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Friday 5 August, 2022

Tuesday 2 August, 2022

Missing 17-year-old found safe and well
# Missing Person
# Missing Person

Missing 17-year-old found safe and well

Aug 2nd 2022, 8:04 PM 19,293 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí have thanked the public.

Thursday 14 July, 2022

Three CBD and hemp oil products recalled over ‘unsafe’ levels of THC
# Recall
# Recall

Three CBD and hemp oil products recalled over ‘unsafe’ levels of THC

Jul 14th 2022, 8:18 PM 16,649 Views 26 Comments

THC is the main psychoactive ingredient in cannabis.

Wednesday 13 July, 2022

Defence spending boost confirmed but doubt cast over several key reform proposals
# New Plan
# New Plan

Defence spending boost confirmed but doubt cast over several key reform proposals

Updated Jul 13th 2022, 12:50 PM 22,306 Views 30 Comments

A new high level action plan on the Defence Forces has been launched this morning.

Register now: Contemporary homes just steps from Navan’s vibrant amenities
# Sponsored By Glenveagh Homes
# Sponsored By Glenveagh Homes

Register now: Contemporary homes just steps from Navan’s vibrant amenities

Jul 13th 2022, 9:32 AM 10,095 Views 6 Comments

Glenveagh has three and four-bedroom homes available in Baker Hall from €350,000.

Monday 11 July, 2022

Taoiseach confident government will defeat no-confidence vote tomorrow
# Dail Motion
# Dail Motion

Taoiseach confident government will defeat no-confidence vote tomorrow

Updated Jul 11th 2022, 3:32 PM 43,143 Views 127 Comments

Several independent TDs have said they will not support the Sinn Féin motion.

Wednesday 6 July, 2022

As it happened: Embattled Johnson sacks Gove and holds on as PM despite raft of calls to quit
Live Jul 6th 2022, 10:58 PM

As it happened: Embattled Johnson sacks Gove and holds on as PM despite raft of calls to quit

  • A group of senior Cabinet ministers visited Number 10 to call on Johnson to step down.
  • Nearly 40 Conservatives resigned from government posts in less than 24 hours.
  • The prime minister sacked prominent Cabinet member Michael Gove.

Monday 27 June, 2022

WATCH: Open Newsroom - Ireland and the EU after 50 years together
# How It Started
# How It Started

WATCH: Open Newsroom - Ireland and the EU after 50 years together

Jun 27th 2022, 8:30 PM 4,342 Views 0 Comments

Watch our webinar on how Ireland found itself at the heart of the EU 50 years ago – and how it’s working for us now.

Monday 20 June, 2022

Open Newsroom Invitation: Ireland and The EU at 50 years
# Register
# Register

Open Newsroom Invitation: Ireland and The EU at 50 years

Jun 20th 2022, 9:30 AM 4,309 Views 3 Comments

Join us at 1pm this Thursday to see how it started… and how it’s going.

Wednesday 15 June, 2022

RTÉ and The Journal the most popular sources of online news in Ireland
# Digital News
# Digital News

RTÉ and The Journal the most popular sources of online news in Ireland

Jun 15th 2022, 6:00 AM 12,743 Views 24 Comments

For the first time in Ireland, the smartphone is now the first place where consumers turn for news in the mornings.

Monday 13 June, 2022

As it happened: Bill to override protocol presented as UK claims 'genuinely exceptional situation'
Live Jun 13th 2022, 8:55 PM

As it happened: Bill to override protocol presented as UK claims 'genuinely exceptional situation'

  • The Bill would see customs checks between Northern Ireland and Britain effectively scrapped.
  • It also proposes giving UK government ministers the power to change almost every aspect of the text.
  • Ireland and the EU have made clear that such steps would amount to a breach of international law.

Saturday 4 June, 2022

Motorcyclist killed and five other people injured in Kilkenny crash
# Clifden
# Clifden

Motorcyclist killed and five other people injured in Kilkenny crash

Jun 4th 2022, 8:03 PM 57,864 Views 2 Comments

The crash occurred on the R712 this evening.

