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 2020-04-03 01:30 

Irish Independent

Four on the market: three-beds in Dublin 15...

A choice of four very different style properties with three-beds in Dublin 15....

 2020-04-03 01:30 

Irish Independent

Time for Kane to park personal ambitions as huge-money moves must take back seat...

Harry Kane has reached the crossroads of his career at the worst time possible. In other circumstances, the Tottenham striker's comments suggesting he would consider a move in the near future would be reasonable....

 2020-04-03 01:30 

Irish Independent

Design for life in isolation...

Being confined indoors reminds you of what needs to be done in your home. When I look around my own house, I see dirt and dust and unfinished projects. It's all a bit demoralising and, given that we're not meant to go out much, I can't ignore ...

 2020-04-03 01:30 

Irish Independent

WeWork's Neumann hit with 97pc drop in fortune...

WeWork co-founder Adam Neumann has a new title: ex-billionaire....

 2020-04-03 01:30 

Irish Independent

Hiring freeze forces Hays into investor cash call...

Recruitment giant Hays has launched a 200m (183m) investor cash call after seeing fees plummet as firms have frozen hiring plans due to the coronavirus pandemic....

 2020-04-03 01:30 

Irish Independent

Public told to beware callers to door offering Covid-19 tests...

The Government has warned people to beware of anyone calling to their door offering Covid-19 tests....

 2020-04-03 01:30 

Irish Independent

EU Commission plans 100bn government support fund to save jobs...

The European Commission proposed a package of measures yesterday to soften the impact of the coronavirus pandemic on the EU economy, including a short-time work scheme and easier access to funds for farmers and fishermen....

 2020-04-03 01:30 

Irish Independent

Poorest are most at risk as State faces greatest economic crisis...
 2020-04-03 01:30 

Irish Independent

Board sues contractor in row that could affect final cost of children's hospital...

The board of the National Children's Hospital has issued proceedings against the main contractor on the project, BAM Building Ltd, in a row over its building contract....

 2020-04-03 01:30 

Irish Independent

My Favourite Game: 'Dotsy' leads the charge as Dublin's hurlers work their way to top billing...

Unsure exactly what to make of the first half of the drawn 2013 Leinster SHC semi-final between Dublin and Kilkenny, we wandered down from the press box in O'Moore Park and had the good fortune to bump into Dave Billings. Just the man!...

 2020-04-03 01:30 

Irish Independent

Four on the market: in Waterford...

A selection of four properties currently on the market in Waterford....

 2020-04-03 01:30 

Irish Independent

Much-loved Scottish comedian Large (78) killed by virus-induced heart failure...

Eddie Large, the Scottish comedian best known for double act Little and Large, has died from coronavirus, aged 78....

 2020-04-03 01:30 

Irish Independent

Why would bondholders write off Digicel debt for O'Brien?...

Denis O'Brien will be left $1.7bn (1.6bn) better off if Digicel bondholders accept his proposal to slash what they are owed by his telecoms empire....

 2020-04-03 01:30 

Irish Independent

Botched UK reaction to crisis will harm people of Ireland...

Dr Gabriel Scally is president of the Epidemiology and Public Health section of the Royal Society of Medicine and is thus well qualified to give an opinion on the merits of Irish and British policies on minimising the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic....

 2020-04-03 01:30 

Irish Independent

It's apocalyptic - frontline view from NY doctor...

Today was apocalyptic, complete chaos. We have two of our own nurses and 40 patients in ER. Four of my patients died in ICU....

 2020-04-03 01:30 

Irish Independent

Weekend weather: Welcome dry spell to end as rain and gusts to sweep in...

Ireland is set to lose the dry, settled conditions that have seen thousands of families walking, cycling and jogging within 2km of their homes just to break the monotony of the Covid-19 lockdown....

 2020-04-03 01:30 

Irish Independent

Iran accused of trying to hack WHO workers' email accounts...

Hackers working for the Iranian government have attempted to break into the personal email accounts of staff at the World Health Organisation during the coronavirus outbreak....

 2020-04-03 01:30 

Irish Independent

Premier League stars snub plea to make wage sacrifice...

The players' union last night rejected pleas from Premier League clubs and the British Government for footballers to accept immediate pay cuts, despite a direct appeal from UK health secretary Matt Hancock amid fears of a financial meltdown due to the...

 2020-04-03 01:30 

Irish Independent

Home Truths: Is our housing crisis helping to spread Covid-19?...

Big employers like Guinness, Jameson and other long-forgotten outfits like the Dublin Tram Company and the Great Southern and Western Railway were known for building quality housing for their workers in times when the State provided naught but the poorhou...

 2020-04-03 01:30 

Irish Independent

Long-distancing relationships: Meet the couples kept apart by the coronavirus...

Paul Bowler helped his wife Paula Dennan and their dog move out of their home in Lixnaw, Co Kerry, last weekend. The couple have taken the decision to stay apart in an effort to minimise Dennan's chances of catching coronavirus. She is immunocompromis...

 2020-04-03 01:30 

Irish Independent

Advertising spend tipped to hit deepest lows in May and June...

THE value of Irish advertising will collapse by 30pc this year with some of the hardest hits predicted for May and June, marketing agency Core has warned....

 2020-04-03 01:30 

Irish Independent

Boys For Pele: In dark days, sometimes the only place to take shelter is in a storm...

boys For Pele by Tori Amos is not a record for happy times....

 2020-04-03 01:30 

Irish Independent

I'd welcome any sort of championship right now - Whelan...

In the early stages of the emergency, Conor Whelan explains, Kinvara found itself at the eye of the storm....

 2020-04-03 01:30 

Irish Independent

'I was terrified of dying alone - but now at age 82, I have beaten the coronavirus'...

When Paddy-Joe Lynch went into hospital almost two weeks ago, he had convinced himself he wouldn't be coming back out....

 2020-04-03 01:30 

Irish Independent

Aviation authority fears on mobile spectrum boost...

The Irish Aviation Authority (IAA) and broadband provider Virgin Media have expressed concern about plans by the telecoms regulator to provide extra radio spectrum to mobile telephone and broadband suppliers to cater for the huge increase in demand provok...

 2020-04-03 01:30 

Irish Independent

Vulnerable woman still in hospital as alternative accommodation sought...

Alternative accommodation cannot be found for a woman at the centre of a recent incident in which family members forced their way into a nursing home and allegedly gave her illegal drugs, the High Court heard....

 2020-04-03 01:30 

Irish Independent

Varadkar rejects demands for over-66s who lose jobs to receive 350 payment...

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has poured cold water on demands that people aged over 66 who lose jobs due to the coronavirus crisis should get the emergency 350-a-week unemployment payment....

 2020-04-03 01:30 

Irish Independent

'Swab test results in 25 minutes with new method'...

Coronavirus test results could be ready in just 25 minutes through a method identified by scientists....

 2020-04-03 01:30 

Irish Independent

Ryan in line for captaincy after Sexton reveals short-term deal...

James Ryan looks in line to captain Ireland as early as November after current skipper Jonathan Sexton revealed that his appointment was only slated to be for one campaign - meaning Ryan appears a certainty to take the armband in 2021....

 2020-04-03 01:30 

Irish Independent

It's easy to say 'don't worry' but this crisis is like my OCD goblin has come to life...

The pandemic is horribly familiar to anyone who has ever been a prisoner of mental torment....

 2020-04-03 01:30 

Irish Independent

Rich nations struggle but poorer countries will be overwhelmed...

Peru tried to do everything right. Officials declared an early lockdown - and backed it up with 16,000 arrests. Yet cases of coronavirus are surging, up nearly 60pc since last weekend....

 2020-04-03 01:30 

Irish Independent

Homes On View...

Using the video conferencing software Zoom, Sherry FitzGerald is offering the opportunity to virtually view properties using previously shot walk-through video. To register for these viewings, email virtualviewings@sherryfitz.ie....

 2020-04-03 01:30 

Irish Independent

Four dead and 89 people infected in nursing home as Covid-19 strikes...

The devastating toll the coronavirus is having on nursing homes has escalated with an outbreak in one facility leading to the deaths of four residents and 89 others contracting the infection....

