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Boston Herald
Irish bank exec waives hearing, to be extraditedThe former Irish banking executive accused of crimes connected to Ireland’s fin
Irish bank exec waives hearing, to be extradited
Boston Herald / Posted 16 hours ago
The former Irish banking executive accused of crimes connected to Ireland’s financial crisis has agreed to be extradited and face charges there after a failed attempt at being released on bail in Massachusetts kept him behind bars for months. David... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Adams isolated in party leaders' debate | Irish Examiner Friday, February 12, 2016 - 07:08 am The leaders of the c
Adams isolated in party leaders' debate
Irish Examiner / Posted 20 hours ago
| Irish Examiner Friday, February 12, 2016 - 07:08 am The leaders of the country's major parties have accused Sinn Féin leader Gerry Adams of directing IRA violence in... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Adams isolated as Irish leaders debate ahead of Feb. 26 voteDUBLIN (AP) - The leaders of Ireland's other major parties accused Sinn Fein ch
Adams isolated as Irish leaders debate ahead of Feb. 26 vote
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 21 hours ago
DUBLIN (AP) - The leaders of Ireland's other major parties accused Sinn Fein chief Gerry Adams of directing IRA violence in the past and seeking to endanger jurors today as they waged their first head-to-head debate ahead of Ireland's Feb. 26... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Adams isolated as Irish leaders debate ahead of Feb. 26 voteDUBLIN (AP) - The leaders of Ireland's other major parties accused Sinn Fein ch
Adams isolated as Irish leaders debate ahead of Feb. 26 vote
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 21 hours ago
DUBLIN (AP) - The leaders of Ireland's other major parties accused Sinn Fein chief Gerry Adams of directing IRA violence in the past and seeking to endanger jurors today as they waged their first head-to-head debate ahead of Ireland's Feb. 26... Read more
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WAND TV 17 Decatur
Adams isolated as Irish leaders debate ahead of Feb. 26 voteDUBLIN (AP) - The leaders of Ireland's other major parties accused Sinn Fein ch
Adams isolated as Irish leaders debate ahead of Feb. 26 vote
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted 21 hours ago
DUBLIN (AP) - The leaders of Ireland's other major parties accused Sinn Fein chief Gerry Adams of directing IRA violence in the past and seeking to endanger jurors today as they waged their first head-to-head debate ahead of Ireland's Feb. 26... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Adams isolated in Irish leaders' election debate Election posters of prime minister Enda Kenny, top, and Fianna Fail leader Mi
Adams isolated in Irish leaders' election debate
Belfast Telegraph / Posted yesterday
Election posters of prime minister Enda Kenny, top, and Fianna Fail leader Micheal Martin compete for space in Merrion Square, Dublin (AP) The leaders of Ireland's major parties have accused Sinn... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Adams isolated as Irish leaders debate ahead of Feb. 26 voteDUBLIN (AP) - The leaders of Ireland's other major parties accused Sinn Fein ch
Adams isolated as Irish leaders debate ahead of Feb. 26 vote
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted yesterday
DUBLIN (AP) - The leaders of Ireland's other major parties accused Sinn Fein chief Gerry Adams of directing IRA violence in the past and seeking to endanger jurors today as they waged their first head-to-head debate ahead of Ireland's Feb. 26... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Adams isolated as Irish leaders debate ahead of Feb. 26 voteDUBLIN (AP) - The leaders of Ireland's other major parties accused Sinn Fein ch
Adams isolated as Irish leaders debate ahead of Feb. 26 vote
Hawaii News Now / Posted yesterday
DUBLIN (AP) - The leaders of Ireland's other major parties accused Sinn Fein chief Gerry Adams of directing IRA violence in the past and seeking to endanger jurors today as they waged their first head-to-head debate ahead of Ireland's Feb. 26... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Merkel says Ireland is not doing enough in migrant crisis | Irish Examiner German chancellor Angela Merkel has reportedly singled out
Merkel says Ireland is not doing enough in migrant crisis
Irish Examiner / Posted yesterday
| Irish Examiner German chancellor Angela Merkel has reportedly singled out Ireland as one of three countries not taking enough... Read more
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Boston Herald
Irish banking exec facing criminal charges agrees to be extraditedThe former Irish banking executive accused of crimes connected to Ireland’s fin
Irish banking exec facing criminal charges agrees to be extradited
Boston Herald / Posted yesterday
The former Irish banking executive accused of crimes connected to Ireland’s financial crisis agreed to be extradited and face charges there after a failed attempt at being released on bail kept him behind bars for months. David K. Drumm politely... Read more
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SKY News
