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New radar project to track jets and drones across Irish airspace could cost €300 million
# Primary Defence
# Primary Defence

New radar project to track jets and drones across Irish airspace could cost €300 million

4 hours ago 3,774 Views 14 Comments

The radar systems would be able to detect jets and drones at a range of altitutes.

Yesterday's News

Quiz: How much do you know about Disney?
# Test Yourself
# Test Yourself

Quiz: How much do you know about Disney?

6 hours ago 15,729 Views 8 Comments

Hot dog, hot dog, hot diggity dog!

Pro-unity Ireland's Future event draws big crowd as Leo and Mary Lou preach to the converted
# United Ireland
# United Ireland

Pro-unity Ireland's Future event draws big crowd as Leo and Mary Lou preach to the converted

7 hours ago 20,503 Views 30 Comments

The two were among five party leaders at today’s event.

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

Here's what happened today: Saturday

7 hours ago 4,059 Views 0 Comments

Your roundup of what made the headlines.

Na Fianna reach first Dublin final since 2005 after 10-point win over Ballyboden
# Dublin SFC
From The42
# Dublin SFC

Na Fianna reach first Dublin final since 2005 after 10-point win over Ballyboden

8 hours ago 18,111 Views 4 Comments

The senior double is still on for the Glasnevin club.

Dublin Citizens' Assembly votes to recommend directly elected mayor with significant powers
# Citizens Assembly
# Citizens Assembly

Dublin Citizens' Assembly votes to recommend directly elected mayor with significant powers

8 hours ago 5,268 Views 9 Comments

At its final meeting today, members of the assembly voted on what recommendations to make in a report to be sent to the Oireachtas.

Larry Donnelly: There are two conflicting narratives emerging ahead of the US midterms
# US Politics
# US Politics

Larry Donnelly: There are two conflicting narratives emerging ahead of the US midterms

8 hours ago 7,583 Views 1 Comment

Our columnist looks at the key battles in the US ahead of November’s vote.

Man charged with murdering nine-year-old Olivia Pratt-Korbel in Liverpool

Man charged with murdering nine-year-old Olivia Pratt-Korbel in Liverpool

8 hours ago 13,258 Views 0 Comments

Thomas Cashman, of West Derby, is accused of killing the youngster.

Russia suspends gas to Italy after 'problem' in Austria
# Gazprom
# Gazprom

Russia suspends gas to Italy after 'problem' in Austria

9 hours ago 21,170 Views 13 Comments

Before the war in Ukraine, Italy imported 95 percent of its gas, about 45 percent of which came from Russia.

Munster get off the mark after scrappy encounter with Zebre in Cork
# Lacklustre
From The42
# Lacklustre

Munster get off the mark after scrappy encounter with Zebre in Cork

9 hours ago 19,100 Views 28 Comments

Graham Rowntree got his first win in a game which won’t live long in the memory.

Irish politics divided into problem solvers and problem exploiters, says Taoiseach
# Fianna Fáil Ard Fheis
# Fianna Fáil Ard Fheis

Irish politics divided into problem solvers and problem exploiters, says Taoiseach

9 hours ago 7,565 Views 32 Comments

Micheál Martin was addressing the Fianna Fáil Ard Fheis in the RDS in Dublin, where the party’s identity was central to discussions.

'I want the homeless number to come down': Short-term let controls on the way, says minister
# HOUSING SUPPLY
# HOUSING SUPPLY

'I want the homeless number to come down': Short-term let controls on the way, says minister

9 hours ago 8,828 Views 24 Comments

Changes to the homeless HAP are also on the way.

Have you seen Sonia? 14 year old missing from Clondalkin
# Missing
# Missing

Have you seen Sonia? 14 year old missing from Clondalkin

10 hours ago 10,088 Views 0 Comments

She has been missing since the afternoon of Thursday 29 September.

At least 30 dead as Hurricane Ian devastates parts of Florida and South Carolina
# Hurricane Ian
# Hurricane Ian

At least 30 dead as Hurricane Ian devastates parts of Florida and South Carolina

Updated 11 hours ago 19,397 Views 1 Comment

The storm could prove to be one of the costliest in US history.

