Readers like you keep news free for everyone.

More than 5,000 readers have already pitched in to keep free access to The Journal.

For the price of one cup of coffee each week you can help keep paywalls away.

Support us today
Not now
Sunday 3 December 2023 Dublin: 4°C
news wrap

Today's top stories in 6 seconds

All of the news, none of the waiting.


1. #DOMESTIC VIOLENCE: A study has said Ireland’s legal system is failing women at every level and victims are not taken seriously.

2. #VERDICT: The jury in the Ian Bailey case has begun deliberating, with a verdict expected this week, RTÉ reports.

3. #PAPUA NEW GUINEA: A 7.5 magnitude earthquake shook the island today but the threat of a tsunami has now passed.

4. #YOUNG OFFENDERS: St Patrick’s institution will finally close its doors today, almost two years after the decision was announced.

5. #FLIGHT 4U9525: DNA from almost 80 passengers has been found at the Germanwings crash site in the French Alps.

6. #SAVING LIVES: It’s Organ Donation Awareness Week and one baby girl from Cavan is waiting for a new heart to save her life.

Main pic: Models from yesterday’s Irish Hairdressing Oscars – Sasko Lazarov/Photocall Ireland.