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 2020-04-05 08:46 

Irish Independent

Wayne Rooney brands public pressure on top footballers to take 30 per cent pay cut 'a disgrace'...

Wayne Rooney has criticised both the UK government and the Premier League for placing England's top footballers in a...

 2020-04-05 08:25 

RTE

PFA warns 30% wage cut could harm UK health service...

The union representing Premier League footballers has questioned the call for a 30% player wage reduction amid the coronavirus crisis, saying it would reduce tax revenue for the UK's National Health Service....

 2020-04-05 08:19 

Irish Independent

'Complete collapse of economies' ahead as Africa battles virus...

Countries across Africa face a "complete collapse of economies and livelihoods" unless the spread of coronavirus can be controlled, a UN official has warned....

 2020-04-05 08:16 

RTE

Hospitals fighting Covid-19 'at risk of cyber attack'...

Cybercriminals are exploiting the coronavirus crisis and threatening to hold hospitals to ransom despite the life-saving work they are carrying out, Interpol has warned....

 2020-04-05 08:00 

Irish Independent

On the front line: I'm only a van driver, but everyone's going above and beyond...

As a delivery driver for the NHS, Dave Holt is experiencing the most intense working conditions of his professional life....

 2020-04-05 08:00 

Irish Independent

Why have football and hurling remained a cultural wasteland for our writers and artists?...

In the first week in December, while RT - and viewers and listeners nationwide - were still mourning the death of Gay Byrne, a tribute celebrating the 40th anniversary of the station's flagship TV sport programme, The Sunday Game, was greeted enthusia...

 2020-04-05 07:58 

Irish Independent

Coronavirus Latest Updates: 17 more deaths and 331 new cases of Covid-19 in Ireland...

Keep informed of these unprecedented times with the latest coronavirus updates on Independent.ie's live blog....

 2020-04-05 07:51 

RTE

Latest updates on Covid-19 pandemic...

Follow the latest national and international updates on the coronavirus outbreak....

 2020-04-05 07:42 

RTE

Three held over murder of Dublin criminal in Belfast...

Three men are still being questioned by the PSNI in connection with the murder of a Dublin criminal in Belfast yesterday morning....

 2020-04-05 07:05 

Irish Independent

Police pay birthday visit to cheer up four-year-old...

A four-year-old who had his birthday celebrations cancelled because of coronavirus has been cheered up by a visit from the boys in blue....

 2020-04-05 07:00 

RTE

The hair necessities - DIY cuts making a comeback...

Slick and shambolic home hair cuts are making a comeback, writes Cian McCormack....

 2020-04-05 07:00 

RTE

Could team of Independents form part of next govt?...

The clock is finally ticking down on this caretaker Government. This week the pace and timing of the process in forming a new government, now largely in the hands of Fine Gael, became much clearer....

 2020-04-05 07:00 

RTE

Global economic turmoil is different this time around...

This week we got a first glimpse of the impact Covid-19 is likely to have on our economy....

 2020-04-05 06:00 

Irish Independent

The FAI have gambled the house on a novice...

A COVID-19 hush hung over Aintree even as, on a stillborn Grand National Saturday, the FAI gambled the house on a novice, Stephen Kenny, being equipped to leap over a looming Becher's Brook....

 2020-04-05 05:54 

Irish Independent

Princess liner carrying virus victims docks in Florida...

Another cruise ship with coronavirus patients on board has docked in Florida....

 2020-04-05 04:21 

RTE

British monarch to praise virus response...

Britain's Queen Elizabeth will make a rare special address to her country and to the Commonwealth today to urge people to rise to the challenge posed by the coronavirus outbreak....

 2020-04-05 04:21 

RTE

British monarch to praise virus response...

Britain's Queen Elizabeth will make a rare special address to her country and to the Commonwealth today to urge people to rise to the challenge posed by the coronavirus outbreak....

 2020-04-05 03:47 

RTE

Trump warns of 'very horrendous' number of virus deaths...

President Donald Trump has warned Americans to brace for a "very horrendous" number of Coronavirus deaths in the coming days....

 2020-04-05 03:47 

RTE

Trump warns of 'very horrendous' number of virus deaths...

