Police arresting a demonstrator protesting the killing of teenager Michael Brown on August 19th, 2014,  in Ferguson, Missouri, US. File photograph: Scott Olson/Getty Images

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Chairman of the Federal Communications Commission Tom Wheeler: Compared fifth-generation mobile networks (5G) to a Picasso painting. Photograph: Bloomberg

(...) has said. Speaking at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona on Tuesday, he defended the US agency’s move(...)

Anne Enright rings home to give her husband the news that she had just been awarded the Davy Byrnes Irish Writing Award 2004. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

(...) honest. She will do us proud as our inaugural Laureate for Fiction. Other favourites: Edna O’Brien and(...)

Flowers are left outside the house of Becky Watts, who has been missing since February 19th. Photograph: Matt Cardy/Getty Images

(...) a good family network to help us in these challenging times.“We would ask that you treat Becky with(...)

Iraqi security forces and Shia fighters on a tank in the Salahuddin province on Monday. Iraq’s armed forces, backed by Shia militia, attacked Islamic State strongholds north of Baghdad  as they launched an offensive to retake the city of Tikrit and the surrounding Sunni Muslim province of Salahuddin. Photograph: Thaier Al-Sudani/Reuters

(...) the militants in Iraq.In contrast, the US-led air coalition, which has been attacking Islamic State(...)

Independent TD Maureen O’Sullivan has called for the Government to seek the extradition of a “notorious” swimming coach accused of multiple cases of sex abuse. Photograph: Eric Luke

(...) case because an investigative journalist in the US was seeking information, with the assistance of(...)

Among chief executives of firms on the S&P 1500 for each woman, there are four men named John, Robert, William or James. Photograph: Thinkstock

(...), an index that covers 90 per cent of market capitalisation in the US, for each woman, there are four(...)

(...) if we can help find their bodies. But it will take us at least three or four hours to get there(...)

(...) famously said. Most tales about glum achievement in US public life often work as variations on those twin(...)

Eiléan Ní Chuilleanáin: Her forthcoming collection, The Boys of Bluehill, will be many people’s choice of 2015’s most eagerly awaited poetry collection. Photograph: Eric Luke

(...) admiration; they’d notice us passing And rejoice at our shipwreck, but these Have less character than(...)