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Liam Cunningham, who plays Davos Seaworth in ‘Game of Thrones’, will speak at the Web Summit

The company behind the Web Summit has a permanent six-bedroom “crash pad” for new employees arriving in Dublin as part of efforts to circumvent the ho(...)

Mai Thi Bach Lan in Binh Tan district, Ho Chi Minh City: her husband  was required to prepare a traditional meal with the family. Photograph: Clifford Coonan

Pho is a serious business in Vietnam. In the city formerly known as Saigon, the noodle soup became popular first when millions fled from the North dur(...)

Made with tough ballistic nylon, it has plenty of compartments to organise your clean clothes and work stuff

1 Aer Gym Duffel As the name suggests, Aer’s Gym Duffel is designed to handle the aftermath of your work-out. Made with tough ballistic nylon, it has(...)

 Bono gestures launches the Red Product Line to Help the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland in  2006. Photograph: AP Photo/Michel Euler

As U2 prepare for their first indoor tour for a decade, and the first live action since Bono’s serious bike accident in New York a year ago, is it tim(...)

Customers leave the Westgate shopping mall after it’s reopening. Photograph: AFP/Getty Images.

Kenya’s trendy Westgate shopping mall will reopen on Saturday, nearly two years after gunmen from the Somali militant group al Shabaab massacred at le(...)

‘My Toms, Converse and other similar footwear just don’t keep my feet dry’

Q I’m emailing you with what I think is the eternal Irish man’s dilemma: waterproof shoes. I’m 29, just finished my master’s and prone to wearing s(...)

Book review: Hit Brands

Every major global brand already uses and invests in music as part of its communications as music has the power to make a brand instantly recognised. (...)