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  • Street compensation system ‘like an ATM to be exploited’

    17 May 2018 00:53 1

    Almost €1m has been paid out in compensation on foot of 54 public liability claims within a decade, following incidents on some of Cork City’s most pedestrian-friendly streets. The disclosure led to calls last night for the publication of names and addresses of successful claimants. Fianna Fáil’s councillor Tim Brosnan said the public is entitled to know where

  • Validity of area plans questioned over translation issue

    17 May 2018 00:53 1

    The validity of Cork County Council local area plans could be in question after it ignored the language commissioner’s advice about a legal obligation to publish the draft plans in Irish. An Coimisinéir Teanga Rónán Ó Domhnaill made the claim after investigating the council last year. His office got a complaint in October 2016 that the council did not intend

  • Prisoner died after ingesting a package received during a visit

    16 May 2018 17:05

    Kevin Byrne received a package of drugs from his fiancee two days before Christmas 2014. A JURY RETURNED a verdict of death by misadventure in the case of a prisoner who died after ingesting a package received during a visit. Kevin Byrne (23), an inmate at Wheatfield Prison, Dublin 22 received a package of drugs from his fiancee two days before Christmas

  • Coast Guard helicopter rescues woman and her dog cut off by the tide

    16 May 2018 14:55 1

    The changing tide left the woman and her dog stranded on a sandbank. A COAST GUARD helicopter has rescued a woman and her dog who got cut off by the tide while walking on Sandymount beach. The Dublin Coast Guard Marine Rescue Coordination Centre (MRCC) alerted the Dun Laoghaire Coast Guard to respond to a woman and her dog cut off near the seaward side of the Dublin

  • John Magnier’s Modigliani painting makes €120m

    16 May 2018 12:00 1

    Nu couché (sur le côté gauche) was part of an exhibition of the Italian artists’ work which Parisian police closed on the day of its opening, such was the shocked response. At almost 5m in length, it was one of Modigliani’s largest works, and the guide price had been a record. The unknown buyer put the Italian into an exclusive club of artists whose

  • Grand Slam winner Larmour handed first Leinster senior contract

    16 May 2018 11:00

    The province have confirmed senior deals for 21 players ahead of the 2018/19 season. JORDAN LARMOUR HAS been rewarded for his brilliant breakthrough season with a first Leinster senior contract, while Vakh Abdaladze, Josh Murphy and Caelan Doris have graduated from the province’s academy. 20-year-old Larmour has made 20 appearances for Leinster this term and started

  • A Temple Bar hotel is being put up sale for €10.7m

    16 May 2018 08:51 1

    The property consists of two buildings that used to be offices. A 27-BEDROOMED hotel and bar in Dublin’s Temple Bar has been put up for sale for €10.7 million. The Dublin Citi Hotel is located on Dame Street at the corner of the plaza of the former Central Bank. Estate agent Savills has said that the property brings in a rent of €660,000 per year and that its tenants

  • Prison inmate died after being passed package by fiancée during visit

    15 May 2018 17:23

    A 23-YEAR-OLD inmate died a drug-related death after he was passed a package during a visit from his fiancée. Kevin Byrne (23), an inmate at Wheatfield Prison, Dublin 22 was found collapsed in his cell on Christmas Eve 2014. In September 2016 the man’s fiance Danielle Hayes received a three month suspended sentence for unlawfully conveying drugs into the prison

  • Appeal to find man who has been missing since Friday

    15 May 2018 17:04

    Kenneth Brunell was last seen at his home in Ballyfermot on 11 May. GARDAÍ ARE SEEKING the public’s help in tracing a 32-year-old man who has been missing from Dublin since Friday. Kenneth Brunell was last seen at his home in Ballyfermot in Dublin 10 at 10am on 11 May. He is described as 6’1″ in height, with dark brown hair and blue eyes. He was wearing

  • Ireland denied dream victory on Test debut as Ul-Haq steers Pakistan home

    15 May 2018 16:32 1

    A superb effort from Ireland comes up just short at Malahide, as Pakistan win by five wickets. ALAS, A GAP too wide to bridge, but Ireland heroically and stoically played their part in a gripping Test match which ebbed and flowed and was still very much in the balance deep into the fifth day, before Pakistan retained their composure to maintain status