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Monday 31 May, 2021

Gardaí renew appeal for information on man whose body was found near Cliffs of Moher in 2010
# Crimecall
# Crimecall

Gardaí renew appeal for information on man whose body was found near Cliffs of Moher in 2010

May 31st 2021, 7:50 PM 47,337 Views 6 Comments

The Irish Coastguard recovered a man’s body from the water near the coastline at the cliffs.

Coronavirus: 378 new cases confirmed in Ireland
# Latest Figures
# Latest Figures

Coronavirus: 378 new cases confirmed in Ireland

May 31st 2021, 5:46 PM 51,978 Views 99 Comments

The Department of Health confirmed the latest figures this evening.

Gardaí make fifth arrest in relation to theft of €1.1 million from Dublin company
# Theft
# Theft

Gardaí make fifth arrest in relation to theft of €1.1 million from Dublin company

May 31st 2021, 12:25 PM 34,143 Views 6 Comments

The man, aged in his late teens, was arrested this morning.

Relationship breakdowns and parental job losses 'key triggers' for child poverty, research shows
# Young People
# Young People

Relationship breakdowns and parental job losses 'key triggers' for child poverty, research shows

May 31st 2021, 6:00 AM 9,541 Views 13 Comments

The ESRI found that around four in ten young people surveyed experienced at least one spell of poverty between 2007 and 2017.

Sunday 30 May, 2021

Traffic changes for three Dublin city streets from today to facilitate outdoor dining
# Streets
# Streets

Traffic changes for three Dublin city streets from today to facilitate outdoor dining

May 30th 2021, 7:30 AM 32,525 Views 23 Comments

Hume Street, Ely Place and Merrion Row will see traffic changes from today.

Friday 28 May, 2021

Online vaccine booking portal should be open for people aged 40-44 next week, Taoiseach says
# Over 40s
# Over 40s

Online vaccine booking portal should be open for people aged 40-44 next week, Taoiseach says

May 28th 2021, 8:30 PM 44,032 Views 20 Comments

Anyone aged 45 and older is currently able to register for a Covid-19 vaccine.

At a glance: Everything you need to know about the summer re-opening plans
# New Rules
# New Rules

At a glance: Everything you need to know about the summer re-opening plans

May 28th 2021, 7:34 PM 94,420 Views 38 Comments
  • The Taoiseach confirmed plans for travel, hospitality and live pilot events.
  • The country is taking “definite steps towards normal times”, Micheál Martin said.
  • Non-essential international travel and indoor dining is set to return in July.
Coronavirus: 467 new cases confirmed in Ireland
# Latest Figures
# Latest Figures

Coronavirus: 467 new cases confirmed in Ireland

May 28th 2021, 5:13 PM 36,624 Views 49 Comments

The figures were released by the Department of Health this evening.

Nine in ten smokers pick up the habit by age 25, studies show
# Cigarettes
# Cigarettes

Nine in ten smokers pick up the habit by age 25, studies show

May 28th 2021, 6:00 AM 8,181 Views 16 Comments

New studies examined comprehensive data on smoking trends from 1990 to 2019.

Thursday 27 May, 2021

NPHET recommends indoor dining and international travel to resume in July
# New Rules
# New Rules

NPHET recommends indoor dining and international travel to resume in July

Updated May 27th 2021, 11:01 PM 78,283 Views 113 Comments
  • The Cabinet will meet to sign off on the eased measures.
  • 5,000 spectators are set to be allowed attend outdoor events from 2 August.
  • The Health Minister has said: "NPHET’s view is the trajectory is positive."

Wednesday 26 May, 2021

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

Here's What Happened Today: Wednesday

May 26th 2021, 8:51 PM 7,428 Views 0 Comments

Here’s what made the headlines today.

100 ducklings rehomed by charity after short-lived social media trend
# Ducklings
# Ducklings

100 ducklings rehomed by charity after short-lived social media trend

May 26th 2021, 6:45 AM 24,023 Views 13 Comments

People earlier this month were urged not to buy ducklings being sold for as low as €5 each.

Number of residential units sent for planning dropped by 29% in first quarter of this year
# Housing
# Housing

Number of residential units sent for planning dropped by 29% in first quarter of this year

May 26th 2021, 6:10 AM 8,050 Views 7 Comments

The type of residential units subject to commencement has seen a “substantial shift” towards housing over apartments.

Tuesday 25 May, 2021

Two gardaí shot in hours-long siege at Blanchardstown house
# West Dublin
# West Dublin

Two gardaí shot in hours-long siege at Blanchardstown house

May 25th 2021, 10:11 PM 182,108 Views 0 Comments

The incident occurred in Dublin this evening.

Complaints made to Press Ombudsman increased by almost 40% last year
# 2020 Report
# 2020 Report

Complaints made to Press Ombudsman increased by almost 40% last year

May 25th 2021, 6:00 AM 7,720 Views 5 Comments

Just over 15% of the complaints related to one article – a court report of a case involving a 15-year-old girl.

Monday 24 May, 2021

Man (30s) dies after two-car crash in Meath
# M3
# M3

Man (30s) dies after two-car crash in Meath

May 24th 2021, 9:44 PM 30,920 Views 1 Comment

The crash occurred earlier today at Clowanstown in Dunshaughlin.

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

Here's What Happened Today: Monday

May 24th 2021, 8:55 PM 9,912 Views 0 Comments

Here’s what made the headlines today.

Friday 21 May, 2021

Poll: Have you made an outdoor pub/restaurant booking?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Have you made an outdoor pub/restaurant booking?

