Wednesday's Evening Round-up: Brexit mayhem; Donegal deaths; Boeing 737 Max 8

Wednesday's Evening Round-up: Brexit mayhem; Donegal deaths; Boeing 737 Max 8

So that’s Wednesday nearly wrapped up. Here’s some of the stories we published on irishexaminer.com today which we hope will help you make sense of it all this evening.

Wednesday's Evening Round-up: Brexit mayhem; Donegal deaths; Boeing 737 Max 8

TO INFORM

Brexit vote: The House of Commons has passed two motions to reject a no-deal Brexit this evening.

Leo Varadkar has said that if the UK wants to change its mind over Brexit, it would be welcomed back like the "prodigal son".

Donegal bodies: Gardaí are awaiting the outcome of post mortems following the discovery of the bodies of a couple in Co Donegal this afternoon.

Boeing 737 Max 8: Boeing is recommending its entire global fleet of 737 MAX aircraft is grounded.

Tarrifs: Business, unions and farmers have responded with dismay to Government plans for changes to tariffs on imported goods if the UK leaves the EU without a Brexit deal.

Cheltenham: Day two of the Cheltenham Festival has come to an end. Here are five things to take away from the day.

TO ENGAGE

Views: Leo Varadkar faces many challenges on this visit to Washington DC for the St Patrick’s Day festivities. But no task will be as crucial as ensuring that the peace process - threatened by a chaotic Brexit - is promoted on the world stage.

TO ENTERTAIN

Showbiz/Discover: Organisers at Electric Picnic have announced the line-up for this year's festival. Headlining the Stradbally extravaganza will be the Strokes, Hozier, the 1975 and Florence and the Machine.

Lifestyle: Did you know that you can ‘fool’ your brain into releasing natural antidepressants and pain relief — simply by faking a smile?

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