This site uses cookies to improve your experience and to provide services and advertising. By continuing to browse, you agree to the use of cookies described in our Cookies Policy. You may change your settings at any time but this may impact on the functionality of the site. To learn more see our Cookies Policy.
OK
Dublin: 8 °C Friday 6 December, 2019
Advertisement

Here’s What Happened Today: Thursday

Everybody’s talking about the former regulator speaking about Sean Quinn, the Irish economy shrinking and women in the Forty Foot Club…

Updated 23.34pm

NEED TO CATCH up? TheJournal.ie brings you a round-up of today’s news…

imageWomen jumping into the Forty Foot last year. The Sandycove Bathers Association are finally accepting women members. (Laura Hutton/Photocall Ireland)

IRELAND

WORLD

imageChildren read messages for the missing Malaysia Airlines plane on the walls of Kuala Lumpur International Airport. (PA Image)

#MALAYSIAN AIRLINES: US investigators suspect the missing plane could have been diverted to an unknown location.

#UNITED KINGDOM: A court has heard that Princess Diana once leaked a royal phone book to the News of the World.

#MIDDLESBOROUGH: A man was found at the side of the road with his penis chopped off.

#UKRAINE: New military exercises began close to the border to Ukrainian border. [BBC]

INNOVATION

  • Ever wondered why you yawn? It’s not as simple as just being tired. [Mashable]
  • Kind of like Noah, Chris Robinson spent the last two years building a tsunami-proof capsule made of plywood. [Wired.com]

PARTING SHOT

There’s nothing greater than a time lapse but what about one of an entire day passing by in GIFs. [Buzzfeed]

First published 9pm

Here’s What Happened Yesterday>

  • Share on Facebook
  • Email this article
  •  

Read next:

COMMENTS