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Thursday 9 June, 2016

Cancer sufferers living in deprived areas 40% more likely to die
# Unequal Society
# Unequal Society

Cancer sufferers living in deprived areas 40% more likely to die

Jun 9th 2016, 7:35 AM 8,898 Views 26 Comments

Those in less-well-off situations have a 120% higher incidence rate of cervical cancer.

Saturday 4 June, 2016

'I want to be a reliable friend. A better family member. I want to be present. I want Orkambi'
# Orkambi
# Orkambi

'I want to be a reliable friend. A better family member. I want to be present. I want Orkambi'

Jun 4th 2016, 10:00 PM 31,145 Views 52 Comments

TheJournal.ie talks to three people with cystic fibrosis about what has been a difficult week.

Friday 27 May, 2016

Fancy working with Henry Hugglemonster and Doc McStuffins?
# Dream Jobs
# Dream Jobs

Fancy working with Henry Hugglemonster and Doc McStuffins?

May 27th 2016, 7:34 AM 16,444 Views 10 Comments

Now could be your chance.

Thursday 26 May, 2016

Leitrim TD claims gardaí asked informant to carry out burglary at his house
# Martin Kenny
# Martin Kenny

Leitrim TD claims gardaí asked informant to carry out burglary at his house

May 26th 2016, 1:59 PM 39,184 Views 100 Comments

The Sinn Féin deputy made a host of fresh allegations about garda malpractice in Sligo-Leitrim.

Wednesday 25 May, 2016

The Garda Commissioner came in for some serious criticism in the Dáil today
# O'Higgins Report
# O'Higgins Report

The Garda Commissioner came in for some serious criticism in the Dáil today

May 25th 2016, 7:48 PM 27,929 Views 95 Comments

However, both Enda Kenny and Frances Fitzgerald have expressed confidence in the Commissioner.

In full: Statement from Garda Commissioner Nóirín O’Sullivan
# O'Higgins Report
# O'Higgins Report

In full: Statement from Garda Commissioner Nóirín O’Sullivan

May 25th 2016, 12:38 PM 559 Views 1 Comment

She denies ever trying to impugn the integrity of Maurice McCabe.

Friday 20 May, 2016

Poll: Would you go to see the Pope if he comes to Ireland?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Would you go to see the Pope if he comes to Ireland?

May 20th 2016, 9:53 AM 43,928 Views 283 Comments

He could be here as early as 2018.

Thursday 19 May, 2016

"We stand corrected" - Airline vice-president says debris from missing plane has NOT been found
# MS804
# MS804

"We stand corrected" - Airline vice-president says debris from missing plane has NOT been found

May 19th 2016, 11:55 PM 180,212 Views 103 Comments

More than 60 people were on board the Paris to Cairo plane.

The state of Irish Water: 8,000 cancelled direct debits and 21% drop in revenue
# Billing
# Billing

The state of Irish Water: 8,000 cancelled direct debits and 21% drop in revenue

May 19th 2016, 1:20 PM 37,387 Views 179 Comments

Payments declined as government talks continued.

Wednesday 18 May, 2016

The Garda Commissioner, the transcripts, the tape and the unanswered questions
# Whistleblowers
# Whistleblowers

The Garda Commissioner, the transcripts, the tape and the unanswered questions

May 18th 2016, 10:10 AM 24,880 Views 93 Comments

Garda Nóirín O’Sullivan and Justice Minister Frances Fitzgerald had a difficult night.

Young man in his early 20s dies in two-car crash in Cork
# Roads
# Roads

Young man in his early 20s dies in two-car crash in Cork

May 18th 2016, 6:58 AM 28,330 Views 14 Comments

Six others were taken to hospital after the collision.

Tuesday 17 May, 2016

Second man arrested over shooting of Ciara Sheehan in Cork
# Violence
# Violence

Second man arrested over shooting of Ciara Sheehan in Cork

May 17th 2016, 7:00 PM 62,512 Views 34 Comments

The family of Ciara Sheehan released a photograph of the 21-year-old in hospital.

Thursday 12 May, 2016

How can you have good policing in a 'deplorable' garda station full of trainees?
# O'Higgins Report
# O'Higgins Report

How can you have good policing in a 'deplorable' garda station full of trainees?

