# Desperate Times

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Irish Water asked for schools to reduce or turn off their water supplies during the drought
Michael O'Reilly lodges appeal against provisional suspension for failed doping test
After switching to a two-day work week, Venezuela moves clocks forward to save power
ISIS have taken their oil, so Syria has put a tax on shwarmas to pay for the civil war
Chelsea ban banter as they bid to curb poor early season form - reports
Rodgers open to January signings at Liverpool
Cash-strapped traders are turning to non-traditional lenders
11 reasons renting in Ireland is the absolute worst
Not-so-Jobless Paddy: Billboard jobseeker wins PR role with Paddy Power
'Jobless Paddy' takes out billboard advert in bid to stave off emigration