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OCASIO-CORTEZ is the recently elected American congresswoman the media can’t help but talk about. A Democrat, but does not kowtow to the crusty centre-right big whigs of her party, she’s gaining new fans and detractors with each passing minute.

Here’s everything you need ...

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UNDER-FIRE US Rapper Azealia Banks has arrived in Dublin without a care in the world following her insulting remarks about the beauty standards of Irish women, insisting that she’s just going to get ‘one of those Banks bailouts that Irish people are so fond of”.

An ...

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THERE HAVE been calls from across Irish society for action after the latest research on the habits of Irish teenagers revealed that teenagers as young as 15 are staying sober for the entire duration of their weekends.

While the news will come as a shock to many concerned parents, some ...

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“People Who Don’t Like Ticket Increase Are Soccer Hooligans”: GAA

DEFENDING THEIR decision to hike prices for the Allianz League games by as much as 33%, the GAA have stated that anyone opposed to the rises are sleeper agents for the Premier League and staunch soccer hooligans.

“This is an Irish, culturally nationalist organisation, which means a ...

today 23:07 open_in_new
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SOME SAD news coming into us that newly minted double-Oscar nominee for 2019 Lady Gaga is today mourning the loss of her influential grandmother Radio Gaga, who was of course immortalised in song by Queen, who themselves had some Oscar nominations to celebrate this week too.

Radio, 79, ...

today 23:07 open_in_new
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SOME SAD news coming into us that newly minted double-Oscar nominee for 2019 Lady Gaga is today mourning the loss of her influential grandmother Radio Gaga, who was of course immortalised in song by Queen, who themselves had some Oscar nominations to celebrate this week too.

Radio, 79, ...

yesterday 17:52 open_in_new
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OCASIO-CORTEZ is the recently elected American congresswoman the media can’t help but talk about. A Democrat, but does not kowtow to the crusty centre-right big whigs of her party, she’s gaining new fans and detractors with each passing minute.

Here’s everything you need ...

yesterday 13:40 open_in_new
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UNDER-FIRE US Rapper Azealia Banks has arrived in Dublin without a care in the world following her insulting remarks about the beauty standards of Irish women, insisting that she’s just going to get ‘one of those Banks bailouts that Irish people are so fond of”.

An ...

yesterday 12:37 open_in_new
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THERE HAVE been calls from across Irish society for action after the latest research on the habits of Irish teenagers revealed that teenagers as young as 15 are staying sober for the entire duration of their weekends.

While the news will come as a shock to many concerned parents, some ...

yesterday 12:37 open_in_new
“People Who Don’t Like Ticket Increase Are Soccer Hooligans”: GAA

DEFENDING THEIR decision to hike prices for the Allianz League games by as much as 33%, the GAA have stated that anyone opposed to the rises are sleeper agents for the Premier League and staunch soccer hooligans.

“This is an Irish, culturally nationalist organisation, which means a ...

yesterday 12:37 open_in_new
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AS IT stands at the time of writing the world economic debt is currently at 300 trillion with no end to the spiralling figure in sight, but just who does the planet owe all its money to? WWN travels to the Isle Of Man to find out.

Financier and Cork man, Mark Power, is not a name many ...

2019-01-21 20:46 open_in_new
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ALTHOUGH his city of residence offers more public transport options than any other place in the country, Dublin man Wayne Dardis insists on traveling to and from his place of work on a micro scooter, not unlike what one might see a child on.

Dardis, a grown man, opts to scoot along the ...

2019-01-21 20:46 open_in_new
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A NEW history module is to be added to the Junior secondary school cycle aimed at showing teenagers what it was like to live during the dark ages of technology between 1980 and 1999, including lessons on how to salvage cassette tapes that got mangled in a walkman, and how to ensure someone ...

2019-01-21 20:46 open_in_new
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WITH thousands of couples across Ireland in long-distance relationships due to work or college requirements, “how do you keep your sex life alive” is the question that most relationship experts get asked. well, one Waterford couples counsellor may have stumbled upon a solution to ...

2019-01-21 20:46 open_in_new
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PARKING meters with an extended maximum period of ten hours are to be installed along the M50 with the aim of generating €500mn euro in the first year of operation, WWN can confirm.

Motorists stationary for more than 2 minutes will be required to spend a minimum of 3 euros to avoid ...

2019-01-21 20:46 open_in_new
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PARKING meters with an extended maximum period of ten hours are to be installed along the M50 with the aim of generating €500mn euro in the first year of operation, WWN can confirm.

Motorists stationary for more than 2 minutes will be required to spend a minimum of 3 euros to avoid ...

2019-01-21 20:46 open_in_new
WWN LIVE

AS IT stands at the time of writing the world economic debt is currently at 300 trillion with no end to the spiralling figure in sight, but just who does the planet owe all its money to? WWN travels to the Isle Of Man to find out.

Financier and Cork man, Mark Power, is not a name many ...

2019-01-21 19:43 open_in_new
WWN LIVE

ALTHOUGH his city of residence offers more public transport options than any other place in the country, Dublin man Wayne Dardis insists on traveling to and from his place of work on a micro scooter, not unlike what one might see a child on.

Dardis, a grown man, opts to scoot along the ...

2019-01-21 14:28 open_in_new
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A NEW history module is to be added to the Junior secondary school cycle aimed at showing teenagers what it was like to live during the dark ages of technology between 1980 and 1999, including lessons on how to salvage cassette tapes that got mangled in a walkman, and how to ensure someone ...

2019-01-21 14:28 open_in_new
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WITH thousands of couples across Ireland in long-distance relationships due to work or college requirements, “how do you keep your sex life alive” is the question that most relationship experts get asked. well, one Waterford couples counsellor may have stumbled upon a solution to ...

2019-01-21 13:25 open_in_new
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CEREMONIES planned to mark the 100th anniversary of the first ever sitting of the Dáil in 1919 have been cancelled by TDs who have decided against such celebrations in favour of doing ‘sweet fuck all’.

Fearing that drawing attention to the aspirations of the first Dáil might ...

2019-01-21 13:25 open_in_new