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Today’s News

Quiz: Can you finish these James Bond song lyrics?

You know you did, you know you did, you know you did.

How I Spend my Money: A 30-year-old primary teacher on €37,000 living in a mobile home

This week, our reader is a primary teacher living in a mobile home with her new husband, in the hope of saving for a house.

Here's What Happened Today: Sunday

A rainfall warning on top of flooding, TDs still talking about government formation, and Trump on Russian interference – it’s The Fix.

Trump denies any knowledge of Russian efforts to help his opponent in US presidential election

Trump accused the Democratic chairman of the House Intelligence Committee of leaking election security information

From The42 McShane goes down with serious ankle injury just weeks after turning down AFL move Major Blow

McShane goes down with serious ankle injury just weeks after turning down AFL move

‘I am not a medical man but it sounds bad and didn’t look good either,’ said Mickey Harte.

Here are the top 10 international films to catch at the Virgin Media Dublin International Film Festival

Highlights will include the Irish premieres of True History of the Kelly Gang and Hearts and Bones.

Three people dead in Italy as authorities put towns in lockdown in bid to contain coronavirus

A dozen towns in northern Italy effectively went into lockdown on Saturday after the deaths of two people.

Opinion: “The next government needs to treat the rape epidemic as seriously as the housing and health crises”

Lavinia Kerwick was the first Irish rape survivor to waive her anonymity.

Yellow weather rainfall warning extended to eastern parts with 20 counties now affected

Met Éireann also warned of a risk of further flooding to parts of the country.

From The42 Player ratings: how we scored Ireland's performance in deflating England defeat Out Of 10

Player ratings: how we scored Ireland's performance in deflating England defeat

24-12 final score doesn’t tell the full story of Twickenham performance.

British minister refuses to rule out chlorinated chicken in trade deal with North America

George Eustice also defended the Government’s new immigration system after businesses raised fears of a shortage of workers.

From The42 Ireland left reeling at Twickenham as outstanding England batter Farrell's men Bad

Ireland left reeling at Twickenham as outstanding England batter Farrell's men

Eddie Jones’ side delivered their best performance since the World Cup semi-final against the All Blacks last year.

'It's bringing hell back again': Clare families brace for further flooding as River Shannon rises

Around 7,000 sandbags, and pumping stations were delivered to 10 houses, some of which have been cut off from roads

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Southside splendour for €1.95m in this beautifully restored Rathgar redbrick

Party leaders planning new week of talks but still no sign of government being formed

Fine Gael TD Helen McEntee said people need to respect that the party will not go into government with Sinn Féin.

Macron 'not sure' a trade deal between Europe and Britain can be agreed before the end of the year

Britain and the EU are about to embark on negotiations aiming to hammer out a trade agreement by the end of December.

Photos: A look inside the world of Fair Trade and the people behind it in Ghana

Fair Trade is an arrangement designed to help producers in developing countries achieve better trading conditions.

Man (20s) arrested and firearms seized during overnight search of apartment in Dublin

The man is currently being detaine at Kilmainham Garda Station.

Earthquake kills at least eight people in Turkey

At least 21 people have been injured.

Poll: Who do you think will challenge Donald Trump for president this November? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Who do you think will challenge Donald Trump for president this November?

The race for the White House is heating up.

Two killed during Mardi Gras parades in New Orleans

The carnival season is nearing its traditional all-out Fat Tuesday celebration.

From The42 'Only one team can win a league or a cup, but everyone can do good things in their area' GIVING BACK

'Only one team can win a league or a cup, but everyone can do good things in their area'

Bohemians and Derry City are just two of many League of Ireland clubs doing good work in their local communities.

'This is just the tipping point': The cost of being a student in Ireland has skyrocketed in the past decade

Students protested this week in UCD on more than one occasion about the high cost of rent.

Man (30s) dies in Clare road crash RIP

Man (30s) dies in Clare road crash

The incident happeed at around 3am this morning.

The 9 at 9: Sunday

Here’s everything you need to know as you start your Sunday.

Sitdown Sunday: Why we get the 'Sunday scaries' before work 7 Deadly Reads This post contains a poll

Sitdown Sunday: Why we get the 'Sunday scaries' before work

Settle back in a comfy chair and sit back with some of the week’s best longreads.

The Irish For: 'Tis far from pizza and spaghetti we were reared

Darach Ó Séaghdha asks what words for foreign foods tell us about Ireland.

From The42 'I knew that I couldn't be selfish anymore. It was time to put my family first' Kevin Foley

'I knew that I couldn't be selfish anymore. It was time to put my family first'

Kevin Foley could have kept a handy number coaching in Wolves’ academy. Instead, the former Republic of Ireland international tells The42 why he has taken on a completely different challenge in America.

'I miss her voice': Family of missing Esra Uryun appeal to Skoda driver and walkers in Bray

Esra Uyrun left her home on the morning of 23 February 2011.

Bernie Sanders wins Nevada and pulls further away from rivals

The Vermont senator tapped into the state’s Latino community.

From The42 'Any time that you are able to lift a trophy for your country is huge' Triple Crown

'Any time that you are able to lift a trophy for your country is huge'

Ireland are on the hunt for a Triple Crown against England at Twickenham today.

'You're not screening for them': Concern that trafficked Irish children are falling through the cracks

The OSCE’s special representative for combating human trafficking said children in foster care or those who came from abusive backgrounds are particularly vulnerable.

Owners in Dublin development hit with €18k bill each for fire safety repairs

The developer of the Linden complex is in receivership.

Yesterday’s News

'Every single item has to earn its keep': Ireland's Oscar-nominated costume designer on how her job works

A look at how Consolata Boyle works on film sets around the world, and what we can learn from her job.

Quiz: Can you name these Irish towns from above?

Is it Ballybunion or Ballyshannon?

From The42 Both sides finish with 14 men as late Mannion goal steers Dublin to victory Winner Alright

Both sides finish with 14 men as late Mannion goal steers Dublin to victory

Dublin snatched a one-point win at Croke Park.

Here's What Happened Today: Saturday

Sinn Féin to host public rallies, yellow weather warning for tomorrow, and Michael O’Leary… here’s The Fix.

Coronavirus cruise ship passengers arrive back in the UK

The passengers will now go into quarantine in Wirral.

From The42 13 yellows and 3 reds as O'Connor brothers lead Wexford to late win over Dublin Model Victory

13 yellows and 3 reds as O'Connor brothers lead Wexford to late win over Dublin

Jack O’Connor bagged a late goal while Rory O’Connor shot 0-4.

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