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
Tuesday 3 October 2023 Dublin: 12°C
# News Fix
Here's What Happened Today: Sunday
A tragedy in Cork, snow across the country and a big win for Ireland had everyone talking today.

NEED TO CATCH up? brings you a round up of today’s news.

Paul Dunphy Mindy watching the snow come down in Stoneybatter, Dublin. Paul Dunphy



Lithuania Russia Nemtsov AP / Press Association Images People march in memory of Russian opposition leader Boris Nemtsov. AP / Press Association Images / Press Association Images

#RUSSIA: Tens of thousands of people marched in Moscow to honour murdered politician Boris Nemtsov.

#SYRIA: CCTV footage has emerged of three British schoolgirls who left the UK to join ISIS.

#SOUTH SUDAN: Hundreds of boys were kidnapped last month to become child soldiers.

#EGYPT: Four people are facing prison time after a horrific video of a dog being stabbed surfaced online.

#LONDON: A police officer was stabbed in the head by a man who took a baby hostage.



The authorities in Afghanistan have sought to elevate the status of women by recruiting them to the police force. This insightful profile in the New York Times describes how that has often backfired.

Your Voice
Readers Comments
    Submit a report
    Please help us understand how this comment violates our community guidelines.
    Thank you for the feedback
    Your feedback has been sent to our team for review.