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A support group for women affected by the CervicalCheck controversy has expressed disappointment that a scheme to address their claims is not the “totally non-adversarial process” promised by the Taoiseach.
Teachers, university lecturers, and other key public servants will be asked to work until they are 70 in a bid to cut back on spiralling pension costs and to shore up staff gaps in vital frontline services.
A woman whose daughter was assaulted was terrified by a follow-up incident where a car was outside their house revving up, with smoke coming off the tyres.
Logo similarities raise doubt over whether ‘we are Cork’.
Canada is now the largest country with a legal national marijuana marketplace as sales began early on Wednesday in Newfoundland.
If Irish-American ‘Beto’ O’Rourke wins seat from incumbent Ted Cruz in traditionally Republican Texas, it will boost Democrats’ chances of taking control of the Senate, says Bette Browne.
Outsourcing firm Voxpro said it is to create 400 jobs in Cork as it opens a new office alongside its headquarters at City Gate in Mahon.
The fact it was a 21-year-old Liverpool player who has never made a Premier League appearance who scored the winner against Martin O’Neill’s beleaguered team at the Aviva should be the ultimate wake-up call for the Republic at a time when they are so desperate for new beginnings, writes Chris Hatherall.
Perhaps it’s time Martin O'Neill provided a rare glimpse of clarity by seeking a new challenge elsewhere, says John Fallon.
Referee James Owens has revealed the abuse his family were subjected to after last year’s All-Ireland SHC semi-final between Waterford and Cork.
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Donal O’Keeffe spent the night on Spike Island in Cork as part of Focus Ireland’s Shine A Light sleep-out. He spoke to six business leaders who also took part.
It was a long march for Rhys Darby to go from the New Zealand army to starring in Flight Of The Conchords, writes Richard Fitzpatrick.
A tourist got this picture of the Eiffel Tower and the internet is going crazy.