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# capital - Thursday 11 April, 2019

Enda Kenny named as adviser with Diaspora-focused Dublin investment fund
# What Enda Did Next
# What Enda Did Next

Enda Kenny named as adviser with Diaspora-focused Dublin investment fund

Apr 11th 2019, 8:27 AM 19,360 Views 64 Comments

The fund says it seeks to invest capital in a way that benefits Irish society.

# capital - Wednesday 7 February, 2018

Tourists won't be barred from taking certain photos in Uzbekistan anymore

Tourists won't be barred from taking certain photos in Uzbekistan anymore

Feb 7th 2018, 3:00 PM 13,217 Views 25 Comments

The strict rules are being eased in a bid to… attract tourists.

# capital - Sunday 29 October, 2017

Dublin's oldest jazz club is making way for a block of short-term lets
# JJ Smyth
# JJ Smyth

Dublin's oldest jazz club is making way for a block of short-term lets

Oct 29th 2017, 6:00 AM 25,579 Views 26 Comments

New plans for JJ Smyth’s will see the music venue replaced with 19 bedrooms.

# capital - Monday 11 September, 2017

Rise in house sales along commuter belts due to lack of affordable homes in Dublin
# For Sale
# For Sale

Rise in house sales along commuter belts due to lack of affordable homes in Dublin

Sep 11th 2017, 6:00 AM 22,722 Views 25 Comments

A MyHome.ie study shows the number of house sales has increased by 8.4% in the first half of 2017.

# capital - Monday 31 July, 2017

Poll: Is it finally time that Dublin went high-rise?
# Tall Tale
# Tall Tale

Poll: Is it finally time that Dublin went high-rise?

Jul 31st 2017, 9:53 AM 37,652 Views 133 Comments

Is it time for the Irish capital to finally bite the bullet and embrace high-rise structures?

# capital - Saturday 1 July, 2017

Letter from New Zealand: Welcoming Wellington hits the spot
# Capital
From The42
# Capital

Letter from New Zealand: Welcoming Wellington hits the spot

Jul 1st 2017, 4:53 AM 3,728 Views 1 Comment

The locals in the capital city have been warm towards the visiting Lions fans.

# capital - Tuesday 22 November, 2016

Would you like to decide who lives here? You won't get a say on it just yet
# Mayor Elections
# Mayor Elections

Would you like to decide who lives here? You won't get a say on it just yet

Nov 22nd 2016, 6:14 PM 10,138 Views 26 Comments

The government have put down a counter motion to the Green Party’s bill for a directly-elected mayor for Dublin.

# capital - Thursday 16 June, 2016

Gardaí intercept man with suspicious package in Dublin's north inner city
# Dublin
# Dublin

Gardaí intercept man with suspicious package in Dublin's north inner city

Jun 16th 2016, 7:43 AM 19,982 Views 19 Comments

An army bomb disposal team was called in and the package has been removed from the scene.

# capital - Thursday 5 May, 2016

After a dirty, personal race London elects a new mayor today
# In Foggy London Town
# In Foggy London Town

After a dirty, personal race London elects a new mayor today

May 5th 2016, 6:15 AM 22,526 Views 54 Comments

The race for the mayoralty has been marked by negative campaigning between two very different candidates.

# capital - Thursday 4 February, 2016

Two Algerian men arrested over suspected Islamic State plot in Berlin
# Germany
# Germany

Two Algerian men arrested over suspected Islamic State plot in Berlin

Feb 4th 2016, 2:45 PM 10,508 Views 56 Comments

They are suspected of having links to the jihadist group.

# capital - Sunday 17 January, 2016

11 words that just sound better in a Dublin accent
# Bleedin Deadly
From The Daily Edge
# Bleedin Deadly

11 words that just sound better in a Dublin accent

Jan 17th 2016, 9:30 PM 17,880 Views 12 Comments

Scarlet.

# capital - Saturday 5 December, 2015

Isis is preparing a 'backup capital' in case its main base should fall
# Escape Plan
# Escape Plan

Isis is preparing a 'backup capital' in case its main base should fall

Dec 5th 2015, 10:00 AM 18,361 Views 44 Comments

The city of Sirte, in Libya, has been earmarked as a potential fallback option for Islamic State.

# capital - Friday 27 November, 2015

Here's what's happening in Dublin this New Year's
# Capital Countdown
# Capital Countdown

Here's what's happening in Dublin this New Year's

Nov 27th 2015, 6:01 PM 15,865 Views 12 Comments

It will include a gig in the 3Arena.

