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 2022-07-19 20:29 

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How climate change is driving heatwaves in Europe...

Europe is in the grip of a record-breaking heatwave and wildfires are raging across the Mediterranean. Here's how climate change drives these events....

 2022-07-19 20:05 

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'They didn't impact at all' - Russians on the effect of sanctions...

In the rural Russian town of Tikhoretsk, support for Vladimir Putin's 'Special Military Operation' in Ukraine is high, and residents say Western sanctions do not impact them....

 2022-07-19 18:55 

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Improvement in fight against human trafficking - report...

Ireland has improved its ranking in how it handles human trafficking according to the latest worldwide 'Trafficking in Persons' report....

 2022-07-19 17:59 

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Champions League: Ludogorets v Shamrock Rovers updates...

Live updates from tonight's Champions League first leg as Stephen Bradley's side face a daunting trip to Bulgaria to face Ludogorets. Kick-off at 6.45pm...

 2022-07-19 17:51 

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Taoiseach defends change to refugee visa requirements...

The Taoiseach has defended a change to refugee visa requirements, saying that it was a necessary response to the rising number of people seeking international protection....

 2022-07-19 16:42 

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The UK's hottest day part of warming trend...

Nine of the UK's 12 hottest days on record since 1884 have occurred within the last two decades....

 2022-07-19 16:19 

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Europe's heatwave could persist into next week - WMO...

Europe's heatwave looks set to peak today, but temperatures may remain above normal into the middle of next week, the World Meteorological Organization said, warning that such events could occur with greater frequency in the future....

 2022-07-19 14:01 

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EU Ombudsman seeks information in Irish data inquiry...

The EU Ombudsman has asked the European Commission for more information as part of its inquiry into the monitoring of data protection rules in Ireland....

 2022-07-19 13:55 

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Woman re-arrested over fatal assault in February...

A woman has been re-arrested over the fatal assault of a man earlier this year. The incident happened at a house in Ballyconnell, Shillelagh, Co Wicklow on 10 February....

 2022-07-19 12:38 

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Efforts under way to boost NI barn owl population...

Efforts are being made in Northern Ireland to increase the barn owl population after decades of decline....

 2022-07-19 12:17 

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Hospital apologises to parents after baby boy's death...

Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital in Drogheda has apologised to the parents of a baby boy who died four days after his birth in October 2017....

 2022-07-19 12:09 

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CAB tried to serve legal documents on Daniel Kinahan...

The Criminal Assets Bureau has tried to serve legal documents on Daniel Kinahan at his business and home addresses in Dubai, the High Court heard today....

 2022-07-19 11:30 

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Refuellers at Heathrow to stage strike action this week...

A strike by refuellers at Britain's busiest airport Heathrow is set to go ahead later this week and cause delays for hundreds of flights after workers rejected a revised pay offer, labour union Unite has said....

 2022-07-19 11:05 

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WHO says Europe should act now over Covid cases...

A senior World Health Organization official has warned that countries in Europe must accelerate Covid vaccine uptake and bring back measures such as mask wearing to avoid stricter measures as autumn and winter approach....

 2022-07-19 10:22 

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Russian independent TV Rain relaunches from abroad...

The liberal-leaning Russian independent TV station Dozhd (TV Rain) resumed broadcasting yesterday evening from abroad after being forced to shut its Moscow studio following Russia's invasion of Ukraine....

 2022-07-19 10:15 

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AIB to turn 70 branches cashless, expand An Post deal...

AIB is to turn 70 of its 170 branches into cashless outlets as a result of what it has claimed is declining demand for these services....

 2022-07-19 09:29 

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Attack video aired at US shooter's death penalty trial...

A video of the Valentine's Day 2018 shooting at a high school in Florida that left 17 people dead was played at the sentencing trial of the man who admitted to carrying out the massacre....

 2022-07-19 09:11 

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Agriculture 'cannot opt out' of emissions targets...

The final Cabinet meeting before the summer break is expected to agree sectoral targets for cutting greenhouse gas emissions....

 2022-07-19 09:01 

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Over 65s urged to get second Covid booster...

The number of Covid-19 daily PCR positive infections has been stable and in the case of self-reported antigen tests, it has decreased, according to the latest weekly update from the Department of Health....

 2022-07-19 08:48 

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Flogas gas price rise of 24.1%, electricity up by 9.8%...

Flogas Energy has announced it is again increasing the prices it charges for gas and electricity....

 2022-07-19 08:31 

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EU opens membership talks with Albania, North Macedonia...

The European Union has launched membership negotiations with Albania and North Macedonia - a long-delayed step towards joining the bloc....

 2022-07-19 07:57 

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Unions say Government not serious about pay review...

Unions have accused the Government of not being serious about concluding a review of the current public sector pay deal....

 2022-07-19 07:57 

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Unions say Government not serious about pay review...

Unions have accused the Government of not being serious about concluding a review of the current public sector pay deal....

 2022-07-19 07:54 

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Twitter claims Elon Musk is 'slow walking' its lawsuit...

Twitter has accused Elon Musk of trying to "slow walk" the company's lawsuit to hold him to his $44 billion takeover and urged a September trial to ensure deal financing remains in place, according to a court filing....

 2022-07-19 07:36 

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Britain faces 40C as heatwave ripples across Europe...

Britain is now facing its highest temperatures on record, while firefighters battle heatwave-related blazes across southern Europe....

 2022-07-19 07:06 

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Temperature warning active as another hot day in store...

Another hot day is in store for Ireland, with temperatures forecast to be in the mid to high twenties, according to Met ireann....

