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Monday, February 20, 2017

Source says McCabe file error was obvious

New information has emerged about the referral to Tusla relating to garda whistleblower Sergeant Maurice McCabe, which included a false serious child abuse allegation. This document was not in the Tu...

Man held after armed raid in Dublin

GARDAÍ HAVE ARRESTED a man after the armed robbery of a shop in south Dublin yesterday. The robbery happened at a convenience store on Thorncastle Street, Ringsend at about 5.40pm. Gardaí say a man e...

Coveney calls for ‘quick transition to a new leadership’ after St Patrick̵...

The Minister for Social Protection Leo Varadkar has put pressure on Taoiseach Enda Kenny to step down or be pushed. Varadkar fancies himself as the next leader of Fine Gael but will have to duke it o...

Hard border ‘inevitable’ unless NI given special status post-Brexit: Adams

Anti-Brexit campaigners have brought traffic to a crawl on the main road between Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland. Mock customs checkpoint set up to stop traffic. Go-slow kicking off on M...

Newry and Armagh: Sinn Féin facing battle to win three seats

Sinn Féin's leader in Northern Ireland, Michelle O'Neill, has attended an event to commemorate four IRA men who were killed by the SAS in Clonoe, Co Tyrone, in 1992. At the IRA commemoration near Coa...

Irish dad-of-three dies after stab incident in Sydney

A 25-YEAR-OLD Irish woman has been charged with the murder of a 29-year-old Irish man who was stabbed to death in Sydney, Australia earlier today. The fatal stabbing took place in the suburb of Padst...

Adams risks direct rule for a wish list — but may have to settle for less

The ongoing controversy surrounding the renewable heat incentive scheme was, inevitably, a source of contention in the UTV election debate. While it was Sinn Féin that triggered the collapse of the A...

VIDEO: Protest held in Derry’s city centre over DUP leader’s comments on the I...

PSNI in Foyle are investigating the report of an assault in the Chamberlain Street area of the city at around 3am this morning. A man aged in his 50's was taken to hospital with facial injuries follo...

Crowds expected to gather at Garda stations later to show solidarity for whistleblowers

It was barely 6am when Katherine Zappone's phone began flashing and buzzing with the incoming call. The first light before dawn was still nearly an hour away in Seattle, on the west coast of the Unit...

Fionnan Sheahan: Fine Gael’s moral drift catches up with Enda Kenny at last

If anyone was under any illusion the impact Brexit will have on Sligo and the North West then a Fine Gael meeting on the topic which was attended by An Taoiseach Enda Kenny in Sligo on Friday night w...

Irish woman charged in connection with the murder of Wexford man in Australia

Neighbours have revealed their horror after an Irish man was stabbed to death in Sydney, Australia. David Walsh, 25, from Wexford died after he was stabbed in the neck outside his house on Friday nig...

Court overturns decision to award hillwalker €40000

Hillwalking groups welcomed the overturning of a €40,000 award made to a woman who sued after injuring herself while hiking in the Wicklow mountains. Share. Email. Go To. Comments. High Court judge M...

A pedestrian has been killed in Co Meath in what Gardai are describing as a “suspected hit...

Gardaí in Meath are hunting for a hit and run driver after a man in his 20s was killed on the Rathmolyon to Summerhill Road in Meath last night. The young man was discovered lying on the roadside at ...

Anti-Brexit campaigners stage motorway protest amid hard border fears

An anti-Brexit protest on the border near Dundalk yesterday saw traffic grind to a halt as a number of vans, trucks and tractors formed a "go-slow" convoy on the main motorway between Ireland and the...

Man fatally stabbed after row at Tallaght flat is named locally as Glen McKeever

The tragic incident took place at Deerpark Avenue in Kiltipper shortly after 4.40am last night, with RTÉ News reporting that the body was discovered after gardai were called to the scene. The circums...

Manager of Kilkenny’s Rape Crisis Centre says Tusla’s role in whistleblower ca...

Peter Charleton, the Supreme Court judge who is to chair the inquiry into the Garda whistleblowers controversy, is known as an independent intellectual. The experienced criminal lawyer also has a rep...

Someone in Ireland is €1m richer after tonight’s EuroMillions draw

One lucky Irish punter has woken up €1m richer this morning after scooping the win in the EuroMillions on Friday night. Netting the fortune in the Ireland only raffle, the golden ticket has the code ...

A man has been stabbed to death in Dublin on Saturday morning

A 32-year-old man has died after being stabbed at a block of apartments in Tallaght early on Saturday morning. Emergency services were called to Deerpark Avenue at approximately 4.40am where the man'...

Irish woman charged with murder in Australia after fiance dies from stab wound

A 30-year-old man has died in a western Sydney driveway after being stabbed in the neck . 1 / 20. +><. Man dies following stabbing attack in Sydney NOW. Man dies following stabbing attack in Sy...

Deaths in Donegal, Saturday, February 18th

Christina (Tina) Botha (nee Earley), 31 Naomh Phádraig, Drumshanbo. Died on Thursday, 16th February, 2017. Sadly missed by her sons Bruce, Warren and David, daughters Shannon and Sarah, brothers Jerr...