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US Presidential Election 2020 - 'America has been tested and we've come out stronger' – Joe Biden sworn in as US president

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World News - Who is Amanda Gorman, the young poet who stole the show from Lady Gaga and Garth Brooks? Amanda Gorman (22) made history as the youngest poet to perform at a US presidential inauguration when she recited her poem The Hill We Climb as Joe Biden was sworn in as the 46th US President today.

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Business - Premium - exclusive - GAA to spend €71m on Croke Park upgrades

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Analysis -- If we're in lockdown, why are workplaces featuring in outbreaks of Covid-19?

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Horse Racing -- Grand National-winning jockey David Mullins shocks racing world by retiring aged just 24

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Columnists - Premium - Neil Francis - Opinion - When the dislike is real you have to cultivate it, but farming out Leinster players will kill interpro rivalries

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Lockdown to continue well into February, Fine Gael meeting hears

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Appeal court overturns €56,000 damages for woman who was scalded after hot water caused glass jug to shatter

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TV News -- Revealed: Ryan Tubridy tops list as RTÉ's 'top 10' share €9.5m over three years

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News -- Coronavirus Ireland: 2,488 new cases and 61 more deaths confirmed

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News - 'UCD has lost a friend': Tributes paid to man known to generations of students as 'Old Man Belfield'

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Leinster Rugby - Premium - Brendan Fanning - Opinion - A grand final, a red card and a comeback - the clash that kicked off the Leinster/Munster rivalry

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'End the Lockdown' protesters are arrested outside Four Courts

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Garda clampdown as increase in people 'off their heads' travelling on trains to buy drugs

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Columnists - Premium - John Aldridge - Opinion - The changes Jurgen Klopp must make to get Liverpool's season back on track

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News - Vaccine queue-jumpers should be sanctioned, FG meeting told​​​​​​​

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North America - Lady Gaga, J-Lo and Garth Brooks bring star power to emotional Joe Biden swearing-in ceremony

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Read Joe Biden's full inaugural speech: 'My whole soul is in this: bringing America together, uniting our people, uniting our nation'

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Joe Biden's ancestral homes in Ireland celebrate inauguration

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Premium - Fionnán Sheahan - Opinion - For four years our Taoisigh pandered to Trump, doffing our caps to a bully

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Kamala Harris sworn in as US vice president

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Amanda Gorman: Youngest inauguration poet calls for unity and togetherness

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Military to help medical staff in Northern Ireland pandemic battle

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The 46 US Presidents: How many would you know?

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Irish artist Shane Gillen sketches new US president Joe Biden for inauguration day

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Large explosion rocks central Madrid

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Life -- Premium -- Logged out: Meet the families switching off their devices and reaping the rewards

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Celebrity News -- 'It did feel like I was being attacked by piranhas but I still got a great buzz from it' – Lorraine Keane on finding her love for sea swimming -- Presenter Lorraine Keane is extolling the virtues of sea-swimming after crediting it with helping her maintain her mental health, her trim physique and combat perimenopausal symptoms.

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Dr David Coleman: How to tell if your teen has a phone addiction — and what to do about it

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'I have a deep hatred for them now, all of them' - Carl Frampton breaks silence on split with McGuigans

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I still struggle with the fact I'm adopted. There's a part of me that will never heal

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'My life is Zoom calls and running'- Paul Mescal on struggling without work in lockdown

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Arrival of AstraZeneca vaccine will be a 'game-changer', says Taoiseach Micheál Martin -- The arrival of the AstraZeneca vaccine will be a 'game-changer' the Taoiseach has declared.

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Coombe orders independent review into how 16 family members of staff were given Covid vaccine -- An independent review has been ordered by the Coombe maternity hospital in Dublin into how the relatives of a number of staff were given the Covid-19 vaccine.

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Union chiefs wanted all children in special schools tested for Covid-19 as a condition of SNAs returning to work -- Union chiefs wanted all children in special schools tested for Covid-19 as a condition of returning to work.

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'Galway one of few counties where cases are growing' – rapid surge causing alarm -- A RAPID increase in Covid-19 infection rates in Galway has caused growing alarm among health professionals.

