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 2022-06-15 14:31 

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Trouble brews for Pakistani minister over less tea plea...

A Pakistani minister has caused a storm in a teacup by urging citizens to cut back on drinking "chai" as a way to preserve foreign currency that pays to import the leaves used in brewing the popular beverage....

 2022-06-15 13:50 

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6m settlement over brain tumour diagnosis delay...

The High Court has approved a settlement for over 6 million for a 20-year-old man who had sued over a five month delay in diagnosing his brain tumour when he was a teenager....

 2022-06-15 13:44 

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Food shortage for nine out of ten people in Afghanistan...

Nine out of ten people in Afghanistan do not have enough food to eat, the World Food Programme (WFP) has said....

 2022-06-15 13:38 

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Ryanair's Italian and Portuguese staff to join strikes...

Unions representing staff and cabin crew for Ryanair in Italy have called a 24-hour strike for June 25, coinciding with walkouts the budget airline is facing the same day in other parts of Europe....

 2022-06-15 12:50 

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Early heatwave sends temperatures soaring in Spain...

Spain's second heatwave in less than a month dragged on for a fifth day, with temperatures expected to top 40 degrees Celsius in parts of the country as the mass of hot air pushed into France....

 2022-06-15 12:33 

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Garda, prison investigations into Syed's death...

A garda and prison investigation will take place into the death of a man in prison ahead of his trial for the murder of his wife and two children in Dublin two years ago....

 2022-06-15 12:17 

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Opposition welcomes President's comments on housing...

Opposition parties have welcomed an address by President Michael D Higgins yesterday in which he described the housing the situation as a "disaster"....

 2022-06-15 12:04 

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IKEA to sell factories as it 'scales down' in Russia...

Swedish furniture giant IKEA said it will "scale down" its activities in Russia and Belarus, after putting them on hold following the Russian invasion of Ukraine....

 2022-06-15 11:03 

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Navan campaign group to rally over ED closure plans...

The Save Navan Hospital Campaign is planning a rally next month over the Health Service Executive's plan to close the emergency department at Our Lady's Hospital....

 2022-06-15 10:54 

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Home price growth slows for first time in 18 months...

Steep annual residential property price growth slowed down for the first time in 18 months in April, new figures from the Central Statistics Office show today....

 2022-06-15 10:30 

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RT 'disappointed' by Dublin Pride decision...

RT has said it is disappointed with the decision by Dublin Pride to end its media partnership with the media organisation....

 2022-06-15 09:35 

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Complaints to An Coimisinir Teanga up 20% in 2021...

Concerns about the provision of services through Irish during the pandemic were high on the list of complaints submitted to the Office of An Coimisinir Teanga last year....

 2022-06-15 09:23 

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Ryanair drops Afrikaans test after backlash...

Ryanair has dropped a requirement for South African passengers to prove their nationality before travelling by completing a test in Afrikaans, group chief executive Michael O'Leary said....

 2022-06-15 09:01 

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Farmers to get up to 1,000 in new fodder scheme...

Farmers can apply for up to 1,000 to support them with input costs for the growth of grass under a new scheme announced this morning....

 2022-06-15 08:13 

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LGBTQ+ club takes pride in blazing trail for GAA...

They bring a whole new meaning to pride in the jersey....

 2022-06-15 08:13 

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LGBTQ+ club takes pride in blazing trail for GAA...

Eamon Horan visits Na Gaeil Aeracha, Ireland's first explicitly LGBTQ+ inclusive GAA club....

 2022-06-15 07:48 

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Some Russian-flagged ships allowed dock at Irish ports...

The Government is allowing ships bring products directly from Russia....

 2022-06-15 07:12 

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Women fleeing domestic abuse struggle to find homes...

Women fleeing domestic abuse are struggling to find accommodation, due to high rents and a shortage of rental properties....

 2022-06-15 07:03 

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Voters oust Republican who supported Trump impeachment...

Republican US Representative Tom Rice, who voted to impeach Donald Trump after the 6 January Capitol riot, has lost his re-election bid in South Carolina, while a second Republican incumbent targeted by the former president prevailed....

 2022-06-15 07:00 

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Teen enjoys 'memorable' interview with Mary Robinson...

A Dublin teenager who recorded an interview with former president of Ireland Mary Robinson from her kitchen table, has described the experience as ''memorable'' and ''impactful.''...

 2022-06-15 06:56 

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US braces for Supreme Court ruling on abortion...

Washington Correspondent Sean Whelan looks ahead to the US Supreme Curt ruling on abortion legislation...

 2022-06-15 06:39 

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Second arrest over missing British journalist...

Police in Brazil have said they had arrested a second suspect in the disappearance earlier this month of British journalist Dom Phillips and Brazilian indigenous specialist Bruno Pereira....

 2022-06-15 06:24 

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Rwanda 'fully committed' to UK asylum seeker deal...

The Rwandan government has said it was still committed to taking in asylum seekers sent by the UK under a controversial deal after a first flight was cancelled following a European court ruling....

 2022-06-15 06:13 

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Russia plans evacuations from battleground Ukraine city...

Russia said it would establish a humanitarian corridor to evacuate civilians from a chemical plant in Sievierodonetsk as Ukrainian forces wage a desperate battle for control of the city....

 2022-06-15 06:11 

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EU to take 'firm' action against UK over protocol plans...

The European Commission will today take legal action against the UK in connection with Boris Johnson's government introducing legislation that will overturn large parts of the Northern Ireland Protocol....

 2022-06-15 06:00 

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Ireland ranked third-most competitive euro area country...

Ireland has been ranked as the third most competitive country in the euro area by the latest IMD World Competitiveness Rankings....

 2022-06-15 06:00 

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Government signs cybersecurity agreement with Microsoft...

The Government has joined the Microsoft Government Security Programme (GSP) which it says will assist in the defence of critical national infrastructure against cyberattacks....

 2022-06-15 06:00 

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1.1 million to benefit from RT Toy Show Appeal Grants...

Over 1.1 children and their families will benefit from donations raised during the 2021 Late Late Toy Show Appeal, it has been revealed today....

 2022-06-15 00:01 

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More Irish consumers get their news from a smartphone...

Irish consumers are increasingly reaching for their smartphones to access news in the morning, a survey has found....

 2022-06-15 00:01 

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Average waiting time for ED access over 11 hours in May...

The average waiting time for patients accessing emergency departments last month was over 11 hours, new figures show....

 2022-06-14 22:31 

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The circular economy - Amsterdam's climate revolution...

A new "circular" economic model in the Dutch capital prioritises the reuse of raw and other materials over and over again, explains Philip Gallagher....

 2022-06-14 20:48 

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Dublin Pride ends media partnership with RT...

Dublin Pride has announced it is terminating its media partnership with RT saying it is "angered and disappointed" by recent discussions about the transgender community on the Liveline radio programme....

 2022-06-14 20:35 

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Cost of diesel and petrol up more than 40% on last year...

Surging fuel costs have seen the price of petrol increase by 11.5% in the past fortnight with renewed calls for larger cuts to taxes on petrol and diesel....

 2022-06-14 20:22 

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Carbon neutral? Eco friendly? Firms and debatable claims...

From clothes and cosmetics to household goods, "green" buzzwords are everywhere. But, without set legal definitions, it can be hard to assess the claims, explains Oonagh Smyth....

 2022-06-14 20:18 

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Your questions answered: The Northern Ireland Protocol...

The Northern Ireland Protocol is back in the news this week. Here, we answer your questions on the subject....

 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....

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