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Today’s News

Man arrested after woman in her 20s stabbed to death in Dublin
# Murder Investigation
# Murder Investigation

Man arrested after woman in her 20s stabbed to death in Dublin

7 minutes ago 12,672 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí have arrested a man (20s) and he is currently being detained at Finglas Garda Station.

Coronavirus: Four deaths and 420 new cases confirmed in Ireland
# Latest Figures
# Latest Figures

Coronavirus: Four deaths and 420 new cases confirmed in Ireland

23 minutes ago 15,765 Views 29 Comments

The figures were confirmed by NPHET in a statement.

Prince Philip funeral procession ends with Duke's coffin taken from chapel to royal vault
# United Kingdom
# United Kingdom

Prince Philip funeral procession ends with Duke's coffin taken from chapel to royal vault

Updated 1 hour ago 60,868 Views 71 Comments

Prince Philip will be laid to rest at the Royal Vault at St George’s Chapel following the funeral mass.

Unstoppable France put eight tries past Ireland to book Six Nations decider date with England
# French Class
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# French Class

Unstoppable France put eight tries past Ireland to book Six Nations decider date with England

1 hour ago 9,054 Views 12 Comments

Adam Griggs’ side hosted proceedings in Donnybrook this afternoon.

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Exemptions to mandatory hotel quarantine for fully vaccinated people now in operation
# Hotel Quarantine
# Hotel Quarantine

Exemptions to mandatory hotel quarantine for fully vaccinated people now in operation

1 hour ago 4,885 Views 6 Comments

It comes after an additional 16 countries were added to the mandatory hotel quarantine list.

Space trio return to Earth after six months aboard orbiting station
# Space
# Space

Space trio return to Earth after six months aboard orbiting station

1 hour ago 6,194 Views 2 Comments

A Nasa astronaut and two Russian cosmonauts landed in the steppes of Kazakhstan.

More turmoil at Dundalk as manager Shane Keegan quits
# Soap Opera
From The42
# Soap Opera

More turmoil at Dundalk as manager Shane Keegan quits

2 hours ago 12,939 Views 10 Comments

The club’s coaching staff is now without anyone qualified to take charge of tonight’s Premier Division game with Saint Patrick’s Athletic.

Man (20s) assaulted by group of males in Longford Town last night
# Assault
# Assault

Man (20s) assaulted by group of males in Longford Town last night

2 hours ago 11,743 Views 7 Comments

The man was taken to Midlands Regional Hospital to be treated for his injuries, which are not life threatening.

Judge denies Ghislaine Maxwell’s motions to toss sex charges
# Ghislaine Maxwell
# Ghislaine Maxwell

Judge denies Ghislaine Maxwell’s motions to toss sex charges

3 hours ago 8,883 Views 0 Comments

Maxwell, 59, has pleaded not guilty to charges filed against her when she was arrested last July.

WOMEN’S SIX NATIONS ON THE42
Sene Naoupu, Beibhinn Parsons and BOD on Ireland’s Six Nations hopes - plus previews and more
Impact of earlier vaccination for younger people to be assessed by health officials
# Vaccines
# Vaccines

Impact of earlier vaccination for younger people to be assessed by health officials

Updated 3 hours ago 34,505 Views 103 Comments

The Health Minister has asked officials to determine if vaccinating younger people sooner would impact transmission.

As it happened: Ireland v France, Six Nations Championship From The42

As it happened: Ireland v France, Six Nations Championship

3 hours ago 21,703 Views 17 Comments

Ireland went down 56-15 to France in today’s clash at Energia Park.

Winner of €12.7 million lotto jackpot has reached out to National Lottery
# Whole Lotto Money
# Whole Lotto Money

Winner of €12.7 million lotto jackpot has reached out to National Lottery

3 hours ago 13,589 Views 19 Comments

The winning ticket was bought at a Circle K filling station in Kilkenny

Regulations drafted to waive restaurant street furniture fees nationwide this year
# Summer Dining
# Summer Dining

Regulations drafted to waive restaurant street furniture fees nationwide this year

4 hours ago 9,547 Views 14 Comments

Draft regulations would also remove a planning permission requirement to bring in awnings and coverings for outdoor dining.

