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Operation Irini: With Irish forces inside a mission to end arms smuggling to Libya
# Italy
# Italy

Operation Irini: With Irish forces inside a mission to end arms smuggling to Libya

4 hours ago 1,721 Views 0 Comments

Our first article in a two part series on the work of the Irish Defence Forces in dealing with arms smuggling in Libya.

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Nasa spacecraft makes close approach to Jupiter moon Europa
# Europa
# Europa

Nasa spacecraft makes close approach to Jupiter moon Europa

6 hours ago 5,817 Views 4 Comments

The Juno spacecraft zoomed past Europa on Thursday, passing within 222 miles.

Neymar appears to back far-right president Bolsonaro in Brazilian election
# Endorsement
From The42
# Endorsement

Neymar appears to back far-right president Bolsonaro in Brazilian election

6 hours ago 9,571 Views 16 Comments

Neymar nailed his colours to the mast three days before the far-right incumbent’s election showdown against leftist ex-president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva.

Hurricane Ian: One of the most powerful storms recorded in US slams Florida
# Hurricane Ian
# Hurricane Ian

Hurricane Ian: One of the most powerful storms recorded in US slams Florida

6 hours ago 9,579 Views 2 Comments

The US president said he would also visit Puerto Rico, a US territory that was slammed by Hurricane Fiona.

Two accused of Barry Wolverston murder moved 'in tandem' hours before shooting, court hears
# Murder
# Murder

Two accused of Barry Wolverston murder moved 'in tandem' hours before shooting, court hears

7 hours ago 8,226 Views 0 Comments

Both men are also charged with assault causing harm to Gerard Wildman.

Gamers to bid farewell to Fifa franchise after 30 years
# Bowing Out
From The42
# Bowing Out

Gamers to bid farewell to Fifa franchise after 30 years

7 hours ago 26,968 Views 18 Comments

For the final version, EA has included women’s club teams for the first time.

Here's What Happened Today: Thursday
# Evening Fix
# Evening Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Thursday

7 hours ago 4,971 Views 0 Comments

Here’s your round-up of what made the headlines today.

Have you seen Ryan? 17-year-old missing from Dublin since Monday
# Missing
# Missing

Have you seen Ryan? 17-year-old missing from Dublin since Monday

8 hours ago 7,741 Views 0 Comments

Ryan is described as being approximately 5’ 11” in height

Innovation funding allows Noteworthy to challenge the way complex stories are told
# Send Us Your Ideas
# Send Us Your Ideas

Innovation funding allows Noteworthy to challenge the way complex stories are told

8 hours ago 2,528 Views 3 Comments

Our investigative platform was the only Irish recipient of the Google News Initiative Innovation Challenge.

Trailer Watch: Which film will you watch this weekend?
# Cinema
# Cinema

Trailer Watch: Which film will you watch this weekend?

8 hours ago 9,570 Views 14 Comments

Here are a few options for weekend watching.

Tánaiste says pay-as-you-go utility users will not be included in winter cut-off moratorium
# Mick Barry
# Mick Barry

Tánaiste says pay-as-you-go utility users will not be included in winter cut-off moratorium

9 hours ago 28,124 Views 30 Comments

‘A moratorium on disconnection for electricity this winter needs to be a moratorium for everybody,’ Mick Barry told the Journal.

Opinion: State-funded IVF is a sign we're finally moving in the right direction
# Reproductive Rights
# Reproductive Rights

Opinion: State-funded IVF is a sign we're finally moving in the right direction

9 hours ago 7,017 Views 10 Comments

Catherine Ardagh says the IVF support announced in the budget should take pressure off many hoping to conceive.

Taoiseach: Fianna Fáil 'to continue work' with SDLP despite reports of split
# End Of Partnership
# End Of Partnership

Taoiseach: Fianna Fáil 'to continue work' with SDLP despite reports of split

Updated 10 hours ago 21,777 Views 15 Comments

SDLP leader Colm Eastwood is said to have informed party delegates over the weekend.

