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# green-light - Thursday 6 April, 2017

For the first time, a country will sell recreational marijuana in its pharmacies
# Uruguay
# Uruguay

For the first time, a country will sell recreational marijuana in its pharmacies

Apr 6th 2017, 10:58 PM 14,895 Views 55 Comments

Uruguay will become the first nation to make the step later this year.

# green-light - Thursday 2 March, 2017

Developer that illegally bulldozed 19th century convent gets go ahead for Dublin apartments
# Green Light
# Green Light

Developer that illegally bulldozed 19th century convent gets go ahead for Dublin apartments

Mar 2nd 2017, 7:50 PM 30,931 Views 65 Comments

Kimpton Vale is looking to build 143 apartments in Clonsilla.

# green-light - Friday 10 February, 2017

Health authority recommends medicinal cannabis to be made available for "specified conditions"
# Green Light
# Green Light

Health authority recommends medicinal cannabis to be made available for "specified conditions"

Feb 10th 2017, 9:01 AM 15,440 Views 133 Comments

It has been recommended in the treatment of conditions such as multiple sclerosis and epilepsy.

# green-light - Thursday 15 December, 2016

Red nose? Green light: TDs clear Santa to enter Irish airspace
# Green Light
# Green Light

Red nose? Green light: TDs clear Santa to enter Irish airspace

Dec 15th 2016, 1:40 PM 13,235 Views 38 Comments

Fianna Fáil and Fine Gael can agree on one thing, at least.

# green-light - Tuesday 4 October, 2016

It's official: Ireland is one of three countries in the running to host the 2023 Rugby World Cup
# Green Light
From The42
# Green Light

It's official: Ireland is one of three countries in the running to host the 2023 Rugby World Cup

Oct 4th 2016, 5:00 PM 28,752 Views 70 Comments

France and South Africa are also in contention.

# green-light - Tuesday 26 July, 2016

Longford awaits planning decision on massive €223m holiday resort
# Green Light
# Green Light

Longford awaits planning decision on massive €223m holiday resort

Jul 26th 2016, 9:03 AM 24,947 Views 55 Comments

The €233 million resort is expected to bring over 1,000 jobs to the region. It would create around 750 jobs during the construction phase.

# green-light - Friday 10 June, 2016

Van der Flier's vintage still the closest Ireland U20s have come to beating the 'Baby Blacks'
# Wolfpups
From The42
# Wolfpups

Van der Flier's vintage still the closest Ireland U20s have come to beating the 'Baby Blacks'

Jun 10th 2016, 11:40 AM 8,756 Views 3 Comments

Rory Scannell and Rory Scholes also had a big part to play in a 2013 comeback that fell just short.

# green-light - Monday 29 February, 2016

This massive €223m holiday resort is on its way to Longford
# Center Parcs
# Center Parcs

This massive €223m holiday resort is on its way to Longford

Feb 29th 2016, 6:19 PM 40,561 Views 65 Comments

It would hold up to 2,500 guests.

# green-light - Friday 26 February, 2016

Class captain Ryan leads terrific Ireland U20 comeback in away win over England
# Green Light
From The42
# Green Light

Class captain Ryan leads terrific Ireland U20 comeback in away win over England

Feb 26th 2016, 8:09 PM 13,363 Views 10 Comments

Ireland came back from 20 – 6 down to win 20 – 26.

# green-light - Thursday 24 December, 2015

It's almost time - Santa Claus cleared to fly in Irish airspace
# Green Light
# Green Light

It's almost time - Santa Claus cleared to fly in Irish airspace

Dec 24th 2015, 2:49 PM 19,904 Views 24 Comments

The big man has confirmed all of the boys and girls in Ireland are on his nice list this year.

# green-light - Wednesday 16 December, 2015

M50 drivers will have to go at different speeds, depending on how busy the road is
# Green Light
# Green Light

M50 drivers will have to go at different speeds, depending on how busy the road is

Dec 16th 2015, 8:57 AM 21,283 Views 87 Comments

Up to 400,000 journeys take place on the M50 every day.

