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 2021-09-06 10:16 

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Belarus protest leader Kolesnikova jailed for 11 years...

One of the leaders of mass street protests against Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko last year - Maria Kolesnikova - has been sentenced to 11 years in prison on national security charges....

 2021-09-06 10:09 

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Ryanair ends talks with Boeing for 737 MAX 10 order...

Ryanair has ended talks with Boeing on a major new order for Boeing 737 jets due to a disagreement over pricing, the airline said in a statement today....

 2021-09-06 10:01 

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Local Employment Services workers hold Dublin protest...

Several hundred SIPTU and Forsa members who work in Local Employment Services and Jobs Clubs are to protest outside Government Buildings today at plans to put out to tender the running of the services....

 2021-09-06 09:55 

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Women urged to check their breasts for changes...

Director of Nursing with the Marie Keating Foundation, Helen Forristal has urged women to be aware of their bodies and to know what is normal for them and what is not....

 2021-09-06 09:37 

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Sanctions among ways to tackle racism - IHREC...

Monitoring and enforcement, including the use of sanctions, are among the measures needed to combat racism in Ireland, according to the Irish Human Rights and Equality Commission....

 2021-09-06 07:53 

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Separation surgery sees twins come face to face at last...

One-year-old Israeli twin girls, who were born conjoined at the back of their heads, can make eye contact for the first time after undergoing rare separation surgery in a clinic in the city of Beersheba....

 2021-09-06 07:52 

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Son of Gaddafi freed from Libyan jail...

Libyan authorities have released Saadi Gaddafi, a son of the former leader Muammar Gaddafi who was ousted and killed during a 2011 uprising....

 2021-09-06 07:45 

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Six Palestinians escape high security Israeli prison...

Six Palestinians have escaped from a high-security Israeli prison, police said, including a former commander of Fatah's Al-Asqa Martyrs' Brigades....

 2021-09-06 07:12 

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New Zealand to begin easing Covid-19 restrictions...

The latest Covid-19 restrictions in New Zealand are to be eased but will remain in place in Auckland, according to Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern as the country battles a Delta variant outbreak....

 2021-09-06 06:43 

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Army seizes power in Guinea, holds president...

Guinean special forces have seized power in a coup, arresting the president and imposing an indefinite curfew in the west African country....

 2021-09-06 06:33 

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Last resistance holdout 'completely captured' - Taliban...

The Taliban said they had captured the last pocket of resistance in Afghanistan, the Panjshir Valley, as the top US diplomat flies to Qatar to try and handle the aftermath of the chaotic American withdrawal....

 2021-09-06 06:00 

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Tusla seek carers to provide homes for children...

A recruitment campaign requesting members of the public to provide homes for separated children seeking international protection in Ireland has been launched by Tusla....

 2021-09-06 00:00 

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Reopening today 'another major step forward' - Tnaiste...

Tnaiste Leo Varadkar has said today's further easing of restrictions has been made possible due to what he called "our world class vaccination programme, which is now suppressing the Delta wave."...

 2021-09-06 00:00 

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Soft plastic can now be put in Irish recycling bins...

All clean plastic packaging waste including soft plastic can now be placed in Irish household recycling bins....

 2021-09-06 00:00 

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Dept to release files related to Zappone envoy proposal...

The Department of Foreign Affairs will release a file of documents later today relating to proposed appointment of former minister Katherine Zappone as a UN special envoy for the government....

 2021-09-05 20:41 

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Brazil game with Argentina halted by health officials...

The World Cup qualifier between Brazil and Argentina in Sao Paulo was called off amid extraordinary scenes as officials stormed on to the pitch over an alleged coronavirus breach by the visitors' England-based players....

 2021-09-05 19:18 

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Garda investigating death of man in north Dublin...

Garda are investigating all the circumstances surrounding the death of a man in Kilbarrack, north Dublin....

 2021-09-05 18:50 

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South Africa's ex-president Zuma granted medical parole...

South Africa's former president Jacob Zuma, jailed for 15 months in July for contempt of court after snubbing graft investigators, was placed on medical parole today just two months into his term, prison authorities announced....

 2021-09-05 15:06 

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Dublin v Meath - All-Ireland Ladies Championship final...

Five in-a-row chasing Dublin face a Meath side eager to stop them and cause a major upset at Croke Park. Follow all the action here....

 2021-09-05 15:03 

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'Hard reality' some students won't get first CAO choice...

Pol Dochartaigh, Deputy President of NUI Galway and Chair of the CAO, has said the "hard reality" is some students will not be successful in securing their first choice....

 2021-09-05 14:16 

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Girls Aloud star Sarah Harding has died, aged 39...

Girls Aloud singer and actress Sarah Harding has died at the age of 39 after a battle with cancer....

 2021-09-05 13:31 

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Meath the champions after stunning Dublin at Croke Park...

Meath caused one of the great football shocks to win a first ever senior All-Ireland football title, and deny Dublin the five-in-a-row in the process....

 2021-09-05 13:14 

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IT infrastructure of crime group 'disrupted' by garda...

Garda have said they have "significantly disrupted" the IT infrastructure of the cyber crime group which targeted the HSE earlier this year....

 2021-09-05 13:12 

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Summer not over just yet as temperatures to hit 24C...

Parts of Ireland will see hot, sunny weather return tomorrow, as temperatures are set to hit highs of 24C, forecasters have said....

 2021-09-05 11:59 

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New Zealand reports 20 Covid-19 cases as outbreak slows...

New Zealand reported 20 local Covid-19 cases today, the same as in previous day, giving authorities more confidence that they are gaining a winning hand over the current outbreak of the highly transmissible Delta variant....

 2021-09-05 11:15 

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'I need help' - The people struggling with Long Covid...

