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#Launch

# launch - Monday 22 September, 2014

Ireland's new Canterbury home kit features a retro white collar
# New Stash
From The42
# New Stash

Ireland's new Canterbury home kit features a retro white collar

Sep 22nd 2014, 2:21 PM 11,949 Views 32 Comments

The IRFU and Canterbury have unveiled the playing kit, including the ‘bosphorus’ green home jersey.

# launch - Sunday 14 September, 2014

Community garden turns derelict Fatima Mansions site green
# Flanagan's Field
# Flanagan's Field

Community garden turns derelict Fatima Mansions site green

Sep 14th 2014, 10:00 AM 14,889 Views 12 Comments

The garden will be launched next week.

# launch - Saturday 13 September, 2014

Here's how you can make Dublin a City of Sanctuary
# Place To Call Home
# Place To Call Home

Here's how you can make Dublin a City of Sanctuary

Sep 13th 2014, 9:45 AM 6,545 Views 13 Comments

You can get involved – it’s simple, say the organisers, who hope it will spread throughout the country.

# launch - Tuesday 9 September, 2014

U2 to perform at the launch of the iPhone 6
# Iphone 6
From The Daily Edge
# Iphone 6

U2 to perform at the launch of the iPhone 6

Sep 9th 2014, 7:24 AM 12,335 Views 53 Comments

Apple is expected to launch a range of new products today – and Bono’s is said to be involved.

# launch - Monday 4 August, 2014

43-year-old bookshop launches its first online store
# The Book Centre
# The Book Centre

43-year-old bookshop launches its first online store

Aug 4th 2014, 11:30 AM 16,299 Views 17 Comments

Waterfords’ the Book Centre is a hugely popular store – and now anyone can shop there without having to travel.

# launch - Wednesday 30 July, 2014

Simon Zebo: 'If you’ve nothing nice to say, don’t say anything at all'
# Zeebs
From The42
# Zeebs

Simon Zebo: 'If you’ve nothing nice to say, don’t say anything at all'

Jul 30th 2014, 8:30 AM 11,458 Views 22 Comments

The 24-year-old was happy with his performances in Argentina, but knows he has to keep impressing Joe Schmidt.

# launch - Wednesday 23 July, 2014

Decisions by Department of Social Protection have 'catastrophic results on peoples lives'
# Homelessness
# Homelessness

Decisions by Department of Social Protection have 'catastrophic results on peoples lives'

Jul 23rd 2014, 6:00 PM 6,358 Views 15 Comments

A new report by charity Crosscare identifies social welfare issues as a major factor in homelessness.

# launch - Tuesday 1 July, 2014

Our new rocket cost less than the film 'Gravity', India's PM boasts
# Cheap Trip
# Cheap Trip

Our new rocket cost less than the film 'Gravity', India's PM boasts

Jul 1st 2014, 7:33 AM 4,141 Views 18 Comments

India’s domestically-produced Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle blasted off yesterday carrying satellites from France, Germany, Canada and Singapore.

# launch - Wednesday 14 May, 2014

Liverpool will wear their new away kit for the first time in Dublin tonight
# Launch
From The42
# Launch

Liverpool will wear their new away kit for the first time in Dublin tonight

May 14th 2014, 12:32 PM 8,480 Views 34 Comments

The Reds take on Shamrock Rovers at Lansdowne Road and will debut their new second strip.

# launch - Monday 12 May, 2014

Gerry Adams - people are more concerned with water charges than my arrest
# Election 2014
# Election 2014

Gerry Adams - people are more concerned with water charges than my arrest

May 12th 2014, 4:16 PM 9,862 Views 146 Comments

The Sinn Féin leader stated: “An arrest should not be taken as any indication of guilt.”

# launch - Saturday 3 May, 2014

"The dark side fear him": McGuinness on Adams' arrest
# Jean McConville
# Jean McConville

"The dark side fear him": McGuinness on Adams' arrest

May 3rd 2014, 6:48 PM 28,757 Views 238 Comments

Martin McGuinness was speaking at the official launch of a mural of Gerry Adams on the Falls Road in Belfast.

# launch - Monday 28 April, 2014

Enda Kenny tells voters not to get 'carried away with fantasy politics’ before May’s election
# Election 2014
# Election 2014

Enda Kenny tells voters not to get 'carried away with fantasy politics’ before May’s election

Apr 28th 2014, 1:42 PM 8,144 Views 66 Comments

The Taoiseach was speaking at the launch of Fine Gael’s European election campaign in Dublin this afternoon.

# launch - Saturday 7 December, 2013

Cavan give collars the heave-ho as they unveil new jersey
# Collared
From The42
# Collared

Cavan give collars the heave-ho as they unveil new jersey

Dec 7th 2013, 11:12 AM 6,262 Views 8 Comments

Sunscreen will be needed to avoid neck sunburn next summer.

