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Sizing John streaks clear of Djakadam at Punchestown. Photograph: PA

Best Mate is the only horse to win the Cheltenham Gold Cup back-to-back in almost half a century but Sizing John is now favourite to join some of the (...)

What applies in one jurisdiction can be very different than the rules in another. Photograph: iStock

I live in Hong Kong and I will be returning to Ireland in the next few years. I am an Irish citizen but currently tax resident in Hong Kong. My son (...)

Joanna Buchanan: “I am so lucky that I can work from home and still be close to everyone.” Photograph: Miki Duisterhof

Home accessories designer Joanna Buchanan credits growing up in Hong Kong with instilling in her an obsession with all things ornamental and sparkly. (...)

Swedish model Elsa Hosk at the 2017 Victoria’s Secret fashion show in Shanghai in November. Photograph: Fred Dufour/AFP/Getty Images

Like every great American brand – Starbucks, Abercombie & Fitch, American Apparel and, for one divine afternoon in 2015, In-N-Out – Victoria’s Sec(...)

Police stand at the entrance of the Marie Stopes clinic as anti-abortion protestors hold up placards outside the Belfast clinic in October 2012. Photograph: Peter Muhly/AFP/Getty Images

During its five years of life, the Marie Stopes clinic in Belfast dealt with thousands of women. The oldest was 52; the youngest was 13 who had become(...)

Fagin’s law: adults in the Australian state of Victoria face up to 10 years in prison for luring children into burglary and other criminal activity. Photograph: E+/Getty

Legislation to prosecute adults who groom children to commit crimes should be enacted as soon as possible, according to the Government’s special rappo(...)

Occupancy levels on Grafton, Henry and Mary streets – Dublin  city’s main shopping thoroughfares – are currently 95 to 100 per cent. Photograph: David Sleator

Commercial investment in Irish retail fell off something of a cliff in 2017, with the value of transactions for the first nine months of year down nea(...)

Cllr Diarmaid Ó Cadhla. File photograph: People’s Convention

A Cork councillor has been urged by a judge to get himself a solicitor to advise him on the law regarding having his case heard in Irish after the jud(...)

 Ryan Moore on Highland Reel. The Aidan O’Brien-trained horse will attempt to repeat his 2015 victory in the mile and a half Vase in Hong Kong.  Photograph: Getty Images

A fairytale finale for Highland Reel in Hong Kong on Sunday could provide the perfect seal on Aidan O’Brien’s record-breaking 2017 Group One campaign.(...)

A hundred years ago this week, Gen Edmund Allenby of the Egyptian Expeditionary Force entered the captured city of Jerusalem

One hundred years ago this week, Gen Edmund Allenby of the Egyptian Expeditionary Force entered the captured city of Jerusalem. It was the culminati(...)

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