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Merkel: Emergency EU immigration meeting produced a lot of good will

Merkel: Emergency EU immigration meeting produced a lot of good will Four EU countries in eastern Europe refused to take part in the meeting German Chancellor...

EU nations try to resolve differences over migration

EU nations try to resolve differences over migration Looking for common ground among a few key nations, the informal mini-summit now involves about 16 member...

Any election is madness while Brexit uncertainty continues

Any election is madness while Brexit uncertainty continues Political rhetoric and posturing should be toned down as the Brexit deadline draws nearer, writes Brian Hayes WARNING:...

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Raise a glass to Ireland’s greatest hostess – the Unicorn’s Miss...

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