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Russian opposition figure  and anti-corruption activist Alexei Navalny: Germany said he was poisoned by a Novichok nerve agent. Photograph: Yuri Kochetkov/EPA

Few people had heard of the nerve agent Novichok until 2018, when western officials accused Russia of having used it in the attempted assassination o(...)

Russian opposition activist Alexei Navalny: Fell ill on a flight back to Moscow from Siberia on August 20th. Photograph: Sergei Ilnitsky/EPA

Angela Merkel has demanded an explanation from the Kremlin after stating that Alexei Navalny, the Russian opposition activist, was poisoned with the c(...)

Russian opposition activist Alexei Navalny. File photograph: Sergei Ilnitsky/EPA

German doctors treating Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny for a suspected poisoning have said he is still in an induced coma but his condition (...)

UK prime minister Boris Johnson won a landslide victory in the December 2019 election. Photograph: Jessica Taylor/EPA/UK parliament handout

Hackers backed by the Russian state are trying to steal Covid-19 vaccine and treatment research from academic and pharmaceutical institutions around t(...)

David Flynn with this specimen bream of 11.37lb caught on the River Erne, Belturbet, Co Cavan, in May 2019.

At the time of writing, maybe, just maybe, the signs suggest we may get to wet a line before the end of season. I, for one anyway, continue to remain (...)

Dr June Almeida  was internationally renowned for her pioneering electron microscope techniques. Photograph:  Norman James/Toronto Star via Getty Images

The first person to see a human coronavirus was raised in a Glasgow tenement and left school at 16. Dr June Almeida (1930-2007), internationally renow(...)

Bulgaria’s prime minister Boyko Borisov: critics accuse him of trying to curry favour with the West amid corruption allegations.  Photograph:  Ludovic Marin

A string of lurid spying and corruption scandals has soured the traditionally warm relations between Russia and Bulgaria, prompting Moscow’s foreign i(...)

Phillip Cahill is originally from Salthill in Galway, but now lives in Wales, where he staffs an ambulance rapid response car

Each week - even on Christmas week - Irish Times Abroad meets an Irish person working in an interesting job overseas. This week, we spoke Ph(...)

Mason Mount of Chelsea celebrates after scoring his team’s second goal during the  match between Chelsea FC and Aston Villa at Stamford Bridge. Photograph: Mike Hewitt/Getty Images

A US financier who co-owns the Los Angeles Dodgers baseball team has tabled a takeover offer to acquire London’s Chelsea Football Club from Russian ol(...)

The UK  is about to leave the main political-economic club on the continent without any broader strategy as to how it will manage its relationship with that organisation. Photograph:  Olivier Matthys/Pool/AFP via Getty Images

Beyond vague slogans and nostalgic evocation of bygone glories, Brexiteers have always struggled to articulate a coherent vision of Britain’s place in(...)

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