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News Fix

Here’s What Happened Today: Tuesday

Everyone’s been talking about the memorial service for ‘Madiba’, new Church abuse reports and budget overruns at the HSE…

Updated at 11.12pm

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


[Image: Sasko Lazarov/Photocall Ireland]




Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu and former Irish President Mary Robinson arrive at the  FNB Stadium in Soweto [Image: Ben Curtis/AP/Press Association Images]


#SOUTH AFRICA: “He was not a bust made of marble. He was a man made of flesh and blood”: The world paid tribute at the State Memorial Service for Nelson Mandela

#US-CUBA: Barack Obama and Raul Castro engaged in a historic handshake

#MALI: French troops killed 19 Islamist militants as violence escalated in northern Mali



Perhaps an unfortunate seating position for George W. Bush…


[Image: Matt Dunham/AP/Press Association Images]

First posted at 9.03pm

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