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'You don't walk into an 80 grand job... That's a hard thing for an athlete to take'
# Life After The Olympics
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# Life After The Olympics

'You don't walk into an 80 grand job... That's a hard thing for an athlete to take'

Mar 23rd 2020, 6:08 PM 9,144 Views 0 Comments

In part three of our series, Olympian Gavin Noble discusses his transition away from high-level sport.

The HSE has recorded 11 aggressive incidents against staff and patients A DAY since 2012
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The HSE has recorded 11 aggressive incidents against staff and patients A DAY since 2012

Oct 18th 2017, 10:50 PM 9,477 Views 19 Comments

22,402 ‘incidents of harm’ have been put on record since January 2012.

Six to be tried in France over topless Kate Middleton photos
# 2012
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Six to be tried in France over topless Kate Middleton photos

Oct 25th 2016, 8:06 PM 35,557 Views 0 Comments

The topless images were published in France, Denmark, Ireland, Italy and Sweden.

Quiz: How much do you remember about 2012?
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Quiz: How much do you remember about 2012?

Jun 12th 2016, 8:45 PM 24,642 Views 15 Comments

You may remember it as the year the earth didn’t end.

Mother-of-one who hit paralysed woman over head with wine bottle jailed for four and a half years
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Mother-of-one who hit paralysed woman over head with wine bottle jailed for four and a half years

Feb 26th 2016, 3:35 PM 26,509 Views 50 Comments

Grace Tormey (22) had struck the paralysed woman during an aggravated burglary at her home in south Dublin in November 2012.

Man dismissed after an altercation with his old boss awarded €7,500 compensation
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Man dismissed after an altercation with his old boss awarded €7,500 compensation

Jun 13th 2015, 9:30 AM 18,672 Views 4 Comments

The man was suspended after the incident in a car park.

India suspends death sentences of men convicted of gang rape
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India suspends death sentences of men convicted of gang rape

Jul 14th 2014, 2:13 PM 14,556 Views 11 Comments

The lawyer representing the two men said he filed a special leave petition.

Special forces have captured the suspected ringleader behind the Benghazi attack
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Special forces have captured the suspected ringleader behind the Benghazi attack

Jun 17th 2014, 9:20 PM 7,470 Views 30 Comments

Special forces, working with FBI agents, carried out Sunday’s operation and the suspect

19,044 referrals about child abuse concerns were received in 2012
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19,044 referrals about child abuse concerns were received in 2012

Dec 20th 2013, 7:30 AM 4,737 Views 22 Comments

Minister Frances Fitzgerald said figures for 2013 indicate will be similar to previous years.

Budget deficit for 2012 still inside Troika target despite revisions
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# DEFICIT FIGURES

Budget deficit for 2012 still inside Troika target despite revisions

Oct 21st 2013, 12:07 PM 4,973 Views 25 Comments

Initial estimates for April were revised, after it became clear that revenue from mobile phone licences should be filed under this year’s figures.

NTMA suspends Treasury Bill auctions until 2014
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# No More Bills

NTMA suspends Treasury Bill auctions until 2014

Oct 1st 2013, 1:10 PM 4,859 Views 21 Comments

The National Treasury Management Agency won’t be holding anymore monthly Treasury Bills sales in 2013.

The Eucharistic Congress cost €9.5 million (including 70,000 rain ponchos)
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# IEC 2012

The Eucharistic Congress cost €9.5 million (including 70,000 rain ponchos)

Sep 13th 2013, 7:10 AM 6,262 Views 48 Comments

Parish collections raised towards the event accounted for €4 million of that amount, according to Catholic Church figures.

New '132' reg system drives huge increase in August car sales
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# Shifting Plates

New '132' reg system drives huge increase in August car sales

Sep 2nd 2013, 7:12 PM 9,849 Views 47 Comments

There was a 20 per cent increase in new car sales in August compared to the same month last year. However, looking at the year as a whole, sales are down 8 per cent.

