New restrictions: Exceptions for leaving your home


Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has said that from midnight 27 March and for a two-week period, until Easter Sunday, everybody must stay at home, in all circumstances: Except – To travel to and from work for the purposes of work only where the work is an essential health, social care or other essential service or cannot […]

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Отрывок из книги «День Святого Патрика» Автор: Георгий Завершинский

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Четверть домов в Ирландии – радиоактивны!


Недавно на нашем сайте была опубликована статья Смертоносный газ радон. Институт радиационной защиты Ирландии опубликовал данные исследования о зараженных жилищах. Выяснилось, что в более чем 90000 строениях уровень радиоактивного газа превышает фоновый уровень.  В некоторых домах в Ballindooley и Castlegar, Co. Galway, а так же в Co. Wexford и Ballisodare, Co. Sligo уровень радиации превысил […]

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Irish Facebook usage drops by 300,000 users in 2019


Facebook loses 300k+ users in Ireland in less than 9 months – Facebook usage declines by around 10% in Ireland – Almost twice as many pensioners as schoolkids on Facebook – Facebook Stories is a failure – Instagram is where the under 30s audience is An analysis of Facebook usage by Mulley Communications has shown […]

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Workers’ Plight in Aftermath of Apple/Globetech Controversy


Cork North Central Solidarity TD Mick Barry said today that Apple need to be held to account for the treatment of workers who had their work contracts suddenly ended last week before being paid off with one weeks’ pay. He said that some of the workers affected were people who had upended their lives and […]

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15 фактов об ирландском флаге или Краткая история ирландского триколора


«Пасхальное восстание» – событие положившее основу государственности современной Республики Ирландия. Одним из главных символов страны стал трех цветный ораньжево-бело-зеленый флаг. Вот несколько неизвестных фактов о Ирландском триколоре. 1.       Всем известно, что знаменитым ирландский триколор стал в 1916 году во время Пасхального восстания. На самом же деле задолго до этого, а именно 7 марта 1848 года […]

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Fillet steak from Ireland named best in the world


The best fillet steak in the world comes from Ireland, it was announced at a ceremony held in Dublin last night. The Irish steak, made from Angus cross beef and reared in Limerick, was crowned the “World’s Best Fillet” at the World Steak Challenge and was described by judges as being “picture-perfect fillet with all the flavour to […]

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Ireland receives EU road safety award for 2019


Ireland named second safest European Union Member State in 2018 Ireland has today been named the winner of this year’s prestigious European Transport Safety Council Road Safety Performance Index (PIN) award. The annual award is presented to a European country that has demonstrated continued progress on road safety combined with a strategic approach to tackling […]

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Referendum on divorce passes with 82.1% voting ‘Yes’


The referendum on divorce has been passed by large majority with a final result of 82.1% voting in favour, and 17.9% voting against. The declaration was made at Dublin Castle in the early hours of this morning. The highest Yes vote was in the Dublin constituency of Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown, where 86.7% voted in favour of […]

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Further findings from the RTÉ TG4 Exit Poll suggest there is significant support among Irish voters for a united Ireland


65% of voters polled have indicated they would vote in favour of a United Ireland if a referendum was held tomorrow. 19% would vote against the proposal, while 15% of respondents to the poll said they did not know or refused to answer the question. Excluding undecided and non-voters, the findings suggest that 77% are […]

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