Advertisement

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
Saturday 28 January 2023 Dublin: 6°C
GOOD MORNING
The 9 at 9 Catch up as you wake up.

EVERY MORNING,  TheJournal.ie  brings you the stories you need to know as you start your day.

1. #WATER CHARGES:  One third of Irish households will have their water bills capped at €80 under a new two-tier system, reports The Sunday Times.

2. #MORE WATER CHARGES: Figures obtained by The Irish Mail on Sunday found Irish Water is spending €1 million a month on consultants.

3. #REMEMBER: Ceremonies today will honour the lives of those who died in the First World War.

4. #NICKED: A wanted man was arrested by gardaí in Ballyfermot after he came in to fix the station’s heating and they recognised him. They also found a bag of cannabis in his car.

5. #MEATY: Farmers are set to start a 48-hour blockade of meat factories and producers are warning it will keep 10,000 people out of work at the plants Monday and Tuesday.

6. #BERLIN25: Today marks 25 years since the Berlin Wall fell - a significant milestone in German history.

7. #INDEPENDENCE: Catalonia will hold a symbolic vote today on whether it should break away from Spain.

8.  #TAX DEALS: The European Commission has asked for details of tax deals made between Ireland and a number of multinationals at the same time we struck a deal with Apple, reports the Sunday Business Post.

9. #MEXICO: Protesters have set fire to the door of the Mexican President’s palace, after it emerged gang members, linked to police, murdered 43 students and burned their bodies.

COMMENTS (9)