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Drug availability is "largely unaffected" by Garda and Customs’ operations and drug markets are more "integrated" than ever in communities, according to a landmark piece of research.

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School children play on the sculpture 'We're fryin' out here' by Andrew Hankin during the 2014 Sculptures by the Sea exhibition at Tamarama Beach on October 23, 2014 in Sydney, Australia. Getty Images

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Adams must be held to account just like any other politician

WHY is Gerry Adams still the leader of Sinn Fein? 

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‘Like a Virgin’ cover lands nun in hot waterThis story is enriched with multi-media content

Italy’s Catholic establishment has expressed outrage after a nun who won the Italian edition of The Voice last June this week released her first album featuring a cover of Madonna’s ‘Like a Virgin’.

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Nylons nail it for peak pins - 75 years of stockingsby Jonathan DeBurca Butler

Fashion & Beauty

Oscar de la Renta: Tributes to the man who styled first ladies, socialites, and stars

Food & Drink

Chefs reveal what they keep in their fridgeBy Joe McNamee

Health & Life

More and more Irish women going in search of Kim and J-Lo style curves!By Lynne Kelleher

Home & Interiors

Bask in reflected glory with a quality mirrorBy Carol O’Callaghan

Travel

Walt Disney made dreams come true for south-west tourismBy Donal Hickey

Arts, Books, Films & TV

Filmaker Leigh has it down to a fine artby Alan O’Riordan

Outdoors

Walk of the Week: Stepping out in the footsteps of Finbarr at Gougane Barra, Co Cork