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 2019-09-17 04:30 

Irish Independent

Beirne could have worn the red of Wales but he's more than happy to be a green giant...

In another world, Tadhg Beirne could be here in Japan representing Wales and not Ireland....

 2019-09-17 04:15 

Irish Independent

Farrell fancied to get top job if Gavin calls time on historic reign...

Jim Gavin will consider his future over the coming weeks after steering Dublin footballers to an unprecedented All-Ireland five-in-a-row....

 2019-09-17 04:00 

Irish Independent

Raidhr O'Connor: 'Schmidt faced with big calls as squad is stretched thin'...

Squad management is a tricky business at World Cups, as Joe Schmidt well knows from the experience four years ago. Back then, he lost five key players in a 10-day period around the fina...

 2019-09-17 02:58 

RTE

UK Supreme Court to hear appeals over prorogation...

A legal battle over Boris Johnson's controversial decision to suspend Parliament for five weeks is set to be heard by the UK's highest court....

 2019-09-17 02:57 

Irish Independent

Revered sitcom Seinfeld is coming to Netflix...

Netflix has won the rights to revered sitcom Seinfeld....

 2019-09-17 02:32 

Irish Independent

What the numbers tell us about David De Gea's importance to Manchester United...

David De Gea has signed a new long-term contract to keep him at Manchester United until 2023....

 2019-09-17 02:30 

Irish Independent

Solskjaer hails De Gea as 'the best in the world' after new deal...

Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer believes David De Gea is the world's best goalkeeper....

 2019-09-17 02:10 

Irish Independent

Rachel Riley reveals toll online trolls took on her unborn baby...

Pregnant Countdown star Rachel Riley said her unborn baby stopped kicking in the womb for two days due to stress caused by online trolls....

 2019-09-17 01:55 

RTE

Man due in court over Dublin handgun seizure...

A man in his fifties is due in court in Dublin later this morning charged in connection with the seizure of a handgun over the weekend....

 2019-09-17 01:30 

Irish Independent

Dundalk to hand out lengthy bans after fans' pitch invasions mar Derry success...

Four Dundalk supporters will be handed 'lengthy bans' for their role in disturbances following the Louth club's dramatic EA Sports Cup win on Saturday....

 2019-09-17 01:30 

Irish Independent

Garda quiz sex offender over gang feud 'murder plot'...

A career criminal who detectives believe was recruited by a drugs gang to murder one of their rivals is a convicted sex offender....

 2019-09-17 01:30 

Irish Independent

'Adams was on army council, I'll be shot for saying so' - ex-IRA man...

A former top IRA man has dismissed Gerry Adams's claim that he was never in the provisionals....

 2019-09-17 01:30 

Irish Independent

Rock and Naughton to replace Bailey as committee chairs after swing controversy...

Fine Gael TDs Noel Rock and Hildegarde Naughton are to receive promotions on foot of swing-gate TD Maria Bailey's fall from grace....

 2019-09-17 01:30 

Irish Independent

'Western' fires O'Keeffe to Galway double...

The well-backed Western Victory (11/4) was the hero of the hour on the first day of Galway's September meeting with Declan Queally's charge leading from flag fall in the mares hurdle to...

 2019-09-17 01:30 

Irish Independent

Hit-and-run charge for teen after boy injured...

A teenager has been charged with a hit-and-run in which a child was left seriously injured....

 2019-09-17 01:30 

Irish Independent

Kearney doubt for Scots clash as injuries hit Schmidt's plans...

Joe Schmidt has been hit with a fresh injury blow after Rob Kearney suffered a calf injury in training and is set to miss Ireland's World Cup opener against Scotland on Sunday....

 2019-09-17 01:30 

Irish Independent

Teen alleging sex assaults seeking safe place to stay...

A 15-year-old girl who claims she has been the victim of two serious sexual assaults has brought a High Court challenge aimed at securing a safe place for her to reside....

 2019-09-17 01:30 

Irish Independent

Eco-friendly smiles: Couple combat plastic with bamboo toothbrush...