# capital - Friday 13 November, 2015

C’mere ‘till I tell ya why Dublin is better than all the rest
# Opinion
# Opinion

C’mere ‘till I tell ya why Dublin is better than all the rest

Nov 13th 2015, 2:00 PM 119 Views 100 Comments

Dublin wants to be the European City of Culture 2020. Why do you think it deserves it?

# capital - Tuesday 3 November, 2015

These are the people who know if your Dublin Bus is going to be late
# Mad Dash Home
# Mad Dash Home

These are the people who know if your Dublin Bus is going to be late

Nov 3rd 2015, 10:06 AM 15,275 Views 49 Comments

…and if it’s going to be bang on time.

# capital - Friday 2 October, 2015

Should Dublin go high-rise?
# Scared Of Heights
# Scared Of Heights

Should Dublin go high-rise?

Oct 2nd 2015, 8:53 AM 13,832 Views 61 Comments

An Taisce wants you to have your say.

# capital - Saturday 26 September, 2015

Is Dublin really a kip?
# Column
# Column

Is Dublin really a kip?

Sep 26th 2015, 8:00 AM 2,069 Views 143 Comments

Joe Duffy needs to get out more in Dublin if he thinks it’s a kip, writes Aaron McKenna.

# capital - Monday 10 August, 2015

21 reasons Dublin will always have a place in our hearts
# Dublin's Fair City
From The Daily Edge
# Dublin's Fair City

21 reasons Dublin will always have a place in our hearts

Aug 10th 2015, 1:07 PM 14,655 Views 9 Comments

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# capital - Wednesday 6 May, 2015

2013 All-Ireland club finalists march on after impressive win in Dublin SFC
# Dubs
From The42
# Dubs

2013 All-Ireland club finalists march on after impressive win in Dublin SFC

May 6th 2015, 9:25 PM 4,964 Views 4 Comments

It’s been a busy night for football in the capital.

# capital - Saturday 14 March, 2015

Egypt is building a completely new capital city beside its old one
# Infrastructure
# Infrastructure

Egypt is building a completely new capital city beside its old one

Mar 14th 2015, 10:27 AM 18,880 Views 36 Comments

See ya later, Cairo.

# capital - Thursday 19 February, 2015

How many new homes does Dublin need to stop the rental crisis?
# A Lot
# A Lot

How many new homes does Dublin need to stop the rental crisis?

Feb 19th 2015, 3:29 PM 3,152 Views 1 Comment

Demand in the capital has grown while supply has slowed.

# capital - Saturday 7 February, 2015

"There have been a lot of bad buildings and bad spaces created in Dublin"
# What If
# What If

"There have been a lot of bad buildings and bad spaces created in Dublin"

Feb 7th 2015, 9:45 AM 21,368 Views 59 Comments

Thinking outside the box.

# capital - Thursday 5 February, 2015

Five properties to view... in Dublin
# Viewing Advised
# Viewing Advised

Five properties to view... in Dublin

Feb 5th 2015, 2:38 PM 6,608 Views 0 Comments

Here are the 5 best properties you can view in Dublin this weekend.

# capital - Sunday 25 January, 2015

14 words and phrases that have a totally different meaning in Dublin
# The Fair City
From The Daily Edge
# The Fair City

14 words and phrases that have a totally different meaning in Dublin

Jan 25th 2015, 9:30 AM 120,099 Views 121 Comments

Excuse me, what does that mean? “Ask me bollix.”

# capital - Monday 19 January, 2015

The top 1% could soon own more than HALF of global wealth
# Davos
# Davos

The top 1% could soon own more than HALF of global wealth

Jan 19th 2015, 6:30 AM 9,196 Views 61 Comments

But how can this be reversed?

# capital - Saturday 3 January, 2015

7 then-and-now archive photos of Dublin street scenes
# Street Life
From The Daily Edge
# Street Life

7 then-and-now archive photos of Dublin street scenes

Jan 3rd 2015, 9:30 AM 35,087 Views 40 Comments

From 1875 to the present day.

# capital - Saturday 20 December, 2014

Dublin's street life in 2014: Deeply human photos paint a picture of the capital
# Portraits
From The Daily Edge
# Portraits

Dublin's street life in 2014: Deeply human photos paint a picture of the capital

Dec 20th 2014, 9:27 AM 16,453 Views 25 Comments

Cuddles, kids and characters in the fair city this year.

# capital - Monday 20 October, 2014

About 138 SMEs a day are asking Bank of Ireland for loans
# Deal
# Deal

About 138 SMEs a day are asking Bank of Ireland for loans

Oct 20th 2014, 10:41 AM 6,161 Views 33 Comments

And they say they are approving 87% of them.