Nord Stream 2 pipeline has stopped leaking gas
# Nord Stream Blast
# Nord Stream Blast

Nord Stream 2 pipeline has stopped leaking gas

Updated 11 hours ago 21,347 Views 22 Comments

The UK Prime Minister was updated on the latest situation in the Baltic by her Danish counterpart Mette Fredriksen.

€1,000 rent credit just a 'starting point', as housing minister says Govt will look to increase it
# Housing
# Housing

€1,000 rent credit just a 'starting point', as housing minister says Govt will look to increase it

11 hours ago 13,763 Views 15 Comments

A €1,000 tax credit for 2022 and 2023 was announced this week as part of the budget.

Remarkable 6-goal thriller sees Liverpool held by Brighton
# ENTERTAINING
From The42
# ENTERTAINING

Remarkable 6-goal thriller sees Liverpool held by Brighton

11 hours ago 21,161 Views 32 Comments

Leandro Trossard hit a hat-trick at Anfield.

Moscow says troops 'withdrawn' from key Ukraine town of Lyman
# War In Ukraine
# War In Ukraine

Moscow says troops 'withdrawn' from key Ukraine town of Lyman

Updated 12 hours ago 61,401 Views 31 Comments

The town is key due to its rail lines, which Russian forces have relied on for transporting goods.

Shared equity scheme to be extended to self-build homes, says minister
# Housing
# Housing

Shared equity scheme to be extended to self-build homes, says minister

13 hours ago 11,959 Views 17 Comments

Controversial planning rules for “build-to-rent” apartments are also set to be abolished.

Thousands join march calling for Welsh independence
# Wales
# Wales

Thousands join march calling for Welsh independence

13 hours ago 12,973 Views 15 Comments

The rally was organised by All Under One Banner Cymru and Yes Cymru.

Arsenal sink 10-man Spurs to prove title credentials
# Going Well
From The42
# Going Well

Arsenal sink 10-man Spurs to prove title credentials

14 hours ago 14,231 Views 17 Comments

To compound the visitors’ woe, Emerson Royal was sent off in the second half for a poor challenge.

Donnacha Ó Beacháin: 'Fake Russia Great Again' is surely Putin's new motto
# Annexation
# Annexation

Donnacha Ó Beacháin: 'Fake Russia Great Again' is surely Putin's new motto

14 hours ago 14,959 Views 20 Comments

The politics professor examines the Russian leader’s attempt this week to annex parts of Ukraine in a sham referendum.

FF Ard Fheis rejects motion to abolish the USC, minister says new 30% tax rate under review
# Ff Ard Fheis
# Ff Ard Fheis

FF Ard Fheis rejects motion to abolish the USC, minister says new 30% tax rate under review

Updated 14 hours ago 33,048 Views 63 Comments

The event takes place in the RDS in Dublin today with Taoiseach Micheál Martin due to give his speech at 6.30pm.

Kwarteng defends mini-budget as devolved administrations call for urgent talks
# MARKET MELTDOWN
# MARKET MELTDOWN

Kwarteng defends mini-budget as devolved administrations call for urgent talks

Updated 14 hours ago 16,186 Views 19 Comments

Liz Truss has admitted the Government caused ‘disruption’ of the markets, but insisted they were right to act.

No mini-budget in January, but budget package will 'get us through winter', says Martin
# Ff Ard Fheis
# Ff Ard Fheis

No mini-budget in January, but budget package will 'get us through winter', says Martin

14 hours ago 5,107 Views 6 Comments

The windfall tax take will help ‘buffer’ Ireland’s finances, says the Taoiseach.

Political leaders and actors among those set to take part in United Ireland rally
# Ireland's Future
# Ireland's Future

Political leaders and actors among those set to take part in United Ireland rally

Updated 14 hours ago 35,791 Views 66 Comments

Cold Feet star Jimmy Nesbitt will deliver the keynote address at the Ireland’s Future event in Dublin.

