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Coronavirus: 5,156 new cases confirmed in Ireland
# Latest Figures
# Latest Figures

Coronavirus: 5,156 new cases confirmed in Ireland

3 minutes ago 2,195 Views 0 Comments

The Department of Health confirmed the latest figures today.

Australia approves Pfizer Covid-19 vaccine for children aged 5-11
# Vaccine Approval
# Vaccine Approval

Australia approves Pfizer Covid-19 vaccine for children aged 5-11

30 minutes ago 1,317 Views 7 Comments

“It is about keeping our kids safe, keeping our families safe, keeping all Australians safe,” Australia’s Health Minister said.

CNN fires Chris Cuomo over help he gave to ex-governor brother with accusations
# Andrew Cuomo
# Andrew Cuomo

CNN fires Chris Cuomo over help he gave to ex-governor brother with accusations

1 hour ago 4,985 Views 10 Comments

The network has said it will continue to investigate their former staffer’s conduct ‘as appropriate’.

Fionnuala McCormack smashes her personal best to finish 5th at Valencia Marathon
# Flying Fionnuala
From The42
# Flying Fionnuala

Fionnuala McCormack smashes her personal best to finish 5th at Valencia Marathon

1 hour ago 4,805 Views 5 Comments

McCormack’s time of 2:23:58 is second only to Catherina McKiernan’s national record.

Status Yellow wind warning issued ahead of Storm Barra next week
# Storm Barra
# Storm Barra

Status Yellow wind warning issued ahead of Storm Barra next week

1 hour ago 13,519 Views 8 Comments

The weather warning will be in place for the country on Tuesday and early Wednesday.

New travel test rules take effect for inbound passengers to Ireland
# Travel
# Travel

New travel test rules take effect for inbound passengers to Ireland

1 hour ago 11,740 Views 24 Comments

Ireland is exempt from further rules on testing announced yesterday for people travelling to the UK.

Poll: Would you eat a meatless Christmas dinner?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Would you eat a meatless Christmas dinner?

3 hours ago 37,406 Views 81 Comments

Would you consider a turkey-less Christmas?

Sitdown Sunday: A road trip with Ireland's most exciting hip hop acts
# 7 Great Reads
# 7 Great Reads

Sitdown Sunday: A road trip with Ireland's most exciting hip hop acts

4 hours ago 9,486 Views 0 Comments

Settle back in a comfy chair and sit back with some of the week’s best longreads.

Repatriation flight for 156 people returning to Ireland leaves Morocco
# Omicron
# Omicron

Repatriation flight for 156 people returning to Ireland leaves Morocco

4 hours ago 21,049 Views 11 Comments

Morocco has banned all incoming flights for at least two weeks.

Death toll rises to 13 after eruption of Indonesia volcano
# Mount Semeru
# Mount Semeru

Death toll rises to 13 after eruption of Indonesia volcano

5 hours ago 11,901 Views 3 Comments

The Mount Semeru volcano erupted yesterday.

What are face mask requirements for primary school children in other European countries?
# Explainer
# Explainer

What are face mask requirements for primary school children in other European countries?

5 hours ago 22,517 Views 47 Comments

Nine to 12 year-olds are now required to wear face masks in Ireland.

Katie McCabe's Arsenal face Chelsea in today's historic FA Cup final at Wembley
# Preview
From The42
# Preview

Katie McCabe's Arsenal face Chelsea in today's historic FA Cup final at Wembley

6 hours ago 11,538 Views 3 Comments

The Republic of Ireland captain will fly the flag on the big stage.

Therapy services at special school still not restored despite Taoiseach's assurances
# Education
# Education

Therapy services at special school still not restored despite Taoiseach's assurances

6 hours ago 10,919 Views 6 Comments

One child has been taken out of the school because of the lack of on-site clinicians with the relevant skills.

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Luxury meets industry at this €750k Kinsale renovation that’s far from run of the mill
'This will not happen in my classroom': Online anti-mask teacher group say they will fight new rules
# Pushback
# Pushback

'This will not happen in my classroom': Online anti-mask teacher group say they will fight new rules

13 hours ago 47,883 Views 0 Comments

Many teachers in the group have said they will not comply with the new rules.

Yesterday’s News

Quiz: How well do you know Britney Spears' music?
# Quiz
# Quiz

Quiz: How well do you know Britney Spears' music?

15 hours ago 37,260 Views 11 Comments

She turned 40 this week, let’s celebrate her a bit.

How are Munster shaping up for their Champions Cup clash with Wasps?
# In Flux
From The42
# In Flux

How are Munster shaping up for their Champions Cup clash with Wasps?

Updated 15 hours ago 38,350 Views 16 Comments

The southern province have some highly experienced players available.

'I hope one day he finds a manager that plays him more than I do'
# Super Sub
From The42
# Super Sub

'I hope one day he finds a manager that plays him more than I do'

Updated 16 hours ago 62,274 Views 25 Comments

Jurgen Klopp was full of praise for Divock Origi after the Belgian scored another important goal for Liverpool.

Here's What Happened Today: Saturday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Saturday

16 hours ago 10,065 Views 5 Comments

Your round-up of today’s headlines.

Wielding a gun with no ammunition: The UK, the EU and the battle over the Northern Ireland Protocol
# Article 16
# Article 16

Wielding a gun with no ammunition: The UK, the EU and the battle over the Northern Ireland Protocol

17 hours ago 21,022 Views 17 Comments

It hasn’t gone away, you know.

Opinion: 'It's like a war has ended and you don’t know who you are anymore'
# Sex Trafficking
# Sex Trafficking

Opinion: 'It's like a war has ended and you don’t know who you are anymore'

18 hours ago 16,117 Views 0 Comments

Mia de Faoite documents the horror and abuse that come with prostitution and trafficking and says society must not forget these women.

