LUNCHTIME BULLETIN: Gardaí investigating Cork murder make arrest; Picture of woman face down an EDL leader goes viral

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LUNCHTIME BULLETIN: Gardaí investigating Cork murder make arrest; Picture of woman face down an EDL leader goes viral

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IRELANDGardaí investigating the murder of Aidan O'Driscoll in Blackpool in December have arrested a sixth individual.

IRELAND: Housing Minister Simon Coveney says he will not change his position on water charges despite a fresh threat by Fianna Fáil to withhold support for a new Taoiseach, a move which would collapse the Government.

IRELAND: A woman is in serious condition in hospital after a fire in Waterford city last night.

WORLD: The young woman pictured staring down an English Defence League activist has said she was “not scared in the slightest” during the confrontation.

WORLD: Far-right French presidential contender Marine Le Pen made "a serious mistake" by denying that France was responsible for the round-up of Jews during the Second World War, her main rival said.

BUSINESS: Norwegian Air boss Bjorn Kjos tells reporter Pádraig Hoare that Cork is strategically important and insists the airline has not abandoned plans for its Cork to New York route.

SPORT: Wes Hoolahan was at his mesmeric best at the weekend, scoring twice as Norwich hammered play-off contenders Reading 7-1.

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FEATURES: Sarah Robb O’Hagan enjoys global success in business but that wasn’t always so. She talks to Rita de Brún about her new book, which shares some epic, vital failures along the way.

VIRAL: Father Ted writer, Graham Linehan has revealed that he would be up for reviving the TV show on stage in a musical adaptation.

SHOWBIZ: Kylie Jenner surprised a high school in California by turning up their prom with one of their students, Albert Ochoa.

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