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 2021-06-06 17:34 

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David Dushman, last surviving Auschwitz liberator, dies...

David Dushman, the last surviving soldier who took part in the liberation of the Nazi death camp at Auschwitz in 1945, has died at the age of 98....

 2021-06-06 17:02 

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Meghan Markle gives birth to baby girl called Lilibet...

Britain's Duke and Duchess of Sussex are celebrating the arrival of their baby daughter, who they have named Lilibet "Lili" Diana Mountbatten-Windsor....

 2021-06-06 16:19 

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Businesses prepare for further easing of restrictions...

Final preparations are being made by businesses ahead of the further easing of Covid-19 restrictions tomorrow, when outdoor hospitality can resume, and gyms and cinemas will reopen....

 2021-06-06 16:19 

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Businesses prepare for further easing of restrictions...

Final preparations are being made by businesses ahead of the further easing of Covid-19 restrictions tomorrow, when outdoor hospitality can resume, and gyms and cinemas will reopen....

 2021-06-06 14:37 

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Walsh siblings seal spots at Olympics...

Sister and brother Michaela and Aidan Walsh have booked their places at the Tokyo Olympics after victories at the European qualifiers in Paris this afternoon....

 2021-06-06 14:33 

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New approach needed for public disorder - Ryan...

Minister for the Environment, Climate and Communications Eamon Ryan has said that he does not want baton charges and shields on the streets....

 2021-06-06 14:16 

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Covid-19: 313 new cases, with 27 people in ICU...

The Department of Health has been notified of a further 313 new cases of Covid-19....

 2021-06-06 12:49 

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Pope calls for healing over Canada school discovery...

Pope Francis has said he was pained by the discovery of the remains of 215 children at a former Catholic school for indigenous students in Canada and called for respect of the rights and cultures of native peoples....

 2021-06-06 12:16 

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Former Ireland rugby player appointed US special envoy...

Former Ireland rugby international Trevor Ringland has been appointed by the British government's as the first ever special envoy to the United States for Northern Ireland....

 2021-06-06 11:53 

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Lewis comments on Poots 'not helpful' - Long...

The Northern Ireland Secretary has been criticised for his "unhelpful intervention" over the DUP leader's decision not to become First Minister....

 2021-06-06 11:36 

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Delta Covid variant 40% more transmissible - Hancock...

The Delta (India) variant of the coronavirus is estimated to be 40% more transmissible than the Alpha (UK) variant that caused the last wave of infections in the UK, Britain's health minister has said....

 2021-06-06 11:18 

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Cruise ships' return to Venice reignites tensions...

Residents in Venice protested yesterday after the first cruise ship in over a year left the historic Italian city....

 2021-06-06 11:14 

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Trump denounces Fauci and China in rare public outing...

Former US president Donald Trump returned to the spotlight last night for his first speech in months, framing next year's midterm elections as a battle for the "survival of America", but keeping followers guessing on his own plans for 2024....

 2021-06-06 10:44 

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UK ticket-holder claims 130m EuroMillions jackpot...

A UK ticket-holder has come forward to claim Friday's 111 million (130m) EuroMillions jackpot, operator Camelot said....

 2021-06-06 09:44 

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Two arrests following 225,000 drugs seizure in Louth...

Two men have been arrested following the seizure of drugs worth 225,000 in Drogheda, Co Louth....

 2021-06-06 09:23 

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Biden says US will stand with Europe against Russia...

The United States will stand with its European allies against Russia, President Joe Biden has promised ahead of the first face-to-face meeting with Vladimir Putin of his administration....

 2021-06-06 07:43 

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Ten arrests over public order offences in Dublin...

A number of main streets in Dublin's south city centre were sealed off last night as garda dealt with public order incidents for a second consecutive night. Ten people were also arrested for public order offences....

 2021-06-06 06:00 

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Call for 'County of Survivors' on Cancer Survivor's Day...

On National Cancer Survivor's Day, a medical research charity has called on the Taoiseach to designate a 33rd county of Ireland - a County of Survivors - as a symbolic gesture....

 2021-06-06 06:00 

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Household energy bills are rising - get ready to switch...

Household energy costs have been moving steadily upwards in recent months owing to a combination of factors from higher fuel prices to increasing taxes and charges. And there's no let up in sight with more price hikes anticipated. Householders are urg...

 2021-06-05 23:29 

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Leader Rahm out of Memorial after positive Covid test...

Jon Rahm has been forced out of the Memorial Tournament despite leading at the end of the third round after testing positive for Covid-19....

 2021-06-05 15:31 

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Flight diverted after passenger tries to breach cockpit...

An unruly passenger who tried breaking into the cockpit of a Delta Air Lines flight bound for Tennessee from California was subdued by cabin crew and fellow passengers as the plane was diverted to New Mexico, officials said....

 2021-06-05 14:37 

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Ireland 'could lose 2.2bn a year' with tax reform...

The Minister for Finance has said the Government could lose around 2.2bn a year in corporation tax revenue, if today's G7 agreement on corporation tax reform is implemented....

 2021-06-05 13:21 

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What is a global minimum tax and what will it mean?...

Finance ministers from the Group of Seven (G7) rich nations reached a landmark accord backing the creation of a global minimum corporate tax rate of at least 15%, an agreement that could then form the basis of a worldwide deal....

 2021-06-05 12:45 

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Attackers kill 100 civilians in Burkina Faso raid...

Armed militants killed around 100 civilians in an overnight attack on a village in northern Burkina Faso, the government said....

 2021-06-05 11:16 

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Bomb-sniffing rat retires after award-winning career...

A giant African pouched rat called Magawa who spent years sniffing out landmines in the Cambodian countryside has stopped working and will enjoy a well-earned retirement eating bananas and peanuts, his employers said....

