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Friday 2 June 2023 Dublin: 11°C

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Myanmar extends Suu Kyi’s prison term to 26 years
A new ruling adds three years more jail time to the 17 years she is already serving for other offences.
# Anthony Horgan
Serial burglar who shone torch in face of pensioner (83) has jail time increased on appeal
Anthony Horgan had his jail time increased by three years.
All time
# Prestbury Park
Plans to extend Cheltenham Festival to five days back on the table
An extra day of racing could come into place in 2023, according to reports.
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Germany to extend lockdown until 7 March amid concern over variants
Some exceptions will be made with hairdressers permitted to resume business on 1 March.
# extended
Northern Ireland schools to remain shut until at least March
Special education schools and childcare are to continue to remain open.
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Rent freeze to be extended beyond 20 July
It is understood a memo will go to Cabinet on Monday to approve the measures.
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Covid pandemic payment will ‘absolutely’ be extended
The payment of €350 a week is due to expire mid-June.
# Jobseekers
JobPath scheme extended by one year to help with 'labour uncertainty' from Brexit
Controversy has overshadowed the scheme over the years due to complaints from users of the service.
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No Walters as Ireland squad to face Denmark in World Cup play-off announced
The Boys in Green meet the Danes over two legs in November.
# extended
Schmidt adds three players to Ireland squad as Gordon D'Arcy dropped
Michael Bent, Tadhg Furlong and Dan Tuohy have been called to Carton House this week.
# holy ship!
Watch: A cruise ship being cut in half and extended by 30m (No, really!)
This timelapse explains it all.