Women's Aid: 20,000 incidents of domestic violence against women and children in 2018

There were 20,000 incidents of domestic violence against women and children last year.

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TDs to be warned debt levels mean Ireland is very exposed to the next crash

“Dramatic cuts” will be needed to Government spending if it continues to spiral, while high debt levels mean the country is very exposed to the next ...

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Clarity needed on patient impact as tomorrow's strike set to go ahead

A 24-hour stoppage looks set to go ahead after talks between SIPTU, the HSE and Department of Public Expenditure at the Workplace Relations Commission yesterday ...

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Iran says talks with US impossible amid sanctions and ‘intimidation’

US president Donald Trump has ordered new financial sanctions on Iran’s supreme leader and his associates.

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Sexual assault accuser is ‘not my type’, says Trump

The US president has denied the allegations made by writer E Jean Carroll.

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Space Station astronauts return to Earth

The trio had spent 204 days in space.

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Leicester reveal plans to sell the club after interest from new investors

Leicester, who finished second from bottom in the Gallagher Premiership last season, hope investment can revive their fortunes.

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Football rumours from the media

A potential Pogba-Neymar swap and strike-power in Newcastle lead Tuesday’s pitch positing.

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Curran: Dubs’ extra game in Croker ‘not right or fair’

Former Roscommon goalkeeper Shane Curran is adamant Dublin having two Super 8 games in Croke Park is “not right or fair” but he doesn’t expect ...

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UK utility company to pay out record €141m after ‘shocking’ Ofwat probe

Customers of the utility company will now receive rebates of £61 over the next five years as part of the penalty package.

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Markets slow on German woes and G20 jitters

Weak German economic data and a profit warning from Daimler impacted European stock markets as investors reined in any bets on a fourth week of gains before G20 ...

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Self-help debt recovery evident, court hears

Elements within the construction industry who are owed money have in the past turned to helping themselves when it comes to recovering debts, the Circuit Civil Court ...

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Judi Dench: Spacey and Weinstein films should not be airbrushed from history

The actress said “you cannot deny somebody a talent”.

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Seven-year-old Harper Beckham ranks fourth on new social power list

Society bible Tatler is publishing its debut Social Power Index.

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Megadeth’s Dave Mustaine thanks fans for support after cancer diagnosis

The heavy metal band has been forced to cancel a string of tour dates while Mustaine undergoes treatment.

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He has led Fianna Fáil for eight years, but will Micheál Martin ever lead the country?

Micheal Martin has taken risks in rebuilding the party since the disastrous 2011 election — such as propping up Fine Gael in government and backing abortion ...

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‘All we are told is no, no, no’: Parents of children with autism reveal uphill battles to find schools

At both primary and secondary level, school places for special needs children are at a premium and parents are under huge pressure with the lack of supports, writes ...

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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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