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Daily Mirror
Investigation launched after two babies die at same hospital in one weekA mother was rushed to surgery in Cavan General Hospital on Wednesday, May 25 f
Investigation launched after two babies die at same hospital in one week
Daily Mirror / Posted 9 hours ago
A mother was rushed to surgery in Cavan General Hospital on Wednesday, May 25 for an emergency Caesarean section. The Irish Independent reports that a review will be carried out to determine if there was a delay in hospital staff carrying out the... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Man attempting to buy car in Longford repeatedly stabbed in legs whilst seated between two youngsterswith his family in Ireland for five years, and said that the brutal attack hadn
Man attempting to buy car in Longford repeatedly stabbed in legs whilst seated between two youngsters
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 9 hours ago
with his family in Ireland for five years, and said that the brutal attack hadn’t affected his feelings about Ireland. “I was assured it was a very friendly, very safe country, and this incident hasn’t changed that,” he said. Irish In... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Three advises Donegal woman to 'translate name into English' to use websitemedia. Three have apologised for the slip-up and said they are working to rect
Three advises Donegal woman to 'translate name into English' to use website
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 12 hours ago
media. Three have apologised for the slip-up and said they are working to rectify the issue. "You must provide a valid last name" is what @ThreeCare 's website says when I try to top up using my name in Irish, the only version Irish Inde... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Irishman living in London to back Brexit 'because immigrants are coming to capital to take work'adding that Ireland would be one of the worst affected countries if the UK were
Irishman living in London to back Brexit 'because immigrants are coming to capital to take work'
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 14 hours ago
adding that Ireland would be one of the worst affected countries if the UK were to vote to leave the EU. “My preference for the Irish electorate who have a significant part in this referendum is to vote to stay,” he said. Source Irish Indep... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Man attempting to buy car in Longford repeatedly stabbed in legs while seated between two youngsterswith his family in Ireland for five years, and said that the brutal attack hadn
Man attempting to buy car in Longford repeatedly stabbed in legs while seated between two youngsters
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 14 hours ago
with his family in Ireland for five years, and said that the brutal attack hadn’t affected his feelings about Ireland. “I was assured it was a very friendly, very safe country, and this incident hasn’t changed that,” he said. Irish In... Read more
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GAA Football & Hurling
Deely far from downbeatfrom the game according to the former Wexford star. "We made it difficult for
Deely far from downbeat
GAA Football & Hurling / Posted 15 hours ago
from the game according to the former Wexford star. "We made it difficult for them," he is quoted as saying in the Irish Independent. "I'm very happy with my lads, very proud of my players in that after those two goals, our lads never let... Read more
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GAA Football & Hurling
Brudair laments Limerick's wayward shootingCounty accumulated 16 wides compared to their opponents' nine and Brudair lamen
Brudair laments Limerick's wayward shooting
GAA Football & Hurling / Posted 16 hours ago
County accumulated 16 wides compared to their opponents' nine and Brudair lamented that statistic when speaking to The Irish Independent shortly after the final whistle. “You’d expect a higher return,” he remarked. “They were all fairly... Read more
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GAA Football & Hurling
"It was a terrible, terrible display"County in the Gaelic Grounds on a scoreline of 0-16 to 0-13 and, shortly after
"It was a terrible, terrible display"
GAA Football & Hurling / Posted 17 hours ago
County in the Gaelic Grounds on a scoreline of 0-16 to 0-13 and, shortly after the final whistle, Collins admitted to The Irish Independent: “It was a terrible, terrible display. “We knew Limerick would be very competitive and that they would... Read more
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Irish Examiner
INMO: Nurses whose pay was 'attacked' are 'entitled to seek earlier restoration'the new Public Expenditure Minister Paschal Donohoe does not want to discuss pa
INMO: Nurses whose pay was 'attacked' are 'entitled to seek earlier restoration'
Irish Examiner / Posted 20 hours ago
the new Public Expenditure Minister Paschal Donohoe does not want to discuss pay restoration. In an interview with the Irish Independent, Mr Donohoe says he instead wants to stay within the terms of the Lansdowne Road Agreement. However, the... Read more
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Irish Central
Bruce Springsteen’s family roots go back to County KildareBoss’s great-great-great-grandfather, Christy Gerrity, from Rathangan, was in f
Bruce Springsteen’s family roots go back to County Kildare
Irish Central / Posted 21 hours ago
