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Irish - Yesterday’s News

Profile: The UK rail union boss with Irish roots who’s crushing interviews and citing Connolly
# Mick Lynch
# Mick Lynch

Profile: The UK rail union boss with Irish roots who’s crushing interviews and citing Connolly

6 hours ago 26,854 Views 38 Comments

From “the craic” to James Connolly, Mick Lynch’s Irish heritage has shaped his political views.

Here's What Happened Today: Saturday
# Evening Fix
# Evening Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Saturday

7 hours ago 7,338 Views 0 Comments

Here’s your roundup of what made the headlines.

Dominant Dublin too strong as they pull clear of Cork to reach All-Ireland semi-final
# Boys In Blue
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# Boys In Blue

Dominant Dublin too strong as they pull clear of Cork to reach All-Ireland semi-final

7 hours ago 35,508 Views 26 Comments

The Leinster champions ran out 11-point winners.

Gardaí seek public's assistance in finding a missing Drogheda teenager
# Missing Person
# Missing Person

Gardaí seek public's assistance in finding a missing Drogheda teenager

7 hours ago 10,390 Views 0 Comments

Leon Thornton has been missing since Wednesday.

Derry hit five goals to cruise past Clare and reach first All-Ireland semi-final since 2004
# Oak Leaf
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# Oak Leaf

Derry hit five goals to cruise past Clare and reach first All-Ireland semi-final since 2004

10 hours ago 29,415 Views 9 Comments

A semi-final appearance on 9 July awaits for Rory Gallagher’s side.

Taoiseach leads tributes to Limerick Fianna Fáil Cllr Jerry O'Dea who died aged 55
# Jerry O'Dea
# Jerry O'Dea

Taoiseach leads tributes to Limerick Fianna Fáil Cllr Jerry O'Dea who died aged 55

10 hours ago 42,808 Views 6 Comments

Micheál Martin described him as a “proud Limerick man, as well as a proud member of Fianna Fáil”.

A sparkly, colourful Pride parade returns to Dublin’s streets
# Pride
# Pride

A sparkly, colourful Pride parade returns to Dublin’s streets

Updated 12 hours ago 48,510 Views 72 Comments

Young members of the LGBT+ community, Ukrainian nationals, and the Irish premier all took part in the celebratory protest march.

Gardaí appeal for help in finding missing 91-year-old man
# Wilhelm Widmer
# Wilhelm Widmer

Gardaí appeal for help in finding missing 91-year-old man

12 hours ago 32,951 Views 2 Comments

Wilhelm Widmer is missing from Clontarf since yesterday afternoon.

Status yellow rain warning in place for Galway and Mayo
# Weather Warning
# Weather Warning

Status yellow rain warning in place for Galway and Mayo

13 hours ago 12,611 Views 5 Comments

There are warnings that heavy showers and longer spells of rain may lead to spot flooding in places.

Directly elected mayor for Dublin could be a 'dog's dinner' unless proper planning takes place

Directly elected mayor for Dublin could be a 'dog's dinner' unless proper planning takes place

14 hours ago 10,673 Views 20 Comments

The former Taoiseach said a “ten-year plan where we start building up the federal system would be great” and “putting in a mayor at the start of that might be won’t work”.

Mikey Collins continued a family dynasty when he signed for Liverpool. What happened next?
# Familybusiness
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# Familybusiness

Mikey Collins continued a family dynasty when he signed for Liverpool. What happened next?

17 hours ago 25,866 Views 1 Comment

“Football is engrained in me and that won’t change, it feels part of our family. Yeah, it can be ruthless but that’s part of the story.”

Irish MEPs split on potential EU classification of nuclear energy as green
# It's Pronounced Nuclear
# It's Pronounced Nuclear

Irish MEPs split on potential EU classification of nuclear energy as green

17 hours ago 12,549 Views 41 Comments

A full vote on the proposed changes is set to take place in Strasbourg next month.

Poll: Have you been trying to reduce your fuel consumption?
# Cost Of Living
# Cost Of Living

Poll: Have you been trying to reduce your fuel consumption?

18 hours ago 38,972 Views 93 Comments

Let us know.

People 'putting safety at risk' by climbing scenic peaks just for Instagram likes
# Not Prepared
# Not Prepared

People 'putting safety at risk' by climbing scenic peaks just for Instagram likes

19 hours ago 30,969 Views 25 Comments

Gerry Christie, from Kerry Mountain Rescue, said climbers often don’t have the proper equipment when climbing.

‘I wouldn't say I'm a world class operator but I never played a bad game for Ireland’
# UNSUNG HERO
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# UNSUNG HERO

‘I wouldn't say I'm a world class operator but I never played a bad game for Ireland’

19 hours ago 52,116 Views 24 Comments

Rated highly by Joe Schmidt, John Ryan was a consistent force for Munster for over a decade. The last thing he expected was to be on the look-out for a new club.

Bertie Ahern to address Citizens' Assembly on directly elected mayor for Dublin
# Local Elections
# Local Elections

Bertie Ahern to address Citizens' Assembly on directly elected mayor for Dublin

20 hours ago 17,164 Views 45 Comments

The former Taoiseach will speak to the 80 members of the Assembly at 10.45 am on ‘The Reality of Devolution’.

Official Covid case numbers 'just the tip of the iceberg' as subvariants lead to summer surge
# Covid19
# Covid19

Official Covid case numbers 'just the tip of the iceberg' as subvariants lead to summer surge

Sat 12:05 AM 41,368 Views 27 Comments

Last week there was a more than 50% jump in reported case numbers.

Irish - Friday 24 June, 2022

Driver killed after car collides with wall in Co Laois
# Stradbally
# Stradbally

Driver killed after car collides with wall in Co Laois

Fri 10:50 PM 28,139 Views 3 Comments

Details are currently unknown about the person who died in the crash.

