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Ireland "could take in 40000 refugees to help ease migrant crisis" gripping Europe

Irish Mirror - ‎3 hours ago‎
Ireland could take in 40,000 refugees to help ease the horrific migrant crisis, it has been claimed. As the world was rocked by the image of dead toddler Aylan Kurdi , Taoiseach Enda Kenny said: “Any parent could see that child in their own arms.
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Gardai investigating suspected murder in capital

Irish Independent - ‎Aug 24, 2012‎
The man, understood to be in his forties, was seriously assaulted and taken to Tallaght Hospital where he was pronounced dead a short time later.
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Desperate refugees herded onto trains

Irish Examiner - ‎1 hour ago‎
Refugees forced from a train in Hungary scuffled with helmeted riot police and some clung to railway tracks yesterday, as politicians across Europe struggled to respond to public opinion appalled by images of a drowned 3-year-old boy.
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Gibraltar hope to score on Friday night

RTE.ie - ‎2 hours ago‎
Roy Chipolina has warned the Republic of Ireland that Gibraltar will set out to score against them as they head into Euro 2016 qualifier battle in Faro.
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Soldiers drafted in to search for Ciara Breen

Irish Examiner - ‎58 minutes ago‎
The Garda investigation into the disappearance of missing Dundalk teenager Ciara Breen, took another twist yesterday as members of the defence forces were drafted in to help with the ongoing search of the Balmers bog area of the county Louth town.
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Fennelly Fallout: GRA: Callinan departure was due to political interference

Irish Examiner - ‎58 minutes ago‎
The body representing rank-and-file gardaí has said it still believes former commissioner Martin Callinan was removed from his office through political interference.
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Drowned boys to be brought home

Irish Examiner - ‎1 hour ago‎
The father of two toddlers who drowned with their mother and several other migrants as they tried to reach Greece identified their bodies yesterday and prepared to take them back to their home town of Kobani.
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Otto Pérez Molina, Guatemalan President, Resigns Amid Scandal

New York Times - ‎13 hours ago‎
MEXICO CITY - President Otto Pérez Molina of Guatemala resigned on Thursday to face charges in a customs fraud scandal that has generated a sweeping protest movement of citizens enraged by government corruption.
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At least 14 dead after migrant boat sinks off Malaysia

Channel News Asia - ‎3 hours ago‎
At least 14 people have drowned after a boat carrying around 70 Indonesian migrants capsized off the Malaysian state of Selangor, according to the Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency.
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'You may be unknowingly shielding a killer' - Garda renew Raonaid Murray (17 ...

Irish Independent - ‎5 hours ago‎
Gardai are renewing their appeal again for information on the murder of 17-year-old Raonaid Murray. Ads by Google. Share. Facebook · Twitter · Google · Email.
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Analysis: Renua Ireland think-in provides actual thinking

Irish Times - ‎1 hour ago‎
When you have to endure them every September, you realise the term “political party think-in” does violence to the English language.
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Tipperary publican dies in accident with vintage lorry

Irish Examiner - ‎58 minutes ago‎
A well-known Tipperary publican and farmer who had a passion for vintage machinery died on Wednesday evening while starting a vintage lorry, one of his four devastated children said.
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Man injured following shooting at wedding reception - man arrested by gardai ...

Irish Independent - ‎15 hours ago‎
He was treated for a hand injury following the attack in the car park of Rafters bar and restaurant on Northland Road on Wednesday evening.
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Ryanair keen on Dublin and Cork growth

Irish Examiner - ‎1 hour ago‎
Ryanair has reiterated that it wants to develop services out of Cork Airport and remains in talks with the airport and its owner, the DAA, over landing charges.
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Numbers signing on the dole down 2000

Irish Examiner - ‎1 hour ago‎
Official figures from the Live Register revealed the numbers on unemployment benefits totalled 359,076 in August, down almost 40,000 in the last year.
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CPL Resources snaps up €8m UK firm

Irish Examiner - ‎59 minutes ago‎
As it unveiled solid full-year results yesterday, recruitment firm CPL Resources announced it had acquired a 90% stake in a UK life sciences and pharmaceutical equivalent.
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Why smartwatch hype machine is running five years fast

