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Dublin: 8 °C Monday 8 February, 2016

Today’s News


Friday 5 February, 2016

Body of missing woman Christina Lavin found

The 59 year old has been missing for almost three weeks.

Wednesday 3 February, 2016

Poll: Who will you vote for in the general election? GE16 This post contains a poll

Saturday 23 January, 2016

A different perspective: 10 images of ‘nature’s most exquisite creation’

The latest images from a NatGeo special.

The strange tale of the spy who came in from the cold and drank some tea

The second that green tea touched his lips, the ex-Russian spy was dead – killed from the inside out.

Meet the man who made Ireland’s very first surfboard back in the 1940s

Joe Roddy is the subject of a Newstalk documentary this morning.

Tuesday 19 January, 2016

Four young people in hospital after taking psychoactive drug at Cork house party

At least four people are being treated with one thought to in a critical condition.

Monday 18 January, 2016

Guns, Obamacare and Bill’s transgressions: Things got heated in last night’s Democratic debate

Hillary Clinton is feeling Bernie Sanders snapping at her heels.

Sunday 17 January, 2016

Woman jailed for writing romance letters to scam vulnerable men out of money Fraud This post contains images

Woman jailed for writing romance letters to scam vulnerable men out of money

Patricia Wutaan will spend two years in jail.

Friday 15 January, 2016

Today’s first ever spacewalk by a British astronaut was cut short

“I guess nothing can fully prepare for the feeling of being outside of a spacecraft in the vacuum of space.”

Tuesday 12 January, 2016

Here’s What Happened Today: Tuesday

C&C, Turkey, and the singing priest had everyone talking today.

Monday 11 January, 2016

‘Her second most important job’: One politician’s take on the North’s first female leader

Edwin Poots has found himself in bother after his congratulatory speech.

Saturday 9 January, 2016

Here’s everything all the main players have been saying about Making a Murderer

We read the Internet so you don’t have to.

Friday 8 January, 2016

‘He is bleeding all over and I may have killed him’: 911 call made by Jason Corbett’s father-in-law

Tom and Molly Martens face charges over the death.

Thursday 7 January, 2016

Builders down tools as protesters occupy buildings on Moore Street

A man has put a flag on the top of the roof of one of the terraced properties.

Tuesday 5 January, 2016

Molly and Tom Martens granted bail in North Carolina court

They were charged with second-degree murder and voluntary manslaughter last night.

This massive bluefin tuna was just sold for €108,000

It would cost you a tidy sum (and a trip to Japan) to eat even a morsel of it.

Monday 4 January, 2016

What’s happening in Saudi Arabia?

A massive diplomatic row has broken out between Saudi Arabia and Iran.

Sunday 3 January, 2016

Take a walk around the haunting ruins of this old Irish school

This find, in the south of the country, is probably our favourite so far.

Britain v Russia: The ex-spy, radioactive tea and a search for truth

Britain will release an inquiry report into Alexander Litvinenko’s death later this month.

Saturday 2 January, 2016

PICTURES: Irish towns continue to battle against floods

Houses and businesses have been destroyed in towns across the country.

US mayor says sorry to Muslims for calling Barack Obama a Muslim

He continued his criticism of President Obama.

Young man killed by his own dog as he suffered an epileptic seizure

Trigger was then taken to a local vet to be put down.

Friday 1 January, 2016

These are the 20 places the real travel experts think you should visit this year

You wouldn’t take too much convincing after seeing these photos.

Thursday 31 December, 2015

Deaths in 2015: Saying goodbye to those we loved and lost this year RIP

Deaths in 2015: Saying goodbye to those we loved and lost this year

It was the year we bid our final farewells to…

Pictures: the moment Joan Burton fell out of a boat in Kilkenny floods Joan Rivers This post contains videos

Memories of Clogh Road Bridge railway accident as five victims honoured

The devastating crash happened on 31 December 1975.

Prayers for Michael Bugler as search enters 13th day

The 20-year-old student hasn’t been seen since a night out almost two weeks ago.

Man was shot while sitting in a car with his wife outside Blackhorse Avenue pub

Gardaí say it is extremely lucky nobody else was killed in the shooting.

10 adults and two children rescued from bus caught in severe floodwater in Scotland

Emergency services were called to the scene yesterday afternoon.

A man robbed a woman’s handbag as she cleaned her husband’s grave on Christmas Eve

The 73-year-old victim sustained minor injuries in the mugging.

Wednesday 30 December, 2015

Man dies following shooting outside pub on Blackhorse Avenue in Dublin

A burnt out car was found near the scene.

Bomb squad deployed to Tallaght to make ‘legacy device’ safe

The device was spotted by a member of the public in a river in the Dodder Valley.

After calling in help, President Higgins has signed ‘rushed’ new asylum laws

The Arás confirmed his decision in a brief statement today.

Womanhood on trial: The letters received by the Taoiseach during the Kerry Babies saga

Documents released under the 30-year rule show the public interest in the tragedies.

Tuesday 29 December, 2015

69 journalists were killed in the line of duty this year RIP

69 journalists were killed in the line of duty this year

Almost half died at the hands of Islamic militant groups.

Young man spent Christmas in hospital after mystery assault

The man in his 20s does not know how he received his injuries.

Guinea’s Ebola outbreak is declared officially over

Forty-two days have passed since the last person with Ebola tested negative for the virus.

President leads tributes after death of Irish author Aidan Higgins RIP

President leads tributes after death of Irish author Aidan Higgins

Michael D Higgins said his literature was both groundbreaking and complex.

Monday 28 December, 2015

‘When granny left the mountain about 24 years ago, the mountain died too’

Explore the latest work of photographer Donal Moloney.

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