‘He was my friend’ – what accused told gardai after arrest for killing Kenneth O’Brien MURDER accused Paul Wells told gardai after he was arrested for killing Kenneth O’Brien: “he was my friend.”

Kenneth O’Brien Andrew Phelan October 11 2018 2:18 PM 0 Comments ‘He was my friend’ – what accused told gardai after arrest for killing Kenneth O’Brien Independent.ie MURDER accused Paul Wells told gardai after he was arrested for killing Kenneth O’Brien: “he was my friend.” https://www.independent.ie/irish-news/courts/he-was-my-friend-what-accused-told-gardai-after-arrest-for-killing-kenneth-obrien-37408959.html https://www.independent.ie/breaking-news/irish-news/article37405055.ece/adc80/AUTOCROP/h342/PANews_P-8567362d-d100-41f0-acb5-017d41d4770b_I1.jpg Email MURDER accused Paul Wells told gardai after […]

CourtsMan who tied up stepdaughter during sexual abuse is released from prison A Dublin man jailed two years ago for sexually assaulting his stepdaughter as a child has been released from prison today.

George Crombie. Photo: Tony Gavin Conor FeehanTwitterEmail October 11 2018 5:35 PM 0 Comments Man who tied up stepdaughter during sexual abuse is released from prison Independent.ie A Dublin man jailed two years ago for sexually assaulting his stepdaughter as a child has been released from prison today. https://www.independent.ie/irish-news/courts/man-who-tied-up-stepdaughter-during-sexual-abuse-is-released-from-prison-37409876.html https://www.independent.ie/incoming/article35252201.ece/91fd4/AUTOCROP/h342/II%20TG%20CROMBIE%20.jpg Email A Dublin man jailed […]

PoliticsLatest Denis Naughten will support Government on ‘case by case basis’ after resignation TAOISEACH Leo Varadkar has revealed that Denis Naughten met with the head a of a company bidding for the National Broadband Plan on four more occasions, including a private dinner in the businessman’s home.

Denis Naughten has resigned as Communications Minister. Photo: Tom Burke Kevin Doyle, Cormac McQuinn and Laura Larkin October 11 2018 3:10 PM 0 Comments Denis Naughten will support Government on ‘case by case basis’ after resignation Independent.ie TAOISEACH Leo Varadkar has revealed that Denis Naughten met with the head a of a company bidding for […]

Photographers booked for Christian bakers in gay cake case refuse to hand over images A PHOTOGRAPHIC agency hired to take pictures of the Christian owners of a bakery after their Supreme Court victory in the “gay cake” case…

Daniel McArthur, director of Ashers Bakery, with his wife Amy Tom Batchelor October 11 2018 3:00 PM 0 Comments Photographers booked for Christian bakers in gay cake case refuse to hand over images Independent.ie A PHOTOGRAPHIC agency hired to take pictures of the Christian owners of a bakery after their Supreme Court victory in the […]

Irish NewsGardai raise €20k for Down Syndrome Ireland with 500km cycle The Garda Tour de Force cycling group have presented a cheque of €20,000 to Down Syndrome Ireland.

Linda Farrell, Linda Williams, Chief superintendent Lorraine Wheatley and Mary Doherty, President, Down syndrome IrelandPic credit: Damien Eagers/INM Ken Foy October 11 2018 6:01 PM 0 Comments Gardai raise €20k for Down Syndrome Ireland with 500km cycle Independent.ie The Garda Tour de Force cycling group have presented a cheque of €20,000 to Down Syndrome Ireland. […]

Wall Street plunges again as market rout deepens

The FTSE 100 has seen £36bn wiped off the value of its constituent companies in a single session as the global market sell-off showed little sign of abating. London’s leading share index closed 138.8 points, or 1.94%, lower at 7006.9 on Thursday – the biggest fall in percentage terms since June. The FTSE briefly dipped […]

Entire F-35 fleet checked for fault after crash

By Alistair Bunkall, defence and security correspondent The entire fleet of F-35 stealth jets is to be checked for a fault following a crash in the US last month. The post-crash investigation, carried out after a plane came down in South Carolina, identified a faulty fuel tube. As a result the global fleet is on […]

Healthy mice born from same-sex parents

Scientists in China have bred healthy mice from same-sex parents for the first time. Researchers achieved the feat by altering stem cells from a female mouse and injecting them into the eggs of another female. They also bred “somewhat unhealthy” offspring from two male mice, but the pups died shortly after birth. The breakthrough marks […]

Home of Crufts in £800m Blackstone takeover

By Mark Kleinman, City editor The world’s largest property investor is close to clinching an £800m-plus takeover of the NEC Group, the live events complex which plays host to Crufts. Sky News has learnt that Blackstone could strike a deal to buy the Birmingham-based complex as soon as Friday. The deal will be one of […]