Climate change sea level rises could increase risk for more devastating tsunamis worldwide

19 min atras | Phys.Org (Irlanda)

As sea levels rise due to climate change, so do the global hazards and potential devastating damages from tsunamis, according to a new study by a partnership that included Virginia Tech. Even minor sea-level rise, by as much as a foot, poses greater ... View details »

´A defining period´ - GAA name their Team Of The 90s

19 min atras | RTE.ie (Irlanda)

The GAA have named their Hurling Team Of The 90s, with each player to be honoured before the All-Ireland SHC final throws in on Sunday at Croke Park. A selection panel consisting of GAA President John Horan, Irish Independent journalist Martin Breheny,... View details »

Pope Ireland visit 2018: Pontiff´s green vestment for papal mass to be adorned with Celtic symbol

19 min atras | Irish Mirror (Irlanda)

The green vestment to be worn by Pope Francis during the papal mass is adorned with a Celtic symbol to represent his historic visit to Ireland. The sacred item was designed and manufactured especially for the Phoenix Park mass by family-run business... View details »

Presidential hopeful says Trump´s America First policy should be mirrored with an ´Ireland First´ approach

19 min atras | Irish Examiner (Irlanda)

Update 6.30pm: By Fiachra Ó Cionnaith, Political Correspondent in Carlow. Potential presidential candidate Kevin Sharkey has controversially claimed the world needs to get over the fact Donald Trump is US president as his America First policy needs ... View details »

Summer drought unveils unseen rock land in Co Clare

19 min atras | Irish Examiner (Irlanda)

Unseen rock land has been discovered in Clare as a result of the summer drought. The rock was discovered on the shore of Lickeen Lake in the north of the county. The finding shows that the lake was formed 300 million years ago by continents colliding. View details »

Homelessness campaigners call for meeting with minister

19 min atras | Wicklow People (Irlanda)

Protesters in Dublin took over Customs House on Wednesday and staged a sit-in to protest against housing conditions and demanded a meeting with Minister for Housing and Planning Eoghan Murphy. The campaigners involved have just spent the last week... View details »

Leaving Cert: ´I wasn´t expecting to get eight H1s´ says Cork student

19 min atras | Irish Examiner (Irlanda)

Update 3.40pm: By Darragh Bermingham and Rob McNamara. Two Cork students were amongst the seven nationwide to receive eight H1s as more than 57,000 students nationwide picked up their Leaving Cert results. Alex Burke from Montenotte at... View details »

Leaving Cert: ´I wasn´t expecting to get eight H1s´ says Cork student

19 min atras | Irish Examiner (Irlanda)

Update 3.40pm: By Darragh Bermingham and Rob McNamara. Two Cork students were amongst the seven nationwide to receive eight H1s as more than 57,000 students nationwide picked up their Leaving Cert results. Alex Burke from Montenotte at... View details »

Body of missing Dublin man found

19 min atras | thejournal.ie (Irlanda)

Updated 1 minute ago. GARDAÍ SAY THAT they have found the body of a missing 53 year-old man from Dublin. Paul McDermott, from Castleknock in Dublin 15, was last seen on Tuesday, 14 August in College Green, Dublin 2. Gardaí had said they were... View details »

Church of tomorrow needs to repair past sins

19 min atras | Limerick Post (Irlanda)

THE CATHOLIC church needs to acknowledge the “dark aspects” of its history in the sexual abuse of minors, the wielding of power and the violent treatment of young people in institutions, if the church is to “repair” in preparation for the Popes coming. View details »

Former cricketer Graeme Swann joins Strictly line-up

19 min atras | TV3.ie (Irlanda)

Graeme Swann has been unveiled as the sixth contestant for the new series of Strictly Come Dancing. The cricketers participation in the BBC One series was announced on BBC Radio 2. The former spin bowler, 39, admitted he was terrified of two things... View details »

Another Love Island split? Fans are CONVINCED this couple has called it quits

19 min atras | Her.ie (Irlanda)

Just days after Samira and Frankie became the first couple from this years series to split, fans are convinced another Love Island couple are over. Yes, fans of the show think that Georgia Steel and Sam Bird are the latest couple to have broken up ... View details »

Emotional support pets banned from Royal Caribbean cruises

19 min atras | New York Post (Irlanda)

