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 2020-02-27 13:56 

Irish Independent

Roman Polanski to skip 'French Oscars' amid protests following new rape claim...

Filmmaker Roman Polanski is missing the awards ceremony for France's equivalent of the Oscars because of protests prompted by a new rape accusation against him....

 2020-02-27 13:53 

RTE

African nations racing to control locust swarms...

Countries in east Africa are racing against time to prevent new swarms of locusts wreaking havoc with crops and livelihoods after the worst infestation in generations....

 2020-02-27 13:42 

Irish Independent

Danny Cipriani and rugby teammates to make match tribute to Caroline Flack...

Rugby player Danny Cipriani and his Gloucester teammates will pay tribute to Caroline Flack at their next Gallagher Premiership match....

 2020-02-27 13:32 

Irish Independent

George MacKay reveals how Conor McGregor inspired portrayal of outlaw Ned Kelly in new film...

George MacKay has revealed he was inspired by Conor McGregor for his portrayal of Ned Kelly in his new film....

 2020-02-27 13:24 

Irish Independent

Dubliners earn 15pc more than the rest of Ireland...

People from the Dublin area earned significantly more than those in the rest of the country, pulling in on average 23,864 after taxes in 2017, although the gap to the poorest narrowed slightly....

 2020-02-27 13:24 

Irish Independent

There is big money to be made out there and anyone can have a go at doing it'...

This is unquestionably the golden age of darts, yet Irishman Willie O'Connor admits making a living out of the sport is proving to be a challenge on a number of levels....

 2020-02-27 13:18 

Irish Independent

Taylor Swift is unrecognisable in heavy prosthetics for The Man video...

Taylor Swift dons heavy prosthetics to turn into a bearded man for the music video for her new single about gender inequality....

 2020-02-27 13:18 

Irish Independent

The Invisible Man: Elisabeth Moss is superb in brilliant update of H.G. Wells' story...

When H.G. Wells was 15, he broke his leg and was confined to bed. With no tellies or smartphones to district him, the bored young man began to read: he took to it, and soon moved from the adventure stories of William Defoe to the grand philosophical treat...

 2020-02-27 13:16 

Irish Independent

Ireland's biggest private landlord's shares plunge on coalition talks...

Shares in Ireland's biggest private landlord have plunged to their lowest level in a year, wiping about 65m off the market valuation of Ires Reit after Independent.ie reported Fianna Fail is set to drop its opposition to a rent freeze....

 2020-02-27 13:12 

Irish Independent

Woodies owner assessing alternative supply chains for products from China...

Woodies owner Grafton is assessing alternative supply chains for hundreds of millions of euro worth of products from China that it sells across the group, as the impact of the coronavirus spreads....

 2020-02-27 13:11 

Irish Independent

Funding to compensate bank transfer fraud victims extended to end of 2020...

Funding arrangements for a safety net which gives blameless bank transfer scam victims greater protection have been extended until the end of the year....

 2020-02-27 13:11 

RTE

85 NCT lifts to be repaired by end of April...

The National Car Testing Service said 85 car testing lifts identified with defects will be repaired and back in service between now and the end of April....

 2020-02-27 13:08 

RTE

Man charged over McKee murder granted bail...

A man charged with the murder of journalist Lyra McKee has been released on bail subject to appeal....

 2020-02-27 13:04 

Irish Independent

Murdered Patricia O'Connor's daughter found guilty of impeding killer's prosecution...

MURDERED grandmother Patricia O'Connor's daughter has been found guilty of impeding her killer Kieran Greene's prosecution....

 2020-02-27 13:00 

Irish Independent

Car dealership firm Inchcape boosts profits on disposals...

Car dealer and distributor Inchcape revealed soaring profits following a series of disposals over the past 12 months....

 2020-02-27 13:00 

Irish Independent

The stats, the close calls and the defeats: Just what is the magic number to beat Dublin?...

WHAT is the magic number?...

