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Friendship week: From best mates to bromances - All week on irishtimes.com/life-and-style, we take a closer look at friendship When Bob Marley said(...)

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Irish Times jounalist and Women’s Podcast presenter, Kathy Sheridan. Photograph: Sara Freund

The Irish Times Women’s Podcast has been named Best New Irish Podcast of 2015 by iTunes. The weekly podcast, presented by Irish Times journalist Ka(...)

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Each week the Women’s Podcast asks listeners a question. This week our guest presenter, bestselling author Marian Keyes, was looking ahead to (...)

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President Higgins is escorted by  Sean Rainbird, director of the National Gallery of Ireland, and the Italian ambassador, Giovanni Adorni Braccesi, to the reading. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

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November 7th marks 25 years since Mary Robinson was elected the first female president

Each week on the podcast, the presenter Irish Times journalist Kathy Sheridan asks listeners a question and this week in Mary Robinson provided the(...)