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 2021-10-17 13:51 

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EU 'won't let Ireland be singled out' in Protocol row...

Ireland's EU Commissioner has said Europe will not allow Ireland to be singled out in the fallout if negotiations on the Northern Ireland Protocol end in failure....

 2021-10-17 13:00 

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One in five adults experienced harm online - survey...

One in five adults have personally experienced harm online or on social media, according to new research carried out by the Children's Rights Alliance....

 2021-10-17 13:00 

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'Mass withdrawal' of dentists from medical card scheme...

A "mass withdrawal" of dentists from a HSE scheme to treat medical card holders is leaving children and adults with special needs with only an emergency dental service, according to the HSE's national lead for oral health....

 2021-10-17 12:34 

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Review into Donegal care home abuse identifies failings...

A review into prolonged sexual abuse at a Health Service Executive-run residential care centre in Donegal says it continued due to a lack of HSE leadership, questionable care models and a difficult working environment....

 2021-10-17 11:28 

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US missionaries, family kidnapped in Haiti - reports...

About 15 American missionaries and family members were kidnapped yesterday by a gang outside the Haitian capital, a local security source has said....

 2021-10-17 09:58 

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Russian crew return after filming movie in space...

A Russian actress and a film director returned to Earth today after spending 12 days on the International Space Station shooting scenes for the first movie in orbit....

 2021-10-17 09:08 

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MPs to be given further security after Amess killing...

Britain is considering a number of options to boost the security of MPs after a parliamentarian was stabbed to death during a meeting with constituents, Home Secretary Priti Patel said today....

 2021-10-17 07:10 

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Vaccines effective despite rise in cases - De Gascun...

It is likely that Covid-19 case numbers will rise as restrictions ease, but this does not mean that vaccines are not effective, Dr Cillian De Gascun has said....

 2021-10-17 07:10 

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53 more people in hospital with Covid, 1,380 new cases...

The Department of Health has been notified of 1,380 new cases of Covid-19, with 459 people in hospital, up 53 since yesterday....

 2021-10-17 07:00 

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Wind down of wage supports will be full of risks...

Cast your mind back to the start of the pandemic and the focus was all about getting equipment for life support....

 2021-10-17 07:00 

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Wind down of wage supports will be full of risks...

Cast your mind back to the start of the pandemic and the focus was all about getting equipment for life support....

 2021-10-17 06:59 

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Jailed US tycoon on ventilator with Covid, lawyer says...

US real estate mogul Robert Durst, sentenced to life in prison for killing his best friend, has been placed on a ventilator after becoming infected with Covid-19, according to a US media report published yesterday....

 2021-10-17 05:00 

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'Give nightclubs a chance to reopen safely as planned'...

Businesses right across the country are on a knife-edge, as they await a decision from Government on whether the easing of Covid restrictions will go ahead as planned next Friday....

 2021-10-16 21:08 

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Agriculture emissions cuts will be 'proportionate'...

The Minister for Agriculture has said Irish agriculture will not have to make the same level of greenhouse gas emission cuts as other sectors....

 2021-10-16 17:38 

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'It's a miracle' - Family praises emergency services...

The mother of a toddler who almost drowned in a pond at her home last year has paid tribute to those who saved her life, saying it's a miracle her daughter is alive....

 2021-10-16 16:39 

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UN withdraws job offer to UK MP Matt Hancock...

Britain's former health secretary Matt Hancock has seen a United Nations job offer withdrawn....

 2021-10-16 16:34 

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Taliban plan for girls' education expected 'soon' - UN...

The Taliban is to announce a framework that allows girls to attend school in Afghanistan "soon," a senior United Nations official said....

 2021-10-16 13:17 

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Irish man found dead in swimming pool in Spain...

The Department of Foreign Affairs has said it is providing consular assistance following the death of a young Irish man in Spain....

 2021-10-16 11:06 

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Man in court charged with wife's murder in Derry...

A 59-year-old man has appeared in court charged with the murder of his wife, who was found in a burning car outside their home in Co Derry....

 2021-10-16 09:20 

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Man seriously injured in Cork shooting...

Garda in Cork have begun an investigation after a 25-year-old man was seriously injured in a shooting incident in the city last night....

 2021-10-16 09:17 

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Vaccine clinics on college campuses extended...

A push to vaccinate students and staff on college campuses will continue this Monday, Minister for Further and Higher Education Simon Harris has said....

 2021-10-16 08:14 

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National day of action in NZ to boost vaccination rates...

New Zealand vaccinated at least 2.5% of its people today as the government tries to accelerate inoculations and live with Covid-19, preliminary health ministry data showed....

 2021-10-16 07:54 

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US offers compensation over botched Afghan drone strike...

The United States has said it has offered to pay unspecified compensation to relatives of 10 people in Afghanistan including seven children who were killed by mistake in a US drone strike as American forces were completing their withdrawal....

 2021-10-16 07:20 

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NASA to launch Lucy to explore Jupiter's asteroids...

NASA is set to launch a spacecraft called Lucy on a 12-year mission to explore for the first time a group of rocky bodies known as the Jupiter Trojan asteroids, gathering new insights into the solar system's formation....

 2021-10-16 07:00 

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EU states weary of NI Protocol, Brexit and UK bad faith...

Above all, member states are tired of the protocol and Brexit, but they are also tired of what they see as British bad faith....

 2021-10-16 07:00 

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Mobile recording studio empowering asylum seekers...

A new mobile recording studio project is supporting people living in Direct Provision to make their own music....

 2021-10-16 07:00 

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Will inflation change the facts after Budget 2022?...

