Saturday, January 19, 2019
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...
Fervour, faith and a fibreglass Francis as Knock gets ready As Knock gets ready for the Pope, Donal Lynch visits the town where knick-knacks and faith exist side by side A statue of Pope Francis in a shop window in Knock,...
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...
TV review: Contrarian feminist has choice words for Beyoncé and #MeToo An incorrigible contrarian: Greer was scathing about many actresses at the Oscars Germaine Bloody Greer (BBC2). Those were my exact words as I sat down to watch this profile of...
Ministers told: 'Don't mention Brexit in front of the royals' Britain's Prince Charles and Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall pictured as they took a stroll along Derrynane beach during their visit to Caherdaniel Co Kerry. Picture Credit: Frank McGrath Government ministers were...
'I never called whistleblower a paedophile,' editor tells tribunal judge Irish Independent Editor Fionnán Sheahan at the tribunal yesterday Irish Independent Editor Fionnán Sheahan denied telling a former 'Sunday Independent' editor that Garda whistleblower Maurice McCabe was a "paedophile", saying her...
Cannabis oil medication confiscated from boy (12) with severe epilepsy has been returned Charlotte Caldwell, and her son Billy REUTERS/Peter Nicholls/File Photo The medicinal cannabis oil which was confiscated from the mother of epileptic 12-year-old Billy Caldwell has been released, a...
Damian Marley says US presidency has become ‘entertainment’ under Donald Trump Marley also spoke about Kanye West and Kendrick Lamar. The US presidency under Donald Trump has become ‘entertainment’, reggae star Damian Marley has said (Niall Carson/PA) Damian Marley has said the...
Stephen Hawking laid to rest between graves of Newton and Darwin The world-famous physicist’s first wife Jane was among those laying flowers during the service at Westminster Abbey. Jane Hawking lays flowers as the ashes of Professor Stephen Hawking are laid...
Every ambassador in the world invited to U2's NY concert New details emerge of charm offensive to win Security Council seat U2 perform during their ‘U2: The Joshua Tree Tour’ at Croke Park in Dublin last July. Photo: Clodagh Kilcoyne Ireland is...

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