 2022-07-19 06:58 

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Ukrainian refugees being accommodated at Gormanston...

Gormanston army camp in Co Meath will begin accommodating 150 Ukrainian refugees from today....

 2022-07-19 06:23 

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Tory MPs to vote again as rivals fight for second place...

Tory MPs will vote again later today in the Conservative leadership contest, as the race for second place intensifies with Rishi Sunak's place in the final two looking largely secure....

 2022-07-19 06:07 

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Russian strikes reported in cities across Ukraine...

Russian forces are keeping up their bombardment of cities across Ukraine, with the intense shelling of Sumy in the north, cluster bombs targeting Mykolaiv and a missile strike in Odesa in the south, authorities have said....

 2022-07-19 05:00 

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Record spending on research by universities, colleges...

Irish research organisations, such as universities and colleges, spent a record breaking 672 million on research projects last year....

 2022-07-19 04:06 

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Taoiseach begins 4-day trip to Japan and Singapore...

Taoiseach Michel Martin will today begin a 4-day official trip to Japan and Singapore....

 2022-07-19 00:01 

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Mowlam 'steered off' SF Parliamentary Oath concession...

British Prime Minister Tony Blair wanted Mo Mowlam "steered off" a plan to amend the Parliamentary Oath to the Queen to help out Sinn Fin....

 2022-07-19 00:01 

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9.3m in funding announced for online retail...

216 retailers are to receive 9.3m in grants through the latest round of a Government scheme designed to help businesses boost their online presence....

 2022-07-19 00:01 

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Bad blood between the Northern Ireland Office and UUP...

Newly released British State documents reveal just how bad relations between the Ulster Unionist Party and the Northern Ireland Office were during the negotiation of the Good Friday Agreement....

 2022-07-19 00:01 

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British withheld information on kidnapped industrialist...

The British government refused to pass on what it knew about the fate of German industrialist Thomas Niedermayer to his family because it might lead to "awkward" media attention, according to released cabinet papers....

 2022-07-19 00:01 

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Disagreement over exclusion of Sinn Fin from talks...

Newly released British government papers show serious disagreement between London and Dublin over the exclusion of Sinn Fin from political talks because of a number of IRA murders in February 1998 - just two months before the Good Friday Agreement....

 2022-07-19 00:01 

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Ahern a 'pragmatic negotiator' who could be 'ruthless'...

The British Ambassador to Dublin regarded Taoiseach Bertie Ahern as a pragmatic negotiator and deal-broker, but one who kept his own counsel and could be "ruthless"....

 2022-07-19 00:01 

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No 10 adviser proposed Celtic Rangers match in Belfast...

A special football match between Celtic and Rangers in Belfast to publicise the referendum on the Good Friday Agreement was proposed by No 10 adviser Alistair Campbell according to British cabinet papers just released....

 2022-07-18 22:36 

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Limerick fans welcome home All-Ireland champions...

After three years, over 20,000 Limerick supporters have finally got the chance to show their appreciation to the Limerick hurling team which has now delivered three All-Ireland hurling titles in a row....

 2022-07-18 18:46 

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Concerns raised regarding HSE safeguarding position...

Concerns have been raised regarding an advertisement by the HSE for a Director of Nursing in Adult Safeguarding....

 2022-07-18 18:38 

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Refugee visa rules changed amid accommodation shortage...

Refugees travelling here from safe European countries will from tomorrow be required to hold visas under a change agreed by Government....

 2022-07-18 17:45 

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Jury selection begins in trial of Steve Bannon...

Jury selection has begun in the criminal trial of Steve Bannon, a prominent former presidential aide to Donald Trump, for defying a subpoena from a congressional panel investigating last year's attack on the US Capitol by a pro-Trump mob....

 2022-07-18 17:42 

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Free Now to add 1 'technology fee' to all journeys...

Taxi-booking service Free Now has said it will introduce a 1 fee to all journeys completed with the app from 1 August....

 2022-07-18 16:57 

RTE

Brazil Amazon lost 18 trees per second in 2021 - report...

The Brazilian Amazon lost about 18 trees per second in 2021 as deforestation in the country increased by more than 20%, according to a satellite data-based report released today....

 2022-07-18 16:35 

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Irish man critical after shooting incident in Marbella...

An Irish man in his 30s is in a critical condition in hospital in Spain, after he was shot in a nightclub on the Costa Del Sol in the early hours of this morning....

 2022-07-18 15:33 

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Care, community sector workers to escalate pay dispute...

Workers in the care, community and voluntary sector are to escalate their campaign of industrial action as part of an ongoing pay dispute....

 2022-07-18 13:29 

RTE

Measures imposed to address water supply in 15 areas...

Irish Water has imposed measures including tankering and night-time restrictions on water supplies in 15 areas across the midlands and southeast as demand increases during the current hot spell, and has once again appealed for people to take "simple s...

 2022-07-18 12:39 

RTE

RT made a net surplus of 2.4m in 2021...

RT made a net surplus of 2.4m in 2021, compared to a net surplus of 7.9m in 2020....

 2022-07-18 10:31 

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People seen sleeping on floors, chairs at Citywest hub...

Photos of people sleeping on floors and chairs as recently as this morning in the transit hub at Citywest in Dublin have been shared with RT News....

 2022-07-18 10:17 

RTE

Leona Maguire's clubs go missing at Dublin Airport...

Leona Maguire's quest for a first-ever major title this week has been disrupted as her golf bag is missing ahead of the Amundi Evian Championship in golf....

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