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Unions Call National Strike for 9th June

Major unions critical of the government today said they would hold a national strike on 9th June as part of a dispute over wage negotiations and income taxes.

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Historic Verdict in Luciano Arruga Case

Historic Verdict in Luciano Arruga Case

Last Friday, the man charged with torturing Luciano Arruga was sentenced to ten years in prison. The RNMA was there supporting the family and broadcasting the verdict.

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Salta: Governor Urtubey Re-Elected for Third Term

Salta governor Juan Manuel Urtubey celebrated his second re-election on Sunday.

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Government Announces Changes to Income Tax

Economy Minister Axel Kicillof has announced changes in income tax rates.

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Congress Approves Compensation for AMIA Victims

Argentina’s Lower House has unanimously passed a law to economically compensate victims of the 1994 bombing of the AMIA Jewish community centre.

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Castelar Train Crash: Driver Sentenced to Four Years in Prison

The driver of the Chapa 1 train which crashed in Castelar in June 2013, killing three people and injuring more than 300, was found guilty of causing the accident and sentenced to four years and three months in prison.

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Fire in Textile Sweatshop Kills Two Children

Two children died yesterday after a fire broke out in a house that functioned as an illegal textile sweatshop in Flores, Buenos Aires.

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Neuquén: MPN Wins Election for Governor

The Movimiento Popular Neuquino (MPN) candidate, Omar Gutiérrez won the gubernatorial elections in Neuquén yesterday with 37.86% of the votes.

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Buenos Aires Primaries: Victory for PRO’s Rodríguez Larreta

Buenos Aires Primaries: Victory for PRO’s Rodríguez Larreta

The hottest primary in the country was finally decided yesterday, with PRO’s Horacio Rodríguez Larreta beating rival Gabriela Michetti for mayor of Buenos Aires and coming well ahead of the pack.

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First Baby Registered with Three Parents in Argentina

The Buenos Aires provincial government authorised yesterday the registration of a baby with two mothers and one father. It is the first case of triple parentage in Latin America.

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