Covid-19: Confirmed cases in hospital continue to fall across Ireland, with slight increase in ICU numbers
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

Covid-19: Confirmed cases in hospital continue to fall across Ireland, with slight increase in ICU numbers

5 hours ago 12,965 Views 5 Comments

The figures were published by the HSE last night

Irish flags half-mast at State buildings in 'mark of respect' for Prince Philip
# Funeral
# Funeral

Irish flags half-mast at State buildings in 'mark of respect' for Prince Philip

5 hours ago 27,379 Views 114 Comments

The Duke of Edinburgh’s funeral will take place later today.

Worldwide Covid-19 death toll exceeds three million people
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Worldwide Covid-19 death toll exceeds three million people

6 hours ago 9,027 Views 36 Comments

The count by Johns Hopkins University comes as cases are spiking in many countries.

Explainer: The Greensill affair, 'a return of Tory sleaze' and how Ted Hastings could sort it all out
# Lobbying
# Lobbying

Explainer: The Greensill affair, 'a return of Tory sleaze' and how Ted Hastings could sort it all out

6 hours ago 7,573 Views 7 Comments

A former Prime Minister is causing trouble for the current one.

Joe Biden to lift Donald Trump’s cap on refugees amid criticism
# Biden
# Biden

Joe Biden to lift Donald Trump’s cap on refugees amid criticism

7 hours ago 10,947 Views 13 Comments

The latest move gets rid of Trump’s restrictions on resettlements from Somalia, Syria and Yemen to the US.

Tipperary's O'Dwyer crowned AFLW champion after win with Brisbane Lions
# Success Story
From The42
# Success Story

Tipperary's O'Dwyer crowned AFLW champion after win with Brisbane Lions

7 hours ago 21,322 Views 8 Comments

Brisbane Lions defeated Adelaide Crows 38-20 in the final.

Poll: Do you swim in the sea?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you swim in the sea?

7 hours ago 27,973 Views 39 Comments

The lifting of the 5km travel limit opens up the possibility of a sea swim for more people.

'They recorded in bathrooms and garages': How a chart-topping orchestra released chart hits during lockdown
# RTÉ Concert Orchestra
# RTÉ Concert Orchestra

'They recorded in bathrooms and garages': How a chart-topping orchestra released chart hits during lockdown

7 hours ago 7,466 Views 3 Comments

We go behind the scenes with the RTÉ Concert Orchestra.

The 9 at 9: Saturday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Saturday

8 hours ago 8,191 Views 0 Comments

Here’s what’s making headlines this morning.

Merlin Sheldrake: 'Fungi are metabolic wizards - they can explore, scavenge and salvage ingeniously'
# Opinion
# Opinion

Merlin Sheldrake: 'Fungi are metabolic wizards - they can explore, scavenge and salvage ingeniously'

8 hours ago 6,239 Views 9 Comments

The biologist and writer shares an extract from his book Entangled Life.

'It takes a specific type of person to give 15 years of their lives to run that risk'
# The42 Reads
From The42
# The42 Reads

'It takes a specific type of person to give 15 years of their lives to run that risk'

9 hours ago 9,740 Views 3 Comments

What does it take to become an Olympian? Garry Doyle gets an insight from our leading athletes into the dedication required to make it to Tokyo.

NI announces 10-day mandatory hotel quarantine for 'red list' arrivals
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

NI announces 10-day mandatory hotel quarantine for 'red list' arrivals

9 hours ago 29,183 Views 35 Comments

The countries on the red list include Brazil, Kenya, South Africa and Venezuela.

Ambulance en route to sick child stood down after paramedic 'threatened colleague' during row
# Investigation
# Investigation

Ambulance en route to sick child stood down after paramedic 'threatened colleague' during row

9 hours ago 64,588 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí were called to the ambulance station.

What does this week's Covid-19 data tell us about Ireland's progress?
# The Numbers
# The Numbers

What does this week's Covid-19 data tell us about Ireland's progress?

