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Today’s News

'Frightening' language and no abortion information: Warning issued over rogue pregnancy services
# Crisis Pregnancy
# Crisis Pregnancy

'Frightening' language and no abortion information: Warning issued over rogue pregnancy services

4 hours ago 4,168 Views 0 Comments
  • A number of unregulated crisis pregnancy services present themselves as unbiased but have an anti-abortion stance
  • The HSE said such services may try to frighten women and refuse to give them information about abortion services
  • Women who have inadvertently engaged with these groups have found the experience "extremely distressing", Órla Ryan reports

Yesterday’s News

Quiz: How much do you know about superheroes?
# Test Yourself
# Test Yourself

Quiz: How much do you know about superheroes?

6 hours ago 19,641 Views 16 Comments

Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it’s tonight’s quiz!

Huge boost for Mayo as Oisín Mullin turns down AFL move to stay in Ireland
# Green And Red
From The42
# Green And Red

Huge boost for Mayo as Oisín Mullin turns down AFL move to stay in Ireland

6 hours ago 18,352 Views 21 Comments

‘After some careful thinking and a lot of support from family, I have decided to stay in Ireland.’

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

Here's What Happened Today: Sunday

7 hours ago 7,975 Views 1 Comment

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

Gardaí begin investigation as man dies in Limerick motorcycle collision
# Limerick
# Limerick

Gardaí begin investigation as man dies in Limerick motorcycle collision

7 hours ago 20,559 Views 0 Comments

The 26-year-old man died in the collision which happened at lunchtime today.

Commemoration marks the 100th anniversary of the handover of Dublin Castle
# 100 Years
# 100 Years

Commemoration marks the 100th anniversary of the handover of Dublin Castle

8 hours ago 9,692 Views 18 Comments

Michael Collins and other members of the provisional Government took over Dublin Castle from the British 100 years ago today.

Money Diaries: A development chemist on €63K living in Cork City
# HISMM
# HISMM

Money Diaries: A development chemist on €63K living in Cork City

8 hours ago 24,793 Views 11 Comments

This week, our reader is working hard in Cork and enjoying a bit of socialising while paying back his Mam.

Report expected to call for new Cork Army Ranger Wing base to counter maritime terror threat
# Special Forces
# Special Forces

Report expected to call for new Cork Army Ranger Wing base to counter maritime terror threat

9 hours ago 29,060 Views 56 Comments

The Army Ranger Wing have a group within their unit with specialist maritime training such as combat diving.

'Tough week for the family but a win this morning and a win there for us'
# St Finbarr's
From The42
# St Finbarr's

'Tough week for the family but a win this morning and a win there for us'

10 hours ago 40,089 Views 0 Comments

St Finbarr’s defender Sam Ryan dedicated today’s Munster win to his brother Cian.

Alec Baldwin surrenders his phone in shooting investigation
# Halyna Hutchins
# Halyna Hutchins

Alec Baldwin surrenders his phone in shooting investigation

11 hours ago 23,576 Views 0 Comments

US authorities are investigating the death of cinematographer Halyna Hutchins.

Varadkar: Ireland coming to the point where it needs to 'move on' from Covid-19 restrictions
# Leo Varadkar
# Leo Varadkar

Varadkar: Ireland coming to the point where it needs to 'move on' from Covid-19 restrictions

12 hours ago 54,283 Views 71 Comments

Tánaiste Leo Varadkar was speaking on RTE Radio.

University Hospital Limerick announce visiting ban due to Covid-19 outbreak
# Uhl
# Uhl

University Hospital Limerick announce visiting ban due to Covid-19 outbreak

12 hours ago 23,425 Views 19 Comments

The hospital said three wards are currently affected, but they have restricted visits to all inpatient wards as a precautionary measure.

Leinster demolish Montpellier by 82 points in record-breaking European win
# One Way Traffic
From The42
# One Way Traffic

Leinster demolish Montpellier by 82 points in record-breaking European win

13 hours ago 47,848 Views 56 Comments

The province eclipsed their previous biggest win in Europe, set against Bourgoin back in 2004.

