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 2017-09-23 01:30 

Irish Independent

Mischievous Mendy's winning ways a perfect fit for City's 'sharkteam' ... +

Picture the scene: Monaco have been crowned French champions for the first time in 17 years and Benjamin Mendy, Kylian Mbappe, Tiemoue Bakayoko, Bernardo Silva and the club's other cove...

 2017-09-23 01:30 

Irish Independent

Gas supply to return 'on phased basis'... +

Gas supplies in the west of Ireland should return on a phased basis over the weekend, energy chiefs have said....

 2017-09-23 01:30 

Irish Independent

Dublin-Beijing air route awaits China approval... +

A direct service between Dublin and Beijing has been approved by Hainan Airlines and the final all-clear from the Chinese government is pending, according to Dmhnal Slattery, the chief...

 2017-09-23 01:30 

Irish Independent

'Memory Man is dead...but what memories he has left behind him'... +

No Mass booklet was needed to remind mourners at his funeral yesterday of what he looked or sounded like....

 2017-09-23 01:30 

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India using chilli, stun grenades to stop influx of Rohingya... +

India has stepped up security along its largely porous eastern border with Bangladesh and is using ...

 2017-09-23 01:30 

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O'Brien's 'Warrior' to conquer Beresford rivals... +

The once-raced Saxon Warrior spearheads a three-pronged attack from Aidan O'Brien on tomorrow's Juddmonte Beresford Stakes at Naas....

 2017-09-23 01:30 

Irish Independent

Financial system must be resilient to cyber risk - Draghi... +

The banking and financial systems are much more ready now to weather any future financial crises, European Central Bank boss Mario Draghi has said....

 2017-09-23 01:30 

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Roller-coaster South Africa tour to get full review Cullen... +

Leo Cullen has promised that Leinster will do an ...

 2017-09-23 01:30 

Irish Independent

Getting priorities right on ethnic cleansing in Myanmar... +

I must respond to your columnist Ian O'Doherty's absurd claim that Amnesty International has somehow been quiet about the serious human rights abuses taking place in Myanmar....

 2017-09-23 01:30 

Irish Independent

Coulson steps in as Ardagh CEO quits... +

Billionaire Paul Coulson will take over direct management of Ardagh Group, the global packaging giant he funded, at the end of the year....

 2017-09-23 01:30 

Irish Independent

Warriors prove their might with rout of Munster... +

Glasgow rose to the occasion of what was billed as a top-of-the table clash by trouncing Munster at Scotstoun with a performance of exciting running rugby that produced four tries and c...

 2017-09-23 01:30 

Irish Independent

The housing strategies that worked ... and those that changed nothing ... +

It was perhaps the death of Jonathan Corrie in December 2014 which galvanised the public as to the extent of the housing crisis. The 43-year old had been sleeping rough for years and di...

 2017-09-23 01:30 

Irish Independent

Gigs, jiggs and laughs aplenty at Culture Night... +

Thousands spilled onto streets around the country yesterday to embrace a jam-packed night of culture....

 2017-09-23 01:30 

Irish Independent

Hydrogen blast over ocean 'would force US to respond'... +

Would exploding a hydrogen bomb over the Pacific, as North Korea has threatened, push the current war of words between the US and North Korea closer to actual war?...

 2017-09-23 01:30 

Irish Independent

Farmer killed instantly as his quad overturns... +

A 67-year-old Co Mayo man became the second victim of a farm tragedy within a week when his quad overturned while he was spreading weedkiller....

 2017-09-23 01:30 

Irish Independent

May sets out vision for a two-year 'transition' period in Brexit talks... +

Theresa May has set out her plan for a two-year post-Brexit transition period under current EU rules, but again repeated that ultimately no deal would still be better than a bad deal....

 2017-09-23 01:30 

Irish Independent

Public servants at DAA and Nama get payouts... +

Thirty-two Shannon Airport-based DAA workers are in line to share a 240,000 pay pot for moving to a new workplace 20 miles away....

