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15 January 2019 16:11 'I had a very nice Hereford steak last night': Taoiseach hits back on meat criticism

The Taoiseach has hit back at criticism against him for eating less meat. Leo Varadkar said yesterday he was trying to reduce his carbon footprint by eating less meat. He said: "Them fellas that are talking about stopping people eating meat have never worked hard. "If you're a hard worker and do a hard days work there's nothing to bring you back and to revive 202

10 January 2019 11:59 Ashley Judd’s sexual harassment claim against Harvey Weinstein dismissed

A US judge has dismissed Ashley Judd’s sexual harassment claim against Hollywood film producer Harvey Weinstein. Judge Philip Gutierrez, sitting in the United States District Court in Los Angeles, ruled that the actress’s claim does not fall within the scope of a California statute. But he said Ms Judd may proceed to trial with separate allegations against 58

08 January 2019 11:48 Football Association investigating Hennessey allegations

The Football Association is looking into the incident which led Crystal Palace goalkeeper Wayne Hennessey to deny making a Nazi salute, Press Association Sport understands. picture posted on Instagram by Palace’s German midfielder Max Meyer as the players celebrated their FA Cup win against Grimsby on Saturday night. Hennessey is seen in the background 60

08 January 2019 11:47 FA investigating 'Nazi salute' Wayne Hennessey allegations

The Football Association is looking into the incident which led Crystal Palace goalkeeper Wayne Hennessey to deny making a Nazi salute, Press Association Sport understands. Wales international Hennessey appeared to be making the gesture in a picture posted on Instagram by Palace's German midfielder Max Meyer as the players celebrated their FA Cup win against 56

08 January 2019 11:22 Football coach facing sex abuse trial killed in road crash

A former youth football coach and scout was found dead in a single-vehicle car crash on the day he was due to go on trial accused of the historical sexual abuse of boys aged under 16. Michael “Kit” Carson, 75, had pleaded not guilty at an earlier hearing at Cambridge Crown Court to 12 counts of indecent assault and one of inciting a child to engage in sexual 50

28 December 2018 17:12 China accuses UK of ‘deep-rooted pride and prejudice’ amid Huawei concerns

China has accused the UK of “deep-rooted pride and prejudice” in response to increased concern about technology firm Huawei’s involvement in upgrading the UK’s mobile network. Chinese Ministry of National Defence spokesperson Wu Qian called allegations against the company “groundless”, according to Global Times, a Communist Party-run newspaper. The response 56

24 December 2018 19:38 Actor Kevin Spacey charged with sexual assault in the US

The 59-year-old Academy Award winner is alleged to have assaulted a teenager at a bar in Boston, Massachusetts, in July 2016. According to the Cape and Islands District Attorney Michael O’Keefe, Spacey is due to be arraigned on a charge of indecent assault and battery at Nantucket District Court on January 7. The alleged victim is the son of former US news anchor 72

23 December 2018 07:47 Japanese court approves 10-day detention for Nissan’s ex-chairman

A Japanese court has approved prosecutors’ request to keep Nissan’s former chairman Carlos Ghosn in detention for another 10 days. The Tokyo District Court said that the approval is for prosecutors to investigate further his third allegation of breach of trust for causing Nissan a loss of 1.8 billion yen (€13.3m) in 2008. Sunday’s extension allows prosecutors 60

21 December 2018 07:03 Japan prosecutors file new allegation against Nissan’s Ghosn

Japanese prosecutors have added a new allegation of breach of trust against Nissan’s former chairman Carlos Ghosn. Ghosn, along with another executive Greg Kelly, was arrested on November 19 and charged with under-reporting his income by nearly 10 billion yen (£63 million). The fresh allegations were filed a day after a court rejected prosecutors’ request 60

19 December 2018 21:03 Householder ‘duped out of €4k by four-man gang’

A middle-aged man living near University College Cork was approached by four men who said they would clean his chutes for €50 but they got €4,250 by deception on repeated visits by telling him his facia and soffit would have to be replaced. That was the allegation in the case investigated by Detective Sergeant Tim Murphy and Detective Garda David Hickey 33