'Let the children choose': Wicklow primary school to introduce gender-neutral uniform

A new gender-neutral school uniform policy is being introduced in a primary school in Wicklow.

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GRA: Armed units not a long term solution in Longford

More gardaí patrolling the streets of Longford are the only long term solution to the ongoing feud between two factions in the town according to a member ...

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'Significant discrimination' towards Travellers remains an issue

The Council of Europe says there's still 'significant discrimination' towards Travellers in Ireland.

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Latest: Downed drone sends a message to America, says Iranian commander

The paramilitary group said it shot down the drone on Thursday morning when it entered Iranian airspace.

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Battle to take on Johnson as Tory leadership race narrows to final two

By the end of Thursday, Tory MPs will have decided which two candidates will remain in the race – with Boris Johnson almost certain to be one of them.

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Global poll places US near Russia and Saudi Arabia in ‘using influence for bad’

The survey of 17,000 people found 22% believed the US used its international influence mostly in a negative way.

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Football rumours from the media

Could Frank Lampard be made Chelsea manager by the end of the week?

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Feliciano Lopez facing foray into unknown on doubles date with Andy Murray

Spaniard Lopez on Wednesday denied any link to alleged match-fixing at Wimbledon in 2007.

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David Clifford reared to be wary of Cork

The one-sidedness of the Cork-Kerry rivalry since 2012 has not diminished it in the slightest for David Clifford.

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Web searches for hybrid and electric vehicles up 244% since 2017

Online searches for hybrid and electric vehicles have increased by 244% over the last two and a half years.

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LinkedIn to announce 400 jobs for Dublin

More than 400 jobs are set to be announced in Dublin this morning.

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ESRI calls for tax hikes to prevent overheating

One of the country’s leading economic think-tanks has called for increased taxes and less spending to form the basis of next year’s budget.

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Ed Sheeran gives local unsigned acts chance to perform at his homecoming gigs

The 28-year-old has asked BBC Introducing in Suffolk to nominate a trio of artists.

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Love Island’s Joe Garratt insists he never tried to ‘control’ Lucie Donlan

TV watchdog Ofcom received more than 300 complaints over Lucie’s treatment.

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Marvel boss reveals he has been trying to recruit Keanu Reeves

Kevin Feige said he speaks to the actor for ‘almost every film we make’.

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Jon Stewart: journey from satirist to political advocate is no laughing matter

When Jon Stewart quit the Daily Show, the satirical news and comedy show he hosted for 16 years until August 2015, he explained to his replacement, Trevor Noah, ...

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Special Report: Mary Lou McDonald’s leadership comes under scrutiny in wake of poll performance

Sinn Féin never imagined their recent election results would be so poor and must now figure out how to get the electorate back on side, writes Political Editor ...

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Youghal is being transformed as it gets ready to welcome the Ironman triathlon

The international sporting cavalcade is the biggest thing to hit the East Cork town since ‘Moby Dick’, writes Christy Parker

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