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Friday 20 May, 2011

Thursday 19 May, 2011

Obama to hold an outdoor rally at College Green
# Obama Visit
# Obama Visit

Obama to hold an outdoor rally at College Green

May 19th 2011, 10:40 AM 1,976 Views 0 Comments

Plans for the visit of the US President are beginning to take shape – he’s expected to speak for 15 or 20 minutes to a crowd at College Green on Monday evening.

Poll: Are some rape cases more serious than others?
# Poll
# Poll

Poll: Are some rape cases more serious than others?

May 19th 2011, 10:01 AM 1,888 Views 0 Comments

The British Justice Secretary is under fire for implying that date rape is less serious than rape by a stranger. What’s your view?

Wednesday 18 May, 2011

Starbucks sued for firing woman because she was a dwarf
# Dwarfism
# Dwarfism

Starbucks sued for firing woman because she was a dwarf

May 18th 2011, 11:27 AM 1,079 Views 0 Comments

Elsa Sallard asked for a stool to stand on – and was promptly fired, the suit claims.

Named: the mother of Arnold Schwarzenegger's child
# Schwarznegger
From The Daily Edge
# Schwarznegger

Named: the mother of Arnold Schwarzenegger's child

May 18th 2011, 10:26 AM 2,573 Views 0 Comments

Is it just us, or does she bear a startling resemblance to the governator himself?

Poll: Should the Queen apologise?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should the Queen apologise?

May 18th 2011, 9:42 AM 6,891 Views 0 Comments

The Queen will make the only speech of her Irish visit this evening. Do you think the word ‘sorry’ needs to feature in it?

Former deputy mayor of Derry targeted in an arson attack
# Arson Attack
# Arson Attack

Former deputy mayor of Derry targeted in an arson attack

May 18th 2011, 9:20 AM 458 Views 0 Comments

His son is a Catholic police officer.

Friday 13 May, 2011

We need to talk about childbirth - it's murder, says Tilda Swinton
# Childbirth
From The Daily Edge
# Childbirth

We need to talk about childbirth - it's murder, says Tilda Swinton

May 13th 2011, 9:01 AM 2,461 Views 4 Comments

Star of We Need To Talk About Kevin stokes controversy by claiming childbirth is “violent” and “murderous”.

Wednesday 11 May, 2011

Poll: Are you concerned about online privacy breaches?
# Poll
# Poll

Poll: Are you concerned about online privacy breaches?

May 11th 2011, 9:40 AM 2,074 Views 9 Comments

Facebook is the latest in a long line of companies to admit users’ personal data has been compromised. Do you care?

After 2 years on the run, Irish "Ho Hum Bandit" was shopped by his ex
# Love Hurts
# Love Hurts

After 2 years on the run, Irish "Ho Hum Bandit" was shopped by his ex

May 11th 2011, 9:01 AM 5,443 Views 0 Comments

He apparently thought he might win her back if he showed her his photo on the FBI’s Most Wanted list. Bless.

Tuesday 10 May, 2011

Madeleine: Who could have taken her?
# Madeleine
# Madeleine

Madeleine: Who could have taken her?

May 10th 2011, 12:55 PM 3,821 Views 0 Comments

Four years on from Madeleine McCann’s disappearance, a chilling picture of police incompetence and paedophile activity in the Algarve emerges in a new book by her mother.

Friday 6 May, 2011

Poll: Should the bin Laden photos be released?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should the bin Laden photos be released?

May 6th 2011, 9:16 AM 3,401 Views 27 Comments

The US is split over whether the photos of a dead bin Laden should be released. What’s your view?

Thursday 5 May, 2011

Poll: Have house prices REALLY hit rock bottom?
# Poll
# Poll

Poll: Have house prices REALLY hit rock bottom?

May 5th 2011, 8:45 AM 5,494 Views 0 Comments

A report by credit ratings agency Standard & Poor’s has good news and bad news about Irish property prices. But what do you think?

Wednesday 4 May, 2011

Poll: Was the killing of an unarmed bin Laden justified?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Was the killing of an unarmed bin Laden justified?

May 4th 2011, 9:14 AM 8,264 Views 0 Comments

Osama bin Laden was unarmed when he was killed by US forces – and he may have been shot in front of his 12-year-old daughter. Do you think the act was justified, regardless of the circumstances?

