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# development - Friday 14 September, 2012

Man City start work on new state-of-the-art academy
# Development
From The42
# Development

Man City start work on new state-of-the-art academy

Sep 14th 2012, 10:21 AM 791 Views 0 Comments

The Etihad Campus is scheduled to be ready for the beginning of the 2014/15 campaign.

# development - Friday 31 August, 2012

Syrian refugees tell of "indiscriminate violence"
# Syria
# Syria

Syrian refugees tell of "indiscriminate violence"

Aug 31st 2012, 7:15 AM 1,894 Views 14 Comments

Joe Costello, Minister of State for Trade and Development, relates the dire tales of massacre and suffering told to him by Syrian refugees when he visited them in Jordan this week.

# development - Sunday 26 August, 2012

Irish man teams up with Kenyans to give "trade without aid"
# Kenya
# Kenya

Irish man teams up with Kenyans to give "trade without aid"

Aug 26th 2012, 8:15 AM 6,302 Views 4 Comments

What is it like founding an organisation that offers trade without aid in Kenya? Corkonian James Hennessy, who founded Development Pamoja, tells us.

# development - Thursday 23 August, 2012

Products from U21 grade boost Donegal and Cork
# Development
From The42
# Development

Products from U21 grade boost Donegal and Cork

Aug 23rd 2012, 4:12 PM 994 Views 0 Comments

Both Jim McGuinness and Conor Counihan have drawn on their respective county’s successful U21 teams from recent years to shape their sides for next Sunday’s All-Ireland semi-final.

# development - Wednesday 22 August, 2012

Ikea to build a new district in German city
# Ikeatown
# Ikeatown

Ikea to build a new district in German city

Aug 22nd 2012, 11:01 AM 6,487 Views 6 Comments

The mini-city will have shops, flats and office space for thousands of people.

# development - Saturday 4 August, 2012

Ireland's space programme: what Irish tech developments are heading out of this world?
# Final Frontier
# Final Frontier

Ireland's space programme: what Irish tech developments are heading out of this world?

Aug 4th 2012, 8:30 AM 4,954 Views 4 Comments

From exercising in space to 3D animations, here’s how Ireland is contributing to global research for future space missions.

# development - Wednesday 11 July, 2012

Column: Population growth an obstacle to development...
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Population growth an obstacle to development...

Jul 11th 2012, 1:45 PM 4,316 Views 30 Comments

…But let’s not fall back on reprehensible arguments that disease and food crises are “natural” methods of curbing it, writes Concern Worldwide’s Overseas Director.

# development - Thursday 5 July, 2012

The 9 at 9: Thursday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Jul 5th 2012, 8:32 AM 6,903 Views 4 Comments

Nine things to know this morning…

# development - Saturday 30 June, 2012

Column: Taking kids to beauty salons? It’s far from child’s play
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Taking kids to beauty salons? It’s far from child’s play

Jun 30th 2012, 7:00 PM 909 Views 25 Comments

From junior manicures to baby clothes reading “I’m too sexy” – this sexualisation of children isn’t just a bit of fun, writes Joanna Fortune.

# development - Friday 8 June, 2012

UN nuclear watchdog 'disappointed' with lack of progress in Iran talks
# Iran
# Iran

UN nuclear watchdog 'disappointed' with lack of progress in Iran talks

Jun 8th 2012, 6:52 PM 1,252 Views 14 Comments

The IAEA met with an Iranian delegation in Vienna today to discuss issues concerning Iran’s nuclear programme.

# development - Thursday 7 June, 2012

NAMA and Lloyds to sell iconic Battersea Power Station site for £400m
# Battersea
# Battersea

NAMA and Lloyds to sell iconic Battersea Power Station site for £400m

Jun 7th 2012, 1:59 PM 4,565 Views 16 Comments

Chelsea FC has been beaten as preferred bidder for the iconic property and 15-hectare site.

# development - Thursday 31 May, 2012

Dublin Docklands Development Authority to be wound up, says Hogan
# DDDA
# DDDA

Dublin Docklands Development Authority to be wound up, says Hogan

May 31st 2012, 9:00 PM 4,277 Views 22 Comments

Minister says C&AG’s “damning” report on the DDDA means a standalone authority is no longer “a viable vehicle”.

# development - Monday 21 May, 2012

The Daily Fix: Monday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Monday

May 21st 2012, 7:59 PM 4,178 Views 6 Comments

Your nightly round-up of the day’s biggest news stores…

# development - Friday 27 April, 2012

Minister proposes to strengthen building control system
# Phil Hogan
# Phil Hogan

Minister proposes to strengthen building control system

Apr 27th 2012, 9:03 PM 4,353 Views 57 Comments

Phil Hogan has released new proposals to strengthen building controls – saying the failings in building quality “which have been a regular occurrence for homeowners and tenants in recent years” should not be repeated.

