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Intermittent fasting has rocketed in popularity over the years. Photograph: Getty Images

When did you last eat? Did you “breakfast like a king” as the saying goes, or skip it to hit a 14-hour fast? While “good” and “bad” foods have been in(...)

As the pope said ‘We are in love with wars, with the spirit of Cain. It is not by chance that at the beginning of the Bible this problem is presented: the “Cainist” spirit of killing instead of the spirit of peace.’

On 12th January last a 23-year-old Irish primary school teacher Ashling Murphy was attacked and killed while jogging along the Grand Canal, near Tulla(...)

Liz Kimmins of Sinn Féin is elected in Newry and Armagh at the Northern Ireland Assembly Election count centre at Meadowbank Sports arena in Magherafelt in Co Derry.  Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

Sinn Fein’s Stormont finance minister Conor Murphy had clearly crunched his numbers in Newry and Armagh. On the first count, he managed to retain his(...)

 Ken Mayers (85) (L) and Tarak Kauff (80) (R), who are both Veterans For Peace activists. File photograph: Collins Courts

Two US army veterans in their 80s have been convicted of interfering with the operation of Shannon Airport as part of an anti-war protest three years (...)

In a Word. . . Hope

Far be it from me to disagree with St Paul – not least on this weekend when Christians mark the most significant feast of their year – but he is wron(...)

Clonliffe College: Dublin’s Catholic Archdiocese has offered its former seminary in Drumcondra for the accommodation of Ukrainian refugees.  The facility could hold up to 620 people. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Dublin’s Catholic Archdiocese has offered its former seminary at Clonliffe College in Drumcondra for the accommodation of Ukrainian refugees. It is e(...)

Republic of Ireland and Arsenal star Katie McCabe: ‘We’re playing more games at the Emirates so maybe a national game in the Aviva would be nice.’ Photograph: Oisín Keniry/Getty Images

With the chaos of Abbotstown currently subsided, chaos inside the Gamla Ullevi Stadium is needed if the Republic of Ireland are to topple these giants(...)

The American Library Association tracked 1,597 individual books that were either challenged or removed in 2021. Arrangement: The New York Times

Attempts to ban books in the United States surged in 2021 to the highest level since the American Library Association began tracking book challenges 2(...)

Referee Mathieu Raynal shows a red card to Charlie Ewels of England after his dangerous tackle on Ireland’s James Ryan during the Six Nations match at Twickenham. Photograph: Andrew Fosker/Inpho

The hugely anticipated home and away Heineken Champions Cup matches approach, and we must hope. Hope that there will be no high tackles, no dangerous (...)

Olivia Rodrigo won best new artist at the Grammy awards on Sunday night in Las Vegas. Photograph: Kevin Mazur/Getty Images for The Recording Academy

Teenage pop phenom Olivia Rodrigo and R&B duo Silk Sonic dominated the major categories, and Jon Batiste won album of the year at the 64th annual (...)

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