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 2021-04-23 03:51 

Irish Independent

Film Independent Spirit Awards: The main winners...

Nomadland continued its dominance of awards season after picking up another major prize....

 2021-04-23 03:48 

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Carey Mulligan dedicates award win to the late Helen McCrory...

Carey Mulligan paid tribute to a "true independent spirit" as she dedicated an award win to the late Helen McCrory....

 2021-04-23 03:14 

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Nomadland takes top prize at Film Independent Spirit Awards...

British stars Riz Ahmed and Carey Mulligan were among the winners at the Film Independent Spirit Awards, where Nomadland scooped the top prize....

 2021-04-23 02:50 

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Worries grow about Indonesian sub's crew as oxygen dwindles...

Rescuers continued an urgent search on Friday for an Indonesian submarine that disappeared two days ago and has less than a day's supply of oxygen left for its 53 crew....

 2021-04-23 01:30 

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BoI and AIB to gain from KBC and Ulster exits, says Fitch...

Bank of Ireland and AIB will benefit from reduced margin pressure as competition dwindles in the market with the planned exits of Ulster Bank and KBC from Ireland, according to ratings agency Fitch....

 2021-04-23 01:30 

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Cooking up a plan for your kitchen: Zero-zone fridges and germ-free countertops taking customisation to another level...

People who claim to be fully satisfied with their kitchen are like those who find no fault with their partners. Either they're extremely lucky or they're not telling the truth. A year of lockdowns has tested our kitchens (and our relationships) to...

 2021-04-23 01:30 

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Builders' merchants grew into major multinational...

William Thomas Chadwick founded his builders' merchants in Dublin in 1902. Now known as Grafton Group it's a multinational valued at 2.5bn. The family still owns an 8pc stake....

 2021-04-23 01:30 

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Time for urgent action on climate change in 'moment of peril' for our planet...

With United States President Joe Biden, Russia's Vladimir Putin, and Chinese leader Xi Jinping all singing from a single hymnal on climate change, you might think the world was close to harmony on the issue. However, that would fail to take into consi...

 2021-04-23 01:30 

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Reopening the country is 'on a knife-edge' as the number of Covid cases on rise again...

The country is back on a knife-edge as a sharp increase in Covid infections raised fears of a cautious exit from lockdown....

 2021-04-23 01:30 

Irish Independent

Governance is key to the survival of family firms...

To survive through the generations families need to be clear about what they value, and be prepared to set out ground rules and stick to them, according to Dr Eric Clinton, Director of the DC Centre for Family Business....

 2021-04-23 01:30 

Irish Independent

Make sensible decisions on travel or face consequences...

I think we can now accept that the vaccination programme and the related information service staggers from chaos to catastrophe. The quarantine programme is another matter, becoming farcical in planning and execution....

 2021-04-23 01:30 

Irish Independent

Russia withdraws its troops from Ukraine border...

Russia ordered its troops amassing at the border with Ukraine to pull back yesterday , dialling down fears of an imminent invasion that threatened to pull the West into conflict with Vladimir Putin....

 2021-04-23 01:30 

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The 500-year renovation: Bettystown House is for sale after being upgraded in every century since 1630...

Bettystown House, Bettystown, Co Meath...

 2021-04-23 01:30 

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High Court frees Norwegian Air from aircraft leases...

The High Court has approved the repudiation of certain contracts which Norwegian Air International and four other Irish-based subsidiaries of its parent company had entered for the leasing of aircraft....

 2021-04-23 01:30 

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The Sherlock dog bed and other must-have interiors...

Sleeping woof...

 2021-04-23 01:30 

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The IRFU let coach and players down on a sad day for women's game in Ireland...

Presuming they justify their favouritism and defeat Italy tomorrow, this will have been a satisfactory international window for the Irish women's team and their head coach Adam Griggs, a Kiwi regarded as a decent coach by his players and, on the grape...

 2021-04-23 01:30 

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The modern world is finally waking up to the importance of getting a good night's sleep...

A little over a week ago a dear childhood friend in London welcomed their newborn son into our lives. Little Eoin, as he is called, is the first of the children to be born in my circle of friends; a welcome sign that we are all getting a little older and ...

 2021-04-23 01:30 

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Rowntree: Leinster are not a 'psychological challenge' for Munster...

