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 2017-11-17 02:30 

Irish Independent

Plenty to do near Galway Bay... +

The townland of Renville West, on a peninsula overlooking Galway Bay, was once something of a playground for the Lynch-Athy family, one of Galway's 'tribes', who had the place almost en...

 2017-11-17 02:30 

Irish Independent

Dunne and Lowry make early inroads in Dubai finale... +

Paul Dunne and Shane Lowry are on a collision course with Justin Rose as the pressure mounts on Race to Dubai leader Tommy Fleetwood in the $8million DP World Tour Championship in Dubai...

 2017-11-17 02:30 

Irish Independent

Stallone was accused of sex attack on teen in 1980s... +

Sylvester Stallone was accused of sexual assault by a 16-year-old girl while making a film in Las Vegas in 1986, according to newly-obtained police records....

 2017-11-17 02:30 

Irish Independent

Spruce up for Christmas... +

Let's hear it for Saint Boniface. Not only did he bring us the Christmas tree but he also defeated Thor the God of Thunder along the way. The legend was brilliantly retold in Henry van ...

 2017-11-17 02:30 

Irish Independent

Finian's Oscar is poised to deliver poignant win for late owner Potts... +

Potential stars of this Jump season have already been out but the return to Cheltenham today, for its three-day November meeting, signals the proper start of the season....

 2017-11-17 02:30 

Irish Independent

Home economics: Sinead Ryan answers your property questions... +

Our aunt has died and left her house to my sister and I, which was always her wish as we looked after her in her final years. We plan to sell it now as we both have families of our own....

 2017-11-17 02:30 

Irish Independent

Element Six profits hit by slowdown in oil and gas sector... +

The downturn in the oil and gas industries contributed to pre-tax profits at Shannon-based industrial diamond manufacturer Element Six last year, slumping 83pc to $14.2m (12m)....

 2017-11-17 02:30 

Irish Independent

Orchard with rich pickings... +

Donabate has once again become a hotspot for developers catering to buyers who want to live near the beach and stay within the confines of Co Dublin but are priced out of Howth and Mala...

 2017-11-17 02:30 

Irish Independent

Expanding airport to relocate its hangars... +

Dublin Airport is planning the eventual relocation of some of its hangar space in order to facilitate a future extension to its Pier 1 passenger facility....

 2017-11-17 02:30 

Irish Independent

Mugabe told his fate is sealed with deal done... +

Robert Mugabe was last night believed to be on the verge of resignation after he was presented with plans to unseat him via a vote of no confidence in Zimbabwe's parliament, sources in ...

 2017-11-17 02:30 

Irish Independent

New dawn beckons for Carbery... +

It is the elephant in the Carton House room, but Paddy Jackson's enforced absence has left Ireland with a major shortage of options at No 10....

 2017-11-17 02:30 

Irish Independent

'John Joe' to miss Night of Stars... +

The provincial circuit provides the main fare this evening with Shelbourne's Night of Stars meeting then commanding all the attention tomorrow night....

 2017-11-17 02:30 

Irish Independent

Saddle up for modern living in the Liberties... +

The gentrification of the Liberties, one of the Dublin's oldest quarters, continues apace with the development of the Tramyard Exchange, a new block of apartments at Carman's Hall....

 2017-11-17 02:30 

Irish Independent

'I'm so grateful for all they're doing for Emma'... +

Tiny Emma Hughes weighed just 980 grammes when she was born at 27 weeks, almost three months premature....

 2017-11-17 02:30 

Irish Independent

Man Utd confident Mourinho will stay amid PSG rumours... +

Manchester United believe Jose Mourinho remains as hungry for success as ever and harbour no concerns about him being tempted to leave, even though there have yet to be talks over a new...

 2017-11-17 02:30 

Irish Independent

Mother 'shocked' by mass eviction at flats... +

A mother who faces losing her home in the ...

