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Today’s News

'An ongoing risk': Hep A outbreak at council site left five Traveller children hospitalised
# Tough Start
# Tough Start

'An ongoing risk': Hep A outbreak at council site left five Traveller children hospitalised

5 hours ago 6,225 Views 0 Comments
  • Noteworthy and The Journal investigate lack of action on Traveller-specific accommodation across Ireland
  • Reporter Cormac Fitzgerald reveals hepatitis A outbreak likely caused by unsanitary conditions at site
  • Children speak about living in overcrowded trailers, waking up freezing and having no green space to play
Funding red tape has led to low output of Traveller-specific accommodation
# Funding Failure
# Funding Failure

Funding red tape has led to low output of Traveller-specific accommodation

5 hours ago 1,771 Views 0 Comments

Noteworthy takes a deep dive into the funding issues that resulted in poor resourcing of housing projects.

Yesterday’s News

Quiz: Can you finish the lyrics to these popular nightclub songs?
# Quiz
# Quiz

Quiz: Can you finish the lyrics to these popular nightclub songs?

7 hours ago 26,368 Views 5 Comments

It’s been a while.

Luke Shaw feels thrashing had been coming as heat rises on Ole Gunnar Solskjaer
# Dark Day
From The42
# Dark Day

Luke Shaw feels thrashing had been coming as heat rises on Ole Gunnar Solskjaer

Updated 7 hours ago 31,046 Views 37 Comments

Liverpool’s biggest ever Old Trafford win compounded poor recent performances and will test the United hierarchy’s support of Ole Gunnar Solskjaer.

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

Here's What Happened Today: Monday

9 hours ago 8,810 Views 2 Comments

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

Opinion: Young people are demanding action on climate and biodiversity, we can't let them down
# Bulbsforbees
# Bulbsforbees

Opinion: Young people are demanding action on climate and biodiversity, we can't let them down

10 hours ago 10,504 Views 48 Comments

Yvonne McKenna of Gaisce outlines their plans to encourage biodiversity by asking the public to plant bulbs for the bees.

UK's Frost sets December deadline for reaching protocol agreement with EU
# Brexit
# Brexit

UK's Frost sets December deadline for reaching protocol agreement with EU

10 hours ago 14,080 Views 35 Comments

The Brexit minister said there remained ‘significant’ gaps between the two sides on reforming the treaty.

Screen Watch: Your guide to the best TV movies this week
# Nights In
# Nights In

Screen Watch: Your guide to the best TV movies this week

10 hours ago 14,806 Views 4 Comments

Here are our picks of movies on TV this week.

Teenage boy (17) missing from Blanchardstown since Saturday
# Missing
# Missing

Teenage boy (17) missing from Blanchardstown since Saturday

11 hours ago 21,853 Views 0 Comments

Dylan McCarroll was last seen on Saturday.

UN warns countries’ carbon-cutting plans put world on course for 2.7C temperature rises
# Climate Change
# Climate Change

UN warns countries’ carbon-cutting plans put world on course for 2.7C temperature rises

11 hours ago 8,177 Views 29 Comments

The UN climate chief has urged countries to redouble their efforts to avoid a climate crisis.

'Failing to act would have grave consequences': Proposed carbon budget charts new climate path
# Climate Action
# Climate Action

'Failing to act would have grave consequences': Proposed carbon budget charts new climate path

11 hours ago 23,771 Views 90 Comments

The carbon budget would see Ireland’s emissions fall by 95 million tonnes between 2021-2025 and 2026-2030.

Sudan’s military takes power in coup and arrests prime minister
# Military Coup
# Military Coup

Sudan’s military takes power in coup and arrests prime minister

Updated 12 hours ago 22,201 Views 20 Comments

Two people have reportedly been killed after security forces opened fire on crowds of protesters.

Friend backs Carty after out-half’s masterclass helps Connacht to big win
# Jack Carty
From The42
# Jack Carty

Friend backs Carty after out-half’s masterclass helps Connacht to big win

Updated 12 hours ago 24,215 Views 46 Comments

The Connacht No10 missed out on international selection yet again last week.

