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 2022-06-25 02:19 

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Two dead and 10 wounded in Norway shooting...

Two people were killed and around 10 wounded in a shooting at a nightclub in Norway's capital Oslo, Norwegian police said....

 2022-06-24 20:49 

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Woman denied abortion in Malta is treated in Spain...

A pregnant American woman who suffered heavy bleeding while on holiday on Malta but was denied an abortion has flown to Spain where she is "out of harm's way", her partner said today....

 2022-06-24 16:59 

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Judge says character referees should be cross-examined...

A High Court judge has said that character referees for convicted criminals should have to come to court to be cross-examined....

 2022-06-24 16:20 

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Woman to be sentenced in July for manslaughter of baby...

A woman who was found guilty last year of the manslaughter of her newborn baby daughter in 2018 is due to be sentenced on 5 July....

 2022-06-24 15:48 

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How abortion became a divisive issue in US politics...

Since the US Supreme Court's Roe v Wade decision legalised abortion nationwide in1973, the issue has become one of the defining fault lines in US politics, with Democratic politicians firmly supporting abortion rights and Republican lawmakers lining u...

 2022-06-24 15:38 

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How Trump's justices led way to overturning Roe ruling...

Seventeen months after leaving office, former US President Donald Trump delivered on one of his major campaign promises...

 2022-06-24 15:23 

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Pelosi condemns court's 'cruel' ruling...

The Speaker of the US House of Representatives Nancy Pelosi has condemned what she said was a "cruel" ruling by the Supreme Court to overturn the constitutional right to abortion....

 2022-06-24 15:12 

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US Supreme Court overturns Roe v Wade abortion law...

The US Supreme Court has overturned the landmark Roe v Wade ruling that legalised abortion across America....

 2022-06-24 14:23 

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Homeless figures up for fifth month in a row to 10,325...

The number of people in emergency homeless accommodation has risen again for the fifth consecutive month, according to new figures from the Department of Housing, Heritage and Local Government....

 2022-06-24 13:32 

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UN says real risk of multiple famines this year...

There is a "real risk"of multiple famines this year, UN chief Antonio Guterres has said and urged ministers meeting on food security to take practical steps to stabilise food markets and reduce commodity price volatility....

 2022-06-24 12:43 

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Govt 'very much aware' of cost of living pressures...

Minister for Foreign Affairs Simon Coveney has said the Government is "very much aware" of the pressure families are under due to the cost of living crisis....

 2022-06-24 12:42 

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Man seriously injured in Dublin shooting...

A man is being treated for serious injuries after a shooting incident in Dublin this morning....

 2022-06-24 12:00 

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Wildfire rages on Turkish coast where officials warned...

Firefighters were tackling a wildfire for a third day today in southwest Turkey, where municipal officials have warned that national authorities are unprepared even after last year's devastating fires revealed a lack of planes and personnel....

 2022-06-24 11:54 

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Permanent TSB shareholders approve Ulster Bank deal...

Permanent TSB shareholders have today voted to approve the bank's proposed acquisition of 7.5 billion of Ulster Bank's Mortgage, SME and Asset Finance assets, in addition to 25 Ulster Bank branches....

 2022-06-24 11:29 

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38,700 Ukrainians arrived in Ireland since February...

The Central Statistics Office has said that 38,700 Ukrainians have arrived in Ireland since the Russian invasion on 24 February....

 2022-06-24 11:18 

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Spell of warm weather to end with wind, rain on the way...

The spell of good weather that Ireland has basked in this week is set to end with an "unseasonably cold, wet and windy day" ahead for tomorrow....

 2022-06-24 10:43 

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Hundreds of migrants storm border fence...

Hundreds of migrants stormed the border separating Spain's Melilla enclave from Morocco today, the first such attempted mass crossing into the territory since the two nations mended diplomatic ties in March....

 2022-06-24 10:14 

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EU Commission rejects criticism of GDPR monitoring...

The European Commission has described as "unfounded" claims that it does not collect sufficient information to monitor the implementation of data protection rules in Ireland....

 2022-06-24 10:11 

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Norway court sentences man after knife and arrow attack...

A Norway court has sentenced a Danish man to full-time psychiatric care after he pleaded guilty to stabbing five people to death and shooting a bow and arrow in an attack last year....

 2022-06-24 10:06 

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Ryanair cabin staff strike cancels flights in Europe...

Some cabin crew at Ryanair went on strike in Belgium, Spain and Portugal today in a dispute over pay and working conditions, causing limited disruption as the budget airline cancelled dozens of flights that left hundreds of passengers stranded....

 2022-06-24 08:57 

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Conservatives are 'absolutely imploding,' says Starmer...

British Labour Party leader Keir Starmer has said the Conservatives were "absolutely imploding" following the resignation of Tory party co-chairman Oliver Dowden....

 2022-06-24 08:11 

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US gun laws: Grand experiment put to the test...

The ruling by the US Supreme Court restricting states' rights to regulate the carrying of guns by Americans is almost certain to lead to a rush of litigation seeking to overturn other gun laws....

 2022-06-24 08:04 

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Two men due in court over drug, cash seizures...

Two men are due in court today charged in relation to cash and drugs seizures in Dublin yesterday....

 2022-06-24 07:22 

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Afghan authorities end search for earthquake survivors...

Authorities in Afghanistan have ended the search for survivors of an earthquake that killed 1,000 people, a senior official has said, adding that supplies of medicine and other critical aid were inadequate....

 2022-06-24 07:08 

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Singapore eases Covid curbs for migrant workers...

