Saturday, August 18, 2018

New York Times under fire for ‘homophobic’ cartoon depicting Trump and Putin in gay...

New York Times under fire for 'homophobic' cartoon depicting Trump and Putin in gay relationship US President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin after their meeting at the Presidential Palace in...

Fianna Fail to announce in September plans to contest elections in Northern Ireland

Fianna Fail to announce in September plans to contest elections in Northern Ireland Micheal Martin Picture: Steve HumphreysTaoiseach Leo Varadkar at Derrynane House, Co Kerry last week. Photo: Frank McGrath Fianna Fáil is...

Summertime and the politicians are leaving

Summertime and the politicians are leaving TDs absent for months. A needless presidential election. Just as well we've no big problems, writes Gene Kerrigan Another summer, another long, long, long political holiday. It's...

Irish journalist responds to online abuse for wishing England well at the World Cup

Irish journalist responds to online abuse for wishing England well at the World Cup Enda Brady of Sky Sports Irish journalist Enda Brady has responded to online abuse he has suffered while he...

Mesut Ozil retires from international football with damning statement citing ‘racism and disrespect’

Mesut Ozil retires from international football with damning statement citing 'racism and disrespect' Mesut Ozil has retired from international football Mesut Ozil has announced his retirement from international football with Germany after accusing...

€16.9m spent on diplomatic properties as rents soar

€16.9m spent on diplomatic properties as rents soar Four locations in Brussels came to €1,424,653. Photo: Reuters The State spent €16.9m on rent for embassies, consulates and housing for diplomats in 2017, as...

Cyber attacks and fake news ‘pose risk’ to elections, report warns

Cyber attacks and fake news 'pose risk' to elections, report warns Irish elections are exposed to interference through cyber attacks and the spread of disinformation or fake news, a high-level government report...

Theresa May bows to pressure from hardline Brexiteers

Theresa May bows to pressure from hardline Brexiteers May yields ground to pro-Brexit critics of her plan Concessions may make it even harder for EU to accept plan Debate on customs law...

The City Always Wins takes top prize at Authors’ Awards

The City Always Wins takes top prize at Authors’ Awards Omar Robert Hamilton’s debut novel won the £10,000 award. Omar Robert Hamilton (SOA) Omar Robert Hamilton’s debut novel about the Egyptian revolution has won...

Independents have vital voice in campaign for Presidency

Independents have vital voice in campaign for Presidency In a 'republic of opportunity', independent candidates should be able to take part in the election more easily, writes Fidelma Healy Eames Pádraig O Céidigh....

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Northern Ireland farmers accuse EU of playing political ‘football’ over cross-border...

Northern Ireland farmers accuse EU of playing political ‘football’ over cross-border trade Conservative and Labour MPs were also accused of ignoring the impact of Brexit...

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