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 2020-08-05 18:56 

RTE

Sharp fall in number of passengers at Cork Airport...

Passenger numbers at Cork Airport have plummeted with management now warning that numbers could be down by more than two million by the end of the year due to the impact of Covid-19....

 2020-08-05 18:42 

Irish Times

‘Pat Hume did so much...Derry people know that, and remember that’...

Influence of wife of late former SDLP leader highlighted by mourners at funeral...

 2020-08-05 18:40 

RTE

Statues removed from London home of Irish emigrant...

Dozens of sculptures made by an elderly Irish emigrant in London have been removed from a housing unit that became known as "Gerry's Pompeii"....

 2020-08-05 18:28 

Irish Independent

'One metre with a mask' - plans revealed for college lecture halls if two metre distance isn't possible...

College students will have to wear face coverings during lectures if they are sitting between one and two metres apart, under updated guidance....

 2020-08-05 18:19 

Irish Independent

Sunny at last: Temperatures to hit the 20s this week...

While we haven't entirely seen the last of drizzle, it may be possible to get a few barbecues in over the coming days....

 2020-08-05 17:54 

Irish Independent

Italy first up for Ireland as rescheduled Six Nations dates confirmed...

Ireland will take on Italy at the Aviva Stadium on October 24 after the rescheduled Six Nations fixtures were revealed today....

 2020-08-05 17:22 

Irish Independent

Covid-19 Ireland: 50 new cases and no new deaths...

There have been 50 new confirmed cases of Covid-19....

 2020-08-05 17:18 

Irish Independent

Scramble for alternative flights home for Irish tourists in Cyprus and Malta after both countries removed from Government's green list...

Travel agents are scrambling to get Irish tourists in Cyprus and Malta on alternative flights after both countries were removed from the government's green list....

 2020-08-05 17:00 

Irish Independent

Canary Islands to offer visitors Covid-19 insurance in bid to kick-start travel...

The Canary Islands have taken out a broad...

 2020-08-05 17:00 

Irish Independent

Canary Islands offers free Covid-19 insurance in bid to kick-start travel...

The Canary Islands have taken out a broad...

 2020-08-05 16:59 

RTE

Marine heatwaves may force fish to flee huge distances...

Fish and other marine life may have to flee thousands of kilometres to escape damaging heatwaves, according to new research, highlighting the scale of disruption caused by these increasing surges in ocean temperatures....

 2020-08-05 16:50 

Irish Times

Beirut - In pictures...

Find the latest Irish and international news including Irish sports, analysis, business, weather and more from the definitive brand of quality news in Ireland....

 2020-08-05 16:32 

RTE

Irish student wins gold at international science fair...

A student representing Ireland has won the top prize at a virtual international science and technology fair....

 2020-08-05 16:28 

RTE

US govt invests $1bn in Johnson & Johnson Covid vaccine...

The US government has announced a new $1 billion investment in a Covid-19 vaccine being developed by Johnson & Johnson, guaranteeing 100 million doses....

 2020-08-05 16:28 

Irish Independent

Gareth Bale left out of Real Madrid squad to face Manchester City...

Real Madrid forward Gareth Bale has been left out of their 24-man Champions League squad for Friday's last-16 tie at Manchester City, casting doubt on his future at the club....

 2020-08-05 16:09 

RTE

Wedding video captures moment of Beirut warehouse blast...

A video recorded during a wedding in Beirut yesterday captures the moment of a deadly blast at a warehouse in the Lebanese city....

 2020-08-05 15:54 

Irish Independent

James McClean wins Stoke City player of the year award...

Ireland winger James McClean has been voted Stoke City's player of the year in an online poll....

 2020-08-05 15:49 

Irish Independent

French president to visit Beirut as world rallies around Lebanon...

Many nations have rallied around Lebanon as it continues to deal with the aftermath of the huge explosion in Beirut that killed at least 100 and injured thousands....

