Cave rescue boys end stay at Buddist temple

Cave rescue boys end stay at Buddist temple The youngsters dedicated their stay to the diver who died during the mission to save them. Members of the Thai football team rescued after almost three weeks in...

Heavy police presence as right-wing rally begins in Portland

Heavy police presence as right-wing rally begins in Portland Patriot Prayer’s leader Joey Gibson is staging a rally in the liberal city, with anti-fascist demonstrators holding their own protest. Protesters line up in Portland (AP Photo/Manuel...

Brazilian Workers’ Party names jailed leader as presidential nominee

Brazilian Workers’ Party names jailed leader as presidential nominee Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva was jailed on corruption charges in March. A man wears a mask depicting the Brazil’s former president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva...

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Let's not give our economy another lash - it's time to slow things down The Government should be in surplus already, and not facing a health overshoot, writes Colm McCarthy Stock image If the Government really believes...

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Varadkar family has a history of facing down British Empire New book reveals how Taoiseach's two uncles were jailed during India's fight for independence, writes Philip Ryan Taoiseach Leo Varadkar. Photo: Steve Humphreys The Indian Independence Act...

Theresa May meets France’s Macron in bid to win support for Brexit plans

Theresa May meets France's Macron in bid to win support for Brexit plans Theresa May was invited to French President Emmanuel Macron’s summer retreat for talks. Theresa May cut short her holiday to hold Brexit talks...

Don’t expect any major changes to the structure of tax system in Budget 2019

Don't expect any major changes to the structure of tax system in Budget 2019 Ireland is a low-tax economy for the low paid, and a high-tax economy for higher earners. Don't expect change, writes Dan...

‘Radical departure’ – five people with disabilities added to State transport boards in a...

'Radical departure' - five people with disabilities added to State transport boards in a bid to improve services Transport Minister Shane Ross (centre) with (left to right) Liam O'Rourke, Kevin Kelly with guide dog Miles,...

Why contracting can make coming home easier for Irish emigrants living abroad

Why contracting can make coming home easier for Irish emigrants living abroad Contract roles can hold lucrative opportunities for Irish people returning from overseas  Contract roles can hold lucrative opportunities for Irish people returning from overseas  For...

How long until sparkle fades and reality bites Simon Harris?

How long until sparkle fades and reality bites Simon Harris? Cancer scandal damages 'hero' of Eighth Amendment referendum victory Celebrating repeal of the Eighth Amendment at Dublin Castle in May were TD Francis Fitzgerald, Health Minister...

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