“Irish male politicians, in that typical Irish fashion, seem to be okay with quotas unless they personally get caught in the crossfire: gender equality nimbyism.”

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 Fr Joseph Mullen at the baptismal font  in the Church of Three Patrons in Rathgar, Co Dublin. Photograph: Eric Luke/ The Irish Times

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Artist’s impression of a dog-sized horned dinosaur which roamed eastern North America up to 100 million years ago. Photograph: Nick Longrich/University of Bath/PA

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The world’s biggest pension fund posted its worst quarterly loss since at least 2008 after a global stock rout in August and September wiped $64 billion off the Japanese asset manager’s investments.  (Photograph: Issei Kato/Reuters)

(...) come with the fund’s more aggressive investment style. Fund executives have argued that holding(...)

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Oisin Hanrahan got the idea for Handy while developing properties in Budapest, when he noticed how difficult it was to find a trustworthy cleaner.  Photograph: Stephen McCarthy/SPORTSFILE/Web Summit

(...) raised more than $110 million in venture capital funding. The entrepreneur never ultimately finished(...)

Aberdeen Asset Management, Europe’s third-largest publicly traded money manager by market value, which invests about a quarter of its assets in developing markets, has seen funds under management fall about 13 per cent to £283.7 billion in the 12 months through September, according to a statement on Monday. (Photograph: Dhiraj Singh/Bloomberg)

Aberdeen has lost more than £1 billion in market value this year as a rout in China’s stock market in the(...)

Ireland head coach Joe Schmidt watches his team from the sideline. Photograph: Michael Steele/Getty Images

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