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Today’s News

'At least Leinster used some of our tactics in that game, so that's brilliant to see'
# Spicy
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# Spicy

'At least Leinster used some of our tactics in that game, so that's brilliant to see'

3 minutes ago 4,797 Views 14 Comments

Johann van Graan says Munster will always look to tailor their game plans to specific opposition.

The 5 at 5: Tuesday
# 5 At 5
# 5 At 5

The 5 at 5: Tuesday

21 minutes ago 929 Views 0 Comments

Five minutes, five stories, five o’clock…

Uganda’s Bobi Wine wins growing power despite loss in disputed presidential election
# Kampala
# Kampala

Uganda’s Bobi Wine wins growing power despite loss in disputed presidential election

44 minutes ago 1,953 Views 4 Comments

Politician and former musician Bobi Wine lost Uganda’s presidential election but his party won at least 56 seats.

'It's like buying from China or the US': Brexit causes issues for Irish ordering online from UK
# Uk Websites
# Uk Websites

'It's like buying from China or the US': Brexit causes issues for Irish ordering online from UK

1 hour ago 10,547 Views 26 Comments

Customers have reported getting refunds after couriers temporarily paused their services for UK websites.

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'We're well in the surge now for critical care': 202 people with Covid-19 are in ICU
# Surge Capacity
# Surge Capacity

'We're well in the surge now for critical care': 202 people with Covid-19 are in ICU

Updated 1 hour ago 25,310 Views 72 Comments
  • Cabinet to consider proposals for remunerating student nurses on placement during the pandemic.
  • The Beacon Hospital signed up to the HSE's 'safety net' deal for private beds during the third Covid-19 wave.
  • GPs and pharmacists are to be paid almost €91 million to vaccinate 1.5 million people.
Russia brushes off calls from international officials to release Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny
# Russia
# Russia

Russia brushes off calls from international officials to release Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny

2 hours ago 3,524 Views 0 Comments

Navalny was arrested after returning from Germany following treatment for nerve agent poisoning.

Spotlight

Mother and Baby Homes report

The report documents the harrowing and shameful treatment of young women and children at the hands of the Irish State.

'Nowadays, footballers stop being normal people from the age of 11 or 12'
# BTL
From The42
# BTL

'Nowadays, footballers stop being normal people from the age of 11 or 12'

2 hours ago 11,095 Views 1 Comment

Author Simon Kuper is our guest on this week’s episode of Behind the Lines.

Nationwide weather advisory issued as wintry conditions and sub-zero temperatures on way
# Wrap Up Warm
# Wrap Up Warm

Nationwide weather advisory issued as wintry conditions and sub-zero temperatures on way

2 hours ago 31,312 Views 11 Comments

Met Éireann has issued a weather advisory for the entire country, which will kick in at midnight.

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Man jailed after assault that led victim to drop out of college
# Crime
# Crime

Man jailed after assault that led victim to drop out of college

2 hours ago 13,879 Views 0 Comments

The victim was punched as he was leaving a fast food restaurant in 2017.

Cabinet approves plan for GPs and pharmacists to vaccinate 1.5 million people
# Vaccinations
# Vaccinations

Cabinet approves plan for GPs and pharmacists to vaccinate 1.5 million people

Updated 2 hours ago 40,283 Views 132 Comments

GPs working in mass vaccination centres will be paid €120 per hour under the plan.

Man who targeted women walking alone loses appeal against conviction
# Court Of Appeal
# Court Of Appeal

Man who targeted women walking alone loses appeal against conviction

3 hours ago 14,890 Views 10 Comments

The man, who can’t be named for legal reasons, had been convicted of offences for attacks on three women.

Dublin Starbucks outlet ordered to pay €12k to customer after employee drew 'slanty' eyes on cup
# WRC
# WRC

Dublin Starbucks outlet ordered to pay €12k to customer after employee drew 'slanty' eyes on cup

3 hours ago 22,946 Views 0 Comments

A spokesperson for Starbucks said they are “deeply sorry” the incident occured.

