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UN nuclear watchdog warns of 'grave hour' at Ukraine nuclear plant following shelling
# Zaporizhzhia
# Zaporizhzhia

UN nuclear watchdog warns of 'grave hour' at Ukraine nuclear plant following shelling

Updated 1 hour ago 30,058 Views 39 Comments

Rafael Grossi said the International Atomic Energy Agency must be allowed to inspect the Zaporizhzhia plant “as soon as possible”.

Fire crews fight separate blazes in Dublin and West Cork during high temperature warning
# Fires
# Fires

Fire crews fight separate blazes in Dublin and West Cork during high temperature warning

Updated 2 hours ago 35,528 Views 3 Comments

A number of fires were reported around the country today.

Heartbreak for St Pat's as late penalty sees them dumped out of Europe
# Report
From The42
# Report

Heartbreak for St Pat's as late penalty sees them dumped out of Europe

2 hours ago 15,679 Views 33 Comments

Ivan Turitsov’s spot kick sealed CSKA’s win after Harry Brockbank was penalised for a handball.

Status Yellow: Warning for hot weekend as Carlow temperature tops 30 degrees
# High Heat
# High Heat

Status Yellow: Warning for hot weekend as Carlow temperature tops 30 degrees

3 hours ago 94,305 Views 58 Comments

The high temperature warning will be in place for Leinster and Munster until 6am on Sunday.

US Attorney General 'personally approved' FBI search of Donald Trump's Florida home
# US
# US

US Attorney General 'personally approved' FBI search of Donald Trump's Florida home

3 hours ago 11,605 Views 15 Comments

Merrick Garland has asked a court to unseal the search warrant the FBI received before searching the Mar-a-Lago estate.

Davy Fitzgerald confirmed as the new Waterford senior hurling manager
# Deise Davy
From The42
# Deise Davy

Davy Fitzgerald confirmed as the new Waterford senior hurling manager

4 hours ago 30,968 Views 34 Comments

Fitzgerald is back in a role he previously filled between 2008 and 2011.

US police in standoff with gunman who tried to breach FBI Ohio office
# Cincinnati
# Cincinnati

US police in standoff with gunman who tried to breach FBI Ohio office

4 hours ago 9,706 Views 12 Comments

The Federal Bureau of Investigation said a person armed with a weapon had tried to “breach” the entry to the bureau’s office.

Six EU countries send firefighters to help battle French wildfires
# Cooperation
# Cooperation

Six EU countries send firefighters to help battle French wildfires

5 hours ago 9,063 Views 9 Comments

361 foreign firefighters were dispatched to assist their 1,100 French colleagues deployed in the worst-hit part of the French southwest.

As it happened: St Patrick's Athletic v CSKA Sofia, Europa Conference League 3rd qualifying round From The42
Live 5 hours ago

As it happened: St Patrick's Athletic v CSKA Sofia, Europa Conference League 3rd qualifying round

Ryan Giggs’s ex-girlfriend ‘ashamed’ she stayed with player who ‘promised the world’, court told
# Ryan Giggs
# Ryan Giggs

Ryan Giggs’s ex-girlfriend ‘ashamed’ she stayed with player who ‘promised the world’, court told

Updated 5 hours ago 29,653 Views 0 Comments

Kate Greville is giving evidence at the trial of the former Manchester United player, who denies assault and using controlling and coercive behaviour.

Varadkar urges IRFU to 'listen to the voices of those affected' by new trans ban
# New Rules
# New Rules

Varadkar urges IRFU to 'listen to the voices of those affected' by new trans ban

5 hours ago 10,931 Views 0 Comments

The IRFU announced its new position yesterday.

At least 34 injured after rollercoaster crash at Legoland Germany
# Legoland
# Legoland

At least 34 injured after rollercoaster crash at Legoland Germany

6 hours ago 19,487 Views 21 Comments

The incident happened at the theme park in Guenzburg.

Teenager airlifted to hospital in serious condition after tractor accident in Co Clare
# Clare
# Clare

Teenager airlifted to hospital in serious condition after tractor accident in Co Clare

6 hours ago 19,514 Views 0 Comments

The incident occurred on the R461 in Scariff, Co Clare at around 5.30pm yesterday afternoon.

