Nicola Russell with her painting of Istabraq and owner JP McManus, jockey Charlie Swan and trainer Aidan O’Brien at the painting’s unveiling in 2011

The Belfast-based artist Nicola Russell, who has died aged 51, enjoyed an international reputation(...)

Colombia striker Radamel Falcao will join Chelsea on loan after Manchester United decided against a permanent move for the player after he spent  last year at Old Trafford. Photograph: Rodrigo Buendia/AFP/Getty Images

(...) potentially potent strike-force at Stamford Bridge, with the Colombia international already targeting(...)

Broadcaster Eamon Dunphy at Friday’s  Greek solidarity press conference. Photograph: Kirstin Campbell 2:14

(...) austerity, demanded by the European Commission, the European Central Bank and the International Monetary(...)

 Members of the Dutch expert team watching as parts of the wreckage of the Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 are removed. Photograph: Menahem Kahanamenahem/AFP/Getty

(...) this approach doesn’t work, both national and international, but this is the route that would be the(...)

Brian Rowntree and Frank Cushnahan  were  appointed to the Nama advisory committee for Northern Ireland. Photograph: The Irish Times

(...) in Northern Ireland. The current managing partner is Patrick Brown, a former hockey international(...)

 Spectators stand for a minutes silence to pay tribute to the victims of last week’s Tunisia beach attack on Murray Mound during Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships  in London today.  Photograph: Carl Court/Getty Images

(...) survivors while hundreds of counter terrorism officers were helping the international response to the attack(...)

Europe’s vast service industry expanded faster than initially thought last month, surveys showed on Friday. Photo: Bloomberg

(...) controls and became the first developed country to default on an International Monetary Fund loan(...)

You can do Route 66 by car, but what about on the back of a Harley Davidson?

(...)-star hotel accommodation on International Drive, travelling out on November 3. There’s also a good deal for(...)

  European Stability Mechanism (ESM) managing director Klaus Regling (left) and Greek finance minister Yanis Varoufakis (right) at the start of the Eurogroup meeting at the European Council in Brussels last month. Photograph: Julien Warnand/EPA

(...) call in €130.9 billion in debt ahead of schedule after Athens defaulted this week on an International(...)

Team Sky leader Chris Froome. Photogrpah: Reuters

(...) of the drug testers, prompting the International Cycling Union (UCI) to recommend their World Tour(...)