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The Taoiseach has been met by a large crowd of protestors this afternoon in Cork as he arrived to a job announcement in the city.
Police in Lisburn have released a photo of the aftermath in a near-fatal road collison in a plea for drivers to slow down and take more care.
Two men in their 50s have died in a farming accident in Co Donegal.
A man has been arrested in Co Clare after an Irish Water meter installer was threatened with a gun.
Gardaí are investigating a death threat to a Fine Gael TD following comments by him in the Dáil earlier today.
The country's largest trade union SIPTU has backed protests against water charges, and said it would begin talks with other unions about peaceful demonstrations against the charges.
European officials are warning the coalition that the new water charges could result in a return to austerity.
Fire services workers in Waterford say they were "astounded" by the number of people trying to take photos of a fatal road crash in which a toddler died.