first_img Dail hears questions over design, funding and operation of Mica redress scheme By News Highland – April 18, 2012 Facebook HSE warns of ‘widespread cancellations’ of appointments next week Twitter Facebook Man arrested in Derry on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences released WhatsApp Pinterest Dail to vote later on extending emergency Covid powers Twitter Google+center_img WhatsApp RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR A North West MEP says any increase in diesel prices would be devastating.Jim Higgins’ comments come ahead of a vote tomorrow on an EU Commission proposal to tax fuels according to their energy content and polluting potential.This would reduce the tax advantage diesel has over petrol, and cause prices to increase.Yesterday, Donegal County Council supported a motion from Cllr Dessie Larkin to right to Minister Michael Noonan seeking reductions in the tax on both diesel and petrol, saying people in Donegal can no longer absorb the continually rising prices. .MEP Jim Higgins says tax increases would have a terrible impact………..[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/04/higgs530.mp3[/podcast] Previous articleCouncillor angry at Muff robbers ‘slap on the wrist’ sentencesNext articleDerry secondary school may block mobile phone usage News Highland Google+ News Pinterest Any hike in diesel prices will have terrible impact – MEP Higgins PSNI and Gardai urged to investigate Adams’ claims he sheltered on-the-run suspect in Donegal Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derrylast_img read more