Advertisement
This site uses cookies to improve your experience and to provide services and advertising. By continuing to browse, you agree to the use of cookies described in our Cookies Policy. You may change your settings at any time but this may impact on the functionality of the site. To learn more see our Cookies Policy.
OK
Dublin: 13 °C Thursday 21 March, 2019

Today’s News

Yesterday’s News

'The Rosary is a weapon': New documentary reveals how a CIA-funded Irish priest fought Communism

Fr Patrick Peyton taught Americans to recite the Rosary from the 1940s onwards.

New study makes strong link between use of potent cannabis and psychosis

A new study published in The Lancet has found how cannabis use affects the incidence of psychosis.

Sunday 17 March, 2019

Here's What Happened Today: St Patrick's Day

Here’s what made the headlines today.

Pictured: Hundreds of thousands take to streets of Ireland for St Patrick's Day parades

Around 500,000 people attended the parade in Dublin, the country’s largest parade.

Teenager missing from Dublin found safe and well

15-year-old Megan Cooney had been missing since Friday 15 March.

Black box from Ethiopian Airlines crash shows 'clear similarities' to Boeing 737 Max crash last year

A preliminary report into last Sunday’s crash will be released in 30 days.

Motorist (60s) killed in five-vehicle collision on M6 in Westmeath

A section of the motorway is closed in both directions until further notice.

Man hospitalised following single-vehicle crash after failing to stop car for gardaí

The driver suffered minor injuries in the collision.

Man (30s) arrested after gardaí seize €600,000 of cocaine from car in Dublin

The seizure was made at around 6.40pm on Saturday evening.

'We must stand together as patriots': Theresa May tells MPs that voting against her deal again could stop Brexit

An extension of Article 50 is expected to be voted upon by EU members this week.

As it happened: St Patrick's Day celebrations take place across the country

Parades took place across the country – here’s updates as they happened!

'I'm dying, but I want to thank the nurses': Dozens write to Taoiseach to support nurses' strike

'I'm dying, but I want to thank the nurses': Dozens write to Taoiseach to support nurses' strike

A number of people wrote to Leo Varadkar during last month’s strike.

Saturday 16 March, 2019

Here's What Happened Today: Saturday

Here’s what made the headlines today.

Nigel Farage begins 435km march against 'Brexit betrayal', but admits he won't actually finish it

Around 100 Brexit supporters have joined the march from Sunderland to the House of Commons.

Mother and Baby Homes commission submits report on burial of those who died in institutions

The report has been submitted to Minister for Children Katherine Zappone.

'It makes you proud to see': The 10th year of the Global Greening takes place this week - here's how it started

The annual initiative will take place in more than 50 countries this year.

Mother and child saved from apartment building set on fire by yellow vest protesters in Paris

French police said more than 80 people had been arrested by mid-afternoon.

Revenue seizes one million smuggled cigarettes at Dublin Port

The seizure was made by Revenue officials on Thursday.

Fire at abandoned mill in Drogheda brought under control

The fire broke out at the former Donaghy’s Mill at around 6pm yesterday.

Friday 15 March, 2019

'One last roll of the dice': How Britain's newspapers are covering the vote to delay Brexit

A vote in the House of Commons means Brexit may not be happening on March 29.

Thursday 14 March, 2019

Renewed appeal for information over disappearance of 19 year-old Julianna Moore Gita

Julianna has been missing from her home in Dublin since 28 February.

Wednesday 13 March, 2019

Eight killed and dozens injured after building housing 'illegal school' collapses in Nigeria

Reports suggested that dozens of children were trapped inside the building.

Northern Ireland Coast Guard unit forced to stand down following burglary during Storm Gareth

Police in Coleraine have appealed for witnesses to the robbery.

Here's What Happened Today: Wednesday

Here’s what made the headlines today.

Boeing recommends suspension of global 737 Max aircraft fleet amid safety concerns

The suspension follows days of speculation about the safety of the aircraft.

SPONSORED

Appeal for witnesses launched following murder of 53 year-old grandmother Alice Morrow

One man has been arrested on suspicion of murder.

Explainer: Why are aviation officials grounding the Boeing 737 Max across Europe?

Authorities around the world have grounded the Boeing Max 737 following a crash on Sunday.

Tuesday 12 March, 2019

'Great Escape' veteran who called film 'absolute rubbish' dies aged 101 RIP

'Great Escape' veteran who called film 'absolute rubbish' dies aged 101

The former RAF navigator never managed to escape the camp in events later portrayed in the Steve McQueen film.

The 5 at 5: Tuesday

Five minutes, five stories, five o’clock…

Monday 11 March, 2019

Woman who allegedly cut off own hand to obtain €380,000 insurance payout is arrested for fraud

Authorities managed to pick up the hand and have it sewed back on in time.

Michael Jackson tribute show cancels Irish tour following abuse allegations against late singer

The ‘Michael Jackson HIStory Show’ was scheduled for four dates in Ireland in May.

Here's What Happened Today: Monday

Crunch Brexit talks, a shooting incident in Ballymun, and the approach of Storm Gareth – here’s what made the headlines.

Algerian president to drop bid for fifth term in office following weeks of protests against his candidacy

Thousands have taken to the streets in recent weeks against the 82 year-old’s bid for another term in office.

'She got duped': Woman who helped Lisa Smith convert to Islam 'shocked' at alleged ISIS links

Carol Duffy claims her friend was ‘very naive’ before she left Ireland a number of years ago.

Sunday 10 March, 2019

Gardaí fail to notify GSOC about more than half of taser discharges within required 48-hour period FOI

Gardaí fail to notify GSOC about more than half of taser discharges within required 48-hour period

The requirement was introduced by gardaí in 2010 to help GSOC gather evidence.

Saturday 9 March, 2019

Business-class flights and 5-star hotels: Here's how much the Government spent on St Patrick's Day trips in 2018

Figures obtained under FOI show how each Department spent on St Patrick’s Day last year.

Friday 8 March, 2019

'Deeply suspicious': Sam Smyth and Eamon Dunphy wrote concerned letter to Jackson accuser in 1988

Smyth recalled covering the singer’s visit to Cork as part of the ‘Bad’ tour.

'A completely new scam': Warning over scam that allows online bank accounts to be accessed remotely

The scam is believed to target those with banking apps on their smartphones.

Thursday 7 March, 2019

Sixth person arrested in relation to Strokestown eviction incident

The events followed the repossession of a property in December.

1 2 3 4 5

Trending Tags