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A Criminal Assets Bureau (CAB) investigation into an up-and-coming west Dublin crime gang, suspected of laundering cash netted from drug dealing, has been extended outside the State, the Herald can…
06.19 / 22:08
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A father and daughter escaped death when they were mown down by a 4x4 vehicle on a narrow country…
06.19 / 22:08
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Armed gardai have saved the life of top Kinahan cartel target Patsy Hutch by arresting two men and seizing a loaded gun in the area near his north inner city…
06.19 / 22:08
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A leading homeless charity has hit out at the treatment of rough sleepers after a video emerged of a garda squad car beeping its horn to move them on from a Dublin…
06.19 / 22:08
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Ravenous foodies set a new record for the amount of money spent at Taste of Dublin this…
06.19 / 22:08
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Controversial plans for more than 1,000 new homes on the edge of Newton Abbot have been submitted to Teignbridge Council. The planning application, which has not yet been validated by the council, would see 1,275 houses built on green space in the Wolborough Barton area of Newton Abbot.In addition to the homes planned, the application includes outline plans for a new primary school, up to 3,500 sq. m of employment floorspace, two care homes, community facilities, a local centre, open…
06.19 / 22:02
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Work on recharging the beach in Dawlish Warren as part of a £14million engineering project is a step closer to completion. The scheme is aimed at reducing the risk of flooding to over 2,900 properties around the River Exe and is predicted to bring economic benefits of £158milllion. It involves increasing sand levels at the beach to protect defences through sand replenishment, replacing and refurbishing timber groynes and putting what looks like a giant sandbag into the…
06.19 / 22:02
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East Devon District Council has approved allocating funding towards improving facilities for fishermen operating from Axmouth Harbour. The council's cabinet committee last week approved contributing £17,000 towards the project towards the viability of the operation and to ensure continued income to the council for fishing at Axmouth. The £17,000 is dependent on a successful bid for £70,000 funding from European Maritime and Fisheries Fund and a further £8,000 from…
06.19 / 22:02
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The Conservative’s general election manifesto includes the plan to end the triple-lock on the annual increases in state pensions from 2020. This news comes as no great surprise as the proposal has been mooted for some time. But with both Labour and the Liberal Democrats pledging to keep the…
06.19 / 22:10
investortoday.co.uk
There’s a new kid on the block. The Lifetime ISA, or Lisa as it’s commonly known, allows 20 to 39 year olds to invest up to £4,000 a year until they are 50 and, for each £100 invested, the government will add £25.  The catch is that it either…
06.19 / 22:10
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Those forecasting an economic catastrophe in the wake of the Brexit vote in last June’s referendum may have spent much of the past year reflecting on whether they called it right – with retail sales surging, the FTSE-100 hitting a record high and unemployment falling to its lowest rate…
06.19 / 22:10
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Companies are currently mired at their lowest level of risk and volatility preparedness for at least 10 years, a survey shows, just as Britain begins formal exit negotiations with the…
06.19 / 22:08
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It’s not just politicians, business groups, unions and individual taxpayers who lobby government for tax changes. Government agencies and semi-state bodies also have a tilt at the Minister for Finance in the run-up to a…
06.19 / 22:08
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Business tourism is a burgeoning industry, worth €11.5m to the Cork economy in 2016. Pádraig Hoare hears from the Cork Convention Bureau that it can be worth infinitely more in the…
06.19 / 22:08
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Dublin fintech firm Cambrist is changing how foreign exchange is managed, writes Trish…
06.19 / 22:08
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New Taoiseach Leo Varadkar may be inheriting an Ireland that is back in the money, but the investment challenges facing him remain daunting, writes Kyran…
06.19 / 22:08
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Scotland’s greenest distillery is celebrating a triple win as it enjoys a surge in visitor numbers on the back of two national awards just weeks before its third b…
Quality Meat Scotland Chairman Jim McLaren has been awarded an MBE in the Queen’s Birthday Honours List announced today (Saturday June 17th 2…
Trade organisation the Scottish Wholesale Association (SWA) has outlined plans to review and modernise the way it…
£1.2 billion exported in first quarter of 2017. Scotland’s food and drink exports increased by over 11% in the first quarter of this year, compared with the same period in 20…
Callous raiders broke into a vintage ice cream van, which had been lovingly restored by a dad for his…
