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 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....

 2020-02-27 08:46 

Irish Independent

'Even the players don't know before the game starts what they need to do' - De Bruyne's surprise at Guardiola selection...

Kevin De Bruyne hailed Manchester City's character after they fought back from a goal down to beat Real Madrid 2-1 at the Bernabeu and put themselves in pole position to claim a quarter-final spot....

 2020-02-27 08:35 

Irish Independent

Mediahuis see profits boosted by acquisitions...

The takeover of Independent News and Media last year immediately boosted the profitability of new owner Mediahuis, as well as contributing five months of higher revenue....

 2020-02-27 08:28 

Irish Independent

Game of Thrones star Liam Cunningham to receive Lifetime Contribution Award at Dublin International Film Festival...

Game Of Thrones star Liam Cunningham will be honoured next week with the inaugural Lifetime Contribution Award from the Irish Council of Civil Liberties (ICCL)....

 2020-02-27 08:26 

RTE

'Inevitable' coronavirus will arrive here - expert...

A professor of microbiology at Trinity College Dublin has said it is inevitable that coronavirus will arrive in Ireland and consideration should be given as to how its impact can be lessened....

 2020-02-27 08:22 

Irish Independent

Jordan Peele's Twilight Zone revival is a pale facsimile of original series...

There's a reason why so many of the 156 episodes of the The Twilight Zone made between 1959 and 1964 are available on YouTube, where they're being discovered by new generations of viewers every year....

 2020-02-27 08:17 

RTE

Bullied Australian boy to donate 434,953 to charity...

An Australian boy with dwarfism whose distress from bullying became a viral video will donate hundreds of thousands of dollars in donations to charity rather than a trip to Disneyland....

 2020-02-27 08:08 

Irish Independent

Taxi firm pays 2,000 after meter seal switch...

A TAXI firm has ended up in court and has had to pay more than 2,000 after it attempted to save money by switching a tamper-proof security seal on a meter....

 2020-02-27 07:56 

Irish Independent

Profits increase 4pc to 182m at Woodie's DIY owner...

Irish builders' merchants Grafton Group has reported a 4pc increase in profits of 182m (217m) in the 12 months to 31 December 2019....

 2020-02-27 07:54 

Irish Independent

Aston Martin warns over coronavirus hit to Chinese market as losses mount...

Aston Martin Lagonda has warned that the coronavirus outbreak could hit demand and supply in its key Chinese market as the troubled luxury car maker posted widening annual losses....

 2020-02-27 07:47 

Irish Independent

Standard Chartered warns on growth as Asia gripped by coronavirus...

Standard Chartered has warned it is likely to grow below its target range as coronavirus continues to drag on the Asian economy....

 2020-02-27 07:33 

RTE

First coronavirus case reported in Denmark...

Denmark has reported its first case of coronavirus involving a man who had returned from a skiing holiday in northern Italy which has become a hotspot for the disease....

 2020-02-27 07:32 

RTE

Greek islanders clash with police over migrant centre...

Riot police on the Greek island of Lesbos fired tear gas to disperse hundreds of protesters angry about the creation of a new detention centre for migrants, the latest bout of unrest over the matter....

 2020-02-27 07:24 

RTE

At least 32 dead in riots over Indian citizenship laws...

Violence hit parts of Delhi overnight as gangs roamed streets littered with the debris of days of sectarian riots that have killed 32 people, police said....

 2020-02-27 07:16 

Irish Independent

Profits jump to 112.5m at FBD Insurance...

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

 2020-02-27 06:34 

RTE

Gunman kills five in Milwaukee brewery shooting...

A gunman has killed five co-workers at a brewing company in the US state of Wisconsin, before turning the gun on himself....

 2020-02-27 06:29 

Irish Independent

Real Health Podcast: The Lessons Learned from the Operation Transformation Leaders...

With this year's Operation Transformation reaching its finale I wanted to catch up with the five leaders to find out more about their incredible journey....

 2020-02-27 06:17 

Irish Independent

Football rumours from the media...

Former Chelsea manager Antonio Conte is looking to his previous employers as he looks to improve Inter's defence, reports the Daily Mail. The paper says the Conte is looking at either Marcos Alonso or Emerson Palmieri and will make one of them a targe...

 2020-02-27 06:02 

Irish Independent

David Beckham reveals cute souvenir from his early days of dating Victoria...

David Beckham has recalled his first meeting with wife Victoria and revealed he still has the train ticket upon which she wrote her phone number....

 2020-02-27 05:10 

Irish Independent

Britney Spears shares video of the moment she broke her foot while dancing...

Britney Spears has shared a video of the moment she broke her foot while dancing featuring a loud crack....

 2020-02-27 04:47 

RTE

Scramble to contain coronavirus as infections spread...

Coronavirus cases have spread in Europe and beyond, as the United States considers possible travel restrictions to combat the growing threat posed by the deadly disease....

 2020-02-27 04:44 

Irish Independent

Coronavirus sees US-South Korea military drills postponed...

The US and South Korea will postpone their annual joint drills due to concern about a viral outbreak that has infected soldiers in both countries' armed forces....

 2020-02-27 03:27 

Irish Independent

Trump says US 'very, very ready' to handle coronavirus as outbreak grows...

US President Donald Trump has said the country is "very, very ready" to handle the coronavirus outbreak as a new case was confirmed in the country....

 2020-02-27 03:00 

Irish Independent

Courteney Cox opens up on Friends reunion special...

Courteney Cox has promised fans that the Friends reunion special will be "fantastic"....

 2020-02-27 02:48 

Irish Independent

Gunman kills five at major US brewing giant...
 2020-02-27 02:48 

Irish Independent

Gunman kills five at US brewing giant...