Did your favourite bookshop make the Irish Book Awards longlist?
# Bookshop Of The Year
# Bookshop Of The Year

Did your favourite bookshop make the Irish Book Awards longlist?

10 hours ago 14,465 Views 13 Comments

The public is invited to vote for their favourite on the list this month.

Kremlin to annex more Ukraine territories at ceremony Friday
# Annexation
# Annexation

Kremlin to annex more Ukraine territories at ceremony Friday

Updated 10 hours ago 29,398 Views 56 Comments

Ukraine and its allies have denounced the so-called referendums as a sham.

Government 'open' to including non-binary option in the next census form
# Gender Identity
# Gender Identity

Government 'open' to including non-binary option in the next census form

11 hours ago 11,736 Views 33 Comments

The Tánaiste said it is ‘definitely something the government is open to’.

'I was wrong': Fianna Fáil councillor apologises for comments regarding Travellers
# Michael Crowe
# Michael Crowe

'I was wrong': Fianna Fáil councillor apologises for comments regarding Travellers

11 hours ago 29,458 Views 0 Comments

Party officials will now be seeking a meeting with Michael Crowe over his comments.

Review into 999 calls finds report of 'serious sexual crime' cancelled while call was in progress
# Cancelled Calls
# Cancelled Calls

Review into 999 calls finds report of 'serious sexual crime' cancelled while call was in progress

Updated 11 hours ago 18,060 Views 6 Comments

A previous internal Garda review found that there were more than 200,000 cancelled 911 calls between 2019 and 2020.

Here are the 15 sports books longlisted for the William Hill prize
# Sportswriting
From The42
# Sportswriting

Here are the 15 sports books longlisted for the William Hill prize

11 hours ago 14,595 Views 3 Comments

Clare Shine’s book, Scoring Goals In The Dark, is among the contenders.

Former Crossmaglen Rangers GAA treasurer pleads guilty to litany of sex crimes
# Thomas Mckena
# Thomas Mckena

Former Crossmaglen Rangers GAA treasurer pleads guilty to litany of sex crimes

12 hours ago 13,188 Views 0 Comments

Thomas McKenna (62) will be sentenced later this year.

The wound will always remain: The families affected by the Tracker Mortgage Scandal
# Tracker Mortgage Scandal
# Tracker Mortgage Scandal

The wound will always remain: The families affected by the Tracker Mortgage Scandal

12 hours ago 9,615 Views 12 Comments

‘One family have to drive past the house they did own every day’.

Van that struck Garda cars in Cork last night had five children on board as passengers
# Cork
# Cork

Van that struck Garda cars in Cork last night had five children on board as passengers

Updated 12 hours ago 38,185 Views 0 Comments

Up to five Garda vehicles were struck in the incident.

British queen died of 'old age' three hours before announcement, death certificate reveals
# Queen Elizabeth II
# Queen Elizabeth II

British queen died of 'old age' three hours before announcement, death certificate reveals

13 hours ago 40,019 Views 17 Comments

The queen was laid to rest on 19 September, following a reign of 70 years.

'I think I changed Joe Schmidt's mind, which is hard to do'
# Sliding Doors
From The42
# Sliding Doors

'I think I changed Joe Schmidt's mind, which is hard to do'

13 hours ago 24,400 Views 0 Comments

Jamie Hagan told The42 Rugby Weekly Extra podcast about his ‘sliding doors moment’ at Leinster.

Tributes paid to 'Gangsta's Paradise' rapper Coolio after death at 59
# RIP
# RIP

Tributes paid to 'Gangsta's Paradise' rapper Coolio after death at 59

Updated 14 hours ago 57,863 Views 25 Comments

Known for his 1995 hit Gangsta’s Paradise, Coolio was remembered for his ‘grind’ following reports of his death.

Harry Dunn’s alleged killer appears in UK court via videolink from the US
# ANNE SACOOLAS
# ANNE SACOOLAS

Harry Dunn’s alleged killer appears in UK court via videolink from the US

Updated 14 hours ago 22,062 Views 0 Comments

Anne Sacoolas is accused of causing the 19-year-old motorcyclist’s death by dangerous driving.