06.19 / 22:07
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West Yorkshire Police is to fully name all officers appearing before public misconduct hearings after being lobbied by The Yorkshire…
06.19 / 22:07
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West Yorkshire’s former Chief Constable was accused of misusing police resources and making comments of a sexual nature to female staff in the period before he retired from the force, the county’s crime commissioner has…
06.19 / 22:07
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A man has been cleared of sexually touching a drunk girl while he was an ambulance worker for the Brighouse…
06.19 / 22:07
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CHELSEA star Nemanja Matic wants to reunite with Jose Mourinho at Manchester United, according to…
06.19 / 22:16
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NEW U.S. Open champion Brooks Koepka handed the European Tour a huge compliment singling out the experience of victories in Spain, Italy, Scotland and Turkey as instrumental in leading to success at Erin…
06.19 / 22:15
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NEW US Open champion Brooks Koepka has put his success at Erin Hills down to the launchpad of playing and winning on the European…
06.19 / 22:15
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TOMMY FLEETWOOD has conceded he needed to produce a world-class display to have any chance of beating Brooks…
06.19 / 22:15
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BROOKS KOEPKA has revealed he was given a lot of advice on the eve of his US Open…
06.19 / 22:15
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Season ticket sales have now passed the 900 mark as excitement builds ahead of the new season. Jason Jones purchased…
06.19 / 22:11
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Season tickets are now on general sale for all areas of the ground (excluding Executive Seating), tickets are available online…
06.19 / 22:11
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Everton are again being linked with a move for Inter Milan midfielder Ever…
06.19 / 22:11
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This is a peanut worm. It is an animal. Not a penis. But it looks like a…
06.19 / 22:11
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Space Odyssey is described as a scientifically-accurate way to experience galactic exploration and colonisation with a real footing in biology, chemistry, geo-science, and…
06.19 / 22:11
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Four people are missing and nearly a dozen homes were flooded after a rare tsunami struck the west coast of Greenland on…
06.19 / 22:11
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Get this tiny projector for roughly the same price as a much larger…
06.19 / 22:11
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It’s been a long road - after all, at one point Discovery was meant to begin in January of this y…
06.19 / 22:11
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Microsoft has announced that global not-for-profit news cooperative The Associated Press (AP) will trial Microsoft Power BI to expand the way it shares data with its member news organisations and customers. The pilot program will enable local and regional news outlets to more easily uncover and report the data-driven local stories most interesting to their audiences. “Today, when news is frequently accompanied by massive quantities of data, reporting means making sense of all that d…
06.19 / 22:10
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More than half of companies (54%) struggle to align innovation and business strategy, and are making potentially risky ‘blind bets’ on innovation, according to new PwC research. The PwC Innovation Benchmark surveyed more than 1,200 global executives and business leaders found that strategy, not size of investment, is the greatest determining factor in the success of an innovation initiative. “It’s critical for executives and business leaders to meet innovation challenges head on…
06.19 / 22:10
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Heroes are inherently exciting; it’s why we build stories around them. Contrary to Hollywood convention, Business Reporter’s resident U.S. ‘blogger Keil Hubert argues that heroic actions don’t require heroic characteristics. Not in movies, not on the battlefield, and not even... Read more The post Saving Private Ryan’s Spreadsheets appeared first on Business Rep…
06.19 / 22:08
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ROBIN WILLIAMS’ Jumanji 2 tribute has been revealed by Jack Black. Potential spoilers a…
06.19 / 22:15
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X-MEN: Dark Phoenix follows Logan and X-Men Apocalypse, but where does it fit into the X-Men timeline? Plus here’s the first set p…
06.19 / 22:15
express.co.uk
STAR WARS Episode 9 director Colin Trevorrow has revealed that The Last Jedi director Rian Johnson shot an extra scene for…
06.19 / 22:15
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STAR WARS 8 The Last Jedi has seen the first look at Supreme Leader Snoke leaked, but does it prove he was once a…
06.19 / 22:15
express.co.uk
JAMES BOND producers and Daniel Craig have been very quiet since the release of Spectre, but does a recent Facebook change suggest a 007 announcement is…
06.19 / 22:15
express.co.uk
Yves Saint Laurent, French luxury group Kering's second-biggest brand, expects to nearly double revenue in three to five years while boosting profits, adding to its recent strong growth, the company said on…
