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Dublin: 9 °C Friday 27 March, 2015

#UK

# uk - Today’s News

From TheJournal.ie Here’s what happened when David Cameron and Ed Miliband went head-to-head with Jeremy Paxman* Battle For Number 10

# uk - Yesterday’s News

From The Daily Edge This feminist conference was ridiculed for asking people not to clap Too Jazzy

This feminist conference was ridiculed for asking people not to clap

Their alternative? Jazz hands, obviously.

# uk - Tuesday 24 March, 2015

From TheJournal.ie 95 people with ‘On the Run’ letters are linked to 300 murders On The Run

95 people with ‘On the Run’ letters are linked to 300 murders

A report into the so-called ‘On The Runs’ letters was published today

# uk - Monday 23 March, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Thieves break into flat, steal two sacks of 38 snakes Slithering

Thieves break into flat, steal two sacks of 38 snakes

Eight of the snakes are pregnant females

# uk - Thursday 19 March, 2015

From TheJournal.ie A gym assumed a woman was a man because she was a doctor and it’s causing a storm Everyday Sexism

# uk - Wednesday 18 March, 2015

From TheJournal.ie The UK’s minimum wage has just gone up… Counting Pennies

The UK’s minimum wage has just gone up…

Only by 20p though. Is Ireland about to follow the UK’s example? And by how much if so?

From TheJournal.ie 5 things to expect when George Osborne announces today’s Budget in the UK No Gimmicks

5 things to expect when George Osborne announces today’s Budget in the UK

With 49 days to go before the general election, this will be an important Budget for the coalition government.

# uk - Tuesday 17 March, 2015

From TheJournal.ie The first ‘poo bus’ was unveiled to the public in the UK today Bog Bus This post contains a poll

The first ‘poo bus’ was unveiled to the public in the UK today

The bus is powered on waste from more than 32,000 households.

# uk - Monday 16 March, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Man jailed for cheating at poker in the Playboy Club Poker Face

Man jailed for cheating at poker in the Playboy Club

He was done for “swift and subtle” card marking.

# uk - Thursday 12 March, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Max Clifford arrested by ‘Operation Yewtree’ police Sexual Offences

Max Clifford arrested by ‘Operation Yewtree’ police

Clifford is serving an eight-year sentence for indecent assault.

# uk - Wednesday 11 March, 2015

From TheJournal.ie You can now sue your ex-spouse DECADES after the divorce Love Hurts

You can now sue your ex-spouse DECADES after the divorce

In the UK that is. Useful if your ex becomes rich

# uk - Sunday 8 March, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Two men arrested in connection with assault on Irishman in Liverpool UK

Two men arrested in connection with assault on Irishman in Liverpool

It is believed the man is in a critical condition.

From Business ETC Here’s what Europe would look like if it were redrawn based on debt per person Do I Look Fat In This?

# uk - Wednesday 4 March, 2015

From TheJournal.ie The world’s biggest porn site has told us what age its Irish users are XXX

The world’s biggest porn site has told us what age its Irish users are

The majority of people access the site on their mobile phone.

# uk - Monday 2 March, 2015

From TheJournal.ie You’ll see a familiar (but older) face on UK coins from now on Royally Minted

You’ll see a familiar (but older) face on UK coins from now on

A new portrait of The Queen is adorn sterling coinage.

# uk - Thursday 26 February, 2015

From TheJournal.ie “He smelt of cigars and body odour”: Savile abuse in the victims’ words Sex Abuse

“He smelt of cigars and body odour”: Savile abuse in the victims’ words

The latest report investigates abuse at the Stoke Mandeville Hospital.

# uk - Wednesday 25 February, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Cliff Richard police inquiry ‘significantly expanded’ UK

Cliff Richard police inquiry ‘significantly expanded’

The investigation relates to claims of sexual assault.

From TheJournal.ie Three-person babies could be born as early as next year Test Tube

Three-person babies could be born as early as next year

UK politicians have approved an IVF method that uses DNA from three donors.

# uk - Tuesday 24 February, 2015

From TheJournal.ie That’s a scandalous amount of controversies for just one party, UKIP Mega Mega Apologies

That’s a scandalous amount of controversies for just one party, UKIP

By the second half of 2014, Nigel Farage had run out of ways to say sorry – and was saying things like “mega, mega apologies” instead.

# uk - Thursday 19 February, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Russian aircraft enters Irish-controlled airspace AGAIN Fly By

Russian aircraft enters Irish-controlled airspace AGAIN

The government said incidents like this are “concerning”.

