Our proposal would abolish USC and employee’s PRSI and introduce a flat tax rate of 23 per cent.

Renua Ireland’s Flat Tax policy represents a radical reform of our tax system that would directly(...)

Renua Ireland leader Lucinda Creighton. The party will make the flat rate suggestion in its pre-budget submission. Photograph: Gareth Chaney Collins

Renua Ireland will propose a flat rate income tax of 23 per cent when it publishes its pre(...)

Pat Smullen riding Covert Love (orange) to glory in  Prix De L’Opera. They got the better of a sustained duel with Frankie Dettori on Jazzi Top. Photograph:  Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images

Pat Smullen was out of luck in the Arc on board Free Eagle but Ireland’s champion jockey struck Group One gold in the preceding Prix de l’Opera with (...)

Ireland’s Robbie Henshaw  passes the ball to his centre partner Keith Earls during their Pool D match against Italy at the Olympic Stadium. Photograph: Getty Images

(...) relatively flat occasion to go with a flat Irish performance lacking in intensity and accuracy, suggesting(...)

 Frankie Dettori riding Golden Horn celebrate winning The Qatar Prix De L’Arc De Triomphe at Longchamp racecourse in Paris, France. Photo:  Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images

Frankie Dettori is no physical giant at five feet four inches but racing’s most identifiable figure casts such an overwhelming headline-grabbing shad(...)

Frankie Dettori riding Golden Horn to win The Qatar Prix De L’Arc De Triomphe at Longchamp racecourse  in Paris, France. Photograph: Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images

Golden Horn and Frankie Dettori clinched a brilliant victory in the Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe at Longchamp. John Gosden’s Derby hero and subsequent wi(...)

Architect Niall McLaughlin: “I want to use the opportunity to promote the idea that good architecture can make good low-cost housing”

(...) practice, 25 years ago, he worked from his one-bedroom flat on Portobello Road. His first job was an attic(...)

Maeve Higgins

(...) away and now I live in a terrible flat with a mouse colony under the sink and the only gig I have is(...)

Suffragette Sylvia Pankhurst, who was adamantly opposed to marriage and created a minor stir by refusing to marry her daughter’s father. Photograph: Hulton Archive/Getty Images

Erich von Däniken and those arguing for a flat Earth. They once thought female suffrage just as crazy(...)

Thierry Jarnet leads Treve to victory in last year’s Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe at Longchamp  in Paris last year. Photograph: Eric Feferbergeric/AFP/Getty

Vincent O’Brien’s great champion Alleged in 1977-78. Flat racing’s economic realities make it extremely(...)