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  • newFeatures: Duty Free savings but new research suggests some products could be cheaper on main street

    Features: Duty Free savings but new research suggests some products could be cheaper on main street

    This week’s features column is in holiday mode and looks at duty free at airports. While some products might be cheaper at airport duty free, new research by Duty Free Hunters and Provident finds other products may not as cheap in duty free as d…
    - 10 hours ago, 14 Aug 18, 7:08pm -
  • Liam Miller Testimonial in Páirc Uí Chaoimh is full house

    Liam Miller Testimonial in Páirc Uí Chaoimh is full house

    The Organising Committee of the Liam Miller Tribute Match believe that the event on Tuesday September 25th at Cork’s Páirc Uí Chaoimh is a full house with all tickets sold on second day of sales. Tickets for the GAA ground went on sale on Monday…
    - 1 day ago, 13 Aug 18, 8:40pm -
  • Film Review: Check out short and sweet ‘Calling all Earthlings’

    Film Review: Check out short and sweet ‘Calling all Earthlings’

     This week’s film review by James Bartlett takes us away from Ireland to the Mojave Desert for a bit of holiday escapism and invites us to check out the ‘short and sweet documentary’ Calling all Earthlings. Calling All Earthlings: Documentary…
    - 1 day ago, 13 Aug 18, 7:33pm -
  • Crime Roundup: Drugs seizures in Co Kerry and Belfast

    Crime Roundup: Drugs seizures in Co Kerry and Belfast

    Crime Roundup looks at some stories over last few days, including drugs seizures in Kerry and Belfast. Grow House found in Co Kerry Gardaí say they seized around €112,000 worth of what they suspect as cannabis plants and €80,000 worth of cann…
    - 1 day ago, 13 Aug 18, 6:41pm -
  • Recall Petition continues in North Antrim which could lead to a by-election and standing down of Ian Paisley

    Recall Petition continues in North Antrim which could lead to a by-election and standing down of Ian Paisley

    A recall Petition continues into the second week in the Westminster constituency of North Antrim which, if signed by 10% of constituents, would lead to a by-election, and the standing down of the sitting MP Ian Paisley, although he would be entitled…
    - 2 days ago, 13 Aug 18, 11:06am -
  • Talks begin to end dispute between Ryanar and trade union, Fórsa

    Talks begin to end dispute between Ryanar and trade union, Fórsa

    Talks to end the industrial dispute between trade union Fórsa and Ryanair began on 13 August in Dublin Airport, mediated by Kieran Mulvey, the former head of the Workplace Relations Commission. Negotiations began three days after employees in Irel…
    - 2 days ago, 13 Aug 18, 2:39am -
  • Man dead in Dublin van crash
    The death of a man in Dublin when his van hit fencing on 10 August was the latest fatality on the island’s roads. Co Dublin A man died after the van he was driving collided with fencing at Fairview Park at the junction of Clontarf Road/Malahide Roa…
    - 5 days ago, 9 Aug 18, 8:14pm -
  • ISPCA appealing to the public for donations after taking in over 100 dogs in 3 days
    The ISPCA is appealing to the public for donations after taking in over 100 dogs in three days, while Gardaí are seeking the public’s help in relation to the ‘unlawful killing’ of two Peregrine Falcons in Co Louth. The ISPCA said that recentl…
    - 6 days ago, 9 Aug 18, 2:12am -
  • Report: Irish drivers list some of the biggest distractions when behind the wheel

    Report: Irish drivers list some of the biggest distractions when behind the wheel

    Findings from a new report has suggested that Irish drivers find that some of the biggest distractions when behind the wheel are their passengers, their wandering thoughts, and using their mobile phones.  Research from Allianz Ireland, conducte…
    - 7 days ago, 7 Aug 18, 7:39pm -
  • Opinion: Hockey needs more exposure as well as funding

    Opinion: Hockey needs more exposure as well as funding

    This week’s opinion piece looks at the success of the Irish women’s hockey team, defying the odds to take Ireland into the World Cup final, and Ian Parsley argues that the sport needs broader coverage and exposure as well as funding. Well, well,…
    - 8 days ago, 7 Aug 18, 7:59am -

