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# ibrahim-halawa - Today’s News

Jude Bellingham under investigation by German FA for referee comments
# Controversy
From The42
# Controversy

Jude Bellingham under investigation by German FA for referee comments

Updated 15 minutes ago 6,080 Views 4 Comments

The Borussia Dortmund midfielder criticised Felix Zwayer, who was banned for six months in 2005 for match-fixing, after Saturday’s defeat to Bayern.

The hurling kings of Galway, more success for Kerry brothers and Loughmore stopped at last
# Talking Points
From The42
# Talking Points

The hurling kings of Galway, more success for Kerry brothers and Loughmore stopped at last

32 minutes ago 740 Views 0 Comments

A look at the talking points from the weekend’s GAA club action.

Man who sexually assaulted a woman 12 days into a suspended sentence is jailed
# Courts
# Courts

Man who sexually assaulted a woman 12 days into a suspended sentence is jailed

35 minutes ago 6,287 Views 0 Comments

Liam Vickers (24) was previously given a two-year suspended sentence in January 2021 after pleading guilty to assault.

Screen Watch: Your guide to the best TV movies this week
# Nights In
# Nights In

Screen Watch: Your guide to the best TV movies this week

40 minutes ago 2,998 Views 2 Comments

Here are our picks of movies on TV this week.

Storm Barra: All schools in counties under Red and Orange warnings to close tomorrow
# Schools Closed
# Schools Closed

Storm Barra: All schools in counties under Red and Orange warnings to close tomorrow

57 minutes ago 55,930 Views 31 Comments

The Department of Education has advised schools across 12 counties not to open tomorrow because of the approaching storm.

Taoiseach says government and NPHET must 'coordinate' but advice will remain independent
# Nphet
# Nphet

Taoiseach says government and NPHET must 'coordinate' but advice will remain independent

57 minutes ago 3,546 Views 5 Comments

Taoiseach Micheál Martin said he is ‘trying to check out’ reports that some members of NPHET withdrew from broadcasts

Drama at the death: what can we expect from Formula One’s title decider in Abu Dhabi?
# F1
From The42
# F1

Drama at the death: what can we expect from Formula One’s title decider in Abu Dhabi?

1 hour ago 1,095 Views 6 Comments

The championship race is set for its most dramatic finish in years.

Coronavirus: 2,950 new cases confirmed in Ireland
# New Cases
# New Cases

Coronavirus: 2,950 new cases confirmed in Ireland

1 hour ago 30,329 Views 43 Comments

The Department of Health confirmed the latest figures today.

Storm Barra: Red wind warning for Cork, Clare and Kerry, orange or yellow warnings for rest of country
# Storm Barra
# Storm Barra

Storm Barra: Red wind warning for Cork, Clare and Kerry, orange or yellow warnings for rest of country

Updated 1 hour ago 119,292 Views 36 Comments
  • Schools have been closed across 12 counties because of the approaching storm.
  • The Taoiseach is urging people to stay at home unless necessary.
  • Met Éireann's Evelyn Cusack said the type of storm is described in the US as a "weather bomb".
Ryder Cup golfer grabbed woman’s breast on flight, court told
# Trial
From The42
# Trial

Ryder Cup golfer grabbed woman’s breast on flight, court told

1 hour ago 23,549 Views 0 Comments

Thorbjorn Olesen is said to have been drinking and taking sleeping pills on the flight from the US to the UK.

# ibrahim-halawa - Friday 29 January, 2021

Varadkar tells Facebook moderators he will contact social media giant on their behalf
# Reach Out
# Reach Out

Varadkar tells Facebook moderators he will contact social media giant on their behalf

Jan 29th 2021, 8:19 PM 20,272 Views 34 Comments

Moderators have been pushing for mental health supports and to be allowed work from home during the pandemic.