# uk - Tuesday 17 February, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Three arrested over popular film download website Free Movies

Three arrested over popular film download website

Internationally, the website ranked thousands of places higher than a well-known legitimate site.

# uk - Sunday 15 February, 2015

From TheJournal.ie The Hardest Eurovision Quiz Ever Points Please

The Hardest Eurovision Quiz Ever

Are you a Johnny Logan or a Jahn Teigen? … Reckon you know your Dana Rosemary Scallon from your Dana International?

# uk - Friday 13 February, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Revenge porn is now illegal in England and Wales Prison

Revenge porn is now illegal in England and Wales

Anyone who breaks the law could face two years in jail.

# uk - Friday 6 February, 2015

From The Daily Edge Experts identify ‘mysterious creature’ discovered in woman’s can of tuna Under The Sea

Experts identify ‘mysterious creature’ discovered in woman’s can of tuna

And very sadly, it’s not a tongue-eating parasite.

# uk - Thursday 5 February, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Today marks a ‘new chapter’ for Irish-Scottish relations, apparently Gael Power

Today marks a ‘new chapter’ for Irish-Scottish relations, apparently

Charlie Flanagan is a man on a mission in Edinburgh.

# uk - Tuesday 3 February, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Would you run through fire and carry a cross? That’s what it takes to finish the world’s toughest race Tough Guy

# uk - Sunday 1 February, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Rescue operation for man swept away while spreading ashes at sea Cornwall

Rescue operation for man swept away while spreading ashes at sea

A search is underway off the Cornish coast.

# uk - Saturday 31 January, 2015

From Business ETC These guys have made a million-euro company from your office ‘last man standing’ comps Ker-ching!

These guys have made a million-euro company from your office ‘last man standing’ comps

The Irish company which runs the competitions in offices across the nation is barely a year old

# uk - Friday 23 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Some government buildings are flying their flags at half mast today Head Of State

Some government buildings are flying their flags at half mast today

This was to mark the passing of King Abdullah of Saudi Arabia.

# uk - Wednesday 21 January, 2015

From Business ETC Ireland has the fastest rising house prices in the EU Here Comes The Boom

Ireland has the fastest rising house prices in the EU

The period between September 2013 and 2014 saw prices rise by 15%.

# uk - Tuesday 20 January, 2015

From The Daily Edge Little girl writes ridiculously cute letter to rail network that makes her dad late Tuck Me In

Little girl writes ridiculously cute letter to rail network that makes her dad late

“I miss my daddy very much because he always used to tuck me into bed.”

# uk - Monday 19 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Is this letter to Muslim leaders Islamophobic or ‘reasonable, sensible and moderate’? Terror Threat This post contains videos

Is this letter to Muslim leaders Islamophobic or ‘reasonable, sensible and moderate’?

Eric Pickles MP’s urged Muslim leaders to show that being a proud Muslim means being a proud Briton.

# uk - Friday 16 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Police worried about the Jewish community in UK after Paris attacks Security Concerns

Police worried about the Jewish community in UK after Paris attacks

Security and patrols are being stepped up.

# uk - Tuesday 13 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Bez we can: Happy Mondays dancer launches election bid Reality Party

Bez we can: Happy Mondays dancer launches election bid

“Shake your maracas if you’re against the frackers.”

# uk - Monday 12 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie After a fortnight in isolation, good news for UK Ebola patient Pauline Cafferkey

After a fortnight in isolation, good news for UK Ebola patient

The Scottish native had been critically ill after contracting the virus.

From TheJournal.ie Delay in Gary Glitter’s trial for sex offences against teenage girls Child Abuse

Delay in Gary Glitter’s trial for sex offences against teenage girls

The former pop star faces charges including attempted rape and indecent assault against a 13-year-old.

# uk - Thursday 8 January, 2015

From The Daily Edge Woman catches out her cheating boyfriend with the help of Henry the Hoover Cheating Sucks

Woman catches out her cheating boyfriend with the help of Henry the Hoover

That’s why his nozzle is so big. It’s full of SECRETS.

From TheJournal.ie Move to stop Irish people voting in UK election labelled ‘perverse in the extreme’ Tories

# uk - Tuesday 6 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Burglar ‘caught red-handed’ after stealing yoghurts, milk and Winnie the Pooh moneybox Fromage Free

Burglar ‘caught red-handed’ after stealing yoghurts, milk and Winnie the Pooh moneybox

Ash Love was described as a “career criminal”.

From Business ETC Irish people in debt are still looking to the UK to fix their money problems Bankruptcy

Irish people in debt are still looking to the UK to fix their money problems

Only 311 insolvency applications have been approved to date in Ireland.

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