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The Hebron Industiral Estate on the outskirts of Kilkenny City, where the proposed mosque was to be built. Photograph: Google Maps

Plans for the development of a mosque and Islamic cultural centre in Kilkenny city have been rejected by An Bord Pleanála. The proposal by the Kilke(...)

Tega Agberhiere (17), an underage Irish soccer international who suffered serious injuries during an attack last in which gardaí said a ‘corrosive substance’ was used. Photograph: Damian Tiernan via Twitter

Gardaí believe drain-cleaning fluid may have used in an attack on a number of teenagers in Co Waterford last week. The incident occurred in the Earls(...)

Fr Power accepted scandals within Catholic church had undermined their moral authority. Photograph: iStock

The Catholic diocese of Waterford and Lismore has said it had no money to pay its priests’ wages at Christmas because of a major downturn in the amoun(...)

The scene where an elderly couple were found dead at Kilderry, on the Johnswell Road outside Kilkenny city. Photograph: Dylan Vaughan

The bodies of an elderly couple lay undiscovered in their home for several days before family members became concerned and raised the alarm with garda(...)

Vicky Phelan at Government Buildings in Dublin in August of this year. File photograph: Nick Bradshaw/The Irish Times

Cervical cancer victim and campaigner Vicky Phelan has said she believes she would now be dead or close to death had she taken medical advice to under(...)

Peter Casey received his highest support nationally in Tipperary – the constituency where  he criticised a number of Traveller families for refusing to accept offered council houses. Photograph: Niall Carson/ PA Wire

John Leahy, leader of the Renua party and a member of Offaly County Council, believes he lost 300 votes in his home-town of Kilcormac when he was wron(...)

 Former Green Party leader Trevor Sargent said it was an amazing day. File photograph: Nick Bradshaw

From one ministry to another, former Green Party leader Trevor Sargent completed his latest journey in life on Saturday evening at Christ Church Cathe(...)

Putting the finishing touches to the war memorial in Kilkenny ahead of its unveiling on Sunday. Photograph: James Burke

The Great War was rumbling well into its fourth year when young Thomas (Tommy) Woodgate from Mill Street in Callan, Co Kilkenny, joined the Royal Flyi(...)

 Former sports coach Bill Kenneally. Photograph: Patrick Browne

A former sports coach has been sent to the circuit court for trial on 99 charges relating to the alleged sexual and indecent assault of three boys. (...)

Minister for Justice Charlie Flanagan said he had a ‘round-table meeting’ with some of Bill Kenneally’s victims  last week. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

Minister for Justice Charlie Flanagan has said the commission of inquiry into the handling of paedophile sports coach Bill Kenneally should start “in (...)

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