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'Who paid for my flight? Who gave permission to take me out of England?'
# Redacted Lives
# Redacted Lives

'Who paid for my flight? Who gave permission to take me out of England?'

2 hours ago 5,327 Views 0 Comments
  • Terri Harrison was taken from England to Ireland against her will in 1973 because she was pregnant and unmarried
  • She was forced into two different mother and baby institutions and her son was adopted without her consent
  • Decades later, she is still searching for answers, Órla Ryan reports

Yesterday's News

Football legend Pele says he is ‘strong with a lot of hope’ amid health concerns
# Concern
From The42
# Concern

Football legend Pele says he is ‘strong with a lot of hope’ amid health concerns

Updated 3 hours ago 26,843 Views 14 Comments

The 82-year-old has been receiving treatment for colon cancer, having undergone surgery to remove a tumour during September 2021.

Fourteen-man Leinster storm back in second half to claim bonus-point win over Ulster
# Too Good
From The42
# Too Good

Fourteen-man Leinster storm back in second half to claim bonus-point win over Ulster

4 hours ago 18,231 Views 40 Comments

The hosts were 22-3 behind but scored 35 consecutive points on either side of the break to sensationally turn the game on its head.

QUIZ: How well do you know the films of Ben Stiller?
# Test Yourself
# Test Yourself

QUIZ: How well do you know the films of Ben Stiller?

4 hours ago 13,669 Views 11 Comments

Have you ever wondered if there was more to life, other than being really, really, ridiculously good looking?

Spotlight

Redacted Lives

The Journal’s new podcast series explores the impact of the mother and baby home system
Messi magnificent as Argentina hold on to beat Australia
# The Dream Survives
From The42
# The Dream Survives

Messi magnificent as Argentina hold on to beat Australia

5 hours ago 22,170 Views 44 Comments

Messi scored the opening goal as his side advanced to a quarter-final meeting with the Netherlands.

Opinion: Consent matters whether you've just met or you've been together for years
# Red Flags
# Red Flags

Opinion: Consent matters whether you've just met or you've been together for years

6 hours ago 8,238 Views 6 Comments

Dr Caroline West says we know about ‘red flags’ in relation to consent, but it’s worth thinking about ‘green flags’, the signs that work.

'It's nostalgia - it's like no other radio station I've ever been on': Inside Christmas FM
# Behind The Tinsel
# Behind The Tinsel

'It's nostalgia - it's like no other radio station I've ever been on': Inside Christmas FM

6 hours ago 10,076 Views 7 Comments

The staple of Irish Christmas listening is in its fifteenth year — and has a new studio.

Zelenskyy criticises $60 price cap level on Russian oil as 'not serious'
# Russia
# Russia

Zelenskyy criticises $60 price cap level on Russian oil as 'not serious'

Updated 6 hours ago 41,193 Views 35 Comments

The price cap will come into effect with an EU embargo on Russian crude oil from Monday.

Here's what happened today: Saturday
# Evening Fix
# Evening Fix

Here's what happened today: Saturday

7 hours ago 4,126 Views 0 Comments

Your roundup of what made the headlines.

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

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

Updated 9 hours ago 8,139 Views 0 Comments

NEW EPISODE: Many survivors felt as though the Mother and Baby Homes Commission was a chance for society to learn what truly happened in these institutions. But it fell short of offering the closure many needed, leading experts to ask: how?

Brilliant Ballygunner reign in Munster again as Tony Kelly hits 0-11 for Ballyea
# The Gunners
From The42
# The Gunners

Brilliant Ballygunner reign in Munster again as Tony Kelly hits 0-11 for Ballyea

9 hours ago 25,972 Views 0 Comments

Nine points separated the teams in Semple Stadium.

Man murdered in shooting outside his home in Newry named as Mark Lovell
# Co Down
# Co Down

Man murdered in shooting outside his home in Newry named as Mark Lovell

Updated 10 hours ago 21,093 Views 3 Comments

Detectives from the Police Service Major Investigation Team have launched a murder investigation.

Protest-hit Iran says it is reviewing mandatory headscarf law
# Iran
# Iran

Protest-hit Iran says it is reviewing mandatory headscarf law

Updated 10 hours ago 17,404 Views 24 Comments

Protests have swept Iran since the death in custody of Mahsa Amini, who was arrested by the morality police for allegedly flouting the sharia-based law.

