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 2020-09-22 14:05 

RTE

Minister urges public to adhere to Covid restrictions...

The Minister for Justice has pleaded with people to support healthcare workers by adhering to public health regulations and guidelines....

 2020-09-22 13:40 

RTE

Murder trial hears victim stabbed over 180 times...

A 20-year-old man has gone on trial at the Central Criminal Court for the murder of a 23-year-old man with cerebral palsy man in a south Dublin park two years ago, who was stabbed over 180 times....

 2020-09-22 13:36 

Irish Independent

Teen who wants to murder mother to be released in days...

A deeply troubled teenager, considered a risk to the life of her mother and other women, is set to be released into the community on Thursday after the President of the High Court ruled she could no longer be detained in a secure unit....

 2020-09-22 13:33 

RTE

Nun given until June 2021 to move home, restore land...

A 62-year old nun who was convicted of a breach of the planning laws has been given until June next year to move home and to restore land she had developed as a retreat near the village of Leap in west Cork....

 2020-09-22 13:28 

Irish Independent

'Incensed' Debenhams staff protest at KPMG offices in Dublin, Cork and Galway...

DEBENHAMS workers have staged protests at KPMG offices in Dublin, Cork and Galway today just hours after packers were sent into several stores....

 2020-09-22 13:27 

Irish Independent

Romney backs voting on Supreme Court nominee in boost for Trump...

Republican senator Mitt Romney has said he supports voting to fill the late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg's seat on the Supreme Court, all but ensuring Donald Trump has the backing needed to push the nomination over Democratic objections that it is too ...

 2020-09-22 13:25 

Irish Independent

Bake Off's return delayed by Prime Minister's coronavirus address...

The Great British Bake Off will return to screens 15 minutes later than scheduled tonight to make room for Boris Johnson's televised coronavirus address....

 2020-09-22 13:12 

Irish Independent

Late Late Toy Show 2020: Thousands of children from around the globe apply to take part...

Children from around the world will be participating in this year's The Late Late Toy Show for the first time ever as RT revealed they have received thousands of applications from kids eager to take part in the iconic show....

 2020-09-22 13:10 

Irish Times

Fireworks can cause ‘horrific injuries’ amongst children, fire officer warns...

McEntee says source of fireworks being used now, particularly in Dublin, is being investigated...

 2020-09-22 13:05 

Irish Independent

Rachel Allen's son Joshua arrested on suspicion of driving while intoxicated after crashing new Range Rover...

THE son of celebrity TV chef Rachel Allen has been arrested on suspicion of driving while intoxicated after crashing a brand new Range Rover....

 2020-09-22 12:56 

RTE

EBA says payment breaks will be phased out as planned...

The European Banking Authority (EBA) has confirmed that mortgage and loan payment breaks, offered to borrowers earlier this year, will be phased out from the end of this month as planned....

 2020-09-22 12:53 

Irish Independent

World Rugby vice-chairman Bernard Laporte taken into custody in France...

World Rugby vice chairman and president of the French Rugby Federation (FFR) Bernard Laporte and four other of the most powerful men in French rugby were taken into custody for questioning by the French Financial Prosecution Office (PNF) on Tuesday....

 2020-09-22 12:51 

RTE

Former Met chief constable to investigate Ludlow murder...

The family of a man murdered over 40 years ago in Co Louth has announced that a full independent investigation will be carried out into his killing by a former Metropolitan Police Chief Constable....

 2020-09-22 12:35 

Irish Independent

Sinn Fin could propose outlawing fireworks in Northern Ireland in effort to halt spread over border...

Outlawing the sale of fireworks could be proposed by Sinn Fin in the North....

 2020-09-22 12:30 

Irish Independent

Scores arrested in global crackdown on darknet opioid trafficking...

Law enforcement officials have arrested 179 people and seized more than 6.5 million dollars (5 million) in a worldwide crackdown on opioid trafficking on the darknet, the US Justice Department said....

 2020-09-22 12:16 

RTE

GPs concerned over late arrival of flu vaccine...

GPs are expressing concerns about how services will be impacted by the late arrival of the flu vaccine, as cases of Covid-19 rise in many counties and doctors' surgeries have to limit availability of appointments for non-Covid patients....

