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Here’s What Happened Today: Saturday

Everybody’s talking about the aid crisis in the Philippines, Labour senator injured and the ASTI’s refusal to accept the Haddington Road deal.

NEED TO CATCH up? TheJournal.ie brings you a round-up of today’s news.

imageSurvivors of Typhoon Haiyan walk over a “Help” message painted on a concrete floor. (Wong Maye-E/PA Images)



#LIBYA: At least 31 people were killed in a gun attack.

#UK: The UK’s Cyber-Crime unit has issued an urgent warning that computers across Europe are being attacked by “ransomware”.

#ITALY: Silvio Berlusconi has reached out to former allies in a hope to form an alliance.




Without the glare of the city lights, you can actually do some star-gazing. TheJournal.ie reader Dave Gowan captured this view of the sky over Carrickmacross in County Monaghan.

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