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Brexit - Breaking - Brexit extension until January 2020 likely to be granted - Brexit extension looks set to be granted following conversation between Tusk and Varadkar

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Schmidt ready to begin new coaching role next season -- Could be back in management before the start of next season

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Martin Breheny: 'A free for just catching the ball changes basic fabric of football for the worse' -- 'Picture the moment'

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Varadkar admits he has voted for colleagues who were in chamber

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Votegate... now it's war: Three investigations launched into alleged 'phantom votes' scandal

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Fionnán Sheahan: TDs point to sightings of hands, boots and bodies to proclaim purity in Dáil phantom-voting witchhunt

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'These revelations are very grave and go to the heart of our credibility' - Four TDs to be quizzed in 'phantom vote' probe

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Explainer: How voting system is supposed to work - and what happens next?

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Style Talk - How Meghan Markle is fighting back at critics with some clever wardrobe recycling

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Sweet nothings: Should parents ditch the treats altogether?

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John Aldridge: 'While Liverpool's performances are worrying, United are like the Wimbledon of old'

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Tommy Tiernan gets prime-time Saturday night slot on RTÉ as Ray D'Arcy Show takes a break from December

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Dublin Boil Notice health explainer: What are cryptosporidiosis and giardiasis, what are the symptoms and...

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How a 'retirement relationship audit' could save your marriage

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Hilfiger's Irish unit takes hit from House of Fraser collapse

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Ex-soldier who broke nearly every bone in former partner's face drops appeal against €150,000...

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'Extremely frightening' - woman targeted by armed men in broad daylight in Dublin

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'Regrets? There is one...,' says a philosophical Joe Schmidt as Ireland touch down in Dublin Airport

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Brexit in chaos as UK parliament refuses fast decision on Boris Johnson's deal

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'He wouldn't have survived if he wasn't found that night' - Kevin Lunney's brother speaks to Miriam O'Callaghan

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Watchmen review: 'A slick and engrossing opener'

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Karen Tumulty: 'Pelosi stands her ground with dismissive men - she's not cowed by Trump's tantrums'

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Fionnán Sheahan: 'Do-nothing Dáil created vote saga in a plague on all in House'

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Karl Henry's top tips for winter training: 'Avoid cotton, and find a running buddy'

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From a chaotic childhood to life as a living legend - the extraordinary story of Cher

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Lucinda O'Sullivan: 'This is the most impressive and important restaurant to have opened in Ireland this year'

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Spirits of Samhain - why Boyne Valley is the real home of Halloween

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Con Coughlin: 'US has given Middle East on a plate to Putin'

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Exclusive - 'Memories that I thought were gone came flooding back' - Andrea Corr's shockingly honest memoir

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39 bodies found in shipping container in Essex

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Footage shows Barry Cowen not present during vote in Dáil chamber

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Protesters sing 'Baby Shark' to toddler after mother tells them he's scared

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Midnight partygoers celebrate gay marriage laws in Belfast

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MPs vote to second reading of Boris Johnson's Brexit Bill

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CCTV footage shows a woman being targeted by armed men in broad...

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Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker – final trailer released

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"This is a shameful day" - Arlene Foster on failing to stop liberalization of...

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'I'm sorry' changes nothing in my house: husband

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Man (40) arrested in relation to west Dublin shooting

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€60,000 CLAIM DISMISSED AFTER JUDGE TOLD CRASH DIDN'T HAPPEN

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[TICON-A VIDEO] Updated - 'A very painful time for so many' - Harris apologises for not being able to reassure women about Cervical Check scandal

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Dublin Boil Water Notice: More than 600,000 people to be affected for at least another 24 hours

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Irish News - 'Quinn director would not have survived only for passer-by' - brother

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Social Sightings: Launch of Caitlin McBride's The Day That Changed My Life

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Ireland census snapshots: How each county fares for health, marital status, home ownership and languages spoken

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Elle Women in Hollywood Event

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European Royalty at Japan's Imperial Palace Court Banquet

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In Pictures: Devastation as Typhoon Hagibis slams into Japan

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In Pictures: Typhoon Hagibis approaches mainland Japan

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In Pictures: Hundreds return to Hong Kong streets as metro and shops shut after violence, UN calls for probe

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In Pictures: Storm Lorenzo hits Ireland

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In Pictures: Paris in shock after police employee stabs four to death in force HQ

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Rugby - Isa Nacewa believes Joe Schmidt's conservative style a major factor in Ireland's 2019 decline - Isa Nacewa was the...

