Susan Bracken, Ronan Leahy and Kevin Olohan in C Company’s production of ‘Creditors’

About 10 years ago, when YouTube was still new, the playwright David Greig was exploring video clips on that website. He happened upon a recording of (...)

Mani Hussaini (right),  president of the Norwegian Labour party youth division, is hugged by former leader and terror attack survivor Eskil Pedersen at  Utoya island, some 40km west of Oslo,  August 7th, 2015, after opening their first summer camp session since the 2011 killings there by  far-right extremist Anders Behring Breivik.  Photograph: Odd Andersen/AFP/Getty Images

More than 1,000 young activists gathered on Friday on the Norwegian island of Utoya for the official opening of their political party’s summer camp, t(...)

Ronit Lentin (right) of the Anti-Racism Network Ireland clashes with Identity Ireland member Paul Ó Marcháin  at an event organised by the fledgling party in Dublin

The launch of a political organisation advocating stricter border controls and a return to the Irish punt was interrupted by an anti-racism group in D(...)

Norwegian far-right mass killer Anders Behring Breivik smiles in court while the prosecutors deliver their closing arguments in Oslo in 2012. Photograph: Reuters/Berit Roald/NTB Scanpix

Norwegian mass murderer Anders Behring Breivik won a place on Friday to study at Oslo University from solitary confinement in prison, despite outrage (...)

Norway’s Jewish community is one of Europe’s smallest, numbering around 1000, and the Muslim population, which has been growing steadily through immigration, is 150,000 to 200,000. Photograph: Fredrik Varfjell/AFP Photo/Getty Images

More than 1000 Muslims formed a human shield around Oslo’s synagogue on Saturday, offering symbolic protection for the city’s Jewish community and con(...)

Immigrants outside Mosney in 2010. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Online “hate” accounts for more than 10 per cent of racism cases reported to the Immigrant Council of Ireland.Figures released by the council to coinc(...)

Breivik sympathiser Varg Vikernes who has been arrested in France on suspicion of planning terrorist act

A Norwegian neo-Nazi sympathiser of mass murderer Anders Behring Breivik has been arrested on suspicion of planning “a large terrorist act”, authoriti(...)

European commissioner for economic and monetary affairs Olli Rehn from Finland.  Photograph: Yves Logghe/AP

As central Europe heaves under the burden of torrential flooding, one little corner of Europe has been having its moment in the sun. Last week (...)

Call of Duty: playing this game seemed to make people more spiteful, according to a study by Ohio State University

In the political drama House of Cards , congressman Frank Underwood – played by Kevin Spacey(...)