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Tuesday 3 October 2023 Dublin: 15°C

# Ballinteer

This year
Man arrested for murder of family disguised himself as a woman to travel to house, inquest told
Sameer Syed, the accused, was also in the family home on 29 days in the two months before their deaths, in breach of bail, according to evidence.
All time
Man arrested in connection with the deaths of Seema Banu and her two children in Dublin last month
The man, who is in his 30s, was arrested this morning.
Funeral of mother and children found dead at Dublin house to take place today
Seema Banu and her two children Asfira Syed and Faizan Syed will be laid to rest in the Muslim burial section of Newcastle cemetery.
'They will be greatly missed': School principal pays tribute to children and mother found dead in Ballinteer
The family have been named locally as 37-year-old Seema Banu, her daughter Asfira and her son Faizan.
  • The family has been named as 37-year-old Seema Banu, her 11-year-old daughter Affira and 6-year-old son Razam
  • Seema Banu was the victim of an alleged assault earlier this year. A suspect in that case has appeared in court on related charges.
  • Post-mortem exams are due to take place today and will inform the direction of the garda probe
  • Gardaí have asked people not to speculate about the case on social media
  • 'I'm speechless': Community in shock as bodies of woman and two children discovered at house in Ballinteer
    'I'm speechless': Community in shock as bodies of woman and two children discovered at house in Ballinteer
    Dozens of locals turned out at a vigil this evening following today’s shock discovery.
    Gardaí launch investigation after delivery vans criminally damaged outside Dublin supermarket
    No arrests have been made and investigations are ongoing.
    Gardaí seeking public's help in locating teenager missing from Dublin
    He is described as being 5’4 in height, of a medium build with short brown hair.
    Minister says she did not approve wording of letter telling residents methadone clinic would not open
    The newsletter style document was issued to residents with update on the proposals for a methadone clinic at Ballinteer Health Centre.
    Renewed appeal for witnesses after woman (75) dies following being struck by motorcycle
    The woman was seriously injured on 8 April and later died in hospital.
    Missing 14-year-old girl found safe and well
    Sarah Reilly had been missing since 17 January.
    'Six years on, we still have no school. I'm worried my daughter will never learn in a school building'
    Parents and children held a protest outside the Dáil yesterday urging the government to provide them with a school.
    Dublin primary school badly damaged in early morning fire
    DFB units managed to bring the blaze under control.
    Man arrested and charged with attacking Afghan family in South Dublin
    John Connors, 21, is alleged to have taken part in an assault on two Afghan brothers and their nephew in Ballinteer last Thursday night.
    'They said next time they'll kill us': Thugs attack Afghan family in Dublin
    The men are reported to have told the family: “Go back to your own country”.
    Teenager (19) stabbed in Dublin New Year's attack
    Investigating gardaí from Dundrum say he was involved in an altercation with another male.
    5 properties to view in... Dublin City South
    Here are the 5 best properties in the south of Dublin City you can view this weekend.
    PIC: This is the anti-Semitic message sent to Alan Shatter's home
    The photo was contained in a package sent to the Minister for Justice’s home in south Dublin this morning.
    Highly explosive, unstable chemical found at Dublin school lab
    The army bomb disposal team was called in to make the Brady’s reagent chemical safe at Ballinteer Community School.
    Bernadette O'Connor found safe and well
    The teenager has been located safe and well.
    Aircoach bus catches fire in Ballinteer
    The flames were extinguished as the bus was parked in a lay-by this morning.
    Retired teacher wins €88,000 damages over harassment
    A teacher was harassed by her principal, who hired a private detective to follow her, after she was overlooked for promotion.