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New measures to see increases in some social welfare payments from this week

Pensioners and people with disabilities who are living alone are the main cohort of social welfare recipients to benefit.

7.1.2020

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Pedro Sanchez wins tight vote to form new Spanish government

Pedro Sanchez wins tight vote to form new Spanish government

7.1.2020

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Pedro Sanchez wins tight vote to form new Spanish government

Pedro Sanchez wins tight vote to form new Spanish government

7.1.2020

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Twins born 'decades apart' leaving proud new parents 'overwhelmed'

Twins born 'decades apart' leaving 'speechless' new parents 'overwhelmed'

7.1.2020

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Ahead of Irish and US elections, Facebook announces new measures against 'deepfake' videos - Independent.ie

Ahead of Irish and US elections, Facebook announces new measures against 'deepfake' videos

7.1.2020

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Latest: Number of new hospital beds 'like trying to put out fire with tea cup

Latest: Number of new hospital beds 'like trying to put out fire with tea cup

7.1.2020

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Weinstein jury selection to start in New York amid new charges in LA

Harvey Weinstein has said any sexual activity was consensual.

7.1.2020

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#Budget2020: Paschal Donohoe insists spending will increase by €3.4bn

Budget2020: Paschal Donohoe insists spending will increase by €3.4bn

12.11.2019

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Paschal Donohoe rejects ‘austerity budget’ label for 2020 plans

Brexit has weighed heavy in Mr Donohoe’s 2020 budget.

12.11.2019

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Paschal Donohoe rejects ‘austerity budget’ label for 2020 plans

Brexit has weighed heavy in Mr Donohoe’s 2020 budget.

12.11.2019

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How to double days off work in 2020 by taking just half of your annual leave

How to double days off work in 2020 by taking just half of your annual leave

12.11.2019

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David Gray set to return to Cork with huge gig in June 2020

David Gray set to return to Cork with huge gig next June

11.11.2019

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Eight Irish novels among 156 nominees for 2020 International Dublin Literary Award

Eight Irish novels among 156 nominees for 2020 International Dublin Literary Award

11.11.2019

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Eight Irish novels among 156 nominees for 2020 International Dublin Literary Award

Eight Irish novels among 156 nominees for 2020 International Dublin Literary Award

11.11.2019

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Irish drivers to face increased fines for dangerous overtaking of cyclists

The fine has been increased from €80 to €120

11.11.2019

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Bruton says Midlands Just Transition Fund is just 'one part of an overall strategy'

Bruton says Midlands Just Transition Fund is just 'one part of an overall strategy'

11.11.2019

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Bruton says Midlands Just Transition Fund is just 'one part of an overall strategy'

Bruton says Midlands Just Transition Fund is just 'one part of an overall strategy'

11.11.2019

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Fáilte Ireland launches 2020 plan to support tourism as numbers dip

Fáilte Ireland launches 2020 plan to support tourism as numbers dip

11.11.2019

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Government Ministers to meet Midlands ESB workers as plants set to close

Government Ministers to meet Midlands ESB workers as plants set to close

11.11.2019

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Am I eligible for an over-70s medical card following changes in Budget 2020?

Q&A: Dominic Coyle answers your personal finance questions


13.10.2019

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Revealed: Data Protection Commission's pleas for more staff and 'fit-for-purpose' office

Revealed: Data Protection Commission's pleas for more staff and 'fit-for-purpose' office

Is that Pascal's finger up Regina's nose?
They want a large building in Dublin City Centre. What's wrong with Cork? Galway? Limerick? Athlone? Drogheda? Navan? Or expanding their current Portarlington location. Hint: the career ambitions of its senior staff...

13.10.2019

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How Budget 2020 let you down - and the ways you can fix it - Independent.ie

How Budget 2020 let you down - and the ways you can fix it

13.10.2019

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Revealed: Data Protection Commission's pleas for more staff 'fit-for-purpose' office

The DPC says it is 'critical' that a permanent base is found in Dublin

If there was proper dp there would be no need for cards im not getting one the revenue have our pps nb and thats all they need to know the goverment spending money and they havent a clue what they are doing a disgrace

13.10.2019

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Social Democrats: People on lower incomes 'will take the brunt of Brexit' after Budget

Social Democrats: People on lower incomes 'will take the brunt of Brexit' after Budget

12.10.2019

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Budget 2020: Putting a price on a hard Brexit

When Minister Paschal Donohoe rose to his feet this week to deliver the Budget, the war of words on Brexit was rising to a crescendo across the water.

