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# supply - Sunday 31 March, 2019

After long delays, the Irish government has finally found a medicinal cannabis supplier Exclusive

The Irish government has found a cannabis supplier in Denmark which can import to Ireland.

# supply - Tuesday 7 August, 2018

Dublin water supply could run out in 70 days

The Poulaphuca Reservoir previously had enough water for 150 days.

# supply - Wednesday 13 June, 2018

Ireland's drinking water due to comply with EU standards by 2020, 16 years after deadline

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) annual report for last year found that in general quality of the public drinking supply remained high.

# supply - Monday 5 March, 2018

Water supply to be restricted across greater Dublin area from 7pm tonight - 7am tomorrow

The water supply has come under great pressure in the aftermath of Storm Emma.

# supply - Monday 4 September, 2017

'You’ve seen three people unfortunately die' - Fianna Fáil defends planned tax cut for builders

Barry Cowen TD thinks the proposal will stimulate construction.

# supply - Tuesday 18 October, 2016

Over €4 million worth of drugs found in routine search of vehicle

The drugs were found in a vehicle that was importing plant machinery.

# supply - Saturday 28 May, 2016

Living in north Dublin? These areas will have the water supply disrupted for the day

Dublin City Council has advised residents in north Dublin that repair works will be carried out today on a main line by Irish Water.

# supply - Monday 5 October, 2015

Debate Room: Should there be a rent freeze?

There has been talk about penalties for landlords who don’t accept rent supplement, calls for the ban on bedsits to be lifted and continuous calls for more housing supply — so what is the answer? We asked two experts with different viewpoints what is at play here.

# supply - Monday 11 May, 2015

UCD changed its campus accommodation system and some students are NOT happy

New first years will be prioritised when it comes to living on campus.

# supply - Thursday 19 February, 2015

How many new homes does Dublin need to stop the rental crisis?

Demand in the capital has grown while supply has slowed.

# supply - Wednesday 18 February, 2015

Protesters take to the streets of Brazil over their dwindling water supply

Angry protesters say local and national governments have neglected problems for too long.

# supply - Friday 13 February, 2015

Irish Water will be reducing pressure as part of its "painstaking" effort to fix leaks

Councils in five areas still expect to lose most of their treated water to leaks by the end of the year.

# supply - Wednesday 28 January, 2015

Thanks to falling oil prices, this is how much cheaper it is to get from A to B

You’re saving cash, but not as much as you might have expected.

# supply - Monday 27 October, 2014

A lot of people want to drill a private well before water charges come in...

… but many don’t have a clue of what’s involved.

# supply - Wednesday 22 October, 2014

Irish pharmacists say epilepsy and pain relief drugs in short supply

The Department of Health said medicine shortages are a global issue but it works with health professionals to avoid and manage them when they arise.

# supply - Friday 15 August, 2014

Expect (some) good news at the fuel pumps later this year

The price of diesel and petrol is expected to fall – a little, at least.

# supply - Thursday 7 August, 2014

Power restored to almost 3,200 affected by electricity fault in Dublin

The fault was first noted just after 3.30am today.

House prices in the Irish market are still undervalued, says ESRI

The research finds that there is no sign of a ‘bubble’ in the domestic market.

# supply - Wednesday 11 June, 2014

Water works are being carried out at Leixlip today, what does that mean for you?

The water main supplies Fingal and areas of Dublin City and Meath.

# supply - Monday 31 March, 2014

Thousands left without power after lightning hits

Crews are working to repair the damage which has left almost 5,000 homes and businesses without power.

# supply - Wednesday 29 January, 2014

Homes within 50m of Eirgrid pylons will be considered for compensation

Sean Conlon TD said the Taoiseach told him last night the North South Interconnector would be reviewed by the independent panel.

# supply - Thursday 2 January, 2014

Mind the gap: Dublin house prices almost a third higher than the rest of the country

Supply concerns in the capital are driving price increase with the average asking price now €241,000.

# supply - Tuesday 19 November, 2013

Gilmore: Public will "have no tolerance" for electricity disruption

The Tánaiste said the ESB dispute about pensions should be “resolved around the table”.

# supply - Tuesday 12 November, 2013

Rabbitte: ‘I want Eirgrid to do everything it can to secure community acceptance’

There have been protests recently opposing EirGrid’s plans to upgrade the transmission network though overhead pylons.

# supply - Wednesday 30 October, 2013

Unauthorised erectile dysfunction medicine leads to two court cases

A man and a woman were found supplying unauthorised prescription medicines for the condition.

# supply - Tuesday 22 October, 2013

ESB International wins €1.4 million 'milestone' contract in Oman

The company said today that the contract will help it achieve its goal of doubling the volume of its international business.

# supply - Thursday 28 March, 2013

Six arrested and cannabis plants seized in South East search

Gardaí searched houses this morning in counties Waterford, Wexford, Carlow and Kildare.

# supply - Saturday 16 February, 2013

Greencore: Bolognese sauce contained 4.8% equine DNA

Greencore’s CEO is Patrick Coveney, brother of Agriculture Minister Simon Coveney.

Tesco chief outlines changes after horsemeat scandal

The company is to introduce new testing – but assured its customers that the changes won’t mean more expensive products.

# supply - Wednesday 12 December, 2012

Late shoppers may be penalised as stores run low on toys and tablets

This is not a drill. Furbys are heading towards extinction and iPad Minis are all sold out.

# supply - Monday 20 August, 2012

Call for tougher penalties for 'black market' criminals

Meanwhile, the Irish Cancer Society and Irish Heart Foundation have raised concerns about the origins of the data used in the report.