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Daily Archives: July 12, 2018

Driver in George Clooney crash 'had sun in his eyes'

The driver of the car which was hit by George Clooney’s scooter in Sardinia has said he had the “sun in his eyes” – and that was why he had moved into the opposite lane. CCTV footage shows the moment the Hollywood star ploughed into the bonnet of the Mercedes …

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Not guilty verdict over deadly Athy car crash

A Carlow woman has been found not guilty of dangerous driving causing the death of her four friends. A jury took less than 25 minutes in deliberation before reaching the decision at Naas Circuit Court following a trial which lasted a day and a half. They returned unanimous not guilty …

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UK's White Paper makes Brexit position 'more credible'

Tánaiste has said the British Government’s position on Brexit has become much more credible following the publication of its White Paper today. However Simon Coveney warned that while it is important to recognise progress, the negotiations ahead would be difficult. He added that there are some contradictions and proposals in …

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U.S. tries to rally votes for a U.N. arms embargo on South Sudan

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) – The United States is trying to rally enough votes at the United Nations Security Council to impose an arms embargo on South Sudan following continued fighting and human rights abuses, diplomats said on Thursday. FILE PHOTO: South Sudan President Salva Kiir attends a South Sudan peace …

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