World: Ireland

Gardaí probe killer's use of dating apps and sites

Thursday  08:45,   24 may 2018
independent.ie

Gardaí are investigating whether twisted killer Mark Hennessy was using dating apps and websites and even if he had attempted to contact potential victims online. A massive probe was still continuing last night into the brutal murder of tragic[...]

Jastine Valdez murder - gardaí appeal for information on missing iPad

Thursday  08:40,   24 may 2018
thejournal.ie

It is hoped that Jastine’s bag and iPad could help shed light on any connection she may have had with her killer.As the investigation widens into the 24-year-old’s murder at the hands of construction worker Mark Hennessy, gardaí have renewed their[...]

Mum of tragic teenager Elisha Gault: ‘I just wanted to hold my baby girl’

Thursday  08:20,   24 may 2018
extra.ie

The mother of tragic teenager Elisha Gault has revealed how she felt in her gut that her baby was gone. The Tipperary schoolgirl’s body was recovered from the River Suir on March 25, near her home of Carrick-on-Suir, after she had been[...]

'We are so grateful' - Irish teen battling terminal illness gets date for life-saving US surgery

Thursday  08:15,   24 may 2018
independent.ie

An Irish teenager who is battling terminal cancer has been given a date for his potentially life-saving treatment in the US. Aaron McMahon (17) from Shanagarry, Co Cork was diagnosed with a rare chordoma brain tumour in February 2017.After[...]

Body of murdered Jastine Valdez to be returned home to Philippines for her funeral

Thursday  08:00,   24 may 2018
dublinlive.ie

Friends in Jastine's hometown of Aritao have been paying tribute to the murdered 24 year-oldA post-mortem examination revealed yesterday that Jastine died after being strangled, before her body was dumped near thick woodland near Rathmichael, Co [...]

Pictured: Man (33) fatally stabbed after early morning altercation

Thursday  07:40,   24 may 2018
independent.ie

Pictured: Man (33) fatally stabbed after early morning altercationThe young man was arrested and detained for questioning following the incident in Cahersiveen at 4.35am this[...]

Compensation for dad who was sacked just 11 days after birth of new baby

Wednesday  19:56,   23 may 2018
thejournal.ie

The man’s boss congratulated him on the new arrival but then proceeded to tell him that he was being made redundant. The shocked employee asked whether there were any other roles open to him, and he was told there were not. © Catalyst[...]

'Please come home Mam, I'm in agony': Parents of women who had crisis pregnancies urge Yes vote

Wednesday  17:35,   23 may 2018
thejournal.ie

'Please come home Mam, I'm in agony': Parents of women who had crisis pregnancies urge Yes voteELAINE BEDFORD’S DAUGHTER Kate became pregnant last[...]

Tributes paid to teenage girl killed in car crash near Enniscorthy, Wexford as mum fights for life

Wednesday  16:10,   23 may 2018
msn

Tributes paid to teenage girl killed in car crash near Enniscorthy, Wexford as mum fights for lifeAisling Dolan, 19, from New Ross in Co Wexford, passed away following the collision on the N11 at Scarawalsh, near Enniscorthy in the[...]

Man stabbed to death in Co Kerry

Wednesday  13:41,   23 may 2018
independent.ie

A man has died after being stabbed in Co Kerry. The incident happened at a house in Cahersiveen at 4.35am this morning. The man, who was 33-years-old, received serious stab wounds and was removed to University Hospital in Kerry where he was[...]

'I listened to the women in my life' - Taoiseach on why he changed views on Eighth Amendment

Wednesday  12:45,   23 may 2018
independent.ie

'I listened to the women in my life' - Taoiseach on why he changed views on Eighth AmendmentThe former Health Minister said that he believes the Eighth Amendment is currently "too restrictive" since[...]

Gardaí probing alleged sexual assault near Harold’s Cross

Wednesday  12:45,   23 may 2018
extra.ie

Gardaí probing alleged sexual assault near Harold’s CrossThe reported incident occurred between 5am and 5.30am on Sunday 20 when a man and a woman were walking from town through Harold’s Cross on the Mount Argus[...]

Gardaí arrest four people after man, 20s, stabbed in evening attack in Clondalkin

Wednesday  12:45,   23 may 2018
dublinlive.ie

Gardaí arrest four people after man, 20s, stabbed in evening attack in ClondalkinThe incident happened when the man was stabbed in the Waterside area of Clondalkin at around 8.45pm, when Gardaí were called to the[...]

Dublin Weather: Heat-wave begins as temperatures to hit 20C on dry, sunny day in the capital

Wednesday  11:51,   23 may 2018
dublinlive.ie

It's the first of a few good days of weather aheadIt's officially that time of the year. Summer is kicking into full swing, schools are about to finish, and the Leaving Cert is just two weeks[...]

Post-mortem results reveal how tragic Jastine Valdez was killed by psycho Mark Hennessy

Wednesday  11:46,   23 may 2018
msn

The 24-year-old student's body was found in thick woodland on MondayThe 24-year-old student's body was found in thick woodland near Rathmichael, Co Dublin, on[...]