The judges have chosen the winners of the Hennessy Literary Awards

The winners of the 46th annual Hennessy Literary Awards were announced in Dublin last night. Poets, novelists and short story tellers came together as Hennessy revealed the winner of the First Fiction, Emerging Fiction and Emerging Poetry categories. The winners...

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Defence Minister: Staff cutbacks not to blame for reduced Air Corps services

The Defence Minister said staff cutbacks are not to blame for the Air Corps not being able to provide services outside of normal working hours. It emerged the Defence Forces were initially asked to provide ‘top cover’ off the west...

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Claudio Ranieri tells prisoners: ‘I’ve been through a lot, but never anything like Leicester sacking’

Claudio Ranieri has admitted news of his dismissal as Leicester manager came as a huge shock. The 65-year-old Italian was...

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Rural TD threatens to withdraw Government support over post office plans

The stability of Government has again been put in doubt after an Independent TD said he will withdraw his support...

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Barcelona defend Messi against ‘unjust and totally disproportionate’ ban

Barcelona have branded the four-game international ban handed to Lionel Messi for abusing an assistant referee “unjust and totally disproportionate”....

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Mick Wallace calls for Garda Commissioner to go: ‘The force is in bits’

The Dáil has heard further calls for the Garda Commissioner to be sacked. Noirín O’Sullivan remains under pressure over the...

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