Ireland to give €5m to help Palestinian refugees

Simon Coveney said the ongoing conflict in the Middle East meant increased demand for humanitarian services.

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Fiona Dowd targeted by ‘mob mentality’

An ally of Fine Gael TD John Deasy has lodged a formal complaint with the Taoiseach over alleged “bullying and intimidation”.

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Community 'outraged' as Luke Kelly statue is vandalised

A statue of the singer Luke Kelly has been vandalised on Dublin's Sheriff Street.

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Israel’s SpaceIL will not try second moonshot

Its spacecraft attempted to be the first privately funded lunar mission, but failed to make a controlled landing on the lunar surface.

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Melania Trump’s spokeswoman named as new White House press secretary

Stephanie Grisham has been with US President Donald Trump since 2015, when he launched his presidential campaign.

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Boris Johnson challenges Jeremy Hunt to deliver Brexit by Halloween deadline

Mr Hunt said October 31 is a ‘fake deadline’, as Mr Johnson continued to face questions about his personal life.

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Everton sign Gomes on five-year deal

The 25-year-old Portugal international moves to Goodison Park for a £22million fee.

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Boxers secure at least two bronze medals for Ireland at European Games

Ireland has secured at least two medals at the European Games.

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Billy Sharp: Promotion can put Carlos Tevez saga to bed

Third party ownership involving Tevez saw the Hammers pay the Blades nearly £20million in compensation.

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Carpetright plans shop closures in bid to reduce 'oversized' Irish store network

British floor covering retailer Carpetright plans to close down some of its Irish stores after seeing a 5.5% drop in sales here over the past year.

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Botox-maker Allergan 'committed to Ireland' despite agreeing €55bn sale

Drugmaker Allergan has said it remains "committed to Ireland" despite agreeing to be bought by US rival AbbVie in a $63bn (€55.3bn) deal.

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Irish vision for piloting air travel's next leap forward

Last week two Irishmen, who are leaders in the world of aviation, made decisions that will have profound consequences for air travel worldwide.

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Bryan Cranston and Aaron Paul tease Breaking Bad film with matching posts

They both captioned the picture of two donkeys with the word ‘Soon’.

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Daniel Craig prowls round Jamaica in first look at Bond 25

The footage also shows Jeffrey Wright and Lashana Lynch.

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ITV boss defends email on ‘protecting’ Jeremy Kyle show

Dame Carolyn McCall was speaking to the Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Committee.

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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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