The ‘ISIS crisis’ must be resolved in Syria, says Middle East academic

Nader Hashemi: Saudi Arabia interpretation of Islam has had a “corrosive effect” worldwide

news“All roads lead to Damascus” in the fight to destroy ISIS, the Jihadi rebel group, Nader Hashemi told students at an event hosted by the Society for International Affairs (SoFIA) yesterday.

Hashemi, the director of the Centre for Middle East …


German finance minister calls for “shift in national sovereignty to European institutions”


Germany’s minister of finance, Wolfgang Schäuble, today called for a “shift in national sovereignty to European institutions” at a debate on European financial policy in Trinity’s Long Room Hub. Speaking at the event, the minister said  he is a “strong …


TDs debate Budget 2015 in TCD

Andrew O’Donovan reports on DUBES’ post-budget analysis event.

newsIrish people should “forget this unemployment number” and instead focus on the government’s employment target of 2 million people, Fine Gael TD, Tom Barry, said at yesterday’s Dublin University Business and Economics Society (DUBES) post-budget analysis event.

Speaking to about …