Ireland Headlines Wed, 21 Mar 2018 21:00:35 +0000Major fire at Ballymun hotel
Several units of the Dublin Fire Brigade are dealing with a serious fire at a hotel in Ballymun.Wed, 21 Mar 2018 20:41:59 +0000Facebook chief Zuckerberg admits mistakes over data use
Facebook Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg has admitted mistakes and outlined steps to protect user data in light of the privacy scandal involving a data mining firm.Wed, 21 Mar 2018 18:47:46 +0000Pope Francis to visit Ireland for two days in August
Pope Francis has said he will make the first papal trip to Ireland in nearly 40 years, visiting Dublin for two days in August this year.Wed, 21 Mar 2018 20:37:53 +0000RTÉ ordered to pay €50,000 to former employee
The Workplace Relations Commission has ordered RTÉ to pay €50,000 to former employee Valerie Cox because the broadcaster discriminated against her on age grounds.Wed, 21 Mar 2018 18:34:16 +0000Rape jury told it must acquit if in doubt over evidence
Evidence presented in the rape trial of two Ireland and Ulster rugby players does not come close to proving the guilt of Stuart Olding, his defence barrister has told a court.
Ireland IrishExaminer Wed, 21 Mar 2018 12:00:00 GMTWindfarm may be built on unused landfill
A Canadian company wants to build a windfarm at the country’s largest landfill site, which was ‘mothballed’ some years ago, having cost €48m to develop.Wed, 21 Mar 2018 12:00:00 GMT‘State must have say in Facebook breach’
A data protection expert has called for the State to intervene in the investigation into the use of Facebook data by Cambridge Analytica, and has warned that an Oireachtas bill could legalise such data-harvesting.Wed, 21 Mar 2018 12:00:00 GMTGet tough on vandals who damage lifesaving equipment, courts urged
A man whose life was saved thanks to a publicly accessible defibrillator is urging the courts to come down hard on vandals who damage lifesaving equipment.Wed, 21 Mar 2018 12:00:00 GMTConstruction Industry Federation seeks tax rebate as €1.7bn spent on renovations
The Construction Industry Federation has called for a tax rebate to aid companies with large building stock to renovate and improve the energy efficiency of their properties.Wed, 21 Mar 2018 12:00:00 GMTMy arms are open, says husband of missing Tina Satchwell
The husband of missing woman, Tina Satchwell, has used the first anniversary of her disappearance to tell her his arms are open for her to come home.