# newspapers - Today’s News
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# newspapers - Monday 18 November, 2013
Desmond will increase his ownership from 6.4 per cent to 15 per cent as the company announced that it is to raise €40 million from investors.
# newspapers - Friday 15 November, 2013
On President Lincoln’s iconic speech, The Patriot-News of Harrisburg said yesterday that, “In the fullness of time, we have come to a different conclusion”.
# newspapers - Saturday 26 October, 2013
Chairwoman of Communicorp and board member of INM and Digicel also says that her boss Denis O’Brien is “demanding” but “not ruthless”.
# newspapers - Thursday 3 October, 2013
A Mail on Sunday reporter sneaked in to a memorial service for the British Labour Party leader’s uncle.
# newspapers - Tuesday 1 October, 2013
Take yourself back five years.
# newspapers - Wednesday 25 September, 2013
If you thought the Premier League’s obsession with self-regard had come to an end, think again.
# newspapers - Tuesday 24 September, 2013
#dontreadthedailymail has been trending on Twitter.
# newspapers - Thursday 22 August, 2013
Figures show almost one in eight copies of the Irish Independent is not actively purchased, as paper sales fall across the board.
# newspapers - Sunday 11 August, 2013
The pop impresario said that he still reads newspapers – but he wonders if what is in them is true.
# newspapers - Sunday 23 June, 2013
# newspapers - Thursday 20 June, 2013
Former Daily Star chief executive and capital firm Key Capital plan to invest €1.2 million in the ailing newspaper.
# newspapers - Tuesday 18 June, 2013
Journalist Nick Parker faces three counts of conspiracy to commit misconduct over alleged payments to a prison officer and police officer.
# newspapers - Thursday 6 June, 2013
Glorious, glorious mistakes.
# newspapers - Friday 31 May, 2013
Pat Rabbitte says the replacement for the TV licence needs to ensure minimal standards for RTÉ, and can’t save other media.
# newspapers - Thursday 2 May, 2013
Labour TD Anne Ferris says a Sunday Independent article ‘revealing’ her beliefs about abortion is irrelevant because she has gone on public record expressing her pro-choice beliefs.
A Sunday newspaper published transcripts from taped conversations between Anne Ferris and another Labour TD regarding their views on abortion legislation – but Ferris says the supposed ‘sting’ adds nothing new to her public position on the matter.
What would we do without stories involving ‘poo thieves’?
# newspapers - Tuesday 9 April, 2013
Until now, family court proceedings have been heard ‘in camera’ but new legislation will bring more transparency – and more confidence – to the system, writes solicitor Emma Heron.
# newspapers - Monday 8 April, 2013
In its subhead, the Daily Mirror asks: “So should she really be given a ceremonial funeral like Princess Diana?”
# newspapers - Sunday 31 March, 2013
Burmese law will change from tomorrow – ending a regime where only state-run papers were allowed to issue daily editions.
# newspapers - Thursday 7 March, 2013
Mick McAteer of Grant Thornton is tasked with finding a viable business plan for the paper, which employs 76 people.
The newspaper will apply to the courts for examinership later today.
# newspapers - Monday 25 February, 2013
The 125-year-old offshoot of the defunct New York Herald Tribune will be rechristened sometime this fall as the ‘International New York Times’.
# newspapers - Thursday 21 February, 2013
Every national title recorded a drop in its average circulation, though some fared better than others.
# newspapers - Wednesday 20 February, 2013
As there are no trial juries in South Africa, papers are not fearful of prejudicing proceedings.
# newspapers - Monday 28 January, 2013
The volume of retail sales fell by 0.1 per cent in December but figures show an increase when motor trades are excluded.
# newspapers - Tuesday 22 January, 2013
The story of how Kerry County Council voted for a plan to allow rural drivers to have ‘two or three drinks’ has made a lot of headlines today. Here’s just a sample.
# newspapers - Saturday 12 January, 2013
Breaking via The Mire wire: Tinfoil hats to protect against interweb; abortion floodgates ‘like Guinness at The Gathering’; James Reilly a mystery to the Troika.
# newspapers - Tuesday 8 January, 2013
We should be over our outrage at petty jibes by now, writes John Verling. Both countries have grown up.
# newspapers - Sunday 6 January, 2013
Breaking via The Mire wire: Employed people get the Pat Kenny jitters; newspapers to save the interweb; Irish people want to be Swiss.
# newspapers - Saturday 5 January, 2013
# newspapers - Friday 4 January, 2013
# newspapers - Friday 21 December, 2012
From now on, the Irish Independent newspaper will be available in compact format only.
# newspapers - Thursday 6 December, 2012
From respite care to maternity benefit to PRSI, today’s newspapers saw Budget 2013 as a broad hit on many groups in society.
# newspapers - Tuesday 4 December, 2012
Leveson’s recommendations on data protection have been largely overlooked – but could have serious implications even here, writes Seamus Dooley.
# newspapers - Saturday 17 November, 2012
A university experiment put students on a 48-hour “fast” from all types of media.
# newspapers - Thursday 15 November, 2012
A spokesman in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs says the Indian embassy in Dublin is “following the matter closely”.
“Ireland Murders Pregnant Indian Dentist.”