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‘Does Doonbeg love Trump?’ – Eric and Don pull pints in Clare, but maybe sip prematurely

It’s official – the Trump brothers have pulled their first pint in Ireland, but maybe they sipped it prematurely. The Trump ‘boys’ Don Jr and Eric showed up at Doonbeg village on Wednesday evening to pull a pint in Morrissey’s pub after the celebratory ceilí. “This is better than New York City,” they declared to […]

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Michael Noonan in mourning as sister Mary among three women killed in horror crash

Former finance minister Michael Noonan is mourning the loss of his sister Mary, who was among three women killed in a road crash. Tributes were also paid to Mary Costello (73) and Mary Bradley (77) who died with Ms Noonan in the two-car crash. Mary Griffin (70), a passenger in 78-year-old Ms Noonan’s car, was […]

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EuroMillions: Ticket holder makes claim for incredible £114M jackpot

A claim has been made of the incredible £114M EuroMillions jackpot prize – won by a single UK ticket-holder from the draw on Tuesday 1 January 2019. The lucky ticket-holder scooped an exact prize of £114,969,755.70 which will be paid out at the ticket validation appointment. The ticket-holder will then decide whether or not to […]

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McDonald’s to create 65 jobs in Cork town

McDonald’s is to create more than 65 jobs with the opening of a new restaurant at a motorway service station in Co Cork. The restaurant, which opened yesterday, is located at the Circle K services at Junction 14 on the M8, just north of Fermoy. With an initial investment of €2m, it will be operated […]

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Everything you need to know about the new US work visas for Irish people

ON November 30th 2018, NEWS came through that Irish citizens could soon get access to thousands more US working visas.  It came as a result of a bill that would allow Irish citizens avail of surplus E-3 visas that are specifically for Australians. The visas are for two years but can be extended indefinitely.  The […]

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Sam Fender announces Dublin show for December

The announcement has come after the Tyneside native said he’d be on the road for the foreseeable future. It’s been a productive 2018 for Sam Fender thus far. The English singer-songwriter has seen this be his breakout year, between the release of his debut EP and finding himself named as one of the BBC Sound of […]

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Residents fight move to axe their veg patches and garden for more homes

Residents in one of the most developed parts of Dublin are protesting at the demolition of a community garden and allotments for social housing. Weaver Square Community Group, in The Liberties, has nurtured the area for families, pensioners and others for seven years and are campaigning to save the land. They say The Liberties has […]