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69 die after drinking tainted alcohol in India

40 min 50 sec ago
Sixty-nine people have died and at least 200 others have been hospitalised in northeastern India after drinking toxic liquor, officials said, in the latest case of alcohol poisoning in the country.

Appeal over Irishman missing in Australia

47 min 42 sec ago
The family of an Irishman missing in Australia for almost four months have appealed for information on his whereabouts.

Man dies in Westmeath road crash

1 hour 18 min ago
A 39-year-old man has died in a road collision in Co Westmeath.

UK fugitive extradited over romance scam

1 hour 32 min ago
One of the UK's most wanted fugitives has been extradited from Switzerland to face charges of defrauding a woman out of her life savings after posing as an M16 agent in a romance scam.

The Omnibus bill: A legal fix to anticipated problems

1 hour 53 min ago
The no-deal Brexit legislation published by the Government has loads of detailed provisions, with inputs from nine government departments covering a vast range of areas from pensions to licenses for harbour pilots.

Patience and national interest key for FF at Ard Fheis

2 hours 23 sec ago
When he first cut his teeth in politics, a young Micheál Martin was given advice from Cork's Fianna Fáil figurehead of the day, the late Joe Walsh: "Be prepared for the long road for the long term."

After almost two years, is it finally 'Mueller Time'?

2 hours 2 min ago
There were several media reports this week that Special Counsel Robert Mueller was getting ready to submit his final report in the coming days.

Brexit: The narrow precipice to a last-gasp deal

2 hours 5 min ago
Europe Editor Tony Connelly looks at the advice given to Theresa May by UK Attorney General Geoffrey Cox and its role in the latest Brexit negotiations.

British Ministers suggest Brexit should be delayed

4 hours 53 min ago
Three members of the British cabinet said Brexit should be delayed if the House of Commons does not approve a withdrawal deal next week.

Amnesty's 'toxic culture' of bullying - report

6 hours 42 sec ago
The management team of the human rights organisation Amnesty International has offered to resign after a report found what it called a 'toxic culture' of workplace bullying

Fianna Fáil Ard Fheis opens today

6 hours 59 min ago
Brexit and Housing will be the focus of the 79th Fianna Fáil Ard Fheis, which takes place in Dublin's Citywest Hotel today.

Animals were 'living in absolute squalor' - ISPCA

Fri, 22/02/2019 - 9:55pm
The ISPCA said it was a hell hole, with 23 of the most popular commercial breeds - many confined in squalid narrow runs.

McGuinness, Walsh to run for FG in European elections

Fri, 22/02/2019 - 9:04pm
Sitting MEP and Vice-President of the European Parliament Mairead McGuinness, along with Maria Walsh, have been selected by Fine Gael to contest the European Parliament elections in May.

Appeal for teenager missing from Dublin area

Fri, 22/02/2019 - 8:50pm
Gardaí are seeking the public's help in tracing the whereabouts of 16-year-old Alannah Corrigan who was last seen in Dun Laoghaire yesterday afternoon.

Foster wants 'continued neighbourliness' after Brexit

Fri, 22/02/2019 - 8:17pm
DUP leader Arlene Foster has said it is very noticeable that the Government's contingency plans to address a no-deal Brexit do not include plans for infrastructure on the border.

US couple plead guilty to torturing 12 children

Fri, 22/02/2019 - 7:55pm
A California couple accused of torturing and starving 12 of their 13 children in a grisly 'house of horrors' case that gained international attention pleaded guilty today, authorities said.

R Kelly 'charged with 10 counts of sexual abuse'

Fri, 22/02/2019 - 7:37pm
R Kelly has been charged with 10 counts of aggravated criminal sexual abuse in Illinois, according to reports in the US.

Robert Kraft charged with soliciting prostitute

Fri, 22/02/2019 - 6:07pm
Robert Kraft, the billionaire owner of the NFL Super Bowl champion New England Patriots, has been charged with two counts of soliciting a prostitute in Florida, following a police sting on a massage parlour, police have said.

Police baffled after caller complains about drug 'scam'

Fri, 22/02/2019 - 5:55pm
A disgruntled would-be drug user in Co Armagh has left police incredulous after calling to complain that she paid £200 for "brown sugar" instead of cocaine.

Delivery riders voice concern over rise in attacks

Fri, 22/02/2019 - 5:01pm
Takeaway delivery providers have said anti-social behavior against those providing the service is on the rise, following a number of recent attacks on Deliveroo riders.