This deceptively spacious cottage is on the market for €845,000
This deceptively spacious cottage is on the market for €845,000

Sarah Finnan

How should we speak to teens about consent?
How should we speak to teens about consent?

Amanda Cassidy

Can ChatGPT replace me as a writer?
Can ChatGPT replace me as a writer?

Esther O'Moore Donohoe

The Bee Pods: Donegal glamping done right
The Bee Pods: Donegal glamping done right

Sarah Gill

Supper Club: Chicken satay skewers with peanut dip
Supper Club: Chicken satay skewers with peanut dip

Meg Walker

Meet Nancy Harris – the award-winning Irish playwright and screenwriter behind The Dry
Meet Nancy Harris – the award-winning Irish playwright and screenwriter behind The Dry

Meg Walker

This ivy-adorned red brick on Ailesbury Road is on the market for €12 million
This ivy-adorned red brick on Ailesbury Road is on the market for €12 million

Sarah Finnan

My Career: Photographer Holly McGlynn
My Career: Photographer Holly McGlynn

Holly McGlynn

This Irish brand has just launched a new anti-ageing skincare hero product
This Irish brand has just launched a new anti-ageing skincare hero product

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Is it possible to navigate tween moodiness without completely losing your mind?
Is it possible to navigate tween moodiness without completely losing your mind?

Amanda Cassidy

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August 25: Today’s top stories in 60 seconds


By Sarah Gill
25th Aug 2022
August 25: Today’s top stories in 60 seconds

Your speedy summary of today's must-read stories.

Robert Troy resigns

Fianna Fáil TD Robert Troy has resigned amid controversial property dealings. He said that his “biggest offence is [his] lack of due diligence”. The controversy comes amid calls for the Dáil Committee on Parliamentary Privileges and Oversight to investigate matters related to his property interests.

Breaking News

New Monkeypox guidance

New Monkeypox vaccine advice could allow for the number of available doses to increase by five times. The National Immunisation Advisory Committee has said that the vaccine can be administered intradermally, which means just below the top layer of skin, and recommends a two-dose regimen given 28 days apart.

thejournal.ie

Vanessa Bryant awarded $16m in Kobe Bryant plane crash suit

The widow of American professional basketball superstar Kobe Bryant has been awarded $16 million as part of a $31 million jury verdict against Los Angeles county. The NBA star, their 13-year-old daughter, and other victims were killed in the 2020 helicopter crash. Chris Chester, whose wife and daughter were also among those killed, was separately awarded $15 million.

The Guardian

Ghislaine Maxwell sued by lawyers

Ghislaine Maxwell is being sued by legal firm Haddon, Morgan and Foreman for her failure to pay some $878,000 in fees to the lawyers that defended her against criminal charges. Convicted of sex trafficking and currently serving a 20-year sentence, Maxwell reportedly paid only “a small fraction of the amount owed” to her legal team.

Irish Times

Over 50s invited for second Covid booster

The HSE has invited those over 50 to book a second Covid-19 booster vaccine via the HSE website, with jabs given at vaccination centres and through participating GP surgeries and pharmacies. Women more than 16 weeks pregnant, immunocompromised children aged 5-11, and 12-49 year olds with long-term health conditions are also being invited to register.

RTÉ

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