The upcoming WKC World Championship martial arts tournament awaits six hardworking students from Revolution Martial Arts in Trenton, who are looking for sponsors and donors to help make the trip possible. The annual martial arts competition, to be held October 8-13 in Killarney, Ireland, will challenge the six youngsters from Downriver again against competitors from …

America is an idea, they say. For me, it is the one that began to form while watching television in the 1980s. In Diff’rent Strokes and Cagney & Lacey, I understood that in the United States, difference is tolerated, even celebrated. In the United States, nobody would tell me who to be. Sometimes we are …

My father received the non-contributory pension for over 30 years. He is deceased and there is a house, a small piece of land and a car from 2018 with around €50,000 to his name. Should he have been a beneficiary of the non-contributory pension? Will you have to sell your estate to meet social charges? …

Veteran stock market investor and Indian billionaire Rakesh Jhunjhunwala, nicknamed India’s own Warren Buffett, has died in Mumbai at the age of 62, the Press Trust of India news agency reported. Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi led the tributes to the business tycoon, who had an estimated net worth of US$5.8 billion, according to Forbes. …

The four people believed to have been seriously injured when a car entered Ireland’s Four Courts last night might not have survived had it not been for the swift actions of other pub-goers and first responders. That’s according to Dave Cahill, longtime manager of the courthouse fixture, which remains closed following last night’s crash and …

LEICESTER, UK – Following a campaign by art historians, the British government has added the masterpiece ‘Oldham Mural’ to its national heritage register. The church closed in 2017, jeopardizing the artwork titled “The Crucifixion”. The mural is located in Holy Rosary Church in Oldham – a town in the Greater Manchester region of England. It …

Introduction The following discussion and analysis is intended to help the reader understand the Trust’s financial condition and results of operations. This discussion and analysis should be read in conjunction with the Trust’s unaudited interim financial statements and the accompanying notes relating to the Trust and the Underlying Properties included in Item 1 of Part …

Former Irish Independent and Herald editor Claire Grady has been named the new chair of the NewsBrands Ireland Journalism Awards jury. s Grady will chair a panel of independent judges who will choose the best journalism of the past year. This year’s awards received more than 800 entries in 22 categories, including digital innovation, video …

Mocking elites have been silenced by an influx of American entrepreneurs ready to unleash Britain’s Brexit power. Nile Gardiner, a former aide to Margaret Thatcher, has revealed a surge of American businessmen coming to the UK despite liberal media “hissing” about Brexit. Writing in the Telegraph, Mr Gardiner said: ‘East and West Coast elites scoff …

Brian Stokes Mitchell (Photo: John Lamparski/Getty Images) The Entertainment Community Fund, formerly The Actors Fund, held its first annual meeting since changing its name in May. Brian Stokes Mitchell was re-elected chairman of the fund. This marks the Tony winner’s 19th term in the role. Five new directors – Duncan Crabtree-Ireland, Elliot Greene, Sharon Karmazin, …

“To be a good postman, you need the patience of Job, the sagacity of Solomon and the insight of Plato.” Outlines continue to flow in Letters of a Country Postman, the adaptation of the short story by the late John B Keane, staged at the Everyman in Cork and directed by the theatre’s artistic director, …

Forestry consultants have alleged that Ireland’s free forestry advice service breaches EU competition rules. The Association of Irish Forestry Consultants (AIFC), which represents 190 forestry consultants, has written to the European Commission claiming its members cannot compete with the free service operated by Teagasc, Irish weather reports. The AIFC says this is contributing to Ireland …

David Carey reached a mainstream audience at the Open when he placed 18th halfway through on his Major debut. With his Ben Hogan cap, Mr 57 moniker for his rock-bottom career record and DeChambeau length off the tee, he’s eminently marketable. He is taking part in the ISPS HANDA World Invitational at Galgorm Castle this …

Authorities have considered revoking carbon tax deductions on diesel used on farms, government documents have revealed, warning that the case for its continuation “was not strong”. The issue was among several highlighted in a series of pre-budget briefing papers released yesterday outlining proposed changes to taxation in Ireland. Among them, the government has been asked …

