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 2022-08-07 10:17 

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West aims to wean itself off China-Taiwan chip reliance...

Covid has exposed the vulnerabilities of the global trading system on which our prosperity rests. The Ukraine war has done the same for our energy supplies. An Asian war would be much worse....

 2022-08-07 10:17 

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Man arrested after body found in Dublin apartment...

A man has been arrested after the body of a man in his late 20s was found in an apartment in north Dublin....

 2022-08-07 10:14 

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Two men charged over 8.4m Longford cocaine haul...

Two men have appeared in court charged in connection with the seizure of cocaine worth 8.4 million which was flown into Co Longford on a private plane earlier this week....

 2022-08-07 09:27 

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Chinese military drills near Taiwan due to end today...

China's largest-ever military exercises surrounding Taiwan were drawing to a close today following a controversial visit last week to the self-ruled island by US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi....

 2022-08-07 08:30 

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Taiwan in the shadow of an authoritarian superpower...

After Nancy Pelosi's visit to Taipei sparked a furious response from China, Yvonne Murray reflects on a year of reporting from Taiwan...

 2022-08-07 08:27 

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Motorcyclist in his 20s dies after collision in Dublin...

A motorcyclist in his 20s has died following a collision in north Dublin last night....

 2022-08-07 08:08 

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Four new shipments of grain depart from Black Sea ports...

Four ships carrying Ukrainian food stuffs sailed from Black Sea ports today as part of a deal to unblock the country's sea exports, Ukrainian and Turkish officials said....

 2022-08-07 07:46 

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Two held after cannabis seized in vehicle search on M7...

Two people have been arrested after approximately 300,000 of suspected cannabis was seized during Garda searches in counties Tipperary and Carlow yesterday....

 2022-08-07 07:17 

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Zelensky: Russia using Ukraine nuclear plant for terror...

Ukraine's President Volodymyr Zelensky has accused Russia of using the Zaporizhzhia nuclear power plant "for terror" after the operator of the facility reported major damage at the site....

 2022-08-07 07:07 

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Six children among 29 people killed in Gaza violence...

The death toll from violence in Gaza has risen to 29, including six children, the health ministry in the Palestinian enclave said today....

 2022-08-07 07:01 

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Westlife make history with Wembley Stadium show...

Westlife performed their greatest hits to a packed Wembley Stadium on Saturday - the first time in the chart-topping group's history that they have played at the famous London venue....

 2022-08-07 06:00 

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Consumers spending more as essentials inflate - Revolut...

Spending on groceries, restaurants and fuel is increasing month on month, according to banking app Revolut, as consumers prioritise while inflation surges....

 2022-08-07 04:07 

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Man arrested following sexual assault on teenage girl...

An 18-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of a number of sexual offences following a sexual assault on a teenage girl in Ballymoney, County Antrim....

 2022-08-06 20:40 

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'Decisive day' for trapped Mexican miners...

A major operation to rescue 10 trapped Mexican coal miners is approaching a crucial moment, President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said, raising the hopes of desperate relatives....

 2022-08-06 19:53 

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Ukraine grain shipment's arrival in Lebanon 'postponed'...

The first shipment of Ukrainian grain since Russia's invasion will no longer arrive in the northern Lebanese port city of Tripoli on Sunday as planned, Ukraine's embassy in Beirut has said....

 2022-08-06 19:42 

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Biden tests negative after second bout of Covid-19...

US President Joe Biden has tested negative for Covid-19, days after coming down with a second bout of the illness....

 2022-08-06 18:42 

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Some students told they may lose single-bed rooms...

A leading private student accommodation operator in Galway has told those who booked single rooms that they face losing a place, if they do not switch to twin rooms this academic year....

 2022-08-06 17:42 

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Japanese ambassador appeals for end to nuclear weapons...

Around 50 people attended the annual commemoration in Merrion Square Park in Dublin this afternoon for the victims of the US atomic bomb attack on Hiroshima on this day in 1945....

 2022-08-06 15:56 

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Fire spreads at Cuban fuel facility hit by lightning...

A second fuel storage tank near Cuba's supertanker port in Matanzas exploded on Saturday morning following a blaze which burned through the night after lightning hit another tank on Friday evening....

 2022-08-06 15:19 

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Murder investigation into disappearance of Tyrone man...

Police in Northern Ireland have launched a murder investigation following the disappearance of a man from Cookstown, Co Tyrone late last year....

 2022-08-06 14:45 

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All-Ireland preview: Old rivals return to centre stage...

Cork are bidding for a 29th All-Ireland title and a first in four years, while Brian Dowling's Kilkenny are seeking a second O'Duffy Cup in three seasons....

 2022-08-06 14:22 

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'An awful loss' - Tributes flow to Dillon Quirke...

The chairman of Clonoulty-Rossmore, Andrew Fryday, has led local tributes to his nephew Dillon Quirke, who tragically died on Friday night whilst representing his club in a Tipperary Senior Hurling Championship match....

 2022-08-06 13:31 

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Unite to ballot public sector members on strike action...

The Unite trade union has confirmed it plans to ballot its public sector members on possible industrial action in the wake of rising inflation....

 2022-08-06 12:02 

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Firefighter 'could not save' own family in house blaze...

A house fire in Pennsylvania killed 10 people including three children - with one volunteer firefighter saying all the victims came from his extended family....

 2022-08-06 09:57 

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12 Medjugorje pilgrims killed in Croatia bus crash...

Twelve people were killed and 43 injured, 18 of them seriously, when a Polish bus filled with religious pilgrims slipped off a road and crashed near Varazdin in northwestern Croatia today, authorities said....

