National News

Visitor 1,000,000 to Cliffs of Moher this year

The Cliffs of Moher in Co Clare welcomed its one millionth visitor of the year today. Rita Shaw from Florida in the United States was greeted with music and a champagne reception at a minute past eleven this morning.She also...

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Woman taken to Mater isolation unit with Ebola-like symptoms

A woman has been taken to the National Isolation Unit at the Mater Hospital, after falling ill at her Dublin...

Monday, 20/10/14 - 1:28pm Read More

90% of landlords told to fix homes following inspection

Almost 90% of landlords whose properties were inspected by Dublin City Council have been told to get their houses in...

Monday, 20/10/14 - 1:27pm Read More

U2 star fails to fast-track case against accountant

U2's Larry Mullen has failed to have legal proceedings against his accountant fast-tracked to the Commercial Court.The drummer is suing...

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Man accused of Dublin carjacking appealing bail refusal

A man accused of stabbing a taxi driver during an alleged carjacking in Dublin is applying for bail in the...

Monday, 20/10/14 - 1:00pm Read More

White: Irish Water bonus scheme ‘jars with me’

The Minister for Communications, Energy and Natural Resources Alex White says the idea of having bonuses for Irish Water staff...

Monday, 20/10/14 - 12:55pm Read More

Tech firm announces nearly 500 jobs for Donegal

Up to 474 new jobs are being created at Randox Laboratories in Co Donegal. The company has announced it is...

Monday, 20/10/14 - 12:48pm Read More

Irish Water seeks extension to applications deadline

Irish Water has requested an extension of the deadline for application forms.The Commission for Energy Regulation has confirmed that it...

Monday, 20/10/14 - 12:36pm Read More

Daly continues as NAMA chairman

Frank Daly has been re-appointed Chairman of NAMA.The Minister for Finance, Michael Noonan, says Mr Daly's reappointment will provide stability...

Monday, 20/10/14 - 12:35pm Read More

Truck drivers call for road tax cut as they lift Dublin Port blockade

Traffic delays are still affecting the capital this morning after truck drivers blockaded Dublin Port. Over 100 members of the...

Monday, 20/10/14 - 12:19pm Read More

Waterford News

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 night. Transformers were struck by lightning in the south and south east of the country, causing more than 20,000 homes...

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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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Yellow weather warning issued as up to 40mm of rain forecast

Met Éireann has issued a status yellow weather warning as up to 40mm of rain is forecast for today. Winds...

Friday, 03/10/14 - 8:37am Read More

No cut in property tax for householders

    By Marion O’Mara   PROPERTY tax is to remain unchanged for householders across the city and county as...

Monday, 29/09/14 - 6:49pm Read More

City forum to discuss action plan for jobs

MINISTER for Jobs and Innovation, Richard Bruton will be in the city this Thursday night to hear, at first hand,...

Friday, 26/09/14 - 3:54pm Read More

€1.75m CT scanner to go into service at UHW

A CT scanner which cost €1.75m but which has been lying idle at Waterford University Hospital for several months is...

Thursday, 25/09/14 - 4:54pm Read More

Ribbon cut on new 30-job business

NuVASIVE, a medical device company, which plans to create up to 30 highly skilled jobs in Waterford city over the...

Friday, 19/09/14 - 5:30pm Read More

Cannabis herb valued at €110,000 discovered

OVER five kilos of cannabis herb with an approximate street value of €110,000 was discovered after a search was carried...

Wednesday, 17/09/14 - 9:17am Read More