Sunday, February 17, 2019

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

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 on Northern Ireland. The border in the village...

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...

Travel

Co Galway: Time again to arise and go   Thoor Ballylee, the Hiberno-Norman tower described by Seamus Heaney as the most important building in Ireland.Melt your stress away at the Galmont Hotel and...

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...

Business Brexit

UK watchdog and EU tell banks to prepare for hard Brexit Regulator seeks safeguards and contingencies Financial firms may lose EU market access abruptly Transition deal has yet to be ratified British...

Entertainment Theatre & Arts

To she, or not to she - that is the question As theatre groups sign up to 'gender-blind casting', Alan Stanford says it is right to cast the best actor for a...

Ireland will have ‘hardest border in Europe’ if UK doesn’t reach Brexit deal, ally...

Ireland will have 'hardest border in Europe' if UK doesn't reach Brexit deal, ally of Merkel warns Taoiseach Leo Varadkar and British Prime Minister Theresa May in Downing Street discussing Brexit developments...

Dr Ciara Kelly: ‘The right have risen in a way we haven’t seen since...

Dr Ciara Kelly: 'The right have risen in a way we haven't seen since before World War II' 'The left is ceding power because it is too busy arguing over semantics' I originally...

State to hire 500 staff at ports and airports if the UK crashes out

State to hire 500 staff at ports and airports if the UK crashes out Most jobs will be concentrated in Dublin given the size and capacity of Dublin port and airport More than...

Spanish hotel chain worth checking out in long term

Spanish hotel chain worth checking out in long term Share watch Click to view full size If someone wanted a barometer to measure how the world has changed, especially in the last 60 or...

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France, Germany call for stable EU farm budget post-Brexit

France, Germany call for stable EU farm budget post-Brexit Stock picture France and Germany want the European Union’s agriculture budget to be maintained at its current...

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