Advertisement
#Open journalism No news is bad news

Your contributions will help us continue to deliver the stories that are important to you

Support The Journal
Dublin: 11°C Sunday 18 April 2021

Today’s News

No plans to change vaccine rollout to prioritise younger cohorts, says Health Minister
# Vaccine Rollout
# Vaccine Rollout

No plans to change vaccine rollout to prioritise younger cohorts, says Health Minister

33 minutes ago 3,739 Views 18 Comments

Donnelly said he asked about changing the plan due to a previous NIAC reccommendation.

16-year-old missing from Monaghan found safe and well
# Found
# Found

16-year-old missing from Monaghan found safe and well

1 hour ago 4,336 Views 3 Comments

Gardaí said the teenager has since been located.

Prison watchdog questions use of handcuffs for escorting gravely ill prisoners to hospital
# Prison
# Prison

Prison watchdog questions use of handcuffs for escorting gravely ill prisoners to hospital

1 hour ago 6,536 Views 17 Comments

The family of a terminally ill prisoner had expressed concern at the use of handcuffs in bringing him to hospital.

Tánaiste has spoken to gardaí about GP contract leak
# Leaking
# Leaking

Tánaiste has spoken to gardaí about GP contract leak

2 hours ago 7,598 Views 0 Comments

A spokesperson said Leo Varadkar made a full statement to gardaí and “answered all questions”.

DAFT.IE PROPERTY MAGAZINE
Sauna and a sea dip? Coastal retreat with breathtaking Burren views for €449k
Tie for second earns Leona Maguire $125k in Hawaii in LPGA Tour career best finish
# Golf
From The42
# Golf

Tie for second earns Leona Maguire $125k in Hawaii in LPGA Tour career best finish

2 hours ago 14,118 Views 12 Comments

Meanwhile Seamus Power is three off the lead going into the final round in Las Vegas

Covid-19: Number of patients being treated in hospital decreases further to 176
# Hospital
# Hospital

Covid-19: Number of patients being treated in hospital decreases further to 176

2 hours ago 11,954 Views 44 Comments

The figures were published by the HSE last night.

Clouds and drizzle ahead for next few days as temperatures stay cool
# Grey Skies
# Grey Skies

Clouds and drizzle ahead for next few days as temperatures stay cool

3 hours ago 9,942 Views 3 Comments

But conditions are set to improve again from midweek onwards.

'Everyone's going through a lot right now. I'm lucky I can just launch myself off a diving board each day'
# One Day At A Time
From The42
# One Day At A Time

'Everyone's going through a lot right now. I'm lucky I can just launch myself off a diving board each day'

4 hours ago 9,127 Views 2 Comments

Oliver Dingley has learned to be kind to himself, taking lockdown in his stride as he targets the Tokyo Olympics.

Poll: Do you wear a face covering in busy outdoor places?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you wear a face covering in busy outdoor places?

4 hours ago 45,513 Views 66 Comments

The government recommends wearing one in crowded outdoor settings.

Man remains in custody after woman (20s) stabbed to death in Dublin
# Murder Investigation
# Murder Investigation

Man remains in custody after woman (20s) stabbed to death in Dublin

Updated 5 hours ago 118,026 Views 0 Comments

The man (20s) is being detained at Finglas Garda Station.

The 9 at 9: Sunday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Sunday

5 hours ago 10,896 Views 0 Comments

Here’s what’s making headlines this morning.

Sitdown Sunday: Life among the Covid sceptics
# 7 Great Reads
# 7 Great Reads

Sitdown Sunday: Life among the Covid sceptics

5 hours ago 13,079 Views 0 Comments

Settle back in a comfy chair and sit back with some of the week’s best longreads.

Alexei Navalny ‘could die at any moment’, doctor says, as hunger strike continues
# Poisoning
# Poisoning

Alexei Navalny ‘could die at any moment’, doctor says, as hunger strike continues

6 hours ago 29,355 Views 29 Comments

Navalny went on hunger strike to protest the refusal to let his physicians see him in prison.

US and China reach agreement ahead of climate summit
# Climate Change
# Climate Change

US and China reach agreement ahead of climate summit

6 hours ago 8,888 Views 13 Comments

The countries said they are “committed to cooperating with each other and with other countries to tackle the climate crisis”.

'It's definitely time that kids are back on the field' - the long-awaited return of underage GAA
# About Time
From The42
# About Time

'It's definitely time that kids are back on the field' - the long-awaited return of underage GAA

6 hours ago 12,712 Views 10 Comments

There’s a real concern that many youngsters won’t return to sport after the lengthy shutdown.

