INTRA: The 9 O’Clock Highlights


Demonstrations continue in Minneapolis in response to the killing of ‘George Floyd’: Protestors have been demonstrating on the the streets of Minneapolis for three days following the death of ‘George Floyd’.

World’s oldest man ‘Bob Weighton’ dies aged 112: At the age of 112, Bob Weighton has died following a battle with cancer.

Schools to only partially return in September if 2 metre-rule in force: Minister for Education ‘Joe McHugh’ has stated that a partial return to school in September would only take place with a two-metre social distancing rule, he added that he was against this half return.

Trump issues warning to Minneapolis as protests continue to disrupt the city: Trump responded to the Minneapolis protests that have given way to looting and vandalism by tweeting that he’ll send in the National Guard if not brought under control.

No significant increase of virus spread since restrictions eased – HSE: The National Public Health Emergency Team has stated that there has been no significant increase of virus cases since the easing of restrictions.