So that’s Monday nearly wrapped up. Here’s some of the stories we published on irishexaminer.com today which we hope will help you make sense of it all this evening.
The spire at Notre Dame Cathedral has collapsed after a fire broke out at the famous Gothic cathedral this evening. See more of the shocking images here
FAI executive vice-president offers to step down from role pending FAI investigation
Defence claims Mary Lowry 'was manipulative'
: Up to 59 candidates have declared they will contest next month's European parliament elections including ex-ministers, former presidential candidates, farmers and academics among others.
Former British soldier to face murder charge over death of 15-year-old Derry boy
Shane Conway and Seán O’Shea have been honoured as the best Electric Ireland Fitzgibbon and Sigerson Cup players
Stark warnings about the wisdom of delaying the Local Property Tax review, writes Daniel McConnell
A fifth of children are at risk of poverty, either because their parents are on welfare, which is inadequate, or are working, but paid too little, writes Dr Sean Healy, CEO, Social Justice Ireland
Shay Given more interested in his chicken dinner than Mo Salah's screamer
A road in Co Donegal has been renamed the R2D2 in tribute to one of Star Wars’ most famous characters
The Irish housing crisis will reach a tipping point, as frustrated renters will begin to vote with their feet, one housing expert has said.