Ireland

brexit backstop

Why the UK hasn’t presented any specific backstop proposal to the EU

September 15, 2019 11:39 am

The Brexit secretary says the EU need to adjust their position on checks on Ireland

britain

Donald Trump is the best prime minister Britain never had

August 6, 2019 8:09 am

The orange man succeeds where the mandarins failed

mike allen axios

Does Axios think Trump is visiting Ireland?

June 4, 2019 11:23 am

‘Top of the morning’

northern ireland

Romanticizing Northern Ireland’s history is a deadly mistake

May 2, 2019 10:05 am

Children are growing up with ‘heroic’ stories of the Troubles

leo varadkar

It’s not anti-Irish to criticize Leo Varadkar

April 18, 2019 10:31 am

Dublin’s dishonest approach to Brexit is seriously damaging Anglo-Irish relations

french colonial

Ireland’s strange decision to become a French colonial outpost

April 4, 2019 2:08 pm

Only a cynic would suggest this is a calculated two fingers to Brexit Britain

irish ruins

The unique, bittersweet beauty of Irish ruins

March 14, 2019 11:04 am

The number of Irish country houses has continued to decline over the past 40 years

St Patrick

Who was the real St Patrick: an evangelist or a tax dodger?

March 14, 2019 9:05 am

Saint Patrick Retold: The Legend and History of Ireland’s Patron Saint by Roy Flechner reviewed

irish militants

Why is Britain letting itself be held to ransom by has-been Irish militants?

January 31, 2019 9:34 am

For the fifth-largest economy in the world to design its whole trade policy around the appeasement of this delusional riffraff beggars belief

leo varadkar

Who does Leo Varadkar think he is?

December 17, 2018 2:44 pm

He thinks that what is good for his government is more important than what the British people voted for

leo varadkar

Leo Varadkar has done his absolute best to damage Brexit

November 22, 2018 12:28 pm

The Taoiseach leads a minority government — he has an incentive to make the Brits sweat

irish border

Brexiteers should support a border in the Irish Sea

October 23, 2018 3:09 pm

Extra checks at Northern Ireland’s sea ports and airports would be perfectly reasonable as a sign of our good faith

irish see brexit

How the Irish see Brexit

October 11, 2018 8:48 am

They view it through the prism of impotence and historical schadenfreude

Did Ed Balls mean to make a documentary on the joys of Trump’s America?

August 2, 2018 10:50 am

The former British Shadow Chancellor’s new documentary is more favourable of Trumpsters than anyone at the BBC could have ever imagined.

Social conservatism is dead

May 31, 2018 8:01 pm

Pope Francis’ modus operandi is to leave the reporting of his views to third parties and then sit back and enjoy the storm.