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25 September 2018 18:00 'Heroin in Ireland is an economic massacre

I KNOW YOU see drug users every day on our streets. Their faces are different to yours. They are thin. They look in pain. You’re scared. You’re asked for money as you sit in cafés. You put your foot on your handbag under the table. You try to casually pick up your iPhone. Sometimes you give money; sometimes you don’t. It’s always a complicated decision

25 September 2018 14:50 Ryanair cancels 190 of 2,400 planned flights amid cabin crew strike

Budget airline Ryanair has cancelled 190 flights scheduled for Friday because of strikes by cabin crew in Spain, Belgium, the Netherlands, Portugal, Italy and Germany. The airline said in a statement that all affected customers have received emails or text messages informing them of the cancellation. About 30,000 customers are likely to be affected out of 450,000 set to travel 2

23 September 2018 18:07 Shane Lowry shares sixth place after Tom Lewis wins Portugal Masters

Shane Lowry ended in a tie for sixth place on 16-under par after a final round of 67 at the Portugal Masters today. England's Tom Lewis won the tournament after surviving a nerve-wracking finish to win his second European Tour title. There was good news for European captain Thomas Bjorn ahead of the upcoming Ryder Cup, with wild card Sergio Garcia sharing

22 September 2018 17:03 Shane Lowry 10th as Herbert leads in Portugal

Lucas Herbert carded an excellent round of 64 to open up a two-shot lead over England's Tom Lewis on day three of the Portugal Masters in Vilamoura. Oliver Fisher had made history in round two as he carded the first ever 59 on the European Tour and an unlikely eagle on the par four last would have handed Lewis the second on another low-scoring day. A closing

03 September 2018 13:04 Lionel Messi absent from FIFA men's player of the year shortlist

Lionel Messi has been omitted from the shortlist for FIFA's men's player of the year award, which features Cristiano Ronaldo, Luka Modric and Mohamed Salah. Barcelona and Argentina forward Messi had featured in the top three for 11 straight years. He was runner-up in the prize in 2007 and 2008 before winning the title for the first of five years in 2009. Portugal 1

30 August 2018 21:30 Navy and Air Corps in operation which captured suspected drug trafficking boat

The Naval Service and the Air Corps have taken part in an international operation which led to the capture of a suspected drug trafficking yacht. The 'Nomad' was detained in UK waters by British Border Force officers last night. The Irish Navy and Air Corps had been tracking the boat as it passed by the south coast. The Irish Defence Forces were called

24 August 2018 17:24 Comerford bags second bronze in Berlin bringing Ireland's medal count to eight

DUBLIN SPRINTER ORLA Comerford has added to both Ireland’s and her own individual medal collection at the Para Athletic European Championships with another bronze in the T13 100m. The Raheny Shamrocks star pipped German Janne Sophie Engeleiter for a medal by just one hundredth of a second and clocked a time of 12.82. On Wednesday evening, the 20-year-old 1

21 August 2018 19:11 Tottenham star bidding to avoid military service with gold at Asian Games

Son Heung-Min’s South Korea face a tough run to the final of the competition after failing to top their group. SON HEUNG-MIN has warned South Korea face a tough run to the Asian Games final after failing to top their group, as he bids for a gold that could save his career from being derailed by military service. Son’s volley in a 1-0 win against Kyrgyzstan 10

20 August 2018 14:11 Salah on UEFA award shortlist

Liverpool forward Mohamed Salah is on the shortlist to be named 2017/18 UEFA Men’s Player of the Year. The Egyptian, who scored 44 goals for the Reds last season, is up against Cristiano Ronaldo and Luka Modric. Salah’s success in his first campaign at Anfield also saw him named the PFA Player of the Year. Ronaldo, now with Juventus, won the Champions 5

19 July 2018 19:03 Ryanair to cancel more flights over planned strike action

The airline urged pilots to reconsider plans to strike next Tuesday. RYANAIR HAS SAID it will cancel 16 flights in and out of Ireland on Tuesday if trade union Fórsa doesn’t call off a planned strike. In a statement released earlier today, the airline called on Fórsa, which represents Irish pilots, to call off its third 24-hour stoppage, scheduled 5