Western News

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 appear in court this evening. The men were arrested yesterday afternoon following a search at a house in Bornacurra, Ballygar,...

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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

Four out of five Irish people still read newspapers

Over four out of five Irish adults read newspapers on a regular basis. The latest readership survey shows that print...

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

Rose of Tralee Maria Walsh reveals she’s ‘gay and proud’

By Kelly O’Brien Rose of Tralee winner Maria Walsh has announced she is gay. The 27-year-old announced she was “gay...

Wednesday, 27/08/14 - 10:52pm Read More

National News

Galway nurses to protest overcrowding

Nurses will hold a one-hour protest to highlight overcrowding at the Emergency Department at the University Hospital in Galway. Members of the Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation and SIPTU will take part in the rally, during their lunchtime, from 1pm....

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Dáil to reconvene after summer break

The Dáil returns from its summer break today with the Government expected to call by-elections to fill two empty seats....

Wednesday, 17/09/14 - 9:16am Read More

TD issues warning on banking inquiry delays

A member of the Oireachtas banking inquiry has said it could collapse if anyone tries to challenge it. TDs have...

Wednesday, 17/09/14 - 8:44am Read More

Four Irish citizens injured in Florida plane crash

Four Irish citizens have been injured in a plane crash in Florida. Two of them sustained serious but not life...

Wednesday, 17/09/14 - 1:40am Read More

Food waste recycling firm to create 45 jobs in Dublin

45 jobs are set to come on stream at food waste recycling firm, CaterWaste, which has a base in Dublin....

Wednesday, 17/09/14 - 1:35am Read More

Entertainment

Cara swaps catwalk for camera

Cara Delevingne is to star in the upcoming John Green adaptation ‘Paper Towns’. The model is to play the role of Margo in the new film, which is the second best-selling Green novel to be turned into a movie, following...

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Iggy’s ex ‘had her permission to release sex tape’

Iggy Azalea’s ex-boyfriend claims she indirectly gave him permission to release and market their alleged sex tape. Hefe Wine, who...

Wednesday, 17/09/14 - 8:04am Read More

RiRi on the warpath after song dropped from NFL broadcast

Rihanna has accused CBS of “penalising” her for being a victim of domestic violence. The ‘Right Now’ hitmaker, whose ex-boyfriend...

Wednesday, 17/09/14 - 7:49am Read More

Baby girl for Gosling and Mendes

Eva Mendes has reportedly given birth to a baby girl. The 40-year-old actress and her boyfriend Ryan Gosling, 33, welcomed...

Tuesday, 16/09/14 - 7:25pm Read More

Coronation Street stars ‘set for football-style fines’

‘Coronation Street’ bosses have reportedly begun handing out fines to badly behaved cast members. The ITV soap is said to...

Tuesday, 16/09/14 - 5:43pm 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

Gerrard relief after Reds scrape win

Captain Steven Gerrard insists Liverpool’s new-look side must learn to crawl before they can walk after scraping past Bulgarian minnows Ludogorets in their Champions League opener. The former England midfielder scored an added-time penalty after Mario Balotelli’s first goal for...

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Wenger urges patience with Welbeck

Arsene Wenger insists Danny Welbeck needs time to settle at Arsenal after the England striker was wasteful against Borussia Dortmund...

Wednesday, 17/09/14 - 7:35am Read More

Arsenal overwhelmed by Borussia Dortmund

Borussia Dortmund 2 Arsenal 0 Arsenal endured a chastening start to their Champions League group campaign after being overwhelmed by...

Tuesday, 16/09/14 - 11:10pm Read More

Liverpool return to a winning start

Liverpool 2 Ludogorets 1 It was almost just like the old days as Steven Gerrard scored an added-time winner to...

Tuesday, 16/09/14 - 11:04pm Read More

SFA investigating alleged racist comment by Celtic player

The Scottish Football Association has contacted Aberdeen over claims that Celtic winger Aleksandar Tonev racially abused Dons full-back Shay Logan....

Tuesday, 16/09/14 - 6:30pm Read More

Foley looking to the positives

Munster head coach Anthony Foley has been doing all he can to keep a brave face and lead his squad...

Tuesday, 16/09/14 - 5:07pm Read More