Advertisement

Readers like you keep news free for everyone.

More than 5,000 readers have already pitched in to keep free access to The Journal.

For the price of one cup of coffee each week you can help keep paywalls away.

Support us today
Not now
Dublin: 22°C Saturday 13 August 2022

Sunday 20 March, 2022

Commemorative events take place for those who lost their lives during the pandemic
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

Commemorative events take place for those who lost their lives during the pandemic

Updated Mar 20th 2022, 4:49 PM 26,443 Views 15 Comments

Today’s ceremonies will honour theose who have died with Covid as well as workers, volunteers, and the general public for their efforts over the past two years.

Thursday 17 March, 2022

President Higgins calls for ceasefire in Ukraine during St Patrick's Day message
# Uachtarán Na HÉireann
# Uachtarán Na HÉireann

President Higgins calls for ceasefire in Ukraine during St Patrick's Day message

Mar 17th 2022, 6:00 AM 11,123 Views 12 Comments

Higgins said the sacrifices made by frontline workers across society during the pandemic should not be forgotten.

Wednesday 16 March, 2022

Poll: Would you like to speak more Irish in your daily life?
# Good Information Project
# Good Information Project

Poll: Would you like to speak more Irish in your daily life?

Mar 16th 2022, 10:00 AM 33,539 Views 49 Comments

An bhfuil Gaeilge agat?

Tuesday 15 March, 2022

Energy prices: Government moving to ease financial pressure but 'won't be able to do it all'
# Price Hike
# Price Hike

Energy prices: Government moving to ease financial pressure but 'won't be able to do it all'

Mar 15th 2022, 5:02 PM 14,044 Views 10 Comments

Martin said he expects the European Commission to suggest alternative cost-cutting measures by the end of the month.

Monday 14 March, 2022

Open Thread: How has your relationship with the Irish language evolved?
# The Good Information Project
# The Good Information Project

Open Thread: How has your relationship with the Irish language evolved?

Mar 14th 2022, 7:00 PM 9,266 Views 42 Comments

Are you a born-again Gaeilgeoir or just not interested after your time in school? We want to hear from you.

Cargo ship carrying Russian oil docks at Dublin port despite union concerns
# STI Clapham
# STI Clapham

Cargo ship carrying Russian oil docks at Dublin port despite union concerns

Mar 14th 2022, 1:31 PM 20,432 Views 22 Comments

The vessel is due to depart Dublin port at midday tomorrow.

Beatha teanga í a labhairt: Is the Irish language thriving or merely surviving?
# Good Information Project
# Good Information Project

Beatha teanga í a labhairt: Is the Irish language thriving or merely surviving?

Mar 14th 2022, 8:30 AM 10,324 Views 22 Comments

The Good Information Project wants you to join the discussion.

Saturday 12 March, 2022

Quiz: What year did these acts headline Electric Picnic?
# Let's Get Quizzical
# Let's Get Quizzical

Quiz: What year did these acts headline Electric Picnic?

Mar 12th 2022, 10:00 PM 19,969 Views 11 Comments

There have been some excellent headliners over the years, but how well do you know them?

Friday 11 March, 2022

As it happened: Pentagon sees ‘no evidence’ yet of Belarusian troops moving inside Ukraine
Live Mar 11th 2022, 10:00 PM

As it happened: Pentagon sees ‘no evidence’ yet of Belarusian troops moving inside Ukraine

  • Russian forces are currently encircling at least four major Ukrainian cities.
  • More than 2.5 million people have fled Ukraine so far, according to the UN.
  • Taoiseach Micheál Martin said neighbouring countries are very concerned about where Russian leader Vladimir Putin might go next.

Tuesday 8 March, 2022

Irish student and eight others are still in Ukraine after car suffers several punctures
# Racheal Diyaolu
# Racheal Diyaolu

Irish student and eight others are still in Ukraine after car suffers several punctures

Updated Mar 8th 2022, 8:50 PM 39,564 Views 9 Comments

The Department of Foreign Affairs told Racheal’s family they will do their best to put arrangements in place to get her home.

Monday 7 March, 2022

Renewed appeal for witnesses after 'cowardly attack by unknown criminals' on Cavan Garda
# Garda Padraig Scott
# Garda Padraig Scott

Renewed appeal for witnesses after 'cowardly attack by unknown criminals' on Cavan Garda

Mar 7th 2022, 6:07 PM 38,322 Views 7 Comments

Garda Padraig Scott remains off duty after being injured during the 27 February assault.

