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# development - Tuesday 21 January, 2014

Sochi: The 'dark side' of the 2014 Winter Games

Locals living in the area undergoing development for the Games say that their living conditions only got worse and that authorities are not listening to their grievances.

# development - Friday 3 January, 2014

NAMA has raised €16.5 billion since 2010

The bad bank raised €5.8 billion of that figure in 2013.

# development - Thursday 2 January, 2014

Ireland to send 40 tonnes of aid to South Sudan

The emergency aid includes jerry cans, mosquito nets and kitchen sets.

# development - Saturday 21 December, 2013

Aaron McKenna: A functioning charity sector needs to pay well

People working in charities have mortgages and kids and wants and desires. The sector can’t hope to recruit and retain top class people, capable of running very complex operations, if they offer significantly less than the private sector.

# development - Wednesday 11 December, 2013

Women are fighting the vicious cycle of poverty in India with one simple idea

“We used to depend entirely on our husbands for money… now we make our own decisions.”

# development - Thursday 28 November, 2013

Over 550 unfinished estates have been resolved in the last year, but 1,200 remain

The Minister for Housing says that progress is being made on unfinished housing estates.

# development - Friday 15 November, 2013

€10m R&D innovation centre officially opened in Limerick

The €10million also includes expansion of facilities at Cook Medical’s Limerick plant.

# development - Saturday 2 November, 2013

Gaming has become more mainstream - Football Manager chief

Miles Jacobson also told that his popular series is seen as the “Boyzone of the industry”

# development - Friday 11 October, 2013

ESB to develop energy efficient headquarters on Fitzwilliam Street ESB

ESB to develop energy efficient headquarters on Fitzwilliam Street

The company said the new building will showcase innovative technologies that will reduce the running costs by 50 per cent.

# development - Thursday 10 October, 2013

"We can finally put Priory Hall behind us" - deal is reached on apartment complex

Residents will be offered new mortgages, as well as being given 12 months to find a new house.

# development - Wednesday 2 October, 2013

From The42 Ruud Dokter gives his first impressions of Irish football Development

Ruud Dokter gives his first impressions of Irish football

The FAI’S new High Performance Director and one of the men tasked with finding a new senior manager is asked for his early thoughts.

# development - Monday 23 September, 2013

Government announces aid funding for women and children

The foreign aid minister says the money will protect the youngest and neediest in Irish society.

# development - Sunday 8 September, 2013

From The42 Tokyo's Olympic win impacts Germany's Euro bid Development

Tokyo's Olympic win impacts Germany's Euro bid

The Germans are set to miss out on their chance to host the final of the competition.

# development - Wednesday 4 September, 2013

Bank of Ireland and Ulster Bank accused of having no solutions on Priory Hall

CEOs Richie Boucher and Jim Brown came under pressure from TDs today to explain what they were doing to help former residents of the abandoned Donaghmede apartment complex.

# development - Thursday 29 August, 2013

Ireland's largest mosque gets planning permission

The mosque will be built in Clongriffin, County Dublin and will cater for up to 3,000 people.

# development - Tuesday 20 August, 2013

From The42 Grimley confirmed to stay on as Armagh manager, McDonnell appointed U21 boss Development

Grimley confirmed to stay on as Armagh manager, McDonnell appointed U21 boss

The former player expressed his delight at the news.

From The42 Swiss federation withdraws nomination for McQuaid Development

Swiss federation withdraws nomination for McQuaid

Jamie Fuller told Newstalk’s Off the Ball that the organisation had “seen the light”.

# development - Thursday 1 August, 2013

Column: Living with the legacy of corruption

Young Dublin Fianna Fáil councillor Paul McAuliffe says the corruption revealed in the Mahon report makes it difficult to repair public’s trust in politics.

# development - Wednesday 31 July, 2013

Rezoning, holidaying with Redmond and a secret map: Mahon's verdict on developer Jim Kennedy

The businessman was at the centre of the recent corruption trial which collapsed when witness Frank Dunlop fell ill. Today, Mahon has had its say on his involvement with lands in Carrickmines.

Why did we have to wait so long for the final Mahon chapter?

The final chapter of the report was delayed due to a trial that ultimately collapsed.

# development - Monday 15 July, 2013

Column: Today's countries in need are tomorrow's trading partners

Ending global poverty means changing the way we view overseas aid and development – which is why the public have been invited to share ideas about Ireland’s contribution to the world stage, writes Joe Costello TD.

# development - Monday 1 July, 2013

The 9 at 9: Monday

Good morning. Here are the nine things to know before you start your day.

# development - Saturday 29 June, 2013

George Orwell warned us about more than just Big Brother

Countryside overrun by housing developments, commercialism and greed – the 1984 author is one to re-read.

# development - Friday 14 June, 2013

Major Limerick rejuvenation plan to create 5,000 jobs Limerick This post contains images

Major Limerick rejuvenation plan to create 5,000 jobs

Don’t get too excited though, the new plan for Limerick is spread over the next 17 years.

# development - Monday 10 June, 2013

Proposal to place petrol station next to school rejected by Dublin City Council

Parents and children from Gaelscoil Cholmcille protested outside Dublin City Council over the plan, which was proposed as part of the extension of Dublin’s Luas line.

Column: Proposed road through Kilkenny shows the lack of value placed on heritage

Building a central access road in the heart of historic Kilkenny while simultaneously trying to encourage tourism based on the city’s architectural heritage makes no sense, writes Geni Murphy.

# development - Thursday 6 June, 2013

More than 200 groups tell G8: Here's how to fight world hunger G8

More than 200 groups tell G8: Here's how to fight world hunger

It is the largest coalition of NGOs and charities since Make Poverty History in 2005.

# development - Wednesday 22 May, 2013

Iodine deficiency during pregnancy could adversely affect children’s mental development

Even mild or moderate iodine deficiency during pregnancy could have a “significant” affect on the cognitive development of a child, according to new research.

# development - Monday 20 May, 2013

Minister pledges clampdown on councils over bad planning decisions

Jan O’Sullivan says she will invoke ministerial powers to veto any planning decision which doesn’t conform to policy.

# development - Saturday 4 May, 2013

Great Barrier Reef status as 'natural wonder of the world' under threat

The UN says Australia hasn’t done enough to tackle concerns about rampant coastal development and water quality at the world heritage site.

# development - Thursday 2 May, 2013

Fitzpatrick called to be questioned on Dublin docklands development

Fine Gael TD Paschal Donohoe has called for Seán Fitzpatrick and a number of other people to appear before Dáil’s Public Accounts Committee.

# development - Saturday 27 April, 2013

From The42 Cycling Ireland to hold EGM on McQuaid's nomination Under Pressure

Cycling Ireland to hold EGM on McQuaid's nomination

McQuaid has since responded, claiming the meeting is being held as a result of a “technicality”.

# development - Friday 19 April, 2013

95 new jobs to be created in Limerick and Dublin

Both of the companies are involved in the software sector with recruitment for some of the positions already underway.

# development - Monday 1 April, 2013

Can sport save mankind?

The United Nations says yes. Well, kind of.

# development - Friday 29 March, 2013

9 striking photos from some of the worst crises of the past 40 years Aid

9 striking photos from some of the worst crises of the past 40 years

From famine in North Korea to the genocide in Rwanda, these photographs offer an insight into global crises – and how the world has dealt with them.

What is the world's most pressing problem?

A global poll has found the biggest worry for wealth nations is ‘economic pains’.

# development - Friday 8 March, 2013

Indian malnutrition fund used to fix buses

‘Child Nutrition Surcharge’ was set up in Maharashtra state 16 years ago where thousands of children die from malnutrition every year.

# development - Thursday 14 February, 2013

Unconventional love story of the day: How one woman met her partner volunteering

Most people end up meeting their partners somewhere fairly ordinary. Not so for some of the Irish people who have found love while volunteering abroad…

# development - Wednesday 13 February, 2013

New group to oversee the Children's Hospital

The group will be chaired by the president of NUI Galway Dr James Browne.