This site uses cookies to improve your experience and to provide services and advertising. By continuing to browse, you agree to the use of cookies described in our Cookies Policy. You may change your settings at any time but this may impact on the functionality of the site. To learn more see our Cookies Policy.
OK
#Open journalism No news is bad news

Your contributions will help us continue to deliver the stories that are important to you

Support The Journal
Dublin: 20 °C Thursday 13 August, 2020
Advertisement

The 5 at 5: Tuesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

The 5 at 5
The 5 at 5
Image: Shutterstock

EVERY WEEKDAY EVENING, TheJournal.ie brings you the five stories you need to know before you head out the door.

1. #STATEMENT: Former Garda Confidential recipient Oliver Connolly said today he has been “subjected to a concentrated attack by certain members of Dáil Éireann”.

2. #RUSSIA: Vladimir Putin said his government reserves the right to use “all means” to protect citizens should the necessity arise.

3. #RTÉ: The national broadcaster has explained the Prime Time ‘Irish Ukrainians not Russians’ meltdown blaming faulty equipment for the error.

4. #COSTS: The State has paid all damages and costs to Louise O’Keefe following a European court ruling earlier this year that placed the blame for abuse she suffered in school on the Department of Education.

5. #SOUTH AFRICA: The Oscar Pistorius trial was dramatically interrupted today after a TV station showed a photo of a witness.

  • Share on Facebook
  • Email this article
  •  

Read next:

COMMENTS