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 2021-11-10 11:18 

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Tributes paid to boy hit by sliotar at Kilkenny school...

Tributes have been paid to a 13-year-old who died following an incident at a school in Co Kilkenny....

 2021-11-10 10:32 

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EU readies Belarus sanctions as border tensions rise...

Migrants trapped in Belarus made multiple attempts to force their way into Poland overnight, Warsaw said, announcing that it had reinforced the border as the European Union prepares to impose sanctions on Belarus over the crisis....

 2021-11-10 10:29 

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EU court upholds 2.4bn fine on Google...

The European Union's second-highest court has upheld a 2.4 billion fine on Google by anti-trust authorities in Brussels for search engine dominance....

 2021-11-10 10:18 

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Triggering Article 16 'a bombastic move' - Hain...

A former Northern Ireland Secretary has told an Oireachtas committee that triggering Article 16 would be "a very aggressive and bombastic move"....

 2021-11-10 10:08 

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EU to decide on Moderna for children within 2 months...

The EU's drug watchdog said it expects to decide within two months whether to approve Moderna's Covid-19 vaccine for children aged six to 11....

 2021-11-10 09:01 

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Is your electric car as eco-friendly as you thought?...

Electric vehicles (EVs) are a powerful weapon in the world's battle to beat global warming, yet their impact varies hugely from nation-to-nation and in some places they pollute more than petrol models, data shows....

 2021-11-10 08:39 

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Supercomputer to aid climate research - Met ireann...

A new supercomputer will improve short-term weather forecasting and help communities become more resilient to climate change, Met ireann has said....

 2021-11-10 08:18 

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Up to 30 PCR tests repeated each month - HSE...

The Health Service Executive has said that around 25 to 30 repeat PCR tests are conducted each month, after issues arise with the first test....

 2021-11-10 08:09 

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NI manufacturers see benefits of Protocol...

An organisation representing most manufacturing businesses north of the border has said the vast majority view the Northern Ireland Protocol as an opportunity rather than an obstacle....

 2021-11-10 07:18 

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Trump loses bid to block records of Capitol attack...

A US judge has ruled White House records be released to a Congressional committee investigating the Capitol riot, despite former President Donald Trump's attempts to keep them secret....

 2021-11-10 07:03 

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UN climate agency publishes draft of final Glasgow deal...

The United Nations climate agency has published a first draft of the political decision countries will issue at the end of the COP26 summit....

 2021-11-10 07:00 

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Offaly teen to talk farming and climate with Taoiseach...

A Co Offaly teenager will meet Taoiseach Michel Martin to share her views on the importance of creating an open dialogue between farmers and climate activists....

 2021-11-10 06:57 

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Electronic tagging of sex offenders under new law...

Minister for Justice Helen McEntee has published legislation that will allow for the electronic tagging of sex offenders in some circumstances....

 2021-11-10 06:43 

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Australian man uses pocket knife to fight off crocodile...

A 60-year-old Australian man escaped the jaws of a large crocodile by stabbing it repeatedly in the head with his pocket knife as it dragged him into a river, local authorities said....

 2021-11-10 06:08 

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Covid cases spike in Greece, hospitals under pressure...

Greece is experiencing a fourth wave of Covid, Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis has warned as daily infections hit their highest since the pandemic began, with hospitals starting to buckle under the pressure of rising infections....

 2021-11-10 05:00 

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Renewable electricity goal 'technically possible'...

The operator of the national grid has said the goal for Ireland to run on 70% renewable electricity by 2030 is "technically possible to achieve" but the process will be "complex and uncertain."...

 2021-11-10 05:00 

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Rents continue to rise as availability plummets...

Average rents for residential properties were 6.8% higher in the third quarter of the year compared to the same period in 2020, according to the latest rental report from the website Daft.ie....

 2021-11-09 23:04 

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Garda in Cork arrested and suspended from duty...

A garda has been arrested and questioned as part of an investigation into the sending of letters containing allegations against other members of the force....

 2021-11-09 20:59 

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Civil rights activist Austin Currie dies aged 82...

Former Fine Gael TD and Northern Ireland civil rights activist Austin Currie has died aged 82....

 2021-11-09 20:37 

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Marie Antoinette's bracelets sell for 7m at auction...

Two diamond bracelets once belonging to Marie Antoinette and imbued with her "glamour, glory and drama" according to Christie's auction house, sold for more than 7 million today....

 2021-11-09 19:36 

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Nobel Laureate Malala Yousafzai gets married...

Nobel Laureate Malala Yousafzai has announced she has got married in the UK....

 2021-11-09 18:27 

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Facebook gives estimate of bullying on its platforms...

Facebook has for the first time disclosed the prevalence of bullying and harassment on its platform, saying such content was seen between 14 and 15 times per every 10,000 views on the site in the third quarter....

 2021-11-09 18:20 

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Search in France for girl, 17, missing while jogging...

Some 200 French police were today searching for a 17-year-old girl who went missing while jogging in a forest in the northwest, sparking new fears about the safety of young women....

 2021-11-09 17:40 

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Boy dies after being hit by sliotar at Kilkenny school...

A 13-year-old boy has died following an incident at a school in Co Kilkenny yesterday....

 2021-11-09 17:32 

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EU Green Deal: Big on ambition, fraught with division...

After more than a decade of crises, the European Union is hoping that by seizing the initiative on climate change it can restore a sense of mission and purpose....

 2021-11-09 17:08 

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Investigation into Lunney abduction ongoing - Harris...

