Growing calls for Howlin to resign

Growing calls for Howlin to resign Labour leader Brendan Howlin. Photo: Frank McGrath A fifth Labour Party councillor has called for Brendan Howlin to facilitate a leadership contest. Cllr Martina Genockey, a member of the party's Executive...

Fake news ‘could disrupt presidential and European elections’, warns TD

Fake news 'could disrupt presidential and European elections', warns TD Regulation of tech giants can end 'Wild West of politics', says FF computer scientist TD James Lawless in Sallins, Co Kildare. Photo: Tony Gavin The forthcoming presidential...

Cheaper bicycle repairs are part of FF plans

Cheaper bicycle repairs are part of FF plans Stock picture Reduced tax on bicycle repairs and a review of speed limits are among a series of new Fianna Fáil proposals aimed at getting more people cycling. The...

School’s out, work’s in… for summer

School's out, work's in... for summer With many students spending the holidays after exams toiling to save for college, Ireland's well-known faces tell Tanya Sweeney what they learned from their first jobs Work experience: Jesse Eisenberg...

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University Challenge’s Bobby Seagull says he turned down Celebrity Big Brother The former quiz show contestant says he wants to be ‘the Jamie Oliver of maths’. Bobby Seagull found fame on University Challenege (Argos/PA) Author and former...

Fine Gael rebels set to defy Taoiseach and back Duffy’s Áras bid

Fine Gael rebels set to defy Taoiseach and back Duffy's Áras bid Seán Gallagher may also join race for presidency Gavin Duffy making his pitch for a nomination at a special meeting of Carlow County Council...

Defense rests in trial of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort

Defense rests in trial of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort Paul Manafort, President Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman (Jose Luis Magana/AP) Attorneys for Paul Manafort rested their case on Tuesday without calling any witnesses, including...

Ivanka to be ‘trotted out’ to woo female voters turned off by her dad

Ivanka to be 'trotted out' to woo female voters turned off by her dad Ivanka Trump. Photo: Reuters Ivanka Trump flexes her muscles as she poses with members of the Girls of Steel Robotics initiative during...

Leaving Certificate 2018: Seven students celebrating eight H1s as more pupils achieve top grades

Leaving Certificate 2018: Seven students celebrating eight H1s as more pupils achieve top grades Students receive their Leaving Certificate results at Mount Temple secondary school in Dublin Photo: Mark Condren/INMStudents receive their Leaving Certificate results at...

Brendan Keenan: Can Ireland have national health without an NHS?

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