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Government woos 1,200 Spaniards for 'hard-to-fill' jobs but housing problems glossed over
# Jobseekers
# Jobseekers

Government woos 1,200 Spaniards for 'hard-to-fill' jobs but housing problems glossed over

3 hours ago 6,596 Views 5 Comments

Hostels have become a common fallback option for workers who can’t find long-term housing.

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World's largest active volcano erupts in Hawaii as officials warn people to prepare
# Mauna Loa
# Mauna Loa

World's largest active volcano erupts in Hawaii as officials warn people to prepare

4 hours ago 9,013 Views 3 Comments

A time-lapse video of the eruption from overnight showed lava lighting up one area, moving across it like waves on the ocean.

Almost half of Airbnb's $6 billion in earnings last year were through Dublin firm
# Airbnb
# Airbnb

Almost half of Airbnb's $6 billion in earnings last year were through Dublin firm

4 hours ago 7,900 Views 7 Comments

The main Irish arm of Airbnb returned to profit last year to record pre-tax profits of €116.85 million.

PSNI investigating claim Arm na Poblachta responsible for Derry security alert
# Waterside
# Waterside

PSNI investigating claim Arm na Poblachta responsible for Derry security alert

5 hours ago 3,550 Views 0 Comments

A “viable explosive decide” was left in a hijacked vehicle outside Waterside police station in Derry on Sunday, 20 November.

Man (30s) arrested in connection with human trafficking investigation
# Galway
# Galway

Man (30s) arrested in connection with human trafficking investigation

5 hours ago 9,231 Views 0 Comments

The man was arrested during the course of a search and arrest operation in Co Galway today.

Danny Healy Rae's plant-hire firm posts record profit of €1.07 million
# Kerry
# Kerry

Danny Healy Rae's plant-hire firm posts record profit of €1.07 million

6 hours ago 15,221 Views 17 Comments

The record profit resulted in the company’s accumulated profits rising from €2.58 million to €3.65 million at the end of December last.

'He's better off not taking it' - Should Warren Gatland return as Wales head coach?
# Rugby Weekly Extra
From The42
# Rugby Weekly Extra

'He's better off not taking it' - Should Warren Gatland return as Wales head coach?

6 hours ago 11,424 Views 6 Comments

Bernard Jackman, Murray Kinsella and Gavan Casey discussed the former Wales boss’ links to his old job on Monday’s ‘Rugby Weekly Extra’.

Action Plan to tackle Traveller health inequalities a ‘big step forward’
# Health
# Health

Action Plan to tackle Traveller health inequalities a ‘big step forward’

6 hours ago 6,815 Views 18 Comments

Figures show there is a gap of some 13 years in life expectancy between Travellers and the general population.

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

Here's What Happened Today: Monday

6 hours ago 3,638 Views 0 Comments

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

Donegal County Council meeting adjourned to address Mica redress protest outside
# Defective Blocks
# Defective Blocks

Donegal County Council meeting adjourned to address Mica redress protest outside

6 hours ago 4,324 Views 3 Comments

Senior members of the council went to hear the concerns and frustration of the crowd.

Prosecutor: where Garda bug travelled to is 'a cloud' which defence has placed over Hutch case
# Courts
# Courts

Prosecutor: where Garda bug travelled to is 'a cloud' which defence has placed over Hutch case

7 hours ago 13,160 Views 0 Comments

The Special Criminal Court heard the state prosecutor’s argument that the bugging device was not outside Garda jurisdiction

'We're devastated' - Family issues plea to have father's stolen All-Ireland medal returned
# Appeal
From The42
# Appeal

'We're devastated' - Family issues plea to have father's stolen All-Ireland medal returned

7 hours ago 21,522 Views 4 Comments

Daithí De Paor’s medal which he won in 1948 was taken from from his daughter’s home last week.

RTÉ and union negotiate 6% pay increase phased in over two years
# Pay Rise
# Pay Rise

RTÉ and union negotiate 6% pay increase phased in over two years

8 hours ago 10,626 Views 16 Comments

Members of the RTÉ Trade Union Group will vote on whether they accept the measure.

