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 2019-12-11 08:22 

Irish Independent

Siblings who set up Stagecoach step back in board shake-up...

The brother-and-sister team that set up Stagecoach is vacating the driving seat after the transport group showed declining revenues....

 2019-12-11 08:20 

Irish Independent

UK General Election 2019: The 12 social media highs and lows...

Social media has at times taken centre stage during this election campaign, with politicians facing increasing scrutiny over their use of online platforms....

 2019-12-11 08:15 

Irish Independent

Tiara talk: Sweden's Princess Sofia leads glamorous royals at Nobel Prize dinner in Stockholm...

Sweden's Princess Sofia was saving the best for last when it came to her black tie attire for the year....

 2019-12-11 08:04 

Irish Times

Rugby World Cup, Gay Byrne and how to boil an egg among Google most searched in 2019...

Most searched in Ireland also included how to stop snoring, vegan recipes and Boris Johnson...

 2019-12-11 08:00 

Irish Independent

Dublin security startup Tines in $11m fundraising...

Dublin-based cybersecurity startup Tines has raised $11m (9.9m) in Series A funding....

 2019-12-11 07:57 

Irish Independent

Saudi Aramco oil firm starts trading after record 19.5bn IPO...

Saudi Arabia's oil company Aramco has started trading on the Saudi Tadawul stock exchange for the first time after a 25.6 billion dollar (19.5 billion) initial public offering that set...

 2019-12-11 07:53 

Irish Independent

Saudi Aramco shares open 10pc above IPO price...

Saudi Aramco shares opened at 35.2 riyal (8.47) on Wednesday, 10pc above their initial public offering (IPO) price of 32 riyals, in their first day of trading following a record initia...

 2019-12-11 07:52 

Irish Independent

The highs and lows of Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn's election campaign...

Jeremy Corbyn's second campaign to become prime minister is coming to a close after weeks travelling across Britain to sell his vision for radical change....

 2019-12-11 07:43 

Irish Independent

The highs and lows: How has Boris Johnson's election campaign played out?...

Boris Johnson will find out on Thursday if his General Election gamble has paid off....

 2019-12-11 07:22 

RTE

Ahern declares Bougainville vote for independence...

Voters backing Bougainville's independence from Papua New Guinea have won a landslide referendum victory in a major step toward the troubled isles becoming the world's newest nation....

 2019-12-11 07:22 

RTE

Police officer and suspects among 6 dead in US shooting...

US police waged a gunfight with two men armed with high-powered rifles last night in and around a New Jersey cemetery and kosher market, leaving six people dead, including one officer and both suspects, authorities said....

 2019-12-11 07:18 

Irish Independent

Kenmare Resources negotiates new debt facilities...

Irish mining group Kenmare Resources has negotiated new debt facilities, which will help support the growth of the business....

 2019-12-11 07:00 

Irish Independent

General Election 2019: Social media highs and lows...

Social media has at times taken centre stage during this election campaign, with politicians facing increasing scrutiny over their use of online platforms....

 2019-12-11 07:00 

RTE

UK Election: Blue wave aims to topple 'Red Wall'...

Constituencies which could change decades old allegiances are under the spotlight ahead of this Thursday's vote....

 2019-12-11 07:00 

RTE

Complex links between organised crime and community...

A new report examines the organisation, pervasiveness and impact of criminal gangs within local communities in Dublin's south city and recommends how statutory and voluntary organisations should respond....

 2019-12-11 06:57 

RTE

Ireland determined to play its part on climate - Bruton...

Minister for the Environment Richard Bruton will tell a climate summit in Madrid that Ireland is determined to play its part....

 2019-12-11 06:30 

RTE

Children aged 12 induced into Dublin gangs - study...

A study of drug dealing and organised crime in Dublin's south inner city has found that children as young as 12 years of age are being induced into gangs....

 2019-12-11 06:30 

Irish Independent

Are we on the cusp of another agricultural revolution?...

The world is on the cusp of an agricultural revolution that will totally transform the manner in which food is produced and consign animal-based farming to history within three decades....

