US president Barack Obama with his Argentinian counterpart Mauricio Macri at the Casa Rosada presidential palace in Buenos Aires on Wednesday. Photograph:  Natacha Pisarenko/AFP/Getty Images

US president Barack Obama met Argentina’s new centre-right leader Mauricio Macri on Wednesday on a visit to reset diplomatic relations and strengthen (...)

Tenacity, determination and a bit of luck: Jill Tully, Oonagh Sands, Karen McMonagle, Gráinne McNamara and Kathleen Garrett

Grainne McNamara Principal, PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) Working with PwC’s Capital Markets team, McNamara is currently focused on how emerging tec(...)

‘I’m fine. Watch me.’ He moved from the doorway one foot in front of the other, arms out at either side, eyes fixed on her. Midway across the room he (...)

A screengrab from a Youtube clip showing beachgoers  holding the dolphin and taking  photos with it.

The Wildlife Foundation in Argentina has urged people to return beached dolphins to the sea as soon as possible, after a dolphin died having been pass(...)

A swarm of locusts last September in the Lavalle area of Santiago del Estero Province, Argentina. Farmers reported seeing swarms that were four miles wide and two miles high. Photograph: Senasa via The New York Times

Farmers and fumigators in Argentina are running out of time as they scramble to control the country’s worst plague of locusts in more than half a cent(...)

Pope Francis arrives with chief Rabbi Riccardo Di Segni to Rome’s main synagogue. Photograph: Vincenzo Pinto/AFP/Getty Images

Pope Francis received a warm and emotional welcome from Rome’s Jewish community on Sunday afternoon when he visited the Rome synagogue in what was onc(...)

Links between Ireland and other nations will be celebrated during the  international Easter Rising commemoration programme. Photograph: The Irish Times

A three-month programme celebrating links between Argentina and Ireland, along with an exhibition and seminar on Roger Casement in Brazil, have been a(...)

Gendarmerie at a demonstration in Buenos Aires in April 2014. Tuesday’s road accident victims were with the  National Gendarmerie, a special police force typically charged with patrolling frontier regions. Photograph: Daniel Garcia/AFP/Getty Images

At least 41 police officers have been killed after a bus in a convoy in northern Argentina fell off the side of a bridge. The bus was one of three ca(...)

Rescue crews on the banks of an artificial lake in the Mendoza river where a  helicopter crashed. Photograph: AFP

A helicopter carrying a team filming for an MTV reality show has crashed in western Argentina, killing at least two people. The Bell 206 helicopter c(...)

Outgoing Argentina president Cristina Kirchner delivers a speech to supporters in front of Casa Rosada presidential residence in Buenos Aires. Photograph: EPA

Tens of thousands of supporters filled Argentina’s most famous square to say goodbye to president Cristina Kirchner, who lauded her government’s achie(...)