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Today’s News

'Hair cuts and shopping before nights out': Varadkar confirms restrictions will ease as NPHET meets today

It is widely expected that Level 5 restrictions will be lifted and that the country will enter Level 3, with some modifications, next Wednesday.

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Dundalk's Jordan Flores shortlisted for prestigious Fifa Puskas Award

League of Ireland wonderstrike is one of 11 contenders for the global goal of the year prize.

Patricia Carrick - who received apology from Taoiseach over missed cervical cancer diagnosis - has died

Patricia Carrick passed away peacefully overnight, her husband said.

Hopes for a swift economic recovery in 2021 have faded, says ECB

A resurgence of the virus has weakened euro area growth forecasts.

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Carlow school denies teachers were uncomfortable with female students in tight clothing

The school principal said PE day was becoming a “fashion show” among female students.

Eir to apologise 'unreservedly' to TDs for ongoing customer service issues

The committee will hear how Eir moved customer care staff to remote working “overnight” as a result of Covid-19.

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Poll: Would you be comfortable going to a restaurant for a meal in December?

Some ministers believe restaurants should be allowed to open next month.

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Here’s what’s making headlines this morning.

Ghislaine Maxwell faces more restrictive prison conditions than killers, says lawyer

Bobbi Sternheim told a Manhattan judge that Maxwell is awoken every 15 minutes to ensure she is breathing.

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Meat processing workers subject to 'difficult and dangerous' conditions with regular injuries at work

The findings are contained in a new report by the Migrant Rights Centre Ireland.

'Alarming levels': 20% of young women report intimate relationship abuse

Research also found that 1 in 2 young women abused by a partner experiences abuse online.

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Horan: 'Outrageous' not to allow full panel into games and players 'are being taken for granted'

The Mayo manager also admitted his surprise at Mickey Harte’s decision to take over Louth.

Two women injured in terror attack in Switzerland department store

The suspect was known to police and had recently been investigated.

My week in wellness: A 32-year-old doctor who wants to get back into a physical shape she’s happier with

This week’s diary writer is halfway through a strict six week fitness and nutrition programme.

What are the best Irish reads of 2020? The Irish Book Awards are on tonight - and you can tune in

Here’s how you can tune in – and who’s nominated in TheJournal.ie’s sponsored category.

Man (30s) hospitalised after being shot through front door in Derry

The incident happened in the Churchlands Road area of Coleraine last night.

Joe Biden says Northern Ireland border must remain open after Brexit

Biden told reporters yesterday that he did not want to see “a guarded border”.

Waste, greenhouse gases and traffic: The impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on Ireland's environment

Information and statistics on this impact were included in the EPA’s new report on the state of Ireland’s environment.

Irish performance on climate change 'very poor', says major EPA report

The Environmental Protection Agency today launched its State of the Environment report.

Yesterday’s News

Cabinet approves €108 million funding for Bord na Móna rehabilitation plan

Environment and Climate Minister Eamon Ryan described the funding as a “major milestone”.

Macron outlines France’s baby steps out of lockdown

France’s infection rate per 100,000 people is now less than a third of what it was at the start of November.

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Tipperary will revert to blue and gold jerseys for All-Ireland semi-final

The Premier County will take on Mayo in their final-four clash.

Biden says his team will show the US is back on the world stage

Joe Biden said that his team would ’embody my core beliefs that America is strongest when it works with its allies’.

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Here's What Happened Today: Tuesday

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

Talks on new public service pay agreement to start this week

The Public Service Stability Agreement expires at the end of the year.

Your evening longread: Should we call people in instead of calling them out?

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

Irish band Fontaines DC nominated for Best Rock Album at the Grammys

The Dublin band’s second studio album A Hero’s Death was nominated for the award alongside albums by The Strokes, Sturgill Simpson, Grace Potter and Michael Kiwanuka.

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Message from Ireland camp clear: prove your point in European games first

Many supporters were hoping to see 21-year-old halfbacks Craig Casey and Harry Byrne called up.

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Female students at Carlow school 'told to not wear tight clothes to PE as it's distracting'

Thousands of people have signed a petition in protest over the situation.

Cinemas, galleries and museums set to re-open next week, but Dáil told January restrictions may be needed

The Dáil is debating the next steps the government should take in moving out of Level 5 restrictions.

Eviction ban and rent freeze to remain in place until at least April

The rent freeze arrangement was due to expire on 10 January 2021 but will now run until 12 April.

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The Remote: Toy Show time, GBBO season finale and a blast of West Kerry air

We’ve got you covered whether you want a solo TV night or one for all the family

TDs round on Taoiseach and government over Seamus Woulfe questions 'charade'

Justice Minister Helen McEntee also defended the government’s stance.

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Recall of potentially unsafe Virapro hand sanitisers still not completed, Minister says

A product recall was ordered on 22 October due to “possible public health concerns”.

Coronavirus: Six deaths and 226 new cases confirmed in Ireland

As of 2pm today, 292 Covid-19 patients were hospitalised, of which 36 were in ICU.

Phased lifting of Level 5: Inter-county travel could open up a few days before Christmas

Shops, gyms, and hairdressers are due to open up next week.

New on-the-spot Covid fines: €500 for organising events in breach of rules, €150 for attending

Not wearing a face covering on public transport or in certain retail outlets can carry a fine of €80.

'Were we thinking we had a good chance? Probably not' - Inside Louth's shock move for Harte

Mickey Harte was announced as the new Louth manager last night.

The 5 at 5: Tuesday

Five minutes, five stories, five o’clock…

Taoiseach will 'make clear' to Boris Johnson the need for public inquiry into Pat Finucane murder

Pat Finucane’s widow Geraldine and son John met the Taoiseach yesterday.

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