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 2022-07-22 13:41 

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Man dies, woman critical following Co Louth crash...

A man in his 20s has died, and a woman in her 20s has been left in a critical condition, following a two-car crash in Co Louth in the early hours of this morning....

 2022-07-22 13:14 

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Two-tier refugee system emerging in Ireland - IHREC...

A two-tier refugee system is emerging in Ireland, according to the Chief Commissioner for Human Rights and Equality....

 2022-07-22 12:58 

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EMA recommends smallpox vaccine against monkeypox...

The European Union's drug watchdog has recommended for approval the use of a smallpox vaccine to treat monkeypox, which could be classified by the World Health Organization as a global health emergency....

 2022-07-22 12:26 

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Italy heatwave peaks with 16 cities on red alert...

Italy faced the hottest day of the current heatwave with red extreme heat warnings issued for 16 cities across the country, as firefighters battled blazes up and down the country....

 2022-07-22 12:15 

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Free contraception for women aged 17-25 from September...

Contraception will be available free of charge for women aged between 17 and 25 from September, after legislation providing for the free scheme was signed into law by President Michael D Higgins yesterday....

 2022-07-22 12:00 

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From Dundalk to Syria - who is Lisa Smith?...

Lisa Smith had an ordinary childhood in Dundalk, deciding at the age of 19 to join the Defence Forces. How did she end up being found guilty of being a member of the unlawful terrorist group, the so-called Islamic State?...

 2022-07-22 11:36 

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EU launches four legal procedures against UK over NI...

The European Commission has launched four new legal procedures against the UK, accusing the British government of failing to comply with significant parts of the protocol governing post-Brexit trading arrangements for Northern Ireland....

 2022-07-22 10:06 

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Disposable cup levy to be introduced in coming months...

A new so-called 'latte levy' to restrict the use of disposable coffee cups is set to be introduced in the coming months....

 2022-07-22 09:09 

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'Critical incident' declared over Port of Dover delays...

The Port of Dover has declared a "critical incident" over long delays, blaming French authorities for causing a bottleneck as people look to start their summer breaks....

 2022-07-22 08:16 

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IFA: Farmers deserve credit for emissions' reductions...

The reduction in emissions achieved by farmers investing in new technology must be attributed to the agricultural sector, according to the IFA President....

 2022-07-22 07:59 

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New Zealand's Covid-19 death rate at record levels...

New Zealanders are dying due to Covid-19 at record rates as the country battles a new wave of the Omicron strain that is particularly affecting the older population....

 2022-07-22 07:28 

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Ukraine grain export deal reached with Russia - Turkey...

Russia and Ukraine will sign a deal to reopen Ukraine's Black Sea ports for grain exports, Turkey has said, raising hopes that an international food crisis caused by Russia's invasion could be eased....

 2022-07-22 07:22 

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Steeped in football history, Kerry supporters eye win...

At his home on the outskirts of Tralee, Mick Laide's grandchildren are learning how a Kerry man lined out for Galway in the 1959 All-Ireland final between the two counties....

 2022-07-22 07:00 

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Ukrainian teens scoop summer jobs in ice cream kiosk...

A group of Ukrainian teenagers who were struggling to find summer jobs are now running an ice cream kiosk in Greystones, Co Wicklow....

 2022-07-22 06:43 

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Truss and Sunak clash over tax plans in Tory race...

The final two politicians vying to be the next British prime minister have come to blows over their fiscal proposals, with Rishi Sunak warning against a "huge borrowing spree" as Liz Truss defended tax-cutting plans worth at least 30 billion a yea...

 2022-07-22 06:28 

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Lisa Smith due to be sentenced for IS membership...

A former Irish soldier found guilty of being a member of the so-called Islamic State is due to be sentenced today....

 2022-07-22 06:23 

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Zelensky: We can inflict major damage to Russian forces...