Poll: Have you broken your New Year's resolutions?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Have you broken your New Year's resolutions?

14 hours ago 20,698 Views 21 Comments

Motivation may beginning to wane for some a fortnight into the new year.

Beijing reports first local Omicron case ahead of Winter Olympics
# Olympic Games
# Olympic Games

Beijing reports first local Omicron case ahead of Winter Olympics

14 hours ago 11,687 Views 19 Comments

The infection comes less than three weeks before the Winter Olympic Games’ opening ceremony on 4 February.

Covid-19: 10,753 positive PCRs, 4,208 positive antigen tests, 965 in hospital and 88 in ICU
# Latest Figures
# Latest Figures

Covid-19: 10,753 positive PCRs, 4,208 positive antigen tests, 965 in hospital and 88 in ICU

15 hours ago 59,145 Views 88 Comments

The latest figures were confirmed by the Department of Health today.

'Disappointed' Djokovic deported from Australia after losing last-ditch court appeal
# Game Set And Match
# Game Set And Match

'Disappointed' Djokovic deported from Australia after losing last-ditch court appeal

Updated 15 hours ago 108,287 Views 196 Comments

He now faces a three-year ban from entering the country.

Ashling Murphy: Funeral arrangements announced as vigils continue across the country
# Ashling Murphy
# Ashling Murphy

Ashling Murphy: Funeral arrangements announced as vigils continue across the country

16 hours ago 64,731 Views 0 Comments

Vigils will be held in Co Kilkenny and Co Armagh this afternoon in memory of Ashling.

Hostages released after stand-off at synagogue in Texas
# Colleyville
# Colleyville

Hostages released after stand-off at synagogue in Texas

17 hours ago 20,348 Views 0 Comments

The FBI said the man was specifically focused on an issue not directly connected to the Jewish community.

Former Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu ‘negotiating plea deal in corruption case’
# Israel
# Israel

Former Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu ‘negotiating plea deal in corruption case’

17 hours ago 13,831 Views 0 Comments

Netanyahu is on trial for fraud, breach of trust and accepting bribes in three separate cases.

The Benin international who lit up Irish football
# Fan Favourite
From The42
# Fan Favourite

The Benin international who lit up Irish football

18 hours ago 22,709 Views 1 Comment

Romuald Boco recalls his League of Ireland days and the three times he played in the Africa Cup of Nations.

Gardaí appeal for information on man's body found in 'unexplained circumstances' in Donegal
# Buncrana
# Buncrana

Gardaí appeal for information on man's body found in 'unexplained circumstances' in Donegal

18 hours ago 24,634 Views 0 Comments

The man’s body was found lying in a laneway behind a row of houses in Knockalla Drive in Buncrana on Friday.

Ashling Murphy murder: Gardaí carry out searches as investigation continues
# Tullamore
# Tullamore

Ashling Murphy murder: Gardaí carry out searches as investigation continues

19 hours ago 123,824 Views 0 Comments

Detectives have spoken to a person of interest in the probe, who remains in hospital.

Sitdown Sunday: The tourists who experience 'India syndrome' after falling in love with the country
# 7 Great Reads
# 7 Great Reads

Sitdown Sunday: The tourists who experience 'India syndrome' after falling in love with the country

19 hours ago 29,527 Views 9 Comments

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

Tsunami threat recedes from huge Pacific volcanic eruption
# Tonga
# Tonga

Tsunami threat recedes from huge Pacific volcanic eruption

19 hours ago 16,569 Views 0 Comments

It sent tsunami waves crashing across the shore in Tonga and people rushing to higher ground.

Ireland has much to learn from history of division, Taoiseach says
# Micheál Martin
# Micheál Martin

Ireland has much to learn from history of division, Taoiseach says

20 hours ago 13,423 Views 25 Comments

Micheál Martin was speaking at an academic conference marking 100 years since the handing over of Dublin Castle by the British.

