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Today's News

Gardaí to vote on new roster proposal as GRA expresses 'serious concern'
# Blue Strife
# Blue Strife

Gardaí to vote on new roster proposal as GRA expresses 'serious concern'

5 hours ago 3,819 Views 0 Comments
  • Disquiet has been brewing among Garda members over new roster
  • 12-hour shifts on four-day rotation for some members
  • The Journal learns GRA warning members of impact of cost of living and work-life balance
Closure of Navan A&E is 'built into' HSE's 'fresh look' review, say local TDs
# Navan Hospital
# Navan Hospital

Closure of Navan A&E is 'built into' HSE's 'fresh look' review, say local TDs

5 hours ago 1,899 Views 1 Comment

A working group review into the planned closure of ED services at Our Lady’s Hospital Navan should be completed in a few weeks.

Yesterday's News

Crystal Palace star bombarded with online abuse including death threats after Liverpool clash
# Vile
From The42
# Vile

Crystal Palace star bombarded with online abuse including death threats after Liverpool clash

7 hours ago 27,975 Views 31 Comments

Joachim Andersen was headbutted by Darwin Nunez, who was red-carded and now faces a three-match ban for violent conduct.

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

Here's what happened today: Tuesday

8 hours ago 8,353 Views 0 Comments

Your roundup of what made the headlines.

Ireland's Olatunde makes history at European Championships
# Track Star
From The42
# Track Star

Ireland's Olatunde makes history at European Championships

9 hours ago 84,953 Views 47 Comments

He finished sixth place in the final with a new national record of 10.17.

TDs call on Ministers to reverse opposition to public transport Gardaí
# Assault
# Assault

TDs call on Ministers to reverse opposition to public transport Gardaí

9 hours ago 18,599 Views 20 Comments

Fianna Fáil, Sinn Féin and Green Party TDs have urged ministers to reconsider their opposition to the idea.

Tom Clonan: Only Putin knows how far he is willing to go to win his futile war in Ukraine
# Nuclear Threat
# Nuclear Threat

Tom Clonan: Only Putin knows how far he is willing to go to win his futile war in Ukraine

10 hours ago 17,460 Views 56 Comments

The security analyst assesses Putin’s use of nuclear power as a weapon of war.

Households near Dublin Airport to get €20,000 insulation grants to reduce aircraft noise
# NOISY NEIGHBOUR
# NOISY NEIGHBOUR

Households near Dublin Airport to get €20,000 insulation grants to reduce aircraft noise

10 hours ago 25,239 Views 19 Comments

Fingal County Council has ammended its planning in regard to night time flights on the airport’s new North Runway.

Timeline: How the An Bord Pleanála controversy went from the Dáil to the DPP
# Planning Matters
# Planning Matters

Timeline: How the An Bord Pleanála controversy went from the Dáil to the DPP

10 hours ago 8,240 Views 0 Comments

The report by senior counsel Remy Farrell has also been sent to Sipo and the gardaí.

Man arrested as gardaí launch murder investigation after discovery of woman's body in Killarney
# Kerry
# Kerry

Man arrested as gardaí launch murder investigation after discovery of woman's body in Killarney

Updated 11 hours ago 92,071 Views 0 Comments

The woman’s body was discovered in “unexplained circumstances” yesterday.

Department of Agriculture to review Puck Fair goat situation after receiving 175 queries
# King Puck
# King Puck

Department of Agriculture to review Puck Fair goat situation after receiving 175 queries

11 hours ago 21,182 Views 55 Comments

The department received the contacts to the Animal Welfare Helpline last week.

Former Terenure College rugby coach charged with 49 counts of indecent assault
# John McClean
# John McClean

Former Terenure College rugby coach charged with 49 counts of indecent assault

11 hours ago 17,181 Views 0 Comments

He faces a trial for the alleged indecent assaults in the 1970s and 1980s.

Giggs tells jury ‘infidelity’ reputation justified but insists he has never hit a woman
# Manchester Crown Court
From The42
# Manchester Crown Court

Giggs tells jury ‘infidelity’ reputation justified but insists he has never hit a woman

Updated 12 hours ago 30,234 Views 0 Comments

The ex-Manchester United star has been giving evidence in his defence for the first time today.

Jeremy Paxman stepping down as University Challenge host after 28 years
# Finish For Ten
# Finish For Ten

Jeremy Paxman stepping down as University Challenge host after 28 years

12 hours ago 11,099 Views 8 Comments

He has fronted the show since 1994.

Former Pop Idol star Darius Campbell Danesh has died aged 41
# RIP
# RIP

Former Pop Idol star Darius Campbell Danesh has died aged 41

12 hours ago 55,781 Views 9 Comments

He was found in his apartment in Minnesota on 11 August.

Donald Trump scraps visit to west Clare
# Doonbeg
# Doonbeg

Donald Trump scraps visit to west Clare

13 hours ago 66,596 Views 45 Comments

Donald Trump was due in Ireland on 27 August next.

HIQA inspection finds child sexual abuse case left waiting 11 months for initial assessment
# Tusla
# Tusla

HIQA inspection finds child sexual abuse case left waiting 11 months for initial assessment

13 hours ago 8,826 Views 0 Comments

Tusla services in the Louth Meath area were deemed non-compliant by inspectors in three areas of quality and safety.

In-form Mageean and teenage star Adeleke reach finals at European Championships
# Irish Eye
From The42
# Irish Eye

In-form Mageean and teenage star Adeleke reach finals at European Championships

Updated 14 hours ago 21,138 Views 3 Comments

Tallaght’s Adeleke will race in her 400m final tomorrow, with Portaferry’s Mageean back out in the 1500m decider on Friday.

