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Couple reunited in a nursing home after they were denied a place together

A couple in their 80s are being reunited in a nursing home after they were denied a place together. Kathleen Devereaux was refused a place...

Firms around the world targeted in powerful cyber attack

Banks, government IT systems and energy firms around the world have all been targeted by a powerful cyber attack. A Danish shipping company called Maersk...

Power-sharing talks to resume in Stormont later

Talks aimed at restoring the north's power-sharing government will resume in Belfast later. The five main parties are due to hold round table talks today. But...

Cabinet showdown expected over Judicial Appointments Bill today

Ministers are preparing for a Cabinet showdown this morning over plans to overhaul the appointment of judges. Transport minister Shane Ross is demanding the government...

Irish teenager drowns on Greek Island

A teenage girl has died in a drowning accident on the Greek island of Crete. The Department of Foreign Affairs say it's aware of the...

Well known sports journalist to be sentenced for sexual exploitation of a child

A prominent sports journalist and author is to be sentenced next month for sexual exploitation. 54 year old Tom Humphries from Corr Castle in Sutton, Dublin...

Deal betweet DUP and UK Conservatives edging closer

A deal between the British Conservative Party and the Democratic Unionists is thought to be edging closer. DUP leader Arlene Foster is in London and...

New plans could see immunity for whistleblowers of white collar crime

New laws to grant immunity to whistleblowers could form part of package to fight white collar crime. The measures could also include a new Garda...

Man dies following crash in Dublin city

A man has died following a road traffic accident in Dublin in the early hours of the morning. The two car collision happened at Summerhill...

Britain to protect rights of EU citizens in the UK after Brexit

British Prime Minister Theresa May said her government will seek to protect the rights of EU citizens in the UK after Brexit. The fate of...

Latest Death Notices

Joseph (Josie) Lynch

Joseph (Josie) Lynch Stramatt, Virginia, Co. Cavan Wednesday 28th June peacefully at Cavan General Hospital. Sadly missed  by his wife Julia. Remains reposing at his residence this evening...

Molly Fleming

Molly Fleming 6 Marion Roe, Ballinagh, Co Cavan. Wednesday June 28th Reposing at McMahon’s Funeral Home, Railway Road, Cavan from half past four until six o’clock tomorrow...

Netta Kiely

Netta Kiely Lisarney, Lisnageer, Cootehill, Co. Cavan. Tuesday 27th June at her residence. Sadly missed by her daughter Geraldine, son in law Brendan, nephews, nieces, grandchildren, great...