Ukraine's military has the potential to make gains on the battlefield and inflict major losses on Russia, President Volodymyr Zelensky said last night after meeting senior commanders....

 2022-07-22 06:23 

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Zelensky: We can inflict major damage to Russian forces...

Ukraine's military has the potential to make gains on the battlefield and inflict major losses on Russia, President Volodymyr Zelensky said last night after meeting senior commanders....

 2022-07-22 06:00 

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National Lottery ticket sales exceeded 1bn last year...

National Lottery ticket sales exceeded 1 billion last year, up 14.7% on the previous year, according to operator Premier Lotteries Ireland full year results for 2021....

 2022-07-22 03:31 

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Trump accused of lawlessness and corruption...

The chairman of the congressional committee investigating the January the sixth attack on the Capitol building, accused Donald Trump of blazing a path of lawlessness and corruption as he sought to overturn the result of the 2020 Presidential election....

 2022-07-22 00:00 

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Tender prices for construction rose 7.5% in first half...

Tender prices for commercial construction projects rose by 7.5% in the first six months of the year, new data from the Society of Chartered Surveyors Ireland (SCSI) has found....

 2022-07-22 00:00 

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CBI: Decisions by banks expected to be consumer-focused...

The Central Bank of Ireland has said that vulnerable customers should have full access to basic banking services....

 2022-07-21 19:43 

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Ex-priest Tony Walsh sentenced for indecent assaults...

Former "singing" priest Tony Walsh has been sentenced to another four years in prison for indecent assaults of three schoolboys in the 1980s....

 2022-07-21 19:26 

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Father to be sentenced for manslaughter of daughter...

An 81-year-old man who pleaded guilty to the manslaughter of his daughter over two years ago told a court that he "couldn't hold back" when he set fire to the family home near Slane, Co Meath....

 2022-07-21 18:46 

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Ex-cop jailed over George Floyd murder...

A former Minneapolis police officer has been sentenced to two and a half years in federal prison for his role in the killing of George Floyd....

 2022-07-21 18:20 

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UN chief to visit Turkey as Ukraine grain deal looms...

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres will travel to Istanbul today, as United Nations and Turkish officials seek to get a deal with Russia and Ukraine in writing to resume Ukraine's Black Sea grain exports....

 2022-07-21 16:59 

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Tents to be used for 100 asylum seekers at Clare centre...

The Government has confirmed that tented accommodation for up to 100 asylum seekers will be provided at the Knockalisheen Direct Provision Centre in Co Clare....

 2022-07-21 16:55 

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Climate change drives Europe towards record fire year...

The fires that have torched through Europe are on course to make 2022 a record year for forest loss on the continent, as scientists warn climate change is already contributing to ever fiercer blazes....

 2022-07-21 16:41 

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Banks respond to ECB interest rate hike...

Bank of Ireland has confirmed that it will not be passing the ECB's 0.5% increase in interest rates onto its variable rate mortgage customers....

 2022-07-21 15:53 

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Death of woman in her 50s in Limerick investigated...

The death of a woman in unexplained circumstances is being investigated by garda in Co Limerick....

 2022-07-21 15:49 

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Free contraception for women aged 17-25 from September...

In-patient charges for children under 16 will be abolished and free contraception for women aged 17-25 will be available from September ....

 2022-07-21 15:24 

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Joe Biden tests positive for Covid-19...

US President Joe Biden has tested positive for Covid-19 and is experiencing "very mild symptoms," the White House has said....

 2022-07-21 14:47 

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BBC agrees 'substantial' damages to former Royal nanny...

Prince William's former nanny has received substantial damages from the BBC after false allegations she had an affair with Prince Charles were made ahead of Martin Bashir's 1995 Panorama interview with Diana, Princess of Wales....

 2022-07-21 14:45 

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Wild tiger numbers higher than previously thought...

There are 40% more tigers in the wild than previously thought, but with a maximum of 5,578 on the prowl, they remain an endangered species, conservationists have said....

