Ireland

BRIEF-eircom says sees momemntum, no decision on potential IPO

* says fy ebitda to 30 june down 1 percent to 479 million euros, before storm costs; revenue down 6 pct

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Bank of Ireland apologises for second payment glitch in a month 28 Aug 2014

DUBLIN - Bank of Ireland was forced to apologise for a technology glitch for the second time in a month on Thursday after it led to delays in salary and pension payments reaching customers.

Bank of Ireland apologises for second payment glitch in a month 28 Aug 2014

DUBLIN, Aug 28 - Bank of Ireland was forced to apologise for a technology glitch for the second time in a month on Thursday after it led to delays in salary and pension payments reaching customers.

CORRECTED-Paddy Power profits fall 14 percent on adverse sports results 28 Aug 2014

(Corrects operating profit fall to 14 pct from 7 pct in headline, first paragraph)

Irishman who died after returning from Africa negative for Ebola 22 Aug 2014

DUBLIN - Tests carried out on a man who died in Ireland after returning from an area of Africa affected by the Ebola virus were negative for the disease, the Health Service Executive (HSE) of Ireland said on Friday.

Irishman who died after returning from Africa negative for Ebola 22 Aug 2014

DUBLIN - Tests carried out on a man who died in Ireland after returning from an area of Africa affected by the Ebola virus were negative for the disease, the Health Service Executive (HSE) of Ireland said on Friday.

Ireland testing dead person recently in Africa for Ebola 21 Aug 2014

DUBLIN - Ireland is testing a dead person who recently returned from Africa for the Ebola virus, the Health Service Executive (HSE) of Ireland said on Thursday.

Ireland testing dead person recently in Africa for Ebola 21 Aug 2014

DUBLIN - Ireland is testing a dead person who recently returned from Africa for the Ebola virus, the Health Service Executive (HSE) of Ireland said on Thursday.

UPDATE 1-Ireland testing dead person recently in Africa for Ebola 21 Aug 2014

* Dead person had been in area of Africa affected by virus

RPT-Ireland testing deceased person recently in Africa for Ebola 21 Aug 2014

DUBLIN, Aug 21 - Ireland's health service is carrying out tests on a suspected case of the Ebola virus in a deceased person who recently returned from Africa, the Health Service Executive (HSE) of Ireland said in a statement on Thursday.

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Ukraine seeks to join NATO; defiant Putin compares Kiev to Nazis

LAKE SELIGER Russia/KIEV - Ukraine called on Friday for full membership in NATO, its strongest plea yet for Western military help, after accusing Russia of sending in armoured columns that have driven back its forces on behalf of pro-Moscow rebels. | Video