Sunday, May 19, 2019

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...

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...

Israel accused of racism after passing ‘divisive nation-state law

Israel accused of racism after passing ‘divisive nation-state law Opponents denounce bill as 'apartheid' Benjamin Netanyahu said the law’s passage is ‘pivotal’. Photo: AP Israel's parliament has passed a divisive law declaring that only...

‘Unfairness and discrimination against young people’ – TDs to file report on new road...

'Unfairness and discrimination against young people' - TDs to file report on new road traffic laws and rural drivers Testimony: Mattie McGrath Rural TDs who opposed strict new road traffic laws are expected...

Alabama congresswoman wins run-off despite lingering Trump loyalty questions

Alabama congresswoman wins run-off despite lingering Trump loyalty questions Martha Roby triumphed despite previous criticism of the president during his 2016 candidacy. Martha Roby will go forward to the November vote (AP) US congresswoman...

Mesut Ozil insists picture with Turkish President ‘had no political intentions’

Mesut Ozil insists picture with Turkish President 'had no political intentions' Mesut Ozil has been under fire in Germany Mesut Ozil has no regrets over posing for a photograph with Turkey's president Recep...

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...

Television review: ‘Boris’ is leaving the building

Television review: 'Boris' is leaving the building Boris Johnson (Sky News) Boris Johnson and wife Marina Wheeler leave Westminster. Photo: Isabel Infantes/PA Wire On Sky and other news channels, you could see the...

Japan and EU to sign trade deal eliminating nearly all tariffs

Japan and EU to sign trade deal eliminating nearly all tariffs The accord appears to defy global tensions sparked by the protectionist policies of Donald Trump’s administration. A man walks by an electronic...

The unbreakable spirit of Mandela

The unbreakable spirit of Mandela History: The ­Prison ­Letters of ­Nelson ­Mandela, Edited by Sahm Venter, Liveright Publishing, hardback, 640 pages, €31.40 Unbending willpower: Nelson Mandela spent 27 years in prison. Photo: David...

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Victoria & Albert Museum serves up tasty subject for new exhibition

Victoria & Albert Museum serves up tasty subject for new exhibition The museum’s director said ‘there was no shame’ in putting on exhibitions with a...

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