Boss’s great-great-great-grandfather, Christy Gerrity, from Rathangan, was in fact a bit of a hell-raiser. The Irish Independent reports that in 1823 Gerrity was arrested and imprisoned under the Insurrection Act, which targeted those... Read more
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GAA Football & Hurling
Ó Sé enjoying life in front of the TV camerawould be. The Kerry great has made a seamless transition from the playing fiel
Ó Sé enjoying life in front of the TV camera
GAA Football & Hurling / Posted 2 days ago
would be. The Kerry great has made a seamless transition from the playing field to the RTE studio and, writing in today's Irish Independent, he admits he's surprised by how much he enjoys it. He also dispels the public perception that he and his... Read more
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Irish Central
Irish emigrant in coma gives birth to miracle baby at six monthsat the hospital, Mairead’s waters broke and baby Morgan was born by cesarean se
Irish emigrant in coma gives birth to miracle baby at six months
Irish Central / Posted 2 days ago
at the hospital, Mairead’s waters broke and baby Morgan was born by cesarean section at 27 weeks. A family member told the Irish Independent that for over four months mother and child were well cared for at separate hospitals Abu Dhabi, but it was... Read more
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GAA Football & Hurling
GAA dancing all the way to the bank thanks to 'The Boss'as ’The Boss’ performed in front of a capacity 81,000 fans and the 66-year-old
GAA dancing all the way to the bank thanks to 'The Boss'
GAA Football & Hurling / Posted 2 days ago
as ’The Boss’ performed in front of a capacity 81,000 fans and the 66-year-old will do it all again tomorrow night. The Irish Independent reports that sold out concerts are worth €1m each to the GAA. With Beyonce due to take to the stage on... Read more
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Irish Central
A “Yes” to Brexit would be disastrous for Irish / British relationscommerce between Dublin and Belfast has increased dramatically. It is a vital
A “Yes” to Brexit would be disastrous for Irish / British relations
Irish Central / Posted 3 days ago
commerce between Dublin and Belfast has increased dramatically. It is a vital market on both sides of the border. As the Irish Independent recently noted, ”Selling from the Republic into Northern Ireland, or from the North into the market here is... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Maureen O'Hara's daughter Bronwyn Fitzsimmons dies just a year after her motherLee in How Green Was My Valley, and made frequent appearances on TV shows McHal
Maureen O'Hara's daughter Bronwyn Fitzsimmons dies just a year after her mother
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
Lee in How Green Was My Valley, and made frequent appearances on TV shows McHale’s Navy and The Virginian and appeared in 1963 movie Spencer’s Mountain. She spent her time between Ireland, St Crois and the Virgin Islands. Source Irish Indep... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Number of schools in the North have been evacuatedhave been evacuated following ‘malicious communications’. It is not clear how
Number of schools in the North have been evacuated
Irish Examiner / Posted 3 days ago
have been evacuated following ‘malicious communications’. It is not clear how many schools have been affected, however the Irish Independent reports that children at Kilmaine in Co Down were told ‘to leave lunch boxes and coats behind' in an... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Kinahan gang want to 'wipe out' rivals and have 'a state within a state'from gardaí that his life is under threat. But Mr Ring hit out at the politica
Kinahan gang want to 'wipe out' rivals and have 'a state within a state'
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
from gardaí that his life is under threat. But Mr Ring hit out at the political reaction, saying the 1,000 armed checkpoints in the area "are all optics". He added: "It's the lighthouse in the bog. They are of no use at all." Irish In... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Thomas 'Slab' Murphy's appeal on tax evasion conviction to take place in NovemberMurphy as a “farmer and cattle dealer,” the judge said. After sentencing, in a
Thomas 'Slab' Murphy's appeal on tax evasion conviction to take place in November
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
Murphy as a “farmer and cattle dealer,” the judge said. After sentencing, in a statement issued via his solicitor, Murphy had said he maintains his innocence and had instructed his legal team to "pursue an appeal immediately". Irish Ind... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Canadian diplomat Kevin Vickers who shot terrorist tackles protester at Dublin 1916 remembrance eventceremony followed by a minute of silent reflection and a piper's lament, and th
Canadian diplomat Kevin Vickers who shot terrorist tackles protester at Dublin 1916 remembrance event
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
ceremony followed by a minute of silent reflection and a piper's lament, and the raising of the Irish national flag to full mast. A spokeswoman for the Canadian ambassador said: "We are not commenting on this incident." Ir... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Parliament hero tackles protesterwas tackled by somebody and it was only after that I realized it was the Canadi
Parliament hero tackles protester
Barrie Examiner / Posted 4 days ago
