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# main-points - This year 2022

'Our citizens need help': Everything you need to know about Budget 2023
# Cost Of Living
# Cost Of Living

'Our citizens need help': Everything you need to know about Budget 2023

Updated Sep 27th 2022, 6:32 PM 132,874 Views 141 Comments

The Government has confirmed a range of measures including tax band changes, electricity credits and social welfare increases.

Here are the main points to know on the sixteenth day of Russia's invasion of Ukraine
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# Main Points

Here are the main points to know on the sixteenth day of Russia's invasion of Ukraine

Updated Mar 11th 2022, 10:45 PM 20,629 Views 1 Comment
  • At least four major cities were encircled by Russian forces.
  • The mayor of the capital Kyiv said the city has been "transformed into a fortress".
  • The US and EU imposed more sanctions on Russian imports and exports.
Here are the main points to know on the fifteenth day of Russia's invasion of Ukraine
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# Main Points

Here are the main points to know on the fifteenth day of Russia's invasion of Ukraine

Updated Mar 10th 2022, 11:00 PM 13,053 Views 1 Comment
  • Zelenskyy has described an attack on a maternity hospital and children’s ward in Mariupol as a war crime.
  • Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich has been added to the UK sanction list.
  • The UK’s Ministry of Defence says Russia has confirmed the use of thermobaric rockets in Ukraine.
Here are the main points to know on the fourteenth day of Russia's invasion of Ukraine
# Main Points
# Main Points

Here are the main points to know on the fourteenth day of Russia's invasion of Ukraine

Updated Mar 9th 2022, 11:00 PM 20,957 Views 7 Comments

A new day-long ceasefire in a number of areas in Ukraine has been announced to allow civilians to flee.

Here are the main points to know on the thirteenth day of Russia's invasion of Ukraine
# Main Points
# Main Points

Here are the main points to know on the thirteenth day of Russia's invasion of Ukraine

Updated Mar 8th 2022, 10:55 PM 45,266 Views 12 Comments

An air strike has killed at least nine people, including two children, in the Ukrainian city of Sumy.

Here are the main points to know on the twelfth day of Russia's invasion of Ukraine
# Ukraine Invasion
# Ukraine Invasion

Here are the main points to know on the twelfth day of Russia's invasion of Ukraine

Updated Mar 7th 2022, 10:15 PM 41,684 Views 9 Comments

Kyiv rejected Moscow’s offer of humanitarian corridors to Russia and Belarus, and a truck crashing into Dublin’s Russian Embassy made international headlines.

Here are the main points to know on the ninth day of Russia's invasion of Ukraine
# Ukraine Invasion
# Ukraine Invasion

Here are the main points to know on the ninth day of Russia's invasion of Ukraine

Updated Mar 4th 2022, 10:50 PM 31,496 Views 12 Comments

Europe’s largest nuclear power plant has been seized by Russian forces after clashes overnight caused it to catch fire.

Here are the main points to know on the eighth day of Russia's invasion of Ukraine
# Ukraine Invasion
# Ukraine Invasion

Here are the main points to know on the eighth day of Russia's invasion of Ukraine

Updated Mar 3rd 2022, 10:55 PM 34,676 Views 8 Comments

Russian and Ukrainian delegations have agreed to create humanitarian corridors for civilians fleeing intensifying fighting.

Here are the main points to know on the seventh day of fighting in Ukraine
# Ukraine Invasion
# Ukraine Invasion

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

Updated Mar 2nd 2022, 10:05 PM 43,569 Views 25 Comments

Russian airborne troops landed in Ukraine’s second-largest city last night sparking immediate and “ongoing” fighting.

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

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

Updated Mar 1st 2022, 9:44 PM 24,592 Views 7 Comments
  • A more than 65km-long Russian military convoy is massing on the outskirts of Kyiv this morning.
  • More than 70 Ukrainian soldiers have been killed after Russian artillery hit a military base in Okhtyrka.
  • The central square of Ukraine’s second city Kharkiv has been shelled by advancing Russian forces.
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 62,435 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.
Here are the main points to know as Russian forces continue their assault on Ukraine
# Ukraine
# Ukraine

Here are the main points to know as Russian forces continue their assault on Ukraine

Updated Feb 25th 2022, 8:38 PM 76,660 Views 50 Comments
  • Asset freezes have been placed on both Putin and Lavrov.
  • More than 130 people died in Ukraine in the first day of Russia's invasion.
  • There have been over 18,000 assault rifles issued to Ukrainian volunteers.
Russian invasion of Ukraine: Here are the main points to know
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# Explainer

Russian invasion of Ukraine: Here are the main points to know

Feb 24th 2022, 9:34 PM 171,942 Views 131 Comments
  • Russian troops have captured the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant this evening after a battle with Ukraine's defence
  • Ireland's Department of Foreign Affairs is urging Irish citizens in Ukraine to shelter in place or leave the country if they can safely
  • US President Joe Biden has announced further sanctions against Russia.
Long-awaited report finds Ireland's Defence Forces in need of 'transformational change'
# Commission
# Commission

Long-awaited report finds Ireland's Defence Forces in need of 'transformational change'

Updated Feb 9th 2022, 1:35 PM 24,023 Views 47 Comments

The Minister for Defence said the report proposes “significant changes for the Defence Forces and Defence provision in Ireland”.

