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Here's What Happened Today: Saturday

Nationwide protests, an increase in minimum wage and the Mansion House’s birthday had everyone talking.

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

Anti-water charge protest Anti-water charge protesters take part in a march, organised by the Cork Says No group. Niall Carson Niall Carson


Spain Podemos People arrive to the main square of Madrid. AP / Press Association Images AP / Press Association Images / Press Association Images

#SPAIN: Thousands of people were out in Madrid in support of the new anti-austerity party Podemos.

#GREECE: The new government have rejected fresh loans, but Germany has ruled out further debt relief.

#PAKISTAN: A suicide bomb was detonated at a mosque, killing six people.

#AUSTRALIA: Serena Williams has won her sixth Australian Open.

#UK: Miss Marple actress Geraldine McEwan died.


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