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# Liveblog

Last week
14th April 2024 - 20th April 2024
Stardust inquests deliver verdict of unlawful killing in the case of all 48 victims
The jury yesterday said they could not reach a unanimous verdict, and had instead come to a majority decision.
This month
April 2024
Leinster v La Rochelle, Champions Cup quarter-final
Patrick O'Donovan and Peter Burke named as ministers after appoitnment by Taoiseach Simon Harris
As the new leader of the country, Harris has this evening nominated members of Cabinet from his own party.
Ireland v England, Euro 2025 qualifier
Taoiseach Simon Harris receives seal of office from President Higgins
The nomination of Harris as Taoiseach passed a vote in the Dáil by 88 votes to 69.
Northampton Saints v Munster, Champions Cup Round of 16
Leinster v Leicester, Champions Cup Round of 16
Kick-off at the Aviva Stadium is at 8pm.
Last month
March 2024
Ireland v Italy, Women's Six Nations
Ireland v Switzerland, international friendly
Ireland v Belgium, international friendly
Simon Harris officially declares bid to be next leader of Fine Gael
More than 30 TDs, senators and MEPs voiced their support for Harris today even before he made a formal announcement.
Ireland v Scotland, Six Nations
Family and Care referendums defeated by huge margins
England v Ireland, Six Nations
February 2024
Catherine Martin grilled over Siún Ní Raghallaigh's resignation at Oireachtas Media Committee
The Minister told TDs and Senators that Siún Ní Raghallaigh had “indicated she might resign” ahead of Martin’s interview on Prime Time last Thursday.
Ireland v Wales, international friendly
Ireland v Wales, Six Nations
Catherine Martin says she's 'doing her best' in wake of departure of RTÉ board chair
Members of the opposition have said Catherine Martin’s position as Media Minister is untenable.
Questions remain over who at Martin's Department knew what, and when, about the exit packages
A number of Government ministers have defended Martin
The RTÉ Board has said the Department of Media was informed in October 2023 of the approval of an exit package for Richard Collins
Italy v Ireland, international friendly
France v Ireland, Six Nations
This year
Israel argues its defence in South Africa's Gaza genocide case at The Hague
Last year
Munster v Leinster, URC
Kick-off at Thomond Park is at 7:35pm.
Liverpool v Man United, Premier League
Exeter v Munster, Champions Cup
Leinster v Sale Sharks, Champions Cup
La Rochelle v Leinster, Champions Cup
Munster v Bayonne, Champions Cup
Northern Ireland v Republic of Ireland, Nations League
Ireland v Hungary, Nations League
Commissioner tells TDs he cares about job 'too much' to consider resigning
Katie Taylor v Chantelle Cameron II, World Super-Lightweight Championship
Leinster v Munster, United Rugby Championship
Increased Garda presence in Dublin, Opposition declare no confidence in Commissioner
A five-year-old girl remains in critical condition in hospital following a stabbing yesterday.
Gardaí are out in force in the city centre following last night's unrest.
Sinn Féin expressed no confidence in the Justice Minister, but she said she will not resign.
The five-year-old girl who was injured in yesterday's stabbing incident remains in critical condition
Condemnation of Dublin riots as gardaí investigate earlier stabbing outside school
Ireland v New Zealand, international friendly
Netherlands v Ireland, Euro 2024 qualifier
Israeli forces raid Gaza's largest hospital; Some Irish citizens begin leaving Gaza
70,000 left without power after Storm Debi, clean up efforts begin
Bohemians v St Patrick's Athletic, FAI Cup final
50,000 Gazans flee to south of Strip as reported death toll reaches 10,500