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Westminster could be pedestrianised to stop vehicle attacks, Met chief says

Wednesday  09:57,   15 august 2018
msn

Cressida Dick said talks between parliamentary authorities, security agencies, the police and the mayor will take place after Tuesday’s incident.Metropolitan Police Commissioner Cressida Dick praised officers’ courage as they leapt into action[...]
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Two arrested and young woman hospitalised after robbery in Dublin city centre

Wednesday  09:57,   15 august 2018
dublinlive.ie

Gardai are[...]

Paddy Jackson says he is determined to enjoy new life in France

Wednesday  09:57,   15 august 2018
belfastlive.co.uk

He said that he is putting a lot of effort in learning to speak French .“The language has been the most difficult thing. I have a very small bit of French from school, which is not very good at all.“I have been getting lessons twice a week and just[...]

Gardaí are tracking the movements of a convicted rapist linked to Deirdre Jacob murder

Wednesday  09:57,   15 august 2018
thejournal.ie

The man is still alive and living in Dublin.Officers from the Garda cold case unit yesterday upgraded the case of the Kildare woman, who disappeared in 1998, from a missing persons case to a murder[...]

Rain to spread across the country today - but will it stay for the weekend?

Wednesday  09:56,   15 august 2018
thejournal.ie

Met Eireann predicts that conditions will be warm and unsettled in the coming days.The bad news is that the country will be forced to endure humid conditions, as cloud and rain envelops the country until the end of the[...]

‘Staggering’ that pope may not meet abuse victims, says protest organiser

Wednesday  09:30,   15 august 2018
msn

Victims of church sexual abuse are to meet during the Papal Mass at a protest event.Colm O’Gorman said: “It is staggering on the part of the Vatican, they can’t even be bothered to go through the motions of making it appear that this matters to[...]

AAP leader Ashutosh resigns from party, cites ‘personal reason’

Wednesday  09:00,   15 august 2018
indianexpress

AAP leader Ashutosh resigns from party, cites ‘personal reason’“Every journey has an end. My association with AAP which was beautiful/revolutionary has also an end. I have resigned from the PARTY/requested PAC to accept the same. It is purely from a [...]

In PM Speech, Big Health And Space Mission, Warning For Rapists: 10 Facts

Wednesday  08:20,   15 august 2018
ndtv

In PM Speech, Big Health And Space Mission, Warning For Rapists: 10 FactsNew Delhi: On India's 72nd Independence Day, Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced the long-awaited manned space mission by India, for which space agency ISRO has been[...]

Builders find terrifying arsenal of guns in Irish construction site

Wednesday  07:55,   15 august 2018
msn

The frightening discovery wad made in O'Devaney Gardens, in DublinSources have told the Irish Mirror that "a machine gun, glock, two revolvers and a quantity of ammunition" were discovered at O'Devaney Gardens,[...]

Man, 20s, found dead after being 'impaled on fence' in Greenbridge Court, Blanchardstown

Wednesday  07:50,   15 august 2018
dublinlive.ie

Garda are[...]

‘They Hid It All’: Catholic Priests Abused 1,000 Children in Pennsylvania, Report Says

Wednesday  07:50,   15 august 2018
msn

The grand jury report is the government’s broadest look yet in the United States at child sexual abuse in the church.Bishops and other leaders of the Roman Catholic Church in Pennsylvania covered up child sexual abuse by more than 300 priests over a [...]

Teacher ordered five schoolgirls to sellotape their mouths shut for giggling in class

Wednesday  07:45,   15 august 2018
independent.ie

A teacher, who ordered five primary schoolgirls to Sellotape their own mouths for chatting and giggling in class, was properly removed for professional misconduct from the Teaching Council of Ireland’s Register of Teachers, the High Court has ruled. [...]

R116 family gives cash to charity

Wednesday  07:45,   15 august 2018
independent.ie

The wife of Captain Mark Duffy, who lost his life when Irish Coast Guard helicopter Rescue 116 crashed off the Co Mayo coast, has donated funds raised to support her family to a children's charity.Mother-of-two Hermione Duffy lost her[...]

Entrepreneur, 25, dies as he's hit by tree while putting up a hammock in freak accident as he and wife camped near Boardmasters surf festival

Wednesday  06:10,   15 august 2018
dailymail.co.uk

Ryan O'Carroll's wife and brother were with him when a tree came crashing down on him in Cornwall. The young entrepreneur's wife Stephanee said she is 'lost and confused'.Ryan O'Carroll, 25, was erecting his hammock when the tree [...]

In Independence Day Speech, PM May Launch Healthcare Scheme: 10 Points

Wednesday  05:45,   15 august 2018
ndtv

In Independence Day Speech, PM May Launch Healthcare Scheme: 10 PointsIt will be launched on a pilot basis in some states, with the full-scale roll-out of PM Modi's pet project expected in September end, sources said. Ayushman Bharat, popularly[...]