Tuesday 3 May, 2011

Bin Laden: Not exactly a neighbour from hell
# Abbottabad
# Abbottabad

Bin Laden: Not exactly a neighbour from hell

May 3rd 2011, 2:10 PM 2,339 Views 0 Comments

When local kids hit cricket balls into his compound, he wouldn’t give them back – but offered the children money instead. That’s just one of the intriguing pictures to emerge of life in Abbottabad.

Écoute le pitter patter! France's first lady fuels pregnancy rumours
# Rumours
From The Daily Edge
# Rumours

Écoute le pitter patter! France's first lady fuels pregnancy rumours

May 3rd 2011, 1:26 PM 1,342 Views 0 Comments

“I would certainly like to talk to you, woman to woman..I would love to speak about it,” the French first lady admits, as a magazine claims she’s expecting twins.

Thursday 28 April, 2011

Poll: Which of these professions do you trust least?
# Poll
# Poll

Poll: Which of these professions do you trust least?

Apr 28th 2011, 9:57 AM 6,293 Views 0 Comments

A new poll reveals doctors are the most trusted profession. But which profession do you trust least?

HSE sympathy for family of Monaghan woman who died in childbirth
# Tragic
# Tragic

HSE sympathy for family of Monaghan woman who died in childbirth

Apr 28th 2011, 9:32 AM 1,359 Views 0 Comments

The 39-year-old died at Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital, moments before giving birth to a healthy daughter.

Irish women are older than ever giving birth
# Irish Mothers
# Irish Mothers

Irish women are older than ever giving birth

Apr 28th 2011, 8:51 AM 1,125 Views 0 Comments

But the good news is that we’re having more babies than we were a decade ago.

Wednesday 27 April, 2011

Middletons accused of cashing in on daughter's wedding
# Royal Wedding
From The Daily Edge
# Royal Wedding

Middletons accused of cashing in on daughter's wedding

Apr 27th 2011, 11:10 AM 2,620 Views 0 Comments

Kate’s parents are accused of trying to cash in on their daughter’s wedding as their website flogs a special Street Party kit. But what do you think?

Poll: Should the state be funding private schools?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should the state be funding private schools?

Apr 27th 2011, 9:49 AM 5,525 Views 55 Comments

Members of one teachers’ union say the state funding of private schools is “shameful”. What’s your view?

Knees-up! Mrs Brown confounds critics with a Bafta nomination
# Gobsmacked
From The Daily Edge
# Gobsmacked

Knees-up! Mrs Brown confounds critics with a Bafta nomination

Apr 27th 2011, 9:27 AM 1,705 Views 0 Comments

Brendan O’Carroll is gobsmacked – along with many of his critics – after Mrs Brown’s Boys gets the nod from the prestigious Baftas.

Tuesday 26 April, 2011

Two royal weddings, 30 years apart...But how much will have changed?
# Royal Wedding
# Royal Wedding

Two royal weddings, 30 years apart...But how much will have changed?

Apr 26th 2011, 1:29 PM 4,490 Views 0 Comments

All eyes will be primed on Friday for echoes of that other royal wedding. We’ve already spotted some similarities….and quite a few differences.

Thursday 21 April, 2011

Poll: iPhone surveillance. Do you care?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: iPhone surveillance. Do you care?

Apr 21st 2011, 9:44 AM 6,119 Views 0 Comments

Reports today reveal that a secret chip hidden inside Apple’s iPhone is tracking and recording the movements of owners. But would it stop you using an iPhone?

Smile! Your iPhone's watching you...
# Big Brother
# Big Brother

Smile! Your iPhone's watching you...

Apr 21st 2011, 9:20 AM 3,701 Views 0 Comments

Two data scientists have uncovered a secret tracking application hidden inside your iPhone.

Suncream, check. Chocolate, check. Smile, check.
# Weather
# Weather

Suncream, check. Chocolate, check. Smile, check.

Apr 21st 2011, 8:48 AM 704 Views 0 Comments

We’re set for a (mostly) dry and sunny Easter weekend.

Wednesday 20 April, 2011

Cardinal Sean Brady invited to wedding of William and Kate
Live Apr 20th 2011, 1:08 PM

Cardinal Sean Brady invited to wedding of William and Kate

Man witnesses girlfriend's murder from 11,000 miles
Live Apr 20th 2011, 9:40 AM

Man witnesses girlfriend's murder from 11,000 miles

Poll: Who do you hold accountable for the banking crisis?
Live Apr 20th 2011, 8:57 AM

Poll: Who do you hold accountable for the banking crisis?

The 9 at 9: Wednesday
Live Apr 20th 2011, 8:17 AM

The 9 at 9: Wednesday