Here's your lunchtime news bulletin.
GET INFORMED ...
IRELAND: Almost 17,000 stray horses have been euthanised on “an industrial scale” over the last nine years at a cost of millions to the taxpayer, writes Joyce Fegan.
IRELAND: Gardaí boarded a train from Dublin to Belfast Saturday night after reports of a disturbance on board.
IRELAND: Alliance Party leader Naomi Long is to take a 10-week break for major surgery.
IRELAND: A volunteer lifeboat provided medical assistance to a student who received an injury after a fall last night.
WORLD: The parents of a one-year-old girl killed when a Range Rover rolled into a wall causing it to collapse have said ''she has left a massive hole in our hearts, the world will be a darker place without her".
WORLD: A suspected murder-suicide was discovered after cries of children including a baby were heard coming from a property, police said.
BUSINESS: When it was enacted in 2009, the EU’s Renewable Energy Directive was seen as a progressive step towards meeting Europe’s climate change targets, writes Dick Roche.
SPORT: Thomas Barr has pulled out of competing in the World Championships in London after being struck down by gastroenteritis.
... SOME DISTRACTION
FEATURES: Michelle Daly, 21, from Dublin hopes her online presence can have a positive effect on the lives of those who read her blog.
SHOWBIZ: As Mollie King becomes the firstconfirmed contestant for the Strictly Come Dancing 2017 line-up, here are some of the stars rumoured to be joining her…
EXAMVIRAL: A ‘mega rare’ sighting of a seal usually found on Arctic sea ice has stunned wildlife observers after being spotted in Ireland for only the second time on record.
© Irish Examiner Ltd. All rights reserved