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Here’s what happened today: Saturday

The sad end to the search for missing Peggy Mangan, a court appearance over the Leicester fire and the Taoiseach says ‘no’ to a TV debate.

Updated at 9.12pm

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

imageEnda Kenny canvasses in Dublin [Photocall Ireland]



image#IRAN: A shoe was thrown at the Iranian president in reaction to his historic phone call with Barack Obama.

#SYRIA: The UN voted to order the destruction of Syria’s chemical weapons.

#ENGLAND: Margaret Thatcher’s ashes were laid to rest in a private ceremony.

#INDONESIA: Miss World was crowned, amid heightened security, following protests.



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Over at Buzzfeed, they’ve tracked down seven private islands “that cost less than a flat in London”.

A pretty big flat, but still…

Originally posted at 8.34pm

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