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Bob Geldof has said Brexit can still be stopped. File photograph: David Crosling/EPA

Bob Geldof has accused the English of “knifing themselves in the guts” over Brexit and says it can still be stopped. Geldof was one of the most prom(...)

Ségolène Royal  and Switzerland’s Bertrand Piccard. Photograph: Philipp Guelland/EPA

When an English-speaking politician loses an election, he or she usually leaves public life. Not in France, where politicians appear to be indestructi(...)

Cornelius Magrath:  height brought him celebrity

The West Tipperary village of Silvermines is most famous for its mineral wealth, including lead, zinc, copper, baryte, and of course the precious meta(...)

At the awards in Paris: Irish Ambassador Patricia O’Brien; Peter Lunden-Welden, CEO of Transdev Ireland; John Mullins, CEO of Amarenco; Minister of State for European Affairs  Helen McEntee; Joël Depernet, SVP Global R&D Axway; and French ambassador Stéphane  Crouzat.

Amarenco, the John Mullins-led solar energy company, was on Thursday named Best Irish Company in France at the 2017 Ireland France Business Awards in (...)

Black Friday deals and discounts A host of travel specialists are offering flash sales to coincide with Black Friday, which falls this Friday, Novemb(...)

Is this the first selfie, taken by Paris Hilton in 2006?

In case you missed it, or perhaps studiously avoid any piece of news in which the words “Paris” and “Hilton” are conjoined, it is my solemn duty to in(...)

Stone house near Foki beach in Kefalonia, Greece

Ireland, Co Offaly Four-bedroom bungalow at 20 Arden Heights, Tullamore in Co Offaly Sherry FitzGerald Lewis Hamill is seeking €250,0(...)

Neuroscientists at NUI Galway have claimed to have made a breakthrough in regenerative medicine approaches to Parkinson’s disease. Parkinson’s is a c(...)

Suleiman Kerimov, a senator in the Federation Council, the upper chamber of the Russian parliament, is being questioned in France in connection with the alleged laundering of funds amassed in a tax fraud. File photograph: Sergei Rasulov jr/AFP/Getty Images

The Kremlin was battling today to secure the release of a billionaire Russian politician who was detained by French police in Nice early this week on (...)

French prime minister Edouard Philippe addresses a session of questions to the government, at the National Assembly in Paris, on Wednesday. Photograph: Francois Guillot/AFP/Getty Images

French prime minister Edouard Philippe has taken sides in the linguistic battle over “inclusive writing” that has raged for two months, since the acad(...)

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