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Paul Pogba celebrates Manchester United’s win over Spurs at Wembley. “I am enjoying my football now. I like to be more attacking. I had to defend too much before and that is not my best attribute.” Photograph: Facundo Arrizabalaga/EPA

David de Gea said the Premier League was now seeing “the real Manchester United” after they won 1-0 at Tottenham to extend Ole Gunnar Solskjær’s perfe(...)

Bernard Lucas, husband of Caitríona, who died when her rib capsized during a rescue off Kilkee, Co Clare. Photograph: Eamon Ward

There can be few rescuers in any coastal community anywhere occupying the tough and lonely position held by west Clare farmer Bernard Lucas. Bernard (...)

Pro-independence demonstrators in Hong Kong  during a protest to mark the 20th anniversary of the handover of sovereignty from Britain to China on July 1st, 1997. Photograph: Alex Hofford/EPA

Just as the headlines were doom-laden 20 years ago at the prospect of communist China taking over the helm of Hong Kong, so too are the stories today (...)

A girl leaves flowers for the victims  in central Manchester. Photograph: Peter Nicholls/Reuters

The people behind the Manchester bombing selected a venue attended by young people intentionally in order to generate the maximum “shock and awe facto(...)

Concert goers react after fleeing the Manchester Arena where Ariana Grande had been performing. Photograph: Jon Super/Reuters

A leading security expert said it appeared that children were deliberately targeted in Monday night’s suicide bomb attack in Manchester. Crime and se(...)

Searching for the  missing crew members of Rescue 116. Photograph: Colin Keegan

There are many links in an accident chain. The preliminary Air Accident Investigation Unit report on Rescue 116 follows a prescribed formula(...)

Feeding the gigantic tarpon at Saba Rockin the British Virgin Islands. Photograph: Alan Betson

“I’m not getting off the boat, and I’m definitely not getting into the sea if there are fish in there,” the seven-year-old declared. That’s a bit of a(...)

Pro-democracy activists carry pictures of the visiting chairman of the standing committee of China’s National People’s Congress, Zhang Dejiang, along with detained Chinese Nobel Peace laureate Liu Xiaob and his wife Liu Xia, in Hong Kong on Wednesday. Photograph: Lam Yik Fei/Getty Images

A giant banner calling for Hong Kong democracy was pulled from a mountainside, a photographer’s towel in contentious pro-democracy yellow was confisca(...)

British foreign secretary Philip Hammond: said information indicated Lee Po had been involuntarily removed to mainland China without due process under Hong Kong law. Photograph: Emmanuel Dunand/AFP/Getty Images

British foreign secretary Philip Hammond has said a British citizen who sold gossipy and controversial books about the Chinese leadership had most li(...)

Search and recovery operation in Baltimore, West Cork for the body of missing Barry Davis Ryan. Photograph: Emma Jervis

More than 100 divers joined the sea search for missing student Barry Davis Ryan in Baltimore, Co Cork on Thursday. Experienced divers from across Ire(...)

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