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22 February 2018 18:12 White powder sent to Prince Harry and Meghan Markle being investigated as 'racist hate crime'

The pair are due to marry on 19 May. A PACKAGE CONTAINING white powder and an allegedly racist message sent to Prince Harry and his fiancée Meghan Markle is being treated as a hate crime, UK police have said on. Officers from the Metropolitan Police’s counter-terrorism command were called in after the package was received on 12 February at a sorting

22 February 2018 00:11 Ruddock wary of ‘dangerous animal’ with Biggar heart

With the rehab from his Grade 3 hamstring injury ahead of schedule — he should be available for Leinster’s Champions Cup quarter-final crack at Saracens come April — the 27-year Irish international could spare the time to launch the Tackle Your Feelings app and chew the fat. His backstory is well-known: Dublin-born but Welsh-raised to Irish mum Bernadette 4

20 February 2018 00:00 Life through a lens: Images of lost Ireland caught on camera

In his poem Dark Ireland, Patrick Kavanagh speaks about the Irish as a “dark people, our eyes ever turned inward”. It was those words of the famous Irish poet that inspired photographer Richard Fitzgerald to look not just inward but backward on an Ireland of the recent past, evoking memories of the kind of rural life that has all but vanished. The images 12

19 February 2018 18:16 Three billboards erected outside small Galway village in honour of Martin McDonagh

McDonagh’s father grew up in Lettermullan in the Gaeltacht region of Galway. THREE BILLBOARDS HAVE been erected outside Lettermullen, Co Galway to honour Irish director and filmmaker Martin McDonagh. McDonagh’s latest film - Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri – has already won a rake of awards (including five Baftas) and is hotly tipped to pick up the Best Picture 6

19 February 2018 17:18 Varadkar meeting with Sinn Féin leadership as DUP asks London to 'take decisions'

Talks aimed at bringing back a working Assembly to the North failed dramatically last week. TAOISEACH LEO VARADKAR and Tánaiste Simon Coveney are today meeting with the Sinn Féin leadership to discuss the ongoing impasse in Northern Ireland. Talks aimed at bringing back a working Assembly to the North, which has been without a government for 13 months 15

17 February 2018 10:24 'Terrorists don't care who they kill': Theresa May says Europe must protect citizens

She called for a “deep and special partnership” to be maintained between the UK and the European Union post-Brexit. BRITISH PRIME MINISTER Theresa May has called for a “deep and special partnership” in relation to security to be maintained between the UK and the European Union post-Brexit. In a speech delivered at the Munich Security Conference in Germany 19

16 February 2018 02:57 Alan Bennett savours borrowed time

Back then, Harry Kane was still a chubby goal-getter for Ridgeway Rovers in north-east London, yet to be picked up and discarded by Arsenal. Ireland U21 international defender Danny Kane, City’s most recent signing, was just four years old. If Bennett’s tale seems like football’s never-ending story, he’s not buying into it. “I know I’m on limited time. I know that. The game against 14

14 February 2018 16:35 Collapsed: Arlene Foster says Stormont deal is "not possible" right now

The DUP has called for direct rule from London. DUP LEADER ARLENE Foster has said that talks on forming a government in Northern Ireland have failed on the issue of the Irish language. In a statement this afternoon, Foster said that she “respects the Irish language” but that her party cannot agree to a standalone Irish Language Act, as is sought by Sinn Féin. The DUP has said that any legislation 2

14 February 2018 12:00 World to go green for St Patrick’s Day

More than 300 stadiums, statues, museums and towers worldwide are set to go green to celebrate St Patrick’s Day next month. The Space Needle, now recognised as the symbol of Seattle in the US and one of the most recognisable structures in the world, will join the global greening line-up. And joining Tourism Ireland’s global greening for the first time is Chimo 4

14 February 2018 11:51 Man dies following 'serious accident' at Heathrow airport

Two members of staff operating airport vehicles were involved in the incident. A MAN HAS DIED following a crash on the airfield at London’s Heathrow Airport this morning. Two members of airport staff who were operating vehicles were involved in the collision which took place shortly after 6am. One of the men, who was in his 40s, was hospitalised with serious 1