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RTÉ criticised for inauguration coverage after commentator called Joe Biden a 'criminal'
James Conner of Republicans Overseas previously suggested on air that Antifa was behind the attack on the US Capitol.
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How Biden and Trump reacted to news of the presidential result
President Trump issued his statement while golfing at his club in Virginia.
# Coronavirus
From Myanmar, New York, Mexico, Switzerland to Ireland: The global spread of Covid misinformation
There have been countless claims made about Covid-19. We examined the origins of a select few.
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Debunked: That WhatsApp message with health tips from a doctor in China is false and misleading
A message claiming to be from a friend’s uncle who works in a hospital in China has been circulating lately.
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Leaflets making false link between abortion and cancer on offer at World Meeting of Families
The best-available medical evidence consistently refutes the claims made in the leaflet.
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Woman charged with fraud after claiming husband had died in Grenfell Tower fire
Joyce Msokeri is alleged to have claimed over €10,000 in funds meant for survivors of the fire.
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'Do they really say that?': Schmidt denies claims he has a say on provincial team selection
The Ireland head coach gave a wide-ranging interview to RTÉ’s Michael Corcoran.
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Man United defender denies rumours he's one of two players planning to come out as gay
The Daily Mirror claim one of them is an England international.
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Rolling Stone has been forced into a massive back-down over this frathouse rape story
The magazine has issued an apology after the article was widely discredited.