Sunday, February 17, 2019
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...
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 during a Workers’ Party national...
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...
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 Valdes) A right-wing group and counter-protesters...
Fight Like a Girl by Clementine Ford - Fun, frank and fearless feminist manifesto Non-fiction: Fight Like a Girl, Clementine Ford, OneWorld books, paperback, 304 pages, €18.20 Attack: Clementine Ford writes on the rape and murder of Irishwoman Jill Meagher, who...

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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...
Frida: artist of the selfie Radical, passionate and boldly feminist, Mexican artist Frida Kahlo revolutionised the genre of the self-portrait Picture: Nickolas Muray ©. Photo: ArchivesSelf-portrait, Frida Kahlo, 1941 from Frida Kahlo: Making Her Self UpSelf Portrait on the Border between...
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...
'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...
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 Simon Harris, Senator Catherine Noone...

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