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The Left Wing: Ireland fall short again, 2019 slump and what Andy Farrell must do as head coach

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Rúaidhrí O'Connor: 'Andy Farrell must take note of what the world's best are doing'

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Dessie Hutchinson on Aaron Connolly's big break, his focus on Ballygunner, and a Déise dream

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Davy Fitzgerald has two-year term as Wexford manager ratified and enlists ex-Clare star Brendan Bugler

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Graeme Souness joins Roy Keane in suggesting Manchester United will make a move to sign Harry Kane

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Irish - Latest - More than 300 jobs to be lost at Novartis Cork - ONE of Ireland's main pharmaceutical employers, Novartis, is set to axe 300-plus jobs as part of a major restructuring of its Cork operation.

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Cuckoo funds focus on Dublin to spend €1.3bn on apartment builds

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SoftBank clinches WeWork takeover deal, bailing out co-founder

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Irish M&A sector faces no-deal Brexit threat

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Updated - BVP Investments fined €6,000 by the Central Bank

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Irish investment fund becomes biggest equity holder in RelateCare

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Profits slide 65pc at Genzyme to €95m

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[TICON-A VIDEO] Meghan Markle puts on brave face at solo appearance in London amid reports William is 'concerned' for the Sussexes

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Europe's most glamorous royals are putting on a show-stopping display in Tokyo

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President Trump - President sparks fury by saying impeachment process is 'a lynching' Donald Trump faced a fierce backlash yesterday as Democrats...

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[TICON-A VIDEO] Thirty nine bodies discovered in container in Essex - police

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Trudeau re-elected as Canadian PM but scandals see majority wiped out

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Calls to dismiss Trump's lawsuit aiming to keep tax records private

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Reluctant hitmen jailed over botched murder

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Middle East - Russia steps in as power-broker with new Syrian border deal

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Letters to the Editor: 'Dáil voting scandal shows the contempt of its members'

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Colette Browne: 'Voters in North left powerless as Brexit exposes redundancy of its tribal politics'

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Sinead Ryan: 'It's bloom and bust at Dutch flower market'

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John Downing: 'Poor and shoddy work undermines our belief in democracy'

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Cormac McQuinn: 'Here's a basic idea to grasp - only press your own button'

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Salvador Ryan: 'Monumental crisis has changed the Church - and the modern priest must change with it'

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Editorial: 'Yes, an apology was needed but action would be better'

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Entertainment - Ed Power: 'Is 'Votegate' the most Irish political scandal ever?' Across the Irish Sea, Britain plunges ever deeper into the bottomless...

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Catalpa: The gripping story of a spectacular Fenian prison break in Australia

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'We would both love it' - Jenny Greene says show with Nicky Byrne could return to 2FM

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'Job-shamed' Eastenders star Katie Jarvis thanks fellow actors for support

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'Things change. There will be a change again' - Editors frontman Tom Smith on the shift away from guitar bands

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Television - Is Channel 4's The Surjury showcasing people's vulnerabilities in the name of entertainment?

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'Brilliantly bohemian' - Lonely Planet names Galway among world's Top 10 cities to visit in 2020

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Eat, Drink, Galway - A whistlestop tour of Ireland's culinary capital

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WATCH: Gorgeous Glendalough - Is this the best walk in Wicklow? -- This 10km, three-hour loop showcases the...

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You could be driving first electric Volvo in early 2021

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New Homes -- Keeping up with The Riordans: new development on old soap's site -- Long before the theme tune of Glenroe on Sunday...

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Ciara Kelly: 'Making our kids ditch spooky Halloween costumes? I'm afraid modern parenting is far scarier'

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World -- Apple boss takes role at Chinese college -- Apple CEO Tim Cook has been named chairman of the business school advisory board at an elite Chinese university attended by...

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Property & Mortgages -- Home completions rise 34pc as €1.3bn spent by 'cuckoos' -- There has been a sharp rise in the number of new homes completed, with a strong rise in the construction of apartments,...

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Latest News -- True grit: HR leaders focus on real-world applications -- Ibec's flagship HR Leadership Summit takes place at Croke Park on Thursday, where this year's programme theme is 'shaping talented minds'.

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Pensions 'need urgent reform' to avert crisis as population 'ages rapidly' -- Ireland's pension system needs urgent reform,...

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Homes near Dart and Luas stations cost €40,000 more -- Buyers who want to live beside a rail or Dart station in Dublin...

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Red tape means 'fast-tracked' homes now face two-year delays -- Red tape is causing delays of up to...

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Bord Bia scales up Brexit EORI supports -- Bord Bia has advised Irish suppliers to UK companies to obtain a UK...

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SMEs face tougher 2020 even without Brexit - forecast -- Small and medium-sized enterprises...

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