MORNING BULLETIN: Commuters hit as all-out bus strike begins

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IRELAND: Bus Éireann passengers will have to make other travel plans today as an all-out strike is underway.

IRELAND: A Dutch businessman has picked up decommissioned Naval Service ship LÉ Aisling for the bargain basement price of €110,000.

IRELAND: The HSE has been forced to admit that two of the three senior officials directly involved in the disastrous 1996 decision to leave ‘Grace’ in her abusive foster home are working for State child protection agency Tusla.

IRELAND: Dive teams are hoping a weather window will open on Friday to allow them to examine the wreckage of an Irish Coast Guard helicopter which crashed into the Atlantic over a week ago.

IRELAND: Former US president Bill Clinton paid tribute to Martin McGuinness as thousands thronged the streets of Derry’s Bogside to pay their respects to the veteran Sinn Fein figure.

WORLD: Detectives are exploring the past of the middle-aged murderer of many aliaseswho wrought carnage on Westminster.

BUSINESS: The Central Bank will likely verify how many people lost their homes as a result of the tracker mortgage scandalwrites Pádraig Hoare.

SPORT: The Irish and Welsh choirs will be in full voice for a World Cup qualifier at a sold-out Aviva Stadium, writes Liam Mackey.

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