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'I'm focused on my job as leader of the country': Kenny refuses to say when he's stepping aside
# Under Pressure
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# Under Pressure

'I'm focused on my job as leader of the country': Kenny refuses to say when he's stepping aside

Feb 16th 2017, 8:28 PM 14,185 Views 91 Comments

The Taoiseach has been told he’ll face a motion of no confidence if he doesn’t outline a timeline for his departure.

The Pope, the Queen and Angela Merkel - Putin likes to leave world leaders waiting
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# Tick Tock

The Pope, the Queen and Angela Merkel - Putin likes to leave world leaders waiting

Jan 7th 2017, 9:00 PM 30,971 Views 54 Comments

He was famously hours later for a meeting with the German chancellor in 2014.

Calls for daylight saving time to be scrapped as clocks set to be turned back this weekend
# Tick Tock
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# Tick Tock

Calls for daylight saving time to be scrapped as clocks set to be turned back this weekend

Oct 25th 2016, 10:08 PM 45,750 Views 108 Comments

What do you think?

Mourinho says he needs more time to understand his Man United players
# Tick Tock
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# Tick Tock

Mourinho says he needs more time to understand his Man United players

Oct 1st 2016, 11:45 AM 5,752 Views 15 Comments

There are “always surprises behind the door” during your first months at a new club, according to Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho.

Someone in Cork has two days to claim a €381,863 lotto prize
# Deadline
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# Deadline

Someone in Cork has two days to claim a €381,863 lotto prize

Aug 2nd 2016, 6:52 PM 15,781 Views 9 Comments

If you’re not using it, can we have it?

Buy a EuroMillions ticket recently? Time running out for winner of unclaimed €190,000 prize
# Galway
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# Galway

Buy a EuroMillions ticket recently? Time running out for winner of unclaimed €190,000 prize

Jul 15th 2016, 9:20 PM 33,860 Views 10 Comments

The deadline for the winner is 5.30pm on Thursday 28 July.

Barr wishes he was 'in same shape' as last year with injury making it a race against time for Rio
# Tick Tock
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# Tick Tock

Barr wishes he was 'in same shape' as last year with injury making it a race against time for Rio

Jul 12th 2016, 6:00 AM 2,641 Views 0 Comments

The hard work begins now for the 400m hurdler.

An unprecedented challenge or an unprecedented opportunity? How long will it last?
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# Tick Tock

An unprecedented challenge or an unprecedented opportunity? How long will it last?

May 7th 2016, 9:30 PM 19,446 Views 152 Comments

After 70 days we finally have a government – but who will pull the plug first?

Ireland's leading track hopeful Mark English faces a race against time to be fit for Rio
# Tick Tock
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# Tick Tock

Ireland's leading track hopeful Mark English faces a race against time to be fit for Rio

May 4th 2016, 2:47 PM 3,409 Views 3 Comments

The 800m runner is still wearing a protective boot as he makes his comeback from an ankle injury.

Ever dreamt of owning a Dáil clock that plays 'God Save The Queen'?
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# Tick Tock

Ever dreamt of owning a Dáil clock that plays 'God Save The Queen'?

Oct 5th 2015, 11:20 AM 11,450 Views 36 Comments

Probably not, we’re guessing…

Hold onto your hats: there's to be ANOTHER European summit this coming Sunday to discuss Greece
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# Tick Tock

Hold onto your hats: there's to be ANOTHER European summit this coming Sunday to discuss Greece

Jul 7th 2015, 10:30 PM 36,600 Views 214 Comments

But according to European Commission chief Jean-Claude Juncker, Greece has until 8.30am on Friday at the latest to submit its final proposals.

After more than 4 hours and 2 days, the Isner v Cilic mini-marathon is finally over
# Tick Tock
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# Tick Tock

After more than 4 hours and 2 days, the Isner v Cilic mini-marathon is finally over

Jul 4th 2015, 3:21 PM 3,981 Views 3 Comments

Cilic booked his place in the last 16 with a 7-6 6-7 6-4 6-7- 12-10 win.

This year will be one second longer than normal
# Seconds To Spare
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# Seconds To Spare

This year will be one second longer than normal

Jun 20th 2015, 9:15 AM 11,621 Views 16 Comments

Seriously. It’s called a leap second.

The dramatic rise and fall of Sepp Blatter
# Tick Tock
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# Tick Tock

The dramatic rise and fall of Sepp Blatter

Jun 4th 2015, 6:20 AM 4,829 Views 2 Comments

We look back at one of the most intriguing weeks in world football.

Open thread: What advice would you give Junior and Leaving Cert students today?
# Exam Memories
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# Exam Memories

Open thread: What advice would you give Junior and Leaving Cert students today?

Jun 3rd 2015, 6:10 AM 8,539 Views 29 Comments

You’ve got this.

Australia tells Johnny Depp's dogs to "b***er off" or be euthanised
# War On Terrier
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# War On Terrier

Australia tells Johnny Depp's dogs to "b***er off" or be euthanised

May 14th 2015, 8:53 PM 22,413 Views 40 Comments

Depp brought them into the country without declaring them to quarantine officials.

Bank of Ireland customers STILL waiting for payments
# Tick Tock
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# Tick Tock

Bank of Ireland customers STILL waiting for payments

Apr 23rd 2015, 10:49 AM 37,930 Views 71 Comments

The bank had similar problems last summer.

