Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Opinion: Thirty years on from MacSharry, we need another CAP revolution

Opinion: Thirty years on from MacSharry, we need another CAP revolution Ray MacSharry.Sean Cleary, Michael John Mullins and Joe Glynn making a cock of hay near Tuam, Co Galway. Photo: Ray Ryan For...

Councils take just a third of available Nama social housing

Councils take just a third of available Nama social housing Nama offered almost 7,000 residential properties for social housing purposes. Brendan McDonagh (Brian Lawless/PA) Local councils in Ireland took fewer than 3,000 social housing...

Half of first-time buyer home loans are being refused

Half of first-time buyer home loans are being refused Housing Minister Eoghan Murphy. Photo: Doug O'Connor Just 455 home loans have been approved under a Government scheme set up to help first-time buyers...

EBS concedes on 500 tracker cases

EBS concedes on 500 tracker cases Stock image HUNDREDS of new tracker denial cases have been conceded by a leading lender. EBS, the former building society that is now a subsidiary of AIB, have...

Samantha McCaughren: Naughten spends €2.9m on one-horse broadband race

Samantha McCaughren: Naughten spends €2.9m on one-horse broadband race Communications Minister Denis Naughten Eir may have pulled out of the seemingly never-ending National Broadband Plan process, leaving just one choice for the government...

Sinn Fein votes to liberalise access to abortion

Sinn Fein votes to liberalise access to abortion Mary Lou McDonald. Photo: Niall Carson/PA SINN Féin has voted to amend its policy so that TDs can support legislation allowing for abortion up to...

Draghi bets eurozone can ride out storm as QE to end

Draghi bets eurozone can ride out storm as QE to end ECB President Mario Draghi. Photo: REUTERS European Central Bank (ECB) president Mario Draghi said the eurozone economy is strong enough to overcome...

Stephen Hawking laid to rest between graves of Newton and Darwin

Stephen Hawking laid to rest between graves of Newton and Darwin The world-famous physicist’s first wife Jane was among those laying flowers during the service at Westminster Abbey. Jane Hawking lays flowers as...

Schools asked to promote farm safety as holiday season kicks off

Schools asked to promote farm safety as holiday season kicks off Farm accidents have claimed the lives of 23 children in the last decade and account for 11pc of all farm fatalities...

Comey ‘broke protocol in Clinton email probe but not biased’

Comey ‘broke protocol in Clinton email probe but not biased’ The report from the inspector general looked at the actions of the former FBI director. Former FBI director James Comey (Justin Tang/PA) Former FBI...

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Amazon announce 1,000 highly skilled tech jobs for Ireland

Amazon announce 1,000 highly skilled tech jobs for Ireland Taoiseach Leo Varadkar at the announcement today Picture: Adrian WecklerAmazon Amazon has announced 1,000 tech jobs for...

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