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 2020-07-16 01:30 

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This Working Life: The stress of politics? I'm thinking of taking up boxing gloves next...

Building the future: I can't remember politics ever being discussed when I was growing up - my parents were too busy working in restaurants trying to make ends meet....

 2020-07-16 01:30 

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'Regional lockdowns the way forward,' says ferry operator...

A leading island ferry operator has warned that the Government must opt for regional rather than national lockdowns if there is any second wave of the Covid-19 pandemic....

 2020-07-16 01:30 

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Banks have yet to heal the 60bn bailout wounds of a decade ago...

A decade after a 60bn taxpayer bailout of the country's main banks, we still have a problem with trust when it comes to how they operate in good times and in bad....

 2020-07-16 01:30 

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Charity boss to push for Budget supports...

The Community Foundation for Ireland has appointed Denise Charlton as CEO....

 2020-07-16 01:30 

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Covid wage subsidy scheme may be extended until April...

The Government is considering extending the wage subsidy scheme until next April as one of a number of measures aimed at rebooting the economy....

 2020-07-16 01:30 

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Two online auctions offer 52m worth of properties...

A range of investment and other properties are among the 290 lots in BidX1's catalogues for its online auctions on July 28 and 30. If all 290 lots sell for their guide prices they would generate 52m....

 2020-07-16 01:30 

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Ireland rugby ace Jacob pops the question to girlfriend...

Ireland and Ulster rugby star Jacob Stockdale has announced his engagement to girlfriend Hannah Garrett....

 2020-07-16 01:30 

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How can tenants cope with excess space post-Covid?...

My contacts in the US tell me that there is a significant amount of office space coming on the...

 2020-07-16 01:30 

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Police arrest man (27) over gun murder of journalist Lyra...

Detectives investigating the murder of Northern Ireland journalist Lyra McKee have arrested a 27-year-old man....

 2020-07-16 01:30 

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Calleary gets a second chance and a first-team position finally...

Two smaller positives have emerged from the Barry Cowen debacle: first is that Michel Martin can again...

 2020-07-16 01:30 

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Highlight: Photographer of the Year's work is put on display...

Award-winning photographer Mark Condren's work is among the highlights on display at the 'Press Photographer of the Year' 2020 exhibition at dlr LexIcon in Dn Laoghaire, Co Dublin....

 2020-07-16 01:30 

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Kenny to factor in club form ahead of Dublin hurlers' 'quick turn-around'...

Mattie Kenny will be...

 2020-07-16 01:30 

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Third extradition request for Bailey is an 'abuse of process', court told...

A third request to extradite Ian Bailey to France, where he is facing a 25-year prison sentence for the murder of filmmaker Sophie Toscan du Plantier, is an...

 2020-07-16 01:30 

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Garda who suffers from PTSD tries to stop his dismissal...

A garda detective who suffers from PTSD arising out of threats made against him and his family by criminals has brought a High Court action aimed at preventing his dismissal....

 2020-07-16 01:30 

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Tributes as former INM journalist Michael Quinn dies aged 80...

Tributes have been paid to veteran journalist Michael Quinn, who has died in Waterford....

 2020-07-16 01:30 

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Twins who glassed bystander after attending confirmation spared jail...

Two twins glassed a man in a bar during an unprovoked attack after they had been drinking all day after attending a confirmation....

 2020-07-16 01:30 

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Face coverings to be made compulsory in shops for all customers and staff...

Face coverings will have to be worn by all customers in shops and shopping centres, the Taoiseach has announced....

 2020-07-16 01:30 

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Divine intervention: On the hunt for Johnny Depp in deepest East Cork...

Twenty-five years ago, I and some friends from school piled into a faded blue Ford Sierra. We cranked the Beastie Boys' Ill Communication as high as it would go and we drove off into rural Ireland, looking for Johnny Depp....

 2020-07-16 01:30 

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Brady denies testing response time of garda five nights before Donohoe killing...

Aaron Brady has denied he was testing garda response times five nights before the Adrian Donohoe murder when officers were called to his friend's home near the scene of the fatal shooting, the trial heard....

 2020-07-16 01:30 

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Young get the blame as pubs told to stay closed...

The Government's decision to delay the reopening of almost 3,500 pubs has been described as a...

 2020-07-16 01:30 

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Rodgers haunted by the spectre of Anfield collapse...

Leicester City are three games from securing a Champions League return but, ahead of tonight's encounter with Sheffield United, it feels like the narrative has dramatically changed....

 2020-07-16 01:30 

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Thousands must now pay property tax after two deferrals...

Thousands of homeowners will have to pay their property tax next week after Revenue twice deferred collection of the charge....

 2020-07-16 01:30 

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Loss of market confidence wrecks stars' summer deals...

Neymar peers stoically across the Paris rooftops pondering the meaning of it all. Ditto Paul Pogba in Manchester, albeit rooftops through a rain-flecked window. In Milan, Alexis Sanchez opens a letter informing him of the start date for pre-season trainin...

 2020-07-16 01:30 

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Netflix reveals its biggest movie hits...

NETFLIX is revealing its biggest blockbusters for the first time....

 2020-07-16 01:30 

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Teacher visits cancer lab to see how 1.2m raised will be spent...

What a difference a year makes....

 2020-07-16 01:30 

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Solskjaer claims Chelsea given 'unfair' advantage...

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has hit out at the...

 2020-07-16 01:30 

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'I'm shocked and disappointed at setback to plans'...

Dublin publican Gerry McGeough was left reeling last night when he learned that it will be another three weeks before he can reopen....

 2020-07-16 01:30 

Irish Independent

Trump reveals plans to rip up environmental protection law...

