Handout provided by the Swiss police shows what they believe to be the Ritratto di Isabella d’Este by Leonardo da Vinci. Italian investigators  have seized the  portrait from a Swiss vault after a tip-off. Photograph: Ticino police handout/Reuters

Italian investigators are looking into how a priceless masterpiece by Leonardo da Vinci may have ended up in a bank vault in the Swiss city of Lugano.(...)

Fodder brought in from Brighton, England, is distributed to farmers affected by the fodder shortage at Kiltoghert Co-Op, Co Leitrim, last week

The fodder crisis is far from over, farm leaders in the west said yesterday. Hundreds of farmers are on waiting lists for feedstuffs at marts across t(...)