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Bottega Veneta Pulls Out All the Stops For Its New York Runway Debut

Bottega Veneta’s Italian heritage is core to its brand identity. The emphasis on craftsmanship done in specialized ateliers in Italy’s Veneto region is woven into everything it does—particularly its signature leatherwork techniques. So what would such a fundamentally Italian brand look like outside of its native land? Advertisement – Continue …

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Thousands protest over cardiac care in Waterford

Over 2,000 people have taken part in a protest in Waterford city this afternoon over the lack of 24/7 cardiac care at University Hospital Waterford. Last night, the South-Southwest Hospital Group said Minister for Health Simon Harris had directed that UHW should put in place a short extension to the existing …

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New evidence in the search for Amelia Earhart

JULY 2nd of last year marked the 80th anniversary of the disappearance of Amelia Earhart, a pioneering aviatrix (pictured above), and her navigator Fred Noonan over the Pacific Ocean, as they attempted a circumnavigation of the globe in a twin-engined Lockheed Electra monoplane. The many theories about the pair’s demise, …

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Ireland in cruise control to swat Azzurri aside

Ireland claimed a routine but disjointed win over a ragged Italy outfit in their second NatWest Six Nations game but the victory came at a cost as two front-line players suffered injuries. Last weekend’s famous win over France came down to the last kick of the game but this game was …

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Weather warnings in place as bad weather hits country

There are three weather warnings in place for the weekend with gale-force winds, heavy rain and snow showers forecast. A Status Yellow rainfall warning has been issued by Met Éireann for Connacht, Cavan, Monaghan and Donegal. Met Éireann said up to 25-35mm of rainfall is expected this evening. The warning is …

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Hong Kong bus overturns killing 18

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionThe bus was carrying people from a race course when it overturned A double-decker bus has crashed in Hong Kong killing 18 people and injuring nearly 50, officials say. The bus was carrying spectators and workers from horse races when it overturned …

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Woman arrested after three-year-old child hospitalised

A woman in her 40s has been arrested after a three-year-old child was hospitalised this afternoon. Emergency services were called to a house in Shankill, Co Dublin, at about 4.15pm. The child was taken to Our Lady’s Hospital in Crumlin. The woman was arrested in connection with the incident and is being questioned …

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Joint Korean women's hockey team loses opener 8-0

Feb. 10 (UPI) — GANGNEUNG, South Korea, Feb. 10 — Perhaps no other athletes or team received as much time in the spotlight on Saturday at the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics as the joint Korean women’s hockey team. But the players on the ice melted under that spotlight. Switzerland hammered Korea …

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