World: Ireland

Man (33) who stabbed his pregnant sister, searched the internet for 'murder suicide' before the attack

Wednesday  17:56,   11 october 2017
Independent.ie

A mentally ill man who stabbed his pregnant sister four times in the back had carried out internet searches for killings and “murder suicide” in the months before the attack, a court has heard. An analysis of Daniel O’Connell’s computer showed some[...]

Fears that La Palma volcano could erupt sparking mega tsumani that will engulf Ireland

Wednesday  16:55,   11 october 2017
MSN

La Palma, in the Canary Islands, has been rocked by dozens of small tremors measuring between 1.5 and 2.7 on the Richter scale .And it could well be a sign that the active volcano Cumbre Vieja could be set to cause devastation. Click to expand [...]

Fears that La Palma volcano could erupt sparking mega tsumani that will engulf Ireland

Wednesday  16:52,   11 october 2017
MSN

La Palma, in the Canary Islands, has been rocked by dozens of small tremors measuring between 1.5 and 2.7 on the Richter scale .And it could well be a sign that the active volcano Cumbre Vieja could be set to cause devastation. Click to expand [...]

Fair City's 'Zumo' denies seriously assaulting his ex-partner during row

Wednesday  16:52,   11 october 2017
Independent.ie

Fair City's 'Zumo' denies seriously assaulting his ex-partner during rowPatrick Fitzpatrick (28), who played Carrigstown's lovable villain Zumo Bishop for six years on the RTE prime-time television soap, allegedly left his former partner [...]

Fair City's 'Zumo' denies seriously assaulting his ex-partner during row

Wednesday  16:51,   11 october 2017
Independent.ie

Fair City's 'Zumo' denies seriously assaulting his ex-partner during rowPatrick Fitzpatrick (28), who played Carrigstown's lovable villain Zumo Bishop for six years on the RTE prime-time television soap, allegedly left his former partner [...]

Hackers target thousands of SuperValu customers' details

Wednesday  14:50,   11 october 2017
Independent.ie

A notorious Serbian-based crime syndicate is the chief suspect in the attempted cyber attack on Irish retail giant SuperValu. Gardaí are now liaising with Interpol and Europol over the attack on the Musgrave Group, of which SuperValu is a part. The[...]

Varadkar accused of misleading Dáil over €5m 'spin unit' cost

Wednesday  11:55,   11 october 2017
Independent.ie

Varadkar accused of misleading Dáil over €5m 'spin unit' costMr Varadkar previously said the first-of-its-kind public relations division in the Taoiseach's office would save the taxpayer money and also said the division would be cost[...]

Tributes paid to highly-respected journalist (36) who passed away suddenly

Wednesday  11:25,   11 october 2017
Independent.ie

Tributes have been paid to a prominent West of Ireland journalist who passed away suddenly at his home last night. Neill O’Neill was Managing Editor of ‘The Mayo News’ and a highly respected journalist in the region.The 36-year-old fell ill and died [...]

Second petition to impeach pro-life UCD Student President Katie Ascough accepted

Wednesday  11:25,   11 october 2017
Independent.ie

Second petition to impeach pro-life UCD Student President Katie Ascough acceptedThe petition calling for her impeachment was handed in on Monday evening after collecting 1200[...]

'Gentle giant' (21) killed in car crash was due to get married next year

Tuesday  20:10,   10 october 2017
Independent.ie

A young man who died in a car crash in Galway last night was due to get married next year. Bernard Mongan (21) from Cluide, Corrundulla in Co Galway was killed on Monday night after his car collided with another car at Carrowhuineagh, Dunmore, Co[...]

Police in Antrim find rocket launcher and 'terrorist related' tools

Tuesday  20:10,   10 october 2017
Journal.ie

Officers also found a replica pistol, a baseball bat and a hammer.Officers were made aware of a suspicious object on Bundore Road at around 5.30pm on[...]

Hook head tragedy: 'Aoife's death left such a huge void in our lives'

Tuesday  20:10,   10 october 2017
Journal.ie

Aoife Winterlich died tragically in a scouting accident at Hook Head.In a moving statement at the end of an inquest into her daughter Aoife Winterlich’s death, Anne Winterlich said her daughter’s loss had left a huge void for the[...]

Budget 2018: Here are the main points you need to know

Tuesday  16:40,   10 october 2017
Journal.ie

But just how does this year’s Budget, delivered this afternoon, affect you? Read on to find out…Minister @Paschald brings the #budget18 document to the annual photocall at Government buildings. MerrionStreet.ie (@merrionstreet) October 10,[...]

Budget 2018: Here are the main points you need to know

Tuesday  16:40,   10 october 2017
Journal.ie

But just how does this year’s Budget, delivered this afternoon, affect you? Read on to find out…Minister @Paschald brings the #budget18 document to the annual photocall at Government buildings. MerrionStreet.ie (@merrionstreet) October 10,[...]

Irishman shot dead in New York by employee he had fired two days earlier

Tuesday  14:51,   10 october 2017
MSN

A disgruntled employee shot the Irishman and himselfChristopher Sayers, whose parents are originally from Dingle in Co Kerry, was the foreman of a high-rise building in[...]