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Cabinet considers measures on child interactions as govt criticised on antigen subsidy 'u-turn'
# NPHET Advice
# NPHET Advice

Cabinet considers measures on child interactions as govt criticised on antigen subsidy 'u-turn'

Updated 18 minutes ago 39,801 Views 84 Comments

Limiting children’s interactions outside of the classroom is expected to be a key feature of the discussion.

Greece to make Covid jabs compulsory for over 60s from mid-January
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Greece to make Covid jabs compulsory for over 60s from mid-January

26 minutes ago 1,377 Views 4 Comments

Those who don’t comply will face a monthly fine of €100.

Pressure grows for patent waiver amid 'Covid vaccine apartheid' - so what's Ireland's position?
# Explainer
# Explainer

Pressure grows for patent waiver amid 'Covid vaccine apartheid' - so what's Ireland's position?

36 minutes ago 3,947 Views 4 Comments

A mock funeral will be held outside Leinster House today to protest the Government’s support for EU’s efforts to block the TRIPS waiver.

Report into cancelled 999 calls says supervision of gardaí 'not followed or not effective'
# Policing Authority
# Policing Authority

Report into cancelled 999 calls says supervision of gardaí 'not followed or not effective'

1 hour ago 3,363 Views 6 Comments

The report says the controversy suggests that supervision and performance management of gardaí is “weak”.

Ireland face must-win clash with Georgia to keep World Cup dream alive
# Preview
From The42
# Preview

Ireland face must-win clash with Georgia to keep World Cup dream alive

Updated 1 hour ago 4,026 Views 2 Comments

Vera Pauw’s side will be hoping to round off 2021 on a high at Tallaght Stadium tonight.

Two arrested after seizure of more than €1.3 million worth of cannabis in Dublin
# Crime
# Crime

Two arrested after seizure of more than €1.3 million worth of cannabis in Dublin

1 hour ago 5,281 Views 10 Comments

It follows garda searches of properties in the capital last night.

Munster hit by 9 new positive Covid cases in touring party in South Africa
# Setback
From The42
# Setback

Munster hit by 9 new positive Covid cases in touring party in South Africa

Updated 2 hours ago 48,647 Views 28 Comments

The positive cases will have to remain in isolation in Cape Town.

Poll: Will Brexit bring Northern Ireland and the Republic closer together or further apart?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Will Brexit bring Northern Ireland and the Republic closer together or further apart?

3 hours ago 17,910 Views 36 Comments

Do you think the boom in cross-border trade will lead to improved relations?

Paul Murphy: If we are serious about tackling Covid, we must get real on ventilation
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Paul Murphy: If we are serious about tackling Covid, we must get real on ventilation

Updated 3 hours ago 27,785 Views 58 Comments

The People Before Profit TD says ventilation has been all but ignored by the government in the battle against Covid.

Guests return home after three nights trapped at snowed-in Yorkshire pub
# Time Please Folks
# Time Please Folks

Guests return home after three nights trapped at snowed-in Yorkshire pub

4 hours ago 29,257 Views 27 Comments

The pub’s manager described being stranded as ‘like a party with a big group of friends’.

Face masks once again compulsory in England in shops and on public transport
# Omicron
# Omicron

Face masks once again compulsory in England in shops and on public transport

4 hours ago 9,469 Views 14 Comments

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson said today’s new measures are “proportionate and responsible”.

US Supreme Court asked to review overturning of Bill Cosby’s conviction
# Bill Cosby
# Bill Cosby

US Supreme Court asked to review overturning of Bill Cosby’s conviction

5 hours ago 14,377 Views 0 Comments

The entertainer spent nearly three years in prison before the Pennsylvania Supreme Court set him free in June.

Singer Rihanna made national hero as Barbados becomes a republic
# Republic
# Republic

Singer Rihanna made national hero as Barbados becomes a republic

5 hours ago 33,005 Views 19 Comments

Barbados won independence from Britain in 1966.

Anti-mask groups used Telegram to bombard National Parents Council over child facemask rules
# Telegram
# Telegram

Anti-mask groups used Telegram to bombard National Parents Council over child facemask rules

13 hours ago 37,472 Views 0 Comments

The council has received thousands of calls and emails.

Yesterday’s News

Gardaí launch investigation after body found in Kerry
# Abbeydorney
# Abbeydorney

Gardaí launch investigation after body found in Kerry

14 hours ago 57,832 Views 1 Comment

The man was discovered in a vehicle in Abbeydorney this morning.

Emergency measures to tackle teacher shortages 'perpetuating unequal pay', say teaching unions
# Substitute Teachers
# Substitute Teachers

Emergency measures to tackle teacher shortages 'perpetuating unequal pay', say teaching unions

14 hours ago 18,320 Views 50 Comments

Emergency measures include an increased involvement of student teachers and retired teachers.

Trial of Jussie Smollett, accused of fabricating hate crime against himself, begins in Chicago
# Jussie Smollett
# Jussie Smollett

Trial of Jussie Smollett, accused of fabricating hate crime against himself, begins in Chicago

15 hours ago 24,128 Views 0 Comments

He was accused in 2019 of orchestrating a hoax racist attack to gain publicity and secure a bigger paycheck.

Messi wins 7th Ballon d'Or, says Lewandowski deserved 2020 award during speech
# Real Recognise Real
From The42
# Real Recognise Real

Messi wins 7th Ballon d'Or, says Lewandowski deserved 2020 award during speech

15 hours ago 43,085 Views 28 Comments

Midfielder Alexia Putellas took home the women’s Ballon d’Or after starring in a league, cup and Champions League treble for Barcelona.

