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 2017-08-18 04:01 

Irish Independent

Warship captain relieved of command over collision that left seven sailors dead... +

The captain of a US warship that lost seven sailors in a collision with a commercial container ship in June will be relieved of command and more than a dozen others face punishment....

 2017-08-18 02:34 

RTE

Spanish police 'stop second attempted terrorist attack'... +
 2017-08-18 01:46 

Irish Independent

Donald Trump in civil war with his own party over Confederate monuments... +

Donald Trump has lashed out at members of his own party as his controversial response to white supremacist violence threatens to engulf his presidency....

 2017-08-18 01:30 

Irish Independent

Yates to take on evening slot as Newstalk rings changes... +

Ivan Yates is returning to daily radio, taking over the drivetime slot at Newstalk....

 2017-08-18 01:30 

Irish Independent

Teens who try vaping may turn to tobacco... +

Teenage schoolchildren who use e-cigarettes dramatically increase their chances of graduating to tobacco, research has shown....

 2017-08-18 01:30 

Irish Independent

Confederate monuments are not mere 'harmless history'... +

The rally by white nationalists to defend the monument to Robert E Lee in Charlottesville and the destruction of a monument to Confederate soldiers in Durham, North Carolina, two days l...

 2017-08-18 01:30 

Irish Independent

Top banker's 2.8m mortgage cost just 1,400 a month... +

A 2.8m mortgage owed to the Bank of Ireland by its deputy chairman, Patrick Kennedy, has been costing him as little as 17,000 a year....

 2017-08-18 01:30 

Irish Independent

New lease of coaching life allows Lancaster to thrive alongside Cullen... +

Leinster have made a couple of exciting signings ahead of the new season but perhaps the most important bit of business that was done behind the scenes was securing the future of Stuart...

 2017-08-18 01:30 

Irish Independent

Drone ban introduced at Trevor search site... +

Drones have been banned from flying over a three-acre site in Dublin where garda are searching for the remains of missing man Trevor Deely....

 2017-08-18 01:30 

Irish Independent

UK weather hits B&Q owner's sales ... +

Sales at the B&Q division of Kingfisher were down almost 5pc on a like-for-like basis in the three months to July 31 compared to the same period last year....

 2017-08-18 01:30 

Irish Independent

End of the World Cup dream... +

Ireland coach Tom Tierney was left to count the cost of another slow start as France crushed the hosts' World Cup dream....

 2017-08-18 01:30 

Irish Independent

Apple to take on Netflix in 1bn TV move... +

Apple is to go head to head with Netflix and invest 1bn in original programming....

 2017-08-18 01:30 

Irish Independent

Stunt goes awry for Australian burqa MP... +

An Australian Greens Party MP has revealed how he shook hands with firebrand anti-immigrant MP Pauline Hanson wearing a burqa in ...

 2017-08-18 01:30 

Irish Independent

Reward for Duffy with new Brighton contract... +

Shane Duffy has committed his future to Brighton by signing a new four-year contract that will keep him at the club until 2021....

 2017-08-18 01:30 

Irish Independent

Soldiers in line for a pay rise of up to 6,000 a year... +

Military recruits and privates are to receive a pay rise that will result in a wage increase of up to 6,000 a year at the top of the scale....

 2017-08-18 01:30 

Irish Independent

Financial services leads way as private equity M&A hits high... +

Private equity firms spent 7.5bn buying a record 18 Irish businesses in the first half of the year....

 2017-08-18 01:30 

Irish Independent

Tracker placed on car of gun target days before murder... +

The intended target of a double gangland murder in north Dublin had a tracker placed on his car in the days before the brutal killings, it has emerged....

 2017-08-18 01:30 

Irish Independent

Judge says North's politicians must decide on gay marriage ban... +

A judge who dismissed two landmark challenges against Northern Ireland's same-sex marriage ban has made clear that it is for politicians, not the courts, to change the law....

 2017-08-18 01:30 

Irish Independent

Handyman's claim 'blocking 350-bed student residence'... +

A handyman has launched an ...

 2017-08-18 01:30 

Irish Independent

Horgan breaks Leinster monopoly to ref hurling final... +

The grip that a quartet of Leinster referees have had on the All-Ireland senior hurling final has been broken with the appointment of Fergal Horgan to take charge of the first decider b...

 2017-08-18 01:30 

Irish Independent

How to wear... polka dots... +

Polka dots take their name from the polka, the dance that took Vienna and a host of European cities by storm back in the mid-1800s. Since then, polka dots have popped up on everything f...

 2017-08-18 01:30 

Irish Independent

Helpline calms anxious callers... +

It was another very busy day on the Exam 2017 Helpline yesterday with queries about applying for a recheck among the main talking points for the second day in a row....

 2017-08-18 01:30 

Irish Independent

Northside areas 'up to their necks in feuds,' says TD... +

A Fine Gael backbencher has called on the Government to introduce a second fund for Dublin's northside on the back of Wednesday's double murder in Ballymun....

 2017-08-18 01:30 

Irish Independent

'Fun, friendship, fairness, fitness' - GAA's new plan... +

The GAA is leading the charge to get schoolchildren fit and develop their motor skills....

 2017-08-18 01:30 

Irish Independent

People power can help Ibrahim win jail release, says McLynn... +

Actress Pauline McLynn is urging the Irish public to show its solidarity for jailed Irishman Ibrahim Halawa....

 2017-08-18 01:30 

Irish Independent

Fitzpatrick Castle Hotel profits jump to 481,000... +

Pre-tax profits at a four-star hotel business owned by one of the best-known names in the Irish hotel industry have increased 22-fold to 481,129....

