• Irish Health Service director resigns amid cancer screening scandal
Irish Health Service director resigns amid cancer screening scandal

CPL says the results of cervical cancer screens conducted by its lab and the three others are well above the accepted accuracy rate for the type of screening specified by the HSE and have been continuously monitored and repeatedly endorsed by Irish health authorities and USA agencies.

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  • German minister warns of implications of U.S. withdrawal from Iran deal
German minister warns of implications of U.S. withdrawal from Iran deal

Germany - along with France and Britain - has said it remains committed to the nuclear deal , and Economy Minister Peter Altmaier said his government had no immediate reason to change its Hermes export guarantee scheme for Iran either. For his part, German foreign minister said Berlin followed the happening on the Golan Heights with "a great conce...

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  • India Asks Myanmar to Secure 'Sustainable' Return of Rohingya Refugees
India Asks Myanmar to Secure 'Sustainable' Return of Rohingya Refugees

Since August previous year, almost 700,000 minority Muslim Rohingyas have fled violence in Myanmar across the border into Bangaldesh's Cox's Bazar, joining several hundred thousand more that were already settled there in overcrowded camps. Over 700,000 Rohingya refugees have fled to Bangladesh since August 2017, following intensive army operations ...

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  • UK, French, German foreign ministers to meet over Iran on Tuesday
UK, French, German foreign ministers to meet over Iran on Tuesday

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Tuesday that Iran will remain in the agreement without the US. Iran and other signatories to the JCPOA say they will remain committed to the nuclear deal, despite U.S. The remaining signatories to the deal-UK, France, Russia, China and Germany-have said that they will continue to enforce the deal. Zarif ...

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  • Graham Burke part of provisional Ireland squad for upcoming friendlies
Graham Burke part of provisional Ireland squad for upcoming friendlies

O'Neill watched Burke in The Hoops' impressive 3-0 league win over Cork City last Monday week when he opened the scoring with a stunning 25 yard drive - his ninth goal of the Premier Division campaign. Shamrock Rovers striker Graham Burke has been called up by O'Neill, while former St Patrick's Athletic goalkeeper Conor O'Malley - now of Peterb...

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  • All Saints parents worry after lockdown due to detonated package discovery
All Saints parents worry after lockdown due to detonated package discovery

Officers responded to a "criminal mischief" call at 9:18 a.m. outside St. Stephen's Episcopal Church on Delaware Street, Beaumont Police Chief Jim Singletary said. Rev. C Andrew Doyle, it was the rector of the congregation, Rev. Steven Balke, who first discovered the damage when he arrived at the church. Balke found blown out windows, holes in ...

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  • SC Collegium agrees to reiterate recommendation for Justice KM Joseph - with others
SC Collegium agrees to reiterate recommendation for Justice KM Joseph - with others

The Congress accused the government of deliberately "rejecting" Justice Joseph's elevation as he had headed the bench which overturned the President's rule imposed in Uttarakhand in 2016. On May 2, the Collegium had met on the issue but had deferred its decision. Reacting to the Centre's response, CJI Misra had said the government is "within it...

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  • Trump to propose new prescription medication plan to lower prices
Trump to propose new prescription medication plan to lower prices

The plan aims to increase competition by making it easier for generics and biosimilars to reach the market and eliminating certain government rules that prevent seniors from getting lower priced medications. Brown's package, called the Improving Access to Affordable Prescription Drugs Act, would help ensure that drug companies put patients before p...

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  • 1 detained after reports of armed person at high school in Palmdale
1 detained after reports of armed person at high school in Palmdale

Authorities went to the high school in the 39000 block of 25th Street West in Palmdale about 7 a.m. and detained a person, according to the sheriff's department. Firefighter-paramedics told NBC Los Angeles they received a report of one person with a gunshot wound, though any injuries couldn't be independently confirmed.

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  • Armenia Pashinyan became the new Prime Minister of the country
Armenia Pashinyan became the new Prime Minister of the country

Within 20 days after forming the cabinet, the prime minister is to submit the government's action plan to the parliament for approval. Yerevan's deputy police chief Valeri Osipyan, who took part in negotiations with the organizers of the recent street protests, was nominated to lead the country's police force.

