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Memo to be brought to cabinet on bogus self-employment

Mon, 25/03/2019 - 9:18pm
The Minister for Employment Affairs and Social Protection Regina Doherty will bring a memo to cabinet tomorrow regarding improving protection for workers trapped in bogus self-employment.

Man extradited to US over child abuse images in court

Mon, 25/03/2019 - 9:03pm
An Irish man accused of being the world's largest facilitator of the distribution of child abuse images has appeared in court in the US.

Bikers clash after mid-race tangle in Costa Rica

Mon, 25/03/2019 - 8:57pm
Two riders in a Costa Rica National Motorbike Championship race received two-year bans after getting into a fight during a race last month.

Second blackout in a month hits Venezuela

Mon, 25/03/2019 - 8:26pm
Lights went out across much of Venezuela, including many areas of the capital city of Caracas today, less than two weeks after power was restored following a prolonged blackout.

Three-year-old boy injured in Cork hit-and-run

Mon, 25/03/2019 - 8:17pm
A three-year-old boy has been seriously injured in a hit-and-run in Cork.

Apple launches TV streaming and news services

Mon, 25/03/2019 - 7:04pm
Apple has lifted the curtain on a television and movie streaming service that will allow users of its 1.4 billion gadgets worldwide to stream television shows and movies.

Man arrested following fires in north Dublin area

Mon, 25/03/2019 - 6:36pm
A man in his 40s has been arrested in connection with two fires in the north Dublin area.

May: No-deal Brexit would mean direct rule for NI

Mon, 25/03/2019 - 6:27pm
The British Prime Minister has confirmed a form of direct rule would be needed in Northern Ireland under a no-deal Brexit as she made her latest statement in the Commons.

US officially recognises Israeli sovereignty over Golan

Mon, 25/03/2019 - 6:06pm
US President Donald Trump has signed a decree saying the United States recognizes Israeli sovereignty over the Golan Heights.

Israel launches strikes on Hamas in Gaza after rocket

Mon, 25/03/2019 - 5:57pm
The Israeli military has begun carrying out strikes on Hamas targets in Gaza, hours after a Palestinian rocket struck a house near Tel Aviv.

UN weighs assisting with Rohingya relocation plan

Mon, 25/03/2019 - 5:29pm
The United Nations has said it was examining how to assist Bangladesh in relocating thousands of Rohingya refugees to a remote island despite warnings it could trigger fresh humanitarian upheaval.

Norwegian introduces temporary transatlantic timetable

Mon, 25/03/2019 - 4:44pm
Norwegian Air has published details of a temporary transatlantic schedule for the first two weeks of April as it attempts to deal with the ongoing fallout from the grounding of Boeing 737 MAX aircraftused in its Irish fleet.

Scars remind woman of 'demonic actions' of attacker

Mon, 25/03/2019 - 3:35pm
A young woman whose throat was cut by a 15-year-old boy two days before Christmas 2017, has said her scars would remind her forever of his "demonic actions".

McCarthy urges fans not to protest at Georgia match

Mon, 25/03/2019 - 2:56pm
Mick McCarthy said he might bring a tennis racquet with him to Lansdowne Road as Ireland take on Georgia at the Aviva Stadium tomorrow night, as reports suggests fans unhappy with the FAI's governance may protest by throwing tennis balls onto the pitch.

Passengers travel on 'green bus' in Cork trial

Mon, 25/03/2019 - 2:41pm
Passengers have travelled on a zero emissions bus or "green bus" for the first time in Ireland as part of a national trial of low emission buses.

BA passengers flown to Edinburgh instead of Dusseldorf

Mon, 25/03/2019 - 2:38pm
British Airways passengers were mistakenly flown to Edinburgh rather than Dusseldorf this morning due to a paperwork error.

Drunk driver given four-year sentence over fatal crash

Mon, 25/03/2019 - 2:22pm
A 21-year-old man has been given a four-year jail term for being drunk and driving dangerously causing the death of a 42-year-old Co Clare man three years ago.

'Zero work' done by gardaí around hard border - Harris

Mon, 25/03/2019 - 1:54pm
The Garda Commissioner has said "zero work" has been done around the implementation of a hard border, as a result of the UK's decision to leave the European Union.

Decision to be made on future of Local Link bus service

Mon, 25/03/2019 - 1:30pm
A decision will be made at the end of this month on whether to continue to fund the Local Link evening bus service which runs at weekends in rural areas.

Donohoe: Only Brexit deal is the one already negotiated

Mon, 25/03/2019 - 12:20pm
Minister for Finance Paschal Donohoe has said that he still believes an orderly Brexit is likely, but has warned that the only deal on offer is the one already negotiated between the EU and the UK.