Ireland's first LGBT female mayor elected to post on South Dublin County Council
# New Mayor
# New Mayor

Ireland's first LGBT female mayor elected to post on South Dublin County Council

Fri 10:15 PM 46,187 Views 47 Comments

Fianna Fáil’s Emma Murphy joined the council in 2016.

Two month evidence wait for ex-school principal facing 90 sex abuse charges
# Courts
# Courts

Two month evidence wait for ex-school principal facing 90 sex abuse charges

Fri 9:45 PM 33,722 Views 0 Comments

Last month gardaí charged Patrick Harte (80) with 83 indecent assaults, one attempted indecent assault and six sexual assaults from 1967 to 1995.

From candidate to Council: the long road ahead of Ukraine in the EU
# Explainer
# Explainer

From candidate to Council: the long road ahead of Ukraine in the EU

Fri 9:30 PM 7,948 Views 7 Comments

Vote to make Ukraine an official candidate for the EU hailed as “defining moment” – but the journey has just begun.

France sweep to bonus-point win on a tough night for the Ireland U20s
# Second Best
From The42
# Second Best

France sweep to bonus-point win on a tough night for the Ireland U20s

Fri 9:04 PM 30,905 Views 2 Comments

Riche Murphy’s men struggled to compete with a superb French team.

Here's What Happened Today: Friday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Friday

Fri 9:02 PM 6,129 Views 0 Comments

Here’s your roundup of what made the headlines.

Micheál Martin has 'no time' for a UK-style 'toxic' discussion on trans issues
# Pride
# Pride

Micheál Martin has 'no time' for a UK-style 'toxic' discussion on trans issues

Fri 6:35 PM 30,858 Views 0 Comments

An Taoiseach said he will be in attendance at the Dublin Pride march this weekend.

Debunk: No, this photo doesn’t show a ‘bloody’ eucharist at a Mayo church
# Aghamore
# Aghamore

Debunk: No, this photo doesn’t show a ‘bloody’ eucharist at a Mayo church

Fri 6:00 PM 49,020 Views 0 Comments

However, a local priest says an incident is being investigated by Church authorities.

Five charged over €2 million cannabis seizure in vans and crime 'hub' in Dublin
# Dublin
# Dublin

Five charged over €2 million cannabis seizure in vans and crime 'hub' in Dublin

Updated Fri 5:56 PM 35,293 Views 0 Comments

A sixth man arrested during the operation remains in Garda custody.

Significant work remains for EU’s climate goals as progress moves forward on key package
# Emissions
# Emissions

Significant work remains for EU’s climate goals as progress moves forward on key package

Updated Fri 5:49 PM 8,035 Views 8 Comments

MEPs were divided on whether a specific reform went far enough to be valuable.

Leaving Cert: CAO round one offers to come out on 8 September
# Leaving Cert
# Leaving Cert

Leaving Cert: CAO round one offers to come out on 8 September

Fri 5:19 PM 10,858 Views 2 Comments

Leaving Cert results will be delayed again this year, coming out in early September rather than mid-August.

Know your sport? Take our weekly quiz
# Let's Get Quizzical
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# Let's Get Quizzical

Know your sport? Take our weekly quiz

Fri 5:00 PM 27,770 Views 2 Comments

Take a dive into this week’s headlines.

No sign of new living cost measures before Budget as Taoiseach says recession is a 'not a given'
# Inflation
# Inflation

No sign of new living cost measures before Budget as Taoiseach says recession is a 'not a given'

Updated Fri 4:53 PM 28,755 Views 67 Comments

Finance minister Paschal Donohoe added that cost of living is causing a ‘very rapid fall in living standards’ for many.

Number of homeless people up for fifth month in a row to 10,325
# Housing
# Housing

Number of homeless people up for fifth month in a row to 10,325

Fri 4:45 PM 7,661 Views 14 Comments

There are 3,028 children in emergency accommodation.

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# CLIMATE CRISIS
# CLIMATE CRISIS

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Fri 3:55 PM 3,389 Views 2 Comments

European countries are seeking alternatives to Russian gas – and now some are looking towards coal.

Dublin City Council to ramp up night-time power washing of streets
# I've Got The Power
# I've Got The Power

Dublin City Council to ramp up night-time power washing of streets

Fri 3:05 PM 20,075 Views 16 Comments

Lord Mayor Alison Gilliland said that the power-washing schedule has not always been fully met since footfall in the city centre increased.

Man seriously injured following shooting in underground car park in Kilmainham
# Dublin 8
# Dublin 8

Man seriously injured following shooting in underground car park in Kilmainham

Updated Fri 2:13 PM 66,902 Views 11 Comments

The shooting happened in the basement car park at around 11.30am this morning.

Two people dead in Shanghai after electric car they were testing ‘falls from building’
# China
# China

Two people dead in Shanghai after electric car they were testing ‘falls from building’

Fri 1:01 PM 54,359 Views 15 Comments

Electric car maker Nio said the tragedy appeared to be an accident and ‘not caused by the vehicle’.

Man charged with robbery at site of Adrian Donohoe's murder refused bail
# Courts
# Courts

Man charged with robbery at site of Adrian Donohoe's murder refused bail

Fri 12:50 PM 16,920 Views 0 Comments

Brendan Treanor is charged with participating in a robbery that occurred at the Lordship Credit Union in Louth in 2013.

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# Newsletter

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Fri 12:30 PM 8,162 Views 0 Comments

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Death toll from Afghanistan’s earthquake rises to 1,150 people
# Afghanistan
# Afghanistan

Death toll from Afghanistan’s earthquake rises to 1,150 people

Fri 12:06 PM 4,572 Views 5 Comments

The magnitude six quake has left thousands more without shelter.

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