Jason Cierans, who was attacked in Bondi Junction on Friday night.

Jason Cierans wakes from coma in Sydney hospital

September 1, 2015

Cork man Jason Cierans, who has been in St Vincent’s Hospital in Sydney since he was allegedly attacked by two men in Bondi Junction nine days ago, has woken from a coma. Mr Cierans, 29, woke from an induced coma and reportedly asked family


KRW Law Belfast handout photo of their lawyers Gavin Booth (left), 
Sinn Fein MEP Lynn Boylan (second left), Ibrahim  Halawa's sister Khadija and Darragh Mackin (right) in Cairo after they were barred from an Egyptian legal hearing for Irish man, Ibrahim Halawa, who is accused of murder. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Sunday August 2, 2015. Halawa, 19, from Firhouse in south Dublin, has been detained in Cairo since August 2013.
The student and three of his sisters were arrested after taking part in a protest in the capital of the North African state. See PA story COURTS Egypt Ireland. Photo credit should read: KRW Law Belfast/PA Wire

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Trial of Irishman in Egypt postponed until October

September 2, 2015

The trial of Irish teenager Ibrahim Halawa in Egypt has been adjourned yet again, while his lawyers were barred from a legal hearing. Mr Halawa, whose hearing has been postponed numerous times already, is now set to face trial on October 4. The


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