Sound of silence: will Harland and Wolff vanish into history?

As the hammering and clanging stops at shipyard that built Titanic, workers hold out hope for a buyerThe yellow cranes were nicknamed Samson and Goliath, soaring steel giants that defined Belfast’s skyline and symbolised Northern Ireland’s industrial m…

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McDonald’s loses Big Mac trademark after legal battle with Irish chain

Supermac strips US food giant of trademark across Europe after landmark EU rulingPat McDonagh earned the nickname Supermac as an Irish teenager after a barnstorming performance in a Gaelic football match in the late 1960s.The centre half-back guided hi…

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McDonald’s loses Big Mac trademark after legal battle with Irish chain

Supermac strips US food giant of trademark across Europe after landmark EU rulingPat McDonagh earned the nickname Supermac as an Irish teenager after a barnstorming performance in a Gaelic football match in the late 1960s.The centre half-back guided hi…

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Green energy subsidies fuel rise of Northern Ireland mega-farms

Huge expansion of agri-food industry is harming environment, say investigatorsGreen energy subsidies are fuelling the rise of poultry mega-farms across Northern Ireland, with owners accused of contaminating sensitive habitats with emissions from chicke…

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Dublin’s homelessness crisis jars with narrative of Irish economic boom

Ireland is the EU’s star performer, but almost 700 families have become homeless in the capital this year Jobs are bountiful, luring back emigrants and drawing newcomers. Property prices are soaring. Chic restaurants are fully booked weeks in advance. …

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Dublin’s homelessness crisis jars with narrative of Irish economic boom

Ireland is the EU’s star performer, but almost 700 families have become homeless in the capital this year Jobs are bountiful, luring back emigrants and drawing newcomers. Property prices are soaring. Chic restaurants are fully booked weeks in advance. …

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Dublin’s homelessness crisis jars with narrative of Irish economic boom

Ireland is the EU’s star performer, but almost 700 families have become homeless in the capital this year Jobs are bountiful, luring back emigrants and drawing newcomers. Property prices are soaring. Chic restaurants are fully booked weeks in advance. …

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