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 2020-10-01 01:30 

Irish Independent

Belgium forms a new coalition 16 months on...

Belgium formed a new government yesterday, 16 months after an inconclusive election, with caretaker finance minister Alexander De Croo named as prime minister....

 2020-10-01 01:30 

Irish Independent

More support for renewal of town centres urged by SCSI...

Measures to address vacant buildings in towns, to repurpose or adapt vacant commercial properties for housing, social, economic and cultural benefits and to revitalise town centres are proposed by the Society of Chartered Surveyors Ireland in its pre-Budg...

 2020-10-01 01:30 

Irish Independent

Not every young person is irresponsible and partying...

There has been much commentary about irresponsible young people partying and socialising during a pandemic without any thought for the rest of society....

 2020-10-01 01:30 

Irish Independent

Dubs shock as Connolly calls it quits...

There was a major shock for Dublin football fans last night when superstar forward Diarmuid Connolly confirmed his retirement....

 2020-10-01 01:30 

Irish Independent

Dundalk boss out to silence his doubters in 3m Europa tie...

Dundalk boss Filippo Giovagnoli has admitted he is motivated by the chance to silence the doubters who poured scorn on his appointment as his side face into their Europa League date with destiny....

 2020-10-01 01:30 

Irish Independent

Virus is at risk of spreading like a forest fire, health chiefs warn...

Covid-19 is threatening to spread like a...

 2020-10-01 01:30 

Irish Independent

Pandemic has us re-evaluating our lives, RT survey shows...

The Covid-19 crisis has led 57pc of people to say they are re-evaluating what they are doing with their lives since the pandemic took hold in March....

 2020-10-01 01:30 

Irish Independent

Flagship project Barryroe oil still viable, says CEO...

Providence Resources says its flagship prospect, Barryroe, remains economically viable....

 2020-10-01 01:30 

Irish Independent

Pensioners are overpaid more than lone parents, says watchdog...

Reviews of those claiming the State pension uncovered higher average overpayments than those for others such as lone parents, who face more scrutiny....

 2020-10-01 01:30 

Irish Independent

Dancer's blood had toxic level of drug, murder trial hears...

An Irish dancer who was allegedly murdered by a couple who wanted to plunder his bank cards had a potentially incapacitating drug in his system that was...

 2020-10-01 01:30 

Irish Independent

Rising stars primed for breakthrough...

With a busy schedule ahead this season, not least in the coming months when international rugby takes centre stage in a bid to make up for lost time, squad depth will be more important than ever....

 2020-10-01 01:30 

Irish Independent

This Working Life: 'It might be the end of overproduction but it's not the end for fashion'...

A foot in the door: A few weeks before Koji Tatsuno asked me to join his Notting Hill atelier (workshop) I had tried and failed to get into his show at Paris Fashion week. I was on a trip with St Martins College of Art and Design and it was after my final...

 2020-10-01 01:30 

Irish Independent

Fianna Fil TDs split over taking 2,000 pay rise...

Deep divisions have emerged in Fianna Fil over a pay rise worth almost 2,000 which boosts their wages from today....

 2020-10-01 01:30 

Irish Independent

Hotel takes court action after insurer refuses to pay claim for Covid-19 losses...

The operator of a South Dublin hotel has brought a High Court action over its insurer's refusal to pay out on a claim for business losses caused by the Covid-19 pandemic....

 2020-10-01 01:30 

Irish Independent

Mortality rate expected to spike among vulnerable in society, chief medic reveals...

The number of people who will die from Covid-19 is expected to increase significantly in the coming weeks, it was predicted yesterday....

 2020-10-01 01:30 

Irish Independent

'Tinkerman' Elleray causes handball pain with 178 law changes over four years...

Since the former referee David Elleray took control of the laws of football, at the start of the 2016-17 season - when his organisation IFAB assumed that jurisdiction from FIFA - the man whose own on-pitch career ended 17 years ago, has overseen 178 law c...

 2020-10-01 01:30 

Irish Independent

Dying with dignity? This is euthanasia - and a slippery slope to normalising suicide...

Dr Bert Keizer is the 'go-to' man if you want assistance in ending your life. A 73-year-old philosopher-turned-geriatrician, the Dutchman works for the End of Life Clinic in The Hague....

 2020-10-01 01:30 

Irish Independent

After good start our Covid response has fallen behind...

Ireland is stuck in crisis mode while the likes of Germany and France, and even Italy - the ground zero for Covid infections in the spring - have moved on....

 2020-10-01 01:30 

Irish Independent

Greenland on course for fastest rate of ice loss in 12,000 years...

The rate of ice loss in Greenland is on course to be...

 2020-10-01 01:30 

Irish Independent

'It's like being in a raffle and waiting to see who has won'...

A student who missed out on her course of choice after her Leaving Cert results were downgraded said it feels she is...

 2020-10-01 01:30 

Irish Independent

Up to 300 staff laid off at Chawke pubs as fears grow for thousands more jobs...

One of Ireland's most prominent pub groups has been forced to lay off up to 300 staff as fears grow for thousands more jobs in the hospitality sector....

 2020-10-01 01:30 

Irish Independent

Students fall victim to coalition's latest howler...

As the college year struggles to an uncertain start, 6,500 students and their families have been hit with a bombshell. Errors in their Leaving Certificate grading raise serious questions, with major emotional, financial and logistical implications about t...

 2020-10-01 01:30 

Irish Independent

Rogue bankers face sack under tougher ECB conduct rules...

The European Central Bank (ECB) plans to impose stricter rules governing who is considered...

 2020-10-01 01:30 

Irish Independent

Coronavirus measures still need democratic input on our behalf...

Where responsibility is divided, it very often dodged. It is one of life's basic lessons that unless roles are clearly framed, the jobs needing attention do not get done....

 2020-10-01 01:30 

Irish Independent

Lennon knows value of Celtic seeing off Sarajevo...

The exoticism of European football has been reduced to a travel bubble, a quarantined hotel floor and a game almost devoid of local colour, but success remains crucial to the ability of Celtic to strengthen their squads at a time when they are constrained...

 2020-10-01 01:30 

Irish Independent

Boy (17) 'was target of pipe bomb attack for switching sides in feud'...

Detectives are investigating if a teenager was targeted in a reckless pipe bomb attack after being blamed for switching sides in the deadly Drogheda feud....

 2020-10-01 01:30 

Irish Independent

It's the final countdown...

The countdown is on to the AIG Cups and Shields Finals after the Golfing Union of Ireland confirmed the dates for the All-Ireland Finals at Donegal Golf Club's fantastic Murvagh links this month....

 2020-10-01 01:30 

Irish Independent

O'Brien adds Sepentine to team in bid to land Arc treble...

The focus is centred on the tantalising clash between market leaders Enable (6/4) and Love (7/2) in this weekend's Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe but Aidan O'Brien has bolstered his squad by adding Epsom Derby winner Serpentine into the French show...

 2020-10-01 01:30 

Irish Independent

Heffernan determined to catch Farrell's eye...

Amid the debate about who Ireland's starting hooker should be for the Six Nations return against Italy later this month, Dave Heffernan should not be forgotten....

 2020-10-01 01:30 

Irish Independent

Alcohol-free: Why we're embracing sobriety after a boozy lockdown...

On the day lockdown was announced, Lisa Downey added something unusual to her shopping basket - 12 cans of Guinness....

 2020-10-01 01:30 

Irish Independent

70,000 for Bus ireann worker who fell at depot...

A Bus ireann worker who fell over a ground brake bar installed at a depot to stop buses has been awarded more than 69,000 by the High Court....

 2020-10-01 01:30 

Irish Independent

Three appear in court accused of gun murder attempt on man (42)...

Three men have appeared in court accused of attempting to murder Dubliner Wayne Whelan, who was shot dead last November....

 2020-10-01 01:30 

Irish Independent

Compensation claims against State cost nearly 21m so far this year...

The cost of claims made against the State which have resulted in court-awarded damages has come to almost 21m so far this year....

 2020-10-01 01:30 

Irish Independent

Landfill and illegal dumping sites cost 250m to clean up...

