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World Cup saw drop in number of concussions – World Rugby

World Rugby has announced a reduction in concussion incidents at last year’s World Cup in comparison to the 2018 elite competition average. World Rugby chairman Bill Beaumont The tournament in Japan – the first World Cup to feature the High...

34 US troops injured in recent Iranian strike: Pentagon

Nearly three dozen US troops suffered traumatic brain injuries or concussion in this month's Iranian air strike on a military base in Iraq, the Pentagon said. "Thirty-four total members have been diagnosed with concussions and TBI (traumatic brain injury)," Pentagon...

Man, 30s, injured in shooting incident in south Dublin estate

A man in his 30s was taken to hospital this evening after he was injured in a shooting incident in Tallaght. Gardai were called to Mac Uilliam Estate in Fortunestown shortly after 6pm this evening after receiving...

Red Line Luas service restored following earlier collision in Tallaght

Two people were injured when a lorry collided with a Luas at Cheeverstown just after 6am. Five units of Dublin Fire Brigade and an ambulance attended the scene. A spokesperson confirmed the two injured people had been taken to hospital as a...

Call for new strategy in managing local bonfires

Local Councillor Charlie O’Connor has called on South Dublin County Council to review its strategy on dealing with bonfires following recent Halloween activities. He was responding to many representations and complaints he has received from residents and community groups throughout...

Tallaght Hospital report young rugby players admitted with injury normally suffered in car crashes

While there has been a lot of talk recently of the increase in head injuries in the sport, specialists at the hospital say they have discovered a specific type of hip fracture in teenage rugby players more usually associated...
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Italy to declare distance education compulsory while planning to extend it to next year

Italy to declare distance education compulsory while planning to extend it to next year <img src = "https://intallaght.ie/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/1586170145.jpg" alt="The interior...

Japan's Prime Minister proposes declaring a state of emergency for coronavirus

Japan's Prime Minister proposes declaring a state of emergency for coronavirus <img src = "https://intallaght.ie/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/1586168811.jpg" alt="Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe....

Boris Johnson is admitted after ten days of fever

Boris Johnson is admitted after ten days of fever <img src = "https://intallaght.ie/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/1586158975.jpg" alt="Boris Johnson. "> Boris Johnson. / EfeThe Prime...

Manchester City studies sanctioning one of its players for disobeying quarantine

Manchester City studies sanctioning one of its players for disobeying quarantine The English defender Kyle Walker was accused by the British newspaper The Sun of...