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2 hrs ago | Donegal Today
A Donegal man who sexually assaulted a drunk woman after she had fallen asleep has been jailed for two years.
2 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk
Private 6322 John Condon was one of thousands of lads who lied about their age to fight for their country, he is recorded as the youngest soldier to die in the war In the corner of Poelcapelle cemetery is a grave standing out from the 6,544 other headstones for British soldiers who died near here in the First World War.
3 hrs ago | Independent.ie
The family of an experienced mountaineer who died with his friend on Mont Blanc have described their deaths as an unspeakable tragedy.
7 hrs ago | RTE.ie
A man has been jailed for 12 months after pleading guilty to controlling or directing a prostitute in a room in the Clarion Hotel in Sligo.
8 hrs ago | Offaly Independent
Austin Berry, a native of Offaly who became known for his involvement in traditional music, the Defence Forces, and local politics, died earlier today at the age of 83. Austin was born in a two roomed cottage in Clonshanny, near Ballycumber, in 1930, and grew up in an idyllic 'To School Through The Fields' world, where children went to school ... (more)
11 hrs ago | Galway Advertiser
Controversial Galway peace activist Niall Farrell will "surrender himself" to garda at the Liam Mellows statue in Eyre Square, at 1.30pm on Friday.
11 hrs ago | Business World
Irish security group, Netwatch, today said that its figures have noted a small drop in criminal activities after years of steady growth.
One of the first to offer public brewery tours was the Franciscan Well in Cork which operates from a premises with a history dating back 800 years.
Three Graiguecullen men have been remanded in custody following garda raids on properties in counties Laois and Carlow last week.
This is just a small section of what Pat McArt is writing about in his column: 'Pat's Patch' on Monday.
The sense of things at the MacGill Summer School in Donegal this week was a resignation that politics in Ireland is never going to change.
EIGHT students and graduates of the University of Limerick will be climbing two of the highest mountains in Africa and Europe next week to potentially save the lives of other climbers in Ireland.
A World War I memorial park is nearing completion in Woodenbridge, Co Wicklow. Situated in a tranquil place on the bank of the Aughrim river, near the landmark A Woodenbridge Hotel, it is close to the spot where John Redmond in 1914 famously called on Irishmen to join the conflict.
The spread of heroin abuse to provincial towns has meant that no county has escaped the ravages of the deadly drug.
Garth Brooks has added six more shows to his September run in the Windy City, making for a total of ten concerts at Allstate Arena, spread out between September 4-6 and September 11-14.
These are some of the horrifying images of starving and dead animals on the land of one of the country's one-time farming leaders.
Francie Mackey, Chairperson of the 32 County Sovereignty Movement, delivered the main address at the organisation's annual gathering at the grave of Wolfe Tone in Bodenstown recently.
Updated: Mon Jul 28, 2014 02:53 pm
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