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Thursday 26 May, 2022

Jury suspends deliberations for the night in assault trial of Fine Gael senator
# John McGahon
# John McGahon

Jury suspends deliberations for the night in assault trial of Fine Gael senator

Thu 6:03 PM 17,213 Views 0 Comments

John McGahon, of Faughart Gardens, St. Patrick’s Terrace, Dundalk, has pleaded not guilty to assault causing harm in June 2018

Wednesday 25 May, 2022

Fine Gael senator accused of assault put his arm around wife of alleged victim, court hears
# John McGahon
# John McGahon

Fine Gael senator accused of assault put his arm around wife of alleged victim, court hears

Wed 7:10 PM 26,399 Views 0 Comments

Fine Gael Senator John McGahon is on trial in Dundalk after pleading not guilty to a charge of assault.

Tuesday 24 May, 2022

'Tremendous resilience': Dublin show support for injured player Sean with jersey sponsor swap
# AIG
# AIG

'Tremendous resilience': Dublin show support for injured player Sean with jersey sponsor swap

Tue 4:09 PM 15,247 Views 0 Comments

Support4Drummo will be visible on shirts to raise awareness during matches this weekend.

Friday 6 May, 2022

As it happened: Sinn Féin gains votes, on course to be largest party, Alliance and TUV also up
Live May 6th 2022, 6:55 PM

As it happened: Sinn Féin gains votes, on course to be largest party, Alliance and TUV also up

Poll: Should voting be mandatory in Ireland?
# Poll
# Poll

Poll: Should voting be mandatory in Ireland?

May 6th 2022, 8:50 AM 31,897 Views 87 Comments

It’s mandatory in Australia – but could it work here?

Friday 15 April, 2022

22-year-old man charged with murders of Aidan Moffitt and Michael Snee in Sligo
# Sligo
# Sligo

22-year-old man charged with murders of Aidan Moffitt and Michael Snee in Sligo

Updated Apr 15th 2022, 6:00 AM 241,276 Views 0 Comments

Yousef Palani appeared before Sligo District Court at 4.45pm.

Sunday 27 March, 2022

The clocks went forward an hour overnight. Did you remember?
# Spring Forward
# Spring Forward

The clocks went forward an hour overnight. Did you remember?

Mar 27th 2022, 7:00 AM 16,030 Views 17 Comments

The times, they are a-changin’…

Saturday 26 March, 2022

Q&A: From pledging rooms to giving cash - how you can help Ukrainian refugees in Ireland
# Ukraine
# Ukraine

Q&A: From pledging rooms to giving cash - how you can help Ukrainian refugees in Ireland

Mar 26th 2022, 12:05 AM 39,595 Views 10 Comments

The government has said as many as 40,000 people may arrive in Ireland by the end of April.

Tuesday 22 March, 2022

AS IT HAPPENED: 'Super Powerful bombs' rock Mariupol; US says Russians kidnapped 2,400 children
Live Mar 22nd 2022, 9:39 PM

AS IT HAPPENED: 'Super Powerful bombs' rock Mariupol; US says Russians kidnapped 2,400 children

Thursday 17 March, 2022

‘Déanann an Stát infheistíocht i rud a chailltear sa mheánscoil ansin’: Na dúshláin do Ghaelscoileanna
# Gaelscoileanna
# Gaelscoileanna

‘Déanann an Stát infheistíocht i rud a chailltear sa mheánscoil ansin’: Na dúshláin do Ghaelscoileanna

Mar 17th 2022, 8:00 PM 8,491 Views 5 Comments

“Níl mé ábalta coinneáil suas le cá mhéad uair a bhí orm a rá le tuismitheoirí, ‘Tá an ceart agat chun oideachas a fháil do do leanbh, ach ní ceart agat oideachas a fháil trí mheán na Gaeilge’.”

400,000 people attend St Patrick’s Day celebrations in Dublin after two-year absence
# Lá Fhéile Pádraig
# Lá Fhéile Pádraig

400,000 people attend St Patrick’s Day celebrations in Dublin after two-year absence

Updated Mar 17th 2022, 6:00 PM 46,010 Views 23 Comments

The parade began at 12pm on Parnell Square and finished on Kevin Street at around 2pm.

Wednesday 16 March, 2022

Sign up to The Good Information Project newsletter
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# Engage

Sign up to The Good Information Project newsletter

Mar 16th 2022, 12:15 PM 35 Views 0 Comments

Our 18-month project dives deep into the issues that affect Irish citizens and our place in the EU.

Tuesday 15 March, 2022

The Journal FactCheck joins Irish alliance to detect and respond to disinformation
# Edmo Ireland
# Edmo Ireland

The Journal FactCheck joins Irish alliance to detect and respond to disinformation

Mar 15th 2022, 11:53 AM 5,814 Views 0 Comments

Academics, technology and fact-checking experts are designing “whole-society” response to disinformation campaigns.

