February 21, 2019
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Kevin Doyle: 'Safe money is on a general election this year' Fianna Fáil no longer running scared of a vote Standing for election: Barry Andrews with wife Sinead and children. Photo: Justin Farrelly It seems clear now there will be a general election in 2019. Voters will go to the polls in May to select a new batch of councillors and MEPs...
Community service for property developer who owed more than €1m in unpaid taxes and penalties 18/02/19 James Jordan, leaving court for the case. PIC: Collins Courts A property developer who owed more than €1 million in unpaid taxes and penalties has received 240 hours of community service. James Jordan (51) of Laochfail, Outfarm Lane, Castleknock, Dublin, pleaded guilty at Dublin Circuit Criminal...
Just one in five Fianna Fáil candidates for local elections is a woman Stock pictureAnalysis: Adrian Kavanagh has been monitoring party selection events Just one in five local election candidates selected by Fianna Fáil so far is a woman. With three months to go before voters cast their ballot papers, the party trails its rivals in efforts to get female candidates on...
© Reuters. Investing.com - The pound dropped on Monday following reports that Northern Ireland's Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) will...
Friend 'hoped to confiscate driver's keys' moments before fatal crash, inquest hears Garda Traffic Corps. Stock picture A FRIEND told an inquest on Monday he had hoped to confiscate a driver's car keys moments before he drove into the path of an articulated lorry, killing him and leaving his son fighting for his life. Frank Walsh (61), a building contractor from Treenlaur...
'FF poised to win three seats, but SF to lose one'   Fianna Fáil leader Micheál Martin. Photo: PA Fianna Fáil is set for big gains in the European elections, according to analysis complied by the European Parliament. Ireland will have two extra MEPs after May's vote as a result of Brexit, meaning all the main parties are eyeing up potential gains. But...
Revolut to hire team of hackers to bolster cyber defences The fintech start-up is looking to hire a team that will hack into its IT system and search the dark web for potential threats. Revolut’s card and mobile phone app. (Photo provided by Revolut). Revolut is hiring a team of hackers in order to bolster its cyber defences as the bank continues...
WATCH: Boris Johnson cosies up to a cheetah MP Boris Johnson meets Saba the cheetah - soon to be released into the wild - at Howletts Animal Park in Kent. Boris Johnson gets close to with Saba, a cheetah that he met while visiting the Howletts Wild Animal Park to learn more about the work of the Aspinall Foundation.
China's HNA could sell all or part of SR Technics Stock image HNA Group, the embattled Chinese conglomerate, is exploring options for Swiss aircraft-maintenance firm SR Technics including a potential sale, people familiar with the matter said. HNA is working with an adviser on the potential disposal, the people said. HNA's 80pc stake in SR Technics could be valued at $700m to...
Number of airlines express interest in flybmi's Derry to Stansted service City of Derry Airport is reviewing its options to replace its route to Stansted after the collapse of flybmi (PA Archive) A number of airlines have expressed interest in taking over flybmi's Derry to Stansted service, the airport's operator has said. Scottish airline Loganair has already indicated an intent to tender...

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