National News

Adams: Government’s water charge u-turn ‘a desperate attempt to cling to power’

Sinn Féin is calling for a mass mobilisation of people to protest against water charges in Dublin next month.The Right2Water campaign, which is organising the demonstration, says it expects an historic turn-out for its rally at the Dáil on December...

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Pope officially accepts Archbishop of Cashel’s resignation

Pope Francis has accepted the resignation of Archbishop of Cashel and Emly Dermot Clifford.Archbishop Clifford resigned on the grounds of...

Saturday, 22/11/14 - 11:08am Read More

Community in shock as two die in farm accident

A Health and Safety Authority investigation is due to begin in Co Donegal after two people died in a farm...

Saturday, 22/11/14 - 9:57am Read More

Cannabis seized at home in Cork suburb

Gardaí in Cork have questioned two Polish men, following the seizure of €10,000 worth of drugs during a search of...

Saturday, 22/11/14 - 9:45am Read More

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Body of missing Sligo man found in Stockholm

The Department of Foreign Affairs is providing consular assistance to the family of a Sligo man, whose body has been...

Saturday, 22/11/14 - 9:09am Read More

Irish Water ‘ordered to reduce staff numbers’

Irish Water is reportedly being ordered to slash costs and reduce staff numbers.According to the Irish Independent, the new board...

Saturday, 22/11/14 - 8:54am Read More

Residents attacked as four men raid Dublin house

Gardaí in Dublin are investigating an aggravated burglary at a house in Rialto. The incident happened at around 11.30 on...

Saturday, 22/11/14 - 8:50am Read More

Gardaí release man held in connection with ‘gun threat’ to water meter installer

A man, arrested in Co Clare yesterday after a water meter installer was threatened with a gun, has today been...

Saturday, 22/11/14 - 8:40am Read More

Two die in Donegal farm accident

Two men in their 50s have died in a farming accident in Co Donegal.The incident happened in the Crossroads area...

Friday, 21/11/14 - 7:03pm Read More

HSE overspending by €1.6m every day

The HSE is overspending its budget by almost €1.6m every day.Figures released this evening show an overspend of €432m in...

Friday, 21/11/14 - 6:50pm Read More

Waterford News

Toddler who died after truck hit buggy named

THE two-year-old girl, who died after being hit by an articulated truck on Manor Street yesterday morning, has been named as Daenerys Crosbie. The incident occurred shortly after 10am when 30-year-old Carol Anne Crosbie was pushing her daughter in a...

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Two-year-old dies following RTA

A TWO-year-old girl has died following a road traffic accident in Waterford city this morning. The accident occurred on Manor...

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Detective Garda breaks arm trying to apprehend criminals

A DETECTIVE Garda broke his arm while trying to apprehend criminals during the course of a burglary at Williamstown Park yesterday...

Thursday, 13/11/14 - 11:12am Read More

Cyclist hospitalised after collision with car

A CYCLIST was hospitalised after a collision with a car near De La Salle College this morning shortly before the busy...

Tuesday, 11/11/14 - 2:27pm Read More

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Time university fiasco ended

AS the fiasco surrounding Waterford’s campaign for a university continues, it has never been more crucial for the key stakeholders...

Tuesday, 11/11/14 - 12:26pm Read More

New Shopping Complex will be a ‘game changer’

IN this week’s edition of The Waterford News & Star, we reveal the concept images for the new Waterford City...

Wednesday, 29/10/14 - 4:48pm Read More

ESB crews hope to have power restored to 10,000 homes by lunchtime

ESB crews are working to restore power to 10,000 homes which are still without electricity following severe lightning strikes last...

Thursday, 09/10/14 - 9:41am Read More

O’Brien and college part company

PRINCIPAL of De La Salle College Waterford, Gearóid O’Brien is a “very happy” man now that an agreement has been...

Tuesday, 07/10/14 - 2:30pm Read More

City girl is contestant on UK Apprentice

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A Waterford city woman who struggled with dyslexia and a stammering problem throughout her young life is set to mix...

Tuesday, 07/10/14 - 2:20pm Read More

Violent Alley Attacks

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A WATERFORD alleyway became the scene of two violent attacks this weekend – allegedly by the same criminal gang. In...

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