Rodinia Lithium produces its first battery-grade lithium from Diablillos in …

2:25 pm by Joyanta Acharjee Rodinia's CEO Randall added that an updated resource statement should be in by the end of this year. *** Adds quotes from CEO. *** Rodinia Lithium (CVE:RM)(OTCQX:RDNAF) said Tuesday that it successfully produced lithium carbonate from concentrated brine derived from pilot ponds at its Diablillos property in Salta, Argentina. This first batch of lithium carbonate achieved a purity of 99.45% Read more [...]

The changing of the guards

A wage protest by the Border and Coast guards looks effectively over, but there are more challenges ahead for CFK Argentine presidents go through rough times. At times the going gets so rough that they have to pick up their bags and go home ahead of schedule. Think of all those Argentine presidents who never finished a mandate. To name a few: Juan Perón, Arturo Illia, Arturo Frondizi, Raúl Alfonsín and Fernando de la Rúa. Now think for a minute of a society whose presidents were eased, pushed, Read more [...]

Posted On Sunday, October 14, 2012 at 08:07:46 AM

Lionel Messi Lionel Messi kept Argentina top of the World Cup qualifiers in South America with a masterful twogoal performance in their 3-0 home victory over Uruguay on Friday. Messi took his tally in the qualifiers to six with a brilliant free kick as Argentina continued their progression after awobbly start where they were defeated in Venezuela and held to a draw at home to Bolivia. Argentina coach Alejandro Sabella Read more [...]

Messi seems to have gotten over his international stage fright, finally replicating …

 Aditya Bajaj  Comment | World Cup 2014 Follow on When he dons the Catalan colours, he’s celebrated all around the world as arguably the greatest player the game has ever seen. When in national colours, he is criticized and deemed unpatriotic but by a handful of so-called pundits, who wouldn’t miss the rare opportunity, to scrutinize someone the world deems as flawless.   Well, a sad year indeed for those who thrive on his failures because finally, Lionel Messi has broken his international Read more [...]

Messi brace keeps Argentina on course

Barcelona superstar Lionel Messi scored twice as Argentina defeated Uruguay 3-0 on Friday to remain comfortably on course for the 2014 World Cup finals in Brazil.The victory kept the 1978 and 1986 world champions on top of the nine-nation South American group while continental champions Uruguay remain in the fourth and final automatic qualifying place.Messi grabbed his 11th and 12th goals of the campaign in Mendoza, but the Argentina skipper had to wait until midway through the second half to unlock Read more [...]

Argentina Supreme Court OK’s sex slave’s abortion

Argentina's Supreme Court has ruled that a woman rescued from a prostitution ring must get the abortion she wants, and chastised public officials who put her in the center of a political firestorm.The ruling was celebrated Friday by women's advocates in Buenos Aires, where the federal justice ministry has been protecting the 32-year-old in a refuge for freed sex slaves.Argentina allows legal abortions in rape cases or to protect a woman's health. But politicians, doctors and judges often Read more [...]

Zimbabwe challenges Supreme Court ruling

Reuters | 5 hours ago <!--Australia beat Argentina to finish the inaugural Rugby Championship second to New Zealand.--> SYDNEY - Australia beefed-up forward pack outmuscled Argentina to secure a 25-19 victory in Rosario on Saturday and finish the inaugural Rugby Championship second to New Zealand. Winger Digby Ioane scored a late try for the Wallabies whose embattled coach Robbie Deans was vindicated for selecting a heavy set of forwards Read more [...]