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Today’s News

From the Garden: Succulent and almost-meaty to eat... Claytonia is a real alternative to spinach

Its real value is in providing us with winter greens from October or November right up until April, writes Michael Kelly.

Gardaí seek help in finding man missing from Kilkenny driving distinctive jeep

David Kelly (52) is described as 5′ 9″ in height, of thin build, with short grey hair.

Dozens of yellow vest protesters arrested in Paris

More than 7,000 police officers were deployed to quell any violence.

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Phil Coulter says he declined OBE because he didn't like Margaret Thatcher Hunger Strikes This post contains videos

Phil Coulter says he declined OBE because he didn't like Margaret Thatcher

The songwriter disagreed with how Thatcher treated hunger strikers and miners in the 1980s.

'We have real opportunities lying ahead': Hopes are high in the Alliance Party ahead of a UK general election

The party has enjoyed significant success by running on an anti-Brexit platform.

From The42 LIVE: New Zealand v South Africa, Rugby World Cup Minute-by-Minute

LIVE: New Zealand v South Africa, Rugby World Cup

Settle in as the defending champions open their campaign against the Springboks in Yokohama.

Poll: Will the climate change strike impact government policy? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Will the climate change strike impact government policy?

Millions of people took part in demonstrations around the world yesterday.

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Here’s all the news you need to know this morning.

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'Change is coming': Millions take part in climate change strike Greta Thunberg This post contains videos

'Change is coming': Millions take part in climate change strike

Thousands of people attended rallies across Ireland.

'It's bringing people together': Ireland rugby matches being screened at specially organised breakfast events for people who are homeless Homelessness This post contains videos

'It's bringing people together': Ireland rugby matches being screened at specially organised breakfast events for people who are homeless

The Simon Community, together with Secret Street Tours, are organising the screenings.

Trump announces Iran sanctions as US sends more troops to Gulf

The US President said the sanctions were the toughest ever against another country, but indicated he did not plan a military strike.

'You say it's permanent? Yeah, it's permanent' - The true legacy of Dublin's five in a row

The Dubs have done what was considered impossible for more than a century. So what does it mean to them? And what does it mean to everybody else?

So, what do you need a Public Services Card for right now? PSC

So, what do you need a Public Services Card for right now?

The government is ploughing ahead with its support for the card, but what do you need it for right now?

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From The42 As it happened : France v Argentina, Rugby World Cup Liveblog

As it happened : France v Argentina, Rugby World Cup

Pool C opens with a mouth-watering clash in Tokyo and we’re going minute-by-minute.

New 116-room eight-storey hotel on Dublin quays given planning permission

The hotel site is adjacent to one of Dublin’s best known pubs, Mulligans.

Majority of people support legalising assisted suicide in Ireland

Campaigners have called for changes to the Irish law on assisted dying.

This initiative is calling for people to clean up marine litter from Irish coasts this weekend

Events for the Big Beach Clean 2019 are happening around the country this weekend.

Refusal of top civil servant to appear before committee 'is an affront to democracy'

Chairperson John McGuinness says committee wants to discuss the cost of the PSC to date.

Yesterday’s News

Walmart to stop selling electronic cigarettes at its stores

President Donald Trump has proposed a federal ban on flavoured e-cigarettes and vaping products.

Accuser tells US TV interview she was 'trafficked' to 'abuser' Prince Andrew Virginia Roberts Giuffre This post contains videos

Accuser tells US TV interview she was 'trafficked' to 'abuser' Prince Andrew

Virginia Roberts Giuffre says Jeffrey Epstein directed her to have sex a number of powerful men including Prince Andrew.

From The42 Coffee and sumo wrestling help Healy's World Cup preparations Church

Coffee and sumo wrestling help Healy's World Cup preparations

The prop starts against Scotland on Sunday.

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Here's What Happened Today: Friday

Global climate strike, assault in RDS and the funeral of Mayo farm shooting victim Brendan Kilduff.

Two girls (12 and 13) missing from Clondalkin found safe and well

They had not been since since yesterday.

About 75 people gather at Area 51 to 'storm the facility'

The Storm Area 51 invitation spawned festivals in the tiny Nevada towns of Rachel and Hiko.

High Court writes off over €6 million in debt owed by retired garda and his wife

A lump sum of over €40,000 from family members will go towards the funding of the arrangements.

From The42 Con O'Callaghan auctions All-Ireland final jersey to raise funds for clubmate with brain injury Lovely Gesture

Con O'Callaghan auctions All-Ireland final jersey to raise funds for clubmate with brain injury

Cuala’s Sean Drummond is undergoing intensive rehabilitation after being knocked down in an accident.

The Explainer: Why is chemsex in the news in Ireland and the UK?

We look at what chemsex is, and the role the drugs GHB and crystal meth play in it.

Remaining beef protest blockades 'have caused long-term damage' to the industry, industry body says

Over 350 staff were temporarily laid off earlier this week.

Environmental group wins landmark case over large-scale peat extraction

The group claimed that the regulations were inconsistent with EU environmental laws.

'Serious player' in Longford drug scene arrested by gardaí during raid

Gardaí believe that one of the arrested men is responsible for trafficking drugs into Longford.

From The42 Know Your Sport? Take our weekly quiz Let's Get Quizzical

Know Your Sport? Take our weekly quiz

How closely were you paying attention to the sports headlines this week?

The 5 at 5: Friday

Five minutes, five stories, five o’clock…

Quinn Industrial Holdings staff call for 'an end to this reign of terror' following Lunney attack

Kevin Lunney was abducted from his home in Co Fermanagh on Tuesday evening.

Funeral of Mayo farm shooting victim to take place tomorrow RIP

Funeral of Mayo farm shooting victim to take place tomorrow

The man died on Tuesday night.

Brexit talks progressing with 'momentum', Barclay says following meeting with Barnier

Barclay and Barnier discussed three papers submitted by London with ideas on replacing the so-called ‘backstop’.

Speed camera van operators to strike next week in dispute over working conditions

Workers claim they are working in dangerous conditions and confined to speed vans for several hours.

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