Saturday, February 23, 2019
Fired White House aide: 'I will not be silenced' Former White House aide Omarosa Manigault Newman during an interview in New York yesterday. Photo: Reuters Former White House aide Omarosa Manigault Newman declared yesterday that she "will not be silenced" by...
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...
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...
Trump revokes ex-CIA chief John Brennan’s clearance The president described his own action as fulfilling his “constitutional responsibility to protect the nation’s classified information”. Mr Brennan called the move an “abuse of power by Mr Trump” (Alex Brandon/AP) President Donald Trump has...
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Former CIA director: Trump worked with Russians and now he’s desperate John Brennan spoke after his security clearance was revoked by the US president in an unprecedented step.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...
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...
First transgender candidate sets sights on November election Christine Hallquist will face incumbent Republican governor Phil Scott in Vermont. Vermont Democratic gubernatorial candidate Christine Hallquist (AP) The transgender woman who won Vermont’s Democratic primary is now turning her sights on the November...
Plan to rent student housing during Pope visit to be investigated Dublin City Council has received complaints over its plans to advertise student accommodation to tourists Pope Francis will be visiting Dublin (John Stillwell/P)A Dublin City Council is investigating an alleged breach...

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