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Monday 2 October 2023 Dublin: 13°C


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Poll: Should drivers who exceed the speed limit by a greater margin face tougher penalties?
Minister for Transport Shane Ross said a tiered form of speeding offences will be introduced next year.
Second Irish person taking case to Europe over child abuse in Irish schools
John Allen says, ‘The insanity lies with a dysfunctional country, not a damaged child’.
Man hospitalised after cash-in-transit hold up at Bluebell Luas stop
It happened close to Bluebell Luas stop at around 12.40 this afternoon.
Poll: Did you watch Love Island?
This was the fourth series of the show.
Rain and drizzle in days ahead but highs of 26 for the weekend
Friday and the weekend looks set to be warm in most areas with a mix of cloud and sunshine.
Four-year-old Irish girl drowns in Spain
The Department of Foreign Affairs is providing consular assistance to the family of the girl.
Young Irishman dies after crash in Texas
It’s believed the man was from Dublin and was on holiday with friends.
National Broadband Plan 'hanging on a thread' as SSE pulls out of National Broadband Plan
It’s part of the consortium that was the only bidder to deliver the government’s plan.
Poll: Are you happy to see the rain?
The wet conditions look set to stick around in the days ahead.
Police in Australia have 'grave concerns' for pregnant Irish teenager missing for over two weeks
The 18-year-old was last seen leaving a hospital barefoot.
Gavin Duffy seeking nomination for presidential election
Duffy, best known for being a Dragon’s Den panelist, confirmed the news on Twitter this morning.
Only 5 applications approved for CCTV crime prevention scheme set up in lieu of garda station
Meanwhile, hundreds of thousands is being spent on security and maintenance for closed garda stations that have not yet been sold.
Ryanair forced to cancel number of UK flights over thunderstorms
Affected customers have been told they can get a refund or free move to the next available flight.
Granulated sugar recalled over possible presence of pieces of metal wire
The company says the recall is a precautionary measure and no other sugar products are affected.
Liam Miller match to be played in Páirc Uí Chaoimh
Miller, who represented Ireland from U15 to Senior level, left behind his wife, Clare, and three young children.
Taoiseach and Health Minister asked to explain why Cervical Check cases still ending up in court
Opposition parties are accusing the Taoiseach and Health Minister of lying.
Poll: Would you report someone for breaking the hosepipe ban?
Over 300 reports have been made.
Wet weekend ahead with plenty of showers forecast among sunny spells
Two rainfall warnings were issued yesterday and it now looks like the rain is set to stay for the coming days.
New self-test HIV kit goes on sale in pharmacies around the country today
There were 508 new cases of HIV diagnosed in Ireland in 2016 – a 43.9% increase since 2006.
Another Catholic LGBT group complains requests to be part of Pope's visit ignored
The Global Network of Rainbow Catholics says it feels “completely ignored” by the World Meeting of Families.
Kit Kat told it doesn't legally own shape of four-fingered chocolate bar
Nestle has already lost a legal bid in Britain to trademark the Kit Kat shape.
15-year-old missing from Tramore found safe and well
Luke Cummins had been missing since Thursday evening 19 July.
Poll: Do you think it's beneficial to be in a union?
According to trade union organiser Paul Dillon, Ireland has the weakest trade union recognition laws in Western Europe.
Charleton to be replaced by Justice Sean Ryan for next Disclosures module
Charleton had always intended to deal with matters related to Maurice McCabe, and this next phase will be separate to that work.
After losing his mother to suicide at 11, hurler running marathon in Antarctic for suicide prevention
“Counselling was the most important intervention in my life and that’s not to be dramatic, that’s just being honest.”
Farm deaths: Cork most fatal county and July most dangerous month
Over the past eight years, the most dangerous months for farm deaths in Ireland have been May, June and July.
No ambulance for 18-month-old baby who stopped breathing and started turning blue
After almost 30 minutes of waiting, the baby’s father called back and said he would drive his daughter to the hospital himself.
Retail Excellence suspends partnership with Facebook after undercover reporter exposes violations
Retail Excellence had partnered with Facebook to provide training to retailers to enhance their digital strategies through their platform.
Woman due in court after machine pistol and ammunition found in car
A machine pistol and ammunition were found in a parked car at a property in Boyle O’Reilly Terrace.
Overnight water restrictions in 34 areas from Monday
Supply to some customers may reduce to a trickle during the restricted period.
Here's What Happened Today: Friday
Murder investigation launched over man who died in Mallow, Trump dismisses Sun interview as ‘fake news’ and drought advisory warning extended – it’s the Evening Fix.
David Larkin (41) has been missing from Blanchardstown for the past 11 days
When last seen he was wearing a grey fleece jacket, grey t shirt, runners and navy shorts.
A 27-year-old man who was seriously assaulted in Waterford last weekend has died
He passed away today at Cork University Hospital.
Women never released into society and strategic deceit of illegal adoptions: 'We can't forget'
A collaborative forum for former residents of Mother and Baby Homes has been announced.
Man and woman arrested after 3-year-old girl died after being thrown from trampoline
Ava-May Littleboy died in hospital after the incident at the beach in Gorleston-on-Sea.
Night time water restrictions in Greater Dublin Area 'likely to begin early next week'
Initial restriction could be midnight to 5am but that is still to be confirmed.