TheJournal.ie uses cookies. By continuing to browse this site you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Click here to find out more »
Dublin: 12 °C Sunday 26 October, 2014

Irish - Yesterday’s News

Here’s What Happened Today: Saturday

Everybody’s talking about Gerry Adams speech, the Limerick water protest and high heels at Temple Bar.

From The Score ‘We couldn’t get the ball we wanted’: Best laments key turnovers that cost Ulster Broken Down

‘We couldn’t get the ball we wanted’: Best laments key turnovers that cost Ulster

Head coach Neil Doak refused to accept that the quarter-finals are now beyond reach.

From Business ETC The Briefcase: Everyone hates Irish Water, Nama dramas and R.I.P. Nokia Inbox Me

Garda Ombudsman to investigate after young man who was in Garda custody died

He was taken to the hospital by ambulance but died at 4:30am.

Limerick protesters plan to burn Irish Water forms to give Government a ‘Halloween scare’

It’s estimated that approximately 6,000 turned out to protest against the charges.

Don’t forget: The clocks go BACK an hour tonight

EXTRA SLEEP FOR EVERYONE!

14-year-old Aoife Coogan missing from Ballyfermot

Gardaí are concerned for the teenagers welfare.

From The Daily Edge 17 photos of grown Irish men getting bad frights in a haunted house Spooky Scary
From The Score Ireland thrash Scotland in second test turnaround to claim Hurling/Shinty title Round Two This post contains images

Ireland thrash Scotland in second test turnaround to claim Hurling/Shinty title

Patrick ‘Bonner’ Maher and Conor Lehane were among the stars on the Irish team.

Two men arrested after heroin found in Dublin inner city house raids

The men were charged and appeared before court but have been remanded on bail to appear again at a later date.

Supermacs, Nokia phones, and Dublin house prices: The week in numbers

Plus: How many students are taking part in the next BT Young Scientist competition?

Opinion: The ‘frozen eggs’ debate is really a societal issue – don’t vilify corporations over it

Nowadays it’s seen as quite normal to have kids in your late 30s… but many women still want to start a family earlier.

‘Incoherent gibberish’: Here are the winners and losers from the political week House Of Cards This post contains a poll

‘Incoherent gibberish’: Here are the winners and losers from the political week

In which Sinn Féin was under pressure, John Tierney survived and a Labour TD admitting to going missing for a vote…

An overturned car is causing major delays at Mitchelstown

The single vehicle crash is now being cleared.

DART users face disruptions today and tomorrow

It’s all because of major engineering works.

How many children were sent to detention schools this year?

There are three such institutions in Ireland, all based in Dublin.

What are all those buildings in the Phoenix Park?

It’s massive, but what are all those buildings?

Woman arrested after young woman attacked in Limerick

Gardaí have now launched an investigation.

Galway County Council calls on Government to suspend water charges

The motion was put forward by Independent Councillor James Charity.

From The Score Ulster’s European hopes take major blow with home defeat to Toulon Battered

Ulster’s European hopes take major blow with home defeat to Toulon

The two-time Heineken Cup champions were in imposing form as Ulster disappointed at Kingspan Stadium.

Temple Bar’s cobbled streets under threat as women wearing stilettos can’t walk on them

The chairman of Fáilte Ireland said it is a practical problem that needs fixing.

Gardaí are looking for this man in relation to a sexual assault in west Dublin

The woman in her 30s was walking in Carpenterstown Park at 7.30am.

The Guarantee: A movie we know ends in tears, but compellingly captures an important part of Irish history

On September 29, 2008, one decision changed Ireland’s path.

Top comments of the week

Did you make the cut?

From Business ETC Here are a few things businesses can learn from Google’s Consumer Barometer (for free) No Pressure

Here are a few things businesses can learn from Google’s Consumer Barometer (for free)

So Google knows almost everything about how you shop, which is a bit creepy really…

Nobody knows what will happen if Boko Haram does release kidnapped schoolgirls

There are still 219 girls missing from their hometown of Chibok.

Man killed in housing estate shooting, two men and woman arrested

Police are appealing for witnesses.

Here’s how learning to cook has helped people move out of homelessness

Cork Simon Community has just begun its latest culinary operations course in Cork.

John Gilligan’s former estate back in business as elite showjumping centre

The site has been refurbished and is holding qualifiers for the Irish Masters this weekend.

This artist wants women to wear their period stains all over them

Chella Quint’s very unique campaign encourages young girls to be less self conscious about menstruation by “reclaiming the stain”.

Poll: Should people who share nude or sexual content of their exes online be jailed? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should people who share nude or sexual content of their exes online be jailed?

England, Wales and Scotland all have plans underway to deal with the issue.

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Catch up as you wake up.

This video teaching bartenders how to deal with under-age customers is intentionally hilarious

“You’re an a*******. You’re a F****** A*******.”

Aaron McKenna: Has ‘success’ become a dirty word? Tax

Aaron McKenna: Has ‘success’ become a dirty word?

Envying the successful is not a viable tax policy – it is a disincentive to honest, hard work.

From Business ETC Minister Bruton is going to the US to explain the death of the ‘Double Irish’ tax loophole Corporation Tax

Minister Bruton is going to the US to explain the death of the ‘Double Irish’ tax loophole

He is also meeting over 17 companies in a hope to drum up some jobs in Ireland.

From The Score Instinctive Olding looks to make the difference for Ulster against Toulon Loves The Game

Instinctive Olding looks to make the difference for Ulster against Toulon

The 21-year-old has played a variety of positions throughout his young career.

‘Revenge porn’ soon to be illegal under new UK law, so should Ireland follow suit?

The punishment for sharing explicit images or videos on the internet in the UK will be a two year jail sentence.

Prisoner took his own life nine days after being moved to Cork Prison as a punishment

The 25-year-old prisoner was found hanged in his cell.

Irish - Friday 24 October, 2014

Here’s What Happened Today: Friday

Everybody’s talking about Irish Water applications, the tragic Kildare crash and the shooting in a US high school…

Man charged over killing of elderly couple at their Donegal home

The 42-year-old is due to appear before a special court sitting tonight.

1 2 3 4 5