PSNI warns over budget amid political battle

Police have warned anti-terrorism resources should not be eroded by budget wrangling in the North.A total of 171 bombings, shootings and paramilitary-style attacks were perpetrated in the last year, the Police Federation for Northern Ireland (PFNI) said. With the anniversary...

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Flower show ready to Bloom in Phoenix Park

More than 800,000 plants will be sold over the next five days at the Bord Bia Bloom show in the Phoenix Park in Dublin.25 different gardens will compete in the ninth annual event, with up to 100,000 people expected at...

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Villiers cannot rule out Westminster interference in North’s welfare

The Northern Secretary said she cannot rule out Westminster legislating on welfare matters in Stormont.Theresa Villiers is meeting the Northern...

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Taoiseach denies seeing ‘internal Aer Lingus’ report specifying job losses after sale

The Taoiseach Enda Kenny has admitted he did not see a secret report prepared for Aer Lingus on potential jobs...

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Firearms seized in Finglas

Three guns, ammunition, tablets and a powder like-substance have been seized in Dublin.It followed a number of searches in the...

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Church of Ireland issues statement on sex offence involving lay worker at cathedral

The Church of Ireland said personnel at St Patrick's Cathedral in Dublin engaged fully with the authorities regarding a lay...

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Pro-life campaign downplays repeal of eighth support

The pro-life campaign is playing down reports of public support for repealing of the eighth amendment, in the wake of...

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Ireland’s electricity among most expensive in EU

Ireland's electricity prices were the third highest in the EU in the second half of 2014.According to figures released by...

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Trips to Ireland up 13.5%

The number of trips to Ireland in the last year increased by 13.5%, according to the latest CSO figures.Almost 1.8...

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Parents warned of bouncing play dangers

Parents are being warned about the potential dangers of trampolines and bouncy castles. During the month of May last year...

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House prices up 16% in year, CSO figures show

House prices rose slightly - by 0.6% - last month and are up almost 16% in the last year.The CSO...

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€6m investment for Waterford harbour

The Marine Minister has announced €6 million for works at Dunmore East harbour in Co Waterford.It is the largest single...

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Kenny: Aer Lingus deal the best for the nation

The Taoiseach said he believes the Government has achieved the best deal for the country after agreeing to sell the...

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Ireland found to breach European legislation on smacking

Ireland’s laws on smacking children have been found to be in breach of European legislation. In a ruling issued this...

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Vatican politician labels Irish vote ‘defeat for humanity’

The Vatican’s secretary of state has called the Irish vote to legalise gay marriage a “defeat for humanity”.Cardinal Pietro Parolin...

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Human rights issues raised in North’s emergency departments

Concerns over care standards experienced by patients treated in the North’s emergency departments have been flagged up by a human...

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100 new jobs for Cork in cyber security firm

100 jobs are on the way to Cork.A Canadian cybersecurity company is hiring for a new European Headquarters and Security...

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European inspectors to review Ireland’s trafficking policy

A Council of Europe investigation team arrives in Ireland today to review Ireland's efforts to combat human trafficking here.The Migrant...

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Minister Flanagan on trade mission to South Africa

The Minister for Foreign Affairs Charlie Flanagan is leading 34 Irish companies on a trade mission that heads to South...

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Patients fear complaining will result in worse care

Many patients at Irish hospitals are afraid to lodge complaints in case it affects their standard of care, according to...

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