Donald Trump is ready to roll back a key Nixon-era environmental law that he says stifles major infrastructure projects, but that environmentalists say has served for decades as a safeguard for low-income and minority communities....

 2020-07-16 01:30 

Irish Independent

Park life: Don't be a stick in the mud and let kids be at one with nature...

Cast your mind back to your own summer holidays, and there's a very good chance that the great outdoors featured heavily. Sun-dappled parks, forest and as much fresh air as your lungs could take have probably made for fond, lasting memories....

 2020-07-16 01:30 

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Q&A: Air passengers could face swab tests to curtail the spread of Covid-19...

Air passengers have been told they could soon face swab tests for Covid-19 at Irish airports....

 2020-07-16 01:30 

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Insurers in Europe could see 80bn in Covid claims, says Moody's...

Europe's property and casualty insurance sector could be hit with global claims of between 50bn and 80bn because of the pandemic, ratings agency Moody's has estimated....

 2020-07-16 01:30 

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Delaney seeks more time to inspect files seized from FAI...

Former FAI chief executive John Delaney has been ordered by the High Court to explain what steps he has taken over the inspection of files seized by the Office of the Director of Corporate Enforcement (ODCE)....

 2020-07-16 01:30 

Irish Independent

Call me overcautious, but I'm not travelling anywhere soon - not even to see my dad...

Every five or six weeks I would travel to England to see my 91-year-old father in the West Midlands. He lives independently, but is supported by my brother and his family who live close by. Just before the Cheltenham Festival, I was due to travel over to ...

 2020-07-16 01:30 

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IRFU hopeful U-20s and women will complete Six Nations...

The IRFU remain hopeful that this season's U-20 and Women's Six Nations championships will be completed later this year in conjunction with the men's games....

 2020-07-16 01:30 

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Government branded as an 'absolute dumpster fire' after mini-reshuffle...

The Government's first weeks in office were branded as an...

 2020-07-16 01:30 

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Hassled Martin harried for answers on who knew what and when about Cowengate saga...

Hamlet arrived after the main act. Barry Cowen arrived into the substitute Dil Chamber in the Convention Centre at the tail end of the grilling of the Taoiseach on his sacking of the Agriculture Minister....

 2020-07-16 01:30 

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For smart home simplicity, this is the Nest best thing...

IF you're thinking of a smart speaker to replace a radio or something to connect up other 'smart' gadgets you have in the house, a smart screen makes a lot of sense. The visual aide makes controlling things like lights or calendars a lot easie...

 2020-07-16 01:30 

Irish Independent

News outlets appeal ban on naming mother who smothered child...

News organisations, including the owners of the Irish Independent, have appealed the decision of a High Court judge to ban the media from naming a mother who smothered her three-year-old daughter with a pillow....

 2020-07-16 01:30 

Irish Independent

Public servants who holiday abroad must take extra leave to cover quarantine...

Public servants must take an extra fortnight of their annual leave to cover time spent in quarantine if they holiday abroad....

 2020-07-16 01:30 

Irish Independent

Famous figures targeted in bitcoin hack of Twitter...

A series of high-profile Twitter accounts were hijacked on Wednesday, with some of the platform's top voices - including US presidential candidate Joe Biden, reality television show star Kim Kardashian, former US President Barack Obama, billionaire El...

 2020-07-16 01:30 

Irish Independent

Time to get down to the business of governing...

Last evening's Cabinet meeting had a lot on its collective mind. Ministers took the advice of the health experts by keeping pubs which are not serving food closed until August 10, they reviewed the European ruling in the Apple case, and they considere...

 2020-07-16 01:30 

Irish Independent

Starry price: 'Vincent' lyrics on sale for 1.3m...

The original handwritten lyrics of Don McLean's song 'Vincent', a tribute to painter Vincent van Gogh, are going up for sale with an asking price of $1.5m (1.3m)....

 2020-07-16 01:30 

Irish Independent

'The massive pain just wouldn't go away - it was mental torture'...

A dark empty feeling hung over Stephen Ferris as he sat in the all-too-familiar surrounds of the doctor's waiting room....

 2020-07-16 01:30 

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McDonald's eyes further expansion of its Irish operation...

The Irish arm of fast-food giant McDonald's is eyeing further expansion to its operations here after its temporary Covid-19 shutdown....

 2020-07-16 01:30 

Irish Independent

Harris wants students to think beyond CAO points and degrees...

Simon Harris wants to take the focus off CAO points and university degrees as the main goal of school-leavers....

 2020-07-16 01:30 

Irish Independent

Taoiseach faces FF backlash as Cowen sacking divides party...

Taoiseach Michel Martin is under fire from some of his own TDs and councillors as the fallout from his decision to sack Barry Cowen has divided Fianna Fil....

 2020-07-16 01:30 

Irish Independent

Tiger will find it hard to focus without fans - Rory...

Rory McIlroy believes a visit from coach Michael Bannon can spark a return to form at this week's Memorial Tournament at Muirfield Village....

 2020-07-16 01:30 

Irish Independent

'This will be the biggest transformation in Irish ports for the next 15 years' - Brendan Keating CEO, Port of Cork...

Cargo ships keep getting bigger - and Brendan Keating is positioning Cork to become their first Irish port of call....

 2020-07-16 01:30 

Irish Independent

Naya Rivera: What are we really mourning when we grieve a celebrity's death?...

Social media is awash with tributes to Naya Rivera, the Glee actress and singer who died of accidental drowning while swimming with her son in a Californian lake....

 2020-07-16 01:30 

Irish Independent

Open Orphan signs option to acquire CHIMagents...

Dublin-listed Open Orphan has signed an option to buy CHIMagents for a nominal sum....

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