French president Emmanuel Macron at a wreath-laying ceremony at the Arc de Triomphe in Paris  during Armistice Day commemorations on Saturday. Photograph: Jacques Demarthon/AFP/Getty Images

Two years after militants killed 130 people in co-ordinated attacks across Paris, French officials say there remains an unprecedented level of “intern(...)

Ireland’s Robbie Brady celebrates with his girlfriend Kerrie Harris and his brother after scoring the goal to give Ireland a 1-0 win over Italy. Photo: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Ireland’s sensational win over Italy in Lille completed the group stages of Euro 2016 and set up what looks to be an intriguing knock-out stage. It a(...)

Republic of Ireland players get a run out at the Stade de France on Sunday. Photograph: Jonathan Nackstrand/AFFP/Getty Images

It is time. At six o’clock local time, the Ireland football team will have the run of Paris as they take centre-stage at these European championships.(...)

French  police officers, military personnel and rescue helpers attend an exercise simulating a chemical terrorist attack in view of the Uefa Euro 2016 soccer championship  in Toulouse, southern France. Photograph: Guillaume Horcajuelo/EPA

In the wake of jihadist attacks that killed 148 people in France last year, and in the run-up to the Euro 2016 football championship that will bring m(...)

Forensic police   on the scene of one the    Paris attacks shootings: Police identified the ringleader as Abdelhamid Abaaoud, a 27-year-old Belgian citizen. Photograph: Marius Becker/EPA

Yesterday’s attacks at Brussels airport and one of the city’s central metro stations, which has reportedly left at least 26 people dead, are the most (...)

An injured person is rescued  close to Paris’s Bataclan concert hall on the night of November 13th, 2015: the attackers, sent by the Islamic State’s external operations wing, were well-versed in a range of terrorism tactics such as suicide vests, gunmen in various locations and hostage-taking a report shows. Photograph: Miguel Medinamiguel Medina/AFP/Getty

Investigators found crates’ worth of disposable cellphones, used and discarded after being meticulously scoured of email data. All around Paris, they (...)