IMAGE Book Club: Read an extract from Lisa McGeeney’s examination of nursing and midwifery in the nineteenth century
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Sarah Gill

This inviting family home with considerable garden space in Co Meath is on the market for €280,000
This inviting family home with considerable garden space in Co Meath is on the market...

Sarah Finnan

Ben Sun: A week in my wardrobe
Ben Sun: A week in my wardrobe

Ben Sun

What will your legacy be?
What will your legacy be?

Niamh Ennis

November: What to watch, stream, read and listen to this week
November: What to watch, stream, read and listen to this week

Sarah Finnan

From cottage to family home: 4 beautiful Irish properties on the market for €200,000 and under
From cottage to family home: 4 beautiful Irish properties on the market for €200,000 and...

Sarah Finnan

Supper Club: Winter warming chilli chicken
Supper Club: Winter warming chilli chicken

Sarah Finnan

Søstrene Grene’s latest drop has everything you need for the perfect Christmas tablescape
Søstrene Grene’s latest drop has everything you need for the perfect Christmas tablescape

Megan Burns

Set on a two acre site, this three-bedroom Kildare home is on the market for €389,950
Set on a two acre site, this three-bedroom Kildare home is on the market for...

Sarah Gill

Platform heels are your party season saviour shoe
Platform heels are your party season saviour shoe

Sarah Finnan

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October 7: Today’s top stories in 60 seconds


By Sarah Gill
07th Oct 2022
October 7: Today’s top stories in 60 seconds

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

Biden warned of gravity of Nuclear risk

US President Joe Biden has said his Russian President Vladimir Putin is “not joking when he talks about the use of tactical nuclear weapons or biological or chemical weapons” and the “Armageddon” risk is at its highest level since the Cuban Missile Crisis in 1962 at a fundraiser for the Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee.

thejournal.ie

Man and woman charged in death of four-year-old

A man in his 30s and a woman in her 20s have been charged in relation to the death of the four-year-old Mason TJ O’Connell-Conway in Rathbane, Co Limerick in March of last year. They are due to appear before Limerick District Court this morning.

RTÉ

Incidents at water treatment plants

According to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), almost 900,000 lives were put at risk due to two serious failures at Irish Water plants at Ballymore Eustace in Co Kildare and Gorey in Co Wexford last year. The report says that there were “significant failings and oversight by management”, which put lives at risk because of contaminated water supplies.

Breaking News

Thailand in mourning

A confirmed 36 people have been killed in an attack on a children’s nursery school in the north-eastern province of Nongbua Lamphu, Thailand. It has been reported that at least 24 of the 36 people shot or stabbed to death in the small town of Uthai Sawan were children. Mourners lay wreaths at ceremonial tables in front of the Young Children’s Development Centre’s main door.

Irish Examiner

Weekend weather

Today, there will be sunny spells and scattered showers throughout Ireland with temperature highs of 15 degrees and lowest temperatures of 5. Saturday will be dried during the day, but will become cloudier during the evening, and patchy light rain and drizzle will develop in the west and northwest. Wind and rain will pick up on Sunday, but it will dry up as we come into the evening.

Irish Mirror