 2020-08-05 15:31 

Irish Independent

Joe Biden hits back at suggestion he should take cognitive test...

Joe Biden is pushing back at Republican assertions that he should take a cognitive test to disprove President Donald Trump's claim that the Democrat is not fit for the Oval Office....

 2020-08-05 15:25 

RTE

Exchequer deficit of 7.4bn in July as tax take falls...

The deficit in the public finances was 7.4 billion in July, which compares to a surplus of 896m recorded in July of last year....

 2020-08-05 15:22 

Irish Independent

Former solicitors to face trial over alleged conspiracy to defraud financial institutions...

TWO former solicitors will face trial on indictment over an alleged conspiracy to defraud a number of Irish financial institutions....

 2020-08-05 15:17 

Irish Independent

Elon Musk says first test of Starship makes hopes of Mars trip 'look real'...

SpaceX launched a prototype of its Mars rocketship hundreds of feet into the air, then landed it upright in a successful test flight....

 2020-08-05 15:15 

Irish Independent

Corporation tax take falls as Government spending runs 7.4 billion ahead of income in first 7 months of 2020...

Payment of corporation tax slipped in July, adding to an already huge strain in the public finances....

 2020-08-05 15:14 

Irish Independent

Strong commodity stocks drive FTSE 100 higher...

A strong showing by commodity stocks helped to push the London markets higher despite broadly disappointing service sector figures across Europe....

 2020-08-05 15:11 

Irish Independent

CPS ruled Caroline Flack charge was in public interest, inquest told...

The Crown Prosecution Service decided it was in the public interest to charge Caroline Flack with assaulting her boyfriend, despite initially deciding just to caution her....

 2020-08-05 15:04 

Irish Independent

Caroline Flack feared for career amid court case and press hounding inquest...

Television presenter Caroline Flack was "seriously let down by the authorities" and "hounded" by the press over her forthcoming trial in the weeks before she killed herself, her inquest has heard....

 2020-08-05 15:01 

Irish Independent

Sir Elton John and David Furnish back music industry anti-racism initiative...

Sir Elton John and David Furnish have backed a campaign calling for the end of "racism and hatred" in the music industry....

 2020-08-05 14:58 

Irish Independent

Arsenal to make 55 redundancies due to Covid-19 pandemic...

Arsenal have announced they are to make 55 redundancies due to the effects of the coronavirus pandemic on the club's finances....

 2020-08-05 14:58 

Irish Independent

Joe Biden will not accept party nomination in original convention venue...

Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden will not travel to Milwaukee to accept his party's White House nomination because of concerns over Covid-19....

 2020-08-05 14:57 

Irish Times

Restaurateurs say new 11pm closing time is ‘a body blow’ to sector...

Publicans say they are getting ready to return stock to suppliers for the third time...

 2020-08-05 14:57 

Irish Times

Cool, dull July as Co Kerry recorded wettest day since 1940...

Dublin Airport recorded least amount of July sunshine in 34 years...

 2020-08-05 14:43 

Irish Independent

Port officials under house arrest after explosion in Lebanon's capital...

Investigators began searching the wreckage of Beirut's port for clues to the cause of the massive explosion that ripped across the Lebanese capital as the government ordered port officials put under house arrest....

 2020-08-05 14:41 

RTE

First ethnic Serb representative attends Croatian event...

Croatia's top ethnic Serb official has joined a ceremony marking the 25th anniversary of a military victory that ended the country's independence war, setting a rare tone of reconciliation on a day normally charged with tension....

 2020-08-05 14:39 

RTE

Rescheduled Six Nations to begin with Ireland v Italy...

Six Nations bosses have confirmed rescheduled fixtures to complete the delayed 2020 tournament - and also plans for an eight-team expanded autumn Test series....

 2020-08-05 14:33 

RTE

Rescued sea turtles released into wild in Bali...

Around two dozen green turtles have been released back to the wild in Bali after the endangered creatures were rescued from poachers on the Indonesian holiday island....

