Amnesty International urges Govt to intervene in Halawa case

Amnesty International is calling on the Irish Government and the EU to apply political pressure on Egypt in the case of Ibrahim Halawa.Ireland's leading human rights group says it is "deeply concerned" for the welfare of 19-year-old Ibrahim Halawa who...

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Jury to begin deliberations in Ian Bailey case

The jury in Ian Bailey's High Court action against An Garda Síochána and the State for alleged conspiracy is expected to begin deliberating on a verdict today.The defendants deny the claims and the jury heard closing arguments in the case...

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AGSI: Time is right for Govt to give Gardaí pay rise

The head of the AGSI says the public would not raise an eyebrow if Gardaí were given a pay rise.The...

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Group claims legal system is failing domestic violence victims

New research by a domestic abuse support group suggests the Irish legal system is failing women and children.SAFE Ireland says...

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Local authorities ‘give Irish Water names of 100,000 council tenants’

Irish Water will tomorrow start reading meters in advance of their first round of bills.The utility confirmed last week it...

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Four due in court in connection with Dublin drugs seizure

Four men arrested after a drugs seizure on Dublin's Northside will appear in court this morning.Up to €150,000 worth of...

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HSE pay out €67m for childbirth malpractice in hospitals

The HSE paid out €165m to patients and members of the public as a result of incidents in their hospitals...

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Coast Guard airlift tourist to hospital after fall at Cliffs of Moher

A French tourist has been airlifted to hospital after she suffered a fall on a cliff walk in Co Clare...

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Egypt postpones Dublin teenager’s trial for fifth time

The trial of Ibrahim Halawa in Egypt has been postponed for a fifth time.The 19-year-old was due to be sentenced...

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Unite: Govt needs to raise minimum wage immediately

The Unite trade union is calling for the minimum wage to be increased by €1.The group is calling for a...

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Three teenagers remain in hospital after bus overturns in Donegal

Three teenagers remain in hospital after a bus overturned in Co. Donegal yesterday afternoon.The incident happened at around 2.50pm when...

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Man arrested after stabbing in the North

In the North, a man in his 20s has been arrested following a stabbing at a hotel in the Glengormley...

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O’Cuiv: FF suffering from ‘absolute collapse in self-belief’

There are reports this morning of dissent within Fianna Fáil. Deputy Eamon O'Cuiv, who is the grandson of the party's...

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PSNI arrest man after assault leaves 50-yr-old critical in hospital

Police in North Belfast are investigating an incident which left a 50-year-old man critically ill in hospital. At around 2am,...

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Woman in hospital after Drogheda road accident

A woman in her 60s has been seriously injured after being hit by a car in Drogheda. It happened at...

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Clocks to go forward early tomorrow morning

At 1am tomorrow the clocks will go forward by one hour.This marks the start of summer time.Daylight Saving Time is...

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Three teens in hospital after bus overturns in Donegal

Three teenagers are being treated in hospital after a bus overturned in Co Donegal earlier today.At around 2.50pm a bus...

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Opinion poll reveals more support for the Government

Another opinion poll is showing a significant recovery in support for the coalition. The RED C poll for tomorrow's Sunday...

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Met Eireann issue weather warning for west of the country

Unsettled and changeable weather lies ahead for the west of the country.Met Éireann has issued a yellow weather alert because...

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Up to 25 injured in Donegal bus crash

As many as 25 people have been injured in a bus crash in Co Donegal.The incident happened at around 3pm...

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