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There is an air of change in the breezes that ruffle the Hong Kong hills and skyline

For the last few weeks there has been a sense of uncertainty in Hong Kong.

News

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Budget is a mixed bag for students

On Tuesday 14 October, the Minister for Finance Michael Noonan and Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform Brendan Howlin revealed the budget for 2015.

Features

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Unexpected results in Dublin South-West/Roscommon-South Leitrim Bye-elections

Michael Fitzmaurice, the ‘Ming’ dynasty candidate, who through a combination of his mentor’s backing and his forceful contributions on the TV and radio debate managed to gain 18.7% of the first preferences in the constituency compared to Connaughton’s 22%.

Entertainment

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Dunphy, Giles awaken inner drunken uncle in ad for Cadburys chocolate (video)

Viewers of the Liverpool-Ludogorets match last night who chose to forego the obligatory half-time cup of tea were treated to the most sensationally awkward ad for Cadbury’s chocolate.

Today’s Highlight

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Career Advice: Targeting Employers and Companies for Jobs

Sometimes when looking through the job pages and websites, there is nothing that appeals to your career ambitions. You know your dream job is out there, but it’s not showing up in the listings. So what do you do?

Campus

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Student nurses to march on HSE headquarters

On Thursday 6 March student nurses and midwives from around the country will take part in a protest march at Dr Steevens hospital in Dublin, headquarters of the HSE.  The protest is primarily related to pay rates for student nurse interns.

Lifestyle

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GTI place live models in Brown Thomas Windows

The GTI Fashion Fiesta held the ‘Live Windows’ display in Brown Thomas on 1 April. The event marked the beginning of the big event, including the catwalk down Shop Street and the Fashion Show lead by leading Irish Designer Laura Jayne Halton.

Sports

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County Final Round-Up

With inter county matters done and dusted for another year, the County Championships take centre stage, as teams vie for bragging rights within their own borders. Here Is John Ivory with a roundup of the recent County Finals from around the Country.

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Budget is a mixed bag for students

On Tuesday 14 October, the Minister for Finance Michael Noonan and Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform Brendan Howlin revealed the budget for 2015. … [Read More...]

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County Final Round-Up

With inter county matters done and dusted for another year, the County Championships take centre stage, as teams vie for bragging rights within their own borders. Here Is John Ivory with a roundup of the recent County Finals from around the Country. … [Read More...]

Fitzmaurice

Unexpected results in Dublin South-West/Roscommon-South Leitrim Bye-elections

Michael Fitzmaurice, the ‘Ming’ dynasty candidate, who through a combination of his mentor’s backing and his forceful contributions on the TV and radio debate managed to gain 18.7% of the first preferences in the constituency compared to Connaughton’s 22%. … [Read More...]

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