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Here's What Happened Today: Monday

Everyone’s talking about Gilmore resigning, the elections and two bodies found in search of missing Dublin men.

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


BRIAN HAYES Brian Hayes celebrates at the RDS Source: Mark Stedman via Photocall Ireland

First to the European election results so far:



POPE Source: AP/Press Association Images

#JERUSALEM: Pope Francis made an unexpected stop at the Western Wall to pray and leave a note.

#PERU: The families of the ‘Peru two’ have expressed their worry after the two girls convicted of cocaine smuggling were moved to a different prison in the Peruvian desert.

#AUSTRALIA: A senator smuggled a pipe bomb into parliament buildings to make a point about the lax security.

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