Karl Marx: his warning that history repeats itself first as tragedy and then as farce has modern application. Any populist government in Europe might succeed in raising growth with banking policies – but this make them so dangerous. Photograph: Imagno/Getty

(...) current policy orthodoxy in Brussels and Frankfurt, which is shared across northern Europe, has some(...)

Irish Volunteers during a training drill. Photograph: Defence Forces Military Archives

Europe, with the object of heading an invasion of the US from Canada. AT A GENERAL MEETING(...)

A significant increase in package-holiday spending has seen Irish travel agents record “an unprecedented level of booking enquires” in January

Europe also shows double-digit spending growth in hotels, restaurants and bars while spending on(...)

(...).00) Leverkusen v Werder Bremen SOCCER BT Sport Europe from 7.15pm (7.30) Cup: Stuttgart v B Dortmund SOCCER(...)

Niall Collins, Fianna Fáil  justice spokesman,  outlined some justice and security elements of the party’s manifesto near the location of  Friday’s fatal shooting at the Regency Hotel. File photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons/The Irish Times

(...) their tentacles reach across the globe into other parts of Europe. ” Mr Collins, a Limerick TD, also(...)

Syrians fleeing the northern  city of Aleppo wait  in Bab Al-Salam, near the city of Azaz, northern Syria, near the Turkish border crossing. Photograph: Bulent Kilic/AFP/Getty Images

(...) from the United States to secure the border more tightly, with further pressure from Europe to stem the(...)

A file image of weapons and drugs seized in Co Kildare in 2008 as part of a series of Garda raids targeting cannabis smuggling into Ireland. Gardaí said a substantial amount of cannabis had been recovered after a car was stopped and during follow-up searches. Photograph: PA

(...) investigation and co-ordinated raids all over Europe, including in Ireland, five years ago, he remains at(...)

Gardai outside the Regency Hotel in Dublin where the fatal shooting of David Byrne (34) took place. Photograph: Collins

(...)’ve seen in Paris or elsewhere in Europe where the shooting was indiscriminate. This was very focused and(...)

Jamie Vardy celebrates his wonder goal against Liverpool during the week, with Dejan Lovren’s face saying it all. Leicester meet Manchester City and Arsenal in their next two games but after that will play five of the current bottom seven. Photograph: Ben Stansall/AFP/Getty Images

(...) mount a coherent challenge in Europe. Celtic are failing at this. In the cramped press room at(...)

A lot of nerve: Bruno Le Maire and  Nicolas Sarkozy. Photograph: Lionel Bonaventure/AFP/Getty Images

Europe, people my age hold high office,” Le Maire says.  “I’m 46 years old. I feel I’ve arrived at(...)