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For both mean and women the relationship between wealth and time moves rigidly in lockstep: the better off you are, the more years you get

Five years, 60 months, 260 weeks, 1825 days. That’s the amount of extra life you get in Ireland if you are in the top 20 per cent of earners, as oppos(...)

Nikki Haley (l) appears to have made the political calculation to support the president. Photograph: Samuel Corum

For most political operatives who have worked at the Trump White House, the experience has not been the career-boosting moment they hoped for. Former(...)

The potential risks of vaping came to light in recent months in the US. Photograph: Peter Byrne/PA Wire

That the last five years have seen the percentage of the population who smoke falling from 23 to 17 per cent must rank as the premier public health ad(...)

File image of Pat Finucane Centre director Paul O’Connor. File photograph: Niall Carson/PA

The director of one of Northern Ireland’s most prominent human rights organisations has admitted he was a member of the IRA in the early 1970s. Paul(...)

Hong Kong’s new police chief Chris Tang: ‘I think you do not want your family members and friends . . . to be worried,’ he told activists

Hong Kong’s new police chief said on Friday he had no deadline for ending a university siege that is entering its sixth day, saying the situation was (...)

AIB climbed 3.72%  to €2.786 while Bank of Ireland rose 3.45%  to €4.26.

Markets rose on good US economic data and upbeat comments from president Donald Trump on resolving a trade row with China. DUBLIN Irish banks clawe(...)

Fiona Hill, born in northern England, hadhad gone to work for Donald Trump in the spirit of non-partisan public service, but  was emerging – unwillingly but inexorably – as his nemesis. Photograph: Jim Watson/AFP via Getty Images

Long before Fiona Hill arrived to testify on Capitol Hill, there was a long line for public seats and a crackling sense of anticipation for one of the(...)

A Tullow interest in Kenya: Having a stomach for oil at all takes a particularly tough type of investor in these climate-conscious days. Photograph: Reuters

The whiff of sulphur around Tullow Oil’s stock continues to linger. Shares in the company, founded in 1985 by one-time Aer Lingus accountant Aidan H(...)

President Donald Trump: “She’s in charge of the embassy. She wouldn’t hang it. It took like a year and a half or two years to get the picture up.” Photograph:  Nicholas Kamm/AFP via Getty Images

US president Donald Trump has continued his attacks on ousted US ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch and other witnesses in the House impeachment (...)

Former White House national security aide Fiona Hill testifying before the House intelligence committee on Capitol Hill in Washington on Thursday. Photograph: Erin Scott/Reuters

Donald Trump’s troubles have deepened after the impeachment inquiry against the US president this week heard some of the most damning evidence yet tha(...)

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