The Irish Writers Centre has announced the 18 participants for its newest programme, XBorders, an innovative new cross-border project bringing emerging writers together to explore and write about borders through fiction or non-fiction.
Sun, 30 Apr, 2017
Japan and other pro-whaling nations will today try to rebound from two early defeats to win a majority at the International Whaling Commission’s annual meeting and pave the way for commercial whale hunting, which was banned 20 years ago.
Sat, 17 Jun, 2006
JAPAN and its pro-whaling allies yesterday narrowly lost a vote that conservationists feared would lead to the end of a two-decade ban on whale hunting as Tokyo said it would increase the number of animals it kills for scientific study before selling their meat.
Tue, 21 Jun, 2005