LUNCHTIME BULLETIN: Machete-wielding man shot by soldier outside Louvre

Here's your lunchtime bulletin.


IRELAND: The Tánaiste and justice minister has warned the Kinihan and other crime families they will not win.

IRELAND: Enda Kenny and other European leaders expect to hear from British prime minister Theresa May about her recent meeting with US president Donald Trump at an EU summit today, writes Irish Examiner Political Correspondent Juno McEnroe from Malta.

IRELAND: A legal loophole has been exposed regarding the legislation governing the safety of Irish funfairs after a 12-year-old girl allegedly broke her neck on a rollarcoaster ride at Tayto Park.

WORLD: The French Prime Minister says this morning's attack in Paris was 'terrorist in nature'.

WORLD: A fresh legal challenge over Brexit has been blocked by the High Court.

BUSINESS: The European Investment Bank is unveiling a €200m investment in Irish forestry today.

SPORT: The proposed change to the format of the All-Ireland senior football championship will be introduced on an experimental three-year basis if it is passed at Congress later this month, writes John Fogarty.


SHOWBIZ: The Graham Norton Show is packed with Hollywood stars this evening.

VIRAL: The creators of South Park decided to “back off” Donald Trump during their most recent season.

FEATURE: Women’s sexuality doesn’t die with age, but the level of their desire is diverse, says Margaret Jennings.

Breaking Stories

More than a third of mums feel identity lost since giving birth

Joan Freeman sorry daughter had to speak out to address Iona links

Court overturns tribunal's refusal of daughter's award in 'one of the worse cases' of blood product infection

Higgins says his own office advised using government jet to visit Belfast

Breaking Stories

5 ways to beat FOMOMG – the fear of missing out on your life goals

Everything you need to know about presenter Maya Jama’s eclectic and 90s-inspired style

As Selma Blair announces she has MS – what is it like to live with multiple sclerosis?

Signed up for your first marathon? Long-distance pro Paula Radcliffe shares her race day advice

More From The Irish Examiner