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Here’s What Happened Today: Monday

Today everyone’s been talking about the first personal insolvency case being completed, a bomb in Belfast city centre and hate mail directed at Irish Muslims.

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

imageDublin’s four mayors today launched a new campaign to urge Dubliners to clean up after their dogs. (Pic: Fennell Photography)

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#SLAVERY CASE: According to reports, the two suspects in the case of suspected domestic servitude of three women in London have been linked to 13 properties across the city.

#AFGHANISTAN: Death by stoning may return as punishment for adultery in Afghanistan, possibly restoring a punishment in force during the Taliban’s brutal regime.

#UNITED STATES: Police in Connecticut are investigating after reports that a gunman was spotted on or near the campus of Yale University. Nobody has yet been arrested but police were not prepared to describe the incident as a hoax.

#CHILD SEX ABUSE: A 55-year-old UK man has been convicted of sexually abusing five young girls aged between six and eleven over the course of sixteen years.

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It rained black rocks in Italy over the weekend thanks to the eruption of Mount Etna in Sicily. Here’s the video to prove it.

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