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# information - Monday 4 July, 2022

Man (60s) seriously injured during aggravated burglary in Carlow
# Graiguecullen
# Graiguecullen

Man (60s) seriously injured during aggravated burglary in Carlow

Jul 4th 2022, 4:32 PM 13,456 Views 1 Comment

Gardaí are appealing for any witnesses to come forward.

# information - Wednesday 22 June, 2022

Watchdog expresses concern over the number of FOI requests 'deemed refused'
# Information
# Information

Watchdog expresses concern over the number of FOI requests 'deemed refused'

Jun 22nd 2022, 6:00 AM 14,002 Views 9 Comments

More than 35,000 requests for information were received by public bodies in 2021.

# information - Wednesday 22 December, 2021

Here's what to do if you're a close contact of someone who has Covid-19
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Here's what to do if you're a close contact of someone who has Covid-19

Dec 22nd 2021, 3:37 PM 84,482 Views 37 Comments

The HSE has added more detail to its guidelines depending on a person’s vaccination status.

# information - Saturday 27 November, 2021

Larry Donnelly: 'Who the f*** reads newspapers?' Society would be better off if young people did
# Column
# Column

Larry Donnelly: 'Who the f*** reads newspapers?' Society would be better off if young people did

Nov 27th 2021, 7:00 PM 40,749 Views 60 Comments

Worrying stats show how little interest young people have in the news, writes Larry Donnelly – but this is bad for all of us.

# information - Tuesday 22 June, 2021

Have you seen Hazel? Gardaí appeal for information on 14-year-old missing since yesterday
# Appeal
# Appeal

Have you seen Hazel? Gardaí appeal for information on 14-year-old missing since yesterday

Jun 22nd 2021, 4:28 PM 37,314 Views 5 Comments

Hazel Walsh was last seen in the Liffey Valley area.

# information - Sunday 13 December, 2020

Gardaí investigating after man (20s) shot in leg in Wicklow
# Appeal
# Appeal

Gardaí investigating after man (20s) shot in leg in Wicklow

Dec 13th 2020, 2:28 PM 40,920 Views 3 Comments

The incident occurred this morning.

# information - Wednesday 20 May, 2020

Almost half of Irish adults are reading news online more since the start of the Covid-19 crisis
# Consume The News
# Consume The News

Almost half of Irish adults are reading news online more since the start of the Covid-19 crisis

May 20th 2020, 7:43 PM 7,390 Views 22 Comments

People have been consuming news a lot more since March.

# information - Monday 23 March, 2020

Names of towns and regions where Covid-19 clusters are should be released, says Martin
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

Names of towns and regions where Covid-19 clusters are should be released, says Martin

Mar 23rd 2020, 4:46 PM 49,604 Views 71 Comments

Martin said it might change public behaviour if people know their areas have been affected.

# information - Friday 29 November, 2019

Gardaí appeal for information on man's death in Dublin on Wednesday
# Navan Road
# Navan Road

Gardaí appeal for information on man's death in Dublin on Wednesday

Nov 29th 2019, 7:25 PM 13,876 Views 0 Comments

His body was found at a residence on Wednesday morning.

# information - Thursday 21 March, 2019

File sent to unauthorised third party in one of four alleged data breaches at Gsoc
# Sensitive Information
# Sensitive Information

File sent to unauthorised third party in one of four alleged data breaches at Gsoc

Mar 21st 2019, 6:10 AM 14,243 Views 4 Comments

Gsoc has apologised to one of the men affected by the breach.

# information - Monday 28 May, 2018

One man dies and another is in hospital after taking unknown substances in Co Derry
# Drug Warning
# Drug Warning

One man dies and another is in hospital after taking unknown substances in Co Derry

May 28th 2018, 2:51 PM 9,183 Views 11 Comments

The two men fell ill Sunday night at a property on Northland Road.

# information - Wednesday 21 March, 2018

'Your phone is a data goldmine': What you can do to protect yourself against data mining
# Cambridge Analytica
# Cambridge Analytica

'Your phone is a data goldmine': What you can do to protect yourself against data mining

Mar 21st 2018, 6:05 AM 28,750 Views 9 Comments

Experts say social media users need to pay attention to the information they agree to share.

# information - Sunday 31 December, 2017

'It seems a bit like a trap to me': Drivers frustrated over lack of signs after being clamped
# Not Happy
# Not Happy

'It seems a bit like a trap to me': Drivers frustrated over lack of signs after being clamped

Dec 31st 2017, 6:00 AM 30,090 Views 20 Comments

One driver who was refunded the clamping fee said a garda told them it was ‘immoral’ as there was not sufficient markings.