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  • Leave.EU fined £70k over breaches of electoral law
Leave.EU fined £70k over breaches of electoral law

The Commission also considers that the unlawful over-spend may well have been considerably higher than that. Banks denounced the investigation as "a politically motivated attack on Brexit and the 17.4m people who defied the establishment to vote for an independent Britain".

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  • Expert mocked for freakish baby consent claims
Expert mocked for freakish baby consent claims

In a TV interview that's gone viral on social media, sexuality expert Deanne Carson revealed how she was working with parents to set up a " culture of consent " in homes. "For those people I'm posting this". Teaching children consent can begin with aspects as simple as tone, eye-contact and body language . A third commented: 'Sorry but if a ch...

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  • Body found in the search for missing Frightened Rabbit frontman Scott Hutchison
Body found in the search for missing Frightened Rabbit frontman Scott Hutchison

I was incredibly shy as a child, nearly chronically so", he recalled to SPIN in 2010 . His brother, Grant , joined on drums a year later, and they were soon joined by Billy Kennedy. Scott Hutchison went missing earlier this week in Scotland. My thoughts are with Scott's family, friends and fans. Following Hutchison's disappearance, his bandm...

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  • Did Democrats' Blue Wave Crash On The Shores Of Ohio?
Did Democrats' Blue Wave Crash On The Shores Of Ohio?

I really don't think so. Apparently, the party sees Morrisey as an easier challenger due to his past health-care lobbying "in a state that has suffered greatly from the opioid epidemic". But the Democrats haven't shown any ability to boost economic growth, and nowhere was that clearer than during the Obama years, when the economy was frozen in su...

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  • Opening of US Embassy in Jerusalem Days Away
Opening of US Embassy in Jerusalem Days Away

With the opening of the new US embassy in Jerusalem only days away, the embassy changed its Twitter handle to reflect the move from Tel Aviv. Jokowi went on to urge the UNSC and UNGA to discuss and determine further measures to address the issue, while emphasizing Indonesia and its people's commitment to standing with the Palestinian people.

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  • Pakistan to impose reciprocal restrictions on U.S. diplomats
Pakistan to impose reciprocal restrictions on U.S. diplomats

The US officials are already prohibited from risky areas in order to protect them from possible terrorist attack. The US restrictions on the Pakistani diplomats also came into effect on Friday. governments have practised such codes on Russian and Chinese officials. The US lawmakers have also advised the Trump administration not to take imposed ...

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  • President Trump backs out of the Iran Nuclear Deal
President Trump backs out of the Iran Nuclear Deal

He added that he would "advise Iran not to start their nuclear programme". The six major powers involved in these negotiations with Iran were known as the P5+1, which stands for the United Nations security council's five permanent members (the US, France, the UK, China, and Russia) and Germany.

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  • Catalonia's Carles Puigdemont opts out of presidency
Catalonia's Carles Puigdemont opts out of presidency

Spain's constitutional court on request of the Spanish government decided that the approval of the home government the candidate must be present to vote in person. Torra is a lawyer and journalist who has been active in pro-independence lobbies in the wealthy region. Puigdemont, who fled to Belgium after being sacked as regional leader, is now in B...

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  • Solai killer dam was illegal even as death toll reaches 44
Solai killer dam was illegal even as death toll reaches 44

DPP Noordin Haji who ordered investigations into the killer Nakuru dam. A search and rescue operation is under way in Kenya after a deadly dam collapse , which killed at least 49 people with many more still missing. The Standard on Saturday witnessed the opening of waterways to discharge the dam which is nearly full. "A technical team compri...

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  • Tej Pratap Yadav engaged to Aishwarya Rai, see pictures
Tej Pratap Yadav engaged to Aishwarya Rai, see pictures

Lalu Prasad, who is now serving a jail term, was not present at the ring ceremony. This content is restricted to site members. Reports suggested that special preparations had been made by the Hotel Maurya staff to ensure that the engagement ceremony goes smoothly.

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