# launch - Sunday 24 November, 2013

Despite reports, Musgrave has 'no plans to launch a bank'
# Banking
# Banking

Despite reports, Musgrave has 'no plans to launch a bank'

Nov 24th 2013, 2:59 PM 10,181 Views 13 Comments

A Sunday Independent article today suggested that the Cork-based retail company was planning on setting up its own bank.

# launch - Thursday 21 November, 2013

Instagram launches on Windows Phone, but runs into problems already
# Awkward
# Awkward

Instagram launches on Windows Phone, but runs into problems already

Nov 21st 2013, 11:28 AM 6,549 Views 27 Comments

The app launched in beta mode last night, but confusion over whether the app could take photos or not meant it was anything but smooth.

# launch - Monday 18 November, 2013

NASA's MAVEN Mars mission launches from Kennedy Space Center
# Ten Nine Eight
# Ten Nine Eight

NASA's MAVEN Mars mission launches from Kennedy Space Center

Nov 18th 2013, 7:09 PM 5,892 Views 21 Comments

Arrival at Mars is scheduled for September 2014.

# launch - Friday 15 November, 2013

6 things to worry about as the PS4 launches in the US
# Playstation
From The Daily Edge
# Playstation

6 things to worry about as the PS4 launches in the US

Nov 15th 2013, 6:13 PM 19,743 Views 50 Comments

The console launched in the US at midnight.

# launch - Thursday 24 October, 2013

Bord na Móna wind farm construction launched in Co Tipperary
# Energy
# Energy

Bord na Móna wind farm construction launched in Co Tipperary

Oct 24th 2013, 10:18 PM 9,416 Views 102 Comments

The 40 megawatt farm is to be based at Bruckhana.

Eishtec creates 250 jobs in Waterford and Wexford
# Job Fairy
# Job Fairy

Eishtec creates 250 jobs in Waterford and Wexford

Oct 24th 2013, 2:52 PM 10,627 Views 27 Comments

The new positions will support UK customers on T-Mobile plans and tariffs.

# launch - Monday 7 October, 2013

Pic: Are these the greatest sideburns in the world of sport?
# Rugby
From The42
# Rugby

Pic: Are these the greatest sideburns in the world of sport?

Oct 7th 2013, 6:10 PM 5,068 Views 7 Comments

Step forward Paul Griffen.

# launch - Monday 16 September, 2013

Cut in private pension tax break could facilitate universal pension for all over 65s
# Pensions
# Pensions

Cut in private pension tax break could facilitate universal pension for all over 65s

Sep 16th 2013, 8:16 AM 6,139 Views 24 Comments

A study by Social Justice Ireland was launched earlier today.

# launch - Tuesday 10 September, 2013

New campaign aims to curb suicides amongst farmers
# Mind Our Men
# Mind Our Men

New campaign aims to curb suicides amongst farmers

Sep 10th 2013, 2:27 PM 3,975 Views 4 Comments

The campaign is being launched by Pieta House as part of its Mind Our Men initiative.

# launch - Friday 30 August, 2013

So Jose Mourinho has his own cartoon now
# New Territory
From The42
# New Territory

So Jose Mourinho has his own cartoon now

Aug 30th 2013, 6:01 PM 1,619 Views 1 Comment

The Chelsea coach is fully behind the show and spoke at its launch.

# launch - Monday 15 July, 2013

Doctors to be balloted on industrial action over "dangerous" working hours
# Doctors
# Doctors

Doctors to be balloted on industrial action over "dangerous" working hours

Jul 15th 2013, 12:06 PM 5,762 Views 41 Comments

The Irish Medical Organisation says that non-consultant hospital doctors are “routinely forced” to work “dangerously long” hours in Ireland.

# launch - Thursday 20 June, 2013

Now you can take videos on Instagram
# Instagram
# Instagram

Now you can take videos on Instagram

Jun 20th 2013, 9:43 PM 4,555 Views 14 Comments

The company said today that it had a big announcement – so here it is. Will it challenge Vine?

# launch - Friday 31 May, 2013

Government launches €175m seed and venture capital scheme
# Jobs
# Jobs

Government launches €175m seed and venture capital scheme

May 31st 2013, 11:32 AM 5,400 Views 15 Comments

The scheme is aimed at providing additional funding for high-growth Irish companies.

# launch - Saturday 18 May, 2013

North Korea launches three short-range missiles
# North Korea
# North Korea

North Korea launches three short-range missiles

May 18th 2013, 12:59 PM 7,549 Views 19 Comments

They were fired as part of a military drill, landing in the Sea of Japan.

