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    Minister says €10m recovered in initiatives to combat welfare fraud

    Joan Burton, Minister for Social Protection, discusses how data sharing is combating welfare fraud
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    Russia threatens to respond if its interests in Ukraine are attacked

    Daniel Kennedy, Associate Editor at Open Democracy Russia, discusses the deepening crisis between Ukraine and Russia
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    The scourge of female genital mutilation in Kenya

    Gavin Jennings reports on projects in Kenya educating young women about FGM
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    National Parents Council expresses disappointment with teachers' behaviour

    Don Myers, President of the National Parents Council Post-Primary, believes teachers should correct exams as part of Junior Cycle reforms
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    Government to run by-elections on same day as European and local elections

    Fionnan Sheahan, Group Political Editor, reports that the Government is to run two by-elections on the same day as the European and local elections in May
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    HSE to ban e-cigarettes in all health service facilities

    Dr Stephanie O'Keefe, HSE National Director for Health and Wellbeing, discusses the forthcoming ban on the use of e-cigarettes in all health service facilities
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    Woman remains in custody following deaths of three children in London

    Ciaran Jenkins, North of England Correspondent, Channel 4 News, discusses the arrest of a woman after three young children are found dead at a house in London
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    Hamas agrees to unity pact with the PLO

    Robert Turner, Director of UNRWA in Gaza, explains how a united pact between Hamas and the Palestine Liberation Organisation will affect the work of UNRWA
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    Public Service union calls for reversal of Haddington Road cuts

    Tom Geraghty, General Secretary, Public Service Executive Union, discusses calls for a restoration of pay cuts ahead of his union's annual conference
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    Burren and Cliffs of Moher Geopark shortlisted for world tourism award

    Carol Gleeson, Project Manager for Burren and Cliffs of Moher Geopark explains the impact of the prestigious nomination
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    Cyclist killed in Loughrea Co Galway

    Pat McGrath, Western Correspondent reports on a suspected hit-and-run in Loughrea

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