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'A preposterous waste of money': Irish MEPs raise concerns over Strasbourg parliament sittings
# European Parliament
# European Parliament

'A preposterous waste of money': Irish MEPs raise concerns over Strasbourg parliament sittings

3 minutes ago 115 Views 0 Comments

Independent studies showed that a total of €109 million a year could be saved if all parliament activity was moved to Brussels.

Council unable to find burial place of babies despite checking records of 13 graveyards
# Bessborough
# Bessborough

Council unable to find burial place of babies despite checking records of 13 graveyards

8 minutes ago 349 Views 0 Comments

Mary Donovan’s siblings are among the 923 children who died at Bessborough mother and baby institution in Cork.

Yesterday’s News

Three deaths and multiple injuries as cross-country train derails in Missouri
# Amtrack
# Amtrack

Three deaths and multiple injuries as cross-country train derails in Missouri

59 minutes ago 2,655 Views 1 Comment

Nearly 250 passengers were on board at the time of the derailment.

'Deplorable' Russian strike kills at least 13 and injures dozens at Ukraine shopping centre
# Kremenchuk
# Kremenchuk

'Deplorable' Russian strike kills at least 13 and injures dozens at Ukraine shopping centre

Updated 1 hour ago 61,848 Views 65 Comments

The Ukrainian defence ministry said the strike was timed to coincide with the centre’s busiest hours.

Gardaí appeal for help to find 15-year-old missing from Ballyfermot
# Dublin
# Dublin

Gardaí appeal for help to find 15-year-old missing from Ballyfermot

1 hour ago 2,997 Views 0 Comments

Calum McDonagh has been missing since since Saturday 25 June.

Westminster pushes forward with NI Protocol Bill after lengthy debate
# Brexit
# Brexit

Westminster pushes forward with NI Protocol Bill after lengthy debate

Updated 1 hour ago 29,743 Views 27 Comments

MPs voted 295 to 221 to give the Northern Ireland Protocol Bill a second reading, clearing the way for more detailed scrutiny in the coming weeks.

Green Party councillor elected as new Dublin Lord Mayor
# Caroline Conroy
# Caroline Conroy

Green Party councillor elected as new Dublin Lord Mayor

2 hours ago 7,327 Views 17 Comments

The election happened at this evening’s annual meeting of Dublin City Council in the capital’s City Hall.

RFU apologise after ex-England centre Burrell says racism is 'rife' in rugby
# Racism
From The42
# Racism

RFU apologise after ex-England centre Burrell says racism is 'rife' in rugby

2 hours ago 18,488 Views 15 Comments

Burrell opened up about receiving comments about bananas, fried chicken and slavery and being greeted with a racial slur.

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

Here's What Happened Today: Monday

2 hours ago 2,976 Views 0 Comments

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

Former head of military abuse team: 'You just need to get rid of the dinosaurs'
# Christine Whitecross
# Christine Whitecross

Former head of military abuse team: 'You just need to get rid of the dinosaurs'

3 hours ago 6,965 Views 0 Comments

Christine Whitecross is a retired Lieutenant General who led the Canadian Forces strategic response team on sexual misconduct.

WATCH: Open Newsroom - Ireland and the EU after 50 years together
# How It Started
# How It Started

WATCH: Open Newsroom - Ireland and the EU after 50 years together

3 hours ago 1,851 Views 0 Comments

Watch our webinar on how Ireland found itself at the heart of the EU 50 years ago – and how it’s working for us now.

The Battle of Dublin: It's 100 years since the Four Courts assault that launched the Civil War
# Civil War Centenary
# Civil War Centenary

The Battle of Dublin: It's 100 years since the Four Courts assault that launched the Civil War

4 hours ago 5,959 Views 5 Comments

Pro-Treaty forces hoped the attack would bring conflict to a close but historians say it prolonged hostilities and ensured Ireland spiralled into civil war.

