Fine Gael promise to reduce taxes and increase pensions as part of election manifesto

By Juno McEnroe Picture: RollingNews Fine Gael has promised to reduce taxes, create jobs and to increase pensions as part of its general election manifesto launched today. Speaking in Dublin, Taoiseach Leo Varadkar insisted that Fine Gael could be trusted...

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Pat Finucane’s widow ‘frustrated’ after Julian Smith meeting postponed

By Press Association The Belfast widow of murdered solicitor Pat Finucane said she has been left “frustrated and disappointed” after her latest meeting with the British Government was postponed. He was shot by loyalist paramilitaries in front of his family...

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McDonald: Sinn Féin will bring CervicalCheck screening services back to Ireland

By Anne Lucey Sinn Féin president, Mary Lou McDonald, has described Fianna Fáil leader, Micheál Martin, as “cantankerous” and said...

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Journalist Fergal Keane to ‘step back’ as BBC’s Africa editor, due to PTSD

The BBC has announced to staff that Cork’s Fergal Keane is to step back from his role as BBC News...

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Body of fisherman missing for almost three weeks recovered from sea

The body of missing fisherman William ‘Willie’ Whelan has been recovered from the Irish Sea. He went missing nearly three...

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‘You’re a disgrace, Leo’: Taoiseach booed while canvassing in Dublin

The Taoiseach has been booed by some locals while canvassing in the Dublin North West constituency. It happened as he...

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Cold weekend ahead with chance of snow

Dublin woman missing for six days