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A 1-year-old boy has died following a fatal accident on a farm in County Kilkenny.
Gardaí were called to the scene in Johnswell at around 3.20pm this afternoon.
Solidarity TD Paul Murphy is calling for independent and public inquiry into the way the 'Jobstown Six' investigation was carried out.
He was among six men acquitted today of falsely imprisoning the former Tánaiste Joan Burton and her adviser Karen O’Connell at a water charge protest in 2014.
Political leaders have missed a deadline to restore power-sharing in Northern Ireland.
Without the deal, the country faces the prospect of direct rule from Westminster for the first time in a decade.
Downing Street said talks over a new power-sharing deal will now be allowed to continue until Monday, when Northern Ireland Secretary James Brokenshire will make a statement on the British government's intended action.
The report and recommendations of the Citizen’s Assembly regarding the Eighth Amendment have been published.
The recommendations will now be referred to Joint Oireachtas Committee on the Eighth Amendment of the Constitution before further debate in the Dáil and the Seanad.
The US President Donald Trump has gone on a personal attack against several TV presenters.
He referred to Mika Brzezinski as "crazy" while claiming she "was bleeding badly from a face-lift" during an encounter at Mar-a-Lago.
The tweets drew criticism from US politicians, including a number of Republicans.