3564 results

Russian soldiers riding an armoured personnel carrier on August 22nd, 2008, near Igoeti, on the road from Tbilisi to Gori, Georgia. Photograph: Uriel Sinai/Getty Images

Mobile phones ping with a peculiar message in the Georgian village of Ergneti: “Welcome to Russia! ” Tbilisi’s official territory stretches on (...)

An injured member of the Free Syrian Army rests next to his weapon in a safe house in Salah al-Din neighbourhood in central Aleppo yesterday. Photograph: Reuters

Gulf-based supporters have sent a 400-ton shipment of arms to Syria’s outgunned rebels, one of the biggest to reach them in their two-year-old uprisin(...)

Marouane Chamakh hopes for a fresh start at Crystal Palace. Photograph: Christopher Lee/Getty Images

Marouane Chamakh has admitted that a blackmail case, which involved a police investigation in 2011 shortly after he moved to England, destabilised him(...)

Zekia Abdelghari joined protesters outside the Egyptian embassy in Dublin yesday protesting at the reported detention of four Irish citizens  in Cairo. Photograph: Sam Boal/Photocall Ireland

Tánaiste and Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade Eamon Gilmore has expressed concern about Egyptian media reports that four Irish citizens detained(...)

A Syrian military soldier holds his Ak-47 with a sticker of president Bashar Assad and Arabic that reads, “Syria is fine,” as he stands guard at a checkpoint on Baghdad Street in Damascus yesterday. Photograph: AP Photo/Hassan Ammar

“I’m so sorry I cannot invite you to my home to eat and drink,” says Sameer Qardan (66) with an apologetic smile. “I would love to host you properly. (...)

Former  Bolton Wanderers striker Johan Elmander has joined Norwich City on loan. Photograph: Rebecca Naden/PA Wire

Norwich have further strengthened their attacking options by completing a season-long loan deal for Galatasaray forward Johan Elmander. The 32-year-ol(...)

A man and his son drive past a building once used as offices for the Freedom and Justice Party that was linked to the Muslim Brotherhood in Cairo. The Egyptian police yesterday arrested Mohammed Badie, spiritual leader of the Muslim Brotherhood, hours after a court ordered the release of former President Hosni Mubarak. Photograph: Bryan Denton/The New York Times

Concern for the fate of four Irish siblings detained during unrest in Cairo has increased following reports in the Egyptian media that they are amo(...)

The Grouse Lodge recording studios in Westmeath

As Paddy Kelly digs in on sun-soaked Malta, his son’s former business partner is still battling away back home. The entertainment entrepreneur Paddy D(...)

Supporters of Egypt’s Muslim Brotherhood stormed and torched a government building in Cairo today, while families tried to identify hundreds of mut(...)

Kuwait has banned the television show of a prominent Sunni Muslim cleric, accused of instigating hatred with speeches and comments on social media calling for arming rebels fighting the army of Syrian president Bashar al-Assad (pictured). Photograph: SANA/Handout via Reuters.

Kuwait has banned the television show of a prominent Sunni Muslim cleric, accused of instigating hatred with speeches and comments on social media ca(...)

  • « First
  • Prev
  • 342
  • 343
  • 344
  • 345
  • 346
  • 347
  • 348
  • Next
  • Last »