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Thursday 30 June, 2022

Doctor facing extradition to Hungary was regarded as 'sleazy' by several female patients
# Courts
# Courts

Doctor facing extradition to Hungary was regarded as 'sleazy' by several female patients

Jun 30th 2022, 5:32 PM 42,152 Views 0 Comments

Dr Zsolt Siklósi is accused of inappropriate behaviour, including comments to a number of female patients.

Wednesday 18 May, 2022

Ryanair loses EU court challenge against Germany's €320m bailout of Thomas Cook-owned airline
# Ryanair
# Ryanair

Ryanair loses EU court challenge against Germany's €320m bailout of Thomas Cook-owned airline

May 18th 2022, 12:39 PM 14,680 Views 2 Comments

Ryanair claimed that the Commission carried out an incomplete and insufficient examination of conditions for rescue aid.

Wednesday 20 April, 2022

Lifebuoy missing from scene of drowning on Liffey quays in Dublin, inquest hears
# Inquest
# Inquest

Lifebuoy missing from scene of drowning on Liffey quays in Dublin, inquest hears

Apr 20th 2022, 7:47 PM 22,608 Views 0 Comments

Daniel Cullen died after falling into the Liffey at Sir John Rogerson Quay.

Wednesday 16 February, 2022

Five TDs and senators forced to refund almost €6,000 after audit of expense allowances
# Expenses
# Expenses

Five TDs and senators forced to refund almost €6,000 after audit of expense allowances

Feb 16th 2022, 5:56 PM 40,728 Views 2 Comments

Sinn Féin’s Eoin Ó Broin and Labour’s Aodhán Ó Ríordáin were among those required to refund the value of unvouched expenses.

Tuesday 7 December, 2021

Doctor who worked in seven Irish hospitals failed to reveal that he had been struck off in UK
# Courts
# Courts

Doctor who worked in seven Irish hospitals failed to reveal that he had been struck off in UK

Dec 7th 2021, 6:23 PM 76,517 Views 0 Comments

Dr Ragheb Nouman is accused of providing information which he knew was untrue in his application form to register as a doctor in Ireland.

Monday 29 November, 2021

The Arts Council has criticised new Busáras HQ plans which would see loss of Eblana Theatre
# Eblana Theatre
# Eblana Theatre

The Arts Council has criticised new Busáras HQ plans which would see loss of Eblana Theatre

Nov 29th 2021, 1:04 PM 19,067 Views 18 Comments

Michael Scott’s original vision for Busáras included plans for a nightclub on the top floor, a newsreel cinema, a crèche, and a barber’s.

Monday 15 November, 2021

Plane that crashed on Wexford beach lost engine power after appearing to suffer from fuel loss
# Air Crash Investigation
# Air Crash Investigation

Plane that crashed on Wexford beach lost engine power after appearing to suffer from fuel loss

Nov 15th 2021, 1:07 PM 18,961 Views 8 Comments

The pilot and three passengers narrowly escaped death after the light aircraft made an emergency landing in September.

Thursday 11 November, 2021

Former Boys Brigade leader pleads guilty to sexual abuse of two young Wicklow brothers
# Wicklow
# Wicklow

Former Boys Brigade leader pleads guilty to sexual abuse of two young Wicklow brothers

Nov 11th 2021, 6:07 PM 20,958 Views 0 Comments

Gordon Black appeared in relation to four counts of indecent assault from during the 1970s.

Tuesday 28 September, 2021

Two women given jail sentences in excess of five years for human trafficking offences
# Courts
# Courts

Two women given jail sentences in excess of five years for human trafficking offences

Sep 28th 2021, 5:19 PM 17,230 Views 0 Comments

Alicia Edosa (45) and Edith Enoghaghase (31) were each found guilty of two counts of trafficking women.

Friday 24 September, 2021

Inquest hears worker died from fall from scaffolding erected by unqualified tradesmen
# Coroner's Court
# Coroner's Court

Inquest hears worker died from fall from scaffolding erected by unqualified tradesmen

Sep 24th 2021, 9:26 PM 52,490 Views 0 Comments

Andrezej Buraczewski died after falling from the fourth floor of a scaffolding structure at a house in Rathgar, Dublin.

Tuesday 14 September, 2021

Kilkenny hospital admits failures in care of mother whose son died shortly after birth
# Inquest
# Inquest

Kilkenny hospital admits failures in care of mother whose son died shortly after birth

Sep 14th 2021, 7:00 PM 16,383 Views 0 Comments

Baby Laurence Somers died at the Coombe Hospital in Dublin on 28 January 2018.

Monday 13 September, 2021

Mother of newborn who died shortly after birth hits out at hospital staff for not updating her on son's condition
# Inquest
# Inquest

Mother of newborn who died shortly after birth hits out at hospital staff for not updating her on son's condition

Sep 13th 2021, 6:35 PM 35,438 Views 0 Comments

Dublin District Coroner’s Court heard emotional evidence from Gráinne Somers from Kilkenny.

