Coalition split over budget increase on CO2 tax on fuel
Coalition parties are on a collision course over post-budget carbon tax hikes on petrol and diesel.
Confusion reigns as Harry and Meghan are “amazing” at not showing up for the state reception at Buckingham Palace
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex appear not to have been invited to a state reception hosted by King Charles at Buckingham Palace tomorrow night.
The nine-week-old baby suffered serious head injuries when she “fell down the stairs,” Gardaí said
A nine-week-old girl continued fighting for her life last night after suffering serious head injuries in an incident in Co Louth on Tuesday.
Buyers are struggling to obtain mortgages as rising prices limit credit offerings
The rise in the cost of living is making it harder for prospective homebuyers to obtain mortgage approval.
€8 for a pint of Guinness: Cost-of-living crisis hits pubs with drink prices up 20 cents in just six months
A pint of Guinness is now almost €8 in some Dublin pubs and the price has risen almost everywhere in recent months.
Concerns about the alarming levels of air pollution outside three Dublin maternity hospitals and its impact on newborns
Air pollution outside Dublin’s three maternity hospitals last year exceeded guidelines recommended by the World Health Organization, according to a new report.
Schools facing a cold, dark winter are asking for extra money to pay bills
Primary school leaders have warned they may not be able to meet the cost of rising energy bills this winter.
The Heirs of Fascism: The Rise of the Far Right in Italy
Ahead of Italy’s elections, David Winner speaks with historian John Foot about the likely victory of Giorgia Meloni’s far-right alliance and parallels between America today and the rise of fascism in Italy 100 years ago.
Tallaght Stadium, which was defaced with loyalist graffiti in response to Shamrock Rovers singing about the death of Queen
Tallaght Stadium was daubed with loyalist graffiti in response to a chant sung by Shamrock Rovers fans at the venue last week on the day Queen Elizabeth II died.
Irish Independent among the big winners at the inaugural Irish Podcast Awards
Podcasts produced for Independent.ie have been nominated in five categories and honored in four categories.
https://www.independent.ie/news/news-headlines/todays-headlines-coalition-split-over-2023-budget-hike-in-carbon-tax-on-fuel-confusion-reigns-as-harry-and-meghan-wont-appear-at-buckingham-palace-state-reception-41995871.html Today’s headlines: coalition split over 2023 budget hike on carbon tax on fuel; Confusion reigns as Harry and Meghan will not be attending the state reception at Buckingham Palace