Irish Sporting Weekend - June Bank Holiday Weekend
Wednesday, 13th June 2007
Another good weekend of Irish Sport with many encounters whetting the appetite for later in the summer.
Firstly, we had the traditional 'real beginning' of the GAA Championship ... Read On >>
Last Call for Candidates for RTE Class Act
Wednesday, 30th May 2007
CLASS ACT is a new primetime RTÉ entertainment series for young talent -
from all the performing arts due for TV screens next September. The
producers, Sideline Productions, are particularly kee... Read On >>
Irish Government D-Day Draws Near
Tuesday, 29th May 2007
All of the leading Irish Political Parties are deep in negotiation at present with any number of combinations possible to form the next government. The major parties, fine gael and fianna fail have me... Read On >>
Election Count Over !!
Sunday, 27th May 2007
All seats in the 30th Dáil have now been filled.
The final state of the parties is: Fianna Fáil 78
Fine Gael 51
Progressive Democrats 2
Green Party 6
Sinn Féin 4
... Read On >>
Irish General Election 2007
Thursday, 24th May 2007
The General Election for Ireland's 30th Dail will take place throughout Ireland on May 24th 2007. It is expected that this will be one of the most keenly fought elections in years. Here are links to t... Read On >>
Roads go metric across country today
Thursday, 20th January 2005
The National Safety Council has said lives will be saved on Irish roads following the introduction of metric speed limits, which came into effect at midnight.
From now on speed limits will be meas... Read On >>
Concern for over 20 missing Irish people
Sunday, 2nd January 2005
Concern is growing for more than 20 Irish people who are still unaccounted for in the wake of the disaster.
Relatives of some of those missing have begun arriving in the region.
Although diplo... Read On >>
379 people killed on roads
Friday, 31st December 2004
Three hundred and seventy nine people have been killed on Irish roads this year.
It is an increase of 44 on the 2003 figure.
It is leading to fears that drivers are becoming complacent about th... Read On >>
10 to 20 Irish people unaccounted for
Wednesday, 29th December 2004
Irish diplomatic staff in Malaysia and Thailand are continuing to visit hospitals in the region to establish the whereabouts of Irish people missing since tidal waves battered the southern Asian coast... Read On >>
Govt announces Special Criminal Court expansion
Wednesday, 22nd December 2004
The Government has announced that the Special Criminal Court is to be given extra resources.
Under the expansion plan, the court will be allocated more judges to speed up trials and clear a backlo... Read On >>