Sunday 29 May, 2022

Missing person appeal stood down following discovery of body
# Kildare
# Kildare

Missing person appeal stood down following discovery of body

May 29th 2022, 8:17 AM 28,067 Views 2 Comments

The man went missing from his home in Co Kildare, on Friday.

Thursday 26 May, 2022

Jury suspends deliberations for the night in assault trial of Fine Gael senator
# John McGahon
# John McGahon

Jury suspends deliberations for the night in assault trial of Fine Gael senator

May 26th 2022, 6:03 PM 17,411 Views 0 Comments

John McGahon, of Faughart Gardens, St. Patrick’s Terrace, Dundalk, has pleaded not guilty to assault causing harm in June 2018

Wednesday 25 May, 2022

Fine Gael senator accused of assault put his arm around wife of alleged victim, court hears
# John McGahon
# John McGahon

Fine Gael senator accused of assault put his arm around wife of alleged victim, court hears

May 25th 2022, 7:10 PM 27,063 Views 0 Comments

Fine Gael Senator John McGahon is on trial in Dundalk after pleading not guilty to a charge of assault.

Tuesday 24 May, 2022

'Tremendous resilience': Dublin show support for injured player Sean with jersey sponsor swap
# AIG
# AIG

'Tremendous resilience': Dublin show support for injured player Sean with jersey sponsor swap

May 24th 2022, 4:09 PM 23,263 Views 0 Comments

Support4Drummo will be visible on shirts to raise awareness during matches this weekend.

Friday 6 May, 2022

As it happened: Sinn Féin gains votes, on course to be largest party, Alliance and TUV also up
Live May 6th 2022, 6:55 PM

As it happened: Sinn Féin gains votes, on course to be largest party, Alliance and TUV also up

Poll: Should voting be mandatory in Ireland?
# Poll
# Poll

Poll: Should voting be mandatory in Ireland?

May 6th 2022, 8:50 AM 31,959 Views 87 Comments

It’s mandatory in Australia – but could it work here?

Friday 15 April, 2022

22-year-old man charged with murders of Aidan Moffitt and Michael Snee in Sligo
# Sligo
# Sligo

22-year-old man charged with murders of Aidan Moffitt and Michael Snee in Sligo

Updated Apr 15th 2022, 6:00 AM 241,417 Views 0 Comments

Yousef Palani appeared before Sligo District Court at 4.45pm.

Sunday 27 March, 2022

The clocks went forward an hour overnight. Did you remember?
# Spring Forward
# Spring Forward

The clocks went forward an hour overnight. Did you remember?

Mar 27th 2022, 7:00 AM 16,034 Views 17 Comments

The times, they are a-changin’…

Saturday 26 March, 2022

Q&A: From pledging rooms to giving cash - how you can help Ukrainian refugees in Ireland
# Ukraine
# Ukraine

Q&A: From pledging rooms to giving cash - how you can help Ukrainian refugees in Ireland

Mar 26th 2022, 12:05 AM 39,795 Views 10 Comments

The government has said as many as 40,000 people may arrive in Ireland by the end of April.

Tuesday 22 March, 2022

AS IT HAPPENED: 'Super Powerful bombs' rock Mariupol; US says Russians kidnapped 2,400 children
Live Mar 22nd 2022, 9:39 PM

AS IT HAPPENED: 'Super Powerful bombs' rock Mariupol; US says Russians kidnapped 2,400 children

Thursday 17 March, 2022

‘Déanann an Stát infheistíocht i rud a chailltear sa mheánscoil ansin’: Na dúshláin do Ghaelscoileanna
# Gaelscoileanna
# Gaelscoileanna

‘Déanann an Stát infheistíocht i rud a chailltear sa mheánscoil ansin’: Na dúshláin do Ghaelscoileanna

Mar 17th 2022, 8:00 PM 8,526 Views 4 Comments

“Níl mé ábalta coinneáil suas le cá mhéad uair a bhí orm a rá le tuismitheoirí, ‘Tá an ceart agat chun oideachas a fháil do do leanbh, ach ní ceart agat oideachas a fháil trí mheán na Gaeilge’.”

