Otto Sonnenholzner, the unexpected leader of the coronavirus crisis in Ecuador

In the absence of the President of Ecuador, Lenin Moreno, who due to his age (67 years) is within the COVID-19 risk group. It...

Fiorentina players who tested positive for COVID-19 are cured

The Argentine defender, Germán Pezzella, the Italian striker, Patrick Cutrone and the Serbian attacker, Dusan Vlahovic, have tested negative in recent tests carried out...

"Adopt a grandfather", the campaign against loneliness in Portugal amid the coronavirus

A new project seeks to “pair” young people with the elderly through telephone contact to help the latter cope with their loneliness during confinement...

WF-1000XM3: this is Sony's noise-canceling wireless headphones

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Apple designs face shields for healthcare workers

The first shipment was delivered to a Santa Clara, California hospital last week. As the company explained, the protectors are adjustable and assemble in...

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Youtuber Melanie Murphy announces she’s pregnant with first child

Irish Youtuber Melanie Murphy has had quite the week of it. She was forced to cancel her wedding, instead opting to tie the knot in...

Sophie Turner is pregnant, expecting first child with Joe Jonas: Reports

Joe Jonas and Sophie Turner are expecting their first child together, according to multiple reports. "The couple is keeping things very hush hush but their...

From Hollywood to the West End, the showbiz events impacted by Covid-19

The coronavirus pandemic has caused widespread disruption to the entertainment industry, with numerous events cancelled or postponed. Glastonbury Festival’s 50th anniversary edition and Eurovision 2020...

Vogue Williams and Spencer Matthews reveal they're expecting second baby

Vogue Williams and Spencer Matthews have revealed they’re expecting their second baby. The Dublin model and DJ and her reality star hubby...

Coronas frontman Danny O'Reilly laments 'unfortunate band name'

Irish band The Coronas revealed they have been rocked by the "surreal" coronavirus outbreak. The group lamented their "unfortunate band name" after...

Neighbours spoilers as stars confirm 'top secret storyline' to be filmed in Dublin

Stars of the world famous Australian television show Neighbours have confirmed that they will film a "top secret storyline" in Dublin in...

Lottie Ryan protects mental health by minimising social media time and avoiding trolls

Lottie Ryan said she is careful about who she follows and how much time she spends on social media to protect her...

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Apple designs face shields for healthcare workers

The first shipment was delivered to a Santa Clara, California hospital last week. As the company explained, the protectors are adjustable and assemble in...

Italy to declare distance education compulsory while planning to extend it to next year

Italy to declare distance education compulsory while planning to extend it to next year <img src = "https://intallaght.ie/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/1586170145.jpg" alt="The interior...

Japan's Prime Minister proposes declaring a state of emergency for coronavirus

Japan's Prime Minister proposes declaring a state of emergency for coronavirus <img src = "https://intallaght.ie/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/1586168811.jpg" alt="Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe....

Boris Johnson is admitted after ten days of fever

Boris Johnson is admitted after ten days of fever <img src = "https://intallaght.ie/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/1586158975.jpg" alt="Boris Johnson. "> Boris Johnson. / EfeThe Prime...

Manchester City studies sanctioning one of its players for disobeying quarantine

Manchester City studies sanctioning one of its players for disobeying quarantine The English defender Kyle Walker was accused by the British newspaper The Sun of...

They create a smart bra for the early detection of breast cancer

They create a smart bra for the early detection of breast cancer Those responsible for this project plan to market this smart bra first to...

Trump prepares for the toughest week of his presidency by COVID-19

Trump prepares for the toughest week of his presidency by COVID-19 The President of the United States faces one of the biggest challenges of his...

Data theft at Marriott, .co award and other tech news for the week

Data theft at Marriott, .co award and other tech news for the week The efforts of the Zoom app to solve security problems and the...

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Club focus high on the agenda of GAA presidental candidates

Fighting elitism, curbing the excesses associated with the inter-county game and a significant refocus on the club are among...

Apple CEO Tim Cook receives IDA Ireland Special Recognition Award from Taoiseach

Apple CEO Tim Cook described Ireland as the company's "second home" as he received IDA Ireland’s inaugural ‘Special Recognition...