was tackled by somebody and it was only after that I realized it was the Canadian ambassador," an unnamed witness told the Irish Independent. "The whole thing lasted about a minute. The Canadian ambassador grabbed him, there was a struggle and... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Ambassador Kevin Vickers, who shot Parliament Hill terrorist Michael Zehaf-Bibeau, tackles protester in Irelandwas tackled by somebody and it was only after that I realized it was the Canadi
Ambassador Kevin Vickers, who shot Parliament Hill terrorist Michael Zehaf-Bibeau, tackles protester in Ireland
Calgary Sun / Posted 4 days ago
was tackled by somebody and it was only after that I realized it was the Canadian ambassador," an unnamed witness told the Irish Independent. "The whole thing lasted about a minute. The Canadian ambassador grabbed him, there was a struggle and... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Parliament hero tackles protesterwas tackled by somebody and it was only after that I realized it was the Canadi
Parliament hero tackles protester
Sarnia Observer / Posted 4 days ago
was tackled by somebody and it was only after that I realized it was the Canadian ambassador," an unnamed witness told the Irish Independent. "The whole thing lasted about a minute. The Canadian ambassador grabbed him, there was a struggle and... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Parliament hero tackles protesterwas tackled by somebody and it was only after that I realized it was the Canadi
Parliament hero tackles protester
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 4 days ago
was tackled by somebody and it was only after that I realized it was the Canadian ambassador," an unnamed witness told the Irish Independent. "The whole thing lasted about a minute. The Canadian ambassador grabbed him, there was a struggle and... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Parliament hero tackles protesterwas tackled by somebody and it was only after that I realized it was the Canadi
Parliament hero tackles protester
Welland Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
was tackled by somebody and it was only after that I realized it was the Canadian ambassador," an unnamed witness told the Irish Independent. "The whole thing lasted about a minute. The Canadian ambassador grabbed him, there was a struggle and... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Parliament hero tackles protesterwas tackled by somebody and it was only after that I realized it was the Canadi
Parliament hero tackles protester
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 4 days ago
was tackled by somebody and it was only after that I realized it was the Canadian ambassador," an unnamed witness told the Irish Independent. "The whole thing lasted about a minute. The Canadian ambassador grabbed him, there was a struggle and... Read more
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Simcoe Reformer
Parliament hero tackles protesterwas tackled by somebody and it was only after that I realized it was the Canadi
Parliament hero tackles protester
Simcoe Reformer / Posted 4 days ago
was tackled by somebody and it was only after that I realized it was the Canadian ambassador,” an unnamed witness told the Irish Independent. “The whole thing lasted about a minute. The Canadian ambassador grabbed him, there was a struggle and... Read more
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Fort McMurray Today
Parliament hero tackles protesterwas tackled by somebody and it was only after that I realized it was the Canadi
Parliament hero tackles protester
Fort McMurray Today / Posted 4 days ago
was tackled by somebody and it was only after that I realized it was the Canadian ambassador,” an unnamed witness told the Irish Independent. “The whole thing lasted about a minute. The Canadian ambassador grabbed him, there was a struggle and... Read more
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Woodstock Sentinel-Review
Parliament hero tackles protesterwas tackled by somebody and it was only after that I realized it was the Canadi
Parliament hero tackles protester
Woodstock Sentinel-Review / Posted 4 days ago
was tackled by somebody and it was only after that I realized it was the Canadian ambassador,” an unnamed witness told the Irish Independent. “The whole thing lasted about a minute. The Canadian ambassador grabbed him, there was a struggle and... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Parliament hero tackles protesterwas tackled by somebody and it was only after that I realized it was the Canadi
Parliament hero tackles protester
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 4 days ago
was tackled by somebody and it was only after that I realized it was the Canadian ambassador,” an unnamed witness told the Irish Independent. “The whole thing lasted about a minute. The Canadian ambassador grabbed him, there was a struggle and... Read more
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Chatham Daily News
Parliament hero tackles protesterwas tackled by somebody and it was only after that I realized it was the Canadi
Parliament hero tackles protester
Chatham Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
was tackled by somebody and it was only after that I realized it was the Canadian ambassador,” an unnamed witness told the Irish Independent. “The whole thing lasted about a minute. The Canadian ambassador grabbed him, there was a struggle and... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Canadian ambassador tackles protester at Dublin Easter Rising 1916 eventGrangegorman Military Ceremony to commemorate the British soldiers who died dur
