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Fire at Notre Dame Cathedral extinguished

By Andreina Gonzalez / April 16, 2019

Fire at Notre Dame Cathedral fully extinguished The fire that broke out at Notre Dame Cathedral, destroying the roof and causing the spire to collapse in front of horrified spectators, is the main story on the covers today, in both France and the rest of the world. All over the papers and Social Media, there […]

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The new route of diversity

By Rodrigo Valadares / April 11, 2019

This year, the Dublin Gay Pride Parade will have a new route. The city center will be more colorful on the 29th of June. The celebrations will start at the Garden of Remembrance before starting off from O’Connell Street. In addition to the 7,000 people who will be involved in the event, another 60,000 are […]

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MPs debate Brexit options

By Juliane Girl / March 27, 2019

Today, MPs are deciding on the Brexit plans after putting forward several proposals. This happens after the MPs took over the control of the House from the government. The debates include: no-deal Brexit, forming a customs union and a confirmatory referendum. Conservative MP Jacob Rees-Mogg said of the deal: “Half a loaf is better than […]

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Remember Slavery – Not a Thing of the Past

By Andreina Gonzalez / March 25, 2019

Every year on March 25, the International Day of Remembrance of the Victims of Slavery and the Transatlantic Slave Trade offers the opportunity to honour and remember those who suffered and died at the hands of the brutal slavery system and it is a reminder to work against all forms of modern slavery. From the mid-fifteenth […]

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World Water Day – Water For All

By Andreina Gonzalez / March 22, 2019

World Water Day is celebrated on March 22 across the world by the United Nations. It is about tackling the water crisis by addressing the reasons why so many people are being left behind. As sad and unfair as it sounds, today, millions of people have their access denied to life-saving clean water, decent toilets […]

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International Day of Happiness – Smile today

By Andreina Gonzalez / March 20, 2019

Did you know that today is the International Day of Happiness? Well, according to the United Nations it is. Since 2013, the UN has celebrated March 20 as a way to recognise the importance of happiness in the lives of people around the world. For UNESCO, among the things that bring happiness and joy to […]

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Cyclone Idai devastates Mozambique

By Juliane Girl / March 20, 2019

Cyclone Idai has devastated large parts of Mozambique, Malawi, and Zimbabwe last week. According to the UN, it was the worst catastrophe caused by weather conditions in the southern hemisphere with millions of people being directly affected by the storm. The Mozambique city of Beira had been hit the worst during the disaster. As parts […]

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St. Patrick’s Day Parade 2019

By Andreina Gonzalez / March 18, 2019

Ireland and the world celebrated yesterday (March 17) St Patrick’s Day 2019 with parades, parties and endless activities. This year around half a million attendees were estimated in Dublin city. This Festival is a monumental occasion for Ireland. More than 3,000 people took part in the country’s largest St Patrick’s Day parade, celebrating Irish storytelling. […]

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Christchurch mosque massacre

By Andreina Gonzalez / March 15, 2019

A gun attack on two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand, during afternoon prayers has left 49 people dead   Forty-nine people have been killed and another 48 hurt after mass shootings at two Christchurch mosques in what has been described as the worst evil attack on New Zealand. The police reported the attacks developed today […]

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Blackout in Venezuela to the sixth day

By Andreina Gonzalez / March 12, 2019

Today (March 12) means Venezuelans have been 6 days immersed into darkness, as a massive nationwide blackout hit the country on Thursday evening. As the Irish Times puts it, even though “power cuts have become frequent events in recent years as a result of an economic crisis, Thursday’s blackout was unprecedented due to its geographical […]

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