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Lotto regulator suggested media helped spread 'misinformation' that €19m jackpot was 'unwinnable'
TD namechecks Ronan Collins, Shergar and Squid Game in plea to drop two balls from Lotto draw
'Bear it in mind': Harris was contacted about vaping by minister and FG colleague
'I support building houses': Fine Gael TD stands over concerns about 366 new homes in his constituency
Government to examine if 'right to disconnect' from emails out of hours would work in Ireland
Over 290 gardaí injured while on duty so far this year
'There's a lot of hidden antipathy towards helping immigrants'
Here's the first ever Ceann Comhairle to be elected by secret ballot
There are very, very few women in the Irish Army...
Here's the definitive proof that summer has arrived in Leinster House
Nearly 300 prisoners have escaped custody in the last five years
Here's how many crimes were committed by people on bail last year
There are currently 3,739 prisoners in Ireland - and we can't take many more
Here's a gender breakdown of our army and navy
The number of people doing apprenticeships has nearly doubled since last year
Here are 5 TDs who could do with a new stylist
Leap Cards to be extended to Cork, but which counties are next in line?
This chart shows how the strength of the garda force has changed since 2008
‘No major welfare problem in horse sector’ – Coveney
19,044 referrals about child abuse concerns were received in 2012
WATCH: TDs try to figure out what 'amazeballs' means
18 children reported missing every day last year
Just 22 per cent of witness intimidation cases lead to a conviction
Video: Vincent Browne just wants everyone to shut up
20 per cent increase in dead animals as fodder crisis deepens
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