A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A global carbon market is key to tackling the climate crisis, replacing fossil fuel energy with renewables while maintaining growth, write Graciela Chichilnisky and Peter Bal
Mon, 18 Nov, 2019
Your round-up of the stories behind the headlines from Day 15 of #RWC2019
Fri, 04 Oct, 2019
Farmers and dairy industry bosses will be impacted by the news this morning.
Thu, 03 Oct, 2019
Phil Healy is confident a return to her best form is not far in the distance after two fourth-place finishes at the 68th Cork City Sports meet.
Thu, 15 Aug, 2019
A fringe messaging board was taken down after the El Paso mass shooting, but if the internet is the modern public square, should everyone have their say, asks
Wed, 14 Aug, 2019
It is not necessary to be paranoid to see the professional assassination of Britain’s ambassador to America, Kim Darroch, as a step in the ascent of right-wing forces.
Mon, 15 Jul, 2019
At last, at last. Equality is back on the agenda.
Tue, 09 Jul, 2019
Trump has exposed rifts within America’s alliances when it comes to the North Korean nuclear issue. By contrast, Kim Jong-un is building ties with China and Russia, writes
Thu, 30 May, 2019
It would be mendacious to suggest that excitement and joy is mounting across Ireland in anticipation of a possible visit in June by the president of the United States.
Mon, 20 May, 2019
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's most trusted policy adviser has been removed from one of his posts, according to a politician in South Korea.
Wed, 24 Apr, 2019
President Trump will be a guest of The Queen during the visit from June 3-5, and will also have discussions with the British Prime Minister in Downing Street.
Tue, 23 Apr, 2019
SISTERS Kate Smyth and Marney Smyth Fischer have recently taken over the Bantry Bookshop, which was also previously run by siblings — Margaret O’Neill and her sister Joan.
Mon, 22 Apr, 2019
The Taoiseach in Washington British politicians often talk warmly about the “special relationship” that the United Kingdom enjoys with the United States.
Thu, 14 Mar, 2019
These shipments are rarely just about saving lives, writes
Tue, 19 Feb, 2019
Captain Jim Furyk is not expecting a hostile reception when the United States attempt to retain the Ryder Cup with a first victory on European soil for 25 years.
Tue, 25 Sep, 2018
Your morning bulletin.
Wed, 19 Sep, 2018
World leaders have urged US president Donald Trump not to take any rash action that would prevent them from working on the Iran nuclear deal after he announced the US is pulling out of the deal.
Wed, 09 May, 2018
Donald Trump's trade sanctions could have a "catastrophic" effect on the economy of rural Limerick, a TD has warned.
Mon, 23 Apr, 2018
North Korea's foreign minister has arrived in Sweden for talks with his Swedish counterpart.
Thu, 15 Mar, 2018
The US is preparing to announce the "toughest and most aggressive" economic sanctions against North Korea, boosting pressure on the regime during the Winter Olympics, Mike Pence has said.
Wed, 07 Feb, 2018
Letterman and George Harrison featured in the Cork band’s history, but now they’re just happy to be back gigging again.
Fri, 26 Jan, 2018
"I’ve been so proud to be part of it all, but every journey sadly must come to an end."
Wed, 24 Jan, 2018
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has said the United States should be aware that his country's nuclear forces are now a reality, not a threat.
Mon, 01 Jan, 2018
US ambassador Nikki Haley said that North Korea's launch of an intercontinental ballistic missile that some observers believe could reach Washington and the entire east coast of the United States "brings us closer" to a war.
Thu, 30 Nov, 2017
US President Donald Trump has threatened new sanctions on North Korea after its most powerful missile test yet.
Wed, 29 Nov, 2017
President Donald Trump has denounced China for unfair trade practices just a day after he heaped praise on President Xi Jinping in Beijing.
Sat, 11 Nov, 2017
THE dispute between the country’s rail unions and Irish Rail shows no sign whatsoever of being moved towards a settlement: the unions — four of them — have started their one-day strike programmes, and warned that they are thinking about action that will close the network during the Christmas and new year holidays. And there’s talk of walk-outs hitting bus services early in the new year.
Sat, 04 Nov, 2017
US President Donald Trump does not intend to block the scheduled release of thousands of secret government documents related to President John F Kennedy's assassination.
Sat, 21 Oct, 2017
The post-Second World War generations let the good times roll too long, andasks if younger people will be forgiving if a myriad of threats aren’t taken seriously.
Tue, 17 Oct, 2017
The strained relationship between President Donald Trump and US secretary of state Rex Tillerson came under renewed focus on today.
Sun, 15 Oct, 2017
If the US president scuppers the nuclear deal, Iran, a proud, resource-rich nation, which also has a large uranium stockpile, will not capitulate, says
Wed, 11 Oct, 2017
South Korean warships have conducted live-fire exercises at sea as Seoul continued its displays of military capability following US warnings of a "massive military response" after North Korea detonated its largest-ever nuclear test explosion.
Tue, 05 Sep, 2017
American sports executive Charlie Stillitano believes only a "crazy action" by Donald Trump could prevent the United States from winning the right to stage the 2026 World Cup.
Mon, 04 Sep, 2017
UN Security Council members have called for further sanctions against North Korea after a powerful nuclear test explosion added another layer of urgency for diplomats considering what to do about the North's persistent weapons programmes.
Mon, 04 Sep, 2017
Sat, 29 Jul, 2017
French President Emmanuel Macron said it is "obvious and indispensable" to have exchanges with US President Donald Trump as the two leaders were set to try to find common ground on security, defence and other issues.
Thu, 13 Jul, 2017
Russian foreign minister Sergey Lavrov is threatening "counter actions" against the United States over a pair of Russian diplomatic compounds seized by the United States last year.
Tue, 11 Jul, 2017
: North Korea's has claimed to have launched its first intercontinental ballistic missile in what is seen as a potential game-changing development in its push to militarily challenge Washington.
Tue, 04 Jul, 2017
US president Donald Trump has congratulated Taoiseach Leo Varadkar on his “great victory” in becoming Fine Gael leader.
Wed, 28 Jun, 2017
Fri, 09 Jun, 2017
Ireland’s friendly against Mexico might be small beer compared to the looming World Cup qualifier against Austria, but the game in the MetLife Stadium in New Jersey on Thursday is all set to be a red-letter occasion for James McClean.
Tue, 30 May, 2017
Nato Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg has affirmed that the alliance will join the international coalition fighting Islamic State (IS) - but will not wage direct war against the extremists.
Thu, 25 May, 2017
Joe Schmidt is today set to unveil his Ireland squad for next month’s Tests in the United States and Japan.
Tue, 16 May, 2017