LUNCHTIME BULLETIN: Leo Varadkar to address first FG conference as Taoiseach, TV and device fee to rise to €175

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IRELAND: Leo Varadkar will tell the Fine Gael national conference later that  Ireland is a Republic of Opportunity, in his first conference as Taoiseach.

IRELAND: A new model could see people paying the licence fee even if they do not own a television.

IRELAND: Teenager left with serious head injuries after alleged 'unprovoked attack' in Tipperary.


Gay Byrne has been going through a tough time with his cancer battle, his wife has revealed.

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WORLD: Widow meets man with her  husband's face after transplant.

SPORT: New Zealand’s Canterbury Crusaders are targeting Ronan O’Gara for a sensational move to Super Rugby next season.

SPORT: Switzerland’s Shaqiri admits penalty award was a ’surprise’.


FASHION: Dress for Success: Sonya Lennon’s top tips to update your work wardrobe.

VIRAL: Leo Varadkar shows the world he loads the dishwasher and people are unimpressed.

VIRAL: This five-year-old’s tearful response to the new John Lewis ad is priceless.

SHOWBIZ: Taylor Swift fans speculate songs are about hercelebrity exes.

HEALTH AND LIFE: Sex advice with Suzi Godson: 'My wife called me by an  old boyfriend's name during sex'.

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