10 hours ago 20,501 Views 17 Comments

Deputy Chief Medical Officer Dr Ronan Glynn said on Thursday that Ireland “is in a far better position” but that “we do have a way to go” yet.

'We're really aware that we can provide a bit of light, with the mood in Ireland quite low at times'
# Green Army
From The42
# Green Army

'We're really aware that we can provide a bit of light, with the mood in Ireland quite low at times'

10 hours ago 12,360 Views 10 Comments

Anna O’Flanagan and the Irish women’s hockey team ‘want to achieve what we know we’re capable of’ through a massive summer.

It's been 'another rollercoaster week' - so what does the Q2 plan for the vaccine rollout look like now?
# All Change
# All Change

It's been 'another rollercoaster week' - so what does the Q2 plan for the vaccine rollout look like now?

17 hours ago 25,844 Views 15 Comments
  • All 60-69s to receive the AstraZeneca vaccine
  • Health officials hope the J&J jab will come back on stream this quarter
  • Government still confident of June vaccine target, Michelle Hennessy reports.

Yesterday’s News

Stormont ministers accuse DUP of ‘obstructing’ north-south meetings on languages and transport
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Stormont ministers accuse DUP of ‘obstructing’ north-south meetings on languages and transport

18 hours ago 21,847 Views 27 Comments

DUP leader Arlene Foster has claimed today’s meeting did not happen due to a timing issue.

Killer in Indianapolis FedEx shooting identified as 19-year-old former employee
# Indianapolis
# Indianapolis

Killer in Indianapolis FedEx shooting identified as 19-year-old former employee

Updated 19 hours ago 69,704 Views 100 Comments
  • The suspected shooter has been named as 19-year-old Brandon Scott Hole from Indiana.
  • At a press conference, it was revealed that police seized a gun from the suspected shooter last year.
  • Employees of the company are among the dead, FedEx said. Five people are also wounded.
Super-sub Coleman makes instant impact as Everton and Spurs draw at Goodison
# Seamie
From The42
# Seamie

Super-sub Coleman makes instant impact as Everton and Spurs draw at Goodison

19 hours ago 26,443 Views 20 Comments

There was concern for Tottenham as Harry Kane picked up a late injury.

Peaky Blinders actor Helen McCrory dies after 'heroic battle with cancer'
# RIP
# RIP

Peaky Blinders actor Helen McCrory dies after 'heroic battle with cancer'

Updated 19 hours ago 87,952 Views 33 Comments

Cillian Murphy has led tributes to the “gifted, fearless and magnificent” actor.

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Constitutional rights of two vaccinated women in mandatory quarantine being breached, court told
# High Court
# High Court

Constitutional rights of two vaccinated women in mandatory quarantine being breached, court told

19 hours ago 20,053 Views 21 Comments

The legal actions are about the mechanics of the quarantine scheme, and how it is being applied.

Quiz: Michael D Higgins is 80 this weekend - how much do you know about him?
# Miggeldy
# Miggeldy

Quiz: Michael D Higgins is 80 this weekend - how much do you know about him?

19 hours ago 36,048 Views 49 Comments

The politician, poet and sociologist turns 80 on Sunday. How much do you know about him?

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

Here's What Happened Today: Friday

20 hours ago 8,637 Views 0 Comments

Here’s a round up of the news.

You evening longread: The rise and rise of Amanda Gorman
# Evening Sitdown
# Evening Sitdown

You evening longread: The rise and rise of Amanda Gorman

20 hours ago 18,907 Views 9 Comments

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

Over 3,500 fines issued to people for organising or attending house parties
# Covid Breaches
# Covid Breaches

Over 3,500 fines issued to people for organising or attending house parties

20 hours ago 16,996 Views 35 Comments

All adults in a car on a non-essential journey may be liable for a €100 fine each, Gardaí said.

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

Here's your TV guide for this weekend of sport

Updated 21 hours ago 23,145 Views 19 Comments

Get stuck into this lot over the weekend.

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