Two motorcyclists killed in separate crashes in Monaghan and Meath
# Motorcyclist
# Motorcyclist

Two motorcyclists killed in separate crashes in Monaghan and Meath

7 hours ago 22,660 Views 12 Comments

Both crashes occurred yesterday evening.

'We know we've put in a professional effort every week... Our commitment to the jersey isn't amateur'
# W6N
From The42
# W6N

'We know we've put in a professional effort every week... Our commitment to the jersey isn't amateur'

7 hours ago 12,386 Views 16 Comments

Ireland captain Ciara Griffin and out-half Stacey Flood reflect on Ireland’s defeat to France.

Israelis no longer have to wear masks outdoors as Covid-19 cases plummet
# Israel
# Israel

Israelis no longer have to wear masks outdoors as Covid-19 cases plummet

7 hours ago 31,901 Views 33 Comments

Masks will still be required indoors, however.

'I hung up for the last time': How I lost my partner to conspiracy theories
# Opinion
# Opinion

'I hung up for the last time': How I lost my partner to conspiracy theories

14 hours ago 65,432 Views 0 Comments

Our reader documents her relationship with a partner who became an advocate of online conspiracy theories.

Yesterday’s News

Sheffield United relegated from Premier League after defeat to Wolves
# Blunted Blades
From The42
# Blunted Blades

Sheffield United relegated from Premier League after defeat to Wolves

16 hours ago 23,038 Views 22 Comments

A 1-0 loss at Molineux confirmed the inevitable with six games yet to play.

Quiz: How much do you know about farm animals?
# Moo
# Moo

Quiz: How much do you know about farm animals?

16 hours ago 55,532 Views 16 Comments

Can you tell your oinks from your baas?

Dundalk refuse to address reports coach Filippo Giovagnoli set for exit after day of turmoil
# Soap Opera
From The42
# Soap Opera

Dundalk refuse to address reports coach Filippo Giovagnoli set for exit after day of turmoil

Updated 16 hours ago 57,581 Views 27 Comments

Fans protested that the club is ‘run like a circus’ and manager Shane Keegan resigned earlier today with the club amid a wretched run of results.

Professor Ruairí Brugha: The current version of mandatory hotel quarantine is not fit for purpose
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

Professor Ruairí Brugha: The current version of mandatory hotel quarantine is not fit for purpose

18 hours ago 23,571 Views 32 Comments

The public health expert says there are better, more creative ways to bolster the quarantine system and prevent the import of Covid.

SPONSORED

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

Here's What Happened Today: Saturday

18 hours ago 12,158 Views 0 Comments

Your round-up of what made the headlines today.

Former Italian interior minister Matteo Salvini to stand trial over 2019 migrant standoff
# Matteo Salvini
# Matteo Salvini

Former Italian interior minister Matteo Salvini to stand trial over 2019 migrant standoff

19 hours ago 9,799 Views 0 Comments

Matteo Salvini tweeted that defending the country was the ‘sacred duty’ of every Italian.

Tánaiste backs school catch-up plan for students during summer months
# YFG Conference
# YFG Conference

Tánaiste backs school catch-up plan for students during summer months

19 hours ago 74,640 Views 108 Comments

Fine Gael is to launch a Youth Commission to consider how the party can “regain the top spot among voters under 35″.

Two men (20s) arrested in connection with fatal crash that killed one in Kerry
# Kerry Crash
# Kerry Crash

Two men (20s) arrested in connection with fatal crash that killed one in Kerry

19 hours ago 26,561 Views 3 Comments

The crash took place on the N22 at Dunrine, near Lawlor’s Cross on 12 January 2021

High Court rules that South African woman is being detained lawfully within hotel quarantine
# High Court
# High Court

High Court rules that South African woman is being detained lawfully within hotel quarantine

20 hours ago 33,581 Views 0 Comments

Charlene Heyns has been staying in mandatory hotel quarantine since she returned to Ireland on 9 April.

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

Coronavirus: Four deaths and 420 new cases confirmed in Ireland

21 hours ago 76,130 Views 99 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 22 hours ago 112,505 Views 109 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
From The42
# French Class

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

22 hours ago 31,495 Views 47 Comments

Adam Griggs’ side hosted proceedings in Donnybrook this afternoon.

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

22 hours ago 22,151 Views 24 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

23 hours ago 21,657 Views 3 Comments

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

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

Sat 2:30 PM 29,658 Views 21 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

Sat 2:03 PM 23,229 Views 0 Comments

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

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 Sat 1:50 PM 47,358 Views 114 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

Sat 1:40 PM 28,069 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

Sat 1:31 PM 26,881 Views 32 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

Sat 1:01 PM 17,448 Views 20 Comments

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

1 2 3 4 5