# ibrahim-halawa - Tuesday 21 November, 2017

'I didn’t tear up my passport, it’s total nonsense, whoever spread that rumour'
# The Last Word
# The Last Word

'I didn’t tear up my passport, it’s total nonsense, whoever spread that rumour'

Nov 21st 2017, 10:43 PM 47,065 Views 143 Comments

Halawa spoke to Matt Cooper on Today FM’s Last Word programme.

# ibrahim-halawa - Friday 3 November, 2017

Ibrahim Halawa: I didn't rip up my passport and I don't support Muslim Brotherhood
# Late Late Show
# Late Late Show

Ibrahim Halawa: I didn't rip up my passport and I don't support Muslim Brotherhood

Nov 3rd 2017, 10:18 PM 74,025 Views 186 Comments

Appearing on the Late Late Show, Halawa – who spent over four years incarcerated in an Egyptian prison without being properly tried – denied having any support for the ousted Muslim Brotherhood.

# ibrahim-halawa - Wednesday 1 November, 2017

Ibrahim Halawa is going on the Late Late Show on Friday
# On The Tellybox
# On The Tellybox

Ibrahim Halawa is going on the Late Late Show on Friday

Nov 1st 2017, 9:57 AM 39,157 Views 311 Comments

Halawa says he will be telling ‘his story’ to Ryan Tubridy.

# ibrahim-halawa - Sunday 29 October, 2017

Ibrahim Halawa was on hand to present his sisters with a special award in Dublin last night
# Women Of The Year
# Women Of The Year

Ibrahim Halawa was on hand to present his sisters with a special award in Dublin last night

Oct 29th 2017, 12:05 PM 41,323 Views 154 Comments

The women were honoured at the Irish Tatler Women of the Year Awards.

# ibrahim-halawa - Wednesday 25 October, 2017

Ibrahim Halawa's former cellmate has been advising him on his new life
# Peter Greste
# Peter Greste

Ibrahim Halawa's former cellmate has been advising him on his new life

Oct 25th 2017, 6:10 AM 22,959 Views 93 Comments

Ibrahim Halawa arrived back in Dublin yesterday to a media-heavy welcome.

# ibrahim-halawa - Tuesday 24 October, 2017

A media scrum and fish and chips: Ibrahim Halawa is finally home
# Terminal One - Arrivals
# Terminal One - Arrivals

A media scrum and fish and chips: Ibrahim Halawa is finally home

Oct 24th 2017, 6:33 PM 37,301 Views 229 Comments

Ibrahim Halawa isn’t “going away quietly” – and his arrival at Dublin Airport today proves it.

'I'm very happy, it's great': Ibrahim Halawa has arrived home to Dublin
# Back Home
# Back Home

'I'm very happy, it's great': Ibrahim Halawa has arrived home to Dublin

Oct 24th 2017, 11:59 AM 87,520 Views 522 Comments

The Dubliner has been speaking to the media at Terminal 1.

# ibrahim-halawa - Friday 20 October, 2017

Ibrahim Halawa: 'Finally the day where I can see the sky without bars'
# Coming Home
# Coming Home

Ibrahim Halawa: 'Finally the day where I can see the sky without bars'

Oct 20th 2017, 4:43 PM 32,827 Views 203 Comments

The 21-year-old spent more than four years in jail.

# ibrahim-halawa - Wednesday 4 October, 2017

Taoiseach says no date confirmed for Ibrahim Halawa's return to Ireland
# Homeward Bound
# Homeward Bound

Taoiseach says no date confirmed for Ibrahim Halawa's return to Ireland

Oct 4th 2017, 2:51 PM 18,242 Views 82 Comments

The family of Halawa said they want arrangements for his return to be kept Friday.

# ibrahim-halawa - Monday 25 September, 2017

Coveney 'very hopeful' Ibrahim Halawa could be home later this week
# Homecoming
# Homecoming

Coveney 'very hopeful' Ibrahim Halawa could be home later this week

Sep 25th 2017, 9:25 AM 16,864 Views 216 Comments

Coveney hopes Halawa will be released from prison later today.

