Heres What Happened Today Monday

first_imgUpdated at 11.15pmNEED TO CATCH up? TheJournal.ie brings you a round-up of today’s news…Former Taoiseach Bertie Ahern — amongst the mourners today at the funeral of Edward Haughey [Brian Lawless/PA Wire] Ukrainian sailors leave the Konstantin Olshansky navy ship in the bay of Donuzlav, Crimea [Pavel Golovkin/AP/PA Images]WORLD#PLANE: Malaysia’s Prime Minister said he could confirm Flight MH370 went down in the Indian Ocean, west of Perth.#CRIMEA: Ukraine ordered its outnumbered troops out of the Crimea region (above).#WASHINGTON: 108 people are still missing after a mudslide near Seattle.INNOVATIONTurks are still finding ways to Tweet, despite a controversial ban [BBC]And eight-year-old Kelly McCabe won the Doodle 4 Google contestPARTING SHOTOver half a million euro sounds a little pricey for a camera, right?Especially a camera from 1971…The Hasselblad 500 sold at auction over the weekend had a unique selling point however. It had been to the moon and back. [Yahoo News][Image: Galerie Westlicht]First posted at 9.05pm Gerry Adams again insisted he played no part in Jean McConville’s murder Edward Haughey was laid to restA woman died in a crash on the N6A massive radio conference took placeThere was “disgust” over a dog abuser’s court sentenceThe IMO claimed whistleblowers were being gaggedDublin councillors voted ‘yay‘ for a mayor plebisciteAnd Cork councillors voted to honour Michael D HigginsAnd there was an appeal for 1,000 shaggy sheep… It emerged the man who raped two children in Athlone is appealing his sentenceThe Taoiseach refused to answer questions on the Callinan controversySentencing was delayed in the case of a mother who killed her sonA student who suffered a head injury playing rugby was awarded €2.75m [RTE]€50,000 of khat was seized in Corklast_img read more