Lucky escape for couple who avoided injury following arson attack

A couple in their 50s have escaped injury after an arson attack in west Belfast. The man and woman, both aged 53, were treated at the scene for smoke inhalation but were not admitted to hospital. Police said two cars...

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Company owned by Denis O’Brien asked to waive confidentiality on 50,000 documents

The inquiry into the sale of SiteServ has asked a company owned by Denis O’Brien to waive confidentiality on up to 50,000 pages of documents. The Cregan Commission has found that while SiteServ itself has waived confidentiality over some of...

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Veronica Guerin’s only child has given his first interview

The only child of murdered journalist Veronica Guerin has given his first interview since her death. Cathal Turley was just...

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€10,000 reward offered for information on sheep rustlers

A financial reward is available to identify sheep rustlers after a livestock theft on the hillsides of the Comeragh Mountains...

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Drivers urged to slow down over the Bank holiday weekend

Drivers are being urged to prepare your vehicle if you plan on taking a long journey this bank holiday weekend....

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EU mobile roaming charges to drop sharply from today

Mobile phone roaming fees in the EU will fall sharply from today – the last step before they are abolished...

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Independent Alliance: Cronyism key issue to resolve before we will join new Government

The Independent Alliance have said it is not certain they will join a Fine Gael led Government. It is after...

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Two paramedics amoung five hospitalised with carbon monoxide poisoning

Two paramedics are among five people who have been rushed to hospital suffering from carbon monoxide poisoning in County Down....

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Cork Gardaí seek help to find missing teen

Gardaí in Cork are looking for the public’s help in tracing the whereabouts of a teenager missing from Macroom. 17-year-old...

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Woman in her 60s killed in Roscrea crash

Update 9.25pm: A woman in her 60s was fatally injured in a road traffic collision this afternoon on the Limerick...

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10,000 Xanax tablets seized in Limerick

10,000 Xanax tablets have been seized by Revenue. They are worth around €20,000 and were found in Limerick. A number...

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Interim payout of €3.5m and an apology given to 12-year-old injured at birth

South Tipperary General Hospital has apologised to a 12-year-old boy who was catastrophically injured at birth, writes Ann O’Loughlin. The...

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MRI waiting lists in Cork reduced from 3,000 to 315 in one year

A senior hospital manager in Cork has defended waiting list times for MRI scans. Gerard O Callaghan is the Chief...

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Gardaí seek information following hit and run incident in Cork

Gardaí are seeking witnesses to a hit and run traffic collision that took place on Lower Glanmire Road, Cork city...

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Smoking costing healthcare system half a billion a year

Smoking has cost our healthcare system a total of €506m as well as €1bn in lost productivity per year, a...

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Prosecutor: David Mahon’s ‘suicide by stepfather’ theory a ‘fantastical suggestion’

The prosecutor in David Mahon’s murder trial has told the jury that his “suicide by stepfather” theory is a fantastical...

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Minority Government deal reached between Fianna Fáil and Fine Gael

Update 7.40pm: Fine Gael and Fianna Fáil both released statements following a provisional deal finally agreed for a minority government...

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Acting Taoiseach and Justice Minister have met with senior Gardaí to discuss gangland crime

Senior Gardaí have met the acting Taoiseach and Justice Minister to brief them on investigations into recent gang related murders...

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Missing 15-year-old from England thought to be in Dublin

Gardaí are appealing for the public’s help in tracing the whereabouts of a missing 15-year-old boy from England. Ricky Wall...

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Homeless crisis expected to worsen in Dublin

The homeless crisis in Dublin is expected to get worse as a key hostel is to close. Pat Doyle the...

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