Wind and rain warning issued for six western counties
# Weather Warning
# Weather Warning

Wind and rain warning issued for six western counties

14 hours ago 25,670 Views 3 Comments

Heavy rainfall may cause some localised flooding in western areas tomorrow.

Tayto Park to be renamed Emerald Park as 12-year long sponsorship deal ends
# End Of An Era
# End Of An Era

Tayto Park to be renamed Emerald Park as 12-year long sponsorship deal ends

14 hours ago 24,767 Views 20 Comments

The Emerald rebrand was chosen due to Ireland’s nickname ‘the Emerald Isle’ given by international visitors.

Two arrested as part of probe into accommodation fraud in south Dublin
# Accommodation Fraud
# Accommodation Fraud

Two arrested as part of probe into accommodation fraud in south Dublin

15 hours ago 17,535 Views 0 Comments

Investigators searched two houses in Dublin 13 this morning.

Varadkar defends plans for 10% concrete levy to offset cost of mica redress scheme
# Concrete Levy
# Concrete Levy

Varadkar defends plans for 10% concrete levy to offset cost of mica redress scheme

15 hours ago 14,488 Views 36 Comments

The planned levy has raised concerns within the construction industry.

Timeline: How the tracker mortgage scandal unfolded in Ireland
# Tracker Mortgages
# Tracker Mortgages

Timeline: How the tracker mortgage scandal unfolded in Ireland

15 hours ago 5,856 Views 0 Comments

Bank of Ireland has been fined €100,520,000 by the Central Bank for its role in the controversy.

Three former Irish rugby players have initiated legal actions against the IRFU
# Irish Rugby
From The42
# Irish Rugby

Three former Irish rugby players have initiated legal actions against the IRFU

16 hours ago 49,324 Views 0 Comments

It is believed the cases are related to concussion injuries the players suffered during their rugby careers.

Poll: How many TV streaming subscriptions do you have?
# Streaming Wars
# Streaming Wars

Poll: How many TV streaming subscriptions do you have?

17 hours ago 28,361 Views 45 Comments

There has been an influx of new platforms in recent years.

Liz Truss endures local radio blitz and defends mini-budget despite market turmoil
# MARKET MELTDOWN
# MARKET MELTDOWN

Liz Truss endures local radio blitz and defends mini-budget despite market turmoil

Updated 18 hours ago 30,992 Views 33 Comments

The Prime Minister defended Chancellor Kwasi Kwarteng’s measures, despite admitting the Government’s decisions have been ‘controversial’.

Bank of Ireland hit with record €100.5 million fine over tracker mortgage scandal
# Central Bank
# Central Bank

Bank of Ireland hit with record €100.5 million fine over tracker mortgage scandal

19 hours ago 30,396 Views 47 Comments
  • The bank was sanctioned for denying nearly 16,000 customers access to cheaper tracker mortgages.
  • The Central Bank said Bank of Ireland’s failures resulted in the loss of 50 properties, including 25 family homes.
  • Bank of Ireland admitted in full to 81 separate regulatory breaches.
'I’m thankful that he had my back... I’m glad that he said what he said'
# Protection
From The42
# Protection

'I’m thankful that he had my back... I’m glad that he said what he said'

Updated 20 hours ago 32,583 Views 6 Comments

Michael Obafemi praises Stephen Kenny for support as he looks to draw a line under club issues at Swansea City.

Girl (8) and mother remain in critical condition after violent incident in Clarecastle
# Clarecastle
# Clarecastle

Girl (8) and mother remain in critical condition after violent incident in Clarecastle

20 hours ago 24,248 Views 1 Comment

The incident occurred at around 8am on Tuesday.

Fourth leak detected at Nord Stream pipelines in Baltic Sea
# Nord Stream
# Nord Stream

Fourth leak detected at Nord Stream pipelines in Baltic Sea

21 hours ago 24,449 Views 33 Comments

The Swedish coast guard could not immediately say why the latest leak only appeared days after the initial breaches.

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