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1.  Ireland has launched a bid to host the 2023 Rugby World Cup. Here’s everything you need to know about it.

2. One third of households will refuse to pay their water charges next year, according to a new poll.

3. Israel has refused Gerry Adams permission to enter Gaza. He’s not happy about it.

4. Aer Lingus boss Christoph Mueller is going to be the new head of troubled Malaysia Airlines.

5. A new search is under way near Portlaoise in connection with the disappearance of Fiona Pender 18 years ago.

6.  With Fine Gael down to 19% in the polls, one TD says the party needs to find a way to reconnect with the voters.

Main pic: Police make an arrest as protesters rally in New York City after a grand jury decided not to indict a police officer involved in the death of Eric Garner. (AP Photo/Jason DeCrow) 

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