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Ryanair loses EU court challenge against Germany's €320m bailout of Thomas Cook-owned airline
# Ryanair
# Ryanair

Ryanair loses EU court challenge against Germany's €320m bailout of Thomas Cook-owned airline

46 minutes ago 2,624 Views 1 Comment

Ryanair claimed that the Commission carried out an incomplete and insufficient examination of conditions for rescue aid.

Opinion: The last thing this housing market needs is a subsidy for developers
# Housing Crisis
# Housing Crisis

Opinion: The last thing this housing market needs is a subsidy for developers

1 hour ago 4,136 Views 16 Comments

The Social Democrats are asking the government to scrap the subsidy for developers – Cian O’Callaghan explains why.

British Government is 'all take and take some more' in NI Protocol debacle - Tánaiste

British Government is 'all take and take some more' in NI Protocol debacle - Tánaiste

1 hour ago 4,220 Views 13 Comments

Varadkar said the UK’s threats to disapply parts of the Protocol are creating an “atmosphere of distrust”.

Department to explore 'substantial' revisions to remote working bill after criticism
# Home Work
# Home Work

Department to explore 'substantial' revisions to remote working bill after criticism

Updated 1 hour ago 19,470 Views 39 Comments

The draft bill has gone down like a “lead balloon” with workers, said Sinn Féin’s Louise O’Reilly.

UK 'open' to international tribunal trying Putin over Ukraine war
# Ukraine
# Ukraine

UK 'open' to international tribunal trying Putin over Ukraine war

Updated 2 hours ago 22,594 Views 13 Comments

Meanwhile, Ukrainian fighters extracted from the last bastion of resistance in Mariupol have been taken to a former penal colony in enemy-controlled territory.

10 men arrested in connection with alleged match-fixing in the League of Ireland
# LOI
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# LOI

10 men arrested in connection with alleged match-fixing in the League of Ireland

Updated 3 hours ago 32,778 Views 0 Comments

The arrests stem from an investigation launched following reports of alleged match-fixing received from the FAI and Uefa.

Climate change indicators hit record highs in 2021, UN warns
# Sea Levels
# Sea Levels

Climate change indicators hit record highs in 2021, UN warns

3 hours ago 2,917 Views 8 Comments

Greenhouse gas concentrations, sea level rise, ocean heat and ocean acidification all set new records last year.

'The hate of men will pass': Volodymyr Zelenskyy speech opens Cannes Film Festival
# Cannes
# Cannes

'The hate of men will pass': Volodymyr Zelenskyy speech opens Cannes Film Festival

3 hours ago 5,637 Views 9 Comments

The leader received a standing ovation after delivering lines from the Charlie Chaplin film, the Great Dictator.

Ryanair opens new €10 million aircraft maintenance facility at Shannon Airport
# Ryanair
# Ryanair

Ryanair opens new €10 million aircraft maintenance facility at Shannon Airport

4 hours ago 8,503 Views 6 Comments

The facility is expected to employ 200 people in the locality.

Russian gymnast banned for one year for pro-war 'Z' symbol
# Ivan Kuliak
# Ivan Kuliak

Russian gymnast banned for one year for pro-war 'Z' symbol

4 hours ago 15,733 Views 9 Comments

The Z symbol has gone from a marking on Russian military vehicles to a pro-war symbol.

Poll: Should all gambling ads be banned before 9pm?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should all gambling ads be banned before 9pm?

4 hours ago 15,232 Views 38 Comments

The Oireachtas Justice Committee wants gambling ads to be banned before the 9pm watershed.

Tory MP accused of rape released on bail
# Investigation
# Investigation

Tory MP accused of rape released on bail

4 hours ago 7,722 Views 0 Comments

Tory chief whip Chris Heaton-Harris urged the unnamed MP in his 50s to stay away from Parliament.

Finland and Sweden submit applications for Nato membership
# NATO
# NATO

Finland and Sweden submit applications for Nato membership

4 hours ago 5,264 Views 16 Comments

Nato Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said he welcomes the requests.

