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Dublin: 12 °C Saturday 25 October, 2014

Today’s News

Opinion: The ‘frozen eggs’ debate is really a societal issue – don’t vilify corporations over it

Nowadays it’s seen as quite normal to have kids in your late 30s… but many women still want to start a family earlier.

‘Incoherent gibberish’: Here are the winners and losers from the political week House Of Cards This post contains a poll

‘Incoherent gibberish’: Here are the winners and losers from the political week

In which Sinn Féin was under pressure, John Tierney survived and a Labour TD admitting to going missing for a vote…

An overturned car is causing major delays at Mitchelstown

The single vehicle crash is now being cleared.

From The Daily Edge Can You Guess Which Celebrity is Older? How Old?

Can You Guess Which Celebrity is Older?

Get your guessing hat on.

Limerick protesters plan to burn Irish Water forms to give Government a ‘Halloween scare’

It’s estimated that approximately 6,000 turned out to protest against the charges.

From The Score As it happened: Real Madrid vs Barcelona, El Clasico Minute-by-Minute

As it happened: Real Madrid vs Barcelona, El Clasico

Luis Suarez is making his debut in the most exciting circumstances.

DART users face disruptions today and tomorrow

It’s all because of major engineering works.

How many children were sent to detention schools this year?

There are three such institutions in Ireland, all based in Dublin.

Gerry Adams: ‘Sinn Féin has not covered up abuse at any level’

The Sinn Féin President said he never doubted that Mairia Cahill suffered abuse.

From Business ETC 7 technologies that will change sex forever Wow

7 technologies that will change sex forever

The fantastical is closer than you think.

Transplants using ‘dead hearts’ have been performed in Australia

So far three people have received hearts in this way.

Five questions that everyone has about Ebola

Where did it come from? And how can it be overcome?

What are all those buildings in the Phoenix Park?

It’s massive, but what are all those buildings?

Woman arrested after young woman attacked in Limerick

Gardaí have now launched an investigation.

Galway County Council calls on Government to suspend water charges

The motion was put forward by Independent Councillor James Charity.

From The Score Ulster’s European hopes take major blow with home defeat to Toulon Battered

Ulster’s European hopes take major blow with home defeat to Toulon

The two-time Heineken Cup champions were in imposing form as Ulster disappointed at Kingspan Stadium.

Temple Bar’s cobbled streets under threat as women wearing stilettos can’t walk on them

The chairman of Fáilte Ireland said it is a practical problem that needs fixing.

Dallas nurse cured of Ebola receives hug from Obama

President Obama is trying to stem public fear about the disease, stating that people must be guided by science.

Debate Room: Should Ched Evans be allowed to return to professional football?

We asked two commentators to give their views on the issue…

From The Daily Edge 13 Halloween costumes for exceptionally lazy people Lazy Town

13 Halloween costumes for exceptionally lazy people

Hey, we never said ‘good’.

From The Score As it happened: Ulster v Toulon, Champions Cup Liveblog

As it happened: Ulster v Toulon, Champions Cup

Only the back-to-back champions stood between Ulster and victory today, so we went minute-by-minute from Ravenhill.

From The Daily Edge No, it’s not just you, Twitter is down R U Ok Twitter

No, it’s not just you, Twitter is down

The Wichita timeline….

Gardaí are looking for this man in relation to a sexual assault in west Dublin

The woman in her 30s was walking in Carpenterstown Park at 7.30am.

From Business ETC 5 apps worth downloading this week Pick Me

5 apps worth downloading this week

Featuring: a new game from the makers of Angry Birds, a portal for borrowing e-Books from your local library, and a brand new old-school chat room.

The Guarantee: A movie we know ends in tears, but compellingly captures an important part of Irish history

On September 29, 2008, one decision changed Ireland’s path.

Top comments of the week

Did you make the cut?

From Business ETC Here are a few things businesses can learn from Google’s Consumer Barometer (for free) No Pressure

Here are a few things businesses can learn from Google’s Consumer Barometer (for free)

So Google knows almost everything about how you shop, which is a bit creepy really…

Nobody knows what will happen if Boko Haram does release kidnapped schoolgirls

There are still 219 girls missing from their hometown of Chibok.

Man killed in housing estate shooting, two men and woman arrested

Police are appealing for witnesses.

Here’s how learning to cook has helped people move out of homelessness

Cork Simon Community has just begun its latest culinary operations course in Cork.

John Gilligan’s former estate back in business as elite showjumping centre

The site has been refurbished and is holding qualifiers for the Irish Masters this weekend.

From The Daily Edge 14 weekend transport struggles every student will understand Public Transport

14 weekend transport struggles every student will understand

People placing their bags on the aisle seat :|

This artist wants women to wear their period stains all over them

Chella Quint’s very unique campaign encourages young girls to be less self conscious about menstruation by “reclaiming the stain”.

Poll: Should people who share nude or sexual content of their exes online be jailed? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should people who share nude or sexual content of their exes online be jailed?

England, Wales and Scotland all have plans underway to deal with the issue.

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Catch up as you wake up.

This video teaching bartenders how to deal with under-age customers is intentionally hilarious

“You’re an a*******. You’re a F****** A*******.”

Extra gardaí will help in fight against “real and persistent” dissident threat

Frances Fitzgerald said that extra funding for the force would help put groups “out of business”.

From Business ETC Minister Bruton is going to the US to explain the death of the ‘Double Irish’ tax loophole Corporation Tax

Minister Bruton is going to the US to explain the death of the ‘Double Irish’ tax loophole

He is also meeting over 17 companies in a hope to drum up some jobs in Ireland.

Aaron McKenna: Has ‘success’ become a dirty word? Tax

Aaron McKenna: Has ‘success’ become a dirty word?

Envying the successful is not a viable tax policy – it is a disincentive to honest, hard work.

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