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Argentine ambassador in the U.K. said the referendum in the Falklands is a “media maneuver”

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Argentine ambassador in the U.K. said the referendum in the Falklands is a “media maneuver”

Argentina’s ambassador in Britain, Alicia Castro, described as a “media maneuver” the referendum to be held Falkland Islands to determine if the people decide to remain a British overseas territory. She also said that it is “unthinkable” a dialogue about sovereignty because the issue is “bilateral”, in a clear criticism to the British position on the matter.

Judge Thomas Griesa requested Argentina to show bank accounts in foreign countries

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Judge Thomas Griesa requested Argentina to show bank accounts in foreign countries

After the request of vulture funds, U.S. Judge Thomas Griesa requested information about the accounts of the Banco Nación (BNA, for its acronym in Spanish) in more than fifteen countries. The argument is that the BNA acted in “bad faith” by failing to provide corresponding documentation.

Luis Alberto Spinetta was honored at the Grammy awards

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Luis Alberto Spinetta was honored at the Grammy awards

Yesterday, at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, in the celebration of the Grammy Awards, the event had a moment of tribute to musicians who died in 2012. In a very special moment, were honored Whitney Houston, Robin Gibb, Adam Yauch, Donna Summer, Patti Page, Ravi Shankar and the Argentine musician Luis Alberto Spinetta.

Zeballos defeated Nadal in Viña del Mar

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Zeballos defeated Nadal in Viña del Mar

With the victory yesterday, the Argentine Horacio Zeballos became the third player that defeats Rafael Nadal on clay surface. The result was 6-7, 7-6, 6-4 in Viña del Mar.

Riquelme after his return: “This is the last part of my career”

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Riquelme after his return: “This is the last part of my career”

After his return, Juan Roman Riquelme gave a press conference in the complex named “Pedro Pompilio”, where he told reporters the reasons that led him to return to Boca Juniors.

Shakira and Milan went to the stadium to see Piqué

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Shakira and Milan went to the stadium to see Piqué

Milan, the son of singer Shakira and football player Gerard Pique, got out for a walk to the stadium to watch the match at the Camp Nou.

Scientists discover new genes to identify myopia

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Scientists discover new genes to identify myopia

International scientists led by the ‘Kings College of London (UK) found 24 new genes that cause myopia (refractive errors), one of the leading causes of blindness and visual impairment worldwide, for which currently there is no cure.

Sileoni: “The wage increase for teachers won’t exceed the 25%”

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Sileoni: “The wage increase for teachers won’t exceed the 25%”

Alberto Sileoni Education Minister said that “the role of the National Joint is to set a minimum”, “the teacher receives a salary that is built by the provinces” and said that “the wage increase won’t exceed a 25%.”

Grammy 2013: The winners

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Grammy 2013: The winners

In the Nokia Theatre in downtown Los Angeles were held last night the 55th Grammy Awards in the music industry.

Vatican Spokesman gave a speech for the resignation of Pope Benedict XVI

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Vatican Spokesman gave a speech for the resignation of Pope Benedict XVI

Father Federico Lombardi, Vatican spokesman, said, “Benedict XVI’s decision to abandon the ministry took us by surprise”.

Pope Benedict XVI leaves the Pontificate on February 28: The speech in which he announced his resignation

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Pope Benedict XVI leaves the Pontificate on February 28: The speech in which he announced his resignation

Pope Benedict XVI announced personally that he’ll leave on February 28, statement made during the canonization of the martyrs of Otranto.

Kicillof’s wife: “There were some unconscious and fascists people”

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Kicillof’s wife: “There were some unconscious and fascists people”

Soledad Quereilhac, Axel Kicillof’s wife, blamed “particular groups with particular economic and ideological preferences” for the boos she suffered with her husband and criticized “fascists and unconscious people.”