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POLITICS

Abortion Bill completes final stage in the Seanad

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The Regulation of Termination of Pregnancy Bill will now go to the President
Politics Thu, 13 Dec 2018 20:30

Fine Gael deal puts Fianna Fáil in ‘straitjacket’, says TD

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Martin has given Government ‘blank cheque’ by extending agreement, says McGuinness
Politics Thu, 13 Dec 2018 11:10

New Fine Gael-Fianna Fáil deal to conclude in spring 2020

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Martin and Varadkar will appoint two teams of four to oversee running of agreement
Politics Thu, 13 Dec 2018 02:00

Miriam Lord: Confidence and supply? More like Two Men and a GNU

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If not for the sake of baby Brexit, he would be out of the relationship in a heartbeat
Politics Wed, 12 Dec 2018 21:51

NTA says improved bus routes may cost car drivers

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Authority says 1,500 property owners could lose lands to accommodate bus corridors
Politics Wed, 12 Dec 2018 18:55

Ian Paisley jnr facing calls to quit over Maldives holiday

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North Antrim DUP MP accused of failing to register luxury trip with House of Commons
Politics Wed, 12 Dec 2018 18:39
MEDIA

Ryan Tubridy highest paid at RTÉ as top 10 presenters receive more than €3m

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George Hamilton rejoins list, while Mary Wilson makes it four women for first time
Media Wed, 12 Dec 2018 15:49
SPECIAL CRIMINAL COURT

Man jailed for 10 years over role in murder of Noel Kirwan

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Jason Keating (27) played part in ‘chilling and disturbing’ Clondalkin killing in 2016
Special Criminal Court Wed, 12 Dec 2018 12:44
SUPREME COURT

€5,936 to polish door handles? Cork council defends royal visit spending

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The €200,000 spend includes €13,000 to hire barriers and more than €29,000 on lighting
Supreme Court Wed, 12 Dec 2018 13:42

DPP seeks retrial of Fred Forsey jnr on corruption charges

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Forsey jnr last month won, by a four to one majority, a court order quashing conviction
Supreme Court Wed, 12 Dec 2018 13:10
ENVIRONMENT

Negotiators face uphill task to forge global climate change deal before weekend

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China accuses some of richest nations of backsliding on pollution clean-up promises
Environment Thu, 13 Dec 2018 20:12

Christmas shoppers face ‘severe’ wind and rain this weekend

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Met Éireann poised to issue further warnings ahead of ‘high risk’ weather event
Environment Thu, 13 Dec 2018 09:27

Alliance pledges to step up efforts at UN climate change talks

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Ireland not included among the 27 members of ‘High Ambition Coalition’
Environment Thu, 13 Dec 2018 10:57

The problem with the Luas is everybody wants to get on

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The surge in passenger numbers is a challenge for Transport Infrastructure Ireland
Environment Thu, 13 Dec 2018 00:34

The problem with the Luas – everybody wants to get on

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The surge in passenger numbers is a challenge for Transport Infrastructure Ireland
Environment Thu, 13 Dec 2018 00:34

Al Gore counsels against ‘despair’ amid fears climate talks will collapse

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Failure would send a ‘disastrous message... It would be suicidal,’ says UN chief
Environment Wed, 12 Dec 2018 20:27

Largest meteor shower of the year to cross Irish skies

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Ten times more shooting stars will be visible during shower, but cloudy weather forecast
Environment Wed, 12 Dec 2018 13:41
PERSONAL FINANCE

Household deposits reach new high of €97.2 billion

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Savers continue to seek out deposits despite record low returns on offer
Personal Finance Wed, 12 Dec 2018 13:40
OTHER

Katie Taylor knows ‘someone’s O has got to go’ in Eva Wahlstrom clash

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Irish fighter puts her IBF and WBA Lightweight crowns on the line at Madison Square Garden
Other Thu, 13 Dec 2018 21:10
MUSIC

Taylor Swift used facial recognition software to detect stalkers at concert

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Los Angeles venue collected images at a kiosk showing Taylor Swift rehearsal clips
Music Thu, 13 Dec 2018 18:57

Bob Dylan and Neil Young to play Irish concert in 2019

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The two rock legends will perform at Nowlan Park, Kilkenny, in July
Music Thu, 13 Dec 2018 17:07
MIDDLE EAST

Ceasefire agreed for vital Yemeni port city of Hodeidah

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UN secretary general hails ‘real progress’ as warring parties agree to truce at peace talks in Sweden
Middle East Thu, 13 Dec 2018 14:35
IRELAND

So, how much would a united Ireland really cost?

