Gavin Barrett

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Prof Gavin Barrett said it was clear from the UK perspective that its priority was not trade as it was “getting out of the best international trade deal in the entire world”. Photograph: iStock

Both the European Union and the United Kingdom will end up with less wealth following Brexit, according to a leading Irish expert on European law. Pr(...)

‘There is a moment in time when there will be a flip between the older and the young population,’ said Prof Catherine Barnard of University of Cambridge.  Photograph: Justin Tallis/AFP/Getty Images

British politicians are reluctant to countenance the idea of a second Brexit referendum as it would cause uncertainty and lead to fears that Britain w(...)

 Max Deegan of St Michael’s is tackled by  Conn Harte Bourke of St Mary’s at Donnybrook yesterday. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho.

St Michael’s 19, St Mary’s 14: St Mary’s came within a whisker of blowing the Leinster Schools Senior Cup wide open with a thunderous effort against S(...)

David Cameron: has made a succession of poor moves over Europe. Photograph: Reuters

July 16th will see Luxembourg’s Jean-Claude Juncker elected European Commission president by the European Parliament. He will be the thirteenth holder(...)

Independent Senator Katherine Zappone said the group’s reform proposals could be achieved by way of legislation. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Six principles to reform the Seanad will be put forward today by the group Democracy Matters, which successfully opposed its abolition in last year’s (...)

Brendan O'Driscoll co-founder of Soundwave, pitches at SXSW in Austin Texas.

It’s a gruelling experience. The business people, mostly young founders of companies not accustomed to Dragon (...)