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Social media ban for anti-refugee activist Graham Carey on incitement to hatred charge

Social media ban for anti-refugee activist Graham Carey on incitement to hatred charge

AN anti-refugee activist has been barred from social media and ordered to stay away from asylum centres after gardaí charged him with “incitement to hatred”.The Garda Special Detective Unit (SDU) arrested Graham Carey, 39, of Dunsink Drive, Finglas, Dublin, on Wednesday. He was held at Shankill Garda station under section 30 of the Offences Against

Cork’s Trooper Shane Kearney discharged from hospital to continue recovery at home

Cork’s Trooper Shane Kearney discharged from hospital to continue recovery at home

UN peacekeeper Trooper Shane Kearney is being discharged from Beaumont Hospital where he had been recovering following an attack on Irish soldiers in Lebanon.Tpr Kearney, from Killeagh in East Cork, was seriously injured after the convoy he and his comrades were in came under attack in December.His colleague, Private Seán Rooney, was killed in the

Grá guide: 17 Irish-made goodies to gift this Valentine’s Day

Grá guide: 17 Irish-made goodies to gift this Valentine’s Day

1. GREEN WITH ENVYEveryone else will be green with envy if you gift your sweetheart this stunning Gold Rimmed Malachite Heart Pendant, €230, from Irish Jewellery Brand, NJO Designs.com.  2. MAP YOUR LOVE Bbpapercuts Irish coastlines map of Kinsale, Co Cork. €50 unframed, €95, framed. bbpapercuts.com VALENTINE’S GIFT GUIDE BBpapercuts.com create intricate 3D papercut maps of

Anthony Stokes facing 10 cocaine and dangerous-driving charges

Anthony Stokes facing 10 cocaine and dangerous-driving charges

Former Republic of Ireland and Celtic striker Anthony Stokes has been remanded on bail on drugs and dangerous-driving charges pending directions from the Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP).Gardaí arrested the 34-year-old on January 6 following alleged driving incidents in Dublin and brought him to Crumlin station.They initially charged the ex-Premier league player with six offences

Fine Gael TDs criticise colleagues for spreading retirement rumours

Fine Gael TDs criticise colleagues for spreading retirement rumours

A number of Fine Gael TDs have used a private meeting to criticise their party colleagues for spreading speculation about retirements.Wexford TD Paul Kehoe launched an attack on his party colleagues for leaking a list of nine TDs who are doubtful to run in the next election.Kerry TD Brendan Griffin, who was also on the

‘Fearless defender’ of farmers, Padraig Walshe, dies aged 66

‘Fearless defender’ of farmers, Padraig Walshe, dies aged 66

Padraig Walshe “leaves a strong legacy of leadership of farmers”, said current IFA president Tim Cullinan. Former IFA president Padraig Walshe. Picture: Denis MinihaneWed, 01 Feb, 2023 – 22:45 Former president of the Irish Farmers’ Association, Padraig Walshe, died suddenly on Wednesday at the age of 66.The native of Durrow, in Co Laois, was highly

Kilmacud Crokes to challenge CCCC’s decision to order club final replay 

Kilmacud Crokes to challenge CCCC’s decision to order club final replay 

Following a hearing on Monday evening, the Central Competitions Control Committee decided on Tuesday morning to replay the game after it was agreed Crokes breached a rule by having more than 15 players on the field in second-half stoppage time. APPEAL: A Kilmacud Crokes flag is seen on the Stillorgan road in Dublin as the