All 18 private hospitals now signed up to surge capacity deal as Beacon accepts arrangement
# Private Hospitals
# Private Hospitals

All 18 private hospitals now signed up to surge capacity deal as Beacon accepts arrangement

3 hours ago 9,027 Views 21 Comments

Until today, the Beacon Hospital had been the only private hospital not to sign up to the deal.

Family and gardaí 'very concerned' for welfare of 44-year-old man missing since last Thursday
# Appeal
# Appeal

Family and gardaí 'very concerned' for welfare of 44-year-old man missing since last Thursday

4 hours ago 25,838 Views 2 Comments

Colin Lacey is missing from Castledermot, Co Kildare.

'Our children are suffering': Parents of children with special needs tell government and unions to 'sort it out'
# Covid19
# Covid19

'Our children are suffering': Parents of children with special needs tell government and unions to 'sort it out'

4 hours ago 10,169 Views 42 Comments

Unions have said teachers’ concerns about their safety have not been eased by health officials.

Boeing 737 Max cleared to resume flying in Europe from next week
# 737 Max
# 737 Max

Boeing 737 Max cleared to resume flying in Europe from next week

4 hours ago 9,098 Views 35 Comments

The 737 Max returned to the skies in the United States last month.

ESB referred to OECD over importing coal from north Colombian mine
# Cerrejón Mine
# Cerrejón Mine

ESB referred to OECD over importing coal from north Colombian mine

4 hours ago 12,006 Views 24 Comments

A charity has submitted a formal complaint about the ESB allegedly breaching its human rights commitments.

Student nurses repeat call for fair payment as Collins Report sent to Cabinet
# Collins Report
# Collins Report

Student nurses repeat call for fair payment as Collins Report sent to Cabinet

5 hours ago 5,669 Views 20 Comments

The report compiled by Professor Tom Collins was to look at how student nurses should be paid for working during the Covid pandemic.

WHO chief says 'me-first' attitude to vaccines among high income countries will prolong pandemic
# Covid19
# Covid19

WHO chief says 'me-first' attitude to vaccines among high income countries will prolong pandemic

5 hours ago 14,652 Views 39 Comments

39 million doses have been administered in 49 higher income countries, while just 25 doses have been given in one low income country.

Major incident declared as Storm Christoph heads to the UK
# Warnings
# Warnings

Major incident declared as Storm Christoph heads to the UK

7 hours ago 100,829 Views 23 Comments

More than 100 flood warnings and alerts have been issued in England.

AFLW player hit with three-week ban for challenge that injured All-Ireland winner Brid Stack
# Suspended
From The42
# Suspended

AFLW player hit with three-week ban for challenge that injured All-Ireland winner Brid Stack

7 hours ago 35,250 Views 12 Comments

Ebony Marinoff has been charged with ‘forceful front-on contact’.

Poll: Should Ireland have a Vaccine Minister?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should Ireland have a Vaccine Minister?

7 hours ago 39,235 Views 100 Comments

Fine Gael MEP Frances Fitzgerald has called for a dedicated Vaccine Minister.

On his last full day in office, Donald Trump will mull over pardons - but isn't expected to pardon himself
# Season Finale
# Season Finale

On his last full day in office, Donald Trump will mull over pardons - but isn't expected to pardon himself

7 hours ago 30,432 Views 64 Comments

If Trump pardoned himself, that would likely harden anger among previously supportive Republicans in the Senate, which will soon start an impeachment trial.

The 9 at 9: Tuesday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Updated 8 hours ago 13,322 Views 3 Comments

Here’s what’s making headlines this morning.

New coronavirus cases hit troubled Australian Open build-up
# Backlash
From The42
# Backlash

New coronavirus cases hit troubled Australian Open build-up

8 hours ago 26,727 Views 19 Comments

Two of the new cases were players. taking the total infections to seven since more than 1,000 people arrived in largely coronavirus-free Australia.

Special education return to school 'in jeopardy' as teachers' concerns remain
# Department Of Education
# Department Of Education

Special education return to school 'in jeopardy' as teachers' concerns remain

9 hours ago 25,419 Views 118 Comments

A webinar for teachers was held yesterday where “vitriolic” comments were left about public health experts’ assertion that schools are safe.

