Gardaí appeal for witnesses to fatal crash in Co Clare

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to a crash that has claimed the life of a man in Co Clare. The victim, who was in his 30s, died in a collision with a motorcyclist on the Lisdoonvarna to Kilrush road last...

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Varadkar backs President to serve second term

The Minister for Social Protection Leo Varadkar has said Michael D Higgins would have “broad cross-party support” if he wants a second term as President. However, Varadkar has said it is too early to say whether another candidate might emerge...

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Relatives of Birmingham pub bombing victims believe new inquests may help fill ‘void’

Grieving relatives of those killed in the Birmingham pub bombings believe new inquests are their best chance at filling the...

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SF claims European Commission was not aware of Irish housing crisis

The Government is being criticised for not telling the European Commission about the country’s housing crisis. Sinn Féin MEP Lynn...

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Harris asked to introduce inquests into deaths of women during pregnancy and childbirth

The Health Minister Simon Harris is being called on to introduce compulsory public inquests into the deaths of women during...

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Labour Court to hear from parties in Dunnes Stores dispute

Dunnes Stores and Mandate Trade Union will attend the Labour Court today in a bid to resolve the ongoing dispute...

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Second person to appear in court over Gareth Hutch murder

The second person charged over the gangland murder of Gareth Hutch will appear in court this morning. The 29-year-old man...

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Man charged in connection with murder of Gareth Hutch

A man has been charged in connection with the murder of Gareth Hutch. The 29-year-old was arrested last Tuesday and...

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Man dies in Clare collision

A man has died in a collision involving a car and a motorcyclist in County Clare. The crash happened on...

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Varadkar thinks Trump’s comments are ‘racist, sexist and misogynistic’

“Any reasonable person” can see some of US presidential candidate elect Donald Trump’s comments are “racist, sexist and misogynistic”, Social...

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National Maternity Hospital confirms death of 34-year-old woman

It has been confirmed that a pregnant woman died at the National Maternity Hospital, in Holles Street in Dublin. In...

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Dáil considers paying every public worker a ‘living wage’

The Dáil has begun considering calls to pay every public worker a so-called ‘living wage’ of €11.50 per hour. The...

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Belfast coroner rules army shooting of van drivers was not necessary or proportionate

The British army shooting of a father of six after the van he was driving backfired outside a police station...

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Forensics unearth potential suspect in Kingsmill massacre probe

Police in the North say a potential suspect in the murder of 10 people there has been identified 40 years...

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Taoiseach rejects call for inquiry into sale of Nama’s northern loan book

Taoiseach Enda Kenny has rejected Opposition calls for a Commission of Inquiry into the sale of Nama’s northern loan book,...

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Doctors highlight rising number of accidents on trampolines

Doctors are warning that the number of accidents involving childrens’ trampolines has doubled in the last decade. The Irish Association...

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British police arrest two men in probe into €1.5bn sale of assets by Nama

Two men have been arrested by the UK’s National Crime Agency (NCA) in a fraud investigation linked to the biggest...

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Man who helped stab victim 50 times given 15 years for manslaughter

A Dublin man who killed a father-of-five he wrongly suspected of being involved in the death of his uncle has...

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Taoiseach: Donald Trump’s comments are ‘racist and dangerous’

The Taoiseach Enda Kenny has said Donald Trump’s comments are “dangerous and racist” and the American people have an alternative...

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Man dies after collision with car in Kerry

A man has died after being struck by a car in Co. Kerry. The man, who was walking on the...

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