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From festivals in Florida to touring Dracula’s digs in Romania, we round up the best destinations to visit this October. As summer abandons Europe again this October, eke out the last of the rays and raves in Ibiza, where nightclubs will be going out with a bang for the winter break. When the party finally stops head to the island’s north.

Research project to look at women’s experience of relationships in prison

A new research project is looking to speak with women who have experience of intimate or sexual relationships while in prison.The project is...

19 schools take part in pilot project to teach more subjects through Irish

A number of schools have been selected for a new project to promote the teaching of Irish by incorporating the language into three...

Only four hospitals have zero people waiting on trolleys this morning

There are 573 people waiting on trolleys around the country this morning, according to INMO's Trolley Watch.Of those, 424 are waiting in the...

Man claims he should not have to pay for paternity test as he already...

A man is disputing why he should pay for a paternity test for a child as he claims that he has already given...

Vicky Phelan backs Lorraine Walsh’s decision to quit CervicalCheck committee

Vicky Phelan reactivated her Twitter account last night to back Lorraine Walsh’s decision to quit the CervicalCheck steering committee.Ms Walsh, who was one...

McDonald promises referendum on united Ireland within five years if Sinn Féin enter power

Sinn Féin will be ready to “talk and listen” to other parties about forming a Government after the next General Election, President Mary...

78-year-old grandmother to hunger strike outside Dáil

A 78-year-old grandmother is to go on a hunger strike outside the Dáil as part of an Extinction Rebellion protest.Patricia Devlin, from Kildare,...

Restaurant owners urged to object to calorie information plans on menus

Restaurant owners have been urged to object to government plans to require calorie information to be displayed on menus.A public consultation has been...

Man suing for injuries has case thrown out after taking part in 10km obstacle...

A man who claimed he could no longer carry out manual labour and was unable to raise his arm above his head without...

Argument to not ordain women ‘doesn’t hold up any more’: Fr Brian D’Arcy

The argument for not ordaining women doesn't hold up any more, according to prominent Catholic priest Fr Brian D'Arcy.It comes as the Association...

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