Dublin, Aug. 10, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The “Global Utilities Market Report 2022” report has been added to from ResearchAndMarkets.com offer. The global utilities market is expected to grow from $5,488.88 billion in 2021 to $5,969.68 billion in 2022 at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 8.8%. The market is expected to reach $8,105.48 …

Pathways to Participation: Engagement and Learning at the National Museum of Ireland during the Decade of Centenaries examines the ways in which the National Museum of Ireland (NMI) commemorated events associated with the complex period of Irish history between 1912 and 1923, and the ways it invited the public to participate in a stimulating, thoughtful …

Four people were rescued by the RNLI last night on Lough Derg after the boat they were traveling on succumbed to engine failure. Alentia Coast Guard has requested the Lough Derg RNLI lifeboat to launch to assist four people on an engine-out 36ft motor cruiser. The Coast Guard informed the lifeboat volunteers that the stricken …

AMHERST, Mass. – Matthew Westgate, associate professor and director of wind studies at the University of Massachusetts Amherst, has been named chair of the music and dance department, effective July 2022. He succeeds Salvatore Macchia, who recently completed his three-year appointment as president. Macchia will return to teaching and composing for his 44th year with …

Wind power has supplied 34% of Ireland’s electricity demand so far this year. The contribution of wind to the country’s overall needs reached 21% in July, double the same period last year. A report from Wind Energy Ireland, which represents the country’s wind industry, showed record numbers in recent months. Noel Cunniffe, the group’s chief …

Record public treasury figures for July show the state collected 43.5 billion euros in taxes in the first seven months of the year, 8.3 billion euros more than at the end of the year. same period in 2021. With inflation rising and energy prices still to come, this extraordinary comeback sparked a clamor in government …

The GAA community of Clonoulty-Rossmore came together united in grief Saturday night at a vigil held for Dillon Quirke. illon (24) died on Friday night after collapsing during a Tipperary Senior Hurling Championship match between Clonoulty-Rossmore and Kilruane MacDonaghs. Dillon’s untimely death shocked the Tipperary GAA community and a vigil was held in his memory …

THE head of the Royal Black Institution sent a message of defiance to the British government on Saturday, warning that Northern Ireland “is not for sale”. In an address to members of the order, the Sovereign Grand Master, Reverend William Anderson, also said their British citizenship had been “seriously eroded” by the Northern Ireland Protocol. …

Sister Helen Dolores Hart, CSJ, died July 30 at Upstate Medical Center in Syracuse. Sister Hélène was 77 years old and had been a sister of Saint-Joseph de Carondelet for 58 years. Originally from Syracuse, Sister Helen was the daughter of Helen Mertz and Cornelius Hart. She was the youngest of three children, joining older …

The Euro 2022 decider’s attendance of 87,192 was the largest ever for a European final and comes after a world record 91,600 fans watching El Clasico in April. At home, tickets for Ireland’s decisive World Cup qualifier in Tallaght on September 1 sold out in less than 12 hours. 3 England won the Euro 2022 …

French conservationists were hoping to give a catch of herring to a worryingly thin beluga whale that strayed from its arctic habitat in the French Seine. hey fear the ethereal white mammal is slowly starving in the waterway through Paris and beyond. “We are clearly in a race against time,” said Lamya Essemlali, president of …

Alison O’Riordan Appointed from September 5, 2022 to September 4, 2026 Dr. Alison O’Riordan is a sports professional, educator and researcher with over 30 years of global experience in various positions in the public and private sectors. She is a Paralympic specialist with a 20-year involvement in parasport. Alison is a director of her own …

Many attempts were made to bring Genie home, and search parties were even hired in Vancouver. For long days and nights, McAndrew says the community came together to help find her. “There were sightings at Batchelor Heights in the Lac Du Bois area – that’s when we set a trap and went there. There were …

The National Gallery of Ireland has appointed Dr Caroline Campbell as its new director, the first time a woman has been selected to lead the gallery in its 158-year history. Dr Campbell replaces Sean Rainbird, a British art historian who had been director of the Merrion Square gallery in Dublin city center since 2012. The …

