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Chief executive Terry Fox holding a re-cyclable and a compostible cup at Cup Print, Ballymaley Business Park, Ennis, Co Clare. Photograph: Eamon Ward

For many, the disposable coffee cup is the poster image for the waste scourge, used once, not recyclable, ending their short lives in landfill dumps, (...)

British foreign secretary Boris Johnson speaking to the press before   a meeting of EU foreign ministers  in Brussels on Monday, March 19th. Photograph: Virginia Mayo/AP

When EU foreign ministers met on Monday the UK, in the form of foreign secretary Boris Johnson, turned up to look for a bit of solidarity over the Sa(...)

Sudan, the last known male of the northern white rhinoceros subspecies, in his paddock at the Ol Pejeta Conservancy in Laikipia County, Kenya, in December 2016. Sudan has died  at the age of 45, his keepers have announced. Photograph: Tony Karumba/AFP/Getty Images

The world’s last male northern white rhino has died, the Kenyan conservancy taking care of it has said, leaving only two females of its subspecies ali(...)

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar leaving a meeting with Texas governor Greg Abbott   in Austin  on Sunday. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

PAT LEAHY The annual exodus of Government ministers and officials for St Patrick’s Day Day events is well underway with the United States, as usual, (...)

The Promo and Destock store, a French kosher grocery store in Créteil, south of Paris, after it was destroyed in an arson attack. Photograph: Alain Jocard/AFP/Getty Images

The Front National is about to depart the French political scene. When members of the far-right party gather in Lille for their annual congress today,(...)

 Former White House strategist Steve Bannon shakes hands with the editor of Swiss weekly Weltwoche (World week), Roger Koeppel during an  event in Zurich. Asked about his relationship with Trump, Bannon was gushing: “I love the guy and he’s done a great job.” Photograph: EPA

Steve Bannon has used his much anticipated public appearance in Zurich to champion European right-wing populist movements. The former chief strategis(...)

European Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker (left) kisses president of Kosovo Hashim Thaci during a tour of Balkan states last week. Photograph: Vassil Donev/EPA

Enlargement of its membership has been the European Union’s most important geopolitical tool to deal with continental instability for four decades. It(...)

Barclays shares  closed up more than 4 per cent as investors reacted positively to results. Photograph: Reuters

The Iseq overall fell 0.14 per cent on Thursday, but still managed to outperform wider European indices. Britain’s top share index fell to a one-wee(...)

Mountain-biker Stephen McDonald: “I’m 49, never been fitter or happier with a sport and my life revolves around bikes and my family”. Photograph: Caroline Kerley

The health benefits of cycling are clear to many; not least to the 29,000-plus members of Cycling Ireland from over 450 clubs. An increasingly popular(...)

Leader of the far-right Brothers of Italy party, Giorgia Meloni, arrives  to attend a political rally in Rome on  January 23rd. Photograph: Remo Casilli/Reuters

When Giorgia Meloni was searching for a location to launch her campaign for Italy’s general election, she chose the city of Latina, founded by the fas(...)

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