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 age, as is a requirement of Canon Law. Cork-native Bishop Kieran O'Reilly has been appointed as his successor. In a...

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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 in broad daylight. The man walked into the Boyle sports branch on Pearse Square in Ballyphehane armed with a knife...

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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...

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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...

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VIDEO: Taoiseach jeered by protesters in Cork

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

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Hundreds of protesters demand Taoiseach ends water charges

Protesting against water charges during the visit of An Taoiseach Enda Kenny to Blackpool Retail Park.
Picture: Des Barry.
By Alan Healy Government hopes that water protests would subside following changes to the charging system were dealt a blow this...

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Olivia is remembered

Linda Smith, helpline manager at Women’s Aid, and Margaret Martin, director of Women’s Aid, with shoes representing a life stolen through partner violence during a minute’s silence outside Leinster House, Dublin, yesterday. Picture: Gareth Chaney Collins
A PASSAGE West woman killed in her home last year was one of 78 women who were killed by partners...

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More than half of Albert Quay unit reserved already

MORE than half of the new €50m city centre ‘One Albert Quay’ development has been reserved just a month after...

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Cummins family overwhelmed at support after stabbing

THE family of Kevin Cummins, right, who was stabbed during a burglary at his home on Wednesday, have said that...

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Taoiseach announces 120 jobs for Blackpool

  RECRUITMENT has begun in a Blackpool IT company for 120 new jobs announced by the Taoiseach this morning. Xanadu was...

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Taoiseach facing water protestors at Cork jobs announcement

An anti-water charges protest will take place outside a retail park in Cork this morning where the Taoiseach is set...

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Woman detained in Cork over heroin suspicion

A woman in her early 30s remains in Garda custody in Cork this morning in connection with possession of heroin....

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Plumber cleared of manslaughter by carbon dioxide at Cork hotel

A heating contractor's been cleared of the manslaughter of a woman at a Cork hotel. 35-year-old Miriam Reidy was found...

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Music’s thriving in heart of Cork

David O'Regan manager of Opus II on Oliver Plunkett Street. 
Picture: David Keane
Since moving to Cork from Arklow, David O’Regan has been at the helm of Opus II on Oliver Plunkett Street....

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Sports boss Cummins in robbery horror

Kevin Cummins
THE victim of a stabbing on the Cross Douglas Road in broad daylight yesterday afternoon has been named as 68-year-old...

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Pensioner stabbed in Cork burglary

Gardaí are investigating an aggravated burglary in Cork this afternoon, during which a pensioner was assaulted and stabbed. The 68-year-old...

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Met Éireann issue orange weather alert for fog tonight

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Met Éireann  have issued a status orange weather alert for fog from 8pm tonight until mid-day tomorrow. Mist will thicken into...

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Online campaign to save Ballincollig bus

A CAMPAIGN to change the controversial Bus Éireann 220/220A Ballincollig-Fountainstown route has been launched online. In recent days posters have...

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Dangers to schoolchildren at Banduff junction highlighted

Councillor Ger Keohane at the confusing Banduff junction. Picture: Jim Coughlan
THE congestion at a busy junction in one of Cork’s busiest suburbs is “a bad accident waiting to happen”, according...

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Ballyvolane staff go home as sit-in ends

“I’m going home to be with my kids, put up the decorations and start my Christmas shopping.” That’s the response...

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