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Traffic light cameras will be installed nationwide by next year, Eamon Ryan says: Traffic light cameras will result in automatic fines for drivers captured ...
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Traffic light cameras will be installed nationwide by next year ...
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Council pays over €250,000 to Healy-Rae Plant Hire Ltd: Almost €6.5m was paid out to 52 plant hire and haulage contractors and rental car companies by Kerry ...
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Council pays over €250,000 to Healy-Rae Plant Hire Ltd
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Girl (2) ‘went on to save four lives’ after death by donating organs, mother says
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Martin criticises Independent Ireland leader's 'ill-thought out' chemical castration comments
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Martin criticises Independent Ireland leader's 'ill-thought ...
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Hot meals for an extra 150,000 primary pupils from today: The Hot School Meals Programme has been expanded with 900 more primary schools joining the scheme.
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Hot meals for an extra 150,000 primary pupils from today
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Irish Muslims celebrate Eid after Ramadan fast: Irish Muslims are celebrating Eid al Fitr following the fast of the holy month of Ramadan.
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Irish Muslims celebrate Eid after Ramadan fast
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Foreman of jury for Donald Trump hush money trial is Irish: The foreman of the jury for Donald Trump’s hush money trial is an Irish emigrant.
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Foreman of jury for Donald Trump hush money trial is Irish
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Electric vehicle charging ‘gantries’ would detract from ‘character’ of streets, Eamon Ryan says
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Electric vehicle charging ‘gantries’ would detract from ‘character’ of ...
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Posthumous pardon for two Kerry men wrongfully convicted of murder in 1882: Sylvester Poff and James Barrett were hanged for the murder of Thomas Browne ...
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Posthumous pardon for two Kerry men wrongfully convicted of murder in 1882
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Simon Harris hits out at arson attack on building earmarked to house asylum seekers
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Micheál Martin criticises ‘absurd’ claims by Israeli ambassador on Irish attitude to Hamas
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Micheál Martin criticises ‘absurd’ claims by Israeli ambassador on Irish ...
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FF will push for €12 pensions increase and €10 child benefit hike in budget – Micheál Martin
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800 chemotherapy appts for children cancelled, Dáil told: A quarter of a million hospital appointments were cancelled last year, including 800 chemotherapy ...
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800 chemotherapy appts for children cancelled, Dáil told
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Simon Harris installed as Ireland's new prime minister, country's youngest-ever leader
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Quick Glance: Simon Harris Becomes Ireland's Youngest Prime Minister
  • Simon Harris has been officially sworn in as Ireland's youngest prime minister, succeeding Leo Varadkar who abruptly stepped down last month. Harris, 37, took the helm of the ruling Fine Gael party but faces challenges as the party trails behind Sinn Fein in polls.

  • A rapid riser in Ireland's political hierarchy, Harris has made a name for himself as Health Minister and most recently as Minister for Higher Education and Science. His political identity as a young politician has been marked by both supporters and critics, particularly standing out with younger voters and on social media platforms like TikTok.

  • Varadkar's government grappled with challenges such as housing crisis and increasing immigration numbers. Harris inherits a tough political landscape, especially with upcoming elections until March 2025. The political landscape in Ireland has shifted, with Sinn Fein emerging as a rising political force, leading to a shift in the traditional party landscape.

  • While Harris sees the idea of a potential reunification of Ireland as a legitimate aspiration, his focus remains on current challenges like housing crisis, rising cost of living, and immigration. Despite political changes and discussions about potential reunification, Ireland's future remains uncertain and complex.
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British-Irish relationship ‘a lot better’ than a year ago, Simon Harris says as parliament members meet
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McGregor to fight Chandler at UFC 303 in June, says White: Conor McGregor will return to the cage against Michael Chandler on June 29, three years after he broke ...
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McGregor to fight Chandler at UFC 303 in June, says White
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Asylum seekers who break law should be deported says FF European Parliament candidate 
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Asylum seekers who break law should be deported says FF European ...
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Terry Prone: Sinn Féin’s stale predictability leaves it as cutting edge as a butter knife
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Terry Prone: Sinn Féin’s stale predictability leaves it as cutting edge as ...
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Ireland misses out on chance to host World Rally events: Motorsport Ireland has announced that Ireland is no longer being considered to host a round of the FIA ...
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Ireland misses out on chance to host World Rally events
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Formal recognition of Palestine coming closer, Harris and Spanish PM say: Taoiseach says scenes of ‘hunger, thirst, mutilation, death of innocent children, women ...
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Formal recognition of Palestine coming closer, Harris and Spanish PM say
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More ministers would ease pressure on 'overloaded departments' — Tánaiste
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More ministers would ease pressure on 'overloaded departments' — ...
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‘He’s cocky and arrogant, but you can’t take your eyes off of him’: How Conor McGregor became a fan phenomenon
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‘He’s cocky and arrogant, but you can’t take your eyes off of him’: How ...
Quick Glance: Conor McGregor's Road House Remake Success Leads to Fast & Furious Franchise Speculation
  • The success of the Road House remake indicates that Conor McGregor should be considered for a $7 billion action franchise. Despite initial doubts from viewers and critics, the remake of Road House is receiving positive feedback, demonstrating that remakes of cult classics can sometimes be highly successful. In addition to being recognized for certain changes in the story from the original, the film is also praised for its well-executed action sequences.

  • Throughout his UFC career, Conor McGregor has amassed a substantial fortune. While his character Knox in Road House is portrayed as somewhat one-dimensional, McGregor brings sufficient intensity and energy to the role, positioning him as a formidable antagonist against Gyllenhaal's nearly invincible Dalton.

  • Having proven his ability to portray convincing movie villains, the question arises whether Conor McGregor would fit well into the Fast & Furious franchise. If McGregor were to be cast in Fast & Furious 11, audiences could potentially witness an exciting confrontation between former UFC and WWE stars, offering a thrilling prospect.

  • Conor McGregor would not be the initial UFC fighter to feature in the Fast & Furious franchise. Preceding him, UFC Hall of Famer Ronda Rousey appeared in Furious 7 as a bodyguard. With numerous former MMA fighters appearing in the Fast & Furious movies, McGregor's potential involvement post Road House could continue the trend and provide Fast & Furious 11 with a much-needed unique yet captivating villain.
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Ikea announces further expansion with opening of first Irish distribution centre: New site will employ more than 200 people and cut delivery times down to three ...
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Ikea announces further expansion with opening of first Irish distribution ...
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Minister confirms stiffer sentences for serious knife crimes: Helen McEntee has today secured Cabinet approval to amend legislation to increase sentences for a ...
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Minister confirms stiffer sentences for serious knife crimes
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"Prime Minister Netanyahu, the Irish people could not be clearer. We are repulsed by your actions. Ceasefire now and let the aid flow safely"Fine ... Show more
Quick Glance: Airplane Observes Solar Eclipse in Bloomington
  • An airplane flies near the total solar eclipse in Bloomington, Indiana.

  • People watch the partial solar eclipse on the observation deck of Edge at Hudson Yards in New York City.

  • Sophia Moccia, 4, from Queens views the eclipse with a homemade mask in New York City.

  • A solar eclipse is visible in Mazatlan, Mexico.
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McEntee warned deportations 'highly litigious' as injunction sees asylum seeker flown back to Dublin
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From the archive: “I think I always presumed I’d be a dad,” says Simon Harris, father of two, when I ask him about parenthood ... Show more   www.irishtimes.com/life-and-style/health-family/parenting/simon-harris-my-perspective-has-changed-since-i-had-children-1.4787048
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Fianna Fáil 'the party of action on housing', says Martin: Tánaiste and Minister for Foreign Affairs Micheál Martin has said that Fianna Fáil is the ...
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Fianna Fáil 'the party of action on housing', says Martin
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Eyewitnesses capture the moment that some of the more than 300 drones and missiles launched by Iran at Israel were intercepted in the air ... Show more
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Simon Harris to attend his first EU summit as Taoiseach: Simon Harris will attend his first EU summit as Taoiseach in Brussels later this evening ...
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Simon Harris to attend his first EU summit as Taoiseach
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Irish OnlyFans model caught with ‘large volume of drugs’ at hotel avoids jail
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Fiona Murtagh and Aifric Keogh take World Cup silver in Italy: Philip Doyle and Daire Lynch took bronze in the men’s double
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Fiona Murtagh and Aifric Keogh take World Cup silver in Italy
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'An opportunity I could not turn down' - Peter O'Mahony pens new one-year Munster deal
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'An opportunity I could not turn down' - Peter O'Mahony ...
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Tánaiste Micheál Martin has defended the State paying up to €1 million a month for the transport and accommodation of pets from Ukraine as a “humanitarian” and ... Show more   www.irishtimes.com/politics/2024/04/11/tanaiste-defends-states-payment-of-up-to-1m-a-month-for-ukrainian-pets/
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‘I learned to hide my Irish accent, or at least to feel deeply ashamed of it’: He lives in west London now, but Ross Hoey says that whatever you think about the ...
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‘I learned to hide my Irish accent, or at least to feel deeply ashamed of ...
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Just 38 properties for rent in March under HAP scheme: The report found 1,180 properties were available to rent at any price within the 16 areas surveyed over ...
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Just 38 properties for rent in March under HAP scheme
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Quick Glance: Bishop's Premonition and Stabbing Incident
  • A well-known Sydney bishop, stabbed during a sermon, had been warned of a potential attack on his life in recent weeks.

  • The attack on Bishop Mar Mari Emmanuel, allegedly by a 15-year-old, occurred at the Christ the Good Shepherd Church in Wakeley on Monday night following a sermon where the bishop mentioned that his death was imminent.

  • The bishop clarified that his potential passing would not be an attempt to escape or avoid life, but rather a conscious desire to be with God.

  • A 15-year-old boy was arrested after the attack on the bishop and three other men during a service at an Assyrian Orthodox church in Sydney's southwest. The bishop was taken to the hospital with multiple stab wounds and is currently in stable condition.
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Can you help to solve the mystery of an engagement ring found on a hike in the Wicklow mountains? Irish jewellers Chupi are hoping to return the 1 ... Show more   #EngagementRing   #chupi
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Mick Clifford: Independents as a brand are growing in popularity like never before
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Mick Clifford: Independents as a brand are growing in popularity like ...
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Culture That Made Me: Olivia O'Leary on The Beatles, Eavan Boland, and Jane Austen
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Culture That Made Me: Olivia O'Leary on The Beatles, Eavan Boland ...
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Séamas O'Reilly: There's a Taoiseach who's younger than me now, for some reason
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Séamas O'Reilly: There's a Taoiseach who's younger than me ...
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Much has been made in recent days about the fact that Simon Harris had a very average upbringing. He didn’t go to a private school like Leo Varadkar or Mary ... Show more
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Development levies to be scrapped for remainder of the year: Housing Minister Darragh O'Brien tells Fianna Fáil ard fheis he will scrap the development levy and ...
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Development levies to be scrapped for remainder of the year
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🔴 “Be in no doubt, recognition of a Palestinian state will happen.” Ireland will move to recognise a Palestinian state "in the next couple of weeks ... Show more   www.aljazeera.com/news/liveblog/2024/4/10/israels-war-on-gaza-live-israel-bombards-gaza-kills-14-in-nuseirat-camp
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Housing minister urges Sinn Féin politicians to clarify position on housing schemes
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Conor McGregor Enters Hollywood—Fully Naked: Filmmakers fought to cast the mixed martial arts star in their remake of the ’80s action classic.
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Conor McGregor Enters Hollywood—Fully Naked
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Ronan O’Gara’s role as pantomime villain added further fuel to Leinster fire: Routing of La Rochelle a huge vindication for Leinster coach Leo Cullen’s selection ...
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Ronan O’Gara’s role as pantomime villain added further fuel to Leinster ...
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Ireland will soon formally recognise State of Palestine, Tánaiste tells Dáil: Ireland and some other EU states to announce formal recognition of Palestine once ...
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Ireland will soon formally recognise State of Palestine, Tánaiste tells ...
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Sinn Féin is now out of touch with its own supporters, claims Aontú leader: Mary Lou McDonald ‘wrong-footed’ on major issues as party seeks centre ground to ...
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Sinn Féin is now out of touch with its own supporters, claims Aontú leader
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Blue bloods: IRFU ‘national’ contract system will continue to load the dice in Leinster’s favour
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Blue bloods: IRFU ‘national’ contract system will continue to load the ...
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Mr Collins has previously told the Irish Examiner that he hopes to field up to 50 candidates in the upcoming local elections.
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FAI extend deadline in manager search with process clouded in uncertainty : The FAI’s timeline for the appointment of a new Ireland boss has been pushed back ...
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