The Economist: Ireland

The Guardian: Ireland News

  • new'Millennia of human activity': heatwave reveals lost UK archaeological sites
    Ancient farms, burial mounds and neolithic monuments among fascinating finds in Britain and IrelandRediscovered archaeological sites – in picturesThe scorching weeks of the summer of 2018 left crops shrivelled and gardens scorched. It has also reve…
    - 10 hours ago, 14 Aug 18, 7:01pm -
  • newArts Over Borders: Brian Friel festival puts Brexit centre-stage
    From The Yalta Game to Living Quarters, the Irish playwright’s works have added resonance in this year’s FrielFestAlthough Ireland is famously cultured, it’s a shock to walk into a village hall on a Sunday evening and find posters advertising a…
    - 17 hours ago, 14 Aug 18, 11:22am -
  • Catholic LGBT group rejected by event pope will attend in Dublin
    Pope to visit World Meeting of Families, which says there is no space for Rainbow stallAn organisation representing LGBT Catholics around the world has been denied permission for a stall at the World Meeting of Families in Dublin, which Pope Francis…
    - 2 days ago, 13 Aug 18, 9:04am -
  • When faith fades: can the pope still connect with a changed Ireland?
    In the four decades since the last papal visit, Ireland has embraced divorce, contraception, same-sex marriage and abortion – and the Catholic church appears to be losing its hold on the people. How will Pope Francis deal with these issues when he…
    - 3 days ago, 12 Aug 18, 3:00am -
  • Ryanair pilot strike grounds nearly 400 flights
    Airline says 396 flights will not take off on Friday because of walkouts across five countriesAlmost 400 Ryanair flights scheduled for Friday have been grounded because of pilot strikes.Employees in Ireland, Germany, Sweden, Belgium and the Netherlan…
    - 5 days ago, 10 Aug 18, 6:21am -
  • Ryanair strike: unions accuse airline of breaching labour laws
    Budget airline alleged to be unlawfully trying to deter workers from strikingRyanair pilot strike grounds nearly 400 flightsRyanair is facing legal claims from unions for allegedly violating labour laws during a row with striking workers, as the airl…
    - 5 days ago, 10 Aug 18, 2:24am -
  • Paradise lost? What happened to Ireland's model eco-village
    Harsh lessons have been learned since the financial crash but residents of the pioneering community remain upbeatIt was conceived as a model for environmental living in the 21st century – a self-governing eco-village which would be communal, carbon…
    - 5 days ago, 10 Aug 18, 1:00am -
  • The Guardian view on Argentina and abortion: a setback, but not the end | Editorial
    The narrow defeat of an attempt to legalise abortion has disappointed campaigners. But women worldwide will continue to press for their rights and their safetyThe Argentinian senate’s rejection of a bill legalising abortion in the first 14 weeks of…
    - 6 days ago, 9 Aug 18, 1:35pm -
  • Matthew Sweeney obituary
    Prolific poet whose darkly humorous fables expressed the strangeness of the world with a sense of delightMatthew Sweeney, who has died of motor neurone disease aged 65, was one of the most adventurous, life-enhancing and distinctive poets of his gift…
    - 6 days ago, 9 Aug 18, 12:54pm -
  • DUP's Ian Paisley faces recall from parliament
    Petition aims to oust MP who failed to register hospitality from Sri Lankan government The Democratic Unionist party MP Ian Paisley is facing the first parliamentary recall petition since legislation was introduced to allow voters to oust misbehaving…
    - 7 days ago, 8 Aug 18, 3:45am -
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The Irish Post

HRW: Ireland

  • Nepali Mothers and an Irish Daughter

    Nepali Mothers and an Irish Daughter

    Expand Women activists lie down on the road during a protest demanding women’s rights in the constitution in Kathmandu, Nepal, August 7, 2015. © 2015 Reuters…
    - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
  • Ireland Votes Overwhelmingly to Repeal Abortion Ban

    Ireland Votes Overwhelmingly to Repeal Abortion Ban

    Expand Women celebrate the result of yesterday's referendum on liberalizing abortion law, in Dublin, Ireland, May 26, 2018. © 2018 Reuters The first…
    - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
  • Ireland’s Cervical Cancer Crisis Began in the US

    Ireland’s Cervical Cancer Crisis Began in the US

    Cervical cancer need not be a death sentence. Between vaccination, routine screening, timely follow up, and early detection, cervical cancer is preventable and highly curable. When a woman dies from cervical cancer, something went wrong. For at least…
    - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
  • Yemen International Inquiry Offers Glimmer of Hope

    Yemen International Inquiry Offers Glimmer of Hope

    Expand Saudi-led coalition aircraft struck three apartment buildings in Sanaa on August 25, 2017, killing at least 16 civilians, including seven children, and wounding another 17, i…
    - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
  • Civil Society Letter to Heads of State and Government on EU Response to the Refugee Crisis
    Dear Heads of State and Government,We are civil society organisations, which are supported, collectively, by hundreds of thousands of people across Europe, working with those less fortunate to alleviate poverty, provide essential aid and defend peop…
    - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -

Irish Examiner

  • Abolition of training rates of pay urged

    Abolition of training rates of pay urged

    The Low Pay Commission has recommended abolishing training rates of pay and say rates of pay for youth should be graded by age until they achieve the level of the national minimum wage.
    - 21 Feb 18, 7:00pm -
  • HSE made man’s partner feel culpable for death

    HSE made man’s partner feel culpable for death

    The HSE made the partner of an elderly man feel culpable for his “predictable and preventable death” within 30 minutes of transfer from hospital to a nursing home, even though she had no input into the decision to move him.
    - 21 Feb 18, 7:00pm -
  • Tunisia attack victim looked ‘like she was lying in the sun’

    Tunisia attack victim looked ‘like she was lying in the sun’

    The husband of one of three Irish victims of the 2015 Tunisia terrorism attack has told an inquest into their deaths how he found his wife lying on the beach “with her head to one side as if she was lying in the sun”.
    - 21 Feb 18, 7:00pm -
  • UCC scientists develop system to clean up fish farms and feed stock

    UCC scientists develop system to clean up fish farms and feed stock

    Algae and duckweed could clean up fish-farm pollution and be used to feed the stock at the same time under a project being undertaken by scientists at UCC.
    - 21 Feb 18, 7:00pm -
  • Impasse on loan sale to vulture funds

    Impasse on loan sale to vulture funds

    Struggling mortgage holders must be offered debt write-downs instead of so-called foreign vulture funds, Paschal Donohoe has been told.
    - 21 Feb 18, 7:00pm -
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