EVENING BULLETIN: Catch up on what made the headlines today

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EVENING BULLETIN: Catch up on what made the headlines today

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IRELAND: The chairperson of the Coalition of Mother and Baby home Survivors has said the bodies uncovered at the former mother-and-baby home in Tuam "is the tip of the iceberg" which they claim will "amount to at least 6,000 babies and children".

IRELAND: Nationalists in Northern Ireland have voted to oppose Brexit, Gerry Adams said.

IRELAND: A date for the murder trial of the wife and father in law of Jason Corbett has been set.

WORLD: President Donald Trump will meet with German Chancellor Angela Merkel at the White House later this month.

WORLD: A man and woman have been arrested on suspicion of the murder of a two-year-old boy.

SPORT: Irish boxer Michael Conlan insists the filth and the fury of his combustible amateur career has stood him in good stead as he builds towards his paid debut at Madison Square Garden on St Patrick's Day.

BUSINESS: A clean and safe water supply is vital for our economic prosperity, writes Jim Power.

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SHOWBIZ: To mark the release of Ed Sheeran's album, RTÉ popped down to Wexford to meet his nana.

SHOWBIZ: Rocker Sir Rod Stewart has offered his “deepest apologies” but said his actions were “misinterpreted” after he was filmed appearing to re-enact an Isis-style beheading in the desert.

VIRAL: This puppy making a nan with Alzheimer's very happy will make your heart explode

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