World: Ireland

'We were traumatised by his death' - Family of man (82) who died days after being admitted to A&E settle High Court action

Monday  17:50,   23 july 2018
independent.ie

'We were traumatised by his death' - Family of man (82) who died days after being admitted to A&E settle High Court actionDarby King, who was on anti-coagulation medicine, was only given blood clotting medication ten hours after his[...]
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Conor McGregor’s dad gets online abuse after absurd DART rant

Monday  17:05,   23 july 2018
extra.ie

Conor McGregor’s dad gets online abuse after absurd DART rantTony McGregor has been part of reality series documentaries, taken interviews and even written horrific poems in celebration of his son’s fighting[...]

Couple had €60k compensation claim thrown out after wife accused of consistently lying about multiple claims

Monday  12:05,   23 july 2018
independent.ie

Couple had €60k compensation claim thrown out after wife accused of consistently lying about multiple claimsBrian and Tina Lawrence, from St Finian's Grove, Lucan, Dublin, took the case in relation to a 2016 car[...]

76 hospital discharges of newborns with drug withdrawal symptoms last year

Monday  11:30,   23 july 2018
thejournal.ie

76 hospital discharges of newborns with drug withdrawal symptoms last yearBetween 2013 and 2017, a total of 472 discharges from Irish hospitals of newborns with drug addiction withdrawal symptoms due to their mother’s use of drugs during pregnancy[...]

Temperatures set to remain in the 20s all week but don't forget to bring the brolly

Monday  11:20,   23 july 2018
thejournal.ie

Temperatures will be at their hottest all week today.Met Éireann has forecast a very mild morning with some potentially heavy bursts of rain in parts before giving way to scattered sunny spells in the[...]

Bertie Ahern believes that an election should be called next Easter

Monday  11:05,   23 july 2018
dublinlive.ie

The former Taoiseach was speaking at the MacGill Summer School in Glenties, Co DonegalThe former Taoiseach has thrown cold water on suggestions in recent days from sources in both Fianna Fáil and Fine Gael that an election could be pushed out as far [...]

Child at Oberstown detention centre has a €25,000 contract out on his life

Monday  09:55,   23 july 2018
thejournal.ie

The teenager is involved with an organised crime gang.The child, who was sent to the centre due to his violent behaviour, has been involved with an organised crime gang and it is understood that staff at the centre now have to make additional[...]

Over a dozen malnourished puppies seized in Galway

Monday  09:51,   23 july 2018
thejournal.ie

Of the 16 dogs that were rescued, six have died.The local authority seized 16 puppies and had them assessed and treated by the county vet. Four died in the first two days after being rescued, and two other pups died in the following[...]

Holidaymakers forced to evacuate popular Wexford beach due to fire

Sunday  17:15,   22 july 2018
independent.ie

Holidaymakers forced to evacuate popular Wexford beach due to fireEmergency services are currently dealing with the fire at Curracloe beach, which is hosting the Leinster Open Sea race[...]

'None of these are easy decisions': 27% donations drop leads to job losses at Irish Red Cross

Sunday  13:55,   22 july 2018
thejournal.ie

The charity has also experienced financial costs through regulation and governance.It has also recently lost a board member and has pulled out from one of its long-term projects in[...]

'I am jobless and homeless' - Pete Taylor opens up on tragic shooting at Bray Boxing Club

Sunday  12:00,   22 july 2018
independent.ie

'I am jobless and homeless' - Pete Taylor opens up on tragic shooting at Bray Boxing ClubThey rise in him with a nagging familiarity now – heartbreak, frustration and, increasingly, deep, deep[...]

Former Education and Economic Planning Minister Martin O'Donoghue dies aged 85

Sunday  11:33,   22 july 2018
thejournal.ie

O’Donoghue was elected to the Dáil in 1977 as a TD for Dun Laoghaire. He had previously acted as an economic adviser to Taoiseach Jack Lynch, as well as the author of the manifesto which saw Fianna Fáil gain a 20-seat majority in the Dáil.He would[...]

Is this the plea deal Conor McGregor will strike for attacking UFC bus?

Sunday  11:32,   22 july 2018
extra.ie

Is this the plea deal Conor McGregor will strike for attacking UFC bus?If reports in the US media are to be believed, McGregor, who just turned 30, has struck a plea deal with prosecutors in New York, that will see his felony charge dropped to a[...]

Archbishop of Dublin, Diarmuid Martin calls on Pope Francis to address issue of Catholic Church abuse when he visits Ireland

Sunday  11:05,   22 july 2018
msn

Diarmuid Martin says the Pope must address the matter when he visits IrelandAnd he believes the pontiff must address the matter in the present tense as many people continue to carry around the[...]

'Everyday bus users are refusing to fold up their buggies to allow wheelchair users on board'

Sunday  11:05,   22 july 2018
thejournal.ie

The transport committee was told that new regulations are needed to force people to fold up their prams.Speaking before the Oireachtas Transport Committee this week, the member of the National Bus and Rail Union (NBRU) called for new rules or[...]