24 June 2024
Biden heads to Belfast today for the start of his long-awaited trip to Northern Ireland and the Republic
Ireland's government is to ask the public for their views on the country's tradition of military neutrality in a consutlative forum, the foreign minister said on Wednesday, the latest sign of a possible shift in the wake of Russia's Ukraine invasion
UK raises terrorism threat level in Northern Ireland to 'severe'
Gardaí are questioning a man following a fatal stabbing in Kilkenny.  The victim was found at a house in the Meadow Way area last night1 year ago
Gardaí are questioning a man following a fatal stabbing in Kilkenny. The victim was found at a house in the Meadow Way area last night
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Sunak: The agreement with the European Union will eliminate the bureaucracy of transporting goods on the island of Ireland
EU and UK strike Brexit deal on Northern Ireland
Four men have been charged after guns and pipe bombs were seized during a pre-planned operation targeting the East Belfast UVF
Scottish-born- Belfast based Satellite Newsgathering Engineer @JoshMainka battled PTSD after being caught up in a missile attack while covering the war in Iraq. Two of his colleagues died after an American tank fired on his hotel in Baghdad
Scottish-born- Belfast based cameraman @JoshMainka battled PTSD after being caught up in a missile attack while covering the war in Iraq. Two of his colleagues died after an American tank fired on his hotel in Baghdad
Dublin Fire Brigade:Earlier this evening firefighters from Rathfarnham and Dun Laoghaire fire stations were called to a gorse wildfire in Sandyford.  Smoke was widely visible in the area with the fire located off the Blackglen Road  fire Help prevent wildfires link1 year ago
Dublin Fire Brigade:Earlier this evening firefighters from Rathfarnham and Dun Laoghaire fire stations were called to a gorse wildfire in Sandyford. Smoke was widely visible in the area with the fire located off the Blackglen Road fire Help prevent wildfires link
Taoiseach Micheál Martin has arrived in Kyiv, invited by Zelenskiy. He is to visit damaged areas and express support for the prosecution of war crimes. The people of Ireland stand with Ukraine and its people in the face of Russia's immoral and unprovoked war of terror, he said1 year ago
Taoiseach Micheál Martin has arrived in Kyiv, invited by Zelenskiy. He is to visit damaged areas and express support for the prosecution of war crimes. "The people of Ireland stand with Ukraine and its people in the face of Russia's immoral and unprovoked war of terror," he said
PM of Ireland: Good to meet leaders from across EU and the world tonight at EuroAtlantic dinner in Madrid. Importance of the international community and democracies cooperating in light of the immoral war on Ukraine high on the agenda
A man has been seriously injured following a shooting in Kilmaimham in Dublin this morning. The shooting happened at a carpark at the back of a hotel in the Kilmainham area, at around 11.30am. Gardaí are currently at the scene and the victim has been brought to hospital
An Irish politician has been arrested after trying to board British naval vessel HMS Enterprise, a survey ship, in Cork Harbour. Here's a clip of the incident
EU takes new legal action against UK for breaching N. Ireland agreement
Maroš Šefčovič:EU-UK relationship must be based on the full respect of our legally binding commitments. My statement to the UK government's decision to table legislation disapplying core elements of the Protocol on IE/NI
The EU could take legal action against the UK as soon as Wednesday in response to the bill to overturn the Northern Ireland Protocol, RTE News understands
Maroš Šefčovič: Spoke to @trussliz earlier where she informed me of flag-gbflag-gblegislation to unilaterally disapply the Protocol. The EU has always paid utmost attention to the impact Brexit has on NI, offering workable solutions. Unilateral action is damaging to mutual trust & a formula for uncertainty
12-minute phone call between @simoncoveney and @trussliz at request of Truss just ended. Coveney said "publishing legislation that would breach the UK's commitments under international law, the Brexit WA and Northern Ireland Protocol is deeply damaging to relationships
Police investigating a security alert that led to Dublin's foreign minister Simon Coveney being evacuated from a peace event have been granted further time to question two men
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Police have arrested a 48-year-old man under the Terrorism Act in connection to video footage showing a masked gunman firing shots into the air in a cemetery in Strabane
A man in his 20s will face charges in court next month after a brawl broke out in Dublin Airport last evening. Gardaí & the DAA Airport Police responded to the public order incident which left another man hospitalised with his injuries
Police in Londonderry describe as "premeditated" a petrol bomb attack on police officers following an Easter parade linked to dissident republicans
A 41-year-old man arrested under the Terrorism Act in north Belfast yesterday, 13 April, has been released following questioning. The man was arrested by detectives investigating a hijacking and security alert in north Belfast on 25 March. Our investigation continues
Gardaí are understood to be investigating whether a murder in north Dublin yesterday is linked to two other shootings in the area over the weekend
Aircraft leasing giant Avolon casts doubt on renting to Russian airlines again after Putin seizes planes
Ireland is expelling 4 Russian diplomats, according to @simoncoveney
A man has been arrested in connection with a fire at a homeless shelter in Dublin. Six people were injured, one seriously in the blaze at the building on Little Britain Street on Saturday evening. Alternative arrangements are being put in place for users of the shelter
Ireland: A woman has been arrested and a suspected firearm seized by police investigating a security alert which led to the evacuation of the Irish Foreign Secretary from an event in North Belfast
Police are in attendance at a security alert in Fahan Street #Derry this morning. Homes have been evacuated nearby and Fahan Street is closed. Pilots Row Centre have welcomed a place to stay for evacuated people