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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.

Victim’s rights campaigner says Kriegel family’s words were ‘the most important’ she’s heard

Patric and Geraldine Kriégel speaking to media outside court today. Pic: CollinsA rape victim who successfully campaigned for victim impact statements to be...

Government may pump more money into RTE to save broadcaster

The Government is now open to pumping even more money into RTE to keep the national broadcaster afloat. Asked directly if he would...

Communications Minister only informed of RTE’s €60m plan in cuts after leak to media

The Minister for Communications was only informed of RTE's final plans to make €60m in cuts after it was leaked to the media.While...

Waterford Council approver planning for 270 acre solar farm

Waterford Council has approved planning for one of the country’s largest solar farms in a scenic region of mid-Waterford.Dublin-based Highfield Solar Ltd had...

‘Ciara was a fighter – she would have wanted this’

The parents of a teenager who collapsed at a Kodaline concert and later died have welcomed system changes to be implemented following her...

Department of Finance criticised for using GDPR rules to avoid publishing Apple appeal legal...

The Dail's Spending watchdog has blasted the Department of Finance's use of GDPR rules not to publish payments to lawyers acting on its...

High-value assets seized from group believed to be linked to Essex migrant deaths

The Criminal Assets Bureau has seized a range of high-value assets from a cross border group believed to be linked to the Essex...

Data Protection Commissioner says she received ‘significantly less funding than requested from Government

The Data Protection Commissioner has said she does not have enough resources to regulate multinational companies based in Ireland such as Facebook, Google,...

Conference hears ‘dogs are treated better than victims of sexual abuse’

Chairperson of the Dublin Rape Crisis Centre Ann Marie Gill has said that "dogs are treated better than the victims of sexual abuse"...

National Children’s Hospital given a ‘blank cheque’ by Government risking a spending surge, TDs...

The Government has given a "blank cheque" to the children's hospital which risks seeing the project's "monopoly money" spending surge past €2bn, TDs...

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