May 21st 2021, 10:17 AM 40,215 Views 47 Comments

Outdoor dining is due to recommence from 7 June.

Initial results 'positive' in testing decryption tool to unlock data, Health Minister says
# Cyber Attack
# Cyber Attack

Initial results 'positive' in testing decryption tool to unlock data, Health Minister says

May 21st 2021, 9:28 AM 16,701 Views 56 Comments

A decryption key was made available yesterday but Donnelly said “no ransom has been paid”.

FactCheck: No, insurance policies aren't 'null and void' if you receive a Covid-19 vaccine
# Factcheck
# Factcheck

FactCheck: No, insurance policies aren't 'null and void' if you receive a Covid-19 vaccine

May 21st 2021, 12:05 AM 27,160 Views 6 Comments

The claims about insurance cover were included in a video on Dolores Cahill’s Facebook page.

Thursday 20 May, 2021

Juvenile arrested and released in relation to Howth Junction incident
# DART
# DART

Juvenile arrested and released in relation to Howth Junction incident

May 20th 2021, 11:33 AM 17,158 Views 0 Comments

CCTV footage of the incident appeared online earlier this month.

Data regulator to conduct audit of every Irish political party
# Audit
# Audit

Data regulator to conduct audit of every Irish political party

May 20th 2021, 9:54 AM 6,966 Views 12 Comments

The audit will inquire into the processing of personal data by parties over the past three years.

Galway cardiology registrar from Pakistan 'left stranded' waiting two years for citizenship decision
# Citizenship
# Citizenship

Galway cardiology registrar from Pakistan 'left stranded' waiting two years for citizenship decision

May 20th 2021, 12:05 AM 39,545 Views 0 Comments

Dr Jawad Zaman (33) has been living in Ireland since 2015.

Monday 17 May, 2021

People in their 40s set to get choice of AstraZeneca and J&J, or wait for mRNA vaccine
# Vaccines
# Vaccines

People in their 40s set to get choice of AstraZeneca and J&J, or wait for mRNA vaccine

Updated May 17th 2021, 1:00 PM 90,591 Views 78 Comments

The HSE’s Colm Henry said the latest vaccine administration advice was received over the weekend.

Irish Rail investigating 'unauthorised distribution' of Howth Junction incident video
# Howth Junction
# Howth Junction

Irish Rail investigating 'unauthorised distribution' of Howth Junction incident video

May 17th 2021, 12:00 PM 25,937 Views 0 Comments

CCTV footage of the incident appeared online earlier this month.

Poll: Will you head to the shops today?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Will you head to the shops today?

May 17th 2021, 9:14 AM 47,633 Views 35 Comments

All non-essential retail stores can reopen from today.

Police appeal for help finding missing children from Belfast
# Missing
# Missing

Police appeal for help finding missing children from Belfast

May 17th 2021, 7:10 AM 27,676 Views 3 Comments

Fabricio (8) and Patrick Hovarth (5) were last seen on Friday evening.

Saturday 15 May, 2021

'Solutions are possible, but we are lacking political will': Is there any hope that Israel and Palestine could reach a peace agreement?
# Peace
# Peace

'Solutions are possible, but we are lacking political will': Is there any hope that Israel and Palestine could reach a peace agreement?

May 15th 2021, 9:30 AM 9,794 Views 0 Comments

Violence has escalated between the two sides in recent weeks.

Friday 14 May, 2021

Explainer: What is a ransomware attack and why has the HSE been targeted?
# HSE
# HSE

Explainer: What is a ransomware attack and why has the HSE been targeted?

May 14th 2021, 4:05 PM 33,990 Views 14 Comments

The HSE’s IT systems have been shut down following a “significant” cyber attack.

Man arrested after cannabis worth €300,000 seized in Dublin
# Lusk
# Lusk

Man arrested after cannabis worth €300,000 seized in Dublin

May 14th 2021, 8:46 AM 18,099 Views 28 Comments

€5,000 in cash was also seized.

Tuesday 11 May, 2021

Fianna Fáil senator says Donnelly needs to provide clarity on maternity restrictions as protest takes place
# Holles St
# Holles St

Fianna Fáil senator says Donnelly needs to provide clarity on maternity restrictions as protest takes place

Updated May 11th 2021, 5:55 PM 19,450 Views 23 Comments

Senator Lisa Chambers has called for clarity from the HSE on restrictions still in place in some hospitals.

Poll: Do you think this government can fix Ireland's housing problems?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you think this government can fix Ireland's housing problems?

May 11th 2021, 9:48 AM 57,578 Views 189 Comments

Housing Minister Darragh O’Brien said he is “confident” the government will “make real strides” with housing.

11-year-old girl dies after crash in Co Kerry
# Tralee
# Tralee

11-year-old girl dies after crash in Co Kerry

May 11th 2021, 7:41 AM 37,095 Views 19 Comments

The girl was cycling at the time of the incident.

Monday 10 May, 2021

Poll: Will you go to a gallery or museum now that they're open?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Will you go to a gallery or museum now that they're open?

May 10th 2021, 10:15 AM 25,117 Views 28 Comments

Many cultural attractions can reopen their doors from today.

Friday 7 May, 2021

Twitter suspends eight accounts linked to anonymous 'Barbara J Pym' account used by Eoghan Harris
# Eoghan Harris
# Eoghan Harris

Twitter suspends eight accounts linked to anonymous 'Barbara J Pym' account used by Eoghan Harris

May 7th 2021, 2:15 PM 48,391 Views 0 Comments

Columnist Eoghan Harris was part of a now-suspended Twitter account called ‘Barbara J Pym’.