 2022-07-21 14:04 

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Guildford pub bomb planted by 'courting couple'...

The victims of the Guildford pub bombings carried out by the IRA nearly 48 years ago were unlawfully killed by a powerful time bomb planted by a "courting couple", a coroner has ruled....

 2022-07-21 13:50 

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Taoiseach lands in Singapore for last leg of Asia visit...

The Taoiseach has arrived in Singapore today on the second last day of his official visit to Asia....

 2022-07-21 13:48 

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U2 to receive Kennedy Center Honors in the US...

U2 will be recognised at the 45th Kennedy Center Honors - celebrating recipients for their contributions to American culture through the performing arts - later this year....

 2022-07-21 12:54 

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Why the ECB is raising rates and what it means for you...

The last time the European Central Bank increased interest rates, Jedward were number one, Enda Kenny was Taoiseach and Ireland was living under the influence of the troika as a result of the bailout....

 2022-07-21 12:04 

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Mayo goalkeeper breaks silence about social media abuse...

After Mayo's All-Ireland defeat against Dublin in 2016, Mayo goalkeeper Rob Hennelly speaks out for the first time about the personal abuse he was subjected to online....

 2022-07-21 12:04 

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Mayo goalkeeper breaks silence about social media abuse...

After Mayo's All-Ireland defeat against Dublin in 2016, Mayo goalkeeper Rob Hennelly speaks out for the first time about the personal abuse he was subjected to online....

 2022-07-21 11:44 

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FG TD calls for AIB management to appear at committee...

A Fine Gael TD has called for management at AIB to appear before the Oireachtas Committee on Finance next week over what he called their "callous decision" to remove cash facilities at 70 branches....

 2022-07-21 11:41 

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Shamrock Rovers fan on way home after Bulgaria arrest...

A Shamrock Rovers fan and former mascot who was arrested in Bulgaria on suspicion of travelling on a false passport said he was relieved when he was released from custody this afternoon....

 2022-07-21 11:15 

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UK court to hear Scottish referendum case in October...

Britain's Supreme Court has said it would hear a legal case in October to establish whether the Scottish government can hold an independence referendum without consent from Westminster....

 2022-07-21 11:05 

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Steve Bannon to seek dismissal of criminal charges...

Former President Donald Trump's adviser Steve Bannon will ask a federal judge to dismiss criminal charges alleging he wilfully defied a subpoena by a congressional committee investigating the 6 January attack on the US Capitol....

 2022-07-21 10:53 

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Gene therapy cut bleeding risk in haemophilia patients...

A new gene therapy has dramatically cut the risk of bleeding in people with the rare condition haemophilia B, experts have said....

 2022-07-21 10:38 

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EU awaits UK leader before move on Protocol - Coveney...

The EU will wait to see what the approach of the next UK prime minister would be before deciding its next move in response to the Northern Ireland Protocol Bill, Minister for Foreign Affairs Simon Coveney has said....

 2022-07-21 09:30 

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Three Irish sites closer to World Heritage status...

The neolithic passage tomb landscape of Co Sligo, the Transatlantic Cable in Valentia, Co Kerry, and royal sites of Ireland, like the Rock of Cashel in Co Tipperary, have moved one step closer to being considered UNESCO World Heritage sites....

 2022-07-21 08:46 

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Heavy shelling reported in southern Ukraine...

Russia has resumed supplies of gas via a major pipeline to Europe, the pipeline operator said, as Ukraine reported heavy shelling in areas in the south of the country....

 2022-07-21 07:45 

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Is your driver on the way? Taxi shortage hits home...

Getting a taxi in Dublin might feel a little like Russian roulette these days....

 2022-07-21 07:42 

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WHO decision due over global monkeypox alert...

The World Health Organization will reconvene its expert monkeypox committee to decide whether the outbreak now constitutes a global health emergency - the highest alarm it can sound....

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