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Latest Irish NewsTeenage boy arrested following shooting in Athlone last night

Gardaí are investigating a shooting incident in Athlone last night....

New campaign to highlight personal stories of Ireland's homeless people

A new campaign will publish the personal stories of Ireland's homeless people....

Road deaths down by 33 compared to 2016

Nearly half of all driver deaths in 2016 were on regional and local roads....

Calls for more attention to young male's mental health on International Men's Day

World Health Organization data shows men's life expectancy globally is 69 years....

Gerry Adams to step down as leader of Sinn Féin next year

Gerry Adams is to step down as leader of Sinn Féin next year and will not contest the next...

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Sport News IrelandMiss of the season? Brentford’s Neal Maupay just gave his entry for the accolade

Get ready to cringe....

’We got lucky’ Stuart McCloskey says of Fiji win

Centre Stuart McCloskey admits Ireland still have plenty to work on, despite claiming a narrow...

You might see Antonio Conte with a great big bushy beard if Chelsea win the league this season

The Chelsea manager is sporting some stylish stubble ahead of the Blues’ game against West...

Dele Alli was pretending to be a goalkeeper and might have pulled off one of the saves of the season

He can do a bit of everything, this kid....

Watch Chapecoense celebrate avoiding relegation less than a year on from tragic plane crash

The plane accident killed 71 of the 77 people on board....

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World NewsZimbabweans call for Mugabe to quit now, but more talks planned

Zimbabwe's parliament will "definitely" put in motion a process to impeach President Robert Mugabe,...

Satellite signals detected in search for missing submarine

Argentina's Navy has detected seven brief satellite calls that officials believe may have come from...

Investigation continues into mid-air crash as tributes paid to helicopter pilot

UK investigators continue to probe the causes of a mid-air collision between a helicopter and a...

Nuclear launch order can be refused, says US general

The top US defence officer has said an order from President Donald Trump or any of his successors...

Police ’confident’ body found is missing British teen Gaia Pope

The body of a woman has been found in the hunt for missing teenager Gaia Pope, which UK police are...

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Business News IrelandCork firms confident in face of challenges

Businesses in Cork are unanimously confident about the future despite external threats such as...

Sky and Fox shares rise as rivals eye Rupert Murdoch’s empire

Twenty-First Century Fox shares jumped in US trading and Sky shares rose in London after sources...

Revenue declares €84m haul in offshore assets

The Revenue said it received information on €84m in offshore assets before a late spring...

Airbnb documents seized in Japanese raid

Japanese fair trade regulators raided last month the offices of Airbnb over suspected violations of...

Guineys builds its profits as sales rise 10% to €23.8m

Pre-tax profits at department store retailer Michael Guiney — better known as Guineys —...

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Entertainment News IrelandLena Dunham apologises for defending Girls writer accused of sexual assault

She had spoken up in defence of her friend Murray Miller....

Ant and Dec return to screens as I’m A Celeb kicks off this weekend

The comedy duo will return with a fresh batch of 10 brave celebrities....

BBC Songs Of Praise star Aled Jones denies inappropriate behaviour amid broadcaster investigation

The presenter has voluntarily agreed not to go on the BBC while it investigates....

Micky Flanagan: I knew my dad was involved in crime

His dad went to prison ‘a couple of times.’...

I’m A Celebrity line-up: who are this year’s campers?

There’s a mixed-bag of contestants heading into the jungle this year....

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Technology NewsBudget 2017: Green light for driverless car testing

The chancellor says investment will "prepare the ground" for the cars to be on UK roads by 2021....

UK seeks future cyber-security stars

UK initiatives aim to get young people choosing a career in cyber-security to close a looming...

Apple delays launch of smart speaker

The HomePod will now go on release in early 2018 as the gadget still needs work, said Apple....

Germany bans children's smartwatches

Telecoms regulator says kids' smartwatches are spying devices and are to be banned under German...

Tech to cut young drivers' insurance bills

Which is the best insurance technology for young drivers: Black box or dash cam?...

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