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'A dark cloud descended over Ireland' - Irish Coast Guard members form guard of honour for Cpt Mark Duffy

Thursday  17:16,   30 march 2017
Independent.ie

'A dark cloud descended over Ireland' - Irish Coast Guard members form guard of honour for Cpt Mark DuffyThe funeral mass for the father-of-two is taking place at St Oliver Plunkett Church, Blackrock, in Dundalk, Co Louth followed by[...]

'A beautiful daughter, a free-spirit': Crowds gather for funeral of Danielle McLaughlin

Thursday  16:57,   30 march 2017
Journal.ie

Friends and family have been told to wear ‘bright, vibrant colours’ to celebrate Danielle’s life.The 28-year-old, who was travelling in Goa, was found murdered in India earlier this[...]

Ross accused of 'sabotaging' public transport network

Thursday  16:56,   30 march 2017
Independent.ie

Ross accused of 'sabotaging' public transport networkSinn Féin deputy leader Mary Lou McDonald described Mr Ross’s refusal to intervene in the Bus Éireann dispute as a “disastrous”[...]

American Airlines pilot dies after medical episode on flight

Thursday  16:16,   30 march 2017
Associated Press

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — An American Airlines pilot died after having a medical episode just before landing in Albuquerque.The Albuquerque Journal reports (http://bit.ly/2oBo8K5) that the captain declared a medical emergency on flight 1353 a couple of[...]

Italian authorities disrupt scheme to steal Enzo Ferrari’s body and hold it for ransom

Thursday  16:12,   30 march 2017
The Washington Post

The gang had already cased the cemetery and planned an escape route into the Apennine Mountains on the Italian peninsula. The heist was disrupted as part of an effort to curb drug trafficking on the island, La Stampa noted, as well as the flow [...]

Mother and son die after being stabbed at home

Thursday  15:55,   30 march 2017
Sky News

A woman and her 13-year-old son have died after being stabbed at their home in Stourbridge in the West Midlands. The woman's husband is in hospital with serious injuries.A man in his 20s was arrested about 30 minutes after the three victims were[...]

The wreckage of a missing Dublin-bound helicopter has been located, remains of five people also located - police

Thursday  14:41,   30 march 2017
Independent.ie

<p></p><p>The wreckage of a missing Dublin-bound helicopter has been located, remains of five people also located - police</p>"Sadly we can confirm that the wreckage of the helicopter that went #missing yesterday has been located along[...]

The wreckage of a missing Dublin-bound helicopter has been located, remains of five people also located - police

Thursday  14:41,   30 march 2017
Independent.ie

<p></p><p>The wreckage of a missing Dublin-bound helicopter has been located, remains of five people also located - police</p>"Sadly we can confirm that the wreckage of the helicopter that went #missing yesterday has been located along[...]

The wreckage of a missing Dublin-bound helicopter has been located, remains of five people also located - police

Thursday  14:41,   30 march 2017
Independent.ie

<p></p><p>The wreckage of a missing Dublin-bound helicopter has been located, remains of five people also located - police</p>"Sadly we can confirm that the wreckage of the helicopter that went #missing yesterday has been located along[...]

Ireland's new online passport service: Everything you need to know

Thursday  14:32,   30 march 2017
Independent.ie

Ireland's new online passport service: Everything you need to knowWhat's the story? [...]

Ireland's new online passport service: Everything you need to know

Thursday  14:31,   30 march 2017
Independent.ie

Ireland's new online passport service: Everything you need to knowWhat's the story? [...]

Stone pelters on hire in Kashmir: India Today nails Valley's insidious villains

Thursday  14:12,   30 march 2017
India Today

<p>Masterminds use internet to organise stone pelting across Jammu and Kashmir.</p>Zakir Ahmad Bhat, Farooq Ahmad Lone, Wasim Ahmed Khan, Mushtaq Veeri and Ibrahim Khan made startling confessions: from being on the payroll of their underground [...]

Gardai appeal for witnesses after man (45) shot in Dublin overnight

Thursday  14:10,   30 march 2017
Independent.ie

Gardai appeal for witnesses after man (45) shot in Dublin overnightThe incident happened when a man forced his way into a house on Belcamp Crescent shortly before[...]

Gardai appeal for witnesses after man (45) shot in Dublin overnight

Thursday  14:10,   30 march 2017
Independent.ie

Gardai appeal for witnesses after man (45) shot in Dublin overnightThe incident happened when a man forced his way into a house on Belcamp Crescent shortly before[...]

'We now know some Gardaí recorded numbers that were exaggerated. At worst, this was deception. At best, this was incompetence' - Garda commissioner appears in front of justice committee

Thursday  13:51,   30 march 2017
Independent.ie

'We now know some Gardaí recorded numbers that were exaggerated. At worst, this was deception. At best, this was incompetence' - Garda commissioner appears in front of justice committeeAddressing the committee Ms O'Sullivan read from a[...]