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Friday 31 March 2023 Dublin: 9°C

# something fishy

Last year
# Investigation
Investigation as over 2,000 brown trout and Atlantic salmon found dead in Donegal river
Inland Fisheries said it is following a “definite line of inquiry”.
All time
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Quiz: How much do you know about fish?
Test your knowledge.
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Quiz: How much do you know about lobsters (and some other crustaceans and a select few molluscs)?
Snip snip.
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'Unacceptable': 76 breaches of food safety rules found in major audit of sushi producers
The FSAI found that 90% of the businesses audited did not have adequate controls in place to safeguard human health.
# something fishy
Public and anglers urged to report sightings of 'rare' non-native salmon in Irish waters
They first appeared in Ireland in ‘unprecedented numbers’ in 2017 with the IFI now warning they could threaten native species.
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Record number of dead beaked whales washed ashore in Ireland this month
During the same period at least 13 were found in Scotland and two in Iceland.
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Authorities still flummoxed by mysterious foul smell in Belfast city centre
Numerous people reported the strange stench earlier this week.
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'It's misleading' - is a tricolour sticker on fish enough to convince you it comes from Ireland?
The large supermarkets in operation here have adopted similar approaches to each other when it comes to marketing fish sourced from abroad.
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Lidl is in trouble for advertising 'fresh' fish which actually came from Namibia
The complaint related to Lidl’s InisMara brand of fish products.
# something fishy
Nearly €100k worth of cannabis found hidden in dried fish
The drugs came from Cotonou, Benin in West Africa.
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Someone made a wheelchair for their goldfish and it is everything
# Crackers
9 times the damn fortune-telling fish ruined Christmas for everyone
HOW is ‘passionate’ a fortune?
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Shops could STILL be codding customers with mislabelled fish
Preliminary results have shown that white fish is being mislabelled as different species.
# born survivors
Can you guess what Ireland's most recession-proof industry is?
The clue is in the picture…
# pedi
This woman's screams tell you all you need to know about fish pedicures
Wish you were her?
This goldfish is actually driving this robot car
And he’s not even out of his depth behind the wheel.
# something fishy?
Sharks* have been spotted swimming on the streets of Cork
*Well, sort of. There’s definitely something fishy going on.
# something fishy?
Dublin students sing Miley Cyrus while being slapped with a dead fish
Sure what else would they be doing?