Thursday 22 July, 2021

Ireland has the second highest obesity rate in the EU
# Obesity
# Obesity

Ireland has the second highest obesity rate in the EU

Jul 22nd 2021, 12:37 PM 36,509 Views 108 Comments

Research found that only Malta had a higher share of its population rated as obese.

Wednesday 14 July, 2021

Widow and children of victim in Donegal road crash reach €1m settlement with driver
# Donegal Crash
# Donegal Crash

Widow and children of victim in Donegal road crash reach €1m settlement with driver

Jul 14th 2021, 1:42 PM 30,616 Views 15 Comments

Margaret McLaughlin’s 38-year-old husband John was the victim of a crash in Co Donegal in 2017.

Wednesday 23 June, 2021

Coroner calls for greater awareness of lethal form of meningitis following sudden death of 24-year-old
# Meningococcal W
# Meningococcal W

Coroner calls for greater awareness of lethal form of meningitis following sudden death of 24-year-old

Jun 23rd 2021, 2:01 PM 34,476 Views 6 Comments

Gemma McGee died within 36 hours of falling ill.

Thursday 18 March, 2021

Details of €26m new coastal park on reclaimed land at Howth Harbour revealed
# Howth Harbour
# Howth Harbour

Details of €26m new coastal park on reclaimed land at Howth Harbour revealed

Mar 18th 2021, 12:36 PM 58,255 Views 49 Comments

The Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine has launched a public consultation on the plans to reclaim the land.

Tuesday 2 February, 2021

Council refuses planning permission for hotel on Capel Street, says there are 'too many' hotels in Dublin
# Housing
# Housing

Council refuses planning permission for hotel on Capel Street, says there are 'too many' hotels in Dublin

Feb 2nd 2021, 11:40 AM 36,875 Views 32 Comments

It is believed to be the first time council planners have cited concerns about the growing number of hotels as a reason to refuse planning permission.

Monday 21 September, 2020

Gemma O'Doherty could face further criminal charges over bridge protest
# Wicklow
# Wicklow

Gemma O'Doherty could face further criminal charges over bridge protest

Sep 21st 2020, 2:22 PM 57,775 Views 0 Comments

A video of the incident went viral on social media platforms last month.

Tuesday 25 February, 2020

In a first, the Planning Regulator has urged a minister to reverse decision for east Cork retail village
# Damien English
# Damien English

In a first, the Planning Regulator has urged a minister to reverse decision for east Cork retail village

Feb 25th 2020, 3:27 PM 34,398 Views 21 Comments

Under legislation, Minister Damien English has two weeks to decide whether to accept or reject the regulator’s recommendation.

Monday 3 February, 2020

Design of major new Dublin suburb with 3,500 planned homes approved by council
# Poolbeg West
# Poolbeg West

Design of major new Dublin suburb with 3,500 planned homes approved by council

Feb 3rd 2020, 7:34 AM 105,195 Views 81 Comments

The new area will be known as Poolbeg West.

Sunday 24 November, 2019

Almost 90% of motorists disqualified this year have not surrendered their licences
# Road Safety
# Road Safety

Almost 90% of motorists disqualified this year have not surrendered their licences

Nov 24th 2019, 1:30 PM 22,019 Views 30 Comments

The figure is the lowest rate in the past five years.

Monday 18 November, 2019

Number of parcels seized by Revenue containing illegal drugs has almost doubled on last year
# Revenue
# Revenue

Number of parcels seized by Revenue containing illegal drugs has almost doubled on last year

Nov 18th 2019, 6:00 AM 11,203 Views 18 Comments

Almost €3 million worth of illegal drugs was seized up to October this year.

Tuesday 22 October, 2019

Judge calls for end to Longford gang feud as he jails teenager for five years
# Longford
# Longford

Judge calls for end to Longford gang feud as he jails teenager for five years

Oct 22nd 2019, 5:35 PM 30,427 Views 0 Comments

The judge said the feud had its genesis in “trivial” matters.

'Lives will be saved': Residents support use of helipad at Mater despite noise levels
# Emergency Transfers
# Emergency Transfers

'Lives will be saved': Residents support use of helipad at Mater despite noise levels

Oct 22nd 2019, 6:05 AM 17,957 Views 29 Comments

Authorities have estimated that the use of the helipad could save up to nine lives per year.

Friday 13 September, 2019

Over half of government departments have used unpaid interns in recent years
# Jobs
# Jobs

Over half of government departments have used unpaid interns in recent years

Sep 13th 2019, 6:05 AM 12,138 Views 8 Comments

Nine departments say they have done so since 2014.

Tuesday 10 September, 2019

The UK and Canada are cutting the cost of processing claims - why can't Ireland?
# Premium Price
# Premium Price

The UK and Canada are cutting the cost of processing claims - why can't Ireland?

Sep 10th 2019, 6:00 AM 11,294 Views 21 Comments

Part two of our Noteworthy probe into costly insurance premiums looks at legislative and procedural steps taken in other countries to tackle the issue.