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Britain’s health secretary Matt Hancock and MP Yvette Cooper on ‘The Andrew Marr Show’:  Photograph: Jeff Overs/BBC

Britain’s health secretary has dismissed as “a negotiating position” the Government’s rejection of any proposal to remove or change the Northern Irela(...)

There are many routes to a third-level qualification. Photograph: iStock

1. January 2019: Register your application with cao.ie Your first step is to register your intention to seek a CAO college place immediately. If you (...)

Inspired by the gilet jaunes movement in France, people in Belfast also protested over the absence of government at Stormont. Photograph: Amanda Ferguson

Austerity, poor wages and a lack of government at Stormont were among the issues raised at a yellow vest protest in Belfast on Saturday afternoon. In(...)

For people of my parents’ generation, belief in such cures ranged from absolute to a shrugged “sure it can’t do any harm”. Photograph: iStock

A colleague born in Tyrone, but living in Dublin, has a daughter who this week sprained her ankle. No great drama there. But the colleague also has a(...)

The lessons are aimed at seven- to 16-year-olds and are available as part of the PSHE (Personal, Social, Health and Economic education) curriculum. File photograph: iStock

Schoolchildren across Britain may be offered sleep lessons to help tackle the problem of insomnia among young people. The lessons became available to(...)

The phone call between British prime minister Theresa May and European Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker was described by Brussels as “friendly”. Photograph: Eddie Keogh/Reuters

Theresa May has spoken to Jean-Claude Juncker as part of her effort to obtain further written reassurances that the Irish Border backstop in her Brexi(...)

A fatal  single-vehicle bus crash happened on the A6089, between Carfraemill and Gordon, at about 10.50am on Saturday. File photograph: Google Street View

One man has died and 23 people have been taken to hospital after a bus overturned in the Scottish Borders. The single-vehicle crash happened on the (...)

If you can run 5km fairly easily, consider training for a half-marathon. Photograph: iStock

Twenty seconds “Some people think if they can’t fit in a 60-minute gym routine, there’s no point,” says Steve Kamb, a fitness instructor and the foun(...)

The film Threads will be Christmas viewing for all the family in a no-deal Brexit

If Britain crashes out of the EU with no deal this will have consequences for independent import/export operators like Santa Claus, who has hitherto, (...)

Theresa May answers questions after making a statement to the House of Commons on Monday. Photograph: Getty Images

Theresa May met her cabinet members on Tuesday to consider ramping up no-deal preparations with little more than 100 days to go to Brexit, having effe(...)

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