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Dublin: 10 °C Tuesday 13 October, 2015


# uk - Today’s News


# uk - Friday 9 October, 2015

A UK nurse given the all-clear from Ebola last year is now in a ‘serious condition’

Pauline Cafferkey was airlifted from Glasgow to London after a “complication” from the virus.

# uk - Thursday 8 October, 2015

Police trying to identify man ‘with an Irish accent’ who was found dead in his kayak

A weeks-long investigation has not turned up any clues.

# uk - Tuesday 6 October, 2015

‘I’m learning from the master here’ – Eamonn Holmes and David Cameron’s TV ‘love in’ All Smiles This post contains videos

‘I’m learning from the master here’ – Eamonn Holmes and David Cameron’s TV ‘love in’

The interview went a little differently to one last week with Jeremy Corbyn.

# uk - Monday 5 October, 2015

UK in ‘chaos’ over plastic bag levy. What’s all the fuss about? We did that 13 years ago…

The year of Saipan and Nadine Coyle forgetting her age we began paying for our plastic bags.

Child-killer and suspect in disappearance of teenage girl in Donegal dies in custody

Robert Howard died in hospital while imprisoned for the rape and murder of another teenager.

# uk - Friday 2 October, 2015

Britain’s youngest terrorist: 15-year-old boy sentenced over plans to ‘run a cop over’

The boy (then 14) suggested the man should “break into someone’s house and get your first taste of beheading”.

# uk - Wednesday 30 September, 2015

Teenager killed after lump of concrete is thrown at car

“I am numb with pain,” Nassem’s father said.

# uk - Wednesday 23 September, 2015

A woman dumped her husband in the most spectacular way this morning

But is all as it seems…?

Cocaine cut with cattle de-wormer made this woman’s skin rot

Levamisole is regularly used as an adulterant in cocaine.

# uk - Tuesday 22 September, 2015

‘Ginger extremist’ fantasised about killing Prince Charles so red-haired Harry could become king

Mark Colborne, 37, said he wanted to “put a bullet in Charles’ head”.

# uk - Monday 21 September, 2015

Appeal to identify man ‘with Irish accent’ found dead in kayak

Police said the man was aged between his mid-20s and mid-30s.

A new book says David Cameron put “a private part” in a dead pig’s mouth

He also smoked marijuana, according to the book.

# uk - Sunday 20 September, 2015

British army general ‘threatens mutiny’ if Jeremy Corbyn becomes PM

Meanwhile, the Labour leader has announced that he would press ahead with plans to renationalise the British railways if his party got into power.

# uk - Friday 18 September, 2015

Britain’s new Shadow Chancellor has apologised for saying IRA members should be “honoured”

John McDonnell has been appointed to his position in recent days by new Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn.

# uk - Tuesday 15 September, 2015

Varoufakis gets rock star reception in London as he gives Corbyn advice

“I have news for you – austerity sucks.”

# uk - Monday 14 September, 2015

Poll: Would you vote for Jeremy Corbyn? Jez We Can This post contains a poll

Poll: Would you vote for Jeremy Corbyn?

Purely hypothetical of course.

# uk - Friday 11 September, 2015

‘Evil beyond understanding’ – British men jailed for live-streaming rape of young children

“Their callousness beggars belief,” said one investigator.

# uk - Wednesday 9 September, 2015

Hipster thief steals six-string guitar from music store

T(he)y must be stopped.

# uk - Monday 7 September, 2015

Stonehenge researchers discover ‘one of the largest stone monuments in Europe’

The stones are thought to have been erected about 4,000 years ago.

# uk - Monday 31 August, 2015

International concert pianist killed at her UK home

A 48-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murder.

Body found in search for man who went missing during triathlon swim

Paul Gallihawk was competing in his first triathlon.

# uk - Saturday 29 August, 2015

Man who dodged UK court over ‘indecent images’ downloads may be in Dublin

53-year-old David Swift is believed to have connections to the Swords area of north Dublin.

# uk - Friday 28 August, 2015

From The42 ‘I can count on one hand the number of agents I’d trust’ Column

‘I can count on one hand the number of agents I’d trust’

John O’Sullivan on why football at the top level is a cutthroat business.

# uk - Wednesday 26 August, 2015

Not all women are impressed by the idea of women-only train carriages

Jeremy Corbyn, a radical left-winger who has defied expectations to lead the leadership race, believes it could help reduce harassment.

# uk - Tuesday 25 August, 2015

Ex-MP calls child abuse inquiry a ‘homosexual witch hunt’

Harvey Proctor has denied all allegations made against him.

Video: Frightening attack on female cyclist caught on helmet camera Streets Of London This post contains videos

Video: Frightening attack on female cyclist caught on helmet camera

Met Police have released the video in an attempt to find the attacker.

# uk - Monday 24 August, 2015

This magazine questioned whether two female politicians were good looking enough to be leaders

The piece also said one of the reasons for Margaret Thatcher’s victory in 1975 was that lots of Tory backbenchers fancied her…

# uk - Saturday 22 August, 2015

# uk - Wednesday 19 August, 2015

From Business ETC Aer Lingus promises to treat you better when your flight is delayed Slap On The Wrist

Aer Lingus promises to treat you better when your flight is delayed

The UK’s aviation regulator had alleged the treatment of passengers by Aer Lingus, Jet2 and Wizz Air was in breach of consumer law.

# uk - Saturday 15 August, 2015

PHOTOS: Britain’s only desert is on the market for €2m

Looking for a fixer-upper?

# uk - Thursday 13 August, 2015

Tony Blair stuck his oar into the Labour leadership race – and some people are livid

“If Jeremy Corbyn becomes leader … It will mean rout, possibly annihilation.”

# uk - Tuesday 11 August, 2015

Claims Islamic State prepared for ‘lone wolf’ attacks in UK

World War II victory commemorations involving the royal family are said to be among the potential targets.

# uk - Monday 10 August, 2015

UK man posts picture of himself in a coma to warn about taking random drugs

Jordan Blackburn his life has been “destroyed” by the death of his friend.

# uk - Friday 7 August, 2015

From The Daily Edge Xander from Buffy was a bit confused about Ireland and the UK Buffy

Xander from Buffy was a bit confused about Ireland and the UK

Also: Xander from Buffy is in Dublin right now!

# uk - Thursday 6 August, 2015

Everything we know about child sex abuse claims against Edward Heath

No fewer than seven UK police departments are now investigating the former Prime Minister.

# uk - Sunday 2 August, 2015

Riot police spray migrants with ‘chemical irritant’ as hundreds storm Channel Tunnel

Britain and France have vowed to do more to end the migrant crisis.

# uk - Thursday 30 July, 2015

Need to get up-to-speed on the Labour leadership battle? This hilarious Twitter account is your way in…

“Why does Karl Marx hate Earl Grey?” “Because the hereditary elite is anathema to a fair society.”

Man tried to buy a deadly toxin on the dark web after watching Breaking Bad

Liverpool man Mohammed Ali tried to buy ricin – and now faces jail.

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