# main-points - Last year 2021

At a glance: Everything you need to know about the reopening plan announced tonight
# Level 3 Plus
# Level 3 Plus

At a glance: Everything you need to know about the reopening plan announced tonight

Apr 29th 2021, 8:27 PM 70,912 Views 59 Comments
  • The government agreed to ease a number of Covid-19 restrictions on a phased basis from next month.
  • Inter-county travel, more outdoor meetings and increased numbers at funerals and wedding services from 10 May.
  • The Taoiseach said: "Hope is returning."
'We're in a better position than we thought we would be': The key points you need to know from tonight's NPHET briefing
# Key Points
# Key Points

'We're in a better position than we thought we would be': The key points you need to know from tonight's NPHET briefing

Apr 19th 2021, 8:04 PM 55,794 Views 49 Comments

A round-up of NPHET’s press briefing at the Department of Health this evening.

'There are brighter days coming': The key points you need to know from tonight's NPHET briefing
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

'There are brighter days coming': The key points you need to know from tonight's NPHET briefing

Mar 25th 2021, 9:16 PM 51,063 Views 71 Comments

A round-up of NPHET’s press briefing at the Department of Health this evening.

'We can be optimistic for an enjoyable summer': The key points you need to know from tonight's NPHET briefing
# Main Takeaways
# Main Takeaways

'We can be optimistic for an enjoyable summer': The key points you need to know from tonight's NPHET briefing

Mar 22nd 2021, 7:49 PM 98,053 Views 83 Comments

Here’s your round-up of what we learned from NPHET’s press briefing at the Department of Health this evening.

'We can't afford to deteriorate': The key points you need to know from tonight's NPHET briefing
# Key Points
# Key Points

'We can't afford to deteriorate': The key points you need to know from tonight's NPHET briefing

Mar 11th 2021, 8:44 PM 43,318 Views 54 Comments

A round-up of NPHET’s press briefing at the Department of Health this evening.

Vaccine misinformation about fertility: The key points you need to know from tonight's NPHET briefing
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# Key Points

Vaccine misinformation about fertility: The key points you need to know from tonight's NPHET briefing

Mar 8th 2021, 8:23 PM 29,803 Views 22 Comments

A round-up of NPHET’s press briefing at the Department of Health this evening.

US reeling after storming of Capitol: Here are the main points you need to know this morning
# Need To Know
# Need To Know

US reeling after storming of Capitol: Here are the main points you need to know this morning

Jan 7th 2021, 10:06 AM 21,695 Views 32 Comments

Trump supporters occupied the US Capitol building yesterday. Biden’s win has since been certified.

# main-points - All time

US Election: Here are the main points to know this afternoon
# US Election 2020
# US Election 2020

US Election: Here are the main points to know this afternoon

Updated Nov 8th 2020, 4:10 PM 52,848 Views 20 Comments

Joe Biden has won the US election. Here’s what you need to know.

US Election: Here are the main points to know on Friday
# US Election 2020
# US Election 2020

US Election: Here are the main points to know on Friday

Nov 6th 2020, 7:26 AM 120,186 Views 60 Comments

Counting continues in the key states of Georgia, Arizona, Pennsylvania and Nevada.

US Election: Here are the main points to know as of Thursday evening
# US Election 2020
# US Election 2020

US Election: Here are the main points to know as of Thursday evening

Nov 6th 2020, 12:40 AM 159,197 Views 80 Comments

Joe Biden now has 264 electoral college votes – just six shy of the presidency.

Budget 2021: Here are the main points you need to know
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# Main Points

Budget 2021: Here are the main points you need to know

Oct 13th 2020, 5:00 PM 132,540 Views 114 Comments

The government has revealed the biggest budget in the history of the State. How does it affect you?

Twenty four new cases in Ireland, and the city of Leicester to re-enter lockdown in UK: Today's Covid-19 main points
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Twenty four new cases in Ireland, and the city of Leicester to re-enter lockdown in UK: Today's Covid-19 main points

Updated Jun 29th 2020, 9:55 PM 77,587 Views 24 Comments

Here’s what Covid-related news is making the headlines today.

