Britain’Shock, horror, then panic and terror’ – Madeleine McCann’s father describes night she disappeared The father of Madeleine McCann has recalled his heartbreaking memories of the night his daughter disappeared 11 years ago.

Madeleine McCann disappeared from a holiday home in Portugal’s Algarve region in May 2007, days before her fourth birthday Madeleine McCann has been missing for over ten years Photo:Getty Gerry and Kate McCannPhoto: Alban Donohoe/Sunday Mirror/PA Wire Madeleine McCann Photo: PA Wire Madeleine McCann was almost four when she disappeared on a family holiday in […]

‘I’m not exaggerating’ – billionaire Richard Branson ‘seconds from death’ in mountain climb with son Virgin boss Richard Branson and his son Sam were seconds from death as falling rocks “the size of small cars” crashed over their heads before they…

Emotional experience: Richard Branson and his son Sam Branson (right) during their climb of Mont Blanc in the Alps. Photo: PA Josh Payne in Chamonix, France October 1 2018 2:30 AM 0 Comments ‘I’m not exaggerating’ – billionaire Richard Branson ‘seconds from death’ in mountain climb with son Independent.ie Virgin boss Richard Branson and his […]

‘No, no, no, no, no’: Ronaldo denies claim he raped woman in hotel Superstar footballer Cristiano Ronaldo has denied claims he raped an American woman in 2009 – dismissing the allegations as “fake news”.

Consensual: Cristiano Ronaldo admits having sex with the woman in the US in 2009 but claims she consented. Photo: Reuters Fabio Ispani October 1 2018 2:30 AM 0 Comments ‘No, no, no, no, no’: Ronaldo denies claim he raped woman in hotel Independent.ie Superstar footballer Cristiano Ronaldo has denied claims he raped an American woman […]

Skripal poisoning suspect identified by old neighbours The true identity as a career Russian army officer of a man accused of poisoning former spy Sergei Skripal in the UK has been confirmed by neighbours in his home village.

Suspect: Ruslan Boshirov’s real name is Anatoly Chepiga. Photo: PA Alec Luhn October 1 2018 2:30 AM 0 Comments Skripal poisoning suspect identified by old neighbours Independent.ie The true identity as a career Russian army officer of a man accused of poisoning former spy Sergei Skripal in the UK has been confirmed by neighbours in […]

Macedonia poll fails over low voter turnout Macedonia’s prime minister vowed last night to press on with a vote in parliament to change the country’s name to resolve a decades-old dispute with Greece, despite not getting 50pc turnout…

Bullish: Macedonia’s Prime Minister Zoran Zaev embraces his son Dushko after casting his vote. Photo: AFP/Getty Nick Squires October 1 2018 2:30 AM 0 Comments Macedonia poll fails over low voter turnout Independent.ie Macedonia’s prime minister vowed last night to press on with a vote in parliament to change the country’s name to resolve a […]

Sex workers take stall at freshers’ week A university is launching an investigation after a sex workers’ support group ran a stall offering help for students during freshers’ week.

Stock photo: PA Flora Thompson October 1 2018 2:30 AM 0 Comments Sex workers take stall at freshers’ week Independent.ie A university is launching an investigation after a sex workers’ support group ran a stall offering help for students during freshers’ week. https://www.independent.ie/world-news/europe/sex-workers-take-stall-at-freshers-week-37370780.html https://www.independent.ie/breaking-news/irish-news/article36078803.ece/08409/AUTOCROP/h342/PANews_P-436463fd-6a1b-4ab1-b63d-85dd0b326c2e_I1.jpg Email A university is launching an investigation after a sex workers’ […]

‘If there’s one thing better than locking criminals up, it’s taking their ill-gotten gains from them’ – Garda Commissioner GARDA Commissioner Drew Harris has hailed Garda successes in seizing criminals’ assets saying: “If…

New Garda Commissioner Drew Harris pictured at Garda Head QuartersPicture Colin Keegan, Collins Dublin Cormac McQuinnTwitter September 27 2018 3:45 PM 0 Comments ‘If there’s one thing better than locking criminals up, it’s taking their ill-gotten gains from them’ – Garda Commissioner Independent.ie GARDA Commissioner Drew Harris has hailed Garda successes in seizing criminals’ assets […]

CAB seizes €250,000 worth of cash, cars and handbags in raid on gangs The Criminal Assets Bureau (CAB) is targeting 160 suspected crime figures in west Dublin.

Designer handbags were also seized Tom BradyEmail September 28 2018 2:30 AM 0 Comments CAB seizes €250,000 worth of cash, cars and handbags in raid on gangs Independent.ie The Criminal Assets Bureau (CAB) is targeting 160 suspected crime figures in west Dublin. https://www.independent.ie/irish-news/crime/cab-seizes-250000-worth-of-cash-cars-and-handbags-in-raid-on-gangs-37362736.html https://www.independent.ie/incoming/article37360234.ece/526d4/AUTOCROP/h342/Designer%20handbags.jpg Email The Criminal Assets Bureau (CAB) is targeting 160 suspected crime […]