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23 May 2018 07:54 Marks and Spencer announce widespread price reductions to compete with discount shops

The high-end shopping chain yesterday announced that it was to close over 100 of its stores in the UK . MARKS & SPENCER has launched its biggest ever price investment in Ireland, reducing 200 products in a bid to compete with discount retailers. The high-end shopping chain yesterday announced that it was to close over 100 of its stores in the UK – but a spokeswoman

23 May 2018 07:34 Man (33) dies after being stabbed in Kerry

A 30-year-old man has been arrested. The incident happened at around 4.35am at Fertha Drive in Cahersiveen. A 33-year-old man received serious stab wounds and was removed by ambulance to University Hospital in Kerry where he was pronounced dead. A 30-year-old man was arrested a short time later and is currently detained at Killarney Garda Station under

23 May 2018 06:49 GoFundMe page for family of Jastine Valdez reaches over €80,000 in one day

Over 3,000 people have donated money to a GoFundMe page in 24 hours. ALMOST €85,000 HAS been donated to the family of Jastine Valdez, who went missing on Saturday after reports that she was forced into a car. Gardaí who were searching for her later found the body of a young woman in Puck’s Castle, Co Dublin. In the first day where over 3,000 people have donated

23 May 2018 02:58 Call to use no vote as starting point

The Love Both campaign said it would be willing to use a no vote as a “starting point” towards more liberal abortion laws, despite failing to explain how solutions could be found. Speaking to reporters at one of the group’s final press conferences before Friday’s referendum, consultant obstetrician Dr Trevor Hayes said the Eighth Amendment must be retained

22 May 2018 23:00 Self-harm among youth surges 22%

The rate of self-harming among children and young people soared 22% over a 10-year period to the end of 2016. A study by the National Suicide Research Foundation also found a rise in the use of “lethal methods” of self-harming, which might be linked to exposure to certain websites, and a rise in the rate of self-harming among those aged 10 to 14. However

22 May 2018 07:51 An egg a day may keep heart disease away

FOR DECADES EXPERTS warned that eating eggs raises levels of unhealthy cholesterol. But a study published today said an egg a day may actually reduce the risk of heart disease and stroke. While outside experts cautioned against reading too much into the study, its authors claimed that Chinese adults who ate an egg every day had a lower risk of cardiovascular

22 May 2018 07:20 Ariana Grande sends message of support as Manchester marks one year since deadly terror attack

Twenty two people lost their lives in the bombing. SINGER ARIANA GRANDE has said she is thinking of all those affected by the Manchester bombing as the UK prepares to hold a national minute’s silence to remember the victims of the attack. Twenty two people lost their lives when a suicide bomber blew himself up at Grande’s concert this day last year. Since

22 May 2018 05:10 Drivers fined almost €120,000 in crackdown on M50 toll dodgers

Fines ranging from €9,000 to €16,000 were handed down to 10 motorists yesterday. MOTORISTS ACCUSED OF dodging M50 tolls were hit with fines totalling almost €120,000 yesterday. Fines ranging from €9,000 to €16,000 were handed down to 10 drivers by Judge John Brennan at Dublin District Court. Three of the defendants had “goods vehicles”, while the remaining

22 May 2018 05:00 Explainer: Why you've started seeing lots of 'opt-in' emails in your inbox

The deadline for compliance with EU regulations is this Friday. YOU MAY BE wondering why, all of a sudden, you are seeing emails in your inbox from websites, asking if it is okay for them to keep sending you messages. This is because the deadline for compliance with the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is fast approaching – it comes 6

21 May 2018 14:55 Teenage boys surrounded girl and groped her as she walked home from school, court hears

A TEENAGE GIRL was sexually assaulted on her way home from school after a group of boys surrounded her and prevented her from getting away, a court has heard. A 17-year-old boy and another boy, aged 16, appeared at Dublin Children’s Court today in connection with the alleged grope attack. The older youth was charged with sexual assault and false imprisonment