 2017-09-23 01:30 

Irish Independent

Developers could be paid upfront by the Government in bid to kick-start building... +

The Government is considering using taxpayers' money to buy property 'off the plans' from developers on a large scale, in order to convince them to build....

 2017-09-23 01:30 

Irish Independent

'We don't want to be bound by what we've gone through in recent finals'... +

It's a good yarn, the one about the Dublin men's trophy-clincher who is also coaching their women's free-taker to try to end their TG4 All-Ireland duck tomorrow after three final losses...

 2017-09-23 01:30 

Irish Independent

M&A advisors ink their own IBI buyout deal... +

Bank of Ireland has confirmed the sale of IBI Corporate Finance to the unit's management in a deal understood to be valued at 10m....

 2017-09-23 01:30 

Irish Independent

Tribunal hears claims of garda's 'irrational and vile behaviour'... +

The Charleton Tribunal has heard details of a statement made by the partner of Garda whistleblower Keith Harrison alleging his obsessive and irrational behaviour....

 2017-09-23 01:30 

Irish Independent

NTMA bond deal takes redeemed Prom Notes tally to 8.5bn... +

The NTMA has cancelled another 500m of bonds linked to the liquidation of the former Anglo Irish Bank after buying them from the Central Bank....

 2017-09-23 01:30 

Irish Independent

Fury fired up to emulate cousin Tyson... +

Hughie Fury is determined to emulate his cousin Tyson and claim a version of the world heavyweight title by dethroning Joseph Parker in Manchester tonight....

 2017-09-23 01:30 

Irish Independent

Aussie Deegan could be key to unlocking the door to number ten... +

Connacht were hoping to find their level last week against Dragons; instead they slipped well below it, admittedly with a less than stellar line-up....

 2017-09-23 01:30 

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Staunton still standing tall... +

Growing up in the west of Ireland, Cora Staunton wanted to be Maurice Fitzgerald....

 2017-09-23 01:30 

Irish Independent

Warning on longer-term yields from real estate... +

Investors in Irish real estate are securing yields of almost 12pc with growth expected to continue over the near-term, albeit at a lower level....

 2017-09-23 01:30 

Irish Independent

The 'little boxes' Varadkar finds 'grossly insensitive'... +

At weekends, many residents from Castleknock wander into Bradys for a pint and a chat about the world at large....

 2017-09-23 01:30 

Irish Independent

Ryan hails Thurles' fighting spirit as Quigley boys make it a family affair in Purcell triumph ... +

Thurles skipper Jimmy Ryan hailed his team's do-or-die spirit after the Tipperary kingpins edged out Royal Curragh 3-2 in a thriller to lift the AIG Pierce Purcell Shield for the second...

 2017-09-23 01:30 

Irish Independent

Catalan separatist leaders accused of sedition amid protests... +

The Spanish attorney general's office yesterday pushed for charges against leaders of Barcelona protests that saw Guardia Civil vehicles vandalised and agents surrounded during a night ...

 2017-09-23 01:30 

Irish Independent

Dazzling Lowry roars into contention... +

Shane Lowry roared into contention for his first win in two years when he rattled in eight birdies in a sensational 64 in the 2m Portugal Masters....

 2017-09-23 01:30 

Irish Independent

Ceremony celebrates life of 1916 hero Ashe ... +

The family of 1916 hero Thomas Ashe joined a large crowed of patriotic spectators in Glasnevin Cemetery to mark the 100th annniversary of his death....

 2017-09-23 01:30 

Irish Independent

Harley's 'Army' worth fighting for at Newbury... +

Many moons ago, I went out with a Scottish girl and we often travelled around her country visiting various towns and cities....

 2017-09-23 01:30 

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UCD wants to fast-track plans for thousands of student beds... +

UCD wants to fast-track planning permission for more than 3,000 student beds under Government measures aimed at ending the housing crisis....

 2017-09-23 01:30 

Irish Independent

North Korea threatens H-bomb test in the Pacific... +

North Korea said yesterday it might test a hydrogen bomb over the Pacific Ocean after US President Donald Trump vowed to destroy the reclusive country, with leader Kim Jong-un promising...

