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Two appear in court charged in connection with murder of four-year-old Limerick boy
# Court
# Court

Two appear in court charged in connection with murder of four-year-old Limerick boy

13 minutes ago 848 Views 0 Comments

Mason O’Connell Conway was found with serious injuries at a house in Limerick in March 2021.

Man remanded in custody by Tralee court in connection with death of Tom Dooley
# Kerry
# Kerry

Man remanded in custody by Tralee court in connection with death of Tom Dooley

Updated 13 minutes ago 10,070 Views 0 Comments

Tom Dooley died following a row during the burial of a young woman at a funeral in Tralee, County Kerry last week.

Brian Rowan: Can the parties of Northern Ireland truly make it work this time?
# Analysis
# Analysis

Brian Rowan: Can the parties of Northern Ireland truly make it work this time?

Updated 38 minutes ago 4,219 Views 7 Comments

The former BBC correspondent says the signs of compromise are not good as another deadline looms for Stormont.

Coveney: Varadkar was ‘stating a fact’ when he said Protocol is a 'little too strict'
# NI Protocol
# NI Protocol

Coveney: Varadkar was ‘stating a fact’ when he said Protocol is a 'little too strict'

40 minutes ago 1,566 Views 2 Comments

The Foreign Affairs Minister made the comments after meeting his UK counterpart at the Irish embassy in London.

Russian missile attack on Ukrainian apartment block kills 11
# Zaporizhzhia
# Zaporizhzhia

Russian missile attack on Ukrainian apartment block kills 11

1 hour ago 3,433 Views 6 Comments

Zaporizhzhia has been hit by explosive-packed drones as Ukraine’s defence minister tells Russians to stop fighting

Nobel Peace Prize 2022 goes to human rights campaigners in Ukraine, Russia and Belarus
# Nobel Peace Prize
# Nobel Peace Prize

Nobel Peace Prize 2022 goes to human rights campaigners in Ukraine, Russia and Belarus

Updated 2 hours ago 12,858 Views 2 Comments

The judges wanted to honour ‘three outstanding champions of peaceful coexistence in the neighbour countries Belarus, Russia and Ukraine’.

Poll: Will you be watching Dancing with the Stars?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Will you be watching Dancing with the Stars?

2 hours ago 15,013 Views 16 Comments

Doireann Garrihy has been a regular on RTE shows.

One dead as police and fans clash outside Argentina football match
# Argentina
# Argentina

One dead as police and fans clash outside Argentina football match

3 hours ago 5,304 Views 1 Comment

The incident came less than a week after the use of tear gas outside a football match in Indonesia set off a crush that left 131 people dead.

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Here's your essential TV guide for this weekend's live sport
# Tune In
From The42
# Tune In

Here's your essential TV guide for this weekend's live sport

Updated 3 hours ago 11,627 Views 4 Comments

Get stuck into this lot over the weekend.

Two people charged in relation to the death of a four-year-old boy in Limerick last year
# Court Appearance
# Court Appearance

Two people charged in relation to the death of a four-year-old boy in Limerick last year

3 hours ago 9,695 Views 0 Comments

The child suffered fatal injuries at a house in Limerick last year.

Thailand mourns after 36 killed in attack on children’s nursery
# Nursery Attack
# Nursery Attack

Thailand mourns after 36 killed in attack on children’s nursery

4 hours ago 7,205 Views 2 Comments

At least 24 of the victims in the small town of Uthai Sawan were children.

Cash and drugs seized during Garda raids in Limerick city
# Limerick
# Limerick

Cash and drugs seized during Garda raids in Limerick city

4 hours ago 5,186 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí say the searches were conducted ‘as part of ongoing investigations into local criminal activity in Limerick City’.

Close to 19,000 individual Leaving Cert results appealed this year, with more than 20% upheld
# Leaving Cert
# Leaving Cert

Close to 19,000 individual Leaving Cert results appealed this year, with more than 20% upheld

4 hours ago 6,653 Views 2 Comments

3,769 individual results were upgraded, meaning more than 20% of the appeals were successful.

Joe Biden: Nuclear ‘Armageddon’ risk highest since Cuban Missile Crisis
# Warning
# Warning

Joe Biden: Nuclear ‘Armageddon’ risk highest since Cuban Missile Crisis

5 hours ago 13,308 Views 54 Comments

Russian officials have spoken of the possibility of using tactical nuclear weapons.

Irish Water too slow at replacing lead pipes – EPA
# Uisce
# Uisce

Irish Water too slow at replacing lead pipes – EPA

5 hours ago 7,132 Views 37 Comments

The EPA said it is ‘unacceptable’ that it would take 24 years to replace Irish Water’s lead pipe connections.

Concern over court ruling on reporting requirements for historical sexual abuse
# Mandatory Reporting
# Mandatory Reporting

Concern over court ruling on reporting requirements for historical sexual abuse

6 hours ago 6,199 Views 1 Comment

There is a fear it may put pressure on adult survivors in certain cases.

Coveney: 'No arms industry' but Ireland should explore military trade opportunities
# The Morning Lead
# The Morning Lead

Coveney: 'No arms industry' but Ireland should explore military trade opportunities

12 hours ago 18,205 Views 48 Comments

The event, entitled “Building the ecosystem, Identifying connections for collaborations in security, defence and dual-use technologies”, was held in the Aviva Stadium.

Yesterday's News

Bríd Smith: Expansion of data centres is not going to help our serious energy woes
# IRELAND'S ENERGY
# IRELAND'S ENERGY

Bríd Smith: Expansion of data centres is not going to help our serious energy woes

Updated 12 hours ago 10,188 Views 25 Comments

The People Before Profit TD says our fondness for data centres is driven by misplaced servility to the whims of corporates.

Closing arguments held in Alex Jones’ Sandy Hook defamation trial
# Connecticut
# Connecticut

Closing arguments held in Alex Jones’ Sandy Hook defamation trial

14 hours ago 7,589 Views 0 Comments

The trial will determine how much Jones and his company, Free Speech Systems, should pay for claiming the school shooting was a hoax.

Gardaí appeal for assistance in finding man (52) missing from Dublin since September
# Missing
# Missing

Gardaí appeal for assistance in finding man (52) missing from Dublin since September

14 hours ago 18,385 Views 0 Comments

Gerard James was last seen on Thursday, 22 September.

Ireland will play Scotland in next Tuesday's World Cup play-off showdown
# Coygig
From The42
# Coygig

Ireland will play Scotland in next Tuesday's World Cup play-off showdown

14 hours ago 26,145 Views 7 Comments

Hampden Park will host the clash, after the Scots overcame Austria tonight.

Investigation following overcrowding claims at restaurant converted into refugee accommodation
# Carlow
# Carlow

Investigation following overcrowding claims at restaurant converted into refugee accommodation

14 hours ago 33,315 Views 8 Comments

The department said it was awaiting further information from the owner of the accommodation.

Witness appeal after woman threatened with suspected gun during car hijacking in Dublin
# Ballyfermot
# Ballyfermot

Witness appeal after woman threatened with suspected gun during car hijacking in Dublin

14 hours ago 17,743 Views 9 Comments

The incident occurred at 3.10pm this afternoon on Park West Road in Ballyfermot, Dublin 12.

New marine research vessel named after Tom Crean commissioned in Dingle
# Marine Research
# Marine Research

New marine research vessel named after Tom Crean commissioned in Dingle

14 hours ago 12,631 Views 10 Comments

The RV Tom Crean will be at sea for 300 operational days each year.

Man who procured handgun used to shoot mother-of-one jailed for nine-and-a-half years
# Courts
# Courts

Man who procured handgun used to shoot mother-of-one jailed for nine-and-a-half years

15 hours ago 10,654 Views 0 Comments

The judge said the consequences to Sinead Connolly, who was left paralysed as a result of the attack, have been “devastating”.

Joe Biden pardons thousands for ‘simple possession’ of marijuana
# US
# US

Joe Biden pardons thousands for ‘simple possession’ of marijuana

15 hours ago 23,377 Views 48 Comments

The US President also urged governors to extend the clemency to the far bigger number of people

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

Here's What Happened Today: Thursday

15 hours ago 4,595 Views 0 Comments

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

Six UK public figures suing publisher of Daily Mail over alleged spying
# Associated Newspapers
# Associated Newspapers

Six UK public figures suing publisher of Daily Mail over alleged spying

15 hours ago 18,201 Views 6 Comments

Lawyers for Harry, Elton John and others said they are bringing claims for misuse of private information.

Trailer Watch: Which film will you watch this weekend?
# Cinema
# Cinema

Trailer Watch: Which film will you watch this weekend?

16 hours ago 15,092 Views 6 Comments

Here are a few options for weekend watching.

Move not to pursue corporate manslaughter charges in Noah Donohoe case to be reviewed
# Belfast
# Belfast

Move not to pursue corporate manslaughter charges in Noah Donohoe case to be reviewed

16 hours ago 18,601 Views 0 Comments

Police had investigated Stormont’s Department of Infrastructure in relation to the storm drain in which the schoolboy was found dead.

Woman who poured boiling water on infant son jailed for seven years
# Courts
# Courts

Woman who poured boiling water on infant son jailed for seven years

16 hours ago 26,852 Views 0 Comments

The court heard that the infant had sustained 18% total body surface area scald burns to his face and upper body.

More woe for Shamrock Rovers in Europe
# Report
From The42
# Report

More woe for Shamrock Rovers in Europe

17 hours ago 19,376 Views 18 Comments

The Hoops went down to a far superior Molde side in the Europa Conference League tonight.

Woman tells Kate Middleton ‘Ireland belongs to the Irish’ during visit to Belfast
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Woman tells Kate Middleton ‘Ireland belongs to the Irish’ during visit to Belfast

17 hours ago 42,954 Views 54 Comments

The woman also told Kate: “Nice to meet you but it would be better if it was when you were in your own country.”

Kevin Spacey faces civil lawsuit over sexual misconduct claim
# Me Too
# Me Too

Kevin Spacey faces civil lawsuit over sexual misconduct claim

17 hours ago 6,067 Views 0 Comments

Rapp claims that during a 1986 party, Spacey lifted him up, and that his hand ‘grazed’ his buttocks while doing so

Fintan Bray: I’m so proud to have made history in Irish politics
# Diversity In Politics
# Diversity In Politics

Fintan Bray: I’m so proud to have made history in Irish politics

17 hours ago 16,049 Views 0 Comments

The newly-elected member of the Fianna Fáil Ard Chomhairle says he’s worked hard to get here and is grateful to his family for all their support.

Peacemaking video will form part of garda investigation into death of Tom Dooley
# Kerry
# Kerry

Peacemaking video will form part of garda investigation into death of Tom Dooley

18 hours ago 36,804 Views 0 Comments

Tom Dooley died in an alleged stabbing during a funeral at a cemetery in Tralee yesterday.

Male youth charged in relation to serious assault at Electric Picnic last month
# Assault
# Assault

Male youth charged in relation to serious assault at Electric Picnic last month

18 hours ago 19,854 Views 0 Comments

A man in his 30s was seriously assaulted at the music festival on Friday 2 September.

Housing Minister says planning applications should not be decided by courts
# Housing
# Housing

Housing Minister says planning applications should not be decided by courts

18 hours ago 13,554 Views 25 Comments

Darragh O’Brien also said that people need to stop objecting to planning applications for housing developments.

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