""The sheer scale of the challenges our world faces makes concerted, collaborative and integrated action more essential than ever.""
Professor Klaus Schwab
Founder and Executive Chairman, World Economic Forum
""We can get past this manufactured crisis and get on to a host of serious issues before us that require thoughtful bipartisan negotiations.""
Senate Majority Leader
""You may carry a smartwatch during the day for practical reasons and later want to feel elegant, have a kind of intimate bond with your object, or just feel good about yourself. I believe in the comfort and elegance that a fine watch brings today so I think there is room for both and I'm not particularly worried.""
CEO, La Montre Hermès
"Self regulation does not work. It particularly doesn't work where there is no oversight and that is the problem that you have in the UN"
Peter A Gallo
Director, Hear their Cries
""Our struggle is against the sexual abuse, the cover-up, the psychological abuse, and the silence over these abuses.""
Sexual abuse survivor
""It probably could've gone a lot worse if they'd had to take their time and come out on a board or something like that.""
""Roy and Heather Bennett have been tragically killed in a helicopter accident in North America. I am devastated- they were two of Zimbabwe’s greatest patriots.""
""I'm not the first woman to work and have a baby. I know these are special circumstances but there'll be many woman who would have done this well before I have.""
New Zealand Prime Minister
The World Tango Festival and Championship is held annually in the Argentine capital from the 14th -27th August. Couples swirl and sweep across the
River Plate capped off a remarkable comeback to the top of South American football after winning their third Copa Libertadores title in the club’s
In a world first, a court in Argentina is to rule on whether an orangutan named Sandra is entitled to certain human rights including the right to be
Four River Plate players have been treated in hospital after they were sprayed with an eye irritant by fans of city rivals Boca Juniors in Buenos
The Argentinian government has declassified all documents relating to the 1994 bombing of a Jewish community centre in Buenos Aires. The demand for
Judge Sandra Arroyo Salgado says independent forensic tests prove that her former husband - who had accused the president of a cover-up - did not commit suicide but was killed.
Will Smith is back, as veteran con artist Nicky who meets his match when he stumbles upon novice Jess in crime-comedy ‘Focus’. Jess is played by
Everyone knows the world-renowned Barbie and Ken dolls, but a pair of Argentine artists have taken the legendary toys and adapted them into religious
At the World Tango Championships in Buenos Aires, 648 couples from 41 different countries competed for the World Cup in two categories: salon tango
He would have been 100 years old now.
And to mark the centenary of Julio Cortazar’s birth, Argentina is hosting a series of exhibitions.
Pope Francis has greeted players and officials from the South American football team San Lorenzo. The pontiff has, according to reports been an avid
Argentine President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner has made a televised address, speaking publicly for the first time in six weeks.
It ends a long
Police investigating a property in a suburb of Buenos Aires found a dead man and the partially mummified corpse of his mother, news reports said
Argentina’s Supreme Court has upheld a law limiting media ownership, ending a four year battle between the government and the country’s biggest media
An Argentine passenger train plowed into a central Buenos Aires terminal on Saturday, injuring more than 30 people.
Security camera footage at the
It is still unclear why an Argentine passenger train crashed through the buffers, injuring nearly 100 people, after failing to stop at the end of the
“Be strong, Cristina be strong” shouts a supporter of Argentine President Cristina Fernendez de Kirchner.
The president is said to be improving
Argentina’s President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner is to have surgery for bleeding on the brain, possibly caused by hitting her head in a fall in
An Argentine court has sent a Roman Catholic priest to prison immediately to serve a 15-year sentence for sexually abusing a teenage boy.
The vote on who hosts the 2020 Olympic Games takes place in Buenos Aires on Saturday.
It’s a three horse race between Madrid, Istanbul and Tokyo