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 2020-11-26 12:45 

Irish Independent

Central Bank won't bow to pressure to alter mortgage limits...

THE Central Bank is refusing to bow to pressure from politicians and banks to ease strict mortgage lending limits....

 2020-11-26 12:37 

Irish Independent

Government submits application for special EU designation for Irish beef despite Ulster farmers plans to object...

An application to secure a special designation for 'Irish Grass Fed Beef' has been submitted by Bord Bia....

 2020-11-26 12:33 

Irish Independent

Family's long battle for Irish inscription on mother's gravestone is raised in UK parliament...

THE plight of a family battling to use five words of the Irish language on their mother's headstone has been raised in the House of Commons in London....

 2020-11-26 12:27 

RTE

Strike action planned in 'Section 39' pay row...

SIPTU members in two HSE-funded "Section 39" health and social care agencies in Cork and Kerry will hold one day strikes next month in a dispute over pay restoration...

 2020-11-26 12:25 

Irish Independent

Hundreds of culled mink resurface after burial in Denmark...

Hundreds of mink culled to minimise the risk of coronavirus re-transmission to humans have risen from their shallow graves in western Denmark....

 2020-11-26 12:14 

Irish Independent

Everything you need to know about the Helen McEntee and Samus Woulfe saga ahead of Dil showdown...

As Justice Minister Helen McEntee prepares to answer Dil questions about the appointment of the former attorney general Seamus Woulfe to the Supreme Court, here's your guide to the ongoing fallout from the Golfgate affair....

 2020-11-26 12:14 

RTE

No changes to Central Bank's mortgage rules...

The Central Bank has left its key rules on mortgage lending unchanged and has also extended its relaxation of certain regulations on bank reserves into next year....

 2020-11-26 12:07 

Irish Independent

Normal People director 'so delighted' for Daisy Edgar-Jones in Rose d'Or win...

Oscar-nominated director Lenny Abrahamson has said he's thrilled for Daisy Edgar-Jones after she won a prestigious accolade for her part as Marianne in 'Normal People.'...

 2020-11-26 12:03 

RTE

Govt seeking special status for 'Irish Grass Fed Beef'...

The Government is to seek EU approval to grant "Irish Grass Fed Beef" special status under the Union's Protected Geographical Indication Status....

 2020-11-26 12:00 

Irish Independent

20 Black Friday travel deals: Flights, hotels and holiday codes for when we travel again...

I thought Black Friday would see few travel deals this year. I was wrong....

 2020-11-26 11:48 

RTE

Minister moves to reassure over PUP Christmas bonus...

The Minister for Social Protection has reassured PUP recipients that most will retain their entitlement to a Christmas bonus even if they return to work when public health restrictions are eased next week....

 2020-11-26 11:46 

Irish Independent

Ashley Banjo signs up for BBC's Christmas programming...

Diversity star Ashley Banjo will form part of the BBC's religious programming this festive period, as the narrator of On Christmas Night....

 2020-11-26 11:42 

Irish Independent

BT Young Scientist announce 550 finalists for 2021 virtual exhibition...

The 550 finalists for the highly-anticipated BT Young Scientist & Technology Exhibition 2021 have been announced....

 2020-11-26 11:36 

Irish Independent

Mothercare losses widen after major restructuring...

Baby products group Mothercare saw its losses widen for the past six months after sales slumped following its major restructure which it said is almost complete....

 2020-11-26 11:26 

Irish Independent

Lewis Hamilton hailed as 'game changer' at GQ Men Of The Year Awards...

Lewis Hamilton has been named game changer of the year ahead of the GQ Men Of The Year Awards....

 2020-11-26 11:26 

Irish Independent

JYSK logistics tested as it reports sales of 41m in Ireland and the UK...

Danish retailer JYSK says its logistics were tested this year, as more customers turned to online shopping....

 2020-11-26 11:23 

Irish Independent

Murderer Molly Martens in trouble again after breaking prison rules for the fifth time...

KILLER Molly Martens has broken prison rules in the United States for the fifth time in just three years....

 2020-11-26 11:20 

RTE

WHO director Ryan recognised for work in public health...