Costs for cleaning up the country's old landfill sites and illegal dumps are running at more than 250m with hundreds of sites yet to be assessed to decide what work they need....

 2020-10-01 01:30 

Irish Independent

Farmer won't face second trial over boy's death...

A Cork farmer will not be prosecuted for a second time over the death of a boy who fell from his defective tractor seven years ago, after the Court of Appeal overturned an earlier ruling that the trial could proceed....

 2020-10-01 01:30 

Irish Independent

Compliance officers say Budget must be 'cautionary'...

More than half of compliance officers in financial institutions across Ireland believe the upcoming Budget should be a cautionary one, but 39pc say it should be expansionary, with tax cuts and spending commitments, according to a recent survey....

 2020-10-01 01:30 

Irish Independent

Scramble to find 1,000 extra places after grades fiasco...

Frantic efforts are under way to open as many as 1,000 more college places as the Government battles to calm the latest storm to hit the Leaving Cert calculated grades process....

 2020-10-01 01:30 

Irish Independent

Post office network 'in danger of collapse from next year'...

The entire post office network will collapse from the middle of next year without urgent state support, a major new report has warned....

 2020-10-01 01:30 

Irish Independent

Guarding integrity in banking must be a Europe-wide project...

The integrity and competence of a bank's directors is one of the most important lines of defence against mismanagement and fraud. Unfortunately, it is not always the strongest. First and foremost, it is the banks that shoulder the responsibility for e...

 2020-10-01 01:30 

Irish Independent

Serena sits out Roland Garros as Achilles strain may end season...

Serena Williams' search for a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam title will extend into another year after an Achilles tendon injury forced her to withdraw from the French Open yesterday....

 2020-10-01 01:30 

Irish Independent

Put to the test, can Three's 5G network really deliver breakneck speeds it promises?...

Three says that its new 5G network supports up to 1,000Mbs. But what does it really give? This week, we brought a 5G phone around different places to see what speeds we picked up. We tested five locations and did three speed tests in and around each locat...

 2020-10-01 01:30 

Irish Independent

Farewell to Tommy Corridan, gentleman golfer...

Munster and Irish golf said goodbye to one of the great characters of the game yesterday when big Tom Corridan was laid to rest at St. John's Cemetery in his native Ballybunion....

 2020-10-01 01:30 

Irish Independent

UAE security chief accused of torture is in the running for top job in Interpol...

A security chief for the United Arab Emirates accused of presiding over the torture of two British men is in the running to become the new head of Interpol, leaked documents reveal....

 2020-10-01 01:30 

Irish Independent

For estate agents, markets rising or falling are better than stalled ones...

Many estate agency firms will do well to break even this year, given the disruption to markets caused by the pandemic. Business owners will be looking at which areas may hold up best and help carry the rest of the firm. It may be worth transferring staff ...

 2020-10-01 01:00 

Irish Times

State liability from personal injury and negligence cases put at €3.6bn...

Comptroller says 2m paid on bonuses to staff at NTMA, 479,000 to staff at Nama...

 2020-10-01 00:56 

RTE

Commercial landlords urged to show forebearance...

The Government has urged commercial landlords to show forbearance to tenants who cannot meet their obligations under their leases because of the financial pressures caused by the Covid-19 pandemic....

 2020-10-01 00:56 

RTE

Commercial landlords urged to show forebearance...

The Government has urged commercial landlords to show forbearance to tenants who cannot meet their obligations under their leases because of the financial pressures caused by the Covid-19 pandemic....

 2020-10-01 00:05 

Irish Times

State fees paid to barristers soar by 38% to nearly €20m...

Comptroller and Auditor General's report raises concerns over accounting practices...

 2020-10-01 00:05 

Irish Times

Girl (12) dies in house fire in Ballymena...

Man taken to hospital with cause of blaze on Staffa Drive in Co Antrim undetermined...

 2020-09-30 23:44 

Irish Independent

Justin and Hailey Bieber celebrate first wedding anniversary...

Justin Bieber paid tribute to his "beautiful sweet girl" as he and wife Hailey celebrated their first wedding anniversary....

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