Man who stabbed ex-partner's boyfriend in 'sneak attack' found guilty of murder
# Central Criminal Court
# Central Criminal Court

Man who stabbed ex-partner's boyfriend in 'sneak attack' found guilty of murder

4 hours ago 13,968 Views 0 Comments

Nassar Ahmed the stabbing was in self defence but this was not accepted by the jury.

Woman welcomes Court of Appeal decision not to reduce rapist father’s 18-year jail term
# Court
# Court

Woman welcomes Court of Appeal decision not to reduce rapist father’s 18-year jail term

5 hours ago 14,010 Views 0 Comments

The former member of the Defence Forces had pleaded guilty to numerous counts of rape, indecent assault and sexual assault.

Ireland beat Georgia 9-0 to ensure World Cup dream hits new heights
# Coygig
From The42
# Coygig

Ireland beat Georgia 9-0 to ensure World Cup dream hits new heights

5 hours ago 19,338 Views 15 Comments

Captain Katie McCabe bagged a hat-trick and was one of six Irish goal-scorers as the record away win was equalled in Gori.

'Remuneration is significant': No appetite in Govt to increase €420k salary for next HSE boss
# Job Vacancy
# Job Vacancy

'Remuneration is significant': No appetite in Govt to increase €420k salary for next HSE boss

5 hours ago 16,562 Views 26 Comments

Questions have been raised about whether tensions between the HSE and Department of Health played a part in Paul Reid’s decision to step down.

Archives lost in Public Records Office fire of 1922 recovered in virtual reconstruction
# 100 Years Later
# 100 Years Later

Archives lost in Public Records Office fire of 1922 recovered in virtual reconstruction

5 hours ago 12,043 Views 12 Comments

Decades of Irish history went up in flames when the archives were almost totally destroyed during the shelling of the Four Courts.

As it happened: Georgia v Ireland, World Cup qualifier From The42
Live 6 hours ago

As it happened: Georgia v Ireland, World Cup qualifier

Man (20s) arrested in relation to petrol bomb attack on South Dublin pub
# Loughlinstown
# Loughlinstown

Man (20s) arrested in relation to petrol bomb attack on South Dublin pub

6 hours ago 13,650 Views 0 Comments

The incident occurred shortly after midnight on Saturday 18 June.

17-year-old missing from Cork found safe and well
# Ballincollig
# Ballincollig

17-year-old missing from Cork found safe and well

6 hours ago 7,109 Views 0 Comments

The teenager had been missing since Saturday afternoon.

76-year-old woman missing from Co Mayo found safe and well
# Search
# Search

76-year-old woman missing from Co Mayo found safe and well

6 hours ago 9,857 Views 0 Comments

The woman’s family and gardaí thanked the public and media for their assistance.

Mayo boss Horan steps down after All-Ireland quarter-final defeat
# Immediate Effect
From The42
# Immediate Effect

Mayo boss Horan steps down after All-Ireland quarter-final defeat

6 hours ago 35,052 Views 19 Comments

Yesterday saw the Yew County lose out to Kerry at Croke Park.

Swissport face trial over death of Dublin Airport worker in 2018
# Terminal 2
# Terminal 2

Swissport face trial over death of Dublin Airport worker in 2018

7 hours ago 15,229 Views 3 Comments

The case came before Dublin District Court today and the company has not indicated how it will plead.

Cork woman jailed for campaign of harrassment against former TD and community activist
# Cork
# Cork

Cork woman jailed for campaign of harrassment against former TD and community activist

8 hours ago 15,696 Views 0 Comments

Sonya Egan of The Lawn, Lios Cara, Killeens, Co Cork sent thousands of emails to former Cork North Central Sinn Fein TD Jonathan O’Brien.

