Ireland’s James McClean and manager Mick McCarthy during training ahead of their Euro 2020 qualifier clash with  Denmark. Photograph: Lee Smith/Reuters

The Irish team slipped pretty much unnoticed in and out of the Parken Stadium on Thursday evening with more local interest, it seemed, in registering (...)

King Salman meeting US president Barack Obama in Washington last September. File photograph: AP Photo/Evan Vucci

The atrocity in Paris on November 13th blew away some of the gloom which had settled on a number of major companies. In the first 30 minutes of trad(...)

The prince crossed the 1.6-kilometre Great Belt suspension bridge without police permission. The bridge was closed due to adverse weather conditions. Photograph: Getty Images

Denmark’s crown prince has apologised for ignoring police warnings and crossing the country’s longest suspension bridge during a bad storm.Crown Princ(...)