World: Ireland

Major concern for elderly Chinese tourist, who suffers memory loss, missing in Dublin

Tuesday  10:21,   24 april 2018
Dublin Live

Major concern for elderly Chinese tourist, who suffers memory loss, missing in Dublin .78-year-old YanFun Sun is missing from Dun Laoghaire in Dublin since 8pm on Monday.Mr Sun was visiting his daughter in the coastal area and has not been seen[...]

Repeal mural painted over after complaints by regulator

Tuesday  10:15,   24 april 2018
Independent.ie

Repeal mural painted over after complaints by regulatorThe heart-shaped, red-and-white mural was designed by street artist Maser and has decorated the wall of the arts centre since early[...]

Taoiseach urges country to trust women in abortion reform bid

Monday  17:55,   23 april 2018
Press Association

Taoiseach urges country to trust women in abortion reform bidLeo Varadkar said next month’s repeal referendum could represent a coming of age moment when the nation stops cold-shouldering those in[...]

We're going to get more sunshine today, but rain is on the way

Monday  17:22,   23 april 2018
Journal.ie

Temperatures will be slightly higher than usual for this time of year. Winds will be moderate to fresh from a southwesterly direction.Today will be dry & sunny but cloud will increase in the west with outbreaks of rain by evening along Atlantic[...]

Three charged in Bangor after teenager left with such severe injuries her face can't be x-rayed

Monday  17:21,   23 april 2018
Journal.ie

Three charged in Bangor after teenager left with such severe injuries her face can't be x-rayedFootage of the attack has been shared widely on social media, but police are urging the public not to use online platforms “as a means of progressing[...]

Tourist suffers serious injuries in head-on collision at notorious road junction

Monday  17:21,   23 april 2018
Independent.ie

Tourist suffers serious injuries in head-on collision at notorious road junctionGardaí have closed the N20 Cork-Limerick road near the Waterloo junction, on the outskirts of Cork city, after the collision between two cars which occurred shortly[...]

'You wouldn’t have to wait too long': Former Taoisigh Ahern and Bruton warn of violence if 'hard Brexit' revives border

Monday  17:21,   23 april 2018
Independent.ie

'You wouldn’t have to wait too long': Former Taoisigh Ahern and Bruton warn of violence if 'hard Brexit' revives borderBertie Ahern, who was Taoiseach from 1997 until 2008, said the Irish Government must secure a border deal well in[...]

Father (70s) dies after incident involving tractor and trailer

Monday  17:21,   23 april 2018
Independent.ie

Father (70s) dies after incident involving tractor and trailerGardaí are investigating a farming accident which occurred on Saturday, April 21, near Cootehill Co[...]

Road accident teen Tara Houlihan ‘was struck accidentally’

Monday  12:45,   23 april 2018
Extra.ie

Road accident teen Tara Houlihan ‘was struck accidentally’Tara Houlihan, 17, was struck by a car shortly before 4am last Saturday in Kilcoole, Co. Wicklow. The driver, from nearby Greystones, later presented himself voluntarily to gardaí after[...]

Irish woman who died after having abortion in UK ‘looked drunk’

Friday  19:15,   20 april 2018
MSN

Irish woman who died after having abortion in UK ‘looked drunk’Aisha Chithira had a termination at a Marie Stopes clinic in Ealing, west London, in January[...]

Rugby Players Ireland to facilitate player behaviour workshops 'in light of recent events'

Friday  18:05,   20 april 2018
Journal.ie

Rugby Players Ireland to facilitate player behaviour workshops 'in light of recent events'Paddy Jackson and Stuart Olding had their contracts with the IRFU and Ulster revoked last weekend following a review into their behaviour in the wake[...]

Man airlifted from top of Blarney Castle in dramatic Cork rescue operation

Friday  16:50,   20 april 2018
MSN

The incident happened at around 10am when the man, who is thought to be a tourist, said that he felt unwell .The fire services, Blarney Castle staff and community first responders rushed to the scene.It is thought that the man may have suffered a[...]

Tourist airlifted to hospital after collapsing at top of Blarney Castle

Friday  15:01,   20 april 2018
Independent.ie

Tourist airlifted to hospital after collapsing at top of Blarney CastleThe dramatic incident began at 10am when the man, who is believed to be a tourist, complained of feeling[...]

Investigation launched after body of man found in the Grand Canal

Friday  14:15,   20 april 2018
Dublin Live

The discovery was made in the afternoon at 4.20pmAn investigation has been launched by gardai after the body of a man was found in a Dublin[...]

'My last words were, "Love you and see you in Cork" ... it was horrible' - wife of young farmer who died on way to hospital

Thursday  16:09,   19 april 2018
Independent.ie

'My last words were, "Love you and see you in Cork" it was horrible' - wife of young farmer who died on way to hospitalA Cork Coroner's Court inquest heard today that Bernadette Power arrived in Cork only to be told her husband,[...]