Canada Life’s Declan Bolger promoted to become new Irish Life chief

Declan Bolger will become the new chief executive of Irish Life as the current CEO, David Harney, moves up the chain of command at parent Great-West Lifeco. rish Life confirmed the moves today as part of a wider string of promotions. Mr Bolger is currently chief executive of Canada Life Europe, another Great-West Lifeco unit…

British man fighting for life ‘after snowboarder beat him with ski pole’

The man was attacked at the Zillertal Arena in Rohrberg, Austria (Picture: AFP via Getty Images)A British man is in a critical condition after being bludgeoned on the slopes by a snowboarder wielding a ski pole. The unnamed 55-year-old was attacked just as the piste was closing on the Zillertal Arena in Rohrberg in Austria….

New Zealand volcano: Five dead and eight missing with ‘no signs of life’

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionTourists could be seen waiting to be evacuated from White Island New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern has said there were no signs of life on White Island following a volcanic eruption. She said the focus was now “on recovery” and “to return loved ones”, once the island…

England star Jofra Archer: No time or place for racism in any walk of life

England paceman Jofra Archer says he has “moved on” from the alleged racist abuse directed towards him by a spectator in the first Test against New Zealand at Mount Maunganui.  Hours after England’s innings defeat at the Bay Oval, Archer revealed on Twitter he had heard “racial insults” from “one guy” in an incident that has led…