21,000 had gas or electricity cut for not paying bills
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21,000 had gas or electricity cut for not paying bills

Jun 5th 2013, 2:36 PM 7,249 Views 98 Comments

Latest figures show 82 per cent more gas customers were cut off last year, compared to 2011.

CSO farming figures show sheep numbers up 7pc, potatoes down 13.1pc
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# Farming

CSO farming figures show sheep numbers up 7pc, potatoes down 13.1pc

May 8th 2013, 2:34 PM 4,263 Views 15 Comments

The survey results, for the 12-month period from June 2011 to June 2012, showed an overall increase of 6pc in cereals.

Death penalty stats show increase in executions but drop in death sentences
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Death penalty stats show increase in executions but drop in death sentences

Apr 10th 2013, 6:45 AM 4,261 Views 21 Comments

The Amnesty International figures have revealed that while the number of people executed last year rose by two, there were 201 less death sentences handed down.

The top selling butter in Germany is... Kerrygold
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# Irish Dairy Board

The top selling butter in Germany is... Kerrygold

Apr 9th 2013, 1:30 PM 13,173 Views 58 Comments

The Irish Dairy Board’s report today also revealed that profits were up by 10.8% in 2012.

What would all of 2012's perfumes in one bottle smell like?
# Everything
# Everything

What would all of 2012's perfumes in one bottle smell like?

Mar 26th 2013, 6:30 PM 7,543 Views 14 Comments

Includes Eau du Justin Bieber…

147 new cases of suspected child abductions reported in 2012
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147 new cases of suspected child abductions reported in 2012

Mar 11th 2013, 2:39 PM 6,607 Views 6 Comments

Nearly half of the new cases involved the United Kingdom.

Over 1,000 people rescued by RNLI lifeboats last year
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Over 1,000 people rescued by RNLI lifeboats last year

Jan 22nd 2013, 7:39 AM 2,540 Views 9 Comments

The busiest lifeboat station in Ireland last year was in Bangor, Co Down – which carried out half of its callouts during the hours of darkness.

Jobs initiative helped turn 6,000 pledges into 4,000 new hires in 2012
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Jobs initiative helped turn 6,000 pledges into 4,000 new hires in 2012

Jan 14th 2013, 5:33 PM 6,293 Views 12 Comments

Hireland, the voluntary initiative which urges SMEs to pledge to take on more staff, helped created 4,000 jobs in its first year.

The 10 billionaires whose net worth rose the most in 2012
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# Richer

The 10 billionaires whose net worth rose the most in 2012

Jan 5th 2013, 6:00 PM 29,392 Views 89 Comments

Nope, we haven’t heard of some of these rich folks…

GALLERY: The world waves goodbye to 2012
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# New Year's Day

GALLERY: The world waves goodbye to 2012

Jan 1st 2013, 5:49 PM 12,425 Views 7 Comments

From picking fruit to scoring points, TheJournal.ie takes a look at what people around the globe got up to yesterday.

A bull, a portaloo and a boat: Our roads in 2012
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# I'm On A Boat

A bull, a portaloo and a boat: Our roads in 2012

Dec 31st 2012, 7:45 AM 5,201 Views 11 Comments

Between animals and inanimate objects, Ireland’s roads had a lot more than cars on them in 2012.

'A logistical, logarithmic progression' : The year in 46 quotes
# Review 2012
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# Review 2012

'A logistical, logarithmic progression' : The year in 46 quotes

Dec 30th 2012, 7:00 PM 6,730 Views 6 Comments

“It’s clear that people are pissed off with us as a government” and 45 other quotes that tell the story of 2012.

The 10 most popular comments on TheJournal.ie in 2012
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The 10 most popular comments on TheJournal.ie in 2012

Dec 30th 2012, 6:00 PM 21,221 Views 42 Comments

From Sean Quinn to Ryanair to gangland shootings, these are the comments which received the most thumbs up from readers this year.

