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Mistral pizzeria: Waiter’s colleagues called police after he was shot in the shoulder  in  Noisy-le-Grand suburb, east of  Paris’s city centre, before dying. Photograph: Getty

A customer fatally shot a waiter at a pizzeria on the outskirts of Paris, apparently enraged at being made to wait for a sandwich, witnesses say. The(...)

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson is due to talk to Taoiseach Leo Varadkar again this week. Photograph: Jon Super/Reuters.

Irish politicians have said a leaked report setting out British preparations for a hard Border in the event of a no-deal Brexit comes as no surprise. (...)

Bryan O’Sullivan and his husband, James O’Neill. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

When an Irish, London-based interior design outfit was tasked with reinventing part of the five-star Berkeley Hotel, the bar, as it were, was high. Th(...)

Anthropologie: the American chain is opening a branch in Belfast. Photograph: David Paul Morris/Bloomberg

In the modern, multichannel shoppingscape, it is rare to hear shoppers sounding excited about a new store opening. Most brands can now be bought onlin(...)

Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg  on board the Malizia II  yacht at the Mayflower Marina in Plymouth on Tuesday, ahead of her journey across the Atlantic to New York where she will attend the UN climate action summit next month. Photograph: Ben Stansall/AFP/Getty Images

September will be a landmark month for global commitments to address the climate crisis. Countries that ratified the Paris Agreement have been summone(...)

In a Word . . .

I’ve said it before. I’ll say it again. It’s time we marketed the Irish summer abroad. Yes, as in “Come to lovely Ireland, where the humidity is negli(...)

A French stamp honouring Évariste Galois.

On the morning of May 30th, 1832, a young man stood 25 paces from his friend. Both men fired, but only one pistol was loaded. Évariste Galois, a 20-ye(...)

Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg  on board the Malizia II  yacht at the Mayflower Marina in Plymouth on Tuesday, ahead of her journey across the Atlantic to New York where she will attend the UN climate action summit next month. Photograph: Ben Stansall/AFP/Getty Images

Greta Thunberg, the 16-year-old climate activist, climbed nimbly aboard the Malizia II, the racing yacht that will set sail on Wednesday afternoon whe(...)

 Visitors to the Louvre take photos of the Mona Lisa. Photograph: Owen Franken/New York Times

The procession takes a good half-hour, from IM Pei’s glass pyramid to the presence of the world’s most famous woman. There are brief bottlenecks at th(...)

US attorney general William Barr: “We will get to the bottom of what happened and there will be accountability,” he said. Photograph: Nicholas Kamm/AFP/Getty Images

The US attorney general said there were “serious irregularities” at the jail where Jeffrey Epstein died at the weekend while awaiting trial on charges(...)

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