News: World

Baby girl delivered on Dublin street before ambulance arrived on scene

Thursday  14:36,   22 june 2017
Journal.ie

The mother and baby are doing well and were taken to Holles Street hospital.A husband and wife were on their way into the National Maternity Hospital, Holles Street, for a routine check up when the unexpected birth[...]

34 people arrested after 72 checkpoints carried out in Waterford

Thursday  14:10,   22 june 2017
Journal.ie

Increased high visibility foot patrols were carried out across 18 neighbourhoods in the city. Waterford - Images of Garda briefing & one of the 72 checkpoints carried out during Operation Thor 'Project Storm'… twitter.com/i/web/status/8…Garda Info[...]

34 people arrested after 72 checkpoints carried out in Waterford

Thursday  14:10,   22 june 2017
Journal.ie

Increased high visibility foot patrols were carried out across 18 neighbourhoods in the city. Waterford - Images of Garda briefing & one of the 72 checkpoints carried out during Operation Thor 'Project Storm'… twitter.com/i/web/status/8…Garda Info[...]

U.S. involved in Yemen's secret torture prisons

Thursday  13:55,   22 june 2017
Newsweek

The secret prisons are inside military bases, an airport, private villas and a nightclub.U.S. forces have been involved in interrogations at secret prisons in Yemen where Al-Qaeda detainees have been tortured involving methods such as “the grill,”[...]

Record-Breaking Canadian Sniper Kills ISIS Fighter With Two-Mile Shot

Thursday  13:40,   22 june 2017
Newsweek

The shooter would have had to account for wind, distance and even the curvature of the earth. A Canadian sniper team scan the landscape during an Afghan-led operation to arrest suspected Taliban operating in the Panjwayi district of southern[...]

Record-Breaking Canadian Sniper Kills ISIS Fighter With Two-Mile Shot

Thursday  13:40,   22 june 2017
Newsweek

The shooter would have had to account for wind, distance and even the curvature of the earth. A Canadian sniper team scan the landscape during an Afghan-led operation to arrest suspected Taliban operating in the Panjwayi district of southern[...]

Record-Breaking Canadian Sniper Kills ISIS Fighter With Two-Mile Shot

Thursday  13:40,   22 june 2017
Newsweek

The shooter would have had to account for wind, distance and even the curvature of the earth. A Canadian sniper team scan the landscape during an Afghan-led operation to arrest suspected Taliban operating in the Panjwayi district of southern[...]

Game of Thrones helped Ireland reach over one million US visitors last year

Thursday  13:00,   22 june 2017
Journal.ie

The vast majority of our tourists still come from Britain.Fáilte Ireland this week published its preliminary ‘Tourism Facts’ for last year which showed that, while Britain is still our largest market for overseas tourism, there has been a large [...]

'Kids were crying, people were frustrated' - Aer Lingus passengers left on runway for over two hours after flight 'missed slot'

Thursday  12:36,   22 june 2017
Independent.ie

An Aer Lingus passenger has slammed the airline claiming his flight was delayed for over two and a half hours after they "missed their slot" and were then forced to change crew. J Caffrey said that he and fellow passengers boarded their[...]

Widow awarded €295k as husband died in hospital after requiring treatment for eye infection

Thursday  12:20,   22 june 2017
Independent.ie

A widow who sued over the care given to her husband at Cork University Hospital (CUH) has settled her High Court action for €295,000. Father-of-two, Remmy Ajayi (33), originally from Nigeria, suffered total organ failure and died on November 21,[...]

Man left with knife wounds and house damaged in separate violent incidents

Thursday  12:20,   22 june 2017
Independent.ie

<p>Two separate violent incidents in Dublin overnight have left a man suffering knife wounds and a house badly damaged.</p>Gardai in Kevin Street were alerted to a row between two men that occured in the Patrick Street area of the city centre[...]

Brother of late soccer star abused male pupils

Thursday  11:55,   22 june 2017
Independent.ie

A former Christian Brother who sexually abused his pupils while in class has been found guilty of indecent assault. James Treacy (75), with an address at Ashford Close, Swords, Dublin, showed no emotion as a jury at Limerick Circuit Court found him[...]

Brother of late soccer star abused male pupils

Thursday  11:55,   22 june 2017
Independent.ie

A former Christian Brother who sexually abused his pupils while in class has been found guilty of indecent assault. James Treacy (75), with an address at Ashford Close, Swords, Dublin, showed no emotion as a jury at Limerick Circuit Court found him[...]

Ghostbusters II Baby Oscar Actor and John Denver's Nephew Dead of Apparent Suicide After Battle with Mental Illness

Thursday  09:45,   22 june 2017
People

Ghostbusters II Baby Oscar Actor and John Denver's Nephew Dead of Apparent Suicide After Battle with Mental IllnessHis twin brother William, who also played Sigourney Weaver’s character’s baby Oscar in the 1989 film, [...]

Cops unable to keep tabs on huge inflow of girls from northeast

Thursday  09:45,   22 june 2017
The New Indian Express

<p>AFTER the hotel and restaurant industry, it is now the turn of beauty clinics, spas, massage centres and nature cure hospitals to employ girls from the northeast.</p>There has been a proliferation of salons in the city in recent years and[...]