Con O'Callaghan: 'Sometimes people would come up to me and tell me I'm going to the hurlers'
# King Con
From The42
# King Con

Con O'Callaghan: 'Sometimes people would come up to me and tell me I'm going to the hurlers'

Updated 5 hours ago 17,388 Views 3 Comments

The Dublin football star dismissed rumours he was set to swap codes earlier this season.

HSE warns of 'significant impact' in hospitals across the country as medical scientists strike
# Pay Claim
# Pay Claim

HSE warns of 'significant impact' in hospitals across the country as medical scientists strike

5 hours ago 28,963 Views 13 Comments

HSE National Director for Acute Services Liam Woods said up to 14,000 outpatient appointments will be cancelled today.

Sinn Féin says Troubles amnesty legislation treats survivors 'with utter contempt'
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Sinn Féin says Troubles amnesty legislation treats survivors 'with utter contempt'

5 hours ago 6,614 Views 19 Comments

The proposals are almost universally opposed by political parties across the UK and Ireland as well as victims’ groups.

Kim Jong Un criticises officials over spiralling North Korea Covid outbreak
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Kim Jong Un criticises officials over spiralling North Korea Covid outbreak

6 hours ago 11,622 Views 10 Comments

The country reported 232,880 new cases of “fever” as of Tuesday evening, bringing the total number to 1.72 million with 62 deaths.

Swedish MP: There is worry about our independent voice but NATO is the only solution
# Olle Thorell
# Olle Thorell

Swedish MP: There is worry about our independent voice but NATO is the only solution

13 hours ago 8,845 Views 8 Comments

Olle Thorell is an MP for the ruling Social Democrats party and also a member of the Foreign Affairs Committee in the Swedish parliament.

Yesterday’s News

Pentagon reveals increasing number of UFOs reported in past 20 years
# Unidentified Flying Objects
# Unidentified Flying Objects

Pentagon reveals increasing number of UFOs reported in past 20 years

14 hours ago 27,385 Views 35 Comments

“We’ve made no assumptions about what this is or isn’t,” the deputy director of US Naval intelligence said.

Man appears in court accused of ransacking Ukrainian refugees’ belongings
# Courts
# Courts

Man appears in court accused of ransacking Ukrainian refugees’ belongings

15 hours ago 31,375 Views 0 Comments

The Ukrainian couple left war-ravaged Kyiv as the Russian invasion began on 24 February.

Under-strength Liverpool prevail to bring Premier League title race to final day
# Boost
From The42
# Boost

Under-strength Liverpool prevail to bring Premier League title race to final day

15 hours ago 40,638 Views 39 Comments

Jurgen Klopp was without several important players against Southampton tonight.

Man (60s) dies following motorcycle crash in Tralee
# Kerry
# Kerry

Man (60s) dies following motorcycle crash in Tralee

15 hours ago 14,430 Views 2 Comments

Gardaí in Tralee are appealing for witnesses to come forward.

Bidens visit Buffalo to pay respects to victims of racist massacre
# Buffalo
# Buffalo

Bidens visit Buffalo to pay respects to victims of racist massacre

Updated 15 hours ago 15,066 Views 25 Comments

Biden called the racially-motivated killings “antithetical to everything we stand for in America.”

Here's What Happened Today: Tuesday
# Evening Fix
# Evening Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Tuesday

16 hours ago 6,904 Views 0 Comments

Here’s your round-up of what made the headlines today.

War in Ukraine enters 'protracted phase': Defence minister
# Ukraine
# Ukraine

War in Ukraine enters 'protracted phase': Defence minister

Updated 16 hours ago 28,649 Views 2 Comments

Putin says Europe’s oil sanctions are ‘economic suicide’

Josh Dunne sustained two stab wounds to chest on the night he died, court hears
# Josh Dunne
# Josh Dunne

Josh Dunne sustained two stab wounds to chest on the night he died, court hears

17 hours ago 17,429 Views 0 Comments

George Gonzaga Bento is charged with the teenager’s murder.

