Ibrahim Halawa: I didn't rip up my passport and I don't support Muslim Brotherhood - thejournal.ie

Appearing on the Late Late Show, Halawa – who spent over four years incarcerated in an Egyptian prison without being properly tried – denied having any support for the ousted Muslim Brotherhood. By Cormac Fitzgerald Friday 3 Nov 2017, 11:15 PM.

Legislation required to tackle overcrowding – Dublin's chief fire officer - Irish Times

New legislation is required to target overcrowding in rented properties, Dublin Fire Brigade's chief fire officer Pat Fleming has said after RTÉ's undercover investigation into slum-like conditions in the sector. The programme, broadcast on Thursday ...

Judge says Fianna Fáil councillor 'wriggled like a worm at the end of a hook' and told 'a pack of lies' - thejournal.ie

A JUDGE TOLD a court today that a Fianna Fáil councillor “has wriggled like a worm at the end of a hook” and told “a pack of lies” concerning a road prosecution. At Ennis District Court, Judge Patrick Durcan said that Alan O'Callaghan engaged in “a ...

Two women arrested in connection with fatal stabbing of Reece Cullen (16) released - Independent.ie

The two women that were arrested in connection with the fatal stabbing of Tallaght teenager Reece Cullen have been released from custody. Earlier today, gardai have confirmed that two women, both aged in their 30s, were arrested in the Tallaght area ...

Margaretta D'Arcy tried to perform a 'citizen's arrest' of AIB bosses over the tracker scandal - thejournal.ie

D'Arcy – who has a history of taking part in high-profile campaigns and activism – took to the stage at the EGM today. By Cormac Fitzgerald Friday 3 Nov 2017, 6:30 PM. 33 minutes ago 5,555 Views 32 Comments. http://jrnl.ie/3679310. Share15 Tweet Email.

Former teacher, 58, to be sentencted for possessing child pornography - Irish Examiner

A 58-year-old former teacher and table tennis coach is to be sentenced next week for possession of child pornography five and a half years ago, writes Jessica Magee. John O'Donoghue pleaded guilty earlier this year to a single count of possessing the ...

Smuggled cigarettes worth €880000 found concealed in crates marked 'book covers' - Independent.ie

Smuggled cigarettes worth almost €880,000 have been seized as part of an intelligence-led operation on Friday afternoon. The contraband - 1.6 million cigarettes - were discovered by revenue officers who intercepted a truck near the M1 motorway in Co ...

Jail term for rapist and child abductor increased to 19 years - Irish Times

A man jailed for the rape and sexual assault of a woman whose child he abducted in the same incident has had his 15 year prison sentence increased to 19 following an appeal by the Director of Public Prosecutions. Michael Murray (46), formerly of ...

Decision over pedestrian plaza on Dublin's College Green postponed - RTE.ie

Plans for a pedestrian plaza on Dublin's College Green have received another setback with An Bord Pleanála directing a further period of public consultation. The board was due to give a decision on the plaza scheme on 2 November but it has written to ...

Man Seriously Injured After Bus And Car Crash In Midlands - Midlands103

A man has been taken to hospital with serious injuries following a crash on the Old Galway Road outside Athlone. He was driving a car involved in a collision with a bus near Clonark at 10:15 this morning. A female passenger escaped injury while the ...