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# new-leader - Tuesday 6 September, 2022

As it happened: Liz Truss rewards allies in cabinet reshuffle following first speech as UK PM
Live Sep 6th 2022, 9:29 PM

As it happened: Liz Truss rewards allies in cabinet reshuffle following first speech as UK PM

# new-leader - Thursday 1 September, 2022

Sunak and Truss make final leadership pitches amid cost-of-living support hints
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Sunak and Truss make final leadership pitches amid cost-of-living support hints

Sep 1st 2022, 7:02 AM 8,352 Views 1 Comment

Voting in the Tory leadership contest closes at 5pm on Friday and the winner will be announced on Monday.

# new-leader - Thursday 30 June, 2022

Dictator’s son Marcos Jr sworn in as Philippine president
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Dictator’s son Marcos Jr sworn in as Philippine president

Jun 30th 2022, 6:54 AM 10,455 Views 2 Comments

His landslide victory was proclaimed last month.

# new-leader - Thursday 24 March, 2022

Ivana Bacik confirmed as new leader of the Labour Party
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Ivana Bacik confirmed as new leader of the Labour Party

Updated Mar 24th 2022, 12:25 PM 29,052 Views 60 Comments

“I sincerely hope that I can repay the trust you have placed in me.”

# new-leader - Saturday 13 February, 2021

Henderson 'privileged' to be captain as Ireland look to put the boot in France
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Henderson 'privileged' to be captain as Ireland look to put the boot in France

Feb 13th 2021, 4:27 PM 4,087 Views 3 Comments

Skills coach Richie Murphy noted the importance of ‘making sure to play in the opposition half as much as possible’ against Les Bleus.

# new-leader - Sunday 14 June, 2020

More than twice as many people want Varadkar to stay as Taoiseach than for Martin to take over
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More than twice as many people want Varadkar to stay as Taoiseach than for Martin to take over

Jun 14th 2020, 9:14 AM 99,138 Views 235 Comments

That’s according to a new opinion poll for the Sunday Times.

# new-leader - Saturday 4 April, 2020

So who exactly is new UK Labour leader Sir Keir Starmer?
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So who exactly is new UK Labour leader Sir Keir Starmer?

Apr 4th 2020, 3:00 PM 29,066 Views 26 Comments

Starmer was elected as leader of the party earlier today, replacing Jeremy Corbyn.

Keir Starmer is the new leader of the UK Labour party
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# Top Job

Keir Starmer is the new leader of the UK Labour party

Updated Apr 4th 2020, 11:00 AM 33,634 Views 35 Comments

Starmer, a former director of state prosecutions and Labour’s Brexit spokesman, had been the favourite to win the ballot.

# new-leader - Monday 16 December, 2019

Labour leadership battle gets underway amid division in party after election defeat
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Labour leadership battle gets underway amid division in party after election defeat

Dec 16th 2019, 8:10 AM 15,799 Views 53 Comments

Shadow foreign secretary Emily Thornberry, a potential leadership candidate, was forced to deny insulting voters.

# new-leader - Wednesday 24 July, 2019

'Mad in England': How does the world see Boris Johnson?
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'Mad in England': How does the world see Boris Johnson?

Jul 24th 2019, 6:00 AM 29,435 Views 23 Comments

The international impression of Johnson has evolved from simply an eccentric mayor to a symbol of Brexit Britain.

# new-leader - Monday 22 July, 2019

UK's Lib Dems elect first female leader, as she bids to do everything possible to 'stop Brexit'
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UK's Lib Dems elect first female leader, as she bids to do everything possible to 'stop Brexit'

Jul 22nd 2019, 10:14 PM 16,072 Views 35 Comments

“I am ready to take our party into a general election and win it,” new leader Jo Swinson said.

# new-leader - Monday 22 April, 2019

Russia says it's 'too early' to say whether it could work with Ukraine's new leader
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# Volodymyr Zelensky

Russia says it's 'too early' to say whether it could work with Ukraine's new leader

Apr 22nd 2019, 5:04 PM 12,292 Views 44 Comments

Volodymyr Zelensky won a landslide victory yesterday.

# new-leader - Sunday 26 August, 2018

Australian foreign minister quits after failed attempt to become PM
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Australian foreign minister quits after failed attempt to become PM

Aug 26th 2018, 10:13 AM 16,226 Views 16 Comments

Julie Bishop is a rare female voice in the Australian government.

# new-leader - Saturday 17 February, 2018

No quiet retirement for Gerry Adams, as Mary Lou has big plans to put him to work
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# Big Interview

No quiet retirement for Gerry Adams, as Mary Lou has big plans to put him to work

Feb 17th 2018, 10:00 PM 41,912 Views 95 Comments

In a wide-ranging interview, Mary Lou McDonald talks party reform, bullying, and why she won’t be asking Gerry Adams to run for President of Ireland.