Long Covid can leave people struggling with perplexing and debilitating symptoms, such as chronic fatigue, joint pain and memory loss. Those affected are crying out for help, reports Barry O'Kelly....

 2021-09-05 11:07 

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Covid-19: 1,180 new cases confirmed, 362 in hospital...

The Department of Health has confirmed 1,180 new cases of Covid-19. There are 362 people in hospital, down one from yesterday, with 59 in ICU, up seven....

 2021-09-05 10:40 

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Death toll from Hurricane Ida floods rises to 65 in US...

Torrential rains, floods and tornadoes triggered by Hurricane Ida remnants have claimed at least 65 lives across the United States, US media reported....

 2021-09-05 10:38 

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Montenegro police fire teargas at protesters...

Montenegro police have used teargas to disperse hundreds of people protesting against the enthronement of a Serbian Orthodox Church cleric as the nation's religious leader, a ceremony that has exposed deep divisions over ties with Serbia....

 2021-09-05 08:58 

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Families recall painful memories on 9/11 anniversary...

On Saturday, the 20th anniversary of the September 11th terrorist attacks will be marked. For the families of the victims, it will be a painful reminder of the loved ones they have lost....

 2021-09-05 08:04 

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Man dies in shark attack at Australian beach...

A man has died following a shark attack in Australia despite the efforts of "incredibly brave" surfers and bystanders who came to his aid....

 2021-09-05 07:41 

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Veteran RT broadcaster Donncha Dlaing dies aged 88...

Veteran RT broadcaster Donncha Dlaing has died....

 2021-09-05 07:19 

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Afghan civil war 'likely': top US general...

Afghanistan will "likely" erupt in civil war, the top US general told US media, warning that those conditions could see a resurgence of terrorist groups in the country....

 2021-09-05 07:00 

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At a glance: What restrictions are easing tomorrow?...

Last week, the Taoiseach announced plans to lift most of Ireland's Covid-19 restrictions in the next two months. From Monday, a number of restrictions are eased, with the majority lifted next month....

 2021-09-05 07:00 

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Modern art: How Non-Fungible Tokens have mushroomed...

NFTs have become a hot investment property in recent months; but what are they, and what's so valuable about a digital file?...

 2021-09-05 07:00 

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Vaccine resistance persists despite pro-jab messaging...

Despite constant public service announcements and messages about the benefits of being inoculated there are still people who are vaccine hesitant if not completely vaccine resistant....

 2021-09-04 22:21 

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Taylor successfully defends her title in Leeds...

Katie Taylor has successfully defended her undisputed lightweight championship, beating American Jennifer Han via unanimous decision at Headingley Stadium....

 2021-09-04 17:49 

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Frost says UK not seeking to 'sweep away' NI protocol...

Britain's Brexit minister David Frost has said the UK will not sweep away the Northern Ireland Protocol as he warned conflict over the deal risks creating "cold mistrust" with the European Union....

 2021-09-04 17:26 

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Jack B Yeats exhibition opens at National Gallery...

A new exhibition celebrating the work of artist Jack B Yeats has opened at the National Gallery in Dublin, 150 years after his birth....

 2021-09-04 17:09 

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Maguire and Reid stun Korda sisters at Solheim Cup...

Leona Maguire and her English playing partner Mel Reid then struck a massive blow with victory over the previously unbeaten star American pairing of world number one Nelly Korda and her sister Jessica....

 2021-09-04 16:34 

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Decline in Covid-19 test referrals among younger people...

The HSE has said there has been a sharp decline in referrals for Covid-19 testing among people aged 15-24....

 2021-09-04 16:04 

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Republic of Ireland v Azerbaijan updates...

Stephen Kenny's Republic of Ireland look to put the disappointment of defeat to Portugal behind them as they welcome Azerbaijan to the Aviva Stadium. Follow all the action here....

 2021-09-04 15:49 

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Ceremonies held to mark 8th National Services Day...

The eighth National Services Day has been marked with ceremonies around the country....

 2021-09-04 12:07 

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Govt documents will clear up Zappone issues - Taoiseach...

Comprehensives material will be provided by the Department of Foreign Affairs on Monday on the proposed appointment of former minister Katherine Zappone as a United Nations envoy, the Taoiseach has said....

 2021-09-04 11:21 

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Martin: Covid levels may be on a downward trajectory...

The country can take some heart from indications that Covid-19 levels may be on a downward trajectory, according to the Taoiseach....

 2021-09-04 10:44 

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Brexit-related driver shortages hit UK flu vaccines...

Britain's biggest supplier of influenza vaccines has said it was postponing deliveries due to a Brexit-related shortage of lorry drivers, delaying the government's winter inoculation campaign....

 2021-09-04 10:31 

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28% of species surveyed by IUCN at risk of extinction...

Trapped on island habitats made smaller by rising seas, Indonesia's Komodo dragons were listed as "endangered", in an update of the wildlife Red List, that also warned overfishing threatens nearly two-in-five sharks with extinction....

 2021-09-04 10:22 

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Taliban yet to name government as resistance holds...

Fresh fighting has been reported between the Taliban and resistance forces in Afghanistan's Panjshir Valley, even as the hardline Islamists finalise a new government that will set the tone for their rule....

 2021-09-04 09:58 

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Novelist Hilary Mantel to seek Irish citizenship...

Novelist Hilary Mantel has said she hopes to gain Irish citizenship, leave the UK and become "a European again"....

 2021-09-04 08:53 

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UK MPs told to smarten up for return to Commons...

MPs returning to the Commons next week have been instructed to smarten up their attire by Speaker Lindsay Hoyle, in a reminder the days of Zooming in to Parliament are over....

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