Sunday 6 March, 2022

Quiz: Did these Australian stars get their start on Neighbours or Home and Away?
# Quiz
# Quiz

Quiz: Did these Australian stars get their start on Neighbours or Home and Away?

Mar 6th 2022, 10:00 PM 49,802 Views 21 Comments

Do you know Summer Bay from Erinsborough?

Here's What Happened Today: Sunday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Sunday

Mar 6th 2022, 8:05 PM 16,348 Views 0 Comments

Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, now into an eleventh day, has seen more than 1.5 million people flee the country.

Privacy, decentralisation and regulation - what we can expect to change on the internet?
# The Good Information Project
# The Good Information Project

Privacy, decentralisation and regulation - what we can expect to change on the internet?

Mar 6th 2022, 6:00 PM 9,798 Views 3 Comments

We’ve spent the last few weeks attempting to answer if Ireland and Europe are ready for the new digital age.

Two pedestrians hospitalised following collision in Dublin
# Ballyfermot
# Ballyfermot

Two pedestrians hospitalised following collision in Dublin

Mar 6th 2022, 4:34 PM 26,829 Views 6 Comments

The incident happened at around 8pm yesterday evening.

Saturday 5 March, 2022

'We don't want to leave anybody behind': How ready is Ireland for the digital transition?
# The Good Information Project
# The Good Information Project

'We don't want to leave anybody behind': How ready is Ireland for the digital transition?

Mar 5th 2022, 1:00 PM 19,898 Views 9 Comments

Ireland has some big targets to hit in the next eight years when it comes to getting people and workforces online. Will it happen?

Thursday 3 March, 2022

Here are the main points to know on the eighth day of Russia's invasion of Ukraine
# Ukraine Invasion
# Ukraine Invasion

Here are the main points to know on the eighth day of Russia's invasion of Ukraine

Updated Mar 3rd 2022, 10:55 PM 34,647 Views 8 Comments

Russian and Ukrainian delegations have agreed to create humanitarian corridors for civilians fleeing intensifying fighting.

Irish building supplies firm withdraws from Russian market
# CRH
# CRH

Irish building supplies firm withdraws from Russian market

Mar 3rd 2022, 1:44 PM 19,568 Views 5 Comments

CRH management said the withdrawal had been in the works for some time but was accelerated over the weekend.

Have you seen Stefan? Appeal for information on missing 35-year-old
# Missing
# Missing

Have you seen Stefan? Appeal for information on missing 35-year-old

Mar 3rd 2022, 10:28 AM 16,507 Views 0 Comments

Stefan Buincianu was last seen in Dublin 8 on Monday.

Wednesday 2 March, 2022

Here are the main points to know on the seventh day of fighting in Ukraine
# Ukraine Invasion
# Ukraine Invasion

Here are the main points to know on the seventh day of fighting in Ukraine

Updated Mar 2nd 2022, 10:05 PM 43,539 Views 25 Comments

Russian airborne troops landed in Ukraine’s second-largest city last night sparking immediate and “ongoing” fighting.

Juice can filled with beans and spider in a cocktail: FSAI handled 3,400 complaints last year
# Food Safety
# Food Safety

Juice can filled with beans and spider in a cocktail: FSAI handled 3,400 complaints last year

Mar 2nd 2022, 2:27 PM 15,926 Views 2 Comments

The majority of complaints from the public were over unfit food or poor hygiene standards, according to the FSAI.

Monday 28 February, 2022

Garda injured during 'serious and concerning attack' in Co Cavan
# Blacklion
# Blacklion

Garda injured during 'serious and concerning attack' in Co Cavan

Feb 28th 2022, 11:55 AM 51,440 Views 19 Comments

The injured garda was found disorientated and “saturated with an accelerant”.

Saturday 26 February, 2022

Quiz: How well do you know Johnny Cash?
# Johnny Cash
# Johnny Cash

Quiz: How well do you know Johnny Cash?

Feb 26th 2022, 10:00 PM 46,250 Views 19 Comments

One quiz at a time.

Friday 25 February, 2022

Charities express dismay as over 9,000 people in emergency accommodation in January
# Homelessness
# Homelessness

Charities express dismay as over 9,000 people in emergency accommodation in January

Feb 25th 2022, 5:03 PM 9,125 Views 10 Comments

Official homeless figures for January indicate that there are now 6,587 adults and 2,563 children accessing emergency accommodation.

