Coveney denies alleged dispute with Taoiseach over backstop

Tanaiste Simon Coveney has denied he and Taoiseach Leo Varadkar were at odds on the issue of the Irish backstop, as alleged by former British Brexit Secretary Dominic ...

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Man, 33, arrested in connection with bus hijacking in Co Down

The driver of a Translink bus was threatened by a man armed with a knife at the bus stop on Cairnsmore Avenue in Ballybeen shortly before 8pm.

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Hollywood stars were once ‘biggest rivals’ at Irish acting school

Elijah Rowen and Jack McEvoy play brothers on Emmy-winning show, Vikings.

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Hard terrain slows rescue of Spanish boy trapped in borehole

Experts are hoping to reach the boy by digging a horizontal tunnel to the spot where they believe he is trapped.

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Fox confident UK can get trade agreements ‘over the line’ before exit day

Liam Fox also said that a no-deal Brexit remained ‘a real possibility’.

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World’s oldest man dies aged 113

His family said he died peacefully from natural causes.

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United should go “all out” for Pochettino, says Wayne Rooney

Former England forward believes the Argentinian is the best long-term replacement for Jose Mourinho.

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Hunt pleased by “gentleman” Cech’s response to clash

The keeper underwent emergency surgery after the incident in 2006.

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Roger Federer eliminated from Australian Open by 20-year-old Stefanos Tsitsipas

Tsitsipas came back from a set down to stun the two-time defending champion.

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Mobile phones set to drag on Dixons Carphone trading

Dixons Carphone is expected to book another sales slump at its troubled mobile phone division when it reports on its third-quarter performance next week.

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Irish company introduce stylish solution to hearing problems

Hearing 'earrings' could be the new fashion trend.

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700 jobs at Limerick firm safe after US vote

Around 700 jobs at Aughinish Alumina in Limerick are safe for now following a US senate vote to allow sanctions on its owner to be lifted — but the political ...

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Russell Brand: I have no regrets about my past behaviour in wake of #MeToo

The actor was a notorious lothario and has claimed to have slept with hundreds of women.

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Ant McPartlin hails ‘rock’ Anne-Marie Corbett for role in recovery

The pair will return to screens on Britain’s Got Talent.

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Musicians pay tribute to Mac Miller on late rapper’s 27th birthday

His former partner Ariana Grande was among those who posted.

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'Please show the world what's going on in Moria. We are human beings'

“Now that I have told my story, I have one request: please help us. Show the world what's going on in Moria. We are human beings. We deserve to be treated ...

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Brexit: Theresa May survives confidence vote, but Brussels is in charge now

Just 24 hours after suffering a historic defeat in parliament over her Brexit deal, the prime minister has survived a vote of no confidence in her government – ...

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Search goes on for woman who disappeared without trace almost two years ago

It seemed, last March, that there had been a major breakthrough in the search for the Cork woman. Then nothing. But now it’s been almost two years since Tina ...

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