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Today’s News

Temperatures to reach 20 degrees over next few days ahead of unsettled weekend
# Met Éireann
# Met Éireann

Temperatures to reach 20 degrees over next few days ahead of unsettled weekend

5 minutes ago 587 Views 0 Comments

The weather is to be more unsettled over the weekend as low pressure moves in.

Texas doctor sued after defying state's new abortion ban
# Reproductive Rights
# Reproductive Rights

Texas doctor sued after defying state's new abortion ban

1 hour ago 7,116 Views 33 Comments

The legislation bans abortions from as early as six weeks into a pregnancy.

Family and gardaí 'concerned for welfare' of 24-year-old missing from Dublin
# Clondalkin
# Clondalkin

Family and gardaí 'concerned for welfare' of 24-year-old missing from Dublin

2 hours ago 18,602 Views 0 Comments

Bridget was last seen on the Old Nangor Road in Clondalkin on Monday.

Biden to tell UN he does not believe in a 'new Cold war'
# United Nations General Assembly
# United Nations General Assembly

Biden to tell UN he does not believe in a 'new Cold war'

2 hours ago 5,552 Views 12 Comments

Biden’s first speech as US president to the General Assembly faces a tough reception.

Poll: Will you watch the Great British Bake Off?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Will you watch the Great British Bake Off?

2 hours ago 13,918 Views 18 Comments

The Great British Bake Off is a big ratings winner for Channel 4.

'He’ll come back as strong as before, or even stronger ' – Leavy primed to return after injury nightmare
# Dan The Man
From The42
# Dan The Man

'He’ll come back as strong as before, or even stronger ' – Leavy primed to return after injury nightmare

Updated 3 hours ago 8,966 Views 2 Comments

The flanker has suffered two long-term injury setbacks since 2019.

AstraZeneca to build €300 million manufacturing plant in Dublin
# Blanchardstown
# Blanchardstown

AstraZeneca to build €300 million manufacturing plant in Dublin

3 hours ago 18,333 Views 23 Comments

About 100 jobs are to be created.

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

3 hours ago 8,893 Views 1 Comment

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'

3 hours ago 10,414 Views 8 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

4 hours ago 10,220 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

4 hours ago 18,562 Views 10 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

4 hours ago 6,133 Views 10 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

11 hours ago 38,739 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

12 hours ago 40,421 Views 28 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

13 hours ago 35,572 Views 46 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

13 hours ago 8,843 Views 3 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'

13 hours ago 21,711 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 13 hours ago 10,439 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

13 hours ago 9,447 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

14 hours ago 6,729 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 14 hours ago 53,176 Views 100 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'

15 hours ago 19,122 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

15 hours ago 25,120 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 15 hours ago 16,592 Views 20 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

15 hours ago 19,659 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 15 hours ago 14,101 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

15 hours ago 38,260 Views 46 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

16 hours ago 11,585 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 16 hours ago 53,088 Views 35 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

17 hours ago 18,491 Views 12 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

18 hours ago 42,729 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

18 hours ago 18,955 Views 0 Comments

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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

19 hours ago 59,781 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 19 hours ago 26,806 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

19 hours ago 16,690 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 20 hours ago 18,516 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

20 hours ago 14,559 Views 27 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'

20 hours ago 14,999 Views 13 Comments

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

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