The  Bataclan Theatre in Paris:  Californian group Eagles of Death Metal, who were on stage when gunmen burst in opening fire, have repeatedly said they they want to return to play the venue. Photograph: Patrick Kovarik/AFP/Getty

The Bataclan, the Paris music venue where 90 people were killed in November’s terrorist attacks, will reopen in the autumn, with Pete Doherty playing (...)

Peugeot’s 2008 DKR in action

The only things more ugly than Peugeot’s 2008 DKR are the roads it is built to race on. Of course, even associating its name with a Peugeot that mere(...)

A man helps a wounded child after heavily armed gunmen opened fire on March 13th at a hotel in the Ivory Coast beach resort of Grand-Bassam. At least 18 people were killed when heavily-armed gunmen opened fire, leaving bodies strewn on the beach. Photograph: Sia-Kambou/AFP/Getty Images

Only a few years after French troops broke up its desert stronghold and scattered its fighters into the dunes, al-Qaeda’s branch in West Africa has r(...)

American singer-songwriter Pharrell Williams was reduced to tears on Sunday after watching worldwide ‘Happy’ videos on Oprah Winfrey’s chat show. Photograph: Mario Anzuoni/Reuters

American singer-songwriter Pharrell Williams was reduced to tears at the weekend after appearing as a guest on Oprah Winfrey’s (...)

The Smarter Cities initiative is part of IBM's larger Smarter Planet Programme

Research conducted in Ireland is playing a major part in the insights being gleaned as part of IBM’s global Smarter Cities initiative, which in(...)