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Carlow-Laois descendant dies in war
PORTLAOISE Priest Fr Paul Fitzpatrick has travelled to Australia to assist with the funeral of his nephew, who was killed in action with the Australian Army in Afghanistan.
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Thu Mar 06, 2014
32CSM expanding in the South-East
Following a series of meetings held by like minded republicans plans were discussed to revive the 32CSM in a number of areas across the South East.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
The Daily Beast
Don't Just Look at It, Sit on ItBy Tim Teeman
Sasha Sykes's pieces orbit the boundaries of art, sculpture and furniture. To create her pieces she asked herself what could ever take the place of much-loved books as domestic ornamentation.
No further bed losses at Cashel hospitals, says Hayes
The Minister of State at the Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Tom Hayes, has welcomed the publication of the Operational Plan for 2014 for South Tipperary General Hospital.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
BoI customers hit as skimmers hack into their current accounts
'I would rather choke on my own tongue' - Miley Cyrus's reply to the suggestion she's taking on the role of Peter Pan's Tinkerbell 'I'd like it to be a surprise' - TV host Jimmy Kimmel opens up about expecting his first baby with wife McNearney A GARDA investigation is under way after hundreds of Bank of Ireland customers had their accounts skimmed ... (more)
Mon Feb 24, 2014
FG TDs target Rabbitte over post offices
FINE GAEL urged its own TDs to target Communications Minister Pat Rabbitte over the potential closure of hundreds of post offices.
Could this be Ireland's answer to Brangelina? Saoirse Ronan has her eye on Niall Horan
Nineteen-year-old Hollywood actress and Carlow girl Saoirse revealed Niall to be her favourite One Directioner at the weekend.
Mon Feb 17, 2014
A Facebook of Bradley Eames whose death has been linked to an online drinking game.
A man who filmed himself downing 30 shots of pure gin has become another casualty of the worldwide craze "neknomination", according to English media reports.
Cork man set for six-day 200 mile run to fundraise for sick child
Ten years ago, Cork native Paul Mellamphy was 18 stone and living an unhealthy lifestyle.
Fri Feb 14, 2014
Almost 50 staff to lose jobs as Kepak meat processing factory closing
ALMOST 50 staff are to lose their jobs with the closure of a lamb slaughtering plant in the south east.
Irish artist Patrick Scott has died age 93
The Irish Museum of Modern Art announced the death on behalf of Mr Scott's partner, Eric Pearce and his family.
Wed Feb 12, 2014
Minister: Neknomination censorship not the answer
The Minister for Children and Youth Affairs has said she does not believe censorship is the answer following the emergence of the Neknomination internet challenge in Ireland.
Tue Feb 11, 2014
FG's John Paul Phelan rules himself out of European elections
The Carlow-Kilkenny deputy has said he considered running after former IFA President John Bryan revealed at the weekend that he would not seek the Fine Gael nomination for Ireland South.