Translation:The child eats an orange and she reads a newspaper.
As far as I know, just news is nuacht. They've got "Nuacht a Sé" on the radio.
If it is the same child eating an orange and reading the paper, is it necessary to have the si after the second verb? Or does this tell us they are two different people?
For many users (particularly in the US), it's easier to get a fada on a phone than on a PC keyboard. "long-press" your vowel by hold your finger on the vowel key, and a secondary keyboard will pop up allowing you to select an accented version of the letter.