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Wednesday 8 August, 2018

Appeal after two adult falcons killed while trying to incubate eggs
# Cooley Mountains
# Cooley Mountains

Appeal after two adult falcons killed while trying to incubate eggs

Aug 8th 2018, 2:58 PM 20,024 Views 39 Comments

Forensic and other evidence is being gathered.

A foul smell in a chipping room, no staff toilet and rodent droppings on shelf - 15 food businesses hit with orders
# Food Safety
# Food Safety

A foul smell in a chipping room, no staff toilet and rodent droppings on shelf - 15 food businesses hit with orders

Aug 8th 2018, 11:45 AM 87,038 Views 48 Comments

The number was called “alarming”.

Tuesday 7 August, 2018

€1.5 million announced by Ross is new 'windfall' funding
# Sports
# Sports

€1.5 million announced by Ross is new 'windfall' funding

Aug 7th 2018, 6:20 PM 17,170 Views 31 Comments

Questions had been asked about where the funding had come from.

Monday 6 August, 2018

Phoenix Park gates being 'restored and conserved' ahead of the Pope's visit
# Gates
# Gates

Phoenix Park gates being 'restored and conserved' ahead of the Pope's visit

Aug 6th 2018, 9:00 AM 25,294 Views 72 Comments

The gates have been taken down.

Sunday 5 August, 2018

Mass on the day of the Pope's visit 'a decision for individual parishes'
# Mass Appeal
# Mass Appeal

Mass on the day of the Pope's visit 'a decision for individual parishes'

Aug 5th 2018, 8:30 AM 15,842 Views 61 Comments

“Those decisions will be made depending on resources available to them.”

Saturday 4 August, 2018

Quiz: Can you finish these Irish movie quotes?
# Quiz
# Quiz

Quiz: Can you finish these Irish movie quotes?

Aug 4th 2018, 8:30 PM 48,560 Views 18 Comments

Test yourself.

Turkeys, pineapples and artichokes - researchers want to know what Irish people ate hundreds of years ago
# Eat Up
# Eat Up

Turkeys, pineapples and artichokes - researchers want to know what Irish people ate hundreds of years ago

Aug 4th 2018, 8:15 AM 12,222 Views 21 Comments

Funding has been approved.

Friday 3 August, 2018

Woman found dead at Galway direct provision centre
# Direct Provision
# Direct Provision

Woman found dead at Galway direct provision centre

Aug 3rd 2018, 6:27 PM 53,858 Views 30 Comments

The circumstances of the death are unknown.

Grandparent grant a 'novel idea that can be thrashed out' - Ross
# Childminding
# Childminding

Grandparent grant a 'novel idea that can be thrashed out' - Ross

Aug 3rd 2018, 1:04 PM 20,932 Views 125 Comments

“We’re pursuing this as an idea, as a novel idea. We’re going to continue to push for it.”

Credit unions have never had as much in assets - but there are far fewer of them
# Assets
# Assets

Credit unions have never had as much in assets - but there are far fewer of them

Aug 3rd 2018, 6:20 AM 13,885 Views 26 Comments

The analysis found that assets in Irish credit unions total €17.2 billion.

Irish researchers have developed a 'game-changer' for tired sportspeople
# Decision Makers
# Decision Makers

Irish researchers have developed a 'game-changer' for tired sportspeople

Aug 3rd 2018, 6:10 AM 27,953 Views 20 Comments

The supplement was developed to aid warfighters.

Wednesday 1 August, 2018

Gardaí investigate 'assault' claims after piece of ear discovered outside Dublin flats complex
# Whitefriar Street
# Whitefriar Street

Gardaí investigate 'assault' claims after piece of ear discovered outside Dublin flats complex

Updated Aug 1st 2018, 2:10 PM 34,514 Views 37 Comments

Investigations are at a very early stage.

