Tuesday, April 23, 2019
Central Bank threatens gender quotas if banks fail to boost diversity Central Bank deputy governor Ed Sibley said banks must act The Central Bank will consider putting quotas in place if there isn't more diversity at the top of Irish banks. Central...
Former CIA director says President Trump using playbook favoured by 'tyrants, despots and dictators' Former CIA director John Brennan. Photo: ReutersFormer CIA director John Brennan (AP)CIA director John Brennan said Donald Trump's 'talking and tweeting' is not in America's' interest...
Former CIA director: Trump worked with Russians and now he’s desperate John Brennan spoke after his security clearance was revoked by the US president in an unprecedented step. Former CIA director John Brennan (AP) Former CIA director John Brennan has said Donald...
Madonna at 60: the Queen of Pop’s fashion hits and misses She has never been one to shy away from controversy, especially in the fashion department. Pop singer Madonna performing to a crowd of 74,000 fans at Wembley Stadium, in London. Madonna...
Up to 300 bridges and viaducts in Italy are at risk of collapsing Firefighters and rescue workers stand at the site of the collapsed Morandi bridge in the port city of Genoa. Photo: Reuters AS many as 300 bridges, viaducts and...
1968: The Long March review: 'The germ of a much better documentary was hidden inside this largely tepid hour' ** Miriam O'Callaghan with Eamonn McCann Coming a week after the engrossing, if uneven, In the Name of Peace: John Hume in America,...
RTE won't allow Miriam O'Callaghan to interview younger brother Jim RTE’s Miriam O’Callaghan. Photo: David Conachy Top RTE presenter Miriam O'Callaghan has been barred from interviewing her younger brother on the national broadcaster. The Prime Time host's sibling, Jim O'Callaghan, is a...
EU fears Brexit talks are being bugged by British secret service The European Union's chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier Picture: REUTERS/Yves Herman The European Union's Brexit negotiators fear they are being bugged by the British secret service after the UK obtained...
Former Indian prime minister Atal Vajpayee dies aged 93 The former leader ordered nuclear tests in 1998, stoking fears of an atomic war with Pakistan. Atal Bihari Vajpayee (AP) Former Indian prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee has died after a prolonged illness...
Owner of houses being occupied by activists in Dublin takes High Court action Protesters take over a house in Summerhill to protest against the lack of rental accommodation, overcrowded accommodation and homelessness in Dublin. Photo: Arthur Carron The owner of several...

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