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 2020-02-27 01:31 

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UK govt to publish Brexit negotiating mandate...

The British Government is due to publish its negotiating mandate for the next phase of the Brexit process this morning....

 2020-02-27 00:59 

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IBEC calls for new post-Election 2020 'Social Dialogue'...

The employers' body, IBEC has said that 'expensive housing, long commutes and stretched health and education systems' are making Ireland a less attractive place in which to live, work and invest....

 2020-02-26 22:52 

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Seven dead in Milwaukee brewery shooting - reports...

Seven people have been killed, including the suspect, in the US State of Wisconsin after a former employee opened fire at the Milwaukee campus of brewing giant Molson Coors, according to local media reports....

 2020-02-26 21:55 

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Hundreds attend drive-thru Ash Wednesday service...

Hundreds of people marked the start of Lent by attending a drive-thru Ash Wednesday service in Co Galway earlier today....

 2020-02-26 21:02 

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Woman claims comedian Sil Fox sexually assaulted her...

A woman has claimed she was groped by veteran comedian Sil Fox when she asked to have her photo taken with him on a Christmas night out....

 2020-02-26 20:26 

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Talks between RT management, unions adjourned for week...

Talks between RT management and the RT Trade Union Group over cost savings have been adjourned for a week at the request of management....

 2020-02-26 20:19 

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What is the Covid-19 coronavirus?...

Countries around the world are taking extra safety measures to help stop the spread of the coronavirus....

 2020-02-26 17:18 

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Over half of Irish Travellers have left school by 15...

Over half of Irish Travellers have dropped out of school by the age of 15 with just 1% going on to higher level education....

 2020-02-26 16:31 

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Increase in number of Catholics applying to join PSNI...

There's been an increase in the number of Catholics applying to be police officers in Northern Ireland....

 2020-02-26 16:29 

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Vote on Taoiseach will not happen when Dil reconvenes...

The Dil will not vote on the position of Taoiseach when it meets next Thursday. The Business Committee of the House has agreed by consensus that the vote will not take place....

 2020-02-26 16:20 

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Ireland's tax rules 'used for aggressive tax planning'...

The European Commission has claimed that "Ireland's tax rules are used for aggressive tax planning"....

 2020-02-26 16:17 

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Commissioner concerned over level of misconduct reports...

The Garda Commissioner has told the Policing Authority that the Garda Anti-Corruption Unit is focused on prevention and deterrence as well as investigating suspected corruption....

 2020-02-26 16:06 

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Would you eat a 3D printed 'steak'?...

Meat-free vegan burgers are already a well-established meal, but a new food-tech start up says its vegan 'steak' can not only fool the tastebuds into thinking you are eating beef, but also offer a more sustainable food supply system....

 2020-02-26 15:44 

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Woman charged with murder of man in Dublin estate...

A 38-year-old woman has appeared at the Criminal Courts of Justice charged with the murder of Gareth Kelly in the Browns Barn Estate in Kingswood, Co Dublin, yesterday....

 2020-02-26 15:39 

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When does an epidemic become a pandemic?...

When does an epidemic become a pandemic? As the Covid-19 coronavirus continues its spread across the globe, what does the designation mean to world healthcare systems as they try to rein in the deadly disease?...

 2020-02-26 15:18 

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Greta Thunberg meets 'role model' Malala Yousafzai...

Teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg has met her "role model", education campaigner Malala Yousafzai, at the University of Oxford....

 2020-02-26 14:54 

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Galway man forced to leave home because of floods...

Galway man Paddy Kelly has...

 2020-02-26 14:32 

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IRFU announces Ireland v Italy game will not go ahead...

The IRFU announces that the Ireland vs Italy rugby game scheduled for 7 March will not proceed as scheduled....

 2020-02-26 14:24 

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Granddaughter guilty in O'Connor murder trial...

Stephanie O'Connor has been found guilty of impeding the apprehension or prosecution of Kieran Greene who yesterday was found guilty of killing Ms O'Connor's grandmother Patricia....

 2020-02-26 14:01 

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Efforts continue to tackle rising flood waters...

As flood waters continue to rise in the west there is growing criticism of the effort to deal with the issue....

 2020-02-26 13:59 

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Barrels of waste diesel, oil airlifted from MV Alta...

An operation has been undertaken near Ballycotton in east Cork, to airlift around 80 barrels of waste diesel and hydraulic oil from the 80 metre cargo ship MV Alta,...

 2020-02-26 13:46 

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Family heartbroken over death of teenager in car crash...

The funeral service for Kimberly O'Connor, the 16-year-old who died in a car crash last week in Cork city, has been told that she was a superstar whose death has left everyone who knew her heartbroken....

 2020-02-26 13:02 

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EPA critical of ESB Network's failure to report oil leaks...

The Environmental Protection Agency has published a report which is extremely critical of the ESB Network's failure to report the leaking of large quantities of oil from underground cables over a prolonged period of time....

 2020-02-26 12:08 

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Court restores ten-year sentence in marital rape case...

The Supreme Court has reinstated a ten year sentence imposed on a man for the rape of his wife in 2014....

 2020-02-26 12:06 

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Concern over notification of spinal rod support issue...

The Scoliosis Advocacy Network has said it is disappointed that parents of children who have been fitted with a specific spinal rod support have not been notified ahead of an article in the Irish Times....

