LUNCHTIME BULLETIN: Water restrictions in place as demand for water exceeds supply; Gardaí investigate Kerry assault

Here are all the latest headlines this lunchtime...

LUNCHTIME BULLETIN: Water restrictions in place as demand for water exceeds supply; Gardaí investigate Kerry assault

Here are all the latest headlines this lunchtime...

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IRELAND: People in Dublin could be facing water outages and restrictions as the demand in Dublin is now more than can be supplied.

IRELAND: Gardaí have launched an investigation after a girl was reportedly beaten by another girl down a laneway in Tralee on Monday while a crowd of people watched.

IRELAND: A Belfast victims campaigner has lost his High Court challenge to the Northern Ireland Secretary over her power to decide when a border poll can be called.

WORLD: Screening has begun for migrants who arrived in Malta after nearly a week at sea to determine whether they are eligible for asylum and relocation to one of eight European Union nations.

ANALYSIS: RuPaul's Drag Race is still figuring out how to handle gender and race.

SPORT: Diego Maradona was shocked by how his World Cup health scare on Tuesday was reported and insists: “I am very much alive.”

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ARTS: Being away from Cork for a while gave artist Jill Cotter a fresh appreciation with which to draw her home town on returning.

VIRAL: Bristol University cleaner Herman Gordon was left speechless when students at the university help raised over £1,500 for him to visit family in Jamaica with his wife.

SHOWBIZ: Oscar-winning actor Leonardo DiCaprio showed off a pic of himself and co-star Brad Pitt dressed in character on the set of Quentin Tarantino’s new film.

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