The Permanent TSB (PTSB) has appointed internal candidate Nicola O’Brien as Chief Financial Officer, ending a long search for a permanent incumbent of a position that had been filled on an interim basis by three people over the past two years. Ms O’Brien, currently head of finance and investor relations at PTSB, joined the bank …

Activity picked up again in Ireland’s services sector in July with a surge in new business, according to the latest AIB Purchasing Managers Index. It is the 17th consecutive monthly rise for the index, signaling a strong recovery for the sector after the most difficult months of the Covid-19 pandemic. Services business confidence also improved …

One lab’s choices to reduce waste generation and energy consumption — such as switching from plastic to reusable glassware — have saved thousands of dollars.Credit: Jane Kilcoyne It all started in 2019, with a simple switch from 200 milliliter plastic containers to compostable containers. But over the next year, chemical researcher Jane Kilcoyne and her …

Charlie Kelly in action. Photo: Golffile (Golf Ireland). Published: Wed, Aug 3, 2022, 1:06 PM Last update: Wed, Aug 3, 2022, 1:08 PM Talented young Athlone golfer Charlie Kelly is representing Ireland at the Boys Home Internationals in Scotland this week. Charlie was selected for the Home Internationals after finishing second in the Boys’ Order …

A policy to install hundreds of thousands of electric heat pumps in homes across Ireland could increase electricity costs by up to 46%, according to a research paper. n the 2021 Climate Plan, the Government plans to replace fuel oil and solid-state boilers with heat pumps powered by renewable electricity, with the objective of installing …

With Connecticut’s primary election fast approaching on August 9, Republicans Aileen Abrams and Joe Hoxha are vying to become the state’s next representative from the 78th House District. Long occupied by Whit Betts, who chose not to seek re-election, the 78th House District seat includes Plymouth and parts of Bristol. Hoxha received the endorsement of …

Spraoi Chiarraí – the Kerry-based youth group who specialize in Irish folk and traditional music as well as song, dance, storytelling and mentorship – are back in action this coming Saturday August 6th when they will give a free concert in Killarney. A feast of young Irish folk talent will keep people entertained and they …

The UK languishes near the bottom of a ranking of European countries for measures taken to ease the burden of high fuel prices. The UK government is 12th out of 13 European countries to have cut petrol taxes since prices started to soar in March, according to the RAC. However, 15 other European governments have …

ASTON – Sister Anthony Eileen Reidy, OSF celebrated her 102nd birthday on Monday July 25 at Assisi House in Aston. She is the oldest member of the congregation of the Sisters of Saint Francis of Philadelphia. Sister Anthony celebrated her birthday with balloons and a cake, along with her sisters from the retirement community. Born …

Ireland has joined the list of countries to introduce controversial farm emissions legislation. Photo: Irish Federation of Farmers IRELAND has been added to the list of countries committing to drastically reduce agricultural emissions, aiming for a 25% reduction between 2018 and 2030. The target has sparked furious debate in Ireland, with the tech farming lobby …

Banks have used a range of underhanded tactics under the guise of Covid to tear down branches, forcing people to use digital platforms instead of cash, it has been claimed. Banks are accused of not answering the phone, understaffing branches leading to long queues and failing to quickly repair broken ATMs to entice people to …

TRADITIONAL musician Ashling Murphy has been remembered as thousands of festival-goers return to Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann after the pandemic. he week-long festival is back for the first time since Drogheda in 2019. Some 500,000 festival-goers from Ireland and abroad are expected this week, making it the biggest music gathering in the country. Comhaltas Ceoltóirí …

Galway Bay FM Newsroom – Figures released this morning by the Irish Nurses and Midwives Organization show there were 998 bedless patients in July at Galway University Hospital, making it the third most overcrowded country / Only University Hospital Limerick and University Hospital Cork had more with 1,268 in Limerick and 1,000 in Cork. St …

Jack Charlton became Ireland manager by mistake. He would become the greatest manager in the country’s history. He took them to their first major tournament and their first World Cup. He transformed the Football Association of Ireland (FAI) from a body on the brink of extinction into a hugely profitable body. And yet there was …

Coventry Area hosts judo competition at the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games. Starting Monday and over three days, judokas from England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland make up 38 of the 161 competitors in vying to be crowned Commonwealth Champion. Judo is making a welcome return to the Commonwealth Games program after last appearing at the …

