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    ‘Could’ve sent off Maradona during anthems’

    Agencies . London | Updated at 10:20pm on April 26, 2020

    Edgardo Codesal, the referee in the 1990 FIFA World Cup final between West Germany and Argentina, made striking revelations that he was thinking of sending...

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    Argentine prison riot over coronavirus ends with promise of talks

    Agence France-Presse . Buenos Aires | Updated at 10:22pm on April 25, 2020

    A prison riot in Argentina over fears of the coronavirus spreading in the facility ended Friday after inmates agreed to hold talks with officials, local...

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    Submerged by debt: emerging economies at risk from virus

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 10:01pm on April 07, 2020

    The COVID-19 pandemic has piled pressure on the finances of many emerging countries, leading to calls for some debt payments to be postponed or cancelled...

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    Maradona offers pay cut to help Gimnasia

    Agencies . Buenos Aires | Updated at 10:38pm on April 03, 2020

    Argentinian football legend Diego Maradona has offered to take a pay cut to help Gimnasia La Plata cope with the coronavirus crisis, according to the...

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    Higuain leaves quarantine to return to Argentina

    Agence France-Presse . Milan | Updated at 09:39pm on March 20, 2020

    Juventus striker Gonzalo Higuain has left the team’s quarantine and returned home to Argentina, according to multiple reports in Italy on Thursday. The 32-year-old international...

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    First coronavirus death in Latin America reported in Argentina

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha / Xinhua . Buenos Aires | Updated at 02:47pm on March 08, 2020

    A 64-year-old man infected with COVID-19 died in Argentina on Saturday, becoming the first death related to the virus in South America, the Argentine health...

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    ‘Tired of holding other worlds in my fist’

    Vijay Prashad | Updated at 12:00am on February 20, 2020

    IN NOVEMBER 2019, the Bolivian army — with a nudge from the shadows — told its president Evo Morales Ayma to resign. Morales would eventually...

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    Kings signs Messi’s ex-mate Barcos

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:41pm on February 02, 2020

    Lionel Messi’s Argentine team-mate Hernan Barcos will play for Bashundhara Kings in the upcoming edition of the Bangladesh Premier League and in their AFC Cup...

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    Messi ensures Setien enjoys winning start

    Agence France-Presse . Madrid | Updated at 11:41pm on January 20, 2020

    Quique Setien may want a different Barcelona but he needed the same old Lionel Messi on Sunday as the Argentinian gave his new coach a...

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    Australian bushfire smoke seen in Chile, Argentina

    Agence France-Presse . Santiago | Updated at 03:59pm on January 07, 2020

    The cloud of smoke caused by raging bushfires in Australia has been spotted more than 12,000 km away in Chile and Argentina, weather authorities in...