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Monday, December 25, 1989 - Page 18

Samuel Beckett

Samuel Beckett, 1906-1989

NEWS<br>SAMUEL BECKETT (1906-1989)<br>“,,:,.,.;<p>~<br>,•.<p>“‘. “‘…<p>W<p>~:’~..’<p>.”‘~””:.’<p>The last days and months of the 1980s were a time of astonishing social and …

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An Appreciation of Samuel Beckett

Beckett is dead, a consummation he long claimed to seek. 'I have no bone to pick with graveyards' is one of the best of his bitter-sweet comments on the whole business. The world mourns the loss of a great writer, for whom recognition was almost a burden, and those of us who knew him will also miss …

Literature

How ‘phenomenal’ staff in Nigeria cut Ebola fatality rate in half

When the World Health Organization declared Nigeria officially Ebola-free in October, most of the fanfare centred on how Africa's most populous country had managed to keep the virus from spreading.<p>But there was another, less heralded aspect of Nigeria's success story that a Canadian doctor and her …

Survivors of Ebola outbreak in Nigeria share their stories

Dennis Akagha<p>Dennis Akagha<p>Mr. Akagha, 32, was working as a marketer with an oil and gas company when he contracted Ebola while caring for his sick fiancée, Justina Ejelonu, a nurse who treated Patrick Sawyer, the Liberian-American diplomat who seeded the Ebola outbreak in Nigeria.<p>Mr. Sawyer arrived …

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RTÉ Radio Player: Radio Just Got Easier

The RTÉ Radio Player lets you listen live and catch up on all of the broadcasts and podcasts from the RTÉ family of radio services. Programmes and …

Why Ebola is winning

Halting the spread of the disease means fighting it in Africa. But, in one of the poorest parts of the world, finding 9,000 people to take on …

Irish doctor in Nigeria insists there is hope for Ebola victims

Canada-based Irish doctor Eilish Cleary has traveled to Nigeria to join the World Health Organization in the fight against Ebola. She reports that so …

How Nigeria is winning the war on Ebola

Nigeria’s hard-earned lesson for quashing Ebola

When Liberian development consultant Patrick Sawyer collapsed in the arrivals hall of Lagos airport with the symptoms of Ebola in July, the initial …

Eilish Cleary helps fight Ebola's spread in Nigeria

New Brunswick's chief medical officer of health is helping in the fight against the spread of Ebola in western Africa and she hopes to use some of …

Disease

Death of writer Dermot Healy

The writer Dermot Healy has died aged 66.<p>He was the author of novels, short stories, plays and five collections of poems.<p>Born in Finea, Co Westmeath, …

Dermot Healy, 'uncompromisingly brilliant' poet and novelist, dies aged 66

The Irish author Dermot Healy, whose poetry and novels drew him fans from Seamus Heaney to Roddy Doyle, has died aged 66.<p>The news was reported by Irish press, and confirmed to the Guardian by his editor and fellow poet Peter Fallon, who had known Healy since the early 1970s. "It's a shock – he's …

Westmeath born novelist Dermot Healy has died

The award winning novelist, playwright and poet, Dermot Healy has died at the age of 66.<p>Born in Finea in Westmeath, Mr Healy spent his childhood in …

Dermot Healy: Tributes paid after death of Irish writer

<b>The Irish writer Dermot Healy has died aged 66.</b><p>Born in Finea, County Westweath, Mr Healy was the author of novels, short stories, plays and five collections of poems.<p>The late Nobel Prize-winning poet Seamus Heaney described Mr Healy as the "heir" to Irish writer Patrick Kavanagh.<p>Booker …