The Evening Top 5: A&E nurses to go on strike; €10m added to flood crisis fund

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A&E nurses around Ireland to go on strike next week

Emergency Department Nurses are to go ahead with strike action next week after they voted to reject a package to tackle overcrowding and staffing issues.


Flash flooding and black ice warning for parts of Ireland today and tomorrow

There is a warning that flash flooding on many roads in the North East of the country can be expected tomorrow night.

Met Eireann has issued a status yellow rain warning which is in effect until Wednesday night at 11 pm.


Athletics doping problem "worse than cycling years ago" says the man who exposed scandal

Tonight, Hajo Seppelt joined Joe Molloy on Off The Ball to shed light on what has been happening and his thoughts.


Cabinet have approved €10 million increase in flood crisis funding

The Cabinet has approved extra funding and other measures to respond to the country's flood crisis.

Insurance Companies are to be called in next week to discuss assisting homeowners who didn't have cover.


Three bodies found in the garden of missing Eastenders actress

Police in the UK searching for a formerEastenders actress and her two children have found three bodies in the garden at the family home in east London.