Tuesday, August 14, 2018
Brendan O'Connor: An Taoiseach, mindfulness and the Politics of 'Likes' Leo Varadkar prefers new media to old media, but he should remember that he who lives by social media, dies by social media, says Brendan O'Connor LIKE IT, OR LUMP IT:...
O Ceidigh: 'Release medical records in race for presidency' The former airline boss believes the public's right to know about candidates will be central to this race, writes Niamh Horan HOPEFUL: Padraig O Ceidigh on Barna Pier in Galway Bay. Photo:...
'You end up feeling like a failure' - Today FM's Kelly-Anne Byrne forced to commute to work from Glasgow due to 'extortionate' Dublin rent Today FM presenter and DJ Kelly-Anne Byrne Today FM presenter Kelly-Anne Byrne commutes from Glasgow to Dublin...
Miggledy is right - betting apps are a bloody scourge Dismayed: Michael D Higgins has voiced concern over gambling apps If I'm perfectly honest, I don't have a lot of time for our President's brand of politics. He seems a man stuck...
Trump back on the stump The US president is rallying party support on the campaign trail ahead of vital midterms, writes Ben Riley-Smith in Washington RISKS: Donald Trump. Photo: AP Squint and it could be 2016. Donald Trump on a campaign stage,...
Zimbabwe opposition refuses to accept result Riot police enter the Bronte hotel, where a press conference by Nelson Chamisa was to take place, in Harare. Photo: AP/Jerome Delay Zimbabwe faced further uncertainty yesterday as its opposition leader refused to recognise Emmerson...
North Korea hits back at US over sanctions enforcement Washington’s Secretary of State Mike Pompeo had met his counterpart from Pyongyang in person at a summit in Singapore. US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, left, greets North Korea’s foreign minister Ri...
Presidential hopeful's links with FF TD only revealed after questioning Gavin Duffy (Niall Carson/PA) Presidential hopeful Gavin Duffy only revealed details of his business relationship with a Fianna Fáil TD after he was questioned by the Irish Independent. This newspaper sent queries...

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Breastfeeding: Why are we squandering a natural resource that benefits us all? There is something wrong when you have to bring in nappies but formula is given out free The theme of this year's World Breastfeeding Week is Breastfeeding: Foundation for...
Presidential candidate Gavin Duffy received €10,000 from former Taoiseach Enda Kenny for PR services Presidential candidate Gavin Duffy addressing the Waterford city council. Photo: Patrick Browne PRESIDENTIAL hopeful Gavin Duffy was paid €10,000 for public relations services he provided to former...

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