High Court gives activists occupying a house in Dublin less than 24-hours to leave

High Court gives activists occupying a house in Dublin less than 24-hours to leave Protesters take over a house in Summerhill to protest against the lack of rental accommodation, overcrowded accommodation and homelessness in Dublin....

Shamed Weinstein to face sex trafficking lawsuit

Shamed Weinstein to face sex trafficking lawsuit Harvey Weinstein Movie producer Harvey Weinstein must face a US lawsuit by a British actress who has accused him of violating sex trafficking laws by inviting her to a...

Anger over lack of consultation amid search for builders of 1,200 new homes

Anger over lack of consultation amid search for builders of 1,200 new homes Lands under development at Donabate, Co Dublin. Photos: Colin O’RiordanMain Street in Donabate. Photos: Colin O’Riordan Expressions of interest are being sought from...

Is An Post set to move from iconic GPO and cut 300 jobs?

Is An Post set to move from iconic GPO and cut 300 jobs? President Michael D Higgins lays a wreath at the Easter 1916 Commemoration ceremony at the GPO. Photo: Tony Gavin 1/4/2018 An Post is looking...

It’s decision time for store lamb producers in the west

It's decision time for store lamb producers in the west Lamb in Dowra Mart. Photo Brian FarrellGrass supplies are tight throughout the country. File photo The recent rain is starting to bring a bit more hope...

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Dublin-headquartered firm Roomex raises €8m to develop global hotel booking platform Roomex has raised €8m series in funding as it looks to develop its booking platform and expand internationally. The Series A funding round was led...

Rank Group suffers 41% slump in profits as bingo and casino customers drop

Rank Group suffers 41% slump in profits as bingo and casino customers drop The company said like-for-like revenue for the full year was down 2.3%. Mecca Bingo was hit by a slump in customer visits (Dominic...

China and US to hold next round of trade talks in late August

China and US to hold next round of trade talks in late August US President Donald Trump’s “America First” slogan had caused only economic trouble for the country, including US soybean farmers. China said it will...

There’s one thing that some virtual assistants can’t do – understand an Irish accent

There's one thing that some virtual assistants can't do - understand an Irish accent A smart speaker (Federica De Caria/PA) The Irish brogue is often lauded as one of our nation's most attractive attributes, but it...

Richard Curran: Did we sell Aer Lingus too low?

Richard Curran: Did we sell Aer Lingus too low? IAG CEO Willie Walsh with Aer Lingus CEO Stephen Kavanagh who is eyeing the prospect of further expansion in the US. Photo: Jason Clarke Last week I...

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