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US president Donald Trump and US first lady Melania Trump, posing for a picture with Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi and Saudi Arabia’s King Salman bin Abdulaziz al-Saud during the inauguration of the Global Center for Combating Extremist Ideology “Etidal” in Riyadh in May 2017. Saudi Arabia was defeated in its attempt to win election to the UN Human Rights Council last week. Photograph:   Bandar Al-Jaloud/Saudi Royal Palace/AFP via Getty Images

The UN’s Geneva-based Human Rights Council was established in 2006 to replace a widely discredited predecessor which had been tarnished by the poor ri(...)

 Saudi Arabian crown prince Mohammed bin Salman on an official visit to Paris in  April, 2018. (Photograph: Stephane Cardinale/Corbis via Getty Images

Saudi Arabia’s failure to secure membership of the UN human rights council is a rebuke to Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, a social reformer who is a(...)

Russian opposition figure  and anti-corruption activist Alexei Navalny: Germany said he was poisoned by a Novichok nerve agent. Photograph: Yuri Kochetkov/EPA

Few people had heard of the nerve agent Novichok until 2018, when western officials accused Russia of having used it in the attempted assassination o(...)

Healthcare professionals take care of coronavirus sufferers in the intensive care of the Poliambulanza hospital in Brescia, Italy. File photograph: EPA

Coronavirus cases are resurging in Europe as countries ease restrictions imposed to curb the spread of the disease, the World Health Organization has (...)

Mr Justice John MacMenamin: ruled the fact that the women, from Somalia and Uzbekistan, became Irish citizens did not deprive them of the right to apply for family reunification.    Photograph:  Collins

The Supreme Court, in an important judgment on two test cases, has ruled that two refugees who became Irish citizens are entitled to seek enhanced fam(...)

 ‘Fat’ Freddie Thompson and Daniel Kinahan  at the funeral of David Byrne who was shot dead in the Regency Hotel attack. Photogtaph: Collins Dublin.

Boxing has always been the wild west of sport. Its dark underbelly, the guaranteed blood and the questionable morality has always been a bestseller. (...)

After losing appeals to the Court of Appeal, the two women secured a fresh appeal to the Supreme Court. Photograph: Collins Courts.

The Supreme Court has heard significant test appeals by two women over whether refugees who become Irish citizens are entitled to enhanced family reun(...)

 US secretary of state Mike Pompeo (R) and Belarusian president Alexander Lukashenko (L) shake hands in Minsk, Belarus. Photograph: Nikolai Petrov/Pool/Belta/EPA

The US has offered to supply Belarus with all the oil it needs and end its energy dependence on Moscow, amid rising concern in Minsk that Russia’s pus(...)

President Donald Trump meeting with president Vladimir Putin of Russia in June, 2019. File photograph: Erin Schaff/The New York Times

US president Donald Trump and Russian president Vladimir Putin discussed the state of relations between their two countries in a phone call instigated(...)

A policeman fires a teargas shell during a protest against a new citizenship law at the Seelampur area of New Delhi, India on Tuesday.  Photograph: Manish Swarup/AP

India’s controversial Citizenship Amendment Act has not only triggered violent protests across the country, but also adversely impacted New Delhi’s di(...)

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