The claim of being the Greatest Country in the World is almost quaint.

If you’re in a taxi travelling from JFK, the sudden appearance of the stacked buildings of Manhattan is always breath-taking. Gets me every time. Then(...)

US president Donald Trump has committed the United States to an open-ended conflict in Afghanistan. Photograph: Carolyn Kaster/AP

Nato allies on Tuesday welcomed US president Donald Trump’s decision to commit more forces to Afghanistan, as part of a new US strategy he said would (...)

Killarney Legion GAA Club juvenile members create a comical scene to show Killarney Town Council being abolished and chased out of town by ‘Enda Kenny’ and ‘Phil Hogan’. Picture: Eamonn Keogh (MacMonagle, Killarney)

The ending of the town councils dominated parades in Kerry’s major towns yesterday, with concerns raised about the future of St Patrick’s Day i(...)