Protesters carry the coffin of Gunay Ozarslan, killed by Turkish police at an anti-terror operation, in Istanbul,  yesterday. Photograph: Sedat Suna/EPA

Today’s emergency meeting of Nato ambassadors in Brussels has focused minds on the increasingly complex geopolitical situation unfolding on the border(...)

Ireland, Co Kerry: €280,000, Ger Carmody Estates

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At least 20 people were killed and dozens injured. Photograph: Getty Images 0:35

Authorities suspect the Islamic State (IS) group was behind an apparent suicide bombing in south-eastern Turkey that killed 31 people and wounded near(...)

Rev Dr William O’Neill, who  had been author of Presbyterian Notes for The Irish Times since 1960.  Photograph: Sara Freund/The Irish Times

His name is Bill O’Neill and at the end of last month he finished writing for The Irish Times after 55 years. Is this a record? He had been author of(...)

Angela Merkel: her Bavarian allies, the Christian Social Union, said the proposals contained little different previous proposals. Photograph:  Elvis Barukcic/AFP/Getty Images

The German government has adopted a characteristically cautious response to new Greek reform proposals, warning that it won’t ask for a Bundestag man(...)

House prices in the Republic increased by more than six times the EU average in the first three months of this year, according to new figures. Photo: PA Wire

House prices in the Republic increased by more than six times the EU average in the first three months of this year, according to new figures. The rat(...)

An EU flag  flies beside a Greek national flag in front of the Parthenon temple on Acropolis Hill in Athens. Photographer: Yorgos Karahalis/Bloomberg 1:32

European Central Bank president Mario Draghi has voiced unprecedented doubts about the chances of rescuing Greece from bankruptcy as Greek prime minis(...)

Yanis Varoufakis, Greece’s finance minister, exits a polling station after voting in the national referendum in Athens. Photograph: Yorgos Karahalis/Bloomberg

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In one of the most bizarre twists in America’s war on terrorism, the CIA assigned veteran operations officer Harold James “Jim” Nicholson to run a cou(...)

People wait  outside a National Bank of Greece branch, in Athens, Greece this morning. Greece is imposing capital controls and ordering the closure of banks. Photograph: Orestis Panagiotou/EPA 5:02

Greeks woke up to shuttered banks, closed cash machines and a climate of rumours and conspiracy theories on Monday as a breakdown in talks between Ath(...)