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Dublin: 6 °C Tuesday 21 January, 2020

Here's What Happened Today: Sunday

Garda criticism, migrants at Rosslare port and Dublin drivers ranked the worst in the country…

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

20170402_131157 Two of the puppies seized by gardaí at Dublin Port last night. Source: DSPCA


Colombia Deadly River Overflow A girl holds a doll retrieved from her damaged house in Mocoa, Colombia, after mudslides. Source: Fernando Vergara


#COLOMBIA: President Higgins extended his sympathy to those affected by mudslides that killed hundreds.

#ASSAULT: A judge rejected Trump’s defence against a claim he incited violence at a rally.

#LONDON: Six people were arrestedover an assault on a teenager asylum seeker.

#CHICAGO: A boy has been arrested after the sexual assault of a girl was streamed live on Facebook.

#SKYSCRAPER: A large fire broke out near the world’s tallest building in Dubai.


As fighting in Syria that has displaced thousands of families rages on, photojournalist Sergey Ponomarev has shared a number of images which he says show the scale of the country’s loss.

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