 2020-09-22 12:14 

Irish Independent

Early pub closures, smaller weddings and face coverings - Boris Johnson announces new UK coronavirus restrictions...

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson unveiled on Tuesday a new package of tougher measures to try to tackle increasing numbers of Covid-19 cases....

 2020-09-22 12:00 

RTE

EU tells UK to 'stop the games' on Brexit...

Senior EU and British officials will hold urgent talks next week on the Brexit withdrawal agreement, which has been threatened by London's attempt to override parts of the treaty, Brussels said today....

 2020-09-22 11:57 

Irish Independent

British sports fans won't return to stadia on October 1 - Boris Johnson...

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has announced that the planned return of spectators to sports venues will now not go ahead from October 1 due to a rise in coronavirus infections....

 2020-09-22 11:57 

Irish Independent

Return of fans to English sporting venues on hold, Boris Johnson confirms...

The planned return of spectators to sports venues in England from October 1 could be on hold for six months due to fears over a second wave of coronavirus infections....

 2020-09-22 11:53 

Irish Independent

Tropical storm stalls along Texas coast, flooding city streets...

Tropical Storm Beta has stalled along the coast of Texas, flooding streets in Houston and Galveston hours after making landfall amid an unusually busy hurricane season....

 2020-09-22 11:36 

Irish Independent

Meet the nipper: Steve Irwin's daughter Bindi reveals gender of her first baby...

Bindi Irwin has revealed the gender of her first baby and said it is the same size as a "hatchling Aldabra tortoise"....

 2020-09-22 11:31 

Irish Independent

Post office transactions down by 25pc compared to last year...

Transactions in post offices are estimated to be down by 25pc according to the Irish Postmasters' Union (IPU)....

 2020-09-22 11:20 

Irish Independent

Joshua Allen arrested on suspicion of driving while intoxicated after crashing new Range Rover...

THE son of celebrity TV chef Rachel Allen has been arrested on suspicion of driving while intoxicated after crashing a brand new Range Rover....

 2020-09-22 11:01 

Irish Independent

Government agrees to appoint advisers for 10 of the 17 ministers of State...

The government has signed off on 10 new special advisers for ministers of State....

 2020-09-22 10:55 

Irish Independent

German suspect in Madeleine McCann case faces new rape investigation...

A suspect in the disappearance of British toddler Madeleine McCann faces another investigation over the alleged rape of an Irish woman in Portugal 16 years ago, German prosecutors have said....

 2020-09-22 10:54 

Irish Independent

Alex Winter: Third Bill & Ted film only felt real when I was in the phone booth...

Alex Winter has said it did not sink in that he was finally making a third Bill & Ted movie until he was back inside the time-travelling phone booth with Keanu Reeves....

 2020-09-22 10:51 

Irish Independent

'I went for a Covid test but was told I had cancer' - Irish man (31)...

A man who was diagnosed with cancer after collapsing while attending a Covid-19 test has told of his shock....

 2020-09-22 10:49 

Irish Independent

Female graduates in Ireland expect to earn up to 14pc less than males each year - study...

Female graduates in Ireland expect to earn up to 14pc less than their male counterparts each year, new research has shown....

 2020-09-22 10:43 

Irish Independent

Garda searching for Irishman accused of murdering Thai sex worker...

GARDA are hunting for an Irishman wanted in Thailand for the murder of a sex worker....

 2020-09-22 10:34 

RTE

Toxins in water killed hundreds of Botswana elephants...

Toxins in water produced by cyanobacteria killed more than 300 elephants in Botswana this year, officials have said, announcing the result of an investigation into the deaths which had baffled and alarmed conservationists....

 2020-09-22 10:33 

Irish Independent

Detection of Covid-19 in Cork nursing home...

HEALTH chiefs are liaising with a major Irish nursing home over the detection of Covid-19 at their Cork facility....

 2020-09-22 10:28 

Irish Independent

Special moments are elevated so much further when they are celebrated communally...

As Sam Bennett made Irish hearts glow as fiercely as any sparkling City of Light arrondissement, another shining and imperishable Gallic snapshot came rushing across the years....

