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Today’s News

Taoiseach visits 9/11 memorial and lays flowers alongside names of Irish people who died
# New York
# New York

Taoiseach visits 9/11 memorial and lays flowers alongside names of Irish people who died

25 minutes ago 1,885 Views 0 Comments

This year marks the 20th anniversary of the attacks.

Wally the Walrus spotted in Iceland 'on journey home to the Arctic'
# Where's Wally?
# Where's Wally?

Wally the Walrus spotted in Iceland 'on journey home to the Arctic'

32 minutes ago 2,610 Views 3 Comments

Wally was spotted over 900 km away from his last known location in West Cork.

French defence minister warns Mali against Russian 'mercenary' firm
# Mali
# Mali

French defence minister warns Mali against Russian 'mercenary' firm

45 minutes ago 3,594 Views 0 Comments

France has deployed troops to Mali and the general Sahel area to fight Jihadist groups.

Commission raps Ireland for 'persistently failing' to manage protected nature sites
# Endangered Species
# Endangered Species

Commission raps Ireland for 'persistently failing' to manage protected nature sites

1 hour ago 7,724 Views 5 Comments

Just over 60% of our 600-plus legally protected nature areas have conservation objectives.

Justin Trudeau’s party projected to win most seats in Canada’s election
# Canada
# Canada

Justin Trudeau’s party projected to win most seats in Canada’s election

1 hour ago 2,035 Views 3 Comments

It is expected that the incumbent will form a minority government.

Garda warning after reports of bogus tradesmen targeting householders with 'rat's nest' scam
# Dublin
# Dublin

Garda warning after reports of bogus tradesmen targeting householders with 'rat's nest' scam

8 hours ago 22,960 Views 6 Comments
  • An attempted scam took place over two days last week at an estate in north Dublin, Stephen McDermott writes.
  • Officers are urging householders in the area to be on the alert for suspicious callers.
  • One charity has described the attempted scam as 'despicable'.

Yesterday’s News

Dancing with the Stars producer resigns from RTÉ board after two-month stint
# Larry Bass
# Larry Bass

Dancing with the Stars producer resigns from RTÉ board after two-month stint

9 hours ago 29,476 Views 23 Comments

Larry Bass said he issued his resignation after attending his first RTÉ board meeting last Thursday.

€235m north Dublin build-to-rent apartment scheme given green light by An Bord Pleanála
# Charlestown
# Charlestown

€235m north Dublin build-to-rent apartment scheme given green light by An Bord Pleanála

9 hours ago 26,651 Views 32 Comments

In a separate case, ABP also granted planning for 114 build-to-rent apartments in Dublin 16.

Late Kelly equaliser sees Bohs and Derry share spoils after six-goal thriller
# All Square
From The42
# All Square

Late Kelly equaliser sees Bohs and Derry share spoils after six-goal thriller

10 hours ago 6,771 Views 2 Comments

Kelly’s 95th minute goal came shortly after the visitors thought they had secured victory through James Akintunde.

Murder accused told wife: 'When someone loves so much, it is the worst thing in the world'
# Anne Colomines
# Anne Colomines

Murder accused told wife: 'When someone loves so much, it is the worst thing in the world'

10 hours ago 16,982 Views 0 Comments

Renato Gehlen (39) has pleaded not guilty to murdering his 37-year-old wife in Dublin in 2017.

'From the squad last week we have 11 injuries' - Pauw's Ireland decimated, but opportunity within
# Coygig
From The42
# Coygig

'From the squad last week we have 11 injuries' - Pauw's Ireland decimated, but opportunity within

Updated 10 hours ago 8,787 Views 1 Comment

The Girls In Green face Australia in an international friendly tomorrow night.

Prosecutors wrap up as R Kelly sex trafficking trial moves to next stage
# Trial
# Trial

Prosecutors wrap up as R Kelly sex trafficking trial moves to next stage

10 hours ago 7,473 Views 0 Comments

The defence will now begin calling former Kelly employees.

