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The 5 at 5: Tuesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

EACH WEEKDAY EVENING, brings you five things you should know before you head out the door…

1. #RACIST ATTACK: Gardaí are investigating a robbery at a Halal food store in Cookstown Industrial Estate earlier this month in which the shop was ransacked and racist graffiti was written on the walls.

2. #CREDIT UNION: The head of the Irish League of Credit Unions said today there is no evidence that 100 credit unions are in serious difficulty. The Central Bank is assessing the issue.

3. #POISONOUS: Gardaí are anxious for the safe return of a poisonous substance which was stolen from a veterinary clinic in the Celbridge last week.

4. #FOI: TDs have called for the debate on the Freedom of Information Bill to be adjourned pending more consultations with groups such as the National Union of Journalists.

5. #PHILIPPINES: The Filipino ambassador warned about the possibility of typhoon devastation last year at a UN conference.

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