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Here’s What Happened Today: Thursday

From the Taoiseach to the Archbishop, everyone’s been talking about the fallout from GardaGate (but there’s been plenty else happening too)…

Updated at 11.09pm

imageA protester talks to a garda outside Government Buildings today [Sasko Lavrov/Photocall Ireland]


The fall out from GardaGate dominated headlines…



[Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP/PA Images]


#MH370: Thailand said it had spotted 300 objects in the Indian Ocean, as weather halted the search for Flight 370.

#ELECTION BID: Ukraine’s former premier Yulia Tymoshenko announced she’d be running for President.

#AN AUDIENCE WITH: Pope Francis and Barack Obama met.



Gwyneth Paltrow announced this week in her ‘Goop‘ newsletter that she is separating from her husband, Chris Martin.

She didn’t put it that way, of course. She said they were ‘consciously decoupling’ (that’s so Gwyneth). have since come up with this handy way to ‘Goop-ify’ your love life. Ever been ‘harmoniously departnered’? ‘Deeply unyoked’… (ugh?)


[Anthony Devlin/PA Archive/Press Association Images]

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