Five people have been killed in a shooting at a major brewing company in the US before the gunman killed themselves....

 2020-02-27 02:45 

Irish Independent

George MacKay reveals how Conor McGregor inspired latest film role...

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

 2020-02-27 02:30 

Irish Independent

Civil War-like cracks have reopened since Brexit vote...

Much is made about our so-called Civil War parties, Fine Gael and Fianna Fil. The reality is that their Civil War division ended a long time ago when Fianna Fil accepted the status quo of a Border on this island. While these two parties might differ on so...

 2020-02-27 02:30 

Irish Independent

Johnson planning to renege on Brexit agreement on North...

Boris Johnson is preparing to tear up part of the Brexit deal as he sets out his red lines today for a trade agreement with the EU....

 2020-02-27 02:30 

Irish Independent

Sickly markets bounce back from virus sell-off...

Stock markets in the US and Europe staged a rebound from hefty losses recorded this week due to the spread of coronavirus and concerns over its impact on the global economy....

 2020-02-27 02:30 

Irish Independent

'Teachers could lose jobs' if union insists reviews be held during class time...

Some teachers face losing their jobs if the post-primary union, ASTI, continues its hardline stance over the timing of meetings linked to new Junior Cycle classroom assessments....

 2020-02-27 02:30 

Irish Independent

Glenisk boss - We lost our father and MD, we were like headless chickens for a year...

Would you live in a mobile home on...

 2020-02-27 02:30 

Irish Independent

Leinster crisis - football's provincial wasteland...

SOMETIMES, no matter how distant the memory to when the Leinster football championship mattered, you need to remind yourself how long it has been....

 2020-02-27 02:30 

Irish Independent

ESB failed 48 times to report 'dangerous chemical leaks' from buried power cables...

The ESB could face criminal prosecution over the leaking of hazardous chemicals from underground power cables....

 2020-02-27 02:30 

Irish Independent

On yer bike: Can I wheely cycle my way to a 'new me'?...

Ever since I visited Sweden and Denmark for the first time, two years ago, I have been dreaming of a new version of myself. This new me is slim and fit and sashays gracefully about on one of those pastel-hued, classic old bikes....

 2020-02-27 02:30 

Irish Independent

Ethical firms strive for better 'even when the going is tough'...

Ethisphere, a global leader in defining and advancing the standards of ethical business practices, yesterday announced the 132 honourees representing 51 countries and 21 industries to earn the title of World's Most Ethical Companies in 2020....

 2020-02-27 02:30 

Irish Independent

Amazon merchants curb ad spending and hike prices as coronavirus threatens orders...

SOME Amazon merchants spooked by the coronavirus fallout are curtailing their ad spending, several report....

 2020-02-27 02:30 

Irish Independent

Five feared dead in shooting at US brewery...

At least five people were killed last night in a shooting on the Molson Coors brewery in the USA....

 2020-02-27 02:30 

Irish Independent

Ousted president Mubarak is buried with full military honours...

Egypt held a military funeral in Cairo yesterday to bury its former president Hosni Mubarak, who ruled for 30 years until he was ousted in a 2011 popular uprising against corruption....

 2020-02-27 02:30 

Irish Independent

Arteta praises 'phenomenal' Aubameyang...

Mikel Arteta has said Arsenal forward Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang does not need to win titles to be considered a world-class striker, as shown by Harry Kane....

 2020-02-27 02:30 

Irish Independent

'We forgive you,' sister of murder victim told accused in garda station, court is told...

The sister of mother-of-three Natalia Karaczyn has told a jury how she told her brother-in-law...

 2020-02-27 02:30 

Irish Independent

Prince tells people: 'Just call me Harry'...

Britain's Prince Harry started the last round of his royal duties on an informal note yesterday, making it clear the audience listening to his speech on sustainable travel in Edinburgh should simply call him Harry....

 2020-02-27 02:30 

Irish Independent

Rent freezes on the agenda as Fianna Fil seeks to win back tenants...

Rent freezes for hard-pressed tenants could soon be introduced with Fianna Fil set to drop its opposition to the controversial policy....

 2020-02-27 02:30 

Irish Independent

Coronavirus fear slashes 6bn from Irish shares...

More than 6bn has been wiped off the value of Irish companies this week amid escalating fears about the impact of the global coronavirus outbreak....

 2020-02-27 02:30 

Irish Independent

Branching out: Plans to plant one million trees...

A charity is asking tree-lovers and climate warriors to become one in a million by helping plant a million trees in struggling African countries....

 2020-02-27 02:30 

Irish Independent

Take religion out of our education system and school traffic jams might vanish too...

It's 9am on a weekday in the commuter town where I live, and I am trying to cross the road. Easier said than done....

 2020-02-27 02:30 

Irish Independent

Short-lived shutdown for foot and mouth came with social and economic cost...

On March 1, 2001, the front page of the Irish Independent screamed 'The plague is here' as the first case of foot-and-mouth disease was confirmed on the island of Ireland....

 2020-02-27 02:30 

Irish Independent

Fears intensify over spread of virus in Europe as Italian cases surge by 45pc in 24 hours...

Fears are intensifying over the spread of coronavirus in Europe as France reported its second death and the number of people in Italy with the virus continues to climb....

 2020-02-27 02:30 

Irish Independent

Sale of four commercial lots over 1m shows appetite by investors...

Four commercial lots sold for more than 1m and two of them sold for well over their guide prices at BidX1's online auction yesterday. The bidding appears to be a sign of continued investor appetite for Irish commercial property in defiance of sentimen...

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