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Ex-cop jailed for 56 more murders Russian serial killer now convicted over deaths of 78 women ‘Angarsk Maniac’: Mikhail Popkov in court in Irkutsk, Russia, yesterday. Photo: AP Post-Soviet Russia's most notorious serial killer, known as the Angarsk Maniac, was given a second life sentence by a Siberian court yesterday after he was found guilty of killing 56 more victims over a...
Detector dog Meg sniffs out €1.36m worth of cannabis in port operation   Detector dog Meg. A detector dog named Meg has helped to sniff out €1.36m worth of herbal cannabis at Dublin Port. The drugs, weighing 68kg, were found on Tuesday during routine operations by Revenue's mobile X-ray scanner and the specially trained dog. They were found concealed in a consignment of...
UK supermarkets using robots to farm its food One of the robots called Harry, that is about the size of a small car, will autonomously remove weeds from fields. Credit: Geoff Pugh British supermarkets are to start selling food farmed in the UK by robots for the first time in a project led by Waitrose, the Telegraph has learned.  The supermarket will use autonomous farming robots to...
Ireland 'actively preparing' for No-Deal Brexit - but Tánaiste believes it 'is still unlikely' Ireland is 'actively preparing' for a No-Deal Brexit - but Tánaiste believes No-Deal 'is still unlikely' Government has been urged to publish its plans to cope with a no-deal Brexit EU Commission's Jean-Claude Juncker: Current deal is 'the best - and only - deal possible' Speaks...
Five missing U.S crew members declared dead after plane collision off Japan A Japan Coast Guard patrol vessel and U.S. Navy airplane conduct search and rescue operation at the area where two U.S. Marine Corps aircraft have been involved in a mishap in the skies, off the coast of Kochi prefecture, Japan, in this aerial view photo taken by Kyodo...
Quarter of Irish bank lending is to UK borrowers, raising fears of Brexit shock 'Negative for Ireland': Sharon Donnery from the Central Bank More than a quarter of lending by the main Irish banks is to borrowers in the UK, leaving the financial system here hugely exposed to a Brexit downturn, the Central Bank has warned. UK-based borrowers account for 26pc of...
EU opens in-depth investigation into £16.6 billion Vodafone-Liberty deal The EU’s antitrust watchdog has concerns about the takeover. Vodafone struck a deal to acquire Liberty’s operations in Germany, the Czech Republic, Hungary and Romania (Dominic Lipinski/PA) The European Commission is to open an in-depth competition probe into Vodafone’s 18.4 billion euro (£16.6 billion) acquisition of a raft of Liberty Global assets. Earlier this...
How do I become an account manager? Are you self-motivated, friendly and customer-focused? If you answered yes then you’re probably the perfect candidate for an account manager role. But what exactly do they do? And how do you succeed in this career? Well, we’re glad you asked. This article contains everything you need to know about becoming an account manager. What...
Grace Millane murder investigation: Detectives search for shovel Ms Millane (22) died while travelling in New Zealand and her body was found in bushland on Sunday afternoon, about 30 feet from a highway outside the New Zealand city. Photo: Lucie Blackman Trust /PA Wire Police investigating the murder of British backpacker Grace Millane are looking for a shovel believed to be...
Frank McGovern: 'Heat is on to stop the rising threat of global warming' Burning issue: Plans are in place to make the EU climate neutral by 2050. Photo: John Giles/PA It is three years since world governments signed off on the Paris Agreement, with its goal to hold global temperature increase to well below 2C and to pursue efforts to limit...

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