With Trump plotting war, a wretched post-election Irish government and a post-hard Brexit economic crisis, we have every reason to be worried for the future
We have many reasons to be worried in May 2019.
There is every reason to fear that this weekend, a phalanx including Donald Trump, Benjamin Netanyahu, Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, Jared Kushner, John Bolton and Mike Pompeo is plotting a war against Iran.
The pretext for this war is – wait for it – secret intelligence that the Iranians are up to something very bad. So bad that we can’t be told about it....
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Proposal for expert panel to review capital projects over €100m
Large public capital projects could be run through an “independent panel of international experts” as part of public spending reforms, according to the Department of Public Expenditure
State body to reissue €28m office supplies contract
The contract covers the supply of office stationery to a range of government bodies and agencies, including the HSE, universities, hospitals, councils and schools
Sinn Féin open to coalition deal, but on condition of border poll
Party would launch the ‘largest public house building programme that Ireland has ever seen’ and a national health service
Fine Gael ‘will go to war’ if Bailey runs as independent
The party threatens to put significant financial resources behind its own candidates in bid to ensure that she is ‘never seen again’ in politics