Fiskekyrkan (The Fish House) one of Gothernburg’s top restaurants Fiskekyrkan

G ive me a second city any day. They’re funnier and more friendly than a glossy and poised capital. Self-deprecation is the schtick of Gothenburg, (...)

Is it just right? Conor Pope surveys his efforts at Bewley’s Cafe on Dublin’s Grafton Street. Photograph: Eric Luke 2:06

I am getting stressed by the orders piling up at my station on my first day as a Bewley’s barista when Goldilocks comes to the counter and nearly t(...)

Foreign and local journalists wait before the start of the trial of the journalists accused of allegedly supporting a terrorist group and spreading false information, outside Torah prison, southern Cairo, Photograph: Mohamed Kamal/EPA

Egypt put three Al Jazeera journalists on trial today on charges of aiding members of a “terrorist organisation”, in a case that human rights g(...)

Onlookers at the site where archaeologists are digging for treasure  secreted beneath the ruins of a 19th-century fort in northern India  after a local holy man claimed dreamt that 1,000 tons of gold was buried there. Photograph: Reuters

Archaeologists began digging for treasure worth more than €37 billion secreted beneath the ruins of a 19th-century fort in northern India yesterday af(...)