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# economy - Thursday 27 January, 2011

From TheJournal.ie One in five Aer Lingus cabin crew taken off payroll Aer Lingus

One in five Aer Lingus cabin crew taken off payroll

At least 215 members of Aer Lingus cabin crew have been taken off the payroll, as the dispute between the airline and trade union Impact shows no sign of cooling.

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Thursday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Nine things you need to know by 9am: Micheal Martin begins his tenure as FF leader; a surgeon who contracted HIV from a patient settles his case, and a hunt is launched for a soldier who left a proposal for his girlfriend on the wrong answering machine.

From TheJournal.ie Martin challenges Opposition to televised debates GE11

Martin challenges Opposition to televised debates

New leader of Fianna Fáil Micheál Martin says the focus of the upcoming election campaign must be on “substantial debate”

Bizarre Frankenstein-style reanimation effort caused apartment fire

Russian woman’s attempts to bring her dead sister back to life backfired.

# economy - Wednesday 26 January, 2011

From TheJournal.ie Saudi Arabia stricken by heavy flooding Saudi Arabia This post contains videos

Saudi Arabia stricken by heavy flooding

Meterology expert says the city of Jeddah must be redeveloped if it is to cope with increasing rainfall.

From The Score Tour champion Contador handed one-year suspension Ban

Tour champion Contador handed one-year suspension

Spanish superstar failed doping test during the 2010 race.

From Business ETC Is the dollar poised for a crash? Currency

Is the dollar poised for a crash?

US stock analyst Richard Russell claims the dollar has lost all stability and is about to crash.

From The Score Richard Keys quits Sky Sports over sexism row Sexism Row

Richard Keys quits Sky Sports over sexism row

Sky says presenter has quit his post on Sky Sports following recent controversy over off-air remarks.

From TheJournal.ie I’m not the Crown Steward and Bailiff of the Manor of Northstead, says Adams Gerry Adams

I’m not the Crown Steward and Bailiff of the Manor of Northstead, says Adams

David Cameron’s private secretary apologises to the Sinn Féin president after the PM says Adams has taken a job under the Crown.

From TheJournal.ie Gilmore accepts Martin debate challenge “in principle” GE11

Gilmore accepts Martin debate challenge “in principle”

Labour leader says he has already replied to Martin’s call for two election debates between the main party leaders.

From The Score Here’s how they’ll line up in the Australian Open semi-finals Down Under This post contains videos

Here’s how they’ll line up in the Australian Open semi-finals

Confused by Rafa Nadal’s exit in Melbourne? Us too – but Stephen Kelly talks us through the state of play in Oz.

From Business ETC Over 120 jobs cut from Donegal bakery Jobs

Over 120 jobs cut from Donegal bakery

Cuisine de France has announced that it is cutting 124 positions at Gallagher’s Bakery.

From TheJournal.ie Take 5: Wednesday Take 5

Take 5: Wednesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

From TheJournal.ie New FF leader Micheál Martin calls for “in-depth” election debates GE11

New FF leader Micheál Martin calls for “in-depth” election debates

Martin wants to debate Enda Kenny and Eamon Gilmore at the start and end of the election campaign, and says it will be the toughest campaign his party ever faced.

From TheJournal.ie UK Home Secretary announces new control order measures Britain

UK Home Secretary announces new control order measures

After a review of counter-terrorist measures, Theresa May has announced her recommendations for restoring “British freedoms” – but civil rights group is not convinced.

From TheJournal.ie Man in court over Navan manslaughter Courts

Man in court over Navan manslaughter

An 18-year-old man has appeared in court in Navan to face a manslaughter charge in connection with a death in the town last year.

From Business ETC Trade surplus stays above €4bn for November Exports

Trade surplus stays above €4bn for November

The value of Irish exports in November 2010 was €4bn more than the amount we imported – for the second straight month.

From TheJournal.ie Police investigate house fire that killed four children UK

Police investigate house fire that killed four children

Police in England are investigating what started a house fire in Derbyshire, in which four children died on Monday.

From Business ETC Airlines confident for strong 2011, but not as confident as they used to be Up And Away

Airlines confident for strong 2011, but not as confident as they used to be

Most airlines expecting higher passenger volumes, but higher oil prices are taking their toll.

From The Score Gimme that ring: the top five individual Super Bowl performances Super Bowl Countdown This post contains videos

Gimme that ring: the top five individual Super Bowl performances

VIDEO: There’s no ‘i’ in team, but there is in ‘win’ and there are times when one individual can make all the difference.

From TheJournal.ie Micheal Martin elected Fianna Fáil leader FF Leadership

Micheal Martin elected Fianna Fáil leader

The Cork TD beats opposition from Éamon Ó Cuív, Brian Lenihan and Mary Hanafin to become the eighth party leader.

