Firearm discharged from house in Co Cork

A near seven-hour armed siege has ended peacefully after an 89-year-old man walked out of his home, after a shot was earlier fired when gardai went to his house to revoke his firearms licence.According to Garda sources at least one...

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Mairia Cahill: Someone else will come forward to prove SF cover-up

Mairia Cahill says she is convinced that other victims of abuse will come forward and discredit Sinn Fein's assertions that it didn't cover up sexual abuse.Ms Cahill claims she had to face her alleged abuser in a republican-style court, and...

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Weather warnings in effect tonight with strong winds and heavy rain

Ireland is facing into some heavy rain tonight as Ireland experiences the tail end of Hurricance Gonzalo.The storm has already...

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Public sector hiring 550 entry and graduate level jobs

Recruitment is underway to fill over 550 jobs in the public sector.The positions are at entry and graduate level -...

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Minister: Incident at British nuclear plant could result in food industry hit to Ireland

Ireland could take an economic hit if there is an accident at a new nuclear power plant in England, according...

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Eircom service restored to 50,000 in Cork

Eircom says service has now been fully restored after an outage earlier today. Around 50,000 telephone customers and a few...

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Bank worker who stole €100k to fund gambling addiction spared jail term

A young bank worker who stole €100,000 from a Kildare branch of AIB has been spared a jail term.Conor Egan...

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Dublin man jailed for five years for sexual abuse of nieces

A Dublin man who abused two of his nieces has been jailed for five years.The abuse began at their grandmother's...

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Judge issues warrant for garda in harassment case

A judge has issued a bench warrant for the arrest of a garda charged with harassing a woman after the...

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Irish Water claims bonus system can reduce salaries, not increase them

Irish Water says its system for paying bonuses to workers will not allow staff to increase their overall salary.The company...

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Accused in €50k robbery case granted bail for a day for drug treatment

A man charged over a €50,000 cash-in-transit heist in Dublin has been given one day bail to travel to a...

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New mental health support website launched

A new website is being launched to provide information on mental health support services around Ireland.Yourmentalhealth.ie is part of an...

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Gardaí arrest 17-year-old over Waterford fire

Gardaí in Waterford have arrested a 17-year-old man in connection with a house fire in Ballbeg last week. Three children...

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U2 star fails to fast-track case against accountant

U2's Larry Mullen has failed to have legal proceedings against his accountant fast-tracked to the Commercial Court.The drummer is suing...

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Italian accused of landlord’s murder sent to trial in his absence

An Italian man accused of murdering his landlord in Dublin will stand trial in December 2015.Tom O'Gorman was stabbed to...

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HSE rules out Ebola in treatment of woman taken to Mater isolation unit

Update 13:38: The HSE says it has now ruled out Ebola as a causeA woman was taken to the National...

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Visitor 1,000,000 to Cliffs of Moher this year

The Cliffs of Moher in Co Clare welcomed its one millionth visitor of the year today. Rita Shaw from Florida...

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90% of landlords told to fix homes following inspection

Almost 90% of landlords whose properties were inspected by Dublin City Council have been told to get their houses in...

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Man accused of Dublin carjacking appealing bail refusal

A man accused of stabbing a taxi driver during an alleged carjacking in Dublin is applying for bail in the...

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White: Irish Water bonus scheme ‘jars with me’

The Minister for Communications, Energy and Natural Resources Alex White says the idea of having bonuses for Irish Water staff...

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