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Man (29) appears in court charged with murder of Michael Barr at Sunset House pub

Irish Independent - ‎7 hours ago‎
The Sunset House and, inset, Michael Barr 2 The Sunset House and, inset, Michael Barr An unmarked Garda car escorts the Garda van with Eamonn Cumberton on board after he was charged with the murder of Michael Barr at the CCJ.
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Warnings on alcohol products facing EU opposition - ‎11 hours ago‎
The Government is facing strong opposition from several European Union countries over its plans to introduce detailed health warnings on alcohol products.
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Garda Commissioner 'should clarify any efforts to discredit Sgt McCabe'

Irish Times - ‎1 hour ago‎
Garda Commissioner Nóirín O'Sullivan should clarify any efforts that were made to discredit Garda whistleblower Sgt Maurice McCabe, according to John McGuinness TD (FF).
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Man arrested following fatal Meath car crash released without charge - ‎2 hours ago‎
A Garda spokesperson confirmed the man's release and said that a file is being prepared for the Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP).
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Killed Gorilla Seemed to Protect Child Who Fell in Enclosure: Witness - ‎2 hours ago‎
A visitor who recorded the harrowing moments after a 4-year-old fell into the gorilla exhibit at the Cincinnati Zoo said Sunday that the hulking ape appeared to be more of a gentle giant - protecting the child before the animal was shot dead.
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Six former TDs among Taoiseach's Seanad nominees

UTV Ireland - ‎May 27, 2016‎
Taoiseach Enda Kenny has announced his eleven nominees to the Seanad on Friday, including a number of ex-Dáil deputies. Taoiseach Enda Kenny.
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Man charged over Lurgan dissident parade

UTV Ireland - ‎5 hours ago‎
A 51-year-old man has been charged with taking part in an unnotified dissident republican parade in Lurgan on Saturday. A dissident republican parade in Lurgan on Saturday afternoon.
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Politician hit with pie over stance on refugees - ‎10 hours ago‎
A prominent member of Germany's far-left Linke party was hit in the face with a chocolate cream pie yesterday in an attack claimed by a self-styled "anti-fascist" group protesting against her stance on refugees.
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Kenny urges Irish people in UK to vote over Brexit - ‎1 hour ago‎
Taoiseach Enda Kenny has encouraged Irish people living in the UK to register to vote in the upcoming referendum on Europe. Speaking in London, Mr Kenny said the decision made on 23 June would be one of the most significant in the last 50 years and ...
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Hundreds march in Dublin to protest housing crisis

Irish Times - ‎May 28, 2016‎
About 1,000 people marched in Dublin on Saturday to demand that a national housing emergency be declared by the Government. If an emergency was declared, the Government could access special European Union funding to invest in housing.
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Brendan Howlin expects Government to fall within 12 months

Irish Times - ‎May 28, 2016‎
The Labour Party leader said on Saturday he expects the minority Government to collapse shortly and his party is preparing for another general election within 12 months.
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Temperatures are set to hit 24 degrees this week

Irish Times - ‎6 hours ago‎
It is often referred to as “exam weather”, a balmy brightness whose arrival seems to coincide annually with the start of the State exams.
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Missing man Gary Flynn found safe and well - ‎5 hours ago‎
Gary Flynn, who is aged 34, was last seen in the Clondalkin area on the evening of Thursday, May 26. He is around six feet one inch tall with short brown hair and has a medium build.

Banks approach to fixing mortgages in arrears may lead to future problems

Irish Times - ‎7 hours ago‎
Banks may be storing up problems for borrowers and themselves under the most popular method they use to restructure mortgages in arrears, according to the head of the country's insolvency service.

Motor Insurers' Bureau of Ireland in appeal over Setanta liabilities

Irish Examiner - ‎May 27, 2016‎
The Motor Insurers' Bureau of Ireland has lodged an appeal to the Supreme Court over the allocation of the liabilities of Setanta Insurance which collapsed in 2014.

Seen & Heard: Applegreen pumps up its executive lounge service

Irish Times - ‎1 hour ago‎
Executive service. Motorway service area company Applegreen is planning to add “executive lounges” to its petrol stations in the Republic, having already installed one such lounge at an outlet in Lisburn, according to the Sunday Independent.

