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Jose Mourinho dedicates Tottenham victory to Marouane Fellaini
The Belgian midfielder was booed when he was introduced late on this afternoon.
# article 50
Theresa May has scored a symbolic win in her plan for a speedy Brexit
But her government may have to show its negotiating hand.
# forced out
Mandatory retirement has lead to more 65-year-olds on the dole than at any other age
Age Action is calling for mandatory retirement clauses that force people out of their work because of their age to be abolished.
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Anyone can get dementia, but everyone can help by understanding more.
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'He was not booed by Man United fans' - Mourinho promises Rooney 'respect he deserves'
The dropped England captain returned to Old Trafford earlier in the week.
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Wayne Rooney 'shocked and disappointed' by boos
The Manchester United forward is under pressure from a section of the England support.
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Clare's Podge Collins backs new management team to do 'great job'
Donal Moloney and Gerry O’Connor will succeed Davy Fitzgerald for the Banner County.
# irish sign language
'Elderly deaf people need to be looked after' - The Deaf community reacts to the death of two men in Bluebell
There are approximately 92,000 Deaf people living in Ireland – 5,000 who use Irish Sign Language.
# U-turn
Fianna Fáil have had "more positions than the Kama Sutra" on water charges, says Sinn Féin TD
Fianna Fáil’s Barry Cowen said Sinn Féin is “showboating” with today’s motion.
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Mourinho defends Pogba start - 'World record fee not a big deal'
After impressing on his debut against Southampton last month, the France international came under fire for recent disappointing displays.
# niteline
'It’s extremely difficult to call up a stranger and start pouring your heart out'
Meet the volunteers answering late-night calls from students who need to talk.
# halligone?
What's going to happen to the government if Halligan resigns?
Sinn Fein’s Pearse Doherty said if the government plans to rely on Michael Lowry’s support, it needs to let that be known.
# Domestic Violence
'Think of all those voices desperate for help': Women's Aid helpline receives 41 calls a day
The service is now 24/7, due to increased demand.
# Crime victims helpline
Assault and burglary account for nearly half the calls received by the Crime Victims Helpline in 2015
40% of people who contacted the helpline were looking for emotional support.
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Couple who battled cancer at the same time in different continents 'glad everyday they get up'
‘To be apart from each other at the same time made it extremely difficult.’
WNBA reverses penalties against players who showed support for shooting victims
Each organisation was fined $5,000 and players were each given a $500 penalty.
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The Irish team who bag-packed their way to the World Championships
The Irish softball team are taking part in the World Championships in Canada this week.
# Awkward
Will Enda be putting a timeframe on his departure today?
Don’t bet on it. The Taoiseach is set to address his parliamentary party after a week dominated by gaffes and strange decisions.
# Shoulder to Shoulder
Hundreds attend Black Lives Matter demos in Cork, Dublin and Galway
President Obama also spoke at an emotional memorial in Dallas.
'I was told I'd never write with a pen - and now I'm a teacher'
James Cawley talks about the challenges of Arthrogryposis Multiplex Congentia, and the importance of remaining positive.
'We woke up in a tent last Christmas, now we have a home'
Simon Coveney opened new housing units for people who were homeless in Dublin today.
# Permutations
Here's why Ireland fans should be cheering on England tomorrow
Roy Hodgson’s men could potentially do the Boys in Green a favour.
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'The best thing about being smoke-free is feeling more energetic' - one man's journey to quitting for good
Mark quit smoking after six years, and he’s never looked back.
# Kentucky
In Photos: Thousands line the streets for Muhammad Ali's funeral
The former heavyweight world champion passed away a week ago today.
# end of life
Palliative care patient 'was left groaning in pain before death'
According to new research, one family member said trying to get help for a loved one was like “dealing with the mafia”.
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Watch that time Muhammad Ali talked a suicidal man down off of a ledge in LA
The boxing legend died on Friday night from septic shock at the age of 74.
# Connacht Clan
'It was goosebump stuff' - Connacht fans play their part in Pro12 glory
‘It’s all a bit of a blur now but it’s just an incredible feeling,’ says Ronan Loughney.
# prevention
Support for €1.50 date rape drug test kit to be sold in pubs
The Test Your Drink kit has been tested by the University of Ulster.
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Ronaldo: I hope Mourinho brings back United's identity
The former United attacker believes the former Real Madrid manager is the right man for the job.
# France
Travelling to Euro 2016? You might see some uniformed gardaí on the beat
A total of eight gardaí will be based in Lille and Bordeaux.
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Neville backs Mourinho as best choice for United
The former player believes the coach’s abrasive approach will not stop him from succeeding.
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Paramedic goes the extra mile to help older woman whose husband died on Irish ferry
“They came over for a weekend away, this lady was lost – she was in complete shock.”
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'He's a legend in Norway!' Departing boss Deila backs Roy Keane for Celtic
The Norwegian coach believes the former Manchester United players would be ideal for the vacant role.
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On the road to success? Here's how to push it to the next level
The sky’s the limit…
# backing
Toure warns team-mate Sakho of 'difficult period' to come over alleged anti-doping violation
The 26-year-old Liverpool defender is being investigated by Uefa.
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'Roy Keane would be ideal for Celtic'
A former Bhoys striker believes that the Republic of Ireland assistant boss would be a good choice to take the reins from Ronny Deila.
# findings
New poll shows more than twice as many people want Martin as Taoiseach over Kenny
The poll also found that only 54% of Fine Gael voters want Kenny elected Taoiseach.
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'Roy Keane told me I made the right choice to join Cambuur'
The Cambuur midfielder admitted that he enjoyed training with the Republic of Ireland.
# Cork
Sinn Féin councillor who had been missing for almost two weeks thanks family for support
Stephen Cunningham, one of the youngest elected officials in Ireland, had not been seen since 18 March.
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David Haye to donate cut of money from next fight to help hospitalised Blackwell
Blackwell remains in an induced coma following defeat to Chris Eubank Jr.