The unlikely choice of Argentinian communist guerrilla leader Ernesto “Che” Guevara, hero of the Cuban revolution, as the face of the new €1 postage stamp in Ireland is stoking controversy. Guevara’s father, Ernesto Guevara Lynch, was a civil engineer of Irish descent — and the iconic red and black print of Che was produced by an Another summit, another dog. Russian President Vladimir Putin added a puppy to the litter of canine companions he’s received as gifts. This one is a Central Asian Shepherd called Verny bestowed by the President of Turkmenistan. Putin previously received a Bulgarian shepherd named Buffy from Bulgaria’s Premier in 2010 and an Akita named Yume from a Japanese official in 2012. He also has been given horses and even a tiger.