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Truck driver made 'a bad move' before crash that killed girl (3), court hears

Thursday  15:02,   14 november 2019
independent.ie

Truck driver made 'a bad move' before crash that killed girl (3), court hearsAt around 9am on March 15, 2017, Vincent Wall (41) was driving his daughter Estlin to crèche in Inagh from their home in Ennistymon, Co... >>>

Irish weather forecast: Winter officially arrives in Ireland as snow falls after Met Eireann warning

Thursday  10:05,   14 november 2019
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Met Eireann confirmed that the rain will turn to sleet and snow in places , so it'd be a good time to take the winter woolies out.AA Roadwatch has said that snow is affecting part of the M7 between J15 Ballybrittas in Co Laois and J14 Monastrevin in >>>

Limerick man offers €2k reward for information after baby grandson’s grave vandalised

Thursday  10:05,   14 november 2019
thejournal.ie

“Jesus knows who did it, they have to sleep every night and get up every morning and they’ll remember all this,” Gerry McDonagh said.Gerry McDonagh broke down in tears describing finding the grave at Taylor’s Cross Cemetery, Fedamore, had been... >>>

More than 600,000 Irish workers could see pay hit in January 2020 due to Revenue review of allowances

Wednesday  23:45,   13 november 2019
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There is now a 'real fear that the allowance could be removed entirely'The party’s finance spokesman, Michael McGrath, said low and middle-income workers’ allowances could be worst affected following an examination of the system involving... >>>

Irish weather forecast: Snow to hit Leinster, Munster and Connacht as Met Eireann issues warning

Wednesday  21:55,   13 november 2019
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Irish weather forecast: Snow to hit Leinster, Munster and Connacht as Met Eireann issues warningSnow is expected to hit parts of Leinster, Munster and Connacht today as temperatures plunge to... >>>

Man jailed for trying to poison co-worker with lethal chemical he saw on TV

Wednesday  21:50,   13 november 2019
thejournal.ie

Thomas Lynch told his fellow employees that he planned to put a liquid on his co-worker’s car, which could kill him in 24 hours. Lynch was observed going to the side of the car wearing gloves and with a cloth. Another employee reported his actions... >>>

Girl (10) who suffered fracture when radiator fell on her foot awarded €56k

Wednesday  21:40,   13 november 2019
independent.ie

A 10-year-old girl, who suffered a fracture to her left foot when a heavy radiator fell off the wall in her school, has been awarded just over €56,000 damages in the Circuit Civil Court. Barrister Eileen McAuley, counsel for Keira Kuts, of Carlough... >>>

150 workers 'temporarily' laid off at Swords pharma plant from today

Wednesday  21:40,   13 november 2019
thejournal.ie

The issue was raised in the Dáil today.Trade union Siptu said that its 87 members at the SK Biotek pharmaceutical ingredients plant in Swords were refused entry to their workplace this... >>>

'Please can you just get me home' - Lisa Smith will talk to anyone to clear her name, says family spokesperson

Wednesday  21:30,   13 november 2019
independent.ie

ISIL bride Lisa Smith is “willing to testify, to talk to anyone to clear her name”, according to Dundalk Councillor Peter Fitzpatrick, who says she is desperate to get home. Cllr Fitzpatrick, acting as a spokesperson for Lisa Smith’s family, said... >>>

Fact check: Were Noel Grealish’s figures for money going to Nigeria accurate?

Wednesday  19:05,   13 november 2019
independent.ie

Fact check: Were Noel Grealish’s figures for money going to Nigeria accurate?The remittance figures quoted by the Galway representative in the Dáil were based on information published by the World... >>>

'I've sent money home, I'm not a criminal'- Nigerians in Ireland react to Noel Grealish money remarks

Wednesday  18:05,   13 november 2019
independent.ie

'I've sent money home, I'm not a criminal'- Nigerians in Ireland react to Noel Grealish money remarksNoel Grealish, who was at the centre of another racism row in September, asked the Taoiseach whether “astronomical” amounts of money >>>

Country set for ‘filthy election’ after ‘scaremongering’ leaflet circulates Dublin, says TD

Wednesday  17:20,   13 november 2019
independent.ie

Government must impose 'a rent freeze', Micheál Martin tells DáilMr Martin was commenting on the latest figures on rent increases which he said had especially hit young people. He said rents in certain parts of Dublin had increased by 125pc... >>>

Government must impose 'a rent freeze', Micheál Martin tells Dáil

Wednesday  17:20,   13 november 2019
independent.ie

Government must impose 'a rent freeze', Micheál Martin tells DáilMr Martin was commenting on the latest figures on rent increases which he said had especially hit young people. He said rents in certain parts of Dublin had increased by 125pc... >>>

First-time buyers could pay as much as €520,000 for houses in one part of Dublin, new report finds

Wednesday  12:45,   13 november 2019
dublinlive.ie

First-time buyers could pay as much as €520,000 for houses in one part of Dublin, new report findsThe average price of a home in the capital for a first-time buyer is €375,000 according to the Economic and Social Research... >>>

Co Antrim teen accused of rape, blackmail and harassment in case involving five suspected victims

Wednesday  10:55,   13 november 2019
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A judge heard he allegedly boasted to police about his computer abilities , saying that he deliberately sought out and crashed strangers’ internet games.During interviews he was also said to have stated: “All girls these days are sl**s.”The teenager >>>