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 2020-09-25 04:31 

RTE

Top Cardinal at the Vatican resigns...

One of the most influential Vatican cardinals, Angelo Becciu from Italy, resigned his position unexpectedly on Thursday, the Holy See announced without explanation....

 2020-09-25 03:14 

RTE

EU Commission may challenge judgement in Apple tax case...

The European Commission must decide before the end of today whether it is appealing the General Court of the European Union (GCEU) judgement in the Apple tax case....

 2020-09-25 01:30 

Irish Independent

'Last of the Mohicans' by Joseph O'Connor...

New Irish Writing, the competition that has fostered generations of leading Irish authors, returns to the Irish Independent tomorrow, Saturday, September 26....

 2020-09-25 01:30 

Irish Independent

Our air quality breaches world health guidelines at a third of test locations tested here...

Air quality has breached health guidelines at more than a third of locations monitored around the country, as traffic fumes, open fires and solid fuel stoves continue to cause pollution....

 2020-09-25 01:30 

Irish Independent

Niece sues Trump and other family members over inheritance 'fraud'...

Mary Trump, the niece of Donald Trump and author of a recent memoir that painted an unflattering portrait of him, sued the US president yesterday, accusing him and other family members of defrauding her out of an inheritance worth tens of millions of doll...

 2020-09-25 01:30 

Irish Independent

'Baron' avoids traffic trouble to kick off double for O'Brien...

Amid claps of thunder around the racecourse, favourite backers were disappointed to see Sayo slip up before the straight in yesterday's featured Listowel Printing Works Handicap, with the spoils eventually going to 4/1 second market choice Baron Samed...

 2020-09-25 01:30 

Irish Independent

Ireland's most successful club coach leaves tainted legacy...

A winsome smile curled on the breeze-beaten, pale-skinned features....

 2020-09-25 01:30 

Irish Independent

'We had no other choice' - publicans set for court battle with FBD Insurance...

If the pre-trial hearings are anything to go by, the Commercial Court battle between publicans and FBD Insurance is set to be an explosive affair....

 2020-09-25 01:30 

Irish Independent

Bird's-eye views from Glenheron build...

The fashionable coastal town of Greystones and neighbouring Delgany continue to be a hotbed of residential activity, with a slew of new developments launching in recent years....

 2020-09-25 01:30 

Irish Independent

Living the high life in a quaint cottage overlooking Bray Head...

There are two parts to Rathmore Terrace at Upper Dargle Road in Bray, Co Wicklow. The older portion consists of a terrace of cute and dainty cottages, built at the turn of the 20th century (plus a later addition at the end). The second part is a group of ...

 2020-09-25 01:30 

Irish Independent

Radical revamp for Dublin Bus services is finalised...

Bus passengers in Dublin face a radically altered service from next year as the first changes in a reconfiguration of routes is rolled out....

 2020-09-25 01:30 

Irish Independent

A creature of Habitat...

Good night, Sir Terence Conran. The legendary British designer, founder of London's Design Museum and the furniture chain, Habitat, has died at the age of 88. He was, among many other things, the first to bring duvets to these islands. Children of the...

 2020-09-25 01:30 

Irish Independent

Politicians ought to follow Bennett's lead and pull on the green jersey for Irish cycling...

Far away from the Champs-lyses on Sunday, there was another sprint being vigorously fought out....

 2020-09-25 01:30 

Irish Independent

Trump playing dangerous games with democracy...

You underestimate or dismiss President Donald Trump at your peril, although no president in recent history has done quite as much to trigger the impulse to do just that....

 2020-09-25 01:30 

Irish Independent

Sold for 425,000: the wine jug found during a lockdown clearout...

A historic Chinese wine jug found in a Derbyshire garage during a lockdown clearout has sold for 390,000 (425,000) at auction....

 2020-09-25 01:30 

Irish Independent

Medical professionals warn scheme will struggle because of shortages among consultants, GPs, nurses - and for beds...

Covid-19 is set to take its toll in the coming months - and the HSE's 600m winter plan extending to April will not be enough to fix it all....

