Joe O’Reilly applies to have murder conviction declared a miscarriage of justice

The Court of Appeal has reserved judgment on whether Joe O'Reilly can apply to have his conviction for murdering his wife declared a miscarriage of justice.In July 2007 Joe O'Reilly was convicted by a Central Criminal Court jury and sentenced...

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Visiting restrictions continue at Tallaght Hospital

Visiting restrictions due to a flu outbreak at Tallaght Hospital in Dublin, have been maintained following a review.The hospital says only visits to critically ill patients, and parents of children in the National Children's Hospital will be allowed. The hospital...

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Edward Snowden wants to return to the US for a fair trial

Former NSA systems analyst Edward Snowden says he wants to return to the US if he is guaranteed a fair...

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US woman tells court Dwyer fantasised about killing Elaine O’Hara

A young American woman has testified that Graham Dwyer told her that he wanted to kill Elaine O'Hara if Ms...

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Gardaí ‘pushed’ for Ian Bailey case

A former Garda inspector pushed for a harassment case against Ian Bailey despite concerns it would be difficult to prosecute,...

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Arrests made in Dean Johnson murder probe

A man is being questioned by Gardaí in Dublin in connection with the murder of Dean Johnson in Clondalkin in...

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Plain packaging for cigarettes passed by Oireachtas

Laws on the plain packaging of cigarettes have been passed by the Oireachtas.The bill will now be sent to the...

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Five car pile-up on Limerick Tunnel

By David RaleighThe southbound bore of the Limerick Tunnel is closed following a five-car pile-up.The serious road crash - involving...

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Passenger planes dodged Russian bombers in Irish-controlled airspace

By Sean O'Riordan, Irish ExaminerCommercial jets carrying hundreds of people had to be diverted in mid-air or else prevented from...

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Government to veto FF bill on banking insolvency arrangements

The Taoiseach Enda Kenny has said the Government will not accept a Fianna Fáil bill which would stop banks from...

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New traps to aid eels migration

Redesigned eel traps have been put in at a hydro-electric dam on the River Erne to prevent a repeat of...

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Enniscorthy Gardaí appeal for information on missing man

Gardaí in Enniscorthy are seeking the public's help in tracing the whereabouts of 52-year-old John Kearns.He is missing from his...

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Judge rejects O’Donnell family bid to stop home repossession

A solicitor turned billion euro property investor is facing eviction from a mansion on one of Ireland's most exclusive addresses...

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Bill to force plain packaging for cigarettes set for approval today

New laws introducing plain packaging for cigarettes could be passed by the Oireachtas as early as this evening.Children's Minister James...

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All-Ireland child heart unit confirmed for Dublin

Children's heart operations in Ireland will be delivered on a cross-border basis from a single surgical centre in Dublin, Stormont's...

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VIDEO: Supreme Court sits in Cork for first time

The Supreme Court is sitting in Cork today for the first time in the history of the State.Two divisions of...

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‘Master’ and ‘slave’ contacts saved on phones, Dwyer trial told

Graham Dwyer's murder trial has heard the contacts indicating "master" and "slave" were saved on two Nokia phones found in...

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Limerick to host Festival of Kindness

Limerick will host a free Festival of Kindness, from March 13-17, it was announced today.The initiative has been organised from...

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Varadkar defends decision to allow HSE to integrate Dublin Fire Brigade Ambulance functions

Health Minister Leo Varadkar has defended a decision by the HSE to take over the Fire Brigade Ambulance service in...

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Gardaí search for missing Dublin woman Pamela Kenny

Gardaí have asked for the public's help in tracing missing woman Pamela Kenny.The 52-year-old has been missing from her home...

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