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Today’s News

Ryanair flight from Krakow to Dublin diverted after bomb scare

A note discovered in one of the plane’s toilets claimed there were explosives on board.

Two men appear in court charged in relation to €1.2 million cocaine seizure

John Reynolds (62) and Andrew Lawlor (35) were arrested on Saturday.

At least one of Epstein's victims to speak at Ghislaine Maxwell bail hearing

They plan to tell a judge that Epstein’s ex-girlfriend Ghislaine Maxwell should be denied bail on charges.

Body of Glee actress Naya Rivera recovered from California lake, police confirm

The 33-year-old went missing last week while on a boating trip with her four-year-old son.


Two men (20s) arrested over house fire in Dundalk released pending file for DPP

The house in Clontygora Court was significantly damaged in the incident earlier this month.

From The42 Irish youngster Obafemi strikes blow to Man United's Champions League hopes Report

Irish youngster Obafemi strikes blow to Man United's Champions League hopes

The result leaves the Red Devils fifth in the table.

High Court judge orders inquiry into detention of Chilean woman who arrived in Ireland this month

The woman claims she arrived in Ireland to take an online language course.

Quiz: How well do you remember Jack Charlton's tenure as Republic of Ireland manager?

The beloved figure within Irish football passed away at the age of 85 over the weekend.

Man (40s) charged with vandalism of Luke Kelly statue in Dublin

The man is being charged an incident of vandalism that occurred yesterday.


Here's What Happened Today: Monday

Another day of no Covid-related deaths, Rosslare port immigration investigation, and Zinzdi Mandela’s death… It’s The Fix.

Ministers and NTA report high level of compliance from passengers around face covering regulations

The AGSI’s Antointette Cunningham said this morning it shouldn’t be up to gardaí to enforce every single piece of the health regulations.

Minister signals change to pandemic unemployment payment on the way

Some 95,800 people are now receiving the reduced payment of €203 per week.

Coveney: 'I don’t think we should prevent flights landing in Ireland or ban international travel'

Coveney said people arriving in Ireland will be checked up on.

Your evening longread: The fascinating - and mysterious - life of humpback whales

It’s a coronavirus-free zone as we bring you an interesting longread each evening to take your mind off the news.

US judge halts federal executions hours before resumption

The US government was expected to appeal against the decision in a bid to carry out the first such execution since 2003.

Croke Park to host major Muslim festival Eid Al Adha

It is expected that 500 people will be able to attend the celebration in order to allow for social distancing.

Parents of children born during pandemic to get additional three weeks leave

There have been calls for maternity leave to be extended for those who recently had children.

From The42 As it happened: Man United v Southampton, Premier League Liveblog

As it happened: Man United v Southampton, Premier League

Man United faced Southampton as they attempted to take a step closer to Champions League football.

Coronavirus: No new deaths and 11 new cases confirmed in Ireland

The figures were released at a briefing this evening.

Minister denies being source on Barry Cowen drink-driving ban report

Thomas Byrne, a Fianna Fáil TD from Meath East, addressed allegations made about him online that he gave the story to the media,

Eleven plead not guilty to alleged sexual abuse, exploitation and neglect of four children

One of the men is also charged with inappropriately administering medication to one of the alleged victims.

The 5 at 5: Monday

Five minutes, five stories, five o’clock…

Busiest recent flight from Texas to Dublin had 'fewer than 20 passengers on board'

Only two such flights from Dallas to Dublin have landed since the route resumed service.

From The42 FAI Council member raises further concern over 'ticking time bomb' government agreement Headaches

FAI Council member raises further concern over 'ticking time bomb' government agreement

The FAI have agreed to adopt a series of controversial rule changes to secure a State bailout, but these are causing unease among some members.

Gardaí warn young people not to allow themselves to be used as 'money mules'

The warning follows the arrest of a man in his early 20s in West Cork last week.

Gardaí arrest man in Francis Dunne murder investigation

Francis Dunne was found dead in a derelict house in Cork in December.

Man who abused son of woman he met through dating site avoids jail term

The 45-year-old man had pleaded guilty to sexually assaulting the child in 2013.

Planning permission secured for 597 social and affordable homes in south Dublin

Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council has been successful in securing planning permission for the Shanganagh development.

From The42 NFL's Redskins confirm they will change their name after sponsor pressure over racism NFL

NFL's Redskins confirm they will change their name after sponsor pressure over racism

A new name will not be announced immediately because of ongoing trademark issues.

Gardaí seek help from public in locating 20-year-old woman missing from Dundalk

Mariana Rezmuves was last seen on Sunday, 5 July in Dundalk.

Missing 23-month-old girl and her father found safe and well by Roscommon gardaí

Jasmine Arshad and her father Shiraz Arshad were missing but have since been found.

Accused denies murdering Detective Garda Adrian Donohoe

Aaron Brady has pleaded not guilty to the capital murder of Adrian Donohoe in 2013.

'We don't have time to police customers': Bar and restaurant owners call for guidance on tourist quarantine

Some hospitality businesses have turned away tourists who are not following the quarantine advice on arrival in Ireland.

Manhunt for 'Rambo' armed with bow and arrow in German Black Forest

About 100 officers were combing the forest with the help of special forces.

Johnny Depp tells court he got superbug after his finger was severed

Depp is suing The Sun newspaper over an April 2018 article which labelled him a “wife beater”.

Mary Kenny no longer speaking at Roscommon festival after questioning travel quarantine rules

The journalist was asking whether a 14-day quarantine applied to her arrival into Ireland from Britain for a festival.

From The42 'We didn't really perceive him as this famous person, he was just big Jack to us' RIP Jack

'We didn't really perceive him as this famous person, he was just big Jack to us'

Former Galway player Alan Kerins on his family’s close links to Jack Charlton.

Nelson Mandela's daughter Zindzi dies aged 59

She had been South Africa’s ambassador to Denmark since 2015.

Organisers of this year's Hong Kong Tiananmen vigil appear in court

A vigil was held on 4 June after police ruled it could not take place due to coronavirus restrictions.

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