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Thomas Merton described our culture of rushing as “a pervasive form of contemporary violence”.  Getty Images

I have had the same anxiety dream twice since I started conducting funerals a few years ago. I take a little nap and then wake up in a blind panic bec(...)

Members of the Proud Boys pray for a member who was stabbed during a protest on Saturday in Washington DC. Photograph: Stephanie Keith/Getty Images

Conservative groups and thousands of Donald Trump supporters claiming without evidence that the November 3rd election was stolen from the US president(...)

 Saeb Erekat pictured speaking to the media after a meeting in Washington, DC, US, in July 2008. Photograph: Alex Wong/Getty Images

Born: April 28th, 1955 Died: November 10th, 2020 Saeb Erekat, a senior Palestinian official and negotiator who passionately advocated for the establi(...)

A file image of Palestinian chief negotiator Saeb Erakat who has died  of  coronavirus disease complications. Photograph: AFP

Saeb Erekat, the chief Palestinian negotiator and one of the most prominent spokespeople for the Palestinian cause worldwide, has died in an Israeli h(...)

Israeli prime minister Binyamin Netanyahu: ‘All avenues will be explored to keep the residents where they are and we’re convinced that we will succeed in this.’  Photograph: Debbie Hill/Pool/EPA

Israeli prime minister Binyamin Netanyahu has vowed to prevent the implementation of a high court demolition order of settler homes that were built on(...)

A woman bakes bread in the Palestinian Bedouin village of Khan al-Ahmar, east of Jerusalem, in the occupied West Bank, on October 21st, 2018 Photograph: Menahem Kahana/AFP/Getty

The residents of Khan al-Ahmar are living on borrowed time. On Monday, Israeli prime minister Binyamin Netanyahu told Knesset members from his ruling(...)

On September 13th, 1993, US president Bill Clinton stands between PLO leader Yasser Arafat and Israeli prime minister Yitzahk Rabin as they shake hands. Photograph: J David Ake/AFP/Getty Images

Twenty-five years ago on Thursday, a portly Palestinian boy scout raised the Palestinian red, white, black and green flag from the balcony of Orient H(...)

 A Palestinian employee sorts  undelivered post at the Palestinian central international exchange post office in the West Bank city of Jericho. Photograph: Atef Safadi/EPA

Israeli occupying forces have allowed 10 tonnes of mail to be handed to Palestinian postal workers after preventing the letters and parcels from enter(...)

Aer Lingus has been focusing heavily on growing its transatlantic business over recent years. Photograph: Cathal McNaughton/Reuters

Jack Foley, the Aer Lingus executive responsible for the airline’s North American business, has retired from the carrier. Mike Rutter, the airline’s (...)

Capri ridden by Seamie Heffernan (left) on the way to  winning the Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby  at the Curragh. Photograph:   PA Wire

Aidan O’Brien won a 12th Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby on Saturday when the Séamus Heffernan ridden Capri won the €1.5 million Curragh highlight at odds(...)

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