Teachers’ Union of Ireland to hold industrial action ballot in September if pay not improved
# Teaching Strike
# Teaching Strike

Teachers’ Union of Ireland to hold industrial action ballot in September if pay not improved

6 hours ago 8,846 Views 58 Comments

Possible industrial action would be co-ordinated with other public sector unions should such a deal not be forthcoming.

Last remaining textile mill in Ireland to be restored by Dublin City Council
# Kilmainham Mill
# Kilmainham Mill

Last remaining textile mill in Ireland to be restored by Dublin City Council

7 hours ago 19,247 Views 7 Comments

The restoration of Kilmainham Mill is expected to cost €1.7 million.

'We’re not freaks' – Transgender activists protest against ‘disgraceful’ rugby ban
# Protest
From The42
# Protest

'We’re not freaks' – Transgender activists protest against ‘disgraceful’ rugby ban

7 hours ago 31,262 Views 0 Comments

Emily Hamilton, founding co-chair of LGBTQ+ supporters association ‘Quins Pride’, was among a group staging a peaceful protest at Twickenham.

Two men remanded in custody over €8.4 million cocaine seizure in Longford
# Courts
# Courts

Two men remanded in custody over €8.4 million cocaine seizure in Longford

8 hours ago 8,838 Views 0 Comments

The two men, Tim Gilchrist and Michal Luczak

'They told us to stay in the hotel. Police were literally parked outside'
# Chaotic
From The42
# Chaotic

'They told us to stay in the hotel. Police were literally parked outside'

9 hours ago 47,678 Views 3 Comments

The Saints were left stranded in Bulgaria last week amid a less-than-ideal build-up to tonight’s CSKA Sofia clash.

Man (70s) dies in workplace accident in Roscommon
# Tibohine
# Tibohine

Man (70s) dies in workplace accident in Roscommon

9 hours ago 23,010 Views 2 Comments

The man was pronounced dead at the scene.

McDonald’s to reopen some restaurants in Ukraine
# Ukraine
# Ukraine

McDonald’s to reopen some restaurants in Ukraine

9 hours ago 16,362 Views 21 Comments

The fast-food giant closed its Ukrainian restaurants after Russia’s invasion nearly six months ago.

Puck Fair goat has been let down from its cage due to heatwave
# GOAT DOWN
# GOAT DOWN

Puck Fair goat has been let down from its cage due to heatwave

Updated 10 hours ago 36,623 Views 51 Comments

Before the festival began organisers announced that the goat would have a fan in its cage during its three days in its cage.

Olivia Newton-John to receive state memorial service in Australia
# Olivia Newton John
# Olivia Newton John

Olivia Newton-John to receive state memorial service in Australia

10 hours ago 11,136 Views 4 Comments

The Grease star was raised in Melbourne in the state of Victoria.

Ian Foster drops Beauden Barrett as New Zealand boss rings changes ahead of South Africa clash
# BIGCALL
From The42
# BIGCALL

Ian Foster drops Beauden Barrett as New Zealand boss rings changes ahead of South Africa clash

10 hours ago 15,432 Views 10 Comments

The All Blacks have lost five of their last six matches, heightening media speculation that the head coach is facing the sack if he does not quit.

Minister Noonan urges rare Irish bats to hang in there at conservation plan launch
# Bat-streets Back
# Bat-streets Back

Minister Noonan urges rare Irish bats to hang in there at conservation plan launch

10 hours ago 11,001 Views 9 Comments

The species has an estimated population of 12,790 and is confined to the six western counties; from south Mayo down to west Cork.

Four food businesses issued closure orders last month
# Closure Orders
# Closure Orders

Four food businesses issued closure orders last month

12 hours ago 44,384 Views 6 Comments

The FSAI detailed the reasons for the closures in individual reports.

Man (30s) drowns in Carlow swimming tragedy
# River Barrow
# River Barrow

Man (30s) drowns in Carlow swimming tragedy

12 hours ago 19,953 Views 1 Comment

A member of the public removed the man from the River Barrow and attempted to resuscitate him.

Man held on murder charge for death of Sean McCarthy
# Drumcondra
# Drumcondra

Man held on murder charge for death of Sean McCarthy

Updated 12 hours ago 15,733 Views 0 Comments

The man, aged in his 30s, appeared before the Criminal Courts of Justice this morning.

