22 results

Plugged in: the Scandinavian/Baltic countries continue to lead the way in terms of the take-up of fibre broadband in Europe

Despite criticism of the Government’s broadband strategy, Ireland has joined a select group of European countries that have a minimum 1 per cent of ho(...)

Ko Pha Ngan food market in Thong Sala. Photograph: Ido Arbeit

La Cuisine restaurant, in the old town of Villefranche in the south of France is a very unassuming little restaurant that we stumbled upon for lunch. (...)

 Catalan president Carles Puigdemont is not a demagogue. He has to do nothing more in this campaign than what he has already been doing – quietly, rationally and peacefully making the case for secession. Photograph: Lluis Gene/AFP/Getty Images

Late on Friday October 27th, Carles Puigdemont, president of the Catalan government, having declared Catalan independence, made his way from the Palau(...)

Tributes to victims of the terrorist attack in Las Ramblas. Photograph: Andreu Dalmau/EPA

As the terrible news of the atrocity on Las Ramblas hit last week, after the initial shock and horror, my wife and I had the same thought: this is get(...)

Workers place heavy flower beds in Valencia as a security measure a day after the terrorist attacks in Barcelona and Cambrils. Photograph: Biel Alino/EPA

Spain’s northeastern region of Catalonia, hit last week by two Islamist militant attacks that killed 15 people, is to deploy more police, install boll(...)

Real Madrid’s Gareth Bale lies injured during the Clasico defeat to Barcelona. Photo: Susana Vera/Reuters

Real Madrid winger Gareth Bale looks set to miss the Champions League semi-final against city rivals Atletico after tests revealed he has a tear to hi(...)

In the Court of Appeal, Mr Justice Gerard  Hogan said Ryanair had not identified any third party who has come forward to say they had accessed the posts or downloaded them here. Photograph: Chris Maddaloni/Collins

Ryanair cannot continue its legal action in Ireland against an Australian pilot for allegedly defamatory comments on the internet about aviation safe(...)

 A reveller is tossed by a wild cow, or “vac”, in a  bullring after the “encierro”, the  running of the bulls, during the  San Fermin festival in Pamplona, Spain, July 9th, 2016. Photograph: Jim Hollander/EPA

A Spanish man has died after being gored in a late-night bull run near the southern Spanish city of Alicante, while two men were gored and 12 others i(...)

Got yourself a bog standard beloved? Didn’t think so. Then why settle for just AN Other honeymoon? You know, the resort with the palm trees, the powd(...)

Demonstrators listen to a speaker at Madrid’s famous  Puerta del Sol in May, 2011. Jon Aguirre Such got involved in organising a series of demonstrations that became “los indignados”. Photograph: Andrea Comas/Reuters

With his carefully groomed hair, moustache and paisley shirts, Jon Aguirre Such looked more like a 1970s rock guitarist than the voice of a generation(...)

  • « First
  • Prev
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • Next
  • Last »