Ukraine detains eight people over Banksy mural theft
# Ukraine
# Ukraine

Ukraine detains eight people over Banksy mural theft

10 hours ago 17,286 Views 4 Comments

The stencil image of a person in a nightgown and gas mask holding a fire extinguisher went missing yesterday, authorities said.

China eases Covid curbs with some cities no longer requiring negative tests for public transport
# Zero Covid
# Zero Covid

China eases Covid curbs with some cities no longer requiring negative tests for public transport

11 hours ago 4,616 Views 2 Comments

The transport restrictions in Shenzhen and Beijing were eased.

More from Northern Ireland support staying in UK over Irish unity, poll shows
# Opinion Poll
# Opinion Poll

More from Northern Ireland support staying in UK over Irish unity, poll shows

11 hours ago 18,268 Views 64 Comments

The Irish Times opinion poll showed large support for unity in the Republic.

Renewed appeal for information ahead of 22nd anniversary of murder of Sandra Collins
# Sandra Collins
# Sandra Collins

Renewed appeal for information ahead of 22nd anniversary of murder of Sandra Collins

13 hours ago 14,190 Views 0 Comments

Collins was last sighted on the night of Monday, 4 December 2000.

UK and Greece in 'secret talks' over possible return of ancient sculptures
# Artefacts
# Artefacts

UK and Greece in 'secret talks' over possible return of ancient sculptures

13 hours ago 12,274 Views 26 Comments

The Parthenon Marbles were taken from the Parthenon temple in Athens in the early 19th century.

Volcanic lava approaches key road on Hawaii’s Big Island
# Hawaii
# Hawaii

Volcanic lava approaches key road on Hawaii’s Big Island

14 hours ago 10,353 Views 0 Comments

The molten rock could make the road impassable and force drivers to find alternate coastal routes in the north and south.

US unveils its new stealth bomber as tensions with China rise
# B21 Raider
# B21 Raider

US unveils its new stealth bomber as tensions with China rise

15 hours ago 26,288 Views 35 Comments

Almost every aspect of the programme is classified.

Poll: Do you still send SMS text messages?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you still send SMS text messages?

15 hours ago 43,046 Views 34 Comments

The first text message was sent 30 years ago today.

Jury begins deliberations in Harvey Weinstein’s Los Angeles trial
# Court
# Court

Jury begins deliberations in Harvey Weinstein’s Los Angeles trial

16 hours ago 6,583 Views 0 Comments

The jury trying the former Hollywood mogul heard from 49 witness in more than four weeks of evidence.

Ukrainian charity worker speaks of colleagues deaths in missile attack
# Andriy Klepikov
# Andriy Klepikov

Ukrainian charity worker speaks of colleagues deaths in missile attack

17 hours ago 6,120 Views 0 Comments

Andriy Klepikov is the Executive Director of the Alliance for Public Health in Ukraine and in Dublin to deliver a lecture and meet a Dáil committee.

Do you agree with our World Cup team of the tournament so far?
# Stars
From The42
# Stars

Do you agree with our World Cup team of the tournament so far?

17 hours ago 35,131 Views 29 Comments

France’s Kylian Mbappe and others who have stood out.

Macron and Musk meet for ‘honest discussion’ amid Twitter hate speech concerns
# Twitter
# Twitter

Macron and Musk meet for ‘honest discussion’ amid Twitter hate speech concerns

17 hours ago 9,998 Views 2 Comments

The French leader criticised the billionaire the day prior over Twitter’s relaxation of content moderation policies.

French port examining new Irish routes after being 'pushed' towards Ireland due to Brexit
# Dunkirk
# Dunkirk

French port examining new Irish routes after being 'pushed' towards Ireland due to Brexit

18 hours ago 38,216 Views 29 Comments

It is eyeing stronger links with Dublin Port and Rosslare Europort while creating new routes with southern ports.