Tourists looking to take their emotional support peacock on their next cruise adventure may be out of luck. Royal Caribbean International, the worlds second-largest cruise line by number of passengers, will no longer allow travelers to bring their ... View details »

2-year-old boy found alive on mountain after 3 nights missing

1 hr atras | Asahi Shimbun (Irlanda)

SUO-OSHIMA, Yamaguchi Prefecture--A 2-year-old boy missing for three days was found safe and well Aug. 15 on a mountain just a few hundred meters from his great-grandfathers home here. Yoshiki Fujimoto, of Hofu in the prefecture, was discovered... View details »

Priest challenges Omagh bombers to return and reflect on their actions

1 hr atras | Irish Examiner (Irlanda)

A priest who comforted bereaved families amid the horror of the Omagh bomb has challenged those responsible to come back to reflect on their actions. Father Kevin Mullan was speaking during a service of remembrance at the spot where on August 15 1998... View details »

Suicide bomber targets Shiite students in Kabul, killing at least 48

1 hr atras | Los Angeles Times (Irlanda)

A suicide bomber targeted students preparing for university exams in a Shiite neighborhood of Kabul on Wednesday, killing at least 48 people and wounding 67 in an attack blamed on the Islamic State group, officials said. The bombing was the latest... View details »

If you got your Leaving Cert results today Harvey Norman have some amazing deals

1 hr atras | Buzz.ie (Irlanda)

Did you get your leaving cert results today or know someone who did? Well, Harvey Norman are celebrating with some great deals for students and...wait for it...free coffee and donuts. And, they have some brilliant deals for students heading off to college. View details »

8 counties included as GAA to honour hurling stars of the 90s on All-Ireland final day

1 hr atras | The42 (Irlanda)

HURLERS FROM EIGHT counties that lit up the championship action in the 1990s will be honoured in Croke Park this Sunday on All-Ireland final day. Traditionally the jubilee team is honoured 25 years on from their triumph, in between the All-Ireland ... View details »

Manchester United hierarchy unconcerned by Jose Mourinho ´third season syndrome´

1 hr atras | SkySports (Irlanda)

Manchester United officials do not believe Jose Mourinho will suffer third season syndrome and are convinced they have the squad to challenge for the Premier League title, according to Sky sources. The Portuguese left his first spell at Chelsea ... View details »

Victor Moses announces retirement from international football aged just 27 to focus on Chelsea career

1 hr atras | Irish Mirror (Irlanda)

Victor Moses has retired from international duty at the age of 27. The Chelsea forward bows out having won 37 caps for Nigeria and scored 12 goals. He was part of the side which failed to reach the last 16 of this summers World Cup in France but will ... View details »

´Galway were probably faltering in the last three games. I think Limerick will be very conscious of that´

1 hr atras | The42 (Irlanda)

ALL-STAR HURLER Ollie Moran believes Limerick will be very conscious of Galways recent habit of stuttering over the line as the sides prepare to meet in the All-Ireland SHC final. Ollie Moran pictured illustrating pride in his county colours at a ... View details »

´Squeaky clean´ businessman being quizzed over drug bust

1 hr atras | Independent.ie (Irlanda)

A squeaky clean businessman being quizzed over a large drug bust is a central member of a crime gang in the west of the country, gardaí believe. Yesterday gardaí seized over €250,000 worth of drugs and cash as part of an ongoing operation against the... View details »

New chemicals expected to replace banned pesticides also pose significant threat to bees

1 hr atras | The Independent (Irlanda)

New chemicals touted as the next generation of pesticides appear to have disruptive effects on bee colonies. The finding comes after a wave of opposition to bee-harming chemicals led to some of the biggest insecticides being banned throughout the EU in... View details »

Majella O´Donnell reveals husband Daniel wanted to cancel tours to support her during cancer treatment

1 hr atras | BreakingNews.ie (Irlanda)

By Olivia Kelleher. Cancer survivor Majella ODonnell has revealed that her husband Daniel wanted to cancel his tours to support her during her treatment while as she urged women to avail of the Breastcheck service, insisting that screening in all ... View details »

Man arrested after cannabis herb worth €24000 seized from Dublin house

1 hr atras | Irish Mirror (Irlanda)

Gardai have arrested a man after cannabis herb worth 24,000 euro was seized from a house in Dublin on Tuesday morning. Gardai raided the property in Lucan with a search warrant assisted by customs units officers. During the search a package was seized... View details »

