Friday, July 19, 2019
John Downing: Taoiseach can't avoid Brexit in his 'high-wire act' on election   File photo Taoiseach Leo Varadkar. Photo:Damien Eagers Brexit will have a say in the timing of any general election and must influence Taoiseach Leo Varadkar's thinking on the issue. It...
Brazilian presidential candidate stabbed while campaigning File photo: Jair Bolsonaro campaigns at Madureira market in Rio de Janeiro (Silvia Izquierdo/AP) Brazilian far-right and poll-leading presidential candidate Jair Bolsonaro was stabbed in the abdomen while campaigning on Thursday for next month's election,...
Tories refusal to allow Theresa May take 'pragmatic' apprach to Brexit risking 'no deal', Phil Hogan warns EU Agriculture Commissioner Phil Hogan. Photo: Reuters A DEAL resolving the Irish border crux can be achieved if Britain makes the necessary compromises, Irish...
Nina Cried Power EP review: 'Far from being weighed down by public expectation, Hozier has only become more joyously powerful' 4 stars Hozier, Nina Cried PowerIrish musician Andrew Hozier-Byrne, known as Hozier Picture: Getty That Andrew Hozier-Byrne can write a barnstorming, arms-around-the-world...
The best takes on Donald Trump’s ‘Treason?’ tweet This is what the quote tweet feature was made for. Donald Trump was outraged on Twitter (Susan Walsh/AP) It doesn’t take much for the US President to offer his opinion on Twitter. Last night, following...
CervicalCheck in talks over extending laboratory contracts CervicalCheck to extend contracts with US laboratories Government had been under pressure to stop outsourcing cervical screening The delay in the return of many test results is expected to continue Vicky Phelan...
Barack Obama launches scathing attack on Donald Trump Barack Obama delivering his speech, inset Donald Trump mocking the former President at a rally Former US President Barack Obama assailed President Donald Trump and Republicans on Friday, urging Democrats to deliver a...
Brazil presidential candidate in surgery after being stabbed Officials said Jair Bolsonaro was in stable condition, though his son said he had suffered severe blood loss. Jair Bolsonaro is undergoing surgery (Eraldo Peres/AP) A leading presidential candidate in Brazil is undergoing surgery...
Man (19) arrested on suspicion of murder after shop worker (62) stabbed to death Locals paid tribute to Joan Hoggett, an employee at the One Stop Stop Shop in Sea Road, Fulwell, who died following an incident on Wednesday night Police...
New thinking on funding for fairer tuition fees is needed, says DCU chief (stock photo) A university president has called for a radical new approach to third-level funding that would limit the number of students paid for by the State, while...

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