 2022-08-06 09:38 

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Musk explains how Twitter deal may still proceed...

Elon Musk has said that if Twitter could provide its method of sampling 100 accounts and how it confirmed these accounts are real, his $44 billion deal to buy the company should proceed on its original terms....

 2022-08-06 08:31 

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Two men still in custody after drugs flight to Longford...

Two men remain in garda custody following the seizure of cocaine worth 8.4 million which was flown into Co Longford on a private plane yesterday....

 2022-08-06 08:25 

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China communications cut 'irresponsible' - Blinken...

US Secretary of State Antony Blinken has accused China of "irresponsible steps" by halting key communication channels with Washington, and said its Taiwan actions showed a move from prioritising peaceful resolution towards use of force....

 2022-08-06 08:01 

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Amnesty's Ukraine chief quits over 'propaganda' report...

The head of Amnesty International's Ukrainian office is leaving the human rights group after it accused Ukraine's armed forces of endangering civilians by basing troops in residential areas....

 2022-08-06 07:36 

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Archie Battersbee life support due to to end today...

The family of Archie Battersbee have been told his life support is due to be withdrawn this morning after their legal fight to move him from hospital to a hospice came to an end....

 2022-08-06 07:20 

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UN chief's nuclear warning on Hiroshima anniversary...

"Humanity is playing with a loaded gun" as crises with the potential for nuclear disaster proliferate worldwide, United Nations chief Antonio Guterres has said in Hiroshima, Japan....

 2022-08-06 07:00 

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Israel and Gaza trade fire in worst violence for a year...

Israel hit Gaza with air strikes today and a Palestinian militant group retaliated with a barrage of rocket fire, in the territory's worst escalation of violence since a war last year....

 2022-08-06 07:00 

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Volunteer litter pickers dive in to keep coast clean...

With many parts of the country expecting another dry, sunny spell, environmental organisations are reminding people to protect and care for Ireland's waterways, coastline and marine life....

 2022-08-06 06:35 

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Actress Anne Heche in critical condition after crash...

The American actress Anne Heche has been hospitalised in critical condition after crashing her car into a Los Angeles home, US media has reported....

 2022-08-06 06:00 

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How An Cailn Ciin became a quiet movie sensation...
 2022-08-05 23:33 

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Tipperary GAA in shock following death of Dillon Quirke...

The Tipperary GAA community is in mourning after the death of Dillon Quirke after he collapsed whilst playing for his club Clonoulty/Rossmore in a hurling championship match at Semple Stadium on Friday evening....

 2022-08-05 22:54 

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Alex Jones ordered to pay $45.2m in punitive damages...

US conspiracy theorist Alex Jones must pay the parents of a 6-year-old boy killed in the 2012 Sandy Hook massacre $45.2 million in punitive damages - on top of $4.1 million in compensatory damages already awarded - for falsely claiming the shooting was a ...

 2022-08-05 20:36 

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Truss heckled by activists during Tory party hustings...

UK Foreign Secretary Liz Truss has vowed to clamp down on "unfair protests" after a small group of climate activists disrupted her speech at a Tory leadership hustings in East Sussex....

 2022-08-05 20:03 

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1968 plane wreckage found on Swiss glacier...

Wreckage from a plane that crashed in the Swiss Alps in 1968 has been discovered on a glacier more than 54 years on, police said....

 2022-08-05 18:28 

RTE

Girl, 4, dies after being injured in Sligo caravan park...

A four-year-old girl has died after an incident at a caravan park in Co Sligo this afternoon....

 2022-08-05 18:11 

RTE

Man arrested in Hungary after migrants die in collision...

Three migrants have died and 11 were injured in a collision in southern Hungary that police believe was caused by a human trafficker....

 2022-08-05 17:27 

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Vatican balances budget by selling off assets...

The Vatican has published its annual results, reporting a near-balanced budget but admitting that every year it was selling off assets to cover expenses....

 2022-08-05 17:15 

RTE

No leak after shelling at Ukrainian nuclear power plant...

Shelling hit a high-voltage powerline today at a Ukrainian nuclear power plant captured by Russia, but Ukrainian authorities said the plant still worked and no radioactive leak had been detected....

 2022-08-05 16:40 

RTE

France races to rescue beluga whale stranded in Seine...

French authorities and NGOs have continued their efforts to rescue a beluga whale that swam dozens of kilometres inland up the Seine river, a rare event that threatens the life of the protected species....

 2022-08-05 15:57 

RTE

Man dies six weeks after shooting outside Dublin hotel...

A man has died in hospital six weeks after he was shot outside a Dublin hotel....

 2022-08-05 15:45 

RTE

US conspiracy theorist Jones 'monetised' hate speech...

The jurors will next consider the parents' request for as much as $75 (73.79) million in punitive damages from Mr Jones for spreading falsehoods about the killing of 20 children and six staff at Sandy Hook Elementary School....

 2022-08-05 15:19 

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North Korea 'all recovered' after Covid outbreak...

North Korea reported zero fever cases for a seventh straight day, state media said, adding that everyone who had fallen sick since the country confirmed its first Covid-19 infections had recovered....

 2022-08-05 15:13 

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Mont Blanc threatens funeral deposit for climbers...
 2022-08-05 14:57 

RTE

Israel launches air strikes on Gaza...

The Israeli military has said it launched air strikes on Gaza, which were witnessed by Palestinians in central Gaza City....

 2022-08-05 14:51 

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Sunak brags of diverting funds from 'deprived areas'...

Tory party leadership contender Rishi Sunak proudly told party members he had been working to divert funding from "deprived urban areas" towards prosperous towns....

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