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Dublin: 15 °C Friday 19 July, 2019

The 5 at 5: Wednesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

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EVERY EVENING, brings you the five big news stories you need to know.

1. #KEYS: Solicitor Brian O’Donnell went to Bank of Ireland’s AGM and handed the keys to Gorse Hill to CEO Richie Boucher.

2. #NEPAL: Four Irish citizens have yet to make contact with loved ones following the devastating earthquake in Nepal.

3. #PAY PACKET: Enda Kenny has revealed plans to cut the Universal Social Charge. Here’s how it could affect you.

4. #BLOOD BAN: Europe’s highest court has ruled that member states should be allowed to impose a blanket ban on gay men giving blood.

5. #POOLBEG: The ESB has announced that it the iconic Dublin chimneys at Poolbeg are to be kept and maintained.

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Rónán Duffy

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