Prohibitive costs stalling widespread retrofitting of homes, energy firm finds
- June 14, 2020, 10:09
Prohibitive costs associated with retrofitting houses and lack of information about the process are major obstacles to widespread uptake of this energ(...)
Pensions reform should be high on everyone’s political agenda
- Personal Finance
- February 4, 2020, 05:32
Pensions have became the unexpected issue of the election. And just for once, it is not the gray vote but the graying vote that has set political part(...)
Can the State afford to roll back on the ‘pensions time bomb’?
- January 25, 2020
It started with Martin Walsh’s Wednesday lunchtime call last week to RTÉ’s Liveline – a day after Leo Varadkar called the election on January 14th – t(...)
Daft.ie owner pays €5.8m dividend after return to profit
- Retail & Services
- December 4, 2019, 17:00
The owners of Daft.ie and DoneDeal, including brothers Eamonn and Brian Fallon, shared a €5.8 million dividend from their online Distilled SCH group o(...)
All set to be pensioned off: But are you really prepared for retirement?
- Personal Finance
- November 26, 2019, 05:30
Some people prepare for retirement better than others. While you may be fortunate enough to have investments maturing or a pension lump sum payment ea(...)
Adults have abdicated climate responsibility, says energy expert
- February 18, 2019, 19:45
Adults are not in control of the global response to climate change, and this has led to widespread protests by young people throughout the world, acco(...)
Irish-language choir stages protest after being cut out of Masses
- Religion & Beliefs
- January 31, 2019, 20:00
A lay Irish-language Mass group sang hymns outside a Catholic diocesan event in Dublin on Thursday evening in protest at what they claim is their excl(...)
Travelling along the M7 motorway on a grey Tuesday, a ferocious gust of a wind blows open a luggage compartment door on the bus as it makes its way to(...)
Does my unhealthy relationship with food mean I’m an addict?
- Food & Drink
- August 24, 2018, 06:01
“My drug of choice is food. I use food for the same reasons an addict uses drugs: to comfort, to soothe, to ease stress.” – Oprah Winfrey When it is(...)
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