Gardaí thought they would be killed during shootout in Dublin last year, court hears
# Courts
# Courts

Gardaí thought they would be killed during shootout in Dublin last year, court hears

8 hours ago 13,736 Views 0 Comments

Daniel Goulding (39) pleaded guilty to the attempted murder of the two gardaí at his family home on 25 May 2021.

East Wall residents' group block Dublin's Port Tunnel over asylum seeker accommodation
# Protest
# Protest

East Wall residents' group block Dublin's Port Tunnel over asylum seeker accommodation

9 hours ago 44,294 Views 72 Comments

It comes after Integration Minister Roderic O’Gorman said the old ESB building in East Wall will not be closed as emergency accommodation for refugees.

Buffalo gunman pleads guilty over racist supermarket massacre
# New York
# New York

Buffalo gunman pleads guilty over racist supermarket massacre

9 hours ago 10,183 Views 0 Comments

Payton Gendron (19) pleaded guilty to murder and hate-motivated terrorism charges, guaranteeing that he will spend the rest of his life in prison.

Brazil seal last-16 progression with controlled win over Switzerland
# Marching On
From The42
# Marching On

Brazil seal last-16 progression with controlled win over Switzerland

9 hours ago 14,035 Views 3 Comments

Casemiro was the unlikely matchwinner.

Web Summit CEO Paddy Cosgrave being sued for defamation over tweet
# Courts
# Courts

Web Summit CEO Paddy Cosgrave being sued for defamation over tweet

10 hours ago 26,301 Views 0 Comments

Businessman Robert Quirke claims that he and his businesses were defamed and damaged due to a tweet posted by Cosgrave in 2021.

Parent of child transferred to Sweden for emergency RSV treatment calls for stronger virus messaging
# Rsv
# Rsv

Parent of child transferred to Sweden for emergency RSV treatment calls for stronger virus messaging

Updated 10 hours ago 39,494 Views 8 Comments

The Health Protection Surveillance Centre says recent RSV figures are ‘substantially’ higher than other years.

Submachine gun, silencer and ammunition seized by gardaí in Finglas
# Dublin
# Dublin

Submachine gun, silencer and ammunition seized by gardaí in Finglas

11 hours ago 14,024 Views 4 Comments

The discovery was made during a search of a maintenance area at an apartment complex in Finglas on Friday.

Data watchdog fines Meta €265 million over GDPR breaches
# Facebook
# Facebook

Data watchdog fines Meta €265 million over GDPR breaches

Updated 11 hours ago 13,676 Views 10 Comments

An inquiry by the DPC that was ongoing since April 2021 found infringements of two GDPR articles.

'Zero-covid' protests are spreading in China but why is the country persisting with the policy?

'Zero-covid' protests are spreading in China but why is the country persisting with the policy?

11 hours ago 10,555 Views 8 Comments

China the only major country still pursuing zero covid, a policy that includes snap lockdowns and lengthy quarantines.

All-Ireland hurling winners medal among items stolen during Co Wexford burglary
# Burglary
# Burglary

All-Ireland hurling winners medal among items stolen during Co Wexford burglary

11 hours ago 13,934 Views 5 Comments

The theft is believed to have occurred last Friday between 4pm and 7pm in Co Wexford.

'We won’t speak about Europe until after this next game. Seriously!'
# Priorities
From The42
# Priorities

'We won’t speak about Europe until after this next game. Seriously!'

Updated 12 hours ago 26,573 Views 25 Comments

Munster set to focus on league points this Friday in a bid to build momentum into Europe.

Man who paid women to access their children for sexual gratification jailed for seven years
# Courts
# Courts

Man who paid women to access their children for sexual gratification jailed for seven years

12 hours ago 19,086 Views 0 Comments

A mother who sold naked photos of her children to Timmy Duggan (35) was also jailed for three years with the final 18 months suspended.

