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# examination - Saturday 5 June, 2021

'Frustration' as Leaving Cert students in Limerick to miss written exams due to Covid outbreak
# Limerick
# Limerick

'Frustration' as Leaving Cert students in Limerick to miss written exams due to Covid outbreak

Jun 5th 2021, 1:13 PM 57,183 Views 29 Comments

Over the past fortnight there have been 800 confirmed cases in Limerick.

# examination - Thursday 18 February, 2021

Leaving Cert students say they are relieved with clarity and choice, but some issues remain
# Exams
# Exams

Leaving Cert students say they are relieved with clarity and choice, but some issues remain

Feb 18th 2021, 2:05 PM 13,324 Views 5 Comments

“I trust my teachers, but I don’t trust the algorithm,” one student said.

# examination - Wednesday 6 January, 2021

Teacher assessments to replace GCSE and A-level exams in England this summer
# Examination
# Examination

Teacher assessments to replace GCSE and A-level exams in England this summer

Updated Jan 6th 2021, 2:03 PM 18,229 Views 21 Comments

England’s Education Secretary Gavin Williamson confirmed the exams would be cancelled.

# examination - Wednesday 29 May, 2019

Minister wins 'right to third-level education' appeal in Carter judgement
# Leaving Cert Recheck
# Leaving Cert Recheck

Minister wins 'right to third-level education' appeal in Carter judgement

May 29th 2019, 4:03 PM 50,483 Views 33 Comments

Carter won a case against the State Examinations Commission over the recheck of her Leaving Cert exam.

# examination - Monday 18 July, 2016

No criminal charges taken against gardaí after water protest complaints
# Public Complaints
# Public Complaints

No criminal charges taken against gardaí after water protest complaints

Jul 18th 2016, 6:45 PM 19,083 Views 100 Comments

The garda watchdog received 40 complaints in relation to the policing of water protests and the installation of water meters.

# examination - Wednesday 16 March, 2016

Man acquitted of raping woman in the back office of Limerick pub
# Courts
# Courts

Man acquitted of raping woman in the back office of Limerick pub

Mar 16th 2016, 6:10 AM 25,691 Views 0 Comments

The jury returned the verdict following 36 minutes of deliberation on day-five of the trial.

# examination - Wednesday 24 September, 2014

71-year-old woman in hospital after being knocked off her bicycle in Cork hit and run
# Carrigtwohill
# Carrigtwohill

71-year-old woman in hospital after being knocked off her bicycle in Cork hit and run

Sep 24th 2014, 9:36 AM 7,391 Views 4 Comments

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to come forward.

# examination - Wednesday 6 August, 2014

Family of five escape arson attack on their home
# Antrim
# Antrim

Family of five escape arson attack on their home

Aug 6th 2014, 3:53 PM 8,564 Views 6 Comments

Forensic officers are now conducting an examination of the scene.

# examination - Monday 9 June, 2014

The recession is popping up a lot on Leaving Cert papers this year
# We All Partied
# We All Partied

The recession is popping up a lot on Leaving Cert papers this year

Jun 9th 2014, 9:41 PM 19,720 Views 18 Comments

First they were asked to analyse budgets for families on the dole, now it’s essays on poverty and calculating youth unemployment rates.

# examination - Friday 6 June, 2014

This question on the Ordinary Level Maths paper today was 'ridiculously simple'
# Leaving Cert
# Leaving Cert

This question on the Ordinary Level Maths paper today was 'ridiculously simple'

Jun 6th 2014, 10:15 PM 62,535 Views 101 Comments

A shopkeeper bought 25 school blazers at €30 each and 25 trousers at €20 each. How much did they spend?

# examination - Friday 3 January, 2014

Two women in their 20s die in Donegal house fire
# Blaze
# Blaze

Two women in their 20s die in Donegal house fire

Jan 3rd 2014, 9:28 PM 28,716 Views 13 Comments

Emergency services were alerted to the blaze when a man who was in the house managed to escape and raise the alarm at approximately 11am.

# examination - Saturday 19 October, 2013

Viable pipe bomb 'had the potential to kill or maim'
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Viable pipe bomb 'had the potential to kill or maim'

Oct 19th 2013, 11:09 AM 5,604 Views 6 Comments

Homes in Armagh had to be evacuated for three hours this morning after the viable device was found by the PSNI.

# examination - Monday 7 October, 2013

Bomb squad examines hazardous substances in two schools
# Bomb Squad
# Bomb Squad

Bomb squad examines hazardous substances in two schools

Oct 7th 2013, 9:51 PM 12,646 Views 15 Comments

The callouts took place this afternoon in Dublin.

