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# maynooth - Wednesday 16 January, 2013

Graphs: Here's how car-crazy Ireland was in 2000
# Vroom Vroom
# Vroom Vroom

Graphs: Here's how car-crazy Ireland was in 2000

Jan 16th 2013, 8:17 PM 32,464 Views 61 Comments

Figures compiled by the All-Ireland Research Observatory show just how much car sales in Ireland spiked (especially in 2000) – but how they fell sharply in the crash.

# maynooth - Thursday 10 January, 2013

Council worker dies after being hit by car at roadworks site
# Roads
# Roads

Council worker dies after being hit by car at roadworks site

Jan 10th 2013, 10:02 AM 14,121 Views 11 Comments

The 59-year-old was directing traffic at a site outside Maynooth when he was struck by a car and fatally injured.

# maynooth - Monday 7 January, 2013

IBAL Litter League 2012: Where did your town finish?
# THE Rankings
# THE Rankings

IBAL Litter League 2012: Where did your town finish?

Jan 7th 2013, 4:07 PM 18,296 Views 45 Comments

Kilkenny has been named Ireland’s most litter-free town by Irish Business Against Litter. Did your town feature highly?

# maynooth - Wednesday 3 October, 2012

Irish universities fail to make Top 100 list
# Education
# Education

Irish universities fail to make Top 100 list

Oct 3rd 2012, 10:02 PM 14,759 Views 49 Comments

Neither made the Top 100 but who came out on top between TCD and UCD?

# maynooth - Tuesday 25 September, 2012

UPDATE: Home and Away's Brax on nationwide tour (Scream!)
# River Boy
From The Daily Edge
# River Boy

UPDATE: Home and Away's Brax on nationwide tour (Scream!)

Sep 25th 2012, 9:37 AM 39,723 Views 16 Comments

We haven’t been this excited since Ailsa saw Bobby’s ghost in the fridge.

# maynooth - Thursday 20 September, 2012

‘Who are these guys?’ Declan Kidney set to name 30-man Ireland training squad
# Fresh
From The42
# Fresh

‘Who are these guys?’ Declan Kidney set to name 30-man Ireland training squad

Sep 20th 2012, 8:30 AM 1,925 Views 5 Comments

The Ireland coach will show his hand ahead of the November Series when the IRFU announce the chosen ones.

# maynooth - Saturday 8 September, 2012

Catholic newspaper predicts Ireland will have just 450 priests in 2042
# Priests
# Priests

Catholic newspaper predicts Ireland will have just 450 priests in 2042

Sep 8th 2012, 7:30 AM 5,953 Views 83 Comments

The church is preparing for a time of priestless parishes.

# maynooth - Tuesday 28 August, 2012

Ambulance cuts "will cause fatalities"
# Ambulance Cuts
# Ambulance Cuts

Ambulance cuts "will cause fatalities"

Aug 28th 2012, 3:53 PM 5,115 Views 13 Comments

Kildare TD says cutbacks in ambulance services that will see night time service curtailed is “a disgrace”.

# maynooth - Sunday 22 July, 2012

Traffic disrupted as bus goes on fire in Kildare
# Traffic
# Traffic

Traffic disrupted as bus goes on fire in Kildare

Jul 22nd 2012, 3:24 PM 10,040 Views 10 Comments

The incident occurred on the Straffan Road in Maynooth.

# maynooth - Saturday 31 March, 2012

Midnight ambulance patrol for Maynooth
# Kildare
# Kildare

Midnight ambulance patrol for Maynooth

Mar 31st 2012, 7:00 PM 12,605 Views 78 Comments

The service has been set up following the tragic death of a young man on Maynooth’s main street.

# maynooth - Wednesday 29 February, 2012

Missing teenager Sean Kemp located
# Located
# Located

Missing teenager Sean Kemp located

Feb 29th 2012, 8:31 PM 4,873 Views 10 Comments

# maynooth - Thursday 16 February, 2012

Parents in Kildare furious as children of gaelscoileanna ignored
# Education
# Education

Parents in Kildare furious as children of gaelscoileanna ignored

Feb 16th 2012, 7:00 AM 9,712 Views 42 Comments

About 1,600 primary school-going Gaelgeoirí will be forced to attend mainly English-speaking secondary schools in North Kildare.

# maynooth - Wednesday 1 February, 2012

Lucky number 13: Kidney prepares to name his Ireland team
# Six Nations 2012
From The42
# Six Nations 2012

Lucky number 13: Kidney prepares to name his Ireland team

Feb 1st 2012, 10:16 AM 829 Views 0 Comments

Who will get the nod to replace Brian O’Driscoll in midfield when Declan Kidney names his team to face Wales this afternoon?

