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

Here's What Happened Today: Monday

30 minutes ago 1,262 Views 0 Comments

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

North Korea calls US and South Korean naval drills a provocation to war
# Pyongyang
# Pyongyang

North Korea calls US and South Korean naval drills a provocation to war

36 minutes ago 2,141 Views 3 Comments

Earlier this month, the North vowed never to give up its nuclear weapons.

Charlie Bird has been conferred with the Freedom of County Wicklow
# Charlie Bird
# Charlie Bird

Charlie Bird has been conferred with the Freedom of County Wicklow

Updated 38 minutes ago 2,037 Views 1 Comment

He is only the third receipient of the honour, after Daniel Day-Lewis and Katie Taylor.

Do you agree with our Ireland team to face Armenia?
# Have Your Say
From The42
# Have Your Say

Do you agree with our Ireland team to face Armenia?

1 hour ago 7,015 Views 9 Comments

Stephen Kenny is expected to make a couple of changes from the Scotland game.

Labour says it would deliver ‘rapid deals’ with the EU on NI trade issues if it wins power
# NI Protocol
# NI Protocol

Labour says it would deliver ‘rapid deals’ with the EU on NI trade issues if it wins power

2 hours ago 4,836 Views 8 Comments

Peter Kyle said there are ‘problems’ with the Northern Ireland Protocol.

21-year-old charged in connection with road traffic incidents including damaging a Garda car
# Cork
# Cork

21-year-old charged in connection with road traffic incidents including damaging a Garda car

2 hours ago 9,280 Views 0 Comments

Woodside was also charged with driving without a licence and insurance and of failing to give Gardai his name.

Explainer: Who is Giorgia Meloni, Italy's (soon to be) next prime minister?
# Profile
# Profile

Explainer: Who is Giorgia Meloni, Italy's (soon to be) next prime minister?

2 hours ago 8,299 Views 18 Comments

A far-right party is set to take power in Italy after winning around one-quarter of the vote in the country’s general election.

Owners regain possession of Parkgate House after arrests of activists, court hears
# Homelessness
# Homelessness

Owners regain possession of Parkgate House after arrests of activists, court hears

3 hours ago 10,481 Views 0 Comments

One activist told the court that the state’s attitude to homelessness was to say that ‘it can’t do anything about it’.

Bank of England will change rates ‘as much as needed’ to control inflation
# Interest Rates
# Interest Rates

Bank of England will change rates ‘as much as needed’ to control inflation

4 hours ago 6,889 Views 5 Comments

The pound crashed on Friday and Monday after the British Chancellor’s mini-budget.

Death toll rises to 15 in school shooting in Russia
# Russia
# Russia

Death toll rises to 15 in school shooting in Russia

Updated 4 hours ago 46,780 Views 33 Comments

The gunman killed himself after he opened fire, officials said.

Stephen Kenny says there will be no 'radical' changes for Armenia clash
# Team News
From The42
# Team News

Stephen Kenny says there will be no 'radical' changes for Armenia clash

4 hours ago 8,089 Views 26 Comments

Josh Cullen will miss the game through suspension.

Teen charged with endangering two Gardaí by allegedly speeding a car at them
# Courts
# Courts

Teen charged with endangering two Gardaí by allegedly speeding a car at them

5 hours ago 19,925 Views 0 Comments

The boy made no reply to the charges.

Jupiter should be visibile tonight as it comes closest to Earth in 60 years
# Out Of This World
# Out Of This World

Jupiter should be visibile tonight as it comes closest to Earth in 60 years

5 hours ago 24,493 Views 14 Comments

The planet will come within 590 million kilometres of Earth during an event known as “opposition”.

'You have to worry about the quality of some of the players Munster have'
# Rugby Weekly Extra
From The42
# Rugby Weekly Extra

'You have to worry about the quality of some of the players Munster have'

5 hours ago 24,822 Views 30 Comments

Bernard Jackman voiced his concerns on The42 Rugby Weekly Extra podcast.

