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#Good News

# good-news - Wednesday 22 April, 2015

‘We’ll cut them again in a month or two’ – AIB chief on mortgage rates

David Duffy was in front of the Oireachtas Finance Committee today, although it didn’t seem like too much of an ordeal for him…

# good-news - Monday 30 March, 2015

From The42 Tipperary teen footballer in ‘good spirits’ following worrying neck injury against Sligo Good News

Tipperary teen footballer in ‘good spirits’ following worrying neck injury against Sligo

Over 92 minutes were played in Tipp v Sligo yesterday.

# good-news - Tuesday 3 March, 2015

Getting an NCT soon? 24-hour testing among changes to speed it up

More staff and new lanes are also coming on stream.

# good-news - Saturday 28 February, 2015

Lucy O’Connor receives medical card after mother’s battle with HSE

The nine-year-old cancer patient had been denied a discretionary medical card.

# good-news - Friday 27 February, 2015

Castles for everyone: Airbnb to create 200 jobs in Dublin

The roles will be based in Dublin.

# good-news - Monday 23 February, 2015

Looking for work? ESB is hiring 300 apprentices

They will be taken on over the next five years.

# good-news - Friday 6 February, 2015

Garda shot in New Orleans is ‘on the mend’

Brian Hanrahan is waiting for doctors to allow him to fly home.

# good-news - Friday 23 January, 2015

From Business ETC Good news: Dublin-based company confirms 100 new jobs Jobswatch

Good news: Dublin-based company confirms 100 new jobs

The company has “an immediate requirement” for software developers, system architects and project managers.

# good-news - Wednesday 21 January, 2015

Barack Obama’s State of the Union address last night was unexpectedly feisty

The President’s speech was an attempt to sell a story of a national economy emerging from the “shadow of crisis”.

# good-news - Friday 16 January, 2015

Makers of knee implants and the Zimmer frame to create 250 jobs in Galway

It will be the company’s second Irish operation.

# good-news - Tuesday 6 January, 2015

From The42 Keith Earls and James Cronin back in Munster training, targeting return against Saracens Good News

Keith Earls and James Cronin back in Munster training, targeting return against Saracens

The wing and the prop took part in limited training today and might even be fit enough to face Zebre this weekend.

# good-news - Thursday 25 December, 2014

The moments that made us smile in Ireland this year

One of the world’s better small-island nations.

# good-news - Tuesday 23 December, 2014

From The42 Sean O’Brien and Cian Healy should be back playing rugby in the next month or so Good News

# good-news - Monday 22 December, 2014

Some good news for a change: A funding deal means Childline can stay open 24-hours

The service had warned it would have to close during nighttime hours, unless essential funding could be raised.

# good-news - Saturday 20 December, 2014

From The42 Ali Carter has been given the all-clear from lung cancer Good News

Ali Carter has been given the all-clear from lung cancer

The 35-year-old began chemotherapy in May.

# good-news - Sunday 14 December, 2014

‘I’m still pinching myself’: Two weeks ago, Tony was homeless. Now he’s working

Listen to Tony’s incredible story, in his own words.

# good-news - Wednesday 3 December, 2014

From The42 Rooney and Di Maria injuries ‘not so serious’ – Van Gaal Boost

Rooney and Di Maria injuries ‘not so serious’ – Van Gaal

The Manchester United boss revealed the good news after their win over Stoke.

# good-news - Sunday 30 November, 2014

From The42 Hospital treating Pele say Brazil legend taken off intensive treatment Good News

Hospital treating Pele say Brazil legend taken off intensive treatment

The 74-year-old is said to be ‘doing well.’

# good-news - Friday 21 November, 2014

From The42 Van Gaal says Blind ‘not out for six months’ but length of lay-off still unclear Good News

Van Gaal says Blind ‘not out for six months’ but length of lay-off still unclear

The injury to the midfielder is not as bad as first thought.

# good-news - Tuesday 11 November, 2014

Zero… That’s how many Ebola patients are being treated right now at one centre in Liberia

Progress is being made in the battle against the disease in the African nation. Another 250-bed centre is treating around 50 patients.