In the run up to the Budget, the Government's plans had been characterised as potentially "risky" and at the limit of what could be considered "prudent" by the Irish Fiscal Advisory Council.But on Budget night, according to IFAC, the G...

 2021-10-16 07:00 

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The broken supply chain: Many factors, no easy fix...

A series of unfortunate events - most of which happened thousands of kilometres away - will mean less choice and higher prices in Irish shops this Christmas, writes Adam Maguire....

 2021-10-16 07:00 

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Covid-19 case surge: Pause for thought, but not panic...

Around 10 days ago, things were looking quite positive with the Covid-19 trends and then something happened to cause a rise in the key metrics....

 2021-10-16 06:56 

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Police treating killing of UK MP as terrorist incident...

The fatal stabbing of Conservative MP Sir David Amess has been declared a terrorist incident, Metropolitan Police have confirmed....

 2021-10-15 23:28 

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Volcano disaster experts hail new skeleton discovery...

A skeleton discovered in the ancient Roman city of Herculaneum, destroyed along with nearby Pompeii by Mount Vesuvius' eruption nearly 2,000 years ago, could offer fresh insights into the disaster, according to experts....

 2021-10-15 19:58 

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Mother guilty of manslaughter of newborn baby girl...

A woman has been found guilty of the manslaughter and neglect of her newborn baby girl in a trial at Waterford Circuit Criminal Court....

 2021-10-15 17:52 

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Dept to discuss substitute supply with teacher colleges...

The Department of Education said it plans to meet the teacher training colleges in the coming days to see how students could be freed up to supply substitute cover in primary schools....

 2021-10-15 17:46 

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'Hearts full of shock' after MP's murder, says Johnson...

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has expressed heartfelt shock after Conservative colleague David Amess was stabbed to death, lauding him as "one of the kindest, nicest, most gentle people in politics"....

 2021-10-15 17:09 

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Expelled pupil to admit to 17 murders at Florida school...

Nikolas Cruz, the former student accused of a 2018 shooting rampage at a high school in Parkland, Florida, will plead guilty to murdering 17 people, his lawyer told a court today....

 2021-10-15 15:37 

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Missing woman in German floods found dead in Rotterdam...

The body of a woman reported missing in deadly floods that struck western Germany in July has been found in Rotterdam, likely transported by the Rhine river 300 kilometres across the border, according to German police....

 2021-10-15 15:35 

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US to lift curbs for vaccinated foreign travellers...

The White House has said it will lift Covid-19 travel restrictions for fully vaccinated foreign nationals from 8 November....

 2021-10-15 14:38 

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Woman apologises for causing death of friend in crash...

A 26-year-old woman who has admitted careless driving causing the death of her 17-year-old friend in Co Monaghan almost ten years ago has apologised, although she says she has no recollection of what happened....

 2021-10-15 14:30 

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33 killed, 74 injured in Afghan suicide bombing...

A suicide bomber attacked a Shia mosque in the southern Afghan city of Kandahar during Friday prayers, Taliban officials said, killing at least 33 people and injuring 74 others....

 2021-10-15 14:28 

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Anglo Irish Treaty documents go on display in London...

For the first time since 6 December 1921, the two copies of Anglo Irish Treaty have been reunited in the city they were created in. Both copies have lain in archives for 100 years, unseen by the general public until now....

 2021-10-15 14:03 

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Investigations into alleged abuse at Donegal care home...

The Health Service Executive said it has been asked by garda to delay the publication of a report while investigations continue into allegations of sexual abuse by a former resident at a Donegal care home....

 2021-10-15 13:45 

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UK MP David Amess stabbed several times...

A man has been arrested after UK Conservative MP David Amess was reportedly stabbed several times at a surgery in his Southend West constituency....

 2021-10-15 13:45 

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Counter-terrorism probe into stabbing of UK MP Amess...

UK Conservative Party MP David Amess has died after he was stabbed several times at a constituency meeting in his Southend West constituency....

 2021-10-15 13:38 

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People acknowledged they were taking more risks - ESRI...

The Economic and Social Research Institute has said its latest research for public health indicates that daily social activity has increased, but many people report a high degree of worry as pandemic restrictions have eased....

 2021-10-15 12:37 

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Minister for Justice 'concerned' over 999 garda calls...

The Minister for Justice Heather Humphries has said she is concerned that garda are continuing to cancel 999 calls without going through the proper procedure and in spite of the ongoing public controversy surrounding the issue....

 2021-10-15 12:29 

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German SPD, Greens and FDP want coalition talks...

Germany's Finance Minister Olaf Scholz has said the Social Democrats, the Greens and the liberal Free Democrats have forged a preliminary agreement to build the country's next government....

 2021-10-15 12:21 

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Major removal of restrictions still likely: Coveney...

The Minister for Foreign Affairs, Simon Coveney, has said he still believes there will be a significant removal of Covid-19 restrictions at the end of next week....

 2021-10-15 11:05 

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French trains to ditch plastic water bottles...

French national train operator SNCF has announced it will no longer sell water in plastic bottles on its services, saying the move would reduce the waste from roughly two million drinks....

 2021-10-15 10:52 

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Elective care reduced or stopped in some hospitals...

Elective care in some hospitals has been reduced or stopped due to the pressure on services, the CEO of the Health Service Executive has said....

 2021-10-15 10:08 

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Husband due in court over Tirop stabbing...

The husband of Kenyan double world championships medallist Agnes Tirop, who was stabbed to death in a killing that has shocked her home country and the world of athletics, is due in court after a dramatic late-night arrest....

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