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Today’s News

Lenders expected to row back after rebuke from ombudsman over tracker mortgage complaints

Ger Deering this week revealed 500 complaints could be impacted by banks’ use of time limit clauses.

Yesterday’s News

How well do you know Ireland's statues?

A statue of the River Shannon as a bronze-faced male river god has sparked debate in Athlone recently.

The inside story of Jason Knight’s full Championship debut for Derby County

A WhatsApp shutdown, family blackout and why Philip Cocu loves his new midfield maestro from Dublin.

Here's What Happened Today: Saturday

The G7 summit, internal tensions at the OPW and the National Broadband Plan made headlines today.

From The42 Early Tipp goals power them past Cork to seal All-Ireland hurling glory Premier Class

Early Tipp goals power them past Cork to seal All-Ireland hurling glory

18,652 was the attendance at the Gaelic Grounds for today’s U20 decider.

Two men arrested over murder of man shot dead in Co Down on Monday

Malcolm McKeown’s body was discovered in a car in the Main Street area of the village just before 9pm.

How many pints of Guinness have been pulled in the Dáil bar in 2019? It's the week in numbers

Plus the number of buildings lying empty managed by the Office of Public Works.

Johnson and Tusk trade 'Mr No Deal' jibes as G7 summit kicks off

Johnson has said the European Union must drop its insistence on the Irish backstop to avoid a “no-deal” Brexit.

'She'll be all lit up': A Vietnam War helicopter is making its way to Tralee for restoration

Once restored, Pádraig Nolan plans to display the Huey in public and tour it around Ireland.

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NASA reportedly investigating first allegation of a crime in space

NASA astronaut Anne McClain has admitted to accessing her ex-partner’s bank account from the International Space Station.

From The42 Ireland crash and burn as England rip Schmidt's men apart in London Hammered

Ireland crash and burn as England rip Schmidt's men apart in London

Ireland conceded eight tries in a record defeat against the English.

Gardaí investigate aggravated burglary at house in north Dublin

The incident took place in the early hours of Friday morning.

Prince Andrew says he had no knowledge of Jeffrey Epstein's behaviour

Since Epstein’s death, Prince Andrew has come under intense scrutiny over his relationship with the disgraced US financier.

Man (21) hospitalised with serious injuries following assault in Meath

The incident happened at around 3am this morning.

'I never thought that my fine son would be in the cemetery...we're all heartbroken'

Jack Downey died after taking a substance at Indiependence earlier this month.

Locals in Barcelona form vigilante patrols after surge in crime targeting tourists

Thefts and violent robberies in Barcelona jumped by 28% between 2016 and 2018.

From the Garden: How to make the perfect sauerkraut at home GIY

From the Garden: How to make the perfect sauerkraut at home

Although the name is German, the probiotic food has its origins in China.

Six schools told to offer more special education places by Minister

With schools set to return next week, hundreds of pupils across Ireland have yet to be given a place.

EU's Tusk warns 'trade wars will lead to recession' as world leaders meet in France for G7 summit

13,000 members of the French security forces have been deployed to Biarritz ahead of the summit.

Hong Kong police fire tear gas as clashes return to city following days of peace

The protests ended a nearly week-long period of peace in the semi-autonomous region.

This Canadian medical cannabis firm is using Dublin as a base to take on the European market

Satipharm is developing oil and capsule products for sale in Europe.

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Poll: Do you agree with plans to introduce fees for roadside electric vehicle chargers?

The ESB will no longer allow vehicle owners to use the charge points for free.

Concerns over possible inclusion of Scientology office in future Heritage Week programmes

The organisation’s Dublin office was included in the Heritage Week programme.

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Here’s what’s making headlines this Saturday morning.

'A wonderful woman': Trump praises Danish PM after phone call following row over Greenland sale

Trump cancelled a trip to Denmark earlier this week over the row.

Event Guide: Heading out and about? Here's what is going on this weekend

Everything from street art to live cookery demonstrations will be taking place around Ireland.

From The42 Schmidt's Ireland need to show encouraging signs in Twickenham Preview

Schmidt's Ireland need to show encouraging signs in Twickenham

After a disappointing Six Nations, this feels like a chance to gain some momentum.

Patient's death could be first linked to vaping in US, health officials say

Officials are trying to find the cause of a respiratory illness in up to 200 more people.

Brazilian president deploys army to fight Amazon fires and prevent illegal deforestation

Global condemnation on Bolsonaro’s perceived inaction to date on the fires is growing.

Call for change in language requirements for garda recruits with dyslexia

Learning additional languages is often very challenging for students with dyslexia.

From The42 ‘Five foot eight, underweight and f*****g great’: Remembering Man United’s penalty specialist from Cabra Dubliner

‘Five foot eight, underweight and f*****g great’: Remembering Man United’s penalty specialist from Cabra

In the 1970s Ireland midfielder Gerry Daly took 17 penalties for Man United and missed only one.

Cockroaches, mould and aggressive staff: Documents convey reality of life in homeless accommodation

New documents detail the issues facing people living in homeless emergency accommodation.

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Deliveroo's new boss on late-night deliveries and self-employment laws

Government spends more than €25m on consultancy fees for National Broadband Plan

The fees were paid to firms for advice given from 2013 to date.

'This is f***ing insane': OPW staff emails show tensions over decision to ban visitor books from sites

The books were banned from sites such as Dublin Castle and Kilmainham Gaol over data privacy concerns.

Friday 23 August, 2019

'Better off without them': Trump issues 'order' for US companies to pull out of China

Trump’s series of angry tweets came after China announced a new set of tariffs to the tune of $75 billion.

'Enough is enough': Bus and rail services to be withdrawn from anti-social behaviour 'black spots'

The NBRU is calling for a Garda Public Transport Unit due to an “alarming” increase in assaults on staff.

French prosecutors open rape and child assault inquiry into Jeffrey Epstein

The probe will investigate claims Epstein and others participated in a vast child sex trafficking ring.

Irishman (22) who died following fall in New York named RIP

Irishman (22) who died following fall in New York named

Police were called to the scene in Brooklyn on Tuesday evening.

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