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Wednesday 7 June 2023 Dublin: 11°C

# red flag

All time
# keep calm
Verstappen wins, Hamilton second in chaotic Emilia Romagna Grand Prix at Imola
The rain played havoc, as a high-speed crash forced the race to be suspended.
# do not swim
Swimming was banned at bathing spots across Ireland for over 350 days this year
Noteworthy analysis of EPA data shows that “do not swim” notices are an all too common occurrence at beaches across the country.
# Gina Haspel
Controversial candidate involved in torture in the past confirmed as new CIA director
Yesterday Haspel’s nomination was approved by the US Senate Intelligence Committee.
# long running case
'This claim is odd and absurd': Declan Ganley denies he commissioned dossier about Denis O'Brien
O’Brien is seeking to have Ganley added to a long running court case against Red Flag.
# long-running battle
Denis O'Brien's appeal over Red Flag dossier dismissed
The businessman claimed the dossier was part of a campaign to damage his reputation.
# red flag
UFC 215 bout falls through after former champion falls foul of USADA
The organisation is searching for a replacement opponent to take on Francis Ngannou.
# red flag
‘We need to improve our red card count’ - Bradley frustrated after Rovers’ sixth sending off this season
Shamrock Rovers manager Stephen Bradley said Graham Burke’s sending off against St Pat’s was “not acceptable” and showed a lack of discipline.
# red flag
How did a dossier about Denis O'Brien mysteriously end up on Denis O'Brien's desk?
Lawyers for PR firm Red Flag were asking that question in court today.
# Courts
Denis O'Brien claims in court that an Irish firm is involved in a conspiracy against him
He has taken action against consulting firm Red Flag.
# red flag
Agreeing to disagree could be bad for your relationship
That’s according to this expert anyway. But you could agree to disagree with them…
# Emergency
Firefighters have been given the thumbs up to go on strike
The government wants to make fire crews smaller.
# red flag
Lavezzi incurs wrath of Zlatan after nose-honking celebration
First Sweden get eliminated from the World Cup, then this piece of slapstick humour.
# candy caned
Another European season bites the dust as Derry City swept aside
The Candystripes were beaten 7-2 on aggregate by Trabzonspor at the Brandywell.