Some Irish Defence Forces staff ‘sleeping in cars outside barracks’

One in five Irish Defence Forces staff are claiming Family Income Support to make ends meet, it has been claimed.The group representing rank and file members, PDFORRA, has been voicing concerns about the cuts they have endured in recent years.It...

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Young sex offenders ‘start off with child porn’

Almost of a quarter of sex offenders referred to One in Four for treatment last year was aged under 25.The organisation says many of the young men began offending as adolescents by downloading child pornography, before moving on to abusing...

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Bankruptcies registered in Ireland this year now stands at 300

The number of bankruptcies registered in Ireland to date have increased 8 fold, when compared with figures from 2011.According to...

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McNulty intends to stand for FG in next general election

The Arts Minister Heather Humphries says Fine Gael officials told her John McNulty wanted to be on the board of...

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M50 North at Junction 6 has reopened

Gardai say the M50 North at Junction 6 has now fully reopened following a fire earlier.Traffic was very heavy in...

Tuesday, 30/09/14 - 10:47pm Read More

M50 Northbound still closed

Gardai are advising motorists in Dublin that the M50 Northbound at Junction 6 is still closed after a truck caught...

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Quinlan will continue as ministerial driver to Coffey

The Junior Environment Minister Paudie Coffey says he doesn't believe there was any conflict of interest in appointing Hilary Quinlan...

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Request for public assistance in identification of deceased man in Galway

Gardai in Salthill, Galway wish to seek the publics assistance in the identification of the body of a male who...

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McNulty: I wasn’t ‘pushed’, and my integrity is intact

John McNulty insists he wasn't pushed or asked to step aside from the Seanad by-election race.The Donegal businessman withdrew from...

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Gardaí renew appeal over Dublin stabbing – seek taxi drivers as witnesses

Gardaí in Dublin are renewing their appeal for information after a woman was stabbed in the city centre last week....

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Director of Irish water resigns

A former Fine Gael councillor has resigned from the board of Irish Water.Hilary Quinlan resigned today, after it was revealed...

Tuesday, 30/09/14 - 5:25pm Read More

M50 northbound closed as silage truck on fire

Motorists are being urged to avoid the M50 near Blanchardstown after a truck carrying silage bales caught fire.Gardaí said emergency...

Tuesday, 30/09/14 - 4:58pm Read More

Stage school legend Billie Barry dies

Billie Barry has died.The legendary stage school teacher passed away peacefully at a Dublin nursing home this morning. In a...

Tuesday, 30/09/14 - 4:41pm Read More

12 arrested at water meter protests in Dublin

Twelve people have been arrested during protests against the installation of water meters in North Dublin.Gardaí also confirmed that a...

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John McNulty withdraws from Seanad race over controversy

Government candidate John McNulty has withdrawn from the race for a Seanad seat, following a controversy over his nomination and...

Tuesday, 30/09/14 - 4:00pm Read More

Three plead not guilty to murder of dissident republican at Meath pub

Three Dublin men have pleaded not guilty to the murder of a dissident republican outside a pub in Co Meath.Peter...

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Varadkar: Health overspend past €430m

The Health Minister has revealed that the over-run in the HSE has now exceeded €430m. Leo Varadkar has told the...

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Government announces reform of State board appointments

The Government has unveiled a new system for appointments to State boards.It has signed off on a new system where...

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Six due in court over drugs seizure

Five men and a teenager are due in court in connection with the sale and supply of drugs in Dublin's...

Tuesday, 30/09/14 - 2:40pm Read More

High Court petition seeks to undo Irish Water

The High Court is being asked to quash the government's decision to transfer the water supply to Irish Water.Elizabeth Hourihane...

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