Facebook whistleblower says social network makes hate ‘unquestionably worse’
# Frances Haugen
# Frances Haugen

Facebook whistleblower says social network makes hate ‘unquestionably worse’

12 hours ago 12,945 Views 18 Comments

Frances Haugen told UK MPs there was a ‘weak spot’ within the tech giant on who you could turn to for escalating concerns.

20 pregnant and postpartum women admitted to ICU with Covid since June, obstetrician says
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

20 pregnant and postpartum women admitted to ICU with Covid since June, obstetrician says

13 hours ago 30,324 Views 38 Comments

Dr. Cliona Murphy also said that three women had been transferred to general hospitals for ICU care this weekend alone.

Man (40s) seriously injured in hit-and-run incident in Galway on Sunday night
# R336
# R336

Man (40s) seriously injured in hit-and-run incident in Galway on Sunday night

14 hours ago 19,181 Views 0 Comments

The collision occurred between Furbo and Spiddal at around 8.30pm when a male pedestrian was struck by a car.

Shelbourne announce surprise departure of manager Ian Morris
# Stepping Down
From The42
# Stepping Down

Shelbourne announce surprise departure of manager Ian Morris

14 hours ago 20,524 Views 14 Comments

Morris has led Shels to promotion twice in his three seasons in charge.

EU medicines agency starts review of Merck oral Covid drug
# Merck
# Merck

EU medicines agency starts review of Merck oral Covid drug

14 hours ago 23,034 Views 35 Comments

The move comes two weeks after Merck applied for emergency use in the US of the anti-coronavirus drug.

Man to appear in court following the seizure of €460k worth of cannabis in Carlow
# Carlow
# Carlow

Man to appear in court following the seizure of €460k worth of cannabis in Carlow

15 hours ago 10,409 Views 0 Comments

The man was arrested by gardaí on Saturday.

France prepares to return Benin treasures
# Artefacts
# Artefacts

France prepares to return Benin treasures

15 hours ago 20,743 Views 10 Comments

The decision could have potential ramifications across European museums.

Coronavirus: 1,845 new cases of Covid-19 confirmed in Ireland
# Daily Cases
# Daily Cases

Coronavirus: 1,845 new cases of Covid-19 confirmed in Ireland

16 hours ago 56,666 Views 55 Comments

The Department of Health confirmed the latest figures this afternoon.

Russians told to stay away from work as daily Covid-19 cases hit record high
# Russia
# Russia

Russians told to stay away from work as daily Covid-19 cases hit record high

16 hours ago 27,562 Views 15 Comments

President Vladimir Putin has ordered Russians not to go to work between October 30 and November 7, when the country will observe an extended holiday.

'This is the worst I’ve been, the lowest I’ve been' - Solskjaer
# Rock Bottom
From The42
# Rock Bottom

'This is the worst I’ve been, the lowest I’ve been' - Solskjaer

Updated 17 hours ago 39,990 Views 51 Comments

Manchester United have now lost three of their last four Premier League games.

Woman (20s) seriously injured in motorbike hit-and-run incident in Dublin on Sunday night
# Priorswood
# Priorswood

Woman (20s) seriously injured in motorbike hit-and-run incident in Dublin on Sunday night

17 hours ago 26,972 Views 0 Comments

The collision occurred on the Priorswood Road in Dublin 17 at around 11.15pm.

Poll: Do you plan to watch some horror films this Halloween?
# Horror Films
# Horror Films

Poll: Do you plan to watch some horror films this Halloween?

18 hours ago 22,047 Views 33 Comments

There’s plenty to choose from ranging between the child-friendly to the very scary ones.

Increase in number of people registering for Covid-19 vaccine - HSE
# Vaccination
# Vaccination

Increase in number of people registering for Covid-19 vaccine - HSE

19 hours ago 33,675 Views 113 Comments

The HSE’s Damien McCallion said an information campaign will run over the next 10 days to encourage people to take up a vaccine.

