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Dublin: 9 °C Thursday 26 May, 2016

Yesterday’s News

The Garda Commissioner came in for some serious criticism in the Dáil today

However, both Enda Kenny and Frances Fitzgerald have expressed confidence in the Commissioner.

In full: Statement from Garda Commissioner Nóirín O’Sullivan

She denies ever trying to impugn the integrity of Maurice McCabe.

Friday 20 May, 2016

Poll: Would you go to see the Pope if he comes to Ireland? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Would you go to see the Pope if he comes to Ireland?

He could be here as early as 2018.

The 9 at 9: Friday

Happy Friday! Here’s everything you need to know as you start your day.S

Thursday 19 May, 2016

"We stand corrected" - Airline vice-president says debris from missing plane has NOT been found

More than 60 people were on board the Paris to Cairo plane.

The state of Irish Water: 8,000 cancelled direct debits and 21% drop in revenue

Payments declined as government talks continued.

Wednesday 18 May, 2016

The Garda Commissioner, the transcripts, the tape and the unanswered questions

Garda Nóirín O’Sullivan and Justice Minister Frances Fitzgerald had a difficult night.

Young man in his early 20s dies in two-car crash in Cork

Six others were taken to hospital after the collision.

Tuesday 17 May, 2016

Second man arrested over shooting of Ciara Sheehan in Cork

The family of Ciara Sheehan released a photograph of the 21-year-old in hospital.

Thursday 12 May, 2016

How can you have good policing in a 'deplorable' garda station full of trainees?

With 22 probationary gardaí in 2008, Bailieboro was effectively a mini Templemore.

Wednesday 11 May, 2016

O'Higgins Report: Victims let down by serious flaws and failures in garda investigations

It blames those mistakes and errors on human behaviour and points the finger at “poorly supervised individuals”.

Tuesday 10 May, 2016

One man dead and three injured in knife attack at German train station

The attack happened at about 4.50am local time.

Monday 9 May, 2016

The bakery in the 'gay cake row' is back in court to fight the judgement

The appeal to Northern Ireland’s highest judge will last a number of days.

Friday 6 May, 2016

Who's in? Who's out? These are your new ministers

Enda Kenny revealed his Cabinet this afternoon.

Wednesday 4 May, 2016

Job losses: Intel workers being told about 'separation programmes'

Meetings are happening on a one-to-one basis today.

Thursday 28 April, 2016

Confirmed: Intel to cut jobs in Ireland Exclusive

The company employs 5,000 people on their Kildare campus.

Friday 15 April, 2016

Young man dies in Tipperary after his motorbike crashed into a sign

He is the 46th person to lose their life on Irish roads this year.

Thursday 14 April, 2016

London's eye: Incredible footage captured after drone user broke all the rules

Should the cameraman have done it?

Tuesday 12 April, 2016

Three young Irish women who rented Berkeley apartment sue over tragic balcony collapse

It was “only by the grace of God” that Caroline Conlan, Cliodhna Maloney and Aisling Tallon were not enveloped in the collapse.

Thursday 7 April, 2016

A teenager with a big wish: 'I want to be able to breathe'

Kelsey Nolan has stepped into a campaigning role early in life.

Wednesday 6 April, 2016

Ivan Yates is leaving Newstalk

The station now has a big gap in its important breakfast slot.

Tuesday 29 March, 2016

Poll: Do you make an effort to buy Irish products? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you make an effort to buy Irish products?

Or are you sidetracked by good deals in large supermarkets?

Monday 28 March, 2016

‘Shame on you’: Save Moore Street protesters heckle wreath-laying ceremony

The group was angered by a decision to have Minister Heather Humphreys lay the wreath.

Latest gangland shooting victim Noel Duggan to be laid to rest today RIP

Latest gangland shooting victim Noel Duggan to be laid to rest today

The funeral Mass for the 56-year-old grandfather is being held this morning.

Father and son drown in stream as they visit relatives for Easter eggs

Sean ‘Curly’ Sweeney and his three-year-old son died yesterday afternoon in Ashington.

Sunday 27 March, 2016

AS IT HAPPENED: Remembering the Easter 1916 Rising

The flags, the colour and the pride – follow everything that’s going on here.

Thursday 24 March, 2016

A mother’s words: ‘They went to watch the sunset, unbeknown to them all an angel would be near’

Louise James spoke at the funeral service for her husband, sons, mother and sister in Derry this afternoon.

Monday 21 March, 2016

‘Save my baby’: Buncrana father went back into car to try to rescue his family

Davitt Walsh recalls how Seán McGrotty handed his baby daughter to him before tragedy struck.

‘The most palpable grief’: Desolation as five victims from one family named

The mother of the young boys killed is “inconsolable and totally bereft”.

Sunday 20 March, 2016

The wish of a 12-year-old boy: ‘I want to see the last bullet fired even if it’s into my body’ War

The wish of a 12-year-old boy: ‘I want to see the last bullet fired even if it’s into my body’

An incredibly powerful rap video from eight Syrian children about their plight – and wishes for the future.

‘Meg Ryan was a rude twerp’: This is what Parky had to say about that infamous interview

The beloved presenter also explains why Muhammad Ali should not receive a knighthood.

Saturday 19 March, 2016

‘Sometimes we couldn’t train because of the war. Sometimes there were bombs in the pool’

Yusra Mardini is one of 43 refugee athletes hoping for her dreams to come true in Rio this summer.

Thursday 17 March, 2016

Rolf Harris in court on 8 charges of indecent assault

The 85-year-old former TV star pleaded not guilty.

German agent spied for the CIA and Russia because he wanted to do ‘something exciting’

We don’t think it’s meant to work like that.

Donald Trump poses a real risk to the entire world

Research from The Economist has said if he becomes president, there is a risk of trade war and further threats from jihadi groups.

Poll: Will you drink alcohol today? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Will you drink alcohol today?

What’ll yours be?

The sun will come out… the good weather is here to stay

Get the tricolour and go enjoy the day, outside!

The 9 at 9: St Patrick’s Day

Here’s everything you need to know as you wake up on this holiday morning.

Tuesday 15 March, 2016

‘A day of profound sadness’: The prison officer targeted in Belfast bomb attack has died

The father of three was injured when a bomb exploded under his van in east Belfast on 4 March.

Tuesday 1 March, 2016

A Labour loss in the ‘group of death’ and now there are just 2 seats up for grabs

Our liveblog of today’s events, as they happened.

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