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Dublin: 10 °C Tuesday 22 October, 2019

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1. The HSE has been hammered by a Hiqa report into the deaths of babies at the Midland Regional Hospital. Investigators revealed that mothers who lost children were reprimanded for crying on wards for fear they would upset other patients

2. David Cameron is back at Number 10 as the Conservatives secure a majority in the UK General Election. Meanwhile, party leaders Ed Miliband, Nigel Farage and Nick Clegg have all resigned.

3. Meanwhile, Irish politicians are debating the country’s abortion laws again with TD John Halligan getting the headlines for this impassioned speech about how men will never need a termination.

4. A prisoner has been found dead at Mountjoy. His death is not being treated as suspicious.

5. The number of Irish people looking for permanent residency in Australia is on the rise.

6. And, no wonder, look at today’s weather forecast.

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