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Na Fianna reach first Dublin final since 2005 after 10-point win over Ballyboden
# Dublin SFC
From The42
# Dublin SFC

Na Fianna reach first Dublin final since 2005 after 10-point win over Ballyboden

50 minutes ago 6,665 Views 1 Comment

The senior double is still on for the Glasnevin club.

Dublin Citizens' Assembly votes to recommend directly elected mayor with significant powers
# Citizens Assembly
# Citizens Assembly

Dublin Citizens' Assembly votes to recommend directly elected mayor with significant powers

52 minutes ago 1,427 Views 8 Comments

At its final meeting today, members of the assembly voted on what recommendations to make in a report to be sent to the Oireachtas.

Larry Donnelly: There are two conflicting narratives emerging ahead of the US midterms
# US Politics
# US Politics

Larry Donnelly: There are two conflicting narratives emerging ahead of the US midterms

52 minutes ago 1,976 Views 1 Comment

Our columnist looks at the key battles in the US ahead of November’s vote.

Man charged with murdering nine-year-old Olivia Pratt-Korbel in Liverpool

Man charged with murdering nine-year-old Olivia Pratt-Korbel in Liverpool

1 hour ago 3,877 Views 0 Comments

Thomas Cashman, of West Derby, is accused of killing the youngster.

Russia suspends gas to Italy after 'problem' in Austria
# Gazprom
# Gazprom

Russia suspends gas to Italy after 'problem' in Austria

1 hour ago 6,931 Views 3 Comments

Before the war in Ukraine, Italy imported 95 percent of its gas, about 45 percent of which came from Russia.

Munster get off the mark after scrappy encounter with Zebre in Cork
# Lacklustre
From The42
# Lacklustre

Munster get off the mark after scrappy encounter with Zebre in Cork

1 hour ago 10,155 Views 20 Comments

Graham Rowntree got his first win in a game which won’t live long in the memory.

Irish politics divided into problem solvers and problem exploiters, says Taoiseach
# Fianna Fáil Ard Fheis
# Fianna Fáil Ard Fheis

Irish politics divided into problem solvers and problem exploiters, says Taoiseach

1 hour ago 3,784 Views 20 Comments

Micheál Martin was addressing the Fianna Fáil Ard Fheis in the RDS in Dublin, where the party’s identity was central to discussions.

'I want the homeless number to come down': Short-term let controls on the way, says minister
# HOUSING SUPPLY
# HOUSING SUPPLY

'I want the homeless number to come down': Short-term let controls on the way, says minister

1 hour ago 3,830 Views 14 Comments

Changes to the homeless HAP are also on the way.

Have you seen Sonia? 14 year old missing from Clondalkin
# Missing
# Missing

Have you seen Sonia? 14 year old missing from Clondalkin

2 hours ago 5,898 Views 0 Comments

She has been missing since the afternoon of Thursday 29 September.

At least 30 dead as Hurricane Ian devastates parts of Florida and South Carolina
# Hurricane Ian
# Hurricane Ian

At least 30 dead as Hurricane Ian devastates parts of Florida and South Carolina

Updated 3 hours ago 16,031 Views 1 Comment

The storm could prove to be one of the costliest in US history.

Nord Stream 2 pipeline has stopped leaking gas
# Nord Stream Blast
# Nord Stream Blast

Nord Stream 2 pipeline has stopped leaking gas

Updated 3 hours ago 17,069 Views 22 Comments

The UK Prime Minister was updated on the latest situation in the Baltic by her Danish counterpart Mette Fredriksen.

€1,000 rent credit just a 'starting point', as housing minister says Govt will look to increase it
# Housing
# Housing

€1,000 rent credit just a 'starting point', as housing minister says Govt will look to increase it

3 hours ago 9,054 Views 11 Comments

A €1,000 tax credit for 2022 and 2023 was announced this week as part of the budget.

Remarkable 6-goal thriller sees Liverpool held by Brighton
# ENTERTAINING
From The42
# ENTERTAINING

Remarkable 6-goal thriller sees Liverpool held by Brighton

3 hours ago 15,710 Views 22 Comments

Leandro Trossard hit a hat-trick at Anfield.

