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Greece doesn't want to talk to the Troika - and is rejecting €7.2 billion in loans
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Greece doesn't want to talk to the Troika - and is rejecting €7.2 billion in loans

Jan 31st 2015, 7:57 AM 17,998 Views 200 Comments

But Angela Merkel is against a deal.

We're out: Fine Gael confirms it won't take part in Vincent Browne debates
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We're out: Fine Gael confirms it won't take part in Vincent Browne debates

Jan 15th 2015, 7:07 PM 17,042 Views 79 Comments

Representatives from the party met with TV3 producers at Leinster House this afternoon.

Grandmother has priceless reaction to getting iPhone for Christmas
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Grandmother has priceless reaction to getting iPhone for Christmas

Dec 29th 2014, 6:45 PM 6,630 Views 0 Comments

“I really am not equipped to handle one of these things.”

Revenue has 'no competence' to collect water charges - and that's from Revenue boss
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Revenue has 'no competence' to collect water charges - and that's from Revenue boss

Dec 22nd 2014, 1:46 PM 16,797 Views 62 Comments

The outgoing chairperson Josephine Feehily also says she’s looking forward to holding the Garda Commissioner to scrutiny in her new role.

10 bizarre festive foods that will put you off your Christmas dinner
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10 bizarre festive foods that will put you off your Christmas dinner

Dec 19th 2014, 9:30 PM 21,716 Views 15 Comments

Turkey doughnut, anyone?

Justice Catherine McGuinness was approached to run for president...but she wasn't interested
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Justice Catherine McGuinness was approached to run for president...but she wasn't interested

Dec 7th 2014, 11:31 AM 10,860 Views 39 Comments

The former Supreme Court judge said she doesn’t regret her decision to turn it down.

The inevitable "not enough, not even close" reactions to the Government's big announcement
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The inevitable "not enough, not even close" reactions to the Government's big announcement

Nov 19th 2014, 6:06 PM 23,804 Views 139 Comments

How are people feeling in the wake of this afternoon’s set-piece announcement in the Dáil? Here’s how…

McGinley vows to bow out 'undefeated like a good heavyweight champion'
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McGinley vows to bow out 'undefeated like a good heavyweight champion'

Sep 29th 2014, 4:29 PM 4,583 Views 1 Comment

The Irish Ryder Cup captain won’t be back again in two years.

7 of the most bizarre Irish rentals spotted online
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7 of the most bizarre Irish rentals spotted online

Sep 22nd 2014, 9:34 PM 50,839 Views 13 Comments

We’ll stay where we are, but thanks.

More professional jobs available - but wages offered are too low
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More professional jobs available - but wages offered are too low

Sep 10th 2014, 6:15 AM 13,584 Views 21 Comments

Expectations of workers and employers vary and firms need to gauge what to offer candidates in high demand areas like tech and engineering.

Guy tries to take selfie with a swan, learns a painful lesson
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Guy tries to take selfie with a swan, learns a painful lesson

Jul 31st 2014, 9:44 AM 4,186 Views 8 Comments

Just bad manners.

'The fun is over': John Gilroy won't actually be seeking the Labour MEP nomination
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'The fun is over': John Gilroy won't actually be seeking the Labour MEP nomination

Feb 12th 2014, 7:42 PM 10,388 Views 18 Comments

Gilroy told a parliamentary party meeting that he did not feel he would have enough time between the convention and the election to run a proper campaign.

Dublin man stops Irish Water workers installing meter at home 12 different times
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Dublin man stops Irish Water workers installing meter at home 12 different times

Jan 29th 2014, 6:30 AM 72,697 Views 416 Comments

The father of three said he is totally opposed to paying water charges and is prepared to be arrested if it comes to it.

Disappointed mugger hands retro flip phone back to victim
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Disappointed mugger hands retro flip phone back to victim

Dec 30th 2013, 6:00 PM 42,598 Views 70 Comments

Picky, much?

Oslo university snubs killer Breivik's application to study
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Oslo university snubs killer Breivik's application to study

Aug 6th 2013, 2:30 PM 11,391 Views 38 Comments

The man who killed 77 people in July 2011 attacks wanted to study political science by distance learning.

Would you take free money from a stranger?
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Would you take free money from a stranger?

Sep 15th 2012, 8:00 AM 9,437 Views 37 Comments

Free Money Day is taking place today – yes, you read that right.

Man hospitalised after jumping from plane - before it took off
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Man hospitalised after jumping from plane - before it took off

Aug 7th 2012, 6:08 PM 18,715 Views 47 Comments

The man made a last-minute decision not to take a flight from Miri to Kuala Lumpur – and ended up in hospital.

McCarthy turns down the chance to interview for Forest job
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McCarthy turns down the chance to interview for Forest job

Jul 16th 2012, 6:10 PM 1,139 Views 1 Comment

The former Wolves boss was the favourite to take over from Steve Cotterill at the Championship club.

No, grazie: Capello rules himself out of the running for the Chelsea job
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No, grazie: Capello rules himself out of the running for the Chelsea job

May 21st 2012, 4:03 PM 270 Views 0 Comments

Perhaps word has leaked that managing teams is a perilous business as Don Fabio joins the list of coaches not looking for Premier League work.

'Man City job not for me' - Niall Quinn
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'Man City job not for me' - Niall Quinn

May 2nd 2012, 6:20 PM 712 Views 1 Comment

The ex-Citizens stiker claims he isn’t the right man to lead them to global dominance.

I could never play in the Premier League - Messi
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I could never play in the Premier League - Messi

Apr 15th 2012, 11:49 AM 1,140 Views 0 Comments

The Argentinian international has indicated that he wants to stay at Barca for the rest of his career.

Rodgers turns down part-time role with Northern Ireland
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Rodgers turns down part-time role with Northern Ireland

Dec 9th 2011, 10:41 AM 172 Views 0 Comments

The Swansea boss has enough on his plate and won’t be replacing Nigel Worthington.

O'Sullivan turns down International Rules call-up, as Cluxton's place uncertain
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O'Sullivan turns down International Rules call-up, as Cluxton's place uncertain

Oct 17th 2011, 1:42 PM 422 Views 0 Comments

The Kerry star has ruled himself out of the series, while Dublin’s All-Ireland-winning goalkeeper may also decline the opportunity to captain the side.

Olazabal says he won't play in Ryder Cup
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Olazabal says he won't play in Ryder Cup

Sep 27th 2011, 1:18 PM 173 Views 0 Comments

The Spanish golfer says he would be unable to cope with the responsibility of playing and captaining the team at the same time.

Raul surprises precisely nobody by deciding not to move to Blackburn
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Raul surprises precisely nobody by deciding not to move to Blackburn

Aug 17th 2011, 11:34 AM 127 Views 1 Comment

Real Madrid legend Raul has turned down the chance to join Blackburn Rovers and will instead remain with Schalke in the Bundesliga.

Irish Open suffers blow as top golfers turn down invites
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Irish Open suffers blow as top golfers turn down invites

Jun 28th 2011, 3:27 PM 583 Views 1 Comment

At least eight of the world’s top-40 players have snubbed the Irish Open in favour of a competition in Dusseldorf.