 2017-09-23 01:30 

Irish Independent

Continental-style 'city tax' on cards for hotels ramping up bed prices... +

A 'city tax' for Dublin hotels who take part in price gouging is under consideration as an alternative to ending the special 9pc VAT rate for the tourism sector, the Irish Independent h...

 2017-09-23 01:30 

Irish Independent

3,400 cancelled surgeries a month swelling waiting lists... +

Public hospitals are now cancelling around 3,400 planned surgeries every month....

 2017-09-23 01:30 

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New manager Bonner promises to change 'one-dimensional' Donegal... +

Declan Bonner says he plans to change a 'one-dimensional' Donegal to stay competitive next year....

 2017-09-23 01:30 

Irish Independent

When Busby's Babes came to Dalymount . . .... +

Eamonn D'Arcy leaps from his chair at his kitchen table. Suddenly, he's 24 and not 84. He's replaying a moment in his mind, a scene that remains fresh in his thoughts to this day. Dalym...

 2017-09-23 01:30 

Irish Independent

Downey kick-starts worlds bid with top-ten finish... +

Ireland's Mark Downey took an impressive ninth place in the U-23 world road race championship in Bergen, Norway, yesterday....

 2017-09-23 01:30 

Irish Independent

Priest heckled over anti-drugs funeral sermon has no regrets... +

A defiant parish priest has said he has no regrets despite being heckled during an impassioned sermon against crime and drugs during the funeral of a gangland murder victim....

 2017-09-23 01:30 

Irish Independent

Five-year map to 'automatic pension' plan... +

The Government has promised to speed up putting pensions in place for around one million private sector workers who have no occupational scheme....

 2017-09-23 01:30 

Irish Independent

Good News to foil Sonic in derby decider... +

The pinnacle of the greyhound year will attract a huge crowd to Shelbourne Park this evening with the final of the BoyleSports Irish Derby the highlight of a 13-race programme....

 2017-09-23 01:30 

Irish Independent

Conte hails Morata's big future as he consigns Costa to the past... +

Antonio Conte yesterday described Alvaro Morata as the kind of ...

 2017-09-23 01:30 

Irish Independent

Hope fades for girl (12) buried in earthquake rubble of school ... +

Residents in Mexico awoke yesterday to survey the full extent of the destruction from the massive 7.1-magnitude earthquake that struck on Tuesday afternoon, killing at least 233 people,...

 2017-09-23 01:30 

Irish Independent

'Move your workplace or take unpaid leave,' Ryanair staff told... +

Ryanair has given some staff in the UK the option of work in an alternative location and paying their own accommodation, or else take unpaid leave....

 2017-09-23 01:30 

Irish Independent

Kearney targets November return ... +

Rob Kearney is refusing to rule out a return from his latest injury setback in time for Ireland's November series. The full-back damaged his hamstring in the first half of Leinster's wi...

 2017-09-23 01:30 

Irish Independent

Puerto Rico faces weeks without electricity after Maria... +

Puerto Rico faced another night of darkness yesterday, two days after Hurricane Maria hurled rain and wind at the US territory and knocked out its electricity grid....

 2017-09-23 01:30 

Irish Independent

Garda proves a proper Tour de Force... +

The Garda Tour de Force cycling group, which has raised more than 1m for charity over the past two decades, is on another fundraising drive....

 2017-09-23 01:30 

Irish Independent

Leo must be more than simply a marketing man for Fine Gael... +

The focus this week on Leo's first 100 days as Taoiseach is fake news. Fine Gael's hold on power is as tenuous as a deckchair on Miami Beach in the face of Hurricane Irma. Leo and his F...

 2017-09-23 01:30 

Irish Independent

May speech fails to offer Border solution... +

Shared history, shared challenges, shared future was the text on the podium at the Complesso Santa Maria Novella in Florence yesterday as Theresa May delivered her latest back-pedal in ...

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