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Argentine club named for Pope Francis opens play - A new Argentine soccer team named after Pope Francis and meant to promote nonviolence played it first official game in a regional league - a 2-2 draw that saw four players sent off. The Papa Francisco team was founded by Jorge Ramirez, an admirer of the pope. It has 47 members and was set up in meetings at Ramirez's house, located 12 miles south of Buenos Aires, shortly after the archbishop of ... - Sun, 13 Apr 2014

Argentine Consumer Prices Rise Less Than Forecast in March - Argentine inflation slowed more than economists expected in March as the government expands price agreements with retailers after devaluing the peso in January by the most since 2002. - Tue, 15 Apr 2014

Argentine Zoo Shows Off White Tiger Triplets - Argentine zoo shows off white tiger triplets - Wed, 16 Apr 2014

Argentina hooligans can go to Brazil World Cup: court - Notorious Argentine "barras bravas" football hooligans can travel to the World Cup without intelligence being passed on beforehand to hosts Brazil, a court has ruled. The court in Buenos Aires said that the Argentine government is not allowed to tell another country personal information about its citizens, a lawyer for the United Argentine Fans (HUA) supporters' group said Wednesday. Debora ... - Wed, 16 Apr 2014

Soccer-Argentine championship final results and standings - April 16 (Infostrada Sports) - Results and standings from the Argentine championship Final matches on Wednesday Wednesday, April 16Atletico Rafaela 2 Rosario Central 3 Estudiantes 0 River Plate 0 Newell's Old Boys 0 Colon (Santa Fe) 1 Tuesday, April 15 Olimpo 3 Argentinos Juniors 0 Velez Sarsfield 1 Quilmes 3 Standings P W D L F A Pts 1 Estudiantes 14 6 7 1 14 8 25 -------------------------2 ... - Wed, 16 Apr 2014

UN: Argentine Jail Conditions Violated Prisoner Rights - Argentine authorities failed to ensure that a prisoner with disabilities was able to use prison facilities and services on an equal basis with other detainees and are obliged to take steps to rectify the situation, the UN Committee on the Rights ... - Wed, 16 Apr 2014

Club named for Pope Francis plays to debut tie - LUJAN, Argentina (AP) - A new Argentine soccer team named after Pope Francis and meant to promote nonviolence played it first official game in a regional league - a 2-2 draw that saw four players sent off. - Mon, 14 Apr 2014

Argentine jail conditions violated rights of prisoner with disabilities, UN panel finds - A United Nations human rights panel said today that Argentine authorities failed to ensure that a prisoner with disabilities was able to use prison facilities and services on an equal basis with other detainees, and urged them to take steps to rectify the situation. - Wed, 16 Apr 2014

Argentine leader claims Falklands a NATO nuclear base - Argentine President Cristina Kirchner claimed Wednesday that the Falkland Islands serve as a nuclear base for the NATO alliance in the South Atlantic. The islands, she said, "constitute a NATO military nuclear base in the South Atlantic -- this is the truth that they can't continue to hide." Kirchner, who has a track record of controversial statements about the islands, said the British military ... - Wed, 02 Apr 2014

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Argentine zoo shows off white tiger triplets - Chron.com - A three month old white Bengal female tiger cub looks around her enclosure at the Buenos Aires Zoo, Argentina, Wednesday, April 16, 2014. Cleo, a captive Bengal white tiger at the zoo, gave birth to two females and one male white tiger cubs on Jan. - Wed, 16 Apr 2014

Argentine jail conditions violated rights of prisoner with disabilities, UN ... - UN News Centre - 16 April 2014 – A United Nations human rights panel said today that Argentine authorities failed to ensure that a prisoner with disabilities was able to use prison facilities and services on an equal basis with other detainees, and urged them to take ...UN: Argentine Jail Conditions Violated Prisoner Rights - Scoop.co.nz (press release) - Wed, 16 Apr 2014

Argentine government sponsors bill to regulate roadblocks and pickets - MercoPress - Argentine President Cristina Fernández congressional group, 'Victory Front' submitted a bill in the Lower House to regulate street protests in a move that seeks to “guarantee and reinforce” the rights of citizens forced to deal with roadblocks and ... - Thu, 17 Apr 2014

14 Food Reasons Argentines Are Better At Life - Huffington Post - It's no secret that Argentines are big meat eaters. Not only do they eat more than their weight in meat -- seriously -- but they also have some of the best beef in the world. This already gives them a one up on the rest of us when it comes to food, and ... - Fri, 11 Apr 2014

Argentine man pushes horse whispering to new level - New York Post - Argentinean Martin Tatta has taken horse training to new limits, developing such a close bond with the animals that he can get them to do whatever he wants with just a little coaxing. The 32-year-old, who entertains thousands of tourists a year with ... - Wed, 16 Apr 2014

Argentine Inflation Eases in March - Wall Street Journal - BUENOS AIRES-Argentine inflation eased last month as the surge in consumer prices following January's currency devaluation appeared to have run its course toward the end of the first quarter. Inflation as measured by the consumer-price index rose 2.6 ...Argentine Inflation Accelerated Less Than Forecast in March - BloombergMarch inflation in Argentina: official 2.6%; opposition index, 3.3% - MercoPress - Tue, 15 Apr 2014

Argentine tegu ? a large, nonnative lizard ? has growing presence in Hillsborough - Tampabay.com - Doane is no longer startled by the creatures he now knows as the Argentine black and white tegu. That is because the lizards make periodic appearances at his workplace on the southern end of Balm Riverview Road in Riverview. Doane said the critters ... - Thu, 17 Apr 2014

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