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Lionel Messi won´t stop playing for the National Soccer Team
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Lionel Messi won´t stop playing for the National Soccer Team

Thursday September 04, 2014

Jorge Messi,the father of the star player of Barcelona, reacted to rumors that Lionel would stop playing for the National Soccer Team of Argentina. Coming Wednesday the ´flea´, Lionel Messi’s nickname, won´t play in the exhibition match against Germany because of a pulled muscle.This injury caused rumors to get started.

Jorge Messi states that Lionel won´t stop playing for the National Soccer Team of Argentina. He clarified that Lionel won´t play against Germany, but he will play matches for the placement for the World Cup 2018 in Russia (more…)

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Russian Lesbian couple marries and requests asylum in Argentina

Friday July 18, 2014

According to FALGBT, Federación Argentina Lesbianas, Gays, Bisexuales y Trans, Marina Mironova and Oksana Timofeyeva, two lesbian women from Russia, married in Buenos Aires and requested political asylum afterwards.The reason they give is the persecution back home and they believe the Latin American country can give them a free and safe life.

According to the vice-president of the Argentinean LGBT Federation, the couple already consulted the organization in 2012, shortly after the implementation of Russia’s law (more…)

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Special jet flies Argentine selection to Brazil

Monday June 09, 2014

On Monday 9 June 2014 the Argentinian national football team left the country to defend the honour of their homeland during the FIFA World Cup Brazil 2014. They flew from Buenos Aires Ezeiza (Ministro Pistarini) to Belo Horizonte in Brazil.
The plane that took them to Brazil, a Boeing 737-700 of the official carrier of the Argentine national selection; Aerolíneas Argentinas, was specialy decorated with some nice details. On both sides of the fuselage they’ve put a picture of the captain of the team, Lionel Messi, and other idols like Higuaín and Agüero. (more…)

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The President meets the Pope

The President meets the Pope

Wednesday March 20, 2013

On the morning of Monday 18th March, Argentinian president Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner became the first head of state to hold a private audience with the new Pope. The president met with Pope Francis at the Domus Sanctae Marthae in Vatican City for a private lunch and her many gifts for the pontiff included a handmade mate pot, straw and thermos flask, all which came in a beautiful leather bag. What was discussed at the meeting was not revealed, as Fernandez refused to speak to the press before or afterwards.

The Argentine president will also be presentat Tuesday´s papal coronation (more…)

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Buenos Aires Fashion Week is Back!

Buenos Aires Fashion Week is Back!

Tuesday February 26, 2013

BAFWeek, the annual event indispensible to the Argentine fashion industry is returning, bringing the biggest and best national brands, independent designers along with international super-brands.

This year’s theme is “Illustration and Fashion”, for which top designers such as Mishka, Desiderata, Prüne and Cora Groppo have confirmed their attendance.

Daily fashion shows in around 25 showrooms will be taking place, allowing designers to showcase their new creations, varying from shoes and bags to casual and formal wear.
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