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22 February 2018 00:11 Ruddock wary of ‘dangerous animal’ with Biggar heart

With the rehab from his Grade 3 hamstring injury ahead of schedule — he should be available for Leinster’s Champions Cup quarter-final crack at Saracens come April — the 27-year Irish international could spare the time to launch the Tackle Your Feelings app and chew the fat. His backstory is well-known: Dublin-born but Welsh-raised to Irish mum Bernadette 8

22 February 2018 00:00 RaboDirect closure prompts review call

The Central Bank should urge RaboDirect to consider extending its notice period beyond May because of the unprecedented effects its decision to shut a €3bn savings operation will have on its 90,000 Irish customers, consumer and financial experts have warned. The online savings bank set up shop in Ireland almost 13 years ago. It has shocked financial 7

21 February 2018 22:21 The Council of Europe has told the UK to pass laws to protect the Irish language

The issue has been at the centre of the dispute at Stormont. THE COUNCIL OF Europe has recommended that the United Kingdom introduce legislation to protect the Irish language and the rights of Irish speakers. In a new report published today, the organisation also recommend that the UK government attempts to create a “political consensus” to ensure this happens 7

21 February 2018 19:04 Porter to start for Ireland as Furlong and Henderson set to miss out

James Ryan is set to return to Ireland’s second row for the Six Nations clash with Wales. JOE SCHMIDT IS set to hand Andrew Porter his second international start in Ireland’s Six Nations clash with Wales in Dublin on Saturday [KO 2.15pm], as Tadhg Furlong and Iain Henderson could miss out through injury. 22-year-old Porter is set to take over from Furlong 8

21 February 2018 12:21 RaboDirect announces that it is closing down its Irish operations in May

The bank holds over €3 billion in deposits from its Irish customers, who will now have to move their money elsewhere. Some 90,000 customers in Ireland have savings totalling over €3 billion with the online bank, which was established in 2005. A process has begun to inform all customers about what they need to do before 16 May. Rabobank said it wants 12

21 February 2018 07:56 'We're failing children': One in seven kids lost to homelessness, poverty or neglect

Barnardos wants €250 million to be invested in public services to help children in need. ONE IN SEVEN children in Ireland is lost to homelessness, poverty or neglect, according to children’s charity Barnardos. A new campaign, Lost Childhood, highlights the ways in which children can be forgotten about or neglected. Barnardos wants €250 million to be invested 10

21 February 2018 01:41 Katie Taylor vows to unite titles in New York

The Bray woman puts her WBA lightweight title on the line against the Rosario orthodox, the IBF champion, at the Barclays Centre in Brooklyn on the Danny Jacobs-Maciej Sulecki undercard on April 28. “Last year was huge for me but it was only the start and I believe that 2018 will be even bigger, “ said Taylor, who stopped Jasmine Clarkson at the Barclays 13

21 February 2018 00:00 Ireland ranks poorly on EU social justice scale==

Ireland ranks 11th of 15 similar EU countries on a range of social and economic indicators, according to a report released to coincide with World Day of Social Justice. A Measuring Progress report finds that compared to other similar countries, Ireland scores poorly on the UN’s sustainable development goals in areas including the environment, gender 10

20 February 2018 22:15 Low temperature warning issued for Ireland as the mercury is set to dip as low as -3 degrees

A LOW TEMPERATURE warning has been issued for across Ireland as the mercury is set to dip as low as -3 degrees. Met Éireann said that tonight will be dry with long clear spells. A few mist and fog patches are also due to develop. A widespread frost will also develop with temperatures dipping below freezing in many places. Tomorrow, frost and and lingering 14

20 February 2018 20:35 Graham Dwyer objects to the way phone records were used in his murder trial

Dwyer, 45, was sentenced to life in prison for the murder of Elaine O’Hara. GRAHAM DWYER WANTS the High Court to strike down provisions of the law that allowed data from mobile phones to be used by prosecutors as evidence during his trial for the murder of Elaine O’Hara. Dwyer (45) was sentenced to life imprisonment in April 2015 after a jury at the Central 11