The mercury rose to 45C in northern provinces of the country
A seven-year-old girl lost part of her finger in the attack by a shoal of the meat-eating fish
Reserved Belgian bows out as president on Tuesday night and should be proud of his fight against doping and for equality at the Olympics
Tokyo celebrates victory after PM reassures IOC that radiation from nuclear plants is no longer a threat
Judy Murray names squad for play-off away to Argentina
Remarks about President of Argentina are condemned by Buenos Aires who responded with an official protest, calling the comments 'unacceptable'
Pope Francis washed and kissed the feet of 12 young offenders at a Rome detention centre today – and for the first time included two women in the traditional Easter ritual.
Pope Francis washed and kissed the feet of 12 young offenders at a Rome detention centre yesterday – and for the first time included two women in the traditional Easter ritual.
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The Falkland Islands is to hold a referendum on its "political status", with the aim of sending a message to Argentina and bringing an end the continuing sovereignty dispute.
Surprise announcement on eve of Argentine President's attempt to step up pressure at UN
Q My 22-year-old son and two student friends are going to South America in August for three weeks. They fly out to Rio de Janeiro, and back from Buenos Aires. They are thinking of bussing across Uruguay between the two cities. Would it be better to just book a flight? Kathleen Mulholland
Supporters of Argentina's President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner waited anxiously outside her hospital yesterday for word on the results of surgery to remove a cancerous thyroid gland.
Argentinian President Cristina Fernández has cruised to a landslide re-election win after securing the widest victory margin recorded in the country since the return to democracy in 1983.
Argentine President Cristina Fernandez had a very wide lead in Sunday's primary, partial official results showed, putting her on course to win re-election in October and deepen interventionist policies.
Sergio Aguero is expected in England this morning for talks with Manchester City to finalise his £38m transfer from Atletico Madrid.