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A male pedestrian in his 30s has died after he was struck by a car on Rathbeale Road (R125) in Swords, Co Dublin in the early hours of this morning.
Posted: June 24, 2018, 2:26 pm
President Michael D Higgins and Taoiseach Leo Varadkar have attended a special ceremony at Dublin Castle to commemorate the 60th anniversary of Ireland's involvement in United Nation peacekeeping missions.
Posted: June 24, 2018, 2:25 pm
Opposition parties have called on the Government to ensure the border question is not pushed aside in complex Brexit negotiations.
Posted: June 24, 2018, 1:55 pm
Taoiseach Leo Varadkar is this evening to host a special State reception at Dublin Castle to mark the 25th anniversary of the decriminalisation of homosexuality.
Posted: June 24, 2018, 1:53 pm
Gardaí say a "juvenile male" has been arrested in connection with the death of Adam Muldoon, whose body was discovered in Butler Park in Tallaght yesterday.
Posted: June 24, 2018, 1:50 pm
Tomorrow morning, at a time yet to be stipulated, the Irish Catholic Church will embark on arguably its most challenging marketing operation ever when it releases 545,000 free tickets for two of Pope Francis' key engagements on his visit to Ireland.
Posted: June 24, 2018, 10:46 am
Minister for the Environment Denis Naughten has spoken of the threats facing waste enforcement staff across the Connaught and Ulster regions, and his disgust at the evidence of illegal dumping broadcast this week.
Posted: June 24, 2018, 10:19 am
A murder investigation has been launched into the death of a man whose body was found in a park in Tallaght this morning.
Posted: June 24, 2018, 6:06 am
A Golden Eagle which had been missing in Co Monaghan for over a week has been found following an appeal.
Posted: June 23, 2018, 9:35 pm
Dublin Fire Brigade have warned people not to light fires, either intentionally or accidentally, due to the extremely dry weather.
Posted: June 23, 2018, 5:35 pm
The public have been asked for their help to find a teenager missing from Co Kilkenny.
Posted: June 23, 2018, 3:44 pm
All was calm on North Great George's Street last Monday evening.
Posted: June 23, 2018, 3:43 pm
At 6.25am on 24 June, 2016, an hour after it was clear that Britain had voted to leave the EU, a terse statement was circulated among press officers before being released to the outside world.
Posted: June 23, 2018, 2:19 pm
The overwhelming majority of examiners correcting last year's Leaving Certificate papers were qualified teachers, but more than 11% of those assessing Junior Certificate papers were not, according to data released this evening by the State Examinations Commission.
Posted: June 22, 2018, 8:50 pm
A woman with terminal cancer who sued over Cervical Check smears has settled her High Court action.
Posted: June 22, 2018, 7:17 pm
Ryanair says it is being forced to cancel up to 100 flights across Europe over Saturday and Sunday due to a strike by French Air Traffic control staff.
Posted: June 22, 2018, 7:01 pm
The chairman of the Disclosures Tribunal has said he is not referring any journalist to the High Court as it would be absolutely futile.
Posted: June 22, 2018, 6:56 pm
Gardaí have appealed for help in locating a teenager missing from Loughrea, Co Galway.
Posted: June 22, 2018, 5:45 pm
More than 34 stores in the Lloyds Pharmacy chain were hit by a two-hour work stoppage as around 220 staff belonging to Mandate went on strike over union recognition.
Posted: June 22, 2018, 1:26 pm
A man has appeared in court charged with raping a woman in west Dublin earlier this week.
Posted: June 22, 2018, 12:30 pm


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