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Italians vote in election that could take far-right to power (39)

Polls suggest country poised to vote first far-right government into power since the second World War

Italians vote in election that could take far-right to power

Far right / far left both controlled and bought and paid for.

Define 'far right' for us, please.

Loving the hole “far-right” label being giving to this by every news outlet & political party 🍿

The only people who consider this the 'far Right' are the EU un-elected commision who are run by fascist nazi's who want war and for you to own nothing and be happy

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Minister says finding accommodation for asylum seekers ‘incredibly difficult’ (38)

he said the State was in a “really difficult situation right now” when it came to finding accommodation for the numbers arriving

Minister says finding accommodation for asylum seekers ‘incredibly difficult’

If it is so hard finding places for them Just stop them coming into the country. We have enough.

Try - Kieve

Then simply apply the Dublin convention , Y'know that EU law we signed up to.

What's the obvious solution🤔🤔

But no such trouble finding accommodation for 🇺🇦 Refugees Minister 🤔

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Why is there a Chinese police outpost on Dublin’s Capel Street? (17)

Spread of Chinese ‘overseas police service stations’ around the world raises concerns among human rights campaigners

Why is there a Chinese police outpost on Dublin’s Capel Street?

To intimidate local Chinese

Time for a not so friendly chat with the Chinese Ambassador here - covid denials still linger in mind.

Can't be legal..?

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Budget 2023: €20 increase in social welfare ruled out (16)

The Minister for Social Protection has ruled out a €20 increase in social welfare payments in the upcoming Budget.

Minister for Social Protection Heather Humphreys has ruled out a €20 increase in social welfare payments in the upcoming Budget

Doint mind her shs from Cavan

If course. Sure that would mean that the less well off in society doing well in a budget. That never happened.

What about €20 for people who actually work for a living ffs?

What a surprise



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Ireland ups contribution to Global Fund after Bono tells Martin to ‘go big’ (11)

The U2 frontman wrote to the Taoiseach urging Ireland to increase funding for international financing partnership

Bono urged Micheál Martin to “go big” and “dig deep“ weeks before the state upped Ireland’s foreign aid contributions by €15m. The singer ended his letter by sending “blessings to you, Mary, and the kids”, before signing off “With great respect, Bono”

BTriagain Is it 1 of April?

BTriagain Pontification from a little man that moved his tax base to avoid paying tax in Ireland.

Two wan ⚓'s corresponding.

BTriagain Who writes 'blessings' in a letter ?

What has anything the government got to do with bono.

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Roger Waters concerts scrapped in Poland over Ukraine row (11)

Waters wrote an open letter earlier this month saying the West should stop providing arms to Ukraine.

Pink Floyd's Roger Waters has lashed out after two upcoming concerts in Poland were scrapped following criticism over his stance on the war in Ukraine.

Right to cancel him no room for Putinistas.

He can see the truth.

What about free speech?

It's just another brick in the wall.

With less travel he will be helping the environment which should be his primary concern at this stage in his life.

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Poll: Should people be given grants to buy e-bikes? (10)

Electric bike initiatives in other countries include grants, scrappage schemes and interest-free loans.

Should people be given grants to buy e-bikes?

No 👎

Any chance of getting the laws sorted first ohh wait ... And no, they are now a menace like the majority of cyclists who think they own the road. cyclists escooters

Especially if you are a green tea drinker who has a Garda patrol car to drive it around

No , doesn’t lead to the price coming down. Retailers will just up the price as per the normal order of things

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Male contraceptive jab could be 'game changer' in equalising reproduction (8)

Dr. Amanda Wilson of De Montfort University in Leicester has announced that the contraceptive jab...

A male contraceptive jab is expected to become available in the UK within a year. But what could it mean for relationships and reproductive control? BKNT

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Far-right eyes historic victory as Italy goes to the polls (7)

Brothers of Italy has its roots in the post-fascist movement founded by supporters of dictator Benito Mussolini.

Italians are voting in an election expected to usher in the country's first government led by the far-right since World War II.

Far right= heterosexual, traditional family values, Christian, hard working,

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Moscow pledges 'protection' to areas annexed by Russia (6)

Russia has sought to defend its seven-month-old war at the United Nations, with Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov saying that regions of Ukraine where widely derided referendums are being held would be under Russia's 'full protection' if annexed by Moscow.

Russia has sought to defend its seven-month-old war at the United Nations, with Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov saying that regions of Ukraine where widely derided referendums are being held would be under Russia's 'full protection' if annexed by Moscow

Russia’s full protection from what? They were doing alright on their own till Russia started poking them

Zelensky did say ethnic Russians living in the Ukraine should move to Russia.... Well, they're just taking their land with them.

Invaders holding a vote in the middle of a war is no better than a confession obtained through torture.

There’s no way the people in these Russian speaking areas were ever going to vote to stay , even more so now as residential areas in the Donbass etc are being shelled by Ukraine.

The war mongering west is growing more frustrated by the day as a war they instigated is gradually is not working out as planned. The problem is Russia is not easily intimidated by bullies who are wasting the lives of young men to further their agenda of regime change in Russia.

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