Drugs worth €120,000 seized in operation targeting paramilitaries in Belfast
# Paramilitaries
# Paramilitaries

Drugs worth €120,000 seized in operation targeting paramilitaries in Belfast

18 hours ago 14,063 Views 15 Comments

A 21-year-old man has been arrested.

Five bodies found at house in Germany
# Bodies Found
# Bodies Found

Five bodies found at house in Germany

19 hours ago 66,247 Views 9 Comments

The discovery was made at a house near Berlin.

Origi nets last-gasp winner for Liverpool at Wolves
# Late Late Show
From The42
# Late Late Show

Origi nets last-gasp winner for Liverpool at Wolves

19 hours ago 24,979 Views 17 Comments

The substitute fired in from close range just as it looked like the Reds would fail to score for the first time in eight months.

Amazon pair charged over stolen parcels in Dublin
# Court
# Court

Amazon pair charged over stolen parcels in Dublin

20 hours ago 67,330 Views 0 Comments

The two men appeared before Dublin District Court today.

Have you seen Monika? Gardaí concerned for Letterkenny resident's welfare
# Missing
# Missing

Have you seen Monika? Gardaí concerned for Letterkenny resident's welfare

21 hours ago 21,777 Views 0 Comments

Monika Furgal (39) went missing from her Letterkenny home on Thursday.

'Deepening Atlantic depression' to bring rain and wind on Tuesday and Wednesday
# Wet And Windy
# Wet And Windy

'Deepening Atlantic depression' to bring rain and wind on Tuesday and Wednesday

22 hours ago 31,318 Views 28 Comments

There will be strong winds and heavy rainfall for part of next week.

'I am still able to hack it around like I do on the golf course' - Donaghy chasing Kerry glory at 38
# Kieran Donaghy
From The42
# Kieran Donaghy

'I am still able to hack it around like I do on the golf course' - Donaghy chasing Kerry glory at 38

Updated 22 hours ago 24,577 Views 6 Comments

The veteran forward remains central to the Austin Stacks challenge as they face tomorrow’s county final.

Gardaí issue further appeal for witnesses to Tallaght shooting
# Witness Appeal
# Witness Appeal

Gardaí issue further appeal for witnesses to Tallaght shooting

23 hours ago 19,734 Views 5 Comments

Gardaí are also appealing to anyone who knows of any person who “sustained unexplained burn injuries” in the past 24 hours to contact them.

Coronavirus: 5,622 new cases confirmed in Ireland
# Latest Figures
# Latest Figures

Coronavirus: 5,622 new cases confirmed in Ireland

23 hours ago 87,686 Views 152 Comments

The Department of Health confirmed the latest figures today.

Varadkar says public should 'not lose heart' as patient numbers drop below 500
# Hospital Numbers
# Hospital Numbers

Varadkar says public should 'not lose heart' as patient numbers drop below 500

23 hours ago 43,650 Views 89 Comments

The Táinaiste says the fall in patient numbers is a sign health measures are working.

Thousands flee as Mount Semeru volcano erupts in Indonesia
# Volcano
# Volcano

Thousands flee as Mount Semeru volcano erupts in Indonesia

23 hours ago 14,945 Views 7 Comments

There were no immediate reports of casualties.

'We lost mam to suicide. It was the hardest thing I have ever been through in my entire life'
# Interview
From The42
# Interview

'We lost mam to suicide. It was the hardest thing I have ever been through in my entire life'

Updated Sat 12:14 PM 102,512 Views 11 Comments

Fermanagh footballer Brenda Bannon speaks about the loss of her mother and how counselling helped her with bereavement.

The Treaty: Timeline of 'the most important document in Irish history'
# 100 Years On
# 100 Years On

The Treaty: Timeline of 'the most important document in Irish history'

Sat 12:04 PM 24,991 Views 32 Comments

The Anglo-Irish Treaty, or simply ‘The Treaty’, was signed on 6 December 1921.

Fear and loathing (and unbridled enthusiasm) in London: How the Treaty negotiators were greeted
# Donal Fallon
# Donal Fallon

Fear and loathing (and unbridled enthusiasm) in London: How the Treaty negotiators were greeted

Sat 12:01 PM 17,223 Views 12 Comments

There was huge interest in the representatives of republican Ireland in some sections of London society, Donal Fallon writes.

Thousands in the UK enter eighth day without power following Storm Arwen
# Storm Arwen
# Storm Arwen

Thousands in the UK enter eighth day without power following Storm Arwen

Sat 11:59 AM 13,065 Views 5 Comments

Forecasters have warned almost freezing temperatures will hit parts of the UK over the weekend.

Parents of teenager accused over Michigan school shooting arrested
# Ethan Crumbley
# Ethan Crumbley

Parents of teenager accused over Michigan school shooting arrested

Updated Sat 10:58 AM 54,030 Views 1 Comment

They were charged after investigators in Michigan said the husband bought the gun used by Ethan Crumbley.

'My son's been thrown under the bus': Warning that mask rules leave Deaf children 'isolated' in school
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

'My son's been thrown under the bus': Warning that mask rules leave Deaf children 'isolated' in school

Sat 10:30 AM 30,206 Views 56 Comments

Since Wednesday, children aged 9-12 have been required to wear masks in school.

The Irishman working with Ronan O'Gara and La Rochelle on 'themeing'
# CONNECTION
From The42
# CONNECTION

The Irishman working with Ronan O'Gara and La Rochelle on 'themeing'

Sat 10:00 AM 28,460 Views 4 Comments

Mullingar man David Sharkey has been consulting behind the scenes with the French club.

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