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How remiss of me. And I thank esteemed colleague Frank McNally (I bow three times facing Monaghan!) for reminding me in an Irishman’s Diary last month(...)

Winding down an hour before bed, sleeping in a cool bedroom and keeping a routine could help you get a good night's sleep

Evenings are something of a rush for Megan Hobbs. The 29-year-old solicitor doesn’t finish work until 6.30pm and it takes her 45 minutes to travel hom(...)

The commemorative stamps.

On January 19th, 1968 Sir Alfred Chester Beatty died at the age of 92 in Monaco. This American-born, British knight of the realm became the first priv(...)

AIB closed up by 4.4 per cent, with strong volume traded on Friday. Photograph: Aidan Crawley

A busy day in Dublin helped push the Iseq overall index up by almost 1 per cent with strong gains in AIB. In London, although the FTSE was up on the(...)

Black-cab rapist John Worboys  was convicted in 2009 of raping or sexually assaulting 12 women. Photograph:  Metropolitan Police/PA Wire

London mayor Sadiq Khan joined a chorus of protest on Friday against a government decision not to block the release from jail of a former black-cab dr(...)

Donald Trump at the opening of the Doonbeg golf links and hotel in Co Clare. Photograph: PA

US congressional investigators have questioned whether Russian mafia money may have been used by President Donald Trump’s family business to finance D(...)

British shop sales slid by much more than expected in December, capping off the weakest year for retail since 2013 as consumers squeezed by high infla(...)

Brussels has proposed giving the European Court of Justice a big role in settling EU trade disputes with Switzerland in a move that could serve as a blueprint for a Brexit deal

Brussels has proposed giving the European Court of Justice a big role in settling EU trade disputes with Switzerland in a move that could serve as a b(...)

In one sly joke from the sitcom Community, a young woman attempts to narrow down her older boyfriend’s age: “Thirty-something, I’m assuming. He has a (...)

Once a London cabbie alights on the subject of Uber, Brexit or cycle lanes, the wisest course is to stop listening, look out the window and sink deep into your own thoughts. Photograph: Kirsty O’Connor/PA Wire

We were at the bottom of St James’s when the cab jolted and hissed to a halt, as a black SUV stopped in front, right in the middle of the street. A si(...)

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