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

Powerful typhoon leaves five rescuers dead in north Philippines

6 minutes ago 111 Views 0 Comments

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?

9 minutes ago 736 Views 0 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

26 minutes ago 1,776 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'

35 minutes ago 9,270 Views 0 Comments

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

From EU to immigration: The programme of Italy's right-wing coalition
# Italy
# Italy

From EU to immigration: The programme of Italy's right-wing coalition

42 minutes ago 3,221 Views 9 Comments

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

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

48 minutes ago 3,513 Views 7 Comments

There has been widespread support for the announcement.

US warns Russia of 'catastrophic' consequences of nuclear strike
# Nuclear Threat
# Nuclear Threat

US warns Russia of 'catastrophic' consequences of nuclear strike

1 hour ago 8,946 Views 19 Comments

Secretary of State Antony Blinken said the country has told Moscow to “stop the loose talk” about nuclear weapons.

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

1 hour ago 5,970 Views 1 Comment

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

1 hour ago 3,688 Views 6 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

2 hours ago 3,143 Views 3 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 2 hours ago 36,159 Views 57 Comments

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

Pound at all-time low as new British Chancellor of the Exchequer hints at further tax cuts
# Kwasi Kwarteng
# Kwasi Kwarteng

Pound at all-time low as new British Chancellor of the Exchequer hints at further tax cuts

2 hours ago 16,971 Views 12 Comments

Kwasi Kwarteng announced the abolition of the top tax band last week.

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

3 hours ago 3,770 Views 2 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 3 hours ago 23,582 Views 21 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

9 hours ago 17,306 Views 15 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'

10 hours ago 30,009 Views 8 Comments

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

Quiz: How well do you know the Muppets?
# Test Yourself
# Test Yourself

Quiz: How well do you know the Muppets?

11 hours ago 23,922 Views 12 Comments

The felt family been going strong for almost 50 years.

Money Diary: An office worker in the east on €26K working in Dublin
# HISMM
# HISMM

Money Diary: An office worker in the east on €26K working in Dublin

13 hours ago 31,024 Views 33 Comments

This week, our reader is enjoying a hybrid work setup.

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

Here's what happened today: Sunday

13 hours ago 7,023 Views 0 Comments

Your roundup of what made the headlines.

'We can't afford another performance like this' - Rowntree slams sloppy Munster
# Riot Act
From The42
# Riot Act

'We can't afford another performance like this' - Rowntree slams sloppy Munster

13 hours ago 30,942 Views 29 Comments

‘We had British Lions on the field but whoever has got the shirt, we just expected more accuracy.’

Driver arrested and charged to court after hitting pedestrian and damaging vehicles in Fermoy
# Cork
# Cork

Driver arrested and charged to court after hitting pedestrian and damaging vehicles in Fermoy

Updated 14 hours ago 52,518 Views 0 Comments

Video footage shows the man reversing down a street and crashing into another vehicle.

Have you seen Alexandria? Gardaí appeal for help in locating 32-year-old from Dublin
# Missing Person
# Missing Person

Have you seen Alexandria? Gardaí appeal for help in locating 32-year-old from Dublin

14 hours ago 24,779 Views 0 Comments

She has been missing from Dublin 8 since Wednesday.

Wexford GAA to investigate incident in football game and will support gardaí in inquiries
# Statement
From The42
# Statement

Wexford GAA to investigate incident in football game and will support gardaí in inquiries

15 hours ago 42,805 Views 0 Comments

The match officials involved have been wished a speedy recovery by Wexford GAA.

Canada counts damage after Fiona while Cuba and Florida brace for storm Ian
# Storm Fiona
# Storm Fiona

Canada counts damage after Fiona while Cuba and Florida brace for storm Ian

16 hours ago 13,150 Views 1 Comment

Storm Fiona tore through Nova Scotia and Newfoundland on Saturday.

Hanrahan kicks 18 points as Dragons earn first win over Munster in seven years
# Struggle
From The42
# Struggle

Hanrahan kicks 18 points as Dragons earn first win over Munster in seven years

16 hours ago 28,348 Views 60 Comments

It’s back-to-back defeats for Munster to start the season after a very poor showing at Rodney Parade.