Time to get connected - how absence of broadband is killing jobs

Irish Independent - ‎15 hours ago‎
It is a resource that has become as essential in Ireland as electricity and water, and the absence of good broadband is killing jobs in areas that desperately need recovery, paralysing schools and leaving farmers on the wrong side of the digital divide.
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Garda speed operation catches 322 drivers over limit

Irish Times - ‎May 28, 2016‎
Gardai said they detected 322 drivers over the speed limit during an intensive 24-hour enforcement period which ended at 7am on Saturday.

New Limerick speed enforcement zones revealed

Limerick Leader - ‎May 28, 2016‎
THE NUMBER of locations in County Limerick for GoSafe operators to catch speeding motorists has increased by 50%. They have jumped from 22 to 33 following a garda review.

Seventy-one people have died on the State's roads in 2016

Irish Times - ‎1 hour ago‎
A total of 71 people have died on the Republic's roads so far this year, 13 more than the same period last year, according to provisional figures from An Garda Síochána.
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Rozanna Purcell reveals she split with Bressie 'some time ago'

Irish Independent - ‎3 hours ago‎
They were the couple that defined our relationship goals but it seems Rozanna Purcell and Niall Breslin have split. Share. Facebook · Twitter · Google · Email.

Cillian Murphy celebrates his 40th with Jack Reynor in Cork

Irish Examiner - ‎2 hours ago‎
He's in the midst of filming World War II drama Dunkirk alongside Harry Styles but Cillian Murphy took a much needed break from shooting to celebrate his 40th birthday.
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Louise McSharry opens up about being publicly attacked about her weight

Irish Examiner - ‎2 hours ago‎
“I wanted [the book] to serve a purpose. For me my journey with body image has been really difficult, but I'm in a really good place now and I kind of feel a little bit like an evangelist,” she said.
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GAA round-up: Facile wins for Cavan and Mayo as Clare and Tipp advance in Munster

Irish Independent - ‎38 minutes ago‎
Mark Shields of Armagh in action against Conor Moynagh of Cavan in the Ulster GAA Football 2 Mark Shields of Armagh in action against Conor Moynagh of Cavan in the Ulster GAA Football Senior Championship quarter-final between Cavan and Armagh at ...

Conor Loftus stars as Mayo coast through in Ruislip - ‎46 minutes ago‎
Mayo began their quest for a sixth successive Connacht crown with a comprehensive 2-16 to 0-9 victory over London at Ruislip. The visitors had captain Cillian O'Connor black-carded after just six minutes but his replacement, Conor Loftus, helped Mayo ...
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Prototype space station module inflated on NASA's second try

GMA News - ‎39 minutes ago‎
CAPE CANAVERAL, Florida - Astronauts aboard the International Space Station on Saturday inflated an experimental fabric module that may provide a less expensive and safer option for housing crews during long stays in space, a NASA TV broadcast ...
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Rosetta Discovery: Comet 67P contains...

WDIV Detroit - ‎1 hour ago‎
The European Space Agency's Rosetta spacecraft has made a very significant discovery - information that has important implications about how life on Earth may have developed.
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Number of habitable planets could be limited by stifling atmospheres

Science Daily - ‎May 25, 2016‎
Date: May 25, 2016; Source: Imperial College London; Summary: Fewer than predicted planets may be capable of harboring life because their atmospheres keep them too hot, new research suggests.
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The muddy waters of body mass index (BMI)

Irish Times - ‎10 hours ago‎
“The road is long, With many a winding turn, That leads us to who knows where”. The lyrics of the Hollies hit He Ain't Heavy, He's My Brother fit nicely along the convoluted road that is the relationship between body mass index (BMI) and health.
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Researchers develop novel technology for customised tablets

The Hindu - ‎May 28, 2016‎
Researchers have found a novel way to make personalised medicine cheaper and easier by combining the myriad of pills you need to take for your ailment in just one tablet.

Rise of the Frankenstein brain op: More patients stay awake during surgery

Irish Mirror - ‎7 hours ago‎
An 'awake craniatomy' is mainly used for the removal of tumours within or beside functioning areas of the brain. Shares; Comments.