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An  empty frame at Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, in Boston, US, which used to house a Rembrandt stolen in 1990. Photograph: Brooks Kraft/Corbis via Getty Images

The proceeds of the largest art heist in history may be in Ireland, after being given to the IRA by murdered Boston gangster Whitey Bulger, a prominen(...)

Bergen: Disney’s ‘Frozen’ features the city’s landscape and architecture. Photograph: iStock
A whale of a time in Bergen
  • Europe
  • August 11, 2018, 06:00

On my short KLM flight from Amsterdam to the city of Bergen, Norway, I accidentally get into a rather heated conversation with a Texan oilman about Am(...)

Poppy, Jemima, Humpty, Little Ted, Big Ted. from the BBC children’s series Play School. We need them now more than ever

Looking ahead at the telly schedules for 2018, I see many, many reboots and sequels. This can be a good thing, Netflix’s remake of Norman Lear’s One D(...)

William Crozier’s work from ‘The Edge of the Landscape

William Crozier: The Edge of the Landscape Uillinn West Cork Arts Centre, Skibereen, Co Cork *** When Tony O’Malley painted landscapes he made cle(...)

Norwegian Air  will begin flying to the US east coast from Belfast, Cork, Dublin and Shannon.

Irish Antarctic explorer Tom Crean will feature on the tailfin of Norwegian Air International aircraft flying transatlantic routes from the Republic t(...)

Eugeen Van Mieghem: Refugees, 1914, Black Chalk, 35 x 47 cm. Image courtesy of Eugeen Van Mieghem Museum, Antwerp

We know the past through books and art. Close my eyes, and Paris in the late 1800s is a place of Degas dancers, Manet’s A Bar at the Folies-Bergère, a(...)

Meule (Grainstack)by Claude Monet sold for $84.4 million.

The top price for art at auction worldwide in 2016 was achieved at Christie’s, New York, where a French Impressionist painting Meule (Grainstack)by Cl(...)

The big international auction houses are finalising plans for their end-of-year art auctions but 2016 prices seem unlikely to break any records. In 2(...)

Irish soccer fans  watch Ireland playing Sweden in the Living Room bar on Cathal Brugha Street in Dublin. Photograph: Aidan Crawley

“It’s our best European Championships since 1988,” says a man ordering a pint of stout seconds after the final whistle blows. He wasn’t wrong and that(...)

The Oslo Opera House: home to geriatricians who hosted the 2015 European Union Geriatric Medicine Society congress.

I hate to miss the opening ceremonies of European geriatric medicine conferences, with the individual interplay between this most complex of medical (...)

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