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28 March 2018 07:26 Poll: Should a deposit be charged on single use bottles and cans?

Similar schemes are already in place in Germany, Sweden and Denmark. THE UK GOVERNMENT has plans to introduce a deposit return scheme on single use drinks containers in an effort to tackle plastic waste. Under the scheme, consumers would pay an upfront deposit on items such as plastic and glass bottles and aluminium cans, which would be returned to them when they return 4

06 March 2018 22:30 Trump claims EU has made it 'almost impossible' for US firms to trade

Meanwhile, the US is “subsidising” Europe militarily, he said. US PRESIDENT DONALD Trump has lashed out at European Union trade rules, saying the bloc has made life near “impossible” for US firms and threatened to ramp up tariffs on imports into the US. “The European Union has been particularly tough on the United States,” Trump said as he hosted Swedish 9

22 February 2018 22:09 Arsenal fall to humiliating home defeat but progress in Europa League

ARSENAL SURVIVED A huge scare to keep their Europa League campaign alive, progressing to the last 16 with a 4-2 aggregate win over Ostersunds despite a 2-1 loss at home. The Gunners cruised to a 3-0 win in the first leg in Sweden last week but found themselves 2-0 down at half-time of the return fixture at the Emirates Stadium. A strike from Sead Kolasinac 15

18 February 2018 17:00 Ireland's Craig Breen claims runner-up spot in Rally Sweden

The Slieverue native was greeted by his mother at the finish line after a career-best this afternoon. CRAIG BREEN HAS produced the best-ever result by a driver from the Republic of Ireland on a WRC (World Rally Championship) event — finishing second overall at Rally Sweden. Along with co-driver Scott Martin, the Citroen C3 man went into the final three 13

14 February 2018 01:05 Ireland hope to repeat last year’s nations cup success in Florida

Ireland has two show jumping teams in action this weekend for the first of this year’s nations cup fixtures. Michael Blake takes charge of affairs for the five-star meeting in Ocala, Florida, while Taylor Vard will be overseeing matters at Abu Dhabi’s five-star contest in the UAE. Both events are qualifiers in this year’s Longines FEI Nations Cup championship 16

13 February 2018 10:09 Uzbek asylum seeker pleads guilty to terrorism over Stockholm truck attack that killed five people

Rakhmat Akilov appeared in the Stockholm courtroom this morning. AN UZBEK ASYLUM seeker who confessed to wanting to mow down “infidels” in an April 2017 Stockholm truck attack that killed five people pleaded guilty to terrorism charges today as his trial opened. Rakhmat Akilov appeared in the Stockholm courtroom, handcuffed amid tight security, wearing 10

30 January 2018 00:00 Irish patients ‘wait longer for treatment’ than rest of Europe

Irish patients have to wait longer for hospital treatment than those in any other European country, a report shows. Ease of access to healthcare in Ireland is the worst of 35 countries surveyed. Even vastly poorer nations such as Macedonia and Serbia provide much faster treatment, according to the 2017 Euro Health Consumer Index. Ireland has fallen to 24th place 18

16 January 2018 18:09 In full: Here’s where our ministers are going for St Patrick’s Day

A TOTAL 35 countries will be visited as part of the St Patrick’s Day celebrations this year. Today, Cabinet approved where each Minister and Minister of State will be travelling this March. The Ceann Comhairle, the Attorney General and the Cathaoirleach of the Seanad will also travel abroad as part of the ‘Promote Ireland’ programme. It has been confirmed 14

13 November 2017 21:42 Humiliation for Italy as they fail to reach World Cup for first time since 1958

Sweden emerged victorious in Milan, thanks to a 1-0 aggregate victory. ITALY MISSED OUT on World Cup qualification for the first time since 1958 in tonight’s play-off at the San Siro. Trailing Sweden 1-0 from the first leg in Stockholm, they couldn’t break their opponents down as this evening’s match ended 0-0, meaning the visitors earned an aggregate 17

19 October 2017 10:51 Computer reseller Misco collapses into administration, sparking 300 job losses

While the UK business has ceased trading, the move will not impact Misco Europe. While Misco UK has ceased trading, the move will not impact Misco Europe, which continues to operate across Italy, Spain, the Netherlands and Sweden. Geoff Rowley, joint administrator at FRP Advisory, said: “Misco UK had made great progress since the change of ownership 5