RobertShortt It’s clear Leo hasn’t got a breeze and is one of the worst Taoiseach we’ve ever had. CJ was crooked but got things done
RobertShortt How can the Carbon Tax be fair on anybody not living in Dublin... there is no public transport system to get people to work in Tipperary Kerry Clare Carlow Leitrim or any of the other 20 counties in the Republic of Ireland.

12.10.2019

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Doctors warn that extending free GP care to under-8s is 'putting pressure on a timebomb'

The IMO has warned that many GP clinics are already at capacity and cannot take on new patients.

That balloon has already burst

12.10.2019

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Some good news and some missed opportunities in Budget 2020

Sponsored: “The Minister simply didn’t have enough money available to make any significant tax changes”

11.10.2019

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Government investigation into protection money scandal must extend to all councils, says TD

Government investigation into protection money scandal must extend to all councils, says TD

11.10.2019

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Conor McGregor expected to decide plea over alleged 'pub attack' in 3 weeks

Conor McGregor expected to decide plea over charge of punching punter in three weeks time

11.10.2019

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Budget 'disproportionally impacts welfare recipients', according to ESRI

Budget 'disproportionally impacts welfare recipients', according to ESRI

11.10.2019

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'Big group' of trainee solicitors involved in sleazy Whatsapp group

'Big group' of trainee solicitors involved in sleazy Whatsapp group at top college

11.10.2019

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Protection payments at housing site 'like a plot from The Sopranos' - Independent.ie

Protection payments at housing site 'like a plot from The Sopranos'

11.10.2019

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Conor McGregor has three weeks to decide plea over alleged pub attack - Independent.ie

Conor McGregor has three weeks to decide plea over alleged pub attack

11.10.2019

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El Paso shooter pleads not guilty to capital murder

The district attorney's office has said it will be seeking the death penalty

11.10.2019

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One child needs foster care every day; Tusla targets misconceptions with information week

One child needs foster care every day; Tusla targets misconceptions with information week

11.10.2019

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Highs of 15C this weekend but 'wet and windy' weather to hit Ireland next week

Highs of 15C today but 'wet and windy' conditions to hit next week

11.10.2019

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Provision of public dental care in ‘crisis’ following government’s plan

Provision of public dental care in ‘crisis’ following government’s plan

11.10.2019

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Criminals paid to ‘stop attacks’ at building sites across Dublin

Criminals paid to ‘stop attacks’ at building sites across Dublin

11.10.2019

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Subscriber Only: Stephen Collins: Donohoe seized chance to say ‘no’ to everybody with budget

Stephen Collins: Donohoe seized chance to say ‘no' to everybody with budget

11.10.2019

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Budget 2020: 'Our children deserve the best healthcare... but that's not happening in Ireland' - Independent.ie

Budget 2020: 'Our children deserve the best healthcare... but that's not happening in Ireland'

11.10.2019

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Garda warning to public over missing fisherman

Gardai warn public not to 'put lives at risk' looking for missing young Cork fisherman Kodie Healy as search continues

10.10.2019

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Majority of Irish workers 'too afraid to tell boss about poor mental health'

Majority of workers in Ireland 'too afraid to tell boss about their poor mental health'

10.10.2019

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Kevin Doyle: 'Budget reaction shows we're now desensitised to dangers of Brexit' - Independent.ie

Kevin Doyle: 'Budget reaction shows we're now desensitised to dangers of Brexit'

10.10.2019

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'If it's not happening in Dublin, then it's not happening' - Rural publican hits out at no change in excise duty on alcohol in Budget 2020 - Independent.ie

'If it's not happening in Dublin, then it's not happening' - Rural publican hits out at no change in excise duty on alcohol in Budget 2020

10.10.2019

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One-third of social housing tenants cannot afford to heat home

One-third of social housing tenants cannot afford to heat home

10.10.2019

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Crunch Brexit meeting taking place at location of Coleen Rooney's 21st birthday bash - Independent.ie

Crunch Brexit meeting taking place at location of Coleen Rooney's 21st birthday bash

10.10.2019

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PSC fall-out: Department of Social Protection accused of ‘mass surveillance’

PSC fall-out: Department of Social Protection accused of ‘mass surveillance’

10.10.2019

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