The Temple of Bel before and after the destruction at  Palmyra. Photograph: AFP/Getty Images

(...) temple in the ancient Syrian city of Palmyra just five days before US president Barack Obama is due to(...)

Galway’s David Collins: “The intensity and workrate required to beat Kilkenny is going to be twice what we brought to Tipperary.”  Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

(...) in on one of Cathal Mannion’s five points. “Personally, when I was watching the game and I saw Johnny(...)

Clerys workers, members of Siptu, arriving for the creditors’ meeting at the Gresham Hotel. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

The first meeting of the five-person committee of inspection that will oversee the interests of(...)

Jonathan Joseph will be partnered by Brad Barritt at centre in England’s side to play Ireland at Twickenham on Saturday. Photograph:  David Rogers/Getty Images

(...) recovered from a calf problem to take his place at inside centre for his first appearance since finishing as(...)

Ian Madigan in action during an Ireland training session at Carton House on Tuesday. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

(...) total coverage with 31 players.” The coach was unclear if Madigan would begin to take up the number(...)

Ivor Callely. Photograph: Courts Collins

(...) remainder of his five month sentence. The High Court in July quashed a refusal by the Minister to grant him(...)

 New Zealand-born flanker John Hardie has been named in Scotland’s squad for the Rugby World Cup. Photograph: Marco Bertorello/AFP/Getty Images

(...) surprise after the New Zealand-born London Irish flanker started all five of the Scot’s matches in this(...)

British Labour leadership candidate Jeremy Corbyn speaks outside the Tyne Theatre and Opera House, Newcastle, during his campaign. Photograph: Owen Humphreys/PA

Syriza – a far-left party whose entire administrative history was contained in five box-files in its(...)

Ireland currently surpasses the 45 per cent take-back target for electrical and electronic waste set by the EU, but we could be at risk of fines when this increases to 65 per cent in 2019

(...) ranking in the top five in Europe for electrical recycling. A European Union-funded project found that one(...)

Cancer survivor Jack O’Riordan at Malin Head after completing the Friends of Cross charity cycle last year.

(...) people [who take part], cancer has had a significant impact on their lives, through themselves or family(...)