Former IFA general secretary Pat Smith. File photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

Christmas in equal amounts to Self Help Africa and StVincent de Paul. Again Pat Smith wants to(...)

Former Irish Farmers’ Association general secretary Pat Smith. Photograph: Eric Luke

(...) – Self Help Africa and the St Vincent de Paul – before Christmas. The severance package, details of(...)

Ulster have received a boost with the news that captain Rory Best has signed a new two-year contract to stay with the province. Photograph: James Crosbie/Inpho.

(...). Eleven of this starting 15 finished off the World Cup with Ireland, as did Kirchner with South Africa(...)

A Moroccan migrant kneels  in front of Macedonian police officers as he tries to cross the Greek-Macedonian border near the Greek village of Idomeni. Photograph: Yannis Behrakis/Reuters

(...) than 800,000 refugees and migrants from the Middle East, Africa and Asia have arrived in Europe by sea(...)

Paul Dunne of Ireland tees off on the 10th hole during day one of the Alfred Dunhill Championship at Leopard Creek Country Golf Club in Malelane, South Africa. Photo: Jan Kruger/Getty Images

Greystones golfer travelled straight to South Africa to begin his professional career. Two birdies in his(...)

A sanitary service worker cleans the scene of a suicide bomb attack in Tunis on Tuesday. Photograph: Zoubeir Souissi/Reuters

Tunisian authorities have identified a suicide bomber who targeted presidential guards on a bus in a deadly attack, saying he was a 27-year-o(...)

 A file image of  Andre Esteves, chief executive of the Brazilian financial firm Banco BTG Pactual, who  has been arrested on  in connection to a sweeping corruption probe into Brazil’s multinational energy corporation Petrobras. Photograph: Jean Christophe-Bott/EPA.

(...) assets in Africa in 2013. According to trial testimony, top executives at Petrobras accepted huge(...)

Malian prime minister Modibo Keita and Malian president Ibrahim Boubacar Keita (top center) attend the funerals of five of the victims of last week’s attack in Bamako. Twenty people were killed in a seige, 14 of them foreigners: six Russians, three Chinese, two Belgians, an American, an Israeli and a Senegalese. Photograph: AFP/Getty Images

A French soldier has died after suffering injuries in Mali when his vehicle was attacked by “terrorist groups”, the French president’s office said in (...)

Pope Francis arrives at the University of Nairobi for a public mass during his five-day visit to Kenya, Uganda and Central African Republic (CAR). Photograph: AFP/Getty Images

Pope Francis said on Thursday in Kenya that dialogue between religions in Africa was essential to(...)

Louis van Gaal’s Manchester United must win away at Wolfsburg in their final Champions League group game in order to guarantee their place in the last 16. Photograph: PA
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  • November 26, 2015, 08:29

(...) the Alfred Dunhill Championship in South Africa, with Kevin Phelan (-2 through 13) and Peter Lawrie(...)