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Monday 29 May 2023 Dublin: 14°C

# Slaughter

This year
# Civil War
The hurt remains: Ballyseedy and the story of a bomb blast that still roars 100 years later
This weekend marks 100 years from the massacre of eight IRA anti-treaty men at Ballyseedy.
All time
# butchered
Tigers are being slaughtered to entertain rich businessmen in China
That’s according to their state media.
# taiji
Japanese fishermen capture dolphins ahead of slaughter
Activists have streamed live footage of the capture online.
# Your Say
Poll: Should TV programmes be allowed to show the slaughter of farm animals?
Tonight’s Ear to the Ground programme will show its presenter killing a turkey. An animal rights group has called for the scene to be removed. Do you agree?
# Libya
At least 31 killed, more than 200 injured in Libya gun attack
Gunmen opened fire on a crowd demanding their disbandment, officials say.
# Slaughter
Workers kills eight - and then himself - in Connecticut massacre
Driver was due to be sacked after being caught stealing.