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The 5 at 5: Thursday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

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

1. #OVERCHARGING: Ulster Bank has identified almost 3,500 customers who were affected by the tracker mortgage scandal, its CEO revealed today.

2. #OFF AIRNewstalk has banned Irish Times journalists from its airwaves after the George Hook furore.

3. #FORMER TAOISEACH: Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has signed the book of condolence for former Fine Gael Taoiseach Liam Cosgrave this afternoon in Dublin following his passing late last night.

4. #SUSPENDED: Spain’s constitutional court has ordered the suspension of a planned session in Catalonia’s parliament which separatist leaders have called for the region to declare independence.

5. #OVERSIGHT: A plaque has been removed from Canada’s Holocaust memorial just a week after it opened, because it didn’t mention Jewish people.

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