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 Britain’s prime minister Boris Johnson speaking in the House of Commons on Thursday. Photograph: Reuters TV

Boris Johnson used his first House of Commons statement as prime minister on Thursday to demand the complete removal of the so-called Irish backstop a(...)

Green is good: a housing estate in Maynooth, Co Kildare, demonstrates the look of  tree cover. Among other benefits trees can protect against air and noise pollution

There is a justifiable push to build more housing, but this pressure should not ignore the benefits of greenery residential areas. Not only for aesthe(...)

A Chinese Xian H-6 jet bomber allegedly attempting to violate Japanese air space on Tuesday. Photograph: EPA/Japanese defence ministry

Russian and Chinese bombers have carried out the countries’ first joint long-range air patrol in Asia, spooking regional rivals and drawing warning sh(...)

‘Between water and clouds’, woodcut by Jelena Sredanovic

Galway International Arts Festival Festival Gallery, William St, and other venues, Galway Until July 28th giaf.ie **** It’s become the norm at the(...)

The Nursing and Midwifery Board of Ireland agreed the nurse’s behaviour amounted to professional misconduct on the basis of a serious falling short of the standard of conduct expected of nurses.  File photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

A nurse has had his registration suspended for a year for professional misconduct including sending a patient an MMS message containing a private and(...)

Black paint is thrown at China’s coat of arms  during  a march against a controversial extradition bill in Hong Kong. Photograph: Vivek Prakash / AFP

Hong Kong police fired tear gas to disperse protesters in chaotic scenes late on Sunday as anger over an extradition bill morphs into a fresh front ag(...)

Kerry’s Sean Ó Sé and Paul Brennan of Donegal. The counties meet again at Croke Park next Sunday. PhotographCathal Noonan/Inpho

All of 37 years since his father PJ refereed the All-Ireland final that famously settled the last attempt at five-in-a-row, Paraic McGrath will take t(...)

On Wednesday, the High Court ruled that an applicant must have “unbroken” residence in Ireland for a year dating up to their application date. Photograph: iStock

When Bill Liao, who arrived in Ireland from Australia around 10 years ago, heard of Wednesday’s High Court ruling on citizenship applications, his fir(...)

Peta Guthridge at the Mater Private Hospital, Dublin. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Peta Guthridge is frequently asked by her patients why she moved to Ireland for work. Many Irish people are confused as to why an Australian nurse wou(...)

A sign welcoming visitors to Portrush for the Open at Royal Portrush Golf Club. The club was founded in 1892, and  received its  royal imprimatur  the same year. Photograph: Liam McBurney/PA Wire

The venue for this year’s Open championship, Royal Portrush, is one of six clubs on the island that has the royal prefix, five of which were bestowed (...)

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