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Here’s What Happened Today: Wednesday

Everybody’s talking about the gardaí identifying attackers in viral assault video, AIB’s mortgage deals and the Christy Brown archive auction.

NEED TO CATCH up? brings you a round-up of today’s news…

imageA photograph of Christy Brown sold as part of archive auction by Bonhams in London today. (Photo: Bonhams)



imageA Chinese relative of a passenger aboard a missing Malaysia Airlines plane is carried out at a press conference. (PA Image)

#UKRAINE: The withdrawal of soldiers and their families from Crimea has begun following the Russian seizure of two naval bases. [BBC]

#UK: Police are hunting for a man who sexually assaulted five children in the area where Madeleine McCann went missing.

#CHINA: A puppy was sold in China for almost €1.4 million.

#MALAYSIA AIRLINES: The search continues for flight MH370 with many questions being asked and distressing scenes at today’s press conference.


  • Ever wondered which Irish counties love Twitter the most.
  • Earth dodged a communications killing solar storm in July 2012 that would have wiped out global electronic systems says NASA. [The Register]


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First published 21.00pm

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