Opinion: This planet is not one we 'own' - it's a resource we share
# Climate Emergency
# Climate Emergency

Opinion: This planet is not one we 'own' - it's a resource we share

Updated 15 hours ago 6,721 Views 6 Comments

Environmental campaigner Jamie Rohu says we must rethink our relationship with the natural world.

Crowley and Doak show their class for Emerging Ireland
# Half Backs
From The42
# Half Backs

Crowley and Doak show their class for Emerging Ireland

Updated 16 hours ago 19,340 Views 9 Comments

The half-backs led the way in Friday’s 54-7 defeat of the Griquas.

Poll: Would you like to see a United Ireland within your lifetime?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Would you like to see a United Ireland within your lifetime?

17 hours ago 74,460 Views 83 Comments

Have your say.

Final rallies to be held in Brazil ahead of polarizing presidential election
# Brazillian Elections
# Brazillian Elections

Final rallies to be held in Brazil ahead of polarizing presidential election

18 hours ago 5,258 Views 6 Comments

Tensions are running high ahead of polling day, with Lula gunning to win outright without the need for a runoff.

What would the meaning of World Cup qualification be for Irish women's football?
# The Vera Era
From The42
# The Vera Era

What would the meaning of World Cup qualification be for Irish women's football?

Updated 18 hours ago 8,628 Views 4 Comments

‘The whole game will explode,’ says Vera Pauw.

'There were dark moments along the road. It always makes you appreciate the brighter days'
# Limerick GAA
From The42
# Limerick GAA

'There were dark moments along the road. It always makes you appreciate the brighter days'

20 hours ago 18,642 Views 2 Comments

A new hurling book, Limerick: A Biography in Nine Lives, tells the story of heartbreak and joy.

North Korea fires two missiles as South conducts military drills with US forces
# North Korea
# North Korea

North Korea fires two missiles as South conducts military drills with US forces

21 hours ago 7,100 Views 5 Comments

US Vice President Kamala Harris visited South Korea earlier this week.

'There's a World Cup next year. I still have ambitions to play for Ireland'
# Homegrown
From The42
# Homegrown

'There's a World Cup next year. I still have ambitions to play for Ireland'

21 hours ago 36,690 Views 23 Comments

James Cronin has made a superb start to life with Leicester but his exit from Munster hurt.

Electric Ireland, SSE Airtricity and Bord Gáis price hikes kick in this weekend
# Energy Costs
# Energy Costs

Electric Ireland, SSE Airtricity and Bord Gáis price hikes kick in this weekend

22 hours ago 28,882 Views 36 Comments

Increases for Electric Ireland and SSE Airtricity customers comes into effect today.

Boiling down the Budget: Here are all the major changes in one place
# Cut Through The Noise
# Cut Through The Noise

Boiling down the Budget: Here are all the major changes in one place

Sat 12:05 AM 24,394 Views 10 Comments
  • Now that we're a few days past the announcement, it's time to take stock of what the Budget brought, what it means for people, and how the country responded.
  • Here's where you can find everything you need to know about Budget 2023 on The Journal.

Friday 30 September, 2022

Russia vetoes UN bid against Ukraine annexations as China abstains
# War In Ukraine
# War In Ukraine

Russia vetoes UN bid against Ukraine annexations as China abstains

Updated Fri 10:26 PM 116,028 Views 116 Comments

Referendums held in the four regions were labelled as a ‘sham’ by the west.

Hurricane Ian makes landfall again in South Carolina
# Hurricane Ian
# Hurricane Ian

Hurricane Ian makes landfall again in South Carolina

Fri 9:53 PM 11,780 Views 3 Comments

Ian left a broad swathe of destruction after it went ashore on Florida’s Gulf Coast as one of the strongest storms ever to hit the US.

Leinster ride out the storm to escape from Belfast with a seven-point win
# Rivalry
From The42
# Rivalry

Leinster ride out the storm to escape from Belfast with a seven-point win

Fri 9:39 PM 22,970 Views 25 Comments

Ulster lost 20-13 to Leinster in round three of the URC this evening.

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