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 2020-09-30 12:19 

RTE

Central Bank says spending levels lower than last year...

Households returned to a more normal pattern of saving in August, according to the latest figures from the Central Bank....

 2020-09-30 12:15 

RTE

Former Mothercare Ireland team launch new online store...

The team behind the former Mothercare Ireland franchise here has launched a new online store, Kaliedy.com, selling baby and toddler goods....

 2020-09-30 12:15 

Irish Independent

Sir David Adjaye to receive top architecture award...

Sir David Adjaye will receive the 2021 Royal Gold Medal, one of the world's highest honours for architecture....

 2020-09-30 12:02 

Irish Independent

Chawke Pub Group forced to lay off 300 staff as Covid restrictions further impact business...

One of Ireland's most prominent pub groups has been forced to lay off up to 300 staff on the back of the latest lockdown in Dublin....

 2020-09-30 12:01 

Irish Independent

Pantomime dames lead protest calling for theatre industry support...

Pantomime dames, actors and creative industry workers have taken part in a protest to highlight the plight of the theatre sector amid the coronavirus pandemic....

 2020-09-30 12:00 

Irish Independent

Electricity customers to be hit with price rises tomorrow...

Electricity bills are to rise by almost 90 a year from tomorrow for more than one million households....

 2020-09-30 11:57 

Irish Independent

Sports minister defends decision to pause return of fans to sports venues...

The Government would like to see a return of spectator sports "as soon as possible", but tackling rising infection rates mean efforts are paused, a digital, culture, media and sport minister has said....

 2020-09-30 11:56 

RTE

Paris rattled by sonic boom from military jet - police...

A huge noise that panicked residents of Paris was caused by a sonic boom as a military jet broke the speed of sound, police in the French capital said....

 2020-09-30 11:38 

RTE

Man given suspended sentence over harassment of woman...

A vegetable delivery man who stalked and harassed a young mother, who saw him as a father figure, has been given a four-month suspended sentence at Drogheda District Court....

 2020-09-30 11:36 

RTE

Pompeo calls for pope to show 'courage' over China...

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo revived a spat with the Vatican today during a visit to Rome, a month ahead of the US elections and hot on the heels of a diplomatic breach that experts see as an effort to win conservative Catholic votes....

 2020-09-30 11:30 

RTE

Lawyers say 'Twitter killer' victims consented to death...

A Japanese man dubbed the "Twitter killer" for luring his victims on social media has admitted in court to murdering nine people, local media said....

 2020-09-30 11:18 

Irish Independent

Crime Godfather Christy Kinahan charged with passport fraud...

CRIME Godfather Christy Kinahan has been charged with passport fraud after a long-running investigation by a Spanish court sparked by dozens of arrests in three countries including Britain and Ireland....

 2020-09-30 11:09 

Irish Independent

Serena Williams withdraws from French Open with Achilles injury...

Serena Williams has pulled out of the French Open ahead of her second-round match against Tsvetana Pironkova....

 2020-09-30 11:06 

Irish Independent

Dublin in lockdown: Capital has yet to see a 'significant improvement' in curbing Covid spread...

Dublin has yet to see any "significant improvement" in curbing the spread of Covid-19 after more than a week in lockdown, it emerged today....

 2020-09-30 11:02 

Irish Times

Man arrested by PSNI following murder of man in Antrim flat...

29-year-old man arrested on suspicion of murder and remains in police custody...

 2020-09-30 11:00 

Irish Times

Post office network faces collapse without support, report warns...

Irish Postmasters' Union calls for 17m in annual State funding be put in place...

 2020-09-30 10:59 

Irish Independent

Jump in average pub spend in hour before 10pm curfew, research shows...

Spending by pubgoers appears to have increased in the hour leading up to the new 10pm curfew, as customers get in one last round....

 2020-09-30 10:55 

Irish Independent

Stimulus in Budget 2021 for capital projects not 'set in stone' and could top previously flagged 9bn...

