Western News

Gardaí to examine scene of fatal overnight car crash

A garda forensic team in Galway are to carry out an examination of the scene of a fatal two-car crash. A man in his 30s, who was a passenger in the car, died when it and another car were in...

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Two Irishmen dead in accidents abroad

Two young Irish men have died in separate accidents abroad. Tomás Beecher, 30, from Cork died while on holiday in...

Tuesday, 30/09/14 - 7:51am Read More

Four to appear in court over Galway cannabis haul

Four men arrested in connection with the seizure of an estimated €200,000 worth of cannabis in Co Galway yesterday will...

Saturday, 06/09/14 - 5:41pm Read More

Woman dies following Roscommon crash

A woman in her 70s has died following a traffic accident in Co Roscommon in which four cars and a...

Tuesday, 02/09/14 - 10:15am Read More

Woman held after entering school with knife

A woman has been released without charge after entering a school in Co. Mayo carrying a knife. Gardaí said the...

Friday, 29/08/14 - 8:41pm Read More

National News

Fourth puppy rescued from Cork mineshaft

The story of four puppies stranded in a Cork mineshaft ended happily today. Three of the puppies were rescued earlier and this afternoon members of the Toe Head Coast Guard revisited the mine to check if the remaining dog had...

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Nora Hyland inquest returns verdict of medical misadventure

A verdict of medical misadventure has been returned at the inquest of a woman who died at the National Maternity...

Tuesday, 21/10/14 - 9:22pm Read More

Doctor and wife on trial for unauthorised importation of medicines

A DUBLIN based doctor had no idea he was breaking the law by importing medicines from Bangladesh without authorisation, a...

Tuesday, 21/10/14 - 8:22pm Read More

Murder trial ‘first ever Irish case to mention tracking device’

The trial of three men charged with murdering dissident republican Peter Butterly is “the first case in the history of...

Tuesday, 21/10/14 - 7:46pm Read More

Jury retires in trial of nurse accused of murdering her mother on Christmas Day

The jury in the trial of a nurse accused of murdering her mother in Dublin on Christmas Eve 2010 has...

Tuesday, 21/10/14 - 7:32pm Read More

Entertainment

Tuesday’s TV tips

DOCUMENTARY: The Insiders (RTE One, 7pm) The Insiders is a new series that takes the audience behind the scenes to see how transformative events in recent history came about. From the opening up of Croke Park and ending of Rule...

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WATCH: New recruit for Nidge on this weekend’s Love/Hate

This might be the most intense teaser RTÉ has given us in the run-up to this weekend newest episode. Nidge...

Tuesday, 21/10/14 - 4:28pm Read More

You’ll never believe what The Singing Nun’s first single is …

We first clapped eyes on Sister Christina during her blind audition on The Voice Italy when she shocked audiences by...

Tuesday, 21/10/14 - 4:27pm Read More

Celebrities pay tribute to the ‘gentleman of fashion’

Celebrities all over the world have been paying their respects to fashion designer to the stars Oscar de la Renta,...

Tuesday, 21/10/14 - 12:13pm Read More

WATCH: David Arquette and Christine McLarty’s row caught on tape

David Arquette and Christina McLarty are “fine” following their row in Los Angeles on Friday. The couple sparked rumours they...

Tuesday, 21/10/14 - 10:40am Read More

Western Sport

McStay and Holmes front-runners to replace Horan

    Kevin McStay and Pat Holmes are in the running to replace James Horan as Mayo GAA manager, the Irish Examiner reports. McStay put his cards on the table on The Sunday Game when he said he would like...

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Horan steps down as Mayo boss

James Horan has stepped down as Mayo Senior Football Manager following his side’s defeat to Kerry on Saturday evening. The news...

Sunday, 31/08/14 - 8:41am Read More

GAA supporters fear traffic chaos ahead of replay

The news that Limerick city is hosting a Pride Parade on Saturday in addition to the All-Ireland semi-final replay has...

Friday, 29/08/14 - 1:15pm Read More

‘Technicality’ leaves Keegan free to play on Saturday

Mayo’s Lee Keegan is available to play in Saturday’s All-Ireland SFC semi-final replay after his red card from last Sunday...

Friday, 29/08/14 - 1:15pm Read More

Keegan appeals controversial red card

Mayo’s Lee Keegan has appealed the red card he received in the first half of last Sunday’s All-Ireland SFC semi-final...

Wednesday, 27/08/14 - 10:49pm Read More

Mayo head for replay against Kingdom despite amazing comeback

Mayo 1-16 Kerry 1-16 Mayo and Kerry will meet again at the Gaelic Grounds in Limerick next Saturday after finishing...

Sunday, 24/08/14 - 6:35pm Read More

National Sport

Chelsea thrash Maribor

Chelsea 6 Maribor 0 Didier Drogba scored his first Chelsea goal since his decisive strike in the 2012 Champions League final as the Premier League leaders thrashed Maribor 6-0 at Stamford Bridge to strengthen their position at the top of...

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City fail to get result needed against CSKA

CSKA Moscow 2 Mancester City 2 Manchester City surrendered a two-goal lead as they again stuttered on the Champions League...

Tuesday, 21/10/14 - 8:43pm Read More

Ireland name squad for 2014 Series

Ireland coach Joe Schmidt has named a 37-man squad for the forthcoming Guinness Series against South Africa, Georgia and Australia....

Tuesday, 21/10/14 - 6:42pm Read More

We did everything the right way in appointing Moyes, says Ferguson

Alex Ferguson insists it is “nonsense” to suggest the correct processes were not followed prior to the ill-fated appointment of...

Tuesday, 21/10/14 - 6:21pm Read More

Sunderland squad offers to refund fans after 8-0 drubbing

Sunderland’s shell-shocked players have offered to refund the cost of supporters’ tickets for their 8-0 Premier League humiliation at Southampton....

Tuesday, 21/10/14 - 4:44pm Read More

Major injury setbacks for Trimble and Marshall

Ulster star Andrew Trimble suffered significant ligament damage to a toe during the PRO12 game against Glasgow Warriors, it was...

Tuesday, 21/10/14 - 1:27pm Read More