Peter Madsen (right), captain of the submarine UC3 Nautilus, talks to police in Dragoer Harbor south of Copenhagen, following a major rescue operation after the submarine sank. Photograph: Bax Lindhardt/AFP/Getty Images

Swedish journalist Kim Wall died when she was accidentally hit by a heavy hatch cover on board a home-made submarine, the Danish owner of the vessel t(...)

A Søstrene Grene outlet in the Netherlands: the 44-year-old company has 157 shops worldwide.

If Ikea and Flying Tiger had a love child, its name might be Søstrene Grene, a Danish home and craft chain that has just opened its sixth shop in the(...)

Danish authorities have filed another charge against the inventor of a home-made submarine suspected in the death of Swedish journalist Kim Wall, whos(...)

Swedish journalist Kim Wall, whose remains have been found in Copenhagen. Photograph: Tom Wall via AP

A Danish inventor suspected of killing a Swedish journalist on board his submarine could be charged with murder, a prosecutor has said. Jakob Buch-Je(...)

Swedish journalist Kim Wall: Danish inventor Peter Madsen has been charged with her killing. Photograph: TT News Agency/Reuters

Police have identified a headless female torso washed ashore in Copenhagen as that of Swedish journalist Kim Wall, who they believe was killed by a D(...)

Copenhagen, Denmark has been named the most bike-friendly city in the world for the second year running. Photograph: Getty Images

There is something thrilling about using a bicycle to explore a new city. Street life seems more vibrant as you whizz past the crowds and down side st(...)

Canada’s prime minister Justin Trudeau with Taoiseach Leo Varadkar in Montreal, Canada. Photograph:   Reuters/ Christinne Muschi

The pledge by Taoiseach Leo Varadkar to double Ireland’s “global footprint”, was first made by him during the Fine Gael leadership campaign. Mr Varad(...)

Emergency services personnel wearing protective clothing participate in an anti-terror and anti-chemical terror exercise as part of   US-South Korea computer-simulated military exercises  in Goyang, South Korea, on Monday. Photograph:  Chung Sung-Jun/Getty Images

South Korean and US forces began computer-simulated military exercises on Monday amid tension over North Korea’s weapons programmes, while a report th(...)

An art installation called ‘Soften the Border’ by artist Rita Duffy on the Border between Belcoo in Co Fermanagh and Blacklion in Co Cavan. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA

Speculation began to mount early this week on what we could expect from the British government when it released its first position paper on the custom(...)

The latest survey shows 58 per cent of Irish consumers feel positive about their personal finances with the same percentage feeling upbeat over employment opportunities

Consumer confidence in Ireland has hit its highest level since the recession, according to a new survey that shows households are among the most upbea(...)