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A view of Lake Geneva entitled ‘Evening, Montreux’ by Sir John Lavery

A view of Lake Geneva entitled Evening, Montreux by Sir John Lavery is the top lot in Whyte’s art sale in the RDS on Monday evening, November 27th. Th(...)

Internationally Acclaimed guitarist Louis Stewart who is Artistic Director of the Jazz School concertrating as he gives a porformance at the Official opening of the ESB West Clare Jazz School in Kilbaha Co.CLare.Pic.Brian Gavin/Press 22.

Though his laid-back demeanour and typical self-deprecation might have suggested otherwise, Louis Stewart was widely regarded as one of the world’s le(...)

Russian Warship 158 Caesar Kunikov passes through the Bosphorus Strait in Istanbul on its way to the Mediterranean: 104 Russian warships have used the Strait so far this year. Photograph: Ozan Kose/AFP/Getty

Of the many spectacular views in Istanbul, vistas of the Bosphorus Strait, a 19km waterway that divides Europe from Asia, are perhaps the most beautif(...)

Unearthing a never-before-heard studio recording by Bill Evans in a tape archive in Germany is akin to discovering another Caravaggio. Evans is (...)

Rachel Rothwell: ‘The “home” that you carry with you abroad will always differ from the island you return to.’

A drive to explore sends us out into the world, to experience new things and learn about what is foreign to us. Yet we are analytical creatures, and w(...)

US secretary of state John Kerry at a news conference with Saudi Arabia’s foreign minister Prince Saud al-Faisal in Riyadh on Thursday. Mr Kerry met Gulf Arab foreign ministers  to brief them on progress in the nuclear talks with Iran. Photograph: Evan Vucci/Reuters

US secretary of state John Kerry told Gulf Arab states on Thursday that Washington was not seeking a “grand bargain” with Iran, and said a nuclear dea(...)