As he awaited a verdict, Frank McCann sat in the courtroom, engrossed in a book about “the perfect murder.” The book, “Total Eclipse,” has been described as “engrossing” and “scary,” which could easily be words attributed to McCann’s own story. He himself had played the role of a distraught husband as he tried to get …

Finding the right small business financing can make all the difference to the success of your business. In 2021, nearly 62% of small businesses used personal funds to cover cash shortfalls in their business. Although this practice likely puts a lot of strain on the business owner’s personal assets, securing sufficient financing for the business …

It’s been just over 100 years since the first combustion tractor engine rolled through an Irish field. Over the past 100 years, our great agri-food sector has become a center of technology, research and continuous development. Even Henry Ford, whose roots can be traced back to a West Cork farm and who developed the truly …

Christine Nevin demonstrating a Zumba class at the New Institute Open House. Previous Next Image 1 of 5 Christine Nevin demonstrating a Zumba class at the New Institute Open House. Odhran Ducie Image 2 of 5 Mick White (Director, New Institute) and Patrick Mulvihill (NTDC Managing Change Mentoring Program). Odhran Ducie Image 3 of 5 …

A Broome County man-owned business has been acquired by a global supplier of building materials. National Pipe and Plastics has been sold to Oldcastle Infrastructure, which is a unit of CRH in Dublin, Ireland. David Culbertson of Vestal has owned National Pipe since 2004. According to the company’s website, he joined the company in 1997 …

Circular Economy, Waste Management (Amendment) and Mining Development (Amendment) Bill 2022 (Circular Economy Bill), currently under discussion in the Irish Parliament, will introduce an environmental tax and a waste recovery tax, as well as several other provisions. The circular economy plays an important role in the EU green agenda. In March 2020, the European Commission …

The number of children starting school at age four continues to decline. Last January, 17% – about one in six – of junior infants were four years old, up from 47% twenty years ago. In raw numbers, 10,483 of 63,583 toddlers in the 2021-22 school year were aged four, up from 25,662 of 55,236 in …

Ireland has asked the EU to give the country’s grass-fed beef similar protection to champagne and Parma ham. Agriculture Minister Charlie McConalogue has told Cabinet of a deal his department and Bord Bia have struck with their counterparts in the North and Britain which could see beef raised and fed in Ireland given the Protected …

We are in 1993 in the province of Northern Ireland; Ballymena to be precise. If you’re not familiar with the concept, Ballymena is a market town, 30 miles north of Belfast, known for producing chickens, Liam Neeson and a particularly tough breed of Protestantism (Ian Paisley is a pin-up in these regions). I’m 13, I …

Analysis: The WHO considers the epidemic to be “an extraordinary event” which poses a risk to public health through international transmission By Paul Hunter, University of East Anglia The World Health Organization (Who has declared the stream monkey pox epidemic a global health emergency. The committee of independent advisers which met on Thursday July 21 …

More than 10 homes had to be evacuated and two firefighters were hospitalized battling a wildfire on Killiney Hill on Monday. The fire, which is still raging, has forced evacuations and will see the Air Corps assist firefighters by dripping water from the air today in an attempt to put out the blaze. close DFB …

The collapse last week of Italy’s government under Mario Draghi created the potential for the country’s first far-right leader since Benito Mussolini. Fratelli d’Italia (Brothers of Italy), a neo-conservative and right-wing populist party led by Giorgia Meloni, has its roots in Mussolini’s Fascist National Party and its post-war successor, the Italian Social Movement. In recent …

File photo: Delighted Ulster Unionist Party leader David Trimble speaks to the media at a hotel in Belfast, Northern Ireland, June 16, 2003, after winning a crucial vote with his party over his support continuing to the Irish peace process. Photo: AP London: David Trimble, former Prime Minister of Northern Ireland and Nobel Peace Prize …

When times are tough, credit card debt can be unavoidable if you learn how to manage credit or are forced to make risky financial decisions due to hardship. For Lydia Senn and her husband, who are residents of Alabama, this was their reality during the Great Recession in 2008 after she lost her job and …

