Water price to pay for inadequate investment and a lack of planning

Water price to pay for inadequate investment and a lack of planning Stock image. The inevitable wake-up call is here. We took quality drinking water for granted. Three months of minimal rainfall since May has inflicted...

‘Carrot and stick’ approach needed on farm emissions

'Carrot and stick' approach needed on farm emissions Currently agriculture comprises one-third of Irish GHG emissions BASING green targets on CAP payments rather than a carbon tax is key to getting the balance between agriculture and...

Strong Tipperary holding guided at €10,000/ac

Strong Tipperary holding guided at €10,000/ac Rossaguile, Tipperary. Last week I crossed the Shannon into Tipperary and drove to Newport where I met auctioneer James Lee. He took me to see a 94ac upland farm at...

Shooting suspect in standoff at Los Angeles supermarket

Shooting suspect in standoff at Los Angeles supermarket Police said it was not clear whether anyone was still inside the store. Police officers use a mirror to see inside a Trader Joe’s store in the Silver...

North Korea economy shrinks at sharpest rate in 20 years as sanctions bite

North Korea economy shrinks at sharpest rate in 20 years as sanctions bite North Korean leader Kim Jong-un speaks to officials as he inspects the construction site of a hydroelectric power plant in North Hamgyong...

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House of Fraser faces legal challenge against store closures Landlords are challenging House of Fraser’s bid to shut more than half its stores. House of Fraser’s boss has described the store closure plan as its last...

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Tech: Ask Adrian - Our tech editor tackles your trickiest technology problems   Sony MDR-1000XTrust Primo Powerbank 10000 I am travelling to Seattle direct from Dublin during the summer. I plan to purchase good quality headphones and...

Darragh McCullough: My thoughts are already turning to next year and a new irrigation...

Darragh McCullough: My thoughts are already turning to next year and a new irrigation system Darragh McCullough on his farm in Stamullen, Co Meath. Photo: Gerry Mooney IT was hard not to be envious of both...

Several injured in attack on bus in Germany – police

Several injured in attack on bus in Germany – police The incident took place in the city of Luebeck. A bus stands on a street in Luebeck, northern Germany, amid reports a man attacked people inside...

Peek inside this very modern take on a converted schoolhouse in Roscommon – for...

Peek inside this very modern take on a converted schoolhouse in Roscommon - for €250k cofsdr In Moone Boy, Chris O’Dowd’s semi-autobiographical sitcom about growing up in the Co Roscommon town of Boyle in the 1980s,...

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