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Five-year-old girl dies from illness linked to Strep A in Belfast
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Five-year-old girl dies from illness linked to Strep A in Belfast

4 minutes ago 223 Views 0 Comments

Eight children in England and Wales have also died following Strep A related illness.

Gardaí carry out ten searches in targeted operations against online child sexual exploitation
# Operation Ketch
# Operation Ketch

Gardaí carry out ten searches in targeted operations against online child sexual exploitation

21 minutes ago 1,570 Views 0 Comments

The ten searches were carried in Garda Divisions in Dublin, Cork, Limerick, Galway, Louth and Wicklow.

Zelenskyy visits Donbas near 'difficult' Ukraine front
# Ukraine
# Ukraine

Zelenskyy visits Donbas near 'difficult' Ukraine front

Updated 24 minutes ago 5,315 Views 1 Comment

The focus of fighting in Ukraine has shifted this month to Donbas.

Indonesia parliament approves ban on extra-marital sex
# Indonesia
# Indonesia

Indonesia parliament approves ban on extra-marital sex

Updated 44 minutes ago 16,211 Views 18 Comments

Cohabitation of unmarried couples will also be made illegal.

'Uneven' approach by Local Authorities creating barriers to housing needs of people with disabilities
# Housing Needs
# Housing Needs

'Uneven' approach by Local Authorities creating barriers to housing needs of people with disabilities

48 minutes ago 955 Views 0 Comments

‘Inadequate funding and resources’ are also creating barriers for people with disabilities when trying to find a suitable place to live.

Gardaí investigating after multiple shots fired in Carlow housing estate
# Carlow
# Carlow

Gardaí investigating after multiple shots fired in Carlow housing estate

1 hour ago 3,749 Views 3 Comments

It is believed the intended target escaped an attempt on his life earlier this year.

Eddie Jones sacked by England after seven years in charge
# Seven Year Itch
From The42
# Seven Year Itch

Eddie Jones sacked by England after seven years in charge

1 hour ago 14,207 Views 14 Comments

Steve Borthwick now the favourite to take over as England’s new coach.

Gardaí probe separate shootings as man killed in Ronanstown and second man injured in Finglas
# Gardaí
# Gardaí

Gardaí probe separate shootings as man killed in Ronanstown and second man injured in Finglas

Updated 1 hour ago 52,327 Views 0 Comments

The dead man received gunshot wounds in the Ronanstown area at around 10pm last night.

Al Jazeera submits the case of its slain journalist to the International Criminal Court
# ICC
# ICC

Al Jazeera submits the case of its slain journalist to the International Criminal Court

Updated 1 hour ago 3,211 Views 0 Comments

Palestinian-American Shireen Abu Akleh was shot while covering an Israel army raid in Jenin on 11 May.

£20,000 reward offered for information on “ruthless execution” in Newry, Co Down
# Mark Lovell
# Mark Lovell

£20,000 reward offered for information on “ruthless execution” in Newry, Co Down

2 hours ago 6,873 Views 4 Comments

Police are investigating if there is a ‘cross border, organised crime’ element to what they called a ‘brutal and senseless attack on a defenceless man’.

Man who shot Lady Gaga’s dog walker and stole her French bulldogs jailed for 21 years
# Poker Face
# Poker Face

Man who shot Lady Gaga’s dog walker and stole her French bulldogs jailed for 21 years

4 hours ago 18,848 Views 9 Comments

James Howard Jackson pleaded no contest to one count of attempted murder.

Georgia's runoff senate vote is a high stakes test for Biden
# US Senate
# US Senate

Georgia's runoff senate vote is a high stakes test for Biden

4 hours ago 7,774 Views 6 Comments

Joe Biden has said the senate seat is ‘critical’ for the Democrats.

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 4 hours ago 16,036 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?

Three arrested after €950,000 worth of cannabis seized in Galway
# Cannabis
# Cannabis

Three arrested after €950,000 worth of cannabis seized in Galway

4 hours ago 10,190 Views 0 Comments

Two men (both in their 40s) and one woman (aged in her 30s) were arrested at the scene.

Spotlight

Redacted Lives

The Journal’s new podcast series explores the impact of the mother and baby home system
Poll: Do you want it to snow?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you want it to snow?

4 hours ago 28,615 Views 35 Comments

Met Éireann has issued a winter weather advisory for the whole country.

'Hopefully I get to contribute and add to the Munster legacy'
# Settling In
From The42
# Settling In

'Hopefully I get to contribute and add to the Munster legacy'

Updated 5 hours ago 18,443 Views 7 Comments

Tongan centre Malakai Fekitoa hopes to put his early struggles in Munster behind him.

Teen in critical condition after single-car collision in Co Tipperary
# Single Car Collision
# Single Car Collision

Teen in critical condition after single-car collision in Co Tipperary

5 hours ago 10,373 Views 0 Comments

The collision happened on the M7 between Birdhill and Nenagh around 9pm last night.

Cheers star Kirstie Alley dies from cancer at 71
# Kirstie Alley
# Kirstie Alley

Cheers star Kirstie Alley dies from cancer at 71

5 hours ago 32,419 Views 22 Comments

John Travolta said his time with Alley was ‘one of the most special relationships’.

EU to ban products which contribute to deforestation
# Deforestation
# Deforestation

EU to ban products which contribute to deforestation

5 hours ago 8,607 Views 23 Comments

Importing companies will have to show that their products are deforestation-free.

