Over 100 jobs created as Tesco opens new Cork store

By Eoin EnglishSupermarket chain Tesco has created 104 new jobs with the opening of its newest store in Cork this morning.The 32,000 sq ft outlet in Ballincollig, which opened its doors at 8am, will employ a total of 125 people,...

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Elderly pedestrian killed in Cork road accident

Gardaí are investigating a fatal road accident in Kilcrohane, Co Cork at approximately 8.05pm last night.An 82-year-old male pedestrian was struck by a car. He was taken to Cork University Hospital and pronounced dead a shortly before midnight.The road is...

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Fingers crossed as Euromillions jackpot set to reach €190m

Tonight's EuroMillions jackpot will be worth an estimated €190m.Players have until 7.25pm tonight to buy their ticket to be in...

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Concerns raised about lavish spending at State-funded group over a year ago

It has emerged that an official complaint was made about spending at Hepatitis lobby group Positive Action more than a...

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Garda Ombudsman to investigate fatal crash during high-speed chase

The Garda Ombudsman Commission is Iinvestigating after a high-speed car chase on the M7 last night claimed the life of...

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Woman dead and several injured from multi-car crash after gardaí chase in Kildare

A woman has died after being caught up in a high speed car chase on the M7. The victim, who...

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Number of injuries in serious Kildare crash involving garda car

A serious road traffic collision has occurred on the M7 near Kildare.The crash occurred at approximately 8.45pm just past the...

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McDonald attacks blog post on Máiria Cahill

Sinn Féin's deputy leader Mary Lou McDonald has criticised a blog post which described Máiria Cahill's relationship with her alleged...

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Gardaí investigate alleged misuse of funds at patients’ lobby group

A Garda investigation is underway into the alleged misuse of public money by a lobby group for Hepatitis C patients.The...

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Builder jailed for aggravated burglary and threats to wife

A construction worker has been jailed for 18 months for threatening to kill his wife and for attacking his neighbours...

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Horse trainer Fenton fined €6k over steroids

A leading Irish racehorse trainer has been fined €6,000 for possession of steroids and other banned substances at his stables.Philip...

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Govt considers plans for ‘Track My Crime’ service

Victims of crime could soon be able to track the progress of Garda investigations online.The Minister for Justice Frances Fitzgerald...

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Taoiseach: Decision on capped water charges ‘in next few weeks’

The Taoiseach Enda Kenny says a decision will be made "in the next few weeks" on whether to extend the...

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Man held as couple named locally in double killing

A retired school teacher and his wife, a former nurse, have been found dead in a suspected double murder.Kathleen and...

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Cork launches electric car initiative in aim to become European Green Capital

The increasing popularity of electric cars is set to have a major effect on transportation in Ireland, according to the...

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Govt cut VAT on herbal tea

The Government is cutting the VAT rate on herbal tea as part of measures included in the Finance Bill.It is...

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Father-of-one admits part in Dublin cannabis operation

A man has admitted his part in a major drugs operation in west Dublin.James Carroll was arrested after almost a...

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PAC to investigate spending at defunct Hepatitis C support group

The Public Accounts Committee has agreed to investigate spending at a Hepatitis C group.The decision comes after the group, Positive...

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Gardaí find hatchet at scene of double-killing in Donegal

Gardaí in Donegal are questioning a 42-year-old man over the deaths of a couple in their 70s.Pic: Joe BolandThe bodies...

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Gardaí hunt for man after two stabbed in Cork

Two men have been stabbed after a fight with a third man broke out on the grounds of Cork University...

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