Donald Trump fooled by ‘bogus’ Ukraine theory, Democrats tell hearing

Donald Trump was swept up by a “completely bogus” Ukraine theory pushed by attorney Rudy Giuliani that led to...

Girl receives €20,000 after she was trapped in electric gates at age 7

A passer-by, hearing the screams of a seven-year-old girl whose head and neck was trapped in electric gates, helped...

'They were crying with us': #BraveLikeEmmeline appeal sees over €250k donated to children's hospitals

A fundraising campaign set up in memory of a six-month-old girl who passed away last year has raised over...

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Ruby Walsh: Thurles the unlikely hero in time of great uncertainty

I doubt anyone in the Moloney family or anyone in any way attached to Thurles racecourse would ever have thought the eyes of the...

Irish fans awarded City of Paris medal for their behaviour during Euro 2016

Irish football fans have been awarded the Vermilion medal of the City of Paris for their behaviour during the Euro 2016 tournament. The Mayor of Paris...

Belfast Star the champions as balls fall right on judgment day

AS rough and challenging a week as it has been for the country and sport, it has generally been perceived as a good one...

Yes Minister star Derek Fowlds dies aged 82

Yes Minister star Derek Fowlds has died at the age of 82, his family said. The actor was best known for playing Private Secretary Bernard...

Lakers beat Pelicans as LeBron James and Zion Williamson face off

The NBA’s future and present clashed in New Orleans on Sunday as Zion Williamson’s Pelicans went head-to-head with LeBron James and the Los Angeles...

Simon Cowell and son Eric, six, sign deal for seven children’s books

Simon Cowell and his six-year-old son Eric have signed a publishing deal for seven children’s books celebrating “individuality and positivity”. The father-son pair’s Wishfit series...

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Local student raising money to help the poor in Kolkata

Róisín Ní Chuaig, a fifth year student from Coláiste de hÍde in Tallaght is currently trying to raise €3000 for The Hope Foundation (Reg....

How to speed up your internet

With so many devices now reliant on a strong internet connection, the importance of solid home broadband is greater than ever. Unfortunately, this demand...

Hydroxychloroquine, chloroquine and other potential COVID-19 treatments explained

During two of this week’s White House briefings, President Trump referred specifically to two potential treatments that have been identified by medical researchers and...

Rory McIlroy: I like big putts and I cannot lie

Three generations of PGA Tour commissioners were gathered in the same room on Tuesday before the flagship tour event. If they convened to...

Rory Best named as Ireland’s captain

It's news just in. Rory Best has been named as Ireland's captain for the Six Nations - more to follow.

Ballyboden St Lazarus reach heaven after five minutes in hell

Ballyboden St Endas 0-15 Clonmel Commercials 0-10 (after extra-time) Congratulations to Boden who came back from the dead in Portlaoise yesterday to beat the Munster...

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Sundar Pichai calls for AI regulation in major op-ed

Google and Alphabet CEO Sundar Pichai has written an op-ed in the Financial Times, claiming it is time artificial intelligence is regulated. In the article Pichai explains how his own company Google has put in place guidelines for company use...

'Popeye' dies, Pablo Escobar's most famous hitman

'Popeye' dies, Pablo Escobar's most famous hitman The one who was fundamental in the criminal structure of the Medellín...

Brophy says measures announced in Budget 2018 will help South Dublin County Council deliver on housing

Fine Gael TD for Dublin South West Colm Brophy has said the Government is allocating funding of €1.9 billion to housing programmes that will...

Martin says water bills must be paid even though suspension of charge is on the way

Fine Gael will continue to work towards striking a deal with Independents today in an attempt to get them to enter a minority government.  Last...

Odion Ighalo to dedicate every Manchester United goal to late sister

Odion Ighalo vowed to dedicate every goal to his late sister after the Manchester United fan netted on a dream first start for the...

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Otto Sonnenholzner, the unexpected leader of the coronavirus crisis in Ecuador

In the absence of the President of Ecuador, Lenin Moreno, who due to his age (67 years) is within the COVID-19 risk group. It...
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Fiorentina players who tested positive for COVID-19 are cured

The Argentine defender, Germán Pezzella, the Italian striker, Patrick Cutrone and the Serbian attacker, Dusan Vlahovic, have tested negative in recent tests carried out...

