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At least eight dead after migrant boat capsizes off Canary Islands

At least eight people have died after a boat carrying 35 migrants capsized off the Canary Islands.

The boat, which was heading from the Maghreb region of North Africa, capsized just off the northern Lanzarote village of Orzola.

Emergency services stated that searches for more missing people that were onboard the boat are still underway.


Man charged over Limerick street party last night

One man has been charged following a street party in Limerick last night

Last week’s vaccine target of 100,000 doses missed following delay

Delays at AstraZeneca have lead to the failure of administering last week's vaccine target of 100,000

Number of people in hospital with Covid-19 falls below 500

News figures show that hospital admissions have dropped below 500

COVID-19: 359 new confirmed cases in Ireland

Health officials have confirmed a further 359 cases of Covid-19 in Ireland. Fourteen further people diagnosed with the virus...
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