Budget 2023 being finalised - here's what we know and what's still being worked out
# Budget 2023
# Budget 2023

Budget 2023 being finalised - here's what we know and what's still being worked out

5 hours ago 59,056 Views 68 Comments
  • Rent credit for individual renters amounting to about €400 or €500.
  • Double social welfare payments soon after the budget
  • €1k tax-free bonus to be permitted from employers, increased from €500 per year.
UK Labour's Miliband mocks '19th century’ Jacob Rees-Mogg and accuses him of ‘climate denial’
# Climate Change
# Climate Change

UK Labour's Miliband mocks '19th century’ Jacob Rees-Mogg and accuses him of ‘climate denial’

6 hours ago 10,859 Views 2 Comments

Britain’s opposition climate change secretary criticised the Government’s decision to open the door for fracking.

UK Government to push on with tax cuts as pound hits all-time low against dollar
# Kwasi Kwarteng
# Kwasi Kwarteng

UK Government to push on with tax cuts as pound hits all-time low against dollar

Updated 7 hours ago 35,902 Views 29 Comments

Neither Chancellor Kwasi Kwarteng nor Liz Truss are currently expected to publicly address the major market shift.

Parkgate House: Homeless activists protest after gardaí remove people from vacant property
# Dublin 8
# Dublin 8

Parkgate House: Homeless activists protest after gardaí remove people from vacant property

Updated 7 hours ago 25,739 Views 0 Comments

Several men are to appear before the High Court over an alleged breach of a court order.

Tobacco, beer and wine with estimated value of over €300,000 seized at Rosslare Europort
# Revenue Seizure
# Revenue Seizure

Tobacco, beer and wine with estimated value of over €300,000 seized at Rosslare Europort

8 hours ago 10,289 Views 0 Comments

Close to 26,000 litres of beer, over 11,800 litres of wine, and around 77.5 kilograms of ‘roll your own’ tobacco were seized.

Tropical Storm Ian to strengthen into a hurricane and head toward Cuba and Florida
# Evacuation
# Evacuation

Tropical Storm Ian to strengthen into a hurricane and head toward Cuba and Florida

8 hours ago 8,377 Views 9 Comments

Ian was forecast to intensify rapidly and become a major hurricane as soon as late Monday.

Kerry All-Ireland minor winner released by Brisbane Lions
# End Of The Road
From The42
# End Of The Road

Kerry All-Ireland minor winner released by Brisbane Lions

Updated 9 hours ago 27,074 Views 1 Comment

Deividas Uosis was one of three departures announced by the club

US asks UN Human Rights Council to debate rights abuses in China's Xinjiang region
# United Nations
# United Nations

US asks UN Human Rights Council to debate rights abuses in China's Xinjiang region

9 hours ago 3,965 Views 2 Comments

A UN report on Xinjiang published last month cited possible crimes against humanity against Uyghur Muslims in the region.

EU hopes for 'constructive cooperation' after right wing parties win victory in Italy
# Giorgia Meloni
# Giorgia Meloni

EU hopes for 'constructive cooperation' after right wing parties win victory in Italy

Updated 9 hours ago 18,630 Views 34 Comments

Giorgia Meloni is on course to become Italy’s first female prime minister.

Analysis: What will its first far-right leader since WWII mean for Italy?
# Italy Leans Right
# Italy Leans Right

Analysis: What will its first far-right leader since WWII mean for Italy?

10 hours ago 17,083 Views 11 Comments

Sofia Ammassari and Duncan McDonnell look at the shock political shift of Italy to the far-right and ask what it means for the future.

Drone attack hits Ukraine as US warns Russia of ‘consequences’ over nuclear weapons
# Ukraine
# Ukraine

Drone attack hits Ukraine as US warns Russia of ‘consequences’ over nuclear weapons

Updated 11 hours ago 29,908 Views 32 Comments

A massive fire and explosion was caused in the port of Odessa.

