World: Ireland

'Puppy farms, ratholes like Rathkeale, drug mule celebs' - British magazine to lose advertisers after bizarre anti-Irish article

Monday  11:20,   14 august 2017
Independent.ie

A BRITISH online magazine looks set to lose significant advertising after branding Ireland a "land of puppy farms, dingy bars, drug mule celebs, verbal diarrhoea and squeaky fiddles" in an hysterical anti-Irish opinion piece. The overall[...]

First photos of site where gardai are believed to be searching for missing Trevor Deely

Saturday  13:10,   12 august 2017
MSN

Trevor was last seen 17 years agoAn officer could be seen outside as a JCB and other excavation vehicles arrived at the[...]

'Oh, well, his first wife died at 3am' - Molly Martens questions death of Jason's first partner in US TV interview

Saturday  13:10,   12 august 2017
Independent.ie

CONVICTED killer Molly Martens Corbett (33) has dramatically claimed in a US TV interview that her Irish husband subjected her to years of verbal and physical abuse. Ms Martens Corbett, who was convicted last week with her father, Thomas Martens[...]

'The choking did not occur' - Two jurors believe Jason Corbett was asleep when he was first struck by Molly Martens

Saturday  13:10,   12 august 2017
Independent.ie

Two jurors in North Carolina say they believe Irish father Jason Corbett was asleep in bed when he was first struck by his wife Molly Martens Corbett. Davidson County juror Miriam Figueroa told US TV network ABC she believes Martens Corbett (33)[...]

Mountjoy in lockdown after prisoner climbs onto roof to retrieve suspected drugs

Friday  20:06,   11 august 2017
Independent.ie

Mountjoy in lockdown after prisoner climbs onto roof to retrieve suspected drugsShortly after 11am the inmate scaled a wall in the D division of the jail on Dublin's North Circular Road and made his way onto a[...]

'It was like finding a needle in a haystack' - Hero who helped rescue kayaker from the water after over four hours

Friday  18:36,   11 august 2017
Independent.ie

A hero who helped rescue a kayaker who had been stranded in the water for over four hours admits it was like "finding a needle in a haystack."The unnamed man (45) was kayaking on Lough Conn, Co Mayo with his son and a friend on Thursday[...]

Gardai arrest drunk driver in Tallaght and seize car with no front wheels

Friday  17:57,   11 august 2017
Dublin Live

This driver needs to take a wheely good look at themselves !DMR Traffic arrest intoxicated disqualified driver in Tallaght with no Tax, Insurance, NCT - and no front wheels![...]

South Dublin shopping centre evacuated as fire brigade tackle roof blaze

Friday  17:57,   11 august 2017
Independent.ie

A shopping centre in South Dublin was evacuated this afternoon after a fire broke out on the roof. Emergency services were called to the scene Blackrock Shopping centre shortly before 1pm today.A spokesman for Dublin Fire Brigade explained that the[...]

Former Console bosses asked to repay grants worth €150,000

Friday  16:53,   11 august 2017
Journal.ie

The charity, which was liquidated last year, received the money to provide counselling services for Irish emigrants in the UK.The suicide prevention charity was wound down last year after it emerged through an RTÉ investigation that its founders[...]

Mater Hospital forced to turn patients away following huge IT failure

Friday  14:26,   11 august 2017
Dublin Live

The hospital is one of the busiest in the country, with recent figures revealing that 31,254 people are waiting to receive treatment at the northside facilityIt is reported that ambulances diverted from the Mater to neighbouring Beaumont and St[...]

Gambler stole €7k worth of bathroom accessories from warehouse to fund his 'out of control habit'

Friday  14:07,   11 august 2017
Independent.ie

Gambler stole €7k worth of bathroom accessories from warehouse to fund his 'out of control habit'Glen Morgan (30) lost his job and relationship to his addiction, which was "out of[...]

Body found during search for missing 24 year-old Shane Rock

Friday  13:20,   11 august 2017
Dublin Live

The body, which was discovered on Thursday night, has yet to be identifiedThe body has not yet been formally[...]

Jason Corbett's older brother describes Molly and Thomas Martens as 'evil to the bone'

Friday  13:00,   11 august 2017
MSN

'There's no excuse, they are just evil and they tried to blacken my brother's name'Stephen said that he will never be able to forgive Thomas and Molly Martens after they murdered Jason in August[...]

Jason Corbett's older brother describes Molly and Thomas Martens as 'evil to the bone'

Friday  13:00,   11 august 2017
MSN

'There's no excuse, they are just evil and they tried to blacken my brother's name'Stephen said that he will never be able to forgive Thomas and Molly Martens after they murdered Jason in August[...]

Local boats pitch in to help as canoeist rescued after lake ordeal

Friday  12:50,   11 august 2017
Journal.ie

Rescue helicopter 118 and the Killala Coast Guard also assisted in the rescue.A Coast Guard spokesperson told TheJournal.ie that the man had initially departed from Massbrook at 6pm, and that a 999 call was received at[...]