Monday, October 22, 2018
16 Labour councillors back Brendan Howlin's leadership after quartet call for him to step down Brendan Howlin. Photo: INM A group of 16 Labour Party councillors have issued a statement in support of Brendan Howlin’s leadership The statement follows calls from four...
'This year it is bigger and brighter than ever' - thousands take to streets for Belfast Pride parade The celebration comes amid a week of political controversy linked to the event. People taking part in the Belfast Pride parade set off...

Life

Happy Glamper: You'll find planes, trains and even a tank in Enniscrone's new glamping village Undertaker David McGowan attracted ­ global headlines when he brought a 767 jet to a ­Sligo ­seaside town. But will his odd idea for a...
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 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...
Now the President takes on the bookies President Donald Trump speaks to a large crowd on August 2, 2018 at the Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza in Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania. Picture: Getty When President Higgins told Darren Frehill on RTE...
Eilis O'Hanlon: Mary Lou's quick U-turn on a border poll shows who really runs Sinn Fein The Sinn Fein chief will never truly be leader of her party until she faces down hardliners in the North, writes Eilis O'Hanlon NOVICE LEADER:...
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...
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 O'Brien Stock Image How great is Ireland's...

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...

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