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A blossoming market will see Dublin city centre getting a new €34m hotel
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A blossoming market will see Dublin city centre getting a new €34m hotel

May 26th 2016, 8:36 AM 35,446 Views 14 Comments

The Dalata Hotel group is continuing to splash the cash.

Lifeguard awarded €27,500 after being sacked for walking out of aqua aerobics class
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Lifeguard awarded €27,500 after being sacked for walking out of aqua aerobics class

Aug 4th 2015, 6:05 AM 46,616 Views 24 Comments

Confusion about lifeguard to swimmer ratio led to the dismissal.

Take 4: Homes for every budget around Ireland
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Take 4: Homes for every budget around Ireland

Mar 12th 2015, 2:15 PM 3,590 Views 1 Comment

Here is our pick of properties from €250,000… up to €1 million.

Hotel sales could hit €1bn by the end of this year
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Hotel sales could hit €1bn by the end of this year

Oct 16th 2014, 7:00 AM 5,979 Views 2 Comments

That’s according to Savills, based on current sales.

The burning question*: Should you read in bed when your partner doesn't?
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# Dilemma

The burning question*: Should you read in bed when your partner doesn't?

Apr 22nd 2013, 4:00 PM 14,952 Views 37 Comments

It’s Monday, so let TheJournal.ie distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)

Check out this life-size Mousetrap game
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Check out this life-size Mousetrap game

Oct 7th 2012, 6:00 PM 8,424 Views 2 Comments

Gigantic fun and games at New York engineering and inventor festival.

In pics: The biggest shopping centre on the planet
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# Shop Till You Drop

In pics: The biggest shopping centre on the planet

Sep 23rd 2012, 6:30 PM 27,487 Views 50 Comments

Let’s go inside Dubai Mall, which has over 600 shops, a 22-screen cinema, a replica of London’s Regent Square and ice skating rink.

Double take? 26 celebrities and their waxworks
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# Spot The Difference

Double take? 26 celebrities and their waxworks

Jun 17th 2012, 10:30 AM 6,656 Views 9 Comments

Madame Tussaud’s London museum has long record of getting public figures to stand beside their wax figurines… but with varying results.

Let's hear it for the girls: Dublin mini marathon in pics
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Let's hear it for the girls: Dublin mini marathon in pics

Jun 4th 2012, 9:15 AM 8,848 Views 18 Comments

The women’s mini-marathon has taken over Dublin streets once a year since 1983 – and here’s the photographic proof…

Over 75,000 disposable BBQs will be used in 2012
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Over 75,000 disposable BBQs will be used in 2012

Jun 1st 2012, 7:30 AM 2,401 Views 10 Comments

Repak wants consumers to think of the ‘forgotten recyclables’ from barbecue season over the June bank holiday.

Teachers Dancing Behind Students Video of the Day
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# Scarlet

Teachers Dancing Behind Students Video of the Day

May 16th 2012, 11:09 AM 5,177 Views 13 Comments

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VIDEO: A Capella Star Wars Theme Tune of the Day...
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# Star Wars

VIDEO: A Capella Star Wars Theme Tune of the Day...

May 8th 2012, 12:00 PM 1,810 Views 8 Comments

Over 300 hours of recording time results in one man’s ode to Star Wars.

Mini Jockey and Trainer Pic of the Day
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# Pic Of The Day

Mini Jockey and Trainer Pic of the Day

Apr 24th 2012, 5:01 PM 5,214 Views 11 Comments

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The hidden gems of Dublin architecture
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The hidden gems of Dublin architecture

Apr 22nd 2012, 6:30 PM 34,717 Views 34 Comments

Photographer and architecture graduate Lisa Cassidy spots the “beautiful, interesting, important or strange” in Dublin’s buildings and public spaces.

Most people recommend Dublin for visit - but only a third feel safe there at night
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Most people recommend Dublin for visit - but only a third feel safe there at night

Apr 19th 2012, 6:30 AM 10,006 Views 37 Comments

Findings from Your Dublin, Your Voice survey shows the capital is considered a very vibrant place – but the public have some interesting suggestions to make it even better…

The burning question*: Do you prefer to buy CDs or (legal) downloads?
# Work Can Wait
# Work Can Wait

The burning question*: Do you prefer to buy CDs or (legal) downloads?

Mar 26th 2012, 12:00 PM 3,459 Views 41 Comments

This and every Monday, let TheJournal.ie distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)

The burning question*: Bottled water or tap?
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# Work Can Wait

The burning question*: Bottled water or tap?

Mar 12th 2012, 12:35 PM 5,601 Views 44 Comments

This and every Monday, let TheJournal.ie distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)

12 crazy activities these CEOs do in their spare time
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# Time Out

12 crazy activities these CEOs do in their spare time

Feb 25th 2012, 8:10 AM 6,423 Views 1 Comment

Elephant-hunting? Jousting? Ukelele-twiddling? Maybe the stress is getting to them…

Slideshow: The world's 12 best places to live and work
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Slideshow: The world's 12 best places to live and work

Jan 2nd 2012, 5:55 PM 12,353 Views 13 Comments

Is your life out of balance? How about moving to one of these countries…

WATCH: Three-trailer Thursday
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# Sneak Peek

WATCH: Three-trailer Thursday

Sep 22nd 2011, 7:30 PM 232 Views 0 Comments

Cinema trip this weekend? TheJournal.ie brings you snippets from three new releases to help you decide where to put your money…

WIN: Tickets to ABSOLUT Fringe shows tonight
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# Fringe

WIN: Tickets to ABSOLUT Fringe shows tonight

Sep 16th 2011, 12:05 PM 226 Views 0 Comments

Win a pair of tickets to a hot Fringe show – and then tell us what you think of it for our readers’ review series.

