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# gaa - Friday 21 January, 2011

From TheJournal.ie PSNI officer has recurring nightmares after Ardoyne attack Ardoyne This post contains videos

PSNI officer has recurring nightmares after Ardoyne attack

Policewoman was seriously injured when a concrete block was dropped on her from above during rioting in July.

From TheJournal.ie One person killed in Roscommon crash Roads

One person killed in Roscommon crash

One woman was killed in crash involving a car and an articulated truck this afternoon.

INTERNATIONAL CAR PARTS MANUFACTURER Valeo has announced it is expanding its manufacturing plant in Tuam, Co Galway. The company says it is creating 100 new jobs in Tuam over the next three years as part of a research and development investment in camera systems, Silicon Republic reports.

From The Daily Edge The week in photos Week In Photos This post contains images

The week in photos

The week that was, in pictures.

From TheJournal.ie Finance Bill delays property tax relief changes Finance Bill

Finance Bill delays property tax relief changes

The Bill also brings deadline for filing self-employed income tax and capital gains tax forward, and specifies cuts to tax relief on third-level fees.

From The Daily Edge Sacha Baron Cohen to play Saddam Hussein Saddam Hussein

Sacha Baron Cohen to play Saddam Hussein

Ali G, Brüno and Borat star will play fictional version of Iraqi leader, using best-selling romance novel as inspiration.

From TheJournal.ie Two missing women located, say gardaí Found

Two missing women located, say gardaí

A teenager missing from Kilkenny and a young Lithuanian woman missing from Celbridge have been separately located by gardaí.

From TheJournal.ie Take 5: Friday Take 5

Take 5: Friday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

From The Daily Edge Enemies of the State: Hundreds of birds poisoned by US Dept of Agriculture Dead Birds

Enemies of the State: Hundreds of birds poisoned by US Dept of Agriculture

The latest mass bird deaths is no mystery this time – US agriculture officials gave the green light to kill them because they were going to the toilet in animal feed.

Capital punishment: Paul Galvin set for switch to Dublin club?

The former Footballer of the Year has moved to Dublin for a fashion course. But is he set for a club jersey makeover too?

From TheJournal.ie Man charged over Limerick car hijacking Abducted

Man charged over Limerick car hijacking

One man appeared in court today in connection with yesterday’s hijack, in which a two-year-old boy was briefly abducted. Meanwhile, the mother of the toddler has spoken of her shock.

From TheJournal.ie Tony Blair appears for second time at Iraq war inquiry Iraq Inquiry

Tony Blair appears for second time at Iraq war inquiry

Blair reappears at the Chilcot Inquiry to explain why he ignored legal advice concerning the invasion of Iraq – and why he believed the “calculus of risk” has changed in a post-9/11 world.

From TheJournal.ie Inquiry into allegations politician's wife had affair with his former bodyguard Britain

Inquiry into allegations politician's wife had affair with his former bodyguard

Former British home secretary Alan Johnson resigned from front-bench opposition position yesterday as allegations emerged about his wife and his former police bodyguard.

From TheJournal.ie Explosion at Limerick garda station Explosion

Explosion at Limerick garda station

Station evacuated and one person taken to hospital after sustaining injuries in suspected boiler explosion.

From TheJournal.ie Pharmacy robbed in Co Louth Robbery

Pharmacy robbed in Co Louth

Gardaí appealing for information regarding theft of drugs from a pharmacy in Castlebellingham today.

From TheJournal.ie Cabinet chaos: today's best front pages Red Top Rage This post contains images

Cabinet chaos: today's best front pages

A selection of the political images portrayed across the front pages of this morning’s papers.

From TheJournal.ie Cowen under fire even as he moves North FF Heave

Cowen under fire even as he moves North

Taoiseach has fruitful meeting with Peter Robinson and Martin McGuinness in North-South Ministerial Council – but is hit by barrage of questions about his leadership in Q&A afterwards. (And at home, by Conor Lenihan).

From TheJournal.ie Cost of education soars by over 25 per cent since peak of boom Consumer Price Index

Cost of education soars by over 25 per cent since peak of boom

The costs of education and health care have soared since 2006 according to the latest Consumer Price Index;

From The Daily Edge Video: Lenihan takes Browne down to Chinatown VINB This post contains videos

Video: Lenihan takes Browne down to Chinatown

It was clearly way past a certain government junior minister’s bedtime on TV3 current affairs show last night…

From TheJournal.ie Police granted more time to question Joanna Yeates suspect Joanna Yeates

Police granted more time to question Joanna Yeates suspect

Avon and Somerset police have been granted extra time to question a 32-year-old man on suspicion of the murder of Bristol landscape architect Joanna Yeates.

