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Ukrainian troops will "have to be withdrawn" from the mostly Russian-occupied battleground city of Sievierodonetsk, the regional governor has said....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

 2022-06-23 12:41 

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Lack of special needs school places raised in Dil...

Sinn Fin and Labour have said there are more than 100 children with special needs who still do not have a school place in September....

 2022-06-23 12:15 

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Two arrested in UK over child organ harvesting plot...

Police in Britain said a man and a woman have been charged with conspiring to arrange to bring a child to the UK to harvest organs....

 2022-06-23 12:09 

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10 million settlement for man with brain injury...

The High Court has approved a settlement of 10 million in the case of a 42-year-old man who developed a profound brain injury after alleged repeated failures to diagnose tuberculosis meningitis....

 2022-06-23 12:00 

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Students to receive Leaving Cert results on 2 September...

This year's Leaving Cert students are set to receive their exam results on Friday 2 September, the State Examinations Commission has announced....

 2022-06-23 11:29 

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Mica scheme will be updated if necessary - O'Brien...

Minister for Housing Darragh O'Brien has told the Dil that the Defective Concrete Blocks Grant Scheme will be updated if it is found that there are issues with the foundations of homes eligible for remediation....

 2022-06-23 11:13 

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British parliament to debate NI Protocol bill on Monday...

Britain's parliament will on Monday debate a proposed law that allows the government to unilaterally override parts of the Brexit deal relating to trade with Northern Ireland....

 2022-06-23 10:55 

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Inquiry into An Bord Pleanla extended...

An inquiry into alleged conflict of interest in An Bord Pleanla has been extended to the end of July....

 2022-06-23 09:38 

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Irish MEPs among the least critical of Russia - report...

Ireland is among the least critical national delegations towards Russia in the European Parliament, largely because of the influence of left MEPs, according to a report by an influential think tank....

 2022-06-23 09:20 

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WHO to make decision over monkeypox alert...

The World Health Organization is expected to decide whether to declare monkeypox a global health emergency....

 2022-06-23 08:55 

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Rain and thunderstorm warning for Munster, Connacht...

The recent spell of dry weather is set to end with a Status Yellow Rain and Thunderstorm warning issued for Munster and Connacht....

 2022-06-23 08:38 

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EU says 12 countries hit by Russia gas cuts...

A dozen European Union countries have been affected by cuts to gas supply from Russia, EU climate policy chief Frans Timmermans has said....

 2022-06-23 08:29 

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Aung Suu Kyi moved to solitary confinement in prison...

Ousted Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi has been moved from house arrest to solitary confinement in a prison compound in the military-built capital Naypyidaw, a junta spokesman has said....

 2022-06-23 07:50 

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AIB set for record tracker mortgage fine...

The Central Bank is set to hit AIB with a record fine later today for its role in the tracker mortgage issue....

 2022-06-23 07:35 

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Travellers 'over policed' in criminal justice - report...

Travellers' trust in the Irish criminal justice system is "extremely low" amid fears of wrongful arrest and excessive use of force, according to new research....

 2022-06-23 07:26 

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American swimmer Alvarez rescued by coach at Worlds...

American artistic swimmer Anita Alvarez had to be rescued from the pool by her coach at the World Aquatics Championships after losing consciousness following her solo free final routine in Budapest....

 2022-06-23 06:46 

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Medical team to be tried over death of Maradona...

Eight people who took care of football legend Diego Maradona will be tried in Argentinian courts for homicide, according to a ruling released following an investigation into his November 2020 death due to cardiac arrest....

 2022-06-23 06:46 

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Afghan authorities scramble to reach earthquake zone...

Afghan authorities are struggling to reach a remote area hit by an earthquake that has killed at least 1,000 people with poor communications and a lack of proper roads hampering their efforts, officials have said....

 2022-06-23 06:36 

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Charity warns global food crisis 'will kill millions'...

The global food crisis sparked by the war in Ukraine will kill millions by leaving the hungriest more vulnerable to infectious diseases, potentially triggering the world's next health catastrophe, the head of a major aid organisation has warned....

 2022-06-23 06:23 

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EU leaders to formally grant Ukraine candidate status...

European Union leaders will formally grant Ukraine candidate status to become a member of the bloc when they meet for a two-day summit in Brussels....

 2022-06-23 06:17 

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Census 2022: Population up to 5.1 million...

The population of the Republic of Ireland increased by 7.6% in the six years between 2016 and 2022, according to the preliminary results of Census 2022....

 2022-06-23 06:08 

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Battle for Donbas twin cities reaches 'fearsome climax'...

Moscow's massive air and artillery attacks were aimed at destroying the entire Donbas region, according to the Ukrainian president....

 2022-06-23 05:00 

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Economy to continue growing strongly this year - ESRI...

The economy will continue to grow strongly this year based on the performance of multinational companies here, according to the Economic and Social Research Institute....

 2022-06-23 00:05 

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UN gives award to Irish programme to reduce poverty...

The United Nations has awarded the Social Inclusion and Community Activation Programme (SICAP) a Public Service Award....

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