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Have you seen Celia? She's been missing from Dublin for over a week

GARDAÍ ARE SEEKING the public’s assistance in tracing the whereabouts of 31-year-old Celia Carson who is missing from her home in Dublin 2.

Celia was last seen on 1 March in Andrew’s Street. Carson has been known to frequent the Kilkenny area in the past, Gardaí ...

2019-03-10 18:31 open_in_new
Poll: May's deal, no deal or Brexit delay - which vote is most likely to pass in Westminster this week?

AFTER WEEKS, and months, and years of political wrangling, this week will see the most crucial set of decisions made by British politicians to determine the course of Brexit.

As outlined here, there could be as many as three vital votes in the House of Commons this week with a number of ...

2019-03-10 12:13 open_in_new
Poll: How do you feel about religious symbols in hospitals?

A GOVERNMENT REPORT has suggested that religious-run hospitals in receipt of State funding should remove religious symbols if a patient requests it. 

The report recommends that: “Voluntary organisations in receipt of state funding should be cognisant of the impact of décor on ...

2019-02-28 23:19 open_in_new
Man in his 20s killed in crash between motorbike and truck

A MAN IN his 20s has died after his motorbike was involved in a crash with a truck in Co Kilkenny this morning. 

The crash happened at around 11am at Clashduff on the N78, north of Kilkenny city. 

Gardaí said the man was pronounced dead at the scene. 

His body has ...

2019-02-28 18:04 open_in_new
Fire services extinguish Christmas morning blaze at Kilkenny hotel

Updated Dec 25th 2018, 2:10 PM

Out for my Christmas mornin' walk and this ~ Langtons in Kilkenny is on fire— Pamela Brophy (@PamelaBrophy02) December 25, 2018

Out for my Christmas mornin' walk and this ~ Langtons in Kilkenny is on fire ...

2019-02-22 09:49 open_in_new
Poll: Would you go public if you won the EuroMillions jackpot?

THE WINNING TICKET for last night’s whopping €175 million EuroMillions jackpot was sold in Ireland. 

The winning numbers were 1, 8, 18, 19 and 39. The lucky stars were 7 and 9.

National Lottery CEO Dermot Griffin has advised EuroMillions players to check their ticket to ...

2019-02-20 10:34 open_in_new
Gardaí arrest 22 people in crackdown on alleged burglary gangs

TWENTY TWO PEOPLE were arrested today in the Carlow/Kilkenny region as part of Operation Thor – a nationwide campaign targeting burglary gangs.

The arrests were made during a day-of-action in the Thomastown area today 

According to gardaí, the raids were part of Operation ...

2019-02-18 11:19 open_in_new
Rita Apine murder trial: Partner found not guilty and told he's 'free to go'

A LATVIAN MAN who was charged with murdering his partner but maintained from the outset that she fell down the stairs of their home has been acquitted by a Central Criminal Court jury.

Following the not guilty verdict, Justice Tara Burns thanked the jury of eight men and four women and ...

2019-02-18 11:19 open_in_new