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# national - Monday 27 April, 2015

Dunnes Stores workers vote for a national protest march in June

This will be preceded by a series of local protests and actions yet to be announced.

# national - Friday 25 April, 2014

Green diesel incentives should be scrapped to combat fuel laundering

A new NESC report also found that environmental policy is at times “guesswork without adequate data” from informed sources.

# national - Saturday 5 April, 2014

From The42 Vintage Tidal Bay bids to emulate Red Rum in Grand National Preview

Vintage Tidal Bay bids to emulate Red Rum in Grand National

The horse has got better with age and this season he has finished third in the Welsh National and a fine second in the Irish Gold Cup.

# national - Thursday 19 December, 2013

Midleton ambulance call 'did not follow procedure' in the lead-up to 2-year-old's death

The death of two-year-old Vakaris Martinaitis was ruled an accidental death, but the National Ambulance Service has found problems with how the 999 call was dealt with.

# national - Monday 14 October, 2013

Consitutional Convention wants your say on its final phase

It will hold eight public meetings around Ireland in towns and cities including Monaghan, Cork and Sligo.

# national - Sunday 29 September, 2013

Column: RTÉ's future plans are missing one vital ingredient: you.

The public service broadcaster’s just-published five-year strategy is not short on ambition, but it may point towards an organisation more ready to forge commercial partnerships than embrace its public, writes Mark Cullinane.

# national - Tuesday 30 July, 2013

Mixed reaction to National Disability Strategy implementation plan

The Disability Federation of Ireland welcomed the plan, but said that there are a number of areas where it falls short.

# national - Tuesday 16 July, 2013

Commemorative centre to be built at 14 - 17 Moore Street

It was announced today that structures from 1916 won’t be demolished on the historic Moore Street.

# national - Wednesday 10 July, 2013

Poll: Should the voting age be lowered to 16? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should the voting age be lowered to 16?

The Government is going to hold a referendum to lower the voting age. Good idea?

# national - Wednesday 19 June, 2013

Can you give 1 per cent (of your time or money) to a good cause?

A new campaign is asking people to commit 1 per cent of their income, profits or time to a cause they believe in.

# national - Saturday 23 February, 2013

Hundreds of young Fianna Fáil members converge on Sligo

In the region of 500 young Fianna Fáil members are expected to attend the event, which takes place in Sligo this weekend.

# national - Sunday 18 November, 2012

Price hike for immigration fee criticised

The Immigrant Council of Ireland has said the €300 fee is ‘unfair and unjust’.

# national - Wednesday 15 August, 2012

Scrabble player caught cheating at US event

“It’s unfortunate. The Scrabble world is abuzz. The internet is abuzz”.

# national - Monday 14 May, 2012

2010 fall in Irish air passenger numbers was EU's worst

Figures compiled by Eurostat show that passenger numbers in Ireland fell by a greater proportion than those of any other.

# national - Saturday 31 December, 2011

What will happen to Amhrán na bhFiann in 2012? Copyright This post contains a poll

What will happen to Amhrán na bhFiann in 2012?

The copyright expires on Amhran na bhFiann, the Irish national anthem, tomorrow – 70 years after its writer’s death. One TD says she does not want to see it used “as a jingle in an ad”.