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 2021-09-07 20:25 

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Suspects flee on scooters in 10m Paris jewellery heist...

Thieves struck the Bulgari store in Paris's Place Vendome today, making off with around 10 million in jewellery after leading police on a high-speed chase that saw two of the suspects captured, sources told AFP....

 2021-09-07 20:24 

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Public urged to book appointments for Covid testing...

The HSE has appealed to people to book appointments online for Covid-19 tests rather than just attending walk-in swabbing centres around the country....

 2021-09-07 20:10 

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Error found in Leaving Cert Applied grading process...

An error has been discovered in this year's Leaving Certificate grading process. The error affects 1,800 students who sat the Leaving Certificate Applied programme....

 2021-09-07 19:54 

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At least 16 patients die as floods hit Mexican hospital...

At least 16 patients died after flooding hit a hospital in central Mexico and disrupted the power supply, authorities said Tuesday....

 2021-09-07 19:38 

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Excitement as latest Sally Rooney novel goes on sale...

The much-anticipated latest novel by Irish author Sally Rooney has gone on sale at bookshops around the country....

 2021-09-07 18:41 

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Late drama at Lansdowne as Ireland fight back for point...

There was late drama at the Aviva Stadium as Ireland battled back to earn a point in tonight's World Cup qualifier against Serbia....

 2021-09-07 16:37 

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Mary Robinson calls on UN not to fail Afghan women...

The former president of Ireland, Mary Robinson, has called on the UN Security Council not to fail the women and girls of Afghanistan....

 2021-09-07 15:24 

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Stones thrown at Canadian PM on campaign trail...

Canadian Liberal Prime Minister Justin Trudeau was hit by a handful of gravel on Monday, television images show, as he made his way to his campaign bus past a crowd shouting their opposition to Covid-19 vaccines....

 2021-09-07 15:11 

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Covid-19: 1,470 new cases and 367 in hospital...

The Department of Health has been notified of 1,470 new cases of Covid-19....

 2021-09-07 14:13 

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 2021-09-07 13:34 

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Europe had warmest summer on record, scientists say...

Europe had its warmest summer on record this year, though only by a small margin over two previous highest temperatures for June-August, European Union scientists said today....

 2021-09-07 12:35 

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UN expresses concern over separated Afghan children...

The UN children's agency UNICEF said that it and its partners had registered around 300 unaccompanied and separated children evacuated from Afghanistan since 14 August....

 2021-09-07 12:27 

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Call to publish cost of move to more renewable energy...

The Irish Academy of Engineers has called for an official estimate of the cost of Ireland's planned transition to more renewable electricity to be published by Government....

 2021-09-07 12:25 

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Education bursary in memory of Marian Finucane launched...

A new bursary fund to help women restart their education has been launched in memory of RT broadcaster and presenter Marian Finucane....

 2021-09-07 12:20 

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EU asks court to fine Poland over judicial independence...

The European Commission has asked the European Court of Justice to impose daily fines on Poland until it complies with an order to suspend reforms Brussels sees as damaging judicial independence....

 2021-09-07 12:02 

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12 arrested after major search operation in Limerick...

Twelve people have been arrested as part of a major search and seize operation at 65 locations across the northside of Limerick city....

 2021-09-07 10:36 

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90% of population to be fully vaccinated in coming days...

The Minister for Health Stephen Donnelly has said that 90% of the population over the age of 18 will be fully vaccinated in the next couple of days....

 2021-09-07 09:55 

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PUP to reduce by 50 as wind down begins...

Pandemic Unemployment Payment (PUP) rates will be cut by 50 after today, as part of the Government's wind down of the scheme....

 2021-09-07 09:17 

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Taliban fire shots to disperse protest in Kabul...

The Taliban fired shots into the air to disperse crowds who had gathered for an anti-Pakistan rally in the capital....

 2021-09-07 08:33 

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Head of BBC News to step down in 2022...

Fran Unsworth, the BBC's director of news and current affairs, will leave the corporation next year, it has been announced....

 2021-09-07 07:31 

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Mexico to replace Columbus statue after protests...

A statue of Christopher Columbus in the heart of Mexico City will be replaced by one of an indigenous woman, authorities have said, days before the country's 200th independence anniversary....

 2021-09-07 07:08 

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Highly polluting solid fuels to be banned in Ireland...

The Minister for Environment, Climate and Communications Eamon Ryan has announced that new standards for domestic solid fuels will be introduced across the State within a year so that the most polluting solid fuels will no longer be available in the Irish...

 2021-09-07 07:00 

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NASA's Mars rover collects first piece of rock...

NASA has confirmed that its Perseverance Mars rover succeeded in collecting its first rock sample for scientists to pore over when a future mission eventually brings it back to Earth....

 2021-09-07 06:59 

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Bitcoin becomes legal tender in El Salvador...

El Salvador has become the first country in the world to accept bitcoin as legal tender, despite widespread domestic skepticism and international warnings of risks for consumers....

 2021-09-07 06:31 

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Trial of accused 9/11 mastermind restarts in US...

The prosecution of alleged 11 September mastermind Khalid Sheikh Mohammed and four others is to restart today, just days before the 20th anniversary of the attacks....

 2021-09-07 06:27 

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Cuba starts Covid jabs for toddlers...

