Oil spill will not impact water supply, says Limerick Council

Limerick City and County Council says it is satisfied that the oil spill, which occurred near Tournafulla in Co Limerick yesterday afternoon is being contained with no negative impact on public water supplies. Environmental specialists remain at the scene of...

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Insurance firm to create 100 jobs in Dublin

Blue Insurance has today pledged to create 100 new jobs in Dublin over the next two years.The company will be employing staff across numerous departments including call centre customer services, IT developers, junior management, and administrative levels in their Dublin...

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Man arrested after three held hostage at gunpoint outside Clare house

Three people were held at gunpoint outside a house in Co Clare last night after a man attempted to rob...

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Athlone mourns couple killed by terrorist in Tunisia

The funeral of a Westmeath couple shot dead in last week's Tunisian beach massacre has heard that their murders have...

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Garda Commissioner promises review after Dáil protest

The Garda Commissioner has promised a full review of security measures around Wednesday's protests at the Dáil. Noirin O'Sullivan met...

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Petrol bombs thrown at PSNI car

Police have escaped injury after three petrol bombs were thrown at their vehicle.The attack happened at St Patrick’s Walk in...

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Gardaí seek help identifying body of woman found in sea in Clontarf area

Gardaí are trying to identify a woman whose body was recovered from the sea in Dublin on Tuesday.The woman believed...

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Arson attack destroys Orange Hall in Armagh

Police are treating a fire which destroyed an Orange Hall as arson.It is believed flammable liquid was used to accelerate...

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Gardaí appeal to taxi drivers for information over Dublin mugging

Gardaí at Pearse Street in Dublin are appealing for information after a mugging in the early hours of Thursday morning....

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Water campaigners urge tenants not to pay bill despite legislation

Anti-water charge campaigners say renters should not feel intimidated into paying their water bill, after controversial legal changes were passed...

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Fatal motorcycle crash on Dublin’s North Wall Quay

A motorcyclist has been killed following a crash on North Wall Quay in Dublin this morning.The man, who was in...

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UK officials debated moving entire population of Hong Kong to Ireland

Even at the time it must have seemed like a truly bizarre idea.In the midst of the Troubles, it was...

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Garda Commissioner faces committee following Leinster House protest

The Garda Commissioner is to appear before an Oireachtas Committee this morning to face questions over a protest outside the...

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93% of junior doctors work extra hours

A new study is calling on the HSE to put support measures in place for junior doctors. The survey carried...

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Medical professionals due in court over death of Irish woman at abortion clinic

Two nurses and a doctor will appear at a London court today charged with the manslaughter of an Irish woman....

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Barnardos says next budget is government’s ‘last chance’ on child poverty

Barnardos said it wants to see the Government step up to the plate in Budget 2016. The children's charity says...

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Baltimore search resumes today

Navy divers, members of the coastguard and volunteers will resume the search for Barry Davis Ryan this morning. The search...

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Man due in court over Dublin stabbings

A man is due to appear in court this morning charged in connection with a number of stabbings in Dublin...

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Funeral of Athlone victims in Tunisia attack takes place today

The funeral of an Athlone couple shot dead in a terror attack on a Tunisian beach will take place this...

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200 charges brought after drugs raids in three counties

Sixty people have been arrested by gardaí targeting the sale of drugs in Dublin, Cork and Wexford.Two hundred charges, mostly...

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