President Donald Trump has warned Americans to brace for a "very horrendous" number of coronavirus deaths in the coming days....

 2020-04-05 03:34 

RTE

China reports increase in Covid-19 cases...

China has reported 30 new COVID-19 cases on Saturday- up from 19 cases reported the previous day....

 2020-04-05 03:34 

RTE

China reports increase in Covid-19 cases...

China reported 30 new Covid-19 cases on yesterday- up from 19 cases reported the previous day....

 2020-04-05 02:49 

RTE

HSE to face further questions over suitability of PPE...

The Health Service Executive will hold a briefing this morning as concerns continue to be raised about the suitability of emergency Personal Protective Equipment imported for use in the Coronavirus pandemic....

 2020-04-05 02:49 

RTE

HSE to face further questions over suitability of PPE...

The Health Service Executive will hold a briefing this morning as concerns continue to be raised about the suitability of emergency Personal Protective Equipment imported for use in the coronavirus pandemic....

 2020-04-05 02:05 

Irish Independent

Donald Trump calls sacked whistleblower 'a disgrace'...

Donald Trump has described as "a disgrace" the sacked inspector general who handled an anonymous whistleblower's complaint that sparked his impeachment....

 2020-04-05 01:43 

Irish Independent

Coronavirus: US states scramble for equipment as death toll mounts...

New York governor Andrew Cuomo says China is facilitating a shipment of 1,000 donated ventilators to his state, in another example of the extreme measures being taken in what is now a scramble to source lifesaving devices in the coronavirus pandemic....

 2020-04-05 01:31 

Irish Independent

Use downtime to check your team's engagement...

Like most of you, I've just spent another week at my home office. Now and then, I have to remind myself to get up and go for short walks, otherwise I'll end up looking like some of the funny videos doing the rounds. My time is filled with conferen...

 2020-04-05 01:30 

Irish Independent

Lynsey Bennett: the loves of my life...

The tanning tycoon chats to Chloe Brennan about her special trip to Thailand and her love for rustic Italian food....

 2020-04-05 01:30 

Irish Independent

An early gaze into the coronavirus crystal ball...

'I was looking on Amazon the other day, trying to order a crystal ball, but like webcams and laptops, they have run out,...

 2020-04-05 01:30 

Irish Independent

Interview: Brogan takes his chance to kick off new legacy...

Bernard Brogan is sitting on his couch, his face filling the Zoom chat screen, talking passionately about the importance of 'team' in both business and sport....

 2020-04-05 01:30 

Irish Independent

Robotify and Simbotify to sign up millions of users in US and India after 1m raise...

Coding and virtual robotics education platform Robotify has raised 1m from existing and new investors ahead of a launch on Clever, an online learning portal for US schools serving 15 million students a month....

 2020-04-05 01:30 

Irish Independent

What's vital is to keep yourself moving forward...

After a few short weeks of this pandemic, it's hard to imagine life will return to normal. For many that is scary. It is hard to grasp. Our mental wellbeing depends largely on the 'status quo', none of us do 'change' well....

 2020-04-05 01:30 

Irish Independent

When everything else is cancelled, it's cruel to insist on Leaving Cert...

Benjamin Franklin famously quipped that there are only two certainties in life - death and taxes. It's beginning to look as if the Department of Education is determined to add the Leaving Cert to the short list of things that can't be avoided....

 2020-04-05 01:30 

Irish Independent

Waking hours with Victoria Lacey: 'when you gain the trust of a horse that starts building up your confidence...

I get up at 6.30am. I live in Clogherhead with my husband, John, and our four children. My mother is in a little granny flat beside us....

 2020-04-05 01:30 

Irish Independent

Can I use washing machine following product recall?...

Query: I heard on the radio that a certain make and model of washing machine is being recalled due to an electrical defect, which could be a potential fire hazard. I'm concerned that my washing machine is one of those being recalled. Should I stop usi...

 2020-04-05 01:30 

Irish Independent

New Dublin bullion firm's virus gold-rush...

A new Dublin-based bullion seller has shifted over 25 kilos of gold - close to its annual target - in its first three weeks of business....

