Scam artist using Dubliner's pictures and drivers licence to rent unavailable properties
A man whose picture and drivers licence is being used by a scam artist to lure tenants into renting unavailable properties has reported the matter...
A man whose picture and drivers licence is being used by a scam artist to lure tenants into renting unavailable properties has reported the matter...
The blaze was described by firefighters as one of the worst in Donegal’s history.
A man was arrested for dangerous driving following a high speed chase in north Dublin as concert-goers made their way home from The Rolling Stones...
The Criminal Assets Bureau has seized an Audi A6, a Rolex and quantities of cash and drugs following a series of raids this morning.
Locals have described it as a "very black day for Offaly" after a man and a young boy were killed in a plane accident.
The plane which crashed in Offaly on Sunday, killing the pilot and a young seven-year-old boy nosedived straight into a forest and submerged itself around 15 feet deep into bogland, a witness has said.
A DUBLIN landlord has been ordered to pay four tenants over €12,000 after he tried to increase their rent and they were forcibly evicted from an apartment.
A man and a seven-year-old boy have died after a light aircraft crashed in Co Offaly on Sunday afternoon shortly after 16 parachutists jumped from the aircraft.
A man has died after the motorbike he was driving crashed into a pole in Co Westmeath this morning.
Two men have been arrested after Irish Rail signalling equipment was damaged by vandals in Dublin.
Gardai have said no foul play is suspected after the body of a woman was found on the grounds of a church in Dublin this morning.
Tenants living in Dublin’s north inner city are being forced out onto the streets by a group of...
A man arrested for wandering around naked outside a Dublin shopping centre has now been charged and is due to appear in court later this month.
Insurers have a duty to customers to keep defending against "accident prone" claimants and exaggerated claims, the head of fraud with one of Ireland's leading insurance companies has said.
IRISH holidaymakers have described chaotic scenes at Faro Airport in Portugal as they were forced to queue for hours at passport control with no air conditioning.
FOUR women have had their personal injury claims dismissed after a garda said the damage shown in photographs in court was not the damage he saw at the scene.
CCTV footage has captured the moment a gang raided a family entertainment centre after cutting a hole through the wall of a disability toilet.
Up to 40 tenants living in two overcrowded houses in Dublin’s north inner city were told to pack their belongings and “get the f**k out” within one day.
Up to 40 tenants living in two overcrowded houses in Dublin's north inner city were told to pack their belongings and leave within 24 hours.
Gardai have released details of the suspected getaway car used in an armed post office raid this morning and appealed for anyone who may have seen the robbery to contact them.
ONE of the busiest train stations in the country - Dublin's Connolly Station - has reopened this afternoon having earlier been evacuated and closed due to a "security alert".
Five people have been hospitalised - with one child understood to be in a critical condition - following a house fire in Co Wexford.
ONE motorist has died and another suffered serious injuries after a head-on collision in Co Cork.
A murder investigation is underway into the death of a woman in India after an autopsy revealed her body had signs of strangulation, a police officer has said.
Football fans have rallied together to raise money for an Irish dad who is fighting for his life after being attacked outside Anfield last night.
An Irishman is in a critical condition after being assaulted near Anfield before the Champions League semi-final on Tuesday night.
Gardaí are investigating if a vehicle in a serious crash involving an official garda car was involved in two earlier collisions.
Gardaí are investigating reports that a man tried to lure a young girl into a car in south Dublin.
A woman whose car was stolen says she feels she is being punished more than the thief after her insurance was hiked by €815 and she lost her no claims bonus.
TENANTS who lived above a Dublin pub have told how they lost their deposits, a "secret camera" was hidden in a bedroom, and the locks were changed before they had to be evicted.
A MAN has died after he was punched and fell backwards during an apparent road rage incident in Co Wexford.
A man has died after being found with serious injuries in a Dublin park.
A young man has been arrested after a stolen motorbike, a double barrel shot gun and a quantity of drugs were found at a house in west Dublin.
A man accused of murdering his estranged wife and leaving her body in a wardrobe has been found dead in a Dublin prison.
Gardaí are investigating the sudden death of a man at his home in Dublin.
A volatile Dublin criminal was hospitalised over the weekend following a violent street brawl with an associate of the Hutch family.
STUDENTS who paid up to €12,000 to live at a new residence in Dublin city were forced to endure months of construction work and are demanding that they receive "adequate compensation".