Pandemic rules do not apply to sport. Everyone is not in this together. Especially those still unfortunate enough not to be allowed to play sport at all....

 2021-04-23 01:30 

Irish Independent

Construction still set to resume despite 70 Covid cases at Intel...

Plans to reopen the construction sector next month are still on track despite an outbreak of Covid-19 among at least 70 construction workers at the Intel site in Leixlip, according to the head of the Construction Industry Federation....

 2021-04-23 01:30 

Irish Independent

Daunte Wright is laid to rest amid national reckoning on race and police violence...

Daunte Wright, the young black man shot by police during a traffic stop in suburban Minneapolis, was remembered yesterday at an emotional funeral ceremony....

 2021-04-23 01:30 

Irish Independent

Much remains to be told about Sinn Fin's well of personal data on the electorate...

Mary Lou McDonald finally broke cover yesterday to spare the blushes of her information-starved TDs who had been sent out to defend the party's secret voter database. Despite collating information on every voter in the country, Sinn Fin frontbench TDs...

 2021-04-23 01:30 

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Four on the market: Wexford homes with literary names...

Narnia, Monalea, Gorey...

 2021-04-23 01:30 

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60s age group may face 'more restricted summer' due to three-month AstraZeneca vaccine interval...

People in their 60s and other groups may be facing a much more restricted summer than younger, less vulnerable people because they must be given the AstraZeneca vaccine....

 2021-04-23 01:30 

Irish Independent

Myanmar's leading general to meet Asian leaders for crisis discussions...

Seven south-east Asian leaders are expected to attend a summit with the head of Myanmar's junta to discuss the crisis caused by the military coup, according to diplomats and officials in Jakarta, the Indonesian capital where Saturday's meeting wil...

 2021-04-23 01:30 

Irish Independent

Surge in online sales of 'unseen' art a real eye-opener...

The pandemic is full of surprises. Not least, the way it's changed the art market. Faced with a sink-or-swim scenario, the auction houses took to online-only sales like ducks to water. Collectors responded with eager alacrity. "Covid-19 has turbo-...

 2021-04-23 01:30 

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'The chief influencer of the business is the family sitting at the table'...

Tom Roche knows a thing or two about family business....

 2021-04-23 01:30 

Irish Independent

'A sense of humour helps', says Ireland's first female general and deputy UN mission chief...

Ireland's first female general and deputy force commander of a United Nations peace mission is now on a mission for more women to be deployed overseas....

 2021-04-23 01:30 

Irish Independent

Locals turn out to catch glimpse of dolphin in the Boyne...

In mythology, the River Boyne was home to the Salmon of Knowledge, but it was a dolphin that was making waves in the tidal river in Drogheda yesterday....

 2021-04-23 01:30 

Irish Independent

Euros vision can no longer be priority for Irish football...

It's decision day for Ireland's status as European Championships co-hosts but it's safe to say that the nation is not holding its breath....

 2021-04-23 01:30 

Irish Independent

The elite football counties won't die for league glory when one off-day could finish their summer...

It may seem like it has been a quiet week in the corridors of Croke Park, but that's only because everything else on Planet Sport has been eclipsed by the stillborn European Super League, which lasted about as long as a Tottenham title challenge....

 2021-04-23 01:30 

Irish Independent

Witness intimidation charge sought against Garda Donohoe killer Aaron Brady...

Garda have sent a file to the Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) recommending that Aaron Brady be charged in relation to the intimidation of witnesses during the Adrian Donohoe murder trial....

 2021-04-23 01:30 

Irish Independent

Biden vows to halve US emissions as planet faces 'moment of peril'...

US President Joe Biden convened leaders of the world's most powerful countries yesterday to try to spur global efforts against climate change....

 2021-04-23 01:30 

Irish Independent

New vaccine offers hope of eliminating malaria...

The end of malaria is one step closer as the team behind the Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine has developed the first jab against the mosquito-borne disease to show more than 75pc efficacy....

 2021-04-23 01:30 

Irish Independent

Furious Gunners fans berate 'cowardly' club director Stan Kroenke...

Arsenal director Josh Kroenke was told by furious fans that the club's involvement in the botched European Super League was a "disgrace" and "cowardly", as the American owners continued to face mounting pressure from supporters....

