Garda Ombudsman investigates fatal overnight road accident

Update 2.23pm: The person who died in this morning's fatal road traffic incident has been named as 51-year-old Jacqueline Wolohan of Coolock, Dublin 17.Earlier: The Garda Síochána Ombudsman Commission this morning opened an investigation into a fatal road accident. The...

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30 emergency service personnel respond to ‘hoax 999 calls’ in Limerick

By David RaleighGardaí are investigating a number of what are thought to be hoax calls made to emergency services this morning.At approximately 7:30am, emergency services in Limerick received calls that a woman had entered the water at Thomond Bridge in...

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No rest for General Election campaign as parties continue to canvas around the country

Political parties are continuing their canvass around the country as the General Election campaign enters its 11th day.Later this morning,...

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ISPCC calls on Facebook to reassure parents after paedophiles discovered swapping pictures

The ISPCC has called on Facebook to take more responsibility after a BBC investigation found groups of paedophiles swapping pictures...

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President pays tribute to the power of radio in Ireland

The President says we now have an unparalleled opportunity to give the voiceless the chance to be heard in our...

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€90k worth of drugs found in Kildare

Drugs with an estimated street value of €90,000 have been seized in Kildare.The planned searches under Operation Thor uncovered heroin,...

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UCD investigation finds revenge porn allegations were based on ‘hearsay’

UCD has said it is not found evidence of a revenge porn campaign on its campus. The university launched an...

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Man in hospital after serious accident

A man has been taken to hospital with serious injuries following a crash in north county Louth.The single vehicle incident...

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Cork prison shuts its doors

The doors have been closed on the old Cork Prison for the last time today. All 163 prisoners have been...

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Grand Canal murder accused told gardaí ‘I am responsible for killing Kenneth’, court hears

A 48-year-old man has been remanded in custody charged with the murder of Kenneth O'Brien whose dismembered body was found...

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Teachers call off planned strike action

The Teachers Union of Ireland has called off planned strike action later this month.TUI members in the second level, and...

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Party leaders decline to say whether they won TV debate

By Fiachra Ó Cionnaith, Political ReporterAlmost one in five adults in Ireland tuned in to watch the first leaders debate...

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There was no winner in leaders debate, says Joan Burton

The Tánaiste said today that she doesn't think there was any winner in last night's leaders debate. Some commentators have...

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Gardaí close section of Kildare road after blaze

Part of the Stradbally Road in Athy, Co Kildare is closed this afternoon due to a fire.[raw]Fire crews in #Kildare...

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Micheál Martin condemns threats to crime reporters

Fianna Fáil leader Micheál Martin said today that any threat made to journalists is an attack on us all.The comments...

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Ceann Comharlie not seeking reappointment

The Ceann Comharlie will not be seeking reappointment, it was confirmed today.As the outgoing holder of the office, Sean Barrett...

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AXA Insurance to move Dublin jobs to Derry

A number of staff working for AXA Insurance in Dublin city centre have been told their jobs are moving to...

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Catering company to create 30 jobs

Catering company Brook Food Services will create 30 new jobs this year, it has announced today. This announcement will bring...

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Emergency landing at Shannon Airport

By Patrick Flynn A transatlantic jet has made an emergency landing at Shannon Airport suffering problems with one of its...

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Couple hospitalised following aggravated burglary

A man and woman are in hospital following an aggravated burglary in Kingscourt, County Cavan last night.Three masked raiders entered...

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