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IRELAND: The HSE is looking at making it compulsory for health care workers to get the flu vaccine.
IRELAND: Shannon Airport could secure a new route next summer and it will be decided by a Europe-wide public vote.
IRELAND: 11 cyclists have been killed so far this year compared to 10 in the whole of 2016.
WORLD: President Donald Trump has engaged in an ill-tempered exchange with a prominent Republican senator who dubbed the White House an "adult day care centre".
WORLD: The Spanish government will act if Catalan separatist leaders go ahead and declare independence on Tuesday as they have promised.
BUSINESS: Euro-sterling parity could cost Ireland's drinks economy tens of millions in lost revenue as Irish shoppers travel across the border to shop for more affordable prices.
SPORT: Shane Long has been ruled out of the Republic of Ireland's make or break World Cup qualifier against Wales in Cardiff tonight.
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SHOWBIZ: Macklemore has announced he will make his highly anticipated return to Dublin’s 3Arena, April 4 2018.
VIRAL: Here’s what everyone has been saying about the first episode of Blind Date Ireland.
OUTDOORS: The islands of Ireland: Take Ireland's only cable car to Dursey Island.
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