Gordon D’Arcy has announced he will retire after this year’s World Cup. Photograph: Inpho

(...) other in world rugby. At home or away, we took on the giants of European rugby and we had great days. I(...)

Paul O’Connell launching  the new adidas Climachill Product Range in Dublin. “I really wish I had a bit more clarity for you.”  Photo: Billy Stickland/Inph 4:31

European champions are seeking at least one new lock of similar stature. Their captain Carl Hayman is also(...)

Adolf Hitler and his mistress Eva Braun dine in a still from a private home movie made by Braun’s sister Gretl Fegelein, early to mid-1940s. Hitler and Braun married on April 29th, 1945, the day before they took their own lives. Photograph: Express Newspapers/Getty Images

(...) the second World War in a devastating push to dominate Europe and win Lebensraum across the European(...)

World Snooker chairman Barry Hearn gives a press conference at the Crucible Theatre in Sheffield  during.  Photo: Simon Cooper/PA Wire

(...) crammed into an already busy calendar, along with a new European Open event which will also come onto the(...)

David Cameron admitted the economy was performing in a “less exciting way”. Photograph: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg/File photo

(...) tour, Cameron admitted reluctantly that the economy was performing in a “less exciting way(...)

Afrikaans, Dutch and other European heritage, as well as by Black writers. African writing in general is(...)

The Global Partners Investment Fund bought ownership rights to 60 per cent of the Skra sports complex (above) in central Warsaw, with a view to building a new sports arena, along with other structures, on the site. The Skra sports complex in central Warsaw

(...) also owns the Irish Welcome Tours tour operator, and the Authentic Ireland travel business.The late(...)

Madeline Perry of Ireland won the Irish Open.  Photo: Stanley Chou/Getty Images

(...) world tour, which she joined 16 years ago, but she will represent Ireland next month at the European(...)

 Madeline Perry  claimed her sixth Irish Open squash title at Fitzwilliam on Saturday in her final game on the pro circuit. Photo: Vaughn Ridley/Getty Images

(...) would be her last on the world tour, which she joined 16 years ago, but she will represent Ireland next(...)

Wu Ashun of China receives the golden jacket next to the trophy after winning the Volvo China Open  in Shanghai. Photo:  Johannes Eisele/AFP/Getty Images

Wu Ashun became the first Chinese player to win a European Tour event on home soil on Sunday as(...)