Economic Times - ‎2 hours ago‎
By Amy Thomson Here's why you probably want a smartwatch: You can use it to do cool stuff like open doors, pay for coffee, and start cars.
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Many new top-level domains have become Internet's “bad neighborhoods” [Updated]

Ars Technica - ‎1 hour ago‎
There were many who warned that the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers' (ICANN) decision to allow a host of new commercial generic top-level Internet domains was going to create a huge opportunity for Internet scammers and hackers.
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Sony Xperia Z5 is gunning for the mobile camera crown

USA TODAY - ‎5 hours ago‎
As far as Android phones go, Sony pumped out some of our all-time favorites last year with the Xperia Z3 and Z3 Compact. With great cameras and battery life, it's a real shame that they haven't found much traction with consumers.
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Your phone can tell when you're bored

Fortune - ‎6 hours ago‎
According to these researchers. Spanish researchers want to determine when smartphone users are bored, the better to pelt people with content and disturb any blank-minded zen left in the modern world.
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Behind the scenes of Electric Picnic

Irish Examiner - ‎1 hour ago‎
ELECTRIC Picnic's laid-back ambiance is one of the Stradbally festival's defining qualities. Behind the playful, faintly hippy exterior, however, the effort to put on a great show is never ending.

Line-up for Late Late Show revealed

RTE.ie - ‎6 hours ago‎
Former Formula One President Max Mosley will be among the guests on The Late Late Show when it returns for its 54th season this Friday on RTÉ One.
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Strictly Come Dancing 2015: Carol Kirkwood is terrified of showing off her legs

Irish Examiner - ‎2 hours ago‎
BBC Weather host Carol Kirkwood is very nervous about baring the flesh on Strictly - particularly her legs. “It's the skimpy outfits that concern me most,” she explained, “Because I don't have the best figure in the world, and I'm really self-conscious ...
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UFC executive says Joseph Duffy is more reflective of Irish people than Conor ...

Irish Independent - ‎5 hours ago‎
The UFC's Vice-President of International believes the quietly-spoken Joseph Duffy, who will headline the promotion's October return to Dublin, has more in common with the Irish average person than Conor McGregor.
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Ireland at full strength for final warm-up against England

Irish Times - ‎1 hour ago‎
If the stakes weren't high in any case for an Anglo-Irish sporting set-to, the need to avoid a second successive defeat before the World Cup kicks off upped the ante, on top of which Joe Schmidt predictably followed Stuart Lancaster in naming a fairly ...

Lampreys returning to English rivers after conservation work

Belfast Telegraph - ‎2 hours ago‎
A prehistoric fish has been seen in some English rivers for the first time since the 1800s in the wake of conservation work, the Environment Agency said.
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Ants Suddenly March In A Circle When An iPhone Rings

Huffington Post - ‎9 hours ago‎
Bizarre video of bustling ants suddenly marching in a circle around an iPhone when it rings has the Internet wondering what the heck is going on.
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Leopard leaps into waterhole to catch a fish for dinner in Botswana

Daily Mail - ‎5 hours ago‎
Dinnertime can be a dirty business in the wilds of Africa when you're a famished leopard. In this incredible set of images, one of the majestic predators is more than happy to end up caked in mud for the sake of a meal... which in this case takes the ...
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HSE to reimburse cost of crucial drug for MS sufferers

Irish Examiner - ‎1 hour ago‎
There were tears of joy in Rosaleen Rafter's home when the Health Service Executive confirmed that it will repay the cost of a life-changing drug for people with multiple sclerosis.
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The EU's top court has punched a hole in Leo's plan for higher alcohol prices

thejournal.ie - ‎11 hours ago‎
THE GOVERNMENT'S PLAN to introduce a minimum price for alcohol has suffered a major setback after an advisor to the EU's top court said the laws could be illegal.

HSE wanted to shut key services at Portlaoise hospital

Irish Times - ‎1 hour ago‎
The Department of Health and the HSE wanted to see key services at the troubled Midland Regional Hospital in Portlaoise closed down in June 2014, but the measures were never implemented.
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