A military plane carrying riot police reinforcements landed on Easter Island, and Chile’s Interior Minister said they will continue evicting Rapa Nui islanders who have been squatting in government buildings built on their ancestral properties.
Sun, 05 Dec, 2010
ACCORDING to Eileen McCarthy of Arup (Irish Examiner, July 9), the Cork-Limerick motorway will save 70 lives over a 30-year period, based on 35 fatalities in 20 years on the roads which it would replace. But this simplistic calculation works out to 52.5 lives saved, not 70, and assumes no one will be killed on the motorway.
Sat, 17 Jul, 2010
ONE woman got abortion, Iraq and the Kyoto Protocol into one shouted sentence. She’d also have got the Stars and Stripes right in the kisser if someone hadn’t pulled away the pro-Bush man who clearly intended to belt her with it.
Mon, 26 Apr, 2004