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 2017-06-25 18:27 

Irish Times

Images of the Weekend... +

Find the latest Irish and international news including Irish sports, analysis, business, weather and more from the definitive brand of quality news in Ireland....

 2017-06-25 17:57 

Irish Independent

The longer this Government goes on, the more damage will be done to FF... +

On the longest, hottest day of the year, Leo Varadkar and Micheal Martin went head- to-head in the Dail and in the supercharged atmosphere of midsummer, a form of truth emerged....

 2017-06-25 17:56 

Irish Independent

Dublin refuse to do one-on-one interviews with broadcasters 'over handling of Diarmuid Connolly suspension'... +

Jim Gavin and the Dublin team have opted not to talk to broadcast media in one-on-one interviews after the Dublin panel were unhappy with the television coverage surrounding the Diarmui...

 2017-06-25 17:47 

Irish Independent

Politics? We really don't know the half of it... +

There are times when the mask slips, and this is one of them. While Fine Gael and Fianna Fail were squabbling over the appointment of a judge, they disclosed some rather startling thing...

 2017-06-25 17:46 

Irish Independent

Jury is out over Whelan Affair after ministers dodge questions... +

Tanaiste Frances Fitzgerald channelled her inner Theresa May last Wednesday night....

 2017-06-25 17:46 

Irish Independent

Leo does early battle with scorned women and men bent on revenge... +

The Taoiseach was never going to keep everyone happy. There were a couple of TDs with their noses out of joint after Leo Varadkar announced his conservative Cabinet reshuffle - but most...

 2017-06-25 17:45 

Irish Independent

Ireland must help shape EU's future... +

The European Commission last March presented a White Paper on the Future of Europe which also set out the main achievements of the EU, among them a peace spanning seven decades and an e...

 2017-06-25 17:44 

Irish Independent

Varadkar is taking on the Turner's Cross corner boy... +

We're probably entitled to expect a little bit more than this from our politicians. A lot of us were certainly expecting a little bit more than this from the Varadkar era, what with a s...

 2017-06-25 17:44 

Irish Independent

Media plays crucial role in ensuring open justice... +

The law imputes knowledge of all laws to all persons. The legal doctrine ignorantia juris haud excusat assumes that the law has been properly promulgated - published and distributed. If...

 2017-06-25 17:43 

Irish Independent

Take a look, Leo - Simon, not Micheal, is your main problem ... +

Let's hope Leo Varadkar was listening to his colleague Brian Hayes MEP speaking to Shane Coleman on Newstalk last Friday....

 2017-06-25 17:43 

Irish Independent

The 7 scenarios of Brexit... +

Over recent days, the Taoiseach and other European leaders have signalled to Britain that the door is still open to staying in the EU if Brexit is abandoned....

 2017-06-25 17:42 

Irish Independent

Why should our judges be exempt from criticism?... +

Last Monday, Leo Varadkar was criticised for mentioning Love Actually on his first visit to Downing Street as Taoiseach. ...

 2017-06-25 17:34 

Irish Independent

Ant's addiction is an illness and shame is the symptom... +

Ant McPartlin? Of Ant and Dec? He can't be an alcoholic - he presents Saturday night television for God's sake. And he's so nice!...

 2017-06-25 17:31 

Irish Independent

More bad news for house-hunters as property prices set to soar in July thanks to 'interference' ... +

Housing Minister Eoghan Murphy has been warned that further interference in the property market and prematurely ending the help-to-buy scheme will inflate property prices and demand for...

 2017-06-25 17:30 

Irish Independent

The clue is in the title - a housing boom needs housing... +

There has been much talk this past week - following Minister Eoghan Murphy's comments about help-to-buy - that July will be a bumper month for the housing market. In particular, the new...

 2017-06-25 17:27 

Irish Independent

'I understand Harry's angst about taking the throne'... +

You know royalty is due to arrive two minutes before you meet thanks to the wave of noise that sweeps down the hall....

 2017-06-25 17:23 

Irish Independent

Man (20s) charged with assault after 54-year-old man dies in Waterford ... +

A 20-year-old Waterford man appeared in court today charged with assaulting another who died....