 2017-11-17 02:30 

Irish Independent

Go on with the show in D9... +

Smarter buyers of new homes will sometimes wait around for the show house to become available for sale, particularly when it's in a smaller scheme, like 190 Collins Avenue in Dublin's B...

 2017-11-17 02:30 

Irish Independent

PAC wants to grill RT on stars' pay and licence cash... +

RT chiefs face the prospect of being grilled by TDs on the pay arrangements of some of its highest paid stars and how it spent 179m in TV licence fee cash....

 2017-11-17 02:30 

Irish Independent

20 Old Vic staff have made Spacey claims... +

The Old Vic theatre has said it ...

 2017-11-17 02:30 

Irish Independent

Cazorla targets January return from 'worst injury' Wenger has seen... +

Arsene Wenger admitted that Santi Cazorla's lengthy foot injury is the ...

 2017-11-17 02:30 

Irish Independent

Murphy switches focus after first taste of Baa-Baas... +

A week spent in the relaxed environment of the Barbarians provides brief respite from the daily grind of club demands but immediately switching your focus to a rigorous international ca...

 2017-11-17 02:30 

Irish Independent

'True blue' Phibsboro terrace... +

Phibsboro Road in Dublin 7 was a busy sort of street in the early 20th century, populated by hard-working, conscientious people. For the most part, at least....

 2017-11-17 02:30 

Irish Independent

Fur sale: 'glam' coats that could save a life... +

Maureen O'Hara was ahead of her time. ...

 2017-11-17 02:30 

Irish Independent

Ex-FG senator 'was touched inappropriately three times' as she was canvassing for votes... +

A former Fine Gael senator has revealed she was inappropriately touched three times by TDs and councillors while canvassing for votes....

 2017-11-17 02:30 

Irish Independent

Amex launches blockchain corporate payments for US-UK... +

American Express has introduced instant blockchain-based payments using Ripple, a fintech startup, for US corporate customers sending funds to UK-based businesses that bank with Santand...

 2017-11-17 02:30 

Irish Independent

Pensioners' money put at risk of fraud by homes' practice... +

Some private nursing homes, which are pension agents for residents, are now putting the money in a central account, it emerged yesterday....

 2017-11-17 02:30 

Irish Independent

Four on the market: in Dun Laoghaire, Co Dublin... +

A choice of four properties currently on the market in the coastal town of Dun Laoghaire....

 2017-11-17 02:30 

Irish Independent

Peek inside these five top pads asking 10k plus rent per month... +

This is the Dublin 6 home that Kick-Ass actress Chloe Grace Moretz offered to rent earlier this year at 20,000 per month - but was turned down by the owners on the grounds that the 20-...

 2017-11-17 02:30 

Irish Independent

Negotiating system for wages at Ryanair 'not a sham', says HR boss... +

A human resources boss at Ryanair says its system for negotiating pay and conditions with pilots is ...

 2017-11-17 02:30 

Irish Independent

Ikea launches nationwide delivery... +

Now everyone in the country can have a Billy bookcase delivered to their door for a nominal fee....

 2017-11-17 02:30 

Irish Independent

Dublin could benefit from 'second wave' Brexit influx... +

The chief executive of Hibernia Reit, Kevin Nowlan, believes there could be a ...

 2017-11-17 02:30 

Irish Independent

Serial sex offender jailed for sexual assault of boy (14)... +

A sex offender has been jailed for five years for the sexual assault and defilement of a 14-year-old boy he met following contact through a website....

 2017-11-17 02:30 

Irish Independent

Dublin-based Ocrex gets 3m funding... +

Funds managed by ACT Venture Capital, as well as clients of Dublin-based Signature Capital, have stumped up the bulk of 3m in funding that has been secured by Irish tech firm Ocrex....

 2017-11-17 02:30 

Irish Independent

Money shot for Moynihan after late birdie seals Tour card on 'brutal' last day... +

Gavin Moynihan hit one of the pressure shots of his life to birdie the last then survived a nerve-shredding 50-minute wait before he snatched his card and a chance to play for megabucks...

