El Clasico – a classic “in every language”, apparently – is a guide to south Londoner Fekky’s rise to fame, from working in a cash’n’carry as a teenag(...)

Barry O’Neill moved to London in 2004 and his company now has more than 350 corporate and 700 private clients

Living in London is a bit like a home away from home for Barry O’Neill, founder and managing partner of treasury and risk management company Clear Tr(...)

Former mayor of London Ken Livingstone had threatened to launch a judicial review if he was expelled from the Labour Party. Photograph: Dan Kitwood/Getty Images

Former London mayor Ken Livingstone has been suspended from the Labour Party for one further year over controversial comments about Adolf Hitler and Z(...)

In accordance with the title of his fifth album, Jack Savoretti’s latest collection is about the “stuff that keeps you up at night”. In reality, Slee(...)

Image: Screengrab from Irish Times video

A quick-thinking bystander who brought a police chase crashing to a halt is being urged to come forward so officers can thank him. Footage released b(...)

Al Zaatari  camp in the Jordanian city of Mafraq. Jordan’s King Abdullah said  his people could not accept any more refugees. Photograph: Muhammad Hamed/Reuters

International aid organisations are on Thursday set to present to a London summit, entitled Supporting Syria and the Region, a new strategy for dealin(...)

The Olympic Stadium in London which will host the 2017 World Championships in 2017. Photograph: Rob Carr/Getty

IAAF president Lord Coe has promised to investigate claims of bribery in the bidding process for the 2017 World Championships in London. The city wa(...)

Abortion is illegal in the Republic except where the pregnancy presents a real and substantial risk to the mother’s life. File photograph: Getty Images

A clinic in Manchester accounted for close to one third of all abortions for women with Irish addresses over the last five years. Women from the islan(...)

No ‘typical’ clients: a  Marie Stopes International clinic in the north of England. Photograph:  Ross Parry Agency

“The Northern Ireland and Irish governments don’t mind women having abortions just as long as they’re not here in Ireland,” according to Northern Irel(...)

Trading places: Patrick Hanlon (left) “had been the career man with the sexy title and high-paying job” while Russell James Alford  “earned a relative pittance working on a checkout; now it was the opposite”

Bonnie and Clyde. Batman and Robin. Thelma and Louise. Travelling is always easier with a sidekick. Someone walking down the same path as you. Someone(...)