Ministers Michael McGrath and Paschal Donohoe have signaled that the 9bn sum to be set aside for capital project in the Budget for next year may rise....

 2020-09-30 10:54 

RTE

Most Covid-19 outbreaks still in private houses - HPSC...

A new report shows that the largest number of Covid-19 outbreaks continue to be in private houses, with 2,810 now recorded, an increase of 349 in the last week....

 2020-09-30 10:54 

RTE

TV drama focus of television industry stimulus package...

Further details of the July stimulus package for the television industry have been announced, with a particular focus on TV drama....

 2020-09-30 10:53 

Irish Independent

Societal inequality 'hasn't been as bad since Medieval times', Dil told...

Government policies is deriving child poverty and income inequality in Ireland to Medieval levels, the Dil has heard....

 2020-09-30 10:49 

Irish Independent

Teen target of Drogheda pipe bomb left on gas line in housing estate...

Garda believe a teenager was the target of a failed pipe bomb attack in Drogheda last night during which the explosive was left on a gas line in a housing estate....

 2020-09-30 10:47 

Irish Independent

'Like stopping the Queen of England with her corgis' - Panto legend Twink banned from bringing pet parrot into local supermarket...

Panto legend Twink has been banned from bringing her pet parrot into her local supermarket after locals spotted the star casually shopping with the bird on her shoulder....

 2020-09-30 10:38 

Irish Independent

'Shocked and appalled' - woman asked out by case judge who rang and said she was 'very beautiful'...

A WOMAN who complained after a judge rang her just minutes after hearing her case to say she was...

 2020-09-30 10:27 

Irish Independent

Armenia and Azerbaijan fight for fourth consecutive day over separatist region...

Heavy fighting between Armenian and Azerbaijani forces over the separatist region of Nagorno-Karabakh have continued for a fourth straight day....

 2020-09-30 10:24 

Irish Independent

Dragon's Den star Chanelle McCoy rolls out ten-minute Covid-19 test nationwide...

DRAGON'S Den star and entrepreneur Chanelle McCoy has confirmed she will roll out a ten-minute Covid-19 test nationwide....

 2020-09-30 10:19 

RTE

UK considers sending asylum seekers to Ascension Island...

A proposal discussed in the British Home Office that asylum seekers could be processed on Ascension Island has come as a shock to inhabitants on the volcanic territory 6,437km (4,000 miles) from the UK....

 2020-09-30 10:12 

Irish Independent

UK Home Secretary Priti Patel wanted to send migrants to remote volcanic island, according to report...

Home Secretary Priti Patel ordered officials to explore plans for building an asylum processing centre on a remote volcanic island in the south Atlantic more than 4,000 miles from the UK, it has been reported....

 2020-09-30 10:06 

Irish Independent

'I don't need to see a man dancing with a man' - Graham Norton says same-sex Strictly Come Dancing pairings 'confusing' for judges...

Comedian Graham Norton has said he doesn't need to see...

 2020-09-30 10:06 

Irish Independent

'I don't need to see a man dancing with a man' - Graham Norton says same-sex Strictly Come Dancing pairings 'confusing' for judges...

Comedian Graham Norton has said he doesn't need to see...

 2020-09-30 09:50 

Irish Independent

Sacha Baron Cohen's 'Borat 2' set to premiere on Amazon Prime Video before US Election Day...

Sacha Baron Cohen's sequel to the 2006 hit comedy Borat will premiere on Amazon Prime Video....

 2020-09-30 09:46 

Irish Independent

New dawn, new day, new Life... The Sunday Independent launches its new-look magazine...

The Sunday Independent Life magazine Ireland's best read magazine is launching an exciting new look this autumn. Our new glossy magazine has had a change in style, size and attitude. Plus, it now has even more pages in which to capture, probe and cele...

 2020-09-30 09:40 

RTE

UL president goes 'on the beat' to promote guidelines...

The President of the University of Limerick has gone "on the beat" in conjunction with local garda patrols in the Castletroy area to hammer home the public health guidelines for students in the locality....

