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Today’s News

Poll: Do you do the lotto? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you do the lotto?

The cost of buying a ticket with Lotto Plus is set to rise.

From The42 Analysis: 5 key questions that will shape today's All-Ireland hurling final Expert View

Analysis: 5 key questions that will shape today's All-Ireland hurling final

The42 analyst Tommy Dunne breaks down some key factors to look out for in Croke Park this afternoon.

Your summer in Ireland: 5 must-see sites in Galway city

Take our challenge and tick off as many glorious sites this summer as recommended by heritage officers around Ireland.

Man in his 20s arrested after cash and drugs bust in Drimnagh

Cocaine, cannabis and cash were seized in yesterday’s afternoon search of a house in the area.

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Sitdown Sunday: The poisoning of a Russian double agent

Grab a comfy chair and sit back with some of the week’s best longreads.

'We have twice had to rebuild our village on the West Bank - now our school is under threat'

The principal of the school used by Palestinian children in Susya makes a direct appeal to the Irish government to support them.

The 9 at 9: Sunday

Here’s everything you need to know as you start your day.

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Cocktails on the terrace with Dublin Bay views: High-end villa for €1.65m

Irish among those detained after massive drugs seizure by Spanish police

UK, Moroccan and Spanish nationals have also been arrested in connection with drug trafficking.

'Everyone was so panicked': Irish woman caught up in Indonesian earthquake reveals local devastation

More than 400 people were killed and thousands injured in the disaster earlier this month.

'I feel like I'm doing something for him that I never got the chance to do when he was around'

Irish hockey star Nicci Daly on the recent World Cup success and going back in time to pay tribute to her father.

Irish Water asked for schools to reduce or turn off their water supplies during the drought

Documents show that Irish Water made the request for when schools broke for the summer holidays.

From The42 How did Galway shed the 'gutless' tag to become hurling's top dogs? Transformation

How did Galway shed the 'gutless' tag to become hurling's top dogs?

The reigning champions are hoping to make it back-to-back All-Ireland titles for the first time in 30 years.

Dog owners warned about toxic algal scums after reported dog poisonings in the west

Autopsies were not able to determine if algae was to blame for the dog deaths.

Sign language version of Amhrán na bhFiann to be performed at today's All-Ireland hurling final

The performance will take place in tandem with the Artane Band.

Former employees claim Click.ie sold 'faulty' phones Exclusive

The company has denied the allegation.

Camping at the Phoenix Park and sitting in the Popemobile: Memories of John Paul II's visit

One family was allowed to skip the queue in the Phoenix Park because their car was full of Pope-related items.

Yesterday’s News

From The42 Carl Frampton earns first stoppage in over three years as he fulfils Windsor Park dream Frampton's On Fire This post contains videos

Carl Frampton earns first stoppage in over three years as he fulfils Windsor Park dream

Carl Frampton is set to face Josh Warrington for the IBF world title after stopping the previously undefeated Luke Jackson in Belfast.

Dermot Bannon: 'People could end up stuck in modular homes for ten years' Housing Crisis This post contains videos

Dermot Bannon: 'People could end up stuck in modular homes for ten years'

The architect and presenter of Room to Improve said Ireland needs to work on building communities – not just houses.

Mascots, bakers, and ironing mammies: here's what the 13,000 papal visit volunteers will be up to

It’s the first time a Pontiff will visit Ireland in over four decades, and thousands are needed to keep the show running.

From The42 Paddy Barnes wiped out by crippling body shot in maiden world title shot at Windsor Ouch

Paddy Barnes wiped out by crippling body shot in maiden world title shot at Windsor

The three-time Olympian was levelled by Cristofer Rosales at Windsor Park.

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Your summer in Ireland: 5 must-see sites in Dublin city

Take our challenge and tick off as many glorious sites this summer as recommended by heritage officers around Ireland.

Here's What Happened Today: Saturday

Here’s what had people talking today.

'Dry stone walls are part of our history and culture but there are plans to replace them with fencing'

The first proposed stretch of wall to be replaced is along the N67 between Kinvara and Ballindereen, Co. Galway.

From The42 Arsenal remain point-less, as Chelsea prevail in 5-goal thriller Report

Arsenal remain point-less, as Chelsea prevail in 5-goal thriller

Unai Emery’s baptism of fire continued at Stamford Bridge today.

This really, really old piece of cheese has been found in Egypt

It is thought to date back more than 3,200 years.

How many Leaving Cert results were withheld due to suspicion of cheating?: It's the week in numbers

Plus: The fine that a Tipperary Library has waived for a book returned 53 years late.

Poll: Will you attend a World Meeting of Families event? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Will you attend a World Meeting of Families event?

Or will you be sitting this one out?

'I'm back': Nigel Farage is leading a battle bus tour to campaign against a 'cowardly sell-out Brexit'

“Our complacent MPs need to understand just how strongly people feel about being lied to while their wishes are blatantly ignored,” the MEP said.

Tour groups 'pulling a fast one' are overrunning Cork's English Market

Traders in the iconic marketplace have complained that snap-happy visitors are hurting business.

Denis O'Brien has been named as the Honorary Life President of the FAI

The billionaire businessman is the association’s first-ever Honorary President.

From The42 'Katie's not improving... She's definitely stoppable, and my hands are made to do exactly that' Taylor's Bunion

'Katie's not improving... She's definitely stoppable, and my hands are made to do exactly that'

Jessica McCaskill, who gave Katie Taylor a torrid time of it last Christmas, is back in pursuit of the champion.

Former UN Secretary General Kofi Annan has died following a short illness RIP
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