Irish Reporters 'Under Threat From Gangs'A number of Irish journalists have been warned by police they are under threat
Irish Reporters 'Under Threat From Gangs'
SKY News / Posted yesterday
A number of Irish journalists have been warned by police they are under threat from criminal gangs in Dublin, Sky sources say. It is understood the Independent News and Media group is working with the journalists in question to strengthen their... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Public consultation launched on Strabane-Newbuildings road plans Michelle McIlveen said construction of the £150 million road should start nex
Public consultation launched on Strabane-Newbuildings road plans
Belfast Telegraph / Posted yesterday
Michelle McIlveen said construction of the £150 million road should start next year A public consultation has been launched on plans for the upgrade of the road between Strabane and... Read more
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U TV
Consultation to start on A5 road upgradeThe start of consultations on the A5 Western Transport Corridor dual carriagewa
Consultation to start on A5 road upgrade
U TV / Posted yesterday
The start of consultations on the A5 Western Transport Corridor dual carriageway scheme was announced by Transport Minister Michelle McIlveen on Thursday. The A5 Western Transport Corridor is one of five key Transport Corridors in Northern Ireland... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
We need new ways to deal with Troubles cases - there is too much emphasis on State involvement, says Villiers Current structures for dealing with the past focus "disproportionately" on ca
We need new ways to deal with Troubles cases - there is too much emphasis on State involvement, says Villiers
Belfast Telegraph / Posted yesterday
Current structures for dealing with the past focus "disproportionately" on cases where the State is alleged to have been involved, the... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Independent Reporting Commission on NI paramilitary activity proposed Theresa Villiers said a new Independent Reporting Commission is important. A
Independent Reporting Commission on NI paramilitary activity proposed
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
Theresa Villiers said a new Independent Reporting Commission is important. An Independent Reporting Commission on paramilitary activity in Northern Ireland is included in draft... Read more
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Irish Examiner
EU exit means uncertain future for British-Irish trade says business leader | Irish Examiner Wednesday, February 10, 2016 - 01:29 pm A business leader
EU exit means uncertain future for British-Irish trade says business leader
Irish Examiner / Posted 2 days ago
| Irish Examiner Wednesday, February 10, 2016 - 01:29 pm A business leader promoting... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Gerry Adams: 'I'm not soft on crime... I've been shot and my house bombed' Sinn Fein 'has honoured all its pledges and commitments' in Northern Ireland,
Gerry Adams: 'I'm not soft on crime... I've been shot and my house bombed'
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
Sinn Fein 'has honoured all its pledges and commitments' in Northern Ireland, says party president Gerry Adams has insisted his party is not soft on crime, saying he... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
EU exit means uncertain future for British-Irish trade - business leader A business leader promoting Anglo-Irish trade has warned of an uncertain futu
EU exit means uncertain future for British-Irish trade - business leader
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
A business leader promoting Anglo-Irish trade has warned of an uncertain future if Britain votes to exit the EU A business leader promoting Anglo-Irish trade has warned of an... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Irish ambassador to UK 'confident' of deal to avoid Brexit Dan Mulhall said Ireland supports British efforts to improve competitiveness
Irish ambassador to UK 'confident' of deal to avoid Brexit
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
Dan Mulhall said Ireland supports British efforts to improve competitiveness The Irish Government's UK ambassador has said he is confident a deal will be done between Britain and the EU... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
EU exit means uncertain future for British-Irish trade - business leader A Brexit would have an impact on Northern Ireland's economy, an expert warned
EU exit means uncertain future for British-Irish trade - business leader
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
A Brexit would have an impact on Northern Ireland's economy, an expert warned A business leader promoting Anglo-Irish trade has warned of an uncertain future if Britain votes... Read more
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The Irish Times
Seeds of peace were sown in Troubles’ darkest daysThe period between 1972 and 1975 was the most violent of the Northern Ireland c
Seeds of peace were sown in Troubles’ darkest days
The Irish Times / Posted 3 days ago