A number of individuals are to be reported to the Director of Public Prosecutions in the next few weeks as part of the ongoing investigation into the abduction of the businessman Kevin Lunney, according to the Garda Commissioner....

 2021-11-09 16:50 

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Escaped prisoner John Mangan caught by garda...

Garda have located and arrested a man who escaped from an open prison in Co Cavan last month....

 2021-11-09 16:19 

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Mexico's anti-money laundering chief forced to resign...

The head of Mexico's financial intelligence unit (UIF) has been replaced, the government said, days after large amounts of cash were found in the possession of guests on the way to his wedding in Guatemala....

 2021-11-09 15:54 

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FitzPatrick name will remain linked to financial crisis...

To those old enough to remember the banking crisis of the late noughties, the name San FitzPatrick will mean a lot and provoke an instant reaction, writes Will Goodbody....

 2021-11-09 15:54 

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FitzPatrick name will remain linked to financial crisis...

To those old enough to remember the banking crisis of the late noughties, the name San FitzPatrick will mean a lot and provoke an instant reaction, writes Will Goodbody....

 2021-11-09 15:32 

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France advises against Moderna vaccine for under-30s...

French health authorities advised against use of the Moderna Covid vaccine for people under 30 late yesterday, after a nationwide study confirmed a slight risk of cardiac inflammation associated with mRNA vaccines....

 2021-11-09 15:10 

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Report calls for work on senior cycle schools programme...

Further research, investigation, consultation and trialing is necessary before a framework for a redeveloped senior cycle schools' programme can be developed, the State's curriculum body has told the Minister for Education....

 2021-11-09 14:48 

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Instagram users bark up wrong tree with pet photo trend...

Instagram is working to make one of its features clearer after millions of people appeared to be misled by a viral trend claiming a tree would be planted for every pet photo they shared on the platform....

 2021-11-09 14:09 

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Sen FitzPatrick - the man behind Anglo Irish Bank...

Sen FitzPatrick became well-known for the role he played in the rapid expansion and subsequent collapse of Anglo Irish Bank, following the property crash over a decade ago....

 2021-11-09 13:57 

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World heading for 2.4C global warming - report...

The world is heading for at least 2.4C of global warming with the climate action countries have pledged to take in the next decade, analysis warns....

 2021-11-09 12:48 

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3m interim settlement awarded over baby's brain injury...

The High Court has approved an interim settlement of 3 million in the case of an 18-month-old girl who suffered severe brain damage when she was allegedly discharged from hospital without antibiotics after surgery....

 2021-11-09 12:39 

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Committee hears calls for reform of Leaving Cert exams...

An Oireachtas committee has heard calls for school-based assessment to continue - rather than exams - until the Leaving Cert is reformed....

 2021-11-09 11:37 

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EU restricts visa access on Belarus over migrant crisis...

European Union governments have partially suspended a visa facilitation deal for Belarusian officials in response to a "hybrid attack" that Brussels says Minsk is waging by pushing migrants across its borders with Poland and Lithuania....

 2021-11-09 10:57 

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ISME sharply critical of UK Article 16 threat...

The body representing Irish SMEs has sharply criticised the UK's threat to trigger Article 16 of the Northern Ireland Protocol, potentially over the role of the European Court of Justice (ECJ)....

 2021-11-09 10:11 

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Quantum Leap actor Dean Stockwell dies aged 85...

American actor Dean Stockwell, who starred in and TV series Quantum Leap and several David Lynch movies, died on Sunday at the age of 85....

 2021-11-09 10:01 

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Cuppa at COP26: Reaching agreement is no small feat...

What can we make sure that countries follow all the commitments they sign up to at COP26? The simple answer is "we can't", according to Emeritus Professor John Sweeney from Maynooth University....

 2021-11-09 09:51 

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MetroLink postponed for ten years - NTA draft strategy...

Dublin's MetroLink has officially been postponed for another ten years, according to a draft strategy published by the National Transport Authority (NTA)....

 2021-11-09 09:49 

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Number of patients with Covid-19 in hospital at 520...

The number of patients with Covid-19 in hospital has increased to 520, up 22 on the same time yesterday morning....

 2021-11-09 09:38 

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Former Anglo Irish Bank CEO Sen FitzPatrick dies...

The death has taken place of the former chief executive and chairman of Anglo Irish Bank Sen FitzPatrick, a spokesman for his family has confirmed....

 2021-11-09 09:14 

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US court to debate religious adviser rule at executions...

The US Supreme Court will consider a death row prisoner's request that his pastor be allowed to touch him during his execution, a case that could determine the role of religious advisers in death chambers....

 2021-11-09 08:26 

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China plans to go green - just not yet...

Without a dramatic change of course from China, the target to keep global warming to 1.5C is nothing but hot air, writes Yvonne Murray in Taipei...

 2021-11-09 07:29 

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Cabinet due to be updated on Covid booster programme...

The Cabinet will hold its weekly meeting in Dublin this morning, with ministers due to be updated about Covid-19 case numbers, the booster programme and compliance issues in the hospitality sector....

 2021-11-09 07:19 

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US couple sues IVF clinic over baby mix-up...

A US woman and her husband are suing a fertility clinic they say implanted a stranger's baby, lawyers have said....

 2021-11-09 07:09 

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Thousands protest Covid restrictions in New Zealand...

Thousands of demonstrators marched on the New Zealand parliament to protest against Covid-19 restrictions, prompting a major police deployment at the Wellington building known as the Beehive....

 2021-11-09 07:00 

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Trinity expert helps bring Babylonian to big screen...

An academic at Trinity College Dublin has helped Hollywood breathe new life into a long-dead language....

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