Children from a Roma community pose for photos at a Roma settlement north of the Greek capital  Athens. Photograph: Milos Bicanski/Getty Images

The “migration habits” of many Roma people and the problem in the community internationally of organised theft and begging gangs made them susceptible(...)

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While slurping down slimy shellfish at Galway Oyster Festival last week, I may have hit upon the reason bivalves are believed to work wonders for the (...)

Aw shucks, it’s that time of year again. The launch took place yesterday of the Galway Oyster Festival, which is sponsored by Guinness (naturally), am(...)