National News

Govt claims 85% delivery rate on its Action Plan for Jobs

The Government is reporting an 85% delivery rate on its Action Plan For Jobs in the second quarter of the year. 123 of the 144 measures were delivered according to the latest report published this afternoon by the Taoiseach Enda...

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Cost of Court Service sees dramatic fall

The Chief Justice Susan Denham has highlighted the impact of stark budget cuts to the courts system.She says the cost...

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Dublin murder accused admitted to Central Mental Hospital

A woman accused of murdering her boyfriend in south Dublin has been taken to the Central Mental Hospital.Merci Peters was...

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UNHRC: Practitioners of symphysiotomies ‘should be punished’

The UN Human Rights Committee says the Government should carry out a "prompt, independent and thorough investigation" into symphysiotomy, and...

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Students have eight more days to apply for college grants

Students hoping to receive grant funding for the next academic year are being urged to submit their applications before August...

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Micheál Martin ‘not ruling in’ being Kenny’s third Tánaiste

Fianna Fáil leader Micheál Martin has said he is not ruling in being Enda Kenny's third Tánaiste.Mr Martin today refused...

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Beef products had only beef, but ‘lamb’ kebabs showed other meats in FSAI tests

A study of 52 beef products tested by the Food Safety Authority has found no traces of horsemeat.The tests on...

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Dublin house prices rising seven times faster than in rest of country

House prices in Dublin are now rising at more than seven times the rate of the rest of the country.Latest...

Thursday, 24/07/14 - 11:59am Read More

Kerry tops staycation list

Kerry is the favourite destination for Irish people holidaying at home, with Galway and Cork in second and third place.Some...

Thursday, 24/07/14 - 11:56am Read More

Dana brother abuse trial: Jury considers verdicts

A jury is continuing to consider its verdicts in the sex abuse case against the brother of Eurovision Song Contest...

Thursday, 24/07/14 - 11:52am Read More

Wexford News

Artist Paul Funge to have a Gorey road named in his honour

Gorey’s newest road linking the roundabout on the Enniscorthy road with the roundabout on The Avenue, constructed to facilitate access to Tesco Extra Gorey is to be named in honour of Gorey’s famous artist, the late Paul Funge. Cllr John...

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Gorey singer Kiera Byrne set to launch a new CD on Sunday

Kiera Byrne made her name as a competent performer when becoming a finalist in ‘The Voice of Ireland’ on RTE television,...

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Garda hailed a hero following river rescue

A GARDA from the New Ross area is being hailed a hero after dramatically rescuing a man from the estuary...

Tuesday, 22/07/14 - 12:45pm Read More

Ciara’s dream of a normal life

THE FAMLY of a bubbly and bright six-year-old girl who suffers from a debilitating illness are seeking help to fundraise...

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Former garda is sentenced

A WELL-KNOWN former garda who duped a number of people in his local area into lending him over €50,000 received...

Tuesday, 22/07/14 - 3:15pm Read More

Assault led to brother’s death

A YOUNG man charged with the manslaughter of his older brother in June 2011 was found guilty by a jury...

Tuesday, 22/07/14 - 12:46pm Read More

Anti-pylon march for New Ross

AN ANTI-pylon march will take place in New Ross on Sunday, August 3, at 5 p.m. The event will begin...

Tuesday, 22/07/14 - 12:39pm Read More

Local student set for American elections

A LOCAL third level student from New Ross is currently in Washington D.C., as part of the Washington Ireland Program...

Tuesday, 22/07/14 - 12:38pm Read More

No tickets for Wexford supporters

WEXFORD’S GLORIOUS hurling summer has been soured with the news that the vast majority of its much celebrated supporters are...

Tuesday, 22/07/14 - 10:29am Read More

Shop Owner (76) beaten after theft of jewellery

AN ELDERLY man’s jaw was broken in a vicious assault which occurred in his jewellery shop in Enniscorthy on Wednesday,...

Thursday, 17/07/14 - 10:29am Read More