Alec Baldwin ‘was careful with guns before fatal shooting’
# Halyna Hutchins
# Halyna Hutchins

Alec Baldwin ‘was careful with guns before fatal shooting’

19 hours ago 36,541 Views 36 Comments

A cameraman told police that the actor was very careful around weapons and had been told the gun ‘was cold’.

South Korea’s leader vows to continue to push for talks with North
# South Korea
# South Korea

South Korea’s leader vows to continue to push for talks with North

20 hours ago 5,522 Views 10 Comments

Moon Jae-in said he will continue to push for peace through dialogue and diplomacy.

'It has to be now' - The Liverpool captain eyeing a first-ever major tournament for Ireland
# History
From The42
# History

'It has to be now' - The Liverpool captain eyeing a first-ever major tournament for Ireland

21 hours ago 16,778 Views 0 Comments

Niamh Fahey: ‘You can’t keep saying, ‘We’re building, we’re waiting.’ There’s no more time to talk, it has to be done.’

'Is this good enough anymore?': Why years of 'media silence' around climate won't return
# Climate News
# Climate News

'Is this good enough anymore?': Why years of 'media silence' around climate won't return

21 hours ago 11,135 Views 19 Comments

US journalist Mark Hertsgaard said: “The main thing is to play the story as big as the story is.”

Jennifer Aniston leads tributes following Friends’ James Michael Tyler’s death
# Tributes
# Tributes

Jennifer Aniston leads tributes following Friends’ James Michael Tyler’s death

22 hours ago 76,531 Views 18 Comments

Tyler played Gunther, the quirky coffee shop manager with bleached hair and an unrequited love for Aniston’s Rachel.

Opinion: Government has squandered an opportunity to make real, balanced, and lasting changes
# Budget 2022
# Budget 2022

Opinion: Government has squandered an opportunity to make real, balanced, and lasting changes

22 hours ago 13,028 Views 15 Comments

The Civil Engagement Group senators say the government needs to be fairer and act faster in its budgets.

Is the Protocol bad or good for firms in Northern Ireland? It's both, they say
# Brexit
# Brexit

Is the Protocol bad or good for firms in Northern Ireland? It's both, they say

Mon 12:05 AM 15,503 Views 10 Comments

The EU’s suggested changes will fix some – but not all – problems with post-Brexit trade in Northern Ireland.

Sunday 24 October, 2021

Quiz: How much do you know about Ireland and climate change?
# Quiz
# Quiz

Quiz: How much do you know about Ireland and climate change?

Sun 10:00 PM 29,614 Views 17 Comments

Test yourself.

'A huge moment' - Ireland secure World Cup spot after beating Wales
# Success
From The42
# Success

'A huge moment' - Ireland secure World Cup spot after beating Wales

Sun 9:16 PM 38,642 Views 9 Comments

Anna O’Flanagan was the hero on the day.

Money Diaries: A PhD student on €16K living and studying in Dublin
# HISMM
# HISMM

Money Diaries: A PhD student on €16K living and studying in Dublin

Sun 8:00 PM 55,999 Views 26 Comments

This week, our reader is earning very little during a PhD but manages her spending by planning lots of homecooked meals.

Your Evening Longread: How Nicholas Braun becomes the bumbling Cousin Greg in Succession
# Evening Sitdown
# Evening Sitdown

Your Evening Longread: How Nicholas Braun becomes the bumbling Cousin Greg in Succession

Sun 8:00 PM 15,680 Views 11 Comments

We bring you an interesting longread each evening to take your mind off the news.

Harry Maguire apologises to Man United fans
# Sorry Scenes
From The42
# Sorry Scenes

Harry Maguire apologises to Man United fans

Sun 7:47 PM 65,698 Views 64 Comments

The Red Devils were beaten 5-0 by their arch-rivals Liverpool at Old Trafford.

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

Here's What Happened Today: Sunday

Sun 7:41 PM 13,483 Views 0 Comments

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

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