3029 results

Germans lamented their unexpectedly poor showing at the Eurovision Song Contest, blaming chancellor Angela Merkel’s tough stance in the euro zo(...)

Rory Best will captain Ireland on the tour. Photograph: Inpho

Les Kiss, Ireland’s interim head coach, will be part of Joe Schmidt’s management team on a three year contrac(...)

Eoin Murray of the National Women’s Council of Ireland, speaking at the Convention on the Constitution meeting to report recommendations to Houses of the Oireachtas on a review of the Dáil electoral system in Dublin today. Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill/The Irish Times

The constitutional convention has decided to review the size of Dáil constituencies, the number of TDs and non-parliamentary ministers at its n(...)

Graeme McDowell of Northern Ireland beats Nicolas Colsaerts of Belgium during the quarter final matches on day three of the Volvo World Match Play Championship at Thracian Cliffs Golf & Beach Resort in Kavarna, Bulgaria. Photograph:  Ross Kinnaird/Getty Images

Graeme McDowell today finally got the better of Nicolas Colsaerts in the Volvo World Match Play Championship, despite a remarkable escape from (...)

Hope amid uncertainty

Hope amid uncertainty in a volatile world. That is one way of viewing the Economic and Social Research Institute’s (ESRI) qualified optimism ab(...)

France fell back into recession in the first quarter of the year, experiencing a 0.2 per cent contraction in GDP
 in the first three months of the year
, in line with the previous quarter.

The euro zone economy contracted in the first quarter of the year signalling a deepening economic crisis as the bloc entered its sixth quarter (...)

Federico da Montefeltro was born in 1422, the natural son of Duke Guidantonio da Montefeltro. From the age of 16 he was a (...)

Carl Stearns Clancy, the first round-the-world biker, whose route we were following 100 years on, was surprised to find the ancient Rome of his(...)

German finance minister Wolfgang Schäuble has confirmed that Berlin could live without treaty change to get the promised European banking union off the ground. Photograph: AFP

Far from easing up, Berlin is anxious to maintain reform pressure on crisis-hit euro area countries, according to a leaked mem(...)

The coffin of former Italian prime minister Giulio Andreotti is carried from St John of the Florentines church following his funeral  in  Rome on Tuesday.

So this is “Beelzebub”, the very devil himself. It was a fresh autumn night in 1997. I had gone around to Palazzo Giustiniani, half way between(...)

  • « First
  • Prev
  • 286
  • 287
  • 288
  • 289
  • 290
  • 291
  • 292
  • Next
  • Last »