Top talent announced for Dublin Film Festival

Film buffs will be pleased to hear the line-up for the upcoming Dublin Film Festival – which include Martin Sheen, Emilio Estevez, Kevin Spacey and Richard Ayoade.

From TheJournal.ie Obama asks new generation to face ‘Sputnik moment’ State Of The Union This post contains videos

Obama asks new generation to face ‘Sputnik moment’

In his annual State of the Union address, Barack Obama warns of the global threat to the United States’ economic power.

From TheJournal.ie Russian officials fired over Moscow airport bombing Russia This post contains videos

Russian officials fired over Moscow airport bombing

Investigation into Monday’s suicide bomb attack on Domedovo airport continues to suspect North Causasus militants, as Putin says no apparent link with Chechen fighters.

From The Score Richard Keys takes to airwaves to defend sexism leaks Sexism Row

Richard Keys takes to airwaves to defend sexism leaks

Sky Sports presenter says he’s sorry for leaked sexist remarks while ‘devastated’ Andy Gray issues apology too.

Now that it’s bagged 12 Oscar nominations, Harvey Weinstein wants to cut the bad language

The King’s Speech is heading back to the edit suite, as Harvey Weinstein plans to try and cut out the bad language. Er, wasn’t that the best part?

From The Score Decision to cut Sean Óg criticised in documentary on Cork’s ‘Magnificent Seven’ Rebel Yell

Decision to cut Sean Óg criticised in documentary on Cork’s ‘Magnificent Seven’

Former team-mates and managers line up to pay tribute to axed star.

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Should the Ennis 1 be saved? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should the Ennis 1 be saved?

A cow who went on the rampage and knocked over a garda faces a death sentence. Should she get a reprieve?

From TheJournal.ie Reprieve for government as Finance Bill scrapes through Finance Bill

Reprieve for government as Finance Bill scrapes through

The government bags a crucial victory on the Finance Bill after independents offer support in exchange for big amendments.

From The Score Injury ends Rafa Nadal’s Grand Slam quest as draw opens up for Murray Heartbreak

Injury ends Rafa Nadal’s Grand Slam quest as draw opens up for Murray

Andy Murray now faces David Ferrer in Australian Open semi-final.

THE CRUCIAL VOTE on the Second Stage of the Finance Bill is due in the Dáil in the coming minutes… but it looks like the government has been handed a last-minute reprieve after Michael Lowry released a statement indicating that the government had offered concessions on tax-deductible student registration fees, and to rush through an amendment levying a 90 per cent tax on bankers’ bonuses.

From TheJournal.ie Israel enraged by Irish upgrade for Palestinian envoy Diplomacy

Israel enraged by Irish upgrade for Palestinian envoy

Ireland gives the Palestinian delegation the status of ‘mission’ – a move blasted by Israel as a symptom of its “bias”.

From The Score Richard Keys on the brink as new footage emerges Sexism Row This post contains videos

Richard Keys on the brink as new footage emerges

The plot thickens as another video emerged last night. Who’s next?

From TheJournal.ie Aer Lingus cancels 14 flights over cabin crew dispute Aer Lingus

Aer Lingus cancels 14 flights over cabin crew dispute

Passengers hoping to travel with Aer Lingus today have been warned of disruptions after the airline cancels 14 flights.

From TheJournal.ie Revealed: Rupert Murdoch’s secret hideaways (Photos) Property Porn This post contains images

Revealed: Rupert Murdoch’s secret hideaways (Photos)

Property Envy Alert: the media tycoon’s property portfolio.

From The Score View from New York: Cutler convicted in trial by Twitter Empire State

View from New York: Cutler convicted in trial by Twitter

After the Bears’ quarterback had his character demolished on the social media site, John Riordan has sent a column that’s over 140 characters.

From The Score Pandorama out of Hennessy but Cheltenham Gold Cup bid in the balance Cheltenham

Pandorama out of Hennessy but Cheltenham Gold Cup bid in the balance

Pandorama set-back may not be as bad as initially feared.

From TheJournal.ie Violent clashes continue in Egypt as protests sweep through Middle East Middle East This post contains images

Violent clashes continue in Egypt as protests sweep through Middle East

Protests continue in Egypt following yesterday’s deaths, as demonstrators demand an end to repression and governmental corruption. Meanwhile in Tunisia, the interim government has said it will bow to the will of the people and reshuffle the cabinet today.

From TheJournal.ie Hundreds of homes evacuated in major Belfast bomb alert Bomb Alert

Hundreds of homes evacuated in major Belfast bomb alert

Children’s home also has to be cleared out after dissident republicans claim they left “unstable” device on Antrim Road.

From The Score An Post set to deliver on young riders’ potential In The Saddle

An Post set to deliver on young riders’ potential

Cillian Kelly clicks though the gears with Sean Kelly’s An Post team as the season edges closer.