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

Here's What Happened Today: Monday

11 hours ago 5,774 Views 0 Comments

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

Zappone a ‘private citizen’ says Taoiseach, after she turns down committee invite
# Zapponegate
# Zapponegate

Zappone a ‘private citizen’ says Taoiseach, after she turns down committee invite

Updated 11 hours ago 48,305 Views 98 Comments

Zappone declined an invite to face an Oireachtas Committee over her special envoy role.

Meyler: 'Being a good person is as important as being a good footballer'
# Champion
From The42
# Champion

Meyler: 'Being a good person is as important as being a good footballer'

11 hours ago 16,758 Views 2 Comments

Tyrone’s All-Ireland winning hero is determined not to let the success change him.

Taoiseach and NY governor welcome lifting of US travel ban
# New York
# New York

Taoiseach and NY governor welcome lifting of US travel ban

12 hours ago 21,624 Views 9 Comments

The White House announced the change in the current travel ban into the US today.

Taoiseach says he won't make commitments ‘one way or the other’ to companies about corporation tax rate
# 12.5 Per Cent
# 12.5 Per Cent

Taoiseach says he won't make commitments ‘one way or the other’ to companies about corporation tax rate

Updated 12 hours ago 15,179 Views 17 Comments

The Finance Minister told the European Commission it is “not appropriate” at present for Ireland to sign up to the deal.

Teenage boy missing from Dublin 12 since Thursday
# Missing Person
# Missing Person

Teenage boy missing from Dublin 12 since Thursday

12 hours ago 17,352 Views 0 Comments

Calvin O’Connor has been missing from Bluebell since 16 September.

INMO asks Letterkenny hospital to review security after anti-vaccine protesters approach staff
# Letterkenny
# Letterkenny

INMO asks Letterkenny hospital to review security after anti-vaccine protesters approach staff

Updated 12 hours ago 13,100 Views 0 Comments

Micheál Martin has branded attempts by people to remove others from hospital as “outageous”.

Six children reported to Dublin hospital with accidental cannabis poisoning earlier this year
# Cannabis Poisoning
# Cannabis Poisoning

Six children reported to Dublin hospital with accidental cannabis poisoning earlier this year

12 hours ago 34,792 Views 36 Comments

One case involved two siblings aged three and four who consumed cannabis peach ring jellies.

Bail for woman charged in connection with assault of man in Limerick
# Limerick
# Limerick

Bail for woman charged in connection with assault of man in Limerick

13 hours ago 10,593 Views 0 Comments

The man was discovered in Westfield Park, Limerick at around 10pm last Friday night.

US travel ban to be lifted for vaccinated passengers from November
# Good News
# Good News

US travel ban to be lifted for vaccinated passengers from November

Updated 13 hours ago 51,497 Views 33 Comments

Simon Coveney said this will come as “very good news” for many Irish people impacted by the ban.

At least two injured in US high school shooting
# Heritage High School
# Heritage High School

At least two injured in US high school shooting

14 hours ago 17,399 Views 11 Comments

Police are on the scene.

Coronavirus: 1,154 new cases confirmed in Ireland
# Daily Update
# Daily Update

Coronavirus: 1,154 new cases confirmed in Ireland

14 hours ago 41,195 Views 37 Comments

The Department of Health reported the latest figures this afternoon.

The second round of CAO offers are out - and they're all right here
# Points Race
# Points Race

The second round of CAO offers are out - and they're all right here

15 hours ago 17,802 Views 0 Comments

Compare every course and institution with our dedicated site.

Teenage brothers sentenced for rape of 17-year-old girl near holiday caravan park in Wexford
# Court
# Court

Teenage brothers sentenced for rape of 17-year-old girl near holiday caravan park in Wexford

15 hours ago 55,527 Views 0 Comments

The judge said the “terrifying and violent” experience has a pervasive effect on the girl’s life.