 2017-06-25 17:23 

Irish Independent

Brendan Murphy sees red in another game but Carlow do just enough to earn one-point win... +

Carlow had Brendan Murphy sent off for the second successive game as they edged a turgid defensive battle with London at McGovern Park in Ruislip....

 2017-06-25 17:18 

Irish Independent

Can we all feel some pride?... +

Leo Varadkar has admitted that, as a politician, he is a victim of prejudice. Indeed he admits that not every one in the LGBT community supports him or celebrated his election as Taoise...

 2017-06-25 17:16 

Irish Independent

'All I can say is good luck to them, I can't claim it's mine' - Irish director Neil Jordan distances himself from Sky drama Riviera ... +

He's the box-office name who created Sky Atlantic's biggest drama of the year Riviera - but now it seems Neil Jordan wants nothing to do with the project....

 2017-06-25 17:15 

Irish Independent

Garda audit chief in legal threat to TD over comments on radio... +

An Garda Siochana's head of internal audit threatened legal action against a Fine Gael TD who appeared on RTE Radio One's Saturday with Claire Byrne, the Sunday Independent can reveal....

 2017-06-25 17:14 

Irish Independent

Department discovers 26 schools inflating pupil numbers to boost resources ... +

The Department of Education has caught 26 schools logging overstated enrolment figures in a bid to boost resources Independent.ie has learned....

 2017-06-25 17:05 

Irish Independent

Dublin annihilate Westmeath with 31-point drubbing to advance to Leinster SFC final... +

All-Ireland champions Dublin advanced to their seventh Leinster final in a row when for the third consecutive season they crushed Westmeath in the Leinster championship....

 2017-06-25 17:00 

Irish Independent

Paul Kimmage: Laughing all the way to the blood bank... +

The 104th Tour de France starts in Dusseldorf on Saturday and to mark the occasion, HBO have been flagging trailers for a new movie, Tour de Pharmacy which airs a week later when the ra...

 2017-06-25 17:00 

Irish Independent

Ger Siggins: Plenty of headaches after the celebrations... +

There's a statue at the top of Dublin's O'Connell Street of Charles Stewart Parnell, son of a first-class cricketer and himself a keen player. Inscribed with a speech he gave in Cork in...

 2017-06-25 17:00 

Irish Independent

Bronwyn Brophy: If I knew then what I know now... +

It has been a fantastic 20-year journey in the medical technology industry, and I've met some truly remarkable people along the way. I've also learnt many valuable lessons, which have u...

 2017-06-25 17:00 

Irish Independent

Cool For Kids... +

It will come as no surprise that one of the most exciting rooms to decorate has got to be a bedroom/playroom for the children of the house....

 2017-06-25 17:00 

Irish Independent

Self-seeder loves the sun... +

Dusty miller shares its common name with some other plants, notably silvery-leaved cineraria. The latter has yellow flowers in bunches while the one in question has deep magenta flowers...

 2017-06-25 17:00 

Irish Independent

Defaulters still owing taxes will be named... +

Tax defaulters who have failed to pay back what they owe will be identified in a new-style defaulters' list to be published by Revenue on Tuesday....

 2017-06-25 17:00 

Irish Independent

'Money can't buy happiness but it sure as hell helps!'... +

The Irish actress Pauline McLynn is probably best known for her role as Mrs Doyle in 'Father Ted'. She has starred in a number of films including 'Far and Away', 'When Brendan Met Trudy...

 2017-06-25 17:00 

Irish Independent

John McGee: Transparency now a must for digital ad ecosystem... +

Earlier this month, the Institute of Advertising Practitioners (IPA) and the Incorporated Society of British Advertisers (ISBA) in the UK published a joint call to their respective memb...

 2017-06-25 17:00 

Irish Independent

Ireland's 25 most powerful women: Whelan sparkles at top of her game... +

Leicester City Football Club chief executive Susan Whelan began her sparkling career in her family's Dublin city centre jewellery business, rising all the way to the glory of last year'...

 2017-06-25 17:00 

Irish Independent

Government rains on Microsoft cloud hopes... +

The Government is resisting calls from Microsoft for Ireland to become 'a global leader' in cloud-based technology by moving central public services onto a cloud-based system....

 2017-06-25 17:00 

Irish Independent

McAuliffe to share in driver-alert tech success... +

The former chief executive of University of Limerick spin-out Powervation is expected to take a small stake in London-listed driver-alert technology firm SeeingMachines, which he is now...

