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From festivals in Florida to touring Dracula’s digs in Romania, we round up the best destinations to visit this October. As summer abandons Europe again this October, eke out the last of the rays and raves in Ibiza, where nightclubs will be going out with a bang for the winter break. When the party finally stops head to the island’s north.

Revenue seizes MDMA worth €60,000 at Dublin Airport

Revenue officers in Dublin Airport have seized 1kg of MDMA with an estimated street value of €60,000.The drugs were found with the assistance...

Mary McAleese calls on Church to allow permanent woman deacons

Former president Mary McAleese has said allowing women to become permanent deacons would help end ‘embedded misogyny’ which ‘goes very deep in the...

Jury hears of moment woman faced gunman in her garden

A woman has told a jury of the moment she faced a gunman in her garden, who fired two shots as she fled...

Photos of Ireland of the 50s go on display in Dublin

French photographer Henri Cartier-Bresson was known as ‘the eye of the century’ and captured the last images of Gandhi before his death.However, pigs...

Lorry driver charged over Essex migrant deaths to appear in court

A lorry driver is due to appear in court charged over the deaths of 39 migrants thought to have died in a refrigerated...

New regulations for gift vouchers to come into effect ahead of Christmas

New laws are due to come into effect on Monday on gift cards and vouchers.It will give all vouchers a five-year expiry time...

Plans to auto-enrol workers in pensions

Plans to avert a looming pension timebomb by auto-enrolling workers in schemes will be agreed by Cabinet this week.The proposed move will see...

‘Heroin put me in a cell with my son; I had to get clean’

A former heroin dealer, who robbed a bank at gunpoint to feed his habit, said that meeting his own son in prison forced...

Archbishop Diarmuid Martin pays tribute to Dr Richard Clarke as he announces retirement

Archbishop of Armagh Dr Richard Clarke will step down from the role on February 2, 2020.The Church of Ireland Archbishop of Armagh has...

Government departments face penalties if climate targets not met – Minister

Government departments that are not delivering on their climate targets could face penalties, the Environment Minister has said.It is expected Ireland will have...

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The bodies of three children have been removed from a house in Co Dublin.The three children were found dead in a house in...