Farouk King

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One of a set of four oil-on-copper paintings by an unknown artist, that sold for €22,000 – more than 14 times the top estimate (€1,000-€1,500) at Adam’s on Tuesday

Auction Results: Sunday (December 10th) Hegarty’s Auction Rooms, Bandon, Co Cork. Lot 15, an 18ct white gold necklace with an 8.77ct diamond (colour(...)

‘Rags, Bones and Bottles’ by Walter Frederick Osborne, €120,000 (€80,000-€120,000)

Auction results Monday (December 4th) Morgan O’Driscoll Auctioneers, Irish & International Art, RHA, Dublin 2. 80 per cent of lots sold. Lot 50, (...)

 Syria’s president, Bashar al-Assad. Western powers want his removal from office as part of a Syrian peace deal. Photograph: EPA/Syrian Arab News Agency

“Assad must go,” is the constant refrain from US president Barack Obama, French president François Hollande, British prime minister David Cameron and (...)

A general view of the Suez Canal. Photograph: Reuters/Amr Abdallah Dalsh

Nationalist celebrations to inaugurate a major extension of the Suez Canal intended to power an economic turnaround in Egypt began today, as Egyptian (...)

Sunset over Vieux Nice. Photographs: Chris Carmichael/New York Times
Weekend in . . . Nice
  • Travel
  • September 8, 2014, 01:00

Overshadowed by megawatt Riviera neighbours like aristocratic Monaco, red-carpet Cannes and Champagne-soaked Saint-Tropez, France’s fifth-largest c(...)

Tom Finney, who has died aged 91, was perhaps the most complete British footballer of all time, yet he failed to win a single major honour for (...)