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Dublin: 16°C Monday 15 August 2022

Saturday 13 August, 2022

Quiz: How much do you know about these iconic perfumes?
# Test Your Scents
# Test Your Scents

Quiz: How much do you know about these iconic perfumes?

Sat 10:00 PM 39,752 Views 16 Comments

Do you know your Marc Jacobs from your Mugler?

Friday 12 August, 2022

Penneys recalls Winnie the Pooh plate over presence of lead and formaldehyde
# Product Recall
# Product Recall

Penneys recalls Winnie the Pooh plate over presence of lead and formaldehyde

Fri 11:03 PM 18,242 Views 6 Comments

The Food Safety Authority of Ireland said health effects are not expected from using the plates.

University lecturers' union to ballot members for industrial action in September
# Higher Education
# Higher Education

University lecturers' union to ballot members for industrial action in September

Fri 9:22 PM 15,505 Views 23 Comments

The Irish Federation of University Teachers said it will ballot all members unless an agreement is reached on pay.

Here's What Happened Today: Friday
# The Fix
# The Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Friday

Fri 8:55 PM 7,233 Views 0 Comments

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

Siptu presents Mick Lynch with €20,000 donation in 'solidarity' with striking UK rail workers
# RMT
# RMT

Siptu presents Mick Lynch with €20,000 donation in 'solidarity' with striking UK rail workers

Fri 6:50 PM 26,224 Views 38 Comments

SIPTU general secretary Joe Cunningham presented the cheque to Lynch at the Imperial Hotel in Cork.

Thursday 11 August, 2022

Here's What Happened Today: Thursday
# The Fix
# The Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Thursday

Thu 8:51 PM 7,553 Views 0 Comments

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

Teenager airlifted to hospital in serious condition after tractor accident in Co Clare
# Clare
# Clare

Teenager airlifted to hospital in serious condition after tractor accident in Co Clare

Thu 6:07 PM 27,915 Views 0 Comments

The incident occurred on the R461 in Scariff, Co Clare at around 5.30pm yesterday afternoon.

Wednesday 10 August, 2022

Here's What Happened Today: Wednesday
# The Fix
# The Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Wednesday

Wed 8:55 PM 9,165 Views 0 Comments

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

Gardaí locate missing 14-year-old safe and well
# Meath
# Meath

Gardaí locate missing 14-year-old safe and well

Wed 5:48 PM 22,209 Views 0 Comments

He had been missing from Co Meath since Tuesday 9 August.

Gardaí locate missing Dublin woman following public appeal
# Dublin
# Dublin

Gardaí locate missing Dublin woman following public appeal

Wed 4:06 PM 25,857 Views 0 Comments

The woman had been missing since Friday.

Pregnant women and people over 60 can now book a second Covid booster
# Booster Vaccines
# Booster Vaccines

Pregnant women and people over 60 can now book a second Covid booster

Wed 6:30 AM 23,290 Views 36 Comments

The HSE said appointments will be available from Monday.

Tuesday 9 August, 2022

Here's What Happened Today: Tuesday
# The Fix
# The Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Tuesday

Aug 9th 2022, 8:55 PM 6,980 Views 0 Comments

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

Man missing from Cabinteely area of Dublin found safe and well
# Missing
# Missing

Man missing from Cabinteely area of Dublin found safe and well

Aug 9th 2022, 5:47 PM 33,049 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí have thanked the public for its assistance.

Monday 8 August, 2022

Motorcyclist (37) dies following collision with car in Co Kerry
# Cahersiveen
# Cahersiveen

Motorcyclist (37) dies following collision with car in Co Kerry

Aug 8th 2022, 9:25 PM 21,394 Views 1 Comment

The collision occurred in the townland of Strands End in Cahersiveen at around 4.45pm this evening,

Man (20s) in critical condition following assault in Dublin city
# George's Dock
# George's Dock

Man (20s) in critical condition following assault in Dublin city

Aug 8th 2022, 7:00 PM 41,308 Views 2 Comments

The man received serious head injuries during the assault that occurred shortly before 9pm at George’s Dock.