A Dublin mother providing free communion outfits to struggling families is now set to expand on her idea by offering free debs dresses this summer.
A criminal who has been the subject of a graffiti campaign by the Hutch mob was arrested in Dublin city centre yesterday following a public order incident.
HMV's time in Ireland has come to an end as the popular music giant announced its website has now closed.
Drug dealers are using sales websites to advertise drugs and are demanding payment be made via Bitcoin or Western Union to avoid sting operations by gardaí.
Gardaí carrying out speed checks in Co Cork found a large sum of cash stashed in socks after a driver fled the scene when pulled over.
Two people were airlifted to hospital on Thursday following separate road incidents yesterday as poor weather conditions wreak havoc across the country ahead of the Bank Holiday weekend.
Drugs worth an estimated €35,000 have been seized in Co Roscommon following an intelligence-led operation.
Slattery's pub in Dublin is marking the end of the Good Friday ban on alcohol sales by donating all its proceeds from the day to charity.
A woman has been airlifted to hospital and is in a serious condition following a collision with a school bus in Co Wexford.
A grieving family member of those who died in the Buncrana pier tragedy has said that his family are trying to "move on" and called for the end of backlash aimed at a woman who helped rescue the family.
Irish students who participated in the J1 programme in the last four years are being urged to apply for up to $800 (€644) in tax refunds.
A woman who helped at the scene of the Buncrana pier tragedy has said she is "living a horrible nightmare" and insists she is not the only person who has taken legal action.
An elderly woman has been found dead on the grounds of a church in Co Louth.
Gardaí are investigating after a homeless man was found dead in a doorway in Cork city on Sunday morning.
A paramedic has told how he saw children "in absolute agony" lying on trolleys in corridors in one of the country's busiest hospitals.
Gardaí are appealing for witnesses after a man's body was found on the roadside in Co Offaly yesterday afternoon.
A paramedic has slammed the Irish health system as he witnessed children "in absolute agony" sleeping in corridors and on chairs in one of the country's busiest hospitals.
A number of Irish tourists accused of carrying out scams and thefts across south-east Australia have now left the country, police say.
A PUBLIC health investigation is under way into a meningitis outbreak that has claimed the life of a six-year-old girl and left another girl seriously ill.
The Policing Authority is searching for "an exceptional candidate" to take up the role of Garda Commissioner - with a salary of up to €250,000-a-year.
RTÉ Director General Dee Forbes has told of the terrifying moment she was robbed at gun-point while on holiday in Spain.
Gardaí are investigating after a cash-in-transit box was robbed in Dunboyne, Co Meath this afternoon.
Gardaí are investigating after a speed camera van was spotted parking in a space reserved for disabled drivers at two different locations.
Lidl Ireland has decided to demolish the remainder of its Fortunestown store and is yet to make a final call on future plans for the site.
The husband of missing woman Tina Satchwell has said she wouldn't go near strange woodland by herself or in the company of anybody else, adding: "She wouldn't even go near strange woods with me".
A psychiatric nurse has penned a strongly-worded message to Health Minister Simon Harris after sharing a photo of her and three colleagues walking to work during Storm Emma.
Lidl has confirmed that 30 staff members will be redeployed to other stores in the Dublin area after a branch in Fortunestown, Tallaght was looted and damaged on Friday night.
Gardaí are investigating after six cars were burnt out in west Dublin last night.
The Irish Coast Guard has warned people to be mindful of the risk posed by a surge in water levels as snow and ice begins to melt around the country.
Nine men have appeared in court charged following alleged looting incidents in Tallaght, west Dublin last night.
An Irish teacher who has been working in South Korea for the last year is now stranded in Finland following a “nightmare” journey home.
Serious fears have emerged about the flooding threat to the country as heavy rain later today is to combine with melting snow.
Gardaí had to warn people not to go swimming during the red alert status yesterday after members of the public had to rescue a woman from the sea.
The blizzard may have passed but heavy snowfall, power outages and travel disruptions continue.
Gardaí are warning people not to go swimming after a woman had to be rescued from the sea in Dun Laoghaire this morning.
We came, we saw, we emptied the shops.
A group of friends stranded in Prague fear they won't be able to return home until next week after their Aer Lingus flight was cancelled this morning due to adverse weather conditions.
A teacher who represented himself in court for a defamation claim against a McDonald's restaurant has advised people "don't sue if you're not ready to lose or if you don't want to end up in the papers."
