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Friday 5 July, 2019

An update on Noteworthy, the new investigative journalism platform from TheJournal.ie
# Investigation
# Investigation

An update on Noteworthy, the new investigative journalism platform from TheJournal.ie

Jul 5th 2019, 3:53 PM 11,088 Views 29 Comments

Tell us what you would like to see investigated.

Wednesday 27 June, 2018

Irish language works get their own award category for first time at Irish Book Awards
# Gradaim Leabhar Na HÉireann
# Gradaim Leabhar Na HÉireann

Irish language works get their own award category for first time at Irish Book Awards

Jun 27th 2018, 7:04 PM 7,342 Views 8 Comments

An Post has taken over as sponsor of the annual awards for the next three years.

Thursday 14 June, 2018

TheJournal.ie is the most popular online Irish news source for the second year in a row
# Digital Report
# Digital Report

TheJournal.ie is the most popular online Irish news source for the second year in a row

Jun 14th 2018, 8:05 AM 13,500 Views 89 Comments

Over a third of Irish news consumers checked TheJournal.ie this week according to the Reuters Institute Digital News Report.

Tuesday 22 May, 2018

FactCheck: Has the story of a baby born alive during abortion in Poland opened a debate there?
# All The Facts
# All The Facts

FactCheck: Has the story of a baby born alive during abortion in Poland opened a debate there?

May 22nd 2018, 5:11 PM 10,819 Views 2 Comments

TheLiberal.ie has republished a post from March of two years ago in this last week of the Irish referendum campaign.

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Friday 4 May, 2018

FactCheck: Does abortion increase the risk of a woman developing breast cancer?
# Factcheck
# Factcheck

FactCheck: Does abortion increase the risk of a woman developing breast cancer?

May 4th 2018, 6:20 PM 26,004 Views 179 Comments

A paid-for advertisement on Facebook is surfacing on Irish user pages, claiming this is the case. We examine the evidence.

Friday 23 March, 2018

Lidl Ireland apologises to mum and son who were told to leave store with autism assistance dog
# Discrimination
# Discrimination

Lidl Ireland apologises to mum and son who were told to leave store with autism assistance dog

Mar 23rd 2018, 12:05 AM 114,922 Views 113 Comments

The supermarket chain announced a major autism-awareness initiative earlier this week.

Saturday 3 March, 2018

Most public transport gradually returning to normal - though Luas Green Line remains out of action
# Transport
# Transport

Most public transport gradually returning to normal - though Luas Green Line remains out of action

Mar 3rd 2018, 7:38 PM 118,508 Views 30 Comments

Transport options are gradually, slowly, returning to normal.

Going to the shops? Many stores and supermarkets are now open
# Doors Open
# Doors Open

Going to the shops? Many stores and supermarkets are now open

Mar 3rd 2018, 1:55 PM 99,944 Views 77 Comments

Limited opening hours for some major supermarkets and local shops.

Poll: Should businesses have to close for the duration of red weather alerts?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should businesses have to close for the duration of red weather alerts?

Mar 3rd 2018, 10:14 AM 29,117 Views 69 Comments

It’s been a confusing few days for employees.

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Friday 2 March, 2018

Poll: Are you planning to leave your home today?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Are you planning to leave your home today?

Mar 2nd 2018, 9:11 AM 61,337 Views 88 Comments

Do you think you have snow business venturing out of the house?

Saturday 17 February, 2018

Ireland 2040: Grand designs but which of these projects can we expect to see first?
# ETA
# ETA

Ireland 2040: Grand designs but which of these projects can we expect to see first?

Feb 17th 2018, 9:15 AM 27,121 Views 55 Comments

Inclusion in the big launch yesterday does not necessarily mean all projects will be realised this year – or even this decade.

Friday 16 February, 2018

Luas extensions, light rail to Cork and high-density housing: Project Ireland 2040 has high hopes
# Project Ireland 2040
# Project Ireland 2040

Luas extensions, light rail to Cork and high-density housing: Project Ireland 2040 has high hopes

Feb 16th 2018, 12:00 PM 31,029 Views 111 Comments

Full details on the projects which will go ahead in the next 10 years will be revealed later today.

Tuesday 2 January, 2018

House prices are within a year of getting close to Celtic Tiger peaks in some urban areas
# Property 2017
# Property 2017

House prices are within a year of getting close to Celtic Tiger peaks in some urban areas

Jan 2nd 2018, 2:00 AM 18,238 Views 31 Comments

The average asking price for a home rose on average by over €20,000 in 2017 as both Daft.ie and MyHome.ie reports voice concern over supply.

