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Juncker’s swansong contained a few bombshells on tax and sovereignty that should make us sit up

Juncker’s swansong contained a few bombshells on tax and sovereignty that should make us sit up

Harris should share what he knows about RUC murders

Harris should share what he knows about RUC murders

Drew Harris claimed at the Smithwick Tribunal that a garda colluded with the IRA in the killings of two RUC men. If the new Garda Commissioner stands by that claim, he must explain it now

Irish football’s great joyless journey to nowhere

Irish football’s great joyless journey to nowhere

Reports of Roy Keane’s rows with players and recent dismal match performances have laid the unedifying spectacle that is football in Ireland all too bare

An Post needs courageous changes to keep delivering

An Post needs courageous changes to keep delivering

The universal postal service obligation is an outdated relic from the pre-smartphone era. An Post should consider ditching it in order to survive

‘Hundreds of Irish women are alive specifically because they underwent cervical screening’

‘Hundreds of Irish women are alive specifically because they underwent cervical screening’

Widely articulated concerns that patients here were dying because of a shoddy, cut-price screening service are not supported by the Scally report

Key stakeholders not consulted in design of cervical cancer audit

Key stakeholders not consulted in design of cervical cancer audit

Doctors, patients and their advocates need to join forces to come up with the best screening audit for future generations

A tale of two evictions

A tale of two evictions

Gardaí felt the need to wear balaclavas at an inner-city eviction last week. Quite a contrast to the events at Gorse Hill in affluent Killiney three years ago

Forget the North Frederick Street fracas – we need action on housing

Forget the North Frederick Street fracas – we need action on housing

Urgent task now is to implement Scally’s findings

Urgent task now is to implement Scally’s findings

A journalist and editor who changed Ireland

A journalist and editor who changed Ireland

The late John Mulcahy, whose magazine Hibernia reflected and chronicled the turbulent and transformative 1960s and 1970s, leaves behind a rich journalistic legacy

A duty of candour and accountability, Irish style

A duty of candour and accountability, Irish style

The Scally report airs patients’ grievances, but we must pay more than lip service to open disclosure

Tory king of pinstripes delivers lesson in spin

Tory king of pinstripes delivers lesson in spin

Jacob Rees-Mogg is hardly driven by a passion for Northern Ireland's welfare. His business is to position himself as the man with the answers, the man who has done the work, the man who will not sell out to the EU

Off Message

Off Message

Censoring other voices, no matter how offensive they may be, is an own goal for liberals everywhere, as displayed by the latest furore over Steve Bannon’s invitation to the New Yorker festival

Let local authorities help us out of housing gridlock

Let local authorities help us out of housing gridlock

‘Land-hoarders’ - including the state itself - move slowly and conservatively because of the high costs involved with development. Partnering with local authorities would fix that

Barry J Whyte on Business

Barry J Whyte on Business

A recent US tax case could cool the corporate romance with Ireland