LUNCHTIME BULLETIN: Hundreds of jobs announced for Cork and Dublin

Here's your lunchtime bulletin.


IRELAND: Social media came to the aid of an American tourist after she had broken her leg in a fall on Belfast’s Divis Mountain and had no phone signal to call for help.

IRELAND: Almost 160 animals died at Fota Wildlife Park in Cork in 2015, including a significant number of endangered species.

IRELAND: Some 350 new jobs have been announced for Cork and Dublin.

IRELAND: The cost of a litre of petrol or diesel has reached its highest level in 18 months, according to the latest monthly fuel prices survey carried out by AA Ireland.

WORLD: British Prime Minister Theresa May will trigger EU withdrawal talks under Article 50 on March 29, Downing Street has announced.

BUSINESS: Dream big, says Cork Airport’s head of asset care Bill Daly, as transatlantic flights and the upgrade of the Dunkettle interchange promise to take the airport’s fortunes on an upward trajectory once again, writes Pádraig Hoare

ANALYSIS: Enormous population growth has not been without its challenges for the small town of Milltown in Co Kerry.

SPORT: Referee David Gough has told Kerry supporters that he didn’t have clear sight of Kevin McManamon’s challenge on Peter Crowley in the closing stages of last year’s All-Ireland semi-final.


LUNCHTIME BULLETIN: Hundreds of jobs announced for Cork and Dublin

SHOWBIZ: Britain's Got Talent winners, Collabro Collabro have been announced as the support act for Cliff Richard on the Just Fabulous Rock ‘n’ Roll tour this summer, including the Band’s first ever appearance in Cork.

FEATURES: With his role in Jim Sheridan’s new film, The Secret Scripture, Eric Bana has added to his reputation as one of the most versatile actors around, writes Esther McCarthy.

VIRAL: Fox News announced Donald Trump's "border wall requirements" and they're slightly bizarre.


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