Canadian ambassador tackles protester at Dublin Easter Rising 1916 event
Daily Mirror / Posted 4 days ago
Grangegorman Military Ceremony to commemorate the British soldiers who died during the 1916 Rising. An eyewitness told the Irish Independent: "It was just before the wreath party was coming in. The colour party were carrying a Union Jack. "This... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Canadian diplomat Kevin Vickers who shot dead terrorist tackles protester at Dublin 1916 remembrance eventceremony followed by a minute of silent reflection and a piper's lament, and th
Canadian diplomat Kevin Vickers who shot dead terrorist tackles protester at Dublin 1916 remembrance event
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
ceremony followed by a minute of silent reflection and a piper's lament, and the raising of the Irish national flag to full mast. A spokeswoman for the Canadian ambassador said: "We are not commenting on this incident." Ir... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Ambassador Kevin Vickers, who shot Parliament Hill terrorist Michael Zehaf-Bibeau, tackles protester in Irelandwas tackled by somebody and it was only after that I realized it was the Canadi
Ambassador Kevin Vickers, who shot Parliament Hill terrorist Michael Zehaf-Bibeau, tackles protester in Ireland
Calgary Sun / Posted 4 days ago
was tackled by somebody and it was only after that I realized it was the Canadian ambassador,” an unnamed witness told the Irish Independent. “The whole thing lasted about a minute. The Canadian ambassador grabbed him, there was a struggle and... Read more
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CBC.ca
Parliament Hill attack hero Kevin Vickers tackles protester in Dublinwas the first to respond to the disturbance, tackling the man and leading him a
Parliament Hill attack hero Kevin Vickers tackles protester in Dublin
CBC.ca / Posted 4 days ago
was the first to respond to the disturbance, tackling the man and leading him away from the ceremony, according to the Irish Independent. Police later arrested the protester. "This man just ran forward and started screaming, 'It's a disgrace'.... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Canadian diplomat Kevin Vickers who took down Islamic terrorist tackles protester at Dublin 1916 remembrance eventceremony followed by a minute of silent reflection and a piper's lament, and th
Canadian diplomat Kevin Vickers who took down Islamic terrorist tackles protester at Dublin 1916 remembrance event
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
ceremony followed by a minute of silent reflection and a piper's lament, and the raising of the Irish national flag to full mast. A spokeswoman for the Canadian ambassador said: "We are not commenting on this incident." Ir... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Tesco to remove Irish food section in more than 200 UK storeschoice drastically reduced and it’s doubtful if a credible shopping experience
Tesco to remove Irish food section in more than 200 UK stores
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
choice drastically reduced and it’s doubtful if a credible shopping experience for the Irish customer will remain.” Mr O’Kane claimed that in contrast Morrison’s, Sainsbury’s and Asda “all continue to expand their Irish offer”. Irish inde... Read more
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GAA Football & Hurling
Wexford chairman blasts 'cowards' over online abusea stage where unnamed people feel entitled to abuse and sneer at anybody," Mr D
Wexford chairman blasts 'cowards' over online abuse
GAA Football & Hurling / Posted 4 days ago
a stage where unnamed people feel entitled to abuse and sneer at anybody," Mr Devereux is quoted as saying in today’s Irish Independent. "They have the gall to accuse players of being cowards and then won't even put their names to it. What... Read more
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GAA Football & Hurling
O'Neill reveals he nearly quit Tyronethe off-season whether I wanted to be with Tyrone this season or if I was good
O'Neill reveals he nearly quit Tyrone
GAA Football & Hurling / Posted 4 days ago
the off-season whether I wanted to be with Tyrone this season or if I was good enough to be there," O'Neill said in today’s Irish Independent. "And decided I gave it a right good lash in the off-season and see where that took me. I got a run in the... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Man tries to open plane door and smoke cigarette at 38,000ftin straight away.” Hamburg police confirmed there is to be no formal investiga
Man tries to open plane door and smoke cigarette at 38,000ft
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
in straight away.” Hamburg police confirmed there is to be no formal investigation into the incident. On May 2 cabin crew had wrestle a woman to the ground as tried to open a door on a Jetstar flight between Sydney and Avalon. Irish Inde... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Hitmen for the Kinahan cartel are 'on a weekly retainer and being paid up to €10k per hit'killings. "These ruthless gangs intent on violence and revenge have no place i
Hitmen for the Kinahan cartel are 'on a weekly retainer and being paid up to €10k per hit'
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
killings. "These ruthless gangs intent on violence and revenge have no place in any community in this country and they will not be tolerated," she said. "We are confronting this and will see those involved brought to justice." Irish Inde... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