Friday 5 August, 2022

Teenage girl found safe and well
# Waterford
# Waterford

Teenage girl found safe and well

Aug 5th 2022, 10:57 PM 25,453 Views 0 Comments

An Garda Síochána thanked the public for their assistance in this matter.

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

Here's What Happened Today: Friday

Aug 5th 2022, 8:55 PM 5,754 Views 0 Comments

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

Almost 3,000 drivers detected speeding over Bank Holiday weekend, new figures show
# Road Safety
# Road Safety

Almost 3,000 drivers detected speeding over Bank Holiday weekend, new figures show

Aug 5th 2022, 6:53 PM 16,660 Views 19 Comments

173 arrests being made for alleged instances of driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol over the course of the weekend.

Feeding wildlife like Phoenix Park deer 'could lead to them being more aggressive to get food'
# Oh Deer
# Oh Deer

Feeding wildlife like Phoenix Park deer 'could lead to them being more aggressive to get food'

Aug 5th 2022, 6:00 AM 9,712 Views 16 Comments

Researchers from UCD studied the deer in order to see what the impact of feeding wild animals is.

Thursday 4 August, 2022

Here's What Happened Today: Thursday
# The Fix
# The Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Thursday

Aug 4th 2022, 8:55 PM 7,943 Views 0 Comments

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

Man (30s) arrested in relation to suspected people smuggling operation
# Dublin
# Dublin

Man (30s) arrested in relation to suspected people smuggling operation

Aug 4th 2022, 7:01 PM 20,684 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí from the Garda National Immigration Bureau arrested the man following a search and arrested operation today.

Wednesday 3 August, 2022

Gardaí and family concerned for welfare of 37-year-old man missing from Wicklow
# Missing
# Missing

Gardaí and family concerned for welfare of 37-year-old man missing from Wicklow

Aug 3rd 2022, 10:23 PM 24,471 Views 0 Comments

Damien Bain has been missing from his home in Wicklow Town since Friday 15 July.

Musician Andy Irvine reunited with €16,000 instruments that went missing en route to Copenhagen
# Returned
# Returned

Musician Andy Irvine reunited with €16,000 instruments that went missing en route to Copenhagen

Aug 3rd 2022, 9:21 PM 23,081 Views 13 Comments

The singer-songwriter thanked “everybody who has helped me or shown concern about my missing instruments”.

Man arrested after PSNI seize 57 puppies, three dogs and a cat in Belfast
# Animal Smuggling
# Animal Smuggling

Man arrested after PSNI seize 57 puppies, three dogs and a cat in Belfast

Aug 3rd 2022, 8:37 PM 25,585 Views 22 Comments

Police believe the animals were smuggled into Northern Ireland from the Republic and were destined to be sold in England and Scotland.

Gardaí issue warning over fake €2 coins after seizure of counterfeit currency in Dublin
# Counterfeit Coins
# Counterfeit Coins

Gardaí issue warning over fake €2 coins after seizure of counterfeit currency in Dublin

Aug 3rd 2022, 5:53 PM 25,708 Views 32 Comments

Coins with an apparent face value of €2,920 were seized last month.

Saturday 30 July, 2022

Mountain rescuers urge people to 'be sensible' ahead of Reek Sunday climb up Croagh Patrick
# Pilgrimage
# Pilgrimage

Mountain rescuers urge people to 'be sensible' ahead of Reek Sunday climb up Croagh Patrick

Jul 30th 2022, 8:30 AM 14,782 Views 4 Comments

The Covid pandemic led to the annual event being cancelled in 2020, with lower numbers than usual turning out for the climb last year.

Thursday 28 July, 2022

Trailer Watch: Which film will you watch this weekend?
# Cinema
# Cinema

Trailer Watch: Which film will you watch this weekend?

Jul 28th 2022, 8:30 PM 19,008 Views 9 Comments

Here are a few options for weekend watching.