European Union countries are seeking to ease the bloc’s plan to force them to use less gas as Europe braces for a winter of uncertain supplies from its main gas supplier, Russia. The European Commission proposed last week that the 27 EU member states each cut their gas consumption by 15% from August to March. …

Almost two in three families are hoarding money because they are uncertain about the future, according to a new report from the Bank of Ireland. The Bank of Ireland’s Economic Pulse, a monthly indicator of consumer and business sentiment, hit a 17-month low of 70.2 in July as both groups continued to feel the pinch …

A young Ukrainian woman was saved from the Russian invasion by an Irish church she volunteered with three years ago. Leksandra Hromova, 23, and her mother Yuliia, 45, from Dnipro, now live in Dublin thanks to two Salvation Army officers. The former management and economics student first came to Ireland in 2019 on a gap …

In the aftermath of Ireland’s hottest day in over 130 years this week, small family groups made their way through Allen’s bog in the country’s Midlands to collect sun-dried grass. The peat briquettes, which are licorice black when cut into the ground, had turned a toasty brown in the high temperatures of July and were …

For many small businesses, access to finance can be a matter of life and death. The stakes are particularly high given that 18.4% of U.S. businesses fail in the first year, 49.7% after five years, and 65.5% after 10 years, according to a LendingTree analysis of U.S. Bureau of Labor data. Statistics. One of the …

A burglar who broke into a Supermacs with underpants over his head will be convicted later. Hilip Daly (52), a former fisherman with 102 convictions, had tried to feed a “deep” drug addiction. The defense lawyer said his behavior has since “improved markedly”. Daly of Curran Park, Balbriggan pleaded guilty in Dublin Circuit Criminal Court …

Photo by Paul Faith/AFP via Getty Image Following the EU’s decision to take further legal action against the UK, this article has been updated to reflect the most recent developments regarding the Northern Ireland Protocol. The answer begins in 1921, when 26 of Ireland’s 32 counties gained independence from the UK. Since then, the UK …

After three years of dedicated service to Wake Forest University, Jane Aiken will step down as dean of the law school on July 31. Aiken will take research leave to work on issues of the criminalization of the exercise of reproductive rights as an attorney with the National Advocates for Pregnant Women. After her research …

A state constable ordered his first compensation for not wearing a mask during the Covid-19 pandemic. At the Workplace Relations Commission (WRC), arbitrator Thomas O’Driscoll ordered a clinic to pay €3,000 compensation to an autistic patient over his complaint of discrimination related to not wearing a mask during Covid-19 brought under the aegis of the …

The company behind the Ten Square Hotel has plans for a new hotel on Belfast’s Chichester Street. A planning application has been submitted for a 146-bed hotel on the upper floors of 69-87 Chichester Street by Kilmona Property Ltd. The ground floor entrance to the building features a Centra store and a Granny Annies Kitchen …

The Bohemians will end their current relationship with Dublin schoolboy band St Kevin’s Boys and seek new partners to add to their underage structure. t Kevin’s, which has helped produce generations of international stars such as Liam Brady, Damien Duff, Jeff Hendrick and Robbie Brady, entered into an official partnership with Bohs in 2018, in …

The government recorded a surplus of 300 million euros in the first three months of the year, down from the surplus of 4.1 billion euros recorded in the last quarter of 2021. Despite the decline, the figures for the first quarter of 2022 show a marked improvement compared to the same quarter of last year, …

The second Donegal Camino will take place September 4-10 with funds raised for the Cancer Care West support unit in Letterkenny. The Donegal Camino is returning by popular demand. The 2022 event aims to top the €26,000 raised in 2021 for the Cancer Care West Support Center based in Letterkenny, Donegal. The Donegal Camino 2021 …

Seven Supreme Court justices are considering whether the proposed legislation could amount to a disproportionate interference with the rights of people who want to protest outside abortion clinics in Northern Ireland. Dame Brenda King, the Attorney General of Northern Ireland, has asked judges to consider a clause in the Abortion Services (Safe Access Areas) Bill. …