Ditching Sky, rejoining Sky and ditching Sky again

Over the last few days, my article about leaving Sky and rejoining again has been looked at more than the front page. My plan...

Getting your mobile app design right

What I loved most about the old BBC iPlayer Radio app was the GUI. The design of the interface was straightforward, easy-to-understand and worked...

Go refurb with giffgaff. Save up to £100

Ask any of my mates if I’m “tight” and they’ll tell you “yes”. I’m always the guy who needs to tie his shoelaces just...

Free TV being given out with Virgin Media deal

If you don’t need a new LG Smart TV, you can instead bag yourself a £150 credit on your bill. That is, of course,...

Apple closes all stores outside mainland China

A full closure of all Apple shops and stores outside of China will now kick in for two weeks. This is happening immediately, and...

Did someone try and find you last night?

This morning my wife jabbed me as I lay snoring. “Someone has tried to find my location. Someone knows where I am!” It had happened about...

Music

TCC host first Guided Bird & Photography Walk in Tallaght

Tallaght Community Council hosted the first guided bird and photography walk in Tallaght on Sunday 21st of May. The walk was guided by bird expert...

Fatal stabbing of young horse in Longford described as ‘new low’

A garda investigation is under way after a young foal was found stabbed to death at a horse sanctuary in Co Longford. The alarm was...

Covid-19: Shows cancelled at London’s West End theatres until April 26

The Society of London Theatre has said that all performances at West End theatres are cancelled until April 26 “whilst we wait for further...

Here’s a chance to highlight the positive side of Tallaght West

If you are a young person living in Tallaght West, the Childhood Development Initiative (CDI) is inviting you to post pictures to social media...

Football rumours from the media: Real Madrid eyeing up Chelsea keeper

What the papers say Real Madrid could make a bid to sign Chelsea goalkeeper Kepa Arrizabalaga when the summer transfer window opens, with the Blues...

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Dodder Day was a great success!

This year's Dodder Day was a fantastic success with a team of almost 50 strong volunteers gathering at three points along the river on Saturday...

Poetry and photography exhibition in Castletymon Library by Tallaght Man

Tallaght man Michael J. Whelan has an exhibition on in August as part of National Heritage Week. Michael will display poetry and images inspired...

One Medical targets IPO valuation of up to $2B as we unpack its Q4 results

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Fiorentina players who tested positive for COVID-19 are cured

The Argentine defender, Germán Pezzella, the Italian striker, Patrick Cutrone and the Serbian attacker, Dusan Vlahovic, have tested negative in recent tests carried out...
Manchester City studies sanctioning one of its players for disobeying quarantine

Manchester City studies sanctioning one of its players for disobeying quarantine

Manchester City studies sanctioning one of its players for disobeying quarantine The English defender Kyle Walker was accused by the British newspaper The Sun of...

End Game, the startup behind Zombs Royale, raises $3M

End Game Interactive CEO Yang C. Liu has a refreshingly straightforward description of what he and his co-founder Luke Zbihlyj are up to: “We’re...

Stuck at home with the kids? Get a free Nintendo Switch with Virgin Media

If you don’t fancy a Nintendo Switch you might instead want a massive £150 of bill credit. Either way, it’s a tidy welcoming gift...

Irish men are the sexiest poll finds

We have some great news for you Irishmen waking up this morning. You have been voted sexist men in the world. Yes you heard us...

7 things the new Game of Thrones trailer taught us

The new series of Game Of Thrones is landing next month, and, for once, not even the bookworms know what is going to happen. A...

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What’s the latest on those iPhone 7 wireless headphone rumours?

Reports suggest Apple is working on Beats-branded wireless headphones for the next iPhone. The rumours surrounding Apple’s plans for headphones and the iPhone 7 have...

New online campaign launched to promote soundness and positivity

People are being encouraged to share stories of 'soundness' on social media, in a bid to create more positive stories on social media. A Lust...

County deems Tesla a ‘non-essential’ business during shelter-in-place order

Tesla is not an essential business according to the Alameda County Sheriff, a declaration that could force the automaker to shutter some of...

Cardiff and Nantes to remember Emiliano Sala one year on from his death

Cardiff and Nantes will pay tribute to Emiliano Sala one year on from the plane crash which claimed his life at the age of...