Cameroon players argue with referee Wilmar Roldan after he sent off the wrong player. Photo: Buda Mendes/Getty Images

Germany 3 Cameroon 1 Germany eased into the Confederations Cup semi-finals with a 3-1 win over Cameroon on Sunday as the VAR system was again thrust (...)

Anne Madden: ‘Colours of the Wind’ (2017), from Colours of the Wind: Ariadne’s Thread at the Hugh Lane, Parnell Square, Dublin, until September 10th

Anne Madden: Colours of the Wind - Ariadne’s Thread ***** Cast your eye over Anne Madden’s radiant paintings at the Hugh Lane and it immediately(...)

Eric Olsen,  chief executive of LafargeHolcim, is stepping down in July after the company acknowledged making payments to armed groups to keep its factory running in war-torn Syria. Photograph: Reuters

LafargeHolcim beat expectations for sales and core profit in the first quarter, it said on Wednesday, a bittersweet performance for the cement and bui(...)

Singer Elton John cancelled a series of shows in Las Vegas after he became ill. File photograph: Mike Segar/Reuters

Sir Elton John has pulled out of a series of concerts in Las Vegas due to an “unusual bacterial infection” he contracted in South America, which left (...)

‘This would have been a very loving gift from a husband to wife,’ says auctioneer Damien Matthews “This would have been a very loving gift from a husband to wife,” said auctioneer Damien Matthews ahead of the auction.

A notable Victorian-era sex toy which belonged to an Anglo-Irish family sold at auction today for €3,200*, receiving more than 100 bids from nearly 40(...)

Photograph: State Library of South Australia

On Friday, September 10th 1897, readers of The Irish Times were alerted to the sight of a “remarkable ship” sitting in the Liffey. “There is now moore(...)

Egging each other on: Edison and Molly  in “Molly Monster”

Spring break, as US director Harmony Korine has outlined, may translate into mayhem and ski-masks for many. However, for your average film critic, it (...)

Tempy, Orla and Oisin Osborne

Few of us become so absorbed by our Atlantic coastline that it sends us off on a lifetime’s odyssey, training a team of huskies to explore the high Ar(...)

 Gael García Bernal, who plays officer Oscar Peluchonneau.

There is more talking in Pablo Larraín’s beautiful, frustrating new film than there was in the same director’s Jackie, but somehow Neruda doesn’t get (...)

 Protesters light bonfires in Asuncion, Paraguay on Friday. Photograph: EPA

Protesters stormed and set fire to Paraguay’s Congress on Friday after the senate secretly voted for a constitutional amendment that would allow presi(...)