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

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 threatening injuries after their small aircraft crash landed in a park near St. Petersburg. Police in Florida say the pilot...

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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

Shots fired at house in Limerick

A man in his 20’s has been arrested following a shooting incident in Limerick. It happened at around 7.40pm when...

Tuesday, 16/09/14 - 11:38pm Read More

Civilian staff to replace gardaí at immigration control

Civilian staff are to replace gardaí at border control checkpoints around the country. Eighty staff are to man the immigration...

Tuesday, 16/09/14 - 6:39pm Read More

Man held in connection with alleged sex assault ‘after meeting via dating app’

Gardaí investigating a serious sexual assault in Dublin last Thursday evening have today arrested a man. The man, aged in...

Tuesday, 16/09/14 - 6:00pm Read More

Entertainment

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 their daughter into the world in Los Angeles last Friday, according to UsMagazine.com, but no other information has been released....

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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

WATCH: Full-length trailer for Mockingjay Part 1

Oh we are EXCITED!! A full-length trailer for the forthcoming Hunger Games sequel, Mockingjay: Part 1 has been released –...

Tuesday, 16/09/14 - 5:32pm Read More

What is the Pointless book?

So you might have noticed amongst Amazon’s bestsellers lies The Pointless Book. What is a pointless book you ask? Well...

Tuesday, 16/09/14 - 5:04pm Read More

Tuesday’s TV tips

SPORT: Liverpool v Ludogorets: Live (TV3, 7.30pm) Liverpool are back in UEFA Champions League action for the first time in...

Tuesday, 16/09/14 - 3:51pm 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

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 Borussia Dortmund at Signal Iduna Park. Ciro Immobile and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang struck either side of half-time and the German club...

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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

McIlroy told to use mediation to settle contract dispute

Professional golfer Rory McIlroy and his former agents are set to engage in a mediation process to try and settle...

Tuesday, 16/09/14 - 4:59pm Read More

Wallace: ‘Very similar’ D’Arcy could replace BOD

Gordon D’Arcy could prove Ireland boss Joe Schmidt’s surprise choice to succeed Brian O’Driscoll at outside centre. Ireland’s Kiwi coach...

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