Hurricane Florence lands in the US off the coast of North Carolina Hurricane Florence has hit the US coast leaving streets inundated with ocean water and tens of thousands of homes without power.

Hurricane Florence already has inundated coastal streets with ocean water and left tens of thousands without power (Gray Whitley/Sun Journal via AP) Independent.ie NewsdeskTwitterEmail September 14 2018 1:26 PM 0 Comments Hurricane Florence lands in the US off the coast of North Carolina Independent.ie Hurricane Florence has hit the US coast leaving streets inundated with […]

Funding for Madeleine McCann probe due to run out Speculation is growing over the future of the UK police hunt for Madeleine McCann after it emerged funding will run out at the end of the month.

Madeleine McCann, who disappeared nearly ten years ago Photo: Family handout/PA Wire Independent.ie NewsdeskTwitterEmail September 13 2018 4:50 PM 0 Comments Funding for Madeleine McCann probe due to run out Independent.ie Speculation is growing over the future of the UK police hunt for Madeleine McCann after it emerged funding will run out at the end […]

‘Putin in the frame’ – UK brushes off poison story UK Prime Minister Theresa May has accused Moscow of “insulting the public’s intelligence” after the two Russian agents accused of the Salisbury poisonings claimed they were merely tourists.

TV denials: Ruslan Boshirov, left, and Alexander Petrov speak with the Kremlin-funded RT channel in Moscow.PHOTO: AP Gareth Davies in Moscow September 14 2018 2:30 AM 0 Comments ‘Putin in the frame’ – UK brushes off poison story Independent.ie UK Prime Minister Theresa May has accused Moscow of “insulting the public’s intelligence” after the two […]

No-deal Brexit would be ‘hammer blow’ for UK economy, says CBI chief A no-deal exit from the European Union would deliver a “hammer blow” to the British economy, the head of the Confederation of British Industry (CBI) has warned.

CBI Director General Carolyn Fairbairn Picture: Getty Andrew Woodcock September 14 2018 7:49 AM 0 Comments No-deal Brexit would be ‘hammer blow’ for UK economy, says CBI chief Independent.ie A no-deal exit from the European Union would deliver a “hammer blow” to the British economy, the head of the Confederation of British Industry (CBI) has […]

BritainHead teacher given community order after she was found with indecent images of girl A headmistress has been given a community order after she was found with indecent selfies sent by a teenage girl.

Rhian DeSouza Photo: BBC/Facebook Independent.ie NewsdeskTwitterEmail September 14 2018 4:37 PM 0 Comments Head teacher given community order after she was found with indecent images of girl Independent.ie A headmistress has been given a community order after she was found with indecent selfies sent by a teenage girl. https://www.independent.ie/world-news/europe/britain/head-teacher-given-community-order-after-she-was-found-with-indecent-images-of-girl-37317276.html https://www.independent.ie/world-news/europe/britain/article37317242.ece/0ef77/AUTOCROP/h342/rhian.jpg Email A headmistress has been […]

Psychiatric nurse jailed for attacking colleague with full syringe A psychiatric nurse has been jailed for a year for assaulting another nurse with a syringe filled with sedating, anti-psychotic medication.

Stock image Ann Healy September 14 2018 2:30 AM 0 Comments Psychiatric nurse jailed for attacking colleague with full syringe Independent.ie A psychiatric nurse has been jailed for a year for assaulting another nurse with a syringe filled with sedating, anti-psychotic medication. https://www.independent.ie/irish-news/courts/psychiatric-nurse-jailed-for-attacking-colleague-with-full-syringe-37314958.html https://www.independent.ie/incoming/article36500289.ece/62727/AUTOCROP/h342/courts.jpg Email A psychiatric nurse has been jailed for a year for […]

Judge won’t postpone cervical cancer case Cervical cancer victim Ruth Morrissey’s application for next Tuesday’s resumption of her damages claim against the HSE and two laboratories to be postponed will now be dealt with by Mr Justice…

Ruth Morrissey. Picture: Collins Ray Managh September 14 2018 2:30 AM 0 Comments Judge won’t postpone cervical cancer case Independent.ie Cervical cancer victim Ruth Morrissey’s application for next Tuesday’s resumption of her damages claim against the HSE and two laboratories to be postponed will now be dealt with by Mr Justice Kevin Cross who has […]

Drunk mother ‘crashed car with toddler in back’ A mother-of-one was found slumped drunk over the wheel of her crashed car with an open can beside her and her toddler crying and sweating in the back seat, a court heard.

Stock Image Andrew Phelan September 14 2018 2:30 AM 0 Comments Drunk mother ‘crashed car with toddler in back’ Independent.ie A mother-of-one was found slumped drunk over the wheel of her crashed car with an open can beside her and her toddler crying and sweating in the back seat, a court heard. https://www.independent.ie/irish-news/courts/drunk-mother-crashed-car-with-toddler-in-back-37314967.html https://www.independent.ie/breaking-news/irish-news/article36868526.ece/417e1/AUTOCROP/h342/PANews_P-dae991eb-a264-4942-8eb3-43ded577146b_I1.jpg Email […]

Belvedere Place squatters to be served with legal proceedings demanding they vacate property Squatters in a Dublin city centre property are to be served with legal proceedings demanding they leave and deliver up “vacant possession” to the owner.

Protester in the occupied building in Belvedere Place.Photo: Tony Gavin Ray Managh September 14 2018 2:31 PM 0 Comments Belvedere Place squatters to be served with legal proceedings demanding they vacate property Independent.ie Squatters in a Dublin city centre property are to be served with legal proceedings demanding they leave and deliver up “vacant possession” […]

CourtsIrish professional golfer facing jail after ‘falsely promoting himself under PGA banner’ Professional golfer Kevin Beirth faces imprisonment for allegedly breaching undertakings he gave the High Court five years ago with regard to his holding himself out as a member of the Professional Golfers’ Association.

Kevin Beirth Ray Managh September 14 2018 2:53 PM 0 Comments Irish professional golfer facing jail after ‘falsely promoting himself under PGA banner’ Independent.ie Professional golfer Kevin Beirth faces imprisonment for allegedly breaching undertakings he gave the High Court five years ago with regard to his holding himself out as a member of the Professional […]