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Dublin: 20 °C Monday 1 June, 2020

Today’s News

Hotels in Northern Ireland to reopen from 20 July, economy minister says

The 20 July date covers guesthouses, guest accommodation, B&Bs, hotels and hostels.

Almost 5,600 incidents of domestic abuse reported to gardaí in past two months

There has been a 25% increase in the number of domestic abuse incidents recorded by gardaí over the same period in 2019.

From The42 'King Carlos' - Kiwi out-half Spencer was the greatest maverick of them all Genius Week

'King Carlos' - Kiwi out-half Spencer was the greatest maverick of them all

The All Blacks and Blues out-half thrilled fans with his audacious, creative play.

8-year-old child among seven dead as Storm Amanda batters Central America

A government minister said El Salvador was facing a ‘critical situation’.

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Two more deaths in Ireland and Latin American cases reach over 1 million: Today's Covid-19 main points

Here’s what’s making headlines in relation to Covid-19 both here and abroad.

It's another scorcher of a day with temperatures to hit up to 27 degrees

Don’t forget the sunscreen if you’re heading outdoors today.

Pupils begin returning to schools in England despite concerns from scientists and parents

It is part of a wider easing of measures that will also see groups of up to six people allowed to meet outdoors.

Poll: Have you attempted a barbecue so far this year? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Have you attempted a barbecue so far this year?

Met Éireann has said temperatures could reach as high as 27 degrees today.

Restaurant street tables to be trialled as part of Limerick council's recovery plans

Other measures planned include drive-in gigs and movies, night-time markets, and street performances.

'Not at the moment': Universities don't plan to refund fees for this or the next academic year

NUI Galway is offering students a reduced rent rate next year due to the ‘hybrid’ way universities are expected to operate.

From The42 Quiz: How well do you remember the Premier League 2002-03 season? Test

Quiz: How well do you remember the Premier League 2002-03 season?

Looking back at the year when Man United prevailed yet again.

The 9 at 9: Monday

Here’s what’s making headlines this morning.

Trump heads to White House bunker as hundreds protest against racism in Washington

Tens of thousands of people have joined demonstrations across the US over the weekend.

A tribute to the Class of 2020: How one group of teachers marked the end of school for sixth years

As schools end an academic year in the Covid-19 pandemic, a group of secondary teachers in Tallaght had to pay tribute to their students.

The CSO wants people to 'tell Ireland’s story' of Covid-19

The work of the country’s census office has been hampered by the pandemic.

Further clarity needed on NI business and trade in UK's protocol plan, EU House of Lords committee says

It has been nearly two weeks since the UK published its proposal for the Northern Ireland protocol.

Council 'investigating avenues' to solve public toilet issue in Dublin as restrictions ease

A Council spokesperson said it is “acutely aware of this issue” and is “working to come up with a solution.”

Healthcare staff 'considered immune' for three months after recovering from Covid-19 HSE

Healthcare staff 'considered immune' for three months after recovering from Covid-19

Guidance regarding immunity and healthcare workers was compiled by the HSE.

Yesterday’s News

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O'Rourke: 'The GAA are being ultra cautious. It's time now to be moving on a bit quicker'

Colm O’Rourke was speaking on The Sunday Game tonight.

QUIZ: How well do you know Kindergarten Cop?

“I’m going to ask a bunch of questions and I want to have them answered immediately.”

Money Diaries: A software engineer in Dublin living with her boyfriend and three flatmates during the shutdown

This week, our reader finds she’s enjoying slowing down while staying at home during the shutdown, and is spending less.

Here's What Happened Today: Sunday

Here’s what made the headlines today.

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From The42 Bundesliga footballers Thuram and Sancho join US killing protests Statement This post contains videos

Bundesliga footballers Thuram and Sancho join US killing protests

Marcus Thuram took a knee after scoring while Jadon Sancho marked one of his goals by unveiling a ‘Justice for George Floyd’ T-shirt.

'Please come aboard': SpaceX crew enter International Space Station after historic journey Orbital This post contains videos

'Please come aboard': SpaceX crew enter International Space Station after historic journey

Docking took place at 3.16pm Irish time and the astronauts entered some three hours later.

'I'm getting shot!': Journalists under attack from police and protesters across US Violence This post contains videos

'I'm getting shot!': Journalists under attack from police and protesters across US

The arrest and handcuffing of a black CNN journalist has drawn the widest coverage.

Coronavirus: Two deaths and 66 new cases confirmed in Ireland

The National Public Health Emergency Team have confirmed the latest figures this afternoon.

Notre-Dame square reopens for first time since devastating fire Paris This post contains videos

Notre-Dame square reopens for first time since devastating fire

President Emmanuel Macron reiterated last month his goal of restoring Notre-Dame to its former glory by 2024.

Dozens gather in Dublin for peaceful protests against US police brutality

Two protests were held in Dublin this afternoon in solidarity with protesters in the US.

Trump says he will delay G7 summit to Autumn and invite other countries to join

Trump said he would like to invite Russia, South Korea, Australia and India to the group.

People advised to seek shade during the day today as temperatures of up to 26 degrees expected

The warm weather will continue tomorrow with highs of up to 27 degrees.

Bertie Ahern on lifting lockdown: 'You will not carry the public if we drift into August'

The former taoiseach has outlined his thoughts on the government’s roadmap.

From The42 Quiz: How well do you remember Clare's great 90s hurling team? Banner

Quiz: How well do you remember Clare's great 90s hurling team?

It was the decade of the Banner roar. Let’s test your knowledge.

Thomas the Tank Engine narrator, Michael Angelis, dies aged 76 RIP

Thomas the Tank Engine narrator, Michael Angelis, dies aged 76

The narrator and actor died suddenly while at home with his wife yesterday, his agent said.

'No plan' for carers or those who need care when they get tested for Covid-19

“If I could do this alone I would, it would be better than dealing with the system,” one family carer said.

Poll: Does the sunny weather make lockdown easier or harder? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Does the sunny weather make lockdown easier or harder?

Are you happy to soak up the sun from your garden or do you crave a populated beach?

Protesting brutality against black people is 'right and necessary', but 'needless destruction' is not, says Joe Biden

Protests over police killings of black people reignited after George Floyd was killed during an arrest on Monday.

40 youths obstruct gardaí as two arrested after altercation in Salthill, Galway

Several garda units were called to the scene to try and restore peace and disperse the crowd.

Sitdown Sunday: When Courtney Love rocked Liverpool

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

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