 2020-02-27 13:00 

Irish Independent

Ex-Eastenders star Chelsea's leadership in tackling anti-Semitism 'remarkable'...

Former EastEnders actress Tracy Ann Oberman has hailed Roman Abramovich's bravery in taking a stand against anti-Semitism....

 2020-02-27 12:50 

Irish Independent

'Let's drown her' - Johnny Depp's texts during Amber Heard relationship 'very damaging' to libel case, court hears...

Texts sent by Johnny Depp during his relationship with Amber Heard are...

 2020-02-27 12:46 

Irish Independent

Greek island residents protest over migrant plan...

Demonstrators gathered for a fourth consecutive day on the eastern Greek islands of Lesbos and Chios to protest against government plans to build new migrant detention centres....

 2020-02-27 12:35 

RTE

Hundreds of acres of farmland under water after floods...

Flooding this week has left its its mark on the west coast and the midlands with renewed calls to improve flood defences in areas that have once again been inundated....

 2020-02-27 12:31 

Irish Independent

Coronavirus: St Patrick's Day Festival organisers say they will take 'proportionate response' to public health threat...

The organisers of the St Patrick's Day Festival said today they will take "a measured and proportionate response" to the public health threat from the new coronavirus....

 2020-02-27 12:30 

Irish Independent

Placido Domingo cancels shows at Spanish opera venue...

Placido Domingo has cancelled his upcoming performances at one of Spain's main opera houses after he apologised for sexually harassing women....

 2020-02-27 12:27 

Irish Independent

Leo Cullen makes eight changes as Leinster young guns get their chance against Glasgow...

Coach Leo Cullen has made eight changes to the Leinster starting line-up to play Glasgow in the PRO14 League at The RDS tomorrow night (KO: 7.35pm, Eir sport 1)....

 2020-02-27 12:06 

Irish Independent

Sanders' rise fuels Democrats' fears over House control...

Members of Congress have raised fears that Bernie Sanders could cost Democrats control of the House of Representatives if he is selected as the party's US presidential nominee....

 2020-02-27 12:02 

Irish Independent

WPP shares plummet on poor end to 2019...

Shares in WPP dropped like a stone on Thursday morning as the business revealed that the first year of its turnaround plans had not produced quite what analysts were looking for....

 2020-02-27 11:56 

Irish Independent

Topps Tiles shares plummet on profit warning...

Retailer Topps Tiles has seen its stock market value plunge by a quarter after warning over profits as Britons rein in their spending on DIY....

 2020-02-27 11:52 

RTE

24-hour protest over NUI Galway on-campus rent hike...

Dozens of students are holding a 24-hour protest at NUI Galway over the decision to increase rents on campus by 4%....

 2020-02-27 11:38 

Irish Independent

Storm Jorge: Orange weather warnings issued, gusts to reach 130km/h and up to 50mm of rain forecast...

STATUS Orange weather warnings have been issued as Storm Jorge is set to batter Ireland with gusts of up to 130km/h and up to 50mm of rain....

 2020-02-27 11:35 

Irish Independent

Deliveroo riders to carry posters of missing people on their backpacks...

Takeaway delivery riders will help to find missing people by carrying posters on their backpacks....

 2020-02-27 11:33 

Irish Independent

New national 'Tourism Day' sees free entry to top Irish visitor attractions...

Ireland's first ever Tourism Day will see over 100 top tourist attractions open free of charge to the public on Friday, April 17....

 2020-02-27 11:33 

Irish Independent

Statues celebrating a century of cinema unveiled in Leicester Square...

Statues of significant moments and characters from cinema have been unveiled in Leicester Square as a celebration of London's film industry....

 2020-02-27 11:27 

Irish Independent

Lady Gaga drops futuristic teaser for long-awaited new single Stupid Love...

Lady Gaga has teased her fans with a short preview clip from her new single Stupid Love....

