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Poll: Would you support the idea of a European army?

FRENCH PRESIDENT EMMANUEL Macron called for a “real” European army to be established last Tuesday, at the beginning of a week commemorating the centenary of the end of the First World War.

The French President is specifically pushing for the creation of a nine-country European force ...

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Poll: Would you wear a shamrock poppy?

EVERY NOVEMBER, THE debate about whether Irish people should wear poppies rears its head. 

Fine Gael senator Frank Feighan this morning said he’s asking Irish politicians to wear a shamrock poppy – a special commemorative design which honours Ireland dead in the first world ...

2018-11-08 11:25 open_in_new
Poll: Should teens be breath tested before entering discos?

A JUDGE IN Cork has said that teenagers should face random breath tests prior to discos, after recent media reports on incidents that involved young people in a “distressed state” from the excess consumption of alcohol near discos.

The Irish Examiner reported this morning that the ...

2018-10-19 10:28 open_in_new