Tuesday, May 21, 2019
Taoiseach meets with Italian Prime Minister in Rome TAOISEACH Leo Varadkar is meeting this morning with the Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte on the final day of his Brexit offensive around Europe. The pair are to discuss Brexit, migration, European budget...
Device detonated outside US embassy in Beijing Officials and security personnel stand near the site of reported blast just south of the U.S. Embassy in Beijing (AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein) An explosion outside the US embassy in Beijing was caused by a...
Culled dairy cows driving prices down for beef men   Carrick on Suir Mart. Picture: Pat Moore Figures supplied by the factories to the Department of Agriculture for last week show the overall kill to be 36,373. Interestingly, however, they also reveal...
Department's legislation blunder puts new minerals drilling on hold Minister Denis Naughten. New drilling for minerals in Ireland is on hold because of a foul-up in the drafting of legislation, the Irish Independent has learned. The situation has led to an effective...
Why landlord says it is entitled to increase the rent above cap (Stock photo) When the rent pressure zone rules were introduced, the idea was to cap rent hikes at 4pc a year. But some exceptions were made. One was for properties that...
'Embarrassed' businessman who fraudulently obtained €700k to fund family's lifestyle receives suspended sentence Stock image An unsuccessful businessman who was “embarrassed” to admit he could not fund his family's lifestyle has been given a suspended sentence for fraudulently obtaining over €700,000. Neil...
AstraZeneca’s sales dragged down by loss of statin patent Analysts said the firm had a good pipeline of new drugs to make up for the loss of sales. Undated handout photo issued by AstraZeneca of test tubes used in research and...
Met Éireann warns of flooding risk as 'persistent rain' expected this weekend (stock photo) Irish weather will take a sharp turn this weekend, according to Met Éireann. Thursday is set to be the hottest day this week, with temperatures climbing up to...
Barber who discriminated against transgender man by refusing give him 'short back and sides' ordered to pay him €5K Lee McLoughlin said that the refusal by the barber necessitated an emergency counselling session A Dublin barber has been ordered to pay...
Mothercare completes £30m fundraising as it shuts stores The embattled retailer is shutting stores in the UK. Mothercare has successfully completed a share issue (PA) Mothercare has successfully completed a share issue, raising £32.5 million as it pushes ahead with sweeping store...

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