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 2022-04-29 12:02 

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Ireland's first large-scale solar farm opens in Wicklow...

The first large-scale ground mounted solar farm to supply electricity to the Irish grid has been opened near Ashford in Co Wicklow and is now operational....

 2022-04-29 10:49 

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Over 3,000 migrants lost at sea on way to Europe - UN...

More than 3,000 people died or went missing in the Mediterranean and Atlantic while trying to reach Europe last year - double the toll from 2020, the United Nations has said....

 2022-04-29 10:48 

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Over 11,000 people applied to join garda...

More than 11,000 people applied to become a garda in the force's latest recruitment drive, which saw an increase in the numbers from different ethnic backgrounds applying....

 2022-04-29 10:34 

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Euro zone inflation rises to new high of 7.5% in April...

Inflation across the euro area is forecast to have risen to 7.5% in April, according to the latest "flash" estimate from EU's statistical service Eurostat....

 2022-04-29 10:33 

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Man sentenced to life for murder of Jennifer Poole...

A 30-year-old man has been sentenced to life in prison for murdering his partner at her home in Dublin last year....

 2022-04-29 10:00 

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Concern over future safeguarding of disability services...

Failure to address poor governance and oversight arrangements in HSE Disability Services in the northwest could lead to safeguarding issues in the future, according to HIQA....

 2022-04-29 08:37 

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Russia confirms strike on Kyiv during UN visit...

Follow the latest developments on day 65 of the Russian invasion of Ukraine....

 2022-04-29 08:25 

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Taliban supreme leader urges world to recognise govt...

Afghanistan's supreme leader has called again for the international community to recognise the Taliban government, saying the world had become a "small village" and proper diplomatic relations would help solve the country's problems....

 2022-04-29 08:20 

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First-time buyers facing 'less and less' choice...

First-time buyers are facing less and less choice as the State is buying one in four new houses, according to a senior lecturer in housing....

 2022-04-29 07:23 

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KBC Bank Ireland extends current account closure notice...

KBC Bank Ireland said it has decided to extend the notice period for the closure of current accounts from 90 days to six months....

 2022-04-29 07:13 

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Work and living standards on the minds of young voters...

The Northern Ireland Assembly election is less than a week away, and for hundreds of thousands of young people it is a chance to identify the political issues that matter most to them as they consider who will get their vote....

 2022-04-29 07:11 

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AIB in talks for Ulster Bank's tracker mortgages...

AIB said it has started exclusive discussions with NatWest for the acquisition of about 6 billion of Ulster Bank performing tracker and linked mortgages....

 2022-04-29 07:04 

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Russia accused of stoking divisions in Bosnia...

As war rages in Ukraine, more than a thousand miles away in Bosnia observers are warning that Russia is fanning the embers of separatism which could spell trouble for the deeply divided Balkan country....

 2022-04-29 06:46 

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Tagging and monitoring of prisoners cost over 1m...

The Government is proposing a law to give courts the power to tag sex offenders, despite the Irish Prison Service abandoning electronic tagging because of value for money concerns....

 2022-04-29 06:39 

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US reports its first human case of H5 bird flu...

The first known human case of H5 bird flu in the United States has appeared in a person in Colorado, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has said....

 2022-04-29 06:29 

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South Korea to end outdoor mask mandate...

South Korea will lift its outdoor mask mandate next week in response to a steady drop in Covid-19 cases after an Omicron-fuelled surge....

 2022-04-29 06:22 

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12 injured in clashes at Jerusalem's Al-Aqsa mosque...

At least 12 Palestinians were injured during clashes at at Jerusalem's Al-Aqsa Mosque - Islam's third-holiest site - the Palestinian Red Crescent said....

 2022-04-29 06:10 

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Ukraine hopes to evacuate civilians from Mariupol...

Ukraine hopes to evacuate civilians who are holed up with Ukrainian fighters in the vast Azovstal steel plant in the southern city of Mariupol....

 2022-04-29 06:00 

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NI Assembly election 2022: Battle for Unionism...
 2022-04-29 06:00 

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Katie Taylor: Winning titles and breaking barriers...

As Katie Taylor faces her toughest test in the ring against Amanda Serrano in New York this weekend, Paul O'Flynn traces her journey to greatness and what made her the fighter she is today....

 2022-04-29 06:00 

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SF win would see NI's first Nationalist Fist Minister...

The Stormont Assembly election next week could bring about truly historic political change, writes RT Northern Ireland Editor Vincent Kearney....

 2022-04-29 06:00 

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Katie Taylor: Winning titles and breaking barriers...

As Katie Taylor faces her toughest test in the ring against Amanda Serrano in New York this weekend, Paul O'Flynn traces her journey to greatness and what made her the fighter she is today....

 2022-04-28 21:47 

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Canada to prosecute crimes on the Moon...

Canadian politicians have passed an amendment to the nation's Criminal Code to allow for the prosecution of crimes committed on the Moon....

 2022-04-28 20:39 

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'People can make a difference' - Climate scientist...

The top scientist who issued the stark "now or never" warning on climate change told Fran McNulty that he's still hopeful we can avert the worst impacts of global warming....

 2022-04-28 18:52 

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Three Ireland refunds 335k to overcharged customers...

Three Ireland has issued 334,970 in refunds to customers and has paid the Commission for Communications Regulation (ComReg) 30,000 in lieu of prosecution....

 2022-04-28 18:25 

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Man charged over two attempted murders in Dublin...

