A Palestinian woman inspects  heavy damage in  a house in East Jerusalem after Israeli security forces destroyed it and another home on October 6th, 2015. Photograph: Thomas Coex/AFP/Getty Images

East war. US-brokered peace talks collapsed in 2014. Recent tensions have been inflamed in particular(...)

Simon Zebo faces a battle for the fullback berth against France with Rob Kearney. Photograph: Glyn Kirk/AFP/Getty Images

(...), then all the better,” said Zebo. “I think we’ve an extremely talented pack that will give us momentum(...)

Christopher Harper-Mercer, the gunman who opened fire inside a classroom at a rural Oregon college last week, killing at least nine people before taking his own life. Photograph: myspace.com/PA Wire

When a downstairs neighbour of Laurel Harper learned there was a gunman on the loose at Umpqua Community College, he ran up to tell her, knowing that (...)

Kevin’s parents Chris and Nuala  Stevens in Dublin on their wedding day, August 16th, 1954.

(...) missed the US, of course, and made a fetish of describing Montana to my Irish friends until they told me(...)

Dr Íde Delargy and Hugh Kane of the Practitioner Health Matters Programme. Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill / The Irish Times

(...) and for us to intervene early. The longer the delay, the more entrenched the problem becomes and the(...)

Takaaki Kajit,   who has won the Nobel Prize for Physics with Arthur McDonald. Photograph: Issei Kato/Reuters

(...) at near the speed of light. Trillions pass through us and the Earth every second but leave no(...)

Roy Keane has brushed away any concerns over Robbie Keane’s availability. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

(...) that benefit I think. He’s obviously an important player for us. David Meyler, he suggested, is in(...)

Melinda St Louis protests against Trans-Pacific Partnership meetings in Atlanta, USA. Photograph: Tami Chappell/Reuters

The US, Japan and 10 other Pacific Rim nations have struck the largest trade pact in two decades(...)

Phoenix-based Capt Michael Johnston (57) died while piloting American Airlines flight 550, scheduled from Phoenix to Boston. Photograph: Michael Reynolds/EPA

An American Airlines jetliner with 147 passengers on board made an emergency landing in Syracuse, New York, on Monday after the pilot suffered a heart(...)

German minister wants EU data better protected from US agencies 0:48

German Justice Minister Heiko Maas calls the verdict of top EU court on data invalid saying the US(...)