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Seamus Heaney HomePlace officially opened by Heaney family

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 22:25:10 GMT

Seamus Heaney HomePlace, the new arts and literary centre in Bellaghy, has been officially opened by the Heaney family this evening.(image)

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NAMA criticised for failing to investigate alleged fixer's fee

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 21:49:38 GMT

NAMA has been criticised for failing to investigate the circumstances of an alleged fixer's fee to be paid to a former advisor.(image)

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Torture concerns prompt call for firm to stop training Bahrain's security forces

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 19:27:31 GMT

An international human rights organisation has called for an Irish company to stop training security forces in Bahrain amid concerns about torture.(image)

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NAMA accused of attempting to brief PAC members on Project Eagle

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 18:57:37 GMT

NAMA has been accused of trying to brief members of the Public Accounts Committee about Project Eagle.(image)

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Pupils 'shaken up' as part of ceiling crashes down during primary school lesson

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 18:13:51 GMT

Some primary school pupils in the North have escaped injury after part of their classroom ceiling came crashing down during a lesson.(image)

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Flight diverted to Shannon after cabin crew perform CPR on man having heart attack

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 17:00:26 GMT

A transatlantic jet diverted to Shannon Airport this afternoon after a passenger was reported to have suffered a heart attack.(image)

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Paschal Donohoe: If we raised Garda wages, every other public servant would expect the same

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 16:19:54 GMT

Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform Paschal Donohoe has said Government cannot increase Garda wages as all other public sector workers would then expect the same, writes Elaine Loughlin of the Irish Examiner.(image)

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Dublin Bus strikes suspended as unions ballot workers on new deal said to include 11.25% pay rise

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 16:05:53 GMT

The Dublin Bus strikes have been suspended and union members will be balloted again on industrial action.(image)

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Ryanair crew kick man off plane at Cork Airport for being drunk

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 15:57:00 GMT

A man was asked to leave a Ryanair aircraft at Cork Airport this afternoon after he was deemed too drunk to fly, writes Eoin English of the Irish Examiner.(image)

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TD reports 'baby killer out' graffiti to Gardaí

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 15:11:20 GMT

Anti-Austerity Alliance TD Mick Barry has had the front of his constituency office in Blackpool, Cork, sprayed with the words ‘baby killer out’ overnight.(image)

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