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 2020-08-12 12:22 

RTE

Vintners 'not optimistic' pubs can reopen at end of Aug...

The two vintners groups have said they are "not optimistic" that pubs will be allowed to reopen at the end of the month, and are calling for direct financial aid for businesses, which they say have been unable to trade for half of the year by Gove...

 2020-08-12 12:01 

RTE

Major incident declared as train derails in Scotland...

Scotland's First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has said the train derailment in Aberdeenshire is "an extremely serious incident"....

 2020-08-12 11:50 

RTE

Almost 170m PPE items purchased - NI Health Department...

Northern Ireland's department of health has said almost 170 million items of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) were purchased between March and July during the Covid-19 pandemic....

 2020-08-12 11:32 

Irish Independent

Aaron Brady: The low-level criminal who grew to wear murder of Adrian Donohoe like a badge of honour...

Life was good for Aaron Brady in early 2013....

 2020-08-12 11:25 

Irish Independent

A night of terror: How the senseless events leading to the death of Adrian Donohoe unfolded...

THE evening of January 25, 2013, started like any other normal work night for Adrian Donohoe....

 2020-08-12 11:20 

RTE

Aaron Brady guilty of capital murder of Adrian Donohoe...

Aaron Brady has been found guilty of the capital murder of Detective Garda Adrian Donohoe outside Lordship Credit Union in Co Louth, seven years ago....

 2020-08-12 11:03 

Irish Independent

Aaron Brady found guilty of the capital murder of Detective Garda Adrian Donohoe in 2013...

Aaron Brady has been found guilty of the capital murder of Detective Garda Adrian Donohoe during an armed robbery seven years ago....

 2020-08-12 10:38 

RTE

Stargazers catch a glimpse of Perseids across night sky...

As Earth hurtles towards the Perseid meteor shower, stargazers have been able to observe heightened activity in the night sky with many more "shooting stars" visible....

 2020-08-12 10:34 

RTE

Russia says medics to get Covid vaccine in two weeks...

Russia said the first batch of its Covid-19 vaccine would be ready for some medics within two weeks and rejected as "groundless" safety concerns aired by some experts over Moscow's rapid approval of the drug....

 2020-08-12 10:25 

Irish Independent

Deplorable working conditions among reasons for surge in Covid-19 among migrant meat-packing workers in EU countries - EU report...

Work permits linked to accommodation costs and deplorable working conditions are among the reasons for the surge in Covid-19 among migrant meat-packing workers in EU countries....

 2020-08-12 10:24 

Irish Independent

Amounts held in Junior Isas 'given boost from parents making lockdown savings'...

Some parents may have been funnelling money saved during the coronavirus lockdown into their children's savings accounts, figures suggest....

 2020-08-12 10:24 

RTE

Temperatures expected to hit 27C in places today...

Met ireann is forecasting that parts of the country will see high temperatures of 22-27C today....

 2020-08-12 10:17 

Irish Independent

Rob Delaney: Why I underwent a vasectomy...

Catastrophe star Rob Delaney has revealed that he underwent a vasectomy....

 2020-08-12 10:13 

Irish Independent

UK's first socially distanced concert took place last night...

Last night saw the first socially distanced concert take place in the UK....

 2020-08-12 09:51 

Irish Independent

Cruising is still canceled, but here's what holidaymakers can expect when it returns...

Once upon a time, the cruise industry was projected to rake in $31.5 billion worth of revenue in 2020 in America alone - more than double what it netted a decade ago....

 2020-08-12 09:51 

Irish Independent

Cruising is still cancelled, but here's what holidaymakers can expect when it returns...

Once upon a time, the cruise industry was projected to rake in $31.5 billion worth of revenue in 2020 in America alone - more than double what it netted a decade ago....

 2020-08-12 09:49 

Irish Independent

'It was a kid, that's why it shocked me' - Cyrus Christie opens up on racial abuse after Ireland training session...

Ireland defender Cyrus Christie has spoken of his shock at being racially abused by a young Irish fan after a training session in Dublin....

