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Béatrice Dalle: ‘I don’t have a car, I don’t own my place, I don’t have a house in the country.’ Photograph: Didier Baverel/WireImage

Can it really be true, I ask Béatrice Dalle, that you seduced the English actor Rupert Everett? “Bah ouais,” she replies as we chat in a cafe near her(...)

Brigid O’Dea: ‘In a world that valorises our early-rising, gym-going, stomach-crunching, super-food-munching peers, the belly is the antithesis to this culture of unattainable and unrealistic perfection.’ Photograph: Dave Meehan

‘Why don’t you ever ask me about my body image?” I asked my therapist. He paused, taken aback. “I didn’t think it was an issue for you,” he replied h(...)

Munster fans sing the Munster anthem, The Fields of Anthenry, as a mark of respect after hearing of the news of the death of Munster coach Anthony Foley prior to the European Rugby Champions Cup match between Racing 92 and Munster at Stade Yves-Du-Manoir on Sunday in Paris, France. Photograph: David Rogers/Getty Images

1. Anthony Foley After the sad and sudden death of Anthony Foley, Gerry Thornley writes about the rugby legend from Paris. What do you say about An(...)

Separated by deportation: Kleber Medeiros and Harriet Bruce,  who married in Ballinasloe  last December

A Co Galway woman is calling on the Tánaiste and Minister for Justice, Frances Fitzgerald, to give her back her husband, who was deported to Brazil in(...)

Lisbon: Park bar, on the roof of a car park. Photograph: Patricia De Melo Moreira
Weekend in . . . Lisbon

Everything old is new again in the Portuguese capital. Throughout the hilly metropolis on the Tagus River, fading structures and spaces are being s(...)