Tickets for Pope's Mass not sent out because of concerns that too many cars will be coming to Dublin
# Tickets Please
# Tickets Please

Tickets for Pope's Mass not sent out because of concerns that too many cars will be coming to Dublin

Aug 1st 2018, 12:01 PM 22,005 Views 89 Comments

500,000 tickets were made available for the Phoenix Park mass.

The race for the Áras kicks off with a three-hour meeting in Waterford
# On The Trail
# On The Trail

The race for the Áras kicks off with a three-hour meeting in Waterford

Updated Aug 1st 2018, 7:30 AM 11,270 Views 13 Comments

How do you campaign for a campaign that hasn’t started?

Tuesday 31 July, 2018

'What's wrong with a President who wears wellies?' - Independent candidates vie for nomination
# Race For The Park
# Race For The Park

'What's wrong with a President who wears wellies?' - Independent candidates vie for nomination

Jul 31st 2018, 6:10 PM 24,222 Views 52 Comments

The presidential race took a huge shift up in gears today.

The last waterfront site in Dublin's docklands is up for sale for €120 million
# North Wall
# North Wall

The last waterfront site in Dublin's docklands is up for sale for €120 million

Jul 31st 2018, 6:10 AM 20,404 Views 37 Comments

But the local community isn’t overly impressed.

A sea view will add 32% to the cost of your house
# Deep Blue Sea
# Deep Blue Sea

A sea view will add 32% to the cost of your house

Jul 31st 2018, 6:01 AM 18,913 Views 12 Comments

But a cliff will make it cost less.

Sunday 29 July, 2018

An American man is walking across Ireland to raise funds to help a Dublin boy
# Long Walk
# Long Walk

An American man is walking across Ireland to raise funds to help a Dublin boy

Jul 29th 2018, 2:30 PM 18,560 Views 11 Comments

John’s daughter Barbara was born with MSD in 1976.

Sitdown Sunday: Theresa May's impossible choice
# 7 Deadly Reads
# 7 Deadly Reads

Sitdown Sunday: Theresa May's impossible choice

Jul 29th 2018, 9:00 AM 20,331 Views 6 Comments

Grab a comfy chair and sit back with some of the week’s best longreads.

Saturday 28 July, 2018

Quiz: Can you tell where this Irish place is?
# It's Quizness Time
# It's Quizness Time

Quiz: Can you tell where this Irish place is?

Jul 28th 2018, 8:30 PM 64,523 Views 31 Comments

Where in the world?

Here's What Happened Today: Saturday
# Evening Fix
# Evening Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Saturday

Jul 28th 2018, 7:57 PM 16,978 Views 3 Comments

Here’s what had people talking today.

Photos: Thousands look to the skies for Bray and Foynes air shows
# Look Up
# Look Up

Photos: Thousands look to the skies for Bray and Foynes air shows

Jul 28th 2018, 6:50 PM 25,176 Views 24 Comments

Aviation enthusiasts rejoice.

Thousands flee deliberate California fire that has destroyed 500 buildings
# Wildfires
# Wildfires

Thousands flee deliberate California fire that has destroyed 500 buildings

Jul 28th 2018, 6:24 PM 17,997 Views 9 Comments

An official yesterday announced the death of a firefighter battling the inferno.

'Ministers saw fit to give us a bashing' - GAA President hits out at 'government spokespeople' over Liam Miller match
# War Of Words
# War Of Words

'Ministers saw fit to give us a bashing' - GAA President hits out at 'government spokespeople' over Liam Miller match

Jul 28th 2018, 5:54 PM 30,806 Views 176 Comments

John Horan said those comments were “unhelpful”.

Beachgoers urged not to swim at Dublin beach due to pumping station overflow
# Balbriggan
# Balbriggan

Beachgoers urged not to swim at Dublin beach due to pumping station overflow

Jul 28th 2018, 5:05 PM 22,445 Views 13 Comments

Balbriggan beach itself remains open.

