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Tuesday 28 March 2023 Dublin: 14°C

# Male

All time
# East belfast boy
'The point of the play is to show people that talking is the key. Silence will kill you'
Two new plays from a Northern Irish theatre company are touring the island of Ireland – and want to shed light on men and mental health.
# worth knowing
Did you know males are at an equal risk of HPV as females? If you did you're in the minority
Two thirds of people don’t realise that males and females are at an equal risk of contracting a HPV infection.
# births and deaths
More males are born in Ireland, but women are living longer
Some 53,000 more females than males were recorded in the Census 2016 results.
# prenatal gender tests
Indian police find 19 female foetuses dumped in sewer
Women in India can face pressure to produce male children, who are seen as breadwinners.
# dame lane
Teen (16) charged over serious assault in Dublin
He was arrested yesterday morning.
# mars and venus
This map shows where women outnumber men around the world
Ireland is among the more even countries.
# man pills
These guys are crowdfunding the answer to the male contraceptive pill
Does this mean we’ve reached peak crowdfunding?
# the Curragh
Taxi hijacked at gunpoint by hooded men
The incident occurred at 3.30am today.
# Women drivers
The guards have responded to that 'sexist' tweet
The tweet from the gardaí caused quite a bit of bother online.
# custody
Woman arrested over heroin seizure is released
A man is still in custody after also being arrested.
# genders
These are the main differences between men and women in Irish society
Irish women are also the most fertile in Europe, a new report notes, while men are more likely to be imprisoned.
# age limit
Revised bill would allow people to legally change their gender at age 16 or 17
However, a court order will be required, as well as certification from a doctor that the applicant is mature enough.
# ballyhaunis
Cyclist dies after collision with car
The driver of the car was taken to hospital with injuries that are not life-threatening.
Opinion: Our increasingly touch-phobic society is bad for children
Boys can sometimes have problems expressing their feelings – we must empower them so they grow into the kind of men our society really needs.
# Ashford
Man arrested following attempted robbery at Wicklow cafe
Gardaí say an “implement” was used in the robbery, but there were no injuries.
# Ringsend
Post-mortem due on unidentified body found on Dublin beach
The male in his 30s was discovered yesterday.
# Investigation
Man (24) stabbed multiple times outside house in Coolock
The man’s injuries are not said to be life-threatening.
# Listowel
Passenger dies after car collides with ditch
Gardaí are now looking for witnesses to the incident in Co Kerry this afternoon.
# Tullamore
Teen girl among three arrested during organised crime search
Gardaí said that two women and one man were arrested during the operation.
# guessing game
These men guessing the prices of bras, tampons and fancy hair product are clueless
They don’t do too well.
# witness the fitness
How football clubs helped male footie fans lose weight
Scottish football fans were able to lose weight and stay fit thanks to the Football Fans in Training programme.
# belleek
Gardaí arrest man over fatal Fermanagh hit-and-run
The PSNI are continuing to appeal for information from anyone who witnessed suspicious activity around the time of the incident in the Tullychurry Road area.
# Roads
Man seriously injured in Co Carlow traffic collision
Two passengers in the car were taken to hospital but are not seriously injured.
# Unemployment
Unemployment rate fell to 13.2% in October but it’s still ‘unacceptably high’
This is the first month since May 2009 that the unadjusted Live Register total has been below 400,000 but Joan Burton sounded a note of caution today.
# gender battles
Let’s bring an end to ‘boys’ and ‘girls’ toys, say parents
A group of parents want to see an end to the gender-specific advertisement of toys for boys and girls.
# Dublin
Appeal for witnesses, CCTV footage after serious sexual assault
A woman with special needs was sexually assaulted after being accosted and brought to a house in Dublin city yesterday afternoon.
# shorts ban
Male Swedish train drivers don skirts to beat the heat
Shorts are banned for train drivers – but skirts are not.
# Witness appeal
Man (24) dies in Galway road collision
The man was the only occupant of a car that collided with a traffic island at Knockdoe.
# James Cahillane
Two arrested in James Cahillane murder investigation
Cahillane was last seen on 18 April. His body was found the following day after a fire in his home.
# Suicide
Stephen Rea: Ireland not doing enough to tackle male suicide rates
“I have young sons. You worry desperately about young men who seem to lose connection.”
# men's sheds
President Higgins named as patron of Irish Men's Sheds Association
The association provides safe, friendly and inclusive environments for men from all walks of life to gather and work on projects.
# mind our men
Fighting suicide in Ireland: "What stops people from reaching out is fear"
Pieta House has launched the Mind Our Men campaign
# Suicide
Campaign to reduce male suicides to be launched
Pieta House is to launch the Mind Our Men campaign next week, which will “equip the public with the skills needed to reach out to the men in their lives during times of crisis”.
# Maldives
This island is a toxic dump in the centre of paradise
Thilafushi, an artificial island in the middle of the Maldives archipelago, is the dumping ground for Malé and luxury hotels.
# Arrest
Man (23) arrested in relation to dissident republican activity
The man has been taken to Antrim serious crime suite to be interviewed by police.
# Human Trafficking
Three arrested in human trafficking investigation
The arrests were part of Operation Quest, and came during planned searches in Dublin, Dundalk and Athlone.
# Investigation
Garda investigation after man dies in two-car collision
Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to the collision.
# Arrests
Gardaí arrest four people after search in Clare
The three men and one woman are aged from their late 20s to late 40s.
# Revenue
Revenue seizes €52,760 in cash at Dublin airport
The money was found during four different seizures on Irish men about to board two different flights to Amsterdam yesterday.
# Roads
Pedestrian killed in Galway
The man in his 60s was struck by a car at Ballinahown last night.