There's an easy way to destroy murderous drugs gangs for goodonly reason why these guys kill is because they are making a fortune. There is
There's an easy way to destroy murderous drugs gangs for good
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
only reason why these guys kill is because they are making a fortune. There is no logical economic rationale for the present drugs policy. The war on drugs has failed, why not admit it and start rethinking this societal dilemma? Irish Indep... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Father finds son who vanished - but faces agonising court battle to be reunitedof his wife's relatives is trying to claim custody of Cody. The State Departme
Father finds son who vanished - but faces agonising court battle to be reunited
Daily Mirror / Posted 5 days ago
of his wife's relatives is trying to claim custody of Cody. The State Department's Bureau of Consular Affairs told the Irish Independent: "We are aware of reports of an international parental child abduction from the United Kingdom to the... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Pal of gangster shot dead 'armed with a gun and hunting down killers'is seeking revenge. He is reportedly on the streets, armed and dangerous and h
Pal of gangster shot dead 'armed with a gun and hunting down killers'
Daily Mirror / Posted 5 days ago
is seeking revenge. He is reportedly on the streets, armed and dangerous and hunting the killers. As reported by the Irish Independent, a source said: "He is armed with a gun, hunting them down." CCTV footage of Hutch's murder show the... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Irishman killed in plane crash in Hawaiithat it is providing consular assistance to the family. The cause of the crash
Irishman killed in plane crash in Hawaii
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
that it is providing consular assistance to the family. The cause of the crash is as yet unknown. The National Transportation Safety Board and the Federal Aviation Administration are investigating the incident. More to follow. Irish Inde... Read more
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GAA Football & Hurling
Macauley is 'good to go'caught because it's one of the strengths of this team that we've been able to f
Macauley is 'good to go'
GAA Football & Hurling / Posted 5 days ago
caught because it's one of the strengths of this team that we've been able to focus on what is in front of us," he told The Irish Independent. "You have heard the cliche coming from a million athletes, that they don't look past their next race or... Read more
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Futn Soccer
Report: Liverpool suffers major blow in fight for £20m StrikerAccording to Bild, via Irish Independent, Liverpool could fail to sign their ma
Report: Liverpool suffers major blow in fight for £20m Striker
Futn Soccer / Posted 6 days ago
According to Bild, via Irish Independent, Liverpool could fail to sign their main transfer target for the summer transfer window, as Mario Götze suggested that he would like to stay right where he is, and try to fight for his place in the first team... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Gareth Hutch murder: Man hands himself into gardai after fatal Dublin shootingbe tolerated," she said. "We are confronting this and will see those involved
Gareth Hutch murder: Man hands himself into gardai after fatal Dublin shooting
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
be tolerated," she said. "We are confronting this and will see those involved brought to justice." Ms Fitzgerald rejected suggestions that garda operations had been scaled back in the midst of the unprecedented gangland killings. Irish Indepen... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Schools in Dublin and Limerick evacuated after bomb threatsevacuated this morning - and parents were called to collect their children. It
Schools in Dublin and Limerick evacuated after bomb threats
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
evacuated this morning - and parents were called to collect their children. It follows similar 'not credible' threats to schools across England and Scotland yesterday. Again, many schools were evacuated as a precautionary measure. Irish Indepen... Read more
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GAA Football & Hurling
O'Dwyer "was ready to throw in the towel"the running was very hard because I could see the lads training and I was just
O'Dwyer "was ready to throw in the towel"
GAA Football & Hurling / Posted 6 days ago
the running was very hard because I could see the lads training and I was just getting p*ssed off," he told The Irish Independent. "I went through every emotion there was to go through because at times you'd be like 'yeah don't worry... Read more
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Limerick Post
2016 Limerick women in business award winners namedand has secured coverage in a number of national media outlets including the Su
2016 Limerick women in business award winners named
Limerick Post / Posted 6 days ago
and has secured coverage in a number of national media outlets including the Sunday Business Show on Today Fm, the Irish Independent, Irish Examiner, Image Magazine and the Irish Country Magazine. This coverage has increased brand awareness... Read more
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