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# Confidence

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# Confidence
Madigan: 'There have been times when I've thought I'm better than I actually was'
The Leinster man sat down with The42 to talk about his work with sports psychologist Enda McNulty.
# Confidence
Player-driven attitude adjustment preparing Leinster for another bruising inter-pro
Head coach Matt O’Connor feels that his side just need to finish off the opportunities they are creating.
# Confidence
Manchester United will 'definitely' finish top three
Rio Ferdinand added: “If they continue on the run they’re on, then who knows?”
# Winning
'The Taoiseach will go down in history as one of our finest taoisigh' - TDs back Enda 86 to 55
Earlier, Kenny said he is not perfect and ruled out an election in 2015.
# Your Say
Poll: Do you have confidence in the Taoiseach?
A confidence motion will be debated in the Dáil later today.
# State of the Nation
Who has confidence in Enda Kenny?
Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…
# confidence is key
'We've made it incredibly difficult for ourselves' -- Tommy Bowe
But Tommy Bowe still believes Ulster can do the impossible.
# Your Say
Poll: Do you have confidence in our ambulance services?
A report yesterday criticised response times and the fleet’s age.
# Confidence
'I believe I'm up there with any back row in the country' - Dominic Ryan is really backing himself
The Leinster flanker has made the most of his increased game time this season.
# belief
Leinster's Heaslip: 'If I was allowed, I'd always bet on myself'
The eastern province’s captain says his side aren’t feeling additional pressure as their European campaign looms.
# Confidence
Daley Blind won't hide behind United's star signings
An Amsterdam up-bringing gives the former Ajax player lots of confidence.
Opinion: Are women less competitive than men?
On average, women are less confident about competing than their male counterparts. Why?
# Leak report
GSOC chairman says he won't be resigning
The GSOC report was unable to confirm the source of the ‘bugging’ leak.
# Brian Purcell
80 days in and we still don't know if Frances Fitzgerald has confidence in her top civil servant
The Minister for Justice is expected to publish a report into the running of her department very shortly.
# Cash down
The average Irish saver has over €20,000 on deposit
Despite large sums in the bank, many depositors aren’t earning a lot through interest.
# Hot stuff
An oldie but a goldie: People feel more attractive after 65 than at 18
Study finds people feel more body confident in their golden years than they do in their youth.
# I've Got Your Back
Does Enda Kenny have confidence in James Reilly?
The Taoiseach accused Micheal Martin of “never going near” difficult issues while he was Health Minister.
# Confidence
How are small businesses feeling about the next few months?
Pretty good, a survey reveals, with 48 per cent expecting the overall business environment to be ‘good’ or ‘very good’.
# Attitudes
Irish people believe now is a good time to buy a house
Over half of Irish people questioned in a global study said they believe now is a good time to buy.
# Strike
Varadkar: 'Transport Department is no longer the downtown office for Aer Lingus'
The Minister for Transport said the airline staff and the public need to understand that they don’t control the company.
# Confidence boost
Eight out of ten SME owners report 'stability and growth'
Optimism breaks out among small businesses.
# Precious
5 of the most powerful quotes from Gabourey Sidibe's "confidence" speech
The Oscar-nominated actress delivered some home truths at the Ms. Foundation Gala on Thursday night.
# Small Confidence
Small and medium businesses aren't impressed with the government
In fact, they’re less than impressed.
# Your Say
Poll: Do you have confidence in An Garda Síochána?
Three quarters of the Irish public think its reputation has been damaged by recent controversies – do you have confidence in the force?
# bring it on
Mourinho says Chelsea are ready to face the big guns in Champions League
‘It will be very good for our evolution as a team if we can play one of the best.’
# Confidence
Messi targeting Madrid after gunning down Osasuna
The Argentine’s first hat-trick of 2014 means he has now scored 12 times in his last nine games.
# Confidence
Roberts dismisses 'frustrating' O'Mahony comments as Wales regroup
The Racing Métro centre believes that his side are still in a good position to win the Six Nations this year.
# Confidence
Lionel Messi's 'pride' restored, says Barca boss
The Argentine scored his first two goals from open play in 10 league games as Barca won 4-1.
# Survey
Trust in this government is as low as trust in the last government
Banks are trusted 2 points less, at 19 per cent, according to the Edelman Trust Barometer.
# you are beautiful
A quarter of Irish women don't want their partners to touch some of their parts
‘Having a big tummy’ is the biggest body hang-up for Irish women, though the over 45s are the most confident.
# all the right moves
You could learn a thing or two from this 8-year-old dancing on India's Got Talent
It’s all about attitude.
# Confidence
Nearly half of small businesses feel confident about the next three months
The figures show a stabilisation in the economy, the Small Firms Association says.
# Confidence
'I like playing in France' - D'Arcy has no fear ahead of trip to Castres
The Ireland centre says his province can ‘turn the crowd back on the home team’ if they perform.
# bank funding
Another day another bond sale, this time €750m from Bank of Ireland
The bonds have a maturity of five years.
# Cars
New number plates haven't helped motor industry
The Society of the Irish Motor Industry says that while the new number plates contributed to a small rise in sales, it has been a difficult year.
# Confidence
Hayes: I have absolute confidence in Minister Reilly's ability
The junior minister said Reilly is the most suitable person to tackle the health budget.
# Winning
'Definitely the best week of my life' - Nicolas Roche discusses his sterling performance yesterday
The cyclist has given his thoughts on sitting atop the Vuelta leaderboard.
# Northern Ireland
Kenny: Families of the Disappeared have suffered enough
The Taoiseach met with families of some of the Disappeared, and has called for information from the public about the victims’ whereabouts.
# Optimism
Irish investors 'feeling more positive about global economic outlook'
Survey of RaboDirect customers shows upswing in confidence about their personal and global financial situation – but they are slightly less sure about the Irish economy.
# Penalty Points
Shatter called on to resign over Wallace penalty points row
Sinn Féin’s Deputy Pádraig Mac Lochlainn also said it is “worrying” the Justice Minister mentioned the information on Prime Time.