 2019-12-11 06:00 

RTE

Paediatricians call for end to Direct Provision...

Paediatricians say almost 1,800 children were living in Direct Provision last year and more than 1-in-5 applications for international protection were made by minors...

 2019-12-11 06:00 

RTE

If Boris wins, will Julian Smith survive?...

The unexpected sometimes happens. Leicester City won the Premier League in 2016. US voters made Donald Trump their President in the same year (and will probably do so again next year). The UK decided to leave the European Union....

 2019-12-11 06:00 

Irish Independent

Darragh McCullough: 'Christmas means one thing - it's time to channel my inner Del Boy and sell, sell, sell'...

I channel my inner Del Boy at this time of year, trying to flog turkeys, Christmas trees, wreaths, flowers and veg boxes to all sorts of suspecting and unsuspecting characters....

 2019-12-11 04:54 

Irish Independent

Bougainville votes for independence from Papua New Guinea...

The South Pacific region of Bougainville has voted in a referendum in favour of gaining independence from Papua New Guinea....

 2019-12-11 03:37 

RTE

Tremors at New Zealand volcano island hinder recovery...

Increasing tremors on a volcanic island in New Zealand have hampered efforts by the authorities to recover the bodies of eight people thought to be left on the island, two days after it erupted....

 2019-12-11 02:45 

Irish Independent

Soap star Julie Hesmondhalgh supported niece with cancer to write comic play...

An actress who battled cancer at the age of 23 said her aunt, soap star Julie Hesmondhalgh, supported her in writing an autobiographical play while she was in hospital....

 2019-12-11 02:30 

Irish Independent

Donnchadh Boyle: 'Galway and Mayo stories show boards creaking under their increasing workloads'...

In some ways, Monday's jersey launch in Wexford was the perfect snapshot where the GAA finds itself just now....

 2019-12-11 02:30 

Irish Independent

McBurney hungry to be part of more big European nights...

Despite his presence having been heavily felt in the closing stages of Saturday's dramatic win over Harlequins, Ulster hooker Adam McBurney was keen to downplay his own contribution....

 2019-12-11 02:30 

Irish Independent

Troubled broadcaster to spend up to 200,000 on five new 4x4s...

Cash-strapped RT is set to splash out up to 200,000 on five new top-of-the-range 4x4 vehicles....

 2019-12-11 02:30 

Irish Independent

Colette Browne: 'The rich get richer and the poor and middle-class stagnate because the system is designed that way'...

Ireland has the fastest growing economy in the EU and the third highest quality of life in the world. So why are so many of us barely keeping our heads above water?...

 2019-12-11 02:30 

Irish Independent

FAI steps up security as workers targeted by threatening letters...

The Football Association of Ireland (FAI) has ramped up security at its Abbotstown HQ after suspicious letters were sent in the post....

 2019-12-11 02:30 

Irish Independent

Grassroots fans and footballers deserve so much better than this...

Every second Friday between February and October my father and his brother join an elite group of football supporters who brave the elements to watch St Patrick's Athletic in Richmond P...

 2019-12-11 02:30 

Irish Independent

Donor left 4.7m to Sinn Fin to 'spite UK government'...

The estate of the eccentric millionaire who has already benefited Sinn Fin to the tune of 2m (2.3m) is worth at least twice that amount, it has emerged....

 2019-12-11 02:30 

Irish Independent

Mourinho bans players from watching Bayern humiliation...

Jose Mourinho has forbidden his players from watching a replay of their humiliation at the hands of Bayern Munich before his appointment, with the Tottenham manager using tonight's retu...

 2019-12-11 02:30 

Irish Independent

'Dubs job is easier to take on now'...

Forget the obvious lure of the vacant Dublin manager's job and consider for a second the way in which the successful applicant's work will be appraised....

 2019-12-11 02:30 

Irish Independent

BEACONS shining a light on rights and wrongs of education system...

When a school in Ennistymon recently installed water fountains, it was not the first to do so, but nonetheless, it may go down in Irish educational history....

 2019-12-11 02:30 

Irish Independent

Sinead Ryan: 'How Delaney birthday do took the cake'...

I've a birthday not too far away. Normally I'd go for a quiet dinner with family and friends, minimal on the gifts and no big hullaballoo....

 2019-12-11 02:30 

Irish Independent

Service: Garda celebrate 'courageous' women on the frontline 60 years on from force's first recruits...

Over the past 60 years female garda have gone from not being allowed to drive the squad cars to commanding the entire force....

 2019-12-11 02:30 

Irish Independent

'I'm the oldest in the business - we used to sell up to 10,000 a year' - Christmas tree seller Paul Sexton (87) on his love for the festive period...

Paul Sexton still remembers the first Christmas tree he sold in 1952 as a 20-year-old man, for just five shillings - less than one euro in today's currency....

 2019-12-11 02:30 

Irish Independent

Volkswagen cuts price of its new Passat plug-in to 42,495 so it can rival diesels...

A big increase in the number of people buying a plug-in hybrid is expected next year, as our survey elsewhere today outlines in detail....

 2019-12-11 02:30 

Irish Independent

Letters to the Editor: 'Ireland will not escape lightly if Johnson comes to power'...

A chill wind is blowing across British politics, leaving in its wake a sense of oppressive foreboding and despair, fuelled by the death of truth and integrity and the ruthless exploitat...

 2019-12-11 02:30 

Irish Independent

Nuns are told to pray harder after losing home in planning row...

Two Carmelite nuns will have to find a new hermitage after their Mother Superior was found guilty of breaching planning laws - but they won't find themselves homeless for Christmas with...

 2019-12-11 02:30 

Irish Independent

Homeless Christmas: Banksy highlights plight...

Elusive British street artist Banksy has highlighted the issue of rough sleeping in a seasonal mural showing two flying reindeer pulling a homeless man on a street-bench sleigh....

 2019-12-11 02:30 

Irish Independent

Garda 'came forward' to strike RT cameraman, reporter O'Sullivan tells assault trial...

An RT reporter has told a trial a garda...

 2019-12-11 02:30 

Irish Independent

Going to College: Arts degrees may not always lead directly to a career, but I am a big fan of them...

Arts degrees can sometimes get a bad press, but I have to admit, I am a big fan. They allow students to study one or more areas from the fields of arts and humanities....

 2019-12-11 02:30 

Irish Independent

Ukraine and Russia hail outcome of peace talks - but fail to end conflict...

Ukraine and Russia have both hailed the outcome of peace talks in Paris even though they failed to solve the core issues blocking the resolution of the five-year separatist conflict in...

 2019-12-11 02:30 

Irish Independent

Overcrowded children's hospitals to be given extra beds as crisis deepens...

The children's hospitals in Dublin, including Crumlin Hospital - described as having shocking levels of overcrowding by Fine Gael TD Kate O'Connell - are to get extra beds, Health Minis...

 2019-12-11 02:30 

Irish Independent

Is it possible to have a sustainable ski holiday?...

It's been a bumper season for snow on the Alps with enough fresh powder to please the choosiest of skiers. But skiing is a carbon-intensive sport - about the only way to have an eco-ski...

 2019-12-11 02:30 

Irish Independent

Thunberg (16) branded a 'brat' by Bolsonaro...

Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro has called young Swedish environmental activist Greta Thunberg a...

 2019-12-11 02:30 

Irish Independent

RT boss defends pay of stars earning more than Taoiseach...

The boss of RT, which is in the midst of a cash crisis, has been forced to defend the massive salaries of top stars who are paid more than the Taoiseach....

 2019-12-11 02:30 

Irish Independent

Supermac's founder hits out at 380,000 cost of defending injury claims...

Supermac's founder Pat McDonagh has criticised the...

 2019-12-11 02:30 

Irish Independent

The life-long challenge of surviving a serious crash...

The recent launch of the joint Road Safety Authority (RSA)/Garda Christmas road safety campaign at the National Rehabilitation Hospital (NRH) left a profound impression on everyone....

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