This site uses cookies to improve your experience and to provide services and advertising. By continuing to browse, you agree to the use of cookies described in our Cookies Policy. You may change your settings at any time but this may impact on the functionality of the site. To learn more see our Cookies Policy.
OK
Dublin: 1 °C Sunday 15 December, 2019
Advertisement

The 5 at 5: Monday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

Image: Shutterstock/rSnapshotPhotos

EVERY EVENING, TheJournal.ie brings you the five big news stories you need to know.

1. #NEPAL: Up to seven Irish people have yet to make contact with their families in the wake of the devastating earthquake which hit Nepal on Saturday, the Red Cross has said.

2. #NO DEBATE: Taoiseach Enda Kenny has effectively said that he will not take part in a TV debate with the No side in the same-sex marriage referendum.

3. #ASSISTED SUICIDE: A jury has begun deliberating whether Gail O’Rorke attempted to assist the suicide of another woman by making arrangements for her to travel to Zurich. [RTE]

4. #SPRING IN THEIR STEP: The government is gearing up to announce its first ever spring statement tomorrow, which is expected to contain details of spending increases and public sector pay rises.

5. #NOT HAPPENING: Clothing company Abercrombie & Fitch will no longer be using topless models at its shops and plans to stop hiring staff based on their looks. 

  • Share on Facebook
  • Email this article
  •  

Read next:

COMMENTS