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Dublin: 15 °C Tuesday 28 June, 2016

Today’s News

Man busted in Dublin with four rucksacks and 11kg of cocaine

The 25-year-old was nabbed after arriving in Dublin on a flight from Paris.

Could these building blocks help encourage children to code?

Google is working on Project Bloks, a way to teach kids how to code without overwhelming them.

Jeremy Corbyn has lost a vote of no confidence to lead his party

His own MPs voted by a margin of 40 to 172 against him.

The 5 at 5: Tuesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

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Best value cars for sale, a killer Icelandic road trip and the week's motoring news

Charity regulator 'should have been in Console's offices long ago'

Tánaiste Frances Fitzgerald said the charity regulator is seeking assurances robust governance is in place.

Three arrested in Manchester following "disgusting" racist abuse on early morning tram commute UK

Three arrested in Manchester following "disgusting" racist abuse on early morning tram commute

It comes amidst a reported increase in racist incidents in the UK since the Brexit result.

NUIG is going to introduce gender neutral bathrooms on campus

The Students’ Union said that it was seeking to ensure a “more inclusive campus” for students and staff.

From The42 Anyone fancy a game? Shane Lowry becomes third Irish golfer to pull out of Rio Olympics Breaking News

Anyone fancy a game? Shane Lowry becomes third Irish golfer to pull out of Rio Olympics

Lowry joins McIlroy and McDowell in making himself unavailable.

Man and woman jailed for two years for human trafficking offences

Police rescued 13 victims during an operation in Belfast three years ago.

Fianna Fáil TD apologises for asking how many Muslims have applied for Irish citizenship

Eamon Scanlon said that the question had been “misinterpreted”.

Ex-Sinn Féin councillor back in court over intent to falsely imprison a man

Jonathan Dowdall is also charged with possessing a firearm or imitation firearm.

Fresh appeal after number of reported sightings of missing woman with Down syndrome

Karen Scott was last seen leaving her home in Finglas on Friday afternoon.

Rent supplement set to increase from this Friday

The announcement was made in Dublin Castle this morning.

Say what? Total ban on mobiles at Don Henley's Dublin concert

Henley has previously urged fans to enjoy the concert “with their eyeballs, rather than through a viewfinder”.

From The42 Watch: Thousands line the streets as Seamus Coleman paraded through Killybegs Seamie This post contains videos

Watch: Thousands line the streets as Seamus Coleman paraded through Killybegs

The defender was overcome by emotion as he addressed the crowd.

Appeal after man drowns while swimming in Grand Canal

The man drowned 10 days ago.

Chris Donoghue is taking over George Hook's slot on Newstalk

Hook is moving to an earlier slot – and there’s an entire new breakfast lineup.

CityJet flight to Dublin forced to make emergency landing due to engine trouble

The flight from London to Dublin was forced to divert to London Stansted.

"Why are you here?" - An EU chief wasn't impressed with Nigel Farage today

“It’s a pleasure,” replied Nigel Farage.

Man arrested over Dublin assault which left victim with serious head injuries

The man who was assaulted remains in a serious condition in hospital today.

Poll: Should Scotland leave the UK? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should Scotland leave the UK?

An independence vote is very much “on the table” according to Nicola Sturgeon. Would you like to see the Scots leave?

Microsoft pays woman $10,000 for forcing Windows 10 update

The update caused her work PC to slow down and crash regularly.

Rank-and-file gardaí won't rule out strike as talks with government break down

GRA President Ciaran O’Neill said a pay freeze due to come into force this Friday would have a disproportionate effect on the newest garda recruits.

Airline bosses meet to try stop 'chaos' over air traffic control strikes

Airline bosses meet to try stop 'chaos' over air traffic control strikes

Another eight strikes have been announced in Italy and Portugal.

Four ways the UK could possibly stay in the EU

It’s not over yet, according to some Remain supporters.

Man arrested after stabbing at the Hell Fire Club in south Dublin

Three people were assaulted during the incident.

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

An awkward meeting between Cameron and EU leaders, a weather warning – and a massive party in Reykjavik.

They've had a tough few months - so it's no surprise Icelanders are losing their minds a little

Their adult population is just a little larger than that of Kildare. So, yes, they’ve been partying.

From The42 Luke Fitzgerald announces his retirement from rugby at 28 Lukey

Luke Fitzgerald announces his retirement from rugby at 28

The Leinster and Ireland back hangs up his boots on medical advice.

'I'm still alive anyway' jokes Queen Elizabeth on visit to Northern Ireland

The queen also told Martin McGuinness she had been kept very busy celebrating her two birthdays.

EU leaders are looking for a quick divorce from David Cameron

The summit will be a chance for the Taoiseach to underline Ireland’s specific interests and concerns.

Rainfall warning in place for four counties, with heavy spells on the way

Spot flooding is expected in some parts of Wexford, Cork, Kerry and Waterford.

Garda injured while chasing stolen car awarded €36,000 in damages

Garda Brian Hanrahan made headlines when he was shot in the US last year.

Man avoids jail after robbing shop armed with plastic McDonald's knife

Emmet McAuley was subsequently apprehended by the shop owner who pursued him on foot.

The people who make Ireland's money are going on strike

Nine maintenance workers at the Central Bank’s mint in south Dublin have given notice of full strike action.

People aren't happy about a proposed change to this Dublin Bus route

The 27b route is set for some changes from 10 July onwards.

Yesterday’s News

You can now sing 'Happy Birthday' free of charge

“Everyone who has a birthday can celebrate.”

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