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Ireland-based Total Produce PLC, one of Europe's top fresh produce companies, has acquired a 45% stake in Eco Farms, a Temecula, Calif., avocado grower, marketer and distributor.
6 hrs ago | Ars Technica
A federal judge is mulling whether to hold Microsoft in contempt of court for defying orders to give the US government e-mails stored on an overseas server.
8 hrs ago | BreakingNews.ie
The Taoiseach Enda Kenny has said Irish troops serving on a peacekeeping mission in the Golan Heights must not be dragged into the civil war in Syria.
10 hrs ago | Business World
The property market is continuing to gain momentum with the number of transactions for the first six months of the year up by over 39pc on the same period last year.
14 hrs ago | Onward State
Americans have a bit of a reputation for being loud and obnoxious while abroad. But however loud the Penn Staters who partied all weekend got in Ireland paled in comparison to the noise made by certain pregame ceremonies.
Grafton, the Dublin-based builders merchanting and DIY Group which owns Woodies, said it has completed the acquisition of Direct Builders Merchants in the UK.
BACK when Bertie Ahern was Taoiseach, some government officials blessed themselves, had an Air Corps gin and tonic and tried to think about Ireland as they boarded the government jet.
When Conor and Claire Flynn sat down for their wedding reception at Ferrycarrig Hotel in Wexford, Ireland, they probably assumed their wedding party and family would start the celebration with a round of toasts.
A NORTHERN Ireland hearing into the historical institutional abuse of children transported to Australia from the 1920s to 1970s has opened.
The Croke Park Classic in Dublin, Ireland was no exception. From the amazing turnout for the Friday afternoon pep rally in the Temple Bar section of the city to the game, PSU fans were seen all over Dublin.
It found that eight out of ten report that offering flexible working options is a highly effective way of improving staff morale, and nine out of ten say it helps them achieve a better work-life balance.
The company operates through Asset Recovery, Mortgages, Financial Markets, Deposits, and Wealth Management services divisions.
A Facebook connection led me to Taleeb Starkes , a Black writer whose Amazon page praises as being a 'race realist'.
Working as an analyst on RTE's Monday Night Soccer programme, Sunday Independent columnist Sadlier launched a scathing attack on a rump of Dundalk fans who ignored pleas from club officials not to fly the Palestinian flag during the club's Europa Cup defeat to Hajduk Split, after the club had been warned by officials from European soccer's ... (more)
The paper ranked Ireland's top 400 secondary schools based on the percentage of students admitted to university in 2011, 2012 and 2013.
Solicitor John McBurney said it needs to be ascertained how many other similar incidents may have occurred in recent months and years A solicitor who represented one of the RUC families at the Smithwick Tribunal is concerned other potential cases of collusion may have occurred recently.
"He gave a chilling impression of political bankruptcy, rather like a man who has lost a fortune by backing a particular number consistently at the roulette table and continues to stare at that number even though he no longer has a stake to play."
Updated: Tue Sep 02, 2014 05:33 pm
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