World: Ireland

'Q***r not impressed' - Dublin t-shirt company suspends employee without pay after offensive slur sent to customer

Friday  18:51,   23 june 2017
Independent.ie

A Dublin-based t-shirt company has launched an internal investigation after a customer shared an offensive email accidentally sent to him by an employee calling him a "q***r".A spokesperson for the T-Shirt Company, located in North Strand, [...]

'Q***r not impressed' - Dublin t-shirt company suspends employee without pay after offensive slur sent to customer

Friday  18:50,   23 june 2017
Independent.ie

A Dublin-based t-shirt company has launched an internal investigation after a customer shared an offensive email accidentally sent to him by an employee calling him a "q***r".A spokesperson for the T-Shirt Company, located in North Strand, [...]

Judge accuses RTÉ's Joe Duffy of attacking the courts for not sentencing people

Friday  18:35,   23 june 2017
Journal.ie

The comments were made by Judge Patrick Durcan at Ennis District Court today.At Ennis District Court today, Judge Patrick Durcan trained his sights on radio talk show hosts for the second time in 10 days when sentencing a petty criminal to a three[...]

Judge accuses RTÉ's Joe Duffy of attacking the courts for not sentencing people

Friday  18:35,   23 june 2017
Journal.ie

The comments were made by Judge Patrick Durcan at Ennis District Court today.At Ennis District Court today, Judge Patrick Durcan trained his sights on radio talk show hosts for the second time in 10 days when sentencing a petty criminal to a three[...]

Homeopath who claimed to treat symptoms of autism has been forced to remove advertisement

Friday  17:45,   23 june 2017
Independent.ie

A homeopath who said that she could alleviate the "symptoms" of autism has fallen foul of advertising standards after claiming to help children diagnosed on the spectrum with alternative therapies. The Advertising Standards Authority of[...]

Homeopath who claimed to treat symptoms of autism has been forced to remove advertisement

Friday  17:45,   23 june 2017
Independent.ie

A homeopath who said that she could alleviate the "symptoms" of autism has fallen foul of advertising standards after claiming to help children diagnosed on the spectrum with alternative therapies. The Advertising Standards Authority of[...]

This is Ireland's favourite building

Friday  17:30,   23 june 2017
Journal.ie

The shortlist included 60 projects across 13 counties and three international projects.The centre won the public choice award at the Royal Institute of the Architects of Ireland (RIAI) Awards[...]

Man (60s) died after being crushed by articulated trailer at Dublin Port

Friday  14:21,   23 june 2017
Independent.ie

Separate investigations are underway after a man was crushed by an articulated trailer at Dublin Port. The man, aged in his 60s, was helping to load the trailer onto a ferry at 1.30pm on Thursday when he became trapped, Independent.ie[...]

Man (60s) died after being crushed by articulated trailer at Dublin Port

Friday  14:21,   23 june 2017
Independent.ie

Separate investigations are underway after a man was crushed by an articulated trailer at Dublin Port. The man, aged in his 60s, was helping to load the trailer onto a ferry at 1.30pm on Thursday when he became trapped, Independent.ie[...]

Baby-faced burglary suspect is charged with crime spree

Friday  14:13,   23 june 2017
Independent.ie

A teenager has appeared in court charged with committing two burglaries, trespassing and stealing a car and a bicycle within a two-hour period in Clontarf.Baby-faced Luke Foran (19), of West Road, East Wall, appeared before judge Anthony Halpin at[...]

Baby-faced burglary suspect is charged with crime spree

Friday  14:12,   23 june 2017
Independent.ie

A teenager has appeared in court charged with committing two burglaries, trespassing and stealing a car and a bicycle within a two-hour period in Clontarf.Baby-faced Luke Foran (19), of West Road, East Wall, appeared before judge Anthony Halpin at[...]

'I found it massively distressing' - Young woman horrified after teens throw eel into swimming pool

Friday  12:37,   23 june 2017
Independent.ie

A young woman has spoken of her horror after a group of teenage boys were filmed abusing an eel before throwing it into a pool full of swimmers. The disturbing footage was captured in Co Cork and it shows the youngsters walking alongside a river in[...]

'I found it massively distressing' - Young woman horrified after teens throw eel into swimming pool

Friday  12:36,   23 june 2017
Independent.ie

A young woman has spoken of her horror after a group of teenage boys were filmed abusing an eel before throwing it into a pool full of swimmers. The disturbing footage was captured in Co Cork and it shows the youngsters walking alongside a river in[...]

Taxi passenger dies following early morning collision in Dublin

Friday  12:25,   23 june 2017
Independent.ie

<p>A passenger in a taxi has died following an early morning crash in Dublin city centre.</p><p></p>The incident occurred at 1.40am in the north inner city area of Summerhill, at the junction between Portland Row and Summerhill[...]

Revealed: Rio ticketing scandal cost the Olympic Council of Ireland over €1.5m

Friday  10:06,   23 june 2017
Independent.ie

THE ticketing scandal at the Olympics in Rio has cost the Olympic Council of Ireland (OCI) more than €1.5m. Figures released by the OCI today, ahead of its Annual General Meeting (AGM), showed €1.04m was spent on legal and professional advice alone. [...]