# maynooth - Tuesday 24 January, 2012

New test predicts possible success of drug counselling
# Drugs
# Drugs

New test predicts possible success of drug counselling

Jan 24th 2012, 1:04 PM 1,853 Views 2 Comments

The research, which was conducted by a team that including researchers in NUI Maynooth, helps to predict how successful addicts will be in treatment for their drug use.

# maynooth - Wednesday 28 December, 2011

Column: Yes, gender quotas are controversial - but politics is not a level playing pitch
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Yes, gender quotas are controversial - but politics is not a level playing pitch

Dec 28th 2011, 8:45 AM 825 Views 114 Comments

It will take around 370 years for Ireland to reach a 50:50 gender balance in politics – so gender quotas make sense, argue Claire McGing and Fiona Buckley.

# maynooth - Tuesday 13 December, 2011

Maynooth-Dublin rail services disrupted by signal fault
# Travel
# Travel

Maynooth-Dublin rail services disrupted by signal fault

Dec 13th 2011, 8:22 AM 1,402 Views 7 Comments

# maynooth - Saturday 3 December, 2011

Watch: student leader confronts FG TD outside his occupied constituency office
# Occupy Naas
# Occupy Naas

Watch: student leader confronts FG TD outside his occupied constituency office

Dec 3rd 2011, 7:42 PM 7,479 Views 92 Comments

The students refused to allow Anthony Lawlor into his own constituency office in Naas as they demand that grants and fees for third-level are left untouched in the budget.

TD 'reluctant to involve gardaí' in student occupation of his office
# Occupy Naas
# Occupy Naas

TD 'reluctant to involve gardaí' in student occupation of his office

Dec 3rd 2011, 10:16 AM 2,864 Views 16 Comments

Fine Gael TD Anthony Lawlor says the protest raises security concerns, but “the last thing I want is to get them in any sort of trouble”

# maynooth - Friday 2 December, 2011

Maynooth students continue occupation of Fine Gael TD’s office
# Fees Protest
# Fees Protest

Maynooth students continue occupation of Fine Gael TD’s office

Dec 2nd 2011, 9:45 PM 6,766 Views 105 Comments

Students are escalating their protests against possible cuts to third-level grants and increased fees.

The Daily Fix: Friday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Friday

Dec 2nd 2011, 8:00 PM 3,135 Views 4 Comments

Catch upon the day’s biggest stories as well as the bits and pieces you may have missed…

# maynooth - Wednesday 7 September, 2011

NASA-funded Maynooth research project makes evolution breakthough
# Evolution
# Evolution

NASA-funded Maynooth research project makes evolution breakthough

Sep 7th 2011, 7:15 AM 2,325 Views 12 Comments

International research team headed by an NUI Maynooth scientist says the potential for subsequent research using these findings is ‘endless’.

# maynooth - Saturday 21 May, 2011

Sixty-year-old 'loner' questioned over IED found on bus in Maynooth
# Bomb Scare
# Bomb Scare

Sixty-year-old 'loner' questioned over IED found on bus in Maynooth

May 21st 2011, 11:48 AM 765 Views 0 Comments

The man is not believed to have any connections to dissident republicanism. A viable device was discovered on board a bus on Monday prior to the Queens visit.

# maynooth - Tuesday 17 May, 2011

Back to business at a Belfast shopping centre after a suspicious package was declared safe
# Belfast
# Belfast

Back to business at a Belfast shopping centre after a suspicious package was declared safe

May 17th 2011, 11:19 AM 740 Views 0 Comments

Police emptied the Victoria Centre of shoppers after a suspect package was discovered. It follows an incident in Inchicore this morning, and a viable device found in Maynooth last night.

Bomb found in Maynooth ahead of the Queen's visit
# Bomb Scare
# Bomb Scare

Bomb found in Maynooth ahead of the Queen's visit

May 17th 2011, 7:21 AM 2,188 Views 0 Comments

A viable IED was discovered on a bus in Maynooth last night, while a security alert at the Luas stop in Blackhorse this morning has been declared a hoax.

# maynooth - Friday 25 March, 2011

Students set off on cycling fundraiser for Pieta House
# Fundraiser
# Fundraiser

Students set off on cycling fundraiser for Pieta House

Mar 25th 2011, 2:56 PM 866 Views 0 Comments

Senator David Norris has pledged his support for the fundraiser, which will raise money for Pieta House. This organisation helps people dealing with self-harm or suicidal thoughts.

# maynooth - Friday 8 October, 2010

Maynooth scientist makes major breakthrough on life's origins
# Science
# Science

Maynooth scientist makes major breakthrough on life's origins

Oct 8th 2010, 10:26 AM 435 Views 0 Comments

“Nature’s big bang” uncovered by a Maynooth scientist searching for the earliest ancestor of the human race.