 2020-02-26 11:41 

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COVID-19 - Consumers' rights on cancellations & refunds...

With more and more cases of the novel coronavirus COVID-19 being diagnosed, it is difficult to keep track of what has become a rapidly changing situation....

 2020-02-26 11:31 

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Match off: High profile sports and cancellations...

The Six Nations' game between Ireland and Italy is not the first sports' event to be cancelled due to unforeseen events...

 2020-02-26 10:27 

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Supreme Court hearing wait times at shortest level...

Wait times for the hearing of cases in the Supreme Court are now averaging 122 days, the shortest level in the court's history, according to its annual report....

 2020-02-26 10:07 

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German court ends ban on professional assisted suicide...

Germany's highest court has ruled that a 2015 law banning professional assisted suicide was unconstitutional, as it robbed terminally ill patients of "the right to a self-determined death"....

 2020-02-26 09:31 

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CIF campaign to encourage women to work in construction...

The Construction Industry Federation has launched a campaign aimed at encouraging women to take up jobs in construction....

 2020-02-26 09:02 

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Clooney 'saddened' over Nespresso child labour claims...

Nespresso has begun an investigation and promised to increase random checks on its coffee farms after alleged child labour was uncovered....

 2020-02-26 08:37 

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Air New Zealand tests beds for economy passengers...

Air New Zealand has announced a proposal to put beds in economy-class, which it claimed could prove a "game changer" for passengers desperate to stretch out on long-haul flights....

 2020-02-26 08:23 

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Manna signs up Ben & Jerry's and Camile Thai...

Manna has teamed up with Ben & Jerry's ice cream and Camile Thai for its new drone food delivery service....

 2020-02-26 07:37 

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Pine marten helps red squirrel population rebound...

Restoring a native predator is helping the red squirrel population rebound after decades of competition with their grey cousins, researchers said....

 2020-02-26 06:53 

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Virus spreads as WHO official warns world 'not ready'...

The new coronavirus epidemic has swelled as infections appeared in previously untouched countries, prompting dire warnings that the world was not ready to contain it....

 2020-02-26 06:35 

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20 dead in Indian riots over citizenship law...

At least 20 people have died in days of riots in New Delhi, with 189 people wounded including around 60 by gunshot, health officials said....

 2020-02-26 06:27 

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Italy game under threat as IRFU meets Harris...

Minister for Health Simon Harris is to meet representatives from the Irish Rugby Football Union (IRFU) to discuss next month's Six Nations game against Italy....

 2020-02-26 04:09 

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Rivals question front-runner Sanders' electability...

In latest Democratic presidential debate, front-runner Senator Bernie Sanders and billionaire Michael Bloomberg came under attack from their rivals...

 2020-02-25 21:08 

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Pupils from 3 NI schools self-isolate after Italy trips...

Three schools in Northern Ireland have told students returning from school trips to regions in the north of Italy affected by the coronavirus to remain at home as a precaution....

 2020-02-25 20:49 

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Duffy says she was 'raped, drugged and held captive'...

The pop star Duffy has revealed that she was "raped, drugged and held captive" for several days....

 2020-02-25 20:34 

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60,000 seed samples added to 'doomsday vault'...

A "doomsday vault" nestled deep in the Arctic has received 60,000 new seed samples, including Prince Charles' cowslips and Cherokee sacred corn, increasing stocks of the world's agricultural bounty in case of global catastrophe....

 2020-02-25 19:59 

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Coronavirus: Latest advice as cases rise abroad...
 2020-02-25 18:07 

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Group of Independent TDs urge FF and FG to form Govt...

A group of eight Independent TDs are now effectively urging Fianna Fil and Fine Gael to form a Government....

 2020-02-25 17:31 

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Are we prepared for the tenant time bomb?...

Home ownership in Ireland is at its lowest level for almost 50 years. The fall in ownership rates has been described as "one of the most important changes in social policy in the last 50 years". Louise Byrne asks are we ready for it?...

 2020-02-25 17:27 

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Three Irish soldiers injured while on patrol in Mali...

Three members of the Defence Forces have sustained minor injuries while on a United Nations mission in Mali....

 2020-02-25 17:06 

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Employers must make coronavirus policies clear - expert...

Employers are not obliged to pay employees who decide to stay at home as a safety precaution after travelling from an area with a coronavirus outbreak, according to an expert....

 2020-02-25 16:23 

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EU to be vigilant in relation to UK checks: Barnier...

The EU's chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier has said the EU will remain "vigilant" in monitoring the development of infrastructure, logistics and human resources in how the UK prepares to implement the checks and controls on the Irish Sea,...

 2020-02-25 16:14 

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Greene found guilty of murder of Patricia O'Connor...

35-year-old Kieran Greene has been found guilty of murdering retired grandmother Patricia O'Connor, whose dismembered remains were found scattered across the Dublin and Wicklow mountains nearly three years ago....

 2020-02-25 16:14 

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Jury shown interview of girl in crche assault trial...

A girl allegedly sexually assaulted by a childcare worker in her crche told garda the man "loves doing it" and that she was aware of two other girls he was doing it to, his trial has heard....

 2020-02-25 16:14 

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SIPO 'disappointed' over lobbying legislation review...

The Standards in Public Office Commission has said it is "disappointed4; that a review of lobbying legislation has recommended against amending the law to enhance enforcement powers....

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