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Dublin: 8 °C Monday 19 November, 2018

Thursday 12 July, 2018

Covert surveillance sees fish enforcers crack down on illegal salmon netting in Donegal

Inland Fisheries Ireland has seized 1,100 yards of illegal salmon drift nets off Inishbeg Island.

Wednesday 11 July, 2018

Sister awarded €32,000 after being unfairly sacked from her own family's jewellery company

The woman had refused to operate the till at the business as she did not want to be party to ‘fraudulent activities the directors (her siblings) may have been conducting’.

UK and EU 'have spent only one hour' discussing how security is going to look post-Brexit

A new report says that ‘time is running out’ to sort out what the security relationship between the two entities will be after March 2019.

Tuesday 10 July, 2018

So who exactly is Ekapol Chanthawong, the football coach who led the Thai children into the cave?

Chanthawong’s actions have been criticised, but mostly in western media. In Thailand, he was seen as the trapped boys’ protector.

'A fundamental malaise at the company' - Three months later, application to investigate INM finally begins at High Court INM

'A fundamental malaise at the company' - Three months later, application to investigate INM finally begins at High Court

The ODCE is seeking to appoint High Court inspectors to investigate issues concerning corporate governance at Ireland’s largest media company.

Motorists warned about dangers of soft tar mixing with rain when the weather inevitably changes

A greasy film, one which makes travel by car treacherous, may form on Irish roads as a consequence of melted tar mixing with rainwater

Sunday 8 July, 2018

Four members of boys soccer team rescued from Thai cave they've been trapped in for 15 days Thailand This post contains videos

Four members of boys soccer team rescued from Thai cave they've been trapped in for 15 days

Rescuers officially began the hazardous operation to rescue the 12 trapped boys and their soccer coach this morning.

Skerries 100 race goes ahead, with entire prize fund to go to William Dunlop's family

32-year-old William Dunlop died tragically during practice for the racing event yesterday afternoon.

€200,000 worth of cannabis seized, man in his 30s arrested in Limerick

The seizure was made following a raid on a premises in Murroe last night.

The 9 at 9: Sunday

Here’s what’s going on in your world this sunny Sunday morning.

Man in his 20s dies after stabbing in Limerick pub

The man received serious stab wounds during an altercation at the pub on Sexton Street North in the city just before midnight.

Flanagan calls for Magdalen survivors of 'adjoining institutions' to contact government over redress

Previously, women who had worked in a laundry but not actually lived there had been denied state compensation.

Saturday 7 July, 2018

Here's What Happened Today: Saturday

Motorcyclist William Dunlop dies following tragic racing accident, and Garda fortifies house following acid attack – it’s the Fix.

Motorcyclist William Dunlop dies in practice for Dublin race

Dunlop, nephew of motorsport legend Joey, was just 32.

16-year-old cyclist dies after collision with car in Kildare

The accident happened on 3 July near the Kildare village.

'The staff are buzzing' - Galway is on the hunt for its latest millionaire

The winning ticket was sold in Ballybrit in the western county.

Tánaiste 'looking forward' to seeing what the UK's Brexit approach is made of

The UK cabinet has finally agreed on a 12-point Brexit approach.

Man dies following house fire in west Cork village

Gardaí and emergency services attended the scene of the blaze in the village of Drimoleague at about 12.45am this morning.

Wednesday 4 July, 2018

British officer guilty of manslaughter of Irish soldier during training exercise

21-year-old Michael Maguire was fatally shot during a training exercise involving live ammunition in 2012.

Here's What Happened Today: Wednesday

Varadkar apologises for slight on Irish media, and hosepipe ban to kick in nationwide from Friday – it’s the Fix.

Bus Éireann's chief executive is stepping down

Ray Hernan had been in the position since November 2016.

The 5 at 5: Wednesday

Five minutes, five stories, five o’clock…

€220 million Cork-to-Ringaskiddy motorway gets the green light

An Bord Pleanála has granted permission for the construction of the 13-mile M28 motorway.

Tuesday 3 July, 2018

Children's hospital pleads with parents to keep their children protected from the sun

Temple Street Children’s University Hospital has seen a spike in the number of children presenting with serious sunburn in the last week.

Monday 2 July, 2018

'It just seems unnecessary' - travellers faced with massive queues at Dublin passport control

In recent days and weeks Passport Control at Dublin Airport has come under intense pressure due to the sheer volume of passengers travelling through it.

Here's What Happened Today: Monday

Thai soccer team found alive, and Dublin Bus routes facing the chop – it’s the Fix.

Two Irish energy companies have just raised their prices

Panda Power and Pinergy have become the latest Irish energy companies to up their prices.

The 5 at 5: Monday

Five minutes, five stories, five o’clock…

Cork rugby club loses battle in four-year planning war with McDonald's over boundary wall

Dolphin RFC has been involved in a bitter dispute with a neighbouring McDonald’s.

Saturday 30 June, 2018

'It was a very low thing to say' - sister of drowned man slams Varadkar for saying inquiry won't 'bring anyone back'

Leo Varadkar discussed the case with Tipperary TD Mattie McGrath in Dáil Éireann on 30 May.

Friday 29 June, 2018

Pleasant update - Graham Linehan's cancer has gone

The Father Ted co-writer had revealed earlier this week that he had been undergoing treatment for testicular cancer and would need to undergo chemotherapy.

Mother of Ciara Breen, girl missing from Dundalk since 1997, dies RIP

Mother of Ciara Breen, girl missing from Dundalk since 1997, dies

Bernadette Breen died yesterday peacefully at Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital in Drogheda.

A Dublin developer has been advertising rentals within an apartment complex built without planning permission

Rental adverts for Larkfield House, which were placed without naming the building, have appeared online in recent weeks. The building was constructed without planning permission.

Thursday 28 June, 2018

'Forget ageism, it's the truth' - Norris claims 77-year-old Michael D running for second term would be ill-advised

Norris himself ran against Michael D Higgins in the 2011 presidential election.

Wednesday 27 June, 2018

Search suspended for Limerick man who went missing off coast of New York

The man was reported missing after going swimming in the early hours of Monday morning.

The Killers played Dublin last night - and basically everyone in the city could hear them

The Las Vegas rockers played a bit of a noisy one in the RDS.

Tuesday 26 June, 2018

Widow of murdered Belfast solicitor to call for public inquiry at UK Supreme Court today

Pat Finucane was murdered in front of his family by Loyalist paramilitaries in February 1989.

Monday 25 June, 2018

Tickets for the Pope's visit to Knock booked out in just four hours

Francis will visit Ireland for two days in August.

Tayto Park issues clarification that it isn't giving away five free passes to 500 families

A scam had emerged on social media suggesting that the Meath fun park was running a giveaway competition.

'People were screaming and crying' - seven injured after driver 'falls ill' and strikes pedestrians at funeral

At least four people were hospitalised in the aftermath of the incident at the Immaculate Conception Church in Clondalkin at 10.20am.