Grandmother speaks about losing her daughter and two young grandkids in Limerick murder

By Ryan O’Rourke The mother of a 25-year-old woman stabbed to death along with her friend and two children, has spoken for the first time about the pain of losing her only daughter and grandchildren. Abina Ring (aged 51) lost...

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Dublin couple collect €11.3m Lotto prize: ‘There are so many things we want to do for our loved ones’

A Dublin couple made the very short trip to the National Lottery offices on Abbey Street today to collect a humongous €11,345,002 Lotto jackpot. They won the prize in Saturday’s draw with a Quick Pick ticket bought on the day...

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Former Celtic kitman facing child sex charge remanded in custody in Belfast for own safety

A former Celtic Football Club youth coach and kitman charged with a child sex offence has been remanded in prison...

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Offaly GP Bernadette Scully never liked administering drugs to her daughter, manslaughter trial hears

An Offaly GP on trial for allegedly killing her severely disabled daughter with a lethal dose of a sedative has...

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‘No separate rule for Gerry Adams’: Brendan Howlin

By Fiachra Ó Cionnaith, Political Correspondent Labour leader Brendan Howlin has warned there “can’t be a separate rule for Gerry...

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Poison centre gets 4,800 calls per year about children under 10

9,600 calls are made to the National Poisons Information Centre each year, with 56% of them relating to children under...

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Two burnt-out cars, post mortem and witness accounts key to Aidan O’Driscoll murder, say gardaí

Gardaí investigating the murder of father-of-two Aidan ‘The Beast’ O’Driscoll in Cork say it is too early to speculate who...

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Austin Stack confronts Gerry Adams at public event

The son of a murdered prison officer today confronted Sinn Féin leader Gerry Adams at a press conference and told...

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Report into alleged ‘smear campaign’ against Garda whistleblowers submitted to Dept of Justice

A report into an alleged ‘smear campaign’ against Garda whistleblowers has been submitted to the Department of Justice.  The Tánaiste...

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Four men released without charge over greyhound kidnapping

Four men arrested in connection with the kidnapping of one of the country’s fastest greyhounds have been released without charge,...

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Man to appear in court in connection with seized firearm in Dublin

A 44-year-old man has been charged in connection with the seizure of a firearm in Dublin. It follows a planned...

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Micheál Martin accuses Gerry Adams of lying about knowledge of Stack murder

The Fianna Fáil leader says Gerry Adams is not telling the truth about the murder of Brian Stack. The Portlaoise...

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Christmas shoppers urged to be wary of thieves

Christmas shoppers are been urged to remain vigilant for thieves operating in retail car parks. New figures show that €400,000...

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Today is one of the biggest shopping days of Christmas

The National Standards Authority is warning consumers to always look for the CE Mark when buying toys and electrical products....

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Luas tram being filled with Christmas presents for homeless in Dublin

Efforts will get underway this morning to fill a Luas tram full of Christmas presents for homeless people. Transdev has...

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USI: Student loans place unfair burden on students

Student loans for university fees are not the best way to fund higher education. The representatives of over half a...

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CF campaigners hopeful for deal as HSE continue negotiations for Orkambi drug

Cystic Fibrosis campaigners say they are hopeful a deal can be done with the makers of a life-changing drug. Last...

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Poll: Fianna Fáil is the most popular party in the country; Taoiseach sees 7% rise in popularity

Fianna Fáil is officially the most popular party in the country once more, and support for Taoiseach Enda Kenny is...

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Man killed in Limerick road accident

A male pedestrian has been killed in a road traffic collision in Co Limerick, writes David Raleigh. Gardaí believe the...

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No winner of Lotto jackpot

There was no winner of tonight’s Lotto jackpot, worth €2m.

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