Local politicians say they warned council and Irish Water of illness in Gorey in late August
# Irish Water
# Irish Water

Local politicians say they warned council and Irish Water of illness in Gorey in late August

Updated 15 hours ago 26,104 Views 38 Comments

At least 52 people fell ill after untreated water passed through the system.

Pfizer says its Covid-19 vaccine is safe to use for children over age five
# Trial Results
# Trial Results

Pfizer says its Covid-19 vaccine is safe to use for children over age five

16 hours ago 15,959 Views 57 Comments

The vaccine would be administered at a lower dosage than for people over 12.

Opinion: Remote working is now part of our 'new normal' - let's get it right
# A Modern Workplace
# A Modern Workplace

Opinion: Remote working is now part of our 'new normal' - let's get it right

Updated 16 hours ago 17,778 Views 18 Comments

Joanne Mangan of Grow Remote says as thousands are encouraged to return to offices today, we need a mature approach to new ways of working.

Blackouts and power shortages 'not expected' this winter, says Eamon Ryan
# Electricity Bills
# Electricity Bills

Blackouts and power shortages 'not expected' this winter, says Eamon Ryan

17 hours ago 13,835 Views 24 Comments

The minister’s remarks come after the UK government held emergency talks with energy companies over spiralling price increases.

Boris Johnson says disputes over Northern Ireland Protocol 'can't go on forever'
# Brexit
# Brexit

Boris Johnson says disputes over Northern Ireland Protocol 'can't go on forever'

17 hours ago 14,279 Views 13 Comments

Johnson is due to meet with US President Joe Biden at the White House tomorrow.

Men with symptomatic Covid-19 1.5 times more likely to face severe outcome than women
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Men with symptomatic Covid-19 1.5 times more likely to face severe outcome than women

17 hours ago 15,243 Views 16 Comments

A new study analysed nearly 50,000 Covid-19 cases during the first two waves of the pandemic in Ireland.

Man who inspired Hotel Rwanda movie found guilty of terror-related charges
# Paul Rusesabagina
# Paul Rusesabagina

Man who inspired Hotel Rwanda movie found guilty of terror-related charges

18 hours ago 15,348 Views 4 Comments

Paul Rusesabagina has maintained his innocence, and his family alleges he was kidnapped and taken to Rwanda against his will.

Housing Finance Agency approved €1 billion in loans to approved housing bodies last year
# Housing
# Housing

Housing Finance Agency approved €1 billion in loans to approved housing bodies last year

18 hours ago 7,091 Views 2 Comments

Individual loans ranged from €17,000 to €43 million.

US forces conduct mass expulsion of Haitian migrants from Texas
# Deportations
# Deportations

US forces conduct mass expulsion of Haitian migrants from Texas

18 hours ago 23,661 Views 22 Comments

Over 12,000 migrants were camped around a bridge in the border town of Del Rio.

Pro-Kremlin party looks set to retain majority in Russian parliament
# United Russia Party
# United Russia Party

Pro-Kremlin party looks set to retain majority in Russian parliament

18 hours ago 5,597 Views 11 Comments

The poll is an important indicator of next year’s presidential poll, as Vladimir Putin seeks to cement his grip on power.

‘Words inadequate’ as mother and son laid to rest in Co Kerry
# Lixnaw
# Lixnaw

‘Words inadequate’ as mother and son laid to rest in Co Kerry

19 hours ago 28,068 Views 1 Comment

Eileen and Jamie O’Sullivan were found dead at their home in a suspected murder-suicide two weeks ago

Criticism of protest outside home of Tánaiste Leo Varadkar
# Misinformation
# Misinformation

Criticism of protest outside home of Tánaiste Leo Varadkar

Updated 19 hours ago 56,762 Views 28 Comments

One video of the incident shows about 25 people present at the demonstration.

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