# green-light - Saturday 14 November, 2015

France v England friendly to go ahead - French football federation
# Green Light
From The42
# Green Light

France v England friendly to go ahead - French football federation

Nov 14th 2015, 2:17 PM 6,973 Views 7 Comments

It had been expected the game would be called off.

# green-light - Friday 23 October, 2015

UFC looking at dates for Jon Jones' next fight after reinstating former champion on probation
# MMA
From The42
# MMA

UFC looking at dates for Jon Jones' next fight after reinstating former champion on probation

Oct 23rd 2015, 5:35 PM 3,446 Views 4 Comments

“I am thankful to be able to do what I love once again and I look forward to proving myself as a champion in and outside of the Octagon.”

# green-light - Friday 16 October, 2015

Jonathan Sexton fit enough for inclusion in Ireland's starting XV to face Argentina
# Green Light
From The42
# Green Light

Jonathan Sexton fit enough for inclusion in Ireland's starting XV to face Argentina

Oct 16th 2015, 1:01 PM 30,035 Views 66 Comments

Keith Earls will also strap up an injury and head into battle at the Millennium Stadium this Sunday.

# green-light - Friday 10 July, 2015

This ENORMOUS cruise liner will be soon be able to park-up at The Point
# Green Light
# Green Light

This ENORMOUS cruise liner will be soon be able to park-up at The Point

Jul 10th 2015, 3:37 PM 28,403 Views 26 Comments

An Bord Pleanála have given the go-ahead to Dublin Port’s €230 million redevelopment plan.

# green-light - Wednesday 13 May, 2015

Ireland will host the Women's Rugby World Cup in 2017
# Green Light For 2017
From The42
# Green Light For 2017

Ireland will host the Women's Rugby World Cup in 2017

May 13th 2015, 3:04 PM 11,868 Views 24 Comments

The IRFU revealed their bid for the international tournament to be successful in Dublin this afternoon.

# green-light - Tuesday 12 May, 2015

Gordon D'Arcy just might have played his last game for Leinster
# Green Light
From The42
# Green Light

Gordon D'Arcy just might have played his last game for Leinster

May 12th 2015, 5:17 PM 5,415 Views 2 Comments

The centre is hoping to travel to the World Cup with Ireland and will sit out this weekend’s trip to Edinburgh,

# green-light - Friday 20 March, 2015

Firefighters have been given the thumbs up to go on strike
# Emergency
# Emergency

Firefighters have been given the thumbs up to go on strike

Mar 20th 2015, 3:36 PM 9,772 Views 43 Comments

The government wants to make fire crews smaller.

# green-light - Thursday 5 March, 2015

Those reduced water charges the government promised have been approved
# Green Light
# Green Light

Those reduced water charges the government promised have been approved

Mar 5th 2015, 9:03 PM 16,689 Views 158 Comments

A €100 meter testing fee was also included in the approved changes.

# green-light - Saturday 28 February, 2015

Hurling now has one-on-one penalties and an advantage rule after today's Congress
# Green Light
From The42
# Green Light

Hurling now has one-on-one penalties and an advantage rule after today's Congress

Feb 28th 2015, 2:02 PM 7,877 Views 28 Comments

The motions were passed today at GAA Congress in Cavan.

# green-light - Tuesday 24 February, 2015

Weed is now legal in another US state
# Green Light
# Green Light

Weed is now legal in another US state

Feb 24th 2015, 9:40 AM 15,120 Views 74 Comments

Alaska joins Colorado and Washington State in the cannabis club.

# green-light - Saturday 7 February, 2015

Rome is getting a red light district
# Green Light
# Green Light

Rome is getting a red light district

Feb 7th 2015, 2:59 PM 20,818 Views 25 Comments

If the experiment proves successful, the council will open three separate red light zones.

