[Irish Independent] - AMERICA'S top diplomat in Ireland told colleagues the nickname 'BIFFO' applied "especially well" to former Taoiseach Brian Cowen, a leaked US embassy cable reveals. In a candid profile of the ex-Fianna Fail
[Irish Independent] - WHAT happened was that Brian Cowen left a few old speaking notes around the office and Enda Kenny picked them up, whether by accident or design. I have managed to obtain a copy myself. They read as follows: 1. Deny unpleasant reality is looming. 2.
[Irish Independent] - It makes Brian Cowen's love of numbers like the Lakes of Pontchartrain seem almost edgy. And when Enda says he cries every time he sees Riverdance, this raises other questions. Just how many times has he seen it? And how come he hasn't developed a
[Irish Independent] - On two occasions over the past week, at the dinner for the queen in Dublin Castle and at the state funeral of Garret FitzGerald, Brian Cowen was among the attendees. Mr Cowen is now a private citizen; he should think deeply about what the word private
(born 10 January 1960) is a former Irish politician who served as Taoiseach of Ireland from 7 May to 9 March He was head of a coalition government led by Fianna Fáil which until 23 January had the support of the Green Party and independent TDs.
[Cash] - Bei den vorgezogenen portugiesischen Parlamentswahlen hat am Sonntag José Socrates eine Niederlage erlitten - wie auch schon zuvor Brian Cowen in Irland. Und der spanische Ministerpräsident José Luis Rodriguez Zapatero hat angekündigt, dass er keine
[Euro2day] - Παπανδρέου, ετών 58, έχει αποφύγει την τύχη του Socrates αλλά και του Ιρλανδού Brian Cowen, ο οποίος απορρίφθηκε στις 26 Φεβρουαρίου. Στην Ισπανία, ο Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero ανακοίνωσε ότι δεν θα ξανακατέβει υποψήφιος στις εκλογές
[BloombergHT] Üniversitesi Jens Bastian, bu durumun Papandreou'nun parti liderliği için siyah-beyaz bir durum olduğunu söyledi. Papandreou şimdiye kadar kendi kaderinin İrlanda lideri Brian Cowen ve Portekiz lideri Jose Socrates gibi olmasını önlemeyi başarabildi.
[Bloomberg] - So far, the Minnesota-born Papandreou, 58, has avoided the fate of Socrates and Ireland's Brian Cowen, who was ejected Feb In Spain, Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero has announced he won't seek re-election after imposing record-setting austerity
"I was reared in a pub – as a young fellow, serving in the pub I learnt far more there about human nature than I learnt in any university or school. I think it gave me a great insight into people." - Hot Press interview with Brian Cowen, 23 May 2007
[GlobalPost] - US President Barack Obama holds a bowl of shamrocks presented to him by Prime Minister Brian Cowen of Ireland, alongside First Lady Michelle Obama (right) during a St. Patrick's Day reception in the East Room of the White House in Washington, DC
[Offaly Express] - She said when he came to Tullamore to canvas for the Lisbon Treaty along with Brian Cowen people were “flocking to shake his hand.” Cllr Tony McCormack described him as “a very warm, intelligent and articulate man.” “He lived a very full life,” said
[Westmeath Examiner] - First with the Christian brothers in his home town where his father was the County Surveyor for 36 years and then in Roscrea's Cistercian College, which is also the alma mater of former Taoiseach Brian Cowen. While much has been written about the
[NoticiaCristiana.com] - Luís Amado (Portugal), Trinidad Jiménez (España), Jean Asselborn (Luxemburgo), Brian Cowen (Irlanda) y Markos Kyprianou (Chipre). La Ministra de Asuntos Exteriores de España, rechaza una declaración condenatoria de la violencia cometida últimamente
[Información] - En Irlanda, el Gobierno liberal de Brian Cowen es quien ha llevado al país a esta situación. Sabido es que en el PP suelen hacer uso de la memoria según les convenga, cuando no les favorece suelen perderla, y ahora se olvida de cuando ponía de ejemplo