DORT-SPEAK MAY BE ON THE RISE BUT . . .
Is the traditional Irish way of talking knackered? A report by the BBC has found that distinctive traditional regional accents in Britain are in decline.
John Downing: France’s ‘pension lesson’ tells us an age rise is inevitable here too
Sarah Mac Donald: ‘An extraordinary drop in a very short time’ – Census data shows Catholic faith suffers steep decline
Susie Coen: Elon Musk’s hopes of being the White House kingmaker are in tatters
Ministers stuck between bog and a hard place in 330,000-hectare rewet scheme
Fionnán Sheahan: Kafkaesque tale of ‘Garda M’ being prosecuted for doing his duty marks a watershed
‘Uncharted territory’ for world as next five years to be hottest ever
Lindy McDowell: Not quite ostracised, but still an awkward day for ‘Spare’ Harry who walked up aisle of Westminster Abbey on his own
The big questions about the coronation answered… like will it be awkward for Harry and what’s this about ‘rocking horse sex’?
Xi Jinping’s telephone diplomacy with Volodymyr Zelensky serves only what’s in China’s interest
Could Mary Lou McDonald be the greatest victim of master manipulator Jonathan Dowdall?
Raising twins: ‘Everything is in stereo — if you give out to one, the other will think it’s funny and do the same thing’
The Indo Daily: Cartel crash – Liam Byrne’s arrest as Kinahan mob swap Dubai for Iran
Huge jump in instances of fraudsters taking control of bank accounts
Prince Harry accuses ‘vile’ British tabloid press of destroying his adolescence and later relationships
Duke of Sussex due to resume evidence at High Court in hacking claim
Five of the biggest financial frauds targeting people in Ireland – and how to avoid them
Medical gaslighting: “I pointed out that I wasn’t an alcoholic — but apparently, that’s something an alcoholic would say’
‘Being naked, I’ve revealed much more about what’s going on in other people’s heads than I have of my own body’
Former MBNA offices to become business campus for the north-west with €3m investment
As Poker Face gains in popularity, could a full-scale episodic TV revival be on the cards?
The only safe way to avoid a cycling lane incident is to lower your speed
Smallest Lexus hybrid SUV to date has younger drivers and downsizers in mind
Car-maker plans to expand vehicle life to 15 years to meet CO2 targets
Editorial: Every day is a school day, with or without exams