 2017-06-25 17:00 

Irish Independent

Richard Curran: Time to say bye bye to ill-conceived Help-to-Buy housing scheme... +

It really does look like bye bye to Simon Coveney's Help-to-Buy scheme for first-time house buyers. Coveney's successor, Eoghan Murphy, didn't waste any time signalling that this partic...

 2017-06-25 17:00 

Irish Independent

Tesla acts to expand borrowing capacity... +

Tesla Inc. boosted its ability to borrow for the second time in about six months, as chief executive Elon Musk spends heavily to bring his cheapest electric car yet to market....

 2017-06-25 17:00 

Irish Independent

Ireland's most powerful women: Hall of fame... +

Bronwyn Brophy, Vice president Early Technologies, Medtronic EMEA. In her role in Medtronic's Early Technology division, Bronwyn Brophy has responsibility for some of the most innovativ...

 2017-06-25 17:00 

Irish Independent

Samantha McCaughren: Writing not on the wall yet for Dunnes development... +

Building walls can be a divisive topic, and one put up by Dunnes Stores in Newbridge, Co Kildare has stirred up quite a bit of controversy among local businesses....

 2017-06-25 17:00 

Irish Independent

Drayne agrees to axe one storey from Malahide apartment development... +

Northern Ireland-based Padraig Drayne has been forced to knock a storey off his planned luxury apartment development in the Dublin suburb of Malahide....

 2017-06-25 17:00 

Irish Independent

Stress tests remain the surest way to restore faith in the world's banks... +

Doctors make patients jog on a treadmill to see if their hearts can withstand stress. Regulators do the same to banks, minus the treadmill. Financial stress tests run lenders through a ...

 2017-06-25 17:00 

Irish Independent

Major Chinese buyer circling Moy Park in 1bn sale by Brazilian owner JBS... +

Irish poultry giant Moy Park may attract the interest of a large Chinese buyer after being put up for sale by its Brazilian owner JBS....

 2017-06-25 17:00 

Irish Independent

Can I get redress for delayed baggage?... +

Q I just got back from a week's holiday abroad, where I was left with no luggage for half the trip, as the airline had mislaid it during a transfer from one flight to another. I had to ...

 2017-06-25 17:00 

Irish Independent

DAA hit by 100m Siptu bumper pay and profit demands... +

The Dublin Airport Authority is facing a bill of up to 100m over the next three years because of an increasingly tense battle with trade union Siptu, which is demanding major pay incre...

 2017-06-25 17:00 

Irish Independent

High-frequency trader's 90m fine in landmark Chinese case... +

China handed out a 90m penalty and two suspended prison sentences in its first criminal case against a high-speed trading firm....

 2017-06-25 17:00 

Irish Independent

Dan O'Brien: Touch of class as people move up social ladder and confound 'left behind' view... +

The structure of the economy and how it is evolving concerns everyone in business. Few, if any, sources of information can beat the five yearly census for giving detailed granular infor...

 2017-06-25 17:00 

Irish Independent

The art of adding space and light... +

Walking around this light-filled Victorian villa in Ranelagh, with its graceful red-brick front and airy, innovative, all-white extension, it's hard to imagine it was once known as ...

 2017-06-25 17:00 

Irish Independent

Looking for a winner at the Curragh... +

Standing at the fence along the final stretch of the Curragh racecourse it's not hard to imagine the thumping of hooves and the shouts and roars of generations of racing fans echoing do...

 2017-06-25 17:00 

Irish Independent

Four new routes to UK on the way - regardless of Brexit... +

Despite all the talk about Brexit reducing passenger numbers between Britain and Ireland, connectivity from here to England is actually on the increase....

 2017-06-25 17:00 

Irish Independent

Sleek and chic design... +

Its sleek design and choice of colours make Bobble one of the more stylish bottles to sip from. The replaceable carbon filter removes chlorine and other organic contaminants and the Bob...

 2017-06-25 17:00 

Irish Independent

Adrian Weckler: EU roaming pain isn't over yet... +

Thought the mobile roaming issue had been sorted? Alas, no. Despite Brussels slashing the cost of using your phone across the EU, Irish business users could still face multiple cost bar...

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