Pelosi warns UK-US trade deal ‘unlikely’ if Brexit talks damage peace process

Nancy Pelosi has said a breakdown in the talks over the Northern Ireland Protocol would be “problematic” for a post-Brexit UK-US trade deal. The Speaker of the US House of Representatives has been critical of British prime minister Boris Johnson’s approach to Northern Ireland following Britain’s exit from the European Union. The pair discussed the … Read more

Emma Raducanu victim of her own success as she cannot book tennis court to train

Emma Raducanu ‘s exploits at the US Open have inspired a swathe of budding tennis players to pick up a racket – but it’s had an unfortunate side-effect for the teenage star. The 18-year-old is back in the UK, and enjoyed an emotional reunion with her family as she posed for photos with her dad … Read more

Manager charged with permitting ‘lay person’ to kill dog at Ashton Pound

Updated 14 minutes ago A MANAGER HAS become the sixth person charged with animal cruelty offences following an investigation into the treatment and deaths of dogs at the Ashton pound in Dublin. The shelter, at River Road, Castleknock had operated a dog warden service for the greater Dublin area. However, an animal welfare investigation commenced … Read more

Ed Woodward says Man Utd on ‘right track’ after signing likes of Ronaldo despite net loss of €107.97m for last season

Ed Woodward is “more confident than ever” that Manchester United are on the “right track” having brought in the likes of Cristiano Ronaldo over the summer. he Old Trafford giants, who finished as Premier League and Europa League runners-up last season, have followed up the big-money acquisitions of Jadon Sancho and Raphael Varane by signing … Read more

Frustration at lack of explanation on SIAC resignations

A member of the Sláintecare Implementation Advisory Council has said the failure of Minister for Health Stephen Donnelly to explain why two senior members of the Government’s Sláintecare team quit nine days ago is increasing the frustration of Council members. Speaking on RTÉ’s Today with Claire Byrne programme, Liam Doran said the “frustration of every … Read more