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Dublin: 15 °C Monday 1 September, 2014

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Calls for supervised injecting centres as ‘far more people die from overdose than on Irish roads’

“Each death is just as devastating to the children, families and friends of those who die.”

Saturday 30 August, 2014

Top comments of the week

Here’s our round-up of the most interesting and most popular comments from the past seven days. Did you make it in?

Friday 29 August, 2014

Irish Rail and workers to enter talks to avoid All-Ireland day train strikes

Discussions will be held at the LRC tomorrow.

Lunchtime Fix: 6 things you need to know

Catch up as you refuel.

Thursday 28 August, 2014

Lunchtime Fix: 5 things you need to know

Catch up as you refuel.

Wednesday 27 August, 2014

Irish peacekeeping troops experiencing ‘some harassment’ in Syria

Another 130 troops will deploy to the area next month.

Louise McSharry on cancer diagnosis: ‘They are brilliant odds’

The 2fm presenter revealed she is to start treatment for Hodgkin’s lymphoma.

Lucan is very excited about getting its own Avoca store

The company expects to create 50 new jobs in the area.

Bailiffs evict Castleknock pensioners ahead of court hearing

The Coynes have never failed to pay rent – but are facing eviction today.

A leopard took on this 56-year-old woman and it was a bad move. Really bad.

India’s news channels reported that the hero battled the beast with ‘almost her bare hands’.

Rotherham victim: ‘I was a child and they should have stepped in…I will never forget’

Victims of the Rotherham gangs have said that the current investigations are “too late”.

The Ice Bucket Challenge: Where does the money go?

The Motor Neurone Disease charity lets us know…

Mary Poppins is 50 today

We mark the day looking back at some of the stories from the set.

Tuesday 26 August, 2014

More than 1,400 children sexually exploited in UK town over 16 years

Girls as young as 11 were raped multiple times and trafficked to other English cities.

Lunchtime Fix: 6 things you need to know

Catch up as you refuel.

Monday 25 August, 2014

LIVE: Watch the State funeral of former Taoiseach Albert Reynolds RIP

LIVE: Watch the State funeral of former Taoiseach Albert Reynolds

The former taoiseach will be laid to rest with full military honours.

How the British and Irish governments are looking for the Disappeared…

There’s a new search this week for Brendan Megraw. Who is in charge?

Saturday 23 August, 2014

Top comments of the week

Here’s our round-up of the most interesting and most popular comments from the past seven days. Did you make it in?

Ireland and abortion: the facts in 2014

TheJournal.ie takes a look at the current laws, constitutional rights, past legal challenges and the situation in other jurisdictions.

Dublin City Council is looking for its Chr**tmas trees already

It’s the most wonderful time of the … oh.

New owner of Rockhill wants people to tell him what to do with former army barracks

John Molloy wants to make the manor house the new Lissadell.

Friday 22 August, 2014

Search for Disappeared newlywed Brendan Megraw to begin in Meath bog

The 23-year-old was abducted from his Belfast home in April 1978.

Garda deliberately knocked down in Waterford car chase

A man was arrested shortly after the incident.

Thursday 21 August, 2014

A risk taker, a dealer and a peacemaker: Remembering Albert Reynolds (1932-2014) RIP

A risk taker, a dealer and a peacemaker: Remembering Albert Reynolds (1932-2014)

The 81-year-old former taoiseach passed away in the early hours of this morning.

Lunchtime Fix: 5 things you need to know

Catch up as you refuel.

Wednesday 20 August, 2014

The co-founder of the ice bucket challenge has died in a diving accident

The 27-year-old drowned in the early hours of Saturday morning.

Lorry hijacked and driver ordered to take suspicious object to police station

The incident happened in Derry early this afternoon.

Lunchtime Fix: 6 things you need to know

Catch up as you refuel.

Minister believes there is no appetite for a referendum on abortion

Charlie Flanagan said he wants all the facts ascertained about the case now in the media spotlight.

Tuesday 19 August, 2014

Ireland in the international headlines again after rape victim is denied abortion

The issue has also started gathering much attention across the world.

Monday 18 August, 2014

HSE orders a report into care given to rape victim denied an abortion

The agency says it hopes the report will “end any inaccurate commentary surrounding this matter currently”.

Lunchtime Fix: 5 things you need to know

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Julian Assange says he will be leaving the Ecuadorian embassy ‘soon’

The WikiLeaks founder would not tell reporters why he is leaving though.

Saturday 16 August, 2014

From The Score Katie Taylor on coverage of women’s sport: What more do we have to do? Legend

Katie Taylor on coverage of women’s sport: What more do we have to do?

How useful are role models if we never get to see them?

Top comments of the week

Here’s our round-up of the most interesting and most popular comments from the past seven days. Did you make it in?

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