One further death in Ireland and the US continues to break infection rate records: Today's Covid-19 main points
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# Main Points

One further death in Ireland and the US continues to break infection rate records: Today's Covid-19 main points

Updated Jun 28th 2020, 5:40 PM 62,681 Views 73 Comments

Here’s what Covid-related news is making the headlines today.

Twenty-three new cases in Ireland, Florida counts record surge: Today's Covid-19 main points
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# Main Points

Twenty-three new cases in Ireland, Florida counts record surge: Today's Covid-19 main points

Updated Jun 27th 2020, 5:42 PM 66,581 Views 32 Comments

Here’s what Covid-related news is making the headlines today.

Phase Three to go ahead as planned, and worrying surge in US cases: Today's Covid-19 main points
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Phase Three to go ahead as planned, and worrying surge in US cases: Today's Covid-19 main points

Updated Jun 26th 2020, 4:05 PM 46,488 Views 60 Comments

Here’s what Covid-related news is making the headlines today.

Face masks on public transport here, and 1,000 troops deployed to help contain Melbourne outbreak: Today's Covid-19 main points
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# Coronavirus

Face masks on public transport here, and 1,000 troops deployed to help contain Melbourne outbreak: Today's Covid-19 main points

Updated Jun 25th 2020, 12:05 PM 46,379 Views 72 Comments

Here’s what Covid-related news is making the headlines today.

Six more deaths in Ireland, Beijing says new outbreak 'under control': Today's Covid-19 main points
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# Coronavirus

Six more deaths in Ireland, Beijing says new outbreak 'under control': Today's Covid-19 main points

Updated Jun 24th 2020, 5:25 PM 51,603 Views 19 Comments

Here’s what Covid-related news is making the headlines today.

Ten new cases identified in Ireland, over nine million infected worldwide: Today's Covid-19 main points
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Ten new cases identified in Ireland, over nine million infected worldwide: Today's Covid-19 main points

Updated Jun 23rd 2020, 5:52 PM 64,823 Views 60 Comments

Here’s what Covid-related news is making the headlines today.

Four more cases in Ireland as WHO says largest single-day increase of cases globally: Today's Covid-19 main points
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Four more cases in Ireland as WHO says largest single-day increase of cases globally: Today's Covid-19 main points

Updated Jun 22nd 2020, 5:00 PM 65,114 Views 52 Comments

Here’s what Covid-related news is making headlines in Ireland and abroad today.

No new deaths in Ireland as recovery fears rise in China and South Korea: Today's Covid-19 main points
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

No new deaths in Ireland as recovery fears rise in China and South Korea: Today's Covid-19 main points

Updated Jun 21st 2020, 5:27 PM 110,674 Views 71 Comments

US President Donald Trump has told his government to reduce testing to avoid unflattering statistics.

Two more deaths in Ireland, Brazil hits one million cases: Today's Covid-19 main points
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Two more deaths in Ireland, Brazil hits one million cases: Today's Covid-19 main points

Updated Jun 20th 2020, 7:00 PM 64,881 Views 62 Comments

The Department of Health last night confirmed two more people have died from Covid-19.

Announcement on easing restrictions expected today, 'concern' over cases associated with travel: Today's Covid-19 main points
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# Main Points

Announcement on easing restrictions expected today, 'concern' over cases associated with travel: Today's Covid-19 main points

Updated Jun 19th 2020, 11:48 AM 74,469 Views 14 Comments

Here’s what Covid-related news is making headlines in Ireland and abroad today.

Four more deaths in Ireland, Beijing reports fall in new cases: Today's Covid-19 main points
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Four more deaths in Ireland, Beijing reports fall in new cases: Today's Covid-19 main points

Updated Jun 18th 2020, 5:57 PM 49,937 Views 45 Comments

Here’s what Covid-related news is making headlines in Ireland and abroad today.

Three more deaths in Ireland, and Beijing cancels over 1,200 flights: Today's Covid-19 main points
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Three more deaths in Ireland, and Beijing cancels over 1,200 flights: Today's Covid-19 main points

Updated Jun 17th 2020, 5:52 PM 66,277 Views 42 Comments

Here’s what Covid-related news is making headlines in Ireland and abroad today.

Three more deaths in Ireland, and fresh cases in New Zealand: Today's Covid-19 main points
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Three more deaths in Ireland, and fresh cases in New Zealand: Today's Covid-19 main points

Updated Jun 16th 2020, 5:24 PM 86,297 Views 24 Comments

Here’s what Covid-related news is making headlines in Ireland and abroad today.

No new deaths in Ireland, and part of India back in lockdown: Today's Covid-19 main points
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

No new deaths in Ireland, and part of India back in lockdown: Today's Covid-19 main points

Updated Jun 15th 2020, 7:22 PM 72,836 Views 131 Comments

Here’s what’s happening in Covid-19 news.

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