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Peter Casey says he wants Micheál Martin's job because the FF leader is 'too nice' to take on Leo Varadkar

PETER CASEY HAS said that he wants to replace Micheál Martin as Fianna Fáil leader, claiming that Martin is “too nice” to challenge Taoiseach Leo Varadkar.

The runner-up in the presidential election spoke yesterday about his desire to run for the Dáil in Donegal, despite Fianna ...

2018-10-29 16:10 open_in_new
Islanders to cast their ballots in the presidential election today

AROUND 2,000 PEOPLE who are registered to vote on islands on Ireland’s west and north-west coast will have the chance to go to the polls today, in the presidential election and blasphemy referendum.

Polling stations will be open from 10.30am to 7.30pm today on islands off Donegal, Mayo ...

2018-10-25 09:16 open_in_new
Family receive €12,500 settlement after 'medical debris' left in infant's throat following surgery

THE FAMILY OF a young boy who was left with medical debris in his throat following a surgery have received €12,500 in compensation.

Jill Crawford, of Corkey, Manorcunningham, Letterkenny, today told Circuit Court President, Justice Raymond Groarke that the main reason she instituted ...

2018-10-24 23:49 open_in_new
Garda awarded €4k compensation after girlfriend's brother headbutted him outside nightclub

A GARDA, WHO went to the assistance of colleagues restraining a man outside a Co Donegal nightclub, found that the belligerent was a brother of his girlfriend, a High Court judge has heard.

Garda Fintan Smith told Mr Justice Michael Twomey in a garda compensation hearing that when his ...

2018-10-17 12:16 open_in_new