Alan O Reilly

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Kevin ‘Boxer’ Moran   in flood water in Athlone, Co  Westmeath. Photograph:  Brian Lawless/PA Wire

“Job done,” said the Minister for Flood Relief, striding from the swollen waters of the Shannon. “I’m drownded f***in’ wet though.” For a politician(...)

When interviewed by gardaí, the accused declined to tell them why he had travelled with a passport that was not his. Photograph: Alan Betson

A man who went to Italy using someone else’s passport after he discovered his own was out of date has been given a 16-month suspended sentence. Edwa(...)

Nissan Leaf: when Chris Drumm plugged his car into the charging point, “there was a bang from the charger and a smell of burning and smoke came from it”

One Irish customer’s Nissan Leaf has had part of its on-board systems damaged by an apparently faulty fast-charging point, but Nissan and the ESB are(...)

Nissan has shut down the servers powering its NissanConnectEV app  because of a security failure which could allow malicious manipulation of a car’s functions. The issue affects electric Leaf and eNV200 vehicles.

Nissan has shut down the servers powering its NissanConnectEV app (previously known as Carwings) because of a security failure which could allow malic(...)

Electric vehicle owners are angered by the new prices to be  imposed from January by ESB

Since the beginning of Ireland’s slow-burning affair with the electric car, one of the major carrots to encourage people to take a chance on battery (...)

Fast-food and soft drinks account for “a minority” of calories we consume but we focus on those items while ignoring foods such as potatoes, chicke(...)

Arthur Guinness Projects 2013 award winners (left to right): Emma Mooney, Alex Sloane and Iseult Ward of FoodCloud; Joe Mason and Duncan Walker of The Green Kitchen; Eva Milka of Gaelic Escargot, and Michael Kelly of Grow HQ

Guinness is good for food start-upsThe results of the Arthur Guinness Projects 2013 have been announced and the winning food projects will each receiv(...)