 2020-08-12 09:30 

Irish Independent

Who is Joe Biden's running mate Kamala Harris?...

Months after her presidential campaign collapsed amid questions over her political identity, Kamala Harris suddenly and forcefully found her voice and at a fortuitous time....

 2020-08-12 09:27 

RTE

Bus stop newest front in South Korea's Covid-19 battle...

South Korea has opened a high-tech new front in the battle against coronavirus, fortifying bus shelters with temperature-checking doors and ultraviolet disinfection lamps....

 2020-08-12 09:26 

Irish Independent

Cybersecurity firm Avast boosted by increased working from home...

Cybersecurity firm Avast has posted higher revenues after it was buoyed by the increase in people working from home....

 2020-08-12 09:16 

RTE

The Kursk sinking 20 years on: Russia's deep-sea drama...

It is 20 years today since the Russian nuclear submarine, the Kursk, sank in the Barents Sea. The failed rescue operation was marked by secrecy and mishaps....

 2020-08-12 08:57 

Irish Independent

John Legend and Taylor Swift cheer as Biden picks Kamala Harris as running mate...

Famous faces from the worlds of film, TV and music have celebrated Joe Biden's decision to name California Senator Kamala Harris as his running mate....

 2020-08-12 08:54 

Irish Independent

M&G to pay dividend despite dive in profits...

Investment manager M&G has said it will keep paying a dividend amid a "resilient" performance despite a tough six months in which profit more than halved....

 2020-08-12 08:47 

Irish Independent

Brother of sports star quizzed after 65k drugs seized...

The brother of a professional Irish sportsman was in Garda custody last night as officers tried to dismantle a major drugs operation in Leinster....

 2020-08-12 08:46 

Irish Times

Sunny spells forecast with high temperatures of 26 degrees...

Warm weather on Wednesday will be followed by unsettled and humid conditions...

 2020-08-12 08:42 

Irish Independent

Rosderra factory staff walk out after workers brought in from another plant...

Workers at Rosderra Meats walked off the job amid concerns about Covid-19, after staff were brought in from a sister plant....

 2020-08-12 08:34 

Irish Independent

'We could be living with Coronavirus for two years' says Health Minister...

People in Ireland could be living with Coronavirus for the next two years before a vaccine is found....

 2020-08-12 08:33 

Irish Independent

Earnings fall 25pc at Glanbia as it purchases Canadian company for 38m...

Food group Glanbia has reported a 25pc fall in wholly-owned earnings before interest, tax and amortisation (ebita) of 85m for the first half of this year, as it purchases Canadian business Foodarom for 38m....

 2020-08-12 08:28 

Irish Independent

Passenger had Covid symptoms, but no one aboard plane quarantined...

An angry councillor is demanding to know why passengers and crew were not put into quarantine after a flight landed at Dublin Airport with a suspected case of Covid-19 on board....

 2020-08-12 08:17 

Irish Independent

Nuno Espirito Santo refuses to blame Jimenez for Wolves' Europa League exit...

Nuno Espirito Santo says nobody is blaming Raul Jimenez for missing a penalty as Wolves' first European quarter-final in 48 years ended in heartbreak against Sevilla....

 2020-08-12 08:16 

RTE

'Anglers dream' as salmon stocks leap in Irish rivers...

The Federation of Irish Salmon and Sea Trout Anglers has welcomed a marked increase in salmon stocks returning to Irish rivers from Donegal to Kerry, with returns of fish that have not been seen for up to 15 years....

 2020-08-12 08:15 

Irish Independent

Admiral reinstates dividend after profits buoyed by lower motor claims...

Insurance firm Admiral has brought back its special dividend after it was boosted by a slump in motor claims as Britons stayed off the roads....

 2020-08-12 08:10 

RTE

PSNI and ombudsman reach deal on sharing information...

Police in Northern Ireland have reached agreement on sharing information with the Police Ombudsman after shortcomings in a probe linked to a notorious loyalist mass murder....