Saturday 12 March, 2022

Q&A: Answering reader questions on sanctions, no-fly zones and scenarios for the war ending
# Russian Invasion
# Russian Invasion

Q&A: Answering reader questions on sanctions, no-fly zones and scenarios for the war ending

Mar 12th 2022, 9:25 AM 28,841 Views 7 Comments
  • We received a number of questions from readers about the war.
  • Last week, we tackled queries on why the invasion began and the risks of the conflict escalating.
  • In this piece, we look at scenarios for how the war might end and how Russian media is reporting the attack.

Tuesday 8 March, 2022

As it happened: US bans Russian oil as Poland donates fighter jets to US to be given to Ukraine army
Live Mar 8th 2022, 8:30 PM

As it happened: US bans Russian oil as Poland donates fighter jets to US to be given to Ukraine army

  • Fears persist around Russia's offer of humanitarian corridors.
  • Ukraine military claims Russian general Vitaly Gerasimov was killed in fighting near Kharkiv.
  • 2 million people have fled Ukraine so far.

Monday 7 March, 2022

As it happened: Ukraine and Russia meet for third round of talks; Zelenskyy vows revenge over civilian attacks
Live Mar 7th 2022, 8:56 PM

As it happened: Ukraine and Russia meet for third round of talks; Zelenskyy vows revenge over civilian attacks

  • A Kremlin offer to open escape routes for civilians trapped by the fighting is rejected by Kyiv because several lead to Russia or its ally Belarus.
  • Ukraine's President Volodymyr Zelenskyy has accused Russian troops of "murder, deliberate murder" in an address.
  • Russian and Ukrainian delegations will meet for a third round of peace talks at 2pm.

Sunday 6 March, 2022

As it happened: Ukrainian airport destroyed by barrage of missiles as evacuations halted yet again
Live Mar 6th 2022, 7:40 PM

As it happened: Ukrainian airport destroyed by barrage of missiles as evacuations halted yet again

Saturday 5 March, 2022

As it happened: Protestors gather in Dublin as Russia continues its assault on Ukraine for the tenth day
Live Mar 5th 2022, 3:55 PM

As it happened: Protestors gather in Dublin as Russia continues its assault on Ukraine for the tenth day

Reader Q&A: Your questions about the Russian invasion of Ukraine answered
# Ukraine
# Ukraine

Reader Q&A: Your questions about the Russian invasion of Ukraine answered

Updated Mar 5th 2022, 9:30 AM 36,578 Views 14 Comments
  • Earlier this week, we asked for your questions about the Russian invasion of Ukraine.
  • We spoke to experts about nuclear weapons, Nato and why Putin started this war.

Friday 4 March, 2022

As it happened: Russia blocks access to Facebook and Twitter as NATO rejects call for no-fly zone
Live Mar 4th 2022, 6:50 PM

As it happened: Russia blocks access to Facebook and Twitter as NATO rejects call for no-fly zone

  • Europe's largest nuclear power plant was shelled by Russian forces overnight, causing it to catch fire.
  • Zelenskyy has warned it will be the “end for Europe” if an explosion occurs due to Russian forces shelling the plant.
  • Russia media watchdog has said it is limiting access to some international news organisations.

Thursday 3 March, 2022

Якщо ви - українець, який в’їжджає до Ірландії, ось що вам потрібно знати
# Coming To Ireland
# Coming To Ireland

Якщо ви - українець, який в’їжджає до Ірландії, ось що вам потрібно знати

Mar 3rd 2022, 9:07 AM 75,088 Views 32 Comments

Якщо ви – українець, який в’їжджає до Ірландії або збирається подорожувати сюди, ось що вам потрібно знати про тимчасове скасування візи і про доступні для вас варіанти, коли ви прибуваєте до Ірландії.

Monday 28 February, 2022

Here are the main points to know on the fifth day of fighting in Ukraine
# Key Points
# Key Points

Here are the main points to know on the fifth day of fighting in Ukraine

Updated Feb 28th 2022, 9:43 PM 62,379 Views 19 Comments
  • Ukraine and Russia are currently holding talks on the Belarusian border
  • United Nations Security Council and General Assembly to meet in New York to discuss the conflict.
  • UN human rights chief says at least 102 civilians, including seven children, have been killed so far.

Sunday 27 February, 2022

As it happened: New EU sanctions on Russia announced, as Putin puts nuclear 'deterrence' forces on alert
Live Feb 27th 2022, 6:55 PM

As it happened: New EU sanctions on Russia announced, as Putin puts nuclear 'deterrence' forces on alert

  • The EU confirmed it will send weapons to Ukraine, close its airspace to Russian planes and ban Russian state-owned media.
  • Ukraine has agreed to hold talks with Russia at the country's border with Belarus.
  • Putin has ordered his defence chiefs to put the country’s nuclear “deterrence forces” on high alert.