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Motoring -- How all these big mobility plans and mergers will put you in the driver's seat

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Motor News -- Watch Dacia go in new-plan era as Bigster SUV concept takes on VW

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Motor News -- Hitting the hyperbole button in Audi's e-tron GT electric supercar

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Motoring -- Motorists borrowing more for cars but thousands seeking repayment breaks

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Travel News -- 'A new zest': John and Francis Brennan to open new Irish hotel

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Business -- Profile: Eddie O'Connor's conversion from Mao to Mainstream with equity stake valued at €550m

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Irish News -- Colleagues defend vaccine decision by 'kind, committed and hardworking' master of Coombe

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The Left Wing - The Left Wing: Munster vs Leinster preview and Will Connors on making his Ireland breakthrough

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Cycling - Premium - 'You can't let the pressure cripple you' - Sam Bennett ready to deal with great expectations in 2021

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PRO14 - Premium - Cian Tracey - Opinion - Battle of Leinster and Munster back-rows will shape Farrell's Six Nations plans

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Horse Racing -- Michael Verney -- Major issues facing integrity of Irish racing laid bare in high-profile doping case

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Hurling -- Martin Breheny -- Going back to future with O'Grady can fire up Rebels

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Tennis - Three more positive Covid 19 cases including two players linked to Australian Open arrivals

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Colette Browne -- Trump's attacks on women's rights were despicable – so they told him 'you're fired'

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Laura Lynott -- Single parents demand equality and an end to ongoing discrimination against us

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Letters - Letters to the Editor - Opinion - Decision not to discard excess jabs makes common sense

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Biden takes spotlight with burden of expectation -- Editorial

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Holohan advice on hospitals must be heeded -- Philip Ryan

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Bugged by tech issues and out of memory -- Sinead Ryan

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Reliance on feed imports may be a lost opportunity for tillage sector

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Courts - IFA says Courts row over Kerry Greenway regrettable but mute on support

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Feeding the world while saving the planet a 'difficult' balancing act

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Farming News -- Threat to domestic turf cutting not on the cards

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Rural Life - Premium - My week: 'When I'm thatching a roof, people will come along and ask me to do another one. It's nearly all word of mouth'

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Beef -- Taoiseach called on to intervene in exclusion of Irish beef from Chinese market

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Life - Premium - Life as a Covid contact tracer: 'You'd be surprised by the amount of people who don't know what a close contact is'

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Life -- Five types of people you meet within your 5km exercise route

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Health & Wellbeing -- Ask the Doctor: My husband wants to use medication to quit smoking – is this a good idea?

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Life - What is QAnon? Explaining the conspiracy cult that sees Trump as a messianic genius

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Fitness -- Siobhan Byrne's 21 fit days: 1 workout, 2 levels — fitness or fat loss

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Health & Wellbeing -- 'I lost six stone in the last year – I succeeded because I forgot about dress sizes and focused on my health'

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Life - Premium - Motherhood, modelling and Mar-a-Lago: Can Melania Trump enjoy a fresh start after the strain of the White House?

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Celebrity News - Dublin model who dated Niall Horan is in Miami with Cheryl Cole's ex-husband

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Life - Premium - Katie Byrne - Opinion - With a family that vindictive, is it any surprise that Meghan Markle cut ties with them?

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Style -- 'Setting up a new fashion business is not very glamorous' – Anna Daly

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Celebrity News -- Laura Whitmore shares another snap from her wedding day as she pays tribute to dog Mick

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Health & Wellbeing - Premium - Ask Allison: 'I have always had a very negative outlook and it really annoys my husband. Is it possible to change?'

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Fargo: There's something a little off about season four

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Movie News - Liam Neeson got 'such a kick' out of playing Zeus as he says he would love to reprise the role

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'Before my dad left there was normality and then there was the trauma of him going and a lot of children deal with that by inventing a narrative that isn't quite true or quite right' - Richard Osman

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Top 12 Things to watch if you loved Bridgerton

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White Tiger anti-hero delivers in biting satire

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Ten songs that tell the story of the Bee Gees

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Travel News - UK closes travel corridors, with arrivals now required to show negative Covid-19 test results

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Dangling from a helicopter in mid air: My Bond moment being winched off a mountain on a ski holiday

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'This small corner of the world continues to inspire me' - Ecologist and writer Pádraic Fogarty's hopes and fears for Connemara

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How does working from home change your energy bills?

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