France offers to restart migrant talks if the British get ‘serious’
# Migrant Crisis
# Migrant Crisis

France offers to restart migrant talks if the British get ‘serious’

15 hours ago 11,123 Views 18 Comments

Interior minister Gerald Darmanin said negotiations can resume ‘very quickly’ if the UK ends the ‘double speak’.

Ghislaine Maxwell 'served up' girls for sex to Epstein, sex trafficking trial hears
# New York
# New York

Ghislaine Maxwell 'served up' girls for sex to Epstein, sex trafficking trial hears

Updated 15 hours ago 37,860 Views 0 Comments

The British socialite is the ex-girlfriend of disgraced financier Jeffrey Epstein.

Tiger Woods rules out full-time return to golf after serious car crash
# Stepping Back
From The42
# Stepping Back

Tiger Woods rules out full-time return to golf after serious car crash

16 hours ago 33,534 Views 11 Comments

‘This time around, I don’t think I’ll have the body to climb Mount Everest and that’s OK.’

Opinion: Education must be at the heart of all efforts to create a culture of consent
# Sexual Health
# Sexual Health

Opinion: Education must be at the heart of all efforts to create a culture of consent

16 hours ago 8,570 Views 9 Comments

Dr Siobhán O’Higgins & Dr Caroline West of the Active* Consent programme in NUI Galway look at what needs to be done to improve our understanding of consent.

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

Here's What Happened Today: Monday

16 hours ago 8,459 Views 0 Comments

Here’s what made the headlines today.

'I'm looking forward to that, it's different' - Davy Fitz confirmed for Cork camogie role
# Fitz The Bill
From The42
# Fitz The Bill

'I'm looking forward to that, it's different' - Davy Fitz confirmed for Cork camogie role

Updated 17 hours ago 26,939 Views 17 Comments

The Clare All-Ireland winner is heading to Leeside.

Debunked: No, this poster claiming the HSE will void your vaccine passport without boosters is not real
# Factchecked
# Factchecked

Debunked: No, this poster claiming the HSE will void your vaccine passport without boosters is not real

17 hours ago 23,669 Views 0 Comments

A fake vaccine poster claiming to be authorised by the HSE has proved to be fake.

Have you seen Shane? Appeal for information on missing 17-year-old boy
# Missing
# Missing

Have you seen Shane? Appeal for information on missing 17-year-old boy

17 hours ago 24,110 Views 0 Comments

Shane O’Connor is missing from Newbridge, Co Kildare.

New centre to help serving and retired Defence Forces personnel opens in Cork
# Personnel Support
# Personnel Support

New centre to help serving and retired Defence Forces personnel opens in Cork

17 hours ago 10,178 Views 2 Comments

The new centre is in a refurbished building in Collins Barracks, Cork.

Gardaí have found missing Limerick teenager after public appeal
# Shane Griffin
# Shane Griffin

Gardaí have found missing Limerick teenager after public appeal

18 hours ago 16,998 Views 0 Comments

Shane was last seen in Limerick city on Saturday night.

Famed Aboriginal Australian actor David Gulpilil dies at 68
# RIP
# RIP

Famed Aboriginal Australian actor David Gulpilil dies at 68

18 hours ago 57,217 Views 10 Comments

The actor found fame in the 1986 hit film Crocodile Dundee but struggled with straddling two very different cultures.

Coronavirus: 4,607 new cases confirmed in Ireland
# Daily Update
# Daily Update

Coronavirus: 4,607 new cases confirmed in Ireland

19 hours ago 67,778 Views 93 Comments

The latest figures were confirmed by health officials today.

Public consultation launched on all-island strategic rail review
# Public Consultation
# Public Consultation

Public consultation launched on all-island strategic rail review

19 hours ago 19,768 Views 32 Comments

The deadline for submissions as part of the public consultation is January 21, 2022.

Ireland donates 500,000 Covid-19 Janssen vaccines to Nigeria
# Covax
# Covax

Ireland donates 500,000 Covid-19 Janssen vaccines to Nigeria

19 hours ago 23,064 Views 34 Comments

The vaccination rate in Nigeria is currently below 2%.

Man to be sentenced for raping and sexually assaulting teenage girl he invited back to his home
# Central Criminal Court
# Central Criminal Court

Man to be sentenced for raping and sexually assaulting teenage girl he invited back to his home

20 hours ago 36,501 Views 0 Comments

The now 19-year-old woman told the court that he “killed” her that night.

Jack Dorsey steps down as Twitter CEO
# Moving On
# Moving On

Jack Dorsey steps down as Twitter CEO

20 hours ago 30,607 Views 13 Comments

Twitter’s chief technical officer Parag Agrawal will replace Dorsey in the top post.

Olympic champion Jakob Ingebrigtsen to race in Ireland next week
# Super Sunday
From The42
# Super Sunday

Olympic champion Jakob Ingebrigtsen to race in Ireland next week

20 hours ago 15,922 Views 5 Comments

The 21-year-old has been named on the Norwegian team for European Cross Country Championships.

Gardaí charge eight people in connection to 'violent disorder' at a funeral
# Galway
# Galway

Gardaí charge eight people in connection to 'violent disorder' at a funeral

Updated 20 hours ago 43,174 Views 0 Comments

The arrests relate to an outbreak of violence at a funeral in Tuam, Co Galway in September.

Detective's contempt case against Garda Commissioner struck out after settlement reached
# High Court
# High Court

Detective's contempt case against Garda Commissioner struck out after settlement reached

21 hours ago 30,735 Views 0 Comments

The High Court heard that Detective Garda Aidan Bracken had suffered PTSD while working on organised crime cases.

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