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Poll: Do you think the Presidential term should be shortened?

AS MICHAEL D Higgins heads into his second term at the Áras, following an overwhelming victory at the polls, there’s been talk surrounding the length of time the President of Ireland should spend as head of state. 

The Presidential term runs for seven years. Higgins, first elected ...

2018-10-28 11:28 open_in_new
Almost €1m worth of cocaine, heroin and cannabis seized in Dublin

Source: Garda Press Office

GARDAÍ IN DUBLIN have seized heroin, cocaine and cannabis worth an estimated €920,000.

Around 23 kilos of herbal cannabis was seized in the grounds of an apartment block during a handover.

A follow-up search in one of the apartments ...

2018-10-17 01:22 open_in_new
Army bomb squad called to An Post sorting office after discovery of 'suspicious package'

THE ARMY BOMB squad has given a hoax device to gardaí for investigation after a suspicious package was made safe at a Dublin postal office yesterday.

Gardaí in Clondalkin were called to the An Post sorting office on the Nangor Road at around 4pm on Monday, after staff at the centre ...

2018-10-16 10:40 open_in_new