Man arrested after cannabis herb worth €24000 seized from Dublin house

1 hr atras | Irish Mirror (Irlanda)

Gardai have arrested a man after cannabis herb worth 24,000 euro was seized from a house in Dublin on Tuesday morning. Gardai raided the property in Lucan with a search warrant assisted by customs units officers. During the search a package was seized... View details »

Pressure mounts on Pope Francis to address abuse cover-ups

1 hr atras | CNN (Irlanda)

(CNN) The Vatican has declined to respond to an explosive grand jury report detailing decades of sexual abuse and cover-ups by priests and bishops in Pennsylvania, refusing even to say whether church officials in Rome have read the damaging documents... View details »

Twitter muzzles conspiracy theorist Alex Jones for a week

1 hr atras | Independent.ie (Irlanda)

Twitter is joining other prominent tech companies in muzzling Alex Jones, the right-wing conspiracy theorist who has used tech services to spread false information. Bosses at the site had been resisting the move despite public pressure, including some ... View details »

Dani and Jack set for Love Island masterclass at Edinburgh TV Festival

1 hr atras | Independent.ie (Irlanda)

Love Island winners Dani Dyer and Jack Fincham will join previous stars from the reality show for an exclusive masterclass at the Edinburgh TV Festival. Kem Cetinay and Chris Hughes, contestants from the 2017 series, and the programmes narrator Iain... View details »

Rose of Tralee 2018: Meath Rose Saoirse McGrath set to raise fashion stakes at festival

1 hr atras | Irish Mirror (Irlanda)

Meaths entry to the Rose of Tralee will raise the fashion stakes at the international festival this week - dressed in style from St Vincent de Paul. Fashion-loving Saoirse McGrath, 23, from Skryne, bought most of her wardrobe for the event at the ...and more View details »

Chris O´Dowd told Jimmy Fallon a hilarious story about how he blagged a job in Paris as a teenager

1 hr atras | DailyEdge.ie (Irlanda)

CHRIS ODOWD APPEARED on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon this week, and reminded us all exactly why we love him. The 38-year-old actor opened up his interview by explaining how glorious Gaelic Football is to Jimmy Fallon. Its a sport they... View details »

The Equalizer 2 hits the target

1 hr atras | RTE.ie (Irlanda)

Denzel Washington is noted for never doing a sequel, so its a pretty big deal that hes been convinced to go around again as Robert McCall, the vigilante killer haunted by his past. This time around its not just business as usual, because things get ... View details »

Does Vick Hope Have A Boyfriend? The ´Strictly Come Dancing´ Star Recently Made A Pretty Big Decision

1 hr atras | Bustle (Irlanda)

Vick Hope has been confirmed for Strictly Come Dancing 2018. As with any celeb that takes part in the series, people have already started to question whether she could fall victim to the dreaded Strictly curse (as cheesy as that sounds). But hold on ... View details »

An Post seeking up to 300 redundancies as it considers move from GPO

1 hr atras | Newstalk 106-108 fm (Irlanda)

An Post is looking to cut the workforce at its headquarters by up to 300 people. It is inviting applications for voluntary severance from managers and staff from its corporate and support services. The company says 1,200 individuals, most of whom are ... View details »

2-Year-Old Japanese Boy, Lost In Forest For 3 Days, Found Alive

2 hr atras | NDTV (Irlanda)

A two-year-old boy who went missing in woods in western Japan has been found unharmed after three days alone, apparently surviving on river water as volunteers hunted desperately for him. Yoshiki Fujimoto disappeared on Sunday morning in the... View details »

Google One storage plans and benefits launch for everyone in the US

2 hr atras | VentureBeat (Irlanda)

Google is finally making its revamped Google One storage plans available to everyone in the U.S.. Up until now, those on an existing paid Google Drive plan have been upgraded to Google One over the past few months, but later today the company is... View details »

GAA to honour Hurling Team of 1990s before All Ireland final this Sunday

2 hr atras | Irish Mirror (Irlanda)

The GAA has selected a Hurling Team of the 1990s which will be honoured at Sundays All-Ireland final. Traditionally, teams which are celebrating the 25th anniversary of an All-Ireland success are presented to the crowd on final day but with Kilkenny ... View details »

Irish provinces´ emerging players to feature in new Celtic Cup

2 hr atras | The42 (Irlanda)

