Minister appeals to homeowners to rent out rooms to students

Homeowners have been urged to help ease the student accommodation crisis by renting out a room and in turn benefit from a generous tax break.  The Minister for Further and Higher Education Simon Harris has appealed to homeowners to consider renting rooms to students ahead of the start of the new academic year, in what

Amazon gets go-ahead to build two new data centres in north Dublin despite objections

Amazon has secured planning permission for two new data centres in north Dublin despite objections from environmental groups. The groups are worried that the new centres will damage the environment and put further strain on energy supply. The idea has drawn criticism from the environmental groups Gluaiseacht and Not Here Not Anywhere. It’s estimated that between

Short-term accommodation available In Dublin

Accommodation for a short period of time is available from September 15 to December 15. Apartment Ideally located, just a doorstep away from local public transportation, both Dublin Bus, and Dart. The Dart train takes 10 minutes to Dublin, while the bus takes 20 minutes. Accommodation details: One double room either for a single person

India celebrates 76th Independence day

India is celebrating 75 years of its Independence on August 15, Monday. On August 15, 1947, the country became independent from colonial rule by the British. On this day, flags are raised as the national anthem is sung by the people, and cultural parades are performed all around the country. The Prime Minister also hoists

David Attenborough to present Ireland in new BBC series

Legendary documentary Filmmaker David Attenborough is bringing his trademark love of nature to Ireland in a new series for the BBC. The five-part natural history series, titled Wild Isles, aims to emulate what the Planet series did for the wildlife of the world – inspiring people to “safeguard and restore nature for future generations.” The

Inner peace, Inner power-Free Meditation Camp in Lucan

Without knowledge of our Inner self, we can think and act in ways that destroy our inner peace and make our lives- and the lives of those we love – difficult and heartbreaking. The soul awakened to its own essence is peaceful, powerful, and has an inner core of love and wellbeing. The classes on

Hyundai Motor launches first electric sedan Ioniq 6, taking on Tesla

Hyundai Motor unveiled its first electric sedan, Ioniq 6, on July 14. The South Korean automaker is betting the Ioniq 6 will help it grab a bigger share of the electric vehicle (EV) market dominated by Tesla Inc. The South Korean Motor Co. launched the car at the Busan International Motor Show in South Korea.

Ireland’s women’s team takes silver medal at European Championships

The Irish women’s four team almost lost out on a gold medal at the European Championships in Munich, but they held off Romania’s challenge to take silver and earn Ireland’s first medal of the championship. Ireland’s Tara Hanlon, Aifric Keogh, Eimear Lambe, and Natalie Long have won silver in the women’s four at the European Rowing