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 2021-09-10 12:15 

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Taliban must stop striking protesters, journalists - UN...

The UN has condemned the Taliban's increasingly violent response to peaceful protests, including using live ammunition that killed several people....

 2021-09-10 11:52 

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Airline must pay for women cabin crew's cosmetic costs...

Brazilian airline Gol must cover the cosmetic costs of their female flight attendants and airport staff following a labor court's decision, with a union official saying the ruling could influence other professional sectors....

 2021-09-10 11:19 

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Added protection or not needed? Third jab debate rages...

Should a third dose of Covid vaccine be recommended for the general population? Some say it is vital to boosting immunity as the Delta variant spreads, while others say precious vaccines should go to countries, mostly in the Global South, where most peopl...

 2021-09-10 11:11 

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2nd amber alert on electricity generation system lifted...

An amber alert on Ireland's electricity generation system was lifted last night, according to a statement on the website of SEMO, the Single Electricity Market Operator....

 2021-09-10 10:49 

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Irish sisters high-kick it back onto Moulin Rouge stage...

Two Irish sisters are preparing to return to the stage of the world-famous Moulin Rouge as it reopens in Paris tonight....

 2021-09-10 10:33 

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Israel arrests relatives of Palestinian jail breakers...

The Israeli army has made more arrests of relatives of six escaped Palestinian prisoners, an advocacy body said, as troops kept up a massive manhunt in the West Bank....

 2021-09-10 10:03 

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Protocol reworking would cause instability - efcovic...

The EU's Brexit negotiator Maro efcovic has said the European Union will not renegotiate the deal struck with Britain regarding the trading position in Northern Ireland as to do so would only lead to instability and uncertainty....

 2021-09-10 09:54 

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'Traumatised' - Afghan evacuees begin life in Australia...

The first of about 3,500 people who were evacuated from Afghanistan are beginning life in Australia....

 2021-09-10 09:20 

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Taoiseach would like to meet with Slintecare officials...

Taoiseach Michel Martin has said he would like to meet with the two senior Slintecare officials who resigned from their roles on Wednesday....

 2021-09-10 08:15 

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Firefighter dies in wildfire in southern Spain...

A firefighter has died in a Spanish wildfire which has forced the evacuation of more than 900 people from around the southern resort of Estepona....

 2021-09-10 08:13 

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Austrian man kept dead mother in cellar to get benefits...

Austrian police said they had discovered the body of an 89-year-old woman who died over a year ago and was mummified in the cellar by her son who wanted to continue receiving her benefits....

 2021-09-10 08:00 

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US Justice Department sues Texas over abortion law...

The US Justice Department has filed a suit against Texas over a law that bans abortion after six weeks of pregnancy....

 2021-09-10 07:18 

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Denmark lifts all remaining Covid-19 restrictions...

Denmark has lifted the last of its Covid-19 restrictions meaning a return to offices, no masks and an end to vaccine passports in nightclubs....

 2021-09-10 07:16 

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Chinese and US leaders discuss avoiding conflict...

US President Joe Biden and Chinese leader Xi Jinping have spoken for 90 minutes in their first talks in seven months....

 2021-09-10 07:00 

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Edna O'Brien archive acquired by National Library of Ireland...
 2021-09-10 07:00 

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Dublin artist's jewel of an idea for avocado stones...

Most of us throw them away, but one Dublin artist is turning avocado stones into jewellery....

 2021-09-10 06:35 

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New York prepares to mark 9/11 anniversary...

Workmen have been busy all week getting the stages and barricades ready at the 9/11 Memorial in New York ahead of tomorrow's anniversary ceremony....

 2021-09-10 06:31 

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Biden mandates widespread Covid vaccines and tests...

US President Joe Biden has taken aim at vaccine resistance in America....

 2021-09-10 06:12 

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Call to halt rise in waste packaging...

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has called for new measures at policy, industry and individual level to halt the rise in packaging waste in Ireland after official figures showed the amount is rising by more than 10% per year....

 2021-09-10 06:00 

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Twenty years since the day that changed the world...

It is often referred to as the day that changed the world, but the repercussions of the 9/11 attacks US were felt far beyond the locations of New York, Washington and Pennsylvania....

 2021-09-10 01:01 

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SF to table no-confidence motion in Coveney next week...

Sinn Fein will table a no-confidence motion in Minister for Foreign Affairs Simon Coveney in the Dil next week....

 2021-09-09 21:47 

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How schools are trying to combat Covid...

Schools are taking a number of measures to try and keep all their students in school during the Delta wave of Covid-19, Oonagh Smyth explains....

 2021-09-09 21:09 

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'It's a disgrace' - South Armagh drug feuds fuel fear...

A growing crime problem has communities in South Armagh and South Down increasingly concerned about law and order and policing, explains Paul Murphy....

 2021-09-09 19:19 

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R Kelly accuser tells court singer starved her for days...

R Kelly sexually assaulted a woman at his Chicago studio nearly two decades ago, where he locked her up without food and water, the woman testified at the R&B singer's trial today....

 2021-09-09 19:14 

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Podcast: Michel Martin faces his critics in FF...

As Covid restrictions ease and the economy is accelerating, politicians are returning to the Dail. This week parties began by setting the agenda by holding parliamentary party "think-ins"....

 2021-09-09 17:00 

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Facebook and Ray-Ban's smart glasses - cool or a cod?...

Facebook and Ray-Ban have launched their first joint attempt at smart glasses. But are they cool, or just a gimmicky cod?...