The period between 1972 and 1975 was the most violent of the Northern Ireland conflict. Almost 1,300 people were killed, over a third of all deaths during the course of the conflict. Yet, this was also a time of political experimentation, witnessing... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Eddie Hutch, brother of crime lord ‘The Monk’ killed in Dublin gangland feud Murder ‘retaliation’ for Friday’s hotel shooting as Continuity IRA deny invol
Eddie Hutch, brother of crime lord ‘The Monk’ killed in Dublin gangland feud
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
Murder ‘retaliation’ for Friday’s hotel shooting as Continuity IRA deny involvement By Paul Williams, Niall O’Connor and Conor Feehan Garda at a scene on Poplar Row in... Read more
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4d
Boston Globe
Man Without a CountryDavid Drumm can’t buy a break. Last week, he told his lawyers he was willing t
Man Without a Country
Boston Globe / Posted 4 days ago
David Drumm can’t buy a break. Last week, he told his lawyers he was willing to drop his extradition fight and head back to Ireland to face the music. He hoped to be on a plane back to Dublin this week. But a snow storm intervened and Monday’s... Read more
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Daily Star
Gangster's brother 'shot dead' as Dublin gang war spirals out of controlCRIME SCENE: The shooting took place in the north of Dublin The man was shot d
Gangster's brother 'shot dead' as Dublin gang war spirals out of control
Daily Star / Posted 4 days ago
CRIME SCENE: The shooting took place in the north of Dublin The man was shot dead in the Poplar Row area of Ballybough in Dublin's north inner city at 7.45pm today. Early reports in the Irish media suggest the dead man is Eddie Hutch, the brother... Read more
4d
EveningTimes Online
Could supervised injecting rooms for drug users be the future for Scotland?DRUG workers in Glasgow travelled to Dublin to find out about Irish plans for s
Could supervised injecting rooms for drug users be the future for Scotland?
EveningTimes Online / Posted 4 days ago
DRUG workers in Glasgow travelled to Dublin to find out about Irish plans for supervised injecting rooms. A team from Turning Point Scotland (TPS) visited the city last month following moves by the Irish Government to introduce laws which would... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
NIO is letting down Troubles victims, claims David Ford Justice Minister David Ford Justice Minister David Ford has accused the Nort
NIO is letting down Troubles victims, claims David Ford
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
Justice Minister David Ford Justice Minister David Ford has accused the Northern Ireland Office of letting down Troubles victims by exploiting failures in the Fresh Start agreement. The claim... Read more
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U TV
Ford tells NIO ‘time for action on the past’The Justice Minister hit out after a weekend statement from a NIO spokesperson
Ford tells NIO ‘time for action on the past’
U TV / Posted 4 days ago
The Justice Minister hit out after a weekend statement from a NIO spokesperson stated that money could only be released to deal with the past if there was an agreement to establish new institutions – an issue that was not agreed upon in the deal done... Read more
5d
The Irish Times
Central Bank reduces investment portfolio by €700mThe Central Bank reduced its investment portfolio last year by €700 million to
Central Bank reduces investment portfolio by €700m
The Irish Times / Posted 5 days ago
The Central Bank reduced its investment portfolio last year by €700 million to €19 billion, largely because of European Central Bank rules relating to the balance sheets of its national central banks. Some details of the new rules were published for... Read more
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The Irish Times
Sinn Féin to look at holding events to honour WW1 deadSinn Fein is currently examining how best to commemorate those who died in the
Sinn Féin to look at holding events to honour WW1 dead
The Irish Times / Posted 5 days ago
Sinn Fein is currently examining how best to commemorate those who died in the First World War and deserve to be remembered for the sacrifice they made, Northern Ireland Deputy First Minister, Martin McGuinness has revealed. Mr McGuinness said that... Read more
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Irish Central
David Drumm to return to Ireland and drop US extradition fightFormer Anglo Irish Bank chief David Drumm. Photo by: Photocall Ireland David D
David Drumm to return to Ireland and drop US extradition fight
Irish Central / Posted 5 days ago
Former Anglo Irish Bank chief David Drumm. Photo by: Photocall Ireland David Drumm, the man long held responsible by many commentators for Ireland’s banking collapse will return to Ireland and will give up fighting extradition from the US. Drumm... Read more
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RTE News
David Drumm to appear in Boston court on MondayDavid Drumm is due to appear before a Boston court on Monday where it is expect
David Drumm to appear in Boston court on Monday
RTE News / Posted 6 days ago