400,000 people attend St Patrick’s Day celebrations in Dublin after two-year absence
# Lá Fhéile Pádraig
# Lá Fhéile Pádraig

400,000 people attend St Patrick’s Day celebrations in Dublin after two-year absence

Updated Mar 17th 2022, 6:00 PM 46,037 Views 23 Comments

The parade began at 12pm on Parnell Square and finished on Kevin Street at around 2pm.

Wednesday 16 March, 2022

Sign up to The Good Information Project newsletter
# Engage
# Engage

Sign up to The Good Information Project newsletter

Mar 16th 2022, 12:15 PM 49 Views 0 Comments

Our 18-month project dives deep into the issues that affect Irish citizens and our place in the EU.

Tuesday 15 March, 2022

The Journal FactCheck joins Irish alliance to detect and respond to disinformation
# Edmo Ireland
# Edmo Ireland

The Journal FactCheck joins Irish alliance to detect and respond to disinformation

Mar 15th 2022, 11:53 AM 5,880 Views 0 Comments

Academics, technology and fact-checking experts are designing “whole-society” response to disinformation campaigns.

Saturday 12 March, 2022

Q&A: Answering reader questions on sanctions, no-fly zones and scenarios for the war ending
# Russian Invasion
# Russian Invasion

Q&A: Answering reader questions on sanctions, no-fly zones and scenarios for the war ending

Mar 12th 2022, 9:25 AM 28,860 Views 7 Comments
  • We received a number of questions from readers about the war.
  • Last week, we tackled queries on why the invasion began and the risks of the conflict escalating.
  • In this piece, we look at scenarios for how the war might end and how Russian media is reporting the attack.

Tuesday 8 March, 2022

As it happened: US bans Russian oil as Poland donates fighter jets to US to be given to Ukraine army
Live Mar 8th 2022, 8:30 PM

As it happened: US bans Russian oil as Poland donates fighter jets to US to be given to Ukraine army

  • Fears persist around Russia's offer of humanitarian corridors.
  • Ukraine military claims Russian general Vitaly Gerasimov was killed in fighting near Kharkiv.
  • 2 million people have fled Ukraine so far.

Monday 7 March, 2022

As it happened: Ukraine and Russia meet for third round of talks; Zelenskyy vows revenge over civilian attacks
Live Mar 7th 2022, 8:56 PM

As it happened: Ukraine and Russia meet for third round of talks; Zelenskyy vows revenge over civilian attacks

  • A Kremlin offer to open escape routes for civilians trapped by the fighting is rejected by Kyiv because several lead to Russia or its ally Belarus.
  • Ukraine's President Volodymyr Zelenskyy has accused Russian troops of "murder, deliberate murder" in an address.
  • Russian and Ukrainian delegations will meet for a third round of peace talks at 2pm.

Sunday 6 March, 2022

As it happened: Ukrainian airport destroyed by barrage of missiles as evacuations halted yet again
Live Mar 6th 2022, 7:40 PM

As it happened: Ukrainian airport destroyed by barrage of missiles as evacuations halted yet again

Saturday 5 March, 2022

As it happened: Protestors gather in Dublin as Russia continues its assault on Ukraine for the tenth day
Live Mar 5th 2022, 3:55 PM

As it happened: Protestors gather in Dublin as Russia continues its assault on Ukraine for the tenth day

Reader Q&A: Your questions about the Russian invasion of Ukraine answered
# Ukraine
# Ukraine

Reader Q&A: Your questions about the Russian invasion of Ukraine answered

Updated Mar 5th 2022, 9:30 AM 36,608 Views 14 Comments
  • Earlier this week, we asked for your questions about the Russian invasion of Ukraine.
  • We spoke to experts about nuclear weapons, Nato and why Putin started this war.