WIN: Night in 4-star hotel and ABSOLUT Fringe tickets ... tonight
# Fringe
# Fringe

WIN: Night in 4-star hotel and ABSOLUT Fringe tickets ... tonight

Sep 16th 2011, 8:51 AM 404 Views 1 Comment

Fancy a night on the town in Dublin tonight courtesy of ABSOLUT Fringe and Brooks Hotel? Read on…

Nutshell review: Our Father
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# Fringe

Nutshell review: Our Father

Sep 16th 2011, 7:30 AM 179 Views 0 Comments

Every day, TheJournal.ie brings you reader-generated reviews of the hottest tickets at the ABSOLUT Fringe Festival 2011.

WATCH: Three-Trailer Thursday
# Sneak Peek
# Sneak Peek

WATCH: Three-Trailer Thursday

Sep 15th 2011, 2:06 PM 384 Views 0 Comments

Cinema trip this weekend? TheJournal.ie brings you snippets from three new releases to help you decide where to put your money…

Watch it: Friday at the movies
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# Work Can Wait

Watch it: Friday at the movies

Sep 9th 2011, 1:10 PM 659 Views 3 Comments

This week, TheJournal.ie presents Badly Drawn Roy, an award-winning short film about a cartoon boy trying to survive in a live action family, for your viewing pleasure.

Karaoke kings and queens called to Kerry
# On Song
# On Song

Karaoke kings and queens called to Kerry

Sep 8th 2011, 3:27 PM 1,017 Views 3 Comments

What do you mean you didn’t know the World Karaoke Championships are at the INEC from tonight? Where the Tina Turner have been?

WATCH: Three-trailer Thursday
# Sneak Peek
# Sneak Peek

WATCH: Three-trailer Thursday

Sep 8th 2011, 1:00 PM 415 Views 1 Comment

Cinema trip this weekend? TheJournal.ie brings you snippets from three new releases to help you decide where to put your money…

Watch it: Friday at the movies
# Short Film
# Short Film

Watch it: Friday at the movies

Sep 2nd 2011, 1:03 PM 815 Views 3 Comments

This week, TheJournal.ie presents Granny O’Grimm’s Sleeping Beauty, a hilarious Irish short animation, for your viewing pleasure.

WATCH: Three-trailer Thursday
# Sneak Peek
# Sneak Peek

WATCH: Three-trailer Thursday

Sep 1st 2011, 12:57 PM 823 Views 3 Comments

Cinema trip this weekend? TheJournal.ie brings you snippets from three new releases to help you decide where to put your money…

Watch it: Friday at the movies
# Short Film
# Short Film

Watch it: Friday at the movies

Aug 26th 2011, 12:56 PM 862 Views 6 Comments

This week, TheJournal.ie presents Teeth, an award-winning short film about onemanupship and dentures, for your viewing pleasure.

WATCH: Three-trailer Thursday
# Sneak Peek
# Sneak Peek

WATCH: Three-trailer Thursday

Aug 25th 2011, 1:17 PM 233 Views 5 Comments

Cinema trip this weekend? TheJournal.ie brings you snippets from three new releases to help you decide where to put your money…

Watch it: Friday at the movies
# Short Film
# Short Film

Watch it: Friday at the movies

Aug 19th 2011, 1:00 PM 863 Views 2 Comments

This week, TheJournal.ie presents The Wonderful Story of Kelvin Kind, a funny and touching Irish short film, for your viewing pleasure.

Watch it: Friday at the movies
# Short Film
# Short Film

Watch it: Friday at the movies

Aug 12th 2011, 4:00 PM 753 Views 4 Comments

This week, TheJournal.ie presents New Boy, an Oscar-nominated short based on a Roddy Doyle story, for your viewing pleasure.

In pictures: The horsey set at the RDS
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# Hay Day

In pictures: The horsey set at the RDS

Aug 3rd 2011, 9:00 PM 1,619 Views 1 Comment

It’s the Fáilte Ireland Dublin Horse Show time of year again. Here’s what the four-legged and two-legged got up to today…

The best fake Twitter accounts
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# Fake Twitter

The best fake Twitter accounts

Jul 31st 2011, 6:48 PM 1,298 Views 2 Comments

It may not be big or clever, but is certainly is funny – we pick some of the best fake Twitter accounts.

Caption comp: Tee-shock Enda takes a swing at Rory glory
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# In Photos

Caption comp: Tee-shock Enda takes a swing at Rory glory

Jul 28th 2011, 7:50 AM 994 Views 19 Comments

What could the Taoiseach and the US Open champion be saying to each other? You tell us….

Girl gets €18k for funfair accident
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Girl gets €18k for funfair accident

Jul 27th 2011, 9:33 AM 732 Views 2 Comments

Girl’s foot trapped as ride moves off without warning as she tried to alight.

Caption comp: Which way next for the Oireachtas?
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# Bush Walk

Caption comp: Which way next for the Oireachtas?

Jul 7th 2011, 2:01 PM 511 Views 9 Comments

Tell us what you think the hillwalking troika of Caoimhghín Ó Caoláin, Jimmy Deenihan and Eric Byrne could be talking about…

Man falls from cliffs at Howth
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Man falls from cliffs at Howth

May 9th 2011, 10:25 AM 1,678 Views 0 Comments

Walker suffers head, leg and spinal injuries after falling during hike.

Bored of board games? Try your hand at these…
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# Christmas

Bored of board games? Try your hand at these…

Dec 24th 2010, 1:30 PM 778 Views 0 Comments

Monopoly is clearly too close the bone for most of us to play this Christmas. Never fear, Vanilla Ice is here – and he wants you to score ‘rap’ points, dude.