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 2020-02-26 02:30 

Irish Independent

GAA in desperate need of a leader, not a figurehead...

I remember it clearly. Politicians standing on boxes, megaphones in hand as they pitched for votes to people emerging from Mass on Sunday mornings....

 2020-02-26 02:30 

Irish Independent

It's started: our new cars are getting greener all the time...

Whatever about being confused over what to buy at a time of deepening uncertainty, there is no doubt we are buying much greener new cars this year....

 2020-02-26 02:30 

Irish Independent

Trump praises India's PM as Delhi violence leaves 11 dead...

US President Donald Trump commended Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi for...

 2020-02-26 02:30 

Irish Independent

War of words erupts in Wicklow GAA after match abandoned amid race row...

A war of words has erupted in Wicklow after a senior league division 1 match between Rathnew and Tinahely was abandoned amid allegations that a Rathnew player was racially abused. The source of the abuse remains unclear....

 2020-02-26 02:30 

Irish Independent

Meath are in a better place than last year - Keogan...

Just as there is an appreciation in Meath that they have been notably more competitive in their last two Division 1 games than their opening pair of encounters, there is also the awareness that they are beginning to run out of road....

 2020-02-26 02:30 

Irish Independent

Posh new Defender takes it to the limit - once again...

We were a long, long way from the old Land Rover Defender at the recent launch of the new passenger version....

 2020-02-26 02:30 

Irish Independent

Weinstein verdict: 'This is one of those days when whole world changes' in understanding sexual assault trauma...

They were the kind of witnesses once avoided by prosecutors, torn to shreds by defence attorneys and regarded with scepticism by jurors....

 2020-02-26 02:30 

Irish Independent

Murder accused 'lay down with body of wife after he killed her', court told...

A man accused of murdering his wife told garda he lay down with the mother-of-three for 10 minutes after he killed her, a jury is to hear....

 2020-02-26 02:30 

Irish Independent

Profits at discounter Eurogiant slip 13pc to 831k...

PRE-TAX profits at the firm behind discount retailer Eurogiant fell 13pc to 831,300 last year as turnover at the group declined to 66.9m from 67.2m, newly filed accounts show....

 2020-02-26 02:30 

Irish Independent

Economists war-game pandemic threat as coronavirus spreads...

The worrying prospect that the coronavirus outbreak could become the first truly disruptive pandemic of the globalisation era is renewing doubts over the stability of the world economy....

 2020-02-26 02:30 

Irish Independent

Luckless Carbery pays the heaviest price of all for failed World Cup gamble...

For all that we are often quick to praise a player for playing through the pain barrier, sometimes the decision should be taken out of his or her hands for their own good....

 2020-02-26 02:30 

Irish Independent

Puzzling it out: Exporters launch Brexit supply initiative...

The Irish Exporters Association (IEA), in partnership with Rhenus Logistics, Iarnrd ireann Irish Rail and Fleet Transport magazine, put all the pieces together to launch its 2020 Export Series yesterday....

 2020-02-26 02:30 

Irish Independent

Ireland will suffer from Brexit more than UK, warns UN...

The hit to the economy here from Brexit will be larger than in any other country, Britain included, according to a study by the United Nations....

 2020-02-26 02:30 

Irish Independent

No hot air with this new breathalyser. Plug-in hybrid for latest Megane...

It should no longer be the case of driving under the drink limit; it should be driving without any alcohol in your system....

 2020-02-26 02:30 

Irish Independent

UK politicians 'turned blind eye to child abuse'...

British politicians turned a blind eye to the sexual abuse of children and actively covered up allegations over decades, an independent inquiry into historical sex offences in Westminster found yesterday....

 2020-02-26 02:30 

Irish Independent

Dublin hotel sector isn't overheating - Dalata boss...

DUBLIN'S booming hotel market is not overheating, while some projects will be delayed due to the shortage of construction workers and difficulty in obtaining funding, according to Pat McCann, CEO of Ireland's largest hotel group, Dalata....

