Rush-hour nightmare

Motorists to face continuing traffic chaos as report details lack of funds FRUSTRATED motorists are facing traffic-choked roads for the foreseeable future after a report on major road projects showed funding gaps and a lack of specific timelines. Traffic volumes...

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Improve asylum seekers’ conditions, says Bishop

First-year students of Social Studies with Early Childhood at CIT take part in a flash dance at the CIT canteen to promote a soapbox entitled ‘Lives in Limbo: What Now?’, an event on the inhumane Direct Provision System in Ireland.  Picture: Eddie O’Hare
ALLOW asylum seekers to work and live in the community — that was the plea from the Bishop of Cork and Ross, Dr John Buckley. He said the length of time that asylum seekers spend in the direct provision system,...

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Drunken mother dropped her baby boy on tile floor

A BABY boy was dropped on a tiled floor by his drunken mother and in another incident weeks later she...

Wednesday, 26/11/14 - 9:35am Read More

Met Éireann issue orange weather alert for fog tonight

Another Orange weather alert  for dense fog has been issued by Met Éireann and  Cork City Council for tonight and...

Tuesday, 25/11/14 - 4:55pm Read More

Parents warned as woman approaches child in Glounthaune

PARENTS are being warned to be on the alert after a child was approached by a woman in a car...

Tuesday, 25/11/14 - 12:20pm Read More

County budget slammed as failing ordinary people

CORK County Council has passed a 289 million budget for 2015 that has been welcomed as pro business but condemned...

Tuesday, 25/11/14 - 12:18pm Read More

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Woman punched in face in bag attack

A WOMAN was punched in the face and had her handbag snatched in broad daylight in Cork city. And in...

Tuesday, 25/11/14 - 12:07pm Read More

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McGrath: We won’t be in power after election

FIANNA FÁIL is unlikely to be in government after the general election, one of the party’s key figures believes. Cork South Central...

Tuesday, 25/11/14 - 12:07pm Read More

Martin hits out at Cork Ministers over inaction

FIANNA FÁIL leader Micheál Martin, above, has accused Cork’s Government Ministers of not delivering for the city and county and...

Monday, 24/11/14 - 1:53pm Read More

Government considering cross-border investigation into sex abuse claims, says Fitzgerald

Minister for Justice Frances Fitzgerald has confirmed that a cross-border investigation into alleged abuse by IRA members is under consideration.Minister...

Monday, 24/11/14 - 12:17pm Read More

Mayfield receives new community minibus

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A NEW minibus for use in the Mayfield community was handed over to local gardaí today. The Ford Transit was...

Monday, 24/11/14 - 11:57am Read More

Councillor raises issue of lead levels in water supply at Crookstown

A SERIES of problems with Crookstown’s water system were due to be brought up at a Cork County Council meeting...

Monday, 24/11/14 - 11:50am Read More

Man armed with hammer breaks into Lidl

A man aged in his 20s has been arrested following a burglary in Ballincollig in Co Cork overnight.A man, armed...

Monday, 24/11/14 - 11:25am Read More

Politicians out of touch with reality — SVP

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THE vice-president of the  Society of St Vincent de Paul (SVP) has said political rulers have lost touch with the...

Monday, 24/11/14 - 11:03am Read More

Hammer attack wrecks store

BOTTLES of alcohol, glass cabinets and windows were smashed to pieces in a frenzied hammer attack by a man at...

Monday, 24/11/14 - 10:56am Read More

Pope officially accepts Archbishop of Cashel’s resignation

Pope Francis has accepted the resignation of Archbishop of Cashel and Emly Dermot Clifford.Archbishop Clifford resigned on the grounds of...

Saturday, 22/11/14 - 11:08am Read More

Gardaí search for thief who robbed bookies at knifepoint

GARDAÍ are on the hunt for a thief who stole a substantial amount of money from a Cork city bookies...

Saturday, 22/11/14 - 10:46am Read More

Taoiseach blames SF for city budget crisis

TAOISEACH Enda Kenny has laid the crisis over Cork City Council’s budget at the feet of Sinn Féin saying they...

Saturday, 22/11/14 - 10:43am Read More

Cannabis seized at home in Cork suburb

Gardaí in Cork have questioned two Polish men, following the seizure of €10,000 worth of drugs during a search of...

Saturday, 22/11/14 - 9:45am Read More

VIDEO: Taoiseach jeered by protesters in Cork

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An Taoiseach, Enda Kenny was met with a large crowd of anti water charge protesters as he arrived in Blackpool,...

Friday, 21/11/14 - 4:01pm Read More