Saturday, April 20, 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...

News Irish News

Kirsty Blake Knox: Last gasp for shiny-floor TV dictator Simon Cowell? New panel: Robbie, Ayda, host Dermot O'Leary, Louis T and Simon Cowell. Photo: Ian West/PA WireLouis WalshThe Mamma Mia 2 press...

Petty squabbles won’t help any candidate

Petty squabbles won’t help any candidate President Higgins at the Leinster hurling final in 2017 If the upcoming presidential election is going to anything like the last few weeks then we are in...

News World News

Thailand seeks control over movies about cave rescue The story of the young footballers’ rescue from flooded caves gripped the world. Duangpetch Promthep, one of the boys rescued from the flooded cave in...

Adams’ grandchildren lucky to escape attack unscathed

Adams' grandchildren lucky to escape attack unscathed Ex-Sinn Fein leader urges those who threw explosive device at his house to 'come and meet me' Former Sinn Fein president Gerry Adams at a press...

APLICATIONS

Acid thrown on boy (3) in shop attack

Acid thrown on boy (3) in shop attack Handout CCTV photo by West Mercia Police of three men, who police are looking for in connection...

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