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Subway sandwiches are too sugary to be classed as ‘bread’ says Irish court

Subway sandwiches are loved by millions of people, many of whom enjoy one every day of the working week.

However, the reason they are so tasty is likely to be the huge quantity of sugar in the bread.

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Spinetingling: Worshippers from 300 churches sing The Irish Blessing

There are few more glorious sounds than hundreds of people coming together to sing in unison to lift spirits in times of trouble.

That’s exactly what happened when worshippers from more than 300 churches in every county of Ireland got together through the wonders of technology to sing a one-thousand-year-old hymn.

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Gossip is worse than Covid-19, says Pope Francis

Pope Francis has surprised worshippers with a sermon on the unlikely subject of gossip.

Pope Francis says gossip is worse than Covid-19.

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Irish people worrying so much we top European anxiety league

We don’t tend to think about Irish people worrying…after all, we have a reputation for being easy going and quick to look on the bright side of life.

Irish people worrying so much that they top European anxiety league

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Singer Imelda May recites poem You Don’t Get to be Irish and Racist

Irish singer Imelda May has released a video of her reciting a poem called You Don’t Get to be Irish and Racist.

Imelda May You Don't Get to be Irish and Racist

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Ireland ‘safer from Covid-19 than both the US and UK’

Ireland ranks higher than both the United States and the United Kingdom in protecting its citizens from Covid-19, according to a new worldwide study.

Ireland ranked higher than US and UK for Covid safety

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Prince Charles sends message of friendship to Ireland – he’s saddened he can’t visit

Prince Charles has sent a warm message of friendship to the people of Ireland saying he and his wife Camilla love visiting and miss being able to do so due to the Covid-19 outbreak. The message includes a couple of lines in Irish urging people to remain safe and well.

Prince Charles sends message to Ireland

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Irish postal workers perform spinetingling version of Ireland’s Call in tribute to care staff

More than 50 Irish postal workers are raising money for a leading hospital with a video of them performing a spinetingling version of Ireland’s Call.

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Almost half the clergy in one Irish Catholic diocese ‘cocooning’ for their own safety

Almost half the clergy in an Irish Catholic diocese are ‘cocooning’ for their own safety as the coronavirus pandemic continues.

The country is on lockdown as we battle to get the situation under control, people are not allowed to leave their homes unless it for essential reasons such as buying food or medicine.

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Conor McGregor urges government to do more to keep people safe

Irish UFC legend Conor McGregor has vowed to spend $1 million on personal protective equipment for staff at hospitals in the Leinster province.

It comes after he was contacted by Ireland’s Minister for Finance Paschal Donohoe, who asked him to use his influence to encourage people to practice social distancing.