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February 2023
# tiktok
TikTok announces plans to open second Irish data centre
The company employs around 2,000 employees here.
# Ballygowan
Two men die following separate collisions in Co Kerry and Co Mayo
Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to the collisions to come forward.
# Seville Place
Man arrested after car collides with pedestrian at anti-immigration protest
The incident happened in the Seville Place area of Dublin 1 yesterday evening.
# kinahan gang
Kinahan gang's supply chain decimated as gardaí continue to dismantle criminal empire
The gang has suffered significant blows in the last 12 months.
# Dublin
Gardaí raid Kinahan-linked drug distribution hub and seize €2.8 million of cocaine
Eight people have been arrested.
# Living wage
Majority of Irish retail workers earn less than €451 per week, new research shows
Just 21% of people surveyed earn more than the living wage.
# Your Say
Poll: Are you watching the Six Nations?
Let us know.
# Seized
Gardaí seize €75k worth of drugs in Galway as part of organised crime clampdown
The seizure was carried out under Operation Tara.
# violent scenes
13-year-old boy among those arrested after protest at English asylum seekers’ hotel
Three people were arrested after a police van was torched outside a hotel in Prescot, Knowsley.
# Fatal Crash
Three dead after car enters water in Galway
One of the victims has been named locally as amateur boxer John Keenan.
# Fraud
Gardaí probe allegations GAA star involved in €1 million medical fraud
They are accused of asking for money to help pay for an illness.
# Your Say
Poll: Do you celebrate St Valentine's Day?
Let us know.
# Andrew Burns
Gardaí renew appeal for information over the murder of Andrew Burns in Donegal 15 years ago
Tomorrow marks 15 years since his murder.
# Shooting
Man charged and due in court after Irishman killed in shooting in Australia
The incident happened in the New South Wales province.
Live rodent in kitchen among reasons for closures as food safety body issues four orders
Two closure orders and two prohibition orders were made in January 2023.
# Your Say
Poll: Have you taken out a loan in the last 12 months?
Let us know.
# Your Say
Poll: Do you ever pray?
Let us know.
# pauline mclynn
Pauline McLynn says death of both her parents from stroke has inspired her to spread awareness
Pauline is supporting the Irish Heart Foundation’s stroke awareness campaign.
# AI
Poll: How do you feel about new AI technology?
Let us know.
# Your Say
Poll: Are you going away this Bank Holiday weekend?
Let us know.
# operation tara
Organised crime gardaí seize €700k of cocaine in Dublin
A man in his 30s was also arrested.
# tech downturn
Senior Intel staff see pay reduced as part of cost-cutting measures
Revenues across the tech industry have dipped significantly in recent months.
# eurosong
Poll: Do you watch the Eurovision?
Let us know.
# Your Say
Poll: Should there be a legal 'theory test' before someone can own a dog?
Let us know.
# Investigation
Two men in their 20s killed after car collides with articulated truck in Co Mayo
The crash happened shortly before midnight in the Facefield area of Mayo.
# tyre nichols
Mourners celebrate Tyre Nichols’ life and voice outrage at police brutality
Vice President Kamala Harris delivered an impassioned speech calling for police reform.
# Arrest
Special Detective Unit gardaí arrest prominent anti-refugee protester after garda threat video
Graham Carey is being held at a south Dublin garda station.
# st brigid's day
Poll: Will you celebrate St Brigid's Day today?
Let us know.
January 2023
# Galway
Woman (80s) seriously injured in Galway crash
The crash happened at 5.20pm.
# Classified
Pence accepts ‘full responsibility’ over classified documents found at his home
The former vice president said he had directed his counsel to fully co-operate in any investigation.
# News Fix
Here's What Happened Today: Friday
A fatal KIlkenny crash, Dublin’s clamping hotspots and the BBC apologises for Mescal British blunder.