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Dawn Meats has been granted leave by the High Court to serve copies of motions seeking to attach and commit to prison 18 protesters at two of its beef(...)

UK prime minister Boris Johnson. Leaked UK government documents  spell out a no-deal Brexit Britain facing shortages of fuel, food and medicine.

The story of the day is the Sunday Times’s report on leaked UK government documents which set out the most likely aftershocks of a no-deal Brexit rath(...)

Fiona Shaw, who has been nominated for her first two Emmys. Photograph: Jeff Spicer/Getty Images

Two Irish actors are among the nominees for this year’s Emmy awards. Fiona Shaw received her first two Emmy nominations – in the categories of Suppor(...)

Junior Ogedi-Uzokwe celebrates with fans after his late equaliser earned Derry a point against Dundalk. Photograph: Ciaran Culligan/Inpho

Derry City 2 Dundalk 2 Colchester United loanee Junior Ogedi-Uzokwe was hailed a hero a the Brandywell, the tricky winger snatching maximum points aw(...)

Breda Gahan when she was a staff nurse at St James’s Hospital, Dublin, in 1987

It was not easy being young in the late 1980s and seeing young people die from Aids and HIV, which was a new virus in Ireland at the time. I was a ne(...)

Iceberg lettuce was introduced for commercial production in the late 1940s. Photograph: iStock

How do you like your lettuce – crisp or floppy? While many of us have languished in a life of iceberg lettuce dominance, those of us with access to ho(...)

  Ecocem Materials had total assets of €46 million and liabilities of €6.5 million at the end of December. Photograph:    David Sleator

Shareholders at Irish cement manufacturer Ecocem, including the financier Dermot Desmond, may soon be in line for a windfall after the group proposed (...)

Jackie Duddy Jackie Duddy (17) was born at Springtown camp, one of a family of 15. He worked at a local factory, but his passion was boxing (...)

Bishop Daly was filmed waving a bloody handkerchief on Bloody Sunday. Photograph: RTÉ Archives

The 13 people killed on Bloody Sunday were shot dead by members of the 1st battalion (1 Para) of the British Army’s Parachute Regiment in the spa(...)

Katie Taylor: trailblazer.  Photograph: Peter Cziborra/Reuters

I mentioned in passing here recently the short, violent life of “Machine Gun” Jack McGurn, who is widely believed to have helped organise the St Valen(...)

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