World: Ireland

Irish woman who died after having abortion in UK ‘looked drunk’

Friday  19:15,   20 april 2018
MSN

Irish woman who died after having abortion in UK ‘looked drunk’Aisha Chithira had a termination at a Marie Stopes clinic in Ealing, west London, in January[...]

Rugby Players Ireland to facilitate player behaviour workshops 'in light of recent events'

Friday  18:05,   20 april 2018
Journal.ie

Rugby Players Ireland to facilitate player behaviour workshops 'in light of recent events'Paddy Jackson and Stuart Olding had their contracts with the IRFU and Ulster revoked last weekend following a review into their behaviour in the wake[...]

Man airlifted from top of Blarney Castle in dramatic Cork rescue operation

Friday  16:50,   20 april 2018
MSN

The incident happened at around 10am when the man, who is thought to be a tourist, said that he felt unwell .The fire services, Blarney Castle staff and community first responders rushed to the scene.It is thought that the man may have suffered a[...]

Tourist airlifted to hospital after collapsing at top of Blarney Castle

Friday  15:01,   20 april 2018
Independent.ie

Tourist airlifted to hospital after collapsing at top of Blarney CastleThe dramatic incident began at 10am when the man, who is believed to be a tourist, complained of feeling[...]

Investigation launched after body of man found in the Grand Canal

Friday  14:15,   20 april 2018
Dublin Live

The discovery was made in the afternoon at 4.20pmAn investigation has been launched by gardai after the body of a man was found in a Dublin[...]

'My last words were, "Love you and see you in Cork" ... it was horrible' - wife of young farmer who died on way to hospital

Thursday  16:09,   19 april 2018
Independent.ie

'My last words were, "Love you and see you in Cork" it was horrible' - wife of young farmer who died on way to hospitalA Cork Coroner's Court inquest heard today that Bernadette Power arrived in Cork only to be told her husband,[...]

Report on special needs boy given to class for 'colouring'

Thursday  15:06,   19 april 2018
Independent.ie

A confidential education report on a special needs boy was given to a senior infants class to use as a colouring project. An investigation is under way into the incident, which occurred at a Co Tipperary primary school. Five and six-year-olds in a[...]

Junk food marketers accused of secretly targeting kids through internet and social media

Thursday  13:57,   19 april 2018
Dublin Live

Junk food marketers accused of secretly targeting kids through internet and social mediaIt was a little-known UK data research company until it made world headlines after it emerged it harvested Facebook data for political clients’ ends, including[...]

Man, 60s, arrested after €1 million worth of cannabis found in Finglas house

Thursday  13:57,   19 april 2018
Dublin Live

Man, 60s, arrested after €1 million worth of cannabis found in Finglas houseThe arrest and seizure of cannabis were made at a house in south Finglas yesterday afternoon, April[...]

Teenage cyclist dies in collision with truck

Thursday  13:57,   19 april 2018
Independent.ie

A 19-year-old cyclist has died after he was involved in a collision with a truck in south Dublin. The teenager was rushed to hospital with serious injuries following the incident that occurred between Donnybrook and UCD yesterday. The incident[...]

FAI referee sacked after bosses discovered he officiated three matches while on sick leave

Thursday  11:30,   19 april 2018
Independent.ie

An FAI soccer referee was given the ‘red card’ by his employer after his bosses discovered that he officiated at three matches while on sick leave last year. In the case, the Dublin based general operative received €4,000 in sick pay from his[...]

Investigation in Offaly after body of newborn found in boot of car

Wednesday  09:31,   18 april 2018
Journal.ie

Investigation in Offaly after body of newborn found in boot of carThe investigation was revealed this morning by The Times Ireland, which reported that the baby was delivered in the car near Birr on 29[...]

Landlords who raise rents by more than the allowed limit will face criminal charges under planned new laws

Tuesday  17:46,   17 april 2018
Journal.ie

Landlords who raise rents by more than the allowed limit will face criminal charges under planned new lawsHousing Minister Eoghan Murphy today secured Cabinet approval to publish the general scheme of the new Residential Tenancies[...]

Gardai investigating circumstances surrounding death of baby

Tuesday  12:15,   17 april 2018
Independent.ie

Gardai are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of an infant after it was discovered in the boot of a car. Gardai have confirmed to Independent.ie that the infant died on March 29 in Co Offaly. A source told Independent.ie that the[...]

Taxis banned from College Green during weekday mornings

Monday  23:25,   16 april 2018
Journal.ie

Around 150 taxis per hour move southbound through College Green during the morning peak, according to the NTA. The changes have come after a number of other changes by the NTA, including redirected bus routes and introducing longer and more frequent [...]