# development - Tuesday 3 April, 2012

Column: Did you hear the one about the developer, the banker and the politician?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Did you hear the one about the developer, the banker and the politician?

Apr 3rd 2012, 7:30 AM 117 Views 48 Comments

Former trader Nick Leeson on bidding wars at boom-time black-tie balls… and how someone saw fit to flick the over-ride switch so the excess could continue.

# development - Wednesday 28 March, 2012

WATCH: Day 2 of the Dáil debate on the Mahon report
# Mahon
# Mahon

WATCH: Day 2 of the Dáil debate on the Mahon report

Mar 28th 2012, 10:46 AM 843 Views 11 Comments

The Dáil resumes its discussions of the findings of the inquiry into political corruption in the planning process.

Back to school: O'Dwyer wants to learn from Dublin's rising stars
# Young Guns
From The42
# Young Guns

Back to school: O'Dwyer wants to learn from Dublin's rising stars

Mar 28th 2012, 10:13 AM 779 Views 0 Comments

Ryan O’Dwyer can’t speak highly enough of wing-forward Danny Sutcliffe, even if the youngster is “an absolute headcase”.

# development - Sunday 25 March, 2012

Pee Flynn's Late Late interview was "underhand" says Gilmartin's son
# Mahon
# Mahon

Pee Flynn's Late Late interview was "underhand" says Gilmartin's son

Mar 25th 2012, 1:52 PM 9,094 Views 42 Comments

The developer’s son says his father was vindicated by Mahon and should get more credit for exposing corruption.

# development - Thursday 8 March, 2012

Cats have to take first step to address football fiasco, says Cooney
# Cat Laughs
From The42
# Cat Laughs

Cats have to take first step to address football fiasco, says Cooney

Mar 8th 2012, 10:45 AM 582 Views 3 Comments

Kilkenny have to take responsibility for the embarrassing defeats suffered by their footballers, Christy Cooney says.

# development - Wednesday 7 March, 2012

Slane bypass plans rejected by An Bord Pleanála
# Road To Nowhere
# Road To Nowhere

Slane bypass plans rejected by An Bord Pleanála

Mar 7th 2012, 2:20 PM 2,710 Views 30 Comments

An Bord Pleanála said that the bypass would have ben too close to the Brú na Bóinne UNESCO World Heritage Site in the Boyne Valley.

# development - Saturday 25 February, 2012

SIPTU set to demolish and redevelop Dublin's iconic Liberty Hall
# Liberty Hall
# Liberty Hall

SIPTU set to demolish and redevelop Dublin's iconic Liberty Hall

Feb 25th 2012, 2:00 PM 7,360 Views 76 Comments

SIPTU received planning permission from Dublin City Council yesterday and says it plans to build a taller tower.

# development - Thursday 23 February, 2012

Poll: Where should the new National Children's Hospital be built?
# Children's Hospital
# Children's Hospital

Poll: Where should the new National Children's Hospital be built?

Feb 23rd 2012, 10:11 AM 7,738 Views 151 Comments

Planning permission has been refused for the plans on the Mater site. Should we build in the capital, or on an outer greenfield site?

Planning board refuses permission for new National Children's Hospital
# Children's Hospital
# Children's Hospital

Planning board refuses permission for new National Children's Hospital

Feb 23rd 2012, 9:48 AM 4,664 Views 60 Comments

An Bord Pleanála said that the planned hospital would have had a “profound negative impact” on the Dublin city skyline.

# development - Thursday 12 January, 2012

Column: Haiti is slowly recovering - but criticising aid agencies doesn't help
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Haiti is slowly recovering - but criticising aid agencies doesn't help

Jan 12th 2012, 7:30 AM 7 Views 2 Comments

Aid agencies are criticised for the slow place of recovery in Haiti – but that criticism puzzles Tom Arnold of Concern.

# development - Saturday 7 January, 2012

20-year-old man arrested in Adeyemi case
# Development
From The42
# Development

20-year-old man arrested in Adeyemi case

Jan 7th 2012, 10:53 PM 736 Views 6 Comments

Meanwhile, Liverpool FC have released a statement saying they will “work closely” with Merseyside Police.

# development - Wednesday 4 January, 2012

Pedestrians to have priority over cars in new Dublin plan
# Pedestrians
# Pedestrians

Pedestrians to have priority over cars in new Dublin plan

Jan 4th 2012, 11:05 AM 5,721 Views 36 Comments

A new report proposes a “pedestrian-friendly city” in which through vehicle traffic would be “actively discouraged”.