Migrant workers in Singapore no longer need special permission to leave their dormitories from today, after two years of coronavirus curbs, but campaigners have criticised a decision to maintain some "discriminatory" restrictions....

 2022-06-24 06:49 

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EU leaders to discuss worsening economic outlook...

EU leaders resume their two day summit in Brussels today focusing on Europe's worsening economic outlook....

 2022-06-24 06:30 

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Ukrainian troops 'will have to leave' Sievierodonetsk...

Ukrainian troops will "have to be withdrawn" from the mostly Russian-occupied battleground city of Sievierodonetsk, the regional governor has said....

 2022-06-24 06:19 

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US Senate advances breakthrough gun safety bill...

The US Senate has voted in favour of new gun laws, introduced in the wake of the Uvalde school shooting last month in which 19 children and two teachers died....

 2022-06-24 06:00 

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Uvalde faces 'mental health desert' after mass shooting...

Today marks exactly one month since the mass shooting at Robb Elementary school in Uvalde, Texas killed 19 children and two teachers....

 2022-06-24 06:00 

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Asking prices for homes up almost 11% - MyHome.ie...

Cost-of-living concerns and rising interest rates will slow the demand for houses in the second half of the year, according to the latest house price report from MyHome.ie....

 2022-06-24 04:07 

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Conservatives lose two crunch by-elections...

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's leadership of the Tory party suffered a double blow as voters rejected the Conservatives in two crunch by-elections....

 2022-06-24 00:00 

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Focus on security as airport braces for busy weekend...

Dublin Airport is expecting its busiest weekend since before the pandemic, with more than 200,000 people expected to depart from there between now and Monday....

 2022-06-23 23:30 

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Research claims Covid jab 'saved 20m lives in a year'...

Around 20 million lives around the world were saved thanks to the Covid-19 jabs in the first year of the vaccine programme, according to new estimates....

 2022-06-23 22:06 

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How many people are seeking asylum in Ireland?...

Almost 5,000 people have applied for asylum in Ireland so far this year. At that pace, 2022 could be a record year for refugee applications. Here are some answers to key questions about the increase....

 2022-06-23 21:53 

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US ex-AG recalls Trump election pressure on officials...

Donald Trump pressured top Justice Department officials nearly daily in the run-up to the 6 January, 2021, attack on the US Capitol, urging officials to reverse his 2020 election defeat so that he could illegally hold onto power....

 2022-06-23 20:38 

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Afghan man in Ireland fearful for family back home...

An Afghan man who has been living in Ireland since 2016 has expressed his fear and worry for his family back home after an earthquake in the struggling nation killed 1,000 people....

 2022-06-23 19:36 

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Bill proposes to lower voting age to 16...

A Junior Minister has told the Dil that he believes a proposal to lower the voting age to 16 will progress following its consideration by the new body overseeing elections....

 2022-06-23 19:22 

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McAfee body still in Spanish morgue year after death...

The body of software entrepreneur John McAfee has remained at a morgue in Spain a year after his death....

 2022-06-23 18:07 

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Mothers with cancer seek right to defer maternity leave...

The Irish Cancer Society has launched a campaign for the laws on maternity leave to be changed for cancer patients....

 2022-06-23 17:31 

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Vatican to publish WWII letters to pope from Jews...

The Vatican will publish thousands of letters to the pope in an online archive from Jews in Europe seeking help during World War II, including liberation from Nazi concentration camps....

 2022-06-23 16:30 

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Increase in number of people in hospital with Covid-19...

The number of people with Covid-19 in hospital has more than doubled over the last two weeks....

 2022-06-23 16:04 

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Seven held after major Dublin drugs and cash seizures...

Seven men are being questioned in connection with a series of drugs and cash seizures from organised crime gangs in Dublin....

 2022-06-23 15:42 

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US Supreme Court backs right to carry guns in public...

The US Supreme Court has ruled that Americans have a fundamental right to carry firearms in public in a landmark decision that will prevent states from restricting people carrying guns....

 2022-06-23 15:18 

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Iarnrd ireann agrees five-year pay deal with unions...

Iarnrd ireann has agreed a pay and productivity deal with unions that provides a 10.5% pay increase over five years....

 2022-06-23 15:12 

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Macron 'compromise' call meets opposition resistance...

France is risking prolonged political deadlock after opposition parties gave a frosty reception to President Emmanuel Macron's call for "compromises"; to keep France governable after an indecisive parliamentary election....

 2022-06-23 15:00 

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Eight convicted for stealing Banksy work from Bataclan...

A French court has convicted eight men for the theft and handling of a Banksy painting paying homage to the victims of the 2015 attack on the Bataclan concert hall in Paris....

 2022-06-23 14:22 

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Mica grant scheme 'unworkable and inflexible' - Doherty...

The Oireachtas Housing Committee has been told that the current defective concrete block grant scheme is unworkable and inflexible....

 2022-06-23 13:57 

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Austria to scrap mandatory Covid vaccination...

The Austrian government has said it will scrap the country's controversial policy of mandatory vaccination against the coronavirus, just months after it became law....

 2022-06-23 13:00 

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McGregor could face further charges, court told...

Mixed martial arts fighter Conor McGregor has been remanded on continuing bail pending possible "further charges" in his dangerous driving prosecution in Dublin....

 2022-06-23 12:50 

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UK to reinvestigate police's handling of serial murders...

The British police watchdog is to reinvestigate the Metropolitan Police in Greater London over their initial handling of the murders of four young men by serial killer Stephen Port....

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