Challenging but achievable: Govt announces 25% emission reduction target for agriculture sector
# Deal
# Deal

Challenging but achievable: Govt announces 25% emission reduction target for agriculture sector

Updated Jul 28th 2022, 8:15 PM 53,393 Views 139 Comments
  • The government previously set out a 22-30% reduction in greenhouse gas emissions target for the agriculture sector.
  • Farming groups pushed for a target at the lower end but climate experts say close to 30% is needed to meet overall emissions targets.
  • The EPA said last week that Ireland’s 2021 greenhouse gas emissions increased compared to the previous year.
Warning issued to bathers after Lion's Mane jellyfish spotted at east coast beaches
# Fingal County Council
# Fingal County Council

Warning issued to bathers after Lion's Mane jellyfish spotted at east coast beaches

Jul 28th 2022, 9:12 AM 42,872 Views 21 Comments

A sting from the jellyfish can cause nausea, sweating, cramps and headaches.

Gardaí renew appeal for information on eighth anniversary of 26-year-old man's murder
# Paul Gallagher
# Paul Gallagher

Gardaí renew appeal for information on eighth anniversary of 26-year-old man's murder

Jul 28th 2022, 8:17 AM 16,339 Views 0 Comments

Paul Gallagher was shot and fatally wounded in a field at Ballymacan, Slane, Co Meath on Monday 28 July 2014.

Wednesday 27 July, 2022

'Spare me the apologies': Delays and missing birth certs among complaints about Passport Office
# Passport Problems
# Passport Problems

'Spare me the apologies': Delays and missing birth certs among complaints about Passport Office

Jul 27th 2022, 12:05 AM 33,030 Views 44 Comments

Details of people’s experiences after applying for a passport were released under FOI.

Friday 22 July, 2022

AIB says it 'will not proceed' with plans to make 70 branches cashless in wake of massive backlash
# AIB
# AIB

AIB says it 'will not proceed' with plans to make 70 branches cashless in wake of massive backlash

Jul 22nd 2022, 12:42 PM 61,317 Views 86 Comments
  • The bank said it would not be proceeding with the move due to "customer and public unease".
  • The decision has been welcomed by Minister for Finance Paschal Donohoe and the Irish League of Credit Unions.
  • The statement came as three Rural Independent Group TDs demanded to speak with the bank's CEO at AIB HQ this morning.

Thursday 21 July, 2022

Trailer Watch: Which film will you watch this weekend?
# Cinema
# Cinema

Trailer Watch: Which film will you watch this weekend?

Jul 21st 2022, 8:30 PM 16,795 Views 4 Comments

Here are a few options for weekend watching.

Eamon Ryan says 'we have to do more' as greenhouse gas emissions top pre-pandemic levels
# EPA
# EPA

Eamon Ryan says 'we have to do more' as greenhouse gas emissions top pre-pandemic levels

Updated Jul 21st 2022, 2:22 PM 24,757 Views 81 Comments
  • The Environmental Protection Agency report shows an increase in emissions of 4.7% in 2021 compared to 2020, when Covid-19 restrictions were in place.
  • There was a 17.6% increase in emissions from the energy industries sector, attributable to a tripling of coal and oil use in electricity generation last year.
  • Agriculture emissions increased by 3% last year, the third year in a row that emissions have risen in the sector.

Wednesday 20 July, 2022

'This is not remotely normal': How climate change is impacting heatwaves in Europe
# Climate
# Climate

'This is not remotely normal': How climate change is impacting heatwaves in Europe

Jul 20th 2022, 3:44 PM 19,472 Views 39 Comments

Europe is currently experiencing record-breaking temperatures, which experts have attributed to the effects of a changing climate.

Tuesday 19 July, 2022

Expert says yesterday may be hottest ever reliably recorded as doubt cast on 1887 figure
# Kilkenny Castle
# Kilkenny Castle

Expert says yesterday may be hottest ever reliably recorded as doubt cast on 1887 figure

Jul 19th 2022, 2:14 PM 22,043 Views 36 Comments

Professor Peter Thorne told The Journal that he believes yesterday may have been the hottest day ever reliably recorded in Ireland.

Saturday 16 July, 2022

Here's how to keep your pets safe and cool during the hot weather
# Animal Safety
# Animal Safety

Here's how to keep your pets safe and cool during the hot weather

Jul 16th 2022, 7:30 AM 20,218 Views 4 Comments

Met Éireann has issued a nationwide Status Yellow high temperature warning from tomorrow.

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