiations between the European Union and Mercosur, said Eidta Hrdá, Managing Director for the Americas from the European External Action Service, currently in Buenos Aires.

- MercoPress - FK

Aguero and Rojo return for Argentina against Chile

Sergio Aguero has been reinstated to the Argentina attack and Marcos Rojo will stand in for the suspended Ramiro Funes Mori in their critical 2018 World Cup qualifier against Chile at El Monumental on Thursday.

- BDNews24 - BD

5 Water Warriors Defending Rights from North Dakota to Chile

 Activists and environmentalists lead the struggle to protect water sources across the planet, from the top of the continents of the Americas in Alaska all the way down to Argentina. Often, their activism is dangerous work. Resistance movements against unwanted hydroelectric...

- New America Media - US

Striking Argentina teachers take to the streets in big march

Tens of thousands of Argentina teachers have marched through the streets of Buenos Aires as part of their two-week-old nationwide strike.

- FOX News - US

Argentina welcomes Syria migrants after Trump slams door

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- FOX News - US

Argentina welcomes Syria migrants after Trump slams door

SAN LUIS, Argentina — George S. walks on the dark tarmac holding his sleepy 7-year-old son Fadi in his arms."From the bottom of our hearts,...

- Townhall.com - US

Breitbart News Daily: Terror in London

On the Thursday edition of Breitbart News Daily, broadcast live on SiriusXM Patriot Channel 125 from 6AM to 9AM Eastern, Breitbart London editor-in-chief Raheem Kassam will offer the latest analysis of Wednesday's terror attack in London. He'll be joined by Dr. Alan Mendoza, the Founder and Executive Director of the Henry ...

- Breitbart - US

Argentina face Chile test in World Cup race

The unthinkable prospect of a World Cup without Argentina or Lionel Messi could move a step closer to becoming reality Thursday as the South American giants prepare to face archrivals Chile in a crucial battle on the road to Russia 2018.

- The Daily Star - LB

Puerto Rico's sole deal with bondholders in jeopardy

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico " The sole tentative debt restructuring deal that Puerto Rico reached after two years of negotiations is in jeopardy after federal control board officials said Wednesday that they would support the U.S....

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

Chile boss gives injury update for Argentina clash amid Arsenal concerns over Alexis Sanchez

Juan Antonio Pizzi suggested that only Gary Medel is a doubt to face the Argentinians.

- IBTimes.co.uk - UK

Striking Argentina teachers take to the streets in big march

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina " Tens of thousands of Argentina teachers have marched through the streets of Buenos Aires as part of their two-week-old nationwide strike.The stoppage began March 6 and has delayed the start of classes...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

Netanyahu support for Trump's wall triggers wave of online anti-Semitism in Mexico

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina , The support expressed by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in January for President Donald Trump wanting to build a wall separating the United States and Mexico has triggered an alarming' wave of anti-Semitism online, according to an Argentine Jewish watchdog. A report by the Argentine ...

- JTA - US

The next Messi may be hiding at this youth soccer academy

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina " Benjamin Palandella dribbles around a bigger boy who comes charging at him and shoots to goal with shocking force for a seven year-old. Nearby, children jump to head a ball tethered on a rope, tip-toe...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

The next Messi may be hiding at this youth soccer academy

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina — Benjamin Palandella dribbles around a bigger boy who comes charging at him and shoots to goal with shocking force...

- Townhall.com - US

Argentine farmers confident they can increase sales 28% to UK in the short term

Argentina has the potential to increase food sales to the UK by 28% in the short term, from the current US$ 830 million to US$ 1.060bn, according to the president of the powerful farmers' organization, Argentine Rural Society, Luis Miguel Etchevehere, currently in London with a business mission sponsored by the ...

- MercoPress - FK

Relief for Macri: stats confirm the economy is moving out of recession

Argentina's economy exited a prolonged recession in the second half of last year, with government data on Tuesday showing a 0.5% expansion in the fourth quarter of 2016 compared with the third quarter. Indec stats agency also revised its estimate for third-quarter GDP to a 0.1% increase over the second quarter, up from a ...

- MercoPress - FK

Argentina face Chile test in South America World Cup race

The unthinkable prospect of a World Cup without Argentina or Lionel Messi could move a step closer to becoming reality on Thursday as the South American giants prepare to face arch-rivals Chile in a crucial battle on the road to Russia 2018.

- The Daily Star - LB

World Cup qualifiers: Argentina face tough Chile test, leaders Brazil take on Uruguay

The unthinkable prospect of a World Cup without Argentina or Lionel Messi could move a step closer to becoming reality on Thursday as the South American giants prepare to face arch-rivals Chile in a crucial battle on the road to Russia 2018. The post World Cup qualifiers: Argentina face tough Chile test, leaders Brazil take ...

- Firstpost - IN

Argentina face Chile test in South America World Cup race

Argentina last failed to qualify for the World Cup in 1970.

- Daily Nation - KE

Argentine FAdeA reduces losses, restarts production

Argentina's state-run Fábrica Argentina de Aviones SA , after a year of restructuring and new management, has reduced its annual losses by 92% with spending cuts, including USD20 million cut from infrastructure and USD20 million from salaries, FAdeA president Ercole Felippa said on 17

- Jane’s - US

Local bishop: Ongoing messages at Argentine apparition will be kept private

San Nicolás de los Arroyos, Argentina, Mar 21, 2017 / 11:06 am .- It’s been called the Medjugorje of Argentina. A now widely-popular apparition of Mary began in the early 1980s when rosaries began to glow in multiple homes in the town of San Nicolás de los Arroyos, a city of 138,000 people about 150 miles from ...

- Catholic News Agency - US

These friends with Down syndrome are thriving in the Argentina pizza market

Buenos Aires, Argentina, Mar 21, 2017 / 11:32 am .- Mateo studied baking and Leandro pastry making. Franco and Mauricio wanted to be waiters. These overlapping interests led the four friends with Down syndrome to start a successful pizza service in Buenos Aires, Argentina. With nearly 40,000 followers on Facebook, this ...

- Catholic News Agency - US

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