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 2021-11-02 10:36 

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Facebook letting Covid misinformation thrive - report...

Misinformation about Covid-19 and vaccines has been allowed to spread on more than a dozen Facebook and Instagram accounts which have gained some 370,000 followers over the past year, according to a new report....

 2021-11-02 10:18 

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Tesla recalls 11,704 US vehicles over software error...

Tesla is recalling nearly 12,000 US vehicles sold since 2017 because a communication error may cause a false forward-collision warning or unexpected activation of the automatic emergency braking system....

 2021-11-02 10:01 

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Afghan capital hit by blasts near military hospital...

Afghanistan's capital has been hit by two blasts near a military hospital....

 2021-11-02 09:56 

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Met officers admit sharing photos of murdered sisters...

Two Metropolitan Police officers in the UK have pleaded guilty to sharing photos of the bodies of two murdered sisters on WhatsApp....

 2021-11-02 08:58 

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Rise in Covid-19 cases 'concerning' - Martin...

The Taoiseach has said there are no guarantees that restrictions will not be re-introduced in relation to Covid-19, with modelling from the NPHET suggesting the current rise in cases will peak at the end of this month....

 2021-11-02 08:17 

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'Climate change will catch up with us', Taoiseach warns...

The Taoiseach has said Ireland has an opportunity to work with the farming sector to make sure there is a sustainable future for young farmers, but said that everyone must also deal with the realities of climate change and "how much the land can take&...

 2021-11-02 07:54 

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France releases detained British scallop dredger...

Britain has said that France had freed a British scallop dredger that it detained last week in French waters....

 2021-11-02 07:50 

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COP26 was inaccessible for minister in wheelchair...

Israel's energy minister was unable to participate in the United Nation's COP26 summit in Glasgow yesterday because the transportation offered to her was not accessible by wheelchair, she said in a TV interview....

 2021-11-02 07:31 

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China urges families to stock up ahead of winter...

The Chinese government has told families to keep daily necessities in stock in case of emergencies, after Covid-19 outbreaks and unusually heavy rains that caused a surge in vegetable prices raised concerns about supply shortages....

 2021-11-02 07:19 

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US Woman in Bali 'suitcase murder' case to be deported...

US woman Heather Mack, who was convicted as a pregnant teenager of helping to kill her mother at a luxury hotel in Bali in 2014, was to be deported along with her now six-year-old daughter, immigration officials said....

 2021-11-02 07:11 

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The secret world of the Irish witness protection programme...

What makes the Irish witness protection scheme stand out is that there is no legislation governing the programme itself...

 2021-11-02 07:09 

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Six dead, 100 missing after Nigeria building collapse...

At least six people have died in Nigeria's commercial capital of Lagos after the collapse of a high-rise building that was under construction....

 2021-11-02 06:52 

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Beach handball relents on rule women must wear bikinis...

International handball has relented on its insistence that women playing the beach version of the sport wear bikinis....

 2021-11-02 06:38 

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New Zealand seals off region over fears of Covid spread...

Authorities planned to seal off the northern tip of New Zealand with police cordons, as they enforce a lockdown in the region over fears of an undetected community transmission of Covid-19 there....

 2021-11-02 06:16 

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COP26: Leaders vow new drive to save forests...

World leaders meeting at the COP26 climate summit in Glasgow will today issue a multibillion-dollar pledge to end deforestation by 2030....

 2021-11-02 05:46 

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Man who gave Baldwin loaded gun 'shocked and saddened'...

The crew member who handed Alec Baldwin the loaded gun that killed a cinematographer on the set of "Rust" has expressed his shock and sadness at the incident....

 2021-11-02 04:52 

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US pioneer of cognitive behaviour therapy dies aged 100...

The American psychiatrist who pioneered the mental health therapy known as CBT in the 1960s, Aaron T. Beck, has died aged 100....

 2021-11-02 00:00 

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Lawyers say Birth Information Bill conflicts with GDPR...

Elements of the Birth Information and Tracing Bill are incompatible with GDPR, an Oireachtas Committee will hear later today....

 2021-11-01 23:15 

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Hutchins' colleague hopes tragedy will change Hollywood...

The crew member who handed Alec Baldwin the loaded gun that killed a cinematographer on the set of Rust has expressed "shock and sadness" in his first public comments since the tragedy....

 2021-11-01 19:38 

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Covid cases keep cropping up despite schools' measures...

At midday at Clonburris National School today, fifth class pupils decamp to the park next door to let off steam and practice their running skills for South County Dublin's upcoming Marathon Kids programme....

 2021-11-01 18:10 

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4 dead, dozens trapped as building collapses in Nigeria...

A high-rise building under construction collapsed in Nigeria's commercial capital Lagos today, killing at least four people with dozens more feared trapped inside the rubble....

 2021-11-01 17:56 

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Mary Robinson warns 'we are in an emergency'...

Former president of Ireland Mary Robinson has warned that "we are in an emergency" when it comes to tackling climate change and she said she would be listening most carefully today to the voices of the most vulnerable....

 2021-11-01 17:48 

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India to hit net-zero climate target 'by 2070'...

India's prime minister has used the COP26 climate talks to announce 2070 as the target for his country to reach net-zero carbon emissions, two decades beyond what scientists say is needed to avert catastrophic climate impacts....

 2021-11-01 17:46 

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Waterford man found not guilty of murdering his father...

A man has been found not guilty of murder and guilty of the manslaughter of his father at their home in Co Waterford....