Notre Dame would remain independent if it could earn at least $75 million a year in media rights revenue from current broadcast partner NBC, sources told CBS Sports. The Fighting Irish’s deal with the network is due to expire in 2025. For NBC to feel comfortable elevating Notre Dame’s valuation to such a high, it …

Donegal poet Annemarie Ní Churreáin presents Women and the State: Writing Irish History, an event at this year’s Earagail Arts Festival that “looks back and forward in time, through the lens of changing societal attitudes and beliefs, to explore questions of identity, place and community “. Where does the desire to write come from? What …

The Amarillo Symphony recently welcomed its new Music Director and Conductor, George Jackson. The new director will begin his role for Symphony’s 99th season, starting in September. Jackson’s tenure will span three years, including the upcoming Centennial season in 2023. “I’m very excited. I think as a young conductor, I’ve always been cautious before entering …

Environment, Climate, Communications and Transport Minister Eamon Ryan has urged people to ‘be careful out there’ after a third water-related death last week amid a period of warm weather. A man in his 60s died yesterday after having difficulty swimming in a lake near Portarlington, Co Laois yesterday afternoon. Speaking this afternoon, Mr Ryan said: …

Ireland’s stellar financial explosion of 2008 and the subsequent austerity plan, the largest ever undertaken by any country, continues to reverberate. We are stuck with an uncompetitive, semi-nationalized banking system that charges borrowers an interest rate premium on top of what our European counterparts pay for loans. It’s uplifting to just blame the banks – …

Up to 2,000 people took to the streets of Dublin on Saturday afternoon for the Trans Pride march. along the route, passing conductors honked their horns in support of those heading from the Garden of Remembrance to the main stage near Merrion Square, where they were greeted by cheers from the crowd. Addressing the pickers, …

When Michael Carroll’s two-year-old granddaughter took his hand to guide him to her own home in Cork, he realized his failing eyesight was affecting everyone in the family. Realizing this and not wanting to wait on a list for years, he traveled to a Spanish hospital near Alicante where he underwent cataract surgery a few …

England didn’t slow down on Friday night as they beat Northern Ireland 5-0 in their last Group A game despite having already qualified for the quarter-finals of Euro 2022 in as a group winner. Head coach Sarina Wiegman was absent on the St Mary touchline due to a positive Covid-19 result, leaving assistant Arjun Veurink …

A high temperature warning has been issued for Ireland from this weekend, with people urged to take precautions against sunburn or heatstroke. The yellow status alert is expected to be in effect from 6 a.m. Sunday to 9 p.m. Tuesday, with temperatures of up to 32C possible in places on Monday. Raising the alert on …

Former Fianna Fáil TD Bobby Aylward has died aged 67. he popular Carlow-Kilkenny TD was elected to the Dáil three times during his political career. The charismatic dairy farmer was first elected in 2007 when the government of Fianna Fáil and the Green Party took power under Bertie Ahern. He replaced his brother Liam who …

Bank of Ireland has warned it has seen a 50% increase in detections of so-called ‘smishing’ cases since a new tactic was introduced by fraudsters seeking to access customer funds via Apple or Google Pay. The scam involves fraudsters sending fake text messages to people who appear to be from a delivery company, An Post …

Italy need a positive result to keep their qualification hopes alive, while France can secure top spot in Group D by beating Belgium at New York Stadium. Italy v Iceland: Bertolini hopes Italy can ‘learn from their mistakes’ The race for second place in Group D remains wide open, with France looking well placed to …

Dublin— The Northern Ireland Police Service said it was investigating a possible crime after an image of Pope Francis was burned in a bonfire. Other fires – lit by Protestants to commemorate a battle 332 years ago that ended the Catholic monarchy in England – also held signs reading “kill all Taigs”, a pejorative term …

The biggest obstacle to achieving climate action targets for agriculture is the “financial vulnerability” of many farms, said Tim Cullinan. The chairman of the Irish Farmers’ Association recently told an Oireachtas committee meeting that this vulnerability has a “significant impact” on farmers’ ability to adopt more sustainable practices, as it “limits their ability to test …

Northern Irish sprinter Leon Reid has been refused entry to the Commonwealth Games in Birmingham following a security risk assessment. Eid received a suspended sentence in February after being found guilty of allowing his apartment to be used for the production of crack cocaine. Reid, 27, won a bronze medal in the men’s 200 meters …