# ibrahim-halawa - Saturday 23 September, 2017

Ibrahim Halawa 'has yet to speak to family and won't be getting government jet home'
# Long Way Back
# Long Way Back

Ibrahim Halawa 'has yet to speak to family and won't be getting government jet home'

Sep 23rd 2017, 2:44 PM 41,764 Views 215 Comments

Halawa’s sister says he is still in prison and must be reinterviewed by police before he is freed.

# ibrahim-halawa - Wednesday 20 September, 2017

Migrant Rights Centre Ireland had the greatest comeback to a troll talking about being 'Irish'
# Ibrahim Halawa
From The Daily Edge
# Ibrahim Halawa

Migrant Rights Centre Ireland had the greatest comeback to a troll talking about being 'Irish'

Sep 20th 2017, 1:05 PM 10,037 Views 17 Comments

Sit down, Frank.

# ibrahim-halawa - Tuesday 19 September, 2017

'You can disagree with those views but he wasn't guilty of terrorism': Ibrahim Halawa's former cellmate
# Innocent
# Innocent

'You can disagree with those views but he wasn't guilty of terrorism': Ibrahim Halawa's former cellmate

Sep 19th 2017, 9:29 AM 49,868 Views 209 Comments

Peter Greste – who spent over a year in an Egyptian prison with Halawa – said that it was “wonderful” that he had been released.

'The family that never gave up': How Ibrahim Halawa's sisters kept his case alive
# Home At Last
# Home At Last

'The family that never gave up': How Ibrahim Halawa's sisters kept his case alive

Sep 19th 2017, 6:05 AM 17,230 Views 205 Comments

He spent 1,493 days in prison.

# ibrahim-halawa - Monday 18 September, 2017

Ibrahim Halawa could be home 'within days' after being found not guilty in Egypt
# Innocent
# Innocent

Ibrahim Halawa could be home 'within days' after being found not guilty in Egypt

Sep 18th 2017, 4:33 PM 112,205 Views 427 Comments

The hearing of Halawa’s case was delayed 28 times.

# ibrahim-halawa - Friday 1 September, 2017

Ibrahim Halawa's family wants the government to sue Egyptian authorities if trial is delayed again
# Legal Action
# Legal Action

Ibrahim Halawa's family wants the government to sue Egyptian authorities if trial is delayed again

Sep 1st 2017, 3:51 PM 24,502 Views 174 Comments

Ibrahim’s sister Somaia Halawa said she welcomed the steps taken by Leo Varadkar’s government to secure his release.

# ibrahim-halawa - Monday 28 August, 2017

Leo Varadkar speaks for 25 minutes with Egyptian president regarding Ibrahim Halawa
# Egypt
# Egypt

Leo Varadkar speaks for 25 minutes with Egyptian president regarding Ibrahim Halawa

Aug 28th 2017, 7:35 PM 67,074 Views 127 Comments

The 21-year-old Irish citizen has been in jail in Egypt for over four years.

# ibrahim-halawa - Saturday 26 August, 2017

Taoiseach will ask Egyptian President to allow Ibrahim Halawa return home after his trial
# END IN SIGHT
# END IN SIGHT

Taoiseach will ask Egyptian President to allow Ibrahim Halawa return home after his trial

Aug 26th 2017, 7:49 PM 17,361 Views 226 Comments

It is expected that a verdict will be delivered in Halawa’s case on Monday.

# ibrahim-halawa - Thursday 17 August, 2017

'These are mere stories': Egyptian ambassador denies Ibrahim Halawa was tortured in prison
# Anniversary
# Anniversary

'These are mere stories': Egyptian ambassador denies Ibrahim Halawa was tortured in prison

Aug 17th 2017, 8:17 PM 42,227 Views 135 Comments

Halawa (21) was arrested during a demonstration in 2014 in support of Mohamed Morsi who had been ousted from power in a military coup.

