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Housing row fuels talk of a rift within Fine Gael

Housing row fuels talk of a rift within Fine Gael Catherine Byrne TD It wasn't exactly round two, but there was a decent amount of ducking and diving as Eoghan Murphy and Catherine...

Virgin Media boss sees ‘mobile upside’ after TV turnaround

Virgin Media boss sees 'mobile upside' after TV turnaround Liberty Global's Mike Fries. Photo: JULIEN BEHAL PHOTOGRAPHY. TV3 owner Liberty Global injected "€10m to €15m" into the Irish broadcaster to drive a turnaround,...

Taoiseach meets with Italian Prime Minister in Rome

Taoiseach meets with Italian Prime Minister in Rome TAOISEACH Leo Varadkar is meeting this morning with the Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte on the final day of his Brexit offensive around Europe. The...

Sinn Féin march ‘an insult to IRA victims’

Sinn Féin march 'an insult to IRA victims' Sinn Féin president Mary Lou McDonald. Photo: Frank McGrath Relatives of IRA victims have accused Sinn Féin of "insulting" their loved ones' memories by planning...

Trump better have an appetite for humble pie

Trump better have an appetite for humble pie The Observer from 50 years ago How does the old saying go again: the more things change, the more they stay the same? I couldn't help...

North Korea economy shrinks at sharpest rate in 20 years as sanctions bite

North Korea economy shrinks at sharpest rate in 20 years as sanctions bite North Korean leader Kim Jong-un speaks to officials as he inspects the construction site of a hydroelectric power plant...

Shrine to U2 ‘to put docklands on map’ for fans

Shrine to U2 'to put docklands on map' for fans An artist's impression of how the U2 visitor centre in the Dublin Docklands would look when it is built The new U2 visitor...

In Video: Trump’s Hollywood Walk of Fame star destroyed

In Video: Trump’s Hollywood Walk of Fame star destroyed Visitors helped themselves to pieces of broken stone after a man was arrested by LA police. Donald Trump (AP Photo) Visitors to the Hollywood Walk...

Department’s legislation blunder puts new minerals drilling on hold

Department's legislation blunder puts new minerals drilling on hold Minister Denis Naughten. New drilling for minerals in Ireland is on hold because of a foul-up in the drafting of legislation, the Irish Independent...

‘He had an enthusiasm for life’ – Family friend pays tribute to Irishman tragically...

'He had an enthusiasm for life' - Family friend pays tribute to Irishman tragically killed in Greek wildfires O'Callaghan-Westropp, who died while on his honeymoon after becoming caught up in wildfires that...