Fine Gael's Colm Burke is optimistic about his chances of securing a seat in the General Election in 2020 but conceded that it is now unlikely that he will secure a seat in the by-election.
Sat, 30 Nov, 2019
Pádraig O'Sullivan looks "destined" to win the seat vacated by party colleague Billy Kelleher earlier this year, he added.
Cork North-Central TD Billy Kelleher has admitted he is in a “good position” after polling in second place in the first count in Ireland South, but says it is “far too early” to be certain of securing a seat.
Mon, 27 May, 2019
The Dáil is set to gain two more TDs from the next election as Finance Minister Paschal Donohoe is a major winner in the redraw of constituency boundaries announced tonight, writes Daniel McConnell.
Tue, 27 Jun, 2017
INDIA: With many worrying about the threat of tough measures in the new government’s first budget next week, a Facebook post suggesting the finance minister might be pondering less earthly matters quickly roused anger.
Thu, 03 Jul, 2014
A massive tornado up to a mile wide roared through Oklahoma City’s suburbs, killing at least 37, flattening neighbourhoods with winds up to 200mph and landing a direct hit on at least one school.
Tue, 21 May, 2013
Rory McIlroy and Tiger Woods ended their ‘Duel at Jinsha Lake’ to the music of The Magnificent Seven but then Manic Monday may have been a better choice in Zhengzhou.
Tue, 30 Oct, 2012
The violent storm system blamed for four deaths in three US states flooded parts of Texas as it moved eastwards, stranding drivers in high water and forcing dozens of elderly people to evacuate an assisted living centre.
Fri, 30 Mar, 2007
A bus skidded off a treacherous mountain road in north-central Morocco, killing nine people and injuring 45 others, the official news reported today.
Sat, 03 Mar, 2007
A section of tunnel collapsed in the Moscow subway today, causing a fire on a train, but no one was hurt, officials said.
Sun, 19 Mar, 2006
A judge in the state of Montana set a tentative trial date for the man accused of plotting to kidnap the toddler son of Late Show host David Letterman.
Wed, 20 Apr, 2005
A hotel used by Western contractors and journalists in the Iraqi capital Baghdad came under attack for the second time in 24 hours today but there were no injuries.
Thu, 25 Dec, 2003
Space shuttle Columbia apparently disintegrated in flames over Texas today minutes before it was to land in Florida.
Sat, 01 Feb, 2003
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