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# change - Sunday 8 November, 2015

World's first newspaper interview may have been with Irish woman during famine
# Stop The Presses
# Stop The Presses

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

Nov 8th 2015, 7:00 PM 21,997 Views 73 Comments

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'
# Israel
# Israel

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

Nov 6th 2015, 9:48 PM 12,874 Views 94 Comments

It is reported that Netanyahu described the comments as unacceptable.

# change - Wednesday 4 November, 2015

This stunning Irish trail has just received a major international award
# Loop Head
# Loop Head

This stunning Irish trail has just received a major international award

Nov 4th 2015, 7:41 PM 22,119 Views 14 Comments

The Loop Head Peninsula in Co Clare has taken home a prize at the World Responsible Tourism Awards.

# change - Monday 2 November, 2015

Almost as many migrants arrived in the EU last month as in all of 2014
# New Arrivals
# New Arrivals

Almost as many migrants arrived in the EU last month as in all of 2014

Nov 2nd 2015, 10:07 PM 6,582 Views 34 Comments

So far 3,440 people have been reported either drowned or missing.

# change - Wednesday 28 October, 2015

The 9 at 9: Wednesday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Oct 28th 2015, 8:56 AM 10,794 Views 0 Comments

Here’s everything you need to know this morning.

Today's the day you'll start saying goodbye to those tiny copper coins
# All Change
# All Change

Today's the day you'll start saying goodbye to those tiny copper coins

Oct 28th 2015, 6:01 AM 22,199 Views 54 Comments

They’re going to be rounded up and down to the nearest 5c.

# change - Tuesday 27 October, 2015

British women lose bid to have tampons taxed at the same rate they are in Ireland
# Tampon Tax
# Tampon Tax

British women lose bid to have tampons taxed at the same rate they are in Ireland

Oct 27th 2015, 9:22 PM 32,876 Views 67 Comments

The vote was an attempt to compel the UK government to bring the issue to Europe.

# change - Thursday 22 October, 2015

Detention centre puts children in isolation for smoking and bad language
# Recommendations
# Recommendations

Detention centre puts children in isolation for smoking and bad language

Oct 22nd 2015, 7:16 PM 12,311 Views 52 Comments

The unannounced inspection of Oberstown also found issues with care planning, mediation management and training.

Merkel tells Netanyahu: Germany was responsible for the Holocaust
# Grand Mufti
# Grand Mufti

Merkel tells Netanyahu: Germany was responsible for the Holocaust

Oct 22nd 2015, 8:35 AM 26,085 Views 1 Comment

The Israeli leader stirred controversy by claiming a Palestinian leader gave Hitler the idea of exterminating Jews.

# change - Tuesday 20 October, 2015

Huge new office development set for Dublin's Docklands
# Capital Dock
# Capital Dock

Huge new office development set for Dublin's Docklands

Oct 20th 2015, 6:07 PM 30,247 Views 52 Comments

Nama is involved in the new development with it expected to be finished by 2017.

# change - Monday 19 October, 2015

Here’s What Happened Today: Monday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here’s What Happened Today: Monday

Oct 19th 2015, 11:00 PM 12,229 Views 1 Comment

An arrest on an Aer Lingus flight, talks on the rail strike and a €60,000 payment to the parents of a Roma child… all in the news fix.

Government-funded museum removes art installation after Spanish Embassy complaint
# Art De-installation
# Art De-installation

Government-funded museum removes art installation after Spanish Embassy complaint

Oct 19th 2015, 10:56 PM 20,816 Views 10 Comments

The action was carried out as a matter of security rather than censorship.

Here is what the new 'People's Angelus' will look like
# Ringing In Change
# Ringing In Change

Here is what the new 'People's Angelus' will look like

Oct 19th 2015, 8:03 PM 17,940 Views 69 Comments

Alongside new professional films members of the public have made a contribution.

Shops will start rounding off your change next week
# See Yiz Coppers
# See Yiz Coppers

Shops will start rounding off your change next week

Oct 19th 2015, 8:59 AM 30,879 Views 108 Comments

It means that one and two cent coins are on their way out.