 2020-04-05 01:30 

Irish Independent

Zen mistress: Alison Canavan on the big move to LA and finding peace in a time of crisis...

It's been more than a decade since I last spoke to Alison Canavan. On that occasion, we were both living in New York and we flitted from bar to bar in Soho, glimpsing celebrities - Ray Liotta, Lindsay Lohan with her girlfriend - as I tried, by osmosis...

 2020-04-05 01:30 

Irish Independent

Masks, clusters and contagion - the battle to keep control...

At the hospital morgue, the attendant unzipped the body bag at the feet to reveal an identity bracelet on the ankle. The undertaker, Patrick Hickey, is used to spending time with bodies, conscious they are the remains of a loved one, considering how best ...

 2020-04-05 01:30 

Irish Independent

Inside the all-powerful coronavirus taskforce...

If you've been watching the television in recent weeks, you will have heard politicians talk about Nphet, pronounced 'en-fet'....

 2020-04-05 01:30 

Irish Independent

Author's skill leaves us rooting for the twisted protagonist...

The first thing that strikes me before I even start to read this accomplished literary thriller by Henrietta McKervey is the echo, even in the title, of Patricia Highsmith's gripping yarn The Talented Mr Ripley. Secondly, I'm struck by the recent ...

 2020-04-05 01:30 

Irish Independent

Supermac's tastes victory over UK bar and restaurant firm...

Supermac's, the Irish fast-food chain founded by Pat McDonagh in Galway, has largely succeeded in blocking a London bar called Supermax from registering its name in the UK....

 2020-04-05 01:30 

Irish Independent

Scared cleaners refuse to redeploy in hospitals...

Frightened cleaners are refusing to redeploy to hospitals and nursing homes, leading to fears of a shortage of cleaning staff at healthcare facilities....

 2020-04-05 01:30 

Irish Independent

Fascinating study into why women are the stronger sex...

More men than women are falling victim to the coronavirus, dying at nearly twice the rate. Nobody knows why but Dr Sharon Moalem probably has an idea. His book, The Better Half, is about the genetic superiority of women due to their extra X chromosome, wh...

 2020-04-05 01:30 

Irish Independent

In a time of high crisis, will parties on left learn to do the right thing?...

The unanswerable question is what politics will be like after coronavirus. Will it return to the usual fare, or will the trauma of the death of our mostly oldest and wisest generation leave its mark on the national psyche?...

 2020-04-05 01:30 

Irish Independent

Corcoran writes to Donohoe calling for debt write-offs...

Leading Irish private equity figure Nick Corcoran has written to Finance Minister Paschal Donohoe outlining the rationale for debt forgiveness for SMEs to overcome the current crisis....

 2020-04-05 01:30 

Irish Independent

Susan Jane White's Souper food: Roasted garlic and nettle soup...

My family and I are living on bowls of this creamy roast garlic and green goodness. One slurp feels comforting and bone-deep brilliant, like a hot-water bottle on freezing feet....

 2020-04-05 01:30 

Irish Independent

Some heroes wield mops...

Ian Morey ends his 12-hour day by stripping off his clothes at the side door of his home. He puts them in the bag his girlfriend will have left out for him. He dashes inside to the shower for a thorough soaping, dons clean clothes and gloves, retrieves th...

 2020-04-05 01:30 

Irish Independent

Banks add Covid-19 income conditions to mortgage offers...

Several Irish banks and lenders are adding new conditions to mortgage loan offers, seeking assurances in relation to job and income risks caused by the coronavirus pandemic....

 2020-04-05 01:30 

Irish Independent

What does the future hold?...

The property market may be in what one commentator calls 'a short-lived Ice Age', but there is widespread confidence that as the threat of Covid-19 recedes, construction will pick up, and prices will rally, and buying and selling will continue mor...

 2020-04-05 01:30 

Irish Independent

Scaly anteater in deadly virus link...

A curious wild animal, which I had barely noticed from past zoological perusals, caught my attention in a feature about a rescue sanctuary in Zimbabwe....

 2020-04-05 01:30 

Irish Independent

A family's story of resilience in the face of Covid-19 tragedy...

A Dublin woman who lost her husband to Covid-19 and is now battling the virus has shown...

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