Eddie O’Sullivan backs Leinster to map Metro route to home quarter-final This post contains videos

Eddie O’Sullivan backs Leinster to map Metro route to home quarter-final

Irish province are preparing for Racing clash in French capital tonight.

From TheJournal.ie The chaos in cabinet: What the rest of the world thinks Unholy Thursday

The chaos in cabinet: What the rest of the world thinks

What did the rest of the world make of Unholy Thursday?

From TheJournal.ie Labour to decide on confidence motion in government

Labour to decide on confidence motion in government

Today the Labour party is expected to decide whether to go ahead with their planned vote of of confidence in the government.

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

The 9 at 9: Friday

Nine things you need to know by 9am: The heave rumours that won’t go away; Michael O’Leary extends the hand of friendship to Aer Lingus; and Dubai’s The World “sinks into the sea”.

From TheJournal.ie Cowen on unstable ground following cabinet crisis GE11

Cowen on unstable ground following cabinet crisis

Yesterday’s cabinet crisis left many Fianna Fáil backbenchers furious. Today, many are asking if Brian Cowen will survive to fight the general election.

From The Daily Edge Man pleads guilty to mailing over 240 live tarantulas Operation Spiderman

Man pleads guilty to mailing over 240 live tarantulas

Investigators working on “Operation Spiderman” – we kid you not – tracked the German man who had sent hundreds of tarantulas through the US postal system.

# gaa - Thursday 20 January, 2011

From TheJournal.ie Google news: Eric Schmidt out, Larry Page in Google

Google news: Eric Schmidt out, Larry Page in

Schmidt is stepping down as CEO of Google, and company has announced Larry Page will take over the position.

From TheJournal.ie Gerry Adams resigns from Westminster Gerry Adams

Gerry Adams resigns from Westminster

Adams, Sinn Féin’s general election candidate for Louth, resigns after Cowen announces election date.

From TheJournal.ie 127 charged in FBI mafia crackdown (Video) US This post contains videos

127 charged in FBI mafia crackdown (Video)

US authorities arrested over 110 people today in investigation into organised crime – the biggest single-day operation against the mafia in FBI history.

From TheJournal.ie Search for missing fisherman off Cork coast Fisherman

Search for missing fisherman off Cork coast

One man managed to raise alarm on shore after the ship he and another person were aboard capsized this morning.

From TheJournal.ie Agency says it can't fill nurse vacancies - because they're all emigrating Nurses

Agency says it can't fill nurse vacancies - because they're all emigrating

Director of private recruitment group says newly qualified nurses believe they have little option but to leave upon graduation.

PETER MATHEWS WILL RUN for Fine Gael in the general election in Dublin South, the party confirmed this evening. Fine Gael says “Peter Mathews is widely regarded as a leading independent expert commentator on the banking crisis, and has predicted accurately many developments in this crisis”. Last week, Mathews said he would run for Fine Gael, but did not specify in which Dublin constituency.

From TheJournal.ie WikiLeaks' banker re-arrested after guilty verdict Wikileaks

WikiLeaks' banker re-arrested after guilty verdict

Former banker Rudolf Elmer, who claimed on Monday to have provided WikiLeaks with the offshore bank account details of some 2,000 people, has been re-arrested in Switzerland.

From TheJournal.ie General Election 2011: Time to get your vote on GE11

General Election 2011: Time to get your vote on

Here’s how to make sure you get a polling card for the 11 March general election…

From TheJournal.ie Take 5: Thursday Take 5

Take 5: Thursday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

From TheJournal.ie Giffords to be moved to Texas for physiotherapy Arizona

Giffords to be moved to Texas for physiotherapy

The wounded congresswoman will travel south for further treatment, after yesterday standing up for the first time.

THE GREEN PARTY is to hold a press conference at 4:45pm, where the party will “present an explanation of today’s events”. We’ll bring you all the details as they happen on our Twitter account, and keep you up to date here afterward on what’s happening.

From TheJournal.ie Backbenchers could still plan coup to oust Cowen FF Heave

Backbenchers could still plan coup to oust Cowen

Fianna Fáil backbenchers aren’t happy about how the cabinet crisis was managed – and the knives could still be out.

From TheJournal.ie Prejudice against Muslims is seen as normal, says senior Tory Prejudice

Prejudice against Muslims is seen as normal, says senior Tory

Co-chairperson of British Conservatives says Islamophobia is now socially acceptable in the UK.

From TheJournal.ie Brazil flooding death toll edges towards 750 Brazil This post contains videos

Brazil flooding death toll edges towards 750

Search continues for hundreds still missing after intense flooding and mudslides in region north of Rio de Janiero.