Cost-of-living: Inflation remains at highest level in 38 years at 9.1%
# Inflation
# Inflation

Cost-of-living: Inflation remains at highest level in 38 years at 9.1%

12 hours ago 9,392 Views 15 Comments

Price hikes have been seen most acutely in electricity, gas and home heating oil.

Davy Fitzgerald leading contender as Waterford board meeting called for tonight
# Fitz The Bill
From The42
# Fitz The Bill

Davy Fitzgerald leading contender as Waterford board meeting called for tonight

13 hours ago 20,360 Views 17 Comments

The Deise are poised to announce the successor to Liam Cahill.

Green Party leader Eamon Ryan's mother has died
# Mary Ryan
# Mary Ryan

Green Party leader Eamon Ryan's mother has died

13 hours ago 25,820 Views 3 Comments

The Green Party said Mary Ryan “died suddenly in the early hours of Wednesday morning”.

Sturgeon says Truss asked her about how to get into Vogue magazine

Sturgeon says Truss asked her about how to get into Vogue magazine

14 hours ago 25,059 Views 12 Comments

The Scottish First Minister said she told the Foreign Secretary she had been in Vogue twice.

High risk of fish kills in hot weather, says Inland Fisheries Ireland
# I’m Not Codding
# I’m Not Codding

High risk of fish kills in hot weather, says Inland Fisheries Ireland

14 hours ago 8,561 Views 1 Comment

Fish populations may come under ‘thermal stress’ as air and water temperatures soar and water levels drop.

Department of Agriculture says it is 'aware' of recent Puck Fair animal welfare controversy
# Killorglin
# Killorglin

Department of Agriculture says it is 'aware' of recent Puck Fair animal welfare controversy

Updated 14 hours ago 27,601 Views 45 Comments

The three-day festival began yesterday in Co Kerry.

Data centres are 'hugely important' to large employers in Ireland, says Donohoe
# Data Centres
# Data Centres

Data centres are 'hugely important' to large employers in Ireland, says Donohoe

15 hours ago 13,344 Views 47 Comments

The Minister for Finance was being quizzed on the prospect of more amber electricity alerts.

3 months ago, he was attending big European nights as a fan. Now, he's playing in them
# Ready To Go
From The42
# Ready To Go

3 months ago, he was attending big European nights as a fan. Now, he's playing in them

15 hours ago 27,977 Views 8 Comments

St Patrick’s Athletic defender Tom Grivosti is set to compete in one of the most important games of his career.

Ex-Wexford and Clare coach set to be appointed Meath hurling manager
# Seoirse Bulfin
From The42
# Seoirse Bulfin

Ex-Wexford and Clare coach set to be appointed Meath hurling manager

16 hours ago 11,239 Views 0 Comments

Seoirse Bulfin was involved in the set-up as a coach last season.

Fourth alleged ‘Beatles’ terror cell member charged with terrorism offences
# UK
# UK

Fourth alleged ‘Beatles’ terror cell member charged with terrorism offences

17 hours ago 18,171 Views 0 Comments

Aine Davis, 38, was deported to England by Turkish authorities.

Ryanair's €10 fares to disappear due to rising fuel prices, says O'Leary
# Air Travel
# Air Travel

Ryanair's €10 fares to disappear due to rising fuel prices, says O'Leary

17 hours ago 23,293 Views 33 Comments

Michael O’Leary said he expected the airline’s average fare to rise by about €10 over the next five years.

Govt plans fare reductions on commercial buses for 19 to 23-year-olds before return to college
# Public Transport
# Public Transport

Govt plans fare reductions on commercial buses for 19 to 23-year-olds before return to college

18 hours ago 11,702 Views 15 Comments

Transport Minister Eamon Ryan said that it was difficult to implement the changes due to different ticketing systems on commercial buses.

Explainer: How will the changes to UK Gender Identity Services impact on Ireland?
# Transgender
# Transgender

Explainer: How will the changes to UK Gender Identity Services impact on Ireland?

Thu 12:05 AM 13,241 Views 0 Comments

The HSE is aiming to establish a specialist service in Ireland.

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