 2021-06-05 11:12 

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Dept confirms 416 new cases of Covid-19...

The Department of Health has confirmed 416 new cases of Covid-19....

 2021-06-05 11:00 

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Indian states begin easing Covid-19 restrictions...

Some of India's states are easing lockdown restrictions as coronavirus infections subside, with the world's second most-populous nation logging its lowest daily case count in nearly two months....

 2021-06-05 10:54 

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United Airlines plans to revive supersonic jet travel...

United Airlines has announced plans to buy 15 planes from airline startup Boom Supersonic in a move that could revive the high-speed form of air travel after the Concorde was wound down in 2003....

 2021-06-05 09:24 

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14 arrests following public order incidents in Dublin...

Fourteen people, including five juveniles, were arrested for public order offences in Dublin's south city centre last night....

 2021-06-05 08:30 

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Famed 'Tank Man' photo vanishes from Bing search engine...

Searches for the famous Tiananmen Square "Tank Man" protest photo came up empty on Microsoft search engine Bing yesterday, raising censorship concerns on the anniversary of the deadly crackdown....

 2021-06-05 07:56 

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US judge overturns California assault weapons ban...

A US judge has overturned California's three-decade-old ban on assault weapons in a move swiftly condemned by the state's governor Gavin Newsom as gun-related homicides surge across America....

 2021-06-05 07:00 

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Bad faith and brinkmanship: NI Protocol on the edge...

A clear-sighted discussion of technical issues is being poisoned by allegations of bad faith, hypocrisy, and even an accusation that the UK is playing footsie with potential loyalist violence during the marching season....

 2021-06-05 07:00 

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Covid-19: How the virus has hit cancer care...

Since the first cases of Covid-19 arrived in Ireland last year, the coronavirus has infiltrated every aspect of life, sending ripples out and disturbing all in its path....

 2021-06-05 07:00 

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All to play for on Dublin Bay South by-election canvass...

Politicians and canvassers will be combing the parks and public spaces of Dublin Bay South this bank holiday weekend in the hope of swaying voters in the upcoming by-election....

 2021-06-05 05:12 

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G7 seeks 'historic' deal on minimum corporate tax rate...

The Minister for Finance, Pascal Donohoe, and finance ministers from the wealthy G7 group of nations will announce today whether they have agreed to support a minimum global level of corporate tax, aimed at getting multinationals - especially tech giants ...

 2021-06-05 05:12 

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G7 ministers agree global minimum tax of at least 15%...

Finance ministers from wealthy G7 nations have pledged to commit to a global minimum corporate tax of at least 15%, rallying behind a US-backed plan....

 2021-06-04 23:00 

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Missiles thrown at garda as Dublin street closed off...

A number of people have been arrested and missiles were thrown at garda after several public order incidents in Dublin city centre tonight....

 2021-06-04 20:39 

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Woman critically injured in Cork stabbing incident...

A woman in her 50s is in a critical condition after she was stabbed a number of times at her home in west Cork....

 2021-06-04 20:24 

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Claire Byrne, Lynn Boylan selected for by-election...

The Green Party's Cllr Claire Byrne and Sinn Fin's Lynn Boylan have been selected by their parties to contest the Dublin Bay South by-election....

 2021-06-04 20:17 

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Suspected cases of Delta variant reported in NI...

Northern Ireland's Public Health Agency has asked people in selected areas of Kilkeel, Co Down, to get tested for Covid-19 after a small number of suspected cases of the Delta (India) variant were identified....

 2021-06-04 18:00 

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Facebook bans Trump for two years...

Facebook has banned former US president Donald Trump from its platform for two years, saying he deserved the maximum punishment for violating its rules over a deadly attack by his supporters on the US Capitol....

 2021-06-04 15:50 

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Family sues Tallaght Hospital over mother's treatment...

The family of a woman, who believe her death two weeks after suffering a fall was avoidable, have issued legal proceedings against Tallaght University Hospital over its treatment of her injuries....

 2021-06-04 15:37 

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Why are Covid-19 case numbers so high in Limerick?...

From the middle of May, case numbers began their rapid ascent in Limerick, a trend not experienced in neighbouring counties....

 2021-06-04 15:30 

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Agreement reached on development of Poolbeg site...

Agreement has been reached between Ronan Group Real Estate, Oaktree Capital Management, Lioncor Developments and the National Asset Management Agency (NAMA) on the development of 3,800 homes on the Poolbeg peninsula in Dublin....

 2021-06-04 15:12 

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Sisters of Charity accused over hospital ownership...

The campaign against church ownership of women's healthcare has accused the Religious Sisters of Charity of pressuring the Government into signing over ownership and control of the new maternity hospital to their companies....

 2021-06-04 14:46 

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Appeal to people to socialise responsibly outdoors...

Garda have appealed to people to show "responsibility" while socialising outdoors this weekend....

 2021-06-04 14:38 

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Over 20 tonnes of hashish seized in Canary Islands...

Spanish police have seized almost a 250m worth of hashish on foot of information from the Irish authorities....

 2021-06-04 14:30 

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Lunney accused told garda he had 'nothing to hide'...

A man who denies assisting Kevin Lunney's abductors by buying bleach and providing the site where he was imprisoned and beaten, told garda, "I have nothing to hide," when they arrived at his house with a search warrant, the Special Criminal Co...

 2021-06-04 14:08 

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Golf spectator knocked out at tournament loses claim...

A spectator at a golf tournament who was knocked unconscious by a golf ball has lost his claim for damages at the High Court....

 2021-06-04 13:59 

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Police forces pay damages over Hillsborough disaster...

Two police forces have agreed to pay damages to more than 600 people after a cover-up following the Hillsborough disaster, lawyers have said....

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