Analysis: Let's hear it for Ireland's success on our 100th birthday - we’ve come a long way
# Happy Birthday Ireland
# Happy Birthday Ireland

Analysis: Let's hear it for Ireland's success on our 100th birthday - we’ve come a long way

6 hours ago 13,547 Views 47 Comments

On the centenary of the formation of the Irish State, author Mark Henry says Ireland is one of the very best countries in which to live today.

Average Irish rent soared by 85% compared to 18% EU average between 2010 and 2022
# Housing Crisis
# Housing Crisis

Average Irish rent soared by 85% compared to 18% EU average between 2010 and 2022

7 hours ago 9,556 Views 22 Comments

The cost of buying has also increased more than the EU average.

Yesterday's News

Renters protest outside Dublin’s City Hall over June eviction
# Tathony House
# Tathony House

Renters protest outside Dublin’s City Hall over June eviction

14 hours ago 20,213 Views 33 Comments

A small group of protesters chanted ‘Dublin city council, stop mass evictions’ as councillors met.

'Around 300' dead in east DR Congo massacre, government says
# Democratic Republic Of Congo
# Democratic Republic Of Congo

'Around 300' dead in east DR Congo massacre, government says

14 hours ago 18,920 Views 14 Comments

The government has been locked in a months-long conflict with an armed group in the region.

Opinion: China's zero-covid policy tightens its perfect dictatorship
# State Surveillance
# State Surveillance

Opinion: China's zero-covid policy tightens its perfect dictatorship

Updated 15 hours ago 14,680 Views 14 Comments

Human rights lawyer and professor Teng Biao looks at the recent protests in China and asks if it’s the beginning of a new wave of resistance.

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

Here's What Happened Today: Monday

15 hours ago 7,134 Views 0 Comments

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

Brazil send out World Cup statement with stunning dismantling of South Korea
# Like Watching Brazil
From The42
# Like Watching Brazil

Brazil send out World Cup statement with stunning dismantling of South Korea

16 hours ago 36,751 Views 31 Comments

Brazil scored a collection of stunning goals in a 4-1 win.

Pat Hickey resigns from IOC due to 'health reasons'
# Statement
From The42
# Statement

Pat Hickey resigns from IOC due to 'health reasons'

16 hours ago 35,293 Views 0 Comments

The International Olympic Committee announced the news in a statement this evening.

Man who attacked stranger after reading false social media claims to be sentenced next year
# Stephen McInerney
# Stephen McInerney

Man who attacked stranger after reading false social media claims to be sentenced next year

17 hours ago 31,815 Views 0 Comments

Stephen McInerney confronted the victim after reading false allegations that the man was a paedophile.

Body found in Co Tyrone believed to be of missing 15-year-old
# Matthew McCallan
# Matthew McCallan

Body found in Co Tyrone believed to be of missing 15-year-old

17 hours ago 44,283 Views 6 Comments

Matthew McCallan has been missing from the Dungannon area since Sunday.

Finance Minister Paschal Donohoe re-elected as Eurogroup president
# Eurogroup
# Eurogroup

Finance Minister Paschal Donohoe re-elected as Eurogroup president

17 hours ago 11,656 Views 13 Comments

The vote took place today.

Harry speaks of a ‘dirty game’ as Netflix docuseries release date unveiled
# Netflix Controversy
# Netflix Controversy

Harry speaks of a ‘dirty game’ as Netflix docuseries release date unveiled

17 hours ago 38,940 Views 26 Comments

The series will be released in two volumes.

The Explainer x Noteworthy: Are migrant fishers exploited in Ireland?
# Hands On Deck
# Hands On Deck

The Explainer x Noteworthy: Are migrant fishers exploited in Ireland?

18 hours ago 2,951 Views 1 Comment

Maria Delaney of Noteworthy and Geela Garcia in the Philippines tell Susan Daly about our latest cross-border investigation.

Two men found guilty of Barry Wolverson murder in 2020
# Guilty
# Guilty

Two men found guilty of Barry Wolverson murder in 2020

18 hours ago 12,861 Views 0 Comments

He was shot several times in Swords in early 2020.

Judge makes disclosure orders in defamation action against Eoghan Harris over Twitter posts
# Barbara J Pym
# Barbara J Pym

Judge makes disclosure orders in defamation action against Eoghan Harris over Twitter posts

18 hours ago 15,940 Views 0 Comments

The journalists claim that they have been the subject of many defamatory tweets.

Enoch Burke says he wants his defamation action heard as soon as possible
# Court
# Court

Enoch Burke says he wants his defamation action heard as soon as possible

18 hours ago 27,122 Views 0 Comments

The teacher claims that an article published in the Sunday Independent in October regarding his alleged conduct in Mountjoy Prison contained untrue and defamatory statements.

Putin drives across repaired bridge to Crimea in bid to boost Russian morale
# Crimea
# Crimea

Putin drives across repaired bridge to Crimea in bid to boost Russian morale

19 hours ago 28,791 Views 29 Comments

He took the wheel of a Mercedes to drive across the bridge linking Russia’s mainland with the peninsula, which Moscow annexed from Ukraine in 2014.

Croatia progress to World Cup quarter-finals after penalty shootout win over Japan
# Onwards
From The42
# Onwards

Croatia progress to World Cup quarter-finals after penalty shootout win over Japan

19 hours ago 14,331 Views 5 Comments

Goalkeeper Dominik Livaković was the hero, saving three spot kicks.

Journal Media wins two UCD media awards for excellence in business journalism
# Award Winners
# Award Winners

Journal Media wins two UCD media awards for excellence in business journalism

19 hours ago 7,850 Views 2 Comments

Maria Delaney, Niall Sargent and Ian Curran were among the winners.

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