National News

Army defuses home-made bomb in Longford

The Army bomb disposal team has carried out a controlled explosion on a home-made bomb found in County Longford.The suspect device was found at a house in Edgeworthstown this afternoon.A number of nearby homes were evacuated following the discovery and...

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Baby investigation too sensitive to release details

Gardaí in Cork today said their investigation into the discovery of a newborn baby's body in Cork was too sensitive...

Friday, 25/07/14 - 6:32pm Read More

Court orders Dublin man to stay away from neighbours he intimidated

A Dublin man who threatened to kill his neighbours and burn down their home has been ordered to stay away...

Friday, 25/07/14 - 6:19pm Read More

Waterford Gardaí investigate ‘serious incident’

Gardaí in Waterford have launched an investigation into a serious incident that took place on the Tramore Road last night.They...

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Siptu members announce strike action at Irish Rail

Siptu workers will down tools next month over plans to introduce Labour Court recommended cost-saving measures, including pay cuts.The strike...

Friday, 25/07/14 - 5:11pm Read More

Flanagan meets Israeli Ambassador as Costello slams Ireland’s abstention

The Foreign Affairs Minister Charlie Flanagan has met the Israeli Ambassador to raise the Government's concerns about the escalating violence...

Friday, 25/07/14 - 4:16pm Read More

Town hit by massive mud slide and flood in freak storm

By David RaleighResidents have described the chilling moments when a river of mud and water swept through their town flooding...

Friday, 25/07/14 - 4:14pm Read More

Former rent boy, now 73, gets two years for sexually abusing Dublin boy in 80s

An elderly Dublin man who abused a boy 30 years ago has been jailed for two years after a court...

Friday, 25/07/14 - 3:35pm Read More

HSE implements 52 of 59 HIQA recommendations at Mayo care centre

The HSE says it is implementing the recommendations of a HIQA report that highlighted poor levels of care at a...

Friday, 25/07/14 - 3:02pm Read More

Court clears Dana’s brother of all counts of historic sex abuse

John Brown, Dana's brother, has been cleared at Harrow Crown Court of five counts of historic sex abuse.Brown, 60, was...

Friday, 25/07/14 - 2:21pm 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,...

Tuesday, 22/07/14 - 10:13pm 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...

Tuesday, 22/07/14 - 3:47pm Read More

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

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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

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

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