Bulletin: Children's hospital board told of rising costs last June; Over 37,000 nurses in third day of strike action

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Bulletin: Children's hospital board told of rising costs last June; Over 37,000 nurses in third day of strike action

Here's your lunchtime bulletin.

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IRELAND: Health officials were told in September last year of a possible €400m overrun at the National Children's Hospital.

IRELAND: The Government has been told to "do the right thing" and engage without preconditions with striking nurses.

IRELAND: Met Éireann has announced a status orange wind warning for Donegal, Galway and Mayo on top of the status yellow warning for the rest of the country.

IRELAND: A paedophile who tipped off gardaí about plans by other men to "share" an 11-year-old boy was caught in possession of child porn when his house was raided.

WORLD: Theresa May has arrived in Brussels for crunch Brexit talks after insisting that the UK must not be “trapped” in a backstop deal.

SPORT: Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola has challenged title rivals Liverpool to respond after they went top of the Premier League for the first time in two months.

BUSINESS: EU officials have slashed their growth forecast for the 19 countries that use the euro, saying even the reduced estimate was vulnerable to "large uncertainty".

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Peter Crowley, architect and director of PAC Studio, Architecture & Environments, Dublin, and one of the judges on ‘Home of the Year’. Photograph Moya Nolan
Peter Crowley, architect and director of PAC Studio, Architecture & Environments, Dublin, and one of the judges on ‘Home of the Year’. Photograph Moya Nolan

LIFESTYLE: Meet the new judge on RTÉ’s Home of the Year: Cork architect Peter Crowley. He tells Esther McCarthy how he designed his own house –and reveals the secret to creating the perfect family home

SHOWBIZ: Liam Neeson has cancelled an appearance on The Late Show With Stephen Colbert amid controversy over his rape revenge comments.

VIRAL: There is controversy over a number of underwear posters at Dundrum Town Centre in Dublin. They feature models posing suggestively in lingerie.

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