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Proinnsias O’Duinn conducts Our Lady’s Choral Society’s 21st annual performance of ‘Messiah on the Street’ on Fishamble Street, Dublin. Photograph: Alan Betson

In fast-moving modern times, tradition can often be seen to be less important than progress and innovation. Indeed, it may be seen as holding back pro(...)

Stock image of a young reporter at work. “Back in no-low-fares, no-internet 1990, being on the Paris-based Journalists in Europe (JE) programme was like stepping into another world; or, perhaps more precisely, just stepping into the world.” File photograph: iStockPhoto/Getty

It was idealistic, fun, paid for by others, and it involved travel – lots of travel. Even today it would be a young journalist’s dream. But back in n(...)

Bomb plotting suspect Jaber al-Bakr apparently took his own life in a detention centre in Leipzig. Photograph: AFP/Getty Images

Saxony’s police and state government have come under fire after an Islamic State bombing suspect was found dead in his cell in an apparent suicide, b(...)

 German police outside of the apartment building where Syrian terror suspect Jaber al-Bakr was arrested in Leipzig on Monday. Photograph:   Carsten Koall/Getty Images

Chancellor Angela Merkel has praised a Syrian man who overpowered a would-be Islamic State bomber, bound him up with electric cable and handed him ove(...)

German police and crime scene investigators exit an apartment complex in the Pausdorf district of Leipzig, Germany, on October 10th, 2016. Photograph: Hendrik Schmidt/EPA/Getty Images

A Syrian man who came to Germany during a migrant influx into the country last year was arrested on Monday after a weekend manhunt on suspicion of pla(...)

Chris Martin of Coldplay performs at the Glastonbury Festival at Worthy Farm, Pilton in 2011. A spokesman for MCD said there is currently no second date planned, despite the band announcing second dates in Brussels, Gothenburg, Cariff and Paris this morning.  Photograph: Dave Hogan/Getty Images

Tickets for Coldplay’s 2017 tour which hits Croke Park next July have sold out. The tickets ranging in price from €69.50 - €144, went on sale at 9am(...)

Harry Kessler, 1906, by Edvard Munch. Photograph: © National Museums, Berlin/

Taking centre stage in Berlin was the dapper Count Harry Kessler, Germany’s original hipster. Kessler is so cool that, though dead almost 80 years, h(...)

Angela Hewitt. Photograoh: Maria Teresa De Luca

One of the classical music’s most celebrated artists, pianist Angela Hewitt, returns to Ireland to begin a major international project, performing th(...)

The anti-Islam group Pegida march in Dresden following the Charlie Hebdo massacre. German chancellor Angela Merkel has said she will attend a vigil organised by German Muslim groups and reiterated that Islam is ‘a part of Germany’. Photograph: Arno Burgi/EPA

In Berlin about 10,000 people have gathered before the Brandenburg Gate for a vigil organised by Germany’s Muslim community. At the event, attended by(...)

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