 2020-09-25 01:30 

Irish Independent

Sensors on pedestrian crossings will cost 600,000...

Dublin City Council has spent at least 600,000 on contactless pedestrian button modifications for traffic lights in its latest step to combat the spread of Covid-19....

 2020-09-25 01:30 

Irish Independent

Datalex 'focused' as it seals debt deal...

Travel software firm Datalex has retained all its clients and...

 2020-09-25 01:30 

Irish Independent

Four-bed in Rathfarnham has 70ft garden despite extension...

Butterfield Crescent in Rathfarnham, Dublin 14, began to be built before the war, at a time when well-to-do homeowners wanted cars - not just to get about in, but as a public display of prosperity....

 2020-09-25 01:30 

Irish Independent

Research under way to improve face masks and PPE...

The Government is funding new research investigating how to reduce skin damage caused by wearing face masks and other personal protective equipment (PPE)....

 2020-09-25 01:30 

Irish Independent

Deadly laughing gas 'imported by Eastern European criminal gangs'...

Eastern European crime gangs are suspected of the mass-importation of 'laughing gas' canisters being sold on Irish streets for as little as 1, and which have been linked to the deaths of at least two teenagers....

 2020-09-25 01:30 

Irish Independent

Sinful theft: Case with drops of John Paul II's blood is stolen...

A gold and crystal casing holding droplets of the blood of former pope St John Paul II was stolen from the cathedral of Spoleto in Italy....

 2020-09-25 01:30 

Irish Independent

Bank fees, insurers and vested interests all squeeze Irish SMEs...

Persistently high interest rates on loans, high insurance costs, legal fees, and unaffordable housing and childcare are negatively impacting the ability of businesses in Ireland to compete, according to the Government's own competitiveness watchdog....

 2020-09-25 01:30 

Irish Independent

Sham marriage 'money trail' leads CAB to seize 85 cars worth 2m...

Garda inquiries into the...

 2020-09-25 01:30 

Irish Independent

Covid outbreak is 'a challenge' - O'Byrne...

The outbreak of Covid-19 in the Dublin senior camogie squad has posed...

 2020-09-25 01:30 

Irish Independent

Goff returns in bid to secure elusive first senior singles title...

With champion Eoin Kennedy not in the field for the first time in two decades, the way seemed clear for a new pretender to emerge in the MyClubShop.ie All-Ireland Senior Softball Singles Handball Championship....

 2020-09-25 01:30 

Irish Independent

Homes On View...

The following Kelly Bradshaw Dalton properties are on open view tomorrow at the times listed but strictly by appointment only....

 2020-09-25 01:30 

Irish Independent

Donacarney Wood targets WFH buyers with studies...

Space to work from home (WFH) is the raison d'tre for the new three-bed-plus-study house type at Donacarney Wood, a development near the east Meath village of Mornington....

 2020-09-25 01:30 

Irish Independent

Why are church crowds different to pub crowds?...

Seldom do we find ourselves in an ecclesiastical conundrum that would bring into question our Government-enforced regulations on the Covid pandemic. But here we find ourselves facing another weekend of communions and confirmations, which may see congregat...

 2020-09-25 01:30 

Irish Independent

Four on the market: along the South Circular Road in Dublin 8...

A choice of four properties currently on the market along the ever-popular South Circular Road in Dublin 8....

 2020-09-25 01:30 

Irish Independent

No casual sex, please - I'm social distancing...

The UK government this week updated its Covid guidelines, allowing couples in an...

 2020-09-25 01:30 

Irish Independent

Racism starts in small corners and if not challenged can grow into unspeakable acts...

A special moment happened last Friday night when Denise Chaila, the musician and spoken word artist from Limerick, made her debut on The Late Late Show and spoke of her experience with racism in Ireland....

 2020-09-25 01:30 

Irish Independent

Fix it up: A lock-up mews at the back of Mountjoy Square, D1...

What is it? To think outside the box when it comes to finding yourself a most modern and trendy city home, how about starting out with one?...

