RTÉ is to apply to the High Court seeking permission to broadcast statements made by Independent TD Catherine Murphy regarding businessman Denis O'Brien, Bank of Ireland is to cut its fixed mortgage interest rate by up to 0.3%, and Indian officials have arrested a pigeon suspected of spying for neighbouring Pakistan. Here’s this evening’s irishexaminer.com catch-up.
RTÉ to apply for permission to broadcast TD's statement about Denis O'Brien
RTÉ is to apply to the High Court seeking permission to broadcast statements made by Independent TD Catherine Murphy regarding businessman Denis O'Brien.
Bank of Ireland to cut mortgage rate
Bank of Ireland is to cut its fixed mortgage interest rate by up to 0.3%.
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Hundreds of mourners including President Michael D. Higgins have gathered for the funeral Mass of the late broadcaster Bill O'Herlihy.
RONAN O'GARA: We’ve all had to take cheap internet shots on the chin
Munster had to beat the Ospreys three times in one game last weekend, but it will stand them in good stead tomorrow in Belfast says Ronan O'Gara.
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As always, May is sporting finals month. There’s a couple of bigguns this weekend so stock up on the pizzas and settle in - there’s a lot to be keeping an eye on.
New species of human ancestor found
A fossil find adds another twig to the human evolutionary tree, giving further evidence that the well-known “Lucy” species had company in what is now Ethiopia.
Reveller dies after festival security dumps him by dangerous road
Two security guards have been jailed for kidnapping a man who later died after they ejected him from a music festival in England.
What will the Marriage Referendum mean for children and schools?
As the dust begins to settle, Peter McGuire takes a look at the possible long-term outcome for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender students.
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A pigeon has been arrested in India on suspicion of spying for Pakistan
Indian officials have arrested a pigeon suspected of spying for neighbouring Pakistan.
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FIFA 2016 will finally have female players - they're in the game
FIFA 16 is going to be a whole lot more inclusive with the addition of female players for the first time.
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It happens to the best of us; autocomplete ends up selecting the wrong recipient or we send an e-mail without an attachment. Inbox by Gmail lets you rectify your mistake without needing a sheepish follow-up e-mail.
US economy shrinks by 0.2%
US gross domestic product shrank by 0.7% in the three months of the year, according to Commerce Department figures.
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Planning permission has been granted for a €100m upgrade of Cork's Ringaskiddy Harbour.
Ben from Friends has graduated university
Prepare to feel old.
Cole Sprouse, who played Ross’ son Ben in Friends, has graduated from university.
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