Monday 1 January, 2018

Status Yellow wind warning remains in place for seven counties
# Bit Of A Blow
# Bit Of A Blow

Status Yellow wind warning remains in place for seven counties

Jan 1st 2018, 10:42 AM 18,742 Views 14 Comments

Donegal, Galway, Leitrim, Mayo, Sligo, Clare and Kerry are all facing gusts of between 90 and 110 km per hour today.

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Quiz: What screen character is your Anger Twin?
# Anger Management
# Anger Management

Quiz: What screen character is your Anger Twin?

Jan 1st 2018, 10:16 AM 22,609 Views 13 Comments

Are you a slow-burner, the explosive type – or totally zen?

Did you feel 2017 was a Year of Anger? You weren't alone
# Anger Management
# Anger Management

Did you feel 2017 was a Year of Anger? You weren't alone

Jan 1st 2018, 10:00 AM 10,977 Views 64 Comments

All this week, TheJournal.ie will be aiming to help you reduce your exposure to anger – and to channel that emotion more constructively in 2018.

Thursday 30 November, 2017

FactCheck: Did a drink-driving campaign in 1972 really say the FIFTH pint was the one too many?
# Factcheck
# Factcheck

FactCheck: Did a drink-driving campaign in 1972 really say the FIFTH pint was the one too many?

Nov 30th 2017, 5:15 PM 95,565 Views 40 Comments

No. Of course not.

Friday 27 October, 2017

Conor McGregor pulls out of Jonathan Ross Show and raft of media interviews
# Notorious
# Notorious

Conor McGregor pulls out of Jonathan Ross Show and raft of media interviews

Oct 27th 2017, 1:01 PM 134,063 Views 93 Comments

The MMA champion was to be on publicity trail ahead of next week’s Notorious documentary premiere.

Thursday 19 October, 2017

Martin is home at last: 14 years on the street and finally a door to close behind him
# Room Of One's Own
# Room Of One's Own

Martin is home at last: 14 years on the street and finally a door to close behind him

Oct 19th 2017, 8:30 PM 98,270 Views 42 Comments

Photographer Donal Moloney has been following Martin’s story for years. Here, he finds a wonderful ending.

Monday 16 October, 2017

Storm Ophelia ripped the roof off Ireland today
# Storm Damage
# Storm Damage

Storm Ophelia ripped the roof off Ireland today

Oct 16th 2017, 11:05 PM 210,557 Views 72 Comments

Fallen trees, the roof ripped off several sports clubs and schools, and three fatalities – the storm has taken its toll.

Leo Varadkar: The government IS prepared for Storm Ophelia
# Emergency
# Emergency

Leo Varadkar: The government IS prepared for Storm Ophelia

Oct 16th 2017, 11:30 AM 16,233 Views 84 Comments

“Our number one priority today is to avoid any injuries and any loss of life.”

Poll: Did you decide to travel this morning?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Did you decide to travel this morning?

Oct 16th 2017, 8:45 AM 45,449 Views 71 Comments

We really hope you could avoid it.

Monday 9 October, 2017

The Taoiseach and the Finance Minister join TheJournal.ie for Budget 2018 Facebook Live
# Budget 18
# Budget 18

The Taoiseach and the Finance Minister join TheJournal.ie for Budget 2018 Facebook Live

Oct 9th 2017, 7:00 PM 13,772 Views 38 Comments

Get ready with your questions and concerns as we host a special session with Leo Varadkar and Paschal Donohoe this Wednesday evening.

Wednesday 12 July, 2017

Thank you for sharing your mental health experiences - that's why we share this award with you
# Mind Yourself
# Mind Yourself

Thank you for sharing your mental health experiences - that's why we share this award with you

Jul 12th 2017, 8:15 PM 10,351 Views 16 Comments

Headline Ireland named TheJournal.ie as its Voice 2017 recipient for highlighting mental health experiences.

Wednesday 28 June, 2017

A patch on the wrist could deliver flu vaccine instead of needle
# Flu Patch
# Flu Patch

A patch on the wrist could deliver flu vaccine instead of needle

Jun 28th 2017, 6:15 AM 8,088 Views 23 Comments

First human trial of the ‘microneedle patch’ that ‘punctures skin painlessly’ can be self-administered.

Thursday 22 June, 2017

Journal Media reporters win five plaudits at Justice Media Awards
# Legal Eagles
# Legal Eagles

Journal Media reporters win five plaudits at Justice Media Awards

Jun 22nd 2017, 6:18 PM 9,680 Views 29 Comments

Incisive reporting and investigation by our reporters into tribunals, High Court proceedings, Garda strike action, wills and company law has been rewarded.