THE IRFU AND WRU have confirmed that the Celtic Cup will take place over seven consecutive weeks in September and October, with the new competition aiming to expose emerging players to the demands of professional rugby. The Celtic Cup essentially... View details »

Kevin De Bruyne suffers knee injury in training

2 hr atras | Independent.ie (Irlanda)

Kevin De Bruyne faces a spell on the sidelines after suffering a knee injury in training with Manchester City. The midfielder will undergo tests in the coming days to determine the full extent of the problem but there have been reports the 27-year-old ... View details »

Manchester United identify Dan Ashworth and Paul Mitchell for technical director role

2 hr atras | SkySports (Irlanda)

Manchester United have identified the FAs technical director Dan Ashworth and RB Leipzigs head of recruitment Paul Mitchell as potential candidates for the role of technical director at Old Trafford, Sky Sports News understands. Ashworths reputation... View details »

Previewing this weekend´s All-Ireland camogie semi-finals

2 hr atras | SportsJOE.ie (Irlanda)

Kilkenny and Cork go into their respective semi-final ties this weekend as favourites to make it to their third ODuffy Cup decider in a row, but Galway and Cork might have something to say about that. Daragh ó Conchúir previews the action. View details »

Protesters occupy the Department of Housing in Dublin city

2 hr atras | Newstalk 106-108 fm (Irlanda)

A number of protesters have occupied the Department of Housing, Planning and Local Government in Dublin city. They entered the Custom House shortly after 3.00pm on Wednesday. Using the hashtag #MissingMinister, Solidarity-People Before Profit TD... View details »

Forecast predicts nationwide rain every single day for the next week

2 hr atras | JOE (Irlanda)

Yep, if you look outside right now, youll see that it is raining, and the forecasters are predicting that it will most likely be staying that way pretty much every single day for the next week or so. Met Éireann are predicting that the changeable and ... View details »

Presidential hopeful: ´Trump hasn´t killed as many people as previous occupants of White House´

2 hr atras | Independent.ie (Irlanda)

Presidential hopeful Kevin Sharkey has praised the work of Donald Trump, saying he hasnt killed as many people as previous occupants of the White House. Amid audible gasps from councillors in Carlow, the artist compared the US President to actor John... View details »

Presidential hopeful: ´Trump hasn´t killed as many people as previous occupants of White House´

2 hr atras | Independent.ie (Irlanda)

Presidential hopeful Kevin Sharkey has praised the work of Donald Trump, saying he hasnt killed as many people as previous occupants of the White House. Amid audible gasps from councillors in Carlow, the artist compared the US President to actor John... View details »

From smart beds to VR: The futuristic inventions that could transform the NHS

2 hr atras | Mirror.co.uk (Irlanda)

Social prescriptions, smart beds and digital programmes for diabetes are among the futuristic innovations which could transform the NHS in the near future, it has emerged. According to a new report, patients will soon be connected to social networks ... View details »

Limerick must get handle on Johnny Glynn and survive first 25 minutes

2 hr atras | RTE.ie (Irlanda)

Galway and Limerick will be having two very contrasting experiences since their semi-final wins. The Tribesmen have been in finals in 2012, 2015 and last year; they are well used to the build-up to All-Ireland final day. For Limerick, this is all new ... View details »

Briton From Sudan Is Named as Suspect in London Crash

2 hr atras | New York Times (Irlanda)

The Houses of Parliament in London are guarded by officers and security barriers. Officials have considered turning the area into a pedestrian-only site.CreditHannah Mckay/Reuters. By Kimiko de Freytas-Tamura. Aug. 15, 2018. LONDON — The police in... View details »

Briton From Sudan Is Named as Suspect in London Crash

2 hr atras | New York Times (Irlanda)

The Houses of Parliament in London are guarded by officers and security barriers. Officials have considered turning the area into a pedestrian-only site.CreditHannah Mckay/Reuters. By Kimiko de Freytas-Tamura. Aug. 15, 2018. LONDON — The police in... View details »

Heartbroken family of Dublin hit-and-run victim blast gardai after son was killed by banned driver

2 hr atras | The Irish Sun (Irlanda)

THE heartbroken family of a Dublin man who died in a hit-and-run said the gardais inability to keep a banned driver off the road led directly to their sons death. Karl Robertson, 28, of Castlekevin Road, Kilmore West, Dublin 5 was jogging when he was ...and more View details »