An Irish couple have designed a biodegradable bamboo toothbrush in an effort to curb the 3.5 billion made from plastic that are sold annually....

 2019-09-17 01:30 

Irish Independent

Cost of lost staff averages 14k...

THE cost of replacing staff and the rate of employee turnover are both rising as Ireland nears full employment, according to a nationwide survey of HR managers....

 2019-09-17 01:30 

Irish Independent

Kevin Doyle: 'DUP could learn lessons from past it harks back to'...

The DUP's Jeffrey Donaldson has suggested we should all go back and read the joint Brexit letter written by Arlene Foster and Martin McGuinness back in August 2016....

 2019-09-17 01:30 

Irish Independent

Women need more make-up to look like filtered selfies, says L'Oral boss...

The boss of L'Oral has claimed Instagram is good for business because young women need to buy more make-up to look like their filtered selfies....

 2019-09-17 01:30 

Irish Independent

Cruciate victim Owens hopes to be back for Dublin's quest for four-timer...

Dublin All-Ireland winner Nicole Owens expects to be back in time for next year's TG4 Championship campaign after she claimed her third Brendan Martin Cup win....

 2019-09-17 01:30 

Irish Independent

Springboks in the spotlight before titanic opener against All Blacks...

Yokohama may not know it yet, but it's about to become the centre of the rugby universe this weekend, with the World Cup's box-office pool fixture taking place in the city on Saturday....

 2019-09-17 01:30 

Irish Independent

Mandy Johnston: 'Can we afford to leave security of our energy supply in the hands of Johnson and Trump?'...

Strained Anglo-Irish tensions, fuel shortage warnings and power blackouts in Britain as well as warships in the Straits of Hormuz should be setting alarm bells ringing for Ireland's ene...

 2019-09-17 01:30 

Irish Independent

Liam doesn't want to look back in anger over famous feud with Noel...

Liam Gallagher has said...

 2019-09-17 01:30 

Irish Independent

EU health benefits retained in no-deal proposals...

Residents of Northern Ireland will continue to have access to healthcare in other EU countries in the case of a no-deal Brexit under plans to be brought to Cabinet today....

 2019-09-17 01:30 

Irish Independent

O'Dea accused of 'auction politics' over push for welfare hike in Budget...

Senior Fianna Fil TD Willie O'Dea has been accused of being...

 2019-09-17 01:30 

Irish Independent

Cigarette vending machines in pubs, hotels to be banned...

Around 6,000 cigarette vending machines in pubs and hotels are to be outlawed by Health Minister Simon Harris....

 2019-09-17 01:30 

Irish Independent

Brexit Q&A: What is happening, will Boris Johnson ask for an extension and is any progress being made?...

What is happening this week? Already British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has been to Luxembourg for talks with European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker....

 2019-09-17 01:30 

Irish Independent

Tullow sees shares leap, helped by new oil find...

TULLOW Oil has made a fresh oil discovery at its acreage off Guyana which, alongside the weekend's refinery attacks in Saudi Arabia has helped to propel its shares as much as 13pc highe...

 2019-09-17 01:30 

Irish Independent

New salamander species discovered is 'biggest amphibian in world'...

A newly discovered species of giant salamander is thought to be the world's largest amphibian after researchers identified new varieties using DNA from a museum specimen....

 2019-09-17 01:30 

Irish Independent

Thompson takes the top job at RSA Ireland...

INSURANCE veteran Kevin Thompson has been formally appointed as CEO of RSA Ireland, following approval by the regulator Central Bank of Ireland. He will replace Ken Norgrove, who is mov...

 2019-09-17 01:30 

Irish Independent

Lowry: I want Ryder nod on merit...

Shane Lowry is expecting no wildcard favours from skipper Pdraig Harrington and believes he will have to make the Dubliner's European Ryder Cup team on merit....

 2019-09-17 01:30 

Irish Independent

Aurivo invests 6m to improve Donegal milk processing plant...

