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Without Lionel Messi, Argentina engage in goalless draw against Chile

Lionel Messi is serving a three-match international ban issued by South America's governing soccer body for his criticism of CONMEBOL following the Copa America.

Argentina races to curb a financial crisis

The value of the peso has plunged around 25% since the primary amid a broad sell-off of Argentine assets and debt. Argentina’s Central Bank has also been hemorrhaging reserves as it has tried to shore up the peso.


Argentina sells USD 302 million in reserves to support peso, breaking IMF guideline

Argentina's peso lost 18% in value in a week after leftist opposition presidential candidate Alberto Fernandez recorded a 15-point victory in the Aug. 11 primary election, as investors reassessed the prospects of business-friendly President Mauricio Macri retaining power.

Brazil threatens Mercosur exit if Argentina opposition wins presidency

If Argentina’s center-left opposition wins the presidential elections and closes its economy with protectionist policies, Brazil will pull out of Mercosur, Economy Minister Paulo Guedes said on Thursday. Opposition candidate Alberto Fernandez received nearly 48 percent support on Sunday in Argentina’s primary vote, considered an important bellwether ahead of the general elections on October 27. […]

Argentina's peso, stock exchange plunge after President Mauricio Macri vote defeat

Argentina's currency and the Buenos Aires Stock Exchange have plummeted, a day after President Mauricio Macri suffered a crushing defeat in a primary election. The peso has shed 15% of its value against the dollar.

Copa America: Lionel Messi sent off as Argentina take third place

Messi was sent off after getting involved in an altercation in a tense third-place game between the rivals from the last two finals of the South American competition.


Argentina's Copa America campaign shows there's no easy fix for their woes

The Albicelestes failed to make it to a third consecutive Copa América final on Wednesday after a 2-0 defeat to Brazil at Belo Horizonte, which fleshed out the many existing frailties of the Lionel Messi-led Argentina.

Copa America Semi-Final 2019, Brazil vs Argentina: When and where to watch

Copa America Semi-Final 2019, Brazil vs Argentina Football Semi-Final in India: Tite's Brazil side would go head-to-head against Lionel Scaloni's Argentina in the Copa America semi-final.

Copa America: Ahead of 'superclasico' against Argentina, Tite says he can't sleep

Brazil coach Tite can't sleep before his team's Copa America semifinal clash with archrivals Argentina, but his adversary Lionel Scaloni sounded somewhat relaxed for their meeting on Tuesday at the Mineirao Stadium.

Copa America 2019: Brazil still wary of Lionel Messi, says Thiago Silva

Lionel Messi has not been at his best at the Copa America but Brazil defender Thiago Silva says his side will not take their eyes off the Argentina captain for a minute in their semi-final on Tuesday.

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PM Modi, Argentina President hold bilateral talks at Hyderabad House

Macri's three-day India visit is taking place in the 70th year of the diplomatic relations between both the countries.

Breathtaking pictures of the rupturing of Perito Moreno Glacier in Argentina

Tourists in southern Argentina witnessed a breathtaking natural phenomenon when huge chunks of the Perito Moreno Glacier broke off. Here are some beautiful pictures from the event.


Copa America: All doom and gloom for Lionel Messi, Argentina

Argentina were edged by Chile in Saturday's Copa America final.

Football fever grips Bollywood: Amitabh Bachchan, Ranbir Kapoor watch Germany in action

Bollywood celebs were also spotted in different parts of the world enjoying the final World Cup match between Germany and Argentina.