# information - Saturday 23 December, 2017

'Unfair, cruel and mind-boggling': Funeral takes place for pensioner murdered in her own home
# Rosie Hanrahan
# Rosie Hanrahan

'Unfair, cruel and mind-boggling': Funeral takes place for pensioner murdered in her own home

Dec 23rd 2017, 2:25 PM 16,947 Views 26 Comments

Rosie Hanrahan’s family made an emotional appeal for information that would lead to her killer’s arrest.

# information - Tuesday 3 October, 2017

Security guard forced to hand over cash box to armed man in Dublin cash-in-transit robbery
# Lucan
# Lucan

Security guard forced to hand over cash box to armed man in Dublin cash-in-transit robbery

Oct 3rd 2017, 7:29 PM 16,896 Views 23 Comments

Gardaí say the investigation into the incident is ongoing and they are appealing for witnesses

# information - Saturday 9 September, 2017

'A lot of questions about ketamine' - keeping people drug-safe at Electric Picnic's welfare tent
# Safer From Harm
# Safer From Harm

'A lot of questions about ketamine' - keeping people drug-safe at Electric Picnic's welfare tent

Sep 9th 2017, 4:00 PM 33,287 Views 29 Comments

The Ana Liffey Drug Project made its debut at this year’s festival – and it proved to be a busy three days for the volunteers.

# information - Tuesday 15 August, 2017

Renewed appeal after man (59) and woman (23) injured in Carlow hit-and-run
# Appeal
# Appeal

Renewed appeal after man (59) and woman (23) injured in Carlow hit-and-run

Aug 15th 2017, 6:08 PM 12,620 Views 3 Comments

The two pedestrians were out walking when they were hit.

# information - Wednesday 2 August, 2017

Man arrested over homicide of mother-of-one released without charge
# Cork
# Cork

Man arrested over homicide of mother-of-one released without charge

Aug 2nd 2017, 7:10 PM 11,866 Views 7 Comments

Amy McCarthy was found dead in a vacant premises in Cork city centre in April.

# information - Thursday 13 July, 2017

Trump says Russia wanted Hillary Clinton to win the Presidential election
# Campaign
# Campaign

Trump says Russia wanted Hillary Clinton to win the Presidential election

Jul 13th 2017, 7:47 AM 13,652 Views 72 Comments

The US President will arrive in Paris shortly for a two-day visit.

# information - Monday 29 May, 2017

Manchester police release new CCTV image of Manchester bomber carrying blue suitcase
# Salman Abedi
# Salman Abedi

Manchester police release new CCTV image of Manchester bomber carrying blue suitcase

May 29th 2017, 8:42 PM 23,303 Views 2 Comments

Police believe Abedi was in possession of this case in the days before the attack at Manchester Arena on Monday 22 May.

# information - Thursday 11 May, 2017

Five big things to change about how you use your phone
# Live A Better Life
# Live A Better Life

Five big things to change about how you use your phone

May 11th 2017, 12:50 PM 10,554 Views 9 Comments

Try these and see how you can make your phone work for you.

# information - Wednesday 12 April, 2017

Trial of man accused of taking part in €600,000 tiger kidnapping in Drogheda collapses
# Jury Discharged
# Jury Discharged

Trial of man accused of taking part in €600,000 tiger kidnapping in Drogheda collapses

Apr 12th 2017, 12:08 PM 20,451 Views 0 Comments

The jury had deliberated for a total of just over 14 hours since last Thursday following the month long trial.

# information - Monday 13 February, 2017

Six ministers admit to using private email accounts like Taoiseach - but not for 'sensitive' information
# Online
# Online

Six ministers admit to using private email accounts like Taoiseach - but not for 'sensitive' information

Feb 13th 2017, 6:20 AM 8,683 Views 27 Comments

An email security specialist has said that government departments need to be aware of the risks posed by this.

# information - Thursday 26 January, 2017

''We're broken, devastated': 10 years on and still no clues in Tyrone's man disappearance
# Without A Trace
# Without A Trace

''We're broken, devastated': 10 years on and still no clues in Tyrone's man disappearance

Jan 26th 2017, 6:20 AM 16,735 Views 2 Comments

Gerard Conway was 32 when he went missing from the Cookstown area.

# information - Thursday 17 November, 2016

'It's not social to be on social media': The Irishman moving off-the-grid for a happier life
# Disconnected
# Disconnected

'It's not social to be on social media': The Irishman moving off-the-grid for a happier life

Nov 17th 2016, 6:05 AM 20,281 Views 27 Comments

An RTÉ documentary airing tonight explores how much our digital fingerprint is telling the world about us.

# information - Saturday 10 September, 2016

This is how you can see everything you've ever searched for on Google
# Now You Know
# Now You Know

This is how you can see everything you've ever searched for on Google

Sep 10th 2016, 10:15 AM 37,416 Views 30 Comments

Including any Maps, YouTube and voice searches you have ever made.