 2021-04-23 01:30 

Irish Independent

Out of thin air: Nasa extracts oxygen from the Red Planet...

Nasa has logged another extraterrestrial first on its latest mission to Mars: converting carbon dioxide from the Martian atmosphere into pure, breathable oxygen, the US space agency has said....

 2021-04-23 01:30 

Irish Independent

From box-maker to a Ftse100 company as a leading providers of paper-based...

THE Smurfit dynasty begins with a small box factory in Dublin that English businessman Jefferson 'Jeff' Smurfit, who had a connection to the firm through his Irish wife Ann (Magee), took over in 1938....

 2021-04-23 01:30 

Irish Independent

Indonesia in race against time in search for missing submarine as oxygen runs low...

Indonesian navy ships continued a desperate search for a submarine that has most likely sunk too deep to retrieve, giving scant hope for the survival of the 53 people on board....

 2021-04-23 01:30 

Irish Independent

ECB commits to bond purchase pace...

The economic outlook for the eurozone is "clouded by uncertainty" due to the vaccine rollout and a resurgence of Covid-19, the European Central Bank said....

 2021-04-23 01:30 

Irish Independent

A fortune founded on travel and deregulation...

The late Tony Ryan effectively founded the aircraft leasing industry and set up Ryanair as almost an aside. The family isn't involved in running Ryanair these days, but it provided a huge fortune and airplanes are still in the blood....

 2021-04-23 01:30 

Irish Independent

Experience of Old Firm clashes with both Celtic and Rangers readies Liam Burt for Bohs/Rovers derby...

Even though the matches were played behind closed doors during the day time, there was always an edge to the Old Firm clash when winger Liam Burt played, on both sides of the Celtic/Rangers divide....

 2021-04-23 01:30 

Irish Independent

US auto industry makes U-turn on factory tradition...

Generations of Detroiters sat through early-morning traffic jams on their way to auto factories and soaring downtown office buildings, only to repeat the time-consuming process in the afternoon and early evening. Factory workers started the day at 6am....

 2021-04-23 01:30 

Irish Independent

MEPs to seal Brexit trade deal after NI talks...

MEPs are set to approve the Brexit trade deal next week while condemning the UK's "unilateral actions" in Northern Ireland....

 2021-04-23 01:30 

Irish Independent

UK's 'make it up as you go along' mode of government has run out of road...

There is a real prospect of a second referendum on Scottish independence if pro-independence parties win an overall majority in next month's Scottish Parliament elections. There is even speculation that Boris Johnson himself might pre-emptively call s...

 2021-04-23 01:30 

Irish Independent

The great wall of Wexford: A huge concrete divide helps bind this home's unique design...

Shalom, Ballyfinogue Great, Piercestown, Co Wexford...

 2021-04-23 01:30 

Irish Independent

Why the Super League collapse can change football for the better...

Anyone who thinks football is back to the old status quo, or that nothing has actually changed, could not be more wrong....

 2021-04-23 01:30 

Irish Independent

'Pride and hope': Alexei Navalny praises mass protests seeking his freedom...

Imprisoned Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny said in an emotional message from behind bars on Thursday that he felt "pride and hope" after learning from his lawyer about the mass protests demanding his freedom that swept Russia the previous...

 2021-04-23 01:30 

Irish Independent

Founded behind the family pub to a 13bn insulation giant...

Eugene Murtagh founded Kingspan in Cavan in 1965 as a small engineering and contracting business including manufacturing farm trailers behind the family pub in Kingscourt....

 2021-04-23 01:30 

Irish Independent

Waterford say Sheedy is staying put as Dundalk and Magilton consider their options...

Waterford last night released a statement to say that Kevin Sheedy and Mike Newell remain in charge at the RSC after day of drama where the managerial duo did not take training....

 2021-04-23 01:30 

Irish Independent

Country living at Claddagh Lodge has a nice ring to it...

Claddagh Lodge, 33 St Nicholas Rd, Galway 575,000...

 2021-04-23 01:30 

Irish Independent

US warns Ireland is a target for cyber-spies due to data storage...

Ireland is a target for cybercriminals due to the large amount data stored here, John Demers, the assistant attorney general at the US National Security Division has warned....

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