Thursday 24 February, 2022

As it happened: Russian forces capture Chernobyl as EU leaders agree 'sanctions that bite'
Live Feb 24th 2022, 10:00 PM

As it happened: Russian forces capture Chernobyl as EU leaders agree 'sanctions that bite'

  • Ukraine’s Health Minister says 57 people have been killed, and 169 more were wounded
  • EU leaders gathered for an emergency summit and agreed to punish Russia with "severe" sanctions
  • Russian police have detained more than 1,700 people at anti-war protests across dozens of cities

Monday 21 February, 2022

Government awarded E grade over child homelessness and urged to take immediate action
# Children's Rights Alliance
# Children's Rights Alliance

Government awarded E grade over child homelessness and urged to take immediate action

Feb 21st 2022, 5:52 PM 11,189 Views 10 Comments

In December 2021 there were 1,077 families experiencing homelessness and 2,451 homeless children.

Coronavirus: 11,671 new PCR-confirmed cases and 8,515 positive antigen tests reported since Friday
# Latest Figures
# Latest Figures

Coronavirus: 11,671 new PCR-confirmed cases and 8,515 positive antigen tests reported since Friday

Feb 21st 2022, 2:55 PM 46,520 Views 11 Comments

The Department of Health confirmed the latest figures this afternoon.

Thursday 17 February, 2022

Coronavirus: 9,441 new cases and 639 patients in hospital, including 58 in ICU
# Latest Figures
# Latest Figures

Coronavirus: 9,441 new cases and 639 patients in hospital, including 58 in ICU

Feb 17th 2022, 3:05 PM 25,307 Views 16 Comments

The Department of Health confirmed the latest figures this afternoon.

Man arrested following armed robbery on Dublin's Grafton Street
# Grafton Street
# Grafton Street

Man arrested following armed robbery on Dublin's Grafton Street

Feb 17th 2022, 11:47 AM 52,627 Views 14 Comments

The man was taken to Pearse Street Garda Station where he is currently detained.

Wednesday 9 February, 2022

Rents up 10% and 'out of control' as properties available hits all-time low
# Daft Rental Report
# Daft Rental Report

Rents up 10% and 'out of control' as properties available hits all-time low

Updated Feb 9th 2022, 11:30 AM 28,933 Views 72 Comments

There were just 1,397 homes available to rent nationwide on 1 February, according to Daft.

Poll: Do you trust social media platforms with your data?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you trust social media platforms with your data?

Feb 9th 2022, 10:20 AM 19,366 Views 28 Comments

User data is central to the ad business of Facebook and other social media platforms alike.

Survey finds over 40% of childcare workers are actively looking for job in another sector
# Siptu Study
# Siptu Study

Survey finds over 40% of childcare workers are actively looking for job in another sector

Feb 9th 2022, 7:45 AM 14,493 Views 16 Comments

A Siptu childcare study found that low pay is driving workers out of the profession.

Tuesday 8 February, 2022

DSPCA 'steps away' from fundraiser after concerns raised over impact of NFTs
# Climate Conscious
# Climate Conscious

DSPCA 'steps away' from fundraiser after concerns raised over impact of NFTs

Feb 8th 2022, 4:57 PM 18,707 Views 13 Comments

The animal charity last week launched a fundraising campaign selling “reimagined viral dog memes” as NFTs.

Monday 7 February, 2022

Dublin councillors again defer vote to fill Anthony Flynn's council seat
# Dublin City Council
# Dublin City Council

Dublin councillors again defer vote to fill Anthony Flynn's council seat

Feb 7th 2022, 5:57 PM 9,183 Views 0 Comments

ICHH volunteer Geraldine Molloy was put forward last October by a number of Independent councillors to fill the seat.

Tuesday 1 February, 2022

'Vile and appalling': Members of Lion King cast and crew subjected to racist abuse in Dublin
# Bord Gais Energy Theatre
# Bord Gais Energy Theatre

'Vile and appalling': Members of Lion King cast and crew subjected to racist abuse in Dublin

Updated Feb 1st 2022, 1:09 PM 60,619 Views 68 Comments

It’s understood that the crew were subjected to verbal abuse by a group of male youths.

Monday 31 January, 2022

'It's put me off having more kids': Your stories of childcare in Ireland during the pandemic
# Broken
# Broken

'It's put me off having more kids': Your stories of childcare in Ireland during the pandemic

Jan 31st 2022, 6:30 AM 30,742 Views 23 Comments

We asked parents to share their stories. Here’s what they told us.

1 2 3 4 5