David Drumm is due to appear before a Boston court on Monday where it is expected that matters relating to his possible voluntary return to Ireland will be discussed. Mr Drumm's lawyers late yesterday requested a special conference before the... Read more
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7d
The Irish Times
Bond trader Hasenstab sells out of IrelandFranklin Templeton’s Michael Hasenstab, who bought 10 per cent of the Irish bon
Bond trader Hasenstab sells out of Ireland
The Irish Times / Posted 7 days ago
Franklin Templeton’s Michael Hasenstab, who bought 10 per cent of the Irish bond market after the country was bailed out, said on Friday he had exited his Irish position, but that the bonds should continue to perform well. Hasenstab said the recent... Read more
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RTE News
Rate on govt bonds rises amid election campaignInvestors in Irish government bonds are showing the first signs of reacting to
Rate on govt bonds rises amid election campaign
RTE News / Posted 7 days ago
Investors in Irish government bonds are showing the first signs of reacting to the looming election, according to market observers. The gap between the cost of borrowing for Ireland and for France has widened in the past two weeks - an early... Read more
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International Business Times
Apple's £654m data centre in Ireland on hold after complaints filed with the government Apple has hit a snag with its data centre project in Ireland, following complai
Apple's £654m data centre in Ireland on hold after complaints filed with the government
International Business Times / Posted 7 days ago
Apple has hit a snag with its data centre project in Ireland, following complaints by citizens filed with the Irish government. The data centre was meant to store data and power online services such as iTunes Store, App Store, iMessage, Maps and Siri... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
New York Times' Bank-Boosting, Neoliberal-Excusing Story of the Global Debt HangoverThe big tell is that the article has nary a mention of the idea of restructurin
New York Times' Bank-Boosting, Neoliberal-Excusing Story of the Global Debt Hangover
Naked Capitalism / Posted 8 days ago
The big tell is that the article has nary a mention of the idea of restructuring loans, which is the time-honored way that banks deal with problem loans. A former McKinsey partner who was in charge of workouts at General Electric, which had a huge... Read more
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Irish Central
Irish election hard to call ahead of 3-week, low-budget campaignGetting an early start - Andrei Ghilan from Moldova hangs election posters for
Irish election hard to call ahead of 3-week, low-budget campaign
Irish Central / Posted 8 days ago
Getting an early start - Andrei Ghilan from Moldova hangs election posters for Fianna Fail outside Buswell's Hotel. Photo by: RollingNews.ie The announcement of an Irish election for late February will be made this week, kicking off an intense... Read more
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The Register
Microsoft vs US.gov, Internet of Stuff, etc: What's up with 2015's legal cloudy issues?Last year, I highlighted five legal issues for cloud firms and consumers to wat
Microsoft vs US.gov, Internet of Stuff, etc: What's up with 2015's legal cloudy issues?
The Register / Posted 8 days ago
Last year, I highlighted five legal issues for cloud firms and consumers to watch out for in 2015. Here’s a quick recap of how those topics developed during the year. 1. Microsoft and the US government go back to court It is worth teasing out a... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Irish charity helps 300 children in foster care in Belarus | Irish Examiner Thursday, February 04, 2016 The Lord Mayor of Cork Chris
Irish charity helps 300 children in foster care in Belarus
Irish Examiner / Posted 9 days ago
| Irish Examiner Thursday, February 04, 2016 The Lord Mayor of Cork Chris O’Leary has seen how an Irish charity has pioneered a... Read more
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The Irish Times
Strength of Brexit deal ‘a surprise’ for eurosceptics, says ChilcottThe draft agreement, which comes ahead of Britain’s in-out referendum on Europe
Strength of Brexit deal ‘a surprise’ for eurosceptics, says Chilcott
The Irish Times / Posted 9 days ago
The draft agreement, which comes ahead of Britain’s in-out referendum on Europe, offers the UK an “emergency brake” on migrant welfare, protections for non-euro zone states and a legally-binding assurance that the UK is not expected to pursue... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Lawyers the only winners in difficult search for the truth Up to 150 former soldiers want PSNI detectives to investigate IRA gun and bom
Lawyers the only winners in difficult search for the truth
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
Up to 150 former soldiers want PSNI detectives to investigate IRA gun and bomb attacks on them during the Troubles. Republicans are quick to call for public inquiries into the state's... Read more
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The Irish Times