# development - Monday 2 January, 2012

Haiti two years on: finding jobs is now the priority
# Haiti
# Haiti

Haiti two years on: finding jobs is now the priority

Jan 2nd 2012, 8:00 AM 1,749 Views 3 Comments

Oxfam’s Caroline Gluck reports from the island nation still struggling to recover from the devastating impact of the 2010 earthquake.

# development - Friday 16 December, 2011

Ireland falls four places in Financial Development index
# Development
# Development

Ireland falls four places in Financial Development index

Dec 16th 2011, 11:57 AM 202 Views 0 Comments

Ireland is now in 22nd place on the World Economic Forum’s index on financial development, while Hong Kong takes first place.

# development - Wednesday 23 November, 2011

Aaron Sorkin 'strongly considering' writing Steve Jobs film
# Nerdgasm
# Nerdgasm

Aaron Sorkin 'strongly considering' writing Steve Jobs film

Nov 23rd 2011, 8:47 PM 2,198 Views 13 Comments

The screenwriter behind ‘The Social Network’ and ‘The West Wing’ has been asked to write the script for the film version of the Apple founder’s biography.

# development - Tuesday 8 November, 2011

The 9 at 9: Tuesday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Nov 8th 2011, 8:35 AM 2,727 Views 6 Comments

Nine things to know this morning…

Ireland ranked ninth for commitment to help poorer countries develop
# Development
# Development

Ireland ranked ninth for commitment to help poorer countries develop

Nov 8th 2011, 7:15 AM 658 Views 12 Comments

The Commitment to Development Index ranks 22 of the world’s wealthier nations for areas including aid, technology, trade, investment and migration.

# development - Saturday 8 October, 2011

Poll: Nature or nurture - which has a bigger effect on a child's development?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Nature or nurture - which has a bigger effect on a child's development?

Oct 8th 2011, 12:51 PM 6,537 Views 39 Comments

Experts have claimed this week that violence is a “preventable disease” as children who receive love and fair discipline do not become violent adults. Do you agree or do you think heredity, or nature, has a bigger impact on how a child turns out?

# development - Friday 16 September, 2011

Go-ahead given for Dunne's hotel site redevelopment
# Development
# Development

Go-ahead given for Dunne's hotel site redevelopment

Sep 16th 2011, 7:23 PM 764 Views 8 Comments

But the green light wasn’t given to a ‘landmark’ 37-storey residential building on the site.

# development - Friday 15 July, 2011

Taoiseach: "10,000 new jobs at IFSC in next 5 years"
# New Jobs
# New Jobs

Taoiseach: "10,000 new jobs at IFSC in next 5 years"

Jul 15th 2011, 2:56 PM 1,041 Views 21 Comments

Taoiseach Enda Kenny has laid out his vision for the future development of the IFSC – and it involves the creation of tens of thousands of new jobs.

# development - Wednesday 6 July, 2011

Column: Economic growth won't save us - in fact, we'd be better without it
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Economic growth won't save us - in fact, we'd be better without it

Jul 6th 2011, 6:32 PM 24 Views 15 Comments

The manic pursuit of growth tipped Ireland into economic crisis. It’s time to look elsewhere for inspiration, argues sufficiency expert Anne B Ryan.

# development - Saturday 7 May, 2011

Bord Pleanála chairman speaks of regrets over development and zoning
# Regrets
# Regrets

Bord Pleanála chairman speaks of regrets over development and zoning

May 7th 2011, 10:36 AM 890 Views 0 Comments

Board chairman says it should have taken a stronger position on residential developments involving bad zoning, remote locations and poor quality design.

# development - Monday 18 April, 2011

Historic mansion behind Great Gatsby novel demolished
# Gatsby House
From The Daily Edge
# Gatsby House

Historic mansion behind Great Gatsby novel demolished

Apr 18th 2011, 8:27 PM 1,290 Views 0 Comments

The 25-room colonial mansion known as Land’s End is knocked down to make way for development of five multi-million dollars houses.

# development - Friday 5 November, 2010

Take 5: Friday
# Take 5
# Take 5

Take 5: Friday

Nov 5th 2010, 4:58 PM 450 Views 0 Comments

5 stories, 5 minutes, 5 o’clock.

UN: 'Significant progress' in human development
# Development
# Development

UN: 'Significant progress' in human development

Nov 5th 2010, 8:00 AM 193 Views 0 Comments

However, the UN warns that the gap between rich and poor is widening.

# development - Wednesday 6 October, 2010

Light drinking when pregnant not a risk to baby, say researchers
# Pregnancy
# Pregnancy

Light drinking when pregnant not a risk to baby, say researchers

Oct 6th 2010, 12:25 PM 248 Views 0 Comments

One or two units of alcohol a week may not damage a baby’s development.