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We all need to be honest about the crash

We all need to be honest about the crash

Fianna Fáil have learned lessons from the crash. But Fine Gael and Labour refuse to admit the truth

Kenny keeps election options open

Kenny keeps election options open

The Taoiseach is trying to open up an option to hold an early election – just in case

There’s no sign of  a European Mandela

There’s no sign of a European Mandela

The South African leader showed the way for an entire continent. We could do with some of his qualities right now

Big Jack’s legacy has turned to dust

Big Jack’s legacy has turned to dust

Twenty-five years ago, Jack Charlton led the Irish team and its delirious fans to previously unknown heights of success at Italia 90. Now watching the Irish team play is like watching green paint dry. What’s gone wrong?

No more secrets on Catholic Church abuse

No more secrets on Catholic Church abuse

Cardinal Sean Brady’s evidence to the Historical Abuse Inquiry last week has made for sobering reading. The former head of the Catholic Church revealed that it never even crossed his mind to inform civil authorities about the abuse of two boys by Fat

Ireland shouldn’t heap misery upon Greece

Ireland shouldn’t heap misery upon Greece

This newspaper finds it very odd that Ireland should argue so strongly against the Greek negotiating position on debt restructuring. Ireland, let us remember, was not so long ago in a comparable situation in terms of asking for, and receiving, the ai

Berkeley’s open response shames our instinct for secrecy

Berkeley’s open response shames our instinct for secrecy

Labour and Fine Gael must campaign together

Labour and Fine Gael must campaign together

Duck and cover: FG’s US big guns are coming

Duck and cover: FG’s US big guns are coming

The government has no will to restrict media ownership

The government has no will to restrict media ownership

There are no constitutional barriers to restricting media ownership. The coalition simply doesn’t want to

A lift-off achieved against all the odds

A lift-off achieved against all the odds

Following the airing of a major RTE television documentary on Tony Ryan, his friend and business associate recalls how the late aviation tycoon snatched victory from the jaws of defeat

Letters to the Editor

Letters to the Editor

A place for ‘Achillhenge’

It’s about the public’s right to know

It’s about the public’s right to know

The story of a 2,000-day fight for transparency and accountability which finally ended last week with a victory in the Supreme Court

Profile: Leonard Ryan, Mickey O’Rourke, Mark O’Meara

Profile: Leonard Ryan, Mickey O’Rourke, Mark O’Meara

The founders of Setanta Sports are now building a substantial hospitality business

The EU’s disgraceful treatment of Greece

The EU’s disgraceful treatment of Greece