Saturday 26 February, 2022

As it happened: Fighting in Kyiv continues as demonstrations take place across Europe
Live Feb 26th 2022, 6:00 PM

As it happened: Fighting in Kyiv continues as demonstrations take place across Europe

  • After street fighting in Kyiv overnight Ukraine's president has vowed 'we will not lay down our arms'
  • Nato leaders have agreed to bolster their eastern forces as the EU and US announce further sanctions
  • Here at home, Russia's ambassador to Ireland says he can 'leave any time' as his expulsion is not ruled out by govt

Friday 25 February, 2022

As it happened: Ukrainian and Russian forces clash near Kyiv as EU sanctions Putin, Lavrov
Live Feb 25th 2022, 10:00 PM

As it happened: Ukrainian and Russian forces clash near Kyiv as EU sanctions Putin, Lavrov

  • Ukraine military vehicles have entered Kyiv to defend the city.
  • The country's government says it has handed out 18,000 assault rifles to volunteers.
FactCheck: Sign up to The Journal's monthly newsletter about misinformation trends
# Factcheck
# Factcheck

FactCheck: Sign up to The Journal's monthly newsletter about misinformation trends

Feb 25th 2022, 1:40 PM 2,526 Views 0 Comments

See how we’re fighting misinformation and disinformation every month.

Thursday 24 February, 2022

As it happened: Residents flee Ukraine as DFA advises Irish citizens to leave country
Live Feb 24th 2022, 3:35 PM

As it happened: Residents flee Ukraine as DFA advises Irish citizens to leave country

Thursday 10 February, 2022

Calling The Journal readers: Help us explore our future
# You Tell Us
# You Tell Us

Calling The Journal readers: Help us explore our future

Feb 10th 2022, 8:15 PM 7,253 Views 4 Comments

We want your input into how our journalism can connect with and deliver to you.

Sunday 6 February, 2022

Elizabeth, Julia, Rosie: Rewriting the women erased from Irish history
# Herstory
# Herstory

Elizabeth, Julia, Rosie: Rewriting the women erased from Irish history

Feb 6th 2022, 5:26 PM 15,917 Views 5 Comments

The Good Information Project finds we have to look back in order to move forward in gender equality.

Thursday 13 January, 2022

Gardaí say 'no stone will be left unturned' in Ashling Murphy murder investigation
# Tullamore
# Tullamore

Gardaí say 'no stone will be left unturned' in Ashling Murphy murder investigation

Updated Jan 13th 2022, 6:00 PM 330,026 Views 42 Comments

The young woman’s killing has led to an outpouring of shock at a local and national level.

Thursday 9 December, 2021

Coronavirus: 4,022 new cases confirmed in Ireland
# Latest Figures
# Latest Figures

Coronavirus: 4,022 new cases confirmed in Ireland

Dec 9th 2021, 6:07 PM 46,989 Views 46 Comments

The Department of Health confirmed the latest figures today.

Saturday 4 December, 2021

Amazon pair charged over stolen parcels in Dublin
# Court
# Court

Amazon pair charged over stolen parcels in Dublin

Dec 4th 2021, 5:07 PM 75,902 Views 0 Comments

The two men appeared before Dublin District Court today.

Friday 26 November, 2021

Poll: Will you watch the Late Late Toy Show tonight?
# Poll
# Poll

Poll: Will you watch the Late Late Toy Show tonight?

Nov 26th 2021, 9:59 AM 57,236 Views 71 Comments

It’s one of the most hotly anticipated nights of the Irish TV year.

Wednesday 24 November, 2021

Open thread: Has Brexit changed how you think of Britain?
# Over To You
# Over To You

Open thread: Has Brexit changed how you think of Britain?

Nov 24th 2021, 8:00 PM 22,611 Views 52 Comments

We want to hear if the past five years have had an impact on how you see Ireland’s nearest neighbours.

Friday 12 November, 2021

Coronavirus: 5,483 new cases confirmed in Ireland
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

Coronavirus: 5,483 new cases confirmed in Ireland

Nov 12th 2021, 5:13 PM 163,927 Views 259 Comments

The Department of Health confirmed the latest figures this evening.

Thursday 11 November, 2021

Tuesday 9 November, 2021

Coronavirus: 3,578 new cases confirmed in Ireland
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

Coronavirus: 3,578 new cases confirmed in Ireland

Nov 9th 2021, 5:31 PM 62,872 Views 76 Comments

The Department of Health confirmed the figures today.

Monday 8 November, 2021

Coronavirus: 3,161 new cases confirmed in Ireland
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

Coronavirus: 3,161 new cases confirmed in Ireland

Nov 8th 2021, 5:20 PM 58,231 Views 58 Comments

The Department of Health confirmed the figures today.

Saturday 23 October, 2021

Maths Week: Saturday puzzles
# Maths
# Maths

Maths Week: Saturday puzzles

Oct 23rd 2021, 6:00 PM 16,802 Views 1 Comment

Fancy another mathematics challenge? (And get the answer to yesterday’s puzzles.)

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