Garda Commissioner calls gardaí after suspecting woman of drink driving

Garda Commissioner Drew Harris assisted in arresting a woman suspected of drink driving in Dublin yesterday. Commissioner Harris was returning from a meeting at garda headquarters when he noticed a car being driven erratically in Blanchardstown. He notified local gardaí,...

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Connacht Cloudy with showers

Connacht today: It looks set to be mostly cloudy throughout the day with an increasing chance of showers breaking out. More persistent rain by evening. There will be a gentle south-westerly breeze. Feeling cooler. Max temp 19-22C (66-72F). Connacht tomorrow: It will...

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Parts of Dublin’s Grand Canal drained dry

Part of the Grand Canal at Suir Road in Dublin has been drained completely dry. More than 1,000 fish have...

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IFA calls for ‘Brexit fund’ for farmers

The Irish Farmers’ Association is calling on the government to set up a Brexit fund for farmers. In its pre-Budget...

Wednesday, 24/07/19 - 7:15am Read More

Thousands of mental health nurses to begin industrial action today

6,000 psychiatric nurses will begin industrial action this evening. The Psychiatric Nurses’ Association says its member will work only their...

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10% more people presented in sexual assault treatment units last year

Almost 1,000 people were treated in Ireland’s sexual-assault treatment units last year. This is an increase of almost 10% on...

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