# information - Monday 5 September, 2016

Rio police say all information from ticket touting investigation will be passed to court on Thursday
# Brazil
# Brazil

Rio police say all information from ticket touting investigation will be passed to court on Thursday

Sep 5th 2016, 10:30 PM 19,500 Views 0 Comments

Kevin Mallon from THG is due to give new testimony to police today. Both men deny any wrongdoing.

# information - Wednesday 31 August, 2016

Assault and burglary account for nearly half the calls received by the Crime Victims Helpline in 2015
# Crime Victims Helpline
# Crime Victims Helpline

Assault and burglary account for nearly half the calls received by the Crime Victims Helpline in 2015

Aug 31st 2016, 11:58 AM 4,885 Views 12 Comments

40% of people who contacted the helpline were looking for emotional support.

# information - Saturday 11 June, 2016

Two young girls approached by man who told them to get in van - reports
# Newtownabbey
# Newtownabbey

Two young girls approached by man who told them to get in van - reports

Jun 11th 2016, 5:29 PM 27,897 Views 9 Comments

The driver of the van was described as being around 40 years old and was wearing a black baseball cap.

# information - Monday 11 April, 2016

Man abandoned at airport toilet as a baby makes fresh appeal for his parents as he turns 30
# Gatwick
# Gatwick

Man abandoned at airport toilet as a baby makes fresh appeal for his parents as he turns 30

Apr 11th 2016, 4:07 PM 36,313 Views 43 Comments

Steven Gary Hydes was abandoned as a baby on 10 April, 1986.

# information - Friday 15 January, 2016

11 reasons to be thankful that Wikipedia exists
# Wikipedia
From The Daily Edge
# Wikipedia

11 reasons to be thankful that Wikipedia exists

Jan 15th 2016, 4:54 PM 7,404 Views 0 Comments

It’s the website’s fifteenth birthday today.

# information - Monday 30 November, 2015

Motorists are conning insurance companies
# Fraud
# Fraud

Motorists are conning insurance companies

Nov 30th 2015, 10:06 AM 38,375 Views 62 Comments

The AA estimates that false documents fraud is driving up premiums by as much as €50.

# information - Friday 6 November, 2015

Are rents set to increase ahead of a two-year freeze measure?
# Through The Window
# Through The Window

Are rents set to increase ahead of a two-year freeze measure?

Nov 6th 2015, 10:04 PM 30,139 Views 123 Comments

The PRTB has issued advice to the public over the measures.

# information - Monday 7 September, 2015

This is how you take control of your privacy on Windows 10
# TechKnowHow
# TechKnowHow

This is how you take control of your privacy on Windows 10

Sep 7th 2015, 7:31 PM 13,605 Views 17 Comments

It’s been out for more than a month now but if you are concerned about what data is being shared, here’s how to change that.

# information - Wednesday 19 August, 2015

Hackers have released 32 million people's details stolen from an affair website
# Ashley Madison
# Ashley Madison

Hackers have released 32 million people's details stolen from an affair website

Aug 19th 2015, 7:28 AM 29,676 Views 47 Comments

They had stolen the data a month ago.

# information - Sunday 16 August, 2015

The IAAF accused of blocking report that shows widespread doping
# One Third
# One Third

The IAAF accused of blocking report that shows widespread doping

Aug 16th 2015, 8:46 AM 9,650 Views 11 Comments

This follows new research by a German university.

# information - Monday 29 June, 2015

€10,000 reward for information about 75 stolen cattle and 25 sheep
# Appeal
# Appeal

€10,000 reward for information about 75 stolen cattle and 25 sheep

Jun 29th 2015, 10:01 PM 18,235 Views 34 Comments

Gardai are investigating and it’s believed two trucks may have been involved.

Update: 17-year-old teenager missing from Clontarf found safe and well
# Found
# Found

Update: 17-year-old teenager missing from Clontarf found safe and well

Jun 29th 2015, 8:35 PM 19,915 Views 13 Comments

John Byrne had been missing for three weeks.

# information - Thursday 25 June, 2015

Appeal for information about St Stephen's Green attack
# Serious Assault
# Serious Assault

Appeal for information about St Stephen's Green attack

Jun 25th 2015, 7:32 PM 15,276 Views 6 Comments

A man is in a critical but stable condition after being assaulted by a man on Sunday.

# information - Sunday 31 May, 2015

The United States won't be able to listen in on phone calls after tonight
# Privacy
# Privacy

The United States won't be able to listen in on phone calls after tonight

May 31st 2015, 1:32 PM 11,641 Views 48 Comments

The USA Patriot Act which underpins the domestic activities of the National Security Agency is set to expire.

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