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IRELAND

A family of five have been found dead in a house in Cavan, gardaí said.

The President and Taoiseach joined hundreds of mourners at today’s funeral Mass for former tánaiste Peter Barry.

Educate Together's first secondary school opened its doors to 45 First Year students on the campus of Nagle Community School, Mahon, which it is sharing on a temporary basis.

A chief superintendent has been appointed to investigate the circumstances surrounding the failed prosecution of a superintendent by one of his gardaí.

WORLD

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Attackers rammed a car through the gates of Belgium's crime institute and set fire to a lab containing crime scene samples, apparently in an effort to destroy evidence.

Pope Francis has met with Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg and his wife, Priscilla Chan, at the Vatican.

SPORT

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Olympic rowing heroes Gary and Paul O'Donovan have paid tribute the the rowing club that drove their Olympic dreams and said that more funding is not "the be all and end all"

Four talking points from yesterday's All-Ireland SFC semi-final

BUSINESS

Irish consumers and businesses have clawed back some of the confidence lost in the immediate aftermath of Britain’s vote to leave the EU in June, new data shows,  with a third of households now expecting their financial situation to improve over the course of the next 12 months.

The mass return to school is under way across Ireland and, once again, the question is posed by many with dogs in the great educational fight:  Are the country’s schools equipping their pupils for life in the digital age?

LIFESTYLE

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For the first time, an Irish woman will participate next month in Miss Pin Up International,  a pageant that celebrates curvy woman, writes Louise Mc Carthy

ANALYSIS

Deaths of 78 people accused of being British spies have been documented by researchers,  writes Nicola Stathers

VIRAL

A flight attendant who quit her job has revealed all sorts of insider secrets about flying during a Q&A on Reddit.

This dog in South America had the luckiest escape when it ran down a rally car race track.

VIDEO

Another week, another chapter onto the O’Donovan legend.  Not satisfied by achieving what no Irish rower had ever done at the Olympics, Paul O’Donovan rowed a perfect regatta to add a World Championship gold medal in Rotterdam.

TECHNOW

If you aren't enjoying your time in No Man's Sky you could get a refund.

SHOWBIZ

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The VMA’s just got OWNED by Beyoncé - It's all here in today's showbiz catch-up

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A flight attendant who quit her job has revealed all sorts of insider secrets about flying during a Q&A on Reddit.


Lifestyle

This early 19th-century table is one of a number of Irish lots at Sotheby’s Style, Furniture and Ceramics sale in New York on Thursday (October 24).Irish lots poised to add bite to Big Apple sale

Something for all at Hegarty’s auction in Bandon, says Des O’SullivanSomething for all at Hegarty’s auction in Bandon

Des O’Sullivan gives a preview of the Irish selection on offer at two sales in DublinPreview of the Irish selection on offer at two sales in Dublin

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