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Landlords will hit renters with a €1,000 "water charge deposit" in addition to the existing rent deposit on a new home if they are forced to act as Irish Water’s "collection agents".

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Munster edge Ulster in provincial derby

Munster 21 Ulster 20
Ian Humphreys missed a last-minute conversion as Munster emerged 21-20 winners of tonight’s Guinness PRO12 derby against Ulster at Thomond Park.

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TODAY'S SPORT

O’Neill: Roy’s Villa exit not snap decision

While much has been made of the timing and apparent abruptness of Roy Keane’s departure from Aston Villa – just 24 hours before a game at Burnley – Martin O’Neill has indicated that the matter was on his assistant’s mind for some time.

TODAY'S COLUMNIST

Why Delaney brings tears to my eyes

FINE people have made this country great, but few can match John Delaney, the chief executive of the Football Association of Ireland, who was in the news, again, last week, being unfairly pilloried, subjected to media intrusion, victimised.

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On the Ebola frontline there is horror and happiness

I SPENT a month in Sierra Leone, at the front line of the largest Ebola outbreak in history.

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WORLD - OUR CHOICE

Pope calls for an end to fundamentalism

Pope Francis has called for an end to all forms of fundamentalism and said fighting hunger and poverty, rather than military intervention alone, were key to stopping Islamist militants carrying out "grave persecutions" in Syria and Iraq.

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Jolie: Our friends warned us against making bad-marriage tale By The Sea

Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt's friends warned them against making By the Sea.

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