I wish I was there: Jessica Ennis' hurdle victory at London 2012
# 2012 Highlights
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# 2012 Highlights

I wish I was there: Jessica Ennis' hurdle victory at London 2012

Dec 30th 2012, 3:00 PM 1,199 Views 0 Comments

This was more than just a heptathlon event, it was the moment pressure would either crush or create an Olympic icon.

Sitdown Sunday: The 20 deadliest reads of 2012
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Sitdown Sunday: The 20 deadliest reads of 2012

Dec 30th 2012, 11:00 AM 14,449 Views 0 Comments

It’s been a year of great writing. Here’s the very best from around the web.

Camouflage cars and denim jackets? It's the sporting year in 5 objects
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# Inanimate Carbon Rod

Camouflage cars and denim jackets? It's the sporting year in 5 objects

Dec 30th 2012, 9:06 AM 8,780 Views 5 Comments

Suits you sir. Suits you.

Snap: The top 10 Instagram locations in 2012
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Snap: The top 10 Instagram locations in 2012

Dec 30th 2012, 8:45 AM 11,898 Views 5 Comments

All is not as it seems, however.

Poll: Do you keep your New Year's resolutions?
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# Your Say

Poll: Do you keep your New Year's resolutions?

Dec 29th 2012, 12:21 PM 5,010 Views 25 Comments

There’s just 60 hours to go in 2012 so we want to know about your New Year’s resolutions.

It was a very good year: Here are 32 of 2012's sporting winners
# Legends
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# Legends

It was a very good year: Here are 32 of 2012's sporting winners

Dec 29th 2012, 10:47 AM 13,191 Views 11 Comments

Featuring Katie Taylor, Rob Kearney and much much more.

Over 1,100 delays/collisions on Irish roads in 2012 - AA Roadwatch
# Slow Down
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# Slow Down

Over 1,100 delays/collisions on Irish roads in 2012 - AA Roadwatch

Dec 29th 2012, 9:48 AM 4,563 Views 16 Comments

At 374 incidents, Dublin experienced nearly four times as many delays as anywhere else.

Swings and Ryder bouts: Golfing review of 2012
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# Game On

Swings and Ryder bouts: Golfing review of 2012

Dec 28th 2012, 6:05 PM 607 Views 0 Comments

Gareme McDowell came close, Rory McIlroy won a major by eight strokes again and Team Europe rallied from face-down on the canvas.

The 10 most-read Wikipedia entries of 2012
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The 10 most-read Wikipedia entries of 2012

Dec 28th 2012, 6:00 PM 22,065 Views 9 Comments

A social media site was the topic most people wanted to look up. But which one was it?

Why the long face? Take a look back at the year in horse racing...
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# Gee Gees

Why the long face? Take a look back at the year in horse racing...

Dec 28th 2012, 8:06 AM 495 Views 0 Comments

It was all about Frankel while the racing world also said farewell to another all-time great.

Don't miss: Tomorrow's the last full moon of 2012
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# Look Up

Don't miss: Tomorrow's the last full moon of 2012

Dec 27th 2012, 5:20 PM 5,739 Views 7 Comments

It’s called an oak moon, don’t you know.

Open thread: Has 2012 been the best year ever for Irish sport?
# Have Your Say
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# Have Your Say

Open thread: Has 2012 been the best year ever for Irish sport?

Dec 26th 2012, 8:30 PM 7,360 Views 55 Comments

Rory McIlroy, Team Ireland and Leinster all had fantastic years.

Here are our top 10 most shared articles on Facebook in 2012
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Here are our top 10 most shared articles on Facebook in 2012

Dec 26th 2012, 7:15 PM 15,068 Views 1 Comment

From Savita Halappanavar to puppies rescued from a Dublin car, these were the most shared TheJournal.ie articles on Facebook this year.

Here are our top 10 most tweeted articles in 2012
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Here are our top 10 most tweeted articles in 2012

Dec 26th 2012, 7:00 PM 7,730 Views 3 Comments

From Maeve Binchy to the fatal Swedish House Mafia concert, these are TheJournal.ie stories which were shared the most on Twitter this year.

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