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Portiuncula criticised for training and communication

A report into maternity services at Portiuncula University Hospital has criticised the hospital for poor communication among maternity staff and a lack of skills and training to deal with emergency cases. The report was commissioned in January 2015 to examine the care of 18 babies at the hospital in Galway. …

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McCain, in new memoir, chides Trump for undermining U.S. values

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Senator John McCain rebukes President Donald Trump in a new memoir, accusing his fellow Republican of failing to uphold U.S. values by showering praise on international “tyrants,” discrediting the media, ignoring human rights and demeaning refugees. FILE PHOTO – Senator John McCain (R-AZ) speaks at a …

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US officials in China talks amid trade war fears

Leading Trump administration officials have arrived in China for talks aimed at defusing tensions that threaten to plunge the world’s two biggest economies into a damaging trade war. Treasury secretary Steven Mnuchin and commerce secretary Wilbur Ross are leading the delegation, which Mr Trump said was “trying to negotiate a …

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