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Dublin: 12 °C Saturday 25 May, 2019

Thursday 23 May, 2019

A Eurovision scoring screw up means rock bottom UK actually did worse than initially announced

In related news, it means Ireland are no longer bottom of the Eurovision table.

Poll: Who do you think will replace Theresa May as Prime Minister? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Who do you think will replace Theresa May as Prime Minister?

The Times newspaper in the UK has put Tory MP Boris Johnson as the front-runner.

Photos: George Best statue unveiled in Belfast

Hundreds turned out for the unveiling of the statue for the Man Utd and Northern Ireland legend yesterday.

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Sixth migrant child dies in custody at US border

Officials say the 10-year-old girl was “medically fragile” when she entered its facility.

Candidates are out making their last pitches for your vote before the broadcast ban kicks in

Meanwhile more than 2,000 people on islands off the west coast are entitled to vote today.

Interviews to be held today for the top job in the PSNI

Whoever is chosen will succeed George Hamilton, who’s been chief constable since 2014.

From The42 'People were saying they don't want non-Irish people playing their sport' Racism

'People were saying they don't want non-Irish people playing their sport'

Westmeath player Boidu Sayeh says he was taken aback by recent online comments.

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Here’s everything you need to know as you start your day.

Irish author wins prestigious European literature award

Belfast-based author Jan Carson won the award for her second novel The Fire Starters.

'End of the road': May clings on overnight as she's set to be forced out of Downing Street

While rumours of May’s demise yesterday were premature, the resignation of Andrea Leadsom appears to have sealed her fate.

Opinion: Who will be the winners and losers of the European Elections, 2019?

‘While lots of people have no interest it’s going to be absolutely fascinating for those of us who love the sport of electoral politics’ writes political columnist, Larry Donnelly

'It's taking time': Together for Yes to continue campaigning one year on from result of repeal vote

Sunday marks one year since the result of the 8th amendment referendum was announced.

'It's a blessing and a curse': The relatives of well-known politicians running for election

Is a famous political surname a help or a hindrance for new candidates?

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11 of the most beautiful shopfronts and signs around Dublin, chosen by artists and designers

European Parliament candidate threatens Dublin Bus with legal action over ban on political ads

The public transport company said it would no longer accept political advertisements following a number of complaints this month.

Minister for Health to investigate reports of private entrance to National Children's Hospital

It emerged this month that the facility will be built to honour a 2008 contract with consultants.

Wednesday 22 May, 2019

21 candidates, seven seats: A night on the doorsteps in Dublin's most hotly contested council area

Former TDs, a lord mayor and Dublin’s longest serving councillor are all in the mix.

Fine Gael complains to Facebook over ads for website targeting Maria Walsh and 'the homosexual lifestyle'

The website is designed to look like a campaign site in favour of the Walsh’s candidacy but instead casts her in a negative light.

At least six dead as protestors clash with police over Indonesian election result

Jakarta’s governor Anies Baswedan said about 200 people had been injured.

Pelosi: 'Trump is engaged in a cover-up and that could be impeachable'

The US President stormed out of a meeting with Democrats saying they must stop investigating.

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It's going to be a warm, warm weekend with top temperatures of 20 degrees

However, unsettled weather is forecast early next week.

Topshop's flagship Stephen's Green store earmarked for closure

The Arcadia Group has announced plans to close six stores around Ireland.

Explainer: What do MEPs actually do once they get a seat in the European Parliament?

Here’s what you can expect of the people you’re voting for on Friday.

From The42 Fifa scrap plan to expand World Cup to 48 teams for Qatar 2022 Bright Idea

Fifa scrap plan to expand World Cup to 48 teams for Qatar 2022

The tournament will still be played between 21 November and 18 December.

Here's What Happened Today: Wednesday

Here’s what made the headlines today.

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Data Protection Commission launches investigation into Google Ireland

Google said it will “engage fully” with the investigation.

From The42 'I woke up at 3am... I was convinced I was dying' Pain

'I woke up at 3am... I was convinced I was dying'

Eileen Ring reflects on a difficult few years after a life-altering incident in November 2013.

Theresa May on the brink as Andrea Leadsom resigns from government

Leadsom made the announcement this evening.

Gardaí probe potential link after two men shot dead in Dublin in 24 hours

Today’s shooting happened at around 4pm in the Marigold Road area of Darndale.

Meet your candidates: The Midlands North West European hopefuls answer the big questions of the campaign

European Candidates for the Midlands North West constituency answer questions on nine of the election’s most topical issues.

Meet your candidates: Ireland South's hopefuls answer the big questions of the campaign

European Candidates for the Ireland South constituency answer questions on nine of the election’s most topical issues.

Meet your candidates: Dublin's European hopefuls answer the big questions of the campaign

European Candidates for the Dublin constituency answer questions on nine of the election’s most topical issues.

Boy B told gardaí he heard a scream after Ana Kriegel and Boy A went into abandoned house, court hears

Two boys have pleaded not guilty to the murder of the 14-year-old schoolgirl.

Family of Dublin man killed while walking dogs 'still have hope' their questions will be answered

Michael McCoy was unlawful killed on 30 September 2016, an inquest determined today.

Harris says there are no plans to legalise cannabis in Ireland

The health minister plans to have the medicinal cannabis access scheme up and running in the summer.

From The42 Boxing to remain Olympic sport for Tokyo but IOC intend to banish its broken governing body And Still?

Boxing to remain Olympic sport for Tokyo but IOC intend to banish its broken governing body

‘Today’s decision was taken in the interest of the athletes and the sport of boxing,’ IOC president Thomas Bach said in a statement.

ITV to offer Love Island contestants minimum of 8 therapy sessions following new series

This comes after Mike Thalassitis, who appeared in the 2017 series, was found dead in London in March.

Is the Charleton tribunal and Maurice McCabe raised on the doorsteps with Fitzgerald? 'Not particularly'

Minister Regina Doherty says she doesn’t believe the electorate will punish Fine Gael over the housing crisis.

The 5 at 5: Wednesday

Five minutes, five stories, five o’clock…