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# change - Saturday 9 July, 2016

Is the EU actually heading towards having its own army?

This week the EU and Nato made their first ever joint declaration on security.

# change - Thursday 7 July, 2016

The next Prime Minister of Britain will be a woman

Michael Gove’s elimination leaves Theresa May and Andrea Leadsom in the running.

# change - Monday 4 July, 2016

Up by 1000%: A lot more people are sleeping on the streets of Cork than 5 years ago

The number of rough sleepers has more than doubled in the past two years.

# change - Monday 27 June, 2016

Lifting of blood ban welcome - but system will still discriminate against gay men in relationships

Men who have sex with men will now be subject to a deferral process.

# change - Friday 24 June, 2016

Britain is out of the EU: It might be the right time to plan that shopping trip to the North

The pound is at its lowest point for thirty years, meaning shopping is now cheaper north of the border.

From The42 James McCarthy deserves a sustained run in his best position for Ireland Change

James McCarthy deserves a sustained run in his best position for Ireland

The Hamilton Academical youth product was magnificent in the Irish team’s 1-0 victory over Italy.

# change - Monday 6 June, 2016

Pay gap in pocket money for girls and boys, British study shows

British girls receive an average of 77 pence less than boys.

# change - Thursday 2 June, 2016

After a big delay, the Republican party's most senior politician is backing Trump

Paul Ryan had earlier said that he was “just not ready” to support Trump.

# change - Friday 13 May, 2016

Children and teens waiting over 12 months for a mental health appointment

New stats from the HSE about the first two months of the year have shown an improvement in the area.

# change - Sunday 17 April, 2016

Custom checks at the border "necessary" outside EU, says UK government docs

Earlier this week prominent Vote Leave campaigner Nigel Lawson said checks would be needed to prevent illegal immigration.

Would you vote if there was another election? Your Say This post contains a poll

Would you vote if there was another election?

Sinn Féin has said that they “aren’t afraid” should another election be called.

# change - Saturday 16 April, 2016

The Pope has taken in three refugee families

“The pope has desired to make a gesture of welcome regarding refugees,” the Vatican said.

# change - Thursday 14 April, 2016

From The42 Video technology in football is coming and last night shows why it's badly needed Opinion

Video technology in football is coming and last night shows why it's badly needed

There were a number of contentious calls in the Atletico Madrid-Barcelona Champions League quarter-final.

# change - Monday 4 April, 2016

It's taken a long time, but vets can finally call themselves 'Dr'

This brings them into line with international norms.

# change - Friday 11 March, 2016

White collar crime costs far outweigh those of gangland crime, but it's not a priority

There is a lack of political energy around reform, writes John Devitt.

# change - Monday 22 February, 2016

From The Daily Edge 11 times Dublin Bus drivers were seriously sound Mumbled Thanks

11 times Dublin Bus drivers were seriously sound

Above and beyond.

# change - Tuesday 16 February, 2016

Galway trainer gives emotional Ted Talk on how every conversation can change a life

The instructor described how at one stage he found himself so broke in Dublin that he couldn’t afford the €12 bus fare to get back home to Galway on Christmas Eve.

# change - Wednesday 3 February, 2016

On the eve of election, government ploughs €10 million into making sure estates are looked after

The money will be used to streamline the ‘taking in charge’ process.

# change - Monday 1 February, 2016

New bin charges will see individual bags banned

Councils will have the power to allow people living in areas unsuitable for wheelie bin collection be able to use them.

Take a break and say goodbye to this childhood classic...

… don’t worry though. They’ll be coming back under a different name.

# change - Monday 25 January, 2016

Dublin Bus passengers are less savvy these days about getting their cash back Cash Back This post contains a poll

Dublin Bus passengers are less savvy these days about getting their cash back

It appears that during the recession years we were a lot more eager to reclaim their change.

# change - Thursday 14 January, 2016

Thinking of a career change? Read this first

It’s a big change to make – but so worth it.

# change - Saturday 9 January, 2016

This Irish-Indian teenager wants to change the lives of blind children around the world

Jemin Joseph explains that he is involved so that he can “make a difference in life”.

# change - Thursday 31 December, 2015

13 science-backed ways to appear more attractive

It isn’t all genetics.

# change - Monday 28 December, 2015

13 things mentally strong people don't do

The goal is to swap self-pity with gratitude.

# change - Wednesday 23 December, 2015

Ireland's newest pilots had less than a 0.5% chance of getting the job

Out of the 2,800 that applied there were only 12 places available.

# change - Monday 21 December, 2015

Lifehack: Here's how to change your thinking to help protect your mental health

Banish those negative thought spirals.

# change - Saturday 19 December, 2015

# change - Friday 18 December, 2015

Chef loses battle to stay in New Zealand after being declared too fat

He and his wife have had applications to renew their work visas rejected because of his weight.

# change - Tuesday 15 December, 2015

When was the last time you had to use an emergency department? Your Say This post contains a poll

When was the last time you had to use an emergency department?

A strike planned for today was called off after late night negotiations.

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Here is all you need to know 10 days out from Christmas.

New Zealand has chosen the flag that could be set to replace this one

Preliminary results were released last week.

# change - Friday 11 December, 2015

New Zealand has narrowed its choices for a new flag to one

Unfortunately it’s not this one.

# change - Monday 7 December, 2015

Still using Internet Explorer after all this time? You will need to upgrade soon

Microsoft is ending support for almost every version of Internet Explorer (except 11) next month and is asking users to upgrade.

# change - Wednesday 18 November, 2015

'When I left Ireland there was a sense of fear, now it's a different place full of optimism and change'

The former Rose of Tralee Maria Walsh writes about how Ireland is experiencing a time of great change.

# change - Sunday 15 November, 2015

From The42 Captain Isa Nacewa withdrawn from Leinster side to face Wasps, Madigan starts Ian For Isa

Captain Isa Nacewa withdrawn from Leinster side to face Wasps, Madigan starts

The fullback jarred his knee on Tuesday.

# change - Friday 13 November, 2015

Christmas Kingdom WILL be going ahead in Malahide

This follows another meeting earlier today between local organisations and community representatives.

# change - Wednesday 11 November, 2015

Traffic lights are changing too quickly for a lot of old people

The average Irish person walks at around 1.33 metres per second.

# change - Sunday 8 November, 2015

World's first newspaper interview may have been with Irish woman during famine

Bridget was interviewed by one of the many journalists sent from London to find out if the famine was actually as bad as the Irish press was making out.

# change - Friday 6 November, 2015

Netanyahu's new PR director: 'John Kerry has the mental age of a 12-year-old'

It is reported that Netanyahu described the comments as unacceptable.