 2020-09-30 09:34 

Irish Independent

Premier League clubs given option to start using indoor facilities for training...

Premier League clubs have been given the option to start using indoor facilities for training and academy matches if they want to, the PA news agency understands....

 2020-09-30 09:31 

Irish Independent

Climate Council urges 9 increase in carbon tax as part of 'radical shift in gear' for climate action...

THE Climate Change Advisory Council is seeking a 9 increase in the carbon tax in next week's budget, a charge 20pc higher than the Government is planning....

 2020-09-30 09:30 

RTE

Armenia rejects talks as fighting rages with Azerbaijan...

Armenia rejected Russian offers to mediate peace talks with arch-rival Azerbaijan as fighting raged for a fourth day over the breakaway region of Nagorny Karabakh....

 2020-09-30 09:23 

Irish Independent

Germany welcomes China climate goal and signals need for greater EU action...

German Chancellor Angela Merkel has welcomed China's plan to be carbon neutral by 2060, contrasting it with the United States' failure to abide by the goals of the Paris climate accord....

 2020-09-30 09:23 

Irish Independent

Great-great-grandmother crafts 'Knittingdale' hospital to raise funds for NHS...

A great-great-grandmother spent three months knitting a model hospital called Knittingale to raise funds for the NHS....

 2020-09-30 09:12 

Irish Times

Reform group backs measures to tackle ‘paracetemol injury’ payouts...

New legislation will put a cap on personal injury insurance claims...

 2020-09-30 09:10 

Irish Independent

Okapi gives birth to a 'feisty young calf' at London Zoo...

An okapi at London Zoo has given birth to a healthy, "feisty" young calf....

 2020-09-30 09:05 

RTE

Report on capping damages in personal injuries welcomed...

The Director of Alliance for Insurance Reform Ireland has welcomed the report from the Law Reform Commission on capping damages in personal injury claims, describing it as "timely" coming in the middle of an insurance crisis....

 2020-09-30 08:56 

Irish Independent

1D stars make 600k from comfort of the couch...

NIALL Horan and his One Direction bandmates made a cool 600,000 from their tenth anniversary celebrations, without playing a single song....

 2020-09-30 08:52 

Irish Independent

Post office network collapse predicted in new report...

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

 2020-09-30 08:52 

Irish Independent

Vegetable delivery man stalked single mum and sent vile messages of sexual nature...

This is the vegetable delivery man who befriended a single mum before secretly stalking and harassing her in what a judge called...

 2020-09-30 08:34 

RTE

Housing charity set to deliver 700 new homes this year...

Housing charity Respond has said that despite the impact of Covid-19 on the construction industry it is ahead of target and plans to deliver 700 new homes this year, 200 more than its initial targets....

 2020-09-30 08:32 

Irish Independent

Royal Dutch Shell plans to cut up to 9,000 jobs in transition to low-carbon energy...

Royal Dutch Shell announced on Wednesday plans to cut up to 9,000 jobs, or over 10% of its workforce, as part of a major overhaul to shift the oil and gas giant to low-carbon energy....

 2020-09-30 08:26 

Irish Independent

Hamill and rest of Hollywood react to first TV debate between Trump and Biden...

Star Wars actor Mark Hamill poked fun at one of his own projects as he labelled the debate between Donald Trump and Joe Biden "the worst thing I've ever seen"....

 2020-09-30 08:24 

Irish Independent

'I am really pleased with what we have got' - Andy Friend aiming to kick on with Connacht...

Andy Friend is about to embark on his all-important third season as Connacht head coach, and despite the squad upheaval in recent months, the Australian is confident that he has enough depth at his disposal to compete on two fronts....

 2020-09-30 08:12 

Irish Independent

Mamma Mia! Pierce Brosnan home up for sale at $100m...

Pierce Brosnan has put his stunning Californian home on the market for a stagging $100m....

 2020-09-30 08:03 

Irish Independent

Bomb squad called after suspect device found outside Drogheda home...

The army bomb squad were called to a Drogheda estate yesterday evening after a suspect device was found outside a house....

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