UK Police drop investigation into ‘online threat’ made to JK Rowling
# Harry Potter
# Harry Potter

UK Police drop investigation into ‘online threat’ made to JK Rowling

16 hours ago 14,920 Views 10 Comments

The author shared screenshots of a message from a user who had written ‘don’t worry you are next’ in response to her tweet about Salman Rushdie.

Desecration of wreaths and tributes at site of Co Down atrocity condemned
# Hate Crime
# Hate Crime

Desecration of wreaths and tributes at site of Co Down atrocity condemned

16 hours ago 19,551 Views 19 Comments

18 British soldiers were killed at Narrow Water in an IRA bomb attack in 1979.

Gardaí seek witnesses after man is allegedly beaten unconscious by a group in Limerick City
# Assault
# Assault

Gardaí seek witnesses after man is allegedly beaten unconscious by a group in Limerick City

17 hours ago 23,577 Views 0 Comments

The attack occured last Wednesday at around 3.30pm near the Milk Market area.

Social Protection Minister appears to rule out €20 increase in social welfare payments
# Budget 2023
# Budget 2023

Social Protection Minister appears to rule out €20 increase in social welfare payments

17 hours ago 27,840 Views 74 Comments

Minister Humphreys said there ‘won’t be any money left’ for other measures if this were done.

United Arab Emirates agrees to supply Germany with gas and diesel
# Energy Security
# Energy Security

United Arab Emirates agrees to supply Germany with gas and diesel

18 hours ago 29,275 Views 20 Comments

German Chancellor Olaf Scholz is on a visit to the UAE as part of a Gulf tour that also includes stops in Saudi Arabia and Qatar.

Roger Waters concerts scrapped in Poland over Ukraine row
# Persona Non Grata
# Persona Non Grata

Roger Waters concerts scrapped in Poland over Ukraine row

18 hours ago 39,108 Views 53 Comments

Waters wrote an open letter earlier this month saying the West should stop providing arms to Ukraine.

Iran vows 'decisive action' on wave of women-led protests
# Iran Protests
# Iran Protests

Iran vows 'decisive action' on wave of women-led protests

19 hours ago 13,151 Views 3 Comments

At least 41 people have died following unrest since the death of young Kurdish woman Mahsa Amini in the custody of the morality police.

PSNI investigation underway after shots fired at Co Antrim home by men in 'balaclavas'
# PSNI
# PSNI

PSNI investigation underway after shots fired at Co Antrim home by men in 'balaclavas'

20 hours ago 8,882 Views 4 Comments

Meanwhile, a man is due before court tomorrow for ramming several PSNI vehicles with a tractor.

UK's Shadow Northern Ireland secretary ‘would call border poll if circumstances right’
# Border Poll
# Border Poll

UK's Shadow Northern Ireland secretary ‘would call border poll if circumstances right’

20 hours ago 15,515 Views 31 Comments

However, Peter Kyle said things are currently a ‘long way off’.

Russian police disperse protests against army mobilisation in Russia
# Russian Protests
# Russian Protests

Russian police disperse protests against army mobilisation in Russia

21 hours ago 18,433 Views 14 Comments

More than 300 people demonstrating against the mobilisation of reservists to fight in Ukraine were arrested in Moscow.

UK Labour's Starmer vows to reverse ‘wrongheaded’ cut to income tax for rich
# UK
# UK

UK Labour's Starmer vows to reverse ‘wrongheaded’ cut to income tax for rich

21 hours ago 9,771 Views 10 Comments

Keir Starmer rejected the UK Government’s “trickle down” economics approach.

Missing teen located safe and well in Dublin
# Missing Person
# Missing Person

Missing teen located safe and well in Dublin

21 hours ago 14,085 Views 0 Comments

He was last seen on Friday evening.

Eliud Kipchoge breaks world record at Berlin Marathon
# Record Breaker
From The42
# Record Breaker

Eliud Kipchoge breaks world record at Berlin Marathon

22 hours ago 27,086 Views 17 Comments

Kenyan looked set to run a sub-two-hour time at midway point.

Poll: Should people be given grants to buy e-bikes?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should people be given grants to buy e-bikes?

22 hours ago 39,427 Views 72 Comments

Electric bike initiatives in other countries include grants, scrappage schemes and interest-free loans.

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