# green-light - Wednesday 12 November, 2014

Three new Garda headquarters on the way for Galway, Wexford and Dublin
# Green Light
# Green Light

Three new Garda headquarters on the way for Galway, Wexford and Dublin

Nov 12th 2014, 5:17 PM 17,390 Views 22 Comments

The Minister for Justice said the €42 million investment shows she is serious about improving the policing system.

# green-light - Wednesday 7 May, 2014

This street-wide pedestrian crossing is simply genius
# Green Light
From The Daily Edge
# Green Light

This street-wide pedestrian crossing is simply genius

May 7th 2014, 4:56 PM 4,913 Views 1 Comment

So much room for activities.

# green-light - Friday 11 April, 2014

Thibaut time? Courtois CAN PLAY against Chelsea in Champions League semis, UEFA say
# Green Light
From The42
# Green Light

Thibaut time? Courtois CAN PLAY against Chelsea in Champions League semis, UEFA say

Apr 11th 2014, 12:33 PM 5,012 Views 8 Comments

“Any provision in a private contract between clubs… is null, void and unenforceable,” UEFA warned this morning.

# green-light - Monday 26 August, 2013

New 'Second Captains' TV show to debut next month
# Green Light
From The42
# Green Light

New 'Second Captains' TV show to debut next month

Aug 26th 2013, 9:47 AM 13,764 Views 29 Comments

“Think Gamesmaster meets Crystal Maze meets Live at 3 meets Golden Girls with the set being a tasteful recreation of the Aztec zone.”

# green-light - Wednesday 6 March, 2013

27 Irish landmarks going green for St Patrick's Festival
# Green Light
# Green Light

27 Irish landmarks going green for St Patrick's Festival

Mar 6th 2013, 11:16 AM 15,006 Views 41 Comments

Castles, memorials and at least one Government department will get the green light from 14 to 18 March.

# green-light - Wednesday 9 January, 2013

Donaghy given all-clear on knee injury
# Green Light
From The42
# Green Light

Donaghy given all-clear on knee injury

Jan 9th 2013, 10:31 AM 638 Views 0 Comments

Kerry’s Kieran Donaghy is expected to be fit for Sunday’s McGrath Cup quarter-final.

# green-light - Tuesday 15 May, 2012

Poll: Should taxis be allowed to display signs of 'Irishness'?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should taxis be allowed to display signs of 'Irishness'?

May 15th 2012, 9:44 AM 7,999 Views 180 Comments

Following the widespread reaction to TheJournal.ie’s exclusive investigation into green lights carried on top of some Dublin taxis, the Transport Minister has said that any sign to indicate that a driver is Irish is ‘inherently racist’.

'Inherently racist' - Varadkar critical of signs of 'Irishness' on Dublin taxis
# Green Lights
# Green Lights

'Inherently racist' - Varadkar critical of signs of 'Irishness' on Dublin taxis

May 15th 2012, 9:05 AM 8,459 Views 123 Comments

Transport Minister Leo Varadkar also said that stickers indicating that a driver was Irish were “inherently racist”.

# green-light - Monday 14 May, 2012

# green-light - Friday 13 April, 2012

Bahrain Grand Prix will go ahead – FIA
# Bahrain GP
From The42
# Bahrain GP

Bahrain Grand Prix will go ahead – FIA

Apr 13th 2012, 12:42 PM 2,000 Views 20 Comments

Formula One’s governing body say they are happy with the security measures in place ahead of the race on 22 April.

# green-light - Tuesday 24 January, 2012

Ravenhill granted planning permission for €17m revamp
# Green Light
From The42
# Green Light

Ravenhill granted planning permission for €17m revamp

Jan 24th 2012, 12:30 PM 477 Views 0 Comments

The refurbishment of Ulster’s home ground is expected to get underway later this year after today’s announcement.

# green-light - Tuesday 20 December, 2011

Europe approves government aid for credit unions and BoI restructure
# Green Light
# Green Light

Europe approves government aid for credit unions and BoI restructure

Dec 20th 2011, 3:39 PM 1,890 Views 9 Comments

The European Commission approves the Irish government’s latest measures to support the ailing financial system.