# new-leader - Saturday 10 February, 2018

Mary Lou McDonald is the new leader of Sinn Féin
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Mary Lou McDonald is the new leader of Sinn Féin

Feb 10th 2018, 3:34 PM 17,545 Views 118 Comments

In her speech, McDonald said “we are the generation of republicans who will see the rising of the moon”.

# new-leader - Sunday 1 October, 2017

Reigning champions UL Bohs climb up to the top of the Women's AIL table
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Reigning champions UL Bohs climb up to the top of the Women's AIL table

Oct 1st 2017, 8:25 PM 4,670 Views 3 Comments

Meanwhile, Railway Union defeated Old Belvedere and Galwegians got the better of Blackrock.

# new-leader - Friday 29 September, 2017

Ukip elects a new leader, its fourth in just over a year
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Ukip elects a new leader, its fourth in just over a year

Sep 29th 2017, 7:45 PM 9,399 Views 29 Comments

The party elected former army officer Henry Bolton as its new leader.

# new-leader - Saturday 15 July, 2017

New arrival John Terry named Aston Villa captain
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New arrival John Terry named Aston Villa captain

Jul 15th 2017, 3:12 PM 9,281 Views 32 Comments

The 36-year-old will lead his new side in their battle for promotion from the Championship and wears the armband for the first time on Saturday.

# new-leader - Thursday 8 June, 2017

Leo says he won't be 'best friends' with Micheál Martin but it's time to start afresh
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# Water Under The Bridge

Leo says he won't be 'best friends' with Micheál Martin but it's time to start afresh

Jun 8th 2017, 3:21 PM 13,426 Views 35 Comments

Leo Varadkar said there will be more disappointments than appointments for his colleagues as he selects his new Cabinet.

# new-leader - Saturday 3 June, 2017

Mending fences the order of the day for Leo - but there just aren't enough seats at the table
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Mending fences the order of the day for Leo - but there just aren't enough seats at the table

Jun 3rd 2017, 6:00 AM 16,406 Views 55 Comments

Leo Varadkar has won the Fine Gael fight, but he has another battle on his hands.

# new-leader - Friday 2 June, 2017

Leo Varadkar's first words as Fine Gael leader: 'Prejudice has no hold in this Republic'
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Leo Varadkar's first words as Fine Gael leader: 'Prejudice has no hold in this Republic'

Jun 2nd 2017, 7:48 PM 35,377 Views 130 Comments

The newly elected leader got a rapturous applause in Dublin’s Mansion House.

# new-leader - Thursday 23 February, 2017

In the running: The 5 candidates to be the next president of the GAA
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In the running: The 5 candidates to be the next president of the GAA

Feb 23rd 2017, 6:30 PM 7,599 Views 3 Comments

The election will take place tomorrow night.

# new-leader - Tuesday 10 May, 2016

The next leader of Labour - ranked from most to least likely
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The next leader of Labour - ranked from most to least likely

May 10th 2016, 8:35 PM 41,984 Views 102 Comments

Joan is stepping down, so who’s in the mix to replace her? We rank the contenders…

# new-leader - Saturday 28 November, 2015

Limerick hurler replaces Donal Óg as GPA chairman
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Limerick hurler replaces Donal Óg as GPA chairman

Nov 28th 2015, 2:40 PM 22,714 Views 14 Comments

Hickey takes over leading role in players’ body after Cusack’s 13-year tenure.

# new-leader - Saturday 5 July, 2014

"Joan's Day": After months of doom and gloom Labour had something to smile about yesterday
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"Joan's Day": After months of doom and gloom Labour had something to smile about yesterday

Jul 5th 2014, 7:30 AM 8,209 Views 31 Comments

The outcome was inevitable but the democratic process ensured Labour had its day in the sun in Dublin yesterday.

# new-leader - Thursday 5 June, 2014

Jamie Clarke on being Armagh's 'kid' captain
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Jamie Clarke on being Armagh's 'kid' captain

Jun 5th 2014, 11:57 AM 3,252 Views 0 Comments

Jamie Clarke has large boots to fill as Armagh captain for 2014.

# new-leader - Friday 9 November, 2012

Extract: ‘China looks forward to growth, while the West teeters on the brink’
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Extract: ‘China looks forward to growth, while the West teeters on the brink’

Nov 9th 2012, 8:30 PM 29 Views 32 Comments

Martin Jacques says China’s ascendancy and impact is something that people should pay heed to.