The city’s thriving ‘foodie’ scene receives a mention, along with its pubs and live music scene.

Cork has topped a list of under-rated cities that tourists should see in their lifetime. In a list of ‘overlooked’ cities worth a visit, (...)

A sign warns of floods as rainfall continues  near inundated streets in the town of Grimma, near Leipzig, Germany. Authorities in the  state of Saxon have declared Grimma a disaster area, according to local media. Photograph: Fabrizio Bensch/Reuters

The worst floods to hit the Czech Republic in a decade forced the evacuation of almost 2,700 people from low-lying areas while the rising water threa(...)

President of the European Central Bank Mario Draghi looks at children holding the newly introduced 5 euro banknotes in Bratislava yesterday. Photograph: Reuters/Petr Josek

ECB president Mario Draghi took some time out from yesterday’s activities in Bratislava to launch newly minted €5 banknotes. The ceremony(...)

European Central Bank president Mario Draghi at the Spring Meeting of the International Monetary Fund and World Bank in Washington last month. The Irish Small and Medium Enterprises Association has called on the Government to take the “strongest action possible” to force banks to pass yesterday’s ECB interest rate  reduction.    Photograph: Yuri Gripas/Reuters

About 400,000 homeowners on tracker mortgages will benefit from the 0.25 per cent interest rate cut announced by the European Central Bank yest(...)

Economic activity in the euro zone contracted again last month, prompting speculation that an interest rate cut may be on the cards at next week’s European Central Bank governing council meeting. Photograph: Reuters

Economic activity in the euro zone contracted again last month, prompting speculation that an interest rate cut may be on the (...)

Will Nicklethwait and James Haynes take a breather in Warsaw, Poland, during the Trinity ‘Jailbreak’ challenge which saw 34 teams travel as far away from Trinity as possible within 36 hours without using any of their own money.

Although much of Ireland woke up to wintry weather conditions today, two Trinity students will experience much better weather in sunny Argentina - (...)