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Gillian Ackland enjoying the snow in Calgary

As winter makes its presence felt in Ireland, we decided to ask our readers living in cooler climates what proper cold feels like. Dress appropriately(...)

Brenna Cahill: ‘The thermometer just hit 34 degrees Celsius (it’s 11am). I have never experienced a December like this.’

This week, Irish Times Abroad readers have been telling us how they will be spending Christmas Day, from Puglia in Italy to Bali in Indonesia. Joy Fl(...)

Larissa Waters reacts during a media conference to announce her resignation in Brisbane on Tuesday. Photograph: Dan Peled/Reuters

An Australian senator who made international headlines last month for being the first politician to breastfeed their child while speaking in parliamen(...)

The scene where the remains of six infants were found in various states of decomposition in Winnipeg, Canada in 2014. File photograph: Lyle Stafford/Reuters

A Canadian judge found a mother guilty on Monday of concealing the decomposing remains of her six babies in a storage locker. Andrea Giesbrecht, wh(...)

Ebola grabbed global attention in 2014 during an epidemic in West Africa that killed thousands. Photograph: AFP/Getty Images

A Canadian laboratory worker may have been accidentally exposed to Ebola on Monday while handling pigs infected with the virus as part of an experime(...)

Canadian ambassador to Ireland Kevin Vickers tackles a protester who attempted to disrupt proceedings during a State ceremony to remember the British soldiers who died during the Easter Rising, at Grangegorman Military Cemetery. Photograph: Colin Keegan/Collins Dublin

The Canadian prime minister has failed to defend his country’s ambassador to Ireland after the diplomat grappled with a protester at a memorial event (...)

Dr Tim Aubry of the University of Ottawa will meet housing officials in Dublin City Council.

A radical Canadian experiment to tackle homelessness has resulted in significant savings across hospital, mental health, criminal justice and addicti(...)

Spain’s Adolfo Suárez Madrid-Barajas, like many modern airports, is impressive to look at but neglects the comfort of travellers.
Airports in terminal decline
  • Travel
  • April 16, 2016, 03:13

One morning in 1977 Brian Eno, electronica pioneer and former synthesiser player for Roxy Music, was sitting in an airport in Cologne, in what was th(...)