# good-news - Sunday 9 November, 2014

From The42 Jonathan Walters has just doubled Stoke’s lead at White Hart Lane Good News

Jonathan Walters has just doubled Stoke’s lead at White Hart Lane

The Potters are currently 2-0 up.

# good-news - Monday 20 October, 2014

From Business ETC Almost 500 jobs on the way for Dungloe, Donegal Jobs Watch

Almost 500 jobs on the way for Dungloe, Donegal

Randox Teoranta is investing €25 million in its plant in the town.

# good-news - Wednesday 15 October, 2014

They said they’d be cutting taxes and they have. Here’s where the savings are:

After all those kites, here’s the meat of what’s being brought in by the coalition….

# good-news - Saturday 4 October, 2014

# good-news - Thursday 4 September, 2014

From The42 Here’s how Twitter reacted to the news that Sexton is coming home Welcome Back

Here’s how Twitter reacted to the news that Sexton is coming home

There was plenty of happiness on the social media network as the transfer was confirmed.

# good-news - Wednesday 23 July, 2014

“Less cutbacks, less tax increases” needed for Budget 2015 — Noonan

Michael Noonan and Brendan Howlin say we’ll need less of an adjustment than initially thought… But it’s too soon to say how much less.

# good-news - Saturday 19 July, 2014

‘Tiny Dancer’ Lily-Mae is now officially 9 months cancer free

Great news for the 5-year-old.

# good-news - Thursday 3 July, 2014

From Business ETC Carphone Warehouse’s new mobile network to create 50 new jobs Employment

Carphone Warehouse’s new mobile network to create 50 new jobs

Carphone Warehouse is launching a new mobile network next year.

# good-news - Friday 27 June, 2014

‘Wonderful news’: Ronan gets medical card back after ‘exhausting’ campaign

Ronan Woodhouse will receive the card within the next seven to 10 days, his mother said.

# good-news - Thursday 19 June, 2014

From The42 15 months on from his fall, paralysed jockey JT McNamara returns home Good News

15 months on from his fall, paralysed jockey JT McNamara returns home

The 37-year-old has released a statement to thank those who supported him and his family over the past year.

# good-news - Thursday 22 May, 2014

From The Daily Edge Wedding rings found in Wicklow car park 12 years ago returned to owner Love And Marriage

# good-news - Monday 28 April, 2014

From The Daily Edge 7 times in your life when you shouldn’t care what anyone thinks of you I Don't Care

7 times in your life when you shouldn’t care what anyone thinks of you

Because sometimes you just shouldn’t give a hoot.

# good-news - Wednesday 5 February, 2014

Another drop in Live Register numbers, unemployment at 12.3 per cent

Some good news for the Government this morning.

# good-news - Saturday 25 January, 2014

Good news (and bad) for coalition as opinion polls give contrasting takes

The ‘state of the parties’ is a little unclear this weekend…

# good-news - Thursday 23 January, 2014

From The Daily Edge Dublin’s ‘Prince Charming’ reunites schoolgirl with lost phone Good News This post contains a poll

Dublin’s ‘Prince Charming’ reunites schoolgirl with lost phone

Would you do this if you found an iPhone on the street?

# good-news - Monday 20 January, 2014

From The Daily Edge 11 uplifting moments to brighten up your Blue Monday Blue Monday

11 uplifting moments to brighten up your Blue Monday

It’s not ALL bad.

# good-news - Monday 13 January, 2014

Dog named Fionn who was left to die under a pile of rubbish to be rehomed

Fionn was sent to Dublin to have an operation on his skull over Christmas.

# good-news - Thursday 19 December, 2013

From The42 Casement Park gets green light for redevelopment into 38,000 all-seater stadium Good News

Casement Park gets green light for redevelopment into 38,000 all-seater stadium

GAA Director-General Paraic Duffy described it as a ‘red letter’ day for Ulster.

# good-news - Sunday 15 December, 2013

Column: This “Ireland as a success story” rhetoric is based on empty spin

The Troika itself isn’t going anywhere. They will continue to dictate austerity for years to come, writes Paul Murphy.

# good-news - Saturday 14 December, 2013

Cork twins appeal smashes target, despite a setback

The girls’ mother thanked TheJournal.ie readers for their generosity, as the twins prepare for their surgery in London.

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