Sepp Blatter has spoken at the FIFA Congress and seems to have no intention of quitting, Ireland’s Navy flagship, LÉ Eithne, has been involved in its first migrant rescue in the Mediterranean, Scrubs star John McGinley stopped by Dakota Bar in Dublin last night to pull himself a pint. Here’s this evening’s irishexaminer.com catch-up.
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Sepp Blatter has spoken at the FIFA Congress and seems to have no intention of quitting his role as FIFA president, believing he has a duty to “fix things”.
LÉ Eithne rescues 88 migrants in Mediterranean
Ireland's Navy flagship, LÉ Eithne, has been involved in its first migrant rescue in the Mediterranean.
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An Irish priest has said he disagrees with the comments of a high-ranking Vatican official who described last week’s marriage equality referendum result as a “defeat for humanity”.
WATCH: FIFA 16 will include women’s football for first time
FIFA release their new game - FIFA 16 - in September, and for the first time in its history it will include women’s teams.
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RTE pundit Joe Brolly has admitted he is mortified by the insulting remarks he made about Marty Morrissey on the Sunday Game Live at the weekend.
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DEBATE: Should smacking be banned outright?
Rita de Brún and Ellie O’Byrne give their opinions on banning smacking in Ireland.Have your say in our poll.
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As if we needed a reason to love Tom Hardy more…
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See Jeff Goldblum in Independence Day 2
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A Spanish holiday. Sun, sea and boaty frolicks and then, tragedy strikes.
Casual is the order of the day as #Sockies15 promises a social media sugar rush
It’s that time of year again when the who’s who of social media air out their most casual attire for the 2015 Maximum Media Social Media Awards, aka ’The Sockies’.
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New figures suggest Nama is less exposed to rural property developments outside of the big cities than once thought.
Scrubs star pulls pints in Dublin pub
Scrubs star John McGinley stopped by Dakota Bar in Dublin last night to pull himself a pint of Guinness - as you do.
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