06.19 / 22:15
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How does one dress the decision makers of today, and tomorrow? It’s a question Milan designers have been tussling with all weekend, and one of the most novel approaches came from Silvia F…
06.19 / 22:15
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Announced last October, the fashion collaboration between Zayn Malik and Donatella Versace -- the Zayn x Versus collection -- arrives in stores and online Monday, June…
06.19 / 22:15
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Though the Earth loses forests at an alarming rate, the EU has yet to take decisive action against the most severe causes of deforestation. The EU must now act swiftly to ensure its consumption no longer drives forest destruction, writes SÉBASTIEN …
06.19 / 22:08
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Transport for the North (TfN) has set out how it will develop both a major road network for the region and an integrated rail plan that includes Northern Powerhouse…
06.19 / 14:03
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Highways England has revealed the companies that have won a place on a South West contract framework worth up to £290m, the last of three asset delivery contracts to be awarded in the …
06.19 / 13:15
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A mountain of rubbish has left a Lincoln garden in a "state".Bags of waste have been left in the front garden of a student house in Carholme Road.Four bins in the garden are surrounded by empty boxes, a toaster and a kettle.Even a skeleton decoration from Halloween has been dumped outside.Read more: Students join fight against Lincoln NHS centre closureThe house is owned by Lighthouse Property Services which provides student accommodation in the city.A member of staff confirmed…
06.19 / 13:04
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Beacon, the UK’s leading purchasing company, is encouraging hospitality operators to rethink their breakfast menus, following new research highlighting a shift in consumer behaviour in the out of home breakfast market. Working with one of its leading suppliers, Kellogg’s, Beacon has shared its insight and advice on the UK breakfast market and the opportunities for growth, with stats revealing that average consumer spend at breakfast has seen a 31% increase since 2015 …
06.19 / 12:11
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Bedford Lodge Hotel and Spa has launched its new á la carte dessert menu, which “turns retro classic desserts into modern masterpieces.” The new menu uses innovative cooking methods to “inject humour and intrigue” into the dishes offered. Head pastry chef, Lee O’Neill, has incorporated cockney rhyming slang and his study of braille onto the … The post Bedford Lodge Hotel uses Cockney slang and braille in new dessert menu appeared first on Hotel Owner…
06.19 / 10:44
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Diesel drivers across Croydon and the rest of London are being urged to leave their vehicles at home this week.Clean air experts say that the recent hot weather, with low winds and no rain, is causing air pollution to gather over the capital.Levels of ozone and particulates - the tiny particles in fumes - are rising due to the long period of stable high pressure and warm weather, which is expected to last for the rest of the week.Both ozone and particulates are particularly harmful to…
06.19 / 10:37
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Hotel supplier Hoist Group has announced the acquisition of Paragon Systems, a Irish software integrator provider to the hospitality industry. Hoist hope that the new acquisition will “strengthen its product range and widen its offering.” Paragon manages software solutions such as HotSoft Property Management Systems (PMS) and Point of Sale solutions (POS). HotSoft has since … The post Hoist Group announces the acquisition of Paragon Systems appeared first on Hotel Own…
06.19 / 09:38
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A TOUR will take place this week in the City Cemetery which will tell the story of Belfast’s shared history. The tour is part of the   Upper Springfield Development Trust’s Arts Programme, which is holding a mini City Cemetery tour and an Every Body Tells A Tale public art showcase on Wednesday June 21, starting at [……
06.19 / 22:09
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Police are appealing for information after fuel was stolen from a number of vehicles in…
06.19 / 22:07
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British couples are shaking off age-old wedding traditions in favour of more modern and personal practices, according to new…
06.19 / 22:07
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A ‘Great Get Together’ was held in Hucknall to mark the first anniversary of MP Jo Cox’s murder, last…
06.19 / 22:07
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Birthday celebrations hit the heights when airline customers were presented with specially created…
06.19 / 22:07
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Much of the country has been enjoying hot weather and sunshine over the last few…
06.19 / 22:07
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British couples are shaking off age-old wedding traditions in favour of more modern and personal practices, according to new…
A ‘Great Get Together’ was held in Hucknall to mark the first anniversary of MP Jo Cox’s murder, last…