A rethink to develop with Clare, marking Limerick attacking cousin and Munster title bid
# Paul Flanagan
From The42
# Paul Flanagan

A rethink to develop with Clare, marking Limerick attacking cousin and Munster title bid

18 hours ago 14,797 Views 1 Comment

Paul Flanagan’s hurling career has enjoyed a major renaissance.

England among the flawed contenders as World Cup gets to the serious business
# Preview
From The42
# Preview

England among the flawed contenders as World Cup gets to the serious business

19 hours ago 22,624 Views 13 Comments

We look ahead to the World Cup knockout games, which begin later today.

Opinion: The EU's climate weakness this week will be welcomed by the biggest polluters

Opinion: The EU's climate weakness this week will be welcomed by the biggest polluters

19 hours ago 4,902 Views 4 Comments

Trócaire’s Caoimhe de Barra says the EU watering down of legislation on big polluters this week was a huge disappointment.

'Sustainable' investment funds in Ireland hold over $3 billion in fossil fuels
# CLIMATE CRISIS
# CLIMATE CRISIS

'Sustainable' investment funds in Ireland hold over $3 billion in fossil fuels

19 hours ago 7,154 Views 9 Comments

An investigation across Europe found 388 ‘sustainable’ funds that invest in fossil fuel and aviation companies.

HSE brace for likely legal actions following cyber breach disclosures
# Cyber Attack
# Cyber Attack

HSE brace for likely legal actions following cyber breach disclosures

20 hours ago 12,527 Views 10 Comments

Solicitor Fred Logue told The Journal that patients and staff are entitled to compensation for material and non-material losses under GDPR.

Fermoy latest town to be visited by anti-immigration campaigners and misinformation
# The Morning Lead
# The Morning Lead

Fermoy latest town to be visited by anti-immigration campaigners and misinformation

Sat 12:05 AM 37,645 Views 67 Comments
  • After protests in East Wall, campaigners look to seize on anti-immigration sentiment.
  • Cork man Derek Blighe has undertaken a tour of the country over the past month to take part in anti-immigration rallies.
  • Fermoy locals hitting back with counter protest today.

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Man goes on trial over burglary at Wicklow home of singer Mary Coughlan
# Courts
# Courts

Man goes on trial over burglary at Wicklow home of singer Mary Coughlan

Fri 11:45 PM 17,472 Views 0 Comments

Darren Carton (41) has pleaded not guilty to the burglary of the property in January 2021.

Mary Lou McDonald says coalition deal with Fine Gael 'a long shot', but doesn't rule it out

Mary Lou McDonald says coalition deal with Fine Gael 'a long shot', but doesn't rule it out

Fri 11:25 PM 16,978 Views 0 Comments

Speaking on The Late Late Show, the Sinn Féin leader said she believed that all parties should talk to each other.

Amazon loses a tenth of its vegetation in four decades, report says
# Deforestation
# Deforestation

Amazon loses a tenth of its vegetation in four decades, report says

Fri 10:39 PM 8,006 Views 9 Comments

From 1985 to 2021, the deforested area surged from 490,000 square kilometres to 1,250,000 square kilometres.

Student climate strikers mark four years of weekly protests outside Dáil
# Climate Change
# Climate Change

Student climate strikers mark four years of weekly protests outside Dáil

Fri 10:16 PM 6,462 Views 6 Comments

Climate Minister Eamon Ryan described the weekly protests as “inspirational”.

Shillelagh and letters belonging to Michael Collins to go under the hammer at auction
# Michael Collins
# Michael Collins

Shillelagh and letters belonging to Michael Collins to go under the hammer at auction

Fri 9:57 PM 11,856 Views 9 Comments

An estimated price of €3,000 to €4,000 has been set for “The Big Fella’s Shillelagh”.

Munster recover from sloppy start to record bonus point victory over Edinburgh
# Comeback
From The42
# Comeback

Munster recover from sloppy start to record bonus point victory over Edinburgh

Fri 9:38 PM 36,694 Views 48 Comments

Graham Rowntree’s men have now won three on the spin.

Ten students suspected of cheating in Junior Cert exams have results permanently withheld
# Junior Cycle
# Junior Cycle

Ten students suspected of cheating in Junior Cert exams have results permanently withheld

Fri 9:36 PM 39,664 Views 0 Comments

The decision to withhold a result or marks is open to appeal.

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