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Here's What Happened Today: Sunday
Everybody’s talking about garda behaviour at the 2010 student protest, injuries at Croagh Patrick and continued violence in Egypt.

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

Students protesting against an increase in third level fees in November 2010.

(Image: Julien Behal/PA Archive)



(Image: Manu Brabo/AP/PA)

#EGYPT: Supporters of ousted president Mohamed Morsi have defied threats of removal from their sit-in protest despite dozens of deaths in clashes overnight. [The Guardian]

#SPAIN: The driver of the train that crashed in Spain, killing 79 people, appeared in court today for questioning. [BBC]

#BRAZIL: Millions of people attended Pope Francis’ farewell mass on a beach in Rio de Janeiro. [AFP]



The Mars Rover has had a busy life so far and this interactive infographic tells you everything you should already know about it by now. [The Guardian]

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