New to the Parish: ‘For people like us, this feels like paradise’Janvi Shah used to think she would eventually move to the United States to cont
New to the Parish: ‘For people like us, this feels like paradise’
The Irish Times / Posted 9 days ago
Janvi Shah used to think she would eventually move to the United States to continue her studies. However, she also wanted to forge her own path and avoid following thousands of her fellow Indian students to American shores. “I don’t follow crowds.... Read more
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RTE News
Drumm 'on next plane' home if bail is not opposedThe brother of David Drumm has said if the Director of Public Prosecutions does
Drumm 'on next plane' home if bail is not opposed
RTE News / Posted 10 days ago
The brother of David Drumm has said if the Director of Public Prosecutions does not oppose a bail request from the former Anglo Irish Bank CEO, Mr Drumm will be “on the next plane to Dublin”. Speaking on Newstalk, Ken Drumm said while it will... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Sinn Fein appeal over 1916 site wins support Sinn Fein has convinced Belfast City Council to lobby the Irish government to
Sinn Fein appeal over 1916 site wins support
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 10 days ago
Sinn Fein has convinced Belfast City Council to lobby the Irish government to preserve a key site from the Easter Rising in Dublin. Sinn Fein councillor Niall O Donnghaile proposed that the council... Read more
10d
LinuxInsider.com
FDA Guidelines Target IoT Medical Device SecurityThe U.S. Food and Drug Administration last week took a step toward addressing t
FDA Guidelines Target IoT Medical Device Security
LinuxInsider.com / Posted 10 days ago
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration last week took a step toward addressing the threat the Internet of Things poses to patients and their data by releasing some proposed guidelines for managing cybersecurity in medical devices. "A growing number... Read more
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Tax-News.com
Ireland Mulls Tax Changes For Personal Services Companiesby Jason Gorringe, Tax-News.com, London02 February 2016 The Irish Government h
Ireland Mulls Tax Changes For Personal Services Companies
Tax-News.com / Posted 10 days ago
by Jason Gorringe, Tax-News.com, London02 February 2016 The Irish Government has launched a consultation on the use of intermediary-type structures and self-employment arrangements, and their... Read more
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E-Commerce Times
FDA Guidelines Target IoT Medical Device SecurityThe U.S. Food and Drug Administration last week took a step toward addressing t
FDA Guidelines Target IoT Medical Device Security
E-Commerce Times / Posted 10 days ago
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration last week took a step toward addressing the threat the Internet of Things poses to patients and their data by releasing some proposed guidelines for managing cybersecurity in medical devices. "A growing number... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Sinn Fein appeal over 1916 site fails to win support An attempt by Sinn Fein to convince Belfast City Council to lobby the Irish G
Sinn Fein appeal over 1916 site fails to win support
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 10 days ago
An attempt by Sinn Fein to convince Belfast City Council to lobby the Irish Government to preserve a key site from the Easter Rising in Dublin has been defeated by 24 votes to 18. Sinn Fein... Read more
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Irish Central
Ireland is apparently the 18th least corrupt country in the worldIreland is perceived in the top 20 least corrupt countries. Photo by: Getty ima
Ireland is apparently the 18th least corrupt country in the world
Irish Central / Posted 10 days ago
Ireland is perceived in the top 20 least corrupt countries. Photo by: Getty images. With a 2015 score of 75 in the organization's index, Ireland tied with Hong Kong and Japan, coming close behind the United States in 16th place and the United... Read more
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The Irish Times
Safe Harbour: EU-US data transfer talks still deadlockedEU and US officials remained locked in negotiations yesterday in a bid to seek
Safe Harbour: EU-US data transfer talks still deadlocked
The Irish Times / Posted 11 days ago
EU and US officials remained locked in negotiations yesterday in a bid to seek agreement on a new data transfer deal, after a January 31st deadline on a new framework for transatlantic data transfers passed without agreement. Almost four months... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Civil Service Pay - Govt Has Some Harsh Choices to MakeSouth Africa faces a looming fiscal cliff owing to growth in social grant expen
Civil Service Pay - Govt Has Some Harsh Choices to Make
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
South Africa faces a looming fiscal cliff owing to growth in social grant expenditure and civil service remuneration, combined with a slowdown in the growth of the economy. A fiscal cliff is when a country's finances reach a potential crisis point... Read more
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