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Former UK prime minister Tony Blair: it is not too late to reverse up the cul-de-sac. Photograph: Victoria Jones/PA Wire

My message to Europe’s leaders is: don’t believe this Brexit “deal” will hold. It is a bad deal for both sides. It isn’t liked by the British parliam(...)

Dominic Raab speaking outside his Surrey home.  Photograph: Andrew Matthews/PA Wire

Dominic Raab has hit out at Theresa May, suggesting she has failed to stand up to a bullying European Union over the Brexit deal. Mr Raab, who steppe(...)

 Yemeni pro-government forces on the eastern outskirts of Hodeida on Wednesday. Photograph:  Saleh Al-Obeidi/AFP/Getty Images

Saudi-led coalition forces have halted an offensive against Houthi rebels in Yemen’s Hodeida port after the United Arab Emirates (UAE) called for “ear(...)

Theresa May leaves 10 Downing Street, to make a statement in the House of Commons on Thursday. Photograph: Peter Nicholl/Reuers

Theresa May has insisted the UK has clinched a bespoke Brexit deal that is better than any other model, but admitted that “difficult choices” had been(...)

Magnus Carlsen and Fabiano Caruana attend the press conference of the FIDE World Chess Championship. Photograph: Tristan Fewings/Getty Images

The last time an American challenged for the world chess championship it was seen as an almighty clash of civilisations: west versus east, capitalism (...)

Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn: both their parties are implying they want to leave the EU in its entirety but might have to stay in the customs union to avoid a hard border in Ireland. Photograph: John Stillwell/AFP/Getty Images

What is the point of being inside the EU’s customs union but outside its single market? That is the proposition UK prime minister Theresa May is abou(...)

Filip Klubicka joined the Irish a capella group Ardú shortly after moving to Dublin in August 2017. Photograph: Enda O’Dowd/The Irish Times

Filip Klubicka does not sound like a man who moved to Ireland only a year ago. His accent is much like one you might hear in a nondescript Dublin subu(...)

 Hans-Georg Maassen during a presentation  in Berlin, Germany, in July 2018. File photograph: Clemens Bilan/EPA

The former head of Germany’s domestic intelligence agency has been sent into early retirement after sharply criticising Angela Merkel’s government in (...)

An  empty frame at Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, in Boston, US, which used to house a Rembrandt stolen in 1990. Photograph: Brooks Kraft/Corbis via Getty Images

The proceeds of the largest art heist in history may be in Ireland, after being given to the IRA by murdered Boston gangster Whitey Bulger, a prominen(...)

Caoimhín Ó Raghallaigh. Photograph: Con Kelleher

In early 2005, I wanted to buy a hardanger fiddle, and the uilleann piper Mick O’Brien put me in touch with the Norwegian violinist and Hardanger fidd(...)

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