World: Ireland

'We've outgrown this dated practice': Bill tabled to open pubs on Good Friday

Friday  17:55,   24 february 2017
Journal.ie

Irish pubs are an “intrinsic part” of our tourism offering and we should end this practice, said Senator Billy Lawless.Supported by a range of independent Seanad members including Victor Boyhan, Michael McDowell and Gerard Craughwell, the[...]

12,000 homes in Dublin will soon be monitored for what they're putting in their green bins

Friday  12:25,   24 february 2017
Journal.ie

The trial is in order to combat large amounts of general back bin waste from being dumped into green bin.Panda Waste Management said that it would be trialling the new system on 12,000 households in Fingal in[...]

12,000 homes in Dublin will soon be monitored for what they're putting in their green bins

Friday  12:25,   24 february 2017
Journal.ie

The trial is in order to combat large amounts of general back bin waste from being dumped into green bin.Panda Waste Management said that it would be trialling the new system on 12,000 households in Fingal in[...]

'Receiving corrupt payments' among 212 garda charges

Friday  12:20,   24 february 2017
Irish Independent

'Receiving corrupt payments' among 212 garda chargesGarda John O'Halloran appeared before Cork Circuit Criminal Court charged with a total of 212[...]

'Receiving corrupt payments' among 212 garda charges

Friday  12:11,   24 february 2017
Irish Independent

'Receiving corrupt payments' among 212 garda chargesGarda John O'Halloran appeared before Cork Circuit Criminal Court charged with a total of 212[...]

Two rescued as 15 are evacuated from blaze at Dublin flat

Friday  12:11,   24 february 2017
Journal.ie

The fire took place at a building on Dublin’s North Circular Road. Several units of Dublin Fire Brigade were called to the scene at the three storey property not far from Phoenix Park.Firefighters were still at the scene at 8am this morning but the[...]

Two rescued as 15 are evacuated from blaze at Dublin flat

Friday  12:11,   24 february 2017
Journal.ie

The fire took place at a building on Dublin’s North Circular Road. Several units of Dublin Fire Brigade were called to the scene at the three storey property not far from Phoenix Park.Firefighters were still at the scene at 8am this morning but the[...]

'It's hard as a parent watching her scream in pain' - Parents plead for funds for seriously ill Megan (9)

Friday  12:11,   24 february 2017
Irish Independent

'It's hard as a parent watching her scream in pain' - Parents plead for funds for seriously ill Megan (9)Megan Farrell (9) from Finglas, Co Dublin, is currently in Crumlin hospital for the fourth time since November[...]

'It's hard as a parent watching her scream in pain' - Parents plead for funds for seriously ill Megan (9)

Friday  12:11,   24 february 2017
Irish Independent

'It's hard as a parent watching her scream in pain' - Parents plead for funds for seriously ill Megan (9)Megan Farrell (9) from Finglas, Co Dublin, is currently in Crumlin hospital for the fourth time since November[...]

Coast Guard operation underway after man falls ill on fishing boat

Thursday  10:51,   23 february 2017
Journal.ie

The rescue services are heading to the scene.This is the Coast Guard’s second long-range operation in two days, and is taking place off the South West[...]

'Somebody has done something to her, somebody knows what happened' - Sister of woman missing for six years pleads for answers

Thursday  10:51,   23 february 2017
Irish Independent

'Somebody has done something to her, somebody knows what happened' - Sister of woman missing for six years pleads for answersMother-of-one Esra (38) was last seen leaving her home in Clondalkin, west Dublin, on February 23,[...]

'I got a sick feeling in my stomach' - Mum of Ronan (3) who drowned in hotel pool at kids club tells inquest

Thursday  10:51,   23 february 2017
Irish Independent

A THREE-year-old boy died after his first kids’ club event at a hotel swimming pool, an inquest has heard. The inquest was told children entering the hotel pool area were instructed to wait to be given armbands by kids club staff.At an inquest into[...]

Café charging homeless €10 to sleep accused of 'exploitation'

Thursday  10:51,   23 february 2017
Irish Independent

Café charging homeless €10 to sleep accused of 'exploitation'Homeless people have been sleeping on chairs, floors and under desks at the 5 Star Internet Café on Talbot[...]

Enda Kenny tells Fine Gael he's 'not afraid' of no-confidence motions

Thursday  10:46,   23 february 2017
Irish Independent

TAOISEACH Enda Kenny has taken a series of swipes at his potential challengers, telling TDs and senators that he is “not afraid” of motions of no confidence. Mr Kenny came out fighting at tonight’s parliamentary party meeting as he faced down his[...]

Renewed appeal for missing woman whose car was found abandoned in Bray

Wednesday  22:10,   22 february 2017
MSN

Gardaí have renewed an appeal for information regarding missing Clondalkin woman Esra Uyrun who was last seen six years ago. The 34-year-old who had an address as Collinstown Grove, Clondalkin was last spotted as she left her home at 7.15am [...]