MORNING BULLETIN: Unions refusing pay deal to miss out; Mortgage stats mask potential disaster for country

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MORNING BULLETIN: Unions refusing pay deal to miss out; Mortgage stats mask potential disaster for country


IRELAND: Public sector workers who reject the new €880m Lansdowne Road pay agreement will miss out on pay increases contained in the deal, unions leaders are being warned.

IRELAND: British prime minister Theresa May has yet to secure an agreement with Northern Ireland’s Democratic Unionists (DUP) on a deal to prop up her minority government after last week’s catastrophic election resulted in a hung parliament.

IRELAND: One In Four is well known for working with victims of sexual abuse. So many are shocked to learn it also reaches out to people who ‘exhibit sexually harmful behaviour towards children’.

WORLD: After nearly five months of living apart, President Donald Trump's wife, Melania, announced that she and the couple's young son have finally moved into the presidential mansion at 1600 Pennsylvania Ave.

WORLD: Armed men have attacked a prison in the Democratic Republic of Congo's eastern city of Beni, killing at least 11 and freeing more than 900 prisoners, officials say.

BUSINESS: Mortgage stats mask potential disaster for country despite the Central Bank report last week that the number of mortgages in arrears fell further in the first quarter of 2017.

SPORT: Though Conor Murray left Christchurch yesterday with a dislocated finger, there was also the  sense the Lions’ momentum has been restored with a significant victory.


FEATURES: Settling into busy Los Angeles has reemphasised for Donal Skehan the value of easy to do, one-pot meals, says Carolyn Moore.

SHOWBIZ: Kevin Spacey stole the show as he sang, danced and impersonated his way throughout hosting the Tony Awards, where Dear Evan Hansen romped home with six accolades.

VIRAL: A group of Muslims have been  handing out roses with messages on London Bridge just over a week after three knifemen attacked people in the area.

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