There is increasing concern in rural Ireland about the Green agenda in government, particularly among the equestrian and country sports communities.
In some ways, it has been the longest political honeymoon in post-colonial African politics, but, more than a decade after the democratic triumph of the Africa National Congress (ANC) and its leader, Nelson Mandela, the storm clouds are beginning to
In October 2006, the then justice minister and Progressive Democrats leader Michael McDowell gave a speech in Malahide, Co Dublin. It was the beginning of the early run-up to the general election due some six months later and McDowell was seeking to
It should be jobs and not lives that are at stake.
Gesture politics on SUV emissions, but only silence on phone rip-offs. Never mind the planet - can the Greens save themselves?
Last week’s suicide bomb attempt to kill Benazir Bhutto was merely the latest indication that nuclear power Pakistan is edging closer to chaos.
The tribunals may have trapped politicians in the past, but their huge costs will stretch far into the future.
Local politics should not be a factor in planning decisions.
Fianna Fail’s possible entry into the North’s political sphere raises a number of exciting prospects, not least a link with the SDLP.
Devastating victories over minnows Namibia and Georgia in the Rugby World Cup will be vital in keeping Irish hopes alive.