 2020-09-22 10:24 

Irish Independent

Emmerdale star Joe-Warren Plant joins Dancing On Ice line-up...

Emmerdale star Joe-Warren Plant is skating on to Dancing On Ice, it has been confirmed....

 2020-09-22 10:00 

RTE

245,000 worth of cocaine seized at Dublin Airport...

Three people have been arrested in connection with the seizure of 245,000 worth of cocaine at Dublin Airport....

 2020-09-22 09:56 

RTE

Record global weekly number of Covid-19 cases...

The coronavirus pandemic appears to be accelerating worldwide, with new cases soaring last week to a new seven-day high of almost two million, even as new deaths decreased, WHO statistics showed....

 2020-09-22 09:30 

Irish Independent

Gardai seize 245k worth of cocaine at Dublin Airport...

A man and a woman have been charged and another man is in custody after gardai seized 245k worth of cocaine at Dublin Airport on Sunday....

 2020-09-22 09:26 

Irish Independent

Statues erected to celebrate sisters overshadowed by more famous brothers...

Statues of the sisters of high-profile figures who have been overshadowed by their more famous brothers have been erected around the country....

 2020-09-22 09:12 

Irish Independent

'It would not be appropriate' - UK government confirms plans to allow fans return to sport on October 1st paused...

Plans to allow the phased return of spectators into sporting venues in England from October 1 will be put on hold because of the recent rise in coronavirus cases, Michael Gove has announced....

 2020-09-22 08:53 

RTE

Tripling of Covid-19 cases in NI towns - virologist...

A virologist at Queen's University in Belfast has said that towns in Northern Ireland, including Newry and Derry, have seen a tripling in the number of positive cases of the Covid-19 virus over the last two weeks....

 2020-09-22 08:25 

Irish Independent

Wetherspoon to cut up to 450 staff at airport pubs...

Pub chain Wetherspoon has announced plans that could see it cut up to half of its jobs at pubs in six UK airports....

 2020-09-22 08:20 

Irish Independent

Visits to Skyscanner down by 60pc to 70pc due to Covid-19 travel restrictions...

The air travel market has shifted toward last-minute bookings, one-way flights and more domestic trips as consumers grapple with fast-moving changes due to the coronavirus pandemic, a report from online search and booking site Skyscanner shows....

 2020-09-22 08:14 

Irish Independent

Supreme Court favourite emerges as Trump moves to choose this week...

President Donald Trump met with Judge Amy Coney Barrett at the White House on Monday as the conservative jurist emerged as a favourite to replace the late Ruth Bader Ginsburg on the Supreme Court....

 2020-09-22 07:50 

RTE

Charities in virus appeal for world's poorest nations...

Six well-known charities have joined forces to make a public appeal for help in tackling Covid-19 in some of the world's poorest countries....

 2020-09-22 07:48 

Irish Independent

Australian rescuers save 25 of 270 stranded whales...

Around one third of an estimated 270 pilot whales that became stranded on Australia's island state of Tasmania have died, with rescuers managing to return 25 to the sea in an ongoing operation....

 2020-09-22 07:43 

RTE

WHO programme seeks fair distribution of future vaccine...

Ireland is among 156 countries that have joined a programme backed by the World Health Organization, which aims to ensure the fair distribution of any future vaccine against Covid-19....

 2020-09-22 07:43 

Irish Independent

B&Q owner sees profits rise as online sales soar...

The owner of B&Q has said that it only took a small hit from the onset of the Covid-19 pandemic as sales dropped 1.3pc in the first six months of the financial year....

 2020-09-22 07:42 

RTE

Edwards to create 120 jobs in new Dublin plant...

Vacuum engineering company Edwards is to set up a new service technology centre in Blanchardstown in Dublin to support the semiconductor manufacturing industry in Ireland....

 2020-09-22 07:38 

Irish Independent

Andrew Lloyd Webber: Government must step up to the plate now...

Commercial theatre will not survive unless the Government "steps up to the plate", Andrew Lloyd Webber has said....

 2020-09-22 07:35 

Irish Times

Sinn Féin’s Michelle O’Neill calls Van Morrison’s anti-lockdown songs ‘unhelpful’...

'I don't agree with his messaging, obviously,' says DUP's Arlene Foster...

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