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Thursday 1 June 2023 Dublin: 14°C

# phone call

This year
# humanitarian release
Tánaiste holds hour-long phone call with Iranian counterpart seeking release of Irishman
Phelan’s health is understood to have deteriorated since his detention.
Last year
# phone call
Ukraine's Zelenskyy thanks Taoiseach for Ireland's aid and support
The Ukrainian President spoke to Micheál Martin this afternoon.
# phone call
'I said, 'Yes' before he could even finish the sentence. I'll be forever grateful'
Cian Prendergast has made a huge impact for Connacht after missing out in Leinster.
All time
# hold the line
Taoiseach Micheál Martin still waiting on first phone call with Donald Trump
Micheál Martin has spoken to several world leaders and senior EU figures – but not Donald Trump.
# Controversy
Pregnant widow of killed US soldier says phone call from Donald Trump made 'me cry even worse'
Myeshia Johnson told ABC’s Good Morning America in an interview that she has nothing to say to the president.
# Phone scam
'You deserve this, you c***': Scammer seeking credit card number verbally abuses Cork woman
The woman had googled a helpline number to gain access to her emails, and called up what she thought was Google’s call centre.
# nice smile
RTÉ received "no significant feedback" about Donald Trump's calling-out of Caitriona Perry
Trump told the broadcaster’s Washington Correspondent that she has “a nice smile”, before telling the Taoiseach “I bet she treats you well”.
# quick chat
Kenny raises Good Friday Agreement concerns with May over DUP deal
The Government Press Office said Kenny had spoken to the British leader by phone this morning.
# phone call
Internet café manager jailed for six years for kicking customer to death
Zhen Dong Zhao kicked Noel Fegan to death after a row broke out over a 70 cent phone call.
# phone mam
This comic sums up your annual Mother's Day phone call perfectly
Or perhaps every phone call home, to be honest.
# emergency calls
161 bonfires, 17 car fires, 7 house fires... Halloween night in Dublin
Dublin Fire Brigade said that thankfully none of its crew members were assaulted last night.
# Near miss
Absolute boss narrowly avoids hurtling motorbike, without even hanging up his phone
He meant to do that.
# reverse charges
New York Times has to explain what a phone box is to its younger readers
# Me Nerves
7 moments in life which make you inexplicably nervous
We’re meant to be adults for pity’s sake!
# Anglo Trial
What happened on the furious phone call between Sean Quinn and Anglo bosses
The phone call in July 2008 ended either when David Drumm of Anglo walked out or when Sean Quinn hung up, the court at the Anglo trial heard.
# Satire
Check out this class Jose Mourinho and David Moyes parody
Probably the best fake prank phone call you’ll hear today.
# mixed reception
Shoe thrown at Iranian President following historic Obama phonecall
Last night’s phone conversation was the first direct contact between leaders of the two nations in 34 years.
# Dilemma
The burning question*: Do you answer calls from blocked numbers?
It’s Monday, so let distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)
# Ring Ring!
VIDEO: Neil Lennon is happy to take a mid-press conference phone call from your wife, journalists
Your wife might not be happy to take a call from Neil Lennon though…
# Obama
Pics: The moment Mitt Romney conceded the election to Barack Obama
It’s fair to say that President Obama was more than happy to take this call on the night of 6 November…
# 1 missed call
VIDEO: Phone call interrupts Beckham press conferece, he refuses to answer rival brand
‘It’s not Samsung’, says Becks. He knows who pays the bills.
# Mobile Phone
Texting more popular than phone chatting in UK
Ofcom has said that UK residents are more likely to text than ring each other, with 150 billion texts sent in 2011.
# Tatt's mine
Vibrating magnetic tattoo could ensure you never miss another phone call
Phonemaker Nokia has applied for a patent for “haptic feedback” tattoos – which would trigger a tingling sensation on the skin to alert a person to a call or text.
# Old Romantic
Man robs victim - then asks her out on date
The 26-year-old in Pittsburgh allegedly assaulted the women and her mother after the spurned ‘romantic’ gesture.
# Will It Happen?
Stephen Ireland's fiancée wants him to play at Euro 2012
Jessica Lawlor is putting pressure on the Aston Villa midfielder to pick up the phone, mend his bridges and head to Poland and the Ukraine this summer.
# Italy
Berlusconi: 'Italy makes me feel like puking'
A phone call allegedly between Berlusconi and a magazine editor has surfaced in which the Italian Premier says Italy makes him “feel like puking”.