 2020-02-26 02:30 

Irish Independent

EU set to call Johnson's bluff as nerves build here ahead of talks...

The key issue again remains: is...

 2020-02-26 02:30 

Irish Independent

Colleges stepping up measures to tackle drug abuse...

Third-level colleges are to step up efforts to deal with drug and substance abuse among students in a Government-led move to tackle the problem among young people....

 2020-02-26 02:30 

Irish Independent

How tax hit is hindering electric-car sales - while demand for diesel surges...

A couple of simple figures reveal how the Government is hobbling rather than encouraging electric-car buying....

 2020-02-26 02:30 

Irish Independent

UK and European firms lobbying Fine Gael TDs to link up with Fianna Fil and keep out Sinn Fin...

UK and EU businesses have been putting pressure on Fine Gael TDs to enter into government with Fianna Fil, it has emerged....

 2020-02-26 02:30 

Irish Independent

'Lovely parent', 'donkey', 'useless', 'nut' - many sides to man who became killer...

Killer Kieran Greene was everything from a...

 2020-02-26 02:30 

Irish Independent

Shrinking exports drag on German GDP growth...

Shrinking exports held back German economic activity in the fourth quarter of last year, detailed data showed yesterday, confirming that Europe's largest economy was stagnating even before the coronavirus outbreak began....

 2020-02-26 02:30 

Irish Independent

Domingo apology to women over sex harassment claims...

Opera singer Placido Domingo apologised to the women who have accused him of sexual harassment yesterday after an investigation by the American Guild of Musical Artists concluded he had behaved inappropriately with female musicians....

 2020-02-26 02:30 

Irish Independent

Investigations need more Garda resources after Dwyer challenge to data law...

Garda have had to fall back on more resource-intensive investigative techniques as a result of killer Graham Dwyer's challenge to Ireland's data retention laws....

 2020-02-26 02:30 

Irish Independent

Learning from others is key to cutting deaths on our roads...

With Ireland about to conclude its current road safety strategy and embark on developing a new blueprint from 2021 to 2030, a recent global conference has added significance....

 2020-02-26 02:30 

Irish Independent

Political unity is vital to fight growing brexit storm...

'Any idiot can face a crisis; it's this day-to-day living that wears you out,...

 2020-02-26 02:30 

Irish Independent

Woman loses claim for 60,000 over fall on moving bus...

A woman who fell on a bus as it moved off at almost zero miles an hour from a stop has lost a 60,000 personal injuries claim for damages against Bus ireann....

 2020-02-26 02:30 

Irish Independent

Children who 'were made ill by wind farm near their home' get 225,000...

Three children who allegedly became ill and had to move out of their family home as a result of disturbance from a nearby wind farm have secured a total 225,000 as settlement of their High Court damages claims....

 2020-02-26 02:30 

Irish Independent

New chapter for bookshops as Eason buys Dubray...

Ireland's oldest bookseller, Eason, has acquired Dubray Books for an undisclosed sum....

 2020-02-26 02:30 

Irish Independent

All to choose from as Peugeot drives out electric models across the board...

Peugeot significantly increased its presence in the...

 2020-02-26 02:30 

Irish Independent

'Barbarians are through the gates,' McDonald tells rally...

Mary Lou McDonald declared that the...

 2020-02-26 02:30 

Irish Independent

'If you don't have buckets, you're no use here': worst yet to come in floodlands...

It's hard enough beef farming at the best of times. Try doing it in Co Roscommon with your fields flooded....

 2020-02-26 02:30 

Irish Independent

'I have a love-hate relationship with acting'...

Is John Connors the hardest-working man in the Irish film industry? It certainly seems that way. In this month's Virgin Media Dublin International Film Festival, the Dubliner has not one, but three projects in the programme....

 2020-02-26 02:30 

Irish Independent

Disruption from virus is hurting firms here already...

Businesses have been urged to make preparations for the impact of the coronavirus, with its effects already hitting firms in Ireland....

