Ireland’s electric car journey gathers speed with new VW e-Golf VW

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Hospital apologises to family of woman who died of heart attack after admission Some of the family of the late Bridget Tallis outside the Four Courts on Thursday. Ms Tallis  died of a heart attack at St Luke’s Hospital, Kilkenny in 2015. Photograph: Collins Courts

Bridget Tallis, a mother of eight, died at St Luke’s Hospital, Kilkenny

Rolling Stones spent ‘ages’ admiring National Gallery’s Caravaggio, says President  President Michael D Higgins with Fr Noel Barber SJ, at the  National Gallery of Ireland, to mark the 25th anniversary of unveiling of Caravaggio’s ‘The Taking of Christ’. Photograph:  Maxwell

Michael D Higgins helps celebrate 25 years since unveiling of ‘The Taking of Christ’

Flagship award for Kerry Central Regional Water Supply Scheme Kerry Central Regional Water Supply Scheme by Irish Water, in association with Kerry County Council, Nicholas O’Dwyer, TOBIN Consulting Engineers and Glan Agua, took the title of Engineering Project of the Year. Gavin Reilly, associate director at Nicholas O’Dwyer, holds the winning trophy on behalf of the project team on stage.

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