Applicants who make it to the short list will be sent on a 10-day trip around the world in October

If you always wanted a dream job that involves travelling around the world, how about a job interview that will bring you on 10-day global trot? Gran(...)

Chloe Ayling speaking to reporters at the weekend after her ordeal

A British model who was allegedly kidnapped in Milan was too terrified to try to get away from her captor when he took her shoe shopping and to buy gr(...)

Model: Chloe Ayling, who was allegedly abducted on July 11th, flew home on Sunday. Photograph: Facebook

A British model has told of her terror after she was allegedly abducted in Milan by kidnappers who tried to auction her online. Chloe Ayling claims s(...)

Heatwave: a boy cools off in Turin, in Italy. Photograph: Marco Bertorello/AFP/Getty

Eleven southern and central European countries have issued extreme-heat warnings amid a brutal heatwave nicknamed Lucifer, with residents and tourists(...)

Issa Rae in Insecure: ‘Her  wry expressions and disarming smile can make even the slightest joke work’

It takes a winning kind of confidence to play awkwardness so well. When Insecure (Sky Atlantic, Thursday, 10.35pm) began, based on Issa Rae’s web seri(...)

Intelesens has attracted international venture capital in recent years.

Intelesens, a Belfast-based developer of wearable health technology, has been acquired by US tech firm UltraLinq for an undisclosed sum. Established (...)

Maxim with his wife Patricia and daughter Annabelle at their home in Co Dublin. Photograph:   Aidan Crawley

Maxim Staricov’s first job in Ireland was selling mobile phone SIM cards on Moore Street. After nearly seven years working in London, the Moldovan sal(...)

Kevin Myers on RTÉ’s ‘Today with Seán O’Rourke’ programme on Tuesday. Photograph: RTÉ Radio One/PA Wire

The most heartsinking suggestion about the Kevin Myers fiasco is that it took a foreigner to finally stand up to him. Myers’s defenders have – rightly(...)

Nato threat?: a Russian tank on a training exercise. Photograph: Valery Matytsin/Tass via Getty

Russia is preparing to send as many as 100,000 troops to the eastern edge of Nato territory at the end of the summer, one of the biggest steps yet in (...)

US vice-president Mike Pence delivering a speech on a visit to Nato troops in Estonia on Monday. He heard warm praise for the US sanctions on Russia during talks with leaders of the three Baltic states. Photograph: Ints Kalnins/Reuters

As Moscow expels hundreds of US diplomats in angry response to new sanctions, Washington’s move is also exposing deep divisions in the European Union (...)