February 28, 2015

Nemtsov, 55, was shot four times in the back by assailants in a white car as he walked across the bridge over the Moskva River in central Moscow with a Ukrainian woman, who was unhurt, just before midnight on Friday, police said.

Breaking with the labour disputes that have marred the start of the school year in the past, the first Monday of March will almost certainly see students in the province of Buenos Aires and Buenos Aires City in classrooms.

• BA province orders mandatory conciliation

A new round of controversy between San Isidro Federal Judge Sandra Arroyo Salgado and prosecutor Viviana Fein, who is in charge of investigating the mysterious death of AMIA special prosecutor Alberto Nisman, is likely to take place.

• ‘Don't know why fingerprints aren't on gun’

By Juan Pablo Csipka

Former prosecutor Julio Strassera, who died on Friday in Buenos Aires at the age of 81, became a symbol of justice and the struggle for human rights in 1985, when he accused the military juntas in the historic trial that resulted in life sentences for Jorge Rafael Videla and Emilio Eduardo Massera.

• Putting the powerful in the dock • Two days of mourning for Videla’s accuser

A close friend of Julio Strassera, Ricardo Gil Lavedra recalled the days when at the central courthouse located on Talcahuano street some of the country’s most powerful men were sitting in the dock.

Ukraine reported the first deaths in three days in east Ukraine and President Petro Poroshenko said Russia would pose a "military threat" even if a ceasefire holds.

By Fermín Koop

The company that has changed the way people order private cars across the world while providing a whole new form of competition to taxi services, has frequently faced opposition from taxi drivers. The powerful taxi drivers unions in the City are already getting ready even before there has been an official announement.


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The bigger picture

Nicolás Tereschuk

The bigger picture

Inside a true rivalry

Eric Weil / Sportsworld

Inside a true rivalry

It’s the silly season

Michael Soltys / Senior Editor / Economic Outlook

It’s the silly season

Presidential families

Patricio Navia

Presidential families

Leentje Michiels, full-time mother

New frontiers

By Sorrel Moseley-Williams

• World Trade

Farmers’ liaison board to announce nationwide protests on March 3

• On Sunday

Old boys network returns

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