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Taxi

# taxi - Wednesday 9 April, 2014

From The Score Neymar gives a masterclass in the art of nutmegging Tekkers

Neymar gives a masterclass in the art of nutmegging

That is downright cheeky from Barcelona’s Brazilian wonder.

# taxi - Wednesday 2 April, 2014

Taxi drivers to face geography tests and tax monitoring under new clampdown

Operation Taximeter will also see stamp 2 Visa holders come under scrutiny.

# taxi - Monday 31 March, 2014

Gardaí appeal for sightings of bleeding man after last night’s explosion in Dublin

It’s believed the man got a taxi after the explosion.

# taxi - Friday 7 March, 2014

From The Daily Edge This people-powered taxi prank had Irish passengers totally fooled Taxi

# taxi - Monday 3 March, 2014

From Business ETC Ireland is the first country to see near nationwide coverage for Hailo taxis I CAN SEE YOUR HAILO

Ireland is the first country to see near nationwide coverage for Hailo taxis

The service is now live in 25 new towns across the country.

# taxi - Thursday 20 February, 2014

Stolen taxi returned to father of three

A reader of TheJournal.ie got in touch to say he spotted the car and contacted the gardaí.

# taxi - Monday 17 February, 2014

300 taxi drivers protest in Dublin city over ads, parking and too many taxis

They said that they are concerned about the affects that the taxi regulations are having on their livelihood.

# taxi - Friday 7 February, 2014

From The Daily Edge One Direction are getting free rides for a year… It’s The Dredge World Of Celebs

# taxi - Thursday 30 January, 2014

Gardaí find €56k worth of drugs in taxi

Two men were arrested and are being detained by gardaí.

# taxi - Wednesday 15 January, 2014

Taxi drivers to hold rally outside the Dáil

Drivers are opposed to proposed reforms being considered by the government.

# taxi - Saturday 11 January, 2014

Gardaí appeal for information from taxi drivers in ‘suspicious’ Finglas body discovery

It is believed that a house party was taking place in the apartment last night, with the body of a man found

# taxi - Saturday 28 December, 2013

Watch: ‘The Labour presence in transport has been important,’ – Alan Kelly.

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‘There are people driving taxis who shouldn’t be,’ – Alan Kelly

The Minister for Public Transport says that the overhaul of taxis industry has made the industry “unrecognisable”.

# taxi - Wednesday 13 November, 2013

From The Daily Edge Man arrested for attacking taxi with didgeridoo Didge

Man arrested for attacking taxi with didgeridoo

He dented it, allegedly.

# taxi - Thursday 7 November, 2013

From The Daily Edge Driver attempts hit and run, hits 5 cars in the process Smooth Criminal

# taxi - Wednesday 6 November, 2013

Gardaí investigating crash between Fire Brigade vehicle and taxi

The ‘ladder engine’ will be off the road for a number of weeks as repairs are carried out.

# taxi - Friday 11 October, 2013

From The Daily Edge Woman too drunk to get out of car calls 911

Woman too drunk to get out of car calls 911

Responsible drink driving?

# taxi - Wednesday 25 September, 2013

Biggest ever review of taxi regulation to be discussed in Oireachtas

An Oireachtas sub-Committee will discuss 103 amendments to the proposed taxi regulation law, which will see a shake-up of the industry.

# taxi - Wednesday 21 August, 2013

Three arrested over taking of taxi and assault of driver

Witnesses are sought to the incident, which occurred in the early hours of this morning.

# taxi - Sunday 18 August, 2013

Taxi drivers ‘badly’ needed for this year’s special children’s outing

The event has been running in Dublin since 1960, offering a fun day out every year for children with special needs.

# taxi - Sunday 11 August, 2013

Man told woman he’d help her find a taxi – then assaulted her

Detectives are appealing for witnesses following the report of a serious assault.

# taxi - Wednesday 7 August, 2013

Taxi driver whose car was hijacked speaks of “deep sympathy” for crash victims’ families

Matthew Ilori’s taxi was stolen at knifepoint at the weekend. Moments later, two men in their 20s died when the car crashed at speed into a bridge on the Dublin quays.

# taxi - Tuesday 6 August, 2013

Here Is What Happened Today: Tuesday

Everyone’s talking about the end of the Dublin Bus strike, the court ruling against Seán Quinn and family and a tragedy in Canada in which two children were killed by an escaped snake.

Second man dies as a result of stolen taxi crash

The car crashed into a lock bridge close to the Convention Centre in the early hours of yesterday morning.

# taxi - Monday 22 July, 2013

Police investigate as woman dies after travelling to UK for abortion

The 32-year-old woman suffered complications in a taxi after the procedure and died in a London hospital shortly afterwards.

# taxi - Friday 10 May, 2013

Five arrests after gang armed with hammers rob Dublin jewellery shop

The gang threatened staff and smashed up the shop, causing extensive damage.

# taxi - Sunday 24 March, 2013

Two held after cocaine seized from taxi in Cork

Two people are being questioned by gardaí in Cork following the seizure in Glanmire yesterday afternoon.

# taxi - Thursday 21 March, 2013

RTÉ corrects reports that it spent €360,000 on taxi fares

The public broadcaster actually only spent €269,298 on taxis last year, it says…

# taxi - Thursday 28 February, 2013

New app lets you verify your taxi driver

The Taxi Driver Check smartphone app is from the National Transport Authority and lets you check the licence details of the vehicle and driver – and see an ID photo.

# taxi - Thursday 14 February, 2013

Man convicted of the 1973 sectarian murder of Eileen Doherty in Belfast

Eileen, 19, was shot by gunmen who hijacked a taxi she was taking home from the Ormeau Road to Andersonstown in September 40 years ago.

# taxi - Monday 28 January, 2013

Two arrested in Limerick after taxi hijacking

A taxi driver was threatened by two men with a knife on Saturday night.

# taxi - Wednesday 23 January, 2013

I won’t choose taxis driven by a foreign driver, says Fianna Fáil Senator

Pascal Mooney apologised for his comments after he told the Seanad that “obvious non-national” drivers often don’t know directions around Dublin city.

Taxi bill would “remove serious criminals” from sector

The bill is being proposed by Public Transport Minister Alan Kelly and would also bring in CCTV on taxi ranks.

# taxi - Monday 17 December, 2012

The 9 at 9: Monday

Every morning, TheJournal.ie brings you the nine things you need to know as you kick off your day.

From Business ETC Taxis will have to take shortest route under proposed laws Taxi

Taxis will have to take shortest route under proposed laws

The proposed bill would also mean that people found guilty of certain offences would be automatically disqualified from holding a taxi licence.

# taxi - Monday 3 December, 2012

500 taxi drivers protest in Dublin city centre

Tiomanai Tacsai Na HEireann wants the government to enter into discussion with them before they implement their key actions on the future of taxi regulation.

# taxi - Wednesday 28 November, 2012

Blood Bikers zoom in to help patients in the West

The bikers work as an emergency rider voluntary service that transports blood, patient records and other urgently-needed items between hospitals in the Western region.

# taxi - Tuesday 27 November, 2012

Taxi drivers to protest review of fare structure

A group representing drivers said business over the last year has decreased already as people have less disposable income.

# taxi - Friday 23 November, 2012

Taxi hijacked at gunpoint in College Green bank robbery Bank Raid This post contains images

Taxi hijacked at gunpoint in College Green bank robbery

Two robbers hailed a taxi after armed raid on city centre Bank of Ireland branch.

# taxi - Thursday 22 November, 2012

Irish man jailed for alleged Dubai taxi romp

The man and a British woman were accused of removing clothing and fondling each other in the cab.

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