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The research carried out by Fianna Fáil senator Mark Daly identified seven key areas of unionist concern.

Loss of identity and land, nationalist “triumphalism” and renewed violence are among the fears unionists hold about the prospect of a united Ireland, (...)

House speaker Nancy Pelosi: “These comments from the White House are disgraceful and disgusting and these comments are racist.” Photograph: Anna Moneymaker/New York Times

US president Donald Trump applauded Republicans for not backing a House of Representatives motion describing recent comments by him as “racist”, after(...)

US Representatives Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (L), Ayanna Pressley and Rashida Tlaib (R) are three of the four Congresswomen president Trump ‘go back’ to the ‘totally broken and crime infested places from which they came’.  Photograph: Erin Scott/Reuters

The US House of Representatives voted on Tuesday to condemn recent comments by Donald Trump as racist, following one of the most acrimonious debates o(...)

  Republican Senate majority leader   Mitch McConnell  refused to label President Trump’s comments as racist. Photograph:  Jim Lo Scalzo/EPA

The controversy over Donald Trump’s criticism of four non-white members of Congress continued on Tuesday as the US president defended his racially-cha(...)

US House speaker Nancy Pelosi: “ready for the fight of her life with Trump”. Photograph: Sarah Silbiger/Getty Images

Nancy Pelosi and Donald Trump have a lot in common. Neither one drinks, yet they have family vineyards. They both love big bowls of ice cream. Their (...)

One pertinent effect of having a second chamber might be people remaining in Stormont after Sinn Féin or the DUP walk out. File photograph: Paul Faith/AFP/Getty Images

A new mechanism for consulting civic society is a part of the Stormont talks, Alliance leader Naomi Long has revealed. Hopes that public engagement m(...)

Migrant children play soccer at  Homestead  in Florida, the largest child detention facility in the US. Photograph: Scott McIntyre/The New York Times

Leaving the sprawling metropolis of Miami and driving south, signs soon point towards Homestead. The small town about an hour south of Florida’s bigge(...)

Robert Mueller will testify on July 17th. File photograph: Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty Images

The US president Donald Trump hit out at Robert Mueller on Wednesday, hours after House Democrats announced that the Special Counsel would testify bef(...)

House speaker Nancy Pelosi has struggled to keep all her members in line as she seeks agreement on a $4.5 billion funding Bill. Photograph: Gabriella Demczuk/The New York Times

Members of the US House of Representatives were expected to vote for $4.5 billion (€3.96 billion) in extra funds to help address the deepening crisis (...)

 A protester  with  a  picture of  Jamal Khashoggi outside the Saudi Arabian consulate in Istanbul, Turkey. Photograph:  Reuters/Osman Orsal

US president Donald Trump has dismissed a United Nations request for the FBI to investigate the murder of the dissident journalist Jamal Khashoggi, su(...)

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