Ireland Headlines Wed, 20 Jun 2018 13:57:24 +0100Lawyer appeals for leniency in Drumm sentencing
Lawyers for the former chief executive of Anglo Irish Bank, David Drumm, have said he made a huge error of judgement and have asked the Circuit Criminal Court to be as lenient as possible in sentencing him.Wed, 20 Jun 2018 13:35:11 +0100Taoiseach accuses UK of stalling over Irish border
The Taoiseach has accused the UK of stalling progress in Brexit negotiations and warned of the consequences of not striking a deal on the border.Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:47:39 +0100EU leaders to hold mini-summit on migration
Several EU leaders will hold special talks on migration in Brussels on Sunday to try to find answers ahead of a major summit next week, European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker said.Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:45:36 +0100Population could hit 6.69 million by 2051 - CSO
The Central Statistics Office has said the country's population is projected to reach 6.69 million by 2051, if the country sees high inward migration and high fertility rates.Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:56:40 +0100Fire at fish processing plant in west Cork
Emergency services are dealing with a fire at a fish processing factory near Baltimore in west Co Cork.
Ireland IrishExaminer Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:00:00 GMTPork firm effluent at ‘fish-kill’ amount, court hears
A pork factory was discharging effluent at “fish-kill level” into a stream that leads into a special area of conservation on the Wild Atlantic Way.Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:00:00 GMTStruggling to get to social gatherings a key issue for older people, report finds
Older people in Ireland are highly involved with their family and in society, but many of them face significant challenges in negotiating the built environment and in accessing public transport.Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:00:00 GMTIrish-led research to help refugees
The traumatic effects of war and conflict on people coming to Europe could be better assessed and treated as a result of an international project led by Irish researchers.Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:00:00 GMTMobile home occupants to have a say
A judge has refused an application from Cork County Council for an ex parte interim injunction granting the local authority powers to remove a mobile home from a green area in Fermoy, and has adjourned the matter until Friday to allow the occupants t...Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:00:00 GMTPriest’s ordination first in Kerry Diocese since 2007
The ordination of the first priest in the Diocese of Kerry in 11 years has been announced and is to take place in under two weeks’ time in north Kerry.