Trucking company fined over ‘preventable’ deaths of Irish construction workers

Trucking company fined over ‘preventable’ deaths of Irish construction workers

Updated May 17, 2018 19:48:25 Photo: Gerry Bradley (left) and Joe McDermott (right) were crushed to death by a concrete slab. (Supplied: Facebook) A trucking company has been fined $160,000 over the deaths of two Irish workers who were crushed by falling concrete panels at an East Perth construction site. …

Ireland’s Kevin O’Brien grabs his country’s first Test century, as Irish hit back against Pakistan

Ireland’s Kevin O’Brien grabs his country’s first Test century, as Irish hit back against Pakistan

Updated May 15, 2018 10:08:16 Photo: Ireland staged a fightback against Pakistan on day four of their first-ever Test, thanks to centurion Kevin O’Brien (L). (AP / PA: Niall Carson) Related Story: Ireland’s Test debut after 144-year wait ruined by wet weather He was there when Ireland beat Pakistan at …

Irish Motorist Treats Fellow Drivers to Spontaneous Traditional Music Concert

A motorist in Galway, Ireland, was treated to an impromptu Irish traditional music session when a man in a neighbouring car began to play the tin whistle while stopped in traffic. Galway resident Cara Glynn shared a clip of a man playing the Irish tin whistle in his car in …

Brexit: Britain, EU hail deal progress despite no Irish border breakthrough – Brexit: UK EU Referendum

Brexit: Britain, EU hail deal progress despite no Irish border breakthrough – Brexit: UK EU Referendum

Updated March 20, 2018 05:51:44 Video: Britain and EU announce agreement on Brexit transition terms (ABC News) Negotiators from the European Union and Britain have hailed major progress in the Brexit talks, but conceded there had been no breakthrough on keeping open the Irish border. Key points: The two sides …

England rugby coach Eddie Jones apologises for ‘scummy Irish’ and Wales comments

England rugby coach Eddie Jones apologises for ‘scummy Irish’ and Wales comments

Updated March 15, 2018 15:56:39 Video: Jones in hot water over Wales, Ireland comments (ABC News) England rugby union coach Eddie Jones has apologised for offensive comments he made last year about Wales and Ireland. The Australian, speaking at a sponsor’s event in July 2017, talked about how disappointed he …