National News

McNulty was appointed to museum board on merit, says Arts Minister

Arts Minister Heather Humphreys has said that she still stands over the appointment of John McNulty to the board of the Irish Museum of Modern Art.Minister Humphreys has insisted that she made the appointment based on merit - and not...

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Elderly man declared missing in Cork city

Gardaí are seeking the public's assistance in tracing missing 84-year-old Denis Whyte. Denis, from the UK, was last seen in...

Tuesday, 25/11/14 - 7:18pm Read More

Gardaí search for missing teenager

Gardaí have asked the public to help find missing teenager Naomi Lopongo.The 15-year-old was last seen on the morning of...

Tuesday, 25/11/14 - 7:16pm Read More

Three admit attack on man trapped in Antrim wheelie bin

Two men and a woman have admitted involvement in an attack on a man who was found naked, bruised and...

Tuesday, 25/11/14 - 6:57pm Read More

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Three women awarded €80k each over UAE embassy employment case

Three Filipina women who worked for the Ambassador of the United Arab Emirates have been awarded €80,000 each by an...

Tuesday, 25/11/14 - 6:55pm Read More

New state board guidelines will see every post advertised

The government has unveiled new guidelines for filling positions on state boards, where every appointment will be filled externally.But the...

Tuesday, 25/11/14 - 6:24pm Read More

Buying sex to be made illegal in new Bill

The Government is officially making it illegal to pay for sexual services.It has been confirmed that a new bill, to...

Tuesday, 25/11/14 - 6:17pm Read More

CEO of Ervia to donate value of shares in water meter company to charity

It has been confirmed that the head of Irish Water's parent company is to donate a six-figure sum to a...

Tuesday, 25/11/14 - 5:57pm Read More

Bailey’s partner Jules Thomas details domestic violence in court

Ian Bailey's long term partner, Jules Thomas, has been describing his violence against her and says she told gardaí she...

Tuesday, 25/11/14 - 5:44pm Read More

Dense fog warning for motorists

The Road Safety Authority has issued a warning to motorists over dense fog expected this evening. Met Éireann issued a...

Tuesday, 25/11/14 - 5:35pm Read More

Waterford News

All systems go at T&Hs

THE team behind T & H Doolans are envisaging something special for Waterford’s most iconic watering hole, which is primed to open its doors in early 2015. Speaking to the Waterford News & Star, a spokesperson for the bar said...

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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...

Wednesday, 19/11/14 - 10:07am Read More

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...

Tuesday, 18/11/14 - 12:44pm Read More

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

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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

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