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 2022-06-14 18:41 

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10% increase in safeguarding concerns made to HSE...

There was a 10% increase in concerns made to HSE Safeguarding and Protection Teams last year compared to 2020....

 2022-06-14 18:40 

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Ireland ranked third-most peaceful country in the world...

Ireland has been ranked the second-most peaceful country in Europe, and third in the world according to the latest Global Peace Index....

 2022-06-14 17:43 

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350,000 Somalian children at risk of death from hunger...

The United Nations has predicted that 350,000 children in Somalia could die from hunger by the end of the summer....

 2022-06-14 17:40 

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Russian opposition leader moved to undisclosed location...

Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny has been transferred from the prison where he is serving an 11-and-a-half-year sentence to an undisclosed location, nearly two years since he was poisoned with what the West said was a nerve agent....

 2022-06-14 17:18 

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Dunnes wins legal dispute over 'groceries' definition...

Dunnes Stores has won a legal dispute against a discount store in an action where a High Court judge was asked to define what goods should be classified as groceries....

 2022-06-14 16:57 

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Govt to purchase extra 450mw of electricity next year...

The Cabinet has approved a plan from Minister Eamon Ryan to spend 350m on purchasing an additional 450 megawatts of electricity next year....

 2022-06-14 16:41 

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Increase in complaints to church's safeguarding board...

There were 178 allegations of abuse against clergy and religious sisters and brothers between April 2021 and March 2022....

 2022-06-14 16:16 

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Homeowners affected by redress scheme remain unhappy...

2.7 billion has been agreed for homeowners affected by defective concrete blocks under the redress scheme signed off by Cabinet today....

 2022-06-14 15:23 

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Nations League: Ukraine v Republic of Ireland updates...

Follow our updates of the Republic of Ireland's League Nations clash with Ukraine in Lodz...

 2022-06-14 15:08 

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'Our great failure': President criticises Irish housing...

The President has described housing in Ireland as "our great, great failure"....

 2022-06-14 14:40 

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EU threatens strong response to UK protocol plans...

Senior EU figures have threatened a strong response to the UK's legislation....

 2022-06-14 13:46 

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New parental supervision tools announced for Instagram...

Meta, the parent company of Instagram, has announced that new parental supervision tools will be launched in Ireland on 30 June....

 2022-06-14 12:29 

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Plans for 'living wage' to replace minimum wage...

The Government has announced plans to replace the current minimum wage of 10.50 per hour with a new 'living wage', which in 2022 would be 12.17 an hour....

 2022-06-14 12:23 

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School granted extra resources for refugee children...

A school that spoke out against what it called the unfair and discriminatory allocation of resources to some refugee children here has been granted three additional teachers by the Department of Education....

 2022-06-14 12:11 

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EU buys 110,000 vaccine doses against monkeypox...

The European Union has said it has purchased almost 110,000 vaccine doses to help tackle the monkeypox outbreak and would share them out among the bloc's members....

 2022-06-14 11:56 

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Hotels deny allegations of price-gouging...

Hoteliers have hit back at allegations of price-gouging and rip-off rates, amid claims in recent weeks that some of them are using a strong rebound in demand to raise prices....

 2022-06-14 11:09 

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Bento found not guilty of murder of Josh Dunne...

A 36-year old-man has been found not guilty of the murder of 16-year-old Josh Dunne at East Wall Road in Dublin last year....

 2022-06-14 09:48 

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Polluted air cuts global life expectancy 'by two years'...

Microscopic air pollution caused mostly by burning fossil fuels shortens lives worldwide by more than two years, according to new research....

 2022-06-14 09:38 

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Dash for new fossil fuels is 'delusional' - Guterres...

Rich countries have made a dangerous dash for fossil fuels in response to the Ukraine war, the UN Secretary General said this morning....

 2022-06-14 09:02 

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Average farm incomes up by 26% in 2021...

Average family farm income in 2021 rose by 26% to 34,300, according to a new survey from farm advisory and research body Teagasc....

 2022-06-14 08:57 

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Ryanair CEO says summer fares will be up 7-9% on 2019...

Ryanair Group chief executive Michael O'Leary said bookings for Europe's biggest budget airline have continued to strengthen and he expects summer fares to be between 7% and 9% higher than pre-pandemic levels....

 2022-06-14 08:18 

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O'Neill: British govt actions on protocol 'disgraceful'...

Sinn Fin's leader in Northern Ireland Michelle O'Neill has described the actions of British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and Foreign Secretary Liz Truss over the Northern Ireland Protocol as "disgraceful and utterly reckless"....

 2022-06-14 08:12 

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Stars sign open letter over gun depictions on screen...

Hollywood stars including Julianne Moore, Mark Ruffalo and Amy Schumer have signed a letter published on Monday calling for movies and television shows to depict responsible gun ownership and to limit scenes involving children with firearms....

 2022-06-14 07:17 

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Grenfell survivors mark five years since fire tragedy...

Survivors and families of the victims of Britain's worst residential fire since World War II will gather to mark the fifth anniversary of the tragedy....

 2022-06-14 06:52 

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UK to send first asylum seekers to Rwanda...

The British government is to send a first plane carrying asylum seekers to Rwanda today despite last-gasp legal bids and protests against the controversial policy....

 2022-06-14 06:43 

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EU threatens strong response to UK protocol plans...