What you need to say to get a MUCH cheaper deal on your health insurance
# Listen To Me
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# Listen To Me

What you need to say to get a MUCH cheaper deal on your health insurance

Apr 23rd 2015, 6:07 AM 24,681 Views 20 Comments

The trick is to make the providers do the work for you…

Exercise of the week – Pendulum swings
# Tick Tock
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# Tick Tock

Exercise of the week – Pendulum swings

Mar 23rd 2015, 9:00 AM 7,810 Views 0 Comments

Time to work off some of that Paddy’s Day excess.

Time's up, Johnny! Sexton caught out by the Top 14 'kicking clock'
# Clock Up
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# Clock Up

Time's up, Johnny! Sexton caught out by the Top 14 'kicking clock'

Feb 23rd 2015, 2:46 PM 12,045 Views 8 Comments

Ireland out-half scored eight points in Racing’s Top 14 draw against Clermont.

76,666: the exact number of people waiting for hospital treatment right now
# Tick Tock
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# Tick Tock

76,666: the exact number of people waiting for hospital treatment right now

Feb 20th 2015, 6:03 PM 8,778 Views 47 Comments

The Health Minister says he’s working on it but the waiting lists have swelled by almost a third since this time last year.

You WON'T be fined for not registering with Irish Water by midnight
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# Tick Tock

You WON'T be fined for not registering with Irish Water by midnight

Feb 2nd 2015, 10:48 PM 53,436 Views 320 Comments

It’s understood another deadline will be put in place so households will be able to avail of the €100 water conservation grant.

How much would you spend on a watch? This one fetched €17 million... a world record
# Big Spender
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# Big Spender

How much would you spend on a watch? This one fetched €17 million... a world record

Nov 11th 2014, 9:13 PM 15,377 Views 42 Comments

The handcrafted timepiece is named after its original owner, a New York banker,who ordered it in 1925.

John Crown: 'It's quite plausible that the HSE would try to minimise the appearance of waiting lists'
# Memo
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# Memo

John Crown: 'It's quite plausible that the HSE would try to minimise the appearance of waiting lists'

Oct 6th 2014, 10:54 PM 12,744 Views 32 Comments

The HSE has denied that staff are being encouraged to manipulate waiting lists.

Mesmerising footage of a watchmaker at work
# Horology
# Horology

Mesmerising footage of a watchmaker at work

Jul 22nd 2014, 5:00 PM 1,662 Views 1 Comment

Someone get John Joe on the phone!

Going to be outside this summer? Get protected against Lyme Disease says the HSE
# The Tick Of It
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# The Tick Of It

Going to be outside this summer? Get protected against Lyme Disease says the HSE

May 20th 2014, 2:30 PM 38,641 Views 75 Comments

The disease is spread by tick bites.

Jobseekers appeals taking over 25 weeks to process
# Waiting Time
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# Waiting Time

Jobseekers appeals taking over 25 weeks to process

Mar 8th 2014, 7:30 AM 10,688 Views 23 Comments

The Social Welfare Appeals Office is currently dealing with 13,444 appeals.

Kim Kallstrom to Arsenal was as exciting as it got on Deadline Day
# Tick-tock
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# Tick-tock

Kim Kallstrom to Arsenal was as exciting as it got on Deadline Day

Jan 31st 2014, 9:28 PM 5,296 Views 3 Comments

Arsene Wenger’s been playing Championship Manager again.

CBS compare statistics of a clock and the Steelers quarterback
# Big Ben
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# Big Ben

CBS compare statistics of a clock and the Steelers quarterback

Sep 29th 2013, 8:36 PM 3,059 Views 6 Comments

Just when you thought Gene Simmons’ hair would be the most embarrassing part of the evening.

Gavin: No need to run the stopwatch on Cluxton’s frees
# Tick-tock
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# Tick-tock

Gavin: No need to run the stopwatch on Cluxton’s frees

Aug 2nd 2013, 8:00 AM 13,057 Views 65 Comments

Stephen Cluxton’s free-taking routine has come under scrutiny but Dublin boss Jim Gavin says the debate misses the bigger picture.

Timeout: The 5 worst timekeeping mistakes in sports
# Confusion Never Stops
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# Confusion Never Stops

Timeout: The 5 worst timekeeping mistakes in sports

Mar 30th 2013, 9:30 PM 2,888 Views 0 Comments

What do the Offaly hurling team and the Stanford marching band have in common? Quite a lot it seems.

Last chance saloon for Henson
# Time's Up
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# Time's Up

Last chance saloon for Henson

Aug 25th 2012, 3:31 PM 1,290 Views 1 Comment

Controversial Welsh star accepts his international career is coming to an end.

Default looms as US politicians fail to reach deal From TheJournal.ie

Default looms as US politicians fail to reach deal

Jul 30th 2011, 10:29 AM 377 Views 7 Comments

Obama calls for common ground as Republicans and Democrats again fail to reach an 11th hour deal on the US debt ceiling.

Ask not for whom the bell tolls, it tolls for the NFL’s Collective Bargaining Agreement. From The42

Ask not for whom the bell tolls, it tolls for the NFL’s Collective Bargaining Agreement.

Mar 3rd 2011, 10:51 AM 245 Views 0 Comments

As the deadline looms on the NFL’s crunch money talks tonight Steven O’Rourke slowly explains what it’s all about.