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Six-hour cleanup at north Dublin beach after sand is left strewn with beer bottles and plastic
Donegal councillor defiant over accusations he took colleague's phone during meeting
Poll: Do you think it's okay to pee in the sea?
Poll: Have you put up your Christmas tree yet?
Man arrested in Kuwait for complaining about the weather
'Stop it, it's ridiculous': Toilet paper limits imposed in Australia to stop virus panic buying
Frenchman fined after crossing mountains to buy cheap cigarettes
Woman dressed as celery ejected from Kerry polling station
Barcelona loanee Arda Turan hit with suspended sentence for firing a gun in a hospital
Men suspected of robbing copper arrested after trying to escape on sulky
Gigi and Bella are reportedly using ‘books as accessories’ so here are 5 others they could use
Wisconsin school ends cheerleading awards for best breasts and bum
Netflix tells people to cop on and stop doing everyday tasks blindfolded for the Bird Box Challenge
Advert for 'glorified shed', being rented for €700/month, removed from website
Someone in Ireland is sitting on €1 million euro and has just hours to claim it
Gardaí caught a few people acting the maggot on Irish roads this weekend
A burglar was caught moonwalking on CCTV on RTÉ's Crimecall last night and it was so weird
Dara Ó Briain called out BBC News for this map that appeared to put Ireland outside the EU
23 thoughts everyone has when they watch Titanic
A guy from Cork was on the new UK Blind Date and one of his options was wearing a wedding dress
Confused judge awards rounds to wrong fighter in Belfast world title bout
Barry's Tea has launched its own range of cocktails and it's peak notions
Everyone thought tonight was going to be when they finally ended the Katy storyline on Fair City
Women have been sharing the worst examples of mansplaining they've ever encountered
Chanel's €1260 branded boomerang is coming in for all sorts of criticism
French election frontrunner Emmanuel Macron takes aim at Ireland's corporate tax rate
Topshop is selling these 'clear plastic jeans' for €76 and enough is enough
10 frankly ludicrous items of clothing that ASOS is trying to fob off on us
'Public smooching is terrorism': Japanese killjoys wage war on Valentine's Day
Ed Sheeran was reunited with his childhood best friend on Graham Norton last night
Leicester protest against Vardy ban with 30,000 masks
Everyone is taking the piss out of this ludicrous Cosmo sex story
French lock Pape warned over 'exaggerated fall' during red-card incident
Ace Dublin deli Juniors has brought back its epic Christmas sandwich due to popular demand
11 Irish items on sale for tourists that are definitely taking the piss
The most Mayo parking job of all time was the talk of Kilkelly last night
An American website called Kerrygold 'fancy butter' and Irish people cried notions
You won't be able to watch the first El Clasico of the season live on TV
Man United the first British club to earn more than half a billion pounds in one year
The layout of this wedding invitation is deeply unfortunate