Greyhound bus crash leaves eight dead

At least four people have died and several are seriously injured after a Greyhound bus carrying almost 50 people and a semi-truck crashed head-on. The collision happened on Interstate 40 in New Mexico, near the Arizona border. Early reports from the scene indicate the truck blew a tire, sending it into oncoming traffic. It smashed […]

Syrian rebels blow up bridges as state troops close in

By Ajay Nair, news reporter Syrian opposition fighters have blown up bridges linking rebel-held territories to government-controlled areas in anticipation of a military offensive to take their last stronghold. The move in the northwest of Syria comes as the United Nation’s high commissioner for refugees, Filippo Grandi, warned a potential government offensive could cause further […]

Donald Trump to visit Ireland in November

By Sanya Burgess, news reporter Donald Trump will visit Ireland in November. The US president’s trip intends to “renew the deep and historic ties” between the two countries, the White House has announced. He will travel to Ireland for what Ireland’s deputy prime minister Simon Coveney described as a “brief visit”. In November, Mr Trump […]

Ex-Barnsley assistant charged with accepting bribes

The former assistant manager of Barnsley Football Club will appear in court charged with two counts of accepting a bribe. City of London Police said Tommy Wright – who spent just under 18 months at Oakwell – was arrested as the result of a national newspaper investigation into football corruption. The project – which focused […]

PM ‘must apologise’ to dead Windrush victims

By Aubrey Allegretti, political reporter Theresa May has been challenged to apologise personally to the families of three Windrush citizens who were removed from Britain and have since died. Home Secretary Sajid Javid is writing to the families, along with 15 other people who could also have been wrongly removed or detained from the generation […]

Second boy sent for trial charged with Ana murder A 14-year-old boy has been sent for trial to the Central Criminal Court accused of murdering schoolgirl Ana Kriegel.

Murder victim Ana Kriegel Andrew Phelan August 31 2018 2:30 AM 0 Comments Second boy sent for trial charged with Ana murder Independent.ie A 14-year-old boy has been sent for trial to the Central Criminal Court accused of murdering schoolgirl Ana Kriegel. https://www.independent.ie/irish-news/courts/second-boy-sent-for-trial-charged-with-ana-murder-37268892.html https://www.independent.ie/irish-news/article37268891.ece/34bd2/AUTOCROP/h342/2018-08-31_iri_43703120_I1.JPG Email A 14-year-old boy has been sent for trial to the […]

CourtsMarried boss who told manager she had ‘beautiful eyes’ ordered to pay harassment compensation by the WRC A female service station manager was harassed on the grounds of gender after her married boss told that she had “beautiful eyes” and criticised her management approach.

(Stock photo) Gordon Deegan August 31 2018 4:59 PM 0 Comments Married boss who told manager she had ‘beautiful eyes’ ordered to pay harassment compensation by the WRC Independent.ie A female service station manager was harassed on the grounds of gender after her married boss told that she had “beautiful eyes” and criticised her management […]