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Tom Daly with Hon Justice Gérard Niyungeko of the African Court of Human and Peoples’ Rights and Prof Laurence Burgorgue-Larsen of the Sorbonne, at the third African Judicial Dialogue in Arusha, Tanzania.

Growing up on a farm in the tiny half-parish of Garrienderk in south Co Limerick, I never imagined as an adult I’d find myself post-dinner dancing out(...)

Kevin Mallon after his release from prison in Rio de Janeiro.

The Supreme court in Brazil has granted an injunction to suspend the Rio de Janeiro court hearing in which Dublin man Kevin Mallon was due to give evi(...)

Uber drivers in Sao Paolo take a roof-top stand against legislation that they said would put them out of business. Photograph: Paulo Whitaker / Reuters

The week in numbers: La guerre du beurre 30 Percentage of butter demand in French supermarkets that wasn’t met between October 16th and 22nd by dair(...)

Harvey Weinstein  has denied having non-consensual sex with anyone. File photograph: Andrew Kelly/Reuters

Tens of thousands of women are recounting being sexually harassed or assaulted by flooding social media with the hashtag #MeToo in the wake of claims (...)

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It was after 10.30pm on March 7th when a car carrying billionaire Joesley Batista pulled up at the Jaburu Palace, one of the modernist masterpieces by(...)

Danilo of Manchester City. Photograph: Oli Scarff/AFP/Getty Images

Danilo smiles and pulls up a trouser leg to show a tattoo below his left knee: Conquistando o impossível pela fé – “Conquering the impossible for fait(...)

Jim Joyce (left), chief executive of HealthBeacon, with the firm’s CTO Kieran Daly

The fast pace of modern life can make it difficult for those on strict medication regimens. At best, about 70 per cent of patients stick to their pres(...)

Pumas: excellent at filing and photocopying. Photograph: AFP/Getty Images/Sao Paulo state fire department

In numbers: Most-liked tweets Four million Number of likes (and counting) garnered by a @BarackObama anti-racism tweet in the wake of far-right viol(...)

An anti-government activist protests against Venezuelan president Nicolas Maduro. Photograph: Ronaldo Schemidt/AFP/Getty Images

The constitutional stand-off in Venezuela has intensified. The country is now home to two rival legislatures vying with each other for power from the (...)

Government supporters participate in a rally in favour of president Nicolás Maduro’s National Constituent Assembly in Caracas, Venezuela. Photograph: Nathalie Sayago/EPA

South American trade bloc Mercosur is set to suspend Venezuela on Saturday over its violation of democracy after president Nicolás Maduro ignored its (...)

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