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Pro players among 83 arrested by police in tennis match-fixing probe
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Pro players among 83 arrested by police in tennis match-fixing probe

Jan 10th 2019, 4:37 PM 5,733 Views 3 Comments

A player who competed in last year’s US Open is among the 28 professionals arrested by Spanish authorities.

'It is a relentless war': Tánaiste wants to weaken the power of gang leaders in prisons
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'It is a relentless war': Tánaiste wants to weaken the power of gang leaders in prisons

Apr 27th 2017, 2:19 PM 9,383 Views 28 Comments

Frances Fitzgerald has said resources must be in place to tackle gangland’s grip on Irish society.

Police in India arrest schoolgirl for allegedly cheating in an exam
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Police in India arrest schoolgirl for allegedly cheating in an exam

Jun 26th 2016, 5:49 PM 20,702 Views 31 Comments

Suspicion was raised after the student was unable to spell the name of her subject.

New laws will see repeat burglars hit with longer jail terms
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New laws will see repeat burglars hit with longer jail terms

Jan 18th 2016, 10:08 AM 9,466 Views 36 Comments

Minister Frances Fitzgerald has said the new laws will deal with Ireland’s “hardened cohort” of repeat offenders.

Amazon set to take legal action against more than 1,000 'fake reviewers'
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Amazon set to take legal action against more than 1,000 'fake reviewers'

Oct 18th 2015, 3:08 PM 15,179 Views 19 Comments

The fake reviews were being offered for sale for as little as $5 (€4.40).

Five arrested over China shopping centre sex tape
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Five arrested over China shopping centre sex tape

Jul 19th 2015, 3:00 PM 35,589 Views 9 Comments

A video showing a couple having sex went viral on the China’s Twitter-like Weibo.

One day's policing in Belfast last month cost more than £300,000
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One day's policing in Belfast last month cost more than £300,000

Sep 5th 2014, 7:35 AM 4,947 Views 50 Comments

PSNI Chief Constable today issued a report to the Northern Ireland Policing Board.

WHO calls for ban on smoking e-cigarettes indoors
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WHO calls for ban on smoking e-cigarettes indoors

Aug 26th 2014, 1:37 PM 14,481 Views 81 Comments

The organisation has called for measures to be taken against the devices until further research is conducted.

The government is going to regulate the sale of e-cigarettes and ban their sale to under 18s
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The government is going to regulate the sale of e-cigarettes and ban their sale to under 18s

Jun 25th 2014, 8:30 AM 10,421 Views 93 Comments

Health Minister James Reilly has previously expressed concerns about the harmful effects of electronic cigarettes.