Pro-life report claims 8th Amendment has saved 100,000 lives

The pro-life campaign has launched a report today to celebrate the lives that the 8th Amendment has saved. The report claims 100,000 lives have been saved as a result of Ireland’s ban on abortion. It claims it is impossible to...

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Man in hospital after armed robbery by two men in Dublin; one suspect still at large

Gardaí have launched a manhunt after a robbery at a shop in Dublin this morning. The robbery took place at a shop in Neilstown, Dublin 22, just before 7am this morning when two men, one armed with a gun, approached...

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Protestors urged to march for increase in cardiac services at Waterford hospital

People in the south east are being urged to show their support this afternoon for a second cath lab at...

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Government withholding €7m in funds from Goal

The Government is withholding more than €7m worth of funding from aid agency Goal. It comes after a US-led investigation...

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Michael Healy Rae: Rural areas need more community based Gardaí

There are calls for more community based Gardaí in rural areas. It comes as a new opinion poll shows that...

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Mary Lou McDonald says politicians cannot ‘run away’ from abortion issue

Thousands of people are expected to turn out for a Pro-Choice march in the capital today. The 5th Annual March...

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PSNI make €1.39m cocaine seizure in Belfast

Cocaine worth an estimated £1.2m (€1.39m) has been seized by police in Belfast. The drugs were found when officers stopped...

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HSE focus on oxygen tanks in ambulance blaze probe

The HSE investigation into the ambulance fire in Naas will look at whether there was a problem with connections to...

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Deal struck in three-year row over Belfast parade

An agreement has been reached to resolve a long-running parade dispute in north Belfast. Minister for Foreign Affairs Charlie Flanagan...

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Siptu blames ‘lack of meaningful negotiation’ for continuation of Dublin Bus strikes

Thousand of commuters are facing severe travel disruption again today as the sixth day of the Dublin Bus strike gets...

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Gardaí to investigate three-year-old boy’s fall that has left him in a serious condition

A three-year-old boy who fell from a building in Offaly yesterday remains in hospital this morning. The toddler was transferred...

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Green Party to discuss putting forward ‘real solutions’ to problems in transport and homelessness

The Green Party has said that it can make real changes to the country in the next Dáil term. The...

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Dublin taxi driver appears in court in Belfast on human trafficking charge

A Dublin taxi driver has appeared in court in the North charged with human trafficking. Chee Seng Chan (aged 51)...

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Howlin denies water charges u-turn as he announces ‘fresh agenda for Labour’

Labour Party leader Brendan Howlin has denied making a u-turn over the party’s position on water charges. Brendan Howlin has...

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Latest: Three-year-old boy who fell from building is transferred to Dublin hospital

Update 10.09pm: A three-year-old boy who fell from a building in Offaly earlier today has been transferred to Temple Street...

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Opposition outlines approach they think Nama inquiry should take

Opposition leaders are writing to the Taoiseach this evening outlining plans for the State’s inquiry into the sale of Nama...

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Limerick parents get ‘baby boxes’ for newborns to sleep in, to tackle risk of infant deaths

By David Raleigh Thousands of “baby box” sleeping cots are to be provided free of charge to parents of children...

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Brendan Howlin wants to double Labour party membership and TDs

Brendan Howlin has said he wants to at least double the number of Labour TDs after the next election. The...

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Good Samaritan helps save 8-week-old baby from Kildare river

A family say they are indebted to a good Samaritan, who helped to save eight-week-old Annabelle from drowning in the...

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Cork city has highest rate of male self-harm in the entire country

Cork city has the highest rate of male self-harm in the country and the second highest rate of self-harm when...

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