AURIVO, one of Ireland's largest milk producers, said yesterday it has completed a 6m investment in Donegal that will double production and slash fossil fuel use at its milk processing...

 2019-09-17 01:30 

Irish Independent

'Never make a decision on an empty stomach'...

Making important decisions on an empty stomach can lead to poor choices, according to new research....

 2019-09-17 01:30 

Irish Independent

Ploughing Championships 2019: 'Ideal' weather conditions expected as temperatures to reach up to 22C...

The sun is finally set to shine on the National Ploughing Championships this week....

 2019-09-17 01:30 

Irish Independent

Ian O'Doherty: 'Brexit debate is sucking the oxygen out of the room as its long periods of stasis are broken by the surreal'...

WHEN historians look back at the shambolic way the UK and the EU have managed to take a bad situation and make it exponentially worse, they may remark on many unusual aspects of the dog...

 2019-09-17 01:30 

Irish Independent

Club Travel feels heat as long summer hits revenue growth...

REVENUE growth at the Club Travel group last year fell below expectation as a result of the long, hot summer here in 2018....

 2019-09-17 01:30 

Irish Independent

Plans for 'boutique hotel' digs for Dublin students...

PLANS have been lodged with An Bord Pleanla for 368 student bed spaces in Dublin's Liberties where the promoters are promising to provide high-end student accommodation...

 2019-09-17 01:30 

Irish Independent

Leo has health and housing troubles - but FF struggles to turn these into votes...

When the Dil comes back today it is going to be all about Brexit, Brexit and Brexit....

 2019-09-17 01:30 

Irish Independent

Editorial: 'Oil supply threats come at a bad time as brexit looms'...

We used to think Brexit was the main one - but by no means the only threat to our future prosperity. For many of us, our peripheral vision was on Donald Trump's world trade belligerence...

 2019-09-17 01:30 

Irish Independent

Bohs see off stern challenge from Crumlin to set up semi with old foes...

With Dublin's drive for five complete, a Bohemians-Shamrock Rovers derby - the prize on offer an appearance in the FAI Cup final - will now be the hottest ticket in the capital as Bohs...

 2019-09-17 01:30 

Irish Independent

Saudi Arabia says Iranian weapons used in attack on major oilfield...

Saudi Arabia and the United States claimed yesterday they had evidence Iran was behind an attack on the kingdom's oil facilities....

 2019-09-17 01:30 

Irish Independent

Taxpayer funds may be used to boost developer's profits...

Dublin City Council is leaving the door open to using taxpayer funds to further boost the profits of developer Bartra Capital after it hands over the publicly owned site at O'Devaney Ga...

 2019-09-17 01:30 

Irish Independent

Cross-Border shopping sprees for alcohol 'a real threat to economy'...

Cross-border shopping for alcohol needs to be discouraged...

 2019-09-17 01:30 

Irish Independent

Rules, fines, education and shaming all deployed to combat plastic waste...

Plastics will be off the menu for picnics and parties and coffee shops will ask customers if they would like a dollop of shame with their disposable cup in a vision outlined by Climate...

 2019-09-17 01:30 

Irish Independent

Drivers to bear brunt of oil attacks as prices to soar...

The price of Brent crude oil yesterday posted its biggest one-day gain since the 1990-1991 Gulf crisis....

 2019-09-17 01:30 

Irish Independent

Lampard to call on Euro highs to guide his rookies...

Frank Lampard has never managed in the Champions League and yet Chelsea's head coach is perfectly placed to tell his European rookies what they can expect when a Valencia team embroiled...

 2019-09-17 01:30 

Irish Independent

Saudi oil attack set to hike global energy bills...

An attack on Saudi Arabia that triggered the biggest jump in oil prices in almost 30 years is set to drive a hike in energy costs and roiled markets yesterday....

 2019-09-17 01:30 

Irish Independent

Bruton backs call for Grealish to 'withdraw' his migrant remarks...

Calls for Galway TD Noel Grealish to withdraw remarks he made about African migrants at a meeting about plans for a direct provision centre in his constituency have been backed by Commu...

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