Biden team says US will not lift travel bans, despite Trump statement
# Pandemic
# Pandemic

Biden team says US will not lift travel bans, despite Trump statement

9 hours ago 25,670 Views 12 Comments

Trump said he would lift the travel ban on parts of Europe and Brazil.

Meghan Markle's bid to throw out Mail’s defence to privacy claim begins
# Newspapers
# Newspapers

Meghan Markle's bid to throw out Mail’s defence to privacy claim begins

10 hours ago 18,597 Views 0 Comments

The Duchess of Sussex is suing Associated Newspapers Limited.

Warning over Covid vaccine scam that targets elderly people living alone
# Vaccine Scam
# Vaccine Scam

Warning over Covid vaccine scam that targets elderly people living alone

10 hours ago 30,400 Views 11 Comments

There have been multiple reports of people saying they’ve been contacted by con artists purporting to be from the HSE.

Explainer: We're into our surge ICU capacity in hospitals - so what does that mean?
# Covid19
# Covid19

Explainer: We're into our surge ICU capacity in hospitals - so what does that mean?

17 hours ago 32,276 Views 39 Comments

Hospitals are under increasing pressure, with patients in all age cohorts needing critical care.

Yesterday’s News

Independent expert panel finds WHO and China could've acted faster during early stages of pandemic
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Independent expert panel finds WHO and China could've acted faster during early stages of pandemic

18 hours ago 24,489 Views 70 Comments

“A largely hidden epidemic contributed to the global spread,” the expert panel found.

Aubamayeng bags brace and youngsters shine bright as Arsenal ease past Newcastle
# Stroll
From The42
# Stroll

Aubamayeng bags brace and youngsters shine bright as Arsenal ease past Newcastle

18 hours ago 15,998 Views 13 Comments

Emile Smith Rowe and goalscorer Bukayo Saka caught the eye for the Gunners in a comfortable win.

A French woman who was ruled dead in 2017 is fighting to be declared alive
# Yes Really
# Yes Really

A French woman who was ruled dead in 2017 is fighting to be declared alive

19 hours ago 63,049 Views 29 Comments

Jeanne Pouchain’s status has prevented her and her husband from using their joint bank account.

Two family members of staff at second Dublin hospital received Covid-19 vaccine
# Rotunda
# Rotunda

Two family members of staff at second Dublin hospital received Covid-19 vaccine

19 hours ago 47,612 Views 94 Comments

It comes a similar controversy at the Coombe Hospital was reported last night.

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Hospitals across Northern Ireland to come under 'intense pressure' this week, health minister warns
# The North
# The North

Hospitals across Northern Ireland to come under 'intense pressure' this week, health minister warns

19 hours ago 9,353 Views 2 Comments

Stormont’s health minister warned the current pressures are likely to move to intensive care units in ten days’ time.

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

Here's What Happened Today: Monday

20 hours ago 13,523 Views 0 Comments

Here’s what made the headlines today…

Deputy CMO insists school closures should be 'last resort' only after criticism from special needs teachers
# Special Needs
# Special Needs

Deputy CMO insists school closures should be 'last resort' only after criticism from special needs teachers

Updated 20 hours ago 96,745 Views 118 Comments

Talks are continuing with unions about the reopening of schools for students with special educational needs.

Your evening longread: How do food trends happen - and what will we be eating in 2021?
# Evening Sitdown
# Evening Sitdown

Your evening longread: How do food trends happen - and what will we be eating in 2021?

20 hours ago 16,463 Views 9 Comments

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

Mayo legend Andy Moran takes first major step into management
# Home Comforts
From The42
# Home Comforts

Mayo legend Andy Moran takes first major step into management

Updated 20 hours ago 51,493 Views 11 Comments

The 2017 Footballer of the Year takes charge of his native Ballaghaderreen.

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Man charged after refusing to comply with Garda direction in relation to travel restrictions
# Travel Restrictions
# Travel Restrictions

Man charged after refusing to comply with Garda direction in relation to travel restrictions

21 hours ago 74,176 Views 0 Comments

He is due to appear before Naas District Court tomorrow morning.

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