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Dublin: 7 °C Tuesday 19 March, 2019

Sunday 17 March, 2019

From The42 Corofin and Dr Crokes firepower, family ties in hurling final and Ballyhale chase record title Date With Destiny

Corofin and Dr Crokes firepower, family ties in hurling final and Ballyhale chase record title

5 talking points ahead of today’s All-Ireland club football and hurling deciders.

How An Post enlisted a fictional, time-poor millennial to create its fancy €5m logo

The decades-old company is hoping to become more relevant to a younger target market.

Having to cross the border or stay overnight: Concerns raised about location of rural Direct Provision centres

It’s a criminal offence for asylum seekers to cross the border into Northern Ireland.

Every child should be taught the words of Amhrán na bhFiann in primary school, says Taoiseach

There have been calls for the teaching of the national anthem to be added to the curriculum.

Heading to the St Patrick's Day parade in Dublin? Here's everything you need to know

There are a number of road closures and transport restrictions in place.

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'I'm dying, but I want to thank the nurses': Dozens write to Taoiseach to support nurses' strike

'I'm dying, but I want to thank the nurses': Dozens write to Taoiseach to support nurses' strike

A number of people wrote to Leo Varadkar during last month’s strike.

Saturday 16 March, 2019

An unexpected guest and a luminous river: Leo ends St Patrick's trip not being centre of attention

Varadkar finished off the final leg of his US trip walking in the Chicago parade and taking a boat trip down the river.

'We've seen people die, people beaten up horrifically': This primary school doesn't want an injecting centre 300m from its front door

A plan to open a medically supervised injecting facility has been met with fierce local opposition.

Taoiseach says he wasn't nervous ahead of Pence speech: 'I wanted to express Ireland's values'

Varadkar said he and Pence have very different views on social issues, but says it’s better to engage with people rather than boycott them.

From The42 Tyrone enjoy first win over Dublin in six years to knock champions out of hunt for league final Harte Breaker

Tyrone enjoy first win over Dublin in six years to knock champions out of hunt for league final

Mattie Donnelly and Cathal McShane did the damage with a haul of 1-7 between them.

Councils no longer operating loan scheme to help struggling homeowners with repairs

There is a disparity across the country with some local authorities operating the schemes while others stopped years ago.

From The42 As it happened: Wolves vs Man United, FA Cup quarter-final Liveblog

As it happened: Wolves vs Man United, FA Cup quarter-final

We went minute-by-minute as Wolves welcomed Man United to Molineux.

Opinion: In many ways St Patrick's Day is an Irish American festival

‘Maybe this St Patrick’s Day we should concede ownership of our patron saint and accept that we have been sharing him with America for centuries’, writes Robbie Smyth.

Here's What Happened Today: Saturday

Here’s what made the headlines today.

How much would it set you back to own Coppers? It's the week in numbers

Plus: The increase in residential property prices.

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Taoiseach: 'It is not going to be a case of everything being alright. Brexit is bad news'

The DUP is set to resume discussions with the British government on Monday ahead of an expected third Westminster vote.

Nigel Farage begins 435km march against 'Brexit betrayal', but admits he won't actually finish it

Around 100 Brexit supporters have joined the march from Sunderland to the House of Commons.

From The42 Player ratings: How did you rate Ireland in their Cardiff horror show? Out Of 10

Player ratings: How did you rate Ireland in their Cardiff horror show?

It’s hard to remember a worse Irish performance in the Joe Schmidt era.

Taoiseach marches alongside Conor McGregor in Chicago's St Patrick's Day parade

Government officials were left surprised at McGregor’s appearance at the parade.

Mother and Baby Homes commission submits report on burial of those who died in institutions

The report has been submitted to Minister for Children Katherine Zappone.

From The42 Wales do the Slam as Schmidt's shambolic Ireland end Six Nations on dire note Well Beaten

Wales do the Slam as Schmidt's shambolic Ireland end Six Nations on dire note

Warren Gatland’s side were superb as they claimed a third Grand Slam under the Kiwi head coach.

'It makes you proud to see': The 10th year of the Global Greening takes place this week - here's how it started

The annual initiative will take place in more than 50 countries this year.

Mother and child saved from apartment building set on fire by yellow vest protesters in Paris

French police said more than 80 people had been arrested by mid-afternoon.

Senator punches teen who egged him for blaming New Zealand attack on immigration Fraser Anning This post contains videos

Senator punches teen who egged him for blaming New Zealand attack on immigration

Queensland Senator Fraser Anning drew international condemnation for his comments.

Family 'very concerned' for missing woman as gardaí renew appeal

Margaret Dorrian has been missing from Celbridge since Tuesday.

Revenue seizes one million smuggled cigarettes at Dublin Port

The seizure was made by Revenue officials on Thursday.

71 year-old who jumped into gunfire to save others is first named victim of New Zealand attacks

49 people were killed in the attacks on two mosques in Christchurch yesterday.

Main suspect in New Zealand terror attack appears in court as victims' families prepare for funerals Christchurch This post contains videos

Main suspect in New Zealand terror attack appears in court as victims' families prepare for funerals

Forty-nine people were killed in shootings at two mosques in Christchurch yesterday.

From the Garden: 'Traditionally Irish people put their spuds in the ground on or around St Patrick’s Day'

The act of harvesting spuds is pure GIY joy. Rummaging in the soil underneath a potato plant and finding lots of lovely tubers is as good as Christmas, writes Michael Kelly.

Fire at abandoned mill in Drogheda brought under control

The fire broke out at the former Donaghy’s Mill at around 6pm yesterday.

More than 230,000 people have applied for Irish passports so far this year

Over 5,000 people are expected to apply this weekend.

Man appears in court over gun incident in Ballymun

Gardaí and a bomb disposal team attended the scene on Monday.

From The42 'I'll be 93 in April, the same day as the Queen of England' - hoping for All-Ireland club final glory Cheering On Crokes

'I'll be 93 in April, the same day as the Queen of England' - hoping for All-Ireland club final glory

Dr Crokes patron Donie Sheahan on a life of football, racing and his club before tomorrow’s All-Ireland final.

Nine people taken to hospital after collision between Luas and bus

A number of diversions are in place and emergency services are at the scene.

Council workers receiving garda protection in inner city Dublin Exclusive

Photographs seen by TheJournal.ie show garda cars parked as workers carry out street repairs.

Poll: Are you happy Trump plans to visit Ireland? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Are you happy Trump plans to visit Ireland?

The US President could be here within a few months.

'I didn't realise how heavy it weighed on me': Homeless family on getting keys to their council house

The couple lost their rental accommodation last year and found it impossible to find somewhere to live.

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Here’s all the news you need to know this morning.