# change - Sunday 18 October, 2015

Amazon set to take legal action against more than 1,000 'fake reviewers'
# Cracking Down
# Cracking Down

Amazon set to take legal action against more than 1,000 'fake reviewers'

Oct 18th 2015, 3:08 PM 15,148 Views 19 Comments

The fake reviews were being offered for sale for as little as $5 (€4.40).

# change - Friday 2 October, 2015

The family behind one of the country's most famous brands is selling some off its heirlooms
# The Black Stuff
# The Black Stuff

The family behind one of the country's most famous brands is selling some off its heirlooms

Oct 2nd 2015, 12:05 PM 21,003 Views 5 Comments

Some of the items on sale are said to be part of European history.

# change - Wednesday 23 September, 2015

Celtic Tiger Elmpark campus on sale for €185 million
# NAMA
# NAMA

Celtic Tiger Elmpark campus on sale for €185 million

Sep 23rd 2015, 8:01 AM 19,164 Views 16 Comments

The development was the largest urban campus in Dublin before being taken in by Nama.

# change - Tuesday 22 September, 2015

This poster is being introduced to classrooms to teach children about same-sex families
# Same Love
# Same Love

This poster is being introduced to classrooms to teach children about same-sex families

Sep 22nd 2015, 8:36 AM 17,193 Views 192 Comments

The ‘Different Families, Same Love’ campaign aims to celebrate different family structures.

# change - Monday 21 September, 2015

Watch Viola Davis' moving speech after becoming the first black woman to win Best Actress Emmy
# Take A Break
# Take A Break

Watch Viola Davis' moving speech after becoming the first black woman to win Best Actress Emmy

Sep 21st 2015, 11:00 AM 15,116 Views 39 Comments

“The only thing that separates women of colour from everyone else is opportunity.”

Irish Water wants the public to tell it what to do
# Public Water Forum
# Public Water Forum

Irish Water wants the public to tell it what to do

Sep 21st 2015, 8:48 AM 17,989 Views 197 Comments

If you’ve wanted to have your say here is your chance.

# change - Friday 11 September, 2015

Ireland backs vote as Palestinian flag set to fly over United Nations
# Passed
# Passed

Ireland backs vote as Palestinian flag set to fly over United Nations

Sep 11th 2015, 12:21 PM 11,369 Views 120 Comments

Palestine and the Vatican are the only two observer states in the UN.

# change - Monday 7 September, 2015

How's this for a Monday morning... Ireland's getting 200+ new jobs
# Good News
# Good News

How's this for a Monday morning... Ireland's getting 200+ new jobs

Sep 7th 2015, 11:35 AM 15,201 Views 41 Comments

Eishtec has created more than 1,000 positions in the south-east over the past four years.

# change - Friday 4 September, 2015

Poll: Would you take a refugee family into your home?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Would you take a refugee family into your home?

Sep 4th 2015, 6:30 PM 41,614 Views 286 Comments

An EU plan for migrant resettlement is set to be announced next week.

You can't be a godparent if you're transsexual, says Vatican
# Gender Recognition
# Gender Recognition

You can't be a godparent if you're transsexual, says Vatican

Sep 4th 2015, 10:58 AM 15,053 Views 149 Comments

This comes as Joan Burton signs a commencement order the Gender Recognition Bill.

# change - Thursday 3 September, 2015

Take 4: Homes for every budget
# Cutting Your Cloth
# Cutting Your Cloth

Take 4: Homes for every budget

Sep 3rd 2015, 5:23 PM 4,651 Views 0 Comments

Here is our pick of properties from €250k up to €1 million.

# change - Monday 31 August, 2015

Martin King gives a 'homeless broadcast' for Ireland
# Changes
# Changes

Martin King gives a 'homeless broadcast' for Ireland

Aug 31st 2015, 3:13 PM 24,843 Views 17 Comments

The broadcaster was appearing in a video for the Simon Community to accompany their pre-budget submission.

# change - Saturday 29 August, 2015

Dublin used to have a pretty amazing public transport system
# Handy
# Handy

Dublin used to have a pretty amazing public transport system

Aug 29th 2015, 9:45 AM 34,425 Views 58 Comments

But we had to go and rip the whole thing up.