# ibrahim-halawa - Tuesday 1 August, 2017

Almost four years after arrest, Halawa's lawyers have been able to defend him in court
# Egypt
# Egypt

Almost four years after arrest, Halawa's lawyers have been able to defend him in court

Aug 1st 2017, 9:24 PM 47,765 Views 222 Comments

The 21-year-old Irishman has been held in Cairo for almost four years.

# ibrahim-halawa - Tuesday 25 July, 2017

Prosecution 'closes case' in trial of Ibrahim Halawa in Egypt
# Cairo
# Cairo

Prosecution 'closes case' in trial of Ibrahim Halawa in Egypt

Jul 25th 2017, 6:48 PM 38,173 Views 136 Comments

The 21-year-old Irishman has been held in Cairo for almost four years.

# ibrahim-halawa - Sunday 16 July, 2017

'Heading towards a conclusion': Trial of Ibrahim Halawa coming to a close
# Cairo
# Cairo

'Heading towards a conclusion': Trial of Ibrahim Halawa coming to a close

Jul 16th 2017, 5:57 PM 31,522 Views 156 Comments

The next hearing will be on 25 July.

# ibrahim-halawa - Sunday 9 July, 2017

Halawa trial adjourned for 26th time, but Coveney happy at 'progress'
# Adjourned
# Adjourned

Halawa trial adjourned for 26th time, but Coveney happy at 'progress'

Jul 9th 2017, 6:24 PM 15,065 Views 130 Comments

Defence lawyers asked for more time and an opportunity to challenge video evidence.

# ibrahim-halawa - Tuesday 4 July, 2017

Ibrahim Halawa's trial suspended for 25th time - but could the next hearing be the last?
# Egypt
# Egypt

Ibrahim Halawa's trial suspended for 25th time - but could the next hearing be the last?

Jul 4th 2017, 7:29 PM 26,672 Views 112 Comments

Halawa has been imprisoned in the Egyptian capital for 1,418 days – nearly four years.

# ibrahim-halawa - Thursday 22 June, 2017

Taoiseach urged to seek EU support to put more pressure on Egypt to release Ibrahim Halawa
# Freedom
# Freedom

Taoiseach urged to seek EU support to put more pressure on Egypt to release Ibrahim Halawa

Jun 22nd 2017, 6:01 AM 10,442 Views 63 Comments

Leo Varadkar is attending a EU Council meeting over the next two days.

# ibrahim-halawa - Thursday 8 June, 2017

Varadkar willing to consider 'different approach' to secure Ibrahim Halawa's freedom
# Egypt
# Egypt

Varadkar willing to consider 'different approach' to secure Ibrahim Halawa's freedom

Jun 8th 2017, 5:01 PM 22,049 Views 172 Comments

Halawa has spent almost four years in jail without trial.

# ibrahim-halawa - Wednesday 17 May, 2017

Charlie Flanagan 'disappointed' witnesses fail to appear at Ibrahim Halawa hearing
# Cairo
# Cairo

Charlie Flanagan 'disappointed' witnesses fail to appear at Ibrahim Halawa hearing

May 17th 2017, 7:50 PM 27,709 Views 153 Comments

Now aged 21, Halawa has spent almost four years in jail.

# ibrahim-halawa - Wednesday 26 April, 2017

Ibrahim Halawa's trial delayed for 22nd time
# Egypt
# Egypt

Ibrahim Halawa's trial delayed for 22nd time

Apr 26th 2017, 5:13 PM 20,457 Views 108 Comments

Concerns have been raised about his health.

# ibrahim-halawa - Wednesday 5 April, 2017

Ibrahim Halawa's trial judge is considering releasing him on medical grounds
# Egypt
# Egypt

Ibrahim Halawa's trial judge is considering releasing him on medical grounds

Apr 5th 2017, 5:07 PM 35,863 Views 174 Comments

The trial was delayed for the 21st time today.

