A large number of faithful Catholics gathered at Plaza de Mayo, in front of the Metropolitan Cathedral, to await the mass with which the former archbishop of Buenos Aires, Jorge Bergoglio, will formally take up office as Pope Francis.
The Argentine Solidarity Meeting for Japan was held in the presence of Mayor of the City, Mauricio Macri, the Japanese Ambassador to Argentina, Itohiro Ishida, and hundreds of artists to support victims of the recent Japanese earthquake and tsunami.
Eleven people died after a collision between two trains and a bus which also left more than 200 others injured. The impact occurred at the junction of Artigas street, in the Flores neighbourhood. Argentina. 13th September 2011
A Scottish Massed Bands parade marched through Buenos Aires from Plaza de Mayo to Plaza de la República. The bands come from Argentina, Brazil, Chile and Uruguay and gatherings are organized once every 18 months. Buenos Aires, Argentina. 05/11/2010
Argentinians celebrated the election of Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio as the new pope and successor to the former pontiff, Pope Benedict. Cardinal Bergoglio had previously been the archbishop of Buenos Aires.
CGT 'moyanistas' march against the income tax and economic policies of government and President Cristina Kirchner. Nearly Two out of three unionized workers in Argentina belong to the CGT, and it is one of the largest trade unions in the world.
Employees of the ambulance service and social group Retired Argentina, commonly called PAMI, protested in the city of Rosario, Santa Fe. The group cut the street and declared a strike to protest the privatization of the service.
Bicentennial Celebrations: Federal Parade. All this said Argentine provinces with urban and street interventions that best represent us: parades, vehicles and many other examples of the diversity of our country. Buenos Aires, Argentina. 22/03/2010
The Japanese community-Argentina held a parade in honor of the Bicentennial of the May Revolution. The parade began at 14.00hs in the Plaza de Mayo and went down the avenue of the same name to the street Tacuarí. Buenos Aires, Argentina. 16/05/2010
Delegations from 80 countries paraded in the Bicentennial celebrations of the revolution that led to independence in Argentina. On Saturday night the crowd was estimated at one million. Buenos Aires, Argentina. 23/05/2010
River Plate football fans turned out to present the world's longest flag measuring some 7,829.74 metres. Fans came from Figueroa Alcorta and Tagle streets with the flag enroute to their club's stadium in Nuñez.