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Ukraine invasion would be 'violent and bloody' for Russia, says Johnson
# Ukraine Tensions
# Ukraine Tensions

Ukraine invasion would be 'violent and bloody' for Russia, says Johnson

Updated 11 minutes ago 20,541 Views 48 Comments

It comes as the EU has said that it will not follow the US and UK and withdraw embassy staff from Kyiv

Parachute Regiment flags appear in Derry ahead of 50th anniversary of Bloody Sunday
# Bloody Sunday
# Bloody Sunday

Parachute Regiment flags appear in Derry ahead of 50th anniversary of Bloody Sunday

35 minutes ago 4,877 Views 0 Comments

Sinn Féin MLA Ciara Ferguson said the flags are “a deliberate attempt to stir up tensions and hurt families”.

'I'm not sure the refs are going to be too happy having to deal with me and him!'
# Skippers
From The42
# Skippers

'I'm not sure the refs are going to be too happy having to deal with me and him!'

54 minutes ago 15,203 Views 3 Comments

Johnny Sexton and Dan Biggar will face off as captains in their sides’ Six Nations opener.

Lisa Smith: Judges reject call to dismiss charges - trial starts tomorrow
# Special Criminal Court
# Special Criminal Court

Lisa Smith: Judges reject call to dismiss charges - trial starts tomorrow

1 hour ago 3,953 Views 0 Comments

Smith is charged with alleged offences associated with membership of Islamic State.

Expert panel to examine an individual complaints system for harmful online content established
# Online Safety
# Online Safety

Expert panel to examine an individual complaints system for harmful online content established

2 hours ago 3,695 Views 10 Comments

It follows the publication of the new Online Safety and Media Regulation bill earlier this month.

Coveney: Russian military exercises 240km off Irish coast allowed but 'not welcome'
# High Seas
# High Seas

Coveney: Russian military exercises 240km off Irish coast allowed but 'not welcome'

2 hours ago 15,419 Views 50 Comments

The Minister for Foreign Affairs plans to brief his EU counterparts on the planned Russian military exercises.

WHO says Covid-19 should not be treated like the flu
# David Nabarro
# David Nabarro

WHO says Covid-19 should not be treated like the flu

3 hours ago 20,792 Views 24 Comments

The global health body said the virus is still “very nasty”, but that the end of Europe’s battle with it was “in sight”.

Poll: Will you be returning to the office this week?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Will you be returning to the office this week?

3 hours ago 23,322 Views 37 Comments

Have you prepped some water-cooler chat?

French fashion designer Thierry Mugler dies aged 73
# RIP
# RIP

French fashion designer Thierry Mugler dies aged 73

3 hours ago 18,349 Views 1 Comment

His dramatic designs were worn by celebrities like Madonna, Lady Gaga and Cardi B.

Johnson orders inquiry into MP's claim of Islamophobia in ministerial sacking
# Nusrat Ghani
# Nusrat Ghani

Johnson orders inquiry into MP's claim of Islamophobia in ministerial sacking

4 hours ago 5,785 Views 1 Comment

Downing Street confirmed the Cabinet Office has been asked to “establish the facts”.

'Pathetic' - Australia Open under fire for ban on Peng Shuai shirts
# Controversy
From The42
# Controversy

'Pathetic' - Australia Open under fire for ban on Peng Shuai shirts

4 hours ago 20,236 Views 6 Comments

Tennis legend Martina Navratilova was among those to criticise the decision.

Five men charged in relation to burglaries across the south of the country
# Operation Thor
# Operation Thor

Five men charged in relation to burglaries across the south of the country

4 hours ago 16,833 Views 0 Comments

The men are set to appear before Bandon District Court this morning.

Bohemians release another Bob Marley-themed jersey
# LOI
From The42
# LOI

Bohemians release another Bob Marley-themed jersey

4 hours ago 23,336 Views 14 Comments

The club had to pull a Marley-themed kit from the market in 2018, but now they are releasing it in conjunction with Marley’s family.

