EU fails to reach crucial deal on migration crisis at ‘mini-summit’

EU fails to reach crucial deal on migration crisis at 'mini-summit' French President Emmanuel Macron is welcomed by European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker at the emergency summit in Brussels. Photo: ReutersGerman Chancellor Angela Merkel. Photo:...

Any election is madness while Brexit uncertainty continues

Any election is madness while Brexit uncertainty continues Political rhetoric and posturing should be toned down as the Brexit deadline draws nearer, writes Brian Hayes WARNING: Angela Merkel said hard Brexit could hit ‘liquidity’. Photo: Markus...

Women’s next great battle is winning the right to be just as useless as...

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Stepaside garda work will start before vote, says Ross

Stepaside garda work will start before vote, says Ross Minister Shane Ross. Photo: Gareth Chaney, Collins Building works to allow for the re-opening of Stepaside garda station will have begun before the next general election, Shane...

Leaving Cert is getting longer with extra days to tackle more subjects

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White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders ‘told to leave restaurant because she works...

White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders 'told to leave restaurant because she works for Trump' White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders (Jacquelyn Martin/AP) White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders was told to leave...

Italy seeks to have 1,000 migrants on boats returned to Africa, says aid group

Italy seeks to have 1,000 migrants on boats returned to Africa, says aid group Italy, under a new anti-migrant government, has refused to let aid groups dock in Italian ports, The Alexander Maersk merchant vessel, believed...

Protesters swarm Iran’s Grand Bazaar in Tehran – reports

Protesters swarm Iran’s Grand Bazaar in Tehran – reports Shopkeepers closed their stalls amid protests over the country’s troubled economy. A group of protesters chant slogans at the old grand bazaar in Tehran (ILNA via AP) Protesters...

Leo Varadkar: ‘It’s not my job to help Theresa May – the UK public...

Leo Varadkar: 'It's not my job to help Theresa May - the UK public voted for Brexit' Taoiseach Leo Varadkar and British Prime Minister Theresa May. Photo: Carl Court/Getty Images TAOISEACH Leo Varadkar has said it...

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