Security alert over suspicious object in Lurgan

A security alert is under way after the discovery of a suspicious object in County Armagh.It was found in a fast food restaurant on Union Street, Lurgan, at around 10.30pm tonight.British Army bomb disposal experts are at the scene and...

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Phil Hogan officially resigns to take up European role

The former Environment Minister has formally submitted his resignation from the Oireachtas, to take up his role as EU Commissioner.Phil Hogan thanked Taoiseach Enda Kenny for selecting him as the Irish nominee for membership of the European Commission.The Fine Gael...

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Man to appear in court over Dublin airport ebola hoax

A 56-year-old man who was arrested in connection with an incident on board an aircraft at Dublin Airport today is...

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Man dead after work accident in Drogheda

A 46-year-old man has died following a industrial accident in Co Louth.The incident happened at the Premier Periclase plant on...

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Horsemeat scandal hits courts in defamation case between companies

A meat trader claims his business was brought to its knees by false and malicious allegations made during the horsemeat...

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Man arrested in connection with McConville killing released without charge

A man arrested by detectives investigating the kidnap and murder of Belfast mother-of-10 Jean McConville has been released without charge.The...

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Dublin man jailed for ‘one punch’ killing

A Dublin man has received a six and a half year prison sentence for the one punch manslaughter of another...

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Two men jailed for attacking gardaí at halting site

Two members of the Travelling community have been jailed for taking part in a violent attack on gardai in a...

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Image of late Wexford woman used in ‘violent and pornographic’ movie, court told

The High Court has heard the image of a missing Wexford woman was used without permission in a violent and...

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Three arrested after airport Ebola scare

Gardaí are investigating after an Aer Lingus plane had to go into lockdown in Dublin Airport following a prank by...

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Draft NI budget agreed before deadline

Stormont ministers have agreed a draft budget for next year ahead of tomorrow's UK Treasury-imposed deadline.The deal, which will see...

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Phone theft teen collared by tracker app

A teenage boy was arrested for stealing a phone at O'Connell Bridge in Dublin city centre after a tracker app...

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Security alert at Dublin airport after Ebola plane prank

By Noel Baker, Irish ExaminerGardaí are investigating after an Aer Lingus plane had to go into lockdown in Dublin Airport...

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Protesters disrupt Irish Water meeting in Cork

Protesters have broken up a meeting between Irish Water and local councillors in Cork today.The meeting in the Silver Springs...

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Secondary medical card test proposed under ‘more compassionate’s system

Health Minister Leo Varadkar has said there will be a secondary medical card test for those who do not meet...

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Woman injured in Longford carjacking incident

A man and a woman are recovering and a second man is in custody following an alleged assault and carjacking...

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Organisers say weekend water charge protests will be "unprecedented"

Anti-water charges campaigners predict more than 100,000 protesters will be on the streets at 70 demonstrations around the country this...

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‘No evidence’ against republican charged over McConville killing, court told

There is no evidence against a veteran republican charged in connection with one of the North's most notorious murders, a...

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Man dies after multi-vehicle crash in Co Sligo

A man has died following a crash involving a truck and two cars in Co Sligo today.It happened on the...

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Anti-fluoridation campaign ‘risk to young’, leading dentist claims

Authorities are taking a big risk with children's health if they introduce fluoride-free water, one of the country's most senior...

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