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EU nations fail to approve glyphosate weed-killer

EU nations fail to approve glyphosate weed-killer

BRUSSELS EU nations refused to back a limited extension of the pesticide glyphosates use on Monday t... Read More
Puerto Rico triumph puts Hillary Clinton on brink of party victory

Puerto Rico triumph puts Hillary Clinton on brink of party victory

Hillary Clinton has won the Democratic presidential primary in Puerto Rico placing her on the cusp o... Read More
Swiss vote down guaranteed basic income proposal in referendum

Swiss vote down guaranteed basic income proposal in referendum

Proposals which would force the Swiss government to pay each of its citizens the equivalent of €22... Read More

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George Osborne warns of profound economic shock to Northern Ireland if Britain leaves EU

George Osborne warns of profound economic shock to Northern Ireland if Britain leaves EU

George Osborne is set to warn that a vote to leave the European Union would cost the Northern Irelan... Read More
Man in his forties killed in coastal paragliding accident

Man in his forties killed in coastal paragliding accident

The incident occurred near the Gormanston army camp in Meath at approximately 6pm on Saturday evenin... Read More
Man 36 killed and paramedics injured in Cork road crash

Man 36 killed and paramedics injured in Cork road crash

A van driver has been killed and two paramedics injured following a crash between a van and an ambul... Read More

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Britains Got Talent escapes action over outfits worn by judges

Britains Got Talent escapes action over outfits worn by judges

Britains Got Talent will not be investigated by Ofcom after outfits worn by judges Amanda Holden and... Read More
Aidan Turner is new favourite for 007

Aidan Turner is new favourite for 007

Hunky Aidan Turner has emerged as the bookmakers new favourite to play James Bond if Daniel Craig st... Read More
Tom Jones Coping with my wifes death is the hardest thing I have ever done

Tom Jones Coping with my wifes death is the hardest thing I have ever done

A tearful Sir Tom Jones has spoken of the loss of his wife during an emotional return to stage. The ... Read More

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Countrys biggest hotel chain to buy freehold interest on Limericks landmark Clarion Hotel for €8.5m

Countrys biggest hotel chain to buy freehold interest on Limericks landmark Clarion Hotel for €8.5m

The countrys biggest hotel chain has exchanged contracts to buy the freehold interest on Limericks l... Read More
The end of the stock market bull run may be getting close

The end of the stock market bull run may be getting close

The amount of very experienced investors asking for a hedge against a deep market correction is sent... Read More
US wont name Irish official in JP McManus gambling row

US wont name Irish official in JP McManus gambling row

US authorities are refusing to name an Irish tax official who responded to their queries about the t... Read More

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Sharks are basking in our summer sun

Sharks are basking in our summer sun

ITs not just tourists that are flocking to West Cork to catch the good weather this week. Since last... Read More
Wireless charging for the iPhone has arrived

Wireless charging for the iPhone has arrived

As we all know by now very few smartphones can get through the day without a battery top up at some ... Read More
Newsprompt displays breaking news on Chromes new tab page

Newsprompt displays breaking news on Chromes new tab page

Newsprompt is a free Chrome extension which finds sorts and displays 50+ of the latest news stories ... Read More

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Mediterranean diet may cut breast-cancer relapse risk

Mediterranean diet may cut breast-cancer relapse risk

A Mediterranean diet rich in vegetables fish and olive oil may reduce the risk of breast cancer retu... Read More
Revealed The aspect of modern life that means our sex lives are taking dive

Revealed The aspect of modern life that means our sex lives are taking dive

Addictive television box sets such as Game of Thrones are stopping couples having as much sex as pre... Read More
The official Vhi Womens Mini Marathon cool down

The official Vhi Womens Mini Marathon cool down

You have made it. You have put in weeks if not months of training and now finally the day we have al... Read More