# ibrahim-halawa - Tuesday 4 April, 2017

'His life is on the line': Vigil held in support of Ibrahim Halawa ahead of 21st trial date tomorrow
# Leinster House
# Leinster House

'His life is on the line': Vigil held in support of Ibrahim Halawa ahead of 21st trial date tomorrow

Apr 4th 2017, 10:53 PM 14,592 Views 97 Comments

Dublin-born Halawa has been held without trial in Egypt since being arrested at a protest in Cairo in August 2013.

# ibrahim-halawa - Monday 3 April, 2017

Doctor recommends Ibrahim Halawa be released from prison for 'further medical assessments'
# Deteriorating Health
# Deteriorating Health

Doctor recommends Ibrahim Halawa be released from prison for 'further medical assessments'

Apr 3rd 2017, 2:00 PM 21,108 Views 95 Comments

Enda Kenny has petitioned the President of Egypt again on the case of Ibrahim Halawa.

# ibrahim-halawa - Friday 24 March, 2017

Former Egyptian president who was ousted in the Arab Spring gets out of jail
# Hosni Mubarak
# Hosni Mubarak

Former Egyptian president who was ousted in the Arab Spring gets out of jail

Mar 24th 2017, 2:49 PM 7,605 Views 9 Comments

Hosni Mubarak served six years in prison.

# ibrahim-halawa - Thursday 23 March, 2017

'You're trying to shut down discussion': Dáil suspended after Bríd Smith raises Halawa case
# Resume Your Seat
# Resume Your Seat

'You're trying to shut down discussion': Dáil suspended after Bríd Smith raises Halawa case

Mar 23rd 2017, 2:22 PM 18,136 Views 78 Comments

The Ceann Comhairle said her contribution was not relevant to the current session.

# ibrahim-halawa - Wednesday 22 March, 2017

Irish MEP: 'Time for Ireland to take legal challenge against Egypt'
# Ibrahim Halawa
# Ibrahim Halawa

Irish MEP: 'Time for Ireland to take legal challenge against Egypt'

Mar 22nd 2017, 10:00 PM 31,241 Views 174 Comments

Ibrahim Halawa’s trial has now been postponed for the 20th time.

# ibrahim-halawa - Tuesday 21 March, 2017

Judge-ordered report into Cairo protest doesn't name or identify Ibrahim Halawa
# Cairo
# Cairo

Judge-ordered report into Cairo protest doesn't name or identify Ibrahim Halawa

Mar 21st 2017, 10:15 PM 20,151 Views 54 Comments

Halawa faces another trial date – his 20th – tomorrow.

# ibrahim-halawa - Sunday 19 March, 2017

'His spirit is finally broken': MEP claims Ibrahim Halawa is 'being kept alive by glucose injections'
# Hunger Strike
# Hunger Strike

'His spirit is finally broken': MEP claims Ibrahim Halawa is 'being kept alive by glucose injections'

Mar 19th 2017, 2:25 PM 42,636 Views 148 Comments

Lynn Boylan says Halawa has been ‘on hunger strikes on and off’ throughout his detention.

# ibrahim-halawa - Tuesday 14 March, 2017

Ibrahim Halawa's family say he is now 'dying' in prison
# Jailed Without Trial
# Jailed Without Trial

Ibrahim Halawa's family say he is now 'dying' in prison

Mar 14th 2017, 5:58 PM 50,251 Views 158 Comments

The Dubliner has been jailed in an Egyptian prison since August 2013.

# ibrahim-halawa - Thursday 23 February, 2017

Family statement says Ibrahim Halawa moved to prison hospital
# Heart Condition
# Heart Condition

Family statement says Ibrahim Halawa moved to prison hospital

Feb 23rd 2017, 6:03 PM 32,189 Views 177 Comments

His family say his heart problem has deteriorated.

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