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Today’s News

Heartbreak for Liverpool as Real Madrid edge Champions League final
# Report
From The42
# Report

Heartbreak for Liverpool as Real Madrid edge Champions League final

42 minutes ago 16,945 Views 111 Comments

Vinícius Júnior’s 59th-minute goal won it for Carlo Ancelotti’s men.

Quiz: How much do you know about Cillian Murphy?
# Quiz
# Quiz

Quiz: How much do you know about Cillian Murphy?

1 hour ago 9,349 Views 0 Comments

How well do you know the Peaky Blinders star?

Champions League final delayed as fans struggle to enter Stade de France
# Unplanned
From The42
# Unplanned

Champions League final delayed as fans struggle to enter Stade de France

2 hours ago 11,770 Views 8 Comments

The match was supposed to kick off at 8pm Irish time at the Stade de France.

More than 30 die in stampede at Nigeria church food event
# Nigeria
# Nigeria

More than 30 die in stampede at Nigeria church food event

3 hours ago 9,473 Views 5 Comments

A church organisation was offering food and gifts for the impoverished at the Port Harcourt Polo Club when a “mammoth” crowd got out of control.

Five-star Dublin put Kildare to the sword in one-sided Leinster final
# Ruthless
From The42
# Ruthless

Five-star Dublin put Kildare to the sword in one-sided Leinster final

3 hours ago 26,694 Views 17 Comments

Con O’Callaghan grabbed 1-5 as Dessie Farrell’s team completed the Leinster 12-in-a-row.

Opinion: The journey to full LGBTQI+ equality is far from over
# Justice For All
# Justice For All

Opinion: The journey to full LGBTQI+ equality is far from over

3 hours ago 4,581 Views 1 Comment

FLAC’s Eilis Barry says LGBTQI+ rights have come a long way, but much still needs to be done.

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

Here's What Happened Today: Saturday

3 hours ago 3,933 Views 0 Comments

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

Ronan O'Gara leads La Rochelle to first Champions Cup title with stunning last-gasp victory over Leinster
# Late Late Show
From The42
# Late Late Show

Ronan O'Gara leads La Rochelle to first Champions Cup title with stunning last-gasp victory over Leinster

4 hours ago 49,851 Views 146 Comments

Arthur Retiere scored a late try to deny Leinster a fifth European star in the most dramatic of fashion in Marseille.

Dublin Airport alert after refugee author got onto plane without boarding pass
# Dublin District Court
# Dublin District Court

Dublin Airport alert after refugee author got onto plane without boarding pass

4 hours ago 43,423 Views 0 Comments

She is accused of knowingly causing a false alarm by boarding the aircraft without a boarding card.

Man charged in relation to €1.4 million drug seizures in Clare and Limerick
# Drugs Seizure
# Drugs Seizure

Man charged in relation to €1.4 million drug seizures in Clare and Limerick

Updated 5 hours ago 15,511 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí have carried out a spate of searches in Clare an Limerick in the past 24 hours.

Northern Ireland centenary celebrated in shadow of Edward Carson – and Covid-19
# Centenary
# Centenary

Northern Ireland centenary celebrated in shadow of Edward Carson – and Covid-19

5 hours ago 12,673 Views 26 Comments

The Orange Order pledged to defend the place of Northern Ireland in the UK.

Harrowing new accounts emerge from Uvalde's young survivors
# Uvalde
# Uvalde

Harrowing new accounts emerge from Uvalde's young survivors

6 hours ago 17,885 Views 21 Comments

US President Joe Biden will visit the town tomorrow.

Putin and Macron discuss Ukraine arms, grain supplies
# Russia
# Russia

Putin and Macron discuss Ukraine arms, grain supplies

6 hours ago 16,615 Views 34 Comments

The talks lasted for 80 minutes.

As it happened: Leinster versus La Rochelle, Heineken Champions Cup final From The42
Live 6 hours ago

As it happened: Leinster versus La Rochelle, Heineken Champions Cup final

Fresh appeal for witnesses following motorbike crash in Dublin city centre
# Amiens Street
# Amiens Street

Fresh appeal for witnesses following motorbike crash in Dublin city centre

7 hours ago 15,616 Views 2 Comments

A Ukrainian woman is in serious condition in hospital following yesterday’s collision.

