Tuesday, March 19, 2019

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Rescue ships dock in Spain as migrant debate simmers across Europe The 930-mile journey across the Mediterranean from Sicily to Valencia took nearly a week. Migrants finally arrived in Valencia (Alberto Saiz/AP) Ships in the Aquarius aid convoy docked on Sunday at...
'It's obscene, madness...' - schools 'ban pupils from running' after insurance bill soars (Stock image) Children are banned from running and kicking footballs in schoolyards because of soaring insurance costs, a Fine Gael TD has said. Dublin Fingal TD Alan Farrell said...
Political grudges stalling action on housing crisis The breakdown in relations between FG's Eoghan Murphy and FF's Darragh O'Brien could affect an election Sinn Fein housing spokesman Eoin O Broin marked Eoghan Murphy’s first year as Minister for Housing with a...
First boat in Aquarius convoy carrying 630 migrants docks in Spain Migrants are met by emergency workers after descending the Italian coast guard vessel Dattilo upon arrival at the eastern port of Valencia, Spain (AP Photo/Alberto Saiz) The first Italian government...
World at our feet as festival of football kicks off John Giles, Eamon Dunphy and Liam Brady The World Cup has returned, and while my love for association football has waned over the years, I for one am jolly well excited...
RTE presenter Helen Carroll selling her dream home with screenwriter hubbie Peter McKenna The award-winning ‘Ear to the Ground’ presenter is set to sell the contemporary Kilkenny home that first brought her to rural living Helen outside her rural Co Kilkenny...
'You've abused the trust placed in you' - Former Trump campaign manager jailed ahead of criminal trial Since Paul Manafort was first indicted last October, he has remained on home confinement, required to wear an electronic-monitoring device Paul Manafort, former campaign...
My cultural life: pianist Dearbhla Collins Dearbhla CollinsBilly JoelAlone in BerlinUnbearable Lightness of Being Dearbhla Collins is one of Ireland's foremost pianists. She performs recitals with singers Benjamin Appl, Patricia Bardon and Tara Erraught. She also regularly works with Dame Ann...
Works by William Blake and ‘dazzling sun’ artist to go on show at Tate Olafur Eliasson will showcase a large-scale exhibition as well as an outdoor work. Visitors responding to Olafur Eliasson’s installation The Weather Project at Tate Modern in 2003...
The plates may be moving, but who knows in which direction Deep divisions remain between North and South - and within the North itself INCLUSIVE: Arlene Foster wants DUP to broaden appeal Pic: AFP/Getty As I was ruminating on the implications of...

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