May 12th 2016, 6:05 AM 27,229 Views 40 Comments

With 22 probationary gardaí in 2008, Bailieboro was effectively a mini Templemore.

Wednesday 11 May, 2016

O'Higgins Report: Victims let down by serious flaws and failures in garda investigations
# Allegations
# Allegations

O'Higgins Report: Victims let down by serious flaws and failures in garda investigations

May 11th 2016, 3:38 PM 16,865 Views 62 Comments

It blames those mistakes and errors on human behaviour and points the finger at “poorly supervised individuals”.

Tuesday 10 May, 2016

One man dead and three injured in knife attack at German train station
# Stabbing
# Stabbing

One man dead and three injured in knife attack at German train station

May 10th 2016, 1:55 PM 29,162 Views 140 Comments

The attack happened at about 4.50am local time.

Monday 9 May, 2016

The bakery in the 'gay cake row' is back in court to fight the judgement
# Gay Cake
# Gay Cake

The bakery in the 'gay cake row' is back in court to fight the judgement

May 9th 2016, 6:10 AM 26,815 Views 0 Comments

The appeal to Northern Ireland’s highest judge will last a number of days.

Friday 6 May, 2016

Who's in? Who's out? These are your new ministers
# Cabinet
# Cabinet

Who's in? Who's out? These are your new ministers

May 6th 2016, 6:39 PM 209,191 Views 504 Comments

Enda Kenny revealed his Cabinet this afternoon.

Wednesday 4 May, 2016

Job losses: Intel workers being told about 'separation programmes'
# Separation Program
# Separation Program

Job losses: Intel workers being told about 'separation programmes'

May 4th 2016, 12:45 PM 31,821 Views 50 Comments

Meetings are happening on a one-to-one basis today.

Thursday 28 April, 2016

Confirmed: Intel to cut jobs in Ireland
# Kildare
# Kildare

Confirmed: Intel to cut jobs in Ireland

Apr 28th 2016, 12:52 PM 57,553 Views 137 Comments

The company employs 5,000 people on their Kildare campus.

Friday 15 April, 2016

Young man dies in Tipperary after his motorbike crashed into a sign
# Roads
# Roads

Young man dies in Tipperary after his motorbike crashed into a sign

Apr 15th 2016, 7:58 AM 14,792 Views 13 Comments

He is the 46th person to lose their life on Irish roads this year.

Thursday 14 April, 2016

London's eye: Incredible footage captured after drone user broke all the rules
# Take A Break
# Take A Break

London's eye: Incredible footage captured after drone user broke all the rules

Apr 14th 2016, 11:12 AM 43,400 Views 48 Comments

Should the cameraman have done it?

Tuesday 12 April, 2016

Three young Irish women who rented Berkeley apartment sue over tragic balcony collapse
# Berkeley
# Berkeley

Three young Irish women who rented Berkeley apartment sue over tragic balcony collapse

Apr 12th 2016, 11:32 AM 29,014 Views 36 Comments

It was “only by the grace of God” that Caroline Conlan, Cliodhna Maloney and Aisling Tallon were not enveloped in the collapse.

Thursday 7 April, 2016

A teenager with a big wish: 'I want to be able to breathe'
# 65 Roses
# 65 Roses

A teenager with a big wish: 'I want to be able to breathe'

Apr 7th 2016, 6:03 AM 25,786 Views 23 Comments

Kelsey Nolan has stepped into a campaigning role early in life.

Wednesday 6 April, 2016

Ivan Yates is leaving Newstalk
# On A Jet Plane
# On A Jet Plane

Ivan Yates is leaving Newstalk

Apr 6th 2016, 10:59 PM 95,260 Views 186 Comments

The station now has a big gap in its important breakfast slot.

Tuesday 29 March, 2016

Poll: Do you make an effort to buy Irish products?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you make an effort to buy Irish products?

Mar 29th 2016, 10:46 AM 24,612 Views 79 Comments

Or are you sidetracked by good deals in large supermarkets?

Monday 28 March, 2016

'Shame on you': Save Moore Street protesters heckle wreath-laying ceremony
# 1916
# 1916

'Shame on you': Save Moore Street protesters heckle wreath-laying ceremony

Mar 28th 2016, 2:14 PM 46,117 Views 155 Comments

The group was angered by a decision to have Minister Heather Humphreys lay the wreath.