Moscow says troops 'withdrawn' from key Ukraine town of Lyman
# War In Ukraine
# War In Ukraine

Moscow says troops 'withdrawn' from key Ukraine town of Lyman

Updated 5 hours ago 55,765 Views 30 Comments

The town is key due to its rail lines, which Russian forces have relied on for transporting goods.

Shared equity scheme to be extended to self-build homes, says minister
# Housing
# Housing

Shared equity scheme to be extended to self-build homes, says minister

5 hours ago 9,124 Views 15 Comments

Controversial planning rules for “build-to-rent” apartments are also set to be abolished.

Thousands join march calling for Welsh independence
# Wales
# Wales

Thousands join march calling for Welsh independence

5 hours ago 9,770 Views 14 Comments

The rally was organised by All Under One Banner Cymru and Yes Cymru.

Arsenal sink 10-man Spurs to prove title credentials
# Going Well
From The42
# Going Well

Arsenal sink 10-man Spurs to prove title credentials

6 hours ago 12,079 Views 15 Comments

To compound the visitors’ woe, Emerson Royal was sent off in the second half for a poor challenge.

Donnacha Ó Beacháin: 'Fake Russia Great Again' is surely Putin's new motto
# Annexation
# Annexation

Donnacha Ó Beacháin: 'Fake Russia Great Again' is surely Putin's new motto

6 hours ago 12,313 Views 20 Comments

The politics professor examines the Russian leader’s attempt this week to annex parts of Ukraine in a sham referendum.

FF Ard Fheis rejects motion to abolish the USC, minister says new 30% tax rate under review
# Ff Ard Fheis
# Ff Ard Fheis

FF Ard Fheis rejects motion to abolish the USC, minister says new 30% tax rate under review

Updated 6 hours ago 30,060 Views 59 Comments

The event takes place in the RDS in Dublin today with Taoiseach Micheál Martin due to give his speech at 6.30pm.

Kwarteng defends mini-budget as devolved administrations call for urgent talks
# MARKET MELTDOWN
# MARKET MELTDOWN

Kwarteng defends mini-budget as devolved administrations call for urgent talks

Updated 6 hours ago 14,734 Views 19 Comments

Liz Truss has admitted the Government caused ‘disruption’ of the markets, but insisted they were right to act.

No mini-budget in January, but budget package will 'get us through winter', says Martin
# Ff Ard Fheis
# Ff Ard Fheis

No mini-budget in January, but budget package will 'get us through winter', says Martin

6 hours ago 3,889 Views 6 Comments

The windfall tax take will help ‘buffer’ Ireland’s finances, says the Taoiseach.

Political leaders and actors among those set to take part in United Ireland rally
# Ireland's Future
# Ireland's Future

Political leaders and actors among those set to take part in United Ireland rally

Updated 7 hours ago 32,352 Views 64 Comments

Cold Feet star Jimmy Nesbitt will deliver the keynote address at the Ireland’s Future event in Dublin.

Opinion: This planet is not one we 'own' - it's a resource we share
# Climate Emergency
# Climate Emergency

Opinion: This planet is not one we 'own' - it's a resource we share

Updated 7 hours ago 5,957 Views 6 Comments

Environmental campaigner Jamie Rohu says we must rethink our relationship with the natural world.

Crowley and Doak show their class for Emerging Ireland
# Half Backs
From The42
# Half Backs

Crowley and Doak show their class for Emerging Ireland

Updated 8 hours ago 17,279 Views 9 Comments

The half-backs led the way in Friday’s 54-7 defeat of the Griquas.

Poll: Would you like to see a United Ireland within your lifetime?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Would you like to see a United Ireland within your lifetime?

9 hours ago 57,247 Views 77 Comments

Have your say.

Final rallies to be held in Brazil ahead of polarizing presidential election
# Brazillian Elections
# Brazillian Elections

Final rallies to be held in Brazil ahead of polarizing presidential election

10 hours ago 4,515 Views 5 Comments

Tensions are running high ahead of polling day, with Lula gunning to win outright without the need for a runoff.