Tiger, Spieth and McIlroy will play together at PGA Championship
# Looking Ahead
From The42
# Looking Ahead

Tiger, Spieth and McIlroy will play together at PGA Championship

17 hours ago 12,870 Views 2 Comments

The trio will start Thursday’s opening round from the 10th tee at 8:10 a.m.

Man (60s) dies in Cork car crash
# Skibbereen
# Skibbereen

Man (60s) dies in Cork car crash

17 hours ago 14,727 Views 0 Comments

The collision involved a car and occurred at around 1.30pm.

Green Party unease over NMH vote as government accused of 'breathtaking cynicism'
# National Maternity Hospital
# National Maternity Hospital

Green Party unease over NMH vote as government accused of 'breathtaking cynicism'

18 hours ago 17,005 Views 30 Comments

The government will not oppose a Sinn Féin motion calling for public ownership of the land.

Anthony Nash: 'He is the most underrated hurler in the county'
# The42 GAA Weekly
From The42
# The42 GAA Weekly

Anthony Nash: 'He is the most underrated hurler in the county'

18 hours ago 37,266 Views 11 Comments

Luke Meade was a key performer during Cork’s victory over Waterford.

Russia says hundreds of Ukrainians surrender at Azovstal steel plant
# Mariupol
# Mariupol

Russia says hundreds of Ukrainians surrender at Azovstal steel plant

Updated 18 hours ago 43,230 Views 43 Comments

Ukraine’s defence ministry confirmed the soldiers had left Azovstal, expressing hope for an “exchange procedure.”

Emma DeSouza: Running in the Assembly elections was an education - Northern Ireland is changing
# Assembly Elections
# Assembly Elections

Emma DeSouza: Running in the Assembly elections was an education - Northern Ireland is changing

18 hours ago 8,312 Views 2 Comments

Emma DeSouza ran in the recent Stormont elections – she didn’t win but she shares her thoughts on it all.

Donnelly denies paying for retweets after hundreds of accounts share Twitter video
# Big In Turkey
# Big In Turkey

Donnelly denies paying for retweets after hundreds of accounts share Twitter video

18 hours ago 31,708 Views 22 Comments

The minister and his Department said they did not pay for promotion of the tweet.

‘Take John Hume’s name out of your mouth’: DUP MP invokes civil rights leader in Protocol debate
# Commons Clash
# Commons Clash

‘Take John Hume’s name out of your mouth’: DUP MP invokes civil rights leader in Protocol debate

18 hours ago 58,571 Views 25 Comments

The House of Commons clash has since moved to the online realm.

Spanish cabinet approves paid 'menstrual leave'
# Women's Health
# Women's Health

Spanish cabinet approves paid 'menstrual leave'

19 hours ago 24,207 Views 28 Comments

Equality Minister Irene Montero said the law will recognise a health problem that has been largely swept under the carpet until now.

Tory MP arrested on suspicion of rape
# Investigation
# Investigation

Tory MP arrested on suspicion of rape

19 hours ago 23,864 Views 0 Comments

The unnamed Conservative has been urged not to attend Parliament while under investigation.

Germany seeks five-years' jail for ex-Nazi guard, now 101
# Ex-Nazi Trial
# Ex-Nazi Trial

Germany seeks five-years' jail for ex-Nazi guard, now 101

20 hours ago 14,423 Views 0 Comments

Cross-examined about his work at the camp, Schuetz had denied knowledge about what happened there.

Central Bank says more needs to be done to help customers as banks exit Irish market
# Banking Switch
# Banking Switch

Central Bank says more needs to be done to help customers as banks exit Irish market

20 hours ago 14,084 Views 9 Comments

The exit of KBC and Ulster Bank will whittle Ireland’s number of retail banks from five down to just three.

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