# change - Monday 24 August, 2015

Do you know which age group is most likely to become obese?
# Health
# Health

Do you know which age group is most likely to become obese?

Aug 24th 2015, 12:15 PM 17,163 Views 43 Comments

A new study by the Irish Society of Chartered Phsiotherapists found that most people are unaware that children aged 0 to 5 years are most at risk .

Woman awarded €17,500 after being dismissed while on maternity leave
# Employment Appeals Tribunal
# Employment Appeals Tribunal

Woman awarded €17,500 after being dismissed while on maternity leave

Aug 24th 2015, 10:38 AM 35,295 Views 21 Comments

The company Samantha Murphy worked for went into receivership while she was off work.

# change - Sunday 23 August, 2015

Former Fianna Fáil senator Averil Power to stand in next general election
# Dublin Bay North
# Dublin Bay North

Former Fianna Fáil senator Averil Power to stand in next general election

Aug 23rd 2015, 1:42 PM 18,705 Views 64 Comments

She has said the success of the Adoption Bill has been the instigator for her participation.

# change - Tuesday 18 August, 2015

Here are the new options train commuters into Dublin will have from next year
# Changing Trains
# Changing Trains

Here are the new options train commuters into Dublin will have from next year

Aug 18th 2015, 11:48 AM 35,475 Views 80 Comments

The Phoenix Park Tunnel will be open to commuter trains for the first time.

# change - Monday 17 August, 2015

Revenue taking money from people who have undervalued their homes
# Property Tax
# Property Tax

Revenue taking money from people who have undervalued their homes

Aug 17th 2015, 3:40 PM 18,549 Views 54 Comments

The number of individuals who have mandatory reductions on pensions or wages has doubled since 2013.

Students face battle for places as number of 500 point CAO courses jumps up
# Getting Tougher
# Getting Tougher

Students face battle for places as number of 500 point CAO courses jumps up

Aug 17th 2015, 12:34 PM 20,063 Views 46 Comments

More than 75,000 offers have been made to applicants today.

# change - Sunday 16 August, 2015

French police set to return to Cork to question Du Plantier witnesses
# Cork
# Cork

French police set to return to Cork to question Du Plantier witnesses

Aug 16th 2015, 1:44 PM 11,734 Views 15 Comments

The Department of Justice has said that it remains “fully committed to meeting its international obligations to mutual assistance.”

Huge factory explosion contained hundred of tonnes of cyanide
# Tianjin
# Tianjin

Huge factory explosion contained hundred of tonnes of cyanide

Aug 16th 2015, 7:33 AM 30,457 Views 14 Comments

Nearly 100 men remain missing after the blast, with 88 bodies unidentified.

# change - Saturday 15 August, 2015

Group of as many as 30 youths fight with knives and sticks
# CONSEQUENCES
# CONSEQUENCES

Group of as many as 30 youths fight with knives and sticks

Aug 15th 2015, 11:34 AM 40,125 Views 50 Comments

One police officer received minor injuries in the altercation.

Even the IMF thinks that Greek debt is too high
# Christine Lagarde
# Christine Lagarde

Even the IMF thinks that Greek debt is too high

Aug 15th 2015, 8:59 AM 9,706 Views 51 Comments

Christine Lagarde has said that the country cannot restore debt sustainability “solely through its own actions”.

Japan's PM criticised for not apologising for forcing women into sex trade
# VJ Day
# VJ Day

Japan's PM criticised for not apologising for forcing women into sex trade

Aug 15th 2015, 7:23 AM 13,332 Views 20 Comments

South Korea’s President said that he felt the speech left “much to be desired”.

# change - Friday 14 August, 2015

This week’s vital property news: Caravans in gardens and building a new children's hospital
# Shovel Ready
# Shovel Ready

This week’s vital property news: Caravans in gardens and building a new children's hospital

Aug 14th 2015, 12:30 AM 3,807 Views 1 Comment

Everything you need to know in one quick guided tour.

# change - Wednesday 12 August, 2015

New Zealand could have chosen itself a pretty crazy flag design
# New Flag
# New Flag

New Zealand could have chosen itself a pretty crazy flag design

Aug 12th 2015, 9:09 AM 28,492 Views 18 Comments

The people picking the short list were clearly no craic at all.