What would the meaning of World Cup qualification be for Irish women's football?
# The Vera Era
From The42
# The Vera Era

What would the meaning of World Cup qualification be for Irish women's football?

Updated 10 hours ago 7,713 Views 4 Comments

‘The whole game will explode,’ says Vera Pauw.

'There were dark moments along the road. It always makes you appreciate the brighter days'
# Limerick GAA
From The42
# Limerick GAA

'There were dark moments along the road. It always makes you appreciate the brighter days'

12 hours ago 17,167 Views 2 Comments

A new hurling book, Limerick: A Biography in Nine Lives, tells the story of heartbreak and joy.

North Korea fires two missiles as South conducts military drills with US forces
# North Korea
# North Korea

North Korea fires two missiles as South conducts military drills with US forces

13 hours ago 6,588 Views 5 Comments

US Vice President Kamala Harris visited South Korea earlier this week.

'There's a World Cup next year. I still have ambitions to play for Ireland'
# Homegrown
From The42
# Homegrown

'There's a World Cup next year. I still have ambitions to play for Ireland'

13 hours ago 34,122 Views 23 Comments

James Cronin has made a superb start to life with Leicester but his exit from Munster hurt.

Electric Ireland, SSE Airtricity and Bord Gáis price hikes kick in this weekend
# Energy Costs
# Energy Costs

Electric Ireland, SSE Airtricity and Bord Gáis price hikes kick in this weekend

14 hours ago 26,011 Views 34 Comments

Increases for Electric Ireland and SSE Airtricity customers comes into effect today.

Boiling down the Budget: Here are all the major changes in one place
# Cut Through The Noise
# Cut Through The Noise

Boiling down the Budget: Here are all the major changes in one place

20 hours ago 23,117 Views 10 Comments
  • Now that we're a few days past the announcement, it's time to take stock of what the Budget brought, what it means for people, and how the country responded.
  • Here's where you can find everything you need to know about Budget 2023 on The Journal.

Yesterday's News

Russia vetoes UN bid against Ukraine annexations as China abstains
# War In Ukraine
# War In Ukraine

Russia vetoes UN bid against Ukraine annexations as China abstains

Updated 22 hours ago 115,134 Views 116 Comments

Referendums held in the four regions were labelled as a ‘sham’ by the west.

Hurricane Ian makes landfall again in South Carolina
# Hurricane Ian
# Hurricane Ian

Hurricane Ian makes landfall again in South Carolina

22 hours ago 11,450 Views 3 Comments

Ian left a broad swathe of destruction after it went ashore on Florida’s Gulf Coast as one of the strongest storms ever to hit the US.

Leinster ride out the storm to escape from Belfast with a seven-point win
# Rivalry
From The42
# Rivalry

Leinster ride out the storm to escape from Belfast with a seven-point win

23 hours ago 22,464 Views 25 Comments

Ulster lost 20-13 to Leinster in round three of the URC this evening.

‘Global first’ ruling that online content contributed to Molly Russell’s death
# Molly Russell
# Molly Russell

‘Global first’ ruling that online content contributed to Molly Russell’s death

Updated 23 hours ago 43,449 Views 0 Comments

Andrew Walker concluded the 14-year-old died ‘from an act of self-harm while suffering depression and the negative effects of online content’.

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

Here's What Happened Today: Friday

Fri 8:48 PM 6,211 Views 0 Comments

Here’s what made the headlines today.

Taoiseach defends Govt housing policy, says O'Brien will remain in role after Cabinet reshuffle
# Ff Ard Fheis
# Ff Ard Fheis

Taoiseach defends Govt housing policy, says O'Brien will remain in role after Cabinet reshuffle

Fri 8:20 PM 14,173 Views 65 Comments

The Government is not happy with the record high homelessness figures, Micheál Martin says.

Nord Stream pipeline blasts equal to several hundred kilos of TNT says report
# Sabotage
# Sabotage

Nord Stream pipeline blasts equal to several hundred kilos of TNT says report

Updated Fri 7:59 PM 24,727 Views 51 Comments

The UN Security Council is due to hold an emergency meeting on the leaks later today.

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