Sustainable Development Goals: Getting 193 countries to sign off on   2030 Agenda was widely considered a major achievement for the UN while also strengthening Ireland’s reputation as a serious player on international development stage

In the end, everything hinged on a single letter. After almost a year of talks, months of redrafting, an all-night negotiating session and the largest(...)

Enda Kenny talks to a voter during an election visit to Ballina. Photograph: Anthony Hickey

(...) someone, somewhere on the dance floor. Such is life at that age. Then I was introduced to Elaine. Twenty(...)

 Performers participate at the  Chinese new year night parade  in Hong Kong.  Photograph: Lam Yik Fei/Getty Images

(...) liquor with their families as they watched 39 different events, a blazing display of song and dance(...)

Beyonce and Chris Martin of Coldplay perform during half-time at the NFL’s Super Bowl 50 football game between the Carolina Panthers and the Denver Broncos in Santa Clara, California. Photograph: Lucy Nicholson/Reuters

(...) falling during her energetic dance routine. She visibly lost her balance but composed herself in time to(...)

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(...). But a friend’s reluctance to make a song and dance about a loan means repayments get put on the long(...)

Mark Walsh celebrates after winning the Irish Gold Cup on Carlingford Lough. Photograph: Sportsfile

(...) third on Let’s Dance, it was Danny Mullins who disobeyed his uncle’s riding instructions to wonderful(...)

“Some of the happiest moments of my life have happened sitting on a Tuesday evening with a tray on my lap in front of the telly. Bucket lists are too much pressure.”

(...) citizens of a small Italian town and danced (I don’t dance, in normal, non-life threatening illness(...)

Nobel Peace Prize laureate: Aung San Suu Kyi in parliament in Naypyitaw. Photograph: Soe Zeya Tun/Reuters

(...) dance, and the teeming, chaotic city drifts past outside the open windows. Along the 46km loop, which(...)

Travel: Let’s talk Turkey
  • Travel
  • February 6, 2016, 02:00

(...) in Ortakoy. Reina, Istanbul: Eat, dance by the Bosphorus near the foot of(...)

(...)’s first dance was to a mash-up of Glen Millers In the Mood, David Bowie’s Let’s Dance and Rule the World(...)