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News Ireland Cork: Ireland votes in 'three horse race' to form next government

Published on: Friday 07 February 2020
Ireland votes in 'three horse race' to form next government
News source: https://news.yahoo.com/ireland-votes-three-horse-race-form-next-government-042033496.html

Ireland began voting in a general election on Saturday, with Prime Minister Leo Varadkar hoping to secure a new term on the back of Brexit but voters likely to judge him more on his domestic record. Varadkar's Fine Gael party has been in power since 2016 but polling suggests they are trailing centre-right

News Ireland Cork: Ireland's two-party system shaken by Sinn Fein surge

Published on: Friday 07 February 2020
Ireland's two-party system shaken by Sinn Fein surge
News source: http://www.startribune.com/ireland-s-two-party-system-shaken-by-sinn-fein-surge/567653052/

Ireland's elections are usually two-horse races. But this time there's a third contender, as a party with historic links to the Irish Republican Army soars in the polls.

News Ireland Cork: Micheal Martin: boxer's son sparring to be Ireland's next PM

Published on: Friday 07 February 2020
Micheal Martin: boxer's son sparring to be Ireland's next PM
News source: https://news.yahoo.com/micheal-martin-boxers-son-sparring-irelands-next-pm-055235972.html

Micheal Martin hopes his nine-year effort to rehabilitate Fianna Fail after Ireland's ruinous recession will be enough to return the party to government after Saturday's elections and make him prime minister. "We are running 84 candidates," Martin told AFP on Friday on his final day

News Ireland Cork: Horizon8 Opens European Headquarters in Cork with Plans for up to 50 Jobs

Published on: Friday 06 December 2019
Horizon8 Opens European Headquarters in Cork with Plans for up to 50 Jobs
News source: https://finance.yahoo.com/news/horizon8-opens-european-headquarters-cork-120000196.html

Horizon8, an innovative, technology solutions company today opens its European headquarters in Cork, Ireland. Formerly called HengTian, the Company was created in 2004 as a strategic partnership between Boston based State Street, and Hangzhou based Insigma Technology and Zhejiang University. The new

News Ireland Cork: A local’s guide to Cork, Ireland: top 10 tips

Published on: Sunday 01 December 2019
A local’s guide to Cork, Ireland: top 10 tips
News source: https://www.theguardian.com/travel/2019/dec/02/locals-guide-cork-city-ireland-top-10-tips

The Republic’s second city may be small but it packs a big punch when it comes to the arts, food and having a good time ...

News Ireland Cork: Mining experts to a assess the risk of West Cork sinkhole

Published on: Monday 21 October 2019
Mining experts to a assess the risk of West Cork sinkhole
News source: https://www.irishexaminer.com/breakingnews/ireland/mining-experts-to-a-assess-the-risk-of-west-cork-sinkhole-958875.html

Mining experts have been called in to assess the risk of further collapse around a discussed mine in West Cork after a large deep sinkhole emerged over the weekend. Cork County Council said it appears ...

News Ireland Cork: Cork sinkhole linked to collapse of mine shaft as public warned to avoid the area

Published on: Tuesday 22 October 2019
Cork sinkhole linked to collapse of mine shaft as public warned to avoid the area
News source: https://www.thesun.ie/news/4688016/cork-sinkhole-mine-shaft-avoid-area/

A SINKHOLE in Cork has been linked to the collapse of a mine shaft in the Ceahermeeleboe area of the Allihes. Mining experts are to examine the area to determine the potential risk of further collapses, Cork County Council have said.

News Ireland Cork: Cork has gone from leader to laggard in delivery of biking infrastructure, cyclists say

Published on: Tuesday 22 October 2019
Cork has gone from leader to laggard in delivery of biking infrastructure, cyclists say
News source: https://www.irishexaminer.com/breakingnews/ireland/cork-has-gone-from-leader-to-laggard-in-delivery-of-biking-infrastructure-cyclists-say-958942.html

There are too many cars in Cork and people need attractive alternatives. "Cork once was a leader in Ireland in cycling infrastructure, for instance, in rolling out counterflow cycle lanes. "Now it is ...

News Ireland Cork: Cases of Lyme disease soar in Cork/Kerry region

Published on: Sunday 06 October 2019
Cases of Lyme disease soar in Cork/Kerry region
News source: https://www.irishexaminer.com/breakingnews/ireland/cases-of-lyme-disease-soar-in-corkkerry-region-955382.html

“Extrapolating from the Cork and Kerry data, there are likely to be approximately 2,250 cases per annum in Ireland,’’ he said. However, according to the Health Protection Surveillance Centre, only 100 ...

