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Senator Gerard Craughwell bows out of presidential race

Senator Gerard Craughwell bows out of presidential race Independent Senator Gerard Craughwell. Photo: Pic Tom Burke The Presidential race has claimed its first causality in the form of Independent senator Gerard Craughwell. The Galway man, who repeatedly...

31 killed in explosion at Pakistan polling station

31 killed in explosion at Pakistan polling station The violence comes during a general election to bring about Pakistan’s third civilian government. Pakistani volunteers and security officers visit the site of a bombing in Quetta (AP) A...

‘We can develop Bray Wanderers into a club we can be proud of’ –...

'We can develop Bray Wanderers into a club we can be proud of' - Struggling Seagulls appoint new owner 16 July 2018; A general view of Bray Wanderers Carlisle Grounds at Quinsborough Rd, Ravenswell, Bray,...

Human rights protections after exit ‘must cover whole of Ireland’

Human rights protections after exit 'must cover whole of Ireland' Stock picture The whole of Ireland should enjoy the same human rights protections after Brexit, an influential watchdog has said. Northern Ireland's Human Rights Commission said the...

‘Bethany loved life and had a heart of gold’ – ‘heartbroken’ parents of girl...

'Bethany loved life and had a heart of gold' - 'heartbroken' parents of girl (14) who died in suspected drugs-related death Bethany Devlin-McCrone The parents of a 14-year-old girl who died in a suspected drugs-related death...

New Zealand to charge visitors €20 ‘tourist tax’ to enter the country

New Zealand to charge visitors €20 'tourist tax' to enter the country New Zealand plans to charge visitors up to NZ$35, but are taxes the best way to tackle overtourism? Bungee-jumping, Kawarau suspension bridge, founded by...

EU must challenge UK stalling on Brexit – Mary Lou McDonald

EU must challenge UK stalling on Brexit - Mary Lou McDonald Mary Lou McDonald urged Michel Barnier to push for an additional meeting of European leaders. Mary Lou McDonald (Niall Carson/PA)New face: Britain’s newly appointed chief...

Trump says China is ‘vicious,’ using US farmers as trade pawns

Trump says China is 'vicious,' using US farmers as trade pawns Mr Trump is showing no let-up in his war of words with major economies (AP) US President Donald Trump accused China on Wednesday of targeting...

Marlet wins approval for College Green site

Marlet wins approval for College Green site The plan is to include a 520-seat venue. Stock image Marlet Property Group has been cleared to demolish the nine-storey College House on College Green in Dublin and replace...

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