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Tuesday 31 January 2023 Dublin: 7°C

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# first day
Biden unveils sweeping Covid-19 plan in first full day in office
Already in his first hours yesterday, Biden entered the Oval Office and signed 17 executive orders.
The US is the world's hardest-hit country with more than 405,000 Covid-19 deaths.
The Biden administration is seeking $1.9 trillion from Congress for its Covid-19 plans.
Covid-19 deaths in US top WWII fatalities as Biden warns worst is yet to come
'A moment of hope': Leaders from Ireland and around the world congratulate Biden
# first day
Lowry and Power both on -2 as opening round in North Carolina suspended due to weather
The Wyndham Championship is this week’s PGA Tour event.
# new dáil
Posh silverware, maiden speeches and tetchy barbs - here's how the first day of the 33rd Dáil played out
Leo Varadkar tendered his resignation as Taoiseach this evening.
# backs turned
Turbulent day in European parliament as Brexit Party MEPs turn backs on EU anthem
Irish MEPs Clare Daly and Mick Wallace wore t-shirts with an image of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange.
# first day
TheJournal.ie launches Noteworthy, a new investigative journalism website
The new platform will fund in-depth journalism based on suggestions from the public.
# first day
Amy Huberman left an adorable message for her daughter on her first day of Montessori
Genius.
# Welcome to your new job
What did the Dáil do on their first day?
Got to know the place and got shown how to work the phones?
# New Job
Meet the new boss in charge of protecting all our data
So long, Billy Hawkes. Hello, Helen Dixon.
# first day
Tears and colouring in: New students start "big school"
It takes us all back…
Voices
Opinion: Taking the first steps into education can be daunting – for child and parent
Venturing into the unknown is scary. Here’s how to make things a little easier…
# first day
Here's how the new Gaeltacht minister got on answering a question as Gaeilge
Dúirt Joe McHugh nach bhuil sé muiníneach sa teanga go fóill.
# jobfairy
All the stages you go through when starting a new job
It’s not easy being the new kid on the block.
# first day
Roy Keane is at Villa Park today
The Ireland assistant manager will be keeping a close eye on the performance of defender Ciaran Clark.
# Europe
Tomorrow is Emily O'Reilly's first day as European Ombudsman
O’Reilly said today that she will focus on bridging the cap between citizens and EU institutions.
# Awwww
PICS: First day of school smiles, tears and tantrums
Some laughed, most cried as they realised their parents were actually going to leave them with a stranger called ‘Teacher’.
Voices
Column: Facing your child’s first day of school? Here’s what you should know
If you’re getting ready for your little one’s first day of school, these tips should help you to best equip yourself for the next few weeks and beyond, writes Ciara Brennan.
# Baby Steps
21 tips for parents on their child's first day of school
Tens of thousands of children will go to school for the first time this week. Here’s one teacher’s advice to parents.
# Apple
Here's the message Apple sends new employees on their first day
Inspirational or unimpressive?
# Seanad
'Father' David Norris inspires Seanad maiden speeches
Veteran senator warns that current crop of colleagues have to prove their worth ahead of next year’s proposed referendum on keeping the Seanad Éireann.