 2017-08-18 01:30 

Irish Independent

Superb start keeps Harrington's slim hopes alive... +

Padraig Harrington gave his slim hopes of reaching the FedEx Cup play-offs a significant boost with a superb four-under-par first round at the Wyndham Championship....

 2017-08-18 01:30 

Irish Independent

Gender gap linked to girls 'being much more engaged' at early age... +

Sending your five-year-old daughter to a dance class may translate into impressive results in the Leaving Certificate 13 or 14 years later....

 2017-08-18 01:30 

Irish Independent

Girl (10) has uncle's child after abortion was refused... +

A 10-year-old rape victim whose plea for an abortion was rejected by India's Supreme Court has given birth to a baby girl in the northern Indian city of Chandigarh, a doctor said yester...

 2017-08-18 01:30 

Irish Independent

We're going up with no sense of fear, insists Rochford... +

According to Stephen Rochford, no one in the Mayo camp is getting carried away. A 22-point winning margin in an All-Ireland quarter-final might be enough to make other teams giddy. But ...

 2017-08-18 01:30 

Irish Independent

Sen Quinn bets on gambling in his return to business... +

The distinctive 'Q' branding is the main clue to the involvement of controversial businessman Sen Quinn Snr in a new online gambling venture that launched last night....

 2017-08-18 01:30 

Irish Independent

Ruthless Black Ferns flex their muscles... +

Canada were the latest team to feel the wrath of New Zealand as the Black Ferns demolished the third-ranked team in the world to cement their place as top seeds heading into the semi-fi...

 2017-08-18 01:30 

Irish Independent

Irishman killed 'defending girlfriend' from carjackers... +

An Irishman was shot dead in Mexico while ...

 2017-08-18 01:30 

Irish Independent

7m solar project by Gaelectric is blocked... +

A 7m solar energy project planned by Gaelectric on a 154-acre site in north Dublin has been rejected....

 2017-08-18 01:30 

Irish Independent

Macron's wife says she is no fan of her title as France's 'first lady'... +

The wife of France's President Emmanuel Macron has broken her silence after the controversy surrounding her role as the country's 'first lady'....

 2017-08-18 01:30 

Irish Independent

O'Connor can show class at Dundalk... +

Dundalk doesn't much feel like the Bahaman island after which Eleuthera is called for most of its fixtures throughout the year - but it will be plenty warm for punters if the horse comp...

 2017-08-18 01:30 

Irish Independent

'It's just about getting stuck in' - Morley... +

Tadhg Morley recalls making the classic rookie mistake when he first entered a Kerry senior dressing-room sometime early in 2016....

 2017-08-18 01:30 

Irish Independent

Innocent man gunned down as he sat in car had 'no criminal links' ... +

The young man who was shot dead in a horrific double gangland murder in north Dublin was due to celebrate his 31st birthday today....

 2017-08-18 01:30 

Irish Independent

France crush hosts' World Cup ambition... +

From day one against Australia, Ireland's World Cup dream has threatened to descend into a nightmare but it eventually became a reality last night as France dumped the hosts out of the ...

 2017-08-18 01:30 

Irish Independent

Nervous Britons cut spending and save more as wages stay stagnant... +

More Britons tried to rein in their spending in the second quarter of this year than at any time since 2015 as rising inflation squeezed household incomes, according to a survey publish...

 2017-08-18 01:30 

Irish Independent

Birds can build mental 'world map' they never forget... +

Migratory birds successfully navigate thousands of miles because they are able to sense the difference between true and magnetic north, scientists have discovered....

 2017-08-18 01:30 

Irish Independent

'An area of the city defined by its vitality is now empty and it has become a scene of slaughter'... +

Barcelona is inextricably linked to the phrase ...

 2017-08-18 01:30 

Irish Independent

Children aged 12 'cannot run, jump, catch or even hit a ball'... +

Children as old as 12 are unable to run, jump, throw, catch or even hit any type of sports ball properly due to inactivity....

 2017-08-18 01:30 

Irish Independent

'I worked phone boxes for money but others had worse' ... +

It has been a meteoric rise from minding phone boxes for loose change in his native Ivory Coast to establishing himself as the defensive bedrock of a Manchester United side with serious...

 2017-08-18 01:30 

Irish Independent

Africa's richest man targets Arsenal bid... +

Nigerian billionaire Aliko Dangote's first order of business if he succeeds in buying English Premier League soccer club Arsenal will be to fire the manager, Arsene Wenger....

 2017-08-18 01:30 

Irish Independent

Klopp steps up effort to keep Coutinho at Liverpool... +

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp insists that Philippe Coutinho and his Anfield team-mates have no real reason to leave Anfield this summer, such is the current 'positive' trajectory of the ...

 2017-08-18 01:30 

Irish Independent

Ireland left disappointed in defeat - but fans revel in the atmosphere... +

A tidal wave of attacks from the French in the first half, coupled with monsoon conditions, left a brave Ireland short as they failed to secure victory....

 2017-08-18 01:30 

Irish Independent

Investment banks revive structured finance repack market... +

Credit Suisse, JPMorgan Chase and Citigroup have struck the first deals on a new structured debt platform amid a boom in repackaged note transactions....

 2017-08-18 01:30 

Irish Independent

Girls top class, but system biased towards boys who do sums better... +

Atrociously poor family planning found me with a Junior and Leaving Cert in the house in the same year. We barely survived. They bickered over study space, stationery, chairs and who go...

 2017-08-18 01:30 

Irish Independent

DIY delivery: baby born in car park of a Woodie's store... +

A mother delivered a baby in the car park of a Dublin branch of Woodie's DIY with the help of fire and ambulance crews....

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