Senior EU figures have threatened a strong response to the UK pressing ahead with a bill that would overturn the Northern Ireland Protocol....

 2022-06-14 06:33 

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Russian forces destroy last bridge out of key city...

Russian forces have cut off all routes for evacuating citizens from the eastern Ukrainian city of Sievierodonetsk by destroying the last bridge linking it to a Ukrainian-held city on the other side of the river, Ukrainian officials have said....

 2022-06-14 06:31 

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Cost of revised Mica redress scheme could reach 2.7bn...

Minister for Housing Darragh O'Brien will bring a proposal to Cabinet today to extend the Government's defective block redress scheme to counties Clare and Limerick....

 2022-06-14 03:15 

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Congressional probe a 'mockery of justice' - Trump...

Former United States President Donald Trump has decried the congressional probe into the riot by his supporters last year at the US Capitol as a "mockery of justice."...

 2022-06-14 01:25 

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Public sector pay talks to resume today...

The talks come after unions triggered a review clause within the existing public sector pay deal 'Building Momentum' due to rising inflation....

 2022-06-14 01:00 

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Prison pilot project strengthens family ties...

The quality of interaction between prisoners, their partners and children strengthened following a pilot project that was carried out in Mountjoy....

 2022-06-14 00:01 

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33,000 domestic violence reports to Women's Aid...

There were over 33,000 disclosures of domestic violence - including coercive control - made to Women's Aid last year....

 2022-06-14 00:01 

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Cross-party group of Ukrainian MPs to address Seanad...

A cross-party group of Ukrainian MPs will address the Seanad later today....

 2022-06-14 00:00 

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Formal public sector pay talks to open today...

Formal public sector pay talks will open today at the Workplace Relations Commission....

 2022-06-13 22:35 

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Toronto van attacker sentenced to life in prison...

A man who plowed a rented van into dozens of people on a busy Toronto street in 2018, killing 11, was sentenced to life in prison today....

 2022-06-13 20:55 

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Plan to increase electricity supply to go to Cabinet...

A proposal to significantly increase Ireland's electricity supply next year, at a cost of possibly hundreds of millions of euro, will be brought to Cabinet tomorrow by the Minister for Climate Eamon Ryan....

 2022-06-13 20:01 

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Trump was told election fraud claims were false - aides...

Former US president Donald Trump ignored repeated warnings from top aides against claiming the 2020 election was stolen, according to testimony unveiled today by the congressional panel probing the 2021 assault on the US Capitol....

 2022-06-13 19:43 

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Hotel scenes prompt fears of a two-tier asylum system...

In response to photos and video posted on social media at the weekend, the Co-Founder of the Movement for Asylum Seekers in Ireland visited the Red Cow Moran Hotel this morning to see the conditions for himself....

 2022-06-13 18:50 

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Schools criticise Dept over language support procedures...

A number of primary schools have strongly criticised procedures for allocating English language support to refugee children for the coming school year....

 2022-06-13 18:03 

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Sceilig Mhichl closed to visitors after rockfall...

Sceilig Mhichl (Skellig Michael) is closed to visitors after a rockfall incident there earlier today....

 2022-06-13 17:35 

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Murder trial jury to continue deliberations tomorrow...

A jury in the trial of a food delivery cyclist who stabbed teenager Josh Dunne to death will return to the Central Criminal Court tomorrow to continue their deliberations....

 2022-06-13 17:22 

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UAE bans Buzz Lightyear film over same-sex kiss...

The United Arab Emirates has banned Walt Disney-Pixar's animated feature film Lightyear from screening in cinemas because it features characters in a same-sex relationship....

 2022-06-13 17:17 

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UK court denies appeal to stop migrant flight to Rwanda...

British Court of Appeal judges have rejected a last-ditch legal bid to block the first flight due to relocate asylum seekers to Rwanda under a controversial UK government policy....

 2022-06-13 17:12 

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British police charge Spacey over alleged sex crimes...

British police have charged Oscar-winning actor Kevin Spacey over historic allegations of sex offences, with the actor due in court on Thursday....

 2022-06-13 16:58 

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Man jailed for sharing explicit photos of ex-girlfriend...

A 27-year-old man has been sentenced to nine months in prison after pleading guilty to a charge of harassment, arising from the sharing of sexually explicit photos of his former girlfriend online....

 2022-06-13 16:25 

RTE

Irish whiskey woes if the NI Protocol goes...

Irish whiskey is a unique product. Protected with EU Geographical Indication status, it must be distilled and matured on the island of Ireland....

 2022-06-13 16:17 

RTE

52 of 90 MLAs reject legislation to amend NI Protocol...

Three of NI's main political parties have written a joint letter to British Prime Minister Boris Johnson rejecting his plan for unilateral legislation on the protocol....

 2022-06-13 16:14 

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Man transported guns to meeting point, court hears...

A self-employed joiner allegedly transported a bag full of guns and ammunition to a meeting point with high-profile loyalist Winston Irvine, a Belfast court heard today....

 2022-06-13 16:05 

RTE

EU considering legal action against UK this week...

The EU could take legal action against the UK as soon as Wednesday in response to the bill to overturn the Northern Ireland Protocol, RT News understands....

 2022-06-13 15:47 

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Spain in grip of heatwave, France braces for high temps...

Spain is in the grips of a heatwave expected to reach "extreme" levels this week, and France is bracing for one too, as meteorologists blame the unusually high seasonal temperatures on global warming....

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