 2020-08-05 14:26 

Irish Independent

Interim CEO Gary Owens confirms all FAI seat candidates to undergo 'fit and proper' testing...

FAI interim CEO Gary Owens has confirmed that Council members with more than ten years service may be able to retain their places going forward - provided they pass a new electoral code....

 2020-08-05 14:22 

Irish Independent

Passengers must stay on cruise ship in Norwegian harbour...

A cruise ship carrying more than 200 people docked in a Norwegian harbour on Wednesday and ordered to keep everyone on board after a passenger from a previous trip tested positive for the coronavirus upon returning home to Denmark....

 2020-08-05 13:53 

Irish Independent

'There's too much at stake' - FAI to 'come down hard' on clubs who breach pandemic protocols...

Interim FAI CEO Gary Owens has said the association will come down hard on League of Ireland clubs if they find there has been any breach of return to play protocols....

 2020-08-05 13:45 

Irish Independent

Respect for the peacemaker: Derry comes to a standstill for their beloved hero as John Hume is laid to rest...

The Maiden City mourned John Hume in dignity and solemnity as Ireland's great peacemaker was laid to rest....

 2020-08-05 13:43 

RTE

Instagram launches TikTok rival 'Reels' in Ireland...

Instagram has launched its TikTok rival - Reels - in Ireland as the Facebook-owned firm seeks to compete head-on with its Chinese rival....

 2020-08-05 13:35 

Irish Independent

Grand Slam dream dashed as Ireland's remaining U-20 Six Nations fixtures are cancelled...

Ireland's dream of winning back-to-back U-20 Six Nations Grand Slams have been dashed after their remaining two games of this year's competition were cancelled....

 2020-08-05 13:30 

Irish Independent

Donald Trump suggests he could accept Republican nomination from White House...

President Donald Trump said he is considering delivering his Republican convention acceptance speech from the White House in a move that would mark an unprecedented use of public property for partisan political purposes....

 2020-08-05 13:15 

RTE

Phase 4 delay: The end of summer as we know it?...

With pubs closed indefinitely, all but small weddings put on hold and no crowds allowed at GAA matches, it all feels a long way from Leo Varadkar's promise on that sunny evening in June that "the summer is not lost."...

 2020-08-05 13:14 

RTE

Scottish government reintroduces lock down in Aberdeen...

The Scottish government has reintroduced lock down rules in the city of Aberdeen, after a number of Covid-19 clusters were discovered....

 2020-08-05 13:06 

Irish Times

► VIDEO: John Hume - ‘He made us laugh, he made us dream, he made us think’...

The funeral of Nobel Laureate and former SDLP leader John Hume has taken place in St Eugene's Cathedral, Derry. His son John Hume jr paid tribute to his father in a powerful and emotional eulogy. Video: RTE News Now...

 2020-08-05 13:06 

Irish Times

Two former solicitors remanded on bail after being charged with fraud offence...

DPP directs pair be tried on indictment by judge and jury at circuit court level, court hears...

 2020-08-05 13:06 

Irish Independent

Sevens rugby is finally sexy in Ireland - but the game is facing a big crisis...

When the IRFU were stitching together the picture for rugby's return to play in this country, you may have noticed a few Sevens games popping up on the radar....

 2020-08-05 13:06 

Irish Times

John Hume funeral: In pictures...

Find the latest Irish and international news including Irish sports, analysis, business, weather and more from the definitive brand of quality news in Ireland....

 2020-08-05 12:59 

Irish Independent

Katy Perry: Pregnancy during pandemic has been an emotional rollercoaster...

Katy Perry has described being pregnant during a pandemic as an "emotional rollercoaster"....

 2020-08-05 12:40 

RTE

Ex-solicitors charged with conspiring to defraud banks...

Two former solicitors have appeared in court in Cork charged with conspiring to defraud a number of banking institutions....

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