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Here Is What Happened Today: Wednesday

Everyone’s talking about the Leaving Certificate results, Ireland winning a gold medal in Moscow and Europe’s recession coming to an end.

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

Nicole Collopy (left) and Helena Lawless from Ringsend College with Minister for Education Ruairi Quinn. Pic: Laura Hutton/Photocall Ireland



#INDIA Eighteen sailors are feared dead after their submarine exploded.

#EGYPT The Department of Foreign Affairs has advised Irish citizens to avoid all non-essential travel following an escalation of violence.

#UK British Labour Party leader Ed Miliband has been egged…  for the second time.

#USA A plane crashed in Alabama, killing two crew.


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This interactive Eurozone crisis timeline is an interesting (and less boring) way of viewing how the crisis played out in each European country. [The Guardian]

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