Powerful Vatican prelate Cardinal Angelo Sodano dies aged 94
# Vatican
# Vatican

Powerful Vatican prelate Cardinal Angelo Sodano dies aged 94

8 hours ago 14,452 Views 22 Comments

His legacy was tarnished by his support for the paedophile founder of an influential religious order.

Poll: Do you think Boris Johnson will survive Partygate?
# Lockdown Parties
# Lockdown Parties

Poll: Do you think Boris Johnson will survive Partygate?

8 hours ago 21,142 Views 26 Comments

Pressure is ratcheting up on the UK prime minister.

Two men arrested after Cork gardaí seize €62,000 worth of drugs
# Operation Tara
# Operation Tara

Two men arrested after Cork gardaí seize €62,000 worth of drugs

8 hours ago 8,585 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí searched two men at Kent Railway Station yesterday evening at around 7:40pm.

Security queues stretch outside terminal building as 50,000 pass through Dublin Airport
# Airport Queues
# Airport Queues

Security queues stretch outside terminal building as 50,000 pass through Dublin Airport

9 hours ago 45,669 Views 53 Comments

Airport operator DAA said it’s “another busy weekend” at the transport hub.

IMO backs potential strike action by Non-Consultant Hospital Doctors
# IMO
# IMO

IMO backs potential strike action by Non-Consultant Hospital Doctors

9 hours ago 5,981 Views 7 Comments

The IMO says the “burnout and stress” facing NCHDs will no longer be tolerated.

'Will we leave people behind or not?': How climate change is likely to impact people's health in Ireland
# Impact
# Impact

'Will we leave people behind or not?': How climate change is likely to impact people's health in Ireland

10 hours ago 4,297 Views 1 Comment

Ireland has been shielded so far from the worst effects of the climate crisis, but there are still warning signs ahead.

Russian army confirms capture of Ukraine's Lyman town
# Ukraine
# Ukraine

Russian army confirms capture of Ukraine's Lyman town

10 hours ago 8,576 Views 13 Comments

It’s a strategic town in the east of Ukraine.

First case of monkeypox confirmed in Republic
# Monkeypox
# Monkeypox

First case of monkeypox confirmed in Republic

11 hours ago 57,845 Views 64 Comments

A suspected case is also being investigated and test results are awaited.

Tory rebellion against Boris Johnson grows as senior figure warns of electoral losses
# Partygate
# Partygate

Tory rebellion against Boris Johnson grows as senior figure warns of electoral losses

11 hours ago 13,603 Views 8 Comments

The number of Conservative MPs stating they have no confidence in the UK Prime Minister has mounted since the publication of Sue Gray’s partygate report.

Two Irish coaches engage in a battle for Europe - the winner could land an even bigger prize
# Coming Men
From The42
# Coming Men

Two Irish coaches engage in a battle for Europe - the winner could land an even bigger prize

12 hours ago 37,910 Views 18 Comments

By guiding their team to a Champions Cup final, Cork’s Ronan O’Gara and Leinster’s Leo Cullen are making it clear that the next Ireland coach doesn’t have to be an outsider.

Texas Governor claims he was ‘misled’ about response to school shooting
# Uvalde
# Uvalde

Texas Governor claims he was ‘misled’ about response to school shooting

12 hours ago 18,327 Views 22 Comments

In his earlier statements, the governor told reporters, he was repeating what he had been told.

Another Champions League can make this Liverpool feel like the greatest, even if they already are
# Allez Allez Allez
From The42
# Allez Allez Allez

Another Champions League can make this Liverpool feel like the greatest, even if they already are

13 hours ago 18,465 Views 75 Comments

Ahead of tonight’s final in Paris, there is a realisation that Jurgen Klopp’s team is probably the best in the club’s illustrious history, writes John Brewin.

Ukraine says 'everything' being done to defend Donbas from Russian onslaught
# Russian Invasion
# Russian Invasion

Ukraine says 'everything' being done to defend Donbas from Russian onslaught

13 hours ago 6,557 Views 1 Comment

In his daily address to Ukrainians, Volodymyr Zelenskyy said the Russians had “concentrated maximum artillery, maximum reserves in Donbas”.

