Post Reporter

Post Reporter

Television: Pick of today's viewing

Television: Pick of today's viewing

{ "#" : "Tom McGurk is joined by voluble pundits George Hook and Brent Pope for live coverage of today's Heineken Cup quarter-final between Biarritz and Munster in San Sebastian." , "b" : "Heineken Cup Rugby, 2.30pm, RTE 2:"}

Object of desire

Object of desire

Whether it be in relation to US presidents, decent mid-field footballers, or indeed to wineries around the world, the Irish appear to have a deep-seated need to find an Irish connection.

Ups and downs of a star's life

Ups and downs of a star's life

DOD promotions, a company controlled by the Co Donegal country singer Daniel O'Donnell had retained profits of more than €1.06 million at the end of 2003. Daniel O'Donnell:

Booterstown lease

Booterstown lease

Orix Aviation Systems has signed a lease for the second floor of Block A in Booterstown Hall on Booterstown Avenue in Dublin.

‘Useless’ Bob made shrewd investments

‘Useless’ Bob made shrewd investments

Bob Geldof once described himself as “a f***ing useless businessman". Bob Geldof:

Year of the Apple attack?

Year of the Apple attack?

As identity fraud attacks such as phishing scams become more sophisticated, it is becoming increasingly essential to input essential anti-virus and prevention software, writes Conor Flynn.

News round-up

News round-up

Two of the country's largest estate agents, Sherry FitzGerald and Douglas Newman Good (DNG), have published new house price statistics.

Clonskeagh, Dublin 14

Clonskeagh, Dublin 14

An extended two-bedroom cottage on the Clonskeagh Road in Dublin 14 will be auctioned by Douglas Newman Good on April 27.

Wi-fi row at Dublin Airport

Wi-fi row at Dublin Airport

A dispute over wireless broadband rights, which could lead to higher internet fees for business travellers, has erupted at Dublin Airport.

Drimnagh plans

Drimnagh plans

Cosgrave Developments has sought planning permission to redevelop Drimnagh Industrial Estate at Slieve Bloom Park in Drimnagh in Dublin 12.

Churchtown, Dublin 14

Churchtown, Dublin 14

Lisney is handling the sale of 94 Orwell Gardens, a three-bedroom mid-terrace residence in a cul de sac off Orwell Road.

Bonmahon, Co Waterford

Bonmahon, Co Waterford

A partially thatched cottage in Bonmahon, Co Waterford, is available through John Rohan Auctioneers and has an asking price of €250,000.

Movie highlights of the week

Movie highlights of the week

{ "#" : "Arguably Sam Peckinpah's best film, this thriller stars Steve McQueen as a convict who gets parole, but then immediately returns to his life of crime, robbing another bank." , "b" : "The Getaway:"}

Online phone services

Online phone services

The king of online phone call systems. It downloads hassle-free and works. 1. Skype:

Gadgets to go

Gadgets to go

The latest member of the XDA family. It's a personal organiser and a tri-band GPRS mobile that lets you make a call, surf the web and send e-mails. 1. XDA III: