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 2020-02-23 12:22 

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Tyrone Mings says Aston Villa must stick together after defeat at Southampton...

Tyrone Mings has urged the struggling Aston Villa squad not to become "fractured"....

 2020-02-23 12:06 

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Fury's triumph can be an inspiration to so many fighting mental health battles...

Sporting comebacks have rarely been more complete....

 2020-02-23 11:34 

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'I'm sure we'll do it again if he wants to' - New champ expects Fury v Wilder III as he basks in 'spoils of war'...

Tyson Fury is...

 2020-02-23 11:31 

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Beyonce and Jay-Z's daughter wins first major music award aged eight...

Beyonce and Jay-Z's daughter Blue Ivy has scooped her first major music award at the NAACP Image Awards....

 2020-02-23 11:31 

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State TV: Hardliners win all Tehran seats in Iran election...

Iranian hardliners have won all 30 parliament seats in the capital, Tehran, state TV reported....

 2020-02-23 11:23 

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Big jump in virus cases in Italy's north despite lockdowns...

The number of coronavirus cases in Italy has risen dramatically, with dozens of new confirmed cases recorded in Lombardy, the northern region which includes the country's financial capital, Milan....

 2020-02-23 11:20 

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Olivier Giroud believes beating Tottenham a turning point in Chelsea's season...

Olivier Giroud has hailed Chelsea's derby victory over Tottenham as a "turning point" in their Champions League qualification quest....

 2020-02-23 10:39 

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'My heart is in constant pain' - Andrew McGinley taking life 'minute by minute' after deaths of his three children...

ANDREW McGinley, the father of three children who tragically died last month, said that he is taking life...

 2020-02-23 10:33 

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Kerry, Tyrone and Mayo all in action as Pat Spillane casts his eye over Round 4 of the Allianz League...

ALLIANZ FOOTBALL LEAGUE (All throw-ins at 2pm unless stated)...

 2020-02-23 10:31 

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Escaped pet snake found in London airing cupboard...

A woman opened her airing cupboard to find an escaped pet snake slithering underneath her vacuum cleaner....

 2020-02-23 09:58 

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India sets the stage for Trump visit...

The sun-baked city of Ahmedabad was jostling with activity on Sunday, as workers cleaned roads, planted flowers and hoisted hundreds of billboards featuring US President Donald Trump, a day ahead of his maiden two-day visit to India....

 2020-02-23 09:24 

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'We have to make this fight happen' - Eddie Hearn eyes summer date for undisputed Joshua v Fury bout...

Anthony Joshua's promoter Eddie Hearn insists he will do everything possible to set up a unification fight this year against Tyson Fury, saying...

 2020-02-23 09:21 

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Bernie Sanders wins Nevada caucuses and pulls further away from rivals...

Bernie Sanders has won Nevada's presidential primary election and pulled further away from his moderate rivals after strong showings in Iowa and New Hampshire....

 2020-02-23 09:16 

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Man (30s) dies following collision in Clare...

A MAN has died following a road crash in Co Clare....

 2020-02-23 09:15 

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Mourinho praises attitude of 'amazing guy' Lamela...

Tottenham head coach Jose Mourinho praised the spirit of Erik Lamela for his cameo during the 2-1 loss to Chelsea....

 2020-02-23 09:09 

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Earthquake kills eight in Turkey...

Eight people have died in Turkey in a magnitude-5.7 earthquake that struck western Iran early on Sunday morning....

 2020-02-23 09:04 

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Macron vows to support French farmers amid threats of CAP cuts...

French President Emmanuel Macron on Saturday promised to safeguard European farm subsidies, secure compensation for wine producers hit by U.S. tariffs and defend fishermen in talks with Britain, as France's farming world faces an uncertain year....

 2020-02-23 09:00 

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Renewables industry has wind in its sails...

As Storm Ciara was bearing down menacingly on Ireland two weeks ago, not everyone on the island was cowering for safety. Ireland's wind energy sector was heading into a landmark few weeks and had good reason to celebrate the gales as a new record for ...

 2020-02-23 08:49 

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Iran's leader claims coronavirus 'propaganda' used to stifle voting...

Iran's supreme leader has accused the country's enemies of spreading "propaganda" over the coronavirus threat in an attempt to dissuade people from voting in parliamentary elections....

 2020-02-23 08:30 

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Tyson Fury stops Deontay Wilder in seventh round as dominant performance regains world title for Gypsy King...

Tyson Fury produced a stunning performance of patience and power to stop Deontay Wilder in the seventh round to finally win the WBC world heavyweight title....

 2020-02-23 08:16 

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South Korea on highest alert over coronavirus outbreak...

South Korea's president has put the country on its highest alert for infectious diseases, and said officials should take "unprecedented, powerful" steps to fight the viral outbreak....

 2020-02-23 07:44 

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Two killed during Mardi Gras parades in New Orleans...

A man was struck and killed by a Mardi Gras float during a Saturday night street parade in New Orleans, becoming the second person in days killed along a parade route during this year's Carnival season, authorities said....

 2020-02-23 07:12 

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Lizzo and Just Mercy take top honours at Image Awards...

Lizzo was named entertainer of the year, while Just Mercy won best motion picture, best actor and best supporting actor at the NAACP Image Awards, which recognises entertainers of colour....

 2020-02-23 07:00 

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As EU joins fight for Elgin Marbles, what about our lost treasure trove?...

The news that the EU might include a demand for the return of the Elgin Marbles from the UK as part of forthcoming talks over any future relationship prompted plenty of jokes on social media about the British literally losing their marbles in the wake of ...

 2020-02-23 07:00 

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Irish singer who left coronavirus cruiser is 'healthy and safe'...

An Irish singer is healthy and safe after being evacuated from the Diamond Princess....

 2020-02-23 07:00 

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Obituary: Harry Gregg...

Harry Gregg, the former Manchester United and Northern Ireland goalkeeper who has died aged 87, was among the survivors of the Munich air disaster of 1958 which killed eight of his teammates; that a number of the others lived was in no small part due to t...

 2020-02-23 07:00 

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Powering Irish firms to compete globally...

Although you might not realise it, whenever you travel overseas, you're likely to encounter the best of Irish innovation.Got a tailored email from your airline? That was likely powered by Boxever, which provides AI-powered personalisation....

 2020-02-23 07:00 

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Falcon complete 'milestone' well drilling...

Falcon Oil & Gas has completed a crucial 1,500 metre horizontal well as it prepares to begin fracking within weeks at its potentially major gas prospect in Australia's Northern Territories....

 2020-02-23 07:00 

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Boomers, we're really not to blame for another hot potato...

I've stayed quiet long enough: when millennials were blamed for the decline in sales of diamonds, golf club memberships and raisins (you're welcome) we took it like men (in the toxic heteronormative patriarchal sense of the phrase, obviously). We ...

 2020-02-23 07:00 

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Dividends and falling revenues take gloss off Eir's profit growth...

The jury is still out on whether French billionaire Xavier Niel got a bargain or not when he bought a controlling stake in Eir. As the telco announced half-year results during the week, on the surface everything looked good. But below the water line, ther...

 2020-02-23 07:00 

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Lifeless lawns will obliterate our bumblebees...

Cormorants perch on a dead tree on the floodplain and hold their huge wings out to dry in the weak winter sun, like oversized bats. Even more dramatic are the times I glance out the window of this country town cottage and see one literally up to its neck ...

 2020-02-23 07:00 

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In life and in wine country there's a key rule: be driven...

When planning a trip to Napa Valley recently, a helpful friend who had already travelled there gave me a tip on her favourite vineyard excursion....

 2020-02-23 07:00 

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'Edgy' Irish artist sees her paintings soar in price as collectors take notice...

Irish artist Genieve Figgis is enjoying a dramatic rise in the value of her work at auction....