The big talking points on bumper football weekend as four provincial finals take place
# Action
From The42
# Action

The big talking points on bumper football weekend as four provincial finals take place

14 hours ago 12,585 Views 5 Comments

We look ahead to some mouthwatering ties as the Ulster, Leinster, Munster and Connacht SFCs reach their conclusion.

World Potato Congress to discuss challenges for sector as Irish sales take post-Covid dip
# Limited Appeal
# Limited Appeal

World Potato Congress to discuss challenges for sector as Irish sales take post-Covid dip

14 hours ago 10,397 Views 15 Comments

Potato sales surged during the first two years of the pandemic as people ate most of their meals at home.

Orange Order event in Belfast will mark centenary of Northern Ireland
# Parade
# Parade

Orange Order event in Belfast will mark centenary of Northern Ireland

14 hours ago 10,089 Views 18 Comments

The event comes a year late due to the Covid-19 pandemic.

Listen to new Good Information Podcast episodes on China, the housing crisis and the future of work
# Tgip-podcast
# Tgip-podcast

Listen to new Good Information Podcast episodes on China, the housing crisis and the future of work

15 hours ago 3,789 Views 0 Comments

The Good Information Podcast has plenty for you to listen to this weekend.

Trump says 'evil' like Texas elementary school massacre reason to arm citizens, not disarm
# NRA Rally
# NRA Rally

Trump says 'evil' like Texas elementary school massacre reason to arm citizens, not disarm

15 hours ago 31,038 Views 104 Comments

Trump’s remarks came as he headlined an NRA event in Texas, three days after a gun massacre in the state.

Undercover gardaí to clamp down on 'rampant' cocaine use at League of Ireland games
# White Lines
# White Lines

Undercover gardaí to clamp down on 'rampant' cocaine use at League of Ireland games

15 hours ago 23,170 Views 0 Comments

There has been a significant increase in crowds at the League of Ireland this season.

La Rochelle the final hurdle on Leinster's stunning drive for five
# Marseille
From The42
# Marseille

La Rochelle the final hurdle on Leinster's stunning drive for five

16 hours ago 17,849 Views 9 Comments

The province are hot favourites ahead of today’s Heineken Champions Cup final but Ronan O’Gara will surely have a plan up his sleeve.

Opinion: Those already starving are feeling the ripple effects of the war in Ukraine
# World Hunger Day
# World Hunger Day

Opinion: Those already starving are feeling the ripple effects of the war in Ukraine

16 hours ago 4,672 Views 1 Comment

Plan International Ireland’s Dualta Roughneen highlights the effects of food shortages on the most vulnerable in Africa.

Woman whose daughter was put on 249-week hospital waiting list 'thought figure was a typo'
# Tullamore
# Tullamore

Woman whose daughter was put on 249-week hospital waiting list 'thought figure was a typo'

23 hours ago 41,906 Views 45 Comments

A letter seen by The Journal states the waiting list for Midland Regional Hospital at Tullamore is “in excess of 249 weeks”.

Yesterday’s News

Russian-backed separatists put pressure on Ukrainian strongholds in Luhansk
# Ukraine
# Ukraine

Russian-backed separatists put pressure on Ukrainian strongholds in Luhansk

Updated Fri 11:05 PM 16,605 Views 35 Comments
  • Ukraine’s foreign minister warned that without new foreign weapons, Ukraine would not be able to stop Russia from seizing two crucial Ukrainian strongholds.
  • At least 1,500 people have been killed in Sievierodonetsk since Russia invaded Ukraine on February 24, according to the city's mayor.
  • The European Union has not agreed on a sixth round of sanctions that includes an embargo on Russian oil.
Northern Ireland gymnasts told to change Irish registration for Commonwealth Games
# Update
From The42
# Update

Northern Ireland gymnasts told to change Irish registration for Commonwealth Games

Fri 10:54 PM 38,397 Views 22 Comments

Rhys McClenaghan and two other gymnasts have been told they are ineligible to compete in the event this summer.

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