Julian Assange to find out if appeal against extradition to US can proceed
# London
# London

Julian Assange to find out if appeal against extradition to US can proceed

5 hours ago 4,571 Views 3 Comments

The decision is due at around 10.45am today.

Man pleads guilty to abducting four-year-old Cleo Smith
# Australia
# Australia

Man pleads guilty to abducting four-year-old Cleo Smith

5 hours ago 22,625 Views 0 Comments

Terence Darrell Kelly was remanded in custody until his next court appearance in March.

Cyclist seriously injured after collision with a car in Dublin
# Donnybrook
# Donnybrook

Cyclist seriously injured after collision with a car in Dublin

5 hours ago 21,548 Views 24 Comments

Gardaí are appealing to anyone who witnessed the incident to contact them.

Over €1 million spent on diesel laundering cleanup in two border counties since 2018
# Diesel Sludge
# Diesel Sludge

Over €1 million spent on diesel laundering cleanup in two border counties since 2018

6 hours ago 10,456 Views 13 Comments

Over half of the cost is being incurred in Louth, with over €700,000 being spent on cleanup of diesel sludge.

Gardaí called to respond to over 48,000 domestic abuse incidents in 2021
# Operation Faoiseamh
# Operation Faoiseamh

Gardaí called to respond to over 48,000 domestic abuse incidents in 2021

6 hours ago 12,002 Views 13 Comments

There was a 10% increase in the number of domestic abuse incidents that Gardaí attended in 2021 compared to 2020.

Government spent almost €3 million on chartered flights to send Irish troops abroad
# Peacekeepers
# Peacekeepers

Government spent almost €3 million on chartered flights to send Irish troops abroad

12 hours ago 16,475 Views 39 Comments

The revelation comes amid criticism of the lack of a troop-carrying aircraft.

Yesterday’s News

Quiz: Where were these photos of 'grand stretches in the evening' taken?
# Grand Auld Test
# Grand Auld Test

Quiz: Where were these photos of 'grand stretches in the evening' taken?

14 hours ago 37,410 Views 7 Comments

A grand auld quiz in the evening.

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

Here's What Happened Today: Sunday

15 hours ago 19,071 Views 0 Comments

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

Money Diary: A 25-year-old primary school teacher on €38K living in Dublin
# HISMM
# HISMM

Money Diary: A 25-year-old primary school teacher on €38K living in Dublin

16 hours ago 60,508 Views 73 Comments

This week, our reader is eating out and enjoying the company of friends, as well as a weekend away.

Munster to face Exeter as Leinster take on Connacht in Round-of-16
# Home And Away
From The42
# Home And Away

Munster to face Exeter as Leinster take on Connacht in Round-of-16

Updated 17 hours ago 48,042 Views 30 Comments

Ulster have been handed a tough task against Toulouse in the knock-out stages.

WHO director says Europe could be headed for pandemic 'endgame'
# Omicron Variant
# Omicron Variant

WHO director says Europe could be headed for pandemic 'endgame'

17 hours ago 78,529 Views 70 Comments

Across the entire European region, Omicron accounts for 15% of all Covid-19 cases.

Gardaí appeal for information over alleged sexual assaults in Sligo town yesterday
# Sligo
# Sligo

Gardaí appeal for information over alleged sexual assaults in Sligo town yesterday

18 hours ago 45,662 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí want to speak with anyone who may have been in the Ballydoogan, Oakfield and Maugheraboy areas of Sligo between 8pm and 10pm yesterday.

Munster's attack clicks into gear against Wasps on record-breaking day for Simon Zebo
# Top Of The Charts
From The42
# Top Of The Charts

Munster's attack clicks into gear against Wasps on record-breaking day for Simon Zebo

19 hours ago 42,817 Views 35 Comments

Zebo marked his first Champions Cup appearance since returning from Racing by becoming the province’s all-time leading try-scorer in Europe.

Emergency services attend scene as body found on Waterford beach
# Bunmahon Beach
# Bunmahon Beach

Emergency services attend scene as body found on Waterford beach

19 hours ago 67,430 Views 4 Comments

Gardaí and emergency services were first alerted earlier this morning.