 2020-02-26 02:30 

Irish Independent

Post-kids, movie magic takes on a new meaning...

Is there anything more splendid than going to the cinema on your own?...

 2020-02-26 02:30 

Irish Independent

Perth refuses to deny Parrott offer...

Dundalk manager Vinny Perth says nobody should be surprised that the club made an attempt to sign Ireland international Troy Parrott on loan from Tottenham Hotspur....

 2020-02-26 02:30 

Irish Independent

Are you buying a new or second-hand car? Our experts answer your questions...

Car-value expert Gillian Keogh teams up with Motoring Editor Eddie Cunningham to help you make the right choice with your next purchase. Gillian is editor of a monthly guidebook on the values of used cars produced by the Motor Trade Publishers team. The t...

 2020-02-26 02:30 

Irish Independent

Threat of a second election still looms despite meetings...

The threat of a second general election continues to loom despite Taoiseach Leo Varadkar and Fianna Fil leader Michel Martin meeting to discuss government formation....

 2020-02-26 02:30 

Irish Independent

Begorrah, 'tis Doctor O'Who, to be sure!...

What's all dis, den? Doctor Who, you say? In Ireland, you say? You're coddin' me! 'Tis true, you say? Well, begorrah, begob and bejaysus!...

 2020-02-26 02:30 

Irish Independent

Tesco completes China exit with 275m sale of joint venture stake...

Britain's biggest retailer Tesco has completed its exit from China with the 275m (329m) sale of its joint venture stake to state-run partner China Resources Holdings (CRH)....

 2020-02-26 01:53 

Irish Independent

Jurassic World 3 director reveals film's full title...

The full title of the latest Jurassic World film has been revealed....

 2020-02-26 01:47 

Irish Times

State would need 16 fighter jets for full air defence capability, expert says...

Former Air Corps head calls for 'realism' in discussion on State's ability to defend airspace...

 2020-02-26 01:15 

Irish Independent

Ozzy Osbourne reveals surprise album news...

Ozzy Osbourne has revealed he plans to get back in the studio as soon as next month, despite only releasing an album last week....

 2020-02-26 00:00 

Irish Independent

Mother of three is questioned after man (20s) fatally stabbed 'in row over car parking'...

A mother of three was being questioned last night after a man was fatally stabbed as he tried to start his car in a Dublin housing estate....

 2020-02-25 23:56 

Irish Times

Ex-paratrooper and IRA man allegedly involved in murder of three soldiers...

Killings of three Scottish officers in 1971 among most notorious of the Troubles...

 2020-02-25 23:56 

Irish Times

Three Irish Army Rangers lightly wounded in Mali roadside blast...

Mowag vehicle which Rangers were travelling in hit concealed device 75km east of Gao...

 2020-02-25 23:52 

Irish Independent

Disney chief Robert Iger steps down in surprise announcement...

Disney chief executive Robert Iger has announced he is stepping down, with the boss of the company's parks division taking over the entertainment giant....

 2020-02-25 23:50 

Irish Independent

'I think this is cruel' - Liverpool legend emerges as unlikely voice of support for Man City in battle with UEFA...

Graeme Souness has emerged as an unlikely voice of support for Manchester City as they aim to overturn their two-year Champions League ban, with the Liverpool legend describing their punishment as 'cruel'....

 2020-02-25 23:37 

Irish Independent

'It was a harsh lesson' - Frank Lampard concedes Chelsea were outclassed by Bayern Munich at Stamford Bridge...

Frank Lampard admitted his side had been taught a 'harsh lesson' as they were beaten 3-0 by Bayern Munich in a one-sided Champions League last-16 tie at Stamford Bridge....

 2020-02-25 23:25 

Irish Independent

Up to 20 Irish guests on 'lockdown' at Tenerife hotel and being tested for coronavirus...

IRISH guests "on lockdown" in a hotel in Tenerife are being tested for the coronavirus by a team of doctors....

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