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Dublin: 8 °C Sunday 21 January, 2018

Yesterday’s News


Yesterday’s News

Here's What Happened Today: Saturday

A shooting, a shutdown and a new Sinn Féin leader had people talking today.

Ireland could get an Independence Day - but it wouldn't be a holiday

There have been a number of calls for an extra bank holiday to be added to the calendar.

Man killed in feud-related shooting in Dublin

The man was shot near a halting site in Clondalkin.

Teenager killed after being hit by van on Antrim road

The Moneynick Road has reopened in both directions.

Rain expected across the weekend with snow-ice warning for three counties

The outlook for the week is unsettled but less cold.

Ring hits back at claims rural budget was 'underspent'

Eamon O’Cuiv, who served eight years as Rural Affairs Minister, said the underspend was not a surprise.

Thursday 18 January, 2018

Taxi drivers block London Bridge for hours in protest over Uber

Uber has around 40,000 drivers in London and 50,000 in Britain as a whole.

Yellow warning in place as snow set to return

Temperatures will dip to below freezing.

Here's What Happened Today: Thursday

The Eighth, the M7 and a wolf had people talking today.

VHI is bringing its prices down by an average of 5.5%

The reductions kick in on 1 March.


The 5 at 5: Thursday

Five minutes, five stories, five o’clock…

Wednesday 17 January, 2018

British man jailed for life for murdering teen and hiding her body in wardrobe

Ashley Foster, 24, will serve at least 26 years for the murder of Megan Bills.

Tuesday 16 January, 2018

Your pictures: Ireland was hit by some snow today

We asked for your pictures of the day and here are just some.

Art worth thousands of euro could be yours for just €50

People queued for hours last year.

Dublin man to share €50,000 scratchcard winnings with lifelong best friend

The two men grew up on the same street in Dublin and now work together.


Here's What Happened Today: Tuesday

Here’s what had people talking today.

Gerry Adams launches bid to have his convictions for trying to escape internment overturned

It is Adams’ case that the detention was unlawful, so the escapes could not be.

Man in his 70s killed in three-car M7 crash M7

Man in his 70s killed in three-car M7 crash

Gardaí and emergency services are at the scene and diversions are in place.

More people now want Irish passports in Britain than the North

Demand from the UK has reached record levels.

The 5 at 5: Tuesday

Five minutes, five stories, five o’clock…

Monday 15 January, 2018

Cranberries singer Dolores O'Riordan dies aged 46 RIP

Cranberries singer Dolores O'Riordan dies aged 46

She had been in London for a recording session.

Gardaí have obtained a DNA profile of 'Baby John' - one of the Kerry Babies

The case led to a murder trial and a tribunal.

Dublin Airport wants 'high quality coffee' to replace the Spar in Terminal 2

DAA says that this unit is needed to satisfy passenger demand.

Car flies into first floor of Californian office building

Two people sustained only minor injuries.


Child with Down Syndrome and severe autism who was abandoned at birth was 'not receiving sufficient HSE and Tusla support'

Tusla has committed to undertaking a “systemic review” of supports.

Sunday 14 January, 2018

Here's What Happened Today: Sunday

Here’s what had people talking today.

Citizens' Assembly recommends a permanent electoral commission, equal funding and weekend voting

The Assembly has been hearing from experts on the issue all weekend.

Garda watchdog 'doesn't have the staff to deal with whistleblower claims'

The staff is costed at around €900,000.

Teen arrested after 'badly injured' man found in Kerry housing estate

The man was found in St Stephens Park, Castleisland.


Gardaí investigate after woman dies in Dublin bar

It is understood the woman had an underlying health condition.

Here's what London's skyline will look like in 2026

Six of the 13 upcoming developments will have free public viewing galleries.

Motorists urged to prepare for cold snap and possible snow

Temperatures will drop as low as 3 degrees.

Objections made against plan for 12-storey hotel tower in Cork city centre

The four-star hotel would have 193 rooms.

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