 2020-02-27 11:15 

Irish Independent

Ombudsman warns mortgage holders seeking a tracker rate they may be disappointed...

THE financial services ombudsman has warned mortgage holders that they may not be entitled to a tracker rate....

 2020-02-27 11:10 

RTE

Status Orange wind warning for parts of country...

A Status Orange wind warning for western parts of the country has been issued ahead of Storm Jorge, which is expected to bring wet and very windy weather over the weekend....

 2020-02-27 11:08 

Irish Independent

Brad Pitt, Scarlett Johansson and Cynthia Erivo urge US voter registration...

Brad Pitt, Scarlett Johansson and Cynthia Erivo are among the stars urging people to register to vote in the upcoming US election....

 2020-02-27 10:55 

Irish Independent

Eurovision Song Contest UK entry for 2020 revealed...

James Newman will represent the UK at this year's Eurovision Song Contest....

 2020-02-27 10:33 

RTE

Financial Ombudsman publishes tracker rulings...

The Financial Services and Pensions Ombudsman ordered a bank to pay compensation of 52,500 to two victims of the tracker mortgage controversy, who were unhappy with the amount of compensation they were being offered by their lender....

 2020-02-27 10:20 

Irish Independent

Doris targets second Ireland start after making impact...

As the clock ticked towards the 72nd minute in Twickenham last Sunday, Ireland launched what was an all-too-rare incisive attack that had the English defence scrambling....

 2020-02-27 10:17 

RTE

Plans for Heathrow Airport third runway blocked...

Campaigners have won a Court of Appeal ruling over controversial plans for a third runway at Heathrow Airport on environmental grounds....

 2020-02-27 10:17 

RTE

Homelessness has negative affect on child development...

New research has found that long-term child homelessness can have a significant negative impact on physical and mental health into adulthood....

 2020-02-27 10:07 

Irish Independent

Paddy Power owner Flutter hit by rising gambling taxes...

Paddy Power and Betfair owner Flutter saw pre-tax profits tumble as it was hit by higher UK gambling taxes....

 2020-02-27 10:00 

Irish Independent

Liverpool report profit despite record transfer spending...

Liverpool made a pre-tax profit of 42million last year despite a record 223million investment on players....

 2020-02-27 09:55 

Irish Independent

Profits jump to 112.5m at FBD Insurance...

Insurance company FBD has reported profits of 112.5m for 2019....

 2020-02-27 09:52 

Irish Independent

Dame Helen Mirren 'applauds' Meghan's decision to step back from royal duties...

The Queen star Dame Helen Mirren has said she "applauds" the Duchess of Sussex's decision to stop carrying out official royal duties....

 2020-02-27 09:44 

Irish Independent

Reckitt Benckiser says Dettol demand driven higher by Coronavirus...

Consumer healthcare giant Reckitt Benckiser (RB) said the coronavirus outbreak has helped to drive greater demand for its Dettol and Lysol hygiene products....

 2020-02-27 09:34 

Irish Times

M50 lanes reopen at Tallaght following car fire...

Motorists advised to take extra care as smoke may affect visibility...

 2020-02-27 09:33 

Irish Independent

Persimmon boss steps down as housebuilder's sales slide...

The chief executive of UK housebuilder Persimmon has stepped down after just over a year in the role....

 2020-02-27 09:33 

Irish Times

Man charged over ramming of car at armed Garda checkpoint in Cork...

Accused is remanded in custody on charges of endangerment of two garda and causing 20,000 worth of damage to vehicle...

 2020-02-27 09:06 

RTE

Vehicle fire on M50 temporarily blocks lanes...

A car caught fire in the middle lane of the M50 in Dublin this morning, temporarily closing a section of the motorway....

 2020-02-27 08:48 

RTE

Daughter guilty in O'Connor murder trial...

Louise O'Connor has been found guilty of impeding the apprehension or prosecution of Kieran Greene who on Tuesday was found guilty of killing Ms O'Connor's mother Patricia....

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