The Executive Director of the World Health Organization's Emergencies Programme, Dr Mike Ryan, will be presented with an award for his work in public health by the Bar of Ireland this afternoon....

 2020-11-26 11:14 

Irish Independent

Robbie Williams on his Phoenix Park concert in front of 120,000 fans: 'I can't remember it'...

Robbie Williams takes a seat in his London home and asks a question before our Zoom interview begins. "How many calories can you burn in an hour just from standing up?" I hazard a wildly inaccurate guess....

 2020-11-26 11:14 

Irish Independent

Cambodia begins mass trial of 130 opposition activists...

A Cambodian court has begun hearing the cases of nearly 130 government critics and opponents charged with treason for taking part in non-violent political activities....

 2020-11-26 11:00 

Irish Independent

Life sentences for plotters in Turkey's failed 2016 coup...

A Turkish court sentenced military and civilian personnel at an air base to life prison sentences, proclaiming them guilty of involvement in a failed coup attempt in 2016, the state-run news agency reported....

 2020-11-26 10:55 

RTE

Taoiseach contacts UK prime minister over Finucane case...

Taoiseach Michel Martin has contacted British Prime Minister Boris Johnson, calling for the UK Government to hold a full public inquiry into the murder of civil rights lawyer Pat Finucane....

 2020-11-26 10:50 

Irish Independent

Roz Purcell apologises after criticism for not including sizes over 16 in new hiking range...

Roz Purcell has apologised after receiving criticism on social media for lacking a wide range of sizes in her new hiking clothing range....

 2020-11-26 10:48 

Irish Independent

Africa concerned it may be neglected when coronavirus vaccinations start...

Vaccinations against Covid-19 in Africa might not start until the second quarter of next year, the continent's top public health official said, adding that it will be "extremely dangerous" if more developed parts of the world vaccinate themsel...

 2020-11-26 10:44 

Irish Independent

Celebrity burglary plot: Accused denies role in Frank Lampard raid...

A man accused of being involved in a multi-million-pound celebrity burglary plot told a court he did not think he was getting involved in something illegal when he agreed to meet two...

 2020-11-26 10:39 

Irish Independent

You won't get on a jet unless you get a jab - fair enough...

A man from Tallaght has started a worldwide debate on something that could become the norm for international air travellers next year....

 2020-11-26 10:35 

Irish Independent

US Supreme Court rejects New York curbs on attendance at churches and synagogues...

The US Supreme Court has barred New York from enforcing certain limits on attendance at churches and synagogues in areas designated as hard hit by the virus amid a nationwide surge in cases....

 2020-11-26 10:32 

Irish Independent

Merkel urges patience as German coronavirus restrictions extended...

Chancellor Angela Merkel has urged Germans to remain patient with coronavirus restrictions, saying that, with promising vaccines on the way, "there is light at the end of the tunnel"....

 2020-11-26 10:27 

Irish Independent

Aviva slashes dividend by nearly a third...

Hopes that Aviva might use the cash from two major disposals in recent months to prop up its dividend were dashed on Thursday as the business said it would slash the payout by nearly a third....

 2020-11-26 10:25 

Irish Independent

Sharon Horgan and Graham Linehan reunite for Christmas special of TV show Motherland...

SHARON Horgan has teamed up with Father Ted creator Graham Linehan to write a Christmas special of their hit series, Motherland....

 2020-11-26 10:21 

Irish Independent

More than one in four keeping money secrets, survey finds...

More than one in four (27%) people are hiding the true state of their finances from those closest to them and the coronavirus crisis is making the situation worse, a survey suggests....

 2020-11-26 10:18 

RTE

Israel free Palestinian who waged 103-day hunger strike...

Israel released a Palestinian who waged a 103-day hunger strike to protest Israeli rules allowing his detention without charge, the Palestinian Prisoner's Club said....

 2020-11-26 10:12 

RTE

Packaging waste from online retailers jumps 25% in 2020...

Packaging waste generated from online shopping in Ireland increased by 2,953 tonnes, or 25%, this year, new data from Repak shows....

 2020-11-26 10:06 

Irish Independent

Museum to make record of Covid-19 dreams...

A museum is on the hunt for an unusual collection Covid-19 dreams....

