Friday, January 18, 2019

Banksy artwork on migration appears in centre of Paris

Banksy artwork on migration appears in centre of Paris One piece shows a child spray-painting wallpaper over a swastika. A migrant takes a picture of graffiti believed to be attributed to street artist...

Higgins is told to stop ‘mumbling’ – and reveal his plan

Higgins is told to stop 'mumbling' - and reveal his plan President Michael D Higgins. Photo: Gerry Mooney President Michael D Higgins has been accused of running a covert campaign for re-election to...

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...

EU nations try to resolve differences over migration

EU nations try to resolve differences over migration Looking for common ground among a few key nations, the informal mini-summit now involves about 16 member states, as others demanded to take part. German...

CYBG-Virgin Money tie-up may start wave of banking deals

CYBG-Virgin Money tie-up may start wave of banking deals PwC global chairman Bob Moritz says mid-tier banks will likely be part of a string of deals. Bob Moritz said smaller lenders were likely...

Entertainment

Benedict Cumberbatch: First-look snap as Vote Leave mastermind revealed Cumberbatch is pictured with a receding hairline for his new role. Benedict Cumberbatch stars as Dominic Cummings(Nick Wall/Channel 4) Benedict Cumberbatch is pictured as Vote...

Erdogan proclaimed winner of Turkey election that brings him sweeping new powers

Erdogan proclaimed winner of Turkey election that brings him sweeping new powers Mr Erdogan said Turkey “will look at its future with so much more trust”. Recep Tayyip Erdogan is granted sweeping new...

Tears and memories of dark times and loss as trailblazers celebrate 25 years of...

Tears and memories of dark times and loss as trailblazers celebrate 25 years of gay rights At the State reception at Dublin Castle last night to mark the 25th anniversary of the...

Willie O’Dea gets RTÉ apology over ‘perjury’ comment

Willie O'Dea gets RTÉ apology over 'perjury' comment Willie O'Dea. Photo: Caroline Quinn Fianna Fáil TD Willie O'Dea has received an apology from RTÉ over comments made on a radio programme in 2017. The...

Line gives help to combat loneliness

Line gives help to combat loneliness Senior Line is a national confidential telephone listening service for older people provided by older trained volunteers. (Stock photo) Sir - Following Alan O'Keeffe's article (Sunday Independent,...

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Countrywide shares slump as estate agent warns over subdued market

Countrywide shares slump as estate agent warns over subdued market Countrywide wants to reduce debt by at least 50% through additional equity finance. Countrywide is tapping...

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