Zelenskyy presses G7 for more help as Kyiv reels from Russian strikes - NATO increases strength
# G7 Summit
# G7 Summit

Zelenskyy presses G7 for more help as Kyiv reels from Russian strikes - NATO increases strength

Updated 9 hours ago 12,786 Views 6 Comments
  • Russia struck a residential building in Kyiv, killing one person and wounding four others.
  • Zelenskyy is set to join the leaders of the US, Germany, Britain, France, Italy, Japan and Canada via video link.
  • The G7 have stressed their unity in the face of Russia's aggression – even as the global fallout worsens.
Marc Ó Sé: 'It's the end of Mayo, for the next few years anyway'
# The42 GAA Weekly
From The42
# The42 GAA Weekly

Marc Ó Sé: 'It's the end of Mayo, for the next few years anyway'

9 hours ago 37,740 Views 27 Comments

He expects changes out west over the off-season.

Debunked: No, the UN did not warn of '500 million refugees on their way from Africa to Europe'
# Factcheck
# Factcheck

Debunked: No, the UN did not warn of '500 million refugees on their way from Africa to Europe'

9 hours ago 8,946 Views 0 Comments

The UN Refugee Agency said it never issued such a statement and it warned of the damage disinformation can do.

Paul Reid to quit as HSE boss in December to spend more time with family
# HSE
# HSE

Paul Reid to quit as HSE boss in December to spend more time with family

Updated 9 hours ago 69,028 Views 125 Comments

Reid said he believes the HSE is entering a new phase and that the appointment of a new leader is now timely.

Health products regulator warns against unauthorised 'self-tanning' substance
# Danger
# Danger

Health products regulator warns against unauthorised 'self-tanning' substance

9 hours ago 11,991 Views 2 Comments

The HPRA said that social media has had a huge role at popularising the product.

GSOC investigation into fatal shooting of George Nkencho by gardaí has 'made significant progress'
# Inquest
# Inquest

GSOC investigation into fatal shooting of George Nkencho by gardaí has 'made significant progress'

10 hours ago 11,148 Views 0 Comments

Nkencho was fatally wounded by members of the Garda Armed Support Unit outside his home in December 2020.

Poll: Do you exercise when you’re on holiday?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you exercise when you’re on holiday?

11 hours ago 28,688 Views 32 Comments

People were seen jogging at Glastonbury festival in recent days.

HIQA report finds "inconsistencies in many services" for children
# Delays
# Delays

HIQA report finds "inconsistencies in many services" for children

11 hours ago 5,286 Views 2 Comments

Lengthy delays and a lack of resources were the main issues noted.

Penalty drama, Croke Park brawl, Galway's strong form and plenty to consider for Kerry
# Talking Points
From The42
# Talking Points

Penalty drama, Croke Park brawl, Galway's strong form and plenty to consider for Kerry

12 hours ago 30,662 Views 22 Comments

It was a huge day of All-Ireland football quarter-final action.

Zelenskyy urges G7 summit leaders to help end war before 2023
# Ukraine
# Ukraine

Zelenskyy urges G7 summit leaders to help end war before 2023

Updated 12 hours ago 9,906 Views 27 Comments

The French presidency said that Zelenskyy told leaders that now is not the time for negotiations.

South African police launch probe after 21 teenagers found dead in bar
# South Africa
# South Africa

South African police launch probe after 21 teenagers found dead in bar

12 hours ago 32,276 Views 9 Comments

Autopsies are being conducted to see if the deaths could be linked to poisoning.

Joe Schmidt has joined the All Blacks coaching team ahead of Ireland clash
# Inside Track
From The42
# Inside Track

Joe Schmidt has joined the All Blacks coaching team ahead of Ireland clash

Updated 13 hours ago 30,568 Views 15 Comments

The former Ireland boss will be part of the Kiwi set-up for the three-Test series.

Urgent appeal for blood donations to prevent elective surgeries being cancelled
# Give Blood
# Give Blood

Urgent appeal for blood donations to prevent elective surgeries being cancelled

14 hours ago 12,543 Views 18 Comments

Regular donors can now attend walk-in clinics as part of efforts to boost supplies.

Locals rescue man from house after suspected gas explosion that killed woman
# Birmingham
# Birmingham

Locals rescue man from house after suspected gas explosion that killed woman

14 hours ago 12,227 Views 0 Comments

A man is also currently in life-threatening condition following the explosion.

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