'I went to Barcelona and spent €2,500. That's the kind of release I was living for'
# Happy Place
From The42
# Happy Place

'I went to Barcelona and spent €2,500. That's the kind of release I was living for'

20 hours ago 68,699 Views 9 Comments

Niall Saunders retired from professional rugby at the age of 22 and is better for it.

Commemoration to mark the 100th anniversary of Dublin Castle handover taking place today
# 100 Years On
# 100 Years On

Commemoration to mark the 100th anniversary of Dublin Castle handover taking place today

20 hours ago 13,103 Views 14 Comments

On 16 January 1922 at 1.45pm, the Viceroy of Ireland formally handed over power.

Boris Johnson faces further calls to resign as reports suggest No 10 team to be culled
# UK
# UK

Boris Johnson faces further calls to resign as reports suggest No 10 team to be culled

20 hours ago 26,723 Views 21 Comments

Johnson is preparing to announce a series of policies as he looks to survive pressure over the partygate revelations.

After a month without a game - Leinster are set to take out their anger on Montpellier today
# Revenge Mission
From The42
# Revenge Mission

After a month without a game - Leinster are set to take out their anger on Montpellier today

21 hours ago 16,162 Views 13 Comments

Leinster were stung by the European Cup’s decision to award Montpellier a 28-0 win last month – they get their chance for revenge today.

Methane: Levels of the potent greenhouse gas are still on the rise - here's why that matters
# CLIMATE CRISIS
# CLIMATE CRISIS

Methane: Levels of the potent greenhouse gas are still on the rise - here's why that matters

21 hours ago 11,039 Views 29 Comments

Methane is a powerful greenhouse gas, and recent data shows its atmospheric concentration is still increasing.

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Facebook runs dozens of ads targeting Irish users with anti-vaccine and Covid-sceptic content
# Misinformation
# Misinformation

Facebook runs dozens of ads targeting Irish users with anti-vaccine and Covid-sceptic content

Sun 12:05 AM 33,022 Views 0 Comments
  • A search of Facebook’s ad library this week found 40 ads sharing pandemic-related misinformation or Covid-sceptic slogans, Stephen McDermott writes.
  • Advertisers included a company selling t-shirts, video bloggers promoting and a firm offering a 'vaccine detox' retreat in the south of Spain.
  • A Government TD described the level of misinformation in the ads as "absolutely startling".

Saturday 15 January, 2022

Quiz: How much do you know about these non-alcoholic beverages?
# Thirsty Work
# Thirsty Work

Quiz: How much do you know about these non-alcoholic beverages?

Sat 10:00 PM 63,727 Views 32 Comments

Do you want a soft drink Franteen?

There was one winning ticket of tonight's €19 million 'must-be-won' Lotto draw
# At Last
# At Last

There was one winning ticket of tonight's €19 million 'must-be-won' Lotto draw

Updated Sat 9:40 PM 149,697 Views 119 Comments

The top prize had been capped at €19 million since October.

Ireland's Idah: 'I was over the moon. To get a Premier League goal is what every kid wants'
# Rebel Roar
From The42
# Rebel Roar

Ireland's Idah: 'I was over the moon. To get a Premier League goal is what every kid wants'

Sat 9:35 PM 22,542 Views 16 Comments

The Irish international scored his first goal in the English top-flight today.

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

Here's What Happened Today: Saturday

Sat 9:08 PM 11,782 Views 0 Comments

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

Man missing from Kerry 'found safe and well'
# Found
# Found

Man missing from Kerry 'found safe and well'

Sat 8:01 PM 29,784 Views 0 Comments

Bernard Szilasi had been missing since Thursday.

Boris Johnson may find out the hard way that Tories are nothing if not ruthless
# Et Tu Boris
# Et Tu Boris

Boris Johnson may find out the hard way that Tories are nothing if not ruthless

Sat 8:00 PM 30,271 Views 10 Comments

Johnson wouldn’t be the first if he’s forced to resign by his own party.

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