World: Ireland

Body found in search for missing Jastine Valdez in Rathmichael

Monday  19:35,   21 may 2018

Body found in search for missing Jastine Valdez in RathmichaelInvestigators discovered remains next to Pucks Castle golf course, not far from where a purse believed to belong to Jastine was discovered earlier[...]

Missing Justine Valdez's purse found by gardaí in search in south Dublin

Monday  17:45,   21 may 2018

Missing Justine Valdez's purse found by gardaí in search in south DublinDozens of gardaíand sniffer dogs are now undertaking a major operation in a wooded area in the Rathmichael vicinity in south Dublin, hours after the father-of-two suspected[...]

Gardai renew appeal for information on murder of 14-year-old Ana Kriegel

Monday  16:26,   21 may 2018

A garda probe continues as investigators follow up hundreds of leads . © Provided by Trinity Mirror Shared Services Limited A teenager at the centre of the Ana Kriegel murder investigation has claimed he was attacked by two men near the[...]

Fire up the barbecue, temperatures to reach mid-20s again

Monday  14:30,   21 may 2018

Slather on the sun cream and fire up the barbecue as temperatures are set to reach the mid-20s again.A Met Eireann forecaster said that it will be mainly dry and settled this week with above average[...]

Two men arrested over 1988 murder of German backpacker Inga Maria Hauser

Monday  12:40,   21 may 2018

Two men arrested over 1988 murder of German backpacker Inga Maria HauserThe men, who are aged 58 and 61, were arrested in the Loughguile area of Co Antrim early this[...]

‘I think I’ve seen something terrible’ – what eyewitness said after spotting suspected abduction

Monday  11:06,   21 may 2018

In the wake of the disappearance of student Jastine Valdez, an eyewitness ran into a pub and told how she had seen a male driver pull up and drag a young woman into his car. The “shaken” woman was visibly very upset as she told those sitting in a[...]

Major change to DART services between Greystones and Dalkey for next week after fire damage to line

Monday  08:55,   21 may 2018

There will be major disruption for the weekDue to damage from a fire on Saturday night, Irish Rail have been forced to cancel some services and run other with less[...]

DNA results due today as gardaí expecting arrests over Ana murder

Monday  07:55,   21 may 2018

Arrests are expected this week in relation to the murder of Dublin teenager Anastasia Kriegel.It is believed she was sexually assaulted and died after being beaten over the head with a brick and[...]

Pictured: Suspect in Jastine case shot dead as student remains missing

Monday  07:35,   21 may 2018

A father of two suspected of abducting 24-year-old student Jastine Valdez in a random attack has been shot dead by gardaí.A senior source told the Irish Independent that the kidnapping suspect was armed with a knife when gardaí approached him at the [...]

Woman reported missing after incident where 'female pedestrian was forced into car'

Monday  07:20,   21 may 2018

Gardaí have appealed for information about the disappearance.Jastine Valdez was last seen when she left her home in Enniskerry yesterday[...]

Irish weather: Rainfall weather warning issued for eleven counties including Cork, Galway and Donegal

Sunday  16:05,   20 may 2018

RelatedJust when you thought it was safe to go outside in the sunIn a dramatic turnaround from sunny spells around the country - those in Longford, Cavan, Donegal, Cavan, Galway, Clare, Cork, Kerry and Limerick will be wondering where it all went[...]

Fears pro-life TDs will block abortion laws until election

Sunday  15:20,   20 may 2018

There are serious fears in Cabinet that pro-life TDs will move to prevent abortion legislation being enacted before the next general election if the referendum passes next week. The Government is eager to pass the new law before the country next[...]

Gardai gather at Dublin Castle to pay tribute to officers who lost their lives while on duty

Sunday  12:15,   20 may 2018

Justice Minister Charlie Flanagan honoured the 88 members who have died on the job.Justice Minister Charlie Flanagan honoured the 88 members who have died on the job at an event in the Dubhlinn Gardens in Dublin Castle[...]

Tributes pour in after the death of Irish First Mothers founder Kathy McMahon

Sunday  09:15,   20 may 2018

She became a beacon of hope who spoke out for others who like her “had my beautiful baby stolen by forced adoption in Ireland” .According to her partner Fintan Dunne, she collapsed after suddenly being taken ill while on a visit to her daughter[...]

Scam artist using Dubliner's pictures and drivers licence to rent unavailable properties

Sunday  09:10,   20 may 2018

A man whose picture and drivers licence is being used by a scam artist to lure tenants into renting unavailable properties has reported the matter to gardai.The scam artist was advertising a three-bedroom property in Wilfield Park, Dublin[...]