 2020-08-12 08:05 

Irish Independent

Experts urge caution over Russia's coronavirus vaccine claim...

Experts have urged caution over Russia's coronavirus vaccine claim, saying they have seen no evidence that suggests it is safe and effective....

 2020-08-12 08:00 

Irish Independent

Lack of adequate isolation units and consultant shortages among concerns raised for pre-term babies...

Four of Ireland's maternity hospitals were found to not have adequate isolation services amid concerns that pre-term babies could become the latest casualties of space constraints in acute facilities....

 2020-08-12 07:57 

RTE

Initiative to protect fertility of children with cancer...

A new initiative has been launched to protect the future fertility of children and young people being treated for cancer....

 2020-08-12 07:50 

Irish Independent

Former Ryder Cup player Gordon J Brand dies, aged 65...

Former Ryder Cup player Gordon J Brand has died at the age of 65 following a short illness....

 2020-08-12 07:29 

Irish Independent

IPL Plastics reports fall in revenue as it continues to look for offers...

Canadian-listed IPL Plastics has reported a 9pc fall in revenue to US $153m (130m) for the second quarter of the year, as it continues to look for offers....

 2020-08-12 07:12 

RTE

UK enters recession as GDP falls 20.4% in Q2...

Britain's economy shrank by a record 20.4% between April and June, when the coronavirus lockdown was tightest....

 2020-08-12 06:59 

Irish Independent

Madonna and Guy Ritchie wish son Rocco a happy 20th birthday...

Madonna and her ex-husband Guy Ritchie have wished their son Rocco a happy 20th birthday....

 2020-08-12 06:54 

Irish Times

An Garda Síochána criticised for Irish-language law non-compliance...

Insufficient number of garda in Gaeltacht stations with language skills, watchdog finds...

 2020-08-12 06:54 

Irish Independent

Earnings fall 25pc at Glanbia as it purchases Canadian company for 38m...

Food group Glanbia has reported a 25pc fall in wholly-owned earnings before interest, tax and amortisation (ebita) of 85m for the first half of this year, as it purchases Canadian business Foodarom for 38m....

 2020-08-12 06:41 

RTE

NPHET to review latest Covid-19 trends...

The National Public Health Emergency Team will meet today to review the latest trends on Covid-19....

 2020-08-12 06:31 

Irish Independent

UK nosedives into largest recession on record after GDP plunges 20.4pc between April and June...

Britain has officially entered into the largest recession on record after figures showed the pandemic sent the economy plunging by 20.4pc between April and June....

 2020-08-12 06:25 

RTE

New species of dinosaur discovered on Isle of Wight...

Four bones found on the Isle of Wight, off the south coast of England, belong to a new species of dinosaur from the same family as Tyrannosaurus rex, scientists say....

 2020-08-12 06:25 

Irish Independent

Just Eat boss says Government's Eat Out scheme not hurting takeaway business...

The boss of food delivery giant Just Eat Takeaway.com has said the Government's scheme to give diners half-price restaurant meals has not damaged his business....

 2020-08-12 06:22 

Irish Independent

Bones of new species of T-Rex dinosaur discovered...

Four bones found on the Isle of Wight belong to a new species of dinosaur from the same family as Tyrannosaurus rex, scientists say....

 2020-08-12 06:19 

Irish Independent

Revenue tumbles 69pc at Hostelworld as travel restrictions bite...

Online booking platform Hostelworld has said its revenue is down 69pc to 12m for the first half of this year....

 2020-08-12 06:10 

RTE

Australia's worst-hit state 'flattening' virus curve...

Australia's worst-hit state of Victoria appears to be curbing a virus outbreak after a week of tougher restrictions, authorities said, with new cases falling in recent days even as fatalities topped records....

 2020-08-12 06:06 

Irish Independent

Profile: How Kamala Harris became the first Black woman named to a major-party national ticket...

When Kamala Harris became San Francisco's district attorney 16 years ago, one of her top priorities was to fight federal policies that she believed put too many Black people in prison....

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