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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 108,159 Views 90 Comments

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

South Sudan: Peace talks open as battles rage in capital
# Peace Talks
# Peace Talks

South Sudan: Peace talks open as battles rage in capital

Jan 4th 2014, 8:07 PM 6,687 Views 3 Comments

The talks are aimed at ending three weeks of fighting that have led to the deaths of thousands.

Christmas lights to get switched on in the capital today
# Christmas Cheer
# Christmas Cheer

Christmas lights to get switched on in the capital today

Nov 14th 2013, 6:45 AM 20,944 Views 56 Comments

Melanie McCabe and Dublin GAA All-Ireland players will be charged with switching on the lights.

IMHO: ‘Interest only repayments are not a long-term solution to mortgage arrears’
# Mortgage Arrears
# Mortgage Arrears

IMHO: ‘Interest only repayments are not a long-term solution to mortgage arrears’

Nov 6th 2013, 6:45 AM 6,570 Views 18 Comments

The Irish Mortgage Holders Organisation said the new mortgage restructuring figures are concerning.

Pop-up community festival brings organic food to Dublin city today
# Community
# Community

Pop-up community festival brings organic food to Dublin city today

Sep 14th 2013, 8:45 AM 5,849 Views 5 Comments

The Dublin Community Growers are holding their Harvest Festival today.

Creating culture amidst the rubbish in Temple Bar's lanes
# Clean Up
# Clean Up

Creating culture amidst the rubbish in Temple Bar's lanes

Sep 7th 2013, 8:30 PM 22,751 Views 45 Comments

How the Icon Factory is battling waste. Also – can Temple Bar’s lanes be reclaimed? A new project aims to do just that.

Literary history of Dublin brought to life with new Storymap app
# Capital
# Capital

Literary history of Dublin brought to life with new Storymap app

Sep 6th 2013, 7:45 AM 5,361 Views 11 Comments

The map was officially launched yesterday evening, and includes poets and writers both new and well-known.

Dirty Dublin no more, as capital declared 'clean'
# Capital
# Capital

Dirty Dublin no more, as capital declared 'clean'

Sep 2nd 2013, 7:41 AM 5,704 Views 44 Comments

The Irish Business Against Litter Anti-Litter League 2013 results are out today.

Poll: Does Dublin need a second bus station?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Does Dublin need a second bus station?

Aug 21st 2013, 10:20 AM 11,887 Views 91 Comments

The Green Party has called for a new bus station that would be open to private operators.

Widespread disruption likely today as Dublin Bus drivers strike over pay
# Dublin City
# Dublin City

Widespread disruption likely today as Dublin Bus drivers strike over pay

Aug 4th 2013, 7:30 AM 9,932 Views 192 Comments

Tens of thousands will be inconvenienced today in the first all-out strike at the semi-state company in 13 years.

Illegal tobacco sellers could be given ASBOs
# Dublin
# Dublin

Illegal tobacco sellers could be given ASBOs

Jul 18th 2013, 6:20 AM 4,068 Views 21 Comments

An operational group – the first of its kind – has been established by Dublin City Council to address the issue of illegal tobacco.

Council could 'take action' if tenants don't prove they dump rubbish legally
# Trash Talk
# Trash Talk

Council could 'take action' if tenants don't prove they dump rubbish legally

Jun 30th 2013, 8:00 AM 6,401 Views 24 Comments

It is believed that just over half of council tenants sent letters asking them how they dispose of their rubbish have responded.

Construction work on Luas Cross City line begins today
# Georgian Cellars
# Georgian Cellars

Construction work on Luas Cross City line begins today

Jun 24th 2013, 7:15 AM 22,754 Views 46 Comments

The infilling of cellars is the first part of the construction on the Luas Cross City line.

Ryanair may be forced to reduce its stake in rival Aer Lingus
# Competition Commission
# Competition Commission

Ryanair may be forced to reduce its stake in rival Aer Lingus

May 30th 2013, 8:07 AM 6,602 Views 40 Comments

The UK’s Competition Commission said that the stake could reduce competition on routes between Great Britain and Ireland.

