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Dublin: 6 °C Saturday 29 November, 2014

Irish - Today’s News

From The Daily Edge As it happened: The Late Late Toy Show 2014 The Toy Show

As it happened: The Late Late Toy Show 2014

It’s all over for another year!

Irish - Yesterday’s News

Here’s What Happened Today: Friday

Everyone’s been talking about the death of an Ireland rugby great, Iris Robinson, loose pigs and ‘Black Friday’.

From Business ETC The Universal Social Charge isn’t going anywhere – Noonan Debt And Taxes

The Universal Social Charge isn’t going anywhere – Noonan

Michael Noonan says it’s here for the “foreseeable future”.

This pub is having free Christmas dinner for people who can’t make it home

“I don’t think anyone in Dublin has ever done something so awesome.”

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From The Score Dramatic finish sees Munster secure nervy one-point victory over Ulster Comeback

Dramatic finish sees Munster secure nervy one-point victory over Ulster

The hosts endured a bad start, going 12-0 down, before 21 unanswered points put them in the driving seat.

This politician wants a Portland-style bike route through south Dublin

Introducing: your friendly “neighbourhood greenway.”

From The Score We’ll Leave It There So: Ireland mourns Jack Kyle, Keane leaves Villa and all today’s sport Friday

We’ll Leave It There So: Ireland mourns Jack Kyle, Keane leaves Villa and all today’s sport

We also have updates on Rory McIlroy and the Pro12 team news.

Realistic-looking dead foxes used to confront shoppers on issue of fur farming

In case you saw them from across the street earlier, and were wondering what was going on.

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From The Score Know your sport? Take our weekly quiz It's Quizness Time

Know your sport? Take our weekly quiz

How much attention were you paying to the week’s sporting event?

From The Daily Edge 9 wonderful Toy Show memories and rituals Pyjamas On

9 wonderful Toy Show memories and rituals

A childhood institution.

The 5 at 5: Friday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

Calls for new law to ‘call child pornography what it is’ – child abuse

“It’s time to get tough with these people.”

There are pigs on the loose near Barack Obama Plaza

Take care if you’re heading past Moneygall on the M7…

Here’s everything that’s going to happen in 2015…

… according to the Old Moore’s Almanac.

Grand mild out, isn’t it? … Well, here’s what Dublin looked like — four years ago

The snows started falling on this day four years ago, capping what was the coldest November period on record and heralding the start of the ‘Big Freeze’.

From The Score Seán Óg Ó hAilpín hangs up his boots after glittering career with club and country Turas Fada

Seán Óg Ó hAilpín hangs up his boots after glittering career with club and country

The Na Piarsaigh’s clubman made the announcement on Off the Ball last night.

From The Daily Edge Black Friday has gone bonkers in Britain, and this is what it looks like Black Friday

600,000 dodgy Marlboro cigarettes found hidden under flip-flops

They were hidden in a crate of “safety footwear.”

Clubhouse at Dunmore East Golf Club completely gutted by overnight fire

Three fire brigade units attended the fire.

From Business ETC The Briefcase: Black Friday, Europe vs Google and sweet broadband dreams Inbox Me

Today’s top stories in 6 seconds

Don’t have time to mull over the news? Here’s everything you need to know.

From The Daily Edge The Unofficial Late Late Toy Show Drinking Game Toy Show

The Unofficial Late Late Toy Show Drinking Game

It’s that time of year again.

From Business ETC Twitter is now keeping track of the apps you download – and it’s all because of ads Tailored

Twitter is now keeping track of the apps you download – and it’s all because of ads

Users will be able to opt of the scheme that tracks which other apps are downloaded.

Army almost called in to protect banks during the crisis

Simon Coveney said the country was “bust”.

Remember this inspiring little boy? He’ll be on the Toy Show tonight

We first told you about Quaid Cleland and his campaign to get Ireland using sign language back in August.

From The Score Ireland’s Grand Slam winner Dr Jack Kyle dies aged 88 RIP

Ireland’s Grand Slam winner Dr Jack Kyle dies aged 88

The legendary out-half won 46 international caps and six for the Lions.

NI minister to change law after revelation about 35,000 water meters

The meters have been installed in new homes since 2007 despite assurances from the government that domestic water charges would not be introduced.

From Business ETC Most people around the world think the internet is a human right Human Rights

Most people around the world think the internet is a human right

This comes as part of a new study by the Centre for International Governance Innovation.

From Business ETC Enda Kenny promises to cut income tax… if he’s re-elected I WILL I SWEAR

Enda Kenny promises to cut income tax… if he’s re-elected

He pledged to cut the marginal tax rate to 51%.

From The Daily Edge Russell Brand is backing a water charges protest in Limerick Water Protest

Russell Brand is backing a water charges protest in Limerick

He hasn’t forgotten about us, you know.

Toddler attacked by tapir in Dublin Zoo ‘lucky not to be infected’

The zoo was forced to pay €5,000 to charity after the attack.

From Business ETC Eircom has the biggest fibre network in Ireland – but customers are slow to get on board Broadband Wars

Eircom has the biggest fibre network in Ireland – but customers are slow to get on board

The company’s revenue is still going down, although not as fast as before.

From The Score Roy Keane steps down as assistant at Aston Villa to focus on Ireland Club V Country

Roy Keane steps down as assistant at Aston Villa to focus on Ireland

“It isn’t fair to either Villa or Ireland,” says Keane.

The 9 at 9: Friday

Catch up as you wake up

Teachers aren’t backing down – they’re going to strike on Tuesday

The ASTI says they need more movement from Education Minister Jan O’Sullivan.

Poll: Are you shopping online for Christmas? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Are you shopping online for Christmas?

Lots of Irish people will be Christmas shopping online this Monday – will you be one of them?

Six arrested after bust-up at wedding in Kerry hotel

They will appear in court next week.

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