 2021-11-01 17:25 

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Two men plead guilty over false PUP payments...

Two men have pleaded guilty to conspiracy to commit money laundering with the theft of almost 184,000 in false Pandemic Unemployment Payment from the Department of Social Protection....

 2021-11-01 16:38 

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TDs briefed on personal safety after Amess killing...

TDs and Senators were briefed by garda today on their personal safety in the wake of the killing of British MP David Amess, as well as protests at TDs' homes....

 2021-11-01 16:20 

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Boy awarded 66,000 over injuries at children's party...

A boy who broke his leg while attending a children's party has settled his High Court action for 66,000....

 2021-11-01 15:17 

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McVerry Trust down 500,000 after challenging year...

The Peter McVerry Trust has said the charity is down 500,000 following a challenging year for fundraising....

 2021-11-01 14:47 

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'Steady number' coming forward for vaccination - Reid...

The Chief Executive of the Health Service Executive has said there is a "steady number of people" coming forward for Covid-19 vaccination....

 2021-11-01 14:41 

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WMO highlights impacts after warmest years on record...

The World Meteorological Organisation has warned that Ireland faces torrential rainfall, flooding and prolonged and severe heatwaves as global temperatures rise....

 2021-11-01 14:37 

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Pinergy to increase prices again in December...

Energy provider Pinergy has announced its fifth price hike so far this year, with its electricity rates set to rise again on December 1....

 2021-11-01 13:06 

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'Growing momentum' around climate change - Taoiseach...

The Taoiseach has said the presence of so many leaders at the UN's COP26 conference is evidence of a growing momentum around the need to address climate change....

 2021-11-01 12:43 

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Football brings hope to Iraqi girls in ex-IS town...

Christian girls have started a football club in Iraq's Bartalla, a former jihadist stronghold where sport is helping them dream of a better future....

 2021-11-01 12:18 

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Greenland ice melt raised global flood risk - study...

The 3.5 trillion tonnes of Greenland's ice sheet that has melted over the past decade has raised global sea levels by one centimetre and is heightening worldwide flood risks, new research shows....

 2021-11-01 11:18 

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Minister McEntee returns from maternity leave...

Minister for Justice Helen McEntee has returned to work today following six months on maternity leave....

 2021-11-01 10:39 

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'Father of tiramisu' dies in Italy aged 93...

Ado Campeol, dubbed "the father" of the world-famous tiramisu dessert, died over the weekend, the governor of the Veneto region has announced. He was 93....

 2021-11-01 10:03 

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Tributes paid to presenter Simon Young...

Tributes have been paid to former RT 2FM DJ and television presenter Simon Young following the news of his death....

 2021-11-01 09:21 

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Bus hijacked and set on fire in Co Down...

Police in Northern Ireland are appealing for information after a bus was hijacked and set on fire in Newtownards, Co Down....

 2021-11-01 09:21 

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Bus hijacked and set on fire in Co Down...

Police in Northern Ireland are appealing for information after a bus was hijacked and set on fire in Newtownards, Co Down....

 2021-11-01 08:44 

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Covid-19: What next after five million deaths?...

With the world poised to hit more than five million people officially dead from the coronavirus, experts say the pandemic's future path will depend greatly on vaccinations....

 2021-11-01 08:27 

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NIAC to discuss booster vaccines for healthcare workers...

The National Immunisation Advisory Committee (NIAC) is to meet today to discuss booster vaccines for healthcare workers....

 2021-11-01 08:02 

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World leaders warned it's 'one minute to midnight'...

World leaders are meeting in Glasgow in a "last, best hope" to tackle the climate crisis - follow the latest developments here....

 2021-11-01 07:47 

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Britain warns France of trade trouble over fishing row...

Britain has warned France to back down in a fishing row within 48 hours or face legal action under the Brexit trade deal....

 2021-11-01 07:43 

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Target of 900K EVs by 2030 difficult - industry experts...

Getting 900,000 electric vehicles on Irish roads to slash transport emissions by the end of the decade will be difficult if current levels of cars sales continue, Morning Ireland has learned....

 2021-11-01 07:14 

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Centenary honours first women called to Bar of Ireland...

Today marks 100 years since the first women were called to the Bar of Ireland....

 2021-11-01 07:13 

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Barclays CEO Staley to stand down after Epstein probe...

Barclays said today that its chief executive Jes Staley is to stand down following British regulators' investigations into his dealings with Jeffrey Epstein....

 2021-11-01 07:08 

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Japan PM Kishida declares victory in 'tough' election...

Japan's Prime Minister Fumio Kishida has declared victory after leading his ruling coalition to a strong majority in national elections....

 2021-11-01 07:06 

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25 dead after raid on alleged Brazil bank robbers...

Twenty-five alleged members of a gang of Brazilian bank robbers were killed yesterday in a vast police operation in Minas Gerais state, a police source told AFP....

 2021-11-01 07:01 

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COP26: Can Joe Biden deliver his own climate agenda?...

Joe Biden will this week try to convince the world to follow his lead when it comes to cutting emissions, but convincing Americans, including some in his own party, remains an uphill battle, writes Brian O'Donovan....

 2021-11-01 06:56 

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Ryanair posts first half loss of 48m...

Ryanair has today reported its first quarterly profit since before the onset of Covid-19, but said it expects to post an annual loss of up to 200m as it would be forced to discount tickets to fill its planes over the winter....

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