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#2008

12 trends from 2008 that should probably just stay there

Did you also wear a waistcoat over a t-shirt once upon a time? Welcome.

From The42 Preston-bound defender on target as Cork City claim first Munster Senior Cup since 2008 Success

Preston-bound defender on target as Cork City claim first Munster Senior Cup since 2008

Kevin O’Connor scored as the Leesiders earned an extra-time victory.

From The42 Joe Rokocoko recalls the 2008 night he broke Munster hearts at Thomond All Time Classic

Joe Rokocoko recalls the 2008 night he broke Munster hearts at Thomond

The All Blacks wing scored a try in the closing minutes to deny Munster another famous win.

From TheJournal.ie Here's everything we know about Ireland Statistics

Here's everything we know about Ireland

The Central Statistics Office has released new figures giving a breakdown of over the last year.

From The42 Kilkenny camogie team beat Clare to win first national title since 2008 Triumph

Kilkenny camogie team beat Clare to win first national title since 2008

They ultimately comfortably overcame their opponents by a score of 1-15 to 0-4.

From TheJournal.ie Employers say hiring outlook 'most encouraging since 2008' Jobswatch

Employers say hiring outlook 'most encouraging since 2008'

Prospects haven’t looked this good since the year Bertie Ahern stepped down, and Padraig Harrington won the USPGA…

From TheJournal.ie Sean Quinn: "I was a bold boy, I accept that" Anglo Irish Bank

Sean Quinn: "I was a bold boy, I accept that"

The bankrupt billionaire added that he never saw himself as a gambler.

From TheJournal.ie Runaway solicitor Michael Lynn in court for extradition hearing Brazil

Runaway solicitor Michael Lynn in court for extradition hearing

A warrant for Lynn’s arrest was issued five years ago after he fled the country, leaving behind debts of over €80 million.

From TheJournal.ie "It's time to shout stop." - Elderly people to protest outside Dáil Elderly People

"It's time to shout stop." - Elderly people to protest outside Dáil

The Irish Senior Citizens Parliament is hoping to recreate the success of 2008 protests that were held held five years ago today.

From TheJournal.ie Pensioners urged to turn out for Dáil rally against Budget cuts Grey Power

Pensioners urged to turn out for Dáil rally against Budget cuts

The protest is being timed for the fifth anniversary of the large scale protest that followed the 2008 Emergency Budget.

From TheJournal.ie 10 ways the bank guarantee changed our lives 5 Years On

10 ways the bank guarantee changed our lives

What we ate, wore and drank in 2008… compared to today.

From TheJournal.ie Growing up in Ireland: Latest study findings show huge impact of recession on families Growing Up In Ireland

Growing up in Ireland: Latest study findings show huge impact of recession on families

The long-term study focusing on childhood found a significant increase in the number of parents going through financial problems between 2008 and 2011.

From TheJournal.ie Almost 1 in 2 men who took their own lives had worked in construction Suicide

Almost 1 in 2 men who took their own lives had worked in construction

The cases were recorded over four years from around the start of the down-turn in September 2008.

From TheJournal.ie Column: How badly does one have to behave to be knocked out of politics? Opinion

Column: How badly does one have to behave to be knocked out of politics?

After a string of tribunals, political scandals and economic catastrophes, reports of Fianna Fail’s death were greatly exaggerated – but why? asks Maura Adshead.

From The42 Confirmed: Defending champions Leinster out at pool stage, Saracens claim win Wave Goodbye

Confirmed: Defending champions Leinster out at pool stage, Saracens claim win

The reigning champions are officially out.

From TheJournal.ie Death penalty confirmed for sole surviving Mumbai attacks gunman India

Death penalty confirmed for sole surviving Mumbai attacks gunman

Mohammad Kasab is expected to lodge a final appeal for clemency with the new President of India Pranab Mukherjee.

From The42 Roger Federer named top seed for US Open Swiss Bliss

Roger Federer named top seed for US Open

The world number one will be looking for his 18th Grand Slam title at Flushing Meadows.

From The42 Kenneth Egan predicts Olympic medal haul for Irish boxers Golden Crisp

Kenneth Egan predicts Olympic medal haul for Irish boxers

The Silver Medal winner at Beijing 2008 is confident that the boxing squad will return from London 2012 will a bounty of precious metals

From TheJournal.ie Iceland's former PM to face trial over financial crisis Iceland

Iceland's former PM to face trial over financial crisis

Iceland’s former prime minister Geir Haarde faces trial today as the first world leader criminally charged over the 2008 financial crisis.

From TheJournal.ie Fergie charged by Turkish court over orphans film Fergie

Fergie charged by Turkish court over orphans film

The Duchess of York secretly filmed orphanages in Turkey for a 2008 ITV documentary – but Turkey now says she broke the law.