A Dublin man has been remanded in custody after garda charged him with the attempted murders of two men in the capital....

 2022-04-28 18:14 

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'Missed opportunities' over diagnosis, inquest hears...

An inquest into the death of a young mother who died a week after she gave birth to her third child at a maternity hospital in Dublin, heard claims there were "many missed opportunities" to diagnose that she had contracted a life-threatening infec...

 2022-04-28 17:53 

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Wildlife trust disappointed with Teagasc fire advice...

Conservation organisation The Irish Wildlife Trust has expressed disappointment with a discussion paper from Teagasc....

 2022-04-28 17:47 

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412 Covid patients treated in hospital, 36 in ICU...

The number of patients with Covid-19 in hospitals has reduced to 412 today, official figures show....

 2022-04-28 17:36 

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CCPC approves AIB purchase of Ulster Bank loans...

The Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (CCPC) has given clearance for AIB's proposed purchase of Ulster Bank's 4.2bn performing commercial loan book....

 2022-04-28 17:07 

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Pair face trial for hospice property sale fraud...

A former head of finance at the country's largest hospice is to face trial on a charge of deception arising out of an alleged loss making sale of a property by the hospice....

 2022-04-28 16:29 

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Transfer of St Vincent's from religious order complete...

The St Vincent's Healthcare Group (SVHG) has said it has today completed the legal transfer of the Religious Sisters of Charity's (RSC) shareholding in the group to a new company, St Vincent's Holdings CLG....

 2022-04-28 15:54 

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Getaway driver jailed for role in Wayne Whelan murder...

The getaway driver in the "cold-blooded assassination" of convicted criminal Wayne Whelan, who was shot dead before his body was found in a burning car, has been jailed for four-and-a-half years....

 2022-04-28 14:40 

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Harrington out of World Championships due to injury...

Kellie Harrington has been forced to withdraw from next month's Women's World Championships in Istanbul due to injury....

 2022-04-28 14:34 

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Water safety appeal ahead of May bank holiday weekend...

Water safety organisations are urging people to act safely around bodies of water ahead of the May bank holiday weekend....

 2022-04-28 13:41 

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Aramark awarded contract for refugee centres...

Catering group Aramark has been given the contract for providing meals for refugees from Ukraine without going through the regular procurement process....

 2022-04-28 13:34 

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Retrofitting programme meeting standards, Ryan says...

Proper standards are being met in the national retrofitting programme, the Minister for the Environment has said in the Dil....

 2022-04-28 12:27 

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Moderna seeks approval for Covid jab for kids under 6...

Moderna has said it asked US regulators to authorise its Covid-19 vaccine for children under the age of six. If approved, it would make it the first jab against the coronavirus available for those under five years old....

 2022-04-28 12:16 

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Santina's father says he trusted partner with daughter...

The father of a two-year old girl who was found critically injured in his partner's apartment in Cork three years ago, has said he trusted her with his daughter and could never imagine her harming her....

 2022-04-28 11:59 

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Taoiseach calls for quick election response in NI...

The Taoiseach has appealed for political parties in Northern Ireland to move quickly to establish a government following elections next Thursday....

 2022-04-28 11:51 

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New home completions jump by 44% in Q1 - CSO...

New figures from the Central Statistics Office show that the first quarter of this year saw the highest level of new dwelling home of any first quarter since the CSO series began in 2011....

 2022-04-28 11:38 

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Africa seeing uptick in Covid cases - WHO...

Africa is seeing an uptick in Covid-19 cases largely driven by a doubling in cases reported in South Africa, the World Health Organization has said....

 2022-04-28 11:26 

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Turf burning 'fading out over time', Minister says...

The Minister for Agriculture has called for a "sensible and balanced approach" to the move away from fossil fuels....

 2022-04-28 10:03 

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Hungary says 'no obstacle' to deal on EU recovery funds...

Hungary sees no obstacles to signing an agreement with Brussels about the release of EU recovery funds, Prime Minister Viktor Orban's chief of staff has said....

 2022-04-28 10:00 

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Calls for Surrogacy committee witnesses to be respected...

The chairperson of the committee on international surrogacy has called for members to treat witnesses in a "respectful way without causing hurt"....

 2022-04-28 09:50 

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'Ida' removed from UN agency's hurricane roster...

The death and destruction caused by Hurricane Ida in the United States last year has prompted the World Meteorological Organization to remove the name from a rotating list of storm titles....

 2022-04-28 09:14 

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Alliance bids for dissatisfied Unionists post-Brexit...

Some unionists might vote for Alliance in the aftermath of Brexit which has been "completely mishandled" by the DUP, Alliance Party leader Naomi Long has said....

 2022-04-28 09:03 

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10 pitches of rainforest lost per minute in 2021...

Huge swathes of tropical rainforest were burned or hacked down for cattle and crops last year, led by destruction in Brazil, researchers said, warning that climate change itself is making it harder to reverse the losses....

 2022-04-28 08:58 

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Trump feared being hit by 'very dangerous' fruit...

Former US president Donald Trump testified under oath that he feared protesters would pelt him with "very dangerous" fruit like pineapples, tomatoes, and bananas saying: "You can get killed with those things."...

 2022-04-28 08:28 

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Concern over risk posed to staff in psychiatric units...

The General Secretary of the Psychiatric Nurses Association (PNA) has voiced concern that some psychiatric patients with "very challenging behaviour" are being placed in acute admission units which are putting "staff and other patients at risk...

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