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Soaring profits for Ryanair – but it’s not getting carried away with excitement

42 minutes ago

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The Irish airline said its new customer service focus has been great for people travelling with it.

Up to 100 jobs to be created by Dublin-based IT company

45 minutes ago

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Version 1 is to be backed by a government investment fund.

The 9 at 9: Monday

50 minutes ago

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It’s the start of a new week – and here’s all that you need to know as you start your day.

Cyclist (50) dies after being struck by car on motorway

1 hour ago

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Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to the incident, which occurred yesterday evening.

The Seanad is coming back early to discuss Gaza and Ukraine

1 hour ago

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The Minister for Foreign Affairs is expected to address the chamber.

Larry Donnelly: 10 things I still just don’t get about Ireland

1 hour ago

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I love this country as much as where I was born, but there are some things I just can’t my head around.

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More training needed for teachers on female genital mutilation to identify children at risk

1 hour ago

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In Ireland it is estimated that 3,780 women have undergone female genital mutilation.

Even Shane Dowling didn’t know whether his goal for Limerick yesterday was legal

2 hours ago

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The Limerick attacker struck a highly unusual goal before half-time in their All-Ireland quarter-final.

Rank smell plagues Donegal estate as raw sewage runs down main road

2 hours ago

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The problem has persisted for over five years but the county council says it can’t do much about it yet.

Together at last? Big four political parties come together over gay marriage issue

2 hours ago

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The Cork Pride Festival will host a discussion on how to pass the gay marriage referendum next spring.

Today marks 100 years since the beginning of the First World War

2 hours ago

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Within a week all the European superpowers were locked in conflict.

€112m worth of second hand stuff sold online this year (…including Garth Brooks tickets)

2 hours ago

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The volume of second-hand baby and nursery equipment is up €160,000.

The government wants to cut the red tape and get more people to set up cooperatives

3 hours ago

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Richard Bruton says Ireland needs more types of enterprises other than just companies.

Yesterday’s News

Tipp v Dublin talking points: Dalo’s future and Premier ambitions

12 hours ago

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29 Comments

The game didn’t live up to its billing but there’s plenty to discuss.

Do Irish radio stations play enough homegrown music?

12 hours ago

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79 Comments

The people who work at Irish radio stations and the bands who send in their music talked to us.

16 stupid questions the internet has about Irish people

12 hours ago

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115 Comments

Why do all Irish people look the same? Because we don’t.

Here’s What Happened Today: Sunday

13 hours ago

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Everyone’s talking about RTE’s Gaza footage, Croagh Patrick, and the Hamas ceasefire.

Two people airlifted from Croagh Patrick as thousands make pilgrimage

13 hours ago

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Up to 30,000 people are estimated to be making the trek to the top.

RTÉ apologises for ‘confusion caused’ by Gaza woman footage

13 hours ago

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An online petition had claimed there was a misinterpretation of what a Palestinian woman said but the broadcaster said it was not meant as a direct translation/

Opinion: Why do people continue to do ‘the hardest job in the world’?

13 hours ago

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Parenting can be very tough – and thankfully more people are being honest about that – but let’s not forget about the good stuff.

The Week in Photos: Get Up, Stand Up!

14 hours ago

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This is the week that was, in photos…

Photos: 100 years on, President Higgins praises “determining moment” in Ireland’s history

14 hours ago

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Events were held in Dublin to mark the centenary of the landing of the Asgard at Howth with weapons for the Irish volunteers.

What is it like to be a Jehovah’s Witness in Ireland?

14 hours ago

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Is it different from any other faith? We found out.

McDaids Football Special: An oral history of the Donegal delicacy

15 hours ago

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35 Comments

Anyone for a Football Special with ice cream?

Tipperary too strong for lethargic Dubs in Thurles to set up semi-final against Cork

15 hours ago

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It’s the Rebels next up in a mouth-watering All-Ireland SHC semi-final.

How to speed up your computer without spending a cent

16 hours ago

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48 Comments

Because we can’t all be spending hundreds on new hard drives and laptops.

Five years since it closed, the fight for Waterford Crystal pensions takes new turn

16 hours ago

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Unite trade union said today the dispute will go to the Labour Relations Commission – and hopefully be resolved.

Man in 50s found dead in Galway mountains

18 hours ago

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The man’s body was discovered yesterday evening.

Elbow and coffee conferences to bring €11m to Dublin

19 hours ago

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Fáilte Ireland said four major conferences have been secured over the next 12 months which will mean some serious revenue for the capital.

More male abuse survivors in rural Ireland are seeking help

19 hours ago

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Some counties – including Cavan, Westmeath and Offaly – have seen a ratio of 2:1 in male to female callers to a helpline.

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