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THE TERM hero has come into frequent use with the death of astronaut Neil Armstrong, his exploits as the first human to set foot on the lunar surface the reason he so richly deserves the accolade. Remembering his accomplishment takes one back to a different time, when perhaps heroes were in more plentiful supply than today.
The editorial: Farewell to a hero
INM directors Lucy Gaffney and Paul Connolly, who represent Denis O’Brien’s interests on the board of Independent News and Media plc, at yesterdays extraordinary general meeting in the Conrad Hotel, Dublin.Photograph: Bryan O’Brien
Roger Federer returns a shot during his men’s singles first round match against Donald Young in the US Open. Photograph: Al Bello/Getty Images