Latest gangland shooting victim Noel Duggan to be laid to rest today
# RIP
# RIP

Latest gangland shooting victim Noel Duggan to be laid to rest today

Mar 28th 2016, 9:52 AM 20,821 Views 13 Comments

The funeral Mass for the 56-year-old grandfather is being held this morning.

Father and son drown in stream as they visit relatives for Easter eggs
# Dublin 7
# Dublin 7

Father and son drown in stream as they visit relatives for Easter eggs

Mar 28th 2016, 9:08 AM 68,653 Views 64 Comments

Sean ‘Curly’ Sweeney and his three-year-old son died yesterday afternoon in Ashington.

Sunday 27 March, 2016

AS IT HAPPENED: Remembering the Easter 1916 Rising
Live Mar 27th 2016, 2:10 PM

AS IT HAPPENED: Remembering the Easter 1916 Rising

Thursday 24 March, 2016

A mother's words: 'They went to watch the sunset, unbeknown to them all an angel would be near'
# Buncrana
# Buncrana

A mother's words: 'They went to watch the sunset, unbeknown to them all an angel would be near'

Mar 24th 2016, 10:40 PM 126,308 Views 32 Comments

Louise James spoke at the funeral service for her husband, sons, mother and sister in Derry this afternoon.

Monday 21 March, 2016

'Save my baby': Buncrana father went back into car to try to rescue his family
# Heroes
# Heroes

'Save my baby': Buncrana father went back into car to try to rescue his family

Mar 21st 2016, 10:55 PM 104,898 Views 67 Comments

Davitt Walsh recalls how Seán McGrotty handed his baby daughter to him before tragedy struck.

'The most palpable grief': Desolation as five victims from one family named
# Tragedy
# Tragedy

'The most palpable grief': Desolation as five victims from one family named

Mar 21st 2016, 5:05 PM 71,865 Views 43 Comments

The mother of the young boys killed is “inconsolable and totally bereft”.

Sunday 20 March, 2016

The wish of a 12-year-old boy: 'I want to see the last bullet fired even if it's into my body'
# War
# War

The wish of a 12-year-old boy: 'I want to see the last bullet fired even if it's into my body'

Mar 20th 2016, 8:30 PM 32,219 Views 111 Comments

An incredibly powerful rap video from eight Syrian children about their plight – and wishes for the future.

'Meg Ryan was a rude twerp': This is what Parky had to say about that infamous interview
# Not Holding Back
# Not Holding Back

'Meg Ryan was a rude twerp': This is what Parky had to say about that infamous interview

Mar 20th 2016, 8:15 AM 73,218 Views 46 Comments

The beloved presenter also explains why Muhammad Ali should not receive a knighthood.

Saturday 19 March, 2016

'Sometimes we couldn't train because of the war. Sometimes there were bombs in the pool'
# Refugee Olympic Athletes
# Refugee Olympic Athletes

'Sometimes we couldn't train because of the war. Sometimes there were bombs in the pool'

Mar 19th 2016, 7:00 AM 17,183 Views 20 Comments

Yusra Mardini is one of 43 refugee athletes hoping for her dreams to come true in Rio this summer.

Thursday 17 March, 2016

Rolf Harris in court on 8 charges of indecent assault
# Courts
# Courts

Rolf Harris in court on 8 charges of indecent assault

Mar 17th 2016, 3:53 PM 12,059 Views 0 Comments

The 85-year-old former TV star pleaded not guilty.

German agent spied for the CIA and Russia because he wanted to do 'something exciting'
# Not So Super Spy
# Not So Super Spy

German agent spied for the CIA and Russia because he wanted to do 'something exciting'

Mar 17th 2016, 11:43 AM 11,812 Views 11 Comments

We don’t think it’s meant to work like that.

Donald Trump poses a real risk to the entire world
# US Politics
# US Politics

Donald Trump poses a real risk to the entire world

Mar 17th 2016, 11:08 AM 26,094 Views 119 Comments

Research from The Economist has said if he becomes president, there is a risk of trade war and further threats from jihadi groups.

Poll: Will you drink alcohol today?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Will you drink alcohol today?

Mar 17th 2016, 10:04 AM 36,864 Views 117 Comments

What’ll yours be?