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It’s not okay to petrol bomb a politician’s office, or call them a ‘midget parasite’

6 minutes ago

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6 Comments

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

Man questioned over suspected arson attack on Michelle Mulherin’s constituency office

8 minutes ago

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129 Comments

Gardaí said there was minimal damage to the office.

“First time buyers of smaller houses never caused a boom”

35 minutes ago

2,908 Views

22 Comments

First-time buyers are being allowed borrow 90 per cent of a property’s value up to €220,000 as part of strict new lending rules announced yesterday.

Parents of 4-year-old boy with cancer being pursued by debt collector on behalf of HSE

45 minutes ago

5,530 Views

38 Comments

The family were denied a discretionary medical card.

Stressed-out farmers making the “simplest” of mistakes

51 minutes ago

2,681 Views

6 Comments

30 people died on Irish farms last year — the worst figure in a quarter of a century.

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The 9 at 9: Wednesday

58 minutes ago

2,674 Views

1 Comment

Catch up on your commute this morning.

Opinion: Age-ing or Sage-ing? It’s time to focus on the positive aspects of getting older

1 hour ago

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8 Comments

Disempowering attitudes towards ageing are pervasive in our culture, leading to the more positive dimensions of ageing getting lost.

NASA remembers the Apollo 1, Challenger and Columbia disasters

1 hour ago

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6 Comments

On this day in 1986, the shuttle Challenger exploded just 73 seconds after launch.

Katie: I never thought my RTÉ criticism would cause such a story

1 hour ago

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8 Comments

Taylor and the national broadcaster in documentary talks after settling their differences.

“Traitor”. “Midget”. “Parasite”: Water protesters target President at school event

1 hour ago

9,889 Views

114 Comments

The protesters shouted at the President and scuffled with Gardaí as his car left an event at a Finglas school.

What does the Internet say about you and are we protected?

1 hour ago

3,420 Views

1 Comment

There are concerns that our laws are not keeping up with the pace of technology.

Getting your NCT soon? Good news. More inspectors are working than ever before

1 hour ago

3,636 Views

23 Comments

There have been criticisms about delays, but the RSA says appointments are available.

Irish businesses urged to give female staff time off work for cervical screenings

2 hours ago

3,940 Views

22 Comments

One in every five Irish women do not attend a cervical screening when invited.

Thanks to falling oil prices, this is how much cheaper it is to get from A to B

2 hours ago

8,803 Views

22 Comments

You’re saving cash, but not as much as you might have expected.

Yesterday’s News

Here’s What Happened Today: Tuesday

10 hours ago

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No Comments

Fire at a TD’s office, a homophobic bullying workshop, and snow in New York had everyone talking.

First-time buyers will be able to borrow 90% of property value up to €220k

10 hours ago

35,145 Views

147 Comments

New mortgage regulations announced today will mean all other primary dwelling buyers will have to pay 20% of the value themselves.

Students to protest over school’s cancellation of homophobic bullying workshop

10 hours ago

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396 Comments

Transition year students at Coláiste Eoin in Dublin are planning to wear rainbow flags on their school crests.

Second historic grenade in three days made safe by bomb disposal team

10 hours ago

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12 Comments

A controlled explosion of the device was carried out on a beach in Wexford.

Here’s how to avoid sliding all over the place in icy conditions tomorrow

11 hours ago

39,447 Views

50 Comments

Do you have that de-icer at the ready?

Graham Dwyer trial: Heavy metal chains and document about being a slave found in Elaine O’Hara’s apartment

11 hours ago

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The court also heard today from the woman who discovered Elaine O’Hara’s remains in the Dublin Mountains.

Michael Lowry: Labour leaked note with ‘malicious intent’

11 hours ago

18,966 Views

90 Comments

The Independent TD said the party had brought politics to “a new low”.

10 signs that you were once a teenage grunger

11 hours ago

20,760 Views

90 Comments

Wallet chains and skate shoes. \m/

What do farmers want?

11 hours ago

15,281 Views

30 Comments

To be like Scotland, for starters.

Investigation launched after thousands of personal documents found on side of road

12 hours ago

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19 Comments

Confidential documents were scattered on the Tuam to Athenry road.

The baby seal in Dublin Bay has made its way back to sea

13 hours ago

12,229 Views

25 Comments

A local photographer found the pup lying on a pipeline near Sutton.

We’ll Leave it There So: GAA gets tough on racism, Sexton set to face France and all today’s sport

13 hours ago

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Also featuring drama in the Leinster Schools Cup and another Irish international potentially moving to the MLS.

SME book club: What you can learn from one of the world’s greatest football managers

13 hours ago

7,312 Views

12 Comments

Step inside the mind of Manchester United’s all-conquering chief.

Here we go again? Microsoft Windows is starting to slide

14 hours ago

18,165 Views

20 Comments

For one, its biggest source of revenue will likely take a hit later this year when Windows 10 is released.

Here’s what you need to know about sending private group messages on Twitter

14 hours ago

10,069 Views

7 Comments

Twitter has introduced both group messaging and the ability to upload 30-second videos as it looks for ways to increase its user base.

‘We want to make sure that the public can have confidence in us’

14 hours ago

12,973 Views

89 Comments

A report found 114 penalty point cancellations required further investigation.

‘We want Bose to reconsider, closing this plant is going to hit the county hard’

15 hours ago

14,597 Views

30 Comments

Siptu is meeting with senior management at the audio company to appeal for them to reconsider the closure of a Monaghan facility.

Waiting game: Government still tossing up sale of Aer Lingus stake

16 hours ago

25,681 Views

140 Comments

The airline’s proposed buyer has said it will keep Aer Lingus as a separate business.

The 5 at 5: Tuesday

16 hours ago

7,768 Views

1 Comment

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

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