World: Ireland

Shocking video shows Dublin security guard clinging to car bonnet as he tries to stop alleged thief driving away in Blanchardstown

Monday  07:27,   15 october 2018

Brian Croft said he was on the bonnet for almost a kilometre before the woman pulled overBrian Croft, 38, ended up on the car after approaching the driver as she left the store he was working in in Balnchardstown Shopping... >>>

Celebrities in UK send 1.3M to legal-advice helpline, Northern Irish rape crisis service

Sunday  20:51,   14 october 2018

A fund created by British celebrities announced last week that it has put more than $1.3 million towards female victims of sexual harassment or abuse. The Justice and Equality Fund was launched earlier this year as part of the Time's Up... >>>

'He's all at sea': Ross criticised for asking for info about bus redesign three weeks after launching it

Sunday  17:51,   14 october 2018

A letter sent from his constituency office asked for an “official line of detail” that he could give to his constituents on the plan.Speaking at that launch, Ross said that the new route design is a “radical change” but a “necessary part of the... >>>

Young boy hospitalised after being 'pinned to shop front' by car

Sunday  17:27,   14 october 2018

Young boy hospitalised after being 'pinned to shop front' by carA 12-year-old boy was struck by a car at Hardman’s Gardens, Drogheda at around 4.30 pm... >>>

Trinity College secures €100m loan from world's largest internationally owned public bank

Sunday  15:27,   14 october 2018

Trinity College Dublin has received the backing of a €100 million loan over a period of 30 years from the world's largest internationally owned public bank. The loan, from the European Investment Bank, will contribute to four major developments... >>>

Mia, the master of prop work! Bridesmaid poses with a toy in Eugenie's wedding portraits - two years after she grabbed the Queen's handbag in another official photo

Sunday  14:51,   14 october 2018

Mia, four, was seen holding out a white object (right) in her left hand as she sat alongside fellow bridesmaids Princess Charlotte and Theodora Williams for the photographs. Download the all-new Microsoft News app to receive up-to-the minute news... >>>

The six presidential candidates talk feminism - Which one says they are not a feminist?

Sunday  11:27,   14 october 2018

2018 has been a pivotal year for women’s equality in Ireland and globally. It is 100 years since women were first allowed to vote here and the 8th Amendment was removed following a campaign by women and women’s organisations throughout the country.... >>>

Gunman shoots at wrong house in Dublin 'after thinking sex offender lived there'

Sunday  10:27,   14 october 2018

The occupants have no involvement in crime and gardaí believe the shooter got the wrong house.The case of mistaken identity happened on Tuesday night in Crumlin. Around four shots were fired through the front door of the house at approximately 10pm. >>>

'I was told it's nothing personal' - Solicitor slams car rental company over €345 charge for 'tiny scratch'

Sunday  10:27,   14 october 2018

An Irish solicitor forced to pay €345 for a small scratch on a vehicle that he claims wasn't caused by him has slammed the lack of regulation of the car rental market in Europe.His experience was bad from the beginning, after he was charged a... >>>

Emma Mhic Mhathuna’s kids invited to Toy Show event by Ryan Tubridy

Sunday  10:06,   14 october 2018

Emma Mhic Mhathuna’s kids have been invited to a Late Late Toy show event later this year after their mother’s death this week. Late Late host, Ryan Tubridy, confirmed the invite after he spoke about writing a tribute to Mrs Mhic Mhathuna, 37, for... >>>

Three out of five voters think the President should give up all pensions while in office

Sunday  09:27,   14 october 2018

A new poll has gauged people’s opinions on presidential earnings.The findings are from the same Paddy Power/Red C poll which yesterday showed that  a huge majority want to see Higgins returned as... >>>

Video shows kids going into meltdown after Dublin Footballers turn up at schools with new jerseys

Sunday  09:27,   14 october 2018

Dublin players + box of jerseys + hundreds of kids = scenesDean Rock, Ciaran Kilkenny, And Michael Darragh Macauley brought Sam and a big box of new jerseys around and gave them away as part of a... >>>

For the record: Meet the Irish people behind some very peculiar world records

Sunday  09:03,   14 october 2018

Every child grows up with a dream, no matter how ambitious or elusive it may seem. Some spend hours daydreaming of becoming astronauts; others of strutting their stuff on stage as globally famous pop stars, or perhaps earning the adulation of... >>>

Visually impaired couple who work in city say BusConnects will have 'devastating effect'

Sunday  08:51,   14 october 2018

Politicians from across Dublin have been conveying the concerns of constituents over the BusConnects plan in recent months.In a letter to a government minister who’s based in Dublin, the husband said they were left “absolutely dismayed” by the new... >>>

Housing activists occupy Airbnb headquarters in Dublin

Sunday  08:27,   14 october 2018

Housing activists occupy Airbnb headquarters in DublinOpen House Dublin, Ireland's biggest architecture festival, is being held at the company's flagship offices on Hanover Quay in the docklands this... >>>