Fianna Fáil TD calls for Robert Watt to be made boss of the HSE and the Dept of Health
# HEALTH OVERHAUL
# HEALTH OVERHAUL

Fianna Fáil TD calls for Robert Watt to be made boss of the HSE and the Dept of Health

14 hours ago 28,068 Views 31 Comments

Barry Cowen believes it is time to share leadership between the two bodies.

Putin accuses US of prolonging war in Ukraine
# Russia
# Russia

Putin accuses US of prolonging war in Ukraine

15 hours ago 20,800 Views 26 Comments
Financial support to be given to householders affected by severe flooding in Wexford
# Road Closures
# Road Closures

Financial support to be given to householders affected by severe flooding in Wexford

Updated 15 hours ago 35,510 Views 6 Comments

Around 70 homes and businesses in New Ross were damaged by flooding yesterday.

'I could feel blood splattering on me': Man (26) suffers homophobic assault on Dublin Bus
# Investigation
# Investigation

'I could feel blood splattering on me': Man (26) suffers homophobic assault on Dublin Bus

Updated 15 hours ago 82,179 Views 0 Comments

The incident happened in the early hours of yesterday morning.

Mary Lou McDonald: Michael Collins is a divisive figure, but history is complex
# Collins Remembered
# Collins Remembered

Mary Lou McDonald: Michael Collins is a divisive figure, but history is complex

Updated 16 hours ago 34,550 Views 75 Comments

As the anniversary of Collins’ death approaches this weekend, the Sinn Féin leader examines his legacy.

Bord Pleanála report should be published 'as soon as possible', says minister
# Planning
# Planning

Bord Pleanála report should be published 'as soon as possible', says minister

16 hours ago 6,520 Views 0 Comments

The minister said it is now a matter for the DPP to decide if a criminal prosecution should be undertaken arising from the findings of the report.

Four in five Covid-19 deaths had at least three medical conditions involved
# Pandemic
# Pandemic

Four in five Covid-19 deaths had at least three medical conditions involved

16 hours ago 20,517 Views 35 Comments

Diseases of the respiratory system were reported in 5,279 (or 98%) of Covid-19 deaths.

Woman in her 90s dies after Mayo crash as four others are injured
# Roads
# Roads

Woman in her 90s dies after Mayo crash as four others are injured

16 hours ago 20,640 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to the collision near Kilkelly.

NI leaders condemn burning of British and Israeli flags in Derry bonfire
# Bonfires
# Bonfires

NI leaders condemn burning of British and Israeli flags in Derry bonfire

17 hours ago 15,698 Views 0 Comments

The PSNI have launched a hate crime investigation into the bonfire.

Call for all social welfare payments to be increased by €20 as older people 'turn off heating'
# Age Action
# Age Action

Call for all social welfare payments to be increased by €20 as older people 'turn off heating'

17 hours ago 21,932 Views 57 Comments

Age Action said the State Pension should be increased by at least €23 in the Budget.

Concerns raised about length of boil water notices and customer complaints at Irish Water
# Water Advisory Board
# Water Advisory Board

Concerns raised about length of boil water notices and customer complaints at Irish Water

18 hours ago 11,456 Views 12 Comments

The Water Advisory Board said that 20 out of the 21 boil water notices in place at the end of March were long-term.

The Academy apologises to native American star for historic Oscars abuse
# Sacheen Littlefeather
# Sacheen Littlefeather

The Academy apologises to native American star for historic Oscars abuse

19 hours ago 32,534 Views 9 Comments

The Academy has moved to confront accusations of a lack of racial diversity in recent years.

Investigation launched after 'significant' fish kill in Crover River
# Cavan
# Cavan

Investigation launched after 'significant' fish kill in Crover River

19 hours ago 15,636 Views 11 Comments

Inland Fisheries Ireland estimates that over 1,000 juvenile trout could have been killed in the incident.

Poll: What is your favourite Elvis song?
# The King
# The King

Poll: What is your favourite Elvis song?

20 hours ago 28,574 Views 62 Comments

Let us know.

Paul Reid to step down as HSE CEO in October - two months earlier than expected
# Moving On
# Moving On

Paul Reid to step down as HSE CEO in October - two months earlier than expected

20 hours ago 28,590 Views 48 Comments

Reid was due to stay in the role until December.

Man due in court after gardaí and customs seize more than €100,000 of ecstasy in Dublin raid
# Dublin
# Dublin

Man due in court after gardaí and customs seize more than €100,000 of ecstasy in Dublin raid

Updated 21 hours ago 23,457 Views 0 Comments

The seizure is part of a wide ranging investigation into organised crime in the capital.

Australian PM accuses predecessor of 'trashing' democracy by taking over five ministerial posts
# Scott Morrison
# Scott Morrison

Australian PM accuses predecessor of 'trashing' democracy by taking over five ministerial posts

21 hours ago 13,273 Views 4 Comments

Anthony Albanese said Scott Morrison had appointed himself to more ministries than initially thought.

US rapper A$AP Rocky charged over LA shooting
# Gun Offences
# Gun Offences

US rapper A$AP Rocky charged over LA shooting

21 hours ago 19,864 Views 0 Comments

He is alleged to have pointed the gun at a one-time friend during an argument in November.

Rudy Giuliani targeted in criminal probe of 2020 Georgia election
# Investigation
# Investigation

Rudy Giuliani targeted in criminal probe of 2020 Georgia election

22 hours ago 13,243 Views 9 Comments

Prosecutors informed attorneys for the former New York mayor that he was a focus of the investigation.

Zelenskyy accuses Russia of ‘nuclear blackmail’ after shelling at power plant
# Blackmail
# Blackmail

Zelenskyy accuses Russia of ‘nuclear blackmail’ after shelling at power plant

22 hours ago 10,838 Views 5 Comments

He renewed his call for fresh sanctions against Moscow.

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