Here are this morning’s top stories on Independent.ie.
Employees are given five days leave to look after a sick child or relative
Parents should be given up to five days off to look after sick children under new legislation to be submitted to Cabinet.
Man arrested in connection with items stolen from the car of a Ukrainian couple who fled to Ireland after the Russian invasion
A man with dozens of criminal records was arrested in connection with an incident in which items were stolen from a car owned by a Ukrainian couple who had arrived in Ireland just two weeks earlier after fleeing the war-torn country.
Fertility clinics charge €450 for a test, which couples can get from a GP at a fraction of the cost
Private fertility clinics charge up to €450 for blood tests, which some couples can get from their GP for a fraction of the cost. the Irish Independent can reveal.
Cristiano Ronaldo and Georgina Rodriguez announce the tragic death of a baby boy
Cristiano Ronaldo and his partner Georgina Rodriguez have announced that their young son has passed away.
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“The rocket landing on our roof convinced us to finally flee”
It took a rocket landing on the roof of their building to convince the Tantsiura family to leave their home in Kreminna for good. writes Campbell MacDiarmid.
Man gets $450,000 as birthday party sparks fear
It was a lab technician from Kentucky awarded almost half a million dollars in compensation after his work colleagues threw him a birthday party against his will.
Meghan and Harry were torn on what name to give their son Archie
Meghan Markle has revealed that she and Prince Harry were torn on what to name their son. said a competitor of Invictus Games.
Russians depict captured British soldiers begging for their release
Two British citizens captured by Russian forces in Ukraine have been featured on Russian state television He appealed to British Prime Minister Boris Johnson to swap her for a close friend of Vladimir Putin, who is being held in Ukraine.
Worrying as road deaths are up 70 percent year-on-year
The death toll on our roads has increased by 70 percent compared to the same period last year – with motorcyclists involved in a fifth of all fatal crashes so far this year.
Spyware was used to spy and steal data found on a device at #10
A powerful spyware used by hackers to spy on communications and steal data has been found on a device in Downing Street, London. researchers have said.
https://www.independent.ie/news/news-headlines/news-headlines-parents-to-get-five-days-off-to-care-for-children-and-man-arrested-in-relation-to-items-stolen-from-car-of-ukrainian-couple-41564670.html Headlines: Parents get five days off to look after children; and man arrested in connection with items stolen from a Ukrainian couple’s car