A restored T-72 tank stands as a memorial commemorating for the capture of the town Shusha beside the street between Stepanakert and Shushi  in Nagorno-Karabakh. File photograph: Matthias Schumann/Getty Images

In Stepanakert, the capital of Nagorno-Karabakh, polite officials stamped our passports and wished us a pleasant stay. They’re happy to welcome(...)

It was one of those Sundays in Foley’s pub when the craic was mighty and the gargle galloped along at a ferocious lick. For the crew of m(...)

Keith Fahey (right) is tracked by Germany’s Sami Khedira during the Republic of Ireland’s World Cup qualifier at the Aviva Stadium in October 2012. Photograph: Alan Betson/THE IRISH TIMES

Republic of Ireland international midfielder Keith Fahey has returned to St Patrick’s Athletic ahead of the new League of Ireland season.It will be t(...)

 FAI chief executive John Delaney hopes Ireland can host four games.  Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

The FAI will head for Nyon next month to receive final instructions from Uefa on how to progress their bid to host four Euro 2020 games. The associat(...)

In October 1960 the visionary Russian witness and writer Vasily Grossman submitted the manuscript of what would become his monumental work, Life and F(...)