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Johnson’s vigour as leader mired in confusion over intentions 0

Boris Johnson’s first week as prime minister has shown his strengths as a politician, as he brought vigour and focus to a government that has been listless and drifting for

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No-deal Brexit could ‘virtually stop’ some trade in North within 24 hours, leaked memo says 0

A no-deal Brexit could cause cross-border agriculture trade in Northern Ireland to “virtually stop” within 24 hours, according to a leaked UK government document. The document also says a no-deal

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Competitive strategy for SME sector a national Brexit imperative 0

“The avoidance of taxes is the only intellectual pursuit that still carries any reward,” asserted John Maynard Keynes, one of the most influential economists in the last century. The obvious

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Why man’s best friend should be treasured 0

Dogs are the animals most loved by humans. Frederick the Great of Prussia (1742-1786) was reputedly the first person to call dogs “man’s best friend”, referring to his Italian greyhound.

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Asylum seekers in Wexford refuse move to Wicklow and Clare 0

Twenty-two men and women living in an emergency accommodation centre in Courtown, Co Wexford, have refused to leave the town after they were told they were being moved to counties

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What to watch now Love Island is over – more Love Island? 0

High on sunshine, Love Island broadcaster ITV has responded to the success of its Majorca-based baby by announcing that next year it will have two – Winter Love Island and

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Stocktake: Projected US corporate profits rebound may be less healthy than hoped 0

US earnings season is in full swing right now, with Amazon, Facebook and Google parent Alphabet all reporting earnings last week and Apple scheduled to do likewise after the market

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I binned my Eircom paperwork: how can I find out how many shares I owned? 0

I had shares in Eircom/Vodafone/Verizon and, as we all know, we lost out. What I want to know is, as they were public shares, can I claim against loss? I

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Fintan O’Toole: Let’s abolish culture and call it sport 0

Could we not just abolish culture and call it sport? A bit extreme, I know. But I honestly have no idea what else we can do to banish the godawful

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Gardaí seeking gang of men after girl allegedly raped in Courtown 0

Gardaí are appealing for information in relation to the alleged rape of a juvenile girl in Co Wexford. In a statement on Tuesday, gardaí said they were investigating “an incident

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