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Column: This “Ireland as a success story” rhetoric is based on empty spin
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: This “Ireland as a success story” rhetoric is based on empty spin

Dec 15th 2013, 7:30 PM 119 Views 118 Comments

The Troika itself isn’t going anywhere. They will continue to dictate austerity for years to come, writes Paul Murphy.

Fears for jobs at Lufthansa Technik as staff called to meeting
# Bad News
# Bad News

Fears for jobs at Lufthansa Technik as staff called to meeting

Nov 15th 2013, 11:53 AM 6,319 Views 25 Comments

The 400 plus positions at the Irish operation in Rathcoole are in jeopardy.

The most hilarious 'just heard bad news' acting ever
# Masterclass
From The Daily Edge
# Masterclass

The most hilarious 'just heard bad news' acting ever

Nov 6th 2013, 7:50 AM 2,325 Views 3 Comments

This moment is DRAMATIC.

'It's not a good poll': Howlin reacts to Labour's 25-year low
# Labour Pains
# Labour Pains

'It's not a good poll': Howlin reacts to Labour's 25-year low

Oct 1st 2013, 9:06 AM 4,887 Views 62 Comments

“There’s no point in saying anything else,” the Public Expenditure and Reform Minister admitted this morning.

Lions blow as Paul O'Connell ruled out of tour
# Bad News
From The42
# Bad News

Lions blow as Paul O'Connell ruled out of tour

Jun 24th 2013, 2:07 AM 16,874 Views 32 Comments

It’s been confirmed that the Irish lock suffered a broken arm during the game with Australia on Saturday.

79 jobs lost as Diamond Innovations shuts Dublin plant
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

79 jobs lost as Diamond Innovations shuts Dublin plant

Apr 22nd 2013, 8:12 PM 14,939 Views 31 Comments

Consultations with employees and unions has begun.

Column: Yes, the media should report bad news, but cynicism mustn’t blind us
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Yes, the media should report bad news, but cynicism mustn’t blind us

Jan 18th 2013, 7:00 AM 167 Views 39 Comments

Of course journalists must hold politicians to account, writes Seamus Conboy – but Ireland needs confidence too.

Tired of bad news, teens launch free positive newspaper
# The Champion
# The Champion

Tired of bad news, teens launch free positive newspaper

Dec 4th 2012, 7:05 AM 9,795 Views 26 Comments

The paper, called The Champion, was made by teenagers living in Dublin’s north east inner city.

Damn you, science! US researchers debunk 'five second rule'
# Bad News
# Bad News

Damn you, science! US researchers debunk 'five second rule'

Oct 20th 2012, 12:54 PM 14,981 Views 48 Comments

Dropped your food? Don’t bother trying to pick it up quickly – it’s already ruined.

Dublin City Council takes extra precautions over flood warning
# Rain
# Rain

Dublin City Council takes extra precautions over flood warning

Oct 16th 2012, 5:41 PM 9,491 Views 16 Comments

The Liffey Boardwalk will be closed and the flood gates on the River Tolka are being put in place.

Bad news, Hunty: Wolves winger ruled out for several months
# COYBIG
From The42
# COYBIG

Bad news, Hunty: Wolves winger ruled out for several months

Oct 1st 2012, 4:45 PM 771 Views 0 Comments

The Ireland international is set for a lengthy spell on the sidelines after it was confirmed that he will undergo hip surgery.

760 jobs lost in major jobs blow for Northern Ireland
# Bad News
# Bad News

760 jobs lost in major jobs blow for Northern Ireland

Sep 13th 2012, 1:38 PM 6,720 Views 18 Comments

FG Wilson blamed the slowdown in global demand for its products for the large number of job losses.

Injured Nadal to miss at least next 2 months
# Bad News
From The42
# Bad News

Injured Nadal to miss at least next 2 months

Sep 3rd 2012, 11:46 AM 348 Views 0 Comments

Nadal will miss Spain’s upcoming Davis Cup semifinal against the United States, he confirmed today.

Mortgage arrears in Ireland rise to highest level yet
# Tough Times
# Tough Times

Mortgage arrears in Ireland rise to highest level yet

Aug 23rd 2012, 11:36 AM 4,811 Views 43 Comments

New figures from the Central Bank illustrate the deepening mortgage crisis in Ireland with almost 130,000 in arrears.

It's official: Ireland is a Third World country*
# Bad News
From The Daily Edge
# Bad News

It's official: Ireland is a Third World country*

Aug 21st 2012, 10:50 AM 52,255 Views 52 Comments

*But it’s probably not what you think.

Dublin falls from 12th to 198th in study of major world cities
# Fail
# Fail

Dublin falls from 12th to 198th in study of major world cities

Jan 30th 2012, 12:36 PM 8,160 Views 53 Comments

The only cities which did worse than Dublin in the study of 200 cities were Lisbon and Athens.

A new low: Ireland slump to eighth in IRB rankings
# Bad News
From The42
# Bad News

A new low: Ireland slump to eighth in IRB rankings

Aug 29th 2011, 1:10 PM 747 Views 1 Comment

Ireland have paid the price for their recent run of woeful form.

Column: We Irish are addicted to 'recession porn'
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: We Irish are addicted to 'recession porn'

Jul 27th 2011, 8:33 AM 147 Views 54 Comments

We all love complaining about bad news – but we need to devote that energy to improving things instead, writes Ed Fidgeon-Kavanagh.

Paul O'Connell banned for four weeks
# In The Dock
From The42
# In The Dock

Paul O'Connell banned for four weeks

Dec 16th 2010, 12:26 PM 1,400 Views 0 Comments

Munster lock handed ban after strike on Ospreys player.

Olympic task ahead for Irish women
# Bad News
From The42
# Bad News

Olympic task ahead for Irish women

Nov 22nd 2010, 3:43 PM 325 Views 0 Comments

New format makes it twice as hard for Irish to qualify from tough group.