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Recent interventions by US president Joe Biden confirm that the trend on corporate tax rates globally, which had been falling in recent years, is now very much reversing. Photograph: Jim Watson/AFP via Getty Images

In late February, when the new US treasury secretary, Janet Yellen, strongly backed the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development corpora(...)

The annual rosebowl tournament contested by Dublin golf clubs was won by Castle, with Elm Park a close second. Photograph: Getty Images

Galway’s online congress held over the weekend attracted strong fields that included a number of out-of-state competitors in the main events. Victo(...)

Vice-president Kamala Harris. File photograph: Michael M Santiago/Getty

Shortly after she made history as America’s first woman and woman of colour to serve as vice-president,  Harris is wrapping up her first (...)

Francis Bacon’s Three Studies for Figures at the Base of a Crucifixion: Before the solitary figure on the cross, we come face to face with ourselves and our world, our fragility, division and woundedness.

This time last year, Covid-19 entered our world like a bolt. As I concluded a packed Confirmation ceremony I was told new restrictions were coming int(...)

Former minister and Kerry footballer Jimmy Deenihan is pictured during a 2019 visit to Nyaminyagwe village in Bugiri District, Uganda. Irish charity Goal has helped to build a water borehole to provide the  community with access to clean water.

There is, it would appear, a life after politics. And football. Former minister, TD, senator, and five time All-Ireland winning Kerry footballer Jimmy(...)

Supt Adrian Gamble speaking  outside Midleton Garda Station on Monday about the discovery of the human  remains. Photograph: Michael Mac Sweeney/Provision

Gardaí investigating the discovery of human remains near Midleton in East Cork are exploring the possibility they may be those of an elderly woman whi(...)

US president Joe Biden signs three documents at the US Capitol after being sworn in as the 46th president of the US. Photograph: Jim Lo Scalzo/Pool/AFP via Getty Images

US president Joe Biden has signed an executive order paving the way for the US to rejoin the Paris climate agreement, reversing one of the signature m(...)

US president Donald Trump and first lady Melania make their way to board Marine One before departing from the South Lawn of the White House on Wednesday. Photograph:  Mandel Ngan/AFP via Getty

Former president Donald Trump vowed to return “in some form” as he left the White House for the final time as president on Wednesday. Speaking to jou(...)

US president-elect Joe Biden arrives at Joint Base Andrews in Maryland on Tuesday, January 19th. Photograph: Doug Mills/The New York Times

President-elect Joe Biden touched down in Washington DC on Tuesday, ahead of his inauguration on Wednesday as the 46th president of the United States.(...)

The invite for Donald Trump’s sendoff specifies that masks must be worn and that attendees are permitted to bring up to five guests. Photograph: Getty Images

Donald Trump has announced plans for an alternative presidential sendoff on the same day as Joe Biden’s inauguration. The outgoing president has issu(...)

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