Man pleads guilty to murdering a grandmother whose body was found in burning car
# Courts
# Courts

Man pleads guilty to murdering a grandmother whose body was found in burning car

14 hours ago 29,055 Views 0 Comments

Gardai and fire services arrived at the scene of the burning car in Co Cork last February.

Europe wide operation targets drug cartel with six arrests in Dubai
# Organised Crime
# Organised Crime

Europe wide operation targets drug cartel with six arrests in Dubai

14 hours ago 23,201 Views 0 Comments

Europol announced this morning that 49 suspects across Europe and the United Arab Emirates have been arrested.

WHO to rename monkeypox to 'mpox' to reduce prejudice and stigma
# Mpox
# Mpox

WHO to rename monkeypox to 'mpox' to reduce prejudice and stigma

15 hours ago 11,129 Views 16 Comments

The World Health Organisation will phase out its use of the term monkeypox over the next year.

Poll: Would you return a bottle to the shop to get 25c back?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Would you return a bottle to the shop to get 25c back?

15 hours ago 43,821 Views 68 Comments

A new deposit-return scheme is trying to reduce litter and increase recyling rates.

Deposit-return scheme on bottles and cans to start rolling out in shops
# Recyling
# Recyling

Deposit-return scheme on bottles and cans to start rolling out in shops

15 hours ago 25,817 Views 26 Comments

A 15c deposit will apply to cans and bottles up to 500ml and a 25c deposit on those over 500ml.

Ukraine military expects fresh Russian missile strikes on energy grid
# In The Dark
# In The Dark

Ukraine military expects fresh Russian missile strikes on energy grid

16 hours ago 5,071 Views 1 Comment

With temperatures dipping below zero, repeated Russian attacks have left Ukraine’s energy grid teetering on the brink of collapse.

Child undergoing treatment for 'serious injuries' following alleged dog attack in Co Wexford
# Enniscorthy
# Enniscorthy

Child undergoing treatment for 'serious injuries' following alleged dog attack in Co Wexford

17 hours ago 48,040 Views 0 Comments

The dog has since been destroyed and enquiries are ongoing.

Two people rescued from small plane caught in power lines in the US state of Maryland
# Power Lines
# Power Lines

Two people rescued from small plane caught in power lines in the US state of Maryland

17 hours ago 10,787 Views 3 Comments

Both men suffered “serious injuries” from the crash, and hypothermia was also an issue.

'Those nuns!': Martin Scorsese reveals he’s been watching Derry Girls
# Derry Girls
# Derry Girls

'Those nuns!': Martin Scorsese reveals he’s been watching Derry Girls

17 hours ago 32,291 Views 28 Comments

Scorsese was recently asked about what he is currently watching.

Christmas FM is back on the airwaves today
# Fa La La La La
# Fa La La La La

Christmas FM is back on the airwaves today

17 hours ago 13,281 Views 12 Comments

Wherever you are in the country, here’s how to listen.

At least four dead in hotel siege in Somalia's capital Mogadishu
# Al-Shabaab
# Al-Shabaab

At least four dead in hotel siege in Somalia's capital Mogadishu

18 hours ago 6,411 Views 0 Comments

Al-Shabaab, a militant group affiliated with Al-Qaeda, has claimed responsibility for the attack.

'Crazy' - Arrive by helicopter after wedding, score 0-7 in All-Ireland semi-final win
# Dream Weekend
From The42
# Dream Weekend

'Crazy' - Arrive by helicopter after wedding, score 0-7 in All-Ireland semi-final win

Updated 19 hours ago 42,637 Views 5 Comments

Next stop Croke Park for Cathriona McConnell and Donaghmoyne.

Redacted Lives: Listen to the third episode of our new documentary series here
# Podcast
# Podcast

Redacted Lives: Listen to the third episode of our new documentary series here

Updated 19 hours ago 11,634 Views 0 Comments

In 1975, two children looked under a slab of concrete and saw what appeared to be bones. Decades later, their accidental discovery led to a mass grave being uncovered on the grounds of a former mother and baby home.

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