Irish News
Simon Doyle
Northern Ireland news
Seven schools across the north have been evacuated after receiving bomb threats. The PSNI is investigating a series of malicious communications to schools while other UK police services reported schools in their areas receiving similar calls. In the Republic, a primary school in Limerick, a creche in Dublin and another location in Cork were evacuated after also receiving threats.




  • .@M_McGuinness_SF has accepted invite from the Flemish government to visit Flanders Field next week. He will also visit the Somme.
  • Photo
    North Korea rejects Donald Trump's offer to meet Kim Jong-Un as "propaganda"
  • Tony Blair warns against Brexit
  • Egyptair crash: explosion suspected
  • Photo
    On May 30 Mars will be at its closest point to Earth for 11 years. Here's how you can see the red planet
  • Photo
    Emergency services at scene of Dublin firearm incident
  • Happy birthday @bobdylan 75 today but forever young. Love this cover.…
  • Brexit could cause mobile phone charges to 'sky-rocket' warns MLA

The latest