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Smart Money: Who would pay for a united Ireland economy and might other gains help pay the bill?
Ireland Thu, 13 Dec 2018 13:38

Rent and electricity price rises push up cost of living in November

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Consumer Price Index rises 0.6% over the year, with monthly figures showing 0.5% decline
Ireland Thu, 13 Dec 2018 11:43
CONSUMER TECHNOLOGY

You can make money from your personal data, but should you sell it?

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Internet users can take back control of their data while swapping it for cash or services
Consumer Technology Thu, 13 Dec 2018 05:15

Peril and promise in monetising your personal data

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Internet users can take back control of their data while swapping it for cash or services
Consumer Technology Thu, 13 Dec 2018 05:15
EUROPE

Strasbourg attack: Suspect Cherif Chekatt killed in police shootout

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The 29-year-old is suspected of Christmas market assault that left three dead
Europe Thu, 13 Dec 2018 07:43

EU budget talks wrangle with controversial cuts to Cap and regional funds

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Taoiseach understood to have said Ireland would agree to give more to EU if it is reformed
Europe Thu, 13 Dec 2018 21:00

Brexit: Varadkar tells May changes to Irish backstop ‘not on the table’

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Draft summit ‘conclusions’ reaffirm commitment of EU leaders to withdrawal deal
Europe Thu, 13 Dec 2018 08:04

Strasbourg attack death toll rises to three as police hunt suspect

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More than 700 officers taking part in second day of search for Cherif Chekatt (29)
Europe Thu, 13 Dec 2018 07:43

Brexit: May goes to Brussels to seek fresh backstop concessions

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Prime minister is trying to convince EU to tweak withdrawal deal to satisfy the DUP
Europe Thu, 13 Dec 2018 08:04

Strasbourg attack: Police search for suspect Cherif Chekatt

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‘Individual dangerous’: Troops bolstered in France as threat index raised to highest level
Europe Thu, 13 Dec 2018 07:43

Strasbourg attack: Police issue photo of suspect

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Terror investigation begins after two killed by gunman near Christmas market
Europe Wed, 12 Dec 2018 07:39

Strasbourg shooting: Gunman reportedly shouted ‘Allahu Akbar’

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Terror investigation begins after two killed, 12 injured in attack near Christmas market
Europe Wed, 12 Dec 2018 07:39
BUSINESS

Dublin renters paying €156 more a month than last year

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Rents in Limerick are growing at the fastest rate across the country as new renters continue to pay more than those already renting
Business Thu, 13 Dec 2018 00:01
PARENTING

Christmas cheer: sobering news for parents

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As the alcohol flows over the festive season, adults should be aware that their drinking has a big influence on children present
Parenting Thu, 13 Dec 2018 17:01
NEWS

Funeral of murdered Irish lecturer to be held in Paris

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John Dowling who had taught at the college for 20 years was stabbed by a former student
News Thu, 13 Dec 2018 19:44

Áras publishes details of spending by Higgins during first term

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Food and beverages is the most expensive element of events, costing €125,589 in 2018
News Thu, 13 Dec 2018 15:57

Small reduction in waiting lists but 515,000 still queuing for out-patient appointment

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Figures show 71,000 waiting for in-patient or day case procedure in public hospitals
News Thu, 13 Dec 2018 17:48

Martin rules out election in 2019, saying it would not be in the national interest

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‘Political chaos we see in London will not be allowed to spread to Ireland,’ Martin says
News Wed, 12 Dec 2018 14:35

Irishwoman jailed in Sydney for stabbing fiancé to death

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Tina Cahill and David Walsh were said to be in volatile relationship involving aggression
News Wed, 12 Dec 2018 07:03