The documentary focuses on three young women who volunteer for the Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) in Oban, west Scotland, which has some of the most changeable and dangerous waters off the UK coast. . The film is told from the perspective of Oban RNLI volunteers Lawrie, Leonie and Jasmin, who all eloquently detail the …

The government won a vote on a motion of confidence in the Dáil by a comfortable majority of 85 votes to 66 after gaining the support of some MPs and independent MPs who lost the coalition party whips. Sinn Féin tabled a motion of no confidence in the Fianna Fáil-Fine Gael-Greens administration on Tuesday. However, …

Hundreds of parades will take place across Northern Ireland today as the faithful Protestant orders celebrate July 12. On Monday evening, around 250 bonfires were lit in Loyalist communities across the region to usher in the main date of the parade calendar. Police said they were gathering evidence after receiving a number of complaints about …

A CONVICTED drug dealer who previously faced death threats, withdrew a personal injury claim of up to €60,000 this week on the morning it was due to start. Christopher Kelly (37), of Greenfort Gardens, Clondalkin, Dublin, had sought compensation from South Dublin County Council and Irish Water after saying he was injured when he tripped …

JCMR has recently released a new study in its database which highlights the in-depth analysis of the market with the future prospects of Payday loan services market. The study covers important data that makes the research document a handy resource for managers, industry executives and other key people who get a ready-to-access, self-analyzed study and …

Today was the hottest day of 2022 so far, with temperatures nearing 26C recorded at weather stations across the country. A temperature of 25.9 degrees was recorded at the Met Éireann weather station at Shannon Airport in Co Clare this afternoon. At another weather station in Athenry, Galway recorded a reading of 25.8 degrees. Air …

Danette Bosh Alexander is Chair of the Department of Education and Social Sciences, Associate Professor of Education and Director of Children’s College at Stark State College. She lives in Plain Township with her husband Amos “Chip” Alexander. They have two sons, Ted Lund Jr. and Jack Lund and a daughter Kate Lund. They also have …

THE next prime minister must face the reality that Northern Ireland protocol is here to stay, says Michelle O’Neill. The Sinn Fein vice president said she had warned new regional secretary of state Shailesh Vara that the government needed to stop ‘appeasement of the DUP’ and start being ‘even-handed’ with political parties in Stormont. The …

By Alessandra Malito Living abroad may seem like a luxury, but it takes a little work first Retiring abroad may seem like a dream – and for many it is – but there’s a long list of considerations to make and tasks to complete before you pack your bags. In addition to choosing the best …

Ant McPartlin has paid tribute to Father Dermott Donnelly, saying he was “the kindest, wisest man I know”, after his death at the age of 55. he Catholic priest and brother of McPartlin’s presenting partner, Declan Donnelly, died in hospital on Friday after a short illness. TV star McPartlin (46) wrote on Twitter: “Father Dermott, …

It was a week that brought warnings about the need for good government, if you knew where to look. The Coalition’s most comfortable and cohesive double act, that between Finance Minister Paschal Donohoe and Public Spending Minister Michael McGrath, kicked off Monday with their summer economic statement, and with it some intense months of negotiations …

Spain overcame the shock of conceding in the first minute to open their Euro 2022 campaign with a convincing 4-1 win over Finland in Milton Keynes. The much-loved Spaniards were stunned when Linda Sallstrom struck with just 50 seconds on the clock in Friday’s Group B opener. Still, they quickly fought back through captain Irene …

Norway’s Guro Reiten, right, celebrates after scoring her team’s fourth goal from a free kick during the Women’s Euro 2022 football match between Norway and Northern Ireland at St. Mary’s Stadium, Southampton, on Thursday, July 7, 2022. (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino) Alessandra Tarantino PA SOUTHAMPTON, England Norway didn’t need Ada Hegerberg to score to secure a …

Cash, credit cards, debit cards and Mobile wallets are different modes of money transaction that keep the economy moving in a country. A credit card allows the customer to purchase an item or complete a transaction instantly and refund the money later. This is the reason why credit cards are very lucrative choices of cash …