TJ Reid hits dramatic late goal as Ballyhale defeat St Thomas to reach All-Ireland final
# Star Man
From The42
# Star Man

TJ Reid hits dramatic late goal as Ballyhale defeat St Thomas to reach All-Ireland final

19 hours ago 35,732 Views 29 Comments

The champions now play Ballygunner in the decider.

Ireland’s pandemic response must be subject to public inquiry, says McDonald
# Public Inquiry
# Public Inquiry

Ireland’s pandemic response must be subject to public inquiry, says McDonald

19 hours ago 32,545 Views 103 Comments

The Sinn Fein President said a reported Government plan to appoint a panel of experts to assess the state’s handling of Covid was not sufficient.

Johnson under pressure to hold inquiry into MP’s ‘Muslimness’ sacking claim
# Nusrat Ghani
# Nusrat Ghani

Johnson under pressure to hold inquiry into MP’s ‘Muslimness’ sacking claim

Updated 20 hours ago 33,964 Views 12 Comments

Nusrat Ghani said she was told her faith was “making colleagues uncomfortable” when she was sacked as a transport minister.

Coveney set to speak with Russian ambassador over missile testing in Irish-patrolled waters
# Russian Missiles
# Russian Missiles

Coveney set to speak with Russian ambassador over missile testing in Irish-patrolled waters

20 hours ago 21,706 Views 51 Comments

Minister for State Patrick O’Donovan said that the Foreign Affairs Minister was “not happy”

Connacht blow an 11-point lead to lose to 14-man Stade in Paris
# Meltdown
From The42
# Meltdown

Connacht blow an 11-point lead to lose to 14-man Stade in Paris

21 hours ago 22,910 Views 32 Comments

Andy Friend’s team led 31-20 entering the final quarter.

Stormy Daniels and former ally Michael Avenatti to face each other in court
# New York
# New York

Stormy Daniels and former ally Michael Avenatti to face each other in court

21 hours ago 35,638 Views 0 Comments

The adult entertainment star claims her former lawyer cheated her out of book money.

Firm to pay €40k to man dismissed for sending 'inappropriate' Family Guy message to colleague
# WRC
# WRC

Firm to pay €40k to man dismissed for sending 'inappropriate' Family Guy message to colleague

21 hours ago 74,849 Views 0 Comments

The Workplace Relations Commission found that Regeneron unfairly dismissed Robert Libera for gross misconduct.

No current plans for NPHET to be disbanded, says Donnelly
# Nphet
# Nphet

No current plans for NPHET to be disbanded, says Donnelly

22 hours ago 18,750 Views 28 Comments

The Health Minister said that the Government is currently looking at a medium-term strategy for current Covid-19 protections, like vaccines and testing.

‘Very significant’ risk of Russia invading Ukraine, UK warns
# Moscow
# Moscow

‘Very significant’ risk of Russia invading Ukraine, UK warns

Updated 22 hours ago 24,599 Views 48 Comments

Liz Truss has accused Vladimir Putin of plotting to install a pro-Moscow leader as head of the government in Russia’s neighbouring country.

Australian Open defends ban on 'Where is Peng Shuai?' t-shirts
# Firm Line
From The42
# Firm Line

Australian Open defends ban on 'Where is Peng Shuai?' t-shirts

23 hours ago 22,887 Views 10 Comments

A video posted online appears to show a firm line being taken against people wearing the t-shirts.

Thousands mourn Buddhist monk who brought mindfulness to the West
# Buddhism
# Buddhism

Thousands mourn Buddhist monk who brought mindfulness to the West

23 hours ago 24,938 Views 4 Comments

Thich Nhat Hanh passed away aged 95 yesterday in the city of Hue, Vietnam.

Covid-19: 8,126 cases, 845 people in hospital and 79 in ICU
# Latest Figures
# Latest Figures

Covid-19: 8,126 cases, 845 people in hospital and 79 in ICU

23 hours ago 47,517 Views 47 Comments

The figures were confirmed by the Department of Health this afternoon.

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