AIB to implement next-day SME loan decisions
# SME
# SME

AIB to implement next-day SME loan decisions

Nov 26th 2012, 6:30 AM 3,231 Views 9 Comments

The new initiative will speed up credit decisions for customers.

Dublin rents continue to rise, rental properties fall - Daft.ie
# Rents
# Rents

Dublin rents continue to rise, rental properties fall - Daft.ie

Nov 7th 2012, 6:30 AM 13,293 Views 32 Comments

The latest Daft.ie rent report shows that the average rent nationwide is now €820, which is 0.8 per cent higher than a year previously.

VIDEO: Syria rebels say hostages are elite soldiers from Iran
# Kidnapped
# Kidnapped

VIDEO: Syria rebels say hostages are elite soldiers from Iran

Aug 5th 2012, 1:44 PM 3,237 Views 26 Comments

The rebels say that the Iranians kidnapped yesterday are actually Revolutionary Guards and not pilgrims, as was originally claimed.

48 pilgrims from Iran kidnapped in Syria - reports
# Middle East
# Middle East

48 pilgrims from Iran kidnapped in Syria - reports

Aug 4th 2012, 3:14 PM 2,143 Views 11 Comments

The 48 Iranians were abducted by armed terrorists who boarded their bus in the Syrian capital of Damascus.

7 million illegal cigarettes seized at Dublin Port
# Customs
# Customs

7 million illegal cigarettes seized at Dublin Port

Jul 9th 2012, 5:18 PM 3,294 Views 9 Comments

The cigarettes were found as part of a routine search of a shipment which had arrived from Belgium.

Central Bank deputy says Irish banks may need more money
# Banking
# Banking

Central Bank deputy says Irish banks may need more money

May 30th 2012, 12:59 PM 2,429 Views 35 Comments

Matthew Elderfield has said in an interview that the banks are likely to need a further €3-4 billion in order to meet stiff capital requirements.

National Irish Bank to be rebranded as Danske Bank
# Recession
# Recession

National Irish Bank to be rebranded as Danske Bank

May 10th 2012, 8:24 AM 2,647 Views 16 Comments

Plus, a restructure, results and a resignation.

Most people recommend Dublin for visit - but only a third feel safe there at night
# Dublin
# Dublin

Most people recommend Dublin for visit - but only a third feel safe there at night

Apr 19th 2012, 6:30 AM 10,041 Views 37 Comments

Findings from Your Dublin, Your Voice survey shows the capital is considered a very vibrant place – but the public have some interesting suggestions to make it even better…

20 banks that are praying Europe doesn't go bust
# Stressed
# Stressed

20 banks that are praying Europe doesn't go bust

Dec 12th 2011, 8:30 AM 5,091 Views 10 Comments

AIB and Bank of Ireland are in this list from Business Insider which ranks them the first and seventh most exposed banks in Europe.

In video: Premier ready for Dublin showdown
# Capital
From The42
# Capital

In video: Premier ready for Dublin showdown

Aug 9th 2011, 2:12 PM 198 Views 0 Comments

Tipperary face Dublin’s hurlers at Croke Park on Sunday in the All-Ireland SHC semi-final.

Dublin beat Kilkenny to take historic league title
# Capital
From The42
# Capital

Dublin beat Kilkenny to take historic league title

May 1st 2011, 5:50 PM 2,171 Views 0 Comments

Anthony Daly’s men enjoy a comprehensive victory over the Cats in an impressive league finale at Croker.

The best thing about Dublin? The people. The worst? Drink and drugs.
# Dublin
# Dublin

The best thing about Dublin? The people. The worst? Drink and drugs.

Apr 6th 2011, 11:42 AM 8,198 Views 0 Comments

Results of Your Dublin Your Voice survey reveals polar attitudes towards the capital city – and some interesting ideas to improve it.

Bank of Ireland profit could fall up to 40%
# Bank Of Ireland
# Bank Of Ireland

Bank of Ireland profit could fall up to 40%

Nov 12th 2010, 4:05 PM 330 Views 0 Comments

Ireland’s biggest lender says its profit – before crippling impairment charges – will be far lower than that of last year.