# examination - Wednesday 14 August, 2013

In pics: The guy that got 9 A1s and other Leaving Cert students' results
# The Big LC
# The Big LC

In pics: The guy that got 9 A1s and other Leaving Cert students' results

Aug 14th 2013, 2:48 PM 39,801 Views 78 Comments

Mark Berney from Gorey Community College, County Wexford got 9 A1s.

# examination - Saturday 20 April, 2013

Police investigation under way following fatal fire in Co Derry
# Fire
# Fire

Police investigation under way following fatal fire in Co Derry

Apr 20th 2013, 12:16 PM 3,637 Views 2 Comments

A man died following the fire at a flat in the Winchester Park area of Co Derry last night.

# examination - Monday 18 March, 2013

Pedestrian seriously injured in Patrick's Day collision in Cork
# Roads
# Roads

Pedestrian seriously injured in Patrick's Day collision in Cork

Mar 18th 2013, 9:23 AM 11,266 Views 0 Comments

The 28-year-old man was hit by a car at around 8pm last night in Youghal.

# examination - Thursday 31 January, 2013

Motorcyclist in his 20s killed in Tipperary crash
# Roads
# Roads

Motorcyclist in his 20s killed in Tipperary crash

Jan 31st 2013, 5:41 PM 9,892 Views 12 Comments

The motorcyclist was pronounced dead at the scene after the crash involving a car and a motorbike this afternoon.

# examination - Saturday 5 January, 2013

Strong evidence against Delhi rape accused, says prosecutor
# India
# India

Strong evidence against Delhi rape accused, says prosecutor

Jan 5th 2013, 12:21 PM 7,519 Views 13 Comments

The five men accused of gang-raping the 23-year-old medical student will appear before a court for the first time on Monday.

# examination - Sunday 30 December, 2012

Gardaí appeal for witnesses to serious Cork crash
# Roads
# Roads

Gardaí appeal for witnesses to serious Cork crash

Dec 30th 2012, 9:21 AM 11,057 Views 4 Comments

A 26-year-old woman was seriously injured when the car she was driving collided with a 4×4 in Cobh.

# examination - Thursday 11 October, 2012

Suspect device 'ignited' outside house in Tallaght
# Tallaght
# Tallaght

Suspect device 'ignited' outside house in Tallaght

Oct 11th 2012, 9:36 AM 4,412 Views 4 Comments

The device was discovered outside a house at Cushlawn Park, Tallaght, at approximately 3am.

# examination - Tuesday 2 October, 2012

Old ammunition made safe by army bomb disposal team in Dublin
# Ammunition
# Ammunition

Old ammunition made safe by army bomb disposal team in Dublin

Oct 2nd 2012, 5:49 PM 5,977 Views 2 Comments

The badly corroded projectile was found during river drainage works and is thought to have been in the location for a considerable period of time.

# examination - Thursday 13 September, 2012

Column: Times have changed and so should the Junior Cert
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Times have changed and so should the Junior Cert

Sep 13th 2012, 7:30 AM 140 Views 58 Comments

In the wake of the Junior Certificate results, Deputy Principal Noirin Walsh says that the examination is no longer in tune with the demand of today’s students.

# examination - Tuesday 11 September, 2012

67-year-old man seriously injured after being struck by cyclist in Cork
# Roads
# Roads

67-year-old man seriously injured after being struck by cyclist in Cork

Sep 11th 2012, 2:49 PM 8,275 Views 28 Comments

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses after the collision this morning.

# examination - Monday 6 August, 2012

Man in his 70s killed in Donegal car crash
# Roads
# Roads

Man in his 70s killed in Donegal car crash

Aug 6th 2012, 1:30 PM 3,081 Views 1 Comment

The man died after his car veered off the road and into a field.

# examination - Friday 25 May, 2012

Two arrested over assault that killed Waterford Man
# Murder
# Murder

Two arrested over assault that killed Waterford Man

May 25th 2012, 11:59 AM 1,927 Views 2 Comments

Martin Brophy, 22, was found at a vacant building on Monday evening, from injuries consistent with a serious assault.

# examination - Tuesday 22 May, 2012

Post mortem to be carried out on body found in Waterford
# Investigation
# Investigation

Post mortem to be carried out on body found in Waterford

May 22nd 2012, 7:34 AM 1,947 Views 0 Comments

The body of the man in his 20s was found at a disused building in the city yesterday evening.

# examination - Thursday 16 February, 2012

Pedestrian killed in road traffic accident in Cavan
# Roads
# Roads

Pedestrian killed in road traffic accident in Cavan

Feb 16th 2012, 8:41 AM 2,621 Views 4 Comments

The man in his 60s died from his injuries after the collision last night.