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‘He would never hit a woman’ – Shane MacGowan defends close friend Johnny Depp

SHANE MacGowan last night defended his close friend Johnny Depp and declared: “He would never hit a woman”. he Pogues star exclusively told the Sunday World he was “dumbfounded” at accusations by Johnny’s ex-wife Amber Heard that the actor used to violently beat her. “I know Johnny and he’s a gentleman, he’s a great guy,” …

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‘There is not a day goes by we don’t think of dad’ – family remember slain gardaí forty years after they were shot dead

Forty years is a very long time, but sometimes it feels like a day. ast Tuesday the wives, children and grandchildren of two devoted, courageous and deeply-loved young men gathered to remember them. But they remember them every day. Every day for the past forty years. Garda Henry Byrne (29) and Detective John Morley (37) …

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Boxing champion Tyson Fury reportedly drops Daniel Kinahan as an adviser

Heavyweight boxing champion Tyson Fury has reportedly stopped using controversial Dublin crime figure Daniel Kinahan as an adviser and negotiator just weeks after publicly praising him for negotiating lucrative fighting deals on his behalf. he move comes amid continuing criticism of Kinahan’s efforts to wipe the slate clean about his involvement in criminality and reinvent …

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Suspected cross-border burglary gang ram police vehicle

stock photo Suspected cross-border burglary gang ram police vehicle Independent.ie A gang suspected of being involved in burglaries on both sides of the Border rammed a police vehicle after failing to stop and then crashed into a house. https://www.independent.ie/irish-news/news/suspected-crossborder-burglary-gang-ram-police-vehicle-38732946.html https://www.independent.ie/incoming/article37823790.ece/17d67/AUTOCROP/h342/psni.jpg Email A gang suspected of being involved in burglaries on both sides of the Border …

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Man accused of female genital mutilation of his daughter told gardaí that he did not agree with the practice, court told

The couple – who cannot be named for legal reasons – have both pleaded not guilty at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court to one count of carrying out an act of female genital mutilation (FGM) on a then one-year-old girl at an address in Dublin. The 37-year-old man and 27-year-old woman also pleaded not guilty to …

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