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Govt examining 'fair price' for water
31 Oct 2014 at 10:23pm
Ahead of over 90 protests against water charges tomorrow, Tánaiste Joan Burton has said that water charges will be modest and capped and that the Government is examining a "fair price".
Co-pilot dies in Virgin Galactic test flight crash
31 Oct 2014 at 9:16pm
One person has died and another has been injured after a spaceship crashed in a California desert.
IMO rejects improved pay scale for consultants
31 Oct 2014 at 10:50pm
Hospital consultants belonging to the Irish Medical Organisation have overwhelmingly rejected new improved pay scales of up to ?175,000 a year aimed at resolving recruitment difficulties in the public health service.
Fire service fights industrial blaze in Swords
31 Oct 2014 at 10:57pm
Firefighters in Dublin have been tackling what they describe as a "large industrial fire" in Swords.
Cahill says letter proves IRA investigation
31 Oct 2014 at 8:57pm
Máiría Cahill has said a letter she wrote to the IRA army council in 2000 proves that the paramilitaries had undertaken an internal investigation of her rape allegations.
Brain damaged girl in ?5.2m settlement
31 Oct 2014 at 7:07pm
A 13-year-old girl who is severely brain damaged and cannot walk or talk has settled for ?5.2m her High Court action for damages arising out of the injuries she allegedly sustained at her birth at Cavan General Hospital.
New Beginning plans to buy 15,000 mortgages
31 Oct 2014 at 6:00pm
A lobby group, which represents distressed borrowers, is working on a plan to purchase 15,000 mortgages from the banks.
Fire Brigade tackles Cork restaurant blaze
31 Oct 2014 at 10:53pm
Three units of Cork City Fire Brigade have dealt with a blaze at a fast food restaurant at Blackrock in the city.
Witness claims bribe offered to give evidence
31 Oct 2014 at 9:34pm
A housemate and friend of a man charged with double murder agreed in a garda interview that the accused was not in the house for a couple of hours on the day the murders are believed to have occurred.
Nurse who treated Ebola victims allowed leave home
31 Oct 2014 at 9:01pm
A US judge has ruled a nurse quarantined by her home state after treating Ebola patients could leave home and frequent public places, saying she was not infectious.
Engine failure may have led to rocket explosion
31 Oct 2014 at 6:50pm
Accident investigators for Orbital Sciences are looking closely at a potential first-stage engine problem after its high-profile rocket launch explosion last Tuesday.
Alcohol allegation against nurse withdrawn
31 Oct 2014 at 9:03pm
An allegation that a director of care at a Longford Nursing Home had attended for work while under the influence of alcohol and was unfit to practise has been withdrawn by the Nursing and Midwifery Board.
Italian ordered to pay ?2,500 over Ebola claim
31 Oct 2014 at 8:57pm
An Italian man arrested at Dublin Airport after "a sick joke" about Ebola has been ordered to pay ?2,500 to charity to avoid a criminal conviction.
Revenue pursues workers over share option profits
31 Oct 2014 at 5:03pm
Revenue is pursuing millions of euro in unpaid tax from workers in some of the biggest companies based in Ireland.
US judge issues Ebola quarantine order
31 Oct 2014 at 3:20pm
A judge in the US state of Maine has issued a temporary order forcing a quarantine on a nurse who treated Ebola patients in Sierra Leone.
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