Cuba has become the first country in the world to vaccinate children from the age of two against Covid-19, using home-grown jabs not recognised by the World Health Organization....

 2021-09-07 06:19 

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Coveney to face further questions over Zappone UN role...

The Minister for Foreign Affairs will face further questions at an Oireachtas Committee examining the appointment of Katherine Zappone to a special envoy role last July....

 2021-09-07 06:00 

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Thousands of students to receive CAO offers today...

The country's third level colleges will offer course places to tens of thousands of applicants later today....

 2021-09-07 00:30 

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Numbers contacting DRCC drop due to restrictions...

There was a reduction in the number of people who contacted the Dublin Rape Crisis Centre last year due to Covid-19 restrictions....

 2021-09-07 00:00 

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More than 3,500 people supported by homeless charity...

Homeless charity DePaul Ireland said it assisted more than 3,500 people last year across the island of Ireland....

 2021-09-06 21:22 

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Michael K Williams, The Wire star, dies aged 54...

Michael K Williams, the acclaimed African-American actor best known for his role as antihero Omar Little in the iconic HBO crime-drama The Wire, has died at the age of 54....

 2021-09-06 20:49 

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Superb Maguire helps Europe retain Solheim Cup...

Leona Maguire capped off an outstanding maiden Solheim Cup performance as she cruised past fellow rookie Jennifer Kupcho in the climactic singles on Monday as Europe retained the trophy with a 15-13 win....

 2021-09-06 20:18 

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London's unilateral move and Brussels' muted response...

As anticipated by the Tnaiste Leo Varadkar earlier today, the UK tonight announced further unilateral extensions to the grace periods governing the operation of the Northern Ireland Protocol....

 2021-09-06 19:44 

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Pele recovering after surgery to remove tumour...

Brazil great Pele is recovering in hospital from surgery to remove a tumour from his colon....

 2021-09-06 18:41 

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Further relaxation of Covid-19 regulations agreed in NI...

A number of further relaxations of Covid-19 regulations in Northern Ireland have been agreed by Stormont ministers....

 2021-09-06 17:48 

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Up to 12,000 children restricting movements - HSE...

The HSE has estimated that between 10,000 and 12,000 children are restricting their movements as a result of being designated a close contact of a Covid-19 case....

 2021-09-06 16:55 

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Covid costs Irish tourism sector an estimated 13.4bn...

The Covid-19 pandemic has cost the tourism sector here 13.4bn and 100,000 jobs have been lost as a result, a new report claims....

 2021-09-06 16:35 

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Open competition for future special envoys - Taoiseach...

Taoiseach Michel Martin has said it is important that the Government learns lessons from the controversy surrounding the appointment of Kathernine Zappone as a special envoy....

 2021-09-06 15:37 

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New Covid scheme for business opens to applicants...

A new targeted Government funded support scheme, aimed at assisting vulnerable but viable businesses whose earnings have collapsed due to Covid-19 restrictions, has opened for applications....

 2021-09-06 14:39 

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Danish amateur archaeologist unearths pre-Viking hoard...

An amateur archeologist has found 22 gold objects with sixth century symbols that could yield new details about pre-Viking peoples in Denmark, the museum that will house the treasure has said....

 2021-09-06 14:17 

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Solheim Cup: Leona Maguire in final day singles action...

Ireland's Leona Maguire is in singles action as the 2021 Solheim Cup enters its final day of action on Monday, with Europe leading USA 9-7....

 2021-09-06 14:07 

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UK expected to extend Brexit grace periods - Varadkar...

The Tnaiste has said Ireland expects Britain to announce further extensions to post-Brexit grace periods on goods imports into both Northern Ireland and into the rest of the United Kingdom....

 2021-09-06 13:38 

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Soc Dems have 'Government ambition' as think-in begins...

The co-leader of the Social Democrats Catherine Murphy has said the party remains ambitious about going into Government and intends to scale the party up ahead of the next general election....

 2021-09-06 13:32 

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French footballer dies 40 years after falling into coma...

Former France defender Jean-Pierre Adams has died at the age of 73, almost 40 years after falling into a coma following a medical error....

 2021-09-06 13:25 

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Tnaiste entitled to 'down time', says Harris...

The Minister for Further and Higher Education Simon Harris has defended the Tnaiste Leo Varadkar who was pictured at a music festival in London at the weekend saying he is entitled to "some down time"....

 2021-09-06 12:11 

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Irish gang on trial for alleged rhino horn smuggling...

Nine alleged members of an international network of rhino horn and ivory traffickers went on trial in France today after an investigation that shed light on illicit trade links between Europe and east Asia....

 2021-09-06 11:56 

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Bray Boxing Club murder trial collapses...

The trial of a man accused of murdering Bobby Messett at Bray Boxing Club in 2018 has collapsed after a juror became seriously ill....

 2021-09-06 11:27 

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Toddler missing for three days in Australian bush found...

Australian emergency services have rescued a three-year old boy three days after he went missing from his family's property....

 2021-09-06 10:53 

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President Higgins among mourners at Pat Hume funeral...

Mourners are gathering in Derry for the funeral of Pat Hume, the wife of former SDLP leader John Hume....

 2021-09-06 10:53 

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Drop in Ireland's 14-day incidence rate of Covid-19...

The latest data from the Health Protection Surveillance Centre shows a further reduction in the 14-day incidence of Covid-19 in Ireland....

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