News Ireland Cork: No-deal Brexit: NI guide dogs face sea trip to enter Republic of Ireland

Published on: Sunday 06 October 2019
No-deal Brexit: NI guide dogs face sea trip to enter Republic of Ireland
News source: https://www.bbc.com/news/uk-northern-ireland-49863444

The ports at Cork and Rosslare are the only approved sea points of entry ... Alliance Party MLA Kellie Armstrong said she had written to the Northern Ireland Office asking for a meeting to discuss the ...

News Ireland Cork: Two due in court charged with €15k fraud of elderly women in Cork

Published on: Sunday 06 October 2019
Two due in court charged with €15k fraud of elderly women in Cork
News source: https://www.irishexaminer.com/breakingnews/ireland/two-due-in-court-charged-with-15k-fraud-of-elderly-women-in-cork-955395.html

Two men in their 20s are due in court today, charged in connection with two alleged fraud incidents in Cork city. On September 3, two men called to a house offering building services which were never ...

News Ireland Cork: Fáilte Ireland rejects concerns around hotel 'oversupply' in Cork City

Published on: Friday 04 October 2019
Fáilte Ireland rejects concerns around hotel 'oversupply' in Cork City
News source: https://www.irishexaminer.com/breakingnews/ireland/failte-ireland-rejects-concerns-around-hotel-oversupply-in-cork-city-955011.html

Fáilte Ireland has downplayed concerns that Cork city is facing an over-saturation of hotels and tourist accommodation. The comments came in response to the submission of a planning application to ...

News Ireland Cork: Cork Folk Festival to celebrate and reflect for 40th anniversary

Published on: Friday 04 October 2019
Cork Folk Festival to celebrate and reflect for 40th anniversary
News source: https://www.independent.ie/regionals/corkman/entertainment/cork-folk-festival-to-celebrate-and-reflect-for-40th-anniversary-38557222.html

Cork Folk Festival is proudly supported by the Cork City Council, The Arts Council, Fáilte Ireland, Cork Institute of Technology and RTÉ Supporting the Arts. For full details on all events visit ...

News Ireland Cork: Cork climate activist Saoi O’Connor says act now or 'we may not have a future'

Published on: Friday 04 October 2019
Cork climate activist Saoi O’Connor says act now or 'we may not have a future'
News source: https://www.irishexaminer.com/breakingnews/ireland/cork-climate-activist-saoi-oconnor-says-act-now-or-we-may-not-have-a-future-955110.html

Saoi started striking for climate action on January 11, outside Cork’s City Hall ... At least they heard us.” Saoi believes that Ireland can — and should — lead the way on climate action. “Island ...

News Ireland Cork: More Events Revealed For Cork Podcast Festival 2019

Published on: Wednesday 24 July 2019
More Events Revealed For Cork Podcast Festival 2019
News source: https://www.broadwayworld.com/ireland/article/More-Events-Revealed-For-Cork-Podcast-Festival-2019-20190725

The Good Room have teamed up with Cork Opera House to present Cork's first Podcast Festival, taking place in various venues across the city, including Cork Opera House, Crawford Art Gallery, Cyprus Avenue, Plugd Records, pubs, book shops and other nooks and crannies, from Friday 11th to Sunday 13th October 2019.

News Ireland Cork: Cork coroner urges automatic reviews of all fatal crash sites

Published on: Thursday 25 July 2019
Cork coroner urges automatic reviews of all fatal crash sites
News source: https://www.irishtimes.com/news/ireland/irish-news/cork-coroner-urges-automatic-reviews-of-all-fatal-crash-sites-1.3967733

He believed local authorities should carry out similar reviews of road infrastructure under their control after hearing a pedestrian crossing in Ballintemple in Cork city was not up to proper safety ...

News Ireland Cork: Travel Ireland’s 'Orient Express' With This Cool Celebrity Chef

Published on: Thursday 25 July 2019
Travel Ireland’s 'Orient Express' With This Cool Celebrity Chef
News source: https://www.forbes.com/sites/catherinesabino/2019/07/25/travel-irelands-orient-express-with-this-cool-celebrity-chef/

Ireland and U.K. chef Clodagh McKenna is curating a gastronomy ... The tour will have a special itinerary with stops in Cork and Galway. McKenna on the Today show earlier this year. (Photo by Nathan ...

News Ireland Cork: Kilkenny 2-27 Cork 3-18: Pat Horgan’s sensational hat-trick cannot save Rebels as Cats advance to All-Ireland hurling semi-final

Published on: Sunday 14 July 2019
Kilkenny 2-27 Cork 3-18: Pat Horgan’s sensational hat-trick cannot save Rebels as Cats advance to All-Ireland hurling semi-final
News source: https://www.thesun.ie/sport/4327934/kilkenny-cork-all-ireland-hurling-pat-horgan/

KILKENNY have a habit of doing this. And so do Cork. Just when you think the Cats are there for the taking — like the 2006 All-Ireland final against Cork or the 2011 decider against Tipperary — they ...