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Shane McGowan:  The Pogues’ Fairytale is now 30 years old. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

I had forgotten the singer Dan Fogelberg was no longer with us until noticing that today is the 10th anniversary of his premature death. But on a happ(...)

 A masked Palestinian stands amid heavy smoke during clashes with Israeli troops near the West Bank city of Nablus. Photograph: Alaa Badarneh/EPA

Israeli troops shot dead four Palestinians and wounded more than 150 others with live fire on Friday, medical officials said, as protests over US pres(...)

Shares in Ryanair fell 8.5 per cent  to trade at €15 in Dublin

Global equities painted a mixed picture on Friday, with Ireland’s benchmark index underperforming its European counterparts. The Irish stock exchange (...)

Palestinians walk on a poster bearing images of US president Donald Trump and vice-president Mike Pence during a demonstration at the al-Quds Open University in Dura village near the West Bank town of Hebron on Wednesday. Photograph: Hazem Bader/AFP/Getty Images

US vice-president Mike Pence’s mission to the Holy Land to defend its shrinking Christian communities has been torpedoed by the refusal of Christian a(...)

Last week, Minister for Finance Paschal Donohoe revealed that the Republic has reached an agreement with Apple over the management of an escrow account into which the back-taxes, plus interest, must be held pending the outcome of separate legal appeals by the Government and Apple against the original EU decision.

The US government’s bid to intervene in Apple’s appeal against a European Commission order that the iPhone maker must pay up to €13 billion in Irish b(...)

Britain’s Prince Harry with Meghan Markle after announcing their engagement at Kensington Palace in London in November. Photograph: Facundo Arrizabalaga/EPA

Britain’s Prince Harry and his American fiancée, Meghan Markle, will marry on Saturday May 19th, Kensington Palace said. Queen Elizabeth’s grandson, (...)

Trisha O’Neill: ‘With an Australian husband and us living in the US for the past five years,  travelling with two young kids has become the norm.’

Christmas is fast approaching and many Irish parents living abroad are preparing to pack up their bundles of joy and bring them back to Ireland for a (...)

BT has spent north of £3.5 billion on Champions League and Premier League football rights since 2012 in a bid to compete with Sky. Photograph: Paul Ellis/AFP/Getty Images

Leading pay-TV companies Sky and BT have agreed to supply their most popular channels to each other’s platforms in a thawing of a once difficult relat(...)

The investigation found ‘multiple and persistent failings of institutions to keep children safe’. Photograph: Getty Images

Leaders of the Catholic church in Australia have dismissed calls from a landmark inquiry into child sexual abuse that the Vatican should make celibacy(...)

When does an influence stray into pastiche? It’s doubtful that QTY went out of their way to ape their musical idols, but even Dan Lardner would admit (...)

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