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‘One in four children on the island of Ireland are overweight or obese’. Photograph: iStock

It is estimated that more that 85,000 children will die prematurely due to of childhood obesity and overweight, new research shows. The Safefood Irel(...)

EU’s Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier speaking  in Brussels  on Monday. Photograph: AFP/John Thysjohn/AFP/Getty

Michel Barnier has made clear in no uncertain terms that Ireland’s demand for UK assurances on the Border are completely at one with the EU Brexit neg(...)

The departure of Gerry Adams as Sinn Féin president will be a defining moment for the prospects of his party south of the border. Photograph: Paul Faith/AFP/Getty Images

The decision of Gerry Adams to step down as leader of Sinn Féin next year after 35 years in the post has huge implications for the future of politics (...)

We are very fond of counting the cost of Christmas round these parts but no matter how we have crunched the numbers over the past 10 years, and no mat(...)

Armalite and ballot box: Gerry Adams launches a Sinn Féin manifesto in 1998. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

He is going away, you know. That was the unequivocal message Gerry Adams delivered to more than 2,500 delegates at the Royal Dublin Society on Saturda(...)

1Gerry Adams after delivering his address to delegates at the Sinn Féin ardfheis. Photograph Nick Bradshaw

Sinn Féin president Gerry Adams has insisted his successor will not be anointed internally and a democratic process will take place. Mr Adams confirm(...)

Protesters outside the Garden of Remembrance in Dublin during a demonstration calling for the end to the direct provision system. Photograph: Tom Honan.

Hundreds of people from across the State and Northern Ireland marched in Dublin on Saturday calling for an end to deportations and the direct provisio(...)

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar shows his decorative socks to British prime minister Theresa May (second right) during a round table meeting at an EU summit in  Sweden on Friday. Photograph: Virginia Mayo/AP

The Sun’s UK edition has written a scathing editorial criticising Taoiseach Leo Varadkar’s “rookie diplomacy” skills and advising him to concentrate o(...)

Minister for Foreign Affairs Simon Coveney meeting  Boris Johnson at Iveagh House. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

The Irish Border: when to negotiate its future post-Brexit, now or later? The European Union and the United Kingdom have their main sticking point – t(...)

In the Name of Peace: John Hume’s wife, Pat, at the Savoy Cinema in Dublin for the premiere. Photograph: Leon Farrell/Photocall Ireland

Almost 20 years after the signing of the Belfast Agreement, John Hume’s seminal role in the peace process has been transposed to a new film exploring (...)

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