TheJournal.ie is now the main online news source for Irish people
# Bai
# Bai

TheJournal.ie is now the main online news source for Irish people

Jun 22nd 2017, 11:00 AM 19,715 Views 100 Comments

A third of the Irish market checked TheJournal.ie this week according to Reuters Institute Digital News Report.

Tuesday 6 June, 2017

Police shoot and injure man who attacked officer near Notre Dame cathedral
# France
# France

Police shoot and injure man who attacked officer near Notre Dame cathedral

Jun 6th 2017, 4:59 PM 27,667 Views 169 Comments

Anti-terrorism prosecutors have opened an investigation into the incident.

Thursday 25 May, 2017

'Someone attempts to take their life every 9 minutes' claims Minister
# RESPONSIBLE
# RESPONSIBLE

'Someone attempts to take their life every 9 minutes' claims Minister

May 25th 2017, 8:55 PM 9,887 Views 33 Comments

Communications Minister Denis Naughten sounded a warning bell on responsible reporting at Press Council of Ireland report.

Saturday 4 March, 2017

These were the 796 children who died at Tuam Mother and Baby Home
# RIP
# RIP

These were the 796 children who died at Tuam Mother and Baby Home

Mar 4th 2017, 11:05 AM 212,763 Views 338 Comments

Historian Catherine Corless has shared her painstaking records of every single child whose death was registered to the home.

Friday 3 March, 2017

iTunes visionary praises Irish pledge to give all children access to arts and coding
# CREATIVE IRELAND
# CREATIVE IRELAND

iTunes visionary praises Irish pledge to give all children access to arts and coding

Mar 3rd 2017, 6:38 PM 7,218 Views 2 Comments

Project to roll out free tuition in arts, drama, music and coding is attracting international attention.

Saturday 11 February, 2017

Fianna Fáil has an ELEVEN point lead over Fine Gael in opinion poll
# Mind The Gap
# Mind The Gap

Fianna Fáil has an ELEVEN point lead over Fine Gael in opinion poll

Feb 11th 2017, 10:09 PM 20,567 Views 131 Comments

The gap in the Sunday Times-commissioned poll is the widest between the two parties in six years of B&A surveys.

Monday 9 January, 2017

Ireland's man of the century, TK Whitaker, dies aged 100
# Service To The State
# Service To The State

Ireland's man of the century, TK Whitaker, dies aged 100

Jan 9th 2017, 11:23 PM 31,491 Views 21 Comments

The humble civil servant created the blueprint for modern Ireland with his economic policies.

Tuesday 3 January, 2017

One city has seen a huge hike in house prices - and it isn't Dublin
# Stock Horror
# Stock Horror

One city has seen a huge hike in house prices - and it isn't Dublin

Jan 3rd 2017, 12:01 AM 79,885 Views 39 Comments

The big issue at the end of 2016? Housing stock at a ten-year low.

Thursday 22 December, 2016

Poll: Does Santa wrap presents in your house?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Does Santa wrap presents in your house?

Dec 22nd 2016, 8:30 AM 29,430 Views 30 Comments

He seems to go along with each family’s traditions but what was yours?

Tuesday 20 December, 2016

Come join TheJournal.ie on a Google News Lab Fellowship
# Your Chance
# Your Chance

Come join TheJournal.ie on a Google News Lab Fellowship

Dec 20th 2016, 9:30 PM 8,457 Views 13 Comments

We have an exciting opportunity coming up for bright new talent.

Friday 16 December, 2016

Limerick shows Michael Noonan how much his hometown loves him
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# YOU'RE A LADY

Limerick shows Michael Noonan how much his hometown loves him

Dec 16th 2016, 10:15 PM 12,543 Views 93 Comments

“I appreciate it very much,” said the Finance Minister.

Monday 12 December, 2016

Clerys building to come to life with extra floor and glass atrium
# Under The Clock
# Under The Clock

Clerys building to come to life with extra floor and glass atrium

Dec 12th 2016, 8:53 AM 30,568 Views 62 Comments

Planning permission has been granted by Dublin City Council.

Thursday 1 December, 2016

This heartbreaking video should stop drink drivers in their tracks this Christmas
# For Ciaran
# For Ciaran

This heartbreaking video should stop drink drivers in their tracks this Christmas

Dec 1st 2016, 12:23 PM 25,468 Views 25 Comments

The parents of Ciarán Treacy remember the worst day of their lives – as do all who attended the four-year-old’s tiny body.

Saturday 19 November, 2016

Could you give up all online contact for 24 hours?
# Press Pause
# Press Pause

Could you give up all online contact for 24 hours?

Nov 19th 2016, 12:00 PM 14,863 Views 32 Comments

It’s one of the less traditional suggestions for this year’s Concern Fast – along with dropping ‘vocalised pauses’.

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