Friday 4 March, 2022

As it happened: Russia blocks access to Facebook and Twitter as NATO rejects call for no-fly zone
Live Mar 4th 2022, 6:50 PM

As it happened: Russia blocks access to Facebook and Twitter as NATO rejects call for no-fly zone

  • Europe's largest nuclear power plant was shelled by Russian forces overnight, causing it to catch fire.
  • Zelenskyy has warned it will be the “end for Europe” if an explosion occurs due to Russian forces shelling the plant.
  • Russia media watchdog has said it is limiting access to some international news organisations.

Thursday 3 March, 2022

Якщо ви - українець, який в’їжджає до Ірландії, ось що вам потрібно знати
# Coming To Ireland
# Coming To Ireland

Якщо ви - українець, який в’їжджає до Ірландії, ось що вам потрібно знати

Mar 3rd 2022, 9:07 AM 76,039 Views 32 Comments

Якщо ви – українець, який в’їжджає до Ірландії або збирається подорожувати сюди, ось що вам потрібно знати про тимчасове скасування візи і про доступні для вас варіанти, коли ви прибуваєте до Ірландії.

Monday 28 February, 2022

Here are the main points to know on the fifth day of fighting in Ukraine
# Key Points
# Key Points

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

Updated Feb 28th 2022, 9:43 PM 62,406 Views 19 Comments
  • Ukraine and Russia are currently holding talks on the Belarusian border
  • United Nations Security Council and General Assembly to meet in New York to discuss the conflict.
  • UN human rights chief says at least 102 civilians, including seven children, have been killed so far.

Sunday 27 February, 2022

As it happened: New EU sanctions on Russia announced, as Putin puts nuclear 'deterrence' forces on alert
Live Feb 27th 2022, 6:55 PM

As it happened: New EU sanctions on Russia announced, as Putin puts nuclear 'deterrence' forces on alert

  • The EU confirmed it will send weapons to Ukraine, close its airspace to Russian planes and ban Russian state-owned media.
  • Ukraine has agreed to hold talks with Russia at the country's border with Belarus.
  • Putin has ordered his defence chiefs to put the country’s nuclear “deterrence forces” on high alert.

Saturday 26 February, 2022

As it happened: Fighting in Kyiv continues as demonstrations take place across Europe
Live Feb 26th 2022, 6:00 PM

As it happened: Fighting in Kyiv continues as demonstrations take place across Europe

  • After street fighting in Kyiv overnight Ukraine's president has vowed 'we will not lay down our arms'
  • Nato leaders have agreed to bolster their eastern forces as the EU and US announce further sanctions
  • Here at home, Russia's ambassador to Ireland says he can 'leave any time' as his expulsion is not ruled out by govt

Friday 25 February, 2022

As it happened: Ukrainian and Russian forces clash near Kyiv as EU sanctions Putin, Lavrov
Live Feb 25th 2022, 10:00 PM

As it happened: Ukrainian and Russian forces clash near Kyiv as EU sanctions Putin, Lavrov

  • Ukraine military vehicles have entered Kyiv to defend the city.
  • The country's government says it has handed out 18,000 assault rifles to volunteers.
FactCheck: Sign up to The Journal's monthly newsletter about misinformation trends
# Factcheck
# Factcheck

FactCheck: Sign up to The Journal's monthly newsletter about misinformation trends

Feb 25th 2022, 1:40 PM 2,609 Views 0 Comments

See how we’re fighting misinformation and disinformation every month.

Thursday 24 February, 2022

As it happened: Residents flee Ukraine as DFA advises Irish citizens to leave country
Live Feb 24th 2022, 3:35 PM

As it happened: Residents flee Ukraine as DFA advises Irish citizens to leave country

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