Daily Archives: December 1, 2012

Ireland Bestsellers eBooks 1/12/12

List: The Casual Vacancy by JK Rowling €15.99 The Shelbourne Ultimatum by Ross OCarrollKelly €9.99 The Mystery of Mercy Close by Marian Keyes €12.99 Bared to You by Sylvia Day €3.99 Reflected in You by Sylvia Day €5.49 Bring up … Continue reading

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Ireland’s Bestsellers Books 1/12/12

Top 10 15 Minute Meals by Jamie Oliver RRP €37.50 €17.99 My Olympic Dream by Katie Taylor RRP €27.50 €14.99 The Mystery of Mercy Close by Marian Keyes Was €20.00 Now €9.99 I Wished for You by Amy Huberman RRP … Continue reading

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HIQA Inquiry On Death Of Savita Halappanavar

The independent safety body HIQA has agreed with the HSE’s request for it to undertake a statutory investigation into issues relating to the maternal death of Savita Halappanavar.Ms Halappanavar died on October 28 in the Galway hospital following a miscarriage, … Continue reading

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Is the constitutional convention direct democracy for Ireland? Are we even ready?

Originally posted on John's Brain Waves:
Saturday sees Ireland trying ‘something a bit different’. Or is it? The program for government developed by Fine Gael and Labour in 2011 focuses on reform of the constitution and other political apparatus.…

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Child benefit cut by €10 plus drug fees doubled – The Budget

Originally posted on misebogland:
FAMILIES are facing a €10 cut in child benefit and medical card holders will see a doubling of the charges they pay for prescription drugs in next week’s Budget. Pensioners are also still in the firing…

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J. Owen Lewis about the Irish programmes on building energy efficiency

Originally posted on Building Energy Efficiency in European Cities:
J. Owen Lewis was the Chief Executive of the Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland until recently and is the best placed to relate the way in Ireland are used to transpose and implement…

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KELLS PRIORY – Kells, County Kilkenny, Ireland

Originally posted on homethoughtsfromabroad626:
In May, 2005, I wandered around County Kilkenny and County Cork for a couple of days.  Kells Priory is located near the town of Kells in Kilkenny and is owned and maintained by the Irish government.  It…

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