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The 5 at 5: Thursday

Five minutes, five stories, five o’clock…

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EVERY WEEKDAY EVENING, TheJournal.ie brings you the five biggest stories of the day.

1. #CRISIS: A major housing rally will take place outside Leinster House next month. 

2. #SWORDS:  A teenage boy is in an induced coma after being injured in an assault over the weekend. 

3. #PROGRESS: India has decriminalised gay sex in a move the Taoiseach said was an “enormous step forward”. 

4. #FAKE NEWS: US President Donald Trump has called for the unmasking of an anonymous senior official who wrote an explosive article  about his administration. 

5. #RIP: The inquest into the death of Cranberries singer Dolores O’Riordan found she drowned due to alcohol intoxication. 

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