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Thursday 27th November

New Road Safety Legislation

This morning the Minister for Transport Paschal Donohoe is outlining a major tightening of road safety rules including measures to take blood samples from drivers injured in crashes. Professor of Forensic and Legal ...

HSE announces 2015 Service Plan

THe HSE has just launched its service plan for 2015, it outlines how the health service will spend more than 12 billion over the next year. Danielle Baron, editor of the Irish Medical ...

Wednesday 26th November

Riots in Ferguson, Missouri

Protesters have taken to the streets in dozens of American cities overnight to voice their disquiet over the grand jury decision not to indict officer Darren Wilson who shot black teenager Michael Brown ...

Tuesday 25th November

No Charges for Officer Following Killing of Black Teenager

A grand jury did not indict Darren Wilson – a white police officer in Ferguson, Missouri – for any crimes related to the death of a black 18-year-old Michael Brown ...

The Ballad of John Delaney

A video has emerged showing FAI Chief Executive John Delaney singing a republican ballad in a Dublin pub followig Ireland's win over the USA. Emmet Malone of the Irish Times ...

Obama's visit to Chicago

Billy Lawless, a Galway man living in Chicago, will later today introduce President Obama on stage when he returns to his hometown of Chicago where he will be speaking to ...

Monday 24th November

Irish Water

Just when Irish Water thought things might have been improving the company finds itself embroiled in yet more controversy. This morning the CEO of its parent company Ervia, Michael McNicholas, ...

Friday 21st November

Immigration

Last night US President Barack Obama announced a major shake up of immigration law. Under the new rules millions of immigrants living illegally in the states will now be allowed to ...

Irish Water Protests Continue

It has been a difficult week for the Government so presumably the hierarchies in both Fine Gael and Labour would have preferred if Dublin South East TD Eoghan Murphy had ...

Thursday 20th November

Bill Cosby Allegations

Last night, the American broadcaster NBC cancelled plans for a television special on Bill Cosby following fresh allegations of sexual abuse from a fifth woman, the former supermodel Janice Dickinson. ...

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