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Seán FitzPatrick not guilty in Anglo trial
16 Apr 2014 at 9:59pm
The jury in the Anglo Irish Bank trial has returned not guilty verdicts on all counts against the bank's former chairman, Seán FitzPatrick.
284 missing in South Korea ferry sinking
16 Apr 2014 at 11:19pm
More than 280 people, many of them students from the same school, are missing after a ferry capsized off South Korea.
Differences in Govt over water charges
16 Apr 2014 at 9:42pm
A senior Government source on the Labour side has said there are "substantive differences" between the two Coalition parties about water charges.
Separatists seize Ukrainian armoured vehicles
16 Apr 2014 at 11:49pm
Separatists have flown the Russian flag on six armoured vehicles taken from the Ukrainian army in the east of the country.
Kenny receives allegations of garda wrongdoing
16 Apr 2014 at 9:43pm
Taoiseach Enda Kenny has said he has received a lot of correspondence in the last two weeks alleging wrongdoing on the part of gardaí.
AGSI agrees to establishment of policing authority
16 Apr 2014 at 9:56pm
The Association of Garda Sergeants and Inspectors has agreed to the establishment of an independent policing authority to control and regulate the gardaí.
Girl rescued in Argentina after 'years of abuse'
17 Apr 2014 at 12:01am
A 15-year-old girl has been rescued in Argentina after being nearly starved and beaten in a garage by an adoptive family for nine years, a court source has said.
TD says homeless family forced to sleep in car
17 Apr 2014 at 12:10am
Independent TD Catherine Murphy has said she has become aware of a family who slept in their car last week as their local authority could not provide them with accommodation.
Man held over Cork hit-and-run
16 Apr 2014 at 9:52pm
A 42-year-old man has been arrested in connection with a hit-and-run that left a seven-year-old boy in a critical condition in Cork.
Majority of students kidnapped in Nigeria freed
16 Apr 2014 at 11:38pm
Nigeria's military said its forces had freed most of the more than 100 teenage schoolgirls abducted by Islamist Boko Haram militants.
More than 50 jobs to go at Irish Examiner group
16 Apr 2014 at 9:56pm
More than 50 jobs are to be lost at Landmark Media, the owner of the Irish Examiner.
Youth unemployment falling significantly - Burton
16 Apr 2014 at 6:59pm
The rate of youth unemployment is falling significantly as the Government is incentivising young people not to be trapped in unemployment, according to the Minister for Social Protection.
PAC to request Rehab details within two weeks
16 Apr 2014 at 9:19pm
The Public Accounts Committee has decided to request information from Rehab and all State bodies that provide funding to it within the next fortnight.
Thousands to wrongly get Household Charge letters
16 Apr 2014 at 9:57pm
Revenue Commissioners Chairman Josephine Feehily has said thousands of people will wrongly receive letters telling them to pay the Household Charge.
Teachers say schools not ready for JC reforms
16 Apr 2014 at 4:57pm
Nine out of ten second-level teachers believe their schools have limited or no capacity to implement proposed Junior Cycle reforms.
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