Andre Sheldon, from the group Global Strategy of Non-Violence, holds a sign during an anti-war rally in Boston, Massachusetts today. Photograph: Brian Snyder/Reuters

US president Barack Obama has appealed to a dubious American public to back his bid to use military force in Syria while supporters scrambled to pers(...)

Iranian president Hassan Rouhani said yesterday the foreign ministry would take over nuclear negotiations. Photograph: IRNA handout via Reuters

The European Union and Iran will discuss a resumption of nuclear negotiations during a United Nations gathering this month, possibly setting a date fo(...)

ECB president Mario Draghi said that a “possible successor programme” for Ireland will be taken by the euro group “in due time”. Photograph: The 	Irish Times

Taoiseach Enda Kenny has welcomed news that a financial “safety net” would be made available to Ireland to ensure its smooth exit from the IMF- EU-ECB(...)

It’s hard not to be jealous of Lithuanians right now as they install the world’s first “happiness barometer” which will allow 520,000 people in the c(...)

Lithuania’s President Dalia Grybauskaite addresses the European Parliament during a debate on the program of the Lithuanian presidency of the EU for the next six months, in Strasbourg, July 3, 2013.

Last Friday the bells of Vilnius University rang out to herald the start of Lithuania’s presidency of the Council of the European Union. Hundreds of d(...)

The church where the funeral service for the murder victims Jolanta Lubiene and her daughter Enrika  will take place today.

The bodies of Jolanta and Enrika Lubiene returned to the small village of Gedrimai in northern Lithuania yesterday, three weeks after the mother and d(...)

Jolanta Lubiene and her daughter Enrika (8) who were found dead at their rented home in Killorglin on June 16th.

The bodies of Jolanta Lubiene and her daughter Enrika arrived back to their home town of Gedrimai in Northern Lithuania this afternoon, three weeks af(...)

Conan Byrne: opened the scoring for St Pat’s.

Zalgiris 2, St Patrick’s Athletic 2Sublimely taken goals from Conan Byrne and Ger O’Brien provided St Patrick’s Athletic with another thrilling away d(...)

Christy Fagan celebrates against BV Vestmannaeyjar in last season’s  Europa League 1st Qualifying Round 1st Leg, one of four goals the striker has scored in the last two years of the competition. Photograph: James Crombie

Christy Fagan hopes the Europa League can bring out the best in him once again as St Patrick’s Athletic begin what they hope will be the start of anot(...)

Taoiseach Enda Kenny and Lithuanian president Dalia Grybauskaite after a news conference in the Presidential Palace, Vilnius, Lithuania, on Thursday. Photograph: AP Photo

With the Baltic white nights looming, Taoiseach Enda Kenny visited Vilnius and Riga yesterday, an Irish white knight for European bailouts, presidenci(...)

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