Claire Hogan

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It may well be difficult for religious bodies to prohibit such forms of religious dress like headscarves, when the religious habits of nuns, and all the trappings of Catholicism, are permitted in what is a State-sponsored system.   Photograph: Christophe Ena/AP photo

The EU’s top Court has ruled that private employers may ban staff from wearing Islamic headscarves and other visible religious symbols under certain c(...)

The chairman of St Vincent’s Hospital has  dismissed as sensational the “tale of nuns attempting to control Irish maternity services”. However, history shows that ethos affects treatment. File photograph:  Dave Meehan

The Institute of Obstetricians has expressed concern that St Vincent’s hospital, which is owned by the Religious Sisters of Charity, will govern the N(...)

The chairman of the Global Cork Economic Forum, John Mullins (left), outside St Paul’s Cathedral in London, inviting London-based Cork native Nick Howard of Amarenco Solar to the Global Cork Economic Forum

The inaugural Global Cork Economic Forum is taking place in Cork this Thursday, as part of the flagship Cork Gathering event Rebel Week.Greencore chie(...)