11 RAF jets will fly over Dublin tonight - but don't panic
# Red Arrows
# Red Arrows

11 RAF jets will fly over Dublin tonight - but don't panic

Jul 28th 2018, 12:40 PM 42,958 Views 63 Comments

The planes will fly over Dublin at around 7.50pm tonight.

Thursday 26 July, 2018

Motorists stuck in cars for hours after heat delays Channel Tunnel trains
# Heatwave
# Heatwave

Motorists stuck in cars for hours after heat delays Channel Tunnel trains

Jul 26th 2018, 10:28 PM 36,504 Views 17 Comments

Ferry companies were unable to take excess passengers.

Houses evacuated after gas leak in Drogheda
# Gas Leak
# Gas Leak

Houses evacuated after gas leak in Drogheda

Jul 26th 2018, 9:30 PM 12,758 Views 1 Comment

Traffic diversions are in place.

Here's What Happened Today: Thursday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Thursday

Jul 26th 2018, 8:57 PM 13,541 Views 2 Comments

Here’s what had people talking today.

Appeal to find man whose family hasn't heard from him since April
# Dario Cofone
# Dario Cofone

Appeal to find man whose family hasn't heard from him since April

Jul 26th 2018, 6:54 PM 17,597 Views 4 Comments

32-year-old Dario Cofone had been working in Ireland since January.

Ivan Yates has overtaken Pat Kenny as Newstalk's most popular presenter
# Listenership Figures
# Listenership Figures

Ivan Yates has overtaken Pat Kenny as Newstalk's most popular presenter

Updated Jul 26th 2018, 4:25 PM 42,419 Views 92 Comments

The radio listenership figures are out.

Gardaí seized a number of 'child sex dolls' in raids today
# Operation Ketch
# Operation Ketch

Gardaí seized a number of 'child sex dolls' in raids today

Updated Jul 26th 2018, 3:49 PM 36,495 Views 41 Comments

It is understood up to 30 homes are being targeted in today’s searches.

Wednesday 25 July, 2018

HIV drug may be more affordable after European court ruling
# Prep
# Prep

HIV drug may be more affordable after European court ruling

Jul 25th 2018, 8:28 PM 10,201 Views 12 Comments

The case now returns to the English High Court for a final decision.

Irishman confirmed to have died in Greek wildfires
# Wildfires
# Wildfires

Irishman confirmed to have died in Greek wildfires

Jul 25th 2018, 6:05 PM 109,118 Views 80 Comments

He has been named as Brian O’Callaghan-Westropp.

Thousands of healthcare workers to strike in September
# Section 39
# Section 39

Thousands of healthcare workers to strike in September

Jul 25th 2018, 5:18 PM 18,312 Views 35 Comments

Section 39 organisations are voluntary organisations.

Teenage boy arrested near Liverpool after 14-year-old girl dies after taking drugs
# Wirral
# Wirral

Teenage boy arrested near Liverpool after 14-year-old girl dies after taking drugs

Jul 25th 2018, 4:08 PM 18,713 Views 12 Comments

Police are warning children not to take the drugs.

Phibsboro Road closed after pedestrian hit by truck
# Phibsboro
# Phibsboro

Phibsboro Road closed after pedestrian hit by truck

Jul 25th 2018, 3:23 PM 23,634 Views 13 Comments

A pedestrian was struck by a truck and taken to the Mater Hospital.

Tuesday 24 July, 2018

'A removal of stress and worry' - Fair Deal scheme to be extended to farms and family businesses
# Assets
# Assets

'A removal of stress and worry' - Fair Deal scheme to be extended to farms and family businesses

Jul 24th 2018, 10:36 PM 21,105 Views 42 Comments

The decision taken today will extend this three-year cap to farms and businesses.

Here's What Happened Today: Tuesday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Tuesday

Jul 24th 2018, 8:58 PM 11,251 Views 0 Comments

Here’s what had people talking today.