 2020-02-23 07:00 

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DAA to recruit letting agents for airport offices...

DAA, the semi-State company which owns Dublin and Cork airports, is seeking letting agents to attract blue-chip tenants for the next phase of its Dublin Airport Central office development....

 2020-02-23 07:00 

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IRA's unelected godfathers should quit and shuffle into the shadows...

Mary Lou Mc Donald claims that the...

 2020-02-23 07:00 

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Siptu staff look elsewhere for someone to fight their corner...

Siptu staff appear to have little faith in their own internal union's ability to represent them in disputes with Liberty Hall management, Ergo has learned....

 2020-02-23 07:00 

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When will Sinn Fein learn to take 'no' for an answer on a united Ireland?...

Believing a united Ireland is not a likely outcome in the short term is not the same as being against a united Ireland, but that thought appears too complex to survive in the heads of the most dogmatic nationalists....

 2020-02-23 07:00 

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Why Ireland will survive big SF populism scare...

The standout politician of the General Election was Sinn Fein's Eoin O Broin.As Sinn Fein spokesperson for Housing, he presented as thoughtful and erudite, very much on the side of ordinary people. He looked and sounded like he had answers which, if g...

 2020-02-23 07:00 

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'They are as bad as the regime, as bad as Isil...'...

It was their fourth attempt to cross. The smugglers trafficking them across the rocky plains of north-western Syria had been repeatedly spooked. On one occasion, the Syrian refugees were shot at by Turkish border police....

 2020-02-23 07:00 

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We need action, not more words, to halt the online hatred...

Last Saturday evening, I was chatting to my eight-year-old daughter when I picked up my phone to check the time. The Instagram app was open, and Caroline Flack's familiar face stared back at me. The caption was to the point. 'Caroline Flack found ...

 2020-02-23 07:00 

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Teen held following 54-hour stand-off...

A teenage boy has been detained by gardai after a domestic incident at a house in Co Donegal....

 2020-02-23 07:00 

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Ross lobbied Donohoe for hike in RTE pension payout...

Outgoing Transport Minister Shane Ross asked Finance Minister Paschal Donohoe to increase pension payments to former RTE staff....

 2020-02-23 07:00 

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Sturdy dream machine offers wealth of choice...

Close your eyes and dream up a wish list for your next motor. Open them and you will see the all-new Land Rover Defender. But before you open the door to experience the Aladdin's Cave of cutting-edge safety and all-terrain technology check your bank b...

 2020-02-23 07:00 

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Hard-liners dominate Iran's elections...

Iran's conservatives were last night heading for a landslide victory in parliamentary elections, amid expectations of low turnout following the mass disqualification of reformist candidates....

 2020-02-23 07:00 

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Female relatives of Keane murder suspect threatened...

Gardai are investigating claims that a number of innocent female relatives of a suspect linked to the murder of Keane Mulready-Woods have been threatened and harassed....

 2020-02-23 07:00 

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Coast Guard crews forced to share life jackets on rescue missions...

Coast Guard crews are sharing life jackets after senior officials ignored the advice of a major supplier and took its old buoyancy aids out of operation....

 2020-02-23 07:00 

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Building fraud-detection firm into real deal...

Martina King's role as chief executive of AI-powered fraudbuster Featurespace, which is reportedly valued at hundreds of millions of euro, partly came about thanks to two men who also have Irish roots. Born in England to parents who emigrated from Kil...

 2020-02-23 07:00 

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Former solicitor Malocco faces trial...

The colourful former solicitor David Elio Malocco is being prosecuted in Wexford Circuit Court over what is believed to be an alleged revenue issue....

 2020-02-23 07:00 

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Valentia Island key in birth of modern weather forecasting...

The Valentia Island observatory has been hailed for its critical role in the birth of modern weather forecasting....

 2020-02-23 07:00 

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Gambling is probably the toughest addiction of them all - and yet it remains virtually unregulated...

Whenever they start talking about the 'housing issue', I start thinking about the 'gambling issue'....

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