 2020-04-03 01:30 

Irish Independent

Global cases of virus surpass one million as Spanish death toll tops 10,000...

Global coronavirus cases surpassed one million yesterday with more than 51,000 deaths as the pandemic further exploded in the United States and the death toll climbed in Spain and Italy, according to a tally by a US university....

 2020-04-03 01:30 

Irish Independent

Heroic shop workers are a lifeline for all of us...

Last week, we stood at our doorways and applauded healthcare workers - our newest ritual that has spread from Roman balconies to Dublin's terraced streets....

 2020-04-03 01:30 

Irish Independent

Despite what sceptics say, enterprising EU is doing exactly what it's supposed to...

Like so many people, I've been spending time watching various boxsets, and recently finished 'Star Trek: Picard', which tells the story of the further adventures of now retired Admiral Jean-Luc Picard, late of the USS Enterprise-E. (The fact I...

 2020-04-03 01:30 

Irish Independent

Israeli contact-tracing app draws global attention...

Around 1.5 million Israelis have downloaded a mobile app in the past week that alerts users who have crossed paths with a coronavirus patient, according to the health ministry, helping to improve contact tracing....

 2020-04-03 01:30 

Irish Independent

'Wild West' of the breakdown needs sheriffs to apply laws...

Rugby's relationship with the breakdown had broken down long before the authorities finally got around to grappling with one of the sport's most craven ills....

 2020-04-03 01:30 

Irish Independent

Solution: Charity shops may be closed, but lifeline offered online...

The charity sector has been badly hit by the latest lockdown but like so many businesses, it is looking at ways to keep income streams going....

 2020-04-03 01:30 

Irish Independent

Labour's new leader faces the same old dilemma but the bar was never so high...

Today, Labour is set to emerge from self-imposed hibernation as it unveils a new party leader after a seven-week election process....

 2020-04-03 01:30 

Irish Independent

Trademark bodyblow: McGregor loses brand battle over clothing line...

Conor McGregor's bid to cash in on his brand across the EU has suffered a blow....

 2020-04-03 01:30 

Irish Independent

R&A refuse to cancel Open but 'reserve date' is likely...

Organisers of two of the summer's last remaining sporting showpieces - the Open and the Tour de France - are considering postponing them until later this year in a desperate attempt to salvage the events....

 2020-04-03 01:30 

Irish Independent

Right now is about survival - and leadership is crucial...

Emotionally and economically, the pandemic has placed us on a tightrope; the only way we maintain balance is to keep moving. Economists can rely on a theoretical foundation for what they build. But at our core we are human and our mutual inter-dependence ...

 2020-04-03 01:30 

Irish Independent

GPs to work in 40 'hubs' as fears grow other illnesses neglected...

GPs are being asked to sign up to work in 40...

 2020-04-03 01:30 

Irish Independent

'Even when New York is sleeping, everyone is still working'...

I decided to move to New York on New Year's Day of 2019, and I made the move four months later....

 2020-04-03 01:30 

Irish Independent

Datalex to lose jobs and cut hours due to impact of Covid-19 outbreak...

Embattled travel software firm Datalex is introducing a redundancy programme and temporarily cutting working hours for all employees in a bid to reduce the financial impact of the coronavirus....

 2020-04-03 01:30 

Irish Independent

Public Covid-19 restrictions may need to be extended past April 12, warns Tnaiste...

Tnaiste Simon Coveney has said restrictions on public movement due to the Covid-19 pandemic may need to be extended beyond the current April 12 deadline....

 2020-04-03 01:30 

Irish Independent

Poorest are most at risk as State faces greatest economic crisis...

The damage wrought by coronavirus on the economy will run far deeper if lockdowns last more than three months, the Central Bank starkly warns today....

 2020-04-03 00:00 

RTE

Number of properties for sale takes nosedive...

The availability of property for sale on the market has taken a nosedive as a result of the Covid-19 emergency, with the number of houses for sale dropping significantly....

 2020-04-03 00:00 

RTE

NPHET to meet to plan next moves in Covid-19 fight...

The National Public Health Emergency Team will meet later to review the latest information about the spread of Covid-19 and consider their next move....

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