A man who lost a €75,000 damages claim for defamation against a McDonald’s restaurant yesterday had previously sued a woman with Multiple Sclerosis for defamation following a parking incident, Independent.ie can reveal.
A man is to be charged in connection with the murder of Jimmy Loughlin.
A man has been seriously injured after being shot in the head in north Dublin tonight.
Eoin McCambridge says if you had asked him in 1985 what would be his biggest problem today, he wouldn't have predicted insurance costs.
This is the moment the owner of a popular handbag store in Dublin city centre was hit with a bike chain after a raider tried to rob the till.
A man described by a judge as someone with "a propensity to rape" is now homeless in Dublin after being released early from prison this week.
A motorist is calling for separate driving licences to be issued as he now has to pay for a new licence after just five years, despite renewing it for 10 years.
Gardaí have launched a murder investigation after a young man was found dead in a house in Sligo town.
A man has been arrested after cannabis and ammunition were found buried in a field in Co Wexford.
The number of rank-and-file gardaí quitting the force doubled between 2015 and 2017, figures released to Independent.ie show.
The owner of a designer handbag store in Dublin city centre was hit with a bike chain after bravely standing up to a raider during an attempted robbery.
Tesco has had to introduce a quota on Gordon's Pink Gin to "ensure availability" for all customers in the run up to Valentine's Day.
President Michael D Higgins has led the tributes after former Celtic, Manchester United and Republic of Ireland midfielder Liam Miller passed away last night following a battle with cancer.
Gardai are investigating an alleged attempted sexual assault in Dublin city centre tonight.
Irish Water have lifted the 'Do not use/Do not wash' notice for parts of Meath affected by high levels of chlorine in their water.
A woman who was reported missing in Cork on Thursday has been found "safe and well".
Gardaí investigating the murder of Andrew Allen at his Donegal home believe that a "number of people are sheltering those involved."
A mother who forked out nearly €200 for doctors appointments over the last week now fears her children are sick because of the water in their area.
Contraband beer with an estimated retail value of €100,000 has been seized by Revenue Officers after a truck was searched at Dublin Port today.
Women are afraid to express their opinions online in case they receive abuse from trolls, Deputy Ruth Coppinger has said after a Fianna Fáil councillor tweeted that she should "keep her clothes on."
A Fianna Fáil councillor has apologised for comments he made in relation to Solidarity TD Ruth Coppinger during her appearance on Claire Byrne Live last night.
The father of a boy who was seriously injured in a hit-and-run incident has said his son was left for dead on the side of the road "like a piece of meat".
The father of a young boy who was seriously injured in a hit-and-run has said his son was left for dead on the side of the road "like a piece of meat."
Volunteers searching for missing David O'Sullivan are now trying to recover CCTV footage from the ATM where it is believed he last carried out a transaction.
The landlords of a house where up to 70 tenants once lived have yet to pay the local authority’s legal costs of up to €60,000, Independent.ie can reveal.
A TENANT who was unlawfully evicted from his home by businessman Paul Howard has told how he left Ireland because he felt "extremely intimidated".
Angus Lambkin has seen some harrowing sights.
People living in the shadow of GAA headquarters are faced with a regular roster of events and have garnered much media attention for their objections in the past, but what is it really like for those living next to Croke Park?
The sister of murdered Irene White has urged anyone with information about her death to put themselves in the family's shoes, saying: "You can't hide, not in a situation like this."
The Irish Prison Service is being called on to abolish the practice of solitary confinement due to concerns about prisoners' mental health.
A man has been hospitalised after a group of men forcibly removed tenants from an apartment.
A man has been hospitalised after a group of “up to ten men” forcibly removed tenants from an apartment in Dublin this morning.
A homeowner is currently unable to sell her apartment in a boom-time Co Clare estate as there is an outstanding fire safety notice.
Gardaí investigating a shooting outside the National Stadium in Dublin on Friday night are "anxious" to speak to anyone who saw a black or dark-coloured Lexus in the area.
A cyclist who was killed when his bike was involved in a collision with a car has been described as "one of the good guys" by his clubmates.
A man in his 50s has been charged in relation to the discovery of a suspected "crystal meth lab" in Dublin.
A man has died following a fire at his apartment in Co Mayo.
Gardaí have found a suspected "crystal meth lab" following the search of a premises in Walkinstown, Dublin.