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Climate Action Week begins following two-day delay due to Storm Ophelia

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 07:13:13 GMT

Climate Action Week begins in schools nationwide today following a two-day delay due to Storm Ophelia.(image)

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Gin is the fastest growing spirit category in Ireland

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 07:09:10 GMT

Gin is the fastest growing spirits category among Irish consumers.(image)

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Ed Sheeran, Liam Gallagher and Stormzy compete for Q Awards

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 07:07:26 GMT

The trio have three nominations apiece.(image)

George Michael says he hoped to create ‘spectacular’ music in final interview

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 07:06:53 GMT

The singer shared his hopes for the future in the days before he died.(image)

British politics is already too silly for satire – Armando Iannucci

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 07:06:10 GMT

The director said the world of UK politics is writing its own comedy.(image)

Another baker leaves the GBBO tent as pressure mounts in the quarter-final

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 07:06:07 GMT

The youngest contestant on the show said he enjoyed being “mothered and fathered” by his new-found friends.(image)

Watch: Hugo Lloris makes an early entry for save of the season

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 07:05:41 GMT

This is better than David De Gea’s at the weekend.(image)

Eighth Amendment Committee will continue even if boycotted by Rónán Mullen and Mattie McGrath

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 06:59:12 GMT

Two members of the Committee on the Eighth Amendment who said they were considering their positions, have now said they will continue attending the body.(image)

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#Ophelia: More than 100,000 households still without power while 48,000 have no water

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 06:44:04 GMT

Thousands of people remain without electricity and water in the wake of Storm Ophelia.(image)

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Harvey Weinstein’s brother denies claims he sexually harassed a producer

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 00:52:34 GMT

TV network Spike is investigating claims that Bob Weinstein sexually harassed producer Amanda Segel.(image)

These tiny granules could be the future of self-healing roads and make potholes a thing of the past

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 00:10:48 GMT

Dr Alvaro Garcia came up with the idea after watching an episode of MasterChef.(image)

Hard to understand what UK wants from Brexit, says Leo Varadkar

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 23:49:28 GMT

European leaders are finding it hard to understand the UK's position on Brexit due to mixed messages from the country, the Taoiseach has said(image)

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Amazon Studios boss Roy Price resigns following Weinstein allegations

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 22:45:31 GMT

The video head’s move came after he was put on indefinite leave by the company.(image)

Two officers fired in United Airlines passenger removal case

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 22:54:30 GMT

Two security officers involved in an incident in which a passenger was dragged off a United Airlines flight after refusing to give up his seat have been fired.(image)

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Champions League wrap: Spurs hold champions Real Madrid, while Man City and Liverpool post victories

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 22:46:53 GMT

Tottenham held the Champions League holders to remain undefeated in Group H.(image)

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