# capital - Thursday 18 September, 2014

"False alarm" caused part of Henry Street to be closed and shops evacuated
# Incident
# Incident

"False alarm" caused part of Henry Street to be closed and shops evacuated

Sep 18th 2014, 6:34 PM 27,181 Views 27 Comments

Gardaí and fire services were on the scene. Fire services have now been stood down.

# capital - Sunday 7 September, 2014

This Dublin bridge was turned into a giant harp last night
# River Cantata
# River Cantata

This Dublin bridge was turned into a giant harp last night

Sep 7th 2014, 2:53 PM 26,105 Views 18 Comments

Call it a musical makeover.

# capital - Monday 28 July, 2014

One more bonus to being a teen? Cheaper Luas and bus travel
# Teen Age Riot
# Teen Age Riot

One more bonus to being a teen? Cheaper Luas and bus travel

Jul 28th 2014, 3:13 PM 9,552 Views 23 Comments

Leap cards are now a few euro cheaper for young ‘uns.

# capital - Friday 20 June, 2014

Why 600 people will be at a sold-out event in Dublin today just to hear this rockstar economist talk
# Piketty Mania
# Piketty Mania

Why 600 people will be at a sold-out event in Dublin today just to hear this rockstar economist talk

Jun 20th 2014, 10:29 AM 16,750 Views 32 Comments

In just a few months, Thomas Piketty has gone from low-key lecturer to the economics equivalent of a break-out star.

# capital - Tuesday 20 May, 2014

Venture capitalists set up in Dublin to provide €172 million to Life Sciences sector
# Lightstone Ventures
# Lightstone Ventures

Venture capitalists set up in Dublin to provide €172 million to Life Sciences sector

May 20th 2014, 7:50 AM 5,083 Views 7 Comments

Lightstone Ventures will be using the city as a base for its European operations.

# capital - Wednesday 7 May, 2014

Dublin rally to 'bring back our girls' missing in Nigeria
# Boko Haram
# Boko Haram

Dublin rally to 'bring back our girls' missing in Nigeria

May 7th 2014, 6:45 AM 7,488 Views 28 Comments

The protest is to raise awareness about the missing 220 students taken from a school in Chibok.

# capital - Monday 31 March, 2014

Column: Voting down a plebiscite for a directly-elected Dublin mayor would be bad for democracy
# Total Mayor
# Total Mayor

Column: Voting down a plebiscite for a directly-elected Dublin mayor would be bad for democracy

Mar 31st 2014, 11:34 AM 26 Views 16 Comments

All four local authorities in the country have to agree on whether to put the issue to the people on the same day as the local and European elections.

# capital - Thursday 20 March, 2014

Average rent for a Dublin apartment is €1,070 - outside capital it's €630
# Still Climbing
# Still Climbing

Average rent for a Dublin apartment is €1,070 - outside capital it's €630

Mar 20th 2014, 6:45 AM 14,898 Views 67 Comments

Despite the continued growth in Dublin rents, they are still 15.5 per cent lower than their boom peak.

# capital - Saturday 8 March, 2014

Photos: On this day in 1966 Nelson’s Pillar in O’Connell Street was blown up
# Bomb
# Bomb

Photos: On this day in 1966 Nelson’s Pillar in O’Connell Street was blown up

Mar 8th 2014, 7:45 AM 41,378 Views 153 Comments

At approximately 1.30am on 8 March a bomb exploded on Dublin’s main thoroughfare.

# capital - Thursday 20 February, 2014

There are just 3,000 properties for sale in the capital with Dublin 15 the most popular
# Bubble Build Up
# Bubble Build Up

There are just 3,000 properties for sale in the capital with Dublin 15 the most popular

Feb 20th 2014, 8:36 AM 18,489 Views 90 Comments

The biggest one off residential sale in Dublin was that of Walford, Shrewsbury Road in March for €14 million.

# capital - Wednesday 12 February, 2014

Column: Impact of Swiss vote to curtail immigrants will ripple toward Eurosceptic UK
# Rebel Rebel
# Rebel Rebel

Column: Impact of Swiss vote to curtail immigrants will ripple toward Eurosceptic UK

Feb 12th 2014, 7:00 AM 33 Views 81 Comments

The EU response to Swiss curtailing of migrants should be aimed at the UK, not just Switzerland, writes John O’Donnell.

# capital - Saturday 18 January, 2014

13 things anyone who's moved 'up to Dublin' will understand
# Dublin Life
From The Daily Edge
# Dublin Life

13 things anyone who's moved 'up to Dublin' will understand

Jan 18th 2014, 8:15 PM 108,094 Views 90 Comments

How often does YOUR mother ask if you’re coming home?

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