 2017-11-17 02:30 

Irish Independent

Public frustration mounts as army remains silent on its plans for handover of power... +

Zimbabwe's ruling party and military must not exclude the public from the ...

 2017-11-17 02:30 

Irish Independent

Peasants of world football ready to dine at the top table again... +

In June 1969 General Juan Velasco, the military dictator of Peru, gave a famous speech in Lima. The previous year he had seized power in a bloodless coup, promising to revolutionise the...

 2017-11-17 02:30 

Irish Independent

Limerick secures EU funds for multi-million euro office project... +

European backers will invest 170m in a plan by Limerick City and County Council to develop a major office scheme in the city centre....

 2017-11-17 02:30 

Irish Independent

Renters need to earn 3,568 a month to afford Dublin prices... +

Renters would need a salary of around 42,000 a year to afford a one-bed flat in Dublin - among the highest rates in Europe, according to a new survey....

 2017-11-17 02:30 

Irish Independent

Premature baby born every two hours in Ireland... +

Of the 70,000 babies delivered in Ireland every year, 4,500 are born pre-term - one every two hours....

 2017-11-17 02:30 

Irish Independent

All-Ireland heartbreak still lingers for Carter... +

Experienced Mayo star Martha Carter still hasn't fully dealt with the fall-out from last September's TG4 All-Ireland ladies senior football final defeat to Dublin....

 2017-11-17 02:30 

Irish Independent

Smiling dad photo joy for Humphreys... +

Culture Minister Heather Humphreys was taken aback when she discovered a photograph of her late father Freddie Stewart was part of a new exhibition....

 2017-11-17 02:30 

Irish Independent

Staying out of the red on Black Friday... +

Black Friday has a whiff of FOMO (fear of missing out) about it. You're bombarded with so-called special offers and if you're not quick enough to grab one, you'll never forgive yourself...

 2017-11-17 02:30 

Irish Independent

BoE's Carney wants Brexit transition deal as retail wanes... +

British retail sales recorded their first year-on-year decline since 2013 last month as consumers struggled with fast-rising prices and stagnant wages....

 2017-11-17 02:30 

Irish Independent

New version of Concorde could take to the skies by next year... +

There are times when the idea of supersonic flight can seem like a sports car far ahead of you on a straight road....

 2017-11-17 02:30 

Irish Independent

Defiant Kernan predicts remarkable series turnaround... +

Despite facing a 10-point deficit going into the second International Rules Test in Perth tomorrow, Ireland manager Joe Kernan has predicted the biggest turnaround in the history of two...

 2017-11-17 02:30 

Irish Independent

New home view: Good day at the 'office'... +

Thanks to its transformation from a five-storey former office block and the addition of a penthouse floor on the rooftop, the Brook House apartment development in Dn Laoghaire commands...

 2017-11-17 02:30 

Irish Independent

Fix it up: A period terrace in Ranelagh... +

What is it? An elegant four bedroom at 9 Old Mount Pleasant in D6, spanning almost 1,900 sq ft. There's three reception rooms and a kitchen along with a very long 360 ft garden with a g...

 2017-11-17 02:30 

Irish Independent

Lebanon PM Hariri to visit Paris before returning home to resign... +

Lebanon's Saad al-Hariri is expected to leave Saudi Arabia for France within 48 hours, before flying home to Beirut to officially submit his resignation as Lebanese prime minister, a so...

 2017-11-17 02:30 

Irish Independent

Farrell returns to central role for showdown with Wallabies... +

Eddie Jones believes England will benefit from the return of ...

 2017-11-17 02:30 

Irish Independent

Rugby World Cup bid team 'made a bags of it', Seanad is told in row... +

A bitter row has erupted over Ireland's failure to secure the 2023 Rugby World Cup as Fianna Fil Senator Terry Leyden claimed those behind the bid ...

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