 2020-09-25 01:30 

Irish Independent

Setting the scene in Blackrock's Brookside...

Brookside in Blackrock has little in common with the suburban Liverpool housing estate of the same name that was custom-built for the Channel 4 soap opera that ran for 21 years....

 2020-09-25 01:30 

Irish Independent

European flight schedules are 'out of touch with reality'...

European airlines' winter schedules are still...

 2020-09-25 01:30 

Irish Independent

Investors seek CGT holiday for pandemic...

The Irish Venture Capital Association (IVCA) wants the Government to relax the rules that apply to the tax efficient Employment Incentive and Investment Scheme (EIIS) during the...

 2020-09-25 01:30 

Irish Independent

Seaside north and south...

House envy was one of the unexpected consequences of Covid. From beautiful bookcases as a backdrop on Zoom calls to spacious offices at the end of the garden, we've all been guilty of coveting our neighbours' goods....

 2020-09-25 01:30 

Irish Independent

Tourism chiefs alarmed as Green List of travel zones to be slashed to just four European countries...

Aviation and tourism officials expressed alarm after it was signalled that the Government's Green List for travel during the Covid-19 pandemic will be slashed to just four countries from next week....

 2020-09-25 01:30 

Irish Independent

Poisoned Navalny's flat is seized by Russian authorities...

Court marshals have seized Alexei Navalny's Moscow apartment in what appears to be a warning to the Russian opposition leader ahead of his possible return home....

 2020-09-25 01:30 

Irish Independent

Last-gasp bolt saves Celtic from European humiliation...

Mohamed Elyounoussi's last-gasp strike ensured Celtic avoided another European nightmare as they scraped to victory over Riga....

 2020-09-25 01:30 

Irish Independent

High alert as protests over Taylor's death turn violent...

American cities were on high alert yesterday after two police officers were shot in Louisville, Kentucky, during protests over the decision not to charge the force for killing Breonna Taylor....

 2020-09-25 01:30 

Irish Independent

Who's to blame? Mr Nobody strikes again at KBC...
 2020-09-25 01:30 

Irish Independent

Four on the market: in Wexford...

A choice of four very different properties currently on the market in Wexford....

 2020-09-25 01:30 

Irish Independent

Seaside Victoriana restored: A 200-year-old town house revived with an atrium-lit modern kitchen...

In times when so many families are living on top of each other in lockdown, it's a pipe dream to have a magnificent seaside period house all to yourself....

 2020-09-25 01:30 

Irish Independent

Home truths: Why the three bed semi-d is one in a million...

Growing up in a typical Dublin estate of three-bed semis, I used to hang out with a lad who lived at the end of my road. One day, overnight, his dad became a millionaire....

 2020-09-25 01:30 

Irish Independent

Hollywood actors 'deadly serious' about shock takeover of non-league football club...

It seems like the far-fetched plot from a movie in which a Hollywood star falls head over heels for a forgotten Welsh sporting great....

 2020-09-25 01:30 

Irish Independent

Group of counties in virus danger zone may face same fate as Dublin and Donegal...

Which county is next? And what will it take to avoid the clutches of lockdown? Whether it's dubbed a second wave or a new chapter in the Covid-19 threat, we could be facing a season of on-off localised lockdowns....

 2020-09-25 01:30 

Irish Independent

Ex rugby international Bob Casey is appointed Korn Ferry Ireland's MD...

Korn Ferry, one of the world's largest headhunting firms, has appointed Bob Casey as the new managing director of its Irish operations....

 2020-09-25 01:30 

Irish Independent

18m fine not the end of KBC tracker scandal, says bank campaigner Kissane...

KBC is still disputing claims from hundreds more customers who lost out on low-cost tracker mortgages a decade ago, according to campaigner Padraic Kissane....

 2020-09-25 01:30 

Irish Independent

Just what makes these special advisers so special?...

When I vote in elections I am usually confident that the people I vote for have the ability to do the job. I consider that they will know their brief and represent the constituency with integrity. I have naively thought that if they have a problem, that t...

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