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Farming the most dangerous of occupations

14 hours 59 min ago
A new ESRI report on farm accidents has found that not getting help with difficult tasks is the number one risk factor on Irish farms.

Taiwan could become first in Asia with gay marriage

16 hours 13 min ago
Taiwan could today become the first country in Asia to legalise gay marriage, when a court makes a landmark ruling on whether to allow same-sex unions.

TDs vote to end '6 year rule' on financial complaints

17 hours 10 min ago
A Sinn Féin bill to remove a rule which prevents the Financial Services Ombudsman from hearing complaints about financial products that have been sold more than six years from the date of complaint has been passed the final stage in the Dáil.

British-Libyan man confirmed as Manchester bomber

Tue, 23/05/2017 - 9:12pm
Police have named the suicide bomber behind the attack on Manchester Arena as 22-year-old Salman Abedi, who was born in the city and is believed to be of Libyan descent.

Man jailed for sexual assault of six-year-old girl

Tue, 23/05/2017 - 6:22pm
A man in his mid-40s has been given a three-year jail term after pleading guilty to the sexual assault of a six-year-old girl in the west.

Appeal to find teenager missing from Dublin

Tue, 23/05/2017 - 6:17pm
An appeal has been issued to trace a 17-year-old boy missing from his home in Clondalkin since 19 May.

Court hears mother said she did not hurt young son

Tue, 23/05/2017 - 6:01pm
A mother who was diagnosed as suffering from a personality disorder told gardaí she definitely did not hurt her two-and-a-half-year-old son.

Inside story of the prosecution of Sean FitzPatrick

Tue, 23/05/2017 - 5:09pm
Legal Affairs Correspondent Orla O'Donnell looks back at the prosecution of former Anglo Irish Bank chairman Sean FitzPatrick

James Bond star Roger Moore dies aged 89

Tue, 23/05/2017 - 3:39pm
Legendary James Bond actor Roger Moore has died in Switzerland aged 89 after a "short but brave" battle with cancer.

Man dies after tractor overturns in Co Waterford

Tue, 23/05/2017 - 3:12pm
A man in his 40s has died following a road incident in Co Waterford.

AGSI criticises Varadkar's proposals on right to strike

Tue, 23/05/2017 - 1:42pm
The Association of Garda Sergeants and Inspectors has criticised proposals by the Minister for Social Protection to restrict the right to strike in essential services if he becomes taoiseach.

Jury discharged in Mayo youth murder trial

Tue, 23/05/2017 - 1:35pm
The jury in the trial of a 17-year-old charged with the murder of another youth in Co Mayo has been discharged.

FitzPatrick - financial wizard who provoked public ire

Tue, 23/05/2017 - 1:25pm
Sean FitzPatrick bathed in an aura of success in the years before the crash. He was highly regarded by investors, the media and business community.

Two men arrested over fraudulent bank details

Tue, 23/05/2017 - 1:19pm
Two men have been arrested by gardaí investigating a scam targeting a European company.

Gardaí liaising closely with UK law enforcement

Tue, 23/05/2017 - 1:19pm
Gardaí say they are liaising closely with the security and law enforcement agencies in the UK following the attack in Manchester and are providing every assistance to the Greater Manchester Police.

Sean FitzPatrick is acquitted on all charges

Tue, 23/05/2017 - 12:27pm
The former chairman and chief executive of Anglo Irish Bank, Sean FitzPatrick, has been acquitted on all charges against him at the Circuit Criminal Court.

Surfer in night rescue from rocks off Kerry

Tue, 23/05/2017 - 11:52am
The Dingle Coastguard and the Valentia Lifeboat were involved in the dramatic rescue of a surfer in west Kerry last night.

British PM: Manchester attack 'appalling, sickening'

Tue, 23/05/2017 - 11:37am
British Prime Minister Theresa May has said that the Manchester suicide attack is one of the worst terrorist incidents ever experienced in the UK.

Children's Ombudsman stresses rise in complaints

Tue, 23/05/2017 - 11:03am
The Ombudsman for Children has said the continuing rise in the number of complaints received by his office last year suggests State bodies still have a long way to go towards fully respecting and promoting children's rights.

In pictures: Manchester blast aftermath

Tue, 23/05/2017 - 10:56am
Images of the aftermath of the Manchester arena bomb attack