#Open journalism No news is bad news

Your contributions will help us continue to deliver the stories that are important to you

Support The Journal
Dublin: 3°C Monday 6 December 2021

Here’s What Happened Today: Saturday

Everyone’s been talking about an opinion poll, a judge apologising, and whether the Attorney General’s phone was tapped.

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

imageOpinion poll differences: Tanaiste Eamon Gilmore, Taoiseach Enda Kenny and Minister for Jobs Richard Bruton (Pic: Brian Lawless/PA Wire)



imageMalaysia’s acting Transport Minister Hishammuddin Hussein answers questions from reporters this afternoon. (AP Photo/Aaron Favila)

#UKRAINE: Former boxer turned opposition leader Vitali Klitschko has decided against running for president of Ukraine.

#SEARCH: Several new objects have been seen floating in the sea in the search for missing Malaysia Airlines plane MH 370. However, none have yet been recovered.

#POISONED: A nurse has been charged with the murder of three patients who were poisoned at a British hospital.


  • Quiet Saturday night in? Here’s 5 apps worth downloading, including a handy way to browse the web on your phone, an epic fantasy adventure, and a disco zoo.
  • As Gmail turns 10, here’s a look at the evolution of the most popular email provider in the world. [Mashable]


One is a Brooklyn hipster. The other is a reclusive Dane. The New York Times tells the story of the twin brothers who make some of the weirdest and best craft beers in the world – and who can’t stand each other. [NYT]


(AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

Helpful reminder: don’t forget to put your clocks forward by one hour tonight. And for everyone who relies solely on their smartphone, don’t forget to spend several minutes anxiously wondering whether it automatically changed the time or not tomorrow morning.

Read next: