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Today’s News

Ten out of 19 maternity units have abortion services in place

The HSE has said that “service demand remains within the predicted limits” in relation to abortion services.

Yesterday’s News

From The42 Sexton ignores increasing levels of scrutiny as he returns to lead Leinster into battle Skipper

Sexton ignores increasing levels of scrutiny as he returns to lead Leinster into battle

‘I have been used to it since I have been in school. It’s not something I pay too much attention to.’

Here's What Happened Today: Saturday

A republican march, a gorse fire in Donegal and a blind sailor made headlines today.

From The42 Supporter banned from Ricoh Arena after confronting Billy Vunipola Detained

Supporter banned from Ricoh Arena after confronting Billy Vunipola

The Saracens number eight was confronted on the pitch in Coventry.

Opinion: In Colombia indigenous protests follow communities being displaced and leaders murdered

Thousands of indigenous people have attended a minga -a collective action for the common good – in defence of life, writes Kieran Duffy.

'A disgusting attempt at intimidation': Republican group criticised for O'Connell Street march after Lyra McKee killing

The march comes less than 48 hours after the 29-year-old journalist was killed in Derry.

How many people were suspended from housing lists for refusing multiple offers? It's the week in numbers

Plus: The total number of ATMs stolen by criminal gangs north and south of the border.

Blind Japanese sailor completes non-stop Pacific voyage

This was Mitsuhiro Iwamoto’s second attempt

From The42 Saracens crush Munster's European dream as van Graan's side bow out Well Beaten

Saracens crush Munster's European dream as van Graan's side bow out

The English side were too powerful, too clever and too controlling in Coventry.

PSNI make fresh appeal after two teenagers arrested over killing of Lyra McKee in Derry

The 29 year-old was killed in the city on Thursday.

'They were just ordinary people': Descendants of 1916 volunteers take us to where their ancestors fought Freedom Fighters This post contains videos

'They were just ordinary people': Descendants of 1916 volunteers take us to where their ancestors fought

Patrick Kilmartin and William O’Dea fought on the North Circular Road outpost and Mendicity Institute respectfully during the Rising.

Ireland's 'stable political environment' attracted a major HIV drug firm to Dublin

The Canadian company is in the process of getting its Trogarzo drug approved in Europe.

Gardaí investigating after gorse fire destroys house in Co Donegal

The fire spread throughout the afternoon from the Annagry area into nearby Dungloe and Kincasslagh.

Man airlifted to hospital after collapsing while walking on Carlingford mountain

Emergency services were alerted to the incident at midday.

Finian McGrath claims he was 'thrown under the bus' by other ministers over drink-driving remarks

He previously claimed the new laws were being implemented unfairly.

From The42 As it happened: Saracens v Munster, Champions Cup semi-final Liveblog

As it happened: Saracens v Munster, Champions Cup semi-final

We went minute-by-minute as Munster set out to break their semi-final habit against a formidable Saracens side.

Three children hospitalised after suspected chemical leak at Letterkenny swimming pool

The conditions of those affected is not believed to be life threatening.

Labour MP Diane Abbott 'sincerely sorry' for drinking can of M&S Mojito on London train

Drinking alcohol on the TFL network has been illegal since 2008.

From the Garden: Learn how to really grow parsnips, earth up spuds and make wild garlic pesto

‘Most parsnip seed packets will tell you to sow them in February – don’t do it,’ writes Michael Kelly.

Body of missing Clare man found by fishermen

The man had been missing from his home since Wednesday.

Girl in critical condition after being stabbed in the neck in Armagh

The 15 year-old was stabbed at around 9pm last night.

'Murdered by cowards': Ireland's front pages unite in mourning for Lyra McKee

The killing of the 29 year-old was covered on all of Ireland’s front pages this morning.

Poll: Did you make it through to the end of Lent? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Did you make it through to the end of Lent?

It’s not always easy to make it through the 40 days.

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Here’s all the news you need to know this Saturday morning.

Plan for €5m Dublin food hall to go ahead after company overturns 10pm curfew

Michael Wright’s plan to redevelop St Andrew’s Church in central Dublin was approved last year.

'Many think we're wrong to leave the Dáil, others want us to f**k off out of here' - Mick Wallace

“If people of the far-right want to run, that is there prerogative – I am not of that ilk,” he said.

Two to appear in court over seizure of €1.3m worth of cannabis in Waterford

The drugs were seized from a grow house on Thursday.

From The42 'I'm not leaving this place until I win something. I need to win something' Munster Man

'I'm not leaving this place until I win something. I need to win something'

33-year-old Billy Holland has shown resilience over the course his lifelong love affair with Munster.

CCTV footage shows Lyra McKee and suspected gunman in moments leading up to her killing

The 29 year-old was shot dead in Derry on Thursday night.

Catholic in 2019: 'Some cardinals and clerics appear trapped within a medieval mindset - but Pope Francis provides a glimmer of hope'

‘We can all help to change the outdated teachings, traditions and structures which repel many adults and young people,’ writes Joe Mulvaney.

From The42 'My first Olympics was absolutely amazing, but this has to be the one' Focused

'My first Olympics was absolutely amazing, but this has to be the one'

After winning European bronze last summer, Shane Ryan is focused on making his mark on the Olympic stage in Tokyo.

FORA BUSINESS NEWS MAGAZINE
E-scooter giant Lime has Ireland in its sights

Library staff and social workers among 110 Dublin council staff assaulted during work last year Exclusive

Those who fell victim to physical attacks included library staff, park workers as well as street cleaners.

Friday 19 April, 2019

'The UK government keep appealing until you give up': Rights activists hold rallies in Belfast and London

Emma DeSouza is challenging the Home Office’s argument that British immigration law supersedes the Good Friday Agreement.

From The42 The French woman who made Irish sporting history after just two weeks here The First Lady This post contains videos

The French woman who made Irish sporting history after just two weeks here

West Dublin Rhinos player Morane Senyarich became the first-ever woman to play tackle American football in Ireland.

Man and teenager arrested after gun found in South Dublin

They are currently being detained at Tallaght Garda Station.

Trump brands statements about him in Mueller report as 'total bulls**t'

A subpoena has been issued for the full, unredacted report.

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Here's What Happened Today: Good Friday

Here’s what made the headlines today.

Quiz: Which famous person is pictured with Bono here?

The 58 year-old is used to being pictured with celebrities

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