❌ About FreshRSS
There are new available articles, click to refresh the page.
Before yesterdayRTÉ News - News Headlines

Two die in Omagh road crash

Two people have died in a road crash in Co Tyrone.

  • September 4th 2018 at 16:10

Tax take slightly below target for January-August

The amount collected by the State in tax revenues for the first eight months of the year, at €32.4 billion, was 5.1% (€1.56 billion) higher than for the same period in 2017 and was €100m (0.3%) below target.

  • September 4th 2018 at 15:45

Pay 'not a key factor' in health sector staff shortages

Pay is not the key factor in staff shortages in the health sector, according to a report by the Public Service Pay Commission.

  • September 4th 2018 at 13:26

Aretha Franklin eulogy was 'offensive', family says

Members of Aretha Franklin's family have said they felt the eulogy for the late Queen of Soul delivered by a pastor at her funeral last week was "offensive and distasteful."

  • September 4th 2018 at 15:36

Friends of the Earth condemn Electric Picnic litter

Environmental charity Friends of The Earth Ireland have added their voice to calls for action over the amount of rubbish left behind in campsites at Electric Picnic, saying that the problem is a reflection of "our throw-away culture".

  • September 4th 2018 at 11:57

An Post CEO defends plans to close 159 post offices

The Chief Executive of An Post has strongly defended plans to close 159 post offices in rural areas.

  • September 4th 2018 at 15:15

Gilligan remanded in custody after NI court appearance

Dublin man John Gilligan arrested last month while allegedly attempting to flee Northern Ireland with a suitcase of cash to begin a new life in Spain, was remanded back into custody for another week today.

  • September 4th 2018 at 12:41

Non-compliance issues in Donegal foster care - HIQA

An inspection report on the foster care service provided by the child and family agency Tusla in Donegal has found there was good practice in the area of allocating social workers, but non-compliance in a number of areas.

  • September 4th 2018 at 10:45

Lewinsky angered by 'off limits' question on Clinton

Monica Lewinsky cut short an Israeli interview and walked off stage after what she described as an "off limits" question about former US President Bill Clinton.

  • September 4th 2018 at 10:30

Harris hopes to ensure resources are used properly

The new Garda Commissioner has said An Garda SΓ­ochΓ‘na is a well-resourced police service and he intends to find out where the money is being spent, if it is being spent correctly and if resources are being used in the best way possible.

  • September 4th 2018 at 11:23

Martin reiterates no Government talks before Budget

Fianna FΓ‘il leader MicheΓ‘l Martin has rebuffed a request from Taoiseach Leo Varadkar to open talks seeking to extendΒ the Confidence and Supply Agreement between the parties to summer 2020, with an election to be held then.

  • September 4th 2018 at 15:04

Sinn FΓ©in consistent over unity poll - McDonald

The leader of Sinn FΓ©in has said the party has been consistent on its position on holding a referendum on Irish unity.

  • September 4th 2018 at 15:34

NI housing developments threatened by spending cuts

Housing developments in Northern Ireland could be threatened by under-capacity in the sewerage network because of public expenditure cuts, Northern Ireland Water has warned.

  • September 4th 2018 at 15:20

Colin Kaepernick to front new sportswear campaign

Former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick, who protested against social and racial inequality in the United States by kneeling during pre-game anthems, is the face of a new advertising campaign by Nike.

  • September 4th 2018 at 06:49

Strongest typhoon in 25 years hits Japan

The strongest typhoon to hit Japan in 25 years has made landfall, the country's weather agency said, bringing violent winds and heavy rainfall that prompted evacuation warnings.

  • September 4th 2018 at 11:03

Postal petition deadline over North Antrim constituency

Today is the deadline for constituents seeking a Westminster by-election in North Antrim to request a postal petition from the Northern Ireland electoral office.

  • September 4th 2018 at 15:15

Founder of feared Afghan Haqqani network dies

The founder of the militant Haqqani network, one of the most powerful and feared groups in the Afghan insurgency, has died after a long illness, the Afghan Taliban said in a statement.

  • September 4th 2018 at 09:51

New round of Yemen peace talks open in Geneva

Yemen's warring parties are to meet in Geneva for a new round of peace talks, with little hope of a breakthrough in an "ugly war" between the Saudi-backed government and rebels linked to Iran.

  • September 4th 2018 at 07:15

Trump warns Assad and Russia over Syria's Idlib

US President Donald Trump has warned Syrian President Bashar al-Assad and his allies, Iran and Russia, not to "recklessly attack" Syria's rebel-held Idlib province, warning that hundreds of thousands of people could be killed.

  • September 4th 2018 at 05:38

High childcare costs 'lead to fewer working mothers'

More mothers would engage in paid work if childcare costs were lower, according to new research by the Economic and Social Research Institute.

  • September 4th 2018 at 06:10