Saturday, December 15, 2018

Life

Happy Glamper: You'll find planes, trains and even a tank in Enniscrone's new glamping village Undertaker David McGowan attracted ­ global headlines when he brought a 767 jet to a ­Sligo ­seaside town. But will his odd idea for a...
Heavy police presence as right-wing rally begins in Portland Patriot Prayer’s leader Joey Gibson is staging a rally in the liberal city, with anti-fascist demonstrators holding their own protest. Protesters line up in Portland (AP Photo/Manuel Valdes) A right-wing group and counter-protesters...
Gavin Duffy offloaded property portfolio to settle loans from string of purchases Presidential hopeful had interests in 15 buildings Above: presidential hopeful Gavin Duffy and his wife Orlaith Carmody during Ladies Day at the Galway Races this week. Photo: Mark Condren Presidential...
The Big Tech Show: Facebook in trouble (again) and a new tech bubble Facebook This week Adrian Weckler looks at the list of sins Facebook is again having to answer for. Joined by political correspondent Laura Larkin and business editor Donal O’Donovan,...
Zimbabwe election result fails to banish old Mugabe demons Emmerson Mnangagwa. Photo: AP Zimbabwe's election was meant to be a moment of national transformation: a textbook exercise in tolerance and democracy to banish the demons of Robert Mugabe's brutal misrule. But a...
Don't expect any major changes to the structure of tax system in Budget 2019 Ireland is a low-tax economy for the low paid, and a high-tax economy for higher earners. Don't expect change, writes Dan O'Brien Stock Image How great is Ireland's...
Courage of Martin O'Donoghue Martin O’Donoghue Sir - The late Martin O'Donoghue (Obituaries, Sunday Independent, July 29) was a member of the Justice Kenny-led commission on the price of building land. The late Bobby Molloy (then minister for local government in...
Zimbabwe opposition refuses to accept result Riot police enter the Bronte hotel, where a press conference by Nelson Chamisa was to take place, in Harare. Photo: AP/Jerome Delay Zimbabwe faced further uncertainty yesterday as its opposition leader refused to recognise Emmerson...

Opinion

Let's not give our economy another lash - it's time to slow things down The Government should be in surplus already, and not facing a health overshoot, writes Colm McCarthy Stock image If the Government really believes that economic growth will continue...
Maurice Fitzpatrick: Why SF must stop attempting to rewrite recent Irish history Sinn Fein should take the lead in espousing a more transparent approach to dealing with the past, writes Maurice Fitzpatrick NON-VIOLENT STRATEGY: The objective of the dialogue between John...
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