Free school books for primary school students in Budget education package
# Back To School
# Back To School

Free school books for primary school students in Budget education package

Updated 11 hours ago 25,540 Views 34 Comments

There has been widespread support for the announcement.

Powerful typhoon leaves five rescuers dead in north Philippines
# Typhoon Noru
# Typhoon Noru

Powerful typhoon leaves five rescuers dead in north Philippines

11 hours ago 3,909 Views 1 Comment

More than 50,000 people were taken to emergency shelters in the main Luzon region.

Poll: When did you last attend a protest march?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: When did you last attend a protest march?

11 hours ago 17,903 Views 24 Comments

Thousands of people attended a cost-of-living march in Dublin on Saturday,

Have you seen Donal? 33-year-old man missing from Co Kerry since Saturday
# Ballybunion
# Ballybunion

Have you seen Donal? 33-year-old man missing from Co Kerry since Saturday

12 hours ago 14,164 Views 0 Comments

Donal Kennedy was last seen at around 11.30pm on the Main Street in Ballybunion on 24 September.

'It's about three years now since I've played for Ireland... It was tough'
# Comeback
From The42
# Comeback

'It's about three years now since I've played for Ireland... It was tough'

12 hours ago 26,948 Views 2 Comments

Joe Hodge is ready to go again after experiencing a difficult time with injuries.

Anchor discovered off the coast of Suffolk may date from Roman times
# Shiver Me Timbers
# Shiver Me Timbers

Anchor discovered off the coast of Suffolk may date from Roman times

13 hours ago 17,612 Views 7 Comments

The wrought iron artefact was discovered during a seabed survey off the coast of Suffolk.

Iranians protest for 10th night following warning of 'decisive' response from judiciary
# Iran
# Iran

Iranians protest for 10th night following warning of 'decisive' response from judiciary

13 hours ago 8,094 Views 14 Comments

Protests abroad in solidarity with Iranian women were also held in Athens, Berlin, Brussels, Istanbul, Madrid, New York and other cities.

Ireland’s ambassador to the UK urges negotiations to resolve Northern Ireland Protocol row
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Ireland’s ambassador to the UK urges negotiations to resolve Northern Ireland Protocol row

13 hours ago 7,227 Views 4 Comments

Martin Fraser said he was an optimist about the chances of resolving the issues around the Protocol.

Italian election: Giorgia Meloni claims leadership of next government
# Brothers Of Italy
# Brothers Of Italy

Italian election: Giorgia Meloni claims leadership of next government

Updated 14 hours ago 40,371 Views 59 Comments

Brothers of Italy has its roots in the post-fascist movement founded by supporters of dictator Benito Mussolini.

House prices largely stable in third quarter but year-on-year inflation remains high
# House Prices
# House Prices

House prices largely stable in third quarter but year-on-year inflation remains high

14 hours ago 7,297 Views 6 Comments

There was a 0.1% increase in the second quarter of the year but year-on-year inflation remains high at 7.7%.

Analysis: Minister Donohoe, this is what you should and shouldn't do tomorrow
# Budget 2023
# Budget 2023

Analysis: Minister Donohoe, this is what you should and shouldn't do tomorrow

Updated 15 hours ago 29,913 Views 24 Comments

Economist Victor Duggan has some good advice for the finance minister ahead of tomorrow’s budget.

Explainer: What you need to know about the new adapted Covid vaccines heading into winter
# Immunology
# Immunology

Explainer: What you need to know about the new adapted Covid vaccines heading into winter

21 hours ago 25,321 Views 22 Comments

Professor of Immunology Christine Loscher says the new jabs work ‘specifically against Omicron’.

Yesterday's News

'He's a bit down but we'll look after him obviously'
# Big Miss
From The42
# Big Miss

'He's a bit down but we'll look after him obviously'

22 hours ago 39,985 Views 8 Comments

Troy Parrott missed a glorious chance to score in Ireland’s 2-1 loss to Scotland on Saturday night.

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