Here are the morning’s key stories from Independent.ie
China denies Russia is seeking military support as Russian attacks hit a residential area in Ukraine’s capital Kyiv
China on Thursday rejected claims by US officials that Russia sought military support in Ukraine and accused Washington of spreading “malicious disinformation” that could escalate the conflict.
A series of Russian air strikes hit a residential area in the Ukrainian capital on Tuesday
Home registered with Catriona Carey for sale as gardaí . exploratory mortgage scam
A property registered in the name of former Irish hockey player Catriona Carey has been listed for sale on auction site BidX1 for €365,000.
Indo Daily: Fake flags and fake news – – how the war in Ukraine is propagated
Mick Wallace says Russia has ‘real security concerns’ as he and Clare Daly defend against EU motion
MEPs Clare Daly and Mick Wallace last night sided against a European Parliament proposal against Russia’s invasion of Ukraine.
‘They leave with whatever they can fit in their backpacks and have no plans’
A Limerick man who works with the charity Concern in Ukraine has told how traumatized refugees arriving at the border with their scared children don’t know where to go next, and the results are overwhelming. vulnerable.
Nurse puts a bed sheet on a disabled boy’s head (8) whose name is crossed out from the register
A nurse who brutally handled a severely disabled child who could not speak and placed a bed sheet over his head had his name crossed off the nursing register.
The majority of children aged 5-11 are not vaccinated due to the increase in Covid cases
Figures show that only 93,000 of the 480,000 five- to eleven-year-olds are fully immunized, even though it has been offered to them since early January.
Anti-war protesters in the studio interrupt live Russian state TV news
An anti-war protester interrupted the main news program on Russia’s State TV Channel on Monday, holding up a sign behind the studio presenter with slogans condemning the war in Ukraine.
After years of cuts, mortgage rates are now rising
Central banks around the world, including the European Central Bank, have indicated that they will raise key lending rates for banks.
Fears that Land Commission records have been destroyed in ‘huge loss to the history of this country’
Professor Terence Dooley of Maynooth University fears tens of thousands of letters sent to the Land Commission by rural Irish citizens concerning land and other social questions could be left in history.
https://www.independent.ie/news/news-headlines/todays-headlines-house-registered-to-catriona-carey-for-sale-as-gardai-probe-mortgage-scam-and-china-denies-russia-is-seeking-military-assistance-41446355.html Today’s headlines: Home registered to Catriona Carey for sale as gardaí exploratory mortgage scam; and China denies Russia is seeking military assistance