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: 7 °C Friday 18 January, 2019
Advertisement

The 9 at 9: Monday

Here’s what’s making the news this morning.

Image: Shutterstock/Vladislav Noseek

EVERY MORNING, TheJournal.ie brings you all the news you need to know as you start the day. 

1. #SWEDEN: The Swedish general election saw the far-right make significant gains while the two main parties almost tied.

2. #ARAS 2018: At least nine local authorities will meet today as several prospective candidates seek endorsements for the presidential election next month.

3. CYBER SAFETY: More than 50% of nine year olds are on social media despite social media age restrictions, according to a new survey.   

4. #CBS: US television giant CBS has announced the immediate departure of its CEO Leslie Moonves following a slew of sexual misconduct allegations.

5. #AIRBNB: Housing Minister Eoghan Murphy will introduce rules to cut the loss of rental accommodation in Dublin to Airbnb. The Times of Ireland reports that the move will add 1,000 homes to the rental market. 

6. #LOUGH ERNE: A search operation is resuming for a man who has been reported missing in Co Fermanagh’s Lower Lough Erne. 

7. #WRONG FLAT: A police officer who shot and killed a man in his home in Texas after apparently thinking she was in her own apartment has been arrested.

8. #HUMAN RIGHTS: The Chinese government is conducting a systematic campaign of human rights violations against Muslims, according  to a new report from Human Rights Watch. 

9. #EDUCATION: A raft of subject changes for Ireland’s Leaving and Junior Certs are set to be introduced.

  • Share on Facebook
  • Email this article
  •  

About the author:

Ceimin Burke

Read next:

COMMENTS

This is YOUR comments community. Stay civil, stay constructive, stay on topic. Please familiarise yourself with our comments policy here before taking part.
write a comment

    Leave a commentcancel

     

    Trending Tags