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Flames from the explosion that  ripped through Austria’s main gas pipeline hub on Tuesday killed one person and injured 21 others. Photograph: Nonstopnews via AP

An explosion and fire that ripped through Austria’s main gas pipeline hub on Tuesday killed one person and injured 21 others, prompting Italy to decla(...)

For Ireland, the vote on the European Banking Authority’s new home points the way to the kind of complex alliance building necessary in a post-Brexit EU of 27 states. Photograph: Andrew Hall/Riser/Getty Images

Ireland’s loss in the competition to host the European Banking Authority (EBA) on the dip of an Estonian hand into a large fishbowl will have been ga(...)

FAI chief executive John Delaney  at the Ireland-Denmark game. The association would have been guaranteed about €6.8 million in prize money for participating at the tournament. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Ireland’s defeat to Denmark on Tuesday night represents a significant blow to the FAI as it continues its long-running battle to clear the huge burden(...)

Tomi Reichental: “What is happening in Syria is because of civil war and what happened to the Jewish people was very specific. But the end product – people trying to escape – is the same thing.” Photograph: Cyril Byrne

“There are not many Holocaust survivors celebrating their birthday in a mosque,” says Tomi Reichental, proudly. Sure enough, Condemned to Remember – (...)

Tomi Reichental: Holocaust survivor at his home in Dublin. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

We sometimes throw the word “inspirational” around a little too glibly. But there are few more inspirational people in Ireland than the indomitable Ho(...)

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar is understood to have been lobbying hard to attract key agencies to Dublin post-Brexit at last week’s European summit. Photograph: Kamil Zihnioglu

The Government believes there is little chance of securing the headquarters of the European Medicines Agency (EMA) and has now switched lobbying effor(...)

Republic of Ireland Women’s squad during training ahead of their World Cup qualifier against Slovakia. Photograph:  Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Fifa Women’s World Cup Group 3 qualifier Slovakia v Republic of Ireland National Training Centre, Senec KO 5.30pm (4.30, Irish) After opening thei(...)

Andrej Babis, Slovak-born billionaire and leader of the Ano movement, with his wife Monika after the first results of Czech parliamentary elections  in Prague. Photograph: EPA

The populist Ano party of Czech billionaire Andrej Babis has started talks on forming a new coalition government, after dominating parliamentary elect(...)

The leader of Ano party Andrej Babis and his wife Monika arrive to cast their votes in parliamentary elections in Prague on Friday. Photograph:  David W Cerny/Reuters

The Czech Republic has begun voting in parliamentary elections that are expected to hand victory to the populist Ano party of billionaire tycoon Andr(...)

Martin O’Neill:  despite the manager’s feat in guiding us to  the play-offs, we can’t keep the ball and  have the poorest scoring record of any team left.  Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

“Nobody will want to play us,” declared Joe Hart ahead of the knockout stages of last year’s Euros. After their goalless draw with Slovakia that(...)

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