 2020-11-26 10:02 

RTE

Coveney says EU-UK talks proving 'very, very difficult'...

Minister for Foreign Affairs Simon Coveney has said the final outstanding issues in talks on a trade deal between the UK and the European Union are proving "very, very difficult"....

 2020-11-26 09:52 

Irish Independent

Christmas FM returns to bring festive cheer to the airwaves from this weekend...

The most magical radio station is back to cheer up our lives- Christmas FM will once again hit our airwaves this Saturday, November 28....

 2020-11-26 09:48 

RTE

Making music, not war: Weapons turned into instruments...

A Serbian sculptor has been turning weapons and military equipment into musical instruments as part of a new sound installation....

 2020-11-26 09:37 

Irish Independent

FAI still owes 368k for garda at Ireland international games...

The cash-strapped Football Association of Ireland (FAI) has managed to repay only 19,000 of the outstanding bill owed to An Garda Sochna for policing international matches....

 2020-11-26 09:36 

Irish Independent

'We're just happy we're able to play games' - Tipperary's Aoife McGrath delighted to get shot at Galway...

Aoife McGrath says that Tipperary are just delighted to be in the last four and not considering the magnitude of attempting to dethrone the Liberty Insurance All-Ireland Senior Camogie champions....

 2020-11-26 09:30 

Irish Independent

Robinsons owner hit by pub closures but boosted by health-conscious shoppers...

The coronavirus pandemic has seen households switch to healthier drinks in record numbers but not enough to offset a big fall in profits, according to the boss of Robinsons owner Britvic....

 2020-11-26 09:27 

Irish Independent

Stardust inquest to be held in the RDS due to Covid-19 guidelines...

Dublin Castle will no longer be the setting for the long-awaited inquests into the deaths of 48 people in the Stardust disaster in 1981....

 2020-11-26 09:24 

Irish Independent

BBC defends Have I Got News For You after Jeremy Corbyn joke...

The BBC has defended an episode of Have I Got News For You after it featured a joke about bombing Glastonbury to get rid of Jeremy Corbyn supporters....

 2020-11-26 09:23 

RTE

Covid-19: Twelve key milestones in a year like no other...

From the first cases in central China to hopes of a vaccine a year later, here are a dozen key developments in the spread and subsequent fight against Covid-19....

 2020-11-26 09:10 

Irish Independent

Mulberry hails Alexa bag relaunch success after pandemic hit to sales...

Luxury handbag maker Mulberry has revealed a "strong reaction" to the relaunch of its famous Alexa design as it seeks to recover from plunging sales due to the pandemic....

 2020-11-26 09:04 

RTE

Australian-British lecturer freed in Iran prisoner swap...

Australian-British academic Kylie Moore-Gilbert, who was jailed for spying by Iran, has been released after two "traumatic" years behind bars, in a swap for three Iranians linked to a botched Bangkok bomb plot....

 2020-11-26 09:02 

RTE

Turkish court jails 27 for life over 2016 coup attempt...

A Turkish court jailed 27 former pilots and other suspects for life in one of the largest trials stemming from the bloody 2016 coup attempt against President Recep Tayyip Erdogan....

 2020-11-26 09:02 

Irish Independent

Six members of touring Pakistan cricket squad test positive for Covid-19 in New Zealand...

Six Pakistan cricket players have tested positive for Covid-19 while on tour in New Zealand....

 2020-11-26 09:01 

RTE

Tiny owl freed after days in Rockefeller Christmas Tree...

A tiny owl that was found stuck in the Rockefeller Centre Christmas Tree in New York was released back into the wild this week after being treated at a rehabilitation facility....

 2020-11-26 08:54 

Irish Independent

UK's Boohoo hires retired judge Leveson to oversee supply chain revamp...

British online fashion retailer Boohoo has appointed retired judge Brian Leveson to independently check its drive to improve its supply chain and business practices, it said on Thursday....

 2020-11-26 08:50 

RTE

Govt urged to consult with older people on restrictions...

Age Action Ireland has called on the Government to consult with older people about how best to live with Covid-19 restrictions and to facilitate safe visits for nursing home residents who feel "forgotten and invisible"....

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