 2021-09-09 16:08 

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Court challenge over planning extension for Apple site...

A High Court challenge has been brought against a decision to extend the life of a planning permission granted allowing tech giant Apple build a data centre in Co Galway....

 2021-09-09 15:45 

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Covid-19: Further 1,292 new cases and 331 in hospital...

The Department of Health has been notified of 1,292 new cases of Covid-19, while the number of people in hospital stands at 331, of whom 54 are in ICU....

 2021-09-09 14:42 

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PLC colleges getting more enquiries due to points rise...

Post Leaving Cert colleges are receiving an increased number of enquiries this year because of a rise in points required for university courses....

 2021-09-09 14:39 

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Ireland on shortlist for new Intel investment...

The global chief executive of Intel has said Ireland is on the shortlist for a possible further multibillion dollar investment in additional chip manufacturing capacity that is to be announced later this year....

 2021-09-09 13:48 

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Met ireann issues rain warning for 22 counties...

Met ireann has this afternoon issued a Status Yellow rain and thunderstorm warning set to last until 9pm this evening....

 2021-09-09 13:25 

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efcovic vows to work on 'concrete problems' in NI...

European Commission Vice President Maro efcovic said he will work on finding solutions to the issues surrounding the protocol as he began his trip to Northern Ireland today....

 2021-09-09 12:05 

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Criminal investigation into Kerry deaths continuing...

Post mortem examinations are continuing at University Hospital Kerry on the bodies of 56-year-old Eileen O'Sullivan, her partner Mossie O'Sullivan, who was 63, and their 24-year-old son, Jamie....

 2021-09-09 11:40 

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France makes birth control free for women up to 25...

The French government has said it will make birth control free for all women under 25, expanding a scheme currently targeting under-18s to ensure young women do not stop taking contraception because they cannot afford it....

 2021-09-09 11:09 

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Inflation rate rises to near ten-year high in August...

The annual rate of inflation rose by 2.8% in August, its biggest increase in almost ten years, the latest Central Statistics Office show....

 2021-09-09 09:59 

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Afghan journalists tell of beatings over protests...

Two Afghan journalists are reported to have been badly beaten after being arrested by the Taliban for covering a protest by women demanding the right to work and education....

 2021-09-09 09:36 

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Do's and don't's of scam calls and texts...

The Commissioner for Communications Regulation Jeremy Godfrey has said it can be hard to tell the difference between genuine calls and scam calls....

 2021-09-09 08:48 

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Transmission in schools similar to before summer - HSE...

The Health Service Executive's lead for schools has said very early signals are that the transmission picture is similar to what has been seen previously....

 2021-09-09 08:17 

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Trump to provide commentary for Holyfield-Belfort fight...

Former US president Donald Trump will provide commentary for the upcoming fight between former world heavyweight champion Evander Holyfield and Brazilian mixed martial arts star Vitor Belfort....

 2021-09-09 08:13 

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First Irish Amazon fulfilment centre to create 500 jobs...

Amazon is to open its first warehouse, or fulfilment centre, in the Republic of Ireland, creating 500 new jobs to help meet customer demand....

 2021-09-09 07:50 

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Slintecare resignations 'very serious' - Shortall...

Chair of the Slintecare Committee and Co-Leader of the Social Democrats, Risn Shortall, has said the resignation of the two most senior officials involved in Slintecare is very serious and raises fundamental questions about the progress of the reform prog...

 2021-09-09 07:34 

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Execution delay for US prisoner over plea to be 'held'...

A death row prisoner in Texas was granted a last-minute stay of execution by the US Supreme Court last night after asking that his pastor be allowed to hold him as he is put to death by lethal injection....

 2021-09-09 07:25 

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Ten people die in Macedonia Covid hospital fire...

Ten people have died in a fire at a hospital treating coronavirus patients in North Macedonia....

 2021-09-09 07:17 

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PM Group to add 400 new jobs, including 200 in Ireland...

Irish headquartered international project delivery firm PM Group is creating 400 new jobs this year across several disciplines including architecture, engineering, construction, data analytics, project controls and Environmental....

 2021-09-09 07:13 

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Hazmat suits but no missiles at North Korea parade...

North Korea celebrated the 73rd anniversary of its foundation with a night time military parade in the capital, state media reported....

 2021-09-09 07:06 

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Nerve disorder listed as 'rare' side effect of AZ jab...

The European Medicines Agency has listed the neurological disorder Guillain-Barre syndrome, which can cause temporary paralysis, as a "very rare" side effect of the AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine....

 2021-09-09 07:00 

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St Patrick's Cathedral's renovation works completed...

The most significant building works to be carried out at Saint Patrick's Cathedral in Dublin in over 150 years have been completed....

 2021-09-09 06:54 

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UK plans to 'pushback' migrant boats in Channel...

UK Home Secretary Priti Patel has reportedly sanctioned new tactics to redirect migrant boats in the Channel back to France amid crunch talks over crossings....

 2021-09-09 06:32 

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Coveney to chair UN council meeting on Afghanistan...

The Minister for Foreign Affairs is in New York where he will chair a meeting of the United Nations Security Council focusing on Afghanistan....

 2021-09-09 06:32 

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Taliban lets 200 Americans to leave Afghanistan...

Taliban authorities have agreed to let 200 American civilians and third country nationals who remained in Afghanistan after the US evacuation operation to depart on charter flights from Kabul airport, a US official has said....

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