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Steve Bannon has agreed to talk to special counsel Robert Mueller in the Trump-Russia probe

Wednesday  20:35,   17 january 2018
Vox.com

“Mueller will hear everything Bannon has to say,” a source close to Bannon said. Stephen Bannon, President Donald Trump’s former chief strategist, has agreed to be interviewed by special counsel Robert Mueller’s team about possible collusion between [...]

iCreate India-Israel bonhomie: Netanyahu's Jai Hind, Modi's Shalom in Ahmedabad

Wednesday  18:20,   17 january 2018
India Today

iCreate India-Israel bonhomie: Netanyahu's Jai Hind, Modi's Shalom in AhmedabadOn the third day of Benjamin Netanyahu's six-day trip to India, Modi took his Israeli guest to his home state Gujarat, where the two also held an eight-km[...]

Wish him all the best: Rajinikanth on Kamal Haasan’s political debut

Wednesday  18:20,   17 january 2018
India Today

Wish him all the best: Rajinikanth on Kamal Haasan’s political debutExtending his wishes to Haasan for announcing his political debut, Rajinikanth said, "I wish him all the[...]

Kerry Babies probe: Taoiseach to consider compensation payment to Joanne Hayes

Wednesday  18:10,   17 january 2018
Press Association

Leo Varadkar said Ms Hayes had been very badly treated by the state and society.Mr Varadkar said Joanne Hayes had been “very badly treated” by the state and[...]

Appeal for dash cam footage and witnesses after 70-year-old man killed in three-car M7 crash

Wednesday  18:10,   17 january 2018
Journal.ie

The collision happened around 2pm at Birdhill, Co Tipperary yesterday. A man in his 70s was killed and two other people were brought by ambulance to University Hospital Limerick.Gardaí in Nenagh are appealing for anyone travelling on the M7 motorway [...]

North and South Korea to form joint Olympic team

Wednesday  16:55,   17 january 2018
Sky News

<p>North and South Korea are to form their first joint Olympic team and march together at the opening ceremony, Seoul says.</p>The two countries will field a joint women's ice hockey team for the Winter Olympics in PyeongChang, South Korea,[...]

Five rapes in 5 days: Haryana CM Khattar calls incidents ‘unfortunate’, lists steps taken

Wednesday  16:51,   17 january 2018
Hindustan Times

Five rapes in 5 days: Haryana CM Khattar calls incidents ‘unfortunate’, lists steps takenKhattar also enumerated steps taken by the government to address the situation, arrest the culprits and make the state a safer place for[...]

A 'Natural Meteor Fireball' Just Exploded in the Sky Over Michigan

Wednesday  16:05,   17 january 2018
Time

Social media was alight Tuesday with videos that appeared to show a fireball blazing through the night sky above highways of southeast Michigan, and flashes of blue and orange light over settled snow.&nbsp;As witness accounts — as well as[...]

Kamal Haasan to announce political party's name on 21 February

Wednesday  14:56,   17 january 2018
Livemint

Kamal Haasan to announce political party's name on 21 FebruaryWATCH (Video provided by[...]

Could this be our next president?

Wednesday  14:17,   17 january 2018
Journal.ie

Seán Kelly MEP thinks he may have a “great opportunity” to connect with people. © Eamonn Farrell RollingNews.ie Sean Kelly supporters ahead of the EU Parliament election in 2014. President Michael D Higgins said upon his election to the [...]

Dolores O'Riordan post-mortem results now due for release tomorrow

Wednesday  14:16,   17 january 2018
Independent.ie

The post-mortem results from the death of Cranberries' singer Dolores O'Riordan are now due for release tomorrow, the coroner has confirmed. © Provided by Irish Independent Dolores O’Riordan death The results were initially[...]

Five things the Taoiseach said in his special address to the European Parliament

Wednesday  14:16,   17 january 2018
Independent.ie

Five things the Taoiseach said in his special address to the European ParliamentHe was the first head of government to do so. The President of the European Commission Jean Claude-Juncker and lead Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier were also[...]

Watch Live: NASA to Reveal Energy Breakthrough That Can Take Humans to Mars and Power a Home for 10 Years

Wednesday  13:41,   17 january 2018
Newsweek

The agency hasn't tried building a nuclear fission reactor for space since the[...]

World's biggest flooded cave found in Mexico, explorers say

Wednesday  13:15,   17 january 2018
Reuters

A group of divers has connected two underwater caverns in eastern Mexico to reveal what is believed to be the biggest flooded cave on the planet, a discovery that could help shed new light on the ancient Maya civilization. © REUTERS Scuba [...]

Farmer faces 193 animal welfare charges

Wednesday  13:00,   17 january 2018
Independent.ie

A 64 year old west Clare farmer was this week returned for trial in connection with 193 animal welfare charges. At Kilrush District Court yesterday, Martin Gerald Foley of Lislanihan, Kilkee appeared in connection with the[...]