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:...
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...
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...

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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 was officially signed into law...

Opinion Comment

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...
Adjustment Day by Chuck Palahniuk - Dystopian satire with a stark warning for US Fiction: Adjustment Day, Chuck Palahniuk, Jonathan Cape, hardback, 336 pages, €18 Stranger than fiction: Chuck Palahniuk's life has had several twists and turnsFight ClubAdjustment Day by Chuck...
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...
Duffy's circus: The power couple with eyes on the prize With their considerable communications ­savvy, Dragons' Den star Gavin Duffy and his wife Orlaith Carmody are sure to ­deliver a slick ­campaign to dethrone ­President Michael D ­Higgins. John Meagher...
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 a cave pray during a...
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,...

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