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4 06, 2015

How the Warriors can turn the Cavs’ best lineup against them – Washington Post

By | 2015-06-04T13:57:14+00:00 June 4th, 2015|Sport|0 Comments

Minneapolis Star TribuneHow the Warriors can turn the Cavs' best lineup against themWashington PostDuring the playoffs, “smallball” has been highly profitable for the Cavaliers. Looking at only the Chicago and Atlanta series, (Kevin Love was still available for most of the Boston series), the Cavaliers have outscored opponents by almost 12.5 [...]

8 12, 2014

Honeymoon murder case against Dewani thrown out

By | 2014-12-08T14:19:33+00:00 December 8th, 2014|Headlines|0 Comments

A judge in South Africa has thrown out the murder case against British businessman Shrien Dewani over the death of his wife while on honeymoon. Anni Dewani, 28, was shot dead in Cape Town in November 2010 after the taxi she was travelling in with her husband was hijacked as they passed [...]

4 11, 2014

Ian Bailey case against State to resume tomorrow

By | 2014-11-04T15:47:05+00:00 November 4th, 2014|Headlines|0 Comments

Ian Bailey says he was wrongfully arrested on suspicion of Sophie Toscan du Plantier's murder Lawyers for journalist Ian Bailey, who says he was wrongly arrested on suspicion of the murder of French woman, Sophie Toscan du Plantier in west Cork in 1996, will begin outlining his action for damages to [...]

2 11, 2014

Tens of thousands march against water charges

By | 2014-11-02T02:52:51+00:00 November 2nd, 2014|Headlines|0 Comments

Tens of thousands of people have demonstrated across the country against water charges. The Right2Water campaign has said 150,000 people turned out for today's protests. Organisers said numbers far exceeded predictions. They put the figure for rallies in Dublin at over 40,000. RELATED AUDIO & VIDEO Watch: Correspondents report from protests across the country Watch: [...]

13 10, 2014

Vodafone takes action against ComReg over 3 deal

By | 2014-10-13T19:06:18+00:00 October 13th, 2014|Business|0 Comments

Vodafone claims it is at a significant competitive disadvantage after 3 Ireland's acquisition of O2 Telecoms operator Vodafone has begun a High Court action against the Commission for Communications Regulation, claiming 3 Ireland's acquisition of O2 has left the merged company with too much radio spectrum. Vodafone claims this has placed [...]

11 10, 2014

Thousands protest against water charges in Dublin

By | 2014-10-11T20:50:25+00:00 October 11th, 2014|Headlines|0 Comments

Traffic restrictions will be in place in Dublin city centre this afternoon for a demonstration against water charges. Protesters will assemble at Parnell Square before marching down O'Connell Street towards Dáil Éireann on Kildare Street. They will then return to O'Connell Street for speeches outside the GPO.  At that point, gardaí will [...]

26 09, 2014

Cameron lays out case for air strikes against IS

By | 2014-09-26T15:23:06+00:00 September 26th, 2014|Headlines|0 Comments

A formation of US Navy F18E Super Hornets, which have taken part in air strikes against Islamic State Air strikes, thought to have been carried out by US-led forces, hit bases and positions held by the group calling itself Islamic State in the eastern Syrian province of Deir al-Zor today, a [...]

19 09, 2014

Scotland votes against independence

By | 2014-09-19T08:18:48+00:00 September 19th, 2014|Headlines|0 Comments

The counting of ballots in the Scottish independence referendum is under way, with the first results expected in the next few hours. Turnout is expected to reach record levels as voters came out in force to decide whether or not to remain part of the United Kingdom.  With no exit polls [...]

8 09, 2014

Councillors vote overwhelmingly against Poolbeg

By | 2014-09-08T21:05:22+00:00 September 8th, 2014|Headlines|0 Comments

The final decision on the incinerator will be made by the chief executives of Dublin's four local authorities Dublin city councillors have voted overwhelmingly against the Poolbeg incinerator project. The councillors voted 52 to two against going ahead with the plan. Dún Laoghaire/Rathdown councillors also opposed it but Fingal voted in [...]

4 09, 2014

Russia warns Ukraine against NATO membership

By | 2014-09-04T10:30:53+00:00 September 4th, 2014|Headlines|0 Comments

1 of 2 Ukrainian servicemen from the Azov Battalion train volunteers Petro Poroshenko will meet key NATO allies at a summit in Wales British Prime Minister David Cameron has said pressure would ramp up on Russia if it did not curtail its actions in Ukraine, which he described as unacceptable. Speaking [...]