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Yesterday’s News


Saturday 19 September, 2020

Cyclist dies after collision involving car in north Dublin

The cyclist, a man in his 40s, was pronounced dead at the scene.

Two dead and several injured following shooting at house party in New York state

Police said it was too early to say if there were multiple shooters.

Martin says he's unfazed by Varadkar preempting government announcements

Martin said Cabinet intends to keep the Pandemic Unemployment Payment “under review”.

President Higgins' dog Síoda dies following short illness

Bród and Síoda had become the stars of the Áras in recent years.


Army bomb squad removes viable device discovered in Galway city

The Army Bomb Disposal Team removed the item for further examination

Witness appeal launched following service station burglary in Mayo

An undisclosed amount of cash and other items were taken during the robbery.

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Here’s what’s making headlines this morning.

Three men due in court in connection with romance and investment fraud investigation

The men will appear before the Criminal Courts of Justice this morning at 10.30am.

Friday 11 September, 2020

Sofa Watch: Fun with Ryan and Jane (Fonda)

All you need to know about your Irish and international chat show options.

Over 50,000 people offered a place in first CAO round as points rise in health, business, teaching

This afternoon’s Round One offers is official confirmation of whether students got their preferred course.

Pubs in parts of Dublin with coronavirus outbreaks should not reopen, says expert

A further 196 cases of Covid-19 were confirmed in Ireland yesterday, with 107 of those in Dublin.

Saturday 5 September, 2020

Here's What Happened Today: Saturday

Catch up on all that made the headlines.

Dubliners urged to keep social contacts low as more than half of new cases in capital

Two additional pop-up Covid-19 testing centres opened in Dublin this weekend.

Coronavirus: No further deaths and 231 new cases confirmed in Ireland

Health officials provided an update this evening.


'We need to make sure it never happens again': Ní Shúilleabháin praised for speaking out over sexual harassment

Dr Ní Shúilleabháin described her ordeal in today’s Irish Times.

Investigation launched into assault on woman with pickaxe in Leitrim

The incident occurred at Pairc Beag, Lis Cara on Thursday evening.

Motorcyclist (20s) killed in Offaly road crash

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses following this morning’s crash.

Saturday 29 August, 2020

Everything you need to know about the current Covid restrictions and when they’re due to be eased

Localised restrictions are to remain in place in Kildare until Sunday week.

Friday 28 August, 2020

Debunked: It's false to claim Irish and Italian death tolls are 'miscalculated' and 'inflated' by up to 90%

Variations of the same post have been widely shared on Facebook.


Friday 21 August, 2020

Quiz: How well do you know these songs about school?

Don’t stand so close to… anyone

Irish Hotels Federation says it sought Department advice on indoor gatherings prior to golf event

The organisation is “expecting additional guidance on urgent points of clarification early next week”.

Poll: Will this government last until the end of the year? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Will this government last until the end of the year?

The latest blunder for the coalition government saw Dara Calleary resign as Minister for Agriculture this morning.

The 9 at 9: Friday

Here’s what’s making headlines this morning.

Restrictions expected to be lifted in Laois and Offaly, but not Kildare

A decision on whether to extend the regional lockdown is expected to be made by the government later today.

Friday 14 August, 2020

Free Now says technical fault to blame for delay in paying drivers

Free Now says it has been assured that payments will be processed over the weekend.

Pedestrianisation trials in Dublin city centre extended until end of August

The council extended the trial period due to the “extremely positive feedback”.

Morrissey announces death of his 'beloved' Dublin-born mother RIP

Morrissey announces death of his 'beloved' Dublin-born mother

Morrissey had previously asked fans to pray for his mother who was “in trouble”.

Friday 7 August, 2020

Advertisement of dogs suspended on Done Deal

Gardaí have urged dog owners to be vigilant and to report potential thefts to them.

'A scream wouldn't help them': Cork homeless charity has had to pull men off women on the streets

Cork Penny Dinners says the coronavirus has put the already vulnerable community at greater risk.

Bank pays €22k to man after overcharging on mortgage for almost nine years

Some 1,200 tracker mortgage complaints are still awaiting a decision from the financial services and pensions ombudsman.

Friday 31 July, 2020

'People are going blind': Bus of waitlisted cataract patients to journey up North for surgery

As of the end of June, there were 6,023 patients waiting for a cataract procedure.

Gardaí locate missing Dublin man following public appeal

Gardaí said no further action is required and thanked the media and the public for their help.

'Don't be scared': HSE chief urges public to be diligent this weekend after sharp increase in Covid-19 cases

Eighty-five new cases of Covid-19 were confirmed yesterday in a worrying escalation.

Sunday 26 July, 2020

'I don't think it exists anymore': Mary Trump on how toxic family dynamics 'beat' the kindness out of Donald

The US president’s niece tells Miriam O’Callaghan how her grandfather’s cruel nature left all five of his children “deeply damaged”.

Friday 24 July, 2020

Third construction site in Dublin closes due to a case of Covid-19

A worker tested positive at the site operated by the Elliott Group on South Great George Street

Coronavirus: No further deaths and 20 new cases confirmed in Ireland

Health officials confirmed the latest figures in a statement this evening.

Friday 17 July, 2020

Debunked: No, pressing ‘cancel’ twice on an ATM won’t prevent your PIN from being stolen

The false safety tip has been shared over 19,000 times on Facebook.

Special Irish concert dedicated to victims of Covid-19 to be live-streamed tonight

The number of people in this country with coronavirus who have sadly died is now 1,749.

Taoiseach travels to Brussels for crunch EU summit, but will take 'special measures' upon return

Martin will be tested immediately on return and again after seven days.

Friday 10 July, 2020

Married couples among 21 people who became Ireland's newest citizens in online ceremony

Today’s pilot online ceremony is one of the first of its kind in Europe.

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