An Italian businessman who sparked Ebola fears on board an Aer Lingus flight has been spared a prison sentence after he told a judge he had made a charitable donation.

Dublin gardaí appeal for witnesses to city centre murder

Gardaí are renewing their appeal for witnesses to the murder of a man in Dublin city centre last weekend.


Gardaí find €100,000 worth of cannabis in car

Gardai discovered cannabis herb with a street value of around €100,000 when they searched a car in Limerick last night.


Cork and Down lead the way in pub-food guide

Counties Cork and Down have both secured six listings in the 2015 Michelin ‘Eating Out In Pubs’ guide.


Union leader says public will pay twice as much if water charges are dropped

The head of the country's largest trade unions is calling for a different approach to opposition to the water charge.



Motorcyclist dies in Donegal road crash

Gardaí are investigating a road accident on the N13 at Lisfannon, Burt, Co Donegal at approximately 10.30pm last night.


Motorists urged to drive carefully in wet conditions

Motorists are being urged to drive with care this morning due to slippery road conditions.

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Investigations launched after man dies in Louth workplace accident

Two separate investigations are underway after a man died following an industrial accident in Co. Louth yesterday.


Government 'to propose €100 off water bill'

Every home in Ireland is reportedly due to get €100 off their water bill, according to new plans from the Government.


Union criticises public transport fare increases

The National Bus and Rail union has criticised recent fare increases, saying that transport should be properly funded like any other public service.


Hospital release for woman threatened at knife-point

A woman who was confronted at knife-point and bundled into her own car, which was then driven away at high speed before crashing in Roscommon, has been discharged ...


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Security alert over suspicious object in Lurgan

A security alert is under way after the discovery of a suspicious object in County Armagh.