Here are the top stories of the day.
Ukraine’s mission to rescue Racheal Diyaolu, 19, from Carlow collapses after Russian military fired on volunteers
Racheal Diyaolu (19), from Carlow, is currently located in the northeastern city of Sumy, which is reportedly surrounded by enemy forces.
“People would like to be a billionaire oligarch, but it’s a tricky job in Russia” – former Fianna Fáil Prime Minister Conor Lenihan
A former junior minister of Fianna Fáil has spoke today about his work for a Russian oligarch with close ties to Vladimir Putin.
A €50m hotel group fired its sales manager after telling them she was pregnant
The EU needs to sit down and say: “Enough bloodshed”, says MEP Clare Daly
Dublin MEP Clare Daly has redoubled its criticism of the West for angering Russia.
Two people seriously injured in hospital after a car collided with them on a footpath
A man and a woman were seriously injured and are now in the hospital after a car collided with them as they were walking on a Dublin footpath.
‘Shameful’ – Roy Keane slams Manchester United after ‘unforgivable’ derby day performance
“I think the worst thing to say United is that they gave up,” Keane told Sky Sports. “For a player to retire in a derby or any other game is really unforgivable.”
Funeral details revealed for Dublin’s mother Bernadette Connolly
Mrs Connolly’s daughter heartbroken Jade was leading a massive operation to find her mother after she was last seen on the beach in Donabate, Co Dublin on January 7th.
Fine Gael councilors table an application for Dublin to enter into a ‘twinning’ agreement with Kyiv
“We have a chance to demonstrate to Ukrainians abroad and at home the deep bonds our people want to forge with our fellow Europeans fighting to protect the freedoms we all enjoy.”
Carey’s resume boasted a career in high finance
Catriona Carey posed as one high-flying international financier with a budget of €1bn to help distressed mortgage holders. Ms Carey is in financial trouble just as bad as the people she claims she was trying to help.
https://www.independent.ie/news/news-headlines/evening-headlines-50m-hotel-group-made-sales-director-redundant-after-she-told-them-she-was-pregnant-and-former-fianna-fail-junior-minister-on-working-for-a-russian-oligarch-41417280.html Headlines tonight: €50m hotel group fires sales director after telling them she’s pregnant; and former Junior Minister Fianna Fáil on working for a Russian oligarch