LUNCHTIME BULLETIN: Concern for homeless during yellow warning; Harvey Weinstein accused of Dublin sexual assault

Here are all the latest headlines this lunchtime.

LUNCHTIME BULLETIN: Concern for homeless during yellow warning; Harvey Weinstein accused of Dublin sexual assault

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IRELAND: A homeless charity has expressed concern for people sleeping rough in severe weather conditions tonight.

IRELAND: It is reported that gardaí are to investigate allegations of sex assault against Harvey Weinstein.

IRELAND: Gardaí are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a taxi driver in Dublin in the early hours of Sunday morning.

IRELAND: Ballymun councillor Noeleen Reilly has resigned from Sinn Fein.

WORLD: The only surviving member of the Islamic State cell that attacked Paris in November 2015 is appearing in public for the first time since his arrest nearly two years ago.

BUSINESS: Fears for some sort of sharp correction in global stock markets are growing this week, says the former chief of an Irish stockbroking firm, as jitters about sky-high valuations of American stocks continue.

SPORT: Brian O'Driscoll has described as 'disgraceful' the Head Injury Assessment (HIA) controversy which marred Ireland's dramatic Six Nations win over France.

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VIRAL: An 81-year-old great-grandmother from Dublin says she feels like a celeb after appearing on Ireland's Got Talent.

FEATURES: Martin Quinn suffered a stroke as he was preparing to welcome the famous Pakistani teenager to Ireland. Her brave attitude to life helped Martin with his own recovery process.

SHOWBIZ: Actor Hugh Grant has settled his phone-hacking damages claim against Mirror Group Newspapers at the High Court.

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