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Famous Donegal postman reveals his summer weather predictions - Independent.ie

A Donegal postman who is famous for correctly predicting the weather has said that Ireland is in store for a good summer. Postman Michael Gallagher told the Neil Prendeville on Cork's RedFM that temperatures will begin to soar over the next few weeks ...

Watch: Shocking moment crazed driver crashes into multiple vehicles on Wellington Quay in Dublin city - Irish Mirror

This is the shocking moment a BMW smashed into a number of vehicles along Wellington Quay on Tuesday. The video shows the 20-year-old driver hit a taxi and a truck before coming to rest. Three people were hospitalised following the incident, which ...

Anti-abortion group challenges Simon Harris to referendum debate - Irish Times

A group campaigning for a No vote in the referendum on the Eighth Amendment has challenged Minister for Health Simon Harris to a debate on his proposals to legislate for abortion. Love Both claimed the proposed draft legislation will lead to one of the ...

Alfie Evans 'struggling' following High Court ruling to switch off life-support - Independent.ie

The parents of Alfie Evans have failed in an 11th-hour attempt to persuade judges to let them move the terminally-ill youngster to a foreign hospital. Tom Evans and Kate James, who are both in their early twenties and from Liverpool, say life-support ...

Shannon water scheme opponents accuse Irish Water of making 'false statements' - Irish Times

The proposal to spend €1.3 billion on extracting water from the Shannon and building a 170-kilometre pipeline to convey it to Dublin should be subject to independent review. The call was made by Sinn Féin TD Eoin Ó Broin after hearing sharp differences ...

Emmanuel Macron urges US to involve itself in world affairs - Independent.ie

France's President Emmanuel Macron has urged the United States to reject fear and isolationism. Instead he urged it to embrace the historic bond between the two countries to launch a new era of 21st century leadership and security. Mr Macron told a ...

Abuse victim calls for commission of investigation into Galway home - RTE.ie

A solicitor for one of the victims of abuse in a Co Galway foster home, has said his client is keen to ensure that a commission of investigation be established immediately. RTÉ Investigates revealed the case in April 2016. Some of the women at the ...

'I have brought unimaginable grief' - Man over drink driving limit when he fatally struck woman jailed for two years - Independent.ie

A driver who was slightly over the drink driving limit when he fatally struck a woman walking home at night has been jailed for two years. Marjo Cayabyab (27) was driving the car at excessive speed and was “two points” over the legal alcohol limit when ...

Independent Alliance asks Canney to clarify position within group - RTE.ie

The Independent Alliance has asked Seán Canney to clarify his decision within the group by the weekend. It emerged earlier this week that the Galway East TD was considering his options as a member of the grouping. It comes after the Independent ...

Former boarding school is named best hotel in Ireland - Irish Times

Ballyfin Demesne, a former boarding school in Co Laois, which underwent an extensive nine-year restoration before opening as a luxury hotel in 2011, is the AA's Hotel of the Year 2018. The five-star property, which hosted Kim Kardashian and Kanye West ...