George I

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Sir Hans Sloane  - personal physician to three British monarchs

With the Duke and Duchess of Sussex visiting Dublin this week, it’s worth recalling the remarkable life of an Irishman who enjoyed unparalleled access(...)

Lucy Heavey, a DSPCA rescue dog, attends the Dublin Flea Christmas Market. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

1. Majority think Trump presidency is bad for Ireland: A majority of voters believe the election of Donald Trump will be bad for Ireland but they sti(...)

‘The Bang the Door Boys’, a 1944 painting by Jack B Yeats, sold to a private Irish collector for €95,000

Results from three big auctions in Dublin this week suggest the market for fine art and antiques is in robust shape. On Tuesday, Adams Blackrock in so(...)

Daniel Defoe’s other island
  • Europe
  • April 21, 2014, 02:00

The Spanish parliament voted earlier this month against a request by the Catalan regional government to hold a referendum on independence. The(...)