# launch - Thursday 4 April, 2013

New website monitors 'real time' water levels
# Flood Prevention
# Flood Prevention

New website monitors 'real time' water levels

Apr 4th 2013, 6:27 PM 12,116 Views 18 Comments

The site was launched by Minister of State Brian Hayes TD, as part of flood risk management in Ireland.

# launch - Thursday 28 March, 2013

Irish sign language website for parents launched
# Irish Sign Language
# Irish Sign Language

Irish sign language website for parents launched

Mar 28th 2013, 6:45 AM 10,893 Views 16 Comments

The site is designed for parents of deaf or hard of hearing children

# launch - Thursday 21 March, 2013

Campaign to reduce male suicides to be launched
# Suicide
# Suicide

Campaign to reduce male suicides to be launched

Mar 21st 2013, 6:45 AM 7,784 Views 82 Comments

Pieta House is to launch the Mind Our Men campaign next week, which will “equip the public with the skills needed to reach out to the men in their lives during times of crisis”.

# launch - Wednesday 20 March, 2013

Do you live in Ireland's tidiest town?
# Supervalu Tidytowns
# Supervalu Tidytowns

Do you live in Ireland's tidiest town?

Mar 20th 2013, 6:45 AM 8,619 Views 39 Comments

The Minister for the Environment officially launched the competition, saying that it is important to present Ireland “in the best possible light”.

# launch - Wednesday 6 March, 2013

Safety app for women to be launched tomorrow
# Domestic Violence
# Domestic Violence

Safety app for women to be launched tomorrow

Mar 6th 2013, 5:58 PM 12,488 Views 42 Comments

The app is from SAFE Ireland for android phones and contains information on services available to keep women and children safe from abuse.

# launch - Wednesday 27 February, 2013

Government to launch needs assessment of respite services for children
# Respite
# Respite

Government to launch needs assessment of respite services for children

Feb 27th 2013, 9:17 PM 4,156 Views 14 Comments

It will contain a national overview of the current provision and future need for respite care for children with life-limiting conditions.

# launch - Sunday 24 February, 2013

Scholarship for brain aneurysm research launched in memory of Texas Rose
# Scholarship
# Scholarship

Scholarship for brain aneurysm research launched in memory of Texas Rose

Feb 24th 2013, 4:53 PM 14,169 Views 4 Comments

A Rose of Tralee group approached the University of Limerick to set up the research scholarship.

# launch - Wednesday 30 January, 2013

Long-overdue Blackberry makeover to be unveiled
# BlackBerry
# BlackBerry

Long-overdue Blackberry makeover to be unveiled

Jan 30th 2013, 8:41 AM 7,177 Views 26 Comments

Most analysts consider a BlackBerry 10 success to be crucial for the company’s long-term viability.

# launch - Wednesday 5 December, 2012

Drivers advised on how to share the road with emergency service vehicles
# Emergency Services
# Emergency Services

Drivers advised on how to share the road with emergency service vehicles

Dec 5th 2012, 7:30 AM 10,675 Views 53 Comments

A new booklet is being launched tomorrow that aims to advise motorists how to behave when they see emergency services dealing with an incident on the road.

# launch - Wednesday 24 October, 2012

New campaign calls for setting up of suicide prevention authority
# Suicide
# Suicide

New campaign calls for setting up of suicide prevention authority

Oct 24th 2012, 2:24 PM 4,503 Views 25 Comments

The campaign has been launched by the suicide prevention charity 3Ts, and includes a new video about the reality of suicide in Ireland.

# launch - Saturday 13 October, 2012

Brian O'Driscoll: You have to feel those disappointments to appreciate it fully when it comes around
# Engage
From The42
# Engage

Brian O'Driscoll: You have to feel those disappointments to appreciate it fully when it comes around

Oct 13th 2012, 8:15 AM 6,816 Views 5 Comments

Leinster’s leading try-scorer has won three Heineken Cups but can still vividly recall the semi-final heartache of 2003.

# launch - Thursday 11 October, 2012

Sinn Féin launches its jobs plan
# Sinn Féin
# Sinn Féin

Sinn Féin launches its jobs plan

Oct 11th 2012, 3:49 PM 7,379 Views 136 Comments

The party says it has identified €13 billion which can be sourced to create jobs, improve competitiveness and increase productivity.

# launch - Wednesday 3 October, 2012

VIDEO: Provincial captains gearing up for Heineken Cup campaigns
# High Hopes
From The42
# High Hopes

VIDEO: Provincial captains gearing up for Heineken Cup campaigns

Oct 3rd 2012, 11:02 AM 357 Views 0 Comments

Munster’s Doug Howlett declared that Leinster would be ‘watched closely be all the teams’.