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House of Representatives impeachment managers walk to the Senate chamber on Thursday  to begin the impeachment trial of US president Donald Trump. Photograph: Doug Mills/New York Times

The Senate impeachment trial on whether to remove US president Donald Trump from office formally began on Thursday, as a congressional watchdog found(...)

I BIKE Dublin’s slow cycle through the city centre on Thursday morning. Photograph: Dave Meehan

More than 100 cyclists in Dublin slow-cycled in rush-hour traffic yesterday, demanding faster action globally to tackle climate change and sharply inc(...)

Gardaí remove demonstrators during an Extinction Rebellion protest outside Leinster House on Tuesday. Photograph: Liam McBurney/PA Wire

A number of Extinction Rebellion protestors who blocked the gates of Leinster House on Tuesday evening were removed by gardaí but no arrests were made(...)

You pay a premium for airport pick-ups and drop-offs, but picking up a car in a town near where you are flying into can be a real hassle and resolving problems can be more difficult. Photograph: iStock

Car hire can be very handy when you are on your holidays. It can also be very stressful and very costly if you get it wrong. For decades car-hire com(...)

If the department and Minister for Finance Michael Noonan abide by the logic of the numbers, the economy will need to grow by 4.7 per cent next year to cancel out the proposed adjustment of €2 billion

The Stability Pact Update, published by the Department of Finance on